Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 249 377 441
Rank change year-on-year +128 +64 +32
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,490 1,162 1,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.28% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 2.07% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,327 905 683
England median annual salary £110,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £58,750 £48,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £152,500 £117,500 £115,000
UK median annual salary £110,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +57.14% -6.67% -

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 45,168 56,099 63,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.75% 39.74% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34,847 43,006 49,257
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 2020. 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 +84 1,487 £110,000 +57.14% 70
North of England +58 1 £35,000 +14.75% 2
South East +37 1 - -
North West +33 1 £35,000 +14.75% 2
South West - 1 £35,000 -
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 1,140 (76.51%) Front Office
2 1,062 (71.28%) Finance
3 979 (65.70%) Asset Management
4 923 (61.95%) Derivative
5 874 (58.66%) Equities
6 833 (55.91%) Python
7 796 (53.42%) Java
8 767 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
9 750 (50.34%) AWS
10 721 (48.39%) Web Services
11 653 (43.83%) Investment Management
12 638 (42.82%) Hedge funds
13 615 (41.28%) Software Engineering
14 613 (41.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 541 (36.31%) SQL
16 478 (32.08%) Analytics
17 445 (29.87%) JavaScript
18 418 (28.05%) Banking
19 412 (27.65%) Mentoring
20 411 (27.58%) R
21 396 (26.58%) J2EE
22 369 (24.77%) C#
23 363 (24.36%) C++
24 322 (21.61%) Bloomberg
25 269 (18.05%) Microservices
26 252 (16.91%) Decision-Making
27 244 (16.38%) Greenfield Project
28 242 (16.24%) Azure
29 238 (15.97%) Performance Attribution
30 236 (15.84%) GCP

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 25 (1.68%) Apache
2 24 (1.61%) Tomcat
3 20 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (0.60%) Jupyter
5 7 (0.47%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.34%) nginx
7 4 (0.27%) Confluence
8 3 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.20%) IIS
8 3 (0.20%) SAS
8 3 (0.20%) WildFly
9 1 (0.067%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.067%) SmartSockets
9 1 (0.067%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 151 (10.13%) Markit EDM
1 151 (10.13%) thinkFolio
2 108 (7.25%) FINCAD Analytics
3 90 (6.04%) Front Arena
4 82 (5.50%) PolarLake
5 77 (5.17%) Eagle PACE
6 31 (2.08%) LatentZero
7 9 (0.60%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.27%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 3 (0.20%) RMDS
10 2 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
10 2 (0.13%) Eze OMS
10 2 (0.13%) LongView
10 2 (0.13%) SimCorp Dimension
11 1 (0.067%) Endur
11 1 (0.067%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 750 (50.34%) AWS
2 242 (16.24%) Azure
3 236 (15.84%) GCP
4 182 (12.21%) Amazon SQS
5 181 (12.15%) Amazon S3
6 141 (9.46%) Serverless
7 135 (9.06%) AWS Lambda
8 108 (7.25%) OpenShift
9 107 (7.18%) Amazon ECS
10 77 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
11 53 (3.56%) SaaS
12 51 (3.42%) AWS CloudFormation
13 27 (1.81%) AWS Fargate
14 11 (0.74%) AWS Step Functions
15 9 (0.60%) Office 365
16 5 (0.34%) GitHub
16 5 (0.34%) Power Platform
17 3 (0.20%) Datadog
18 2 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
19 1 (0.067%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.94%) TCP/IP
2 11 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (0.67%) LAN
3 10 (0.67%) WAN
4 8 (0.54%) SAN
5 4 (0.27%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.27%) HTTP
6 3 (0.20%) DHCP
6 3 (0.20%) DNS
6 3 (0.20%) FIX Connectivity
7 2 (0.13%) VPN
8 1 (0.067%) Internet
8 1 (0.067%) Intranet
8 1 (0.067%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.067%) Multicast
8 1 (0.067%) NAS
8 1 (0.067%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (11.48%) Amazon Athena
2 154 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
3 126 (8.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 120 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
5 102 (6.85%) SQL Server
6 95 (6.38%) NoSQL
7 81 (5.44%) Amazon Redshift
8 44 (2.95%) Big Data
9 32 (2.15%) Amazon Aurora
10 25 (1.68%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 22 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
13 21 (1.41%) Relational Database
14 15 (1.01%) KDB
15 13 (0.87%) MySQL
16 12 (0.81%) MongoDB
17 11 (0.74%) Hadoop
17 11 (0.74%) RDBMS
18 6 (0.40%) Apache Hive
18 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 124 (8.32%) RStudio
2 111 (7.45%) Artifactory
3 39 (2.62%) Jenkins
4 29 (1.95%) Git (software)
5 22 (1.48%) GitLab
6 20 (1.34%) Maven
7 19 (1.28%) JIRA
8 12 (0.81%) Subversion
9 11 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (0.67%) JUnit
10 10 (0.67%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.40%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (0.34%) TestComplete
12 5 (0.34%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.27%) Redmine
13 4 (0.27%) Selenium
14 3 (0.20%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.20%) Flyway
14 3 (0.20%) Gradle
General
1 1,140 (76.51%) Front Office
2 1,062 (71.28%) Finance
3 418 (28.05%) Banking
4 209 (14.03%) Investment Banking
5 164 (11.01%) Back Office
6 48 (3.22%) French Language
7 46 (3.09%) German Language
8 44 (2.95%) Italian Language
8 44 (2.95%) Spanish Language
9 29 (1.95%) Legal
10 27 (1.81%) Marketing
11 20 (1.34%) Dutch Language
12 10 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.40%) Games
14 3 (0.20%) Prime Brokerage
14 3 (0.20%) Publishing
15 2 (0.13%) Retail
16 1 (0.067%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 582 (39.06%) Developer
2 255 (17.11%) Java Developer
3 188 (12.62%) Senior Developer
4 161 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 160 (10.74%) Python Developer
6 147 (9.87%) Front Office Developer
7 127 (8.52%) AWS Developer
8 125 (8.39%) Analyst
9 122 (8.19%) Quantitative Developer
10 111 (7.45%) Architect
10 111 (7.45%) Senior Java Developer
11 101 (6.78%) Data Manager
12 88 (5.91%) AWS Engineer
13 87 (5.84%) AWS Software Engineer
13 87 (5.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 77 (5.17%) Finance Manager
15 73 (4.90%) Development Manager
16 70 (4.70%) Engineering Manager
17 69 (4.63%) Python Engineer
18 66 (4.43%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 721 (48.39%) Web Services
2 396 (26.58%) J2EE
3 205 (13.76%) AngularJS
4 201 (13.49%) React
5 179 (12.01%) Node.js
6 151 (10.13%) .NET
7 63 (4.23%) Spring
8 61 (4.09%) FIX Protocol
8 61 (4.09%) NumPy
9 60 (4.03%) J2SE
9 60 (4.03%) Pandas
9 60 (4.03%) SciPy
10 54 (3.62%) XML
11 49 (3.29%) Vue.js
12 31 (2.08%) Redux
12 31 (2.08%) WCF
13 28 (1.88%) Kafka
13 28 (1.88%) Spring Boot
14 27 (1.81%) Lambda Expressions
15 21 (1.41%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 923 (61.95%) Derivative
2 874 (58.66%) Equities
3 638 (42.82%) Hedge funds
4 613 (41.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 244 (16.38%) Greenfield Project
6 201 (13.49%) Reference Data
7 175 (11.74%) Equity Derivative
8 104 (6.98%) Blog
9 75 (5.03%) Exotic Derivative
10 61 (4.09%) Algorithms
11 59 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
12 54 (3.62%) Public Cloud
13 48 (3.22%) Data Structures
14 28 (1.88%) Management Information System
15 22 (1.48%) OTC Derivatives
16 12 (0.81%) Credit Derivative
16 12 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
17 11 (0.74%) Credit Risk
18 10 (0.67%) SWIFT
19 9 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 122 (8.19%) Linux
2 88 (5.91%) Unix
3 70 (4.70%) Windows
4 7 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.27%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.13%) Android
6 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 979 (65.70%) Asset Management
2 767 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
3 653 (43.83%) Investment Management
4 615 (41.28%) Software Engineering
5 478 (32.08%) Analytics
6 412 (27.65%) Mentoring
7 269 (18.05%) Microservices
8 252 (16.91%) Decision-Making
9 238 (15.97%) Performance Attribution
10 222 (14.90%) Data Analytics
11 213 (14.30%) Artificial Intelligence
12 201 (13.49%) Business Analysis
13 194 (13.02%) Portfolio Management
14 186 (12.48%) Quantitative Analysis
15 178 (11.95%) Open Source
16 175 (11.74%) Performance Management
17 169 (11.34%) Migration
18 166 (11.14%) Computer Science
19 165 (11.07%) Machine Learning
20 119 (7.99%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 833 (55.91%) Python
2 796 (53.42%) Java
3 541 (36.31%) SQL
4 445 (29.87%) JavaScript
5 411 (27.58%) R
6 369 (24.77%) C#
7 363 (24.36%) C++
8 127 (8.52%) Kotlin
9 53 (3.56%) Perl
10 50 (3.36%) Java 8
11 42 (2.82%) Bash Shell
12 40 (2.68%) Ruby
13 28 (1.88%) VBA
14 25 (1.68%) MATLAB
15 24 (1.61%) Bourne shell
15 24 (1.61%) Korn
16 21 (1.41%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.60%) Haskell
18 8 (0.54%) C
18 8 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 143 (9.60%) Degree
2 43 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (1.68%) CFA
4 22 (1.48%) Numerate Degree
5 21 (1.41%) CIMA
6 20 (1.34%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.34%) PhD
8 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.13%) PMP
10 1 (0.067%) ISEB
10 1 (0.067%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.90%) Data Quality
2 39 (2.62%) QA
3 7 (0.47%) PMO
4 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.13%) EMIR
4 2 (0.13%) MiFID
5 1 (0.067%) Basel II
5 1 (0.067%) Basel III
5 1 (0.067%) FATCA
5 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.067%) NIST
5 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 181 (12.15%) Docker
2 9 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.13%) HDFS
5 1 (0.067%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.067%) BIND 9
5 1 (0.067%) Samba
Systems Management
1 120 (8.05%) Kubernetes
2 101 (6.78%) Terraform
3 10 (0.67%) Ansible
4 6 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.34%) Puppet
6 4 (0.27%) Icinga
6 4 (0.27%) Packer
6 4 (0.27%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.20%) Control-M
7 3 (0.20%) Nagios
7 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.13%) Salt
8 2 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.067%) Rancher
Vendors
1 322 (21.61%) Bloomberg
2 157 (10.54%) Charles River
3 134 (8.99%) SimCorp
4 123 (8.26%) Google
5 104 (6.98%) Oracle
6 102 (6.85%) Reuters
7 94 (6.31%) Calypso
8 72 (4.83%) ION Trading
9 55 (3.69%) Fidessa
10 43 (2.89%) Eze Castle Integration
10 43 (2.89%) Eze Software Group
11 34 (2.28%) FIS
12 30 (2.01%) Linedata
12 30 (2.01%) Microsoft
13 27 (1.81%) Tradeweb
14 24 (1.61%) Murex
15 21 (1.41%) Casewise
15 21 (1.41%) FXall
15 21 (1.41%) MarketAxess
16 17 (1.14%) Cisco