Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 226 229
Rank change year-on-year +47 +3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,156 1,100 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.98% 1.59% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.37% 3.46% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 920 792 731
London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,625 £47,500
90th Percentile £118,750 £112,500 £112,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year - -3.33% +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 26,458 31,751 30,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.41% 46.00% 44.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20,983 24,907 24,801
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 -20 140 £77,500 +3.33% 7
East London +23 2 £70,000 - 1
Fixed Income
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 757 (65.48%) Finance
2 741 (64.10%) Derivative
3 656 (56.75%) Front Office
4 649 (56.14%) Equities
5 614 (53.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 600 (51.90%) Asset Management
7 581 (50.26%) Banking
8 551 (47.66%) SQL
9 532 (46.02%) Java
10 433 (37.46%) Investment Management
11 430 (37.20%) C#
12 427 (36.94%) Hedge funds
13 391 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
14 373 (32.27%) Software Engineering
15 350 (30.28%) Oracle
16 301 (26.04%) Python
17 243 (21.02%) Computer Science
18 232 (20.07%) .NET
19 229 (19.81%) Degree
20 228 (19.72%) AngularJS
21 222 (19.20%) Investment Banking
22 217 (18.77%) FIX Protocol
23 215 (18.60%) thinkFolio
24 214 (18.51%) XML
25 209 (18.08%) Portfolio Management
26 198 (17.13%) C++
27 187 (16.18%) Workflow
27 187 (16.18%) Charles River
28 180 (15.57%) Oracle Workflow
29 176 (15.22%) SQL Server

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
1 180 (15.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 46 (3.98%) Apache
3 44 (3.81%) Tomcat
4 22 (1.90%) Jupyter
5 7 (0.61%) Confluence
6 5 (0.43%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.43%) GemFire
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.17%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.17%) WildFly
9 1 (0.087%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 21 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 215 (18.60%) thinkFolio
2 68 (5.88%) Markit EDM
3 59 (5.10%) Front Arena
4 57 (4.93%) Temenos T24
5 13 (1.12%) Eze OMS
6 12 (1.04%) LatentZero
7 7 (0.61%) Eagle PACE
8 6 (0.52%) LongView
8 6 (0.52%) SimCorp Dimension
9 4 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.35%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.17%) Bloomberg AIM
10 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
11 1 (0.087%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 139 (12.02%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (6.14%) GitHub
3 54 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (3.81%) SaaS
5 30 (2.60%) PaaS
6 27 (2.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (1.56%) Amazon S3
8 14 (1.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (0.61%) IaaS
9 7 (0.61%) Office 365
10 4 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.35%) Serverless
11 1 (0.087%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.087%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.087%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 67 (5.80%) FIX Connectivity
2 14 (1.21%) Firewall
3 13 (1.12%) WAN
4 9 (0.78%) Ethernet
4 9 (0.78%) HTTP
5 7 (0.61%) LAN
5 7 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.26%) IPsec
7 1 (0.087%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.55%) Crystal Reports
3 27 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 24 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
5 20 (1.73%) MySQL
5 20 (1.73%) Oracle Database
5 20 (1.73%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (0.87%) Redis
9 7 (0.61%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.61%) RDBMS
10 6 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (0.52%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.52%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (0.43%) Kdb+
11 5 (0.43%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 31 (2.68%) Git (software)
2 30 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (1.99%) Jenkins
4 20 (1.73%) JIRA
5 15 (1.30%) Maven
6 13 (1.12%) Hudson
7 12 (1.04%) Gradle
7 12 (1.04%) JUnit
8 9 (0.78%) Subversion
8 9 (0.78%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.61%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.52%) Artifactory
10 6 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.43%) Bitbucket Server
12 4 (0.35%) Ant
12 4 (0.35%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.35%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.26%) Mockito
General
1 757 (65.48%) Finance
2 656 (56.75%) Front Office
3 581 (50.26%) Banking
4 222 (19.20%) Investment Banking
5 84 (7.27%) Games
6 76 (6.57%) Back Office
7 50 (4.33%) French Language
7 50 (4.33%) German Language
7 50 (4.33%) Italian Language
7 50 (4.33%) Spanish Language
8 32 (2.77%) Financial Institution
9 20 (1.73%) Legal
10 6 (0.52%) Dutch Language
10 6 (0.52%) Retail
11 5 (0.43%) Marketing
12 3 (0.26%) Publishing
13 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.087%) Advertising
14 1 (0.087%) Law
14 1 (0.087%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 421 (36.42%) Developer
2 210 (18.17%) Analyst
3 196 (16.96%) Java Developer
4 152 (13.15%) Business Analyst
5 120 (10.38%) C# Developer
6 118 (10.21%) Consultant
7 112 (9.69%) Applications Support
8 96 (8.30%) Support Engineer
9 92 (7.96%) Software Engineer
10 76 (6.57%) SQL Developer
11 70 (6.06%) Architect
12 69 (5.97%) Implementation Consultant
13 68 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
14 67 (5.80%) Applications Support Engineer
15 64 (5.54%) Java Consultant
16 63 (5.45%) Front Office Developer
17 61 (5.28%) Lead Architect
18 56 (4.84%) .NET Developer
19 49 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
20 48 (4.15%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (20.07%) .NET
2 228 (19.72%) AngularJS
3 217 (18.77%) FIX Protocol
4 214 (18.51%) XML
5 172 (14.88%) React
6 123 (10.64%) J2EE
7 121 (10.47%) Web Services
8 99 (8.56%) Node.js
9 88 (7.61%) WPF
10 83 (7.18%) ASP.NET
11 74 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 70 (6.06%) Vue.js
13 64 (5.54%) REST
14 57 (4.93%) HTML
15 50 (4.33%) WCF
16 43 (3.72%) HTML5
16 43 (3.72%) J2SE
17 34 (2.94%) Spring
18 27 (2.34%) CSS
19 26 (2.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 741 (64.10%) Derivative
2 649 (56.14%) Equities
3 614 (53.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 427 (36.94%) Hedge funds
5 95 (8.22%) OTC Derivatives
6 94 (8.13%) Greenfield Project
7 92 (7.96%) Management Information System
8 67 (5.80%) Fintech
9 57 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
10 53 (4.58%) Data Structures
11 49 (4.24%) Algorithms
12 48 (4.15%) Equity Derivative
13 35 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
14 26 (2.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 24 (2.08%) Virtual Team
16 23 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
17 22 (1.90%) Cloud Native
18 21 (1.82%) Market Risk
19 16 (1.38%) Blog
20 15 (1.30%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 168 (14.53%) Unix
2 125 (10.81%) Linux
3 66 (5.71%) Windows
4 16 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.30%) Solaris
6 10 (0.87%) CentOS
6 10 (0.87%) Fedora
7 9 (0.78%) Windows NT
8 6 (0.52%) AIX
8 6 (0.52%) HPUX
9 4 (0.35%) SUSE
9 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.087%) Android
10 1 (0.087%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.087%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (51.90%) Asset Management
2 433 (37.46%) Investment Management
3 391 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
4 373 (32.27%) Software Engineering
5 243 (21.02%) Computer Science
6 209 (18.08%) Portfolio Management
7 187 (16.18%) Workflow
8 176 (15.22%) Wealth Management
9 137 (11.85%) Mentoring
10 125 (10.81%) Fund Management
11 120 (10.38%) Business Analysis
12 98 (8.48%) Microservices
13 95 (8.22%) Change Management
13 95 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 95 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
14 91 (7.87%) Electronic Trading
15 89 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
15 89 (7.70%) Mathematics
15 89 (7.70%) User Stories
16 88 (7.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 551 (47.66%) SQL
2 532 (46.02%) Java
3 430 (37.20%) C#
4 301 (26.04%) Python
5 198 (17.13%) C++
6 137 (11.85%) JavaScript
7 116 (10.03%) Perl
8 81 (7.01%) PL/SQL
9 72 (6.23%) Bash Shell
10 54 (4.67%) R
11 43 (3.72%) Ruby
12 34 (2.94%) Shell Script
13 24 (2.08%) Java 8
13 24 (2.08%) VBA
14 18 (1.56%) T-SQL
15 17 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.21%) Bourne shell
16 14 (1.21%) Korn
16 14 (1.21%) Scala
17 12 (1.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 229 (19.81%) Degree
2 28 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.64%) SAFe Agilist
4 11 (0.95%) Master's Degree
5 6 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.26%) CEH
7 3 (0.26%) CISA
7 3 (0.26%) CISM
7 3 (0.26%) CISSP
8 1 (0.087%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.087%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (12.37%) QA
2 23 (1.99%) EMIR
2 23 (1.99%) MiFID
3 22 (1.90%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.26%) ISAE 3402
4 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 127 (10.99%) Docker
2 1 (0.087%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.087%) HDFS
2 1 (0.087%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (3.20%) Icinga
1 37 (3.20%) Nagios
1 37 (3.20%) ZABBIX
2 24 (2.08%) Kubernetes
2 24 (2.08%) Terraform
3 9 (0.78%) Ansible
4 6 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.43%) Control-M
6 2 (0.17%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.17%) Puppet
7 1 (0.087%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.087%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 350 (30.28%) Oracle
2 187 (16.18%) Charles River
3 140 (12.11%) Bloomberg
4 121 (10.47%) Reuters
5 86 (7.44%) Calypso
6 67 (5.80%) SimCorp
7 51 (4.41%) Tradeweb
8 50 (4.33%) FXall
8 50 (4.33%) ION Trading
8 50 (4.33%) MarketAxess
9 44 (3.81%) Eze Software Group
10 39 (3.37%) DevExpress
11 37 (3.20%) SolarWinds
12 23 (1.99%) Fidessa
12 23 (1.99%) TIBCO
13 20 (1.73%) Google
13 20 (1.73%) Rackspace
14 16 (1.38%) Microsoft
15 15 (1.30%) Sybase
16 13 (1.12%) Solace