Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1025 1102 1171
Rank change year-on-year +77 +69 +11
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 126 43 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.077% 0.027% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 122 39 75
England median annual salary £61,250 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £78,625 £109,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £58,750 £70,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -16.07% -12.50% +23.08%

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 24,639 25,672 32,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.14% 16.12% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19,706 21,006 26,959
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,750
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +77 126 £61,250 -12.50% 17
FIX Connectivity
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 125 (99.21%) FIX Protocol
2 101 (80.16%) Finance
3 81 (64.29%) Unix
4 80 (63.49%) Client Onboarding
5 74 (58.73%) SQL
6 72 (57.14%) Fixed Income
7 55 (43.65%) Banking
8 49 (38.89%) Release Management
9 33 (26.19%) Equities
10 30 (23.81%) Algorithmic Trading
10 30 (23.81%) Fintech
11 27 (21.43%) Java
12 26 (20.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (17.46%) Electronic Trading
14 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (13.49%) Hedge funds
16 16 (12.70%) Mentoring
17 14 (11.11%) Oracle
18 13 (10.32%) TDD
18 13 (10.32%) Straight-Through Processing
18 13 (10.32%) Prime Brokerage
19 12 (9.52%) Linux
20 11 (8.73%) Computer Science
20 11 (8.73%) SaaS
21 10 (7.94%) Value-Added Service
21 10 (7.94%) Degree
21 10 (7.94%) Python
22 9 (7.14%) LAN
22 9 (7.14%) WAN
22 9 (7.14%) MySQL

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 3 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Bloomberg AIM
1 1 (0.79%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.79%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) Value-Added Service
2 9 (7.14%) LAN
2 9 (7.14%) WAN
3 2 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 9 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 9 (7.14%) MySQL
1 9 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.38%) JIRA
1 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.59%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.59%) JSUnit
2 2 (1.59%) Mocha
2 2 (1.59%) Moq
2 2 (1.59%) NUnit
2 2 (1.59%) QUnit
2 2 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (1.59%) Sinon.JS
2 2 (1.59%) Subversion
2 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 101 (80.16%) Finance
2 55 (43.65%) Banking
3 13 (10.32%) Prime Brokerage
4 9 (7.14%) Front Office
5 7 (5.56%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.17%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (34.13%) Onboarding Engineer
2 26 (20.63%) Analyst
3 23 (18.25%) FIX Analyst
4 17 (13.49%) FIX Support Analyst
4 17 (13.49%) Integration Engineer
4 17 (13.49%) Support Analyst
5 16 (12.70%) Team Leader
6 15 (11.90%) Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Unix Analyst
7 12 (9.52%) Unix Support
7 12 (9.52%) Unix Support Analyst
8 11 (8.73%) SQL Analyst
8 11 (8.73%) SQL Support Analyst
9 9 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (7.14%) Production Support Analyst
10 8 (6.35%) Applications Support
11 6 (4.76%) Business Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) FIX Business Analyst
12 5 (3.97%) FIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (99.21%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (3.97%) CSS
2 5 (3.97%) HTML
2 5 (3.97%) jQuery
3 3 (2.38%) Kafka
3 3 (2.38%) RESTful
3 3 (2.38%) Web Services
4 2 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.59%) CSS3
4 2 (1.59%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.59%) HTML5
4 2 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.59%) LESS
4 2 (1.59%) NHibernate
4 2 (1.59%) Ninject
4 2 (1.59%) RequireJS
4 2 (1.59%) Sass
4 2 (1.59%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (57.14%) Fixed Income
2 33 (26.19%) Equities
3 30 (23.81%) Fintech
4 26 (20.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (13.49%) Hedge funds
6 11 (8.73%) Computer Science
7 8 (6.35%) Virtual Team
8 6 (4.76%) Derivative
9 4 (3.17%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.17%) Eurex
10 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.38%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.79%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 81 (64.29%) Unix
2 12 (9.52%) Linux
3 4 (3.17%) Solaris
3 4 (3.17%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.38%) Windows
5 2 (1.59%) CentOS
5 2 (1.59%) Debian
5 2 (1.59%) Fedora
5 2 (1.59%) SUSE
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (63.49%) Client Onboarding
2 49 (38.89%) Release Management
3 30 (23.81%) Algorithmic Trading
4 22 (17.46%) Electronic Trading
5 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.70%) Mentoring
7 13 (10.32%) Straight-Through Processing
7 13 (10.32%) TDD
8 8 (6.35%) Project Management
9 5 (3.97%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.97%) Investment Management
10 4 (3.17%) OO
10 4 (3.17%) Workflow
11 3 (2.38%) Data Modelling
11 3 (2.38%) Low Latency
11 3 (2.38%) Multithreading
11 3 (2.38%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (2.38%) Process Improvement
11 3 (2.38%) Regression Testing
11 3 (2.38%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 74 (58.73%) SQL
2 27 (21.43%) Java
3 10 (7.94%) Python
4 6 (4.76%) C#
5 5 (3.97%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.97%) Perl
6 4 (3.17%) C++
6 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.59%) Ruby
8 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.79%) Groovy
9 1 (0.79%) Java 8
9 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (7.94%) Degree
2 8 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (11.11%) Oracle
2 9 (7.14%) Sybase
3 6 (4.76%) Fidessa
4 5 (3.97%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.17%) CQG
5 4 (3.17%) ION Trading
5 4 (3.17%) Patsystems
5 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.17%) Reuters
5 4 (3.17%) Trayport
6 2 (1.59%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.79%) Calypso
7 1 (0.79%) Charles River
7 1 (0.79%) Murex
7 1 (0.79%) Sophis