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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Straight-Through Processing
Rank 886 886 827
Rank change year-on-year
0 -59
Permanent jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 18 23 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.020% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.024% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 38
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +55.17%

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
92938 94397 86367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.18% 82.76% 81.87%
Number of salaries quoted 76796 75339 70773
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Straight-Through Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Top 11 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 4 September 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 +8 18 £60,000 -4.00% 2
London -4 14 £60,000 -4.00% 2
East of England - 4 - -
City of London +35 3 £82,500 +11.86% 1
Brentwood - 3 - -
Essex - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -

Straight-Through Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 43 (69.35%) Finance
2 33 (53.23%) Workflow
3 26 (41.94%) SQL
4 21 (33.87%) Wealth Management
5 19 (30.65%) Mobile App
6 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
7 15 (24.19%) Java
7 15 (24.19%) Credit Risk
8 14 (22.58%) Back Office
8 14 (22.58%) Reference Data
8 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (20.97%) Derivative
9 13 (20.97%) C#
10 12 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
10 12 (19.35%) QA
11 11 (17.74%) Use Case
11 11 (17.74%) Front Office
11 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (17.74%) UNIX
11 11 (17.74%) .NET
12 10 (16.13%) Banking
12 10 (16.13%) SDLC
13 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
13 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
13 9 (14.52%) .NET Framework
13 9 (14.52%) Oracle
13 9 (14.52%) Sybase
14 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
14 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET

Straight-Through Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) VPN
2 1 (1.61%) SSL
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) OSPF
2 1 (1.61%) BGP
2 1 (1.61%) VRRP
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Frame Relay
2 1 (1.61%) IPsec
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.61%) HSRP
2 1 (1.61%) GLBP
2 1 (1.61%) Multicast
2 1 (1.61%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
1 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.84%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
General
1 43 (69.35%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Back Office
3 11 (17.74%) Front Office
4 10 (16.13%) Banking
5 5 (8.06%) Wholesale Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Analyst
2 24 (38.71%) Developer
3 20 (32.26%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Java Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Risk Analyst
6 8 (12.90%) Financial Business Analyst
6 8 (12.90%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 8 (12.90%) Agile Business Analyst
6 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Summit Business Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Java Swing Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Desktop Technician
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support Technician
9 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.84%) Support Technician
10 2 (3.23%) C++ Developer
10 2 (3.23%) FX Business Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Flex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) .NET Framework
3 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 8 (12.90%) Ajax
4 7 (11.29%) HTML
4 7 (11.29%) CSS
5 6 (9.68%) Swing
6 4 (6.45%) Java EE
7 2 (3.23%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.61%) WPF
8 1 (1.61%) Middleware
8 1 (1.61%) JDBC
8 1 (1.61%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Mobile App
2 15 (24.19%) Credit Risk
3 14 (22.58%) Reference Data
3 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (20.97%) Derivative
5 12 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
6 8 (12.90%) Equities
7 5 (8.06%) SWIFT
8 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
8 4 (6.45%) Hedge funds
9 3 (4.84%) User Experience
10 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
11 1 (1.61%) Commodity Exotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) UNIX
2 8 (12.90%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Workflow
2 21 (33.87%) Wealth Management
3 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
4 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.74%) Use Case
5 10 (16.13%) SDLC
6 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.90%) Product Management
7 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (12.90%) Risk Management
8 7 (11.29%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (11.29%) OOD
9 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.68%) Performance Testing
9 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
9 6 (9.68%) Workflow Management
9 6 (9.68%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.45%) Electronic Trading
10 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) SQL
2 15 (24.19%) Java
3 13 (20.97%) C#
4 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.68%) Perl
7 5 (8.06%) C++
7 5 (8.06%) Python
8 2 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.61%) CCSP
3 1 (1.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle
1 9 (14.52%) Sybase
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco
2 1 (1.61%) Misys
2 1 (1.61%) EMC
2 1 (1.61%) Citrix
2 1 (1.61%) Avaya
2 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.61%) IONA
2 1 (1.61%) Reuters
2 1 (1.61%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
2 1 (1.61%) F5
2 1 (1.61%) Solace
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