Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1085 1121 1113
Rank change year-on-year +36 -8 +103
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 81 35 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.021% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.13% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 79 33 109
England median annual salary £65,000 £87,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% +9.38% +33.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £59,000 £50,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £112,250 £106,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £87,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -25.71% +9.38% +33.33%

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 24,881 27,580 33,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.26% 16.74% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20,273 22,535 27,823
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +48 80 £65,000 -25.71% 16
North West - 1 £65,000 -
South West - 1 £65,000 -
North of England - 1 £65,000 -
FIX Connectivity
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 81 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 64 (79.01%) Finance
3 50 (61.73%) Unix
4 36 (44.44%) Client Onboarding
5 33 (40.74%) SQL
6 25 (30.86%) Electronic Trading
7 24 (29.63%) Banking
8 23 (28.40%) Front Office
8 23 (28.40%) Linux
9 21 (25.93%) Java
10 20 (24.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 19 (23.46%) Equities
12 17 (20.99%) Fixed Income
13 16 (19.75%) Fintech
14 15 (18.52%) Investment Banking
15 13 (16.05%) Algorithmic Trading
15 13 (16.05%) Release Management
16 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (11.11%) Degree
18 7 (8.64%) Python
18 7 (8.64%) Derivative
18 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
18 7 (8.64%) Hedge funds
18 7 (8.64%) Straight-Through Processing
18 7 (8.64%) Low Latency
18 7 (8.64%) Prime Brokerage
19 5 (6.17%) Regression Testing
19 5 (6.17%) Workflow
19 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
19 5 (6.17%) Algorithms

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 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
2 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 64 (79.01%) Finance
2 24 (29.63%) Banking
3 23 (28.40%) Front Office
4 15 (18.52%) Investment Banking
5 7 (8.64%) Prime Brokerage
6 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.70%) French Language
6 3 (3.70%) German Language
6 3 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Analyst
2 12 (14.81%) Integration Engineer
2 12 (14.81%) Onboarding Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) FIX Analyst
4 8 (9.88%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Developer
6 6 (7.41%) FIX Business Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Customer Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) FIX Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.70%) Linux Support
9 3 (3.70%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Technology Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) FIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.70%) CSS
2 3 (3.70%) HTML
2 3 (3.70%) jQuery
2 3 (3.70%) Kafka
2 3 (3.70%) RESTful
2 3 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.23%) REST
3 1 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 19 (23.46%) Equities
3 17 (20.99%) Fixed Income
4 16 (19.75%) Fintech
5 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.64%) Derivative
5 7 (8.64%) Hedge funds
6 5 (6.17%) Algorithms
6 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
8 3 (3.70%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.23%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 50 (61.73%) Unix
2 23 (28.40%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) CentOS
3 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Client Onboarding
2 25 (30.86%) Electronic Trading
3 13 (16.05%) Algorithmic Trading
3 13 (16.05%) Release Management
4 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.64%) Low Latency
5 7 (8.64%) Straight-Through Processing
6 5 (6.17%) Regression Testing
6 5 (6.17%) Workflow
7 4 (4.94%) TDD
7 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.70%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.70%) Investment Management
8 3 (3.70%) ITIL
8 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.70%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.70%) Project Management
8 3 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.74%) SQL
2 21 (25.93%) Java
3 7 (8.64%) Python
4 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.94%) Perl
5 3 (3.70%) C#
5 3 (3.70%) C++
5 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) CFEngine
1 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.23%) Bloomberg
1 1 (1.23%) Fidessa
1 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
1 1 (1.23%) VMware