Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FpML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FpML over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1176 1111 1264
Rank change year-on-year -65 +153 -51
Permanent jobs citing FpML 8 68 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.039% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.099% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 5 62 37
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £59,800 £51,375 £43,250
90th Percentile £79,000 £94,875 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £77,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +82.35% -

FpML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 71,640 68,477 81,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.81% 39.48% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 60,401 59,002 69,676
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

FpML
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FpML in the UK

FpML
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FpML in the UK

FpML
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FpML over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for FpML in the UK

FpML
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FpML within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 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 -61 8 £70,000 +7.69% 2
London -62 8 £70,000 +7.69% 2

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing FpML 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 FpML.

1 7 (87.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) Nagios
4 3 (37.50%) Fintech
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (25.00%) Front Office
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) XML Messaging
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion

FpML
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (87.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modeller
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) MAPI
3 1 (12.50%) Swagger
3 1 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (12.50%) XML Messaging
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fintech
1 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Domain Models
4 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Currenex
1 1 (12.50%) GoldenSource
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO