Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
England > London
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 207 242
Rank change year-on-year -1 +35 -17
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,209 1,183 1,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.73% 1.68% 1.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.55% 3.55% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 870 743 883
London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £107,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +3.70%

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 34,054 33,300 39,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.65% 47.33% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 26,465 26,411 33,335
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Fixed Income
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Fixed Income in London

Fixed Income
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Fixed Income in London

Fixed Income
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fixed Income in London over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 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 +9 213 £75,000 -6.25% 31
East London +1 1 £70,000 - 1
Fixed Income
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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.

1 914 (75.60%) Finance
2 581 (48.06%) Equities
3 573 (47.39%) SQL
4 570 (47.15%) Banking
5 511 (42.27%) Front Office
6 459 (37.97%) Derivative
7 456 (37.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 439 (36.31%) Java
9 355 (29.36%) Investment Banking
10 334 (27.63%) Investment Management
11 329 (27.21%) Degree
12 323 (26.72%) C#
13 319 (26.39%) Asset Management
14 284 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
15 283 (23.41%) Problem-Solving
16 258 (21.34%) Python
17 256 (21.17%) Unix
18 239 (19.77%) FIX Protocol
19 224 (18.53%) Hedge funds
20 203 (16.79%) Low Latency
21 190 (15.72%) Linux
21 190 (15.72%) Oracle
22 186 (15.38%) Computer Science
23 185 (15.30%) C++
24 177 (14.64%) Analytical Skills
25 175 (14.47%) Electronic Trading
26 167 (13.81%) Financial Institution
27 160 (13.23%) Big Data
28 158 (13.07%) Risk Management
28 158 (13.07%) JavaScript

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 43 (3.56%) Apache
2 38 (3.14%) Tomcat
3 28 (2.32%) Apache Spark
4 12 (0.99%) Confluence
4 12 (0.99%) OpenStack
5 11 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (0.58%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.41%) Ethereum
7 5 (0.41%) Jetty
7 5 (0.41%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 52 (4.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 138 (11.41%) thinkFolio
2 74 (6.12%) Front Arena
3 63 (5.21%) Markit EDM
4 41 (3.39%) Eagle PACE
5 23 (1.90%) Bloomberg AIM
6 21 (1.74%) ION MarketView
7 8 (0.66%) LatentZero
8 7 (0.58%) Sentinel
9 5 (0.41%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 5 (0.41%) Ripple
10 3 (0.25%) LongView
11 1 (0.083%) BondVision
11 1 (0.083%) Orchestrade
11 1 (0.083%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 76 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.99%) SaaS
3 17 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.66%) Office 365
6 5 (0.41%) Slack
7 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.17%) Serverless
9 1 (0.083%) GitHub
9 1 (0.083%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 82 (6.78%) FIX Connectivity
2 28 (2.32%) WAN
3 22 (1.82%) LAN
4 19 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.49%) Firewall
5 18 (1.49%) SMS
6 16 (1.32%) VPN
7 11 (0.91%) Network Security
8 10 (0.83%) DHCP
8 10 (0.83%) DNS
9 9 (0.74%) Broadband
9 9 (0.74%) Ethernet
9 9 (0.74%) Internet
9 9 (0.74%) Intranet
10 8 (0.66%) BGP
11 7 (0.58%) Cisco Firepower
11 7 (0.58%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (0.58%) MPLS
11 7 (0.58%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (13.23%) Big Data
2 149 (12.32%) SQL Server
3 53 (4.38%) MongoDB
3 53 (4.38%) NoSQL
4 43 (3.56%) Relational Database
5 39 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 30 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 30 (2.48%) Blockchain
7 28 (2.32%) MySQL
7 28 (2.32%) Oracle Database
8 25 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (1.65%) DB2
10 20 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (1.32%) Data Lake
12 12 (0.99%) MemSQL
13 11 (0.91%) KDB
14 10 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (5.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 60 (4.96%) Jenkins
3 48 (3.97%) TeamCity
4 37 (3.06%) Selenium
5 31 (2.56%) JIRA
6 30 (2.48%) JUnit
7 29 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
8 24 (1.99%) Protractor
9 19 (1.57%) Git (software)
10 18 (1.49%) MSBuild
11 15 (1.24%) Maven
12 14 (1.16%) NUnit
12 14 (1.16%) Visual Studio
13 11 (0.91%) Mockito
13 11 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (0.83%) Artifactory
14 10 (0.83%) Gradle
14 10 (0.83%) Subversion
15 8 (0.66%) FitNesse
15 8 (0.66%) MSI
General
1 914 (75.60%) Finance
2 570 (47.15%) Banking
3 511 (42.27%) Front Office
4 355 (29.36%) Investment Banking
5 167 (13.81%) Financial Institution
6 58 (4.80%) Back Office
7 40 (3.31%) Legal
8 35 (2.89%) French Language
8 35 (2.89%) Italian Language
9 33 (2.73%) German Language
10 23 (1.90%) Advertising
11 10 (0.83%) Games
12 7 (0.58%) Marketing
13 6 (0.50%) Publishing
14 5 (0.41%) Prime Brokerage
15 4 (0.33%) Retail
15 4 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
16 3 (0.25%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.17%) Billing
17 2 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 434 (35.90%) Developer
2 217 (17.95%) Analyst
3 154 (12.74%) Java Developer
4 116 (9.59%) Applications Support
5 92 (7.61%) Business Analyst
6 83 (6.87%) C# Developer
7 60 (4.96%) Support Analyst
8 44 (3.64%) Onboarding Engineer
8 44 (3.64%) Support Engineer
9 43 (3.56%) Project Manager
9 43 (3.56%) Senior Developer
10 39 (3.23%) Consultant
10 39 (3.23%) Finance Manager
11 38 (3.14%) .NET Developer
11 38 (3.14%) Python Developer
11 38 (3.14%) Software Engineer
12 36 (2.98%) Banking Analyst
12 36 (2.98%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 36 (2.98%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
12 36 (2.98%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (19.77%) FIX Protocol
2 153 (12.66%) .NET
3 96 (7.94%) AngularJS
4 85 (7.03%) HTML
5 73 (6.04%) WPF
6 61 (5.05%) React
7 59 (4.88%) HTML5
8 53 (4.38%) WCF
9 50 (4.14%) Vert.x
9 50 (4.14%) XML
10 48 (3.97%) Spring
11 47 (3.89%) Middleware
12 46 (3.80%) Kafka
13 38 (3.14%) .NET Framework
14 34 (2.81%) RESTful
15 31 (2.56%) TIBCO EMS
15 31 (2.56%) Web Services
16 23 (1.90%) Ultra Messaging
17 22 (1.82%) CSS
18 21 (1.74%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 581 (48.06%) Equities
2 459 (37.97%) Derivative
3 456 (37.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 224 (18.53%) Hedge funds
5 186 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 177 (14.64%) Analytical Skills
7 128 (10.59%) Cyberthreat
8 105 (8.68%) Fintech
9 98 (8.11%) Algorithms
10 73 (6.04%) OTC Derivatives
11 61 (5.05%) Exotic Derivative
11 61 (5.05%) Management Information System
12 45 (3.72%) Data Structures
13 41 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
14 39 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
15 31 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
16 27 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
17 26 (2.15%) Virtual Team
18 21 (1.74%) Reference Data
19 20 (1.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 256 (21.17%) Unix
2 190 (15.72%) Linux
3 58 (4.80%) Windows
4 14 (1.16%) Solaris
4 14 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.74%) Android
6 8 (0.66%) Windows 10
6 8 (0.66%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (27.63%) Investment Management
2 319 (26.39%) Asset Management
3 284 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
4 283 (23.41%) Problem-Solving
5 203 (16.79%) Low Latency
6 175 (14.47%) Electronic Trading
7 158 (13.07%) Risk Management
8 135 (11.17%) Software Engineering
9 132 (10.92%) OO
10 129 (10.67%) Strategic Thinking
11 128 (10.59%) Innovative Thinking
12 125 (10.34%) Mathematics
13 122 (10.09%) TDD
14 121 (10.01%) Business Analysis
15 99 (8.19%) SDLC
16 98 (8.11%) Open Source
17 93 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
18 90 (7.44%) Algorithmic Trading
19 84 (6.95%) Analytics
19 84 (6.95%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 573 (47.39%) SQL
2 439 (36.31%) Java
3 323 (26.72%) C#
4 258 (21.34%) Python
5 185 (15.30%) C++
6 158 (13.07%) JavaScript
7 70 (5.79%) Bash Shell
7 70 (5.79%) Perl
8 56 (4.63%) Shell Script
9 41 (3.39%) Ruby
10 39 (3.23%) Korn
10 39 (3.23%) VBA
11 37 (3.06%) C
12 36 (2.98%) Scala
13 35 (2.89%) T-SQL
14 33 (2.73%) Bourne shell
15 31 (2.56%) PowerShell
16 25 (2.07%) PL/SQL
17 20 (1.65%) Java 8
18 17 (1.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 329 (27.21%) Degree
2 89 (7.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (2.81%) Master's Degree
4 27 (2.23%) Numerate Degree
5 18 (1.49%) PhD
6 17 (1.41%) ISEB
7 9 (0.74%) CFA
8 8 (0.66%) CCNP
8 8 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.58%) CCIE
9 7 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.41%) PMP
11 3 (0.25%) MBA
11 3 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (0.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.083%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (8.77%) QA
2 72 (5.96%) MiFID
3 9 (0.74%) EMIR
4 5 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.41%) GDPR
5 4 (0.33%) AIFMD
5 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.17%) PMO
6 2 (0.17%) SLA
7 1 (0.083%) Basel II
7 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (4.88%) Docker
2 10 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.74%) Terminal Server
4 8 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.33%) GridGain
7 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.083%) KVM
8 1 (0.083%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (1.08%) Automic
1 13 (1.08%) Dollar Universe
1 13 (1.08%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.66%) SCCM
2 8 (0.66%) Terraform
3 5 (0.41%) Ansible
3 5 (0.41%) Control-M
4 2 (0.17%) Nagios
4 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.17%) Puppet
4 2 (0.17%) Salt
5 1 (0.083%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 190 (15.72%) Oracle
2 140 (11.58%) Bloomberg
3 120 (9.93%) Charles River
4 79 (6.53%) SimCorp
5 76 (6.29%) FXall
6 74 (6.12%) Calypso
7 61 (5.05%) Sybase
8 57 (4.71%) Microsoft
8 57 (4.71%) Tradeweb
9 47 (3.89%) MarketAxess
10 44 (3.64%) TIBCO
11 41 (3.39%) Fidessa
11 41 (3.39%) Reuters
12 38 (3.14%) ION Trading
13 20 (1.65%) Citrix
14 15 (1.24%) Murex
15 11 (0.91%) Cisco
15 11 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (0.83%) FactSet
16 10 (0.83%) Solace