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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 799 896 932
Rank change year-on-year +97 +36  
Permanent jobs citing FpML 84 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.095% 0.027% 0.039%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.070% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45 24 35
Median salary £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% +7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year +122.22% -  

FpML 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 36036 38317 42264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.97% 38.91% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30270 33297 36165
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

FpML
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing FpML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for FpML in the UK

FpML
Top 6 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 3 months to 24 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 +88 58 £70,000 -3.44% 2
London +64 58 £70,000 -3.44% 2
Northern Ireland - 26 £100,000 -
Belfast - 26 £100,000 -
County Antrim - 26 £100,000 -
City of London +29 13 £65,000 -10.34% 2

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing FpML 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 FpML.

1 77 (68.75%) XML
2 70 (62.50%) Finance
3 65 (58.04%) FIX Protocol
4 60 (53.57%) Java
5 56 (50.00%) SQL
6 48 (42.86%) Banking
7 42 (37.50%) Unix
8 40 (35.71%) ISO 20022
9 37 (33.04%) Relational Database
9 37 (33.04%) Spring
10 36 (32.14%) Data Analysis
11 34 (30.36%) Investment Banking
12 31 (27.68%) Business Analysis
13 30 (26.79%) Maven
14 28 (25.00%) Derivative
15 26 (23.21%) Back Office
15 26 (23.21%) Jenkins
16 25 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (21.43%) Asset Management
17 24 (21.43%) Oracle
18 23 (20.54%) UML
18 23 (20.54%) Workflow
19 22 (19.64%) MS Visio
20 21 (18.75%) Data Modelling
20 21 (18.75%) Murex
20 21 (18.75%) Data Governance
20 21 (18.75%) Murex MxML
21 19 (16.96%) Wealth Management
21 19 (16.96%) SWIFT
21 19 (16.96%) Workflow Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.04%) GemFire
2 4 (3.57%) Apache Qpid
2 4 (3.57%) Confluence
2 4 (3.57%) Lightstreamer
2 4 (3.57%) WebORB
3 2 (1.79%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.79%) JBoss
3 2 (1.79%) Mule
3 2 (1.79%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 22 (19.64%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
1 4 (3.57%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.07%) Intranet
2 6 (5.36%) SSL
3 4 (3.57%) Firewall
3 4 (3.57%) Internet
3 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.04%) Relational Database
2 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
3 18 (16.07%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (2.68%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.79%) MySQL
7 1 (0.89%) Big Data
7 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (26.79%) Maven
2 26 (23.21%) Jenkins
3 18 (16.07%) MagicDraw
3 18 (16.07%) Toad
3 18 (16.07%) XMLSpy
4 13 (11.61%) JIRA
5 12 (10.71%) Subversion
6 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
6 9 (8.04%) TeamCity
7 6 (5.36%) JUnit
8 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.57%) Spock
8 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.79%) jMock
General
1 70 (62.50%) Finance
2 48 (42.86%) Banking
3 34 (30.36%) Investment Banking
4 26 (23.21%) Back Office
5 18 (16.07%) Retail
5 18 (16.07%) Retail Banking
6 6 (5.36%) Front Office
7 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (44.64%) Developer
2 30 (26.79%) Analyst
3 25 (22.32%) Java Developer
4 18 (16.07%) Messaging Specialist
5 16 (14.29%) Murex Developer
5 16 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 14 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 13 (11.61%) Data Analyst
8 10 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.46%) Architect
10 5 (4.46%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Regulatory Business Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Technical Business Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Transformation Analyst
11 4 (3.57%) Applications Developer
12 3 (2.68%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (68.75%) XML
2 65 (58.04%) FIX Protocol
3 37 (33.04%) Spring
4 21 (18.75%) Murex MxML
5 19 (16.96%) HTML
6 18 (16.07%) Struts
6 18 (16.07%) XML Schema
7 17 (15.18%) XSD
8 15 (13.39%) JMS
9 13 (11.61%) JDBC
10 11 (9.82%) Web Services
11 10 (8.93%) JSON
12 9 (8.04%) RESTful
12 9 (8.04%) Spring MVC
13 7 (6.25%) HTML5
13 7 (6.25%) XSLT
14 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
14 6 (5.36%) REST
15 4 (3.57%) Gherkin
15 4 (3.57%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.00%) Derivative
2 19 (16.96%) SWIFT
3 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.04%) Virtual Team
5 8 (7.14%) Fintech
5 8 (7.14%) Fixed Income
6 4 (3.57%) ASIC
7 2 (1.79%) Equities
7 2 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.89%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 42 (37.50%) Unix
2 14 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.14%) Data Analysis
2 31 (27.68%) Business Analysis
3 25 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (21.43%) Asset Management
5 23 (20.54%) UML
5 23 (20.54%) Workflow
6 21 (18.75%) Data Governance
6 21 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 19 (16.96%) Wealth Management
7 19 (16.96%) Workflow Development
8 18 (16.07%) Requirements Analysis
9 15 (13.39%) Multithreading
10 14 (12.50%) Code Coverage
10 14 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
10 14 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 14 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 13 (11.61%) Fund Management
12 11 (9.82%) Scrum
13 10 (8.93%) EAI
14 9 (8.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) Java
2 56 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (16.96%) Perl
4 16 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.04%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.25%) C#
7 7 (6.25%) Python
8 6 (5.36%) C++
9 4 (3.57%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.57%) Ruby
9 4 (3.57%) Scala
10 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (35.71%) ISO 20022
2 8 (7.14%) ISO 15022
3 6 (5.36%) EMIR
4 4 (3.57%) MiFID
5 2 (1.79%) FATCA
6 1 (0.89%) PMO
6 1 (0.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (21.43%) Oracle
2 21 (18.75%) Murex
3 17 (15.18%) Sybase
4 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.79%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.89%) Citrix
6 1 (0.89%) Juniper
6 1 (0.89%) Solace
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago