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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP)
Rank 898 874 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing VWAP 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.009% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £97,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-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
43178 41529 45122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.72% 38.92% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33710 33773 37929
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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
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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 -17 4 £65,000 -33.33%
London -26 4 £65,000 -33.33%

VWAP
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 September 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