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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Straight-Through Processing
Rank 848 851 853
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 32 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.037% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.044% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 29
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £43,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 - £125,000

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
87161 85486 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.66% 82.26% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71806 68211 75331
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 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Straight-Through Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Top 10 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 26 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 29 £66,250 -17.18% 3
London -4 27 £66,250 -17.18% 3
City of London -3 7 £65,000 +1.96% 2
Scotland - 3 £34,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £34,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £30,000 -
Essex - 1 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
East of England - 1 £70,000 -
South West - 1 £30,000 -

Straight-Through Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 37 (61.67%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) Workflow
2 23 (38.33%) Java
2 23 (38.33%) SQL
3 21 (35.00%) Banking
4 20 (33.33%) Derivative
5 18 (30.00%) C#
6 16 (26.67%) Risk Management
7 14 (23.33%) Back Office
7 14 (23.33%) Equities
8 12 (20.00%) Summit
8 12 (20.00%) .NET
9 11 (18.33%) FIX Protocol
9 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (16.67%) Degree
10 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.67%) Investment Banking
11 9 (15.00%) C++
11 9 (15.00%) Project Management
12 8 (13.33%) UNIX
12 8 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (11.67%) Credit Risk
13 7 (11.67%) Multithreading
13 7 (11.67%) QA
13 7 (11.67%) Test Scripting
13 7 (11.67%) SWIFT
13 7 (11.67%) MS Office
13 7 (11.67%) IONA
13 7 (11.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 7 (11.67%) Credit Derivative

Straight-Through Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (5.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) FTP
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.67%) Network Security
2 1 (1.67%) NAS
2 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.00%) Subversion
2 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
General
1 37 (61.67%) Finance
2 21 (35.00%) Banking
3 14 (23.33%) Back Office
4 10 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 6 (10.00%) Front Office
5 6 (10.00%) Legal
6 5 (8.33%) Billing
7 2 (3.33%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (3.33%) Marketing
8 1 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Tester
5 6 (10.00%) Summit Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Product Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Summit Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) EDI Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Validation Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) .NET
2 11 (18.33%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (10.00%) XML
4 5 (8.33%) Java EE
5 3 (5.00%) RESTful
5 3 (5.00%) HTML
5 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.00%) J2EE
5 3 (5.00%) CSS
5 3 (5.00%) EDI
5 3 (5.00%) CORBA
6 2 (3.33%) WinForms
6 2 (3.33%) Ajax
6 2 (3.33%) Middleware
6 2 (3.33%) SOAP
6 2 (3.33%) STL
6 2 (3.33%) Web Services
6 2 (3.33%) XSD
6 2 (3.33%) XSL
6 2 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Derivative
2 14 (23.33%) Equities
3 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.67%) Credit Risk
4 7 (11.67%) SWIFT
4 7 (11.67%) Credit Derivative
4 7 (11.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 5 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (8.33%) Hedge funds
6 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
7 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
8 2 (3.33%) User Experience
9 1 (1.67%) Open Source
9 1 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) UNIX
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Workflow
2 16 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Test Scripting
6 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
6 7 (11.67%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.33%) OO
8 5 (8.33%) Use Case
8 5 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (8.33%) Product Management
9 4 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (6.67%) Analytics
9 4 (6.67%) Wealth Management
9 4 (6.67%) Web Development
10 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) Java
1 23 (38.33%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) C#
3 9 (15.00%) C++
4 6 (10.00%) C
5 5 (8.33%) Perl
6 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.67%) VBA
6 4 (6.67%) Python
7 3 (5.00%) R
8 2 (3.33%) Scala
8 2 (3.33%) VBScript
9 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.67%) MCTS
3 1 (1.67%) MCITP
3 1 (1.67%) MCP
3 1 (1.67%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.67%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) IONA
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Misys
5 2 (3.33%) SunGard
5 2 (3.33%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) McAfee
6 1 (1.67%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) F5
6 1 (1.67%) HP
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