The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
London / City of London
Rank 132 185 216
Rank change year-on-year +53 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 89 85 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.76% 1.20% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.33% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 71 78 79
Median salary £77,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £56,750 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +22.44% +22.50%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4578 6408 9139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.53% 90.32% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4181 5706 7702
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Electronic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Electronic Trading in the City of London

Electronic Trading
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronic Trading in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronic Trading in the City of London

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Electronic Trading.

1 139 (67.48%) Finance
2 122 (59.22%) Linux
3 120 (58.25%) Java
4 104 (50.49%) Banking
5 97 (47.09%) Front Office
5 97 (47.09%) SQL
6 55 (26.70%) OOD
7 54 (26.21%) Multithreading
7 54 (26.21%) Low Latency
8 53 (25.73%) Spring
9 52 (25.24%) Maven
10 48 (23.30%) JDBC
11 46 (22.33%) FIX Protocol
12 44 (21.36%) J2SE
12 44 (21.36%) JUnit
12 44 (21.36%) Gradle
13 42 (20.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 36 (17.48%) TIBCO
15 35 (16.99%) Unix
15 35 (16.99%) Fixed Income
16 34 (16.50%) Rendezvous
17 33 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
18 32 (15.53%) SQL Server
19 31 (15.05%) JMS
20 29 (14.08%) Python
20 29 (14.08%) Windows
21 28 (13.59%) Degree
22 25 (12.14%) TIBCO EMS
22 25 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
23 21 (10.19%) Ultra-Low Latency

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.97%) Apache
2 1 (0.49%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 2 (0.97%) RMDS
2 1 (0.49%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.40%) Firewall
2 4 (1.94%) BGP
2 4 (1.94%) IGMP
2 4 (1.94%) Multicast
2 4 (1.94%) OSPF
2 4 (1.94%) SNMP
2 4 (1.94%) VPN
3 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.97%) SAN
5 1 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.49%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.49%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.88%) DB2
3 5 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.43%) KDB
4 3 (1.46%) MySQL
4 3 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.97%) Big Data
5 2 (0.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.49%) Kdb+
6 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.49%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 52 (25.24%) Maven
2 44 (21.36%) Gradle
2 44 (21.36%) JUnit
3 13 (6.31%) Subversion
4 11 (5.34%) SilkPerformer
4 11 (5.34%) SilkTest
5 10 (4.85%) JIRA
6 6 (2.91%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.91%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.94%) Ant
7 4 (1.94%) Robot Framework
8 2 (0.97%) NUnit
9 1 (0.49%) CodeRush
9 1 (0.49%) gulp
9 1 (0.49%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.49%) Moq
9 1 (0.49%) Protractor
9 1 (0.49%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
General
1 139 (67.48%) Finance
2 104 (50.49%) Banking
3 97 (47.09%) Front Office
4 21 (10.19%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.43%) Back Office
6 4 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.94%) French Language
6 4 (1.94%) German Language
6 4 (1.94%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.97%) Law
7 2 (0.97%) Legal
7 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (56.80%) Developer
2 106 (51.46%) Java Developer
3 72 (34.95%) Senior Developer
4 69 (33.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 55 (26.70%) Front Office Developer
6 42 (20.39%) Java Pricing Developer
7 39 (18.93%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 37 (17.96%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 30 (14.56%) Analyst
10 12 (5.83%) Business Analyst
11 11 (5.34%) Automation Test Analyst
11 11 (5.34%) Support Engineer
11 11 (5.34%) Test Analyst
12 9 (4.37%) Graduate
12 9 (4.37%) Graduate Support Engineer
13 8 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
14 7 (3.40%) Financial Analyst
14 7 (3.40%) FIX Analyst
14 7 (3.40%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 6 (2.91%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.73%) Spring
2 48 (23.30%) JDBC
3 46 (22.33%) FIX Protocol
4 44 (21.36%) J2SE
5 34 (16.50%) Rendezvous
6 31 (15.05%) JMS
7 25 (12.14%) TIBCO EMS
8 12 (5.83%) Middleware
9 7 (3.40%) Hibernate
9 7 (3.40%) HTML
9 7 (3.40%) Swing
9 7 (3.40%) XML
10 6 (2.91%) HTML5
11 5 (2.43%) .NET
12 4 (1.94%) J2EE
13 3 (1.46%) Ultra Messaging
14 2 (0.97%) AngularJS
14 2 (0.97%) Apache Camel
14 2 (0.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 2 (0.97%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (16.99%) Fixed Income
3 25 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (9.71%) Equities
5 19 (9.22%) Computer Science
5 19 (9.22%) Derivative
6 17 (8.25%) Fintech
7 13 (6.31%) Algorithms
8 7 (3.40%) Hedge funds
9 6 (2.91%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.94%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.46%) Clustering
11 3 (1.46%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.97%) Replication
12 2 (0.97%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.97%) VWAP
13 1 (0.49%) Grid Computing
13 1 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 122 (59.22%) Linux
2 35 (16.99%) Unix
3 29 (14.08%) Windows
4 9 (4.37%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.97%) Solaris
6 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.70%) OOD
2 54 (26.21%) Low Latency
2 54 (26.21%) Multithreading
3 33 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (10.19%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 17 (8.25%) Analytics
6 16 (7.77%) Algorithmic Trading
6 16 (7.77%) Mathematics
7 15 (7.28%) OO
8 14 (6.80%) Test Strategy
9 13 (6.31%) Automated Testing
10 12 (5.83%) Waterfall
11 11 (5.34%) Code Optimisation
11 11 (5.34%) Market Making
12 10 (4.85%) TDD
13 9 (4.37%) Physics
14 7 (3.40%) Business Analysis
14 7 (3.40%) Regression Testing
14 7 (3.40%) Scrum
14 7 (3.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 120 (58.25%) Java
2 97 (47.09%) SQL
3 29 (14.08%) Python
4 19 (9.22%) Shell Script
5 18 (8.74%) C++
6 14 (6.80%) Perl
7 13 (6.31%) C#
8 7 (3.40%) C
9 5 (2.43%) VB
10 4 (1.94%) ANSI SQL
10 4 (1.94%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.94%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.49%) Go
11 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.49%) R
11 1 (0.49%) Scala
11 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (13.59%) Degree
2 12 (5.83%) ISEB
3 5 (2.43%) CCNP
3 5 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.97%) CCNA
5 1 (0.49%) PhD
5 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.49%) RHCE
5 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.31%) QA
2 5 (2.43%) MiFID
3 4 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.40%) Ansible
1 7 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.40%) Puppet
2 4 (1.94%) Nagios
3 2 (0.97%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.49%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.49%) MOM
Vendors
1 36 (17.48%) TIBCO
2 17 (8.25%) Oracle
3 11 (5.34%) Borland
4 10 (4.85%) Atlassian
4 10 (4.85%) ION Trading
5 7 (3.40%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.40%) Splunk
6 4 (1.94%) Fortinet
7 3 (1.46%) Cisco
8 2 (0.97%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.97%) Citrix
8 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.97%) VMware
9 1 (0.49%) Charles River
9 1 (0.49%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.49%) HP
9 1 (0.49%) IBM
9 1 (0.49%) Juniper
9 1 (0.49%) SunGard
9 1 (0.49%) Tradeweb
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and large bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Progression
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago