Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 222 112 185
Rank change year-on-year -110 +73 +21
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 756 872 1,127
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.68% 2.96% 1.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 7.58% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 651 783 935
10th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £53,750
25th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £105,000 £107,500 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.33% +30.30% +13.79%
75th Percentile £122,500 £133,750 £115,000
90th Percentile £138,750 £143,750 £125,000
England median annual salary £102,500 £107,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year -4.65% +30.30% +13.79%

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 19,616 11,502 21,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.55% 39.09% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11,614 9,238 17,124
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £115,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,361 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.60% +4.29% +4.76%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -10 75 £105,000 +13.51% 25
Fixed Income
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 536 (70.90%) Finance
2 525 (69.44%) Front Office
3 430 (56.88%) Equities
4 415 (54.89%) Python
5 402 (53.17%) Derivative
6 401 (53.04%) Java
7 395 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
8 376 (49.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 360 (47.62%) AWS
10 357 (47.22%) Asset Management
11 349 (46.16%) Software Engineering
12 345 (45.63%) JavaScript
13 340 (44.97%) Hedge funds
14 322 (42.59%) React
15 288 (38.10%) Investment Management
16 245 (32.41%) Web Services
17 221 (29.23%) AngularJS
18 206 (27.25%) SQL
19 205 (27.12%) Banking
20 194 (25.66%) Azure
21 192 (25.40%) Analytics
22 182 (24.07%) Vue.js
23 180 (23.81%) GCP
24 147 (19.44%) Kotlin
25 145 (19.18%) C#
26 137 (18.12%) TypeScript
27 135 (17.86%) Scala
28 119 (15.74%) Node.js
29 116 (15.34%) Investment Banking
29 116 (15.34%) C++

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 74 (9.79%) Apache
2 26 (3.44%) Apache Airflow
3 13 (1.72%) Apache Spark
3 13 (1.72%) Confluence
4 2 (0.26%) MTS
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Loan IQ
1 2 (0.26%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.13%) Actimize
2 1 (0.13%) Advent Geneva
2 1 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.13%) Minerva
2 1 (0.13%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.13%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 360 (47.62%) AWS
2 194 (25.66%) Azure
3 180 (23.81%) GCP
4 91 (12.04%) Amazon S3
5 86 (11.38%) Amazon EC2
5 86 (11.38%) Serverless
6 85 (11.24%) AWS Lambda
7 15 (1.98%) SaaS
8 10 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.32%) PaaS
9 3 (0.40%) npm
9 3 (0.40%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.26%) Azure App Service
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.13%) Matillion
11 1 (0.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.98%) TCP/IP
2 6 (0.79%) FIX Connectivity
3 4 (0.53%) HTTP
4 3 (0.40%) Firewall
4 3 (0.40%) LAN
4 3 (0.40%) WAN
5 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.13%) Multicast
5 1 (0.13%) Network Security
5 1 (0.13%) Unicast
5 1 (0.13%) VPN
5 1 (0.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (9.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 73 (9.66%) Apache Ignite
2 39 (5.16%) Relational Database
3 36 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 32 (4.23%) Amazon Athena
5 25 (3.31%) KDB
6 20 (2.65%) Amazon Aurora
7 18 (2.38%) Data Mart
7 18 (2.38%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.32%) Redis
9 9 (1.19%) Big Data
10 8 (1.06%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.79%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.66%) Data Lake
13 5 (0.66%) QlikView
14 4 (0.53%) Blockchain
14 4 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.53%) DB2
14 4 (0.53%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 29 (3.84%) Git (software)
2 28 (3.70%) JIRA
3 11 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.32%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.79%) GitLab
6 5 (0.66%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.40%) Cypress.io
8 3 (0.40%) gulp
8 3 (0.40%) Storybook
8 3 (0.40%) webpack
9 2 (0.26%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.26%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.26%) Maven
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.26%) Subversion
10 1 (0.13%) Ant
10 1 (0.13%) GCC
10 1 (0.13%) GDB
10 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 536 (70.90%) Finance
2 525 (69.44%) Front Office
3 205 (27.12%) Banking
4 116 (15.34%) Investment Banking
5 83 (10.98%) Social Skills
6 27 (3.57%) Back Office
7 19 (2.51%) Financial Institution
8 18 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (1.98%) Law
10 7 (0.93%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (0.66%) Legal
11 5 (0.66%) Marketing
12 4 (0.53%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (0.53%) Retail
13 2 (0.26%) Games
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.13%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 520 (68.78%) Developer
2 167 (22.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 167 (22.09%) Software Engineer
3 166 (21.96%) Python Developer
4 126 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
5 123 (16.27%) Java Developer
6 105 (13.89%) Analyst
6 105 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 93 (12.30%) Python Engineer
8 88 (11.64%) AWS Developer
9 87 (11.51%) Python Software Engineer
10 80 (10.58%) React Developer
11 78 (10.32%) Lead Developer
12 59 (7.80%) AWS Engineer
12 59 (7.80%) AWS Software Engineer
13 54 (7.14%) .NET Developer
14 51 (6.75%) .NET Software Developer
14 51 (6.75%) .NET Software Engineer
15 47 (6.22%) JavaScript Engineer
16 42 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (42.59%) React
2 245 (32.41%) Web Services
3 221 (29.23%) AngularJS
4 182 (24.07%) Vue.js
5 119 (15.74%) Node.js
6 74 (9.79%) .NET
7 54 (7.14%) GraphQL
8 53 (7.01%) ASP.NET
9 52 (6.88%) .NET Core
9 52 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 51 (6.75%) ASP.NET Core
11 41 (5.42%) FIX Protocol
12 34 (4.50%) Middleware
12 34 (4.50%) Shiny
13 29 (3.84%) HTML
14 22 (2.91%) Express
14 22 (2.91%) NumPy
15 21 (2.78%) XML
16 20 (2.65%) SciPy
17 19 (2.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 430 (56.88%) Equities
2 402 (53.17%) Derivative
3 376 (49.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 340 (44.97%) Hedge funds
5 92 (12.17%) Greenfield Project
6 63 (8.33%) Market Risk
7 54 (7.14%) Credit Risk
8 47 (6.22%) Legacy Systems
9 25 (3.31%) Algorithms
10 17 (2.25%) Data Structures
10 17 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.32%) User Experience
11 10 (1.32%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.19%) Reference Data
13 8 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (1.06%) OTC Derivatives
14 7 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
15 6 (0.79%) Clustering
16 5 (0.66%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 89 (11.77%) Linux
2 49 (6.48%) Unix
3 33 (4.37%) Windows
4 5 (0.66%) CentOS
5 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.13%) Solaris
6 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (47.22%) Asset Management
3 349 (46.16%) Software Engineering
4 288 (38.10%) Investment Management
5 192 (25.40%) Analytics
6 90 (11.90%) Migration
7 88 (11.64%) Electronic Trading
8 86 (11.38%) Fintech
9 75 (9.92%) Microservices
10 63 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
11 61 (8.07%) SDLC
12 60 (7.94%) Machine Learning
13 58 (7.67%) Portfolio Management
14 54 (7.14%) Risk Analytics
15 52 (6.88%) Artificial Intelligence
16 51 (6.75%) Multithreading
17 48 (6.35%) Risk Management
18 44 (5.82%) Order Management
19 42 (5.56%) TDD
20 39 (5.16%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 415 (54.89%) Python
2 401 (53.04%) Java
3 345 (45.63%) JavaScript
4 206 (27.25%) SQL
5 147 (19.44%) Kotlin
6 145 (19.18%) C#
7 137 (18.12%) TypeScript
8 135 (17.86%) Scala
9 116 (15.34%) C++
10 79 (10.45%) Clojure
11 64 (8.47%) R
12 14 (1.85%) VBA
13 12 (1.59%) Perl
14 11 (1.46%) C
14 11 (1.46%) Groovy
14 11 (1.46%) Java 8
15 9 (1.19%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.66%) Go
17 4 (0.53%) Erlang
18 3 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (3.17%) Degree
2 11 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (1.46%) PhD
3 5 (0.66%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.40%) CFA
5 1 (0.13%) CEH
5 1 (0.13%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (0.13%) CISSP
5 1 (0.13%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.13%) OSCP
5 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.67%) QA
2 7 (0.93%) MiFID
3 4 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) EMIR
5 1 (0.13%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.13%) FATCA
5 1 (0.13%) GLBA
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.13%) UCITS
System Software
1 72 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) GridGain
2 1 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 62 (8.20%) Kubernetes
2 31 (4.10%) Terraform
3 5 (0.66%) Ansible
4 4 (0.53%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.26%) Oozie
6 1 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (5.03%) Oracle
2 34 (4.50%) Bloomberg
3 21 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 20 (2.65%) Murex
5 14 (1.85%) Charles River
5 14 (1.85%) ION Trading
6 13 (1.72%) Google
6 13 (1.72%) Instagram
7 12 (1.59%) Solace
8 7 (0.93%) Tradeweb
9 6 (0.79%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.79%) SimCorp
10 5 (0.66%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.66%) Sybase
11 4 (0.53%) Sun
12 3 (0.40%) Foundry
12 3 (0.40%) Palantir
12 3 (0.40%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.26%) Cloudera