Period
to 13 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fixed Income over the 6 months to 13 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
England > London
6 months to
13 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 123 180
Rank change year-on-year -72 +57 +49
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 626 1,109 1,163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.88% 2.73% 1.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.74% 7.25% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 537 997 923
10th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £48,750
25th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £110,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +51.72% -
75th Percentile £122,500 £138,750 £104,375
90th Percentile £131,250 £155,000 £118,750
England median annual salary £100,000 £110,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +51.72% -

Fixed Income is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13,214 15,301 21,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.69% 37.66% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9,341 12,198 17,003
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,588 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £115,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,166 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.23% +0.30% +7.84%

Fixed Income
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Fixed Income as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Fixed Income in London

Fixed Income
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Fixed Income in London.

Salary trend for Fixed Income in London

Fixed Income
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Fixed Income in London over the 6 months to 13 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Fixed Income in London

Fixed Income
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the London region over the 6 months to 13 May 2021. 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 +16 69 £105,000 +13.51% 18
Fixed Income
England

For the 6 months to 13 May 2021, IT jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 439 (70.13%) Front Office
2 431 (68.85%) Finance
3 374 (59.74%) Equities
4 364 (58.15%) Agile Software Development
5 334 (53.35%) Java
6 313 (50.00%) Derivative
7 307 (49.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 297 (47.44%) JavaScript
9 280 (44.73%) React
10 273 (43.61%) AWS
11 271 (43.29%) Python
12 269 (42.97%) Software Engineering
12 269 (42.97%) Hedge funds
13 253 (40.42%) Asset Management
14 230 (36.74%) Investment Management
15 212 (33.87%) AngularJS
16 195 (31.15%) Web Services
17 191 (30.51%) Banking
18 176 (28.12%) Analytics
19 168 (26.84%) Vue.js
20 147 (23.48%) Azure
20 147 (23.48%) C#
21 134 (21.41%) GCP
22 131 (20.93%) SQL
23 119 (19.01%) Greenfield Project
24 111 (17.73%) Fintech
25 107 (17.09%) Investment Banking
26 97 (15.50%) .NET
27 96 (15.34%) C++
28 91 (14.54%) Migration

Fixed Income
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 38 (6.07%) Apache
2 8 (1.28%) Confluence
3 5 (0.80%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.32%) MTS
4 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 18 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Actimize
1 1 (0.16%) Advent Geneva
1 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.16%) SunGard Martini
1 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 273 (43.61%) AWS
2 147 (23.48%) Azure
3 134 (21.41%) GCP
4 38 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
4 38 (6.07%) Amazon S3
4 38 (6.07%) Serverless
5 37 (5.91%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (2.08%) SaaS
7 5 (0.80%) PaaS
8 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.48%) npm
10 2 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.16%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.16%) Matillion
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.64%) LAN
3 3 (0.48%) WAN
4 2 (0.32%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 37 (5.91%) Apache Ignite
3 30 (4.79%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.04%) Data Mart
5 17 (2.72%) RDBMS
6 16 (2.56%) KDB
7 8 (1.28%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.12%) Tableau
9 6 (0.96%) Big Data
9 6 (0.96%) DB2
9 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.80%) MS Access
10 5 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.64%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.64%) Redis
11 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2017
12 3 (0.48%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 30 (4.79%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.56%) JIRA
3 8 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.96%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.64%) Maven
5 4 (0.64%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.48%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.48%) Cypress.io
6 3 (0.48%) gulp
6 3 (0.48%) Storybook
6 3 (0.48%) webpack
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.32%) Robot Framework
7 2 (0.32%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.32%) Subversion
8 1 (0.16%) Ant
8 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 439 (70.13%) Front Office
2 431 (68.85%) Finance
3 191 (30.51%) Banking
4 107 (17.09%) Investment Banking
5 75 (11.98%) Social Skills
6 25 (3.99%) Back Office
7 17 (2.72%) Financial Institution
8 14 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (1.44%) Law
10 8 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
11 4 (0.64%) Legal
12 3 (0.48%) Marketing
13 2 (0.32%) Retail
14 1 (0.16%) Advertising
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) Games
14 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.16%) Organisational Skills
14 1 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 461 (73.64%) Developer
2 132 (21.09%) Java Developer
3 121 (19.33%) Front Office Developer
4 114 (18.21%) Software Engineer
5 113 (18.05%) Python Developer
6 112 (17.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 112 (17.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 86 (13.74%) AWS Developer
8 81 (12.94%) .NET Developer
9 75 (11.98%) .NET Software Developer
9 75 (11.98%) .NET Software Engineer
9 75 (11.98%) AWS Engineer
9 75 (11.98%) AWS Software Engineer
10 71 (11.34%) Analyst
11 58 (9.27%) React Developer
12 53 (8.47%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 50 (7.99%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
14 42 (6.71%) Python Engineer
15 37 (5.91%) Business Analyst
15 37 (5.91%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (44.73%) React
2 212 (33.87%) AngularJS
3 195 (31.15%) Web Services
4 168 (26.84%) Vue.js
5 97 (15.50%) .NET
6 88 (14.06%) Node.js
7 80 (12.78%) .NET Core
7 80 (12.78%) ASP.NET
8 76 (12.14%) ASP.NET Core
9 75 (11.98%) ASP.NET Web API
10 51 (8.15%) Shiny
11 38 (6.07%) GraphQL
12 37 (5.91%) FIX Protocol
13 32 (5.11%) HTML
14 27 (4.31%) Middleware
15 19 (3.04%) Murex MxML
15 19 (3.04%) NumPy
15 19 (3.04%) XML
16 18 (2.88%) Express
16 18 (2.88%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 374 (59.74%) Equities
2 313 (50.00%) Derivative
3 307 (49.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 269 (42.97%) Hedge funds
5 119 (19.01%) Greenfield Project
6 54 (8.63%) Market Risk
7 38 (6.07%) Credit Risk
8 22 (3.51%) Algorithms
9 17 (2.72%) Data Structures
10 14 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.60%) Reference Data
12 9 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
13 8 (1.28%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.80%) Clustering
15 4 (0.64%) Credit Derivative
15 4 (0.64%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.64%) SWIFT
16 2 (0.32%) Equity Derivative
16 2 (0.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 2 (0.32%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.66%) Linux
2 41 (6.55%) Unix
3 26 (4.15%) Windows
4 2 (0.32%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.16%) Solaris
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (58.15%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (42.97%) Software Engineering
3 253 (40.42%) Asset Management
4 230 (36.74%) Investment Management
5 176 (28.12%) Analytics
6 111 (17.73%) Fintech
7 91 (14.54%) Migration
8 86 (13.74%) Microservices
9 85 (13.58%) Electronic Trading
10 57 (9.11%) Multithreading
11 55 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
11 55 (8.79%) TDD
12 49 (7.83%) Portfolio Management
13 42 (6.71%) Artificial Intelligence
14 40 (6.39%) Machine Learning
15 39 (6.23%) Risk Analytics
16 38 (6.07%) Low Latency
17 37 (5.91%) SDLC
18 31 (4.95%) Mathematics
18 31 (4.95%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 334 (53.35%) Java
2 297 (47.44%) JavaScript
3 271 (43.29%) Python
4 147 (23.48%) C#
5 131 (20.93%) SQL
6 96 (15.34%) C++
7 85 (13.58%) Kotlin
8 81 (12.94%) TypeScript
9 77 (12.30%) Scala
10 57 (9.11%) R
11 37 (5.91%) Clojure
12 21 (3.35%) Java 8
13 12 (1.92%) VBA
14 10 (1.60%) C
14 10 (1.60%) Erlang
15 5 (0.80%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.80%) XAML
16 4 (0.64%) Perl
16 4 (0.64%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (3.19%) Degree
2 15 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.12%) PhD
4 6 (0.96%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.16%) CFA
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.83%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.48%) MiFID
3 1 (0.16%) EMIR
3 1 (0.16%) PMO
3 1 (0.16%) UCITS
System Software
1 32 (5.11%) Docker
2 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) GridGain
3 1 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 27 (4.31%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.80%) Ansible
3 3 (0.48%) Control-M
4 2 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.16%) Grafana
5 1 (0.16%) Graphite
5 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.16%) Oozie
5 1 (0.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (3.83%) Bloomberg
2 20 (3.19%) Murex
2 20 (3.19%) Oracle
3 13 (2.08%) ION Trading
4 12 (1.92%) Solace
5 10 (1.60%) Google
5 10 (1.60%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.28%) Charles River
7 7 (1.12%) Instagram
8 6 (0.96%) Tradeweb
9 4 (0.64%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.48%) IBM
10 3 (0.48%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.32%) Citrix
11 2 (0.32%) Databricks
11 2 (0.32%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.32%) FIS
11 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.32%) Sun
11 2 (0.32%) Twitter