The table below looks at the prevalence of the term TWAP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TWAP over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Time-Weighted Average Price (TWAP)
UK
Rank 861 952 963
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +11
Permanent jobs citing TWAP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.006% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £70,000 £97,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
32268 41079 41424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.24% 40.75% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26027 32779 33140
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TWAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing TWAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

TWAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TWAP
Salary Trend

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

TWAP Salary Trend in the UK

TWAP
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TWAP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +88 2 £70,000 -28.20% 1
London +58 2 £70,000 -28.20% 1
City of London - 1 - - 1

TWAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing TWAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for TWAP.

1 11 (100.00%) Equities
1 11 (100.00%) VWAP
2 9 (81.82%) Algorithmic Trading
2 9 (81.82%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (81.82%) Front Office
3 7 (63.64%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Hedge funds
3 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
4 6 (54.55%) Derivative
5 5 (45.45%) Banking
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) KDB
5 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
6 4 (36.36%) FIX Connectivity
6 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) Sybase
6 4 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Proprietary Trading
7 3 (27.27%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (18.18%) Portware
8 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

TWAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) KDB
2 1 (9.09%) Kdb+
2 1 (9.09%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 9 (81.82%) Front Office
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (45.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Equities
1 11 (100.00%) VWAP
2 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
2 7 (63.64%) Hedge funds
3 6 (54.55%) Derivative
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Algorithmic Trading
2 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Proprietary Trading
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Garbage Collection
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) Index Arbitrage
6 1 (9.09%) Market Making
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 1 (9.09%) Statistics
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Sybase
2 2 (18.18%) Portware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle