The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VWAP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VWAP over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP)
UK
Rank 848 941 955
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +14
Permanent jobs citing VWAP 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.009% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £83,750 £97,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.10% -
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
32124 41136 40877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.21% 40.76% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25890 32826 32665
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%

VWAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VWAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VWAP over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 within the UK.

VWAP Salary Histogram in the UK

VWAP
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VWAP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +89 3 £83,750 -14.10% 1
London +52 3 £83,750 -14.10% 1
City of London - 2 £97,500 - 1

VWAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing VWAP 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 VWAP.

1 14 (100.00%) Equities
2 12 (85.71%) Algorithmic Trading
3 11 (78.57%) TWAP
4 10 (71.43%) Algorithms
4 10 (71.43%) Java
5 9 (64.29%) Front Office
5 9 (64.29%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (57.14%) Linux
7 7 (50.00%) Unix
7 7 (50.00%) SQL
7 7 (50.00%) Hedge funds
8 6 (42.86%) Derivative
9 5 (35.71%) KDB
9 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
9 5 (35.71%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (35.71%) Low Latency
9 5 (35.71%) XML
9 5 (35.71%) Banking
10 4 (28.57%) Finance
10 4 (28.57%) ITIL
10 4 (28.57%) Perl
10 4 (28.57%) Python
10 4 (28.57%) Sybase
10 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (28.57%) FIX Connectivity
11 3 (21.43%) Proprietary Trading
11 3 (21.43%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (21.43%) C++
12 2 (14.29%) Reuters

VWAP
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 (28.57%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) KDB
2 1 (7.14%) Kdb+
2 1 (7.14%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 9 (64.29%) Front Office
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Support
4 2 (14.29%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (35.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Equities
2 11 (78.57%) TWAP
3 10 (71.43%) Algorithms
4 7 (50.00%) Hedge funds
5 6 (42.86%) Derivative
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Algorithmic Trading
2 5 (35.71%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (35.71%) Low Latency
2 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Proprietary Trading
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Index Arbitrage
6 1 (7.14%) Market Making
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Statistics
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Sybase
2 2 (14.29%) Portware
2 2 (14.29%) Reuters
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle