The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Straight-Through Processing
Rank 895 797 873
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +76
Permanent jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 22 86 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.077% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.098% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 15 68 46
Average salary £85,000 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 April 2014 within the UK.

Straight-Through Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Top 8 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -106 22 £85,000 +30.76% 2
London -112 16 £87,500 +34.61% 2
City of London -21 6 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Halifax - 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 - -
Yorkshire - 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 -

Straight-Through Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (57.63%) Banking
2 33 (55.93%) Finance
3 25 (42.37%) Equities
4 23 (38.98%) Derivative
5 20 (33.90%) Electronic Trading
5 20 (33.90%) Shell Script
5 20 (33.90%) Linux
6 19 (32.20%) Retail
7 18 (30.51%) Algorithmic Trading
7 18 (30.51%) C++
7 18 (30.51%) Low Latency
8 17 (28.81%) SQL
8 17 (28.81%) Risk Management
9 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
9 15 (25.42%) Investment Management
10 14 (23.73%) Retail Banking
10 14 (23.73%) Corporate Banking
11 13 (22.03%) Degree
11 13 (22.03%) Analytics
12 12 (20.34%) Python
13 11 (18.64%) Workflow
13 11 (18.64%) Investment Banking
13 11 (18.64%) Summit
14 10 (16.95%) Front Office
15 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
16 8 (13.56%) Mathematics
16 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
16 8 (13.56%) Law
16 8 (13.56%) C
17 7 (11.86%) Java

Straight-Through Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (1.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) KDB
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.39%) Maven
1 2 (3.39%) Subversion
1 2 (3.39%) Selenium
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (57.63%) Banking
2 33 (55.93%) Finance
3 19 (32.20%) Retail
4 14 (23.73%) Retail Banking
4 14 (23.73%) Corporate Banking
5 11 (18.64%) Investment Banking
6 10 (16.95%) Front Office
7 8 (13.56%) Law
8 4 (6.78%) Back Office
9 2 (3.39%) Marketing
10 1 (1.69%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Analyst
2 20 (33.90%) Business Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Developer
4 10 (16.95%) C++ Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Summit Business Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Lead Business Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Change Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Quantitative Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Project Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.69%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (6.78%) STL
3 3 (5.08%) WPF
4 2 (3.39%) XML
4 2 (3.39%) HTML
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.39%) Spring
5 1 (1.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.69%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (1.69%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.69%) Java EE
5 1 (1.69%) WCF
5 1 (1.69%) GWT
5 1 (1.69%) WinForms
5 1 (1.69%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.69%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Equities
2 23 (38.98%) Derivative
3 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
4 8 (13.56%) Mathematics
4 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.47%) Online Banking
5 5 (8.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (6.78%) Hedge funds
6 4 (6.78%) Credit Risk
6 4 (6.78%) Reference Data
7 3 (5.08%) Fixed Income
8 2 (3.39%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (3.39%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (3.39%) Open Source
8 2 (3.39%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.69%) iPhone
9 1 (1.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Electronic Trading
2 18 (30.51%) Algorithmic Trading
2 18 (30.51%) Low Latency
3 17 (28.81%) Risk Management
4 15 (25.42%) Investment Management
5 13 (22.03%) Analytics
6 11 (18.64%) Workflow
7 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Release Management
9 5 (8.47%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (8.47%) UML
9 5 (8.47%) Use Case
10 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Validation
11 3 (5.08%) Migration
12 2 (3.39%) OO
12 2 (3.39%) Project Management
12 2 (3.39%) Regression Testing
12 2 (3.39%) GAP Analysis
12 2 (3.39%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) Shell Script
2 18 (30.51%) C++
3 17 (28.81%) SQL
4 12 (20.34%) Python
5 8 (13.56%) C
6 7 (11.86%) Java
6 7 (11.86%) VB
7 5 (8.47%) C#
8 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.39%) XQuery
9 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) IAS 39
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Sun
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Sybase
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.69%) Polycom
4 1 (1.69%) Tradeweb
4 1 (1.69%) MarketAxess
4 1 (1.69%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.69%) Symantec
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Avaya
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