Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 704 822 839
Rank change year-on-year +118 +17 -50
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 122 41 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.055% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 0.37% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 119 37 47
London median annual salary £62,500 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.88% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £43,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £88,750 £91,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -21.88% +14.29% -

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 9,715 11,142 12,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.03% 15.06% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7,927 9,166 10,853
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £79,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -28 18 £62,500 +25.00% 3
East London - 1 - -
FIX Connectivity
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 121 (99.18%) FIX Protocol
2 97 (79.51%) Finance
3 91 (74.59%) Unix
4 86 (70.49%) SQL
5 79 (64.75%) Fixed Income
6 78 (63.93%) Client Onboarding
7 64 (52.46%) Banking
8 50 (40.98%) Release Management
9 32 (26.23%) Equities
10 31 (25.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 25 (20.49%) Oracle
12 24 (19.67%) Algorithmic Trading
13 22 (18.03%) Hedge funds
14 20 (16.39%) Fintech
15 19 (15.57%) Mentoring
16 17 (13.93%) Electronic Trading
17 14 (11.48%) Hadoop
17 14 (11.48%) MongoDB
17 14 (11.48%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (11.48%) NoSQL
17 14 (11.48%) MySQL
17 14 (11.48%) Sybase
17 14 (11.48%) Linux
17 14 (11.48%) LAN
17 14 (11.48%) WAN
18 13 (10.66%) Java
19 12 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (9.02%) Fidessa
20 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
21 9 (7.38%) TDD

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 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Bloomberg AIM
1 1 (0.82%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.82%) Rolfe and Nolan
1 1 (0.82%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.74%) SaaS
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.48%) LAN
1 14 (11.48%) WAN
2 6 (4.92%) Value-Added Service
3 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.48%) Apache Cassandra
1 14 (11.48%) Hadoop
1 14 (11.48%) MongoDB
1 14 (11.48%) MySQL
1 14 (11.48%) NoSQL
2 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.64%) DB2
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.46%) JIRA
1 3 (2.46%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.64%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.64%) JSUnit
2 2 (1.64%) Mocha
2 2 (1.64%) Moq
2 2 (1.64%) NUnit
2 2 (1.64%) QUnit
2 2 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (1.64%) Sinon.JS
2 2 (1.64%) Subversion
2 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.82%) Maven
General
1 97 (79.51%) Finance
2 64 (52.46%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Investment Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Prime Brokerage
4 4 (3.28%) Front Office
5 1 (0.82%) Back Office
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (36.89%) Onboarding Engineer
2 22 (18.03%) Analyst
3 21 (17.21%) FIX Analyst
3 21 (17.21%) FIX Support Analyst
3 21 (17.21%) Support Analyst
4 19 (15.57%) Team Leader
5 17 (13.93%) Unix Analyst
5 17 (13.93%) Unix Support
5 17 (13.93%) Unix Support Analyst
6 16 (13.11%) SQL Analyst
6 16 (13.11%) SQL Support Analyst
7 14 (11.48%) Financial Analyst
7 14 (11.48%) Production Support Analyst
8 12 (9.84%) Support Engineer
9 11 (9.02%) Developer
10 10 (8.20%) Integration Engineer
11 8 (6.56%) Applications Support
11 8 (6.56%) Java Developer
11 8 (6.56%) Network Support
11 8 (6.56%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (99.18%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (3.28%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) HTML
2 4 (3.28%) HTML5
2 4 (3.28%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.64%) CSS
3 2 (1.64%) CSS3
3 2 (1.64%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.64%) jQuery
3 2 (1.64%) LESS
3 2 (1.64%) NHibernate
3 2 (1.64%) Ninject
3 2 (1.64%) RequireJS
3 2 (1.64%) Sass
3 2 (1.64%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (64.75%) Fixed Income
2 32 (26.23%) Equities
3 31 (25.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 22 (18.03%) Hedge funds
5 20 (16.39%) Fintech
6 7 (5.74%) Eurex
7 6 (4.92%) Derivative
8 5 (4.10%) Virtual Team
9 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.82%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 91 (74.59%) Unix
2 14 (11.48%) Linux
3 7 (5.74%) Solaris
3 7 (5.74%) Windows
4 6 (4.92%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.10%) CentOS
5 5 (4.10%) SUSE
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.46%) Debian
8 2 (1.64%) Fedora
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (63.93%) Client Onboarding
2 50 (40.98%) Release Management
3 24 (19.67%) Algorithmic Trading
4 19 (15.57%) Mentoring
5 17 (13.93%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.38%) TDD
8 7 (5.74%) Project Management
9 6 (4.92%) Straight-Through Processing
10 5 (4.10%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.10%) Low Latency
11 4 (3.28%) Multithreading
11 4 (3.28%) OO
12 3 (2.46%) Analytics
12 3 (2.46%) Risk Management
12 3 (2.46%) SDLC
12 3 (2.46%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (2.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (1.64%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 86 (70.49%) SQL
2 13 (10.66%) Java
3 9 (7.38%) Python
4 7 (5.74%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.74%) Perl
5 6 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.10%) C#
7 4 (3.28%) Ruby
7 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.64%) C++
8 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.82%) Groovy
9 1 (0.82%) Java 8
9 1 (0.82%) R
9 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (20.49%) Oracle
2 14 (11.48%) Sybase
3 11 (9.02%) Fidessa
4 9 (7.38%) Bloomberg
5 7 (5.74%) CQG
5 7 (5.74%) ION Trading
5 7 (5.74%) Patsystems
5 7 (5.74%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.74%) Reuters
6 6 (4.92%) Trayport
7 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.82%) Algorithmics
8 1 (0.82%) Calypso
8 1 (0.82%) Charles River
8 1 (0.82%) Currenex
8 1 (0.82%) GL TRADE
8 1 (0.82%) IBM
8 1 (0.82%) Murex
8 1 (0.82%) Sophis