Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ION Trading over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within ION Trading.

ION Trading
UK > England
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1064 867 1165
Rank change year-on-year -197 +298 +69
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 73 309 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.19% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.42% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 70 66 53
England median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +34.78% -17.86%
10th Percentile £43,725 £45,000 £42,050
90th Percentile £110,000 £99,375 £95,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% +34.78% -17.86%

ION Trading is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 68,468 73,762 79,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.75% 44.54% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 53,695 57,497 65,489
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

ION Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ION Trading as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ION Trading in England

ION Trading
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ION Trading in England.

Salary trend for ION Trading in England

ION Trading
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ION Trading in England over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ION Trading in England

ION Trading
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the England region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. 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 -193 72 £75,000 -3.23% 9
Midlands - 1 £49,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £49,000 - 1
ION Trading
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading.

1 53 (72.60%) Finance
2 50 (68.49%) Front Office
3 42 (57.53%) Electronic Trading
4 41 (56.16%) Fixed Income
5 40 (54.79%) Banking
6 38 (52.05%) SQL
7 32 (43.84%) Java
7 32 (43.84%) Bloomberg
8 26 (35.62%) Python
8 26 (35.62%) FIX Protocol
9 25 (34.25%) Oracle
9 25 (34.25%) Unix
10 24 (32.88%) Linux
11 22 (30.14%) ION MarketView
12 21 (28.77%) Bash Shell
12 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
13 19 (26.03%) Derivative
14 18 (24.66%) Low Latency
14 18 (24.66%) Reuters
14 18 (24.66%) Perl
15 15 (20.55%) Solaris
15 15 (20.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (20.55%) Red Hat
16 13 (17.81%) DevOps
16 13 (17.81%) Investment Banking
17 12 (16.44%) Ruby
17 12 (16.44%) Fidessa
17 12 (16.44%) Windows
18 11 (15.07%) Shell Script
18 11 (15.07%) CQG

ION Trading
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 6 (8.22%) Apache
1 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.37%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) DataSynapse
3 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.37%) Mingle
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (30.14%) ION MarketView
2 6 (8.22%) thinkFolio
3 5 (6.85%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 4 (5.48%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 2 (2.74%) RMDS
6 1 (1.37%) Infor CloudSuite
6 1 (1.37%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (1.37%) Infor M3
6 1 (1.37%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (1.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) SaaS
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.74%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) FIX Connectivity
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.37%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) LAN
3 1 (1.37%) NAS
3 1 (1.37%) SNMP
3 1 (1.37%) VPN
3 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.48%) Big Data
3 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.11%) KDB
4 3 (4.11%) Kdb+
4 3 (4.11%) Tick Data
5 2 (2.74%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.74%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.74%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.74%) MemSQL
6 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 53 (72.60%) Finance
2 50 (68.49%) Front Office
3 40 (54.79%) Banking
4 13 (17.81%) Investment Banking
5 7 (9.59%) French Language
5 7 (9.59%) Games
6 6 (8.22%) Back Office
6 6 (8.22%) German Language
6 6 (8.22%) Italian Language
6 6 (8.22%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Analyst
1 23 (31.51%) Applications Support
2 19 (26.03%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) Java Developer
3 17 (23.29%) Support Analyst
4 14 (19.18%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Linux Support
7 5 (6.85%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle Applications Support
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (12.33%) Rendezvous
2 9 (12.33%) Ultra Messaging
3 7 (9.59%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (4.11%) Middleware
4 3 (4.11%) React
5 2 (2.74%) .NET
5 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.74%) JSP
5 2 (2.74%) Kafka
5 2 (2.74%) Node.js
5 2 (2.74%) Spring
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.74%) WPF
5 2 (2.74%) XML
6 1 (1.37%) JMS
6 1 (1.37%) Mongoose
6 1 (1.37%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 41 (56.16%) Fixed Income
2 19 (26.03%) Derivative
3 15 (20.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
4 11 (15.07%) Eurex
5 8 (10.96%) Equities
6 7 (9.59%) Hedge funds
7 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.11%) Data Structures
7 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.74%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.37%) Fintech
9 1 (1.37%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.37%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) Unix
2 24 (32.88%) Linux
3 15 (20.55%) Solaris
4 12 (16.44%) Windows
5 8 (10.96%) SUSE
6 7 (9.59%) CentOS
6 7 (9.59%) Debian
6 7 (9.59%) Ubuntu
6 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
7 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.48%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.74%) Fedora
10 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Electronic Trading
2 18 (24.66%) Low Latency
3 13 (17.81%) DevOps
4 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.33%) Client Onboarding
5 9 (12.33%) SDLC
6 8 (10.96%) Investment Management
7 7 (9.59%) Asset Management
7 7 (9.59%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (8.22%) Wealth Management
9 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.85%) Multithreading
10 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.48%) Fault Analysis
10 4 (5.48%) Greeks
10 4 (5.48%) High-Frequency Trading
10 4 (5.48%) Market Making
10 4 (5.48%) Risk Management
11 3 (4.11%) Project Management
11 3 (4.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) SQL
2 32 (43.84%) Java
3 26 (35.62%) Python
4 21 (28.77%) Bash Shell
5 18 (24.66%) Perl
6 12 (16.44%) Ruby
7 11 (15.07%) Korn
7 11 (15.07%) Shell Script
8 10 (13.70%) Bourne shell
8 10 (13.70%) C++
9 8 (10.96%) C#
10 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
11 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
12 3 (4.11%) Java 8
13 2 (2.74%) R
13 2 (2.74%) Tcl
13 2 (2.74%) VBA
14 1 (1.37%) C
14 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) CCNA
2 1 (1.37%) CCNP
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.37%) MCSA
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) RHCE
2 1 (1.37%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) MiFID
2 1 (1.37%) Basel II
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Control-M
2 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.74%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) Ansible
3 1 (1.37%) Cacti
3 1 (1.37%) Grafana
3 1 (1.37%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (43.84%) Bloomberg
2 25 (34.25%) Oracle
3 18 (24.66%) Reuters
4 15 (20.55%) Red Hat
5 12 (16.44%) Fidessa
6 11 (15.07%) CQG
6 11 (15.07%) Patsystems
7 9 (12.33%) TIBCO
8 8 (10.96%) Tradeweb
9 7 (9.59%) MarketAxess
9 7 (9.59%) Trayport
10 6 (8.22%) Eze Software Group
10 6 (8.22%) FXall
11 5 (6.85%) IBM
11 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
12 4 (5.48%) GL TRADE
12 4 (5.48%) Google
13 3 (4.11%) Citrix
13 3 (4.11%) Sybase
13 3 (4.11%) Wallstreet Suite