Period
to 19 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 462 187 312
Rank change year-on-year -275 +125 +77
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 701 860 1,327
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.64% 1.93% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 5.41% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 611 811 1,127
10th Percentile £66,750 £71,250 £58,750
25th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £72,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £105,000 £105,000 £90,000
Median % change year-on-year - +16.67% +24.14%
75th Percentile £126,250 £132,500 £122,500
90th Percentile £142,500 £145,000 £143,750
UK median annual salary £105,000 £105,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +24.14%

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 45,176 15,903 44,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.95% 35.73% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27,451 13,266 34,543
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,111
% change year-on-year +4.35% +6.26% +3.07%

Fixed Income
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Fixed Income in England

Fixed Income
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Fixed Income in England.

Salary trend for Fixed Income in England

Fixed Income
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Fixed Income in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

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 October 2021. 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 -189 684 £107,500 +2.38% 68
Midlands - 11 £67,500 - 1
West Midlands - 9 £67,500 - 1
East of England -97 3 £41,500 +3.75%
East Midlands - 2 £72,500 -
North West - 1 - - 1
North of England - 1 - - 1
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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.

1 507 (72.33%) Finance
2 476 (67.90%) Front Office
3 454 (64.76%) Python
4 380 (54.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 377 (53.78%) Equities
6 371 (52.92%) Java
7 362 (51.64%) Derivative
8 342 (48.79%) AWS
9 337 (48.07%) Asset Management
10 328 (46.79%) Software Engineering
11 317 (45.22%) JavaScript
12 313 (44.65%) Hedge funds
13 299 (42.65%) React
14 297 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
15 256 (36.52%) Web Services
16 248 (35.38%) Full Stack Development
17 232 (33.10%) SQL
17 232 (33.10%) Investment Management
18 197 (28.10%) TypeScript
19 190 (27.10%) AngularJS
20 183 (26.11%) Banking
20 183 (26.11%) Azure
21 165 (23.54%) GCP
22 164 (23.40%) Kotlin
23 148 (21.11%) Vue.js
24 145 (20.68%) Scala
25 138 (19.69%) Analytics
26 124 (17.69%) Amazon S3
27 123 (17.55%) Amazon EC2
28 117 (16.69%) Serverless

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
1 105 (14.98%) Apache
2 35 (4.99%) Apache Airflow
3 18 (2.57%) Confluence
4 10 (1.43%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (2.43%) Spreadsheet
2 16 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Eikon
1 3 (0.43%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (0.29%) Loan IQ
2 2 (0.29%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.14%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) Minerva
3 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 342 (48.79%) AWS
2 183 (26.11%) Azure
3 165 (23.54%) GCP
4 124 (17.69%) Amazon S3
5 123 (17.55%) Amazon EC2
6 117 (16.69%) AWS Lambda
6 117 (16.69%) Serverless
7 9 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.00%) PaaS
9 6 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.57%) Azure App Service
10 4 (0.57%) Power Platform
10 4 (0.57%) SaaS
11 3 (0.43%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.29%) Slack
12 2 (0.29%) Snowflake
13 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.14%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.71%) FIX Connectivity
3 4 (0.57%) HTTP
4 3 (0.43%) Firewall
4 3 (0.43%) WAN
5 2 (0.29%) LAN
5 2 (0.29%) WebEx
6 1 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.14%) Multicast
6 1 (0.14%) Network Security
6 1 (0.14%) Unicast
6 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (14.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 105 (14.98%) Apache Ignite
2 40 (5.71%) Amazon Athena
3 28 (3.99%) Amazon Aurora
4 27 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.43%) Data Mart
6 16 (2.28%) SQL Server
7 14 (2.00%) KDB
7 14 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 14 (2.00%) Redis
8 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.00%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.71%) Data Lake
11 5 (0.71%) QlikView
12 4 (0.57%) Big Data
12 4 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.57%) DB2
12 4 (0.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 42 (5.99%) JIRA
2 17 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 15 (2.14%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.85%) GitLab
5 11 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (1.28%) Bitbucket
7 7 (1.00%) Selenium
8 5 (0.71%) HP UFT
9 4 (0.57%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.43%) JUnit
11 2 (0.29%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.29%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.14%) GCC
12 1 (0.14%) GDB
12 1 (0.14%) Gradle
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.14%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 507 (72.33%) Finance
2 476 (67.90%) Front Office
3 183 (26.11%) Banking
4 98 (13.98%) Social Skills
5 95 (13.55%) Investment Banking
6 35 (4.99%) Back Office
7 27 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (2.43%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.85%) Law
10 3 (0.43%) Legal
10 3 (0.43%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (0.43%) Prime Brokerage
10 3 (0.43%) Retail
11 2 (0.29%) Games
11 2 (0.29%) Marketing
11 2 (0.29%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 1 (0.14%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 475 (67.76%) Developer
2 212 (30.24%) Software Engineer
3 209 (29.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 189 (26.96%) Python Developer
5 140 (19.97%) Python Engineer
6 132 (18.83%) Python Software Engineer
7 117 (16.69%) Java Developer
8 109 (15.55%) Analyst
9 102 (14.55%) Lead Developer
10 88 (12.55%) React Developer
11 81 (11.55%) Front Office Developer
12 68 (9.70%) Lead Software Developer
12 68 (9.70%) Lead Software Engineer
13 61 (8.70%) Senior Developer
14 60 (8.56%) JavaScript Developer
15 57 (8.13%) AWS Developer
16 51 (7.28%) UI Developer
17 49 (6.99%) Software Manager
18 48 (6.85%) Software Asset Manager
18 48 (6.85%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (42.65%) React
2 256 (36.52%) Web Services
3 190 (27.10%) AngularJS
4 148 (21.11%) Vue.js
5 109 (15.55%) Node.js
6 39 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
7 31 (4.42%) GraphQL
7 31 (4.42%) Spring
8 24 (3.42%) HTML
9 23 (3.28%) .NET
10 21 (3.00%) Kafka
11 20 (2.85%) Swing
12 17 (2.43%) Middleware
12 17 (2.43%) NumPy
13 16 (2.28%) Murex MxML
13 16 (2.28%) SciPy
14 12 (1.71%) Express
14 12 (1.71%) J2EE
14 12 (1.71%) REST
14 12 (1.71%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 380 (54.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 377 (53.78%) Equities
3 362 (51.64%) Derivative
4 313 (44.65%) Hedge funds
5 50 (7.13%) User Experience
6 43 (6.13%) Credit Derivative
7 36 (5.14%) Market Risk
8 34 (4.85%) Credit Risk
9 33 (4.71%) Algorithms
10 26 (3.71%) Legacy Systems
11 25 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
12 21 (3.00%) Data Structures
13 14 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
13 14 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.57%) OTC Derivatives
15 10 (1.43%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.86%) Reference Data
17 5 (0.71%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.71%) SWIFT
18 4 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 68 (9.70%) Linux
2 51 (7.28%) Unix
3 29 (4.14%) Windows
4 5 (0.71%) CentOS
4 5 (0.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (48.07%) Asset Management
2 328 (46.79%) Software Engineering
3 297 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
4 248 (35.38%) Full Stack Development
5 232 (33.10%) Investment Management
6 138 (19.69%) Analytics
7 82 (11.70%) Portfolio Management
8 73 (10.41%) DevOps
9 66 (9.42%) SDLC
10 65 (9.27%) Front End Development
11 64 (9.13%) Electronic Trading
12 46 (6.56%) Machine Learning
12 46 (6.56%) Multithreading
13 42 (5.99%) Fintech
14 41 (5.85%) Problem-Solving
15 40 (5.71%) Migration
16 39 (5.56%) Risk Management
17 37 (5.28%) Backtesting
18 36 (5.14%) Cryptocurrency
18 36 (5.14%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 454 (64.76%) Python
2 371 (52.92%) Java
3 317 (45.22%) JavaScript
4 232 (33.10%) SQL
5 197 (28.10%) TypeScript
6 164 (23.40%) Kotlin
7 145 (20.68%) Scala
8 111 (15.83%) Clojure
9 82 (11.70%) C++
10 76 (10.84%) C#
11 47 (6.70%) R
12 19 (2.71%) Perl
13 12 (1.71%) Erlang
14 11 (1.57%) Groovy
14 11 (1.57%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.57%) VBA
15 8 (1.14%) VBScript
16 6 (0.86%) C
16 6 (0.86%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 34 (4.85%) Degree
2 11 (1.57%) PhD
3 6 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.71%) CHECK Team Member
4 5 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.57%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.29%) CFA
7 1 (0.14%) CEH
7 1 (0.14%) CISSP
7 1 (0.14%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.14%) OCP
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (9.27%) QA
2 8 (1.14%) MiFID
3 5 (0.71%) EMIR
4 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.14%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.14%) FATCA
6 1 (0.14%) GLBA
6 1 (0.14%) PMO
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 113 (16.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 101 (14.41%) Kubernetes
2 92 (13.12%) Terraform
3 11 (1.57%) Ansible
4 4 (0.57%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.14%) Oozie
5 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (6.42%) Oracle
2 34 (4.85%) Bloomberg
3 21 (3.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.57%) Murex
5 17 (2.43%) Charles River
6 14 (2.00%) Solace
7 13 (1.85%) Instagram
8 12 (1.71%) SimCorp
9 10 (1.43%) ION Trading
10 8 (1.14%) Sybase
11 6 (0.86%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.71%) Google
12 5 (0.71%) Trayport
13 4 (0.57%) HP
13 4 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.57%) Tradeweb
14 3 (0.43%) Calypso
14 3 (0.43%) Fidessa
14 3 (0.43%) Sun
14 3 (0.43%) TIBCO