Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 233 186
Rank change year-on-year +51 -47 +23
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1448 1110 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.94% 1.47% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.93% 3.21% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 693 834 1257
London median annual salary £77,500 £73,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £114,500 £107,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% -

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 36886 34623 42663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.41% 45.86% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26339 29368 34982
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,743 £56,816
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.39% +3.30%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -40 199 £85,000 +17.24% 31
East London 0 2 £90,000 -12.20% 2
South London - 1 £69,841 -
Fixed Income
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 1080 (74.59%) Finance
2 838 (57.87%) Banking
3 679 (46.89%) Investment Banking
4 660 (45.58%) Asset Management
5 619 (42.75%) Equities
6 576 (39.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 472 (32.60%) Wealth Management
8 463 (31.98%) Retail Banking
9 457 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
10 455 (31.42%) SQL
11 446 (30.80%) Front Office
12 432 (29.83%) Derivative
13 397 (27.42%) Java
14 242 (16.71%) Linux
15 225 (15.54%) Degree
16 212 (14.64%) SDLC
17 201 (13.88%) Unix
17 201 (13.88%) C#
18 194 (13.40%) Business Analysis
19 183 (12.64%) Multithreading
20 168 (11.60%) Oracle
21 160 (11.05%) Test Automation
22 158 (10.91%) SQL Server
23 156 (10.77%) Murex
24 155 (10.70%) ION Trading
25 152 (10.50%) OO
26 150 (10.36%) QA
27 141 (9.74%) Python
28 136 (9.39%) Technical Architecture
29 135 (9.32%) Continuous Integration

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 (2.62%) Apache Spark
2 28 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.04%) Apache
4 10 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (0.55%) CMS
7 7 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.28%) JBoss
8 4 (0.28%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.21%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.14%) Confluence
10 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.14%) MTS
11 1 (0.069%) GemFire
11 1 (0.069%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.069%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 83 (5.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.069%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 63 (4.35%) Actimize
2 31 (2.14%) thinkFolio
3 28 (1.93%) ION MarketView
4 9 (0.62%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 8 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (0.48%) LatentZero
6 7 (0.48%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 7 (0.48%) Oracle FAH
7 4 (0.28%) Bloomberg AIM
7 4 (0.28%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.21%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.21%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.21%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.21%) Summit
9 2 (0.14%) RMDS
9 2 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
9 2 (0.14%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 75 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (0.62%) SaaS
4 7 (0.48%) Google App Engine
4 7 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.21%) IaaS
5 3 (0.21%) npm
5 3 (0.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.069%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.069%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.069%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.00%) WAN
2 22 (1.52%) LAN
3 21 (1.45%) Firewall
3 21 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.62%) VPN
5 7 (0.48%) BGP
5 7 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (0.48%) EIGRP
5 7 (0.48%) IPsec
5 7 (0.48%) MPLS
5 7 (0.48%) Multicast
5 7 (0.48%) NetScaler
5 7 (0.48%) OSPF
5 7 (0.48%) tcpdump
5 7 (0.48%) Wireless
5 7 (0.48%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.28%) NAS
6 4 (0.28%) SAN
7 3 (0.21%) FIX Connectivity
8 2 (0.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.94%) Relational Database
3 31 (2.14%) Blockchain
4 30 (2.07%) Big Data
4 30 (2.07%) KDB
5 25 (1.73%) NoSQL
6 22 (1.52%) Kdb+
7 19 (1.31%) RDBMS
8 16 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (1.04%) Hadoop
10 13 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (0.83%) Apache Hive
12 11 (0.76%) MongoDB
12 11 (0.76%) MySQL
13 10 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.62%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 64 (4.42%) JIRA
2 48 (3.31%) Git (software)
2 48 (3.31%) Jenkins
3 16 (1.10%) Artifactory
4 15 (1.04%) GoogleTest
5 11 (0.76%) Maven
5 11 (0.76%) Selenium
6 10 (0.69%) HP UFT
6 10 (0.69%) Mockito
6 10 (0.69%) Protractor
7 8 (0.55%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.41%) JUnit
8 6 (0.41%) Subversion
9 5 (0.35%) Ant
9 5 (0.35%) Gradle
9 5 (0.35%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.28%) Mocha
10 4 (0.28%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 1080 (74.59%) Finance
2 838 (57.87%) Banking
3 679 (46.89%) Investment Banking
4 463 (31.98%) Retail Banking
5 446 (30.80%) Front Office
6 104 (7.18%) Financial Institution
7 77 (5.32%) Back Office
8 40 (2.76%) Retail
9 34 (2.35%) Marketing
10 28 (1.93%) Legal
11 20 (1.38%) Games
12 11 (0.76%) Advertising
13 3 (0.21%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.14%) French Language
14 2 (0.14%) German Language
14 2 (0.14%) Publishing
15 1 (0.069%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 468 (32.32%) Developer
2 378 (26.10%) Analyst
3 228 (15.75%) Business Analyst
4 222 (15.33%) Java Developer
5 84 (5.80%) C# Developer
6 70 (4.83%) Banking Analyst
7 66 (4.56%) Lead Developer
7 66 (4.56%) Monitoring Analyst
7 66 (4.56%) Project Leader
8 64 (4.42%) Murex Specialist
9 60 (4.14%) Applications Support
10 55 (3.80%) Senior Developer
11 54 (3.73%) Support Analyst
12 53 (3.66%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
13 50 (3.45%) Front Office Developer
14 49 (3.38%) .NET Developer
14 49 (3.38%) C++ Developer
15 47 (3.25%) Development Project Leader
16 44 (3.04%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 42 (2.90%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (7.67%) .NET
1 111 (7.67%) FIX Protocol
2 84 (5.80%) AngularJS
2 84 (5.80%) HTML
3 78 (5.39%) HTML5
4 77 (5.32%) React
5 65 (4.49%) WPF
6 57 (3.94%) XML
7 52 (3.59%) RESTful
8 50 (3.45%) WCF
9 49 (3.38%) Node.js
10 43 (2.97%) REST
10 43 (2.97%) Spring
11 39 (2.69%) CSS
12 32 (2.21%) Kafka
13 30 (2.07%) Angular 2
14 25 (1.73%) SOAP
15 23 (1.59%) Entity Framework
16 21 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 20 (1.38%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 619 (42.75%) Equities
2 576 (39.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 432 (29.83%) Derivative
4 112 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
5 110 (7.60%) Computer Science
6 88 (6.08%) Equity Derivative
7 87 (6.01%) Eurex
8 85 (5.87%) Hedge funds
9 84 (5.80%) Fintech
10 64 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
10 64 (4.42%) Market Risk
11 59 (4.07%) Management Information System
12 52 (3.59%) Algorithms
13 48 (3.31%) Credit Risk
14 47 (3.25%) OTC Derivatives
15 42 (2.90%) User Experience
16 34 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
17 31 (2.14%) Data Structures
18 21 (1.45%) Virtual Team
19 17 (1.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 242 (16.71%) Linux
2 201 (13.88%) Unix
3 63 (4.35%) Windows
4 16 (1.10%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.41%) Solaris
6 5 (0.35%) Android
7 4 (0.28%) openSUSE
7 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.28%) SUSE
8 3 (0.21%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 660 (45.58%) Asset Management
2 472 (32.60%) Wealth Management
3 457 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
4 212 (14.64%) SDLC
5 194 (13.40%) Business Analysis
6 183 (12.64%) Multithreading
7 160 (11.05%) Test Automation
8 152 (10.50%) OO
9 136 (9.39%) Technical Architecture
10 135 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
10 135 (9.32%) Strategic Thinking
11 131 (9.05%) Re-Platforming
12 124 (8.56%) Electronic Trading
12 124 (8.56%) Investment Management
13 120 (8.29%) Change Management
14 115 (7.94%) Project Management
15 109 (7.53%) OOP
16 107 (7.39%) Data Analysis
17 104 (7.18%) Analytics
18 102 (7.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 455 (31.42%) SQL
2 397 (27.42%) Java
3 201 (13.88%) C#
4 141 (9.74%) Python
5 108 (7.46%) C++
6 106 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 83 (5.73%) VBA
8 40 (2.76%) Scala
9 35 (2.42%) Perl
10 27 (1.86%) C
11 18 (1.24%) Shell Script
12 17 (1.17%) Bash Shell
12 17 (1.17%) T-SQL
13 16 (1.10%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.04%) MATLAB
15 9 (0.62%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.55%) Lingo
17 7 (0.48%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.41%) R
18 6 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 225 (15.54%) Degree
2 36 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.24%) PhD
4 14 (0.97%) CFA
5 11 (0.76%) CIMA
6 9 (0.62%) ISEB
7 7 (0.48%) CCIE
7 7 (0.48%) CCNP
7 7 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.48%) CISSP
8 6 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.069%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.069%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.069%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.069%) PMP
11 1 (0.069%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (10.36%) QA
2 61 (4.21%) MiFID
3 9 (0.62%) PMO
4 7 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.48%) SLA
5 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (0.41%) GridGain
2 3 (0.21%) HDFS
2 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.069%) Docker
4 1 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.069%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.069%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (1.24%) Control-M
2 6 (0.41%) Graphite
2 6 (0.41%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.28%) Grafana
3 4 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.28%) Nagios
4 2 (0.14%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.14%) Ansible
4 2 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.069%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.069%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.069%) Puppet
5 1 (0.069%) SCCM
Vendors
1 168 (11.60%) Oracle
2 156 (10.77%) Murex
3 155 (10.70%) ION Trading
4 65 (4.49%) Microsoft
5 59 (4.07%) Bloomberg
6 50 (3.45%) Sybase
7 41 (2.83%) Charles River
8 28 (1.93%) TIBCO
9 27 (1.86%) Alias
10 24 (1.66%) Informatica
11 18 (1.24%) Google
12 16 (1.10%) Citrix
13 15 (1.04%) Atlassian
13 15 (1.04%) Cadence
14 13 (0.90%) Solace
15 12 (0.83%) Fidessa
15 12 (0.83%) SAP
16 11 (0.76%) DevExpress
17 9 (0.62%) Cisco
18 8 (0.55%) Calypso