The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Electronic Trading skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Trading (eTrading)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 33 32
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.52% 0.64% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.85% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.05% +10.76%  

Electronic Trading is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 180 117 174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 92.78% 75.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139 109 141
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Electronic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading in Canary Wharf

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Electronic Trading in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Electronic Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Electronic Trading.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
1 24 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 13 (54.17%) Algorithmic Trading
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Unix
3 12 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 12 (50.00%) Equities
4 11 (45.83%) TIBCO EMS
4 11 (45.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (45.83%) TIBCO
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 10 (41.67%) Sybase
5 10 (41.67%) Python
5 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 10 (41.67%) KDB
5 10 (41.67%) ION Trading
5 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (41.67%) Groovy
5 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 10 (41.67%) Solace
6 9 (37.50%) Investment Banking
6 9 (37.50%) Banking
6 9 (37.50%) Finance
7 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (4.17%) Front Office
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management

Electronic Trading
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) KDB
1 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
1 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (37.50%) Banking
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
1 9 (37.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
1 24 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Java Pricing Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Core Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Unix Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.17%) JMS
2 1 (4.17%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 12 (50.00%) Equities
2 11 (45.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 13 (54.17%) Algorithmic Trading
3 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Code Optimisation
4 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) Groovy
2 10 (41.67%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) TIBCO
2 10 (41.67%) ION Trading
2 10 (41.67%) Solace
2 10 (41.67%) Sybase