The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Electronic Trading skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
England / London
Rank 312 365 337
Rank change year-on-year +53 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 288 321 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.87% 0.77% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.86% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 240 263 275
Median salary £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £102,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +22.44% +22.50%  

Electronic Trading is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 29928 37184 36581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 90.14% 89.57% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25089 31743 30482
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,564 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Electronic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading in London

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Electronic Trading in London

Electronic Trading
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronic Trading in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronic Trading in London

Electronic Trading
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +54 91 £80,000 +6.66% 14
Canary Wharf -10 4 £115,000 +142.10%
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Electronic Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Electronic Trading.

1 375 (55.80%) Java
2 344 (51.19%) Finance
3 287 (42.71%) Linux
4 275 (40.92%) Low Latency
5 259 (38.54%) Banking
6 252 (37.50%) Front Office
7 199 (29.61%) SQL
8 188 (27.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 182 (27.08%) Multithreading
10 181 (26.93%) FIX Protocol
11 174 (25.89%) Unix
12 138 (20.54%) Equities
12 138 (20.54%) Algorithmic Trading
13 121 (18.01%) Investment Banking
14 120 (17.86%) C++
15 106 (15.77%) Python
16 104 (15.48%) TIBCO
16 104 (15.48%) Fixed Income
17 103 (15.33%) Algorithms
18 99 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
19 88 (13.10%) Degree
20 72 (10.71%) Software Engineering
20 72 (10.71%) OOD
21 70 (10.42%) Rendezvous
22 66 (9.82%) Computer Science
23 62 (9.23%) Maven
23 62 (9.23%) ION Trading
24 61 (9.08%) TIBCO EMS
25 59 (8.78%) Derivative
25 59 (8.78%) J2SE

Electronic Trading
Top Related 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 3 (0.45%) Confluence
2 2 (0.30%) Apache
2 2 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.15%) MTS
3 1 (0.15%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (2.98%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.74%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.30%) Orchestrade
4 2 (0.30%) RMDS
5 1 (0.15%) BondVision
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.53%) Firewall
2 10 (1.49%) Multicast
3 9 (1.34%) BGP
3 9 (1.34%) IGMP
3 9 (1.34%) Value-Added Service
4 8 (1.19%) FIX Connectivity
5 7 (1.04%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.89%) MPLS
7 5 (0.74%) LAN
7 5 (0.74%) SNMP
7 5 (0.74%) WAN
8 4 (0.60%) OSPF
8 4 (0.60%) VPN
9 3 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.45%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.30%) HTTP
10 2 (0.30%) SAN
10 2 (0.30%) SSL
11 1 (0.15%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.15%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 47 (6.99%) KDB
3 46 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.53%) DB2
6 16 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 14 (2.08%) MySQL
8 13 (1.93%) Kdb+
9 6 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.45%) Big Data
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (0.30%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 62 (9.23%) Maven
2 52 (7.74%) JUnit
3 46 (6.85%) Gradle
4 29 (4.32%) Subversion
5 23 (3.42%) JIRA
6 11 (1.64%) SilkPerformer
6 11 (1.64%) SilkTest
7 9 (1.34%) Git (software)
7 9 (1.34%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.34%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.19%) Robot Framework
9 4 (0.60%) Ant
9 4 (0.60%) NUnit
10 3 (0.45%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.45%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.45%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.45%) Moq
10 3 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.45%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.30%) JSHint
General
1 344 (51.19%) Finance
2 259 (38.54%) Banking
3 252 (37.50%) Front Office
4 121 (18.01%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.23%) Prime Brokerage
7 11 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.49%) Back Office
9 4 (0.60%) French Language
9 4 (0.60%) Games
9 4 (0.60%) German Language
9 4 (0.60%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.30%) Law
10 2 (0.30%) Legal
10 2 (0.30%) Marketing
11 1 (0.15%) Advertising
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 383 (56.99%) Developer
2 294 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 129 (19.20%) Senior Developer
4 114 (16.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 105 (15.63%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 104 (15.48%) Analyst
7 81 (12.05%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 68 (10.12%) Front Office Developer
9 64 (9.52%) Java Pricing Developer
10 54 (8.04%) C++ Developer
11 44 (6.55%) Support Analyst
12 29 (4.32%) Business Analyst
13 27 (4.02%) Investment Banking Java Developer
14 24 (3.57%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
15 23 (3.42%) Applications Support
16 20 (2.98%) Electronic Trading Support
17 19 (2.83%) Core Java Developer
17 19 (2.83%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
18 15 (2.23%) C# Developer
18 15 (2.23%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (26.93%) FIX Protocol
2 70 (10.42%) Rendezvous
3 61 (9.08%) TIBCO EMS
4 59 (8.78%) J2SE
5 58 (8.63%) Spring
6 51 (7.59%) JMS
7 50 (7.44%) JDBC
8 35 (5.21%) .NET
9 32 (4.76%) Ultra Messaging
10 29 (4.32%) Middleware
11 15 (2.23%) REST
11 15 (2.23%) XML
12 12 (1.79%) HTML
13 11 (1.64%) STL
14 10 (1.49%) CSS
14 10 (1.49%) HTML5
15 8 (1.19%) AngularJS
15 8 (1.19%) Hibernate
15 8 (1.19%) WPF
16 7 (1.04%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 188 (27.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 138 (20.54%) Equities
3 104 (15.48%) Fixed Income
4 103 (15.33%) Algorithms
5 66 (9.82%) Computer Science
6 59 (8.78%) Derivative
7 44 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (4.76%) Data Structures
9 30 (4.46%) Fintech
10 29 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (4.02%) N-Tier
12 26 (3.87%) Hedge funds
13 15 (2.23%) Equity Derivative
14 10 (1.49%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.74%) Credit Derivative
15 5 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 5 (0.74%) Grid Computing
15 5 (0.74%) Reference Data
15 5 (0.74%) User Experience
15 5 (0.74%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 287 (42.71%) Linux
2 174 (25.89%) Unix
3 54 (8.04%) Windows
4 15 (2.23%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.89%) Solaris
6 5 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (40.92%) Low Latency
2 182 (27.08%) Multithreading
3 138 (20.54%) Algorithmic Trading
4 99 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (10.71%) OOD
5 72 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 54 (8.04%) OO
7 46 (6.85%) TDD
8 45 (6.70%) Analytics
8 45 (6.70%) E-Commerce
9 32 (4.76%) Risk Management
10 31 (4.61%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 30 (4.46%) Mathematics
12 28 (4.17%) SDLC
13 25 (3.72%) Multithreaded Programming
14 24 (3.57%) Concurrent Programming
14 24 (3.57%) Garbage Collection
14 24 (3.57%) High-Frequency Trading
15 22 (3.27%) DevOps
15 22 (3.27%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 375 (55.80%) Java
2 199 (29.61%) SQL
3 120 (17.86%) C++
4 106 (15.77%) Python
5 46 (6.85%) C#
6 43 (6.40%) Perl
7 27 (4.02%) Shell Script
8 23 (3.42%) C
9 17 (2.53%) Bash Shell
10 16 (2.38%) Groovy
11 13 (1.93%) JavaScript
12 7 (1.04%) Ruby
12 7 (1.04%) VB
12 7 (1.04%) VBA
13 4 (0.60%) ANSI SQL
13 4 (0.60%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.45%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.45%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.30%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 88 (13.10%) Degree
2 12 (1.79%) ISEB
3 6 (0.89%) CCNP
3 6 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.45%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.30%) CCNA
6 1 (0.15%) CCIE
6 1 (0.15%) PhD
6 1 (0.15%) RHCE
6 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.61%) QA
2 17 (2.53%) MiFID
3 4 (0.60%) SLA
4 3 (0.45%) EMIR
5 2 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.30%) Docker
1 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (1.79%) Puppet
2 11 (1.64%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (1.19%) Ansible
3 8 (1.19%) Nagios
4 4 (0.60%) Endace
4 4 (0.60%) Graylog
4 4 (0.60%) Riemann
5 1 (0.15%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.15%) MOM
5 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 104 (15.48%) TIBCO
2 62 (9.23%) ION Trading
3 58 (8.63%) Oracle
4 48 (7.14%) Sybase
5 27 (4.02%) Solace
6 19 (2.83%) Reuters
7 18 (2.68%) Microsoft
8 16 (2.38%) Bloomberg
9 14 (2.08%) Splunk
10 11 (1.64%) Borland
11 10 (1.49%) Atlassian
11 10 (1.49%) Citrix
12 9 (1.34%) Cisco
12 9 (1.34%) Fidessa
12 9 (1.34%) FXall
13 7 (1.04%) Juniper
13 7 (1.04%) Trayport
14 6 (0.89%) CQG
14 6 (0.89%) FFastFill
14 6 (0.89%) Patsystems
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: discretionary bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £115000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Progression
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago