Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1072 1132 1113
Rank change year-on-year +60 -19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Fidessa 108 47 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.028% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.063% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 102 31 121
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £31,875 £45,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £89,500 £92,500 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - £27,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year - -29.03% -3.13%

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 79,317 74,990 93,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.83% 44.07% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 62,551 60,388 76,391
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,269 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +0.60% -
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 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% - +5.00%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +63 108 £70,000 -6.67% 8
London +51 108 £70,000 -6.67% 7

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 99 (91.67%) Finance
2 88 (81.48%) Bloomberg
3 70 (64.81%) SQL
3 70 (64.81%) Banking
4 64 (59.26%) Front Office
5 61 (56.48%) FIX Protocol
6 55 (50.93%) Linux
7 52 (48.15%) Unix
7 52 (48.15%) Equities
8 51 (47.22%) Fixed Income
8 51 (47.22%) Investment Banking
9 49 (45.37%) Bash Shell
9 49 (45.37%) Oracle
10 46 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (39.81%) Shell Script
12 41 (37.96%) QA
12 41 (37.96%) Algorithmic Trading
12 41 (37.96%) Automated Trading
13 40 (37.04%) Task Automation
13 40 (37.04%) Problem-Solving
13 40 (37.04%) Linux Command Line
13 40 (37.04%) Oracle Database
13 40 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (37.04%) Algorithms
13 40 (37.04%) Legal
14 31 (28.70%) Reuters
15 29 (26.85%) Windows
16 21 (19.44%) Active Directory
17 20 (18.52%) ION Trading
18 18 (16.67%) Perl

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 (4.63%) Confluence
2 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 7 (6.48%) Eikon
3 2 (1.85%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.93%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) DHCP
1 11 (10.19%) DNS
2 8 (7.41%) SAN
2 8 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.78%) Firewall
3 3 (2.78%) FIX Connectivity
4 2 (1.85%) BGP
4 2 (1.85%) Multicast
4 2 (1.85%) NAS
4 2 (1.85%) OSPF
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.93%) FTP
5 1 (0.93%) LAN
5 1 (0.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (37.04%) Oracle Database
2 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.85%) Ingres
4 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.85%) SonarQube
2 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 99 (91.67%) Finance
2 70 (64.81%) Banking
3 64 (59.26%) Front Office
4 51 (47.22%) Investment Banking
5 40 (37.04%) Legal
6 6 (5.56%) Advertising
7 3 (2.78%) Back Office
8 2 (1.85%) Games
8 2 (1.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 34 (31.48%) Applications Support
2 23 (21.30%) Support Specialist
3 12 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
3 12 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
3 12 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 12 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) Developer
5 8 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
5 8 (7.41%) Analyst
5 8 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
5 8 (7.41%) Linux Support
5 8 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (4.63%) Electronic Trading Support
7 5 (4.63%) Front Office Developer
7 5 (4.63%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Fidessa Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (56.48%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 4 (3.70%) CSS
2 4 (3.70%) HTML
3 3 (2.78%) Node.js
3 3 (2.78%) React
4 2 (1.85%) .NET
4 2 (1.85%) CSS3
4 2 (1.85%) JSON
4 2 (1.85%) Middleware
4 2 (1.85%) XML
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.93%) JPA
5 1 (0.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (48.15%) Equities
2 51 (47.22%) Fixed Income
3 40 (37.04%) Algorithms
3 40 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (37.04%) Linux Command Line
4 13 (12.04%) Eurex
5 9 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 9 (8.33%) Hedge funds
6 8 (7.41%) Derivative
7 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.85%) Fintech
9 2 (1.85%) User Experience
10 1 (0.93%) Blog
10 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (50.93%) Linux
2 52 (48.15%) Unix
3 29 (26.85%) Windows
4 18 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 16 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 13 (12.04%) Solaris
7 11 (10.19%) CentOS
7 11 (10.19%) Debian
7 11 (10.19%) SUSE
7 11 (10.19%) Windows 10
8 10 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (8.33%) Ubuntu
10 7 (6.48%) Fedora
11 5 (4.63%) Windows 8
11 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.85%) AIX
12 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.96%) Algorithmic Trading
2 41 (37.96%) Automated Trading
3 40 (37.04%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (37.04%) Task Automation
4 14 (12.96%) Electronic Trading
5 9 (8.33%) ITIL
6 8 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 8 (7.41%) Client Onboarding
7 7 (6.48%) Fund Management
8 5 (4.63%) Kanban
8 5 (4.63%) Scrum
8 5 (4.63%) SDLC
8 5 (4.63%) SOA
8 5 (4.63%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.70%) Investment Management
9 4 (3.70%) TDD
9 4 (3.70%) Workflow
10 3 (2.78%) BDD
10 3 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 70 (64.81%) SQL
2 49 (45.37%) Bash Shell
3 43 (39.81%) Shell Script
4 18 (16.67%) Perl
5 13 (12.04%) Python
6 11 (10.19%) PowerShell
7 9 (8.33%) C#
8 6 (5.56%) Java
8 6 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.78%) C++
10 2 (1.85%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.85%) C-shell
10 2 (1.85%) Korn
10 2 (1.85%) PHP
10 2 (1.85%) Ruby
10 2 (1.85%) SOQL
10 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.85%) VBA
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) MCP
1 6 (5.56%) MCSA
1 6 (5.56%) MCSE
1 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.85%) CCNA
2 2 (1.85%) CCNP
2 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.85%) RHCE
2 2 (1.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (37.96%) QA
2 11 (10.19%) MiFID
3 6 (5.56%) SLA
4 3 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) DameWare
2 4 (3.70%) SCCM
3 2 (1.85%) Ansible
3 2 (1.85%) Nagios
3 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.85%) Puppet
3 2 (1.85%) WSUS
3 2 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (81.48%) Bloomberg
2 49 (45.37%) Oracle
3 31 (28.70%) Reuters
4 20 (18.52%) ION Trading
5 13 (12.04%) FactSet
5 13 (12.04%) Patsystems
5 13 (12.04%) Red Hat
6 12 (11.11%) CQG
7 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
8 10 (9.26%) Citrix
8 10 (9.26%) GL TRADE
8 10 (9.26%) VMware
9 8 (7.41%) Algorithmics
9 8 (7.41%) IBM
10 7 (6.48%) Apple
10 7 (6.48%) Cisco
11 4 (3.70%) EqualLogic
11 4 (3.70%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (2.78%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.78%) Mitel