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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP)
Rank 888 890 883
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing VWAP 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.007% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -33.33%
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
44549 44937 43443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.90% 38.86% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35843 35005 35130
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 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 +18 3 £70,000 +7.69%
London +10 3 £70,000 +7.69%

VWAP
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Front Office
1 4 (100.00%) Equities
1 4 (100.00%) TWAP
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (75.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Rendezvous
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading

VWAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Rendezvous
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Equities
1 4 (100.00%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BCP
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITRS Geneos