Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fixed Income
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 221 251
Rank change year-on-year +28 +30 -57
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 1,149 1,127 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.83% 1.60% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.99% 3.43% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 898 679 722
London median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £117,500 £115,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +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 28,824 32,810 31,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.79% 46.67% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22,783 24,980 26,527
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +3.54%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +19 191 £70,000 -16.42% 20
East London +23 9 £62,500 -30.56% 1
Fixed Income
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 749 (65.19%) Finance
2 701 (61.01%) Equities
3 649 (56.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 604 (52.57%) Derivative
5 583 (50.74%) Banking
5 583 (50.74%) Front Office
6 553 (48.13%) SQL
7 495 (43.08%) Java
8 482 (41.95%) Asset Management
9 372 (32.38%) C#
10 343 (29.85%) Hedge funds
11 330 (28.72%) Investment Management
12 308 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
13 306 (26.63%) Python
14 303 (26.37%) Degree
15 277 (24.11%) Software Engineering
16 276 (24.02%) Investment Banking
17 272 (23.67%) Computer Science
18 259 (22.54%) Oracle
19 224 (19.50%) FIX Protocol
20 222 (19.32%) thinkFolio
21 218 (18.97%) .NET
22 201 (17.49%) SQL Server
23 195 (16.97%) Wealth Management
24 183 (15.93%) Charles River
25 173 (15.06%) C++
26 158 (13.75%) Linux
27 151 (13.14%) Unix
28 147 (12.79%) Portfolio Management
29 136 (11.84%) Perl

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 89 (7.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 54 (4.70%) Apache
3 50 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 11 (0.96%) Ethereum
4 11 (0.96%) SmartSockets
5 6 (0.52%) Confluence
6 5 (0.44%) GemFire
7 4 (0.35%) IIS
7 4 (0.35%) Jupyter
8 3 (0.26%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.17%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.087%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.087%) MTS
10 1 (0.087%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.087%) SAS
10 1 (0.087%) WildFly
Applications
1 34 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 222 (19.32%) thinkFolio
2 70 (6.09%) Markit EDM
3 58 (5.05%) Front Arena
4 56 (4.87%) Temenos T24
5 13 (1.13%) Eagle PACE
6 12 (1.04%) LatentZero
7 11 (0.96%) Ripple
8 9 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (0.70%) SunGard GMI
10 5 (0.44%) Bloomberg AIM
10 5 (0.44%) Eze OMS
10 5 (0.44%) LongView
11 3 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
11 3 (0.26%) ION MarketView
12 2 (0.17%) RMDS
12 2 (0.17%) Salerio
13 1 (0.087%) FINCAD Analytics
13 1 (0.087%) Oracle Cash Management
13 1 (0.087%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 108 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (4.79%) SaaS
3 28 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (2.18%) PaaS
5 14 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.44%) npm
7 4 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.35%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.35%) Serverless
8 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.26%) NuGet
8 3 (0.26%) Office 365
9 1 (0.087%) GitHub
9 1 (0.087%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.66%) FIX Connectivity
2 7 (0.61%) Ethernet
2 7 (0.61%) HTTP
2 7 (0.61%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.44%) Firewall
4 3 (0.26%) LAN
4 3 (0.26%) WAN
5 2 (0.17%) DHCP
5 2 (0.17%) DNS
5 2 (0.17%) Internet
6 1 (0.087%) BGP
6 1 (0.087%) OSPF
6 1 (0.087%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (17.49%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.87%) Crystal Reports
2 33 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (2.18%) MS Access
4 20 (1.74%) Relational Database
5 19 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (0.96%) Blockchain
9 10 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.70%) NoSQL
11 7 (0.61%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.52%) KDB
12 6 (0.52%) Kdb+
12 6 (0.52%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.52%) MySQL
13 5 (0.44%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 46 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 46 (4.00%) JIRA
2 42 (3.66%) TeamCity
2 42 (3.66%) Visual Studio
3 40 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (3.05%) Maven
5 26 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
6 24 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
8 19 (1.65%) Artifactory
8 19 (1.65%) JUnit
9 17 (1.48%) Gradle
9 17 (1.48%) MSBuild
10 16 (1.39%) Subversion
11 11 (0.96%) Hudson
12 8 (0.70%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.52%) Robot Framework
13 6 (0.52%) Selenium
14 5 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 749 (65.19%) Finance
2 583 (50.74%) Banking
2 583 (50.74%) Front Office
3 276 (24.02%) Investment Banking
4 90 (7.83%) Games
5 88 (7.66%) Back Office
6 49 (4.26%) French Language
6 49 (4.26%) German Language
6 49 (4.26%) Italian Language
7 48 (4.18%) Spanish Language
8 38 (3.31%) Financial Institution
9 30 (2.61%) Marketing
10 22 (1.91%) Legal
11 15 (1.31%) Publishing
12 8 (0.70%) Advertising
12 8 (0.70%) Retail
13 6 (0.52%) Law
14 1 (0.087%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.087%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.087%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 522 (45.43%) Developer
2 234 (20.37%) Analyst
3 203 (17.67%) Java Developer
4 153 (13.32%) C# Developer
5 151 (13.14%) Business Analyst
6 133 (11.58%) Applications Support
7 109 (9.49%) Support Engineer
8 81 (7.05%) Applications Engineer
9 75 (6.53%) Software Engineer
10 72 (6.27%) Applications Support Engineer
11 69 (6.01%) Senior Developer
11 69 (6.01%) SQL Developer
12 67 (5.83%) .NET Developer
12 67 (5.83%) Support Analyst
13 64 (5.57%) Front Office Developer
14 57 (4.96%) Java Engineer
15 56 (4.87%) Python Developer
16 50 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
17 44 (3.83%) Applications Support Analyst
18 37 (3.22%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (19.50%) FIX Protocol
2 218 (18.97%) .NET
3 133 (11.58%) AngularJS
4 116 (10.10%) WPF
5 115 (10.01%) React
6 114 (9.92%) XML
7 82 (7.14%) J2EE
8 80 (6.96%) WCF
9 76 (6.61%) Web Services
10 75 (6.53%) HTML
11 72 (6.27%) REST
12 68 (5.92%) ASP.NET
13 56 (4.87%) Vue.js
14 44 (3.83%) HTML5
15 39 (3.39%) Spring
16 37 (3.22%) J2SE
17 32 (2.79%) ASP.NET Web API
18 26 (2.26%) .NET Framework
19 24 (2.09%) Middleware
19 24 (2.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 701 (61.01%) Equities
2 649 (56.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 604 (52.57%) Derivative
4 343 (29.85%) Hedge funds
5 100 (8.70%) Management Information System
6 97 (8.44%) Fintech
7 66 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
8 63 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
9 50 (4.35%) Algorithms
10 45 (3.92%) Credit Derivative
10 45 (3.92%) OTC Derivatives
11 44 (3.83%) Data Structures
12 43 (3.74%) Equity Derivative
13 30 (2.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 28 (2.44%) Virtual Team
15 25 (2.18%) Market Risk
16 19 (1.65%) Exotic Derivative
17 14 (1.22%) Credit Risk
17 14 (1.22%) Reference Data
18 11 (0.96%) Litecoin
Operating Systems
1 158 (13.75%) Linux
2 151 (13.14%) Unix
3 106 (9.23%) Windows
4 29 (2.52%) CentOS
4 29 (2.52%) Fedora
5 21 (1.83%) SUSE
5 21 (1.83%) Ubuntu
6 18 (1.57%) Solaris
7 10 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.70%) AIX
8 8 (0.70%) HPUX
8 8 (0.70%) Windows NT
9 4 (0.35%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.087%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (41.95%) Asset Management
2 330 (28.72%) Investment Management
3 308 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
4 277 (24.11%) Software Engineering
5 272 (23.67%) Computer Science
6 195 (16.97%) Wealth Management
7 147 (12.79%) Portfolio Management
8 133 (11.58%) Business Analysis
9 126 (10.97%) Change Management
10 117 (10.18%) Electronic Trading
11 114 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
12 109 (9.49%) Mathematics
13 108 (9.40%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 107 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
15 97 (8.44%) Workflow
16 95 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
17 93 (8.09%) Decision-Making
17 93 (8.09%) User Stories
18 91 (7.92%) Microservices
19 89 (7.75%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 553 (48.13%) SQL
2 495 (43.08%) Java
3 372 (32.38%) C#
4 306 (26.63%) Python
5 173 (15.06%) C++
6 136 (11.84%) Perl
7 88 (7.66%) Bash Shell
8 87 (7.57%) Ruby
9 60 (5.22%) Bourne shell
9 60 (5.22%) Korn
10 55 (4.79%) T-SQL
11 53 (4.61%) JavaScript
12 46 (4.00%) PL/SQL
13 39 (3.39%) Scala
14 38 (3.31%) PowerShell
15 35 (3.05%) VBA
16 31 (2.70%) R
17 26 (2.26%) MATLAB
18 25 (2.18%) Java 8
19 23 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 303 (26.37%) Degree
2 56 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.91%) Master's Degree
4 19 (1.65%) SAFe Agilist
5 11 (0.96%) PhD
6 6 (0.52%) CFA
6 6 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.44%) CIMA
7 5 (0.44%) CISSP
7 5 (0.44%) ISEB
7 5 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.35%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (10.44%) QA
2 36 (3.13%) MiFID
3 18 (1.57%) EMIR
4 8 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.35%) FATCA
7 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.087%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (2.70%) Docker
2 3 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.087%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.087%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.087%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.087%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (1.74%) Nagios
2 19 (1.65%) Ansible
3 18 (1.57%) Icinga
3 18 (1.57%) Kubernetes
3 18 (1.57%) ZABBIX
4 17 (1.48%) Puppet
5 10 (0.87%) Terraform
6 5 (0.44%) Automic
6 5 (0.44%) Control-M
6 5 (0.44%) Dollar Universe
6 5 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.17%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.17%) logstash
7 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.17%) SCCM
8 1 (0.087%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.087%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 259 (22.54%) Oracle
2 183 (15.93%) Charles River
3 84 (7.31%) Bloomberg
4 82 (7.14%) Calypso
5 65 (5.66%) FXall
6 64 (5.57%) Reuters
6 64 (5.57%) Tradeweb
7 60 (5.22%) MarketAxess
8 58 (5.05%) SimCorp
9 45 (3.92%) ION Trading
10 35 (3.05%) Microsoft
10 35 (3.05%) TIBCO
11 34 (2.96%) Eze Software Group
12 29 (2.52%) Red Hat
12 29 (2.52%) Solace
13 18 (1.57%) Fidessa
13 18 (1.57%) SolarWinds
14 15 (1.31%) Adobe
14 15 (1.31%) Google
14 15 (1.31%) Sybase