Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fixed Income over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 471 457 407
Rank change year-on-year -14 -50 +42
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,005 1,018 1,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.61% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 1.51% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 691 750 1,121
England median annual salary £73,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £73,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% -

Fixed Income is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 69,378 67,329 83,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.94% 40.83% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 54,909 55,390 68,080
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

Fixed Income
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Fixed Income as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Fixed Income in England

Fixed Income
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Fixed Income in England

Fixed Income
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fixed Income in England over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Fixed Income in England

Fixed Income
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the England region over the 6 months to 20 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 +2 1,000 £75,000 - 96
Midlands +3 3 £37,500 -37.50%
West Midlands -7 3 £37,500 -37.50%
South East +4 2 £40,750 -50.61% 2
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 654 (65.07%) Finance
2 508 (50.55%) Banking
3 488 (48.56%) Equities
4 419 (41.69%) Front Office
5 407 (40.50%) SQL
6 341 (33.93%) Java
7 324 (32.24%) Investment Banking
8 316 (31.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 300 (29.85%) Derivative
10 268 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
11 234 (23.28%) Unix
12 220 (21.89%) Asset Management
13 190 (18.91%) Degree
14 173 (17.21%) Linux
15 159 (15.82%) C#
16 145 (14.43%) Electronic Trading
17 144 (14.33%) Oracle
18 140 (13.93%) Python
19 138 (13.73%) Investment Management
20 133 (13.23%) FIX Protocol
21 116 (11.54%) Computer Science
22 113 (11.24%) SQL Server
23 110 (10.95%) C++
24 106 (10.55%) Bloomberg
25 104 (10.35%) .NET
26 100 (9.95%) Multithreading
27 98 (9.75%) Fund Management
28 97 (9.65%) JavaScript
29 96 (9.55%) Fintech
30 94 (9.35%) Hedge funds

Fixed Income
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 30 (2.99%) Apache Spark
2 14 (1.39%) Apache
3 13 (1.29%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (0.70%) Confluence
5 7 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.40%) JBoss
7 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.20%) MTS
9 1 (0.100%) GemFire
9 1 (0.100%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.100%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (4.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.100%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 44 (4.38%) thinkFolio
2 33 (3.28%) ION MarketView
3 14 (1.39%) Actimize
4 8 (0.80%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 6 (0.60%) LatentZero
6 5 (0.50%) Bloomberg AIM
7 3 (0.30%) Summit
8 2 (0.20%) Front Arena
8 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.20%) Tradar
9 1 (0.100%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.100%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.100%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.100%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.100%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.100%) RMDS
9 1 (0.100%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 61 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.90%) SaaS
3 7 (0.70%) Slack
4 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.50%) Office 365
6 4 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.09%) FIX Connectivity
2 20 (1.99%) WAN
3 18 (1.79%) LAN
3 18 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.00%) Firewall
5 7 (0.70%) DHCP
5 7 (0.70%) DNS
6 4 (0.40%) Multicast
6 4 (0.40%) NAS
6 4 (0.40%) SAN
6 4 (0.40%) VPN
7 3 (0.30%) FTP
8 2 (0.20%) BGP
8 2 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.20%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.20%) IPsec
8 2 (0.20%) MPLS
8 2 (0.20%) OSPF
8 2 (0.20%) Wireless
8 2 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.07%) Blockchain
3 49 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 45 (4.48%) Big Data
5 32 (3.18%) KDB
6 31 (3.08%) Oracle Database
7 22 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (1.79%) Kdb+
9 16 (1.59%) NoSQL
10 15 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (1.29%) Hadoop
12 10 (1.00%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.70%) Data Lake
13 7 (0.70%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.70%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.60%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.60%) DB2
15 5 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.50%) Sybase ASE
16 4 (0.40%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 43 (4.28%) JIRA
2 40 (3.98%) Jenkins
3 28 (2.79%) Git (software)
4 17 (1.69%) Selenium
5 11 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (1.00%) Artifactory
7 9 (0.90%) HP UFT
7 9 (0.90%) Maven
7 9 (0.90%) Protractor
8 8 (0.80%) Mockito
9 6 (0.60%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.50%) Ant
10 5 (0.50%) GoogleTest
10 5 (0.50%) Gradle
10 5 (0.50%) JUnit
10 5 (0.50%) MSI
11 4 (0.40%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.40%) GitLab
11 4 (0.40%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.30%) EasyMock
General
1 654 (65.07%) Finance
2 508 (50.55%) Banking
3 419 (41.69%) Front Office
4 324 (32.24%) Investment Banking
5 72 (7.16%) Retail Banking
6 62 (6.17%) Financial Institution
7 57 (5.67%) Legal
8 53 (5.27%) Back Office
9 28 (2.79%) Games
10 13 (1.29%) Marketing
11 11 (1.09%) Advertising
12 7 (0.70%) Retail
13 6 (0.60%) French Language
13 6 (0.60%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.30%) German Language
14 3 (0.30%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.20%) Billing
15 2 (0.20%) Prime Brokerage
15 2 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
16 1 (0.100%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 366 (36.42%) Developer
2 235 (23.38%) Analyst
3 172 (17.11%) Java Developer
4 131 (13.03%) Business Analyst
5 94 (9.35%) Applications Support
6 70 (6.97%) C# Developer
7 59 (5.87%) Banking Analyst
8 54 (5.37%) Senior Developer
9 52 (5.17%) .NET Developer
10 49 (4.88%) Support Analyst
11 47 (4.68%) Front Office Developer
11 47 (4.68%) Lead Developer
12 42 (4.18%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
13 41 (4.08%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 41 (4.08%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
13 41 (4.08%) Python Developer
14 37 (3.68%) Senior Java Developer
15 35 (3.48%) C++ Developer
16 33 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
17 32 (3.18%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (13.23%) FIX Protocol
2 104 (10.35%) .NET
3 77 (7.66%) AngularJS
4 64 (6.37%) HTML
5 58 (5.77%) HTML5
6 57 (5.67%) WPF
7 44 (4.38%) React
8 39 (3.88%) Spring
9 38 (3.78%) ASP.NET
10 36 (3.58%) WCF
11 35 (3.48%) Node.js
12 33 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (3.18%) Angular 2
14 29 (2.89%) REST
15 28 (2.79%) TIBCO EMS
15 28 (2.79%) Ultra Messaging
16 26 (2.59%) KnockoutJS
17 25 (2.49%) Kafka
17 25 (2.49%) XML
18 21 (2.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 488 (48.56%) Equities
2 316 (31.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 300 (29.85%) Derivative
4 116 (11.54%) Computer Science
5 96 (9.55%) Fintech
6 94 (9.35%) Hedge funds
7 91 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
8 78 (7.76%) Algorithms
9 41 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
9 41 (4.08%) OTC Derivatives
10 35 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
10 35 (3.48%) Linux Command Line
11 31 (3.08%) Data Structures
12 24 (2.39%) Virtual Team
13 18 (1.79%) Management Information System
14 17 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (1.39%) Eurex
16 9 (0.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 8 (0.80%) Client/Server
17 8 (0.80%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 234 (23.28%) Unix
2 173 (17.21%) Linux
3 43 (4.28%) Windows
4 12 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.70%) Windows 10
5 7 (0.70%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.60%) Solaris
7 3 (0.30%) Android
7 3 (0.30%) VMS
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.100%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (21.89%) Asset Management
3 145 (14.43%) Electronic Trading
4 138 (13.73%) Investment Management
5 100 (9.95%) Multithreading
6 98 (9.75%) Fund Management
7 85 (8.46%) OO
8 84 (8.36%) Algorithmic Trading
8 84 (8.36%) Business Analysis
9 82 (8.16%) Analytics
10 80 (7.96%) Low Latency
10 80 (7.96%) Wealth Management
11 74 (7.36%) Mathematics
12 66 (6.57%) Risk Management
13 65 (6.47%) Change Management
14 59 (5.87%) SDLC
15 54 (5.37%) Project Management
15 54 (5.37%) Scrum
16 51 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
17 49 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 407 (40.50%) SQL
2 341 (33.93%) Java
3 159 (15.82%) C#
4 140 (13.93%) Python
5 110 (10.95%) C++
6 97 (9.65%) JavaScript
7 49 (4.88%) Shell Script
8 48 (4.78%) VBA
9 43 (4.28%) Bash Shell
9 43 (4.28%) Perl
10 23 (2.29%) Scala
11 22 (2.19%) TypeScript
12 21 (2.09%) C
13 20 (1.99%) PowerShell
14 18 (1.79%) VB.NET
15 15 (1.49%) T-SQL
16 12 (1.19%) XAML
17 7 (0.70%) R
17 7 (0.70%) Ruby
18 6 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 190 (18.91%) Degree
2 39 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (1.29%) PhD
5 12 (1.19%) CFA
6 7 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.50%) CIMA
8 4 (0.40%) ISEB
9 3 (0.30%) CISSP
10 2 (0.20%) CCIE
10 2 (0.20%) CCNP
10 2 (0.20%) CISA
10 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.100%) CISM
11 1 (0.100%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.100%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.100%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.100%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.100%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (9.05%) QA
2 79 (7.86%) MiFID
3 9 (0.90%) EMIR
4 8 (0.80%) SLA
5 7 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.50%) PMO
8 1 (0.100%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.100%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 7 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 7 (0.70%) GridGain
2 5 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.20%) Docker
3 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.100%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (1.69%) Control-M
2 12 (1.19%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.50%) Nagios
3 5 (0.50%) SCCM
4 3 (0.30%) Ansible
4 3 (0.30%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.30%) Puppet
5 2 (0.20%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.20%) Netcool
5 2 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 144 (14.33%) Oracle
2 106 (10.55%) Bloomberg
3 74 (7.36%) Sybase
4 65 (6.47%) ION Trading
5 53 (5.27%) Microsoft
6 52 (5.17%) Charles River
7 44 (4.38%) Fidessa
8 43 (4.28%) TIBCO
9 28 (2.79%) Murex
10 21 (2.09%) Tradeweb
11 14 (1.39%) FXall
12 12 (1.19%) DevExpress
12 12 (1.19%) Reuters
13 11 (1.09%) Google
14 10 (1.00%) Solace
15 9 (0.90%) Citrix
16 7 (0.70%) FactSet
16 7 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
17 6 (0.60%) MarketAxess
18 4 (0.40%) Sun