Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for FIX Connectivity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FIX Connectivity over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 729 777 764
Rank change year-on-year +48 -13 +76
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 80 35 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.050% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.32% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 77 33 109
London median annual salary £65,000 £87,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% +9.38% +33.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £59,000 £50,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £112,250 £106,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £87,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -25.71% +9.38% +33.33%

FIX Connectivity is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,939 11,095 13,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.33% 15.94% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8,351 9,389 11,390
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +1.52%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

FIX Connectivity
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing FIX Connectivity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for FIX Connectivity in London

FIX Connectivity
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for FIX Connectivity in London

FIX Connectivity
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity in London over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for FIX Connectivity in London

FIX Connectivity
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity within the London region over the 6 months to 18 February 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 +6 35 £65,000 -16.13% 10
FIX Connectivity
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity 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 London region with a requirement for FIX Connectivity.

1 80 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 63 (78.75%) Finance
3 50 (62.50%) Unix
4 36 (45.00%) Client Onboarding
5 33 (41.25%) SQL
6 24 (30.00%) Banking
6 24 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
7 23 (28.75%) Front Office
8 22 (27.50%) Linux
9 20 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (25.00%) Java
10 19 (23.75%) Equities
11 17 (21.25%) Fixed Income
12 16 (20.00%) Fintech
13 15 (18.75%) Investment Banking
14 13 (16.25%) Algorithmic Trading
14 13 (16.25%) Release Management
15 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (11.25%) Degree
17 7 (8.75%) Python
17 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
17 7 (8.75%) Derivative
17 7 (8.75%) Hedge funds
17 7 (8.75%) Straight-Through Processing
17 7 (8.75%) Low Latency
17 7 (8.75%) Prime Brokerage
18 5 (6.25%) Regression Testing
18 5 (6.25%) Workflow
18 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
18 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills

FIX Connectivity
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 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) JIRA
General
1 63 (78.75%) Finance
2 24 (30.00%) Banking
3 23 (28.75%) Front Office
4 15 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 7 (8.75%) Prime Brokerage
6 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.75%) French Language
6 3 (3.75%) German Language
6 3 (3.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Analyst
2 12 (15.00%) Integration Engineer
2 12 (15.00%) Onboarding Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) FIX Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Developer
6 6 (7.50%) FIX Business Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Customer Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) FIX Support Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.75%) Linux Support
9 3 (3.75%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Technology Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) FIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.75%) CSS
2 3 (3.75%) HTML
2 3 (3.75%) jQuery
2 3 (3.75%) Kafka
2 3 (3.75%) RESTful
2 3 (3.75%) Web Services
3 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.25%) REST
3 1 (1.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 19 (23.75%) Equities
3 17 (21.25%) Fixed Income
4 16 (20.00%) Fintech
5 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.75%) Derivative
5 7 (8.75%) Hedge funds
6 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
6 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.00%) Virtual Team
8 3 (3.75%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.25%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 50 (62.50%) Unix
2 22 (27.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Client Onboarding
2 24 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
3 13 (16.25%) Algorithmic Trading
3 13 (16.25%) Release Management
4 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.75%) Low Latency
5 7 (8.75%) Straight-Through Processing
6 5 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 5 (6.25%) Workflow
7 4 (5.00%) TDD
7 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.75%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.75%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.75%) Investment Management
8 3 (3.75%) ITIL
8 3 (3.75%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.75%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.75%) Project Management
8 3 (3.75%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.25%) SQL
2 20 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (8.75%) Python
4 4 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.00%) Perl
5 3 (3.75%) C#
5 3 (3.75%) C++
5 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.25%) Bloomberg
1 1 (1.25%) Fidessa