Period
to 17 June 2019

The median annual salary for an Electronic Trading Developer was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Trading Developer
England > London
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 696 737 741
Rank change year-on-year +41 +4 +115
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronic Trading Developer 52 91 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 44 69 51
London median annual salary £100,000 £85,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £57,250 £67,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £118,750 £117,750 £110,000
England median annual salary £100,000 £85,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 54,766 66,127 66,769
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 95.64% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44,736 54,059 55,353
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.17% +4.73%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

Electronic Trading Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Electronic Trading Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading Developer in London

Electronic Trading Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading Developer in London.

Salary trend for Electronic Trading Developer in London

Electronic Trading Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronic Trading Developer in London over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Electronic Trading Developer in London

Electronic Trading Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Central London +28 16 £95,000 -9.52% 2
Electronic Trading Developer
England

Electronic Trading Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, Electronic Trading Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Electronic Trading Developer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 44 (84.62%) Java
3 35 (67.31%) Multithreading
4 28 (53.85%) Front Office
5 26 (50.00%) Low Latency
6 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (42.31%) Fixed Income
8 20 (38.46%) Finance
9 19 (36.54%) Python
10 16 (30.77%) Banking
11 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
12 13 (25.00%) Mathematics
12 13 (25.00%) OO
12 13 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (23.08%) Multithreaded Programming
14 11 (21.15%) TDD
14 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
15 10 (19.23%) OOD
15 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
15 10 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
16 9 (17.31%) C#
16 9 (17.31%) Derivative
16 9 (17.31%) FIX Protocol
17 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
17 8 (15.38%) SQL
18 7 (13.46%) .NET
18 7 (13.46%) C++
18 7 (13.46%) HTML
18 7 (13.46%) User Experience
18 7 (13.46%) HTML5

Electronic Trading Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) ION MarketView
2 2 (3.85%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) KDB
4 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) Ant
2 5 (9.62%) JUnit
2 5 (9.62%) Maven
3 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.77%) Robot Framework
5 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.85%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) Mockito
6 1 (1.92%) Gradle
6 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (53.85%) Front Office
2 20 (38.46%) Finance
3 16 (30.77%) Banking
4 5 (9.62%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.77%) Games
6 2 (3.85%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) HTML
2 7 (13.46%) HTML5
3 6 (11.54%) RESTful
3 6 (11.54%) Web Services
3 6 (11.54%) WPF
4 5 (9.62%) React
4 5 (9.62%) Ultra Messaging
5 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.69%) Swing
5 4 (7.69%) WinForms
6 3 (5.77%) Guice
6 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.77%) Rendezvous
6 3 (5.77%) Spring
6 3 (5.77%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (3.85%) Middleware
7 2 (3.85%) Node.js
7 2 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Fixed Income
2 13 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (17.31%) Derivative
5 7 (13.46%) Data Structures
5 7 (13.46%) User Experience
6 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
6 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
1 5 (9.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 35 (67.31%) Multithreading
3 26 (50.00%) Low Latency
4 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
6 13 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 13 (25.00%) OO
7 12 (23.08%) Multithreaded Programming
8 11 (21.15%) TDD
8 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
9 10 (19.23%) OOD
10 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (11.54%) Algorithmic Trading
11 6 (11.54%) Analytics
11 6 (11.54%) Concurrent Programming
11 6 (11.54%) Fintech
12 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
13 4 (7.69%) OOP
13 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) Python
3 9 (17.31%) C#
4 8 (15.38%) SQL
5 7 (13.46%) C++
6 5 (9.62%) Java 8
6 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.77%) Kotlin
8 2 (3.85%) R
8 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.85%) VBA
9 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) ION Trading
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Infragistics
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.85%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.85%) Reuters
4 2 (3.85%) Solace