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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Trading (eTrading)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 668 542
Rank change year-on-year +82 -126  
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 295 261 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.27% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 223 217 422
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 £31,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £104,500 £105,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £92,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +85.00% +42.85%  

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 79039 86328 97439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63711 72121 79644
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Electronic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronic Trading in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 10 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 25 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 +83 292 £80,000 +6.66% 66
London +52 291 £80,000 +2.89% 54
City of London +60 77 £57,500 -11.53% 16
West End of London - 3 £60,000 - 1
Belfast - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2
Halifax - 1 £50,000 - 4
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 4
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 6
County Antrim - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 328 (55.41%) Finance
2 316 (53.38%) Java
3 259 (43.75%) Low Latency
4 212 (35.81%) Front Office
5 207 (34.97%) Linux
6 199 (33.61%) Banking
7 192 (32.43%) Multithreading
8 191 (32.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 159 (26.86%) SQL
10 141 (23.82%) Agile Software Development
11 135 (22.80%) FIX Protocol
12 121 (20.44%) C++
13 117 (19.76%) Investment Banking
14 110 (18.58%) Degree
15 107 (18.07%) Unix
16 98 (16.55%) Python
17 95 (16.05%) Fixed Income
18 82 (13.85%) Algorithmic Trading
19 80 (13.51%) Windows
20 78 (13.18%) Computer Science
20 78 (13.18%) Derivative
21 77 (13.01%) TDD
22 60 (10.14%) C#
23 59 (9.97%) TIBCO
23 59 (9.97%) Fintech
24 56 (9.46%) SQL Server
25 55 (9.29%) Risk Management
26 54 (9.12%) Oracle
27 53 (8.95%) Shell Script
28 52 (8.78%) Equities

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 2 (0.34%) Apache
2 2 (0.34%) MTS
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.17%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (4.22%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.51%) RMDS
3 2 (0.34%) BondVision
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.17%) Orchestrade
4 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.20%) Firewall
2 11 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.18%) BGP
3 7 (1.18%) Value-Added Service
4 6 (1.01%) Multicast
5 5 (0.84%) IGMP
5 5 (0.84%) MPLS
5 5 (0.84%) SAN
6 4 (0.68%) FIX Connectivity
7 3 (0.51%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (0.51%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.51%) LAN
7 3 (0.51%) WAN
8 2 (0.34%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.34%) FTP
8 2 (0.34%) OSPF
9 1 (0.17%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.17%) Network Security
9 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.73%) KDB
3 20 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.21%) MySQL
5 14 (2.36%) Kdb+
6 9 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.01%) DB2
10 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.51%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.34%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.34%) Tick Data
14 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (4.90%) Maven
2 25 (4.22%) JIRA
2 25 (4.22%) JUnit
3 18 (3.04%) Gradle
4 13 (2.20%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.86%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.86%) SilkPerformer
5 11 (1.86%) SilkTest
5 11 (1.86%) Subversion
6 9 (1.52%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.35%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.84%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.68%) Ant
9 4 (0.68%) NUnit
9 4 (0.68%) Selenium
10 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.51%) Moq
11 2 (0.34%) Robot Framework
12 1 (0.17%) gulp
12 1 (0.17%) Protractor
General
1 328 (55.41%) Finance
2 212 (35.81%) Front Office
3 199 (33.61%) Banking
4 117 (19.76%) Investment Banking
5 26 (4.39%) Retail
5 26 (4.39%) Retail Banking
6 16 (2.70%) Prime Brokerage
7 11 (1.86%) Back Office
8 10 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.52%) Games
10 3 (0.51%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.34%) Advertising
11 2 (0.34%) French Language
11 2 (0.34%) German Language
11 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 344 (58.11%) Developer
2 206 (34.80%) Java Developer
3 99 (16.72%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 88 (14.86%) Senior Developer
5 74 (12.50%) Analyst
6 59 (9.97%) Senior Java Developer
7 54 (9.12%) C++ Developer
8 46 (7.77%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 42 (7.09%) Support Engineer
10 38 (6.42%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 37 (6.25%) Graduate
12 33 (5.57%) Front Office Developer
12 33 (5.57%) Graduate Support Engineer
13 31 (5.24%) C# Developer
14 28 (4.73%) Support Analyst
15 27 (4.56%) Quantitative Developer
16 23 (3.89%) Applications Support
16 23 (3.89%) Java Pricing Developer
16 23 (3.89%) Senior C++ Developer
17 20 (3.38%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (22.80%) FIX Protocol
2 43 (7.26%) .NET
3 42 (7.09%) Rendezvous
4 39 (6.59%) Spring
5 32 (5.41%) TIBCO EMS
6 30 (5.07%) HTML
7 26 (4.39%) WPF
8 25 (4.22%) J2SE
9 22 (3.72%) HTML5
9 22 (3.72%) JDBC
10 21 (3.55%) Ultra Messaging
11 18 (3.04%) JMS
11 18 (3.04%) XML
12 17 (2.87%) CSS
13 16 (2.70%) Hibernate
14 14 (2.36%) Middleware
15 12 (2.03%) React
15 12 (2.03%) REST
16 11 (1.86%) AngularJS
16 11 (1.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 191 (32.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 95 (16.05%) Fixed Income
3 78 (13.18%) Computer Science
3 78 (13.18%) Derivative
4 59 (9.97%) Fintech
5 52 (8.78%) Equities
6 42 (7.09%) Algorithms
7 36 (6.08%) N-Tier
8 31 (5.24%) Greenfield Project
9 27 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (3.21%) User Experience
11 18 (3.04%) Data Structures
12 16 (2.70%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 8 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (1.01%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.84%) Credit Risk
18 4 (0.68%) Clustering
19 3 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 207 (34.97%) Linux
2 107 (18.07%) Unix
3 80 (13.51%) Windows
4 21 (3.55%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.53%) Solaris
7 4 (0.68%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.51%) CentOS
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (43.75%) Low Latency
2 192 (32.43%) Multithreading
3 141 (23.82%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (13.85%) Algorithmic Trading
5 77 (13.01%) TDD
6 55 (9.29%) Risk Management
7 42 (7.09%) Market Making
7 42 (7.09%) Test Automation
8 40 (6.76%) Analytics
9 39 (6.59%) Mathematics
10 37 (6.25%) Multithreaded Programming
11 36 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (5.74%) Wealth Management
13 32 (5.41%) Asset Management
13 32 (5.41%) OO
14 30 (5.07%) E-Commerce
15 29 (4.90%) Ultra-Low Latency
16 28 (4.73%) Unit Testing
17 26 (4.39%) OOD
17 26 (4.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 316 (53.38%) Java
2 159 (26.86%) SQL
3 121 (20.44%) C++
4 98 (16.55%) Python
5 60 (10.14%) C#
6 53 (8.95%) Shell Script
7 35 (5.91%) JavaScript
8 27 (4.56%) Perl
9 15 (2.53%) C
10 13 (2.20%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.18%) Ruby
11 7 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.18%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.84%) ES6
12 5 (0.84%) VBA
13 4 (0.68%) ANSI SQL
14 3 (0.51%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.34%) Groovy
16 1 (0.17%) Scala
16 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (18.58%) Degree
2 28 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.20%) ISEB
4 3 (0.51%) CCNP
4 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.51%) PhD
5 2 (0.34%) CCIE
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.17%) PMP
6 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.17%) RHCE
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.05%) MiFID
2 19 (3.21%) QA
3 3 (0.51%) EMIR
4 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.34%) PMO
5 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) Docker
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (2.87%) ITRS Geneos
2 11 (1.86%) Puppet
3 10 (1.69%) Ansible
3 10 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.84%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.68%) Endace
5 4 (0.68%) Nagios
6 3 (0.51%) CFEngine
6 3 (0.51%) Graylog
6 3 (0.51%) Riemann
7 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.17%) MOM
7 1 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (9.97%) TIBCO
2 54 (9.12%) Oracle
3 46 (7.77%) ION Trading
4 26 (4.39%) Sybase
5 15 (2.53%) Microsoft
6 14 (2.36%) Citrix
7 12 (2.03%) FXall
7 12 (2.03%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.03%) Splunk
8 11 (1.86%) Borland
9 10 (1.69%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.52%) Reuters
11 8 (1.35%) Infragistics
11 8 (1.35%) Solace
12 7 (1.18%) VMware
13 6 (1.01%) Arista
14 5 (0.84%) Bloomberg
14 5 (0.84%) BMC
14 5 (0.84%) Juniper
14 5 (0.84%) Tableau
London
UBS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
SSP
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
SSP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + excellent pension + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
SSP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + + guaranteed bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago