Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of FXall products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FXall over the 6 months to 13 December 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 FXall (FX Alliance).

FXall
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1058 1195 1200
Rank change year-on-year +137 +5 +93
Permanent jobs citing FXall 75 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.011% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 72 6 22
UK median annual salary £52,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £48,750 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £101,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 - £60,000

FXall 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 68,171 79,690 81,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.69% 44.35% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 52,584 61,710 65,551
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

FXall
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FXall in the UK

FXall
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FXall in the UK

FXall
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FXall over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for FXall in the UK

FXall
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FXall within the UK over the 6 months to 13 December 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
London +128 74 £52,500 -25.00% 6
England +115 74 £52,500 -25.00% 6
Northern Ireland - 1 £62,500 -
UK excluding London - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing FXall 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 FXall.

1 73 (97.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 72 (96.00%) Finance
3 71 (94.67%) Front Office
4 68 (90.67%) Fixed Income
5 67 (89.33%) Equities
5 67 (89.33%) Asset Management
6 62 (82.67%) Bloomberg
6 62 (82.67%) C#
7 61 (81.33%) SQL
8 60 (80.00%) Derivative
8 60 (80.00%) thinkFolio
9 58 (77.33%) Reuters
10 54 (72.00%) Investment Management
11 53 (70.67%) Banking
12 52 (69.33%) Tradeweb
13 51 (68.00%) Investment Banking
14 50 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
15 49 (65.33%) Hedge funds
16 48 (64.00%) Python
17 46 (61.33%) Java
18 45 (60.00%) Wealth Management
18 45 (60.00%) MarketAxess
19 43 (57.33%) SQL Server
20 42 (56.00%) Degree
21 40 (53.33%) Computer Science
21 40 (53.33%) Tomcat
22 39 (52.00%) Apache
22 39 (52.00%) Oracle
22 39 (52.00%) C++
22 39 (52.00%) Perl

FXall
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 40 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 39 (52.00%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 60 (80.00%) thinkFolio
2 21 (28.00%) Eagle PACE
3 17 (22.67%) Front Arena
4 12 (16.00%) Markit EDM
5 10 (13.33%) Bloomberg AIM
Cloud Services
1 38 (50.67%) SaaS
2 21 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.33%) Office 365
4 2 (2.67%) npm
4 2 (2.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) DHCP
1 7 (9.33%) DNS
1 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.67%) FTP
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.67%) SMTP
2 2 (2.67%) Telnet
2 2 (2.67%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (57.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) KDB
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) TeamCity
2 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
3 11 (14.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (12.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (9.33%) MSI
7 4 (5.33%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.67%) JIRA
8 2 (2.67%) JUnit
8 2 (2.67%) Maven
8 2 (2.67%) Subversion
General
1 72 (96.00%) Finance
2 71 (94.67%) Front Office
3 53 (70.67%) Banking
4 51 (68.00%) Investment Banking
5 39 (52.00%) French Language
5 39 (52.00%) German Language
5 39 (52.00%) Italian Language
6 32 (42.67%) Spanish Language
7 8 (10.67%) Back Office
8 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 48 (64.00%) Applications Support
3 43 (57.33%) Applications Engineer
3 43 (57.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 22 (29.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 22 (29.33%) Senior Applications Support
4 22 (29.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 12 (16.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Architect
6 8 (10.67%) AWS Architect
6 8 (10.67%) Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (8.00%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.67%) AWS Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.33%) Support Team Leader
10 4 (5.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (14.67%) .NET
3 10 (13.33%) Web Services
4 7 (9.33%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.67%) Akka
5 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 2 (2.67%) HTML5
5 2 (2.67%) JSON
5 2 (2.67%) Kafka
5 2 (2.67%) React
5 2 (2.67%) Redux
5 2 (2.67%) REST
5 2 (2.67%) Spring
5 2 (2.67%) Spring Boot
5 2 (2.67%) WPF
5 2 (2.67%) Zuul
6 1 (1.33%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (97.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 68 (90.67%) Fixed Income
3 67 (89.33%) Equities
4 60 (80.00%) Derivative
5 49 (65.33%) Hedge funds
6 10 (13.33%) Exotic Derivative
7 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (9.33%) Fat Client
7 7 (9.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 12 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (14.67%) Linux
3 11 (14.67%) Unix
4 7 (9.33%) Windows 10
4 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.67%) AIX
5 5 (6.67%) CentOS
5 5 (6.67%) Fedora
5 5 (6.67%) HPUX
5 5 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (89.33%) Asset Management
2 54 (72.00%) Investment Management
3 45 (60.00%) Wealth Management
4 40 (53.33%) Computer Science
5 15 (20.00%) DevOps
5 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (10.67%) TDD
9 7 (9.33%) Application Packaging
9 7 (9.33%) Task Automation
10 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.67%) Microservices
10 5 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.33%) ITIL
11 4 (5.33%) Process Improvement
11 4 (5.33%) Technical Leadership
12 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 62 (82.67%) C#
2 61 (81.33%) SQL
3 48 (64.00%) Python
4 46 (61.33%) Java
5 39 (52.00%) Bash Shell
5 39 (52.00%) Bourne shell
5 39 (52.00%) C++
5 39 (52.00%) Korn
5 39 (52.00%) Perl
5 39 (52.00%) Ruby
6 18 (24.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.67%) VB
8 2 (2.67%) ES6
8 2 (2.67%) Java 8
8 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (56.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) SCCM
2 5 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 62 (82.67%) Bloomberg
2 58 (77.33%) Reuters
3 52 (69.33%) Tradeweb
4 45 (60.00%) MarketAxess
5 39 (52.00%) Oracle
6 21 (28.00%) Calypso
6 21 (28.00%) Charles River
7 18 (24.00%) Eze Software Group
7 18 (24.00%) ION Trading
8 17 (22.67%) SimCorp
9 7 (9.33%) Citrix
9 7 (9.33%) FactSet
10 6 (8.00%) Currenex
10 6 (8.00%) Fidessa
11 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.67%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.33%) Microsoft