The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within ION Trading.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ION Trading
London / City of London
Rank 213 264 308
Rank change year-on-year +51 +44  
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 6 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.085% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 9
Median salary £75,000 £60,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary - - -

ION Trading is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2146 3033 5042
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 42.44% 42.75% 48.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1928 2670 4287
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

ION Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing ION Trading as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for ION Trading in the City of London

ION Trading
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for ION Trading in the City of London

ION Trading
Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

Salary histogram for ION Trading in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing ION 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 ION Trading.

1 13 (81.25%) Fixed Income
2 10 (62.50%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Front Office
4 6 (37.50%) Bloomberg
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Derivative
4 6 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (37.50%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 6 (37.50%) Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Eurex
5 5 (31.25%) MarketAxess
5 5 (31.25%) Tradeweb
5 5 (31.25%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) DB2
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) JMS
6 4 (25.00%) OOD
6 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 4 (25.00%) Rendezvous
6 4 (25.00%) Middleware
6 4 (25.00%) Subversion
6 4 (25.00%) Maven
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum

ION 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (12.50%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
1 4 (25.00%) Robot Framework
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
1 9 (56.25%) Front Office
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Integration Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (25.00%) JMS
2 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 4 (25.00%) Rendezvous
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Fixed Income
2 6 (37.50%) Derivative
3 5 (31.25%) Eurex
4 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) OOD
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) System Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (6.25%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Bloomberg
2 5 (31.25%) MarketAxess
2 5 (31.25%) Tradeweb
3 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk