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The median annual salary for an Electronic Trading Developer was £140,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Trading Developer
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1169 954 732
Rank change year-on-year -215 -222 +342
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronic Trading Developer 47 55 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.048% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.052% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 27
10th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £86,000
25th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £96,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £140,000 £105,000 £120,000
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% -12.50% +20.00%
75th Percentile £157,500 £117,500 £155,000
90th Percentile - - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 154,129 105,398 59,022
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83,523 74,437 48,237
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,200 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% - +5.56%

Electronic Trading Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Electronic Trading Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading Developer in the UK

Electronic Trading Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronic Trading Developer.

Salary trend for Electronic Trading Developer in the UK

Electronic Trading Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronic Trading Developer over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Electronic Trading Developer in the UK

Electronic Trading Developer
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -177 47 £140,000 +33.33% 18
London -188 47 £140,000 +33.33% 18
Work from Home -219 3 £110,000 - 3

Electronic Trading Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, Electronic Trading Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Electronic Trading Developer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 38 (80.85%) Front Office
3 35 (74.47%) Java
4 27 (57.45%) Multithreading
5 26 (55.32%) Banking
5 26 (55.32%) Agile
6 24 (51.06%) Social Skills
7 23 (48.94%) Investment Banking
8 17 (36.17%) Low Latency
9 16 (34.04%) Finance
10 14 (29.79%) Spring Boot
11 13 (27.66%) OOP
12 11 (23.40%) Workflow
12 11 (23.40%) Fixed Income
12 11 (23.40%) Order Management
13 10 (21.28%) Full Stack Development
13 10 (21.28%) TDD
13 10 (21.28%) Python
13 10 (21.28%) DevOps
14 5 (10.64%) OO
15 4 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (8.51%) Algorithmic Trading
15 4 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
16 3 (6.38%) Automated Trading
16 3 (6.38%) Legacy Systems
16 3 (6.38%) Spring
16 3 (6.38%) Microservices
16 3 (6.38%) Equities
17 2 (4.26%) B2C
17 2 (4.26%) Scrum

Electronic Trading Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) DB2
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) KDB
2 1 (2.13%) Kdb+
2 1 (2.13%) Power BI
2 1 (2.13%) Tableau
General
1 38 (80.85%) Front Office
2 26 (55.32%) Banking
3 24 (51.06%) Social Skills
4 23 (48.94%) Investment Banking
5 16 (34.04%) Finance
6 1 (2.13%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) Spring Boot
2 3 (6.38%) Spring
3 2 (4.26%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 2 (4.26%) HTML5
3 2 (4.26%) JMS
3 2 (4.26%) Middleware
3 2 (4.26%) React
4 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.13%) Redux
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Fixed Income
2 4 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.38%) Equities
3 3 (6.38%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 27 (57.45%) Multithreading
3 26 (55.32%) Agile
4 17 (36.17%) Low Latency
5 13 (27.66%) OOP
6 11 (23.40%) Order Management
6 11 (23.40%) Workflow
7 10 (21.28%) DevOps
7 10 (21.28%) Full Stack Development
7 10 (21.28%) TDD
8 5 (10.64%) OO
9 4 (8.51%) Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (6.38%) Automated Trading
10 3 (6.38%) Microservices
11 2 (4.26%) B2C
11 2 (4.26%) Concurrent Programming
11 2 (4.26%) OOD
11 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (4.26%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (4.26%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) Python
3 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Solace
1 2 (4.26%) TIBCO