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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Straight-Through Processing
Rank 829 904 830
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -74
Permanent jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 44 15 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.013% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.015% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 44
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%

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
88868 97779 88218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.13% 82.70% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72292 79425 72637
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Straight-Through Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Top 7 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 29 May 2015. 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 +75 44 £60,000 -4.00% 1
London +73 28 £60,000 -4.00% 1
East of England +36 16 £60,000 -
Brentwood - 16 £60,000 -
Essex - 16 £60,000 -
City of London +41 4 £76,500 +27.50% 1
Canary Wharf - 4 £55,000 -

Straight-Through Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 46 (62.16%) Finance
2 37 (50.00%) SQL
2 37 (50.00%) Workflow
3 29 (39.19%) Derivative
4 25 (33.78%) Back Office
5 24 (32.43%) Risk Management
6 22 (29.73%) C#
7 21 (28.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (28.38%) Credit Risk
8 20 (27.03%) Wealth Management
9 19 (25.68%) Front Office
9 19 (25.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
11 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (21.62%) Mobile App
12 16 (21.62%) Java
12 16 (21.62%) Equities
13 15 (20.27%) Summit
13 15 (20.27%) C++
13 15 (20.27%) Reference Data
14 14 (18.92%) Unit Testing
14 14 (18.92%) .NET
14 14 (18.92%) QA
14 14 (18.92%) Banking
15 13 (17.57%) Business Analysis
16 12 (16.22%) Oracle
16 12 (16.22%) E-Commerce
16 12 (16.22%) Multithreading
17 11 (14.86%) Performance Testing
17 11 (14.86%) UNIX

Straight-Through Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (4.05%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) WAN
1 2 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.35%) Frame Relay
2 1 (1.35%) IPsec
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) VoIP
2 1 (1.35%) OSPF
2 1 (1.35%) BGP
2 1 (1.35%) VRRP
2 1 (1.35%) DHCP
2 1 (1.35%) FTP
2 1 (1.35%) SNMP
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) VPN
2 1 (1.35%) SSL
2 1 (1.35%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) ClearCase
1 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
1 8 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.05%) JIRA
General
1 46 (62.16%) Finance
2 25 (33.78%) Back Office
3 19 (25.68%) Front Office
4 14 (18.92%) Banking
5 6 (8.11%) Wholesale Banking
6 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
7 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.70%) Billing
9 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Analyst
2 26 (35.14%) Developer
3 25 (33.78%) Business Analyst
4 12 (16.22%) Support Analyst
5 10 (13.51%) Risk Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Financial Business Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Summit Business Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) AWS Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Summit Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Java Swing Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) FX Business Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.70%) Consultant
10 2 (2.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) .NET
2 11 (14.86%) Swing
3 10 (13.51%) Middleware
3 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
4 8 (10.81%) Ajax
4 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
5 7 (9.46%) HTML
5 7 (9.46%) CSS
6 3 (4.05%) CORBA
7 2 (2.70%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.35%) XML
8 1 (1.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.19%) Derivative
2 21 (28.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (28.38%) Credit Risk
3 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (21.62%) Mobile App
4 16 (21.62%) Equities
5 15 (20.27%) Reference Data
6 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
7 7 (9.46%) SWIFT
7 7 (9.46%) Credit Derivative
8 5 (6.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 4 (5.41%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.35%) Fixed Income
10 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) UNIX
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Workflow
2 24 (32.43%) Risk Management
3 20 (27.03%) Wealth Management
4 19 (25.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (18.92%) Unit Testing
6 13 (17.57%) Business Analysis
7 12 (16.22%) E-Commerce
7 12 (16.22%) Multithreading
8 11 (14.86%) Performance Testing
9 10 (13.51%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (13.51%) Use Case
9 10 (13.51%) Product Management
9 10 (13.51%) SDLC
10 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (9.46%) OOD
11 7 (9.46%) Quantitative Analysis
12 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (6.76%) Regression Testing
13 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
13 5 (6.76%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) SQL
2 22 (29.73%) C#
3 16 (21.62%) Java
4 15 (20.27%) C++
5 8 (10.81%) VB.NET
5 8 (10.81%) Perl
6 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.11%) C
8 5 (6.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
1 3 (4.05%) ISEB
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.35%) CCSP
2 1 (1.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.92%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) EMIR
2 2 (2.70%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) Sybase
3 8 (10.81%) Solace
4 6 (8.11%) IONA
5 3 (4.05%) IBM
5 3 (4.05%) Misys
6 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.35%) Reuters
6 1 (1.35%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) Avaya
6 1 (1.35%) EMC
6 1 (1.35%) F5
6 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds