The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Electronic Trading skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Trading (eTrading)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 675 544
Rank change year-on-year +98 -131  
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 309 263 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.27% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 232 220 418
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £112,500 £112,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +64.28%  

Electronic Trading is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79794 87486 96432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.91% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 263997 301274 311895
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £29,789
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Electronic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Electronic Trading as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading in the UK

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading.

Salary trend for Electronic Trading in the UK

Electronic Trading
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronic Trading in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +89 306 £80,000 +6.66% 65
London +65 300 £80,000 +2.56% 52
UK excluding London +22 7 £50,000 -13.04% 16
North of England - 4 £47,500 - 5
Midlands +8 2 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Electronic Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Electronic Trading.

1 324 (54.18%) Finance
2 315 (52.68%) Java
3 261 (43.65%) Low Latency
4 211 (35.28%) Front Office
5 201 (33.61%) Linux
6 197 (32.94%) Banking
7 194 (32.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 194 (32.44%) Multithreading
8 159 (26.59%) SQL
9 146 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
10 136 (22.74%) FIX Protocol
11 121 (20.23%) C++
12 116 (19.40%) Investment Banking
13 109 (18.23%) Degree
14 108 (18.06%) Unix
15 97 (16.22%) Python
15 97 (16.22%) Fixed Income
16 87 (14.55%) Algorithmic Trading
17 85 (14.21%) Derivative
18 84 (14.05%) Windows
19 78 (13.04%) TDD
19 78 (13.04%) Computer Science
20 66 (11.04%) C#
21 59 (9.87%) SQL Server
21 59 (9.87%) Fintech
22 58 (9.70%) Risk Management
23 56 (9.36%) TIBCO
24 55 (9.20%) Equities
25 54 (9.03%) Shell Script
25 54 (9.03%) Oracle

Electronic Trading
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (0.84%) Confluence
2 4 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (0.33%) Apache
3 2 (0.33%) MTS
3 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.17%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (4.35%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.84%) RMDS
3 2 (0.33%) BondVision
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.17%) Orchestrade
4 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.34%) Firewall
2 11 (1.84%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.17%) BGP
3 7 (1.17%) Value-Added Service
4 6 (1.00%) Multicast
5 5 (0.84%) FIX Connectivity
5 5 (0.84%) IGMP
5 5 (0.84%) MPLS
5 5 (0.84%) SAN
6 3 (0.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.50%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.50%) LAN
6 3 (0.50%) WAN
7 2 (0.33%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.33%) FTP
7 2 (0.33%) Network Security
7 2 (0.33%) OSPF
8 1 (0.17%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.85%) KDB
3 19 (3.18%) MySQL
3 19 (3.18%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.51%) Kdb+
5 10 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.17%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.00%) DB2
8 5 (0.84%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.33%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.33%) Tick Data
12 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (4.35%) JIRA
1 26 (4.35%) Maven
2 22 (3.68%) JUnit
3 15 (2.51%) Gradle
4 13 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.84%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.84%) SilkPerformer
5 11 (1.84%) SilkTest
5 11 (1.84%) Subversion
5 11 (1.84%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.34%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.84%) Jasmine
8 4 (0.67%) Ant
8 4 (0.67%) NUnit
8 4 (0.67%) Selenium
9 3 (0.50%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.50%) Moq
10 2 (0.33%) Robot Framework
11 1 (0.17%) gulp
11 1 (0.17%) Protractor
General
1 324 (54.18%) Finance
2 211 (35.28%) Front Office
3 197 (32.94%) Banking
4 116 (19.40%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.52%) Retail
5 27 (4.52%) Retail Banking
6 16 (2.68%) Prime Brokerage
7 11 (1.84%) Back Office
8 10 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.51%) Games
10 3 (0.50%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.33%) Advertising
11 2 (0.33%) French Language
11 2 (0.33%) German Language
11 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 343 (57.36%) Developer
2 201 (33.61%) Java Developer
3 101 (16.89%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 85 (14.21%) Senior Developer
5 77 (12.88%) Analyst
6 55 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 53 (8.86%) C++ Developer
8 47 (7.86%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 43 (7.19%) Support Engineer
10 38 (6.35%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 37 (6.19%) Graduate
12 34 (5.69%) Graduate Support Engineer
13 32 (5.35%) C# Developer
14 29 (4.85%) Front Office Developer
15 28 (4.68%) Quantitative Developer
15 28 (4.68%) Support Analyst
16 23 (3.85%) Applications Support
16 23 (3.85%) Senior C++ Developer
17 20 (3.34%) Java Pricing Developer
18 19 (3.18%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (22.74%) FIX Protocol
2 46 (7.69%) .NET
3 39 (6.52%) Rendezvous
4 36 (6.02%) Spring
5 32 (5.35%) HTML
5 32 (5.35%) TIBCO EMS
6 27 (4.52%) WPF
7 23 (3.85%) Ultra Messaging
8 22 (3.68%) HTML5
9 21 (3.51%) J2SE
10 20 (3.34%) XML
11 19 (3.18%) CSS
11 19 (3.18%) JDBC
11 19 (3.18%) JMS
12 16 (2.68%) Hibernate
13 15 (2.51%) Middleware
14 12 (2.01%) AngularJS
14 12 (2.01%) React
14 12 (2.01%) REST
14 12 (2.01%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 194 (32.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 97 (16.22%) Fixed Income
3 85 (14.21%) Derivative
4 78 (13.04%) Computer Science
5 59 (9.87%) Fintech
6 55 (9.20%) Equities
7 39 (6.52%) Algorithms
8 37 (6.19%) N-Tier
9 32 (5.35%) Greenfield Project
10 31 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (3.18%) User Experience
12 17 (2.84%) Data Structures
13 16 (2.68%) Hedge funds
14 10 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 9 (1.51%) Equity Derivative
16 8 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (1.17%) Credit Risk
18 6 (1.00%) Client/Server
19 4 (0.67%) Clustering
20 3 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 201 (33.61%) Linux
2 108 (18.06%) Unix
3 84 (14.05%) Windows
4 21 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (2.68%) Solaris
6 5 (0.84%) Windows NT
7 3 (0.50%) CentOS
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (43.65%) Low Latency
2 194 (32.44%) Multithreading
3 146 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (14.55%) Algorithmic Trading
5 78 (13.04%) TDD
6 58 (9.70%) Risk Management
7 45 (7.53%) Analytics
8 44 (7.36%) Market Making
9 43 (7.19%) Test Automation
10 40 (6.69%) Mathematics
11 37 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (6.19%) Multithreaded Programming
12 35 (5.85%) Wealth Management
13 33 (5.52%) Asset Management
14 32 (5.35%) E-Commerce
14 32 (5.35%) OO
15 30 (5.02%) Ultra-Low Latency
16 28 (4.68%) Unit Testing
17 27 (4.52%) Project Management
18 26 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 315 (52.68%) Java
2 159 (26.59%) SQL
3 121 (20.23%) C++
4 97 (16.22%) Python
5 66 (11.04%) C#
6 54 (9.03%) Shell Script
7 37 (6.19%) JavaScript
8 26 (4.35%) Perl
9 15 (2.51%) C
10 12 (2.01%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.17%) Ruby
11 7 (1.17%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.17%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.84%) ES6
12 5 (0.84%) VBA
13 4 (0.67%) ANSI SQL
14 3 (0.50%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.33%) Groovy
16 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 109 (18.23%) Degree
2 26 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.17%) ISEB
4 3 (0.50%) CCNP
4 3 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.50%) PhD
5 2 (0.33%) CCIE
5 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.33%) PMP
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.17%) RHCE
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.01%) MiFID
2 19 (3.18%) QA
3 3 (0.50%) EMIR
4 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.33%) PMO
5 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) Docker
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (2.84%) ITRS Geneos
2 11 (1.84%) Puppet
3 10 (1.67%) Ansible
3 10 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.84%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.67%) Endace
5 4 (0.67%) Nagios
6 3 (0.50%) CFEngine
6 3 (0.50%) Graylog
6 3 (0.50%) Riemann
7 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.17%) MOM
7 1 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 56 (9.36%) TIBCO
2 54 (9.03%) Oracle
3 49 (8.19%) ION Trading
4 25 (4.18%) Sybase
5 16 (2.68%) Microsoft
6 14 (2.34%) Citrix
7 12 (2.01%) FXall
7 12 (2.01%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.01%) Splunk
8 11 (1.84%) Borland
9 10 (1.67%) Atlassian
9 10 (1.67%) Reuters
10 8 (1.34%) Infragistics
11 7 (1.17%) VMware
12 6 (1.00%) Arista
12 6 (1.00%) Solace
13 5 (0.84%) Bloomberg
13 5 (0.84%) BMC
13 5 (0.84%) Juniper
13 5 (0.84%) Tableau
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
UBS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
UBS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stream Search Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Benefits+ Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus > 25% + Medical Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + excellent pension + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
SSP
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
SSP
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Virtusa
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago