Period
to 30 November 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 30 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
England > London
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 264 82 125
Rank change year-on-year -182 +43 +90
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 694 828 1,441
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.34% 3.82% 2.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.04% 9.71% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 638 773 1,243
10th Percentile £67,850 £71,250 £58,750
25th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +33.33%
75th Percentile £132,500 £128,750 £127,500
90th Percentile £143,750 £142,500 £143,750
England median annual salary £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +33.33%

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 22,865 8,523 20,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.24% 39.36% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14,054 7,265 16,366
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +1.85%

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 30 November 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 30 November 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 -29 76 £93,750 +10.29% 22
East London - 2 £100,000 - 6
Fixed Income
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 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.

1 503 (72.48%) Finance
2 477 (68.73%) Front Office
3 440 (63.40%) Python
4 401 (57.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 388 (55.91%) Equities
6 370 (53.31%) Derivative
7 365 (52.59%) Asset Management
8 356 (51.30%) Software Engineering
9 348 (50.14%) AWS
10 332 (47.84%) Java
11 325 (46.83%) Hedge funds
12 313 (45.10%) JavaScript
13 308 (44.38%) React
14 280 (40.35%) Web Services
15 275 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
16 263 (37.90%) Investment Management
17 250 (36.02%) Full Stack Development
18 226 (32.56%) TypeScript
19 219 (31.56%) SQL
20 169 (24.35%) Azure
21 168 (24.21%) Banking
22 161 (23.20%) AngularJS
23 160 (23.05%) Analytics
24 154 (22.19%) GCP
25 146 (21.04%) Docker
26 137 (19.74%) Vue.js
27 133 (19.16%) Kotlin
28 129 (18.59%) Terraform
29 122 (17.58%) Scala
30 116 (16.71%) Kubernetes

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 93 (13.40%) Apache
2 34 (4.90%) Apache Airflow
3 20 (2.88%) Confluence
4 9 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.14%) Jetty
6 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
2 10 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (0.43%) Eikon
3 2 (0.29%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.14%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.14%) Minerva
4 1 (0.14%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 348 (50.14%) AWS
2 169 (24.35%) Azure
3 154 (22.19%) GCP
4 111 (15.99%) Amazon EC2
4 111 (15.99%) Amazon S3
5 105 (15.13%) AWS Lambda
5 105 (15.13%) Serverless
6 13 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (0.72%) PaaS
9 4 (0.58%) Azure App Service
9 4 (0.58%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.58%) Power Platform
10 3 (0.43%) Snowflake
11 2 (0.29%) SaaS
11 2 (0.29%) Slack
12 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft 365
12 1 (0.14%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.72%) HTTP
2 4 (0.58%) FIX Connectivity
3 2 (0.29%) Firewall
3 2 (0.29%) LAN
3 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.29%) WAN
3 2 (0.29%) WebEx
4 1 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (13.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 93 (13.40%) Apache Ignite
2 40 (5.76%) Amazon Athena
3 28 (4.03%) Amazon Aurora
4 22 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.45%) SQL Server
6 12 (1.73%) Data Mart
6 12 (1.73%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.73%) Redis
7 10 (1.44%) KDB
7 10 (1.44%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (0.86%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.72%) Data Lake
10 4 (0.58%) Big Data
10 4 (0.58%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.58%) Power BI
10 4 (0.58%) QlikView
11 3 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 47 (6.77%) JIRA
2 15 (2.16%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.73%) GitLab
4 11 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
5 10 (1.44%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.30%) Bitbucket
7 7 (1.01%) Selenium
8 4 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.58%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.58%) JUnit
8 4 (0.58%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.43%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.29%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.14%) Gradle
11 1 (0.14%) Moq
11 1 (0.14%) NUnit
11 1 (0.14%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 503 (72.48%) Finance
2 477 (68.73%) Front Office
3 168 (24.21%) Banking
4 83 (11.96%) Investment Banking
5 75 (10.81%) Social Skills
6 34 (4.90%) Back Office
7 21 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (2.88%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.86%) Presentation Skills
10 5 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 3 (0.43%) Legal
12 3 (0.43%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (0.43%) Prime Brokerage
13 2 (0.29%) Law
13 2 (0.29%) Marketing
14 1 (0.14%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 463 (66.71%) Developer
2 255 (36.74%) Software Engineer
3 249 (35.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 180 (25.94%) Python Developer
5 136 (19.60%) Python Engineer
6 130 (18.73%) Python Software Engineer
7 120 (17.29%) Java Developer
8 109 (15.71%) Lead Developer
9 96 (13.83%) AWS Developer
10 94 (13.54%) React Developer
11 93 (13.40%) Analyst
12 87 (12.54%) Lead Software Developer
12 87 (12.54%) Lead Software Engineer
13 84 (12.10%) Senior Developer
14 72 (10.37%) UI Developer
15 70 (10.09%) AWS Engineer
16 69 (9.94%) Software Manager
17 68 (9.80%) UI Engineer
18 67 (9.65%) Software Asset Manager
19 64 (9.22%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (44.38%) React
2 280 (40.35%) Web Services
3 161 (23.20%) AngularJS
4 137 (19.74%) Vue.js
5 98 (14.12%) Node.js
6 41 (5.91%) .NET
6 41 (5.91%) FIX Protocol
7 27 (3.89%) Spring
8 25 (3.60%) Protocol Buffers
9 24 (3.46%) gRPC
10 23 (3.31%) ASP.NET
11 20 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (2.88%) Kafka
11 20 (2.88%) Pandas
11 20 (2.88%) SciPy
11 20 (2.88%) Swing
12 19 (2.74%) .NET Core
12 19 (2.74%) GraphQL
13 15 (2.16%) ASP.NET Core
13 15 (2.16%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 401 (57.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 388 (55.91%) Equities
3 370 (53.31%) Derivative
4 325 (46.83%) Hedge funds
5 69 (9.94%) User Experience
6 60 (8.65%) Credit Derivative
7 26 (3.75%) Credit Risk
7 26 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (3.03%) Algorithms
8 21 (3.03%) Market Risk
9 16 (2.31%) Data Structures
10 14 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
11 13 (1.87%) Legacy Systems
12 11 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.44%) OTC Derivatives
14 9 (1.30%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.86%) Reference Data
15 6 (0.86%) SWIFT
16 4 (0.58%) Client/Server
16 4 (0.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 52 (7.49%) Linux
2 38 (5.48%) Unix
3 20 (2.88%) Windows
4 6 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (52.59%) Asset Management
2 356 (51.30%) Software Engineering
3 275 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
4 263 (37.90%) Investment Management
5 250 (36.02%) Full Stack Development
6 160 (23.05%) Analytics
7 102 (14.70%) Front End Development
8 99 (14.27%) DevOps
9 83 (11.96%) Portfolio Management
10 66 (9.51%) Fintech
11 65 (9.37%) SDLC
12 55 (7.93%) Cryptocurrency
13 54 (7.78%) Electronic Trading
14 47 (6.77%) Migration
15 44 (6.34%) Microservices
15 44 (6.34%) Performance Attribution
16 42 (6.05%) Mathematics
16 42 (6.05%) Multithreading
17 41 (5.91%) Data Analytics
18 38 (5.48%) Backtesting
Programming Languages
1 440 (63.40%) Python
2 332 (47.84%) Java
3 313 (45.10%) JavaScript
4 226 (32.56%) TypeScript
5 219 (31.56%) SQL
6 133 (19.16%) Kotlin
7 122 (17.58%) Scala
8 104 (14.99%) C#
9 100 (14.41%) Clojure
10 94 (13.54%) C++
11 38 (5.48%) R
12 20 (2.88%) C
13 13 (1.87%) Perl
14 11 (1.59%) Groovy
15 9 (1.30%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.30%) VB
16 8 (1.15%) VBScript
17 6 (0.86%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.86%) VBA
18 5 (0.72%) Go
Qualifications
1 24 (3.46%) Degree
2 19 (2.74%) PhD
3 6 (0.86%) CHECK Team Member
3 6 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.29%) CFA
4 2 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.14%) OCP
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (11.24%) QA
2 7 (1.01%) MiFID
3 4 (0.58%) EMIR
3 4 (0.58%) IFRS
3 4 (0.58%) IFRS 9
4 3 (0.43%) AIFMD
4 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.14%) FATCA
5 1 (0.14%) PMO
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 146 (21.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 129 (18.59%) Terraform
2 116 (16.71%) Kubernetes
3 10 (1.44%) Ansible
4 4 (0.58%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.14%) Oozie
5 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (6.77%) Oracle
2 26 (3.75%) Bloomberg
3 23 (3.31%) Microsoft
4 17 (2.45%) Charles River
5 15 (2.16%) BISAM
5 15 (2.16%) SimCorp
6 14 (2.02%) Murex
7 13 (1.87%) Solace
8 9 (1.30%) ION Trading
9 7 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.86%) Sybase
10 6 (0.86%) Trayport
11 5 (0.72%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.72%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.58%) Google
12 4 (0.58%) HP
12 4 (0.58%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.43%) Calypso
13 3 (0.43%) Foundry
13 3 (0.43%) Palantir