Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FIX Connectivity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FIX Connectivity over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1013 1124 1193
Rank change year-on-year +111 +69 -20
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 141 49 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.029% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 136 46 59
England median annual salary £61,250 £68,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.91% -8.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,875 £50,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £93,125 £91,250
UK median annual salary £61,250 £68,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year -10.91% -8.33% +7.14%

FIX Connectivity is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,918 26,821 32,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.17% 16.05% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19,851 21,904 27,349
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

FIX Connectivity
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing FIX Connectivity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for FIX Connectivity in England

FIX Connectivity
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity in England.

Salary trend for FIX Connectivity in England

FIX Connectivity
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity in England over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for FIX Connectivity in England

FIX Connectivity
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity within the England region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +113 141 £61,250 -10.91% 13
FIX Connectivity
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for FIX Connectivity.

1 140 (99.29%) FIX Protocol
2 116 (82.27%) Finance
3 101 (71.63%) Unix
4 97 (68.79%) SQL
5 93 (65.96%) Client Onboarding
6 89 (63.12%) Fixed Income
7 72 (51.06%) Banking
8 61 (43.26%) Release Management
9 36 (25.53%) Equities
10 34 (24.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 31 (21.99%) Algorithmic Trading
12 27 (19.15%) Fintech
13 23 (16.31%) Oracle
14 22 (15.60%) Java
14 22 (15.60%) Mentoring
14 22 (15.60%) Hedge funds
15 21 (14.89%) Electronic Trading
16 18 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (9.93%) MySQL
17 14 (9.93%) Sybase
17 14 (9.93%) LAN
17 14 (9.93%) WAN
17 14 (9.93%) Hadoop
17 14 (9.93%) MongoDB
17 14 (9.93%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (9.93%) NoSQL
18 13 (9.22%) TDD
19 12 (8.51%) Degree
19 12 (8.51%) Linux
19 12 (8.51%) Straight-Through Processing

FIX Connectivity
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Bloomberg AIM
1 1 (0.71%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.71%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.93%) LAN
1 14 (9.93%) WAN
2 10 (7.09%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (0.71%) Firewall
3 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.93%) Apache Cassandra
1 14 (9.93%) Hadoop
1 14 (9.93%) MongoDB
1 14 (9.93%) MySQL
1 14 (9.93%) NoSQL
2 9 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.42%) DB2
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.13%) JIRA
1 3 (2.13%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.42%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.42%) JSUnit
2 2 (1.42%) Mocha
2 2 (1.42%) Moq
2 2 (1.42%) NUnit
2 2 (1.42%) QUnit
2 2 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (1.42%) Sinon.JS
2 2 (1.42%) Subversion
2 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 116 (82.27%) Finance
2 72 (51.06%) Banking
3 12 (8.51%) Prime Brokerage
4 8 (5.67%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.55%) Front Office
6 3 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (37.59%) Onboarding Engineer
2 25 (17.73%) Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) FIX Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) FIX Support Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) Support Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) Team Leader
4 17 (12.06%) Unix Analyst
4 17 (12.06%) Unix Support
4 17 (12.06%) Unix Support Analyst
5 16 (11.35%) Integration Engineer
5 16 (11.35%) SQL Analyst
5 16 (11.35%) SQL Support Analyst
6 15 (10.64%) Developer
7 14 (9.93%) Financial Analyst
7 14 (9.93%) Production Support Analyst
8 12 (8.51%) Java Developer
9 11 (7.80%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Applications Support
10 8 (5.67%) Network Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (99.29%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (4.26%) HTML
3 4 (2.84%) .NET
3 4 (2.84%) CSS
3 4 (2.84%) HTML5
3 4 (2.84%) jQuery
3 4 (2.84%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.42%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.42%) CSS3
4 2 (1.42%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.42%) Kafka
4 2 (1.42%) LESS
4 2 (1.42%) Ninject
4 2 (1.42%) RequireJS
4 2 (1.42%) RESTful
4 2 (1.42%) Sass
4 2 (1.42%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (1.42%) Web Services
4 2 (1.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 89 (63.12%) Fixed Income
2 36 (25.53%) Equities
3 34 (24.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 27 (19.15%) Fintech
5 22 (15.60%) Hedge funds
6 10 (7.09%) Computer Science
7 8 (5.67%) Virtual Team
8 6 (4.26%) Eurex
9 3 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.13%) Derivative
10 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.71%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 101 (71.63%) Unix
2 12 (8.51%) Linux
3 6 (4.26%) Solaris
3 6 (4.26%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.55%) Windows
5 4 (2.84%) CentOS
5 4 (2.84%) SUSE
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.42%) Debian
6 2 (1.42%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (65.96%) Client Onboarding
2 61 (43.26%) Release Management
3 31 (21.99%) Algorithmic Trading
4 22 (15.60%) Mentoring
5 21 (14.89%) Electronic Trading
6 18 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (9.22%) TDD
8 12 (8.51%) Straight-Through Processing
9 9 (6.38%) Project Management
10 5 (3.55%) E-Commerce
11 4 (2.84%) Investment Management
11 4 (2.84%) Low Latency
11 4 (2.84%) Multithreading
11 4 (2.84%) OO
12 3 (2.13%) Analytics
12 3 (2.13%) Risk Management
12 3 (2.13%) SDLC
12 3 (2.13%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (1.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 97 (68.79%) SQL
2 22 (15.60%) Java
3 10 (7.09%) Python
4 7 (4.96%) C#
5 6 (4.26%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.26%) Perl
5 6 (4.26%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.84%) C++
6 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.84%) Ruby
6 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.71%) Groovy
7 1 (0.71%) Java 8
7 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Oracle
2 14 (9.93%) Sybase
3 10 (7.09%) Fidessa
4 8 (5.67%) Bloomberg
5 6 (4.26%) CQG
5 6 (4.26%) ION Trading
5 6 (4.26%) Patsystems
5 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.26%) Reuters
5 6 (4.26%) Trayport
6 2 (1.42%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.71%) Calypso
7 1 (0.71%) Charles River
7 1 (0.71%) Currenex
7 1 (0.71%) Murex
7 1 (0.71%) Sophis