The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank - - 197
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
Electronic Trading
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4141 4315 3651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.40% 77.33% 75.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3419 3640 3109
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the West Midlands region.

Electronic Trading Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Electronic Trading
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Sybase
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
1 5 (100.00%) Equities
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Management

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (100.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Sybase