Period
to 13 August 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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
UK > England
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 232 355 385
Rank change year-on-year +123 +30 -10
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 823 1,188 1,302
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.42% 0.90% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.60% 2.30% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 761 990 948
Median annual salary £110,000 £85,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +17.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £150,000 £132,500 £117,500
UK median annual salary £110,000 £85,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% +17.24% -3.33%

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 22,882 51,585 62,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.56% 39.24% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17,893 38,902 47,919
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,986 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 13 August 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 13 August 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 +63 822 £110,000 +29.41% 59
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 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.

1 647 (78.61%) Finance
2 602 (73.15%) Front Office
3 499 (60.63%) Agile Software Development
4 491 (59.66%) Hedge funds
5 458 (55.65%) Asset Management
6 453 (55.04%) Derivative
7 447 (54.31%) AWS
8 439 (53.34%) Web Services
9 430 (52.25%) Python
10 398 (48.36%) Investment Management
11 385 (46.78%) Java
12 367 (44.59%) Equities
13 337 (40.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 295 (35.84%) JavaScript
15 284 (34.51%) Software Engineering
16 270 (32.81%) SQL
17 251 (30.50%) AngularJS
18 240 (29.16%) React
19 232 (28.19%) Banking
20 209 (25.39%) Vue.js
21 168 (20.41%) Bloomberg
22 156 (18.96%) C#
23 155 (18.83%) Migration
23 155 (18.83%) Investment Banking
24 153 (18.59%) Azure
25 150 (18.23%) Fintech
26 147 (17.86%) R
27 146 (17.74%) Analytics
28 140 (17.01%) Markit EDM
28 140 (17.01%) 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 3 (0.36%) Apache Spark
1 3 (0.36%) Confluence
2 2 (0.24%) Luigi
Applications
1 49 (5.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.12%) Figma
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) Sketch
4 1 (0.12%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 140 (17.01%) Markit EDM
2 72 (8.75%) Eagle PACE
3 64 (7.78%) SimCorp Dimension
4 58 (7.05%) PolarLake
5 38 (4.62%) FINCAD Analytics
6 8 (0.97%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.49%) Bloomberg AIM
8 3 (0.36%) LatentZero
9 2 (0.24%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.12%) Eze OMS
10 1 (0.12%) Front Arena
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 447 (54.31%) AWS
2 153 (18.59%) Azure
3 140 (17.01%) GCP
4 26 (3.16%) Amazon S3
5 25 (3.04%) Serverless
6 24 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (2.92%) AWS Lambda
7 21 (2.55%) OpenShift
8 6 (0.73%) SaaS
9 5 (0.61%) Office 365
10 3 (0.36%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon Cognito
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.24%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.12%) Apigee
12 1 (0.12%) Kong
12 1 (0.12%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.94%) FIX Connectivity
2 15 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (0.36%) LAN
5 2 (0.24%) HTTP
5 2 (0.24%) WAN
6 1 (0.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (7.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 48 (5.83%) SQL Server
3 41 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
4 37 (4.50%) Amazon Athena
5 22 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 18 (2.19%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.70%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (1.09%) KDB
10 8 (0.97%) MongoDB
11 7 (0.85%) Big Data
11 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.73%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (4.86%) RStudio
2 34 (4.13%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.55%) Artifactory
4 20 (2.43%) JIRA
5 15 (1.82%) Maven
6 9 (1.09%) Jenkins
7 8 (0.97%) GitLab
7 8 (0.97%) SpecFlow
8 7 (0.85%) NUnit
8 7 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.73%) Ant
9 6 (0.73%) Subversion
10 5 (0.61%) Robot Framework
11 4 (0.49%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.49%) Bitbucket Server
12 3 (0.36%) PyCharm
12 3 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.24%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 647 (78.61%) Finance
2 602 (73.15%) Front Office
3 232 (28.19%) Banking
4 155 (18.83%) Investment Banking
5 100 (12.15%) Back Office
6 12 (1.46%) Retail
7 9 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.09%) Legal
8 6 (0.73%) Marketing
9 2 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.12%) Advertising
10 1 (0.12%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 344 (41.80%) Developer
2 172 (20.90%) AWS Engineer
3 163 (19.81%) Software Engineer
4 153 (18.59%) Analyst
5 137 (16.65%) Python Developer
6 131 (15.92%) AWS Developer
7 125 (15.19%) Architect
8 121 (14.70%) AWS Software Engineer
9 116 (14.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 109 (13.24%) Python Engineer
11 104 (12.64%) Java Developer
12 97 (11.79%) Business Analyst
13 94 (11.42%) Finance Manager
14 84 (10.21%) Financial Analyst
15 79 (9.60%) Python Software Engineer
16 64 (7.78%) Finance Business Analyst
17 56 (6.80%) Front Office Developer
18 53 (6.44%) Enterprise Architect
19 50 (6.08%) AWS Architect
20 45 (5.47%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (53.34%) Web Services
2 251 (30.50%) AngularJS
3 240 (29.16%) React
4 209 (25.39%) Vue.js
5 113 (13.73%) .NET
6 70 (8.51%) Node.js
7 69 (8.38%) ASP.NET
8 61 (7.41%) .NET Core
9 60 (7.29%) J2EE
10 49 (5.95%) ASP.NET Core
11 46 (5.59%) FIX Protocol
12 23 (2.79%) XML
13 22 (2.67%) WCF
14 21 (2.55%) Spring
15 20 (2.43%) Pandas
16 14 (1.70%) HTML
16 14 (1.70%) Kafka
17 13 (1.58%) .NET Framework
17 13 (1.58%) Spring Boot
18 12 (1.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 491 (59.66%) Hedge funds
2 453 (55.04%) Derivative
3 367 (44.59%) Equities
4 337 (40.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 139 (16.89%) Reference Data
6 65 (7.90%) Greenfield Project
7 47 (5.71%) OTC Derivatives
8 33 (4.01%) Credit Derivative
9 28 (3.40%) Equity Derivative
10 21 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (2.55%) Public Cloud
11 18 (2.19%) Blog
12 15 (1.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 13 (1.58%) Data Structures
13 13 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.46%) Algorithms
15 10 (1.22%) Credit Risk
16 8 (0.97%) Market Risk
16 8 (0.97%) N-Tier
17 6 (0.73%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 59 (7.17%) Linux
2 45 (5.47%) Unix
3 39 (4.74%) Windows
4 7 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.36%) CentOS
5 3 (0.36%) Debian
5 3 (0.36%) Solaris
5 3 (0.36%) SUSE
5 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.36%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.36%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (60.63%) Agile Software Development
2 458 (55.65%) Asset Management
3 398 (48.36%) Investment Management
4 284 (34.51%) Software Engineering
5 155 (18.83%) Migration
6 150 (18.23%) Fintech
7 146 (17.74%) Analytics
8 134 (16.28%) Decision-Making
9 120 (14.58%) Business Analysis
10 107 (13.00%) Scrum
11 101 (12.27%) DevOps
12 100 (12.15%) Portfolio Management
13 80 (9.72%) Wealth Management
14 78 (9.48%) Performance Attribution
15 75 (9.11%) Microservices
16 71 (8.63%) Performance Management
17 70 (8.51%) Architectural Design
18 66 (8.02%) Electronic Trading
19 61 (7.41%) Mentoring
20 59 (7.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 430 (52.25%) Python
2 385 (46.78%) Java
3 295 (35.84%) JavaScript
4 270 (32.81%) SQL
5 156 (18.96%) C#
6 147 (17.86%) R
7 98 (11.91%) C++
8 85 (10.33%) Kotlin
9 52 (6.32%) VBA
10 38 (4.62%) MATLAB
11 23 (2.79%) C
12 17 (2.07%) Java 8
12 17 (2.07%) T-SQL
13 15 (1.82%) TypeScript
14 13 (1.58%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.09%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.97%) Scala
17 7 (0.85%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.61%) Perl
19 3 (0.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 55 (6.68%) Degree
2 20 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.94%) Master's Degree
4 6 (0.73%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.49%) MBA
6 3 (0.36%) OCP
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.79%) QA
2 7 (0.85%) MiFID
3 6 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.36%) EMIR
5 3 (0.36%) UCITS
6 2 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (3.16%) Docker
2 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (2.79%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.49%) Ansible
3 3 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.36%) Puppet
3 3 (0.36%) Terraform
4 2 (0.24%) Control-M
4 2 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 168 (20.41%) Bloomberg
2 114 (13.85%) Google
3 83 (10.09%) Charles River
4 67 (8.14%) Calypso
5 65 (7.90%) SimCorp
6 64 (7.78%) GoldenSource
7 41 (4.98%) Microsoft
8 37 (4.50%) Oracle
9 26 (3.16%) Reuters
10 17 (2.07%) FactSet
11 7 (0.85%) ION Trading
11 7 (0.85%) Sybase
12 6 (0.73%) Murex
13 5 (0.61%) Apple
13 5 (0.61%) Avaya
13 5 (0.61%) Cisco
13 5 (0.61%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.49%) Fidessa
15 3 (0.36%) CQG
15 3 (0.36%) Red Hat