Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1098 1131 1119
Rank change year-on-year +33 -12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Fidessa 85 62 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.035% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.079% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 75 52 137
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.58% +4.80% -3.85%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,075 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £91,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £38,750

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 77,543 78,831 91,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.06% 44.40% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 60,438 62,359 74,596
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20% +3.75%

Fidessa
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fidessa over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Top 2 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 16 July 2018. 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 +37 85 £62,500 -4.58% 8
London +25 85 £62,500 -4.58% 8

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, 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 74 (87.06%) Finance
2 62 (72.94%) SQL
3 57 (67.06%) Bloomberg
4 55 (64.71%) Banking
5 48 (56.47%) FIX Protocol
6 41 (48.24%) Front Office
7 37 (43.53%) Equities
7 37 (43.53%) Investment Banking
8 36 (42.35%) Linux
9 33 (38.82%) Fixed Income
9 33 (38.82%) Unix
10 31 (36.47%) Bash Shell
11 29 (34.12%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (34.12%) Oracle
12 27 (31.76%) Reuters
12 27 (31.76%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (30.59%) Algorithms
14 25 (29.41%) Algorithmic Trading
15 24 (28.24%) Shell Script
15 24 (28.24%) Windows
16 23 (27.06%) SQL Server
17 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (24.71%) PowerShell
19 20 (23.53%) QA
19 20 (23.53%) Oracle Database
19 20 (23.53%) Linux Command Line
19 20 (23.53%) Task Automation
19 20 (23.53%) Automated Trading
19 20 (23.53%) Legal
20 19 (22.35%) Python

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 5 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Eikon
2 7 (8.24%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 6 (7.06%) Sentinel
4 4 (4.71%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (1.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
1 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) FIX Connectivity
2 7 (8.24%) LAN
3 3 (3.53%) DHCP
3 3 (3.53%) DNS
4 2 (2.35%) Firewall
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.18%) FTP
5 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.06%) Big Data
4 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.18%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.18%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (9.41%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
General
1 74 (87.06%) Finance
2 55 (64.71%) Banking
3 41 (48.24%) Front Office
4 37 (43.53%) Investment Banking
5 20 (23.53%) Legal
6 6 (7.06%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.53%) Advertising
7 3 (3.53%) Back Office
8 1 (1.18%) French Language
8 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) Applications Support
2 17 (20.00%) Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 13 (15.29%) Support Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Desktop Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Desktop Support
5 11 (12.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Linux Support
7 8 (9.41%) Developer
8 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (8.24%) Fidessa Support
9 6 (7.06%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) SQL Support Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Electronic Trading Support
10 5 (5.88%) Fidessa Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) Fidessa Support Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) FIX Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (56.47%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (9.41%) .NET
3 6 (7.06%) AngularJS
3 6 (7.06%) Kafka
3 6 (7.06%) scikit-learn
3 6 (7.06%) Vert.x
4 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (43.53%) Equities
2 33 (38.82%) Fixed Income
3 29 (34.12%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (30.59%) Algorithms
5 20 (23.53%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (16.47%) Eurex
7 11 (12.94%) Derivative
8 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
9 9 (10.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (8.24%) Hedge funds
11 6 (7.06%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (7.06%) Data Structures
12 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
13 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
14 1 (1.18%) Blog
14 1 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
14 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
14 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.35%) Linux
2 33 (38.82%) Unix
3 24 (28.24%) Windows
4 13 (15.29%) Solaris
5 11 (12.94%) CentOS
5 11 (12.94%) SUSE
5 11 (12.94%) Ubuntu
6 9 (10.59%) Debian
6 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
7 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
8 7 (8.24%) Fedora
8 7 (8.24%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (29.41%) Algorithmic Trading
3 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (23.53%) Automated Trading
4 20 (23.53%) Task Automation
5 16 (18.82%) Client Onboarding
5 16 (18.82%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (14.12%) Investment Management
7 10 (11.76%) Migration
8 8 (9.41%) Asset Management
8 8 (9.41%) Low Latency
8 8 (9.41%) Risk Management
8 8 (9.41%) SDLC
9 7 (8.24%) Open Source
9 7 (8.24%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.06%) Memory Management
10 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (7.06%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 62 (72.94%) SQL
2 31 (36.47%) Bash Shell
3 24 (28.24%) Shell Script
4 21 (24.71%) PowerShell
5 19 (22.35%) Python
6 13 (15.29%) Perl
7 12 (14.12%) Ruby
8 11 (12.94%) VBA
9 10 (11.76%) Java
10 8 (9.41%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.35%) C#
11 2 (2.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Master's Degree
3 3 (3.53%) MCP
3 3 (3.53%) MCSA
3 3 (3.53%) MCSE
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.53%) QA
2 5 (5.88%) MiFID
3 4 (4.71%) EMIR
3 4 (4.71%) FATCA
4 3 (3.53%) GDPR
4 3 (3.53%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) WSUS
2 7 (8.24%) SCCM
3 3 (3.53%) DameWare
4 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 57 (67.06%) Bloomberg
2 29 (34.12%) Oracle
3 27 (31.76%) Reuters
4 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
5 17 (20.00%) ION Trading
6 14 (16.47%) CQG
7 13 (15.29%) Patsystems
7 13 (15.29%) Red Hat
8 8 (9.41%) Cisco
8 8 (9.41%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (9.41%) SmartStream
9 7 (8.24%) Algorithmics
9 7 (8.24%) FIS
9 7 (8.24%) GL TRADE
9 7 (8.24%) IBM
10 6 (7.06%) Trayport
11 5 (5.88%) SunGard
12 4 (4.71%) Apple
13 3 (3.53%) Citrix
13 3 (3.53%) FactSet