Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
UK > England
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 381 390 470
Rank change year-on-year +9 +80 -83
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,165 1,327 1,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.79% 0.79% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 1.92% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 899 709 828
England median annual salary £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £48,750 £49,750 £44,700
90th Percentile £117,500 £115,000 £109,125
UK median annual salary £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33% +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 61,932 69,250 69,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.01% 41.36% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47,877 52,774 57,441
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -6 1,150 £72,500 -6.45% 71
North of England - 14 £30,500 - 2
North West - 13 £30,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 £25,000 -
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 785 (67.38%) Finance
2 640 (54.94%) Equities
3 592 (50.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 563 (48.33%) Front Office
5 542 (46.52%) Banking
6 532 (45.67%) Derivative
7 531 (45.58%) SQL
8 494 (42.40%) Java
9 425 (36.48%) Asset Management
10 362 (31.07%) C#
11 322 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
12 319 (27.38%) Investment Management
13 317 (27.21%) Python
14 309 (26.52%) Investment Banking
15 308 (26.44%) Degree
16 291 (24.98%) Hedge funds
17 256 (21.97%) Computer Science
18 228 (19.57%) Software Engineering
19 211 (18.11%) .NET
20 205 (17.60%) FIX Protocol
21 197 (16.91%) SQL Server
22 191 (16.39%) Oracle
22 191 (16.39%) thinkFolio
23 181 (15.54%) C++
24 163 (13.99%) Linux
25 158 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
26 157 (13.48%) Charles River
27 151 (12.96%) Wealth Management
28 148 (12.70%) Unix
29 130 (11.16%) Business Analysis

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 45 (3.86%) Apache
2 44 (3.78%) Tomcat
3 40 (3.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 15 (1.29%) Ethereum
5 10 (0.86%) SmartSockets
6 5 (0.43%) Confluence
6 5 (0.43%) GemFire
7 4 (0.34%) IIS
8 3 (0.26%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.26%) Jetty
8 3 (0.26%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.086%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.086%) MTS
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.086%) SAS
9 1 (0.086%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.086%) WildFly
Applications
1 35 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 191 (16.39%) thinkFolio
2 76 (6.52%) Markit EDM
3 68 (5.84%) Front Arena
4 34 (2.92%) Temenos T24
5 21 (1.80%) Eagle PACE
6 15 (1.29%) Ripple
7 14 (1.20%) LatentZero
8 13 (1.12%) ION MarketView
9 12 (1.03%) Bloomberg AIM
10 9 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (0.69%) SunGard GMI
12 5 (0.43%) LongView
13 4 (0.34%) Bloomberg TOMS
14 2 (0.17%) RMDS
14 2 (0.17%) Salerio
14 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
15 1 (0.086%) FINCAD Analytics
15 1 (0.086%) Oracle Cash Management
15 1 (0.086%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 123 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (3.86%) SaaS
3 24 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.37%) PaaS
5 6 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.43%) npm
6 5 (0.43%) Office 365
7 4 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.34%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.34%) Serverless
8 3 (0.26%) NuGet
9 1 (0.086%) GitHub
9 1 (0.086%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.81%) FIX Connectivity
2 8 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.60%) Ethernet
3 7 (0.60%) HTTP
4 6 (0.52%) Firewall
5 5 (0.43%) DHCP
5 5 (0.43%) DNS
6 4 (0.34%) SMS
7 3 (0.26%) Internet
7 3 (0.26%) LAN
7 3 (0.26%) WAN
8 1 (0.086%) BGP
8 1 (0.086%) Broadband
8 1 (0.086%) Intranet
8 1 (0.086%) OSPF
8 1 (0.086%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.69%) Big Data
3 36 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (2.66%) Relational Database
5 29 (2.49%) Crystal Reports
6 25 (2.15%) MS Access
7 23 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (1.89%) MongoDB
9 18 (1.55%) Blockchain
9 18 (1.55%) NoSQL
10 17 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
12 13 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (0.69%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.60%) DB2
16 7 (0.60%) MySQL
16 7 (0.60%) Oracle Database
17 5 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 65 (5.58%) Jenkins
2 62 (5.32%) TeamCity
3 54 (4.64%) JIRA
4 46 (3.95%) Git (software)
5 45 (3.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 45 (3.86%) Visual Studio
6 37 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 36 (3.09%) Maven
7 36 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
8 22 (1.89%) MSBuild
8 22 (1.89%) Selenium
9 20 (1.72%) Artifactory
9 20 (1.72%) JUnit
9 20 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
10 16 (1.37%) Subversion
11 15 (1.29%) Gradle
11 15 (1.29%) Vagrant
12 14 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
13 9 (0.77%) Hudson
14 8 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 785 (67.38%) Finance
2 563 (48.33%) Front Office
3 542 (46.52%) Banking
4 309 (26.52%) Investment Banking
5 98 (8.41%) Back Office
6 85 (7.30%) Financial Institution
7 60 (5.15%) Games
8 40 (3.43%) French Language
8 40 (3.43%) German Language
8 40 (3.43%) Italian Language
8 40 (3.43%) Marketing
9 34 (2.92%) Spanish Language
10 31 (2.66%) Legal
11 16 (1.37%) Publishing
12 9 (0.77%) Advertising
13 6 (0.52%) Law
14 3 (0.26%) Retail
15 1 (0.086%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.086%) Prime Brokerage
15 1 (0.086%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 516 (44.29%) Developer
2 239 (20.52%) Analyst
3 194 (16.65%) Java Developer
4 140 (12.02%) C# Developer
5 133 (11.42%) Business Analyst
6 128 (10.99%) Applications Support
7 90 (7.73%) Support Engineer
8 77 (6.61%) Support Analyst
9 74 (6.35%) Software Engineer
10 70 (6.01%) Applications Engineer
11 68 (5.84%) Senior Developer
12 64 (5.49%) Python Developer
13 63 (5.41%) Front Office Developer
14 61 (5.24%) Applications Support Engineer
15 56 (4.81%) .NET Developer
16 49 (4.21%) Applications Support Analyst
17 46 (3.95%) Java Engineer
18 41 (3.52%) SQL Developer
19 39 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
20 37 (3.18%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (18.11%) .NET
2 205 (17.60%) FIX Protocol
3 127 (10.90%) AngularJS
4 120 (10.30%) WPF
5 116 (9.96%) React
6 87 (7.47%) HTML
7 86 (7.38%) Web Services
8 78 (6.70%) WCF
9 64 (5.49%) REST
9 64 (5.49%) XML
10 63 (5.41%) J2EE
11 51 (4.38%) HTML5
12 50 (4.29%) ASP.NET
13 40 (3.43%) Spring
14 32 (2.75%) Vue.js
15 30 (2.58%) Middleware
16 28 (2.40%) .NET Framework
16 28 (2.40%) J2SE
17 26 (2.23%) WinForms
18 25 (2.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 640 (54.94%) Equities
2 592 (50.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 532 (45.67%) Derivative
4 291 (24.98%) Hedge funds
5 103 (8.84%) Fintech
6 94 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
7 74 (6.35%) Management Information System
8 70 (6.01%) Greenfield Project
9 63 (5.41%) Algorithms
10 58 (4.98%) Data Structures
11 47 (4.03%) Equity Derivative
12 46 (3.95%) Credit Derivative
13 45 (3.86%) OTC Derivatives
14 39 (3.35%) Cyberthreat
15 29 (2.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 27 (2.32%) Exotic Derivative
16 27 (2.32%) Virtual Team
17 26 (2.23%) Market Risk
18 20 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
19 15 (1.29%) Litecoin
Operating Systems
1 163 (13.99%) Linux
2 148 (12.70%) Unix
3 127 (10.90%) Windows
4 27 (2.32%) CentOS
4 27 (2.32%) Fedora
5 21 (1.80%) SUSE
5 21 (1.80%) Ubuntu
6 16 (1.37%) Solaris
7 11 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.69%) Windows NT
9 6 (0.52%) AIX
9 6 (0.52%) HPUX
9 6 (0.52%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.086%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (36.48%) Asset Management
2 322 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
3 319 (27.38%) Investment Management
4 256 (21.97%) Computer Science
5 228 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 158 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
7 151 (12.96%) Wealth Management
8 130 (11.16%) Business Analysis
9 129 (11.07%) Portfolio Management
10 127 (10.90%) Electronic Trading
11 123 (10.56%) Mathematics
12 122 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
13 104 (8.93%) Change Management
14 90 (7.73%) OO
15 89 (7.64%) DevOps
16 85 (7.30%) Risk Management
17 83 (7.12%) Microservices
18 82 (7.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
19 79 (6.78%) Low Latency
19 79 (6.78%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 531 (45.58%) SQL
2 494 (42.40%) Java
3 362 (31.07%) C#
4 317 (27.21%) Python
5 181 (15.54%) C++
6 114 (9.79%) Perl
7 81 (6.95%) JavaScript
8 77 (6.61%) Ruby
9 74 (6.35%) Bash Shell
10 62 (5.32%) Korn
11 61 (5.24%) Bourne shell
12 57 (4.89%) T-SQL
13 53 (4.55%) PowerShell
14 48 (4.12%) Scala
15 37 (3.18%) VBA
16 32 (2.75%) R
17 30 (2.58%) MATLAB
18 29 (2.49%) C
19 27 (2.32%) PL/SQL
20 18 (1.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 308 (26.44%) Degree
2 76 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.49%) Master's Degree
4 17 (1.46%) CFA
5 14 (1.20%) PhD
6 13 (1.12%) CIMA
6 13 (1.12%) SAFe Agilist
7 11 (0.94%) ISEB
8 9 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.43%) CISSP
9 5 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.34%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (9.18%) QA
2 41 (3.52%) MiFID
3 14 (1.20%) EMIR
4 5 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.34%) FATCA
6 3 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.086%) Solvency II
System Software
1 40 (3.43%) Docker
2 5 (0.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.086%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.086%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.086%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 21 (1.80%) Kubernetes
2 20 (1.72%) Terraform
3 19 (1.63%) Ansible
4 17 (1.46%) Puppet
5 12 (1.03%) Nagios
6 10 (0.86%) Icinga
6 10 (0.86%) ZABBIX
7 8 (0.69%) Automic
7 8 (0.69%) Dollar Universe
8 5 (0.43%) Control-M
8 5 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (0.43%) SCCM
9 2 (0.17%) logstash
10 1 (0.086%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.086%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 191 (16.39%) Oracle
2 157 (13.48%) Charles River
3 89 (7.64%) Bloomberg
4 88 (7.55%) Calypso
5 67 (5.75%) FXall
5 67 (5.75%) SimCorp
6 58 (4.98%) Reuters
7 57 (4.89%) Tradeweb
8 50 (4.29%) MarketAxess
9 42 (3.61%) ION Trading
10 38 (3.26%) Microsoft
11 34 (2.92%) TIBCO
12 28 (2.40%) Solace
13 27 (2.32%) Red Hat
13 27 (2.32%) Sybase
14 20 (1.72%) Eze Software Group
15 18 (1.55%) Fidessa
16 15 (1.29%) Adobe
16 15 (1.29%) Google
17 10 (0.86%) DevExpress