The 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP)
Rank 934 936 935
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VWAP 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.002% 0.002% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £97,500 - £87,500
UK excluding London average 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
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 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 11 February 2016. 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 +20 1 £97,500 -
London +8 1 £97,500 -

VWAP
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) TWAP
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Rendezvous
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

VWAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Electronic Trading Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Rendezvous
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) TWAP
2 2 (66.67%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BCP
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO