Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 245 192
Rank change year-on-year +31 -53 +16
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,121 963 1,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.59% 1.36% 1.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 2.96% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 682 725 1,176
London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £110,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 33,945 32,501 40,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.28% 45.98% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25,870 27,472 33,863
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +1.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,475 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +7.61%

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 January 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 19 January 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 -20 189 £82,500 +3.13% 23
East London -3 2 £90,000 -12.20% 1
West London +12 1 £57,500 -36.11%
South London - 1 £69,841 -
Fixed Income
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 766 (68.33%) Finance
2 588 (52.45%) Banking
3 514 (45.85%) Equities
4 441 (39.34%) Front Office
5 430 (38.36%) Investment Banking
6 418 (37.29%) SQL
7 399 (35.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 372 (33.18%) Java
9 364 (32.47%) Asset Management
10 347 (30.95%) Derivative
11 317 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
12 208 (18.55%) Wealth Management
13 207 (18.47%) Unix
14 200 (17.84%) Retail Banking
15 196 (17.48%) Degree
16 191 (17.04%) Linux
17 162 (14.45%) C#
18 152 (13.56%) Oracle
19 151 (13.47%) Python
20 146 (13.02%) Investment Management
21 136 (12.13%) Electronic Trading
22 129 (11.51%) Multithreading
23 120 (10.70%) OO
24 119 (10.62%) SQL Server
25 118 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
26 116 (10.35%) Computer Science
27 112 (9.99%) Business Analysis
27 112 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
28 108 (9.63%) C++
29 101 (9.01%) Fund Management

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 33 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 15 (1.34%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.25%) Apache
4 9 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (0.36%) Confluence
5 4 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.36%) JBoss
5 4 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.27%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.18%) MTS
8 1 (0.089%) GemFire
8 1 (0.089%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.089%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (2.85%) ION MarketView
1 32 (2.85%) thinkFolio
2 30 (2.68%) Actimize
3 10 (0.89%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 7 (0.62%) LatentZero
5 5 (0.45%) Bloomberg AIM
6 3 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.27%) Summit
7 2 (0.18%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.18%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.18%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.18%) Tradar
8 1 (0.089%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.089%) LongView
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.089%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 68 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.89%) SaaS
4 6 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.36%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.36%) Slack
5 4 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.089%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.59%) WAN
2 25 (2.23%) LAN
3 14 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.07%) Firewall
5 6 (0.54%) VPN
6 4 (0.36%) BGP
6 4 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.36%) EIGRP
6 4 (0.36%) FIX Connectivity
6 4 (0.36%) IPsec
6 4 (0.36%) MPLS
6 4 (0.36%) Multicast
6 4 (0.36%) NAS
6 4 (0.36%) NetScaler
6 4 (0.36%) OSPF
6 4 (0.36%) SAN
6 4 (0.36%) tcpdump
6 4 (0.36%) Wireless
6 4 (0.36%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 47 (4.19%) Blockchain
4 37 (3.30%) Big Data
5 30 (2.68%) KDB
6 23 (2.05%) Oracle Database
7 21 (1.87%) Kdb+
8 19 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 19 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (0.89%) Apache Hive
11 10 (0.89%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.62%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.62%) Sybase ASE
13 6 (0.54%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (4.01%) Jenkins
2 44 (3.93%) JIRA
3 36 (3.21%) Git (software)
4 16 (1.43%) Artifactory
5 11 (0.98%) Maven
6 9 (0.80%) Mockito
7 8 (0.71%) GoogleTest
7 8 (0.71%) Selenium
8 7 (0.62%) Protractor
9 6 (0.54%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.54%) Subversion
10 5 (0.45%) Ant
10 5 (0.45%) Gradle
10 5 (0.45%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.36%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.36%) GitLab
11 4 (0.36%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.36%) JUnit
11 4 (0.36%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 766 (68.33%) Finance
2 588 (52.45%) Banking
3 441 (39.34%) Front Office
4 430 (38.36%) Investment Banking
5 200 (17.84%) Retail Banking
6 63 (5.62%) Financial Institution
7 60 (5.35%) Back Office
8 51 (4.55%) Legal
9 26 (2.32%) Games
10 19 (1.69%) Marketing
11 15 (1.34%) Retail
12 11 (0.98%) Advertising
13 5 (0.45%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.27%) French Language
15 1 (0.089%) International Banking
15 1 (0.089%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 417 (37.20%) Developer
2 263 (23.46%) Analyst
3 203 (18.11%) Java Developer
4 147 (13.11%) Business Analyst
5 85 (7.58%) Applications Support
6 78 (6.96%) C# Developer
7 61 (5.44%) Lead Developer
8 59 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 54 (4.82%) Banking Analyst
10 53 (4.73%) Front Office Developer
11 49 (4.37%) .NET Developer
12 48 (4.28%) Support Analyst
13 42 (3.75%) Python Developer
14 41 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
15 39 (3.48%) C++ Developer
16 38 (3.39%) Electronic Trading Developer
16 38 (3.39%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
17 34 (3.03%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
18 31 (2.77%) Support Specialist
18 31 (2.77%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
2 92 (8.21%) .NET
3 82 (7.31%) AngularJS
4 77 (6.87%) HTML
5 74 (6.60%) HTML5
6 65 (5.80%) React
7 59 (5.26%) WPF
8 50 (4.46%) Node.js
9 42 (3.75%) WCF
10 40 (3.57%) XML
11 39 (3.48%) REST
11 39 (3.48%) Spring
12 36 (3.21%) Angular 2
13 34 (3.03%) RESTful
14 31 (2.77%) ASP.NET
14 31 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (2.77%) Kafka
15 29 (2.59%) CSS
16 24 (2.14%) KnockoutJS
17 23 (2.05%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 514 (45.85%) Equities
2 399 (35.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 347 (30.95%) Derivative
4 116 (10.35%) Computer Science
5 112 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
6 88 (7.85%) Hedge funds
7 86 (7.67%) Fintech
8 70 (6.24%) Algorithms
9 58 (5.17%) Equity Derivative
10 44 (3.93%) Eurex
11 40 (3.57%) OTC Derivatives
12 34 (3.03%) Data Structures
13 33 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
14 32 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
15 26 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
16 22 (1.96%) Management Information System
17 19 (1.69%) Virtual Team
18 18 (1.61%) Market Risk
19 16 (1.43%) Credit Risk
20 15 (1.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 207 (18.47%) Unix
2 191 (17.04%) Linux
3 47 (4.19%) Windows
4 9 (0.80%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.54%) Solaris
6 3 (0.27%) Android
6 3 (0.27%) VMS
6 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.18%) openSUSE
7 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.18%) SUSE
7 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.089%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (32.47%) Asset Management
2 317 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (18.55%) Wealth Management
4 146 (13.02%) Investment Management
5 136 (12.13%) Electronic Trading
6 129 (11.51%) Multithreading
7 120 (10.70%) OO
8 112 (9.99%) Business Analysis
9 101 (9.01%) Fund Management
9 101 (9.01%) SDLC
10 86 (7.67%) Analytics
11 85 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
12 80 (7.14%) Mathematics
13 76 (6.78%) Test Automation
14 75 (6.69%) Change Management
15 74 (6.60%) Low Latency
16 72 (6.42%) OOP
17 71 (6.33%) Algorithmic Trading
18 70 (6.24%) Risk Management
19 66 (5.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 418 (37.29%) SQL
2 372 (33.18%) Java
3 162 (14.45%) C#
4 151 (13.47%) Python
5 108 (9.63%) C++
6 100 (8.92%) JavaScript
7 64 (5.71%) VBA
8 42 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 39 (3.48%) Perl
10 34 (3.03%) Bash Shell
11 31 (2.77%) Scala
12 21 (1.87%) C
13 18 (1.61%) TypeScript
14 17 (1.52%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.52%) T-SQL
15 15 (1.34%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.07%) XAML
17 7 (0.62%) MATLAB
17 7 (0.62%) R
18 5 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 196 (17.48%) Degree
2 34 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.43%) CFA
4 14 (1.25%) PhD
5 13 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (0.80%) CIMA
7 7 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.45%) CISSP
8 5 (0.45%) ISEB
9 4 (0.36%) CCIE
9 4 (0.36%) CCNP
9 4 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.18%) CISA
12 1 (0.089%) CISM
12 1 (0.089%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.089%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (7.58%) QA
2 69 (6.16%) MiFID
3 9 (0.80%) EMIR
4 7 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.62%) SLA
5 4 (0.36%) PMO
6 1 (0.089%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.089%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (0.54%) GridGain
2 3 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.18%) Docker
3 2 (0.18%) HDFS
3 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (1.78%) Control-M
2 10 (0.89%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.36%) Ansible
4 3 (0.27%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.27%) Graphite
4 3 (0.27%) Nagios
4 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.27%) Puppet
5 2 (0.18%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.18%) Grafana
5 2 (0.18%) Salt
6 1 (0.089%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.089%) SCCM
Vendors
1 152 (13.56%) Oracle
2 99 (8.83%) ION Trading
3 89 (7.94%) Bloomberg
4 71 (6.33%) Sybase
5 66 (5.89%) Murex
6 53 (4.73%) Microsoft
7 46 (4.10%) Charles River
8 36 (3.21%) TIBCO
9 33 (2.94%) Fidessa
10 14 (1.25%) DevExpress
10 14 (1.25%) Google
11 13 (1.16%) Tradeweb
12 11 (0.98%) Solace
13 9 (0.80%) Citrix
14 8 (0.71%) Alias
15 7 (0.62%) FXall
16 6 (0.54%) Cisco
16 6 (0.54%) Reuters
17 5 (0.45%) Cadence
18 4 (0.36%) CheckPoint