Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 363 257 376
Rank change year-on-year -106 +119 +77
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 642 1,108 1,181
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.80% 1.26% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 3.62% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 549 998 945
10th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £48,750
25th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £110,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +51.72% -
75th Percentile £122,500 £138,750 £103,750
90th Percentile £130,250 £155,000 £118,750
UK median annual salary £97,500 £110,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -11.36% +51.72% -

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 29,267 30,612 46,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 36.46% 34.81% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20,100 24,265 36,011
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.77% +2.73% +6.80%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £96,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 18 May 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 18 May 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 -74 628 £100,000 -9.09% 53
North West - 10 £52,500 -
North of England - 10 £52,500 -
Midlands - 3 £62,500 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £62,500 -
South East - 1 £26,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £67,500 - 1
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 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.

1 449 (69.94%) Finance
2 439 (68.38%) Front Office
3 384 (59.81%) Equities
4 361 (56.23%) Agile Software Development
5 333 (51.87%) Java
6 317 (49.38%) Derivative
7 308 (47.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 300 (46.73%) JavaScript
9 283 (44.08%) Python
10 282 (43.93%) React
11 278 (43.30%) AWS
12 276 (42.99%) Software Engineering
13 273 (42.52%) Hedge funds
14 258 (40.19%) Asset Management
15 235 (36.60%) Investment Management
16 215 (33.49%) AngularJS
17 197 (30.69%) Web Services
18 191 (29.75%) Banking
19 178 (27.73%) Analytics
20 168 (26.17%) Vue.js
21 156 (24.30%) C#
22 152 (23.68%) Azure
23 141 (21.96%) SQL
24 140 (21.81%) GCP
25 120 (18.69%) Greenfield Project
26 110 (17.13%) Fintech
27 108 (16.82%) Investment Banking
28 97 (15.11%) .NET
29 95 (14.80%) C++
30 94 (14.64%) Migration

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 37 (5.76%) Apache
2 8 (1.25%) Confluence
3 6 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.31%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (0.31%) MTS
4 2 (0.31%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Actimize
1 1 (0.16%) Advent Geneva
1 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.16%) SunGard Martini
1 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 278 (43.30%) AWS
2 152 (23.68%) Azure
3 140 (21.81%) GCP
4 38 (5.92%) Amazon S3
5 37 (5.76%) Amazon EC2
5 37 (5.76%) Serverless
6 36 (5.61%) AWS Lambda
7 14 (2.18%) SaaS
8 7 (1.09%) PaaS
9 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.47%) npm
11 2 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon EKS
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.16%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 1 (0.16%) Matillion
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.02%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.62%) LAN
2 4 (0.62%) WAN
3 2 (0.31%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.16%) Firewall
4 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.16%) Multicast
4 1 (0.16%) Network Security
4 1 (0.16%) Unicast
4 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.54%) Relational Database
2 39 (6.07%) SQL Server
3 36 (5.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 36 (5.61%) Apache Ignite
4 28 (4.36%) RDBMS
5 20 (3.12%) Data Mart
6 17 (2.65%) KDB
7 9 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.09%) DB2
8 7 (1.09%) Tableau
9 6 (0.93%) Big Data
9 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.78%) MS Access
10 5 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.62%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.62%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.62%) Redis
11 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 39 (6.07%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.49%) JIRA
3 8 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.47%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.47%) Cypress.io
6 3 (0.47%) gulp
6 3 (0.47%) Maven
6 3 (0.47%) Storybook
6 3 (0.47%) webpack
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.31%) Subversion
8 1 (0.16%) Ant
8 1 (0.16%) GCC
8 1 (0.16%) GDB
8 1 (0.16%) GitLab
8 1 (0.16%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 449 (69.94%) Finance
2 439 (68.38%) Front Office
3 191 (29.75%) Banking
4 108 (16.82%) Investment Banking
5 87 (13.55%) Social Skills
6 23 (3.58%) Back Office
7 17 (2.65%) Financial Institution
8 14 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (1.71%) Law
10 8 (1.25%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (0.78%) Legal
12 3 (0.47%) Marketing
13 2 (0.31%) Retail
14 1 (0.16%) Advertising
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) Games
14 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.16%) Organisational Skills
14 1 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 474 (73.83%) Developer
2 129 (20.09%) Java Developer
3 123 (19.16%) Front Office Developer
4 117 (18.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 116 (18.07%) Python Developer
6 112 (17.45%) Software Engineer
7 111 (17.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 88 (13.71%) AWS Developer
9 80 (12.46%) .NET Developer
10 75 (11.68%) .NET Software Developer
10 75 (11.68%) .NET Software Engineer
10 75 (11.68%) AWS Engineer
10 75 (11.68%) AWS Software Engineer
11 72 (11.21%) Analyst
12 58 (9.03%) React Developer
13 50 (7.79%) Electronic Trading Developer
14 48 (7.48%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
15 40 (6.23%) Python Engineer
16 36 (5.61%) JavaScript Engineer
16 36 (5.61%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (43.93%) React
2 215 (33.49%) AngularJS
3 197 (30.69%) Web Services
4 168 (26.17%) Vue.js
5 97 (15.11%) .NET
6 93 (14.49%) Node.js
7 79 (12.31%) .NET Core
7 79 (12.31%) ASP.NET
8 76 (11.84%) ASP.NET Core
9 75 (11.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 52 (8.10%) Shiny
11 38 (5.92%) GraphQL
12 36 (5.61%) FIX Protocol
13 33 (5.14%) HTML
14 30 (4.67%) Middleware
15 21 (3.27%) NumPy
16 20 (3.12%) Express
16 20 (3.12%) Murex MxML
16 20 (3.12%) SciPy
16 20 (3.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 384 (59.81%) Equities
2 317 (49.38%) Derivative
3 308 (47.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 273 (42.52%) Hedge funds
5 120 (18.69%) Greenfield Project
6 57 (8.88%) Market Risk
7 38 (5.92%) Credit Risk
8 22 (3.43%) Algorithms
9 18 (2.80%) Data Structures
10 14 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.40%) Reference Data
12 8 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (1.25%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.78%) Clustering
13 5 (0.78%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.62%) Credit Derivative
14 4 (0.62%) SWIFT
15 2 (0.31%) Equity Derivative
15 2 (0.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 2 (0.31%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 83 (12.93%) Linux
2 52 (8.10%) Unix
3 29 (4.52%) Windows
4 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.16%) CentOS
5 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.16%) Solaris
5 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (56.23%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (42.99%) Software Engineering
3 258 (40.19%) Asset Management
4 235 (36.60%) Investment Management
5 178 (27.73%) Analytics
6 110 (17.13%) Fintech
7 94 (14.64%) Migration
8 86 (13.40%) Microservices
9 81 (12.62%) Electronic Trading
10 66 (10.28%) Multithreading
11 65 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
12 54 (8.41%) TDD
13 51 (7.94%) Portfolio Management
14 45 (7.01%) Artificial Intelligence
15 44 (6.85%) Machine Learning
16 43 (6.70%) SDLC
17 39 (6.07%) Risk Analytics
18 37 (5.76%) Computer Science
18 37 (5.76%) Low Latency
19 33 (5.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 333 (51.87%) Java
2 300 (46.73%) JavaScript
3 283 (44.08%) Python
4 156 (24.30%) C#
5 141 (21.96%) SQL
6 95 (14.80%) C++
7 85 (13.24%) Kotlin
8 79 (12.31%) TypeScript
9 76 (11.84%) Scala
10 60 (9.35%) R
11 36 (5.61%) Clojure
12 20 (3.12%) Java 8
13 13 (2.02%) VBA
14 11 (1.71%) C
14 11 (1.71%) Erlang
15 5 (0.78%) Perl
15 5 (0.78%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.62%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.62%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (5.14%) Degree
2 26 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.09%) PhD
4 6 (0.93%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.16%) CEH
6 1 (0.16%) CFA
6 1 (0.16%) CISSP
6 1 (0.16%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.16%) OSCP
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.58%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.47%) MiFID
3 1 (0.16%) EMIR
3 1 (0.16%) GLBA
3 1 (0.16%) PMO
3 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.16%) UCITS
System Software
1 31 (4.83%) Docker
2 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) GridGain
3 1 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 27 (4.21%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.78%) Ansible
3 3 (0.47%) Control-M
4 2 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.16%) Oozie
5 1 (0.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (3.58%) Bloomberg
2 21 (3.27%) Murex
3 20 (3.12%) Oracle
4 12 (1.87%) ION Trading
5 11 (1.71%) Solace
6 10 (1.56%) Microsoft
6 10 (1.56%) Telerik
7 9 (1.40%) Google
7 9 (1.40%) Instagram
8 8 (1.25%) Charles River
9 6 (0.93%) Tradeweb
10 4 (0.62%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.47%) IBM
11 3 (0.47%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.31%) Citrix
12 2 (0.31%) Databricks
12 2 (0.31%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.31%) FIS
12 2 (0.31%) Sun
12 2 (0.31%) Twitter