The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FIX Protocol skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 645 506
Rank change year-on-year +88 -139  
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 351 306 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.31% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.80% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 241 274 500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,125 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £55,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +45.45% +69.23%  

FIX Protocol is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36186 38219 42366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.69% 38.97% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 139326 147702 163494
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

FIX Protocol
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FIX Protocol in the UK

FIX Protocol
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FIX Protocol in the UK

FIX Protocol
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for FIX Protocol in the UK

FIX Protocol
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Protocol within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +85 347 £75,000 +15.38% 55
London +52 338 £75,000 +15.38% 54
UK excluding London +22 12 £80,000 +45.45% 2
South East +43 5 £80,000 +45.45%
Scotland +4 5 £55,000 -
North of England - 4 £25,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 492 (74.66%) Finance
2 308 (46.74%) Java
3 267 (40.52%) Banking
4 245 (37.18%) SQL
5 218 (33.08%) Front Office
6 208 (31.56%) Linux
7 207 (31.41%) Low Latency
8 188 (28.53%) Investment Banking
9 183 (27.77%) Unix
10 175 (26.56%) Multithreading
11 156 (23.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 148 (22.46%) XML
13 137 (20.79%) Electronic Trading
14 134 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
15 112 (17.00%) Equities
16 108 (16.39%) Fixed Income
17 93 (14.11%) Wealth Management
18 92 (13.96%) Windows
19 89 (13.51%) Asset Management
20 82 (12.44%) Retail
20 82 (12.44%) SQL Server
21 81 (12.29%) Derivative
22 77 (11.68%) Retail Banking
22 77 (11.68%) Oracle
23 75 (11.38%) C++
24 73 (11.08%) JavaScript
25 72 (10.93%) HTML
26 67 (10.17%) C#
26 67 (10.17%) FpML
27 65 (9.86%) Python

FIX Protocol
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 14 (2.12%) WebSphere
2 10 (1.52%) Apache
3 7 (1.06%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.61%) IIS
5 3 (0.46%) Apache Qpid
5 3 (0.46%) Confluence
5 3 (0.46%) Lightstreamer
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (0.46%) WebORB
6 2 (0.30%) JBoss
7 1 (0.15%) CMS
7 1 (0.15%) MQSeries
Applications
1 21 (3.19%) MS Visio
2 12 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (1.97%) MetaTrader
2 5 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.61%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.46%) RMDS
5 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.30%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.15%) Eze OMS
6 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.15%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.76%) GitHub
2 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (0.46%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.68%) FIX Connectivity
2 29 (4.40%) Firewall
3 21 (3.19%) TCP/IP
4 20 (3.03%) Intranet
5 8 (1.21%) SAN
6 6 (0.91%) Multicast
7 5 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (0.76%) HTTP
7 5 (0.76%) iSCSI
7 5 (0.76%) SSL
8 4 (0.61%) LAN
8 4 (0.61%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.46%) BGP
9 3 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.46%) Internet
9 3 (0.46%) OSPF
10 2 (0.30%) DHCP
10 2 (0.30%) RIP
10 2 (0.30%) VoIP
10 2 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.10%) KDB
4 21 (3.19%) RDBMS
5 20 (3.03%) MySQL
6 14 (2.12%) Kdb+
7 12 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.91%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.91%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.76%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.61%) Big Data
14 4 (0.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 56 (8.50%) JIRA
2 26 (3.95%) Maven
3 23 (3.49%) Jenkins
4 21 (3.19%) Subversion
5 20 (3.03%) MagicDraw
5 20 (3.03%) Toad
5 20 (3.03%) XMLSpy
6 11 (1.67%) JUnit
7 10 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (1.52%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.37%) Ant
8 9 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.06%) Git (software)
10 6 (0.91%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.61%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.30%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.15%) CodeRush
13 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.15%) GCC
13 1 (0.15%) GDB
General
1 492 (74.66%) Finance
2 267 (40.52%) Banking
3 218 (33.08%) Front Office
4 188 (28.53%) Investment Banking
5 82 (12.44%) Retail
6 77 (11.68%) Retail Banking
7 54 (8.19%) Back Office
8 17 (2.58%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.21%) Prime Brokerage
10 7 (1.06%) Publishing
11 6 (0.91%) Marketing
11 6 (0.91%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.76%) Electronics
12 5 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.61%) French Language
14 3 (0.46%) German Language
14 3 (0.46%) Law
15 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.15%) Advertising
16 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 305 (46.28%) Developer
2 188 (28.53%) Java Developer
3 137 (20.79%) Analyst
4 90 (13.66%) Applications Support
5 66 (10.02%) Support Analyst
6 51 (7.74%) Business Analyst
7 47 (7.13%) Senior Developer
8 43 (6.53%) C++ Developer
9 39 (5.92%) Applications Support Analyst
10 38 (5.77%) FIX Analyst
11 32 (4.86%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 31 (4.70%) SQL Developer
13 30 (4.55%) Core Java Developer
14 27 (4.10%) Support Engineer
15 25 (3.79%) Project Manager
16 24 (3.64%) C# Developer
17 22 (3.34%) Quantitative Project Manager
18 21 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
19 20 (3.03%) Applications Developer
19 20 (3.03%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (22.46%) XML
2 72 (10.93%) HTML
3 67 (10.17%) FpML
4 51 (7.74%) .NET
5 35 (5.31%) Spring
6 28 (4.25%) HTML5
7 26 (3.95%) J2SE
7 26 (3.95%) Java SE
8 24 (3.64%) REST
9 23 (3.49%) WPF
10 20 (3.03%) XML Schema
11 19 (2.88%) AngularJS
11 19 (2.88%) ASP.NET
11 19 (2.88%) SOAP
12 17 (2.58%) Hibernate
12 17 (2.58%) JMS
13 15 (2.28%) XSD
14 14 (2.12%) Middleware
15 13 (1.97%) WCF
16 12 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 156 (23.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 112 (17.00%) Equities
3 108 (16.39%) Fixed Income
4 81 (12.29%) Derivative
5 65 (9.86%) Fintech
6 46 (6.98%) SWIFT
7 40 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (4.70%) Algorithms
9 26 (3.95%) N-Tier
10 24 (3.64%) Hedge funds
11 22 (3.34%) Computer Science
12 18 (2.73%) Data Structures
13 17 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
14 15 (2.28%) Reference Data
15 11 (1.67%) Eurex
16 10 (1.52%) Credit Derivative
16 10 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
17 9 (1.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 5 (0.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 5 (0.76%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 208 (31.56%) Linux
2 183 (27.77%) Unix
3 92 (13.96%) Windows
4 32 (4.86%) Windows Server
5 19 (2.88%) CentOS
5 19 (2.88%) Solaris
6 14 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.21%) AIX
7 8 (1.21%) Debian
7 8 (1.21%) SUSE
7 8 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.46%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (31.41%) Low Latency
2 175 (26.56%) Multithreading
3 137 (20.79%) Electronic Trading
4 134 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (14.11%) Wealth Management
6 89 (13.51%) Asset Management
7 61 (9.26%) Business Analysis
8 58 (8.80%) TDD
9 54 (8.19%) Project Management
10 53 (8.04%) Concurrent Programming
11 52 (7.89%) Multithreaded Programming
12 43 (6.53%) Client Onboarding
13 42 (6.37%) Algorithmic Trading
14 40 (6.07%) Data Modelling
14 40 (6.07%) Unit Testing
15 38 (5.77%) Data Analysis
16 33 (5.01%) User Acceptance Testing
17 32 (4.86%) SDLC
18 30 (4.55%) Change Management
19 28 (4.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 308 (46.74%) Java
2 245 (37.18%) SQL
3 75 (11.38%) C++
4 73 (11.08%) JavaScript
5 67 (10.17%) C#
6 65 (9.86%) Python
7 59 (8.95%) Perl
8 39 (5.92%) Shell Script
9 24 (3.64%) T-SQL
10 19 (2.88%) Scala
11 18 (2.73%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.43%) PHP
13 13 (1.97%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.21%) Bourne shell
14 8 (1.21%) C-shell
14 8 (1.21%) Korn
14 8 (1.21%) Ruby
14 8 (1.21%) VB
14 8 (1.21%) VBA
15 7 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (7.28%) Degree
2 7 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.46%) CCIE
3 3 (0.46%) CCNP
3 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.30%) PMP
5 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.15%) RHCE
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.22%) ISO 20022
2 31 (4.70%) QA
3 30 (4.55%) MiFID
4 9 (1.37%) SLA
5 8 (1.21%) ISO 15022
6 7 (1.06%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.61%) EMIR
8 2 (0.30%) FATCA
9 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.30%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (3.64%) ITRS Geneos
2 16 (2.43%) Puppet
3 14 (2.12%) CFEngine
3 14 (2.12%) Nagios
4 10 (1.52%) Ansible
5 9 (1.37%) ZABBIX
6 8 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.61%) Graphite
7 4 (0.61%) Opsview
8 3 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.15%) MOM
Vendors
1 77 (11.68%) Oracle
2 39 (5.92%) Sybase
3 35 (5.31%) Bloomberg
4 28 (4.25%) ION Trading
5 26 (3.95%) Fidessa
5 26 (3.95%) TIBCO
6 25 (3.79%) Microsoft
7 22 (3.34%) Red Hat
8 19 (2.88%) Citrix
9 18 (2.73%) Reuters
9 18 (2.73%) Splunk
10 16 (2.43%) CQG
10 16 (2.43%) VMware
11 14 (2.12%) Charles River
12 13 (1.97%) IBM
13 11 (1.67%) GL TRADE
13 11 (1.67%) NYFIX
13 11 (1.67%) Patsystems
14 10 (1.52%) DevExpress
15 9 (1.37%) Perforce
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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UBS
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London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stream Search Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + beenfits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £550 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Benefits+ Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
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Spier Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum, Benefits 15% Flex and Company pension
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