Period
to 6 April 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Fidessa products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fidessa over the 6 months to 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Fidessa Group plc.

Fidessa
UK
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 905 1025 1091
Rank change year-on-year +120 +66 +54
Permanent jobs citing Fidessa 74 101 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.068% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 69 100 102
Median annual salary £82,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% +2.19%
10th Percentile £50,000 £48,625 £41,250
90th Percentile £142,500 £86,375 £92,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Fidessa is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 48,649 62,981 78,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.59% 42.20% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 37,242 48,359 62,079
Median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

Fidessa
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Fidessa as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Fidessa.

Salary trend for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Fidessa over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fidessa within the UK over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. 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
England +116 71 £82,500 +26.92% 3
London +80 70 £82,500 +26.92% 3
UK excluding London +101 1 £37,500 +7.14%
South East - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, IT jobs citing Fidessa 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 with a requirement for Fidessa.

1 57 (77.03%) Finance
2 53 (71.62%) Equities
3 51 (68.92%) Fixed Income
4 49 (66.22%) Derivative
5 48 (64.86%) Investment Management
5 48 (64.86%) Charles River
6 47 (63.51%) Asset Management
7 46 (62.16%) SimCorp
7 46 (62.16%) Bloomberg
7 46 (62.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 44 (59.46%) thinkFolio
9 42 (56.76%) Front Arena
9 42 (56.76%) Calypso
9 42 (56.76%) Hedge funds
10 36 (48.65%) ION Trading
11 34 (45.95%) Front Office
12 33 (44.59%) SQL
13 24 (32.43%) Business Analysis
14 23 (31.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (31.08%) Linedata
14 23 (31.08%) Markit EDM
14 23 (31.08%) FIS
14 23 (31.08%) Project Delivery
15 20 (27.03%) Windows
16 19 (25.68%) Murex
16 19 (25.68%) Exotic Derivative
16 19 (25.68%) OTC Derivatives
16 19 (25.68%) Eze Software Group
17 17 (22.97%) FIX Protocol
17 17 (22.97%) Linux

Fidessa
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 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 44 (59.46%) thinkFolio
2 42 (56.76%) Front Arena
3 23 (31.08%) Markit EDM
4 2 (2.70%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 1 (1.35%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (1.35%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) AWS
2 2 (2.70%) NuGet
2 2 (2.70%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.35%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) FIX Connectivity
2 3 (4.05%) DHCP
2 3 (4.05%) DNS
2 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.70%) NAS
3 2 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (1.35%) Firewall
4 1 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.70%) Power BI
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 57 (77.03%) Finance
2 34 (45.95%) Front Office
3 8 (10.81%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Back Office
4 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Prime Brokerage
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Finance Manager
1 23 (31.08%) Implementation Manager
2 19 (25.68%) Product Manager
2 19 (25.68%) Product Owner
2 19 (25.68%) Software Product Manager
3 15 (20.27%) Analyst
4 13 (17.57%) Support Analyst
5 12 (16.22%) Applications Support
6 9 (12.16%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Electronic Trading Support
8 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Linux Support
10 3 (4.05%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Applications Support Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
10 3 (4.05%) Windows Support Analyst
11 2 (2.70%) Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Junior
11 2 (2.70%) Senior Applications Support
11 2 (2.70%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (71.62%) Equities
2 51 (68.92%) Fixed Income
3 49 (66.22%) Derivative
4 46 (62.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 42 (56.76%) Hedge funds
6 19 (25.68%) Exotic Derivative
6 19 (25.68%) OTC Derivatives
7 12 (16.22%) Eurex
8 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
9 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
10 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
10 2 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Linux
3 12 (16.22%) Solaris
4 10 (13.51%) Ubuntu
5 8 (10.81%) Windows Server
6 7 (9.46%) Unix
7 6 (8.11%) CentOS
7 6 (8.11%) SUSE
7 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.76%) Debian
8 5 (6.76%) Windows 10
8 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.05%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.86%) Investment Management
2 47 (63.51%) Asset Management
3 24 (32.43%) Business Analysis
4 23 (31.08%) Project Delivery
4 23 (31.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (16.22%) Client Onboarding
6 10 (13.51%) Low Latency
7 8 (10.81%) DevOps
7 8 (10.81%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (8.11%) High-Frequency Trading
8 6 (8.11%) Kernel Tuning
9 5 (6.76%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.70%) Application Packaging
11 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.70%) Decision-Making
11 2 (2.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) SQL
2 11 (14.86%) Python
3 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
3 7 (9.46%) Perl
4 6 (8.11%) R
5 5 (6.76%) Java
6 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.35%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) SCCM
2 2 (2.70%) Packer
2 2 (2.70%) Puppet
2 2 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (64.86%) Charles River
2 46 (62.16%) Bloomberg
2 46 (62.16%) SimCorp
3 42 (56.76%) Calypso
4 36 (48.65%) ION Trading
5 23 (31.08%) FIS
5 23 (31.08%) Linedata
6 19 (25.68%) Eze Software Group
6 19 (25.68%) Murex
7 16 (21.62%) Reuters
8 12 (16.22%) CQG
8 12 (16.22%) Patsystems
8 12 (16.22%) Red Hat
9 10 (13.51%) Trayport
10 7 (9.46%) Oracle
11 6 (8.11%) Cisco
12 4 (5.41%) Sybase
13 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
13 3 (4.05%) CommVault
13 3 (4.05%) Splunk