Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Electronic Trading Developer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 734 645 810
Rank change year-on-year -89 +165 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronic Trading Developer 73 206 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.28% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.29% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 53 81 48
London median annual salary £85,000 £82,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £70,000 £45,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £113,750 £116,250 £113,625
England median annual salary £85,000 £82,500 £90,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% +9.09%

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 64,804 70,542 73,710
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 94.65% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 52,968 55,192 63,899
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 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
Central London -49 11 £105,000 +31.25% 1
Electronic Trading Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 73 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 51 (69.86%) Java
3 48 (65.75%) Front Office
4 32 (43.84%) Low Latency
5 29 (39.73%) Fixed Income
6 24 (32.88%) Banking
7 20 (27.40%) Finance
7 20 (27.40%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (26.03%) Multithreading
9 18 (24.66%) C++
10 17 (23.29%) Algorithmic Trading
11 16 (21.92%) Unix
12 14 (19.18%) Algorithms
12 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
13 13 (17.81%) OO
14 12 (16.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (16.44%) Perl
14 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (15.07%) ION Trading
15 11 (15.07%) Linux
15 11 (15.07%) Python
15 11 (15.07%) FIX Protocol
15 11 (15.07%) ION MarketView
16 10 (13.70%) Equities
16 10 (13.70%) SDLC
16 10 (13.70%) Automated Trading
17 9 (12.33%) TIBCO
17 9 (12.33%) SQL
17 9 (12.33%) High Availability
17 9 (12.33%) Derivative

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 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) Apache
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) DB2
1 6 (8.22%) KDB
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.59%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.85%) Subversion
4 4 (5.48%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.48%) JSUnit
4 4 (5.48%) Mocha
4 4 (5.48%) Moq
4 4 (5.48%) NUnit
4 4 (5.48%) QUnit
4 4 (5.48%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (5.48%) Sinon.JS
4 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) Robot Framework
General
1 48 (65.75%) Front Office
2 24 (32.88%) Banking
3 20 (27.40%) Finance
4 9 (12.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (8.22%) Games
6 3 (4.11%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (9.59%) Rendezvous
2 7 (9.59%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (9.59%) Ultra Messaging
3 5 (6.85%) .NET
3 5 (6.85%) jQuery
4 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (5.48%) CSS
4 4 (5.48%) CSS3
4 4 (5.48%) Entity Framework
4 4 (5.48%) HTML
4 4 (5.48%) HTML5
4 4 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (5.48%) LESS
4 4 (5.48%) NHibernate
4 4 (5.48%) Ninject
4 4 (5.48%) React
4 4 (5.48%) Sass
4 4 (5.48%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.73%) Fixed Income
2 20 (27.40%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (19.18%) Algorithms
3 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
4 12 (16.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (13.70%) Equities
6 9 (12.33%) Derivative
7 8 (10.96%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.37%) Clustering
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.37%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Unix
2 11 (15.07%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 32 (43.84%) Low Latency
3 19 (26.03%) Multithreading
4 17 (23.29%) Algorithmic Trading
5 13 (17.81%) OO
6 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.70%) Automated Trading
7 10 (13.70%) SDLC
8 9 (12.33%) High Availability
9 8 (10.96%) Pair Programming
9 8 (10.96%) TDD
10 7 (9.59%) Mathematics
10 7 (9.59%) Physics
10 7 (9.59%) Scrum
11 6 (8.22%) Asynchronous Programming
11 6 (8.22%) Garbage Collection
11 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.85%) OOP
13 4 (5.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 51 (69.86%) Java
2 18 (24.66%) C++
3 12 (16.44%) Perl
4 11 (15.07%) Python
5 9 (12.33%) SQL
6 6 (8.22%) C#
7 4 (5.48%) Java 8
8 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) ION Trading
2 9 (12.33%) TIBCO
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.37%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.37%) Reuters