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

Electronic Trading (eTrading)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 662 616
Rank change year-on-year +96 -46  
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 316 303 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.33% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 263 227 325
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £106,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38%  

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 77984 91876 96681
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.31% 88.80% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 64177 76399 78045
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 £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronic Trading in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 11 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 April 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 +103 315 £80,000 +6.66% 71
London +82 314 £80,000 +3.22% 70
City of London +68 106 £71,250 +1.78% 31
West End of London +3 3 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Canary Wharf -9 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 381 (53.29%) Finance
2 378 (52.87%) Java
3 286 (40.00%) Low Latency
4 277 (38.74%) Linux
5 262 (36.64%) Banking
6 244 (34.13%) Front Office
7 208 (29.09%) SQL
8 205 (28.67%) Multithreading
9 185 (25.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 183 (25.59%) FIX Protocol
11 159 (22.24%) Unix
12 136 (19.02%) Investment Banking
13 131 (18.32%) Algorithmic Trading
14 127 (17.76%) C++
14 127 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
15 119 (16.64%) Equities
16 112 (15.66%) Degree
17 109 (15.24%) Python
18 100 (13.99%) Fixed Income
19 98 (13.71%) Algorithms
20 84 (11.75%) TIBCO
21 83 (11.61%) Computer Science
22 80 (11.19%) TDD
23 74 (10.35%) C#
23 74 (10.35%) Software Engineering
24 71 (9.93%) Windows
25 66 (9.23%) OOD
26 63 (8.81%) SQL Server
27 60 (8.39%) ION Trading
27 60 (8.39%) Analytics

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 (0.70%) Confluence
2 2 (0.28%) Apache
2 2 (0.28%) MTS
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.14%) Mule
Applications
1 21 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (3.08%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.56%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.28%) BondVision
4 2 (0.28%) Orchestrade
4 2 (0.28%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.68%) Firewall
2 9 (1.26%) Value-Added Service
3 8 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.98%) FIX Connectivity
5 6 (0.84%) BGP
5 6 (0.84%) IGMP
5 6 (0.84%) Multicast
6 5 (0.70%) LAN
6 5 (0.70%) MPLS
6 5 (0.70%) SAN
6 5 (0.70%) WAN
7 3 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.42%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.28%) HTTP
8 2 (0.28%) SSL
9 1 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.14%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.14%) OSPF
9 1 (0.14%) SNMP
9 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.59%) KDB
3 37 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.94%) MySQL
5 17 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.10%) DB2
7 13 (1.82%) Kdb+
7 13 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.42%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.28%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 57 (7.97%) Maven
2 48 (6.71%) JUnit
3 40 (5.59%) Gradle
4 29 (4.06%) JIRA
5 27 (3.78%) Subversion
6 17 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 17 (2.38%) Visual Studio
7 12 (1.68%) SilkPerformer
7 12 (1.68%) SilkTest
8 9 (1.26%) Git (software)
8 9 (1.26%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.12%) Robot Framework
10 7 (0.98%) Selenium
11 6 (0.84%) Jasmine
11 6 (0.84%) NUnit
12 5 (0.70%) JMeter
12 5 (0.70%) Moq
12 5 (0.70%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.70%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 381 (53.29%) Finance
2 262 (36.64%) Banking
3 244 (34.13%) Front Office
4 136 (19.02%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.24%) Financial Institution
5 16 (2.24%) Prime Brokerage
6 11 (1.54%) Back Office
6 11 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.84%) Games
8 2 (0.28%) French Language
8 2 (0.28%) German Language
8 2 (0.28%) Retail
8 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.14%) Advertising
9 1 (0.14%) Law
9 1 (0.14%) Legal
9 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.14%) Marketing
9 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 413 (57.76%) Developer
2 296 (41.40%) Java Developer
3 119 (16.64%) Senior Developer
4 107 (14.97%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 101 (14.13%) Analyst
6 98 (13.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 76 (10.63%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 63 (8.81%) Front Office Developer
9 58 (8.11%) C++ Developer
10 53 (7.41%) Java Pricing Developer
11 39 (5.45%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 37 (5.17%) Business Analyst
13 34 (4.76%) Support Analyst
14 29 (4.06%) C# Developer
14 29 (4.06%) Support Engineer
15 25 (3.50%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
16 22 (3.08%) Graduate
17 21 (2.94%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
18 20 (2.80%) Applications Support
19 19 (2.66%) Electronic Trading Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (25.59%) FIX Protocol
2 58 (8.11%) .NET
3 57 (7.97%) Rendezvous
4 55 (7.69%) Spring
5 52 (7.27%) J2SE
6 44 (6.15%) JDBC
7 43 (6.01%) TIBCO EMS
8 35 (4.90%) HTML
8 35 (4.90%) XML
9 33 (4.62%) JMS
10 28 (3.92%) CSS
11 24 (3.36%) Middleware
12 21 (2.94%) Ultra Messaging
12 21 (2.94%) WPF
13 19 (2.66%) HTML5
14 15 (2.10%) REST
15 14 (1.96%) AngularJS
15 14 (1.96%) Web Services
16 12 (1.68%) SOAP
16 12 (1.68%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 185 (25.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 119 (16.64%) Equities
3 100 (13.99%) Fixed Income
4 98 (13.71%) Algorithms
5 83 (11.61%) Computer Science
6 56 (7.83%) Derivative
7 45 (6.29%) Fintech
8 37 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (4.48%) N-Tier
10 30 (4.20%) Data Structures
11 28 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
12 27 (3.78%) Hedge funds
13 23 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.82%) User Experience
15 12 (1.68%) Client/Server
16 9 (1.26%) Equity Derivative
17 6 (0.84%) Reinsurance
17 6 (0.84%) Virtual Team
18 5 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 5 (0.70%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 277 (38.74%) Linux
2 159 (22.24%) Unix
3 71 (9.93%) Windows
4 18 (2.52%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.12%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.12%) Windows Phone 8
7 6 (0.84%) Solaris
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (40.00%) Low Latency
2 205 (28.67%) Multithreading
3 131 (18.32%) Algorithmic Trading
4 127 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (11.19%) TDD
6 74 (10.35%) Software Engineering
7 66 (9.23%) OOD
8 60 (8.39%) Analytics
9 56 (7.83%) OO
10 45 (6.29%) E-Commerce
11 36 (5.03%) Risk Management
12 34 (4.76%) Mathematics
12 34 (4.76%) Multithreaded Programming
13 33 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (4.62%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 27 (3.78%) Unit Testing
15 26 (3.64%) Market Making
15 26 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
15 26 (3.64%) Project Management
16 25 (3.50%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 378 (52.87%) Java
2 208 (29.09%) SQL
3 127 (17.76%) C++
4 109 (15.24%) Python
5 74 (10.35%) C#
6 41 (5.73%) JavaScript
7 37 (5.17%) Shell Script
8 35 (4.90%) Perl
9 18 (2.52%) C
10 15 (2.10%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.40%) Groovy
12 7 (0.98%) TypeScript
12 7 (0.98%) VBA
13 6 (0.84%) Ruby
13 6 (0.84%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.56%) ANSI SQL
14 4 (0.56%) VB
15 3 (0.42%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.28%) ES6
16 2 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 112 (15.66%) Degree
2 18 (2.52%) ISEB
3 5 (0.70%) ISTQB
3 5 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (0.42%) CCNP
4 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.42%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.14%) CCIE
5 1 (0.14%) CCNA
5 1 (0.14%) PhD
5 1 (0.14%) RHCE
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.06%) QA
2 23 (3.22%) MiFID
3 4 (0.56%) SLA
4 3 (0.42%) EMIR
5 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (1.96%) ITRS Geneos
2 12 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.68%) Puppet
3 11 (1.54%) Ansible
4 4 (0.56%) Endace
4 4 (0.56%) Graylog
4 4 (0.56%) Riemann
5 3 (0.42%) Nagios
6 2 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.14%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.14%) MOM
7 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 84 (11.75%) TIBCO
2 60 (8.39%) ION Trading
3 56 (7.83%) Oracle
4 39 (5.45%) Sybase
5 19 (2.66%) Reuters
6 18 (2.52%) Microsoft
6 18 (2.52%) Solace
7 15 (2.10%) Bloomberg
7 15 (2.10%) Splunk
8 13 (1.82%) FXall
9 12 (1.68%) Borland
10 11 (1.54%) Atlassian
10 11 (1.54%) Citrix
11 9 (1.26%) Fidessa
12 8 (1.12%) Infragistics
13 7 (0.98%) Trayport
14 6 (0.84%) FFastFill
14 6 (0.84%) Juniper
14 6 (0.84%) Patsystems
14 6 (0.84%) Red Hat
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £115000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £85000 - £115000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Cititec
Salary: £11000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago