The table below looks at the statistics for Straight-Through Processing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Straight-Through Processing over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Straight-Through Processing
Rank 856 848 861
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 39 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.047% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.057% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 31
Average salary £60,000 £72,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £47,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92374 89648 91863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.25% 81.74% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 76138 72001 78206
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Straight-Through Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Straight-Through Processing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Straight-Through Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Straight-Through Processing within the UK.

Straight-Through Processing Salary Trend in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Straight-Through Processing over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 within the UK.

Straight-Through Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Straight-Through Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 36 £65,000 -10.34% 1
London +3 29 £60,000 -17.24% 1
City of London +22 7 £65,000 -18.75% 1
Essex - 6 £70,000 -
East of England - 6 £70,000 -
Croydon - 4 - -
Glasgow - 3 £34,000 -
Brentwood - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 £34,000 -
Basildon - 2 £70,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
South West - 1 £30,000 -

Straight-Through Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Straight-Through Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Straight-Through Processing.

1 39 (61.90%) Finance
2 28 (44.44%) SQL
3 25 (39.68%) Java
4 22 (34.92%) Banking
5 18 (28.57%) Derivative
6 16 (25.40%) Workflow
7 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.63%) Investment Banking
8 13 (20.63%) UNIX
8 13 (20.63%) SWIFT
9 12 (19.05%) C#
10 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
10 11 (17.46%) FIX Protocol
10 11 (17.46%) Multithreading
11 10 (15.87%) Degree
11 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.87%) Project Management
11 10 (15.87%) OO
12 9 (14.29%) Python
12 9 (14.29%) Linux
12 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
12 9 (14.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 8 (12.70%) C++
13 8 (12.70%) .NET
13 8 (12.70%) QA
14 7 (11.11%) Test Scripting
14 7 (11.11%) STL
14 7 (11.11%) MS Office
14 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
14 7 (11.11%) Solaris

Straight-Through Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Straight-Through Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Straight-Through Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) IIS
1 1 (1.59%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Office
2 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Summit
2 2 (3.17%) MultiFonds
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) FTP
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.59%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) NAS
2 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.76%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 39 (61.90%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Banking
3 13 (20.63%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.52%) Legal
4 6 (9.52%) Back Office
5 5 (7.94%) Front Office
5 5 (7.94%) Billing
6 2 (3.17%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Java Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 8 (12.70%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) C++ Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Tester
8 5 (7.94%) Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Product Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Technical Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Validation Consultant
10 3 (4.76%) EDI Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Business Manager
11 2 (3.17%) Business Project Manager
11 2 (3.17%) Integration Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Summit Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (12.70%) .NET
3 7 (11.11%) STL
4 6 (9.52%) XML
5 5 (7.94%) Middleware
5 5 (7.94%) Java EE
6 3 (4.76%) RESTful
6 3 (4.76%) HTML
6 3 (4.76%) EDI
6 3 (4.76%) J2EE
6 3 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (3.17%) SOAP
7 2 (3.17%) XSD
7 2 (3.17%) XSL
7 2 (3.17%) XSLT
7 2 (3.17%) Web Services
7 2 (3.17%) WinForms
7 2 (3.17%) Ajax
7 2 (3.17%) WPF
8 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Derivative
2 13 (20.63%) SWIFT
3 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (14.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 7 (11.11%) Equities
6 6 (9.52%) Client/Server
7 5 (7.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (7.94%) Hedge funds
8 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
9 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
9 3 (4.76%) Credit Risk
10 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
10 2 (3.17%) User Experience
10 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
10 2 (3.17%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (1.59%) DTCC
11 1 (1.59%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) UNIX
2 9 (14.29%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) Solaris
4 3 (4.76%) Windows
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Workflow
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.46%) Multithreading
4 10 (15.87%) OO
4 10 (15.87%) Project Management
5 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 7 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 7 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.52%) Use Case
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.94%) Product Management
8 5 (7.94%) Procure-to-pay
9 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.35%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (6.35%) Analytics
9 4 (6.35%) Wealth Management
9 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.76%) Validation
10 3 (4.76%) Web Design
10 3 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) SQL
2 25 (39.68%) Java
3 12 (19.05%) C#
4 9 (14.29%) Python
5 8 (12.70%) C++
6 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) VBA
7 3 (4.76%) Perl
7 3 (4.76%) R
8 2 (3.17%) Scala
8 2 (3.17%) VBScript
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.59%) PMP
3 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.59%) MCTS
3 1 (1.59%) MCITP
3 1 (1.59%) MCP
3 1 (1.59%) MCSE
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.59%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.17%) SunGard
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Sybase
3 2 (3.17%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.17%) IONA
4 1 (1.59%) Reuters
4 1 (1.59%) McAfee
4 1 (1.59%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) F5
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Misys
4 1 (1.59%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.59%) webMethods
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