Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Electronic Trading Developer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 740 654 749
Rank change year-on-year -86 +95 +83
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronic Trading Developer 52 203 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.078% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 94 87
London median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +16.13%
10th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £113,750 £120,000 £112,500
England median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +16.13%

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 63,317 70,211 71,355
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.78% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 51,907 55,683 61,388
London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -14 7 £95,000 +18.75% 2
Electronic Trading Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 52 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 40 (76.92%) Java
3 29 (55.77%) Fixed Income
4 23 (44.23%) Front Office
5 18 (34.62%) Low Latency
6 17 (32.69%) Multithreading
6 17 (32.69%) Banking
7 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (26.92%) Finance
8 14 (26.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (26.92%) Algorithmic Trading
8 14 (26.92%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (25.00%) TDD
10 11 (21.15%) Linux
10 11 (21.15%) C++
10 11 (21.15%) FIX Protocol
11 10 (19.23%) Algorithms
11 10 (19.23%) SQL
12 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
12 9 (17.31%) Equities
12 9 (17.31%) Data Structures
13 8 (15.38%) Garbage Collection
13 8 (15.38%) Unix
13 8 (15.38%) OO
14 7 (13.46%) Derivative
14 7 (13.46%) ION Trading
14 7 (13.46%) ION MarketView
14 7 (13.46%) Automated Trading
15 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
15 6 (11.54%) TeamCity

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 1 (1.92%) Apache
1 1 (1.92%) SAS
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) DB2
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.92%) KDB
2 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
1 6 (11.54%) TeamCity
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
3 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.85%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.85%) JSUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Mocha
4 2 (3.85%) Moq
4 2 (3.85%) NUnit
4 2 (3.85%) QUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.85%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 23 (44.23%) Front Office
2 17 (32.69%) Banking
3 14 (26.92%) Finance
4 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Legal
5 2 (3.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) React
3 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.77%) CSS
3 3 (5.77%) CSS3
3 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) HTML5
3 3 (5.77%) jQuery
3 3 (5.77%) Middleware
3 3 (5.77%) Rendezvous
3 3 (5.77%) Spring
4 2 (3.85%) ADO.NET
4 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (3.85%) JMS
4 2 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (55.77%) Fixed Income
2 14 (26.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (26.92%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (19.23%) Algorithms
4 9 (17.31%) Data Structures
4 9 (17.31%) Equities
5 7 (13.46%) Derivative
6 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.92%) Clustering
7 1 (1.92%) Fintech
7 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 18 (34.62%) Low Latency
3 17 (32.69%) Multithreading
4 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (26.92%) Algorithmic Trading
6 13 (25.00%) TDD
7 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
8 8 (15.38%) Garbage Collection
8 8 (15.38%) OO
9 7 (13.46%) Automated Trading
10 5 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.62%) Scrum
11 4 (7.69%) DevOps
11 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
11 4 (7.69%) Open Source
11 4 (7.69%) Product Management
11 4 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) Java
2 11 (21.15%) C++
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) C#
4 6 (11.54%) Python
5 4 (7.69%) Java 8
6 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) R
7 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) ION Trading
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.85%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.85%) Reuters
4 1 (1.92%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft