The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term VWAP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VWAP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP)
Rank 909 867 903
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +36
Permanent jobs citing VWAP 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.016% 0.006% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £65,000 £97,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +77.27%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37178 35593 38853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.59% 32.69% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29538 28849 32915
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VWAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VWAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VWAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VWAP
Salary Trend

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

VWAP Salary Trend in the UK

VWAP
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VWAP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(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 -21 6 £65,000 -33.33%
London -28 6 £65,000 -33.33%
City of London -4 1 £62,500 -35.89%

VWAP
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VWAP 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 VWAP.

1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
1 6 (100.00%) Equities
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 6 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Investment Banking
2 5 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (16.67%) TWAP

VWAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VWAP 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 VWAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (83.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 6 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITRS Geneos