Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
UK > England
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 306 381 371
Rank change year-on-year +75 -10 +100
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,317 1,272 1,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.03% 0.84% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.64% 2.10% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,115 968 692
England median annual salary £90,000 £72,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% -9.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £56,750 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £142,500 £117,500 £112,500
UK median annual salary £90,000 £72,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +24.14% -9.38% +10.34%

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 49,916 60,467 66,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.22% 39.71% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37,921 46,607 49,415
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019. 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 +47 1,306 £90,000 +20.00% 64
North West +17 10 £35,000 +40.00% 2
North of England +12 10 £35,000 +40.00% 2
South East +48 1 - -
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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.

1 962 (73.04%) Finance
2 930 (70.62%) Front Office
3 754 (57.25%) Asset Management
4 711 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
5 694 (52.70%) Derivative
6 687 (52.16%) Java
7 634 (48.14%) Equities
8 588 (44.65%) Python
9 559 (42.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 521 (39.56%) Software Engineering
11 500 (37.97%) SQL
12 449 (34.09%) AWS
13 442 (33.56%) Investment Management
14 420 (31.89%) Web Services
15 389 (29.54%) C#
16 368 (27.94%) Hedge funds
17 315 (23.92%) Mentoring
18 305 (23.16%) Banking
19 296 (22.48%) J2EE
20 283 (21.49%) C++
21 274 (20.80%) R
22 241 (18.30%) JavaScript
23 234 (17.77%) Oracle
24 233 (17.69%) Analytics
25 206 (15.64%) SQL Server
26 205 (15.57%) Bloomberg
27 195 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
28 191 (14.50%) Business Analysis
29 190 (14.43%) thinkFolio
29 190 (14.43%) Charles River

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
1 102 (7.74%) Oracle Workflow
2 31 (2.35%) Apache
3 19 (1.44%) Tomcat
4 16 (1.21%) Apache Spark
5 8 (0.61%) WildFly
6 5 (0.38%) Confluence
6 5 (0.38%) Jupyter
6 5 (0.38%) nginx
7 3 (0.23%) GemFire
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.23%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.076%) MQSeries
Applications
1 17 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.30%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 190 (14.43%) thinkFolio
2 155 (11.77%) Markit EDM
3 128 (9.72%) Front Arena
4 32 (2.43%) FINCAD Analytics
5 29 (2.20%) LatentZero
6 28 (2.13%) PolarLake
7 24 (1.82%) Eagle PACE
8 18 (1.37%) SimCorp Dimension
9 11 (0.84%) ION MarketView
10 6 (0.46%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 6 (0.46%) LongView
11 3 (0.23%) Bloomberg AIM
11 3 (0.23%) Eze OMS
11 3 (0.23%) RMDS
12 1 (0.076%) Distributed Ledger
12 1 (0.076%) Endur
12 1 (0.076%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 449 (34.09%) AWS
2 162 (12.30%) Amazon S3
3 130 (9.87%) Amazon SQS
4 118 (8.96%) Serverless
5 117 (8.88%) AWS Lambda
6 71 (5.39%) GitHub
7 67 (5.09%) Amazon EC2
7 67 (5.09%) Azure
8 65 (4.94%) Amazon ECS
9 61 (4.63%) OpenShift
10 46 (3.49%) GCP
11 45 (3.42%) SaaS
12 41 (3.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 24 (1.82%) AWS Fargate
14 23 (1.75%) Power Platform
15 8 (0.61%) Office 365
16 7 (0.53%) IaaS
16 7 (0.53%) PaaS
17 2 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
17 2 (0.15%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.82%) WAN
2 18 (1.37%) LAN
3 10 (0.76%) Firewall
4 8 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.46%) Ethernet
5 6 (0.46%) HTTP
6 5 (0.38%) FIX Connectivity
7 4 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.15%) SAN
8 2 (0.15%) VPN
8 2 (0.15%) WebEx
9 1 (0.076%) DHCP
9 1 (0.076%) DNS
9 1 (0.076%) Internet
9 1 (0.076%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 138 (10.48%) Amazon RDS
3 58 (4.40%) Amazon Athena
4 54 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 49 (3.72%) Big Data
6 48 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 41 (3.11%) Amazon Redshift
7 41 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
8 37 (2.81%) Oracle Database
9 33 (2.51%) RDBMS
10 32 (2.43%) NoSQL
11 30 (2.28%) Amazon Aurora
11 30 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 28 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (1.90%) MySQL
14 24 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
15 23 (1.75%) Power BI
16 19 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 106 (8.05%) RStudio
2 69 (5.24%) Artifactory
3 54 (4.10%) Jenkins
4 44 (3.34%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.75%) JIRA
5 23 (1.75%) Maven
6 19 (1.44%) Subversion
7 18 (1.37%) GitLab
7 18 (1.37%) TeamCity
8 16 (1.21%) JUnit
9 15 (1.14%) Bitbucket
10 13 (0.99%) Selenium
10 13 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.61%) Flyway
11 8 (0.61%) Gradle
11 8 (0.61%) SoapUI
11 8 (0.61%) SonarQube
12 7 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (0.46%) Bitbucket Server
13 6 (0.46%) Cucumber
General
1 962 (73.04%) Finance
2 930 (70.62%) Front Office
3 305 (23.16%) Banking
4 142 (10.78%) Investment Banking
5 105 (7.97%) Back Office
6 98 (7.44%) French Language
7 93 (7.06%) German Language
7 93 (7.06%) Italian Language
7 93 (7.06%) Spanish Language
8 74 (5.62%) Dutch Language
9 50 (3.80%) Legal
10 34 (2.58%) Marketing
11 13 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.53%) Games
13 3 (0.23%) Publishing
14 2 (0.15%) Local Government
15 1 (0.076%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 526 (39.94%) Developer
2 249 (18.91%) Java Developer
3 169 (12.83%) Software Engineer
4 149 (11.31%) Analyst
5 129 (9.79%) Senior Developer
6 109 (8.28%) AWS Engineer
6 109 (8.28%) AWS Software Engineer
7 106 (8.05%) Consultant
8 102 (7.74%) Python Developer
9 97 (7.37%) Architect
9 97 (7.37%) AWS Developer
10 96 (7.29%) Front Office Developer
11 87 (6.61%) Quantitative Developer
12 80 (6.07%) Finance Manager
12 80 (6.07%) J2EE Developer
12 80 (6.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 75 (5.69%) Business Analyst
14 73 (5.54%) C# Developer
15 72 (5.47%) Senior Java Developer
16 69 (5.24%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (31.89%) Web Services
2 296 (22.48%) J2EE
3 171 (12.98%) .NET
4 159 (12.07%) XML
5 149 (11.31%) AngularJS
6 133 (10.10%) React
7 128 (9.72%) Node.js
8 95 (7.21%) FIX Protocol
9 88 (6.68%) J2SE
10 59 (4.48%) Spring
11 48 (3.64%) NumPy
11 48 (3.64%) Pandas
12 45 (3.42%) SciPy
13 37 (2.81%) Spring Boot
14 35 (2.66%) HTML
15 28 (2.13%) WPF
16 27 (2.05%) Kafka
17 26 (1.97%) WCF
18 24 (1.82%) Lambda Expressions
18 24 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 694 (52.70%) Derivative
2 634 (48.14%) Equities
3 559 (42.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 368 (27.94%) Hedge funds
5 195 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
6 103 (7.82%) Reference Data
7 85 (6.45%) Equity Derivative
8 75 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
9 63 (4.78%) Algorithms
10 59 (4.48%) Data Structures
11 37 (2.81%) Management Information System
12 35 (2.66%) Credit Risk
13 28 (2.13%) OTC Derivatives
14 20 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (1.37%) SWIFT
16 12 (0.91%) Market Risk
16 12 (0.91%) Public Cloud
17 11 (0.84%) Data Centre
17 11 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
18 10 (0.76%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 144 (10.93%) Linux
2 118 (8.96%) Unix
3 76 (5.77%) Windows
4 8 (0.61%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.30%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.15%) Android
7 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.15%) Solaris
7 2 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (57.25%) Asset Management
2 711 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
3 521 (39.56%) Software Engineering
4 442 (33.56%) Investment Management
5 315 (23.92%) Mentoring
6 233 (17.69%) Analytics
7 191 (14.50%) Business Analysis
8 186 (14.12%) Microservices
9 168 (12.76%) Computer Science
10 165 (12.53%) Portfolio Management
11 131 (9.95%) Quantitative Analysis
12 118 (8.96%) Workflow
13 99 (7.52%) Electronic Trading
14 96 (7.29%) Fund Management
15 92 (6.99%) Mathematics
16 89 (6.76%) Performance Management
17 85 (6.45%) DevOps
18 76 (5.77%) Front End Development
19 73 (5.54%) Change Management
20 72 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 687 (52.16%) Java
2 588 (44.65%) Python
3 500 (37.97%) SQL
4 389 (29.54%) C#
5 283 (21.49%) C++
6 274 (20.80%) R
7 241 (18.30%) JavaScript
8 75 (5.69%) Perl
9 58 (4.40%) Java 8
10 34 (2.58%) Bash Shell
11 31 (2.35%) Shell Script
12 29 (2.20%) Ruby
13 23 (1.75%) VBA
14 19 (1.44%) Bourne shell
14 19 (1.44%) Korn
14 19 (1.44%) Kotlin
14 19 (1.44%) PowerShell
15 18 (1.37%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.06%) MATLAB
16 14 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 150 (11.39%) Degree
2 49 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (2.73%) CFA
4 34 (2.58%) CIMA
5 17 (1.29%) Master's Degree
6 13 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.23%) PhD
8 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.15%) MBA
9 1 (0.076%) ISEB
9 1 (0.076%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.71%) QA
2 30 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.21%) MiFID
4 13 (0.99%) EMIR
5 12 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
5 12 (0.91%) PMO
6 3 (0.23%) PSD2
7 1 (0.076%) Basel II
7 1 (0.076%) FATCA
7 1 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 188 (14.27%) Docker
2 4 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.23%) HDFS
4 1 (0.076%) BIND 9
4 1 (0.076%) Samba
Systems Management
1 94 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 80 (6.07%) Terraform
3 15 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
4 9 (0.68%) Ansible
5 6 (0.46%) Puppet
6 5 (0.38%) Control-M
7 4 (0.30%) Icinga
7 4 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.30%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.23%) Netcool
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.076%) Automic
10 1 (0.076%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (0.076%) Nagios
10 1 (0.076%) Packer
10 1 (0.076%) Rancher
10 1 (0.076%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.076%) Salt
Vendors
1 234 (17.77%) Oracle
2 205 (15.57%) Bloomberg
3 190 (14.43%) Charles River
4 182 (13.82%) SimCorp
5 131 (9.95%) Calypso
6 111 (8.43%) Reuters
7 49 (3.72%) ION Trading
8 39 (2.96%) Microsoft
9 34 (2.58%) Casewise
10 31 (2.35%) Eze Castle Integration
10 31 (2.35%) Google
11 26 (1.97%) Sybase
12 24 (1.82%) TIBCO
13 22 (1.67%) Eze Software Group
13 22 (1.67%) Fidessa
14 20 (1.52%) DevExpress
15 18 (1.37%) FXall
15 18 (1.37%) Tradeweb
16 17 (1.29%) MarketAxess
17 13 (0.99%) Linedata