Period
to 22 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ION Trading over the 6 months to 22 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 ION Trading.

ION Trading
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1123 1086 1228
Rank change year-on-year -37 +142 -33
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 66 98 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.057% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.13% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 62 65 43
UK median annual salary £77,500 £85,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +61.90% -30.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £122,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

ION Trading 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 79,602 75,439 93,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.87% 44.05% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 62,790 60,749 76,352
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
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%

ION Trading
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ION Trading in the UK

ION Trading
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ION Trading in the UK

ION Trading
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ION Trading over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for ION Trading in the UK

ION Trading
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
London -39 66 £77,500 -8.82% 7
England -64 66 £77,500 -8.82% 7

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading.

1 48 (72.73%) Finance
2 42 (63.64%) Fixed Income
3 41 (62.12%) Front Office
4 36 (54.55%) Bloomberg
4 36 (54.55%) Electronic Trading
5 32 (48.48%) Banking
6 31 (46.97%) SQL
7 29 (43.94%) ION MarketView
8 25 (37.88%) Java
8 25 (37.88%) Unix
9 23 (34.85%) FIX Protocol
10 20 (30.30%) Fidessa
11 17 (25.76%) Reuters
11 17 (25.76%) Python
12 16 (24.24%) Linux
12 16 (24.24%) Perl
13 15 (22.73%) Low Latency
14 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
14 14 (21.21%) Solaris
15 13 (19.70%) Windows
15 13 (19.70%) Red Hat
15 13 (19.70%) Eurex
15 13 (19.70%) Patsystems
16 12 (18.18%) Derivative
16 12 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 12 (18.18%) CQG
17 11 (16.67%) Games
17 11 (16.67%) SUSE
17 11 (16.67%) Debian
17 11 (16.67%) TIBCO

ION Trading
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 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) DataSynapse
2 1 (1.52%) Mongoose
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.52%) Mingle
1 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (43.94%) ION MarketView
2 9 (13.64%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 8 (12.12%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 2 (3.03%) RMDS
5 1 (1.52%) Infor CloudSuite
5 1 (1.52%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (1.52%) Infor M3
5 1 (1.52%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (1.52%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) SAN
2 3 (4.55%) DHCP
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) BGP
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) FIX Connectivity
3 2 (3.03%) Multicast
3 2 (3.03%) NAS
3 2 (3.03%) OSPF
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Blockchain
3 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
2 1 (1.52%) Robot Framework
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 48 (72.73%) Finance
2 41 (62.12%) Front Office
3 32 (48.48%) Banking
4 11 (16.67%) Games
5 7 (10.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Back Office
6 1 (1.52%) Billing
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Developer
1 21 (31.82%) Java Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Applications Support
3 13 (19.70%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 13 (19.70%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Electronic Trading Support
5 8 (12.12%) Linux Support
6 6 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
7 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.58%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Junior
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Unix Support
9 3 (4.55%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (16.67%) Rendezvous
3 9 (13.64%) TIBCO EMS
3 9 (13.64%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (4.55%) HTML
4 3 (4.55%) HTML5
5 2 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (3.03%) React
6 1 (1.52%) .NET
6 1 (1.52%) Ajax
6 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.52%) EDI
6 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.52%) JMS
6 1 (1.52%) JPA
6 1 (1.52%) Middleware
6 1 (1.52%) Murex MxML
6 1 (1.52%) WPF
6 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (63.64%) Fixed Income
2 13 (19.70%) Eurex
3 12 (18.18%) Derivative
3 12 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.58%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (6.06%) Equities
7 2 (3.03%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.03%) Exotic Derivative
7 2 (3.03%) Fintech
7 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.52%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.52%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.52%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Unix
2 16 (24.24%) Linux
3 14 (21.21%) Solaris
4 13 (19.70%) Windows
5 11 (16.67%) CentOS
5 11 (16.67%) Debian
5 11 (16.67%) SUSE
6 9 (13.64%) Ubuntu
7 7 (10.61%) Fedora
8 5 (7.58%) Windows 10
8 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
8 5 (7.58%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
8 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.03%) AIX
9 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Electronic Trading
2 15 (22.73%) Low Latency
3 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.09%) Client Onboarding
5 5 (7.58%) ITIL
6 4 (6.06%) Greeks
6 4 (6.06%) Scrum
7 3 (4.55%) Change Management
7 3 (4.55%) DevOps
7 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.55%) SDLC
8 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.03%) Migration
8 2 (3.03%) OO
8 2 (3.03%) Project Management
8 2 (3.03%) Service Management
8 2 (3.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) SQL
2 25 (37.88%) Java
3 17 (25.76%) Python
4 16 (24.24%) Perl
5 11 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.55%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.03%) Bourne shell
8 2 (3.03%) C#
8 2 (3.03%) C-shell
8 2 (3.03%) Groovy
8 2 (3.03%) Java 8
8 2 (3.03%) Korn
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) Ruby
8 2 (3.03%) Scala
9 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) CCNA
1 2 (3.03%) CCNP
1 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
1 2 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
1 2 (3.03%) RHCE
1 2 (3.03%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Ansible
2 2 (3.03%) Nagios
2 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.52%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 36 (54.55%) Bloomberg
2 20 (30.30%) Fidessa
3 17 (25.76%) Reuters
4 13 (19.70%) Patsystems
4 13 (19.70%) Red Hat
5 12 (18.18%) CQG
6 11 (16.67%) TIBCO
7 10 (15.15%) GL TRADE
8 9 (13.64%) IBM
8 9 (13.64%) Oracle
9 8 (12.12%) Algorithmics
10 3 (4.55%) Citrix
10 3 (4.55%) EccoWare
10 3 (4.55%) NYFIX
10 3 (4.55%) Tradeweb
10 3 (4.55%) Wallstreet Suite
11 2 (3.03%) Cisco
11 2 (3.03%) Infor
11 2 (3.03%) Trayport
11 2 (3.03%) VMware