Period
to

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 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 443 364 258
Rank change year-on-year -79 -106 +116
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,048 642 1,110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.77% 0.80% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 2.10% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 986 549 1,000
10th Percentile £73,125 £60,000 £67,500
25th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £115,000 £100,000 £110,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +51.72%
75th Percentile £138,125 £122,500 £138,750
90th Percentile £166,875 £130,250 £155,000
UK median annual salary £115,000 £97,500 £110,000
% change year-on-year +17.95% -11.36% +51.72%

Fixed Income is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 60,196 30,580 31,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.48% 38.31% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28,884 21,171 25,214
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,625 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £57,430
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +0.12% +4.42%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £96,250
UK median annual salary £62,319 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.38% +4.55% +1.85%

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 2022.

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 2022. 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
Jobs
London -62 1,046 £115,000 +15.00% 72
Midlands -51 1 £55,000 -12.00% 1
West Midlands -53 1 £55,000 -18.52% 1
North West -79 1 £67,500 +28.57%
North of England -94 1 £67,500 +28.57%
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 778 (74.24%) Finance
2 653 (62.31%) Equities
3 626 (59.73%) Front Office
4 606 (57.82%) Derivative
5 549 (52.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 536 (51.15%) Asset Management
7 526 (50.19%) Python
8 513 (48.95%) Software Engineering
8 513 (48.95%) Agile
9 476 (45.42%) AWS
10 464 (44.27%) Investment Management
11 455 (43.42%) Hedge funds
12 409 (39.03%) Java
13 371 (35.40%) React
14 361 (34.45%) C#
15 358 (34.16%) JavaScript
16 341 (32.54%) Analytics
17 265 (25.29%) Azure
18 259 (24.71%) GCP
19 247 (23.57%) .NET
20 242 (23.09%) SQL
21 235 (22.42%) CI/CD
22 205 (19.56%) TypeScript
23 199 (18.99%) Fintech
24 187 (17.84%) Microservices
25 182 (17.37%) .NET Core
26 171 (16.32%) C++
27 155 (14.79%) Docker
28 148 (14.12%) Greenfield Project
29 140 (13.36%) Full Stack Development

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 40 (3.82%) Jetty
2 13 (1.24%) Confluence
3 11 (1.05%) Apache
4 6 (0.57%) Jupyter
4 6 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.48%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (0.38%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.095%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.095%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.095%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.53%) thinkFolio
2 15 (1.43%) Markit EDM
3 13 (1.24%) SimCorp Dimension
4 9 (0.86%) Distributed Ledger
4 9 (0.86%) R3 Corda
5 4 (0.38%) Summit
6 3 (0.29%) PolarLake
7 2 (0.19%) Eikon
7 2 (0.19%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.19%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.095%) Eagle STAR
8 1 (0.095%) Eze OMS
8 1 (0.095%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 476 (45.42%) AWS
2 265 (25.29%) Azure
3 259 (24.71%) GCP
4 32 (3.05%) OpenShift
5 20 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (1.91%) Amazon S3
6 16 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (1.53%) Serverless
7 13 (1.24%) Power Platform
8 10 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.86%) Amazon ECS
9 9 (0.86%) Route 53
10 5 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.48%) Amazon EKS
10 5 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (0.48%) AWS KMS
10 5 (0.48%) CloudFront
10 5 (0.48%) SaaS
10 5 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.01%) HTTP
2 11 (1.05%) FIX Connectivity
3 8 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.38%) FTP
4 4 (0.38%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.29%) WebEx
6 2 (0.19%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.095%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.095%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 52 (4.96%) Redis
3 32 (3.05%) Hazelcast
4 16 (1.53%) Relational Database
5 14 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (1.24%) Power BI
7 11 (1.05%) Apache Ignite
8 10 (0.95%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.76%) KDB
10 7 (0.67%) MongoDB
11 6 (0.57%) SAP HANA
12 5 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.48%) Tableau
13 4 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.38%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.29%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (3.44%) NUnit
2 34 (3.24%) Jenkins
3 33 (3.15%) Cucumber
3 33 (3.15%) Moq
4 32 (3.05%) JIRA
4 32 (3.05%) JUnit
4 32 (3.05%) SpecFlow
5 30 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.48%) GitLab
6 5 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (0.48%) Spinnaker
7 4 (0.38%) Postman
8 3 (0.29%) MSTest
8 3 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.29%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.29%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.19%) PyCharm
10 1 (0.095%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 778 (74.24%) Finance
2 626 (59.73%) Front Office
3 138 (13.17%) Banking
4 98 (9.35%) Social Skills
5 78 (7.44%) Investment Banking
6 37 (3.53%) Presentation Skills
7 30 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (2.00%) Financial Institution
9 20 (1.91%) Games
10 14 (1.34%) Back Office
10 14 (1.34%) Marketing
11 10 (0.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 10 (0.95%) Organisational Skills
12 8 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.48%) Legal
14 4 (0.38%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.38%) International Banking
15 3 (0.29%) Advertising
16 2 (0.19%) Publishing
17 1 (0.095%) Law
Job Titles
1 544 (51.91%) Developer
2 298 (28.44%) Software Engineer
3 279 (26.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 164 (15.65%) AWS Developer
5 155 (14.79%) AWS Engineer
5 155 (14.79%) Java Developer
6 152 (14.50%) Finance Manager
7 145 (13.84%) .NET Developer
8 144 (13.74%) Senior Developer
9 143 (13.65%) AWS Software Engineer
10 139 (13.26%) Analyst
11 104 (9.92%) .NET Software Developer
12 101 (9.64%) .NET Software Engineer
13 95 (9.06%) Senior Software Engineer
14 93 (8.87%) Java Engineer
15 88 (8.40%) Java Software Developer
15 88 (8.40%) Java Software Engineer
16 86 (8.21%) Business Analyst
17 79 (7.54%) Senior Software Developer
18 78 (7.44%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (35.40%) React
2 247 (23.57%) .NET
3 182 (17.37%) .NET Core
4 134 (12.79%) ASP.NET
5 101 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 97 (9.26%) ASP.NET Core
7 90 (8.59%) AngularJS
8 87 (8.30%) Protocol Buffers
9 79 (7.54%) FIX Protocol
10 77 (7.35%) Node.js
10 77 (7.35%) Vue.js
11 63 (6.01%) Kafka
12 57 (5.44%) Spring
13 55 (5.25%) gRPC
14 54 (5.15%) REST
15 46 (4.39%) JSON
16 45 (4.29%) SciPy
17 41 (3.91%) Spring Boot
18 39 (3.72%) HTML
19 36 (3.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 653 (62.31%) Equities
2 606 (57.82%) Derivative
3 549 (52.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 455 (43.42%) Hedge funds
5 148 (14.12%) Greenfield Project
6 55 (5.25%) OTC Derivatives
7 39 (3.72%) Credit Derivative
8 34 (3.24%) User Experience
9 26 (2.48%) Exotic Derivative
10 22 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (2.10%) Market Risk
10 22 (2.10%) Reference Data
11 21 (2.00%) Cloud Native
12 20 (1.91%) Credit Risk
13 18 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
14 13 (1.24%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.86%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.86%) Public Cloud
16 8 (0.76%) Blockchain
17 7 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 121 (11.55%) Linux
2 59 (5.63%) Unix
3 24 (2.29%) Windows
4 9 (0.86%) CentOS
5 3 (0.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.19%) Android
6 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (51.15%) Asset Management
2 513 (48.95%) Agile
2 513 (48.95%) Software Engineering
3 464 (44.27%) Investment Management
4 341 (32.54%) Analytics
5 235 (22.42%) CI/CD
6 199 (18.99%) Fintech
7 187 (17.84%) Microservices
8 140 (13.36%) Full Stack Development
9 131 (12.50%) DevOps
10 112 (10.69%) Multithreading
11 111 (10.59%) Front End Development
12 104 (9.92%) Scrum
13 100 (9.54%) Migration
14 87 (8.30%) Data Analytics
15 82 (7.82%) Performance Attribution
16 80 (7.63%) Order Management
17 79 (7.54%) Electronic Trading
18 77 (7.35%) Mathematics
19 75 (7.16%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 526 (50.19%) Python
2 409 (39.03%) Java
3 361 (34.45%) C#
4 358 (34.16%) JavaScript
5 242 (23.09%) SQL
6 205 (19.56%) TypeScript
7 171 (16.32%) C++
8 65 (6.20%) C
9 57 (5.44%) Scala
10 52 (4.96%) Kotlin
11 46 (4.39%) Shell Script
12 41 (3.91%) VBA
13 38 (3.63%) R
14 34 (3.24%) MATLAB
15 33 (3.15%) PowerShell
16 26 (2.48%) VB
17 21 (2.00%) Go
18 18 (1.72%) Clojure
19 17 (1.62%) ES6
20 16 (1.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (4.20%) PhD
2 37 (3.53%) Degree
3 15 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.29%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.19%) CFA
5 2 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.095%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.095%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.095%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.095%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.25%) QA
2 14 (1.34%) IFRS
2 14 (1.34%) IFRS 9
3 11 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.57%) SLA
5 5 (0.48%) MiFID
6 2 (0.19%) EMIR
System Software
1 155 (14.79%) Docker
2 2 (0.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 88 (8.40%) Terraform
2 73 (6.97%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.86%) Prometheus
4 8 (0.76%) Ansible
5 5 (0.48%) Istio
6 1 (0.095%) Grafana
Vendors
1 76 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 74 (7.06%) BISAM
2 74 (7.06%) Oracle
3 64 (6.11%) Charles River
4 54 (5.15%) Bloomberg
5 14 (1.34%) Tradeweb
6 13 (1.24%) Calypso
6 13 (1.24%) SimCorp
7 12 (1.15%) Murex
8 11 (1.05%) TIBCO
9 9 (0.86%) Red Hat
9 9 (0.86%) Solace
9 9 (0.86%) Sybase
10 7 (0.67%) Reuters
11 6 (0.57%) SAP
12 5 (0.48%) FactSet
12 5 (0.48%) ION Trading
13 3 (0.29%) SunGard
14 2 (0.19%) IBM
14 2 (0.19%) Sun