Period
to 20 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 352 418 421
Rank change year-on-year +66 +3 +53
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,158 1,200 1,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.74% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.20% 1.90% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 936 883 752
England median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £122,500 £112,500 £105,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% -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 52,618 63,033 63,853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.57% 39.08% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39,640 48,879 50,778
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,275 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -4.04%

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 June 2019.

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 June 2019. 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 +39 1,146 £77,500 +6.90% 45
North West +25 8 £30,500 +22.00%
North of England +15 8 £30,500 +22.00%
South East +32 4 £40,000 -15.79%
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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.

1 781 (67.44%) Finance
2 726 (62.69%) Derivative
3 687 (59.33%) Front Office
4 592 (51.12%) Asset Management
5 583 (50.35%) Equities
6 548 (47.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 544 (46.98%) SQL
8 523 (45.16%) Java
9 491 (42.40%) Banking
10 456 (39.38%) Investment Management
11 446 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
12 431 (37.22%) C#
13 426 (36.79%) Hedge funds
14 374 (32.30%) Software Engineering
15 347 (29.97%) Oracle
16 324 (27.98%) Python
17 231 (19.95%) AngularJS
18 223 (19.26%) .NET
19 216 (18.65%) Computer Science
20 215 (18.57%) C++
20 215 (18.57%) XML
21 205 (17.70%) Portfolio Management
22 199 (17.18%) Degree
22 199 (17.18%) Investment Banking
23 192 (16.58%) Workflow
24 191 (16.49%) SQL Server
25 190 (16.41%) Mentoring
26 189 (16.32%) FIX Protocol
26 189 (16.32%) thinkFolio
27 180 (15.54%) Oracle Workflow

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
1 180 (15.54%) Oracle Workflow
2 48 (4.15%) Apache
3 40 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 22 (1.90%) Jupyter
5 10 (0.86%) Apache Spark
6 7 (0.60%) Confluence
7 4 (0.35%) GemFire
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.26%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.26%) WildFly
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.086%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 23 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 189 (16.32%) thinkFolio
2 84 (7.25%) Markit EDM
3 74 (6.39%) Front Arena
4 33 (2.85%) Temenos T24
5 13 (1.12%) Eze OMS
6 9 (0.78%) SimCorp Dimension
7 8 (0.69%) LatentZero
8 6 (0.52%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.52%) LongView
9 4 (0.35%) Bloomberg AIM
10 3 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
11 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
12 1 (0.086%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 159 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (8.20%) GitHub
3 53 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (3.45%) SaaS
5 25 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (1.64%) PaaS
7 18 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (1.55%) Amazon S3
8 14 (1.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (0.60%) IaaS
9 7 (0.60%) Office 365
10 6 (0.52%) Power Platform
11 5 (0.43%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.35%) Serverless
13 1 (0.086%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.086%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.086%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.086%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.49%) FIX Connectivity
2 16 (1.38%) WAN
3 14 (1.21%) Firewall
4 10 (0.86%) LAN
5 8 (0.69%) Ethernet
5 8 (0.69%) HTTP
6 7 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.26%) IPsec
8 1 (0.086%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 34 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 33 (2.85%) Crystal Reports
4 30 (2.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 27 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (1.99%) MySQL
7 21 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 20 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
9 18 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (1.38%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.86%) Redis
12 9 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (0.78%) Big Data
12 9 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.60%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.60%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 27 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.90%) JIRA
5 13 (1.12%) Maven
6 11 (0.95%) Bitbucket
6 11 (0.95%) Hudson
6 11 (0.95%) Selenium
7 10 (0.86%) Subversion
7 10 (0.86%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.78%) RStudio
9 8 (0.69%) Ant
9 8 (0.69%) JUnit
10 7 (0.60%) Bitbucket Server
10 7 (0.60%) Gradle
10 7 (0.60%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.52%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.43%) Artifactory
13 4 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 781 (67.44%) Finance
2 687 (59.33%) Front Office
3 491 (42.40%) Banking
4 199 (17.18%) Investment Banking
5 83 (7.17%) Back Office
6 71 (6.13%) French Language
7 70 (6.04%) German Language
7 70 (6.04%) Italian Language
7 70 (6.04%) Spanish Language
8 48 (4.15%) Games
9 30 (2.59%) Dutch Language
10 26 (2.25%) Legal
11 24 (2.07%) Financial Institution
12 12 (1.04%) Marketing
13 4 (0.35%) Retail
14 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.086%) Law
15 1 (0.086%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 391 (33.77%) Developer
2 191 (16.49%) Analyst
3 179 (15.46%) Java Developer
4 134 (11.57%) Business Analyst
5 133 (11.49%) Consultant
6 118 (10.19%) Software Engineer
7 104 (8.98%) C# Developer
8 86 (7.43%) Applications Support
9 82 (7.08%) Architect
10 81 (6.99%) Implementation Consultant
11 74 (6.39%) Support Engineer
12 69 (5.96%) SQL Developer
13 67 (5.79%) Java Consultant
14 66 (5.70%) Front Office Developer
15 65 (5.61%) Lead Architect
16 63 (5.44%) AWS Engineer
17 60 (5.18%) AWS Software Engineer
18 52 (4.49%) AWS Architect
19 50 (4.32%) J2EE Developer
19 50 (4.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (19.95%) AngularJS
2 223 (19.26%) .NET
3 215 (18.57%) XML
4 189 (16.32%) FIX Protocol
5 172 (14.85%) React
6 144 (12.44%) Web Services
7 133 (11.49%) J2EE
8 123 (10.62%) Node.js
9 78 (6.74%) WPF
10 71 (6.13%) ASP.NET
11 66 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 57 (4.92%) HTML
13 49 (4.23%) REST
13 49 (4.23%) Vue.js
14 46 (3.97%) HTML5
15 44 (3.80%) WCF
16 41 (3.54%) J2SE
17 31 (2.68%) Spring
18 25 (2.16%) CSS
18 25 (2.16%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 726 (62.69%) Derivative
2 583 (50.35%) Equities
3 548 (47.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 426 (36.79%) Hedge funds
5 111 (9.59%) Greenfield Project
6 99 (8.55%) OTC Derivatives
7 64 (5.53%) Data Structures
8 56 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (4.84%) Management Information System
9 52 (4.49%) Equity Derivative
10 51 (4.40%) Algorithms
11 29 (2.50%) Credit Derivative
12 23 (1.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 23 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
13 22 (1.90%) Cloud Native
13 22 (1.90%) Virtual Team
14 21 (1.81%) Credit Risk
15 17 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (1.47%) Market Risk
16 16 (1.38%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 147 (12.69%) Unix
2 113 (9.76%) Linux
3 59 (5.09%) Windows
4 12 (1.04%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.78%) Solaris
6 7 (0.60%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.17%) AIX
7 2 (0.17%) CentOS
7 2 (0.17%) Fedora
7 2 (0.17%) HPUX
8 1 (0.086%) Android
8 1 (0.086%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.086%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (51.12%) Asset Management
2 456 (39.38%) Investment Management
3 446 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
4 374 (32.30%) Software Engineering
5 216 (18.65%) Computer Science
6 205 (17.70%) Portfolio Management
7 192 (16.58%) Workflow
8 190 (16.41%) Mentoring
9 148 (12.78%) Fund Management
10 143 (12.35%) Business Analysis
11 121 (10.45%) Wealth Management
12 100 (8.64%) Problem-Solving
13 98 (8.46%) Front End Development
14 94 (8.12%) Electronic Trading
14 94 (8.12%) Mathematics
15 88 (7.60%) Multithreading
16 83 (7.17%) Microservices
17 82 (7.08%) Test Automation
18 74 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
19 67 (5.79%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 544 (46.98%) SQL
2 523 (45.16%) Java
3 431 (37.22%) C#
4 324 (27.98%) Python
5 215 (18.57%) C++
6 165 (14.25%) JavaScript
7 106 (9.15%) Perl
8 70 (6.04%) PL/SQL
8 70 (6.04%) R
9 62 (5.35%) Bash Shell
10 35 (3.02%) Shell Script
11 34 (2.94%) Ruby
12 24 (2.07%) Java 8
13 20 (1.73%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.64%) VBA
15 17 (1.47%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.30%) TypeScript
17 13 (1.12%) Scala
18 11 (0.95%) MATLAB
19 6 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 199 (17.18%) Degree
2 28 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.95%) SAFe Agilist
4 10 (0.86%) CFA
5 8 (0.69%) CIMA
5 8 (0.69%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.26%) CEH
8 3 (0.26%) CISA
8 3 (0.26%) CISM
8 3 (0.26%) CISSP
9 1 (0.086%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.086%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.086%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (10.02%) QA
2 26 (2.25%) MiFID
3 24 (2.07%) EMIR
4 23 (1.99%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.35%) PMO
6 3 (0.26%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.26%) NIST
7 2 (0.17%) PSD2
8 1 (0.086%) Data Quality
System Software
1 159 (13.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.086%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.086%) HDFS
2 1 (0.086%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (2.68%) Kubernetes
1 31 (2.68%) Terraform
2 29 (2.50%) Icinga
2 29 (2.50%) Nagios
2 29 (2.50%) ZABBIX
3 11 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
4 8 (0.69%) Ansible
5 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.26%) Control-M
7 2 (0.17%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.17%) Netcool
7 2 (0.17%) Puppet
8 1 (0.086%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.086%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 347 (29.97%) Oracle
2 167 (14.42%) Charles River
3 164 (14.16%) Bloomberg
4 137 (11.83%) Reuters
5 97 (8.38%) Calypso
6 85 (7.34%) SimCorp
7 49 (4.23%) ION Trading
8 44 (3.80%) DevExpress
8 44 (3.80%) Tradeweb
9 43 (3.71%) FXall
9 43 (3.71%) MarketAxess
10 40 (3.45%) Eze Software Group
11 29 (2.50%) SolarWinds
12 26 (2.25%) Microsoft
13 23 (1.99%) TIBCO
14 20 (1.73%) Google
14 20 (1.73%) Rackspace
15 19 (1.64%) Fidessa
16 17 (1.47%) Sybase
17 12 (1.04%) Solace