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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Trading (eTrading)
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 212 194
Rank change year-on-year +54 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 80 47 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.54% 0.74% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.81% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 35 107
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £48,500 £49,200
10% offered a salary of more than £91,750 £90,000 £112,000
UK excluding London median salary £92,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +85.00% +42.85%  

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 4638 5789 9270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.31% 90.75% 89.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4103 5287 7927
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 £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronic Trading in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 110 (65.09%) Linux
2 104 (61.54%) Finance
3 96 (56.80%) Java
4 84 (49.70%) SQL
5 54 (31.95%) Degree
6 52 (30.77%) Windows
6 52 (30.77%) Python
7 51 (30.18%) Banking
8 46 (27.22%) Front Office
9 44 (26.04%) Shell Script
9 44 (26.04%) Multithreading
10 43 (25.44%) Low Latency
11 39 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 39 (23.08%) SQL Server
12 38 (22.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 37 (21.89%) C++
13 37 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (21.30%) Fintech
15 31 (18.34%) Unix
16 29 (17.16%) FIX Protocol
17 28 (16.57%) Spring
18 26 (15.38%) Fixed Income
19 21 (12.43%) JDBC
19 21 (12.43%) OOD
19 21 (12.43%) Maven
19 21 (12.43%) Mathematics
19 21 (12.43%) Physics
19 21 (12.43%) Test Automation
20 20 (11.83%) Oracle
21 19 (11.24%) JUnit

Electronic Trading
Co-occurring 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 (1.18%) Apache
2 1 (0.59%) Mule
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.18%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) SAN
2 4 (2.37%) Firewall
3 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.59%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.59%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.14%) MySQL
3 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.37%) DB2
4 4 (2.37%) KDB
4 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.59%) Kdb+
7 1 (0.59%) OLAP
7 1 (0.59%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Maven
2 19 (11.24%) JUnit
3 17 (10.06%) Gradle
4 11 (6.51%) JIRA
4 11 (6.51%) SilkPerformer
4 11 (6.51%) SilkTest
5 9 (5.33%) Subversion
6 8 (4.73%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.37%) Ant
7 4 (2.37%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.78%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.59%) CodeRush
9 1 (0.59%) gulp
9 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.59%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.59%) NUnit
9 1 (0.59%) Protractor
9 1 (0.59%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.59%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 104 (61.54%) Finance
2 51 (30.18%) Banking
3 46 (27.22%) Front Office
4 17 (10.06%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.96%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) French Language
6 2 (1.18%) German Language
6 2 (1.18%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (44.38%) Developer
2 60 (35.50%) Java Developer
3 34 (20.12%) Support Engineer
4 33 (19.53%) Graduate
5 32 (18.93%) Graduate Support Engineer
6 30 (17.75%) Senior Developer
7 28 (16.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 27 (15.98%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 21 (12.43%) Front Office Developer
10 19 (11.24%) Analyst
10 19 (11.24%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
11 17 (10.06%) Java Pricing Developer
12 12 (7.10%) Automation Test Analyst
12 12 (7.10%) Test Analyst
13 8 (4.73%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.73%) WPF Developer
14 7 (4.14%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
14 7 (4.14%) C# WPF Developer
14 7 (4.14%) Financial Analyst
15 5 (2.96%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.16%) FIX Protocol
2 28 (16.57%) Spring
3 21 (12.43%) JDBC
4 17 (10.06%) J2SE
5 15 (8.88%) Rendezvous
6 14 (8.28%) .NET
7 13 (7.69%) JMS
8 11 (6.51%) TIBCO EMS
8 11 (6.51%) WPF
9 9 (5.33%) Hibernate
9 9 (5.33%) HTML
9 9 (5.33%) HTML5
10 8 (4.73%) XML
11 7 (4.14%) Swing
11 7 (4.14%) WinForms
12 6 (3.55%) Middleware
13 4 (2.37%) AngularJS
13 4 (2.37%) J2EE
14 3 (1.78%) React
14 3 (1.78%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 38 (22.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 36 (21.30%) Fintech
4 26 (15.38%) Fixed Income
5 14 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (6.51%) Algorithms
6 11 (6.51%) Derivative
7 10 (5.92%) User Experience
8 8 (4.73%) Equities
8 8 (4.73%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (4.14%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.37%) Clustering
10 4 (2.37%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.78%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.78%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.78%) Replication
12 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.59%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 110 (65.09%) Linux
2 52 (30.77%) Windows
3 31 (18.34%) Unix
4 10 (5.92%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.18%) Solaris
7 1 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.04%) Multithreading
2 43 (25.44%) Low Latency
3 37 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (12.43%) Mathematics
4 21 (12.43%) OOD
4 21 (12.43%) Physics
4 21 (12.43%) Test Automation
5 16 (9.47%) TDD
6 14 (8.28%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 12 (7.10%) Waterfall
8 11 (6.51%) Multithreaded Programming
8 11 (6.51%) MVVM
8 11 (6.51%) Test Strategy
9 10 (5.92%) OO
10 9 (5.33%) Code Optimisation
10 9 (5.33%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.14%) Automated Trading
12 7 (4.14%) Regression Testing
13 6 (3.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 96 (56.80%) Java
2 84 (49.70%) SQL
3 52 (30.77%) Python
4 44 (26.04%) Shell Script
5 37 (21.89%) C++
6 16 (9.47%) C#
7 10 (5.92%) Perl
8 8 (4.73%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.96%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.37%) ANSI SQL
11 3 (1.78%) C
12 1 (0.59%) Go
12 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.59%) Ruby
12 1 (0.59%) Scala
12 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (31.95%) Degree
2 16 (9.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (7.10%) ISEB
4 1 (0.59%) CCNP
4 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.59%) PhD
4 1 (0.59%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.59%) RHCE
4 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) MiFID
2 5 (2.96%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (5.92%) Ansible
2 5 (2.96%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (2.96%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (2.37%) Puppet
4 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.59%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.59%) MOM
5 1 (0.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (11.83%) Oracle
2 17 (10.06%) TIBCO
3 13 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.51%) Borland
5 10 (5.92%) Atlassian
6 9 (5.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.73%) ION Trading
8 7 (4.14%) Infragistics
9 5 (2.96%) BMC
10 4 (2.37%) VMware
11 2 (1.18%) Citrix
11 2 (1.18%) FXall
11 2 (1.18%) Reuters
11 2 (1.18%) Splunk
11 2 (1.18%) Sybase
12 1 (0.59%) Cisco
12 1 (0.59%) HP
12 1 (0.59%) IBM
12 1 (0.59%) Juniper
12 1 (0.59%) SunGard
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £72500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus > 25% + Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago