Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
England > London
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 190 251
Rank change year-on-year +69 +61 -7
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,379 1,188 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.73% 1.90% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.59% 4.53% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,223 923 691
London median annual salary £110,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £62,500 £48,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £155,000 £117,000 £115,000
England median annual salary £110,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +57.14% -3.45% -3.33%

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 20,930 26,243 29,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.41% 41.87% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16,210 20,498 23,737
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 +20 139 £87,500 +16.67% 24
Fixed Income
England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 1,052 (76.29%) Front Office
2 952 (69.04%) Finance
3 847 (61.42%) Asset Management
4 838 (60.77%) Derivative
5 790 (57.29%) Equities
6 728 (52.79%) Python
7 697 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
8 685 (49.67%) Java
9 678 (49.17%) AWS
10 666 (48.30%) Investment Management
11 659 (47.79%) Hedge funds
12 651 (47.21%) Web Services
13 573 (41.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 503 (36.48%) Software Engineering
15 492 (35.68%) SQL
16 461 (33.43%) Analytics
17 441 (31.98%) JavaScript
18 421 (30.53%) Banking
19 343 (24.87%) Mentoring
20 318 (23.06%) J2EE
21 314 (22.77%) Bloomberg
21 314 (22.77%) R
22 307 (22.26%) C++
23 299 (21.68%) Decision-Making
24 294 (21.32%) C#
25 287 (20.81%) Azure
26 279 (20.23%) GCP
27 245 (17.77%) Performance Attribution
28 230 (16.68%) AngularJS
29 227 (16.46%) Data Analytics

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 15 (1.09%) Apache
2 14 (1.02%) Tomcat
3 8 (0.58%) Apache Spark
4 6 (0.44%) Jupyter
5 5 (0.36%) SAS
6 4 (0.29%) Confluence
6 4 (0.29%) IIS
7 3 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.22%) WildFly
8 1 (0.073%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.073%) nginx
8 1 (0.073%) SmartSockets
8 1 (0.073%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 148 (10.73%) Markit EDM
2 119 (8.63%) thinkFolio
3 114 (8.27%) FINCAD Analytics
4 78 (5.66%) PolarLake
5 77 (5.58%) Eagle PACE
6 67 (4.86%) Front Arena
7 28 (2.03%) LatentZero
8 20 (1.45%) SimCorp Dimension
9 3 (0.22%) Bloomberg AIM
10 2 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
10 2 (0.15%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.15%) LongView
11 1 (0.073%) Endur
11 1 (0.073%) Eze OMS
11 1 (0.073%) Minerva
11 1 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 678 (49.17%) AWS
2 287 (20.81%) Azure
3 279 (20.23%) GCP
4 113 (8.19%) Amazon SQS
5 97 (7.03%) Amazon S3
6 93 (6.74%) OpenShift
7 92 (6.67%) Amazon ECS
8 79 (5.73%) Serverless
9 72 (5.22%) AWS Lambda
10 63 (4.57%) Amazon EC2
11 43 (3.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 38 (2.76%) SaaS
13 21 (1.52%) AWS Fargate
14 14 (1.02%) Office 365
15 8 (0.58%) AWS Step Functions
16 3 (0.22%) Datadog
17 2 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
17 2 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
17 2 (0.15%) Power Platform
18 1 (0.073%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.16%) TCP/IP
2 13 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (0.58%) SAN
4 6 (0.44%) LAN
4 6 (0.44%) WAN
5 4 (0.29%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.29%) HTTP
6 3 (0.22%) DHCP
6 3 (0.22%) DNS
7 2 (0.15%) VPN
8 1 (0.073%) FIX Connectivity
8 1 (0.073%) Intranet
8 1 (0.073%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.073%) Multicast
8 1 (0.073%) NAS
8 1 (0.073%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (11.68%) Amazon Athena
2 122 (8.85%) PostgreSQL
3 120 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 103 (7.47%) NoSQL
5 79 (5.73%) Amazon RDS
6 68 (4.93%) Amazon Redshift
7 62 (4.50%) SQL Server
8 39 (2.83%) Big Data
9 19 (1.38%) Relational Database
10 17 (1.23%) Amazon Aurora
11 16 (1.16%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (0.94%) KDB
13 13 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
13 13 (0.94%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.87%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.58%) Apache Hive
15 8 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.58%) MongoDB
15 8 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 114 (8.27%) RStudio
2 96 (6.96%) Artifactory
3 35 (2.54%) Jenkins
4 31 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.67%) GitLab
6 16 (1.16%) JIRA
6 16 (1.16%) Maven
7 11 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.58%) JUnit
9 7 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.44%) Subversion
10 6 (0.44%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.44%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.36%) TestComplete
12 4 (0.29%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.22%) Flyway
13 3 (0.22%) Gradle
13 3 (0.22%) PyCharm
13 3 (0.22%) Robot Framework
13 3 (0.22%) SonarQube
General
1 1,052 (76.29%) Front Office
2 952 (69.04%) Finance
3 421 (30.53%) Banking
4 219 (15.88%) Investment Banking
5 156 (11.31%) Back Office
6 35 (2.54%) Legal
7 30 (2.18%) Marketing
8 16 (1.16%) French Language
8 16 (1.16%) German Language
9 14 (1.02%) Italian Language
9 14 (1.02%) Spanish Language
10 10 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.29%) Retail
12 2 (0.15%) Games
12 2 (0.15%) Prime Brokerage
12 2 (0.15%) Publishing
13 1 (0.073%) International Banking
13 1 (0.073%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 519 (37.64%) Developer
2 219 (15.88%) Java Developer
3 163 (11.82%) Senior Developer
4 155 (11.24%) Python Developer
5 154 (11.17%) Front Office Developer
6 134 (9.72%) Software Engineer
7 127 (9.21%) Analyst
8 111 (8.05%) AWS Developer
9 102 (7.40%) AWS Engineer
9 102 (7.40%) Data Manager
10 96 (6.96%) Architect
11 92 (6.67%) Python Engineer
12 90 (6.53%) Senior Java Developer
13 88 (6.38%) Quantitative Developer
14 77 (5.58%) AWS Software Engineer
15 75 (5.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 66 (4.79%) Development Manager
16 66 (4.79%) Java Engineer
17 64 (4.64%) Applications Support
18 63 (4.57%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 651 (47.21%) Web Services
2 318 (23.06%) J2EE
3 230 (16.68%) AngularJS
4 214 (15.52%) React
5 169 (12.26%) Node.js
6 107 (7.76%) .NET
7 85 (6.16%) Vue.js
8 57 (4.13%) FIX Protocol
9 51 (3.70%) Spring
10 34 (2.47%) Pandas
11 33 (2.39%) Redux
12 32 (2.32%) NumPy
12 32 (2.32%) WCF
13 31 (2.25%) SciPy
14 29 (2.10%) J2SE
15 26 (1.89%) XML
16 22 (1.60%) Hibernate
17 21 (1.52%) Lambda Expressions
17 21 (1.52%) Swagger
18 19 (1.38%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 838 (60.77%) Derivative
2 790 (57.29%) Equities
3 659 (47.79%) Hedge funds
4 573 (41.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 198 (14.36%) Greenfield Project
6 187 (13.56%) Reference Data
7 181 (13.13%) Equity Derivative
8 111 (8.05%) Blog
9 77 (5.58%) Exotic Derivative
10 61 (4.42%) Public Cloud
11 53 (3.84%) Algorithms
12 50 (3.63%) Data Structures
13 39 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (1.89%) OTC Derivatives
15 23 (1.67%) Management Information System
16 18 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
18 13 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
19 12 (0.87%) Credit Derivative
20 11 (0.80%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 100 (7.25%) Linux
2 82 (5.95%) Unix
3 56 (4.06%) Windows
4 7 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.15%) Android
5 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.073%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.073%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 847 (61.42%) Asset Management
2 697 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
3 666 (48.30%) Investment Management
4 503 (36.48%) Software Engineering
5 461 (33.43%) Analytics
6 343 (24.87%) Mentoring
7 299 (21.68%) Decision-Making
8 245 (17.77%) Performance Attribution
9 227 (16.46%) Data Analytics
9 227 (16.46%) Microservices
9 227 (16.46%) Portfolio Management
10 224 (16.24%) Artificial Intelligence
11 206 (14.94%) Business Analysis
12 183 (13.27%) Migration
13 170 (12.33%) Open Source
14 165 (11.97%) Machine Learning
14 165 (11.97%) Performance Management
15 152 (11.02%) DevOps
16 138 (10.01%) Computer Science
17 115 (8.34%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 728 (52.79%) Python
2 685 (49.67%) Java
3 492 (35.68%) SQL
4 441 (31.98%) JavaScript
5 314 (22.77%) R
6 307 (22.26%) C++
7 294 (21.32%) C#
8 131 (9.50%) Kotlin
9 35 (2.54%) Java 8
10 32 (2.32%) Bash Shell
11 29 (2.10%) Ruby
12 27 (1.96%) Perl
13 26 (1.89%) VBA
14 22 (1.60%) MATLAB
15 21 (1.52%) Shell Script
16 14 (1.02%) Bourne shell
16 14 (1.02%) Korn
17 9 (0.65%) PHP
18 6 (0.44%) Haskell
18 6 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 111 (8.05%) Degree
2 33 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.23%) Master's Degree
3 17 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (0.94%) CFA
5 9 (0.65%) CIMA
6 6 (0.44%) PhD
7 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.15%) PMP
8 1 (0.073%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.28%) Data Quality
2 27 (1.96%) QA
3 6 (0.44%) MiFID
4 4 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.22%) EMIR
5 3 (0.22%) PMO
5 3 (0.22%) UCITS
6 2 (0.15%) Basel III
7 1 (0.073%) FATCA
7 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.073%) NIST
7 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 158 (11.46%) Docker
2 9 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.15%) HDFS
5 1 (0.073%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 102 (7.40%) Kubernetes
2 78 (5.66%) Terraform
3 10 (0.73%) Ansible
4 5 (0.36%) Puppet
5 4 (0.29%) Packer
6 3 (0.22%) Control-M
6 3 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.22%) Nagios
6 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.15%) Salt
7 2 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.073%) Icinga
8 1 (0.073%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 314 (22.77%) Bloomberg
2 156 (11.31%) Charles River
3 153 (11.09%) Google
4 119 (8.63%) SimCorp
5 95 (6.89%) Calypso
6 89 (6.45%) Reuters
7 61 (4.42%) Oracle
8 60 (4.35%) Fidessa
9 57 (4.13%) ION Trading
10 37 (2.68%) FIS
11 36 (2.61%) Eze Castle Integration
12 35 (2.54%) Eze Software Group
13 33 (2.39%) Linedata
14 26 (1.89%) Murex
15 21 (1.52%) Microsoft
16 19 (1.38%) Tradeweb
17 18 (1.31%) Cisco
18 16 (1.16%) GoldenSource
19 14 (1.02%) FXall
19 14 (1.02%) MarketAxess