Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1046 1095 1237
Rank change year-on-year +49 +142 -35
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 138 84 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.048% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.11% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 65 61 46
UK median annual salary £80,000 £85,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +47.83% -17.86%
10th Percentile £53,500 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £122,500 £73,125
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 78,359 75,945 96,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.63% 43.79% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 62,088 61,043 78,626
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 19 February 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 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 +52 138 £80,000 -5.88% 3
London +46 138 £80,000 -5.88% 3

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 108 (78.26%) Finance
2 94 (68.12%) Banking
3 88 (63.77%) Front Office
4 71 (51.45%) Investment Banking
5 68 (49.28%) Unix
6 64 (46.38%) Fixed Income
7 63 (45.65%) Asset Management
7 63 (45.65%) Retail Banking
7 63 (45.65%) Wealth Management
8 59 (42.75%) ION MarketView
8 59 (42.75%) SQL
9 44 (31.88%) Java
10 41 (29.71%) Electronic Trading
11 40 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (26.81%) Bloomberg
13 34 (24.64%) Windows
14 33 (23.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 32 (23.19%) ITIL
16 25 (18.12%) Process Improvement
17 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (14.49%) Fidessa
18 20 (14.49%) Computer Science
19 19 (13.77%) FIX Protocol
19 19 (13.77%) Low Latency
20 18 (13.04%) Reuters
20 18 (13.04%) Python
20 18 (13.04%) Perl
21 16 (11.59%) Games
21 16 (11.59%) Sybase
21 16 (11.59%) Linux

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 4 (2.90%) Apache
2 3 (2.17%) Confluence
2 3 (2.17%) DataSynapse
3 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.72%) Mongoose
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.72%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 59 (42.75%) ION MarketView
2 8 (5.80%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 6 (4.35%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 2 (1.45%) RMDS
5 1 (0.72%) Infor CloudSuite
5 1 (0.72%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.72%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.80%) SAN
2 4 (2.90%) BGP
2 4 (2.90%) Firewall
2 4 (2.90%) Multicast
2 4 (2.90%) NAS
2 4 (2.90%) OSPF
3 3 (2.17%) DHCP
3 3 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.07%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.17%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.72%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.72%) Informix
5 1 (0.72%) KDB
5 1 (0.72%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.45%) Maven
3 1 (0.72%) Ant
3 1 (0.72%) Gradle
3 1 (0.72%) Mockito
3 1 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 108 (78.26%) Finance
2 94 (68.12%) Banking
3 88 (63.77%) Front Office
4 71 (51.45%) Investment Banking
5 63 (45.65%) Retail Banking
6 16 (11.59%) Games
7 2 (1.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (28.99%) Developer
1 40 (28.99%) Java Developer
2 32 (23.19%) Analyst
3 31 (22.46%) Applications Support
4 30 (21.74%) Support Analyst
5 24 (17.39%) IT Analyst
5 24 (17.39%) IT Support
5 24 (17.39%) IT Support Analyst
6 17 (12.32%) Applications Support Analyst
6 17 (12.32%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 17 (12.32%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 16 (11.59%) Credit Analyst
8 15 (10.87%) FX Support Analyst
9 13 (9.42%) Automation Engineer
9 13 (9.42%) Configuration Engineer
10 11 (7.97%) Electronic Trading Support
11 10 (7.25%) Front Office Developer
12 7 (5.07%) Senior Developer
12 7 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (4.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (9.42%) Rendezvous
2 13 (9.42%) RESTful
2 13 (9.42%) TIBCO EMS
3 12 (8.70%) Ultra Messaging
4 6 (4.35%) XML
5 5 (3.62%) XSD
5 5 (3.62%) XSLT
6 3 (2.17%) HTML
6 3 (2.17%) HTML5
7 2 (1.45%) Apache Camel
7 2 (1.45%) CSS
7 2 (1.45%) JMS
7 2 (1.45%) React
8 1 (0.72%) .NET
8 1 (0.72%) EDI
8 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.72%) Middleware
8 1 (0.72%) Spring
8 1 (0.72%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 64 (46.38%) Fixed Income
2 40 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (23.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (14.49%) Computer Science
5 13 (9.42%) N-Tier
6 12 (8.70%) Eurex
7 11 (7.97%) Derivative
8 5 (3.62%) Data Centre
8 5 (3.62%) Equities
8 5 (3.62%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (2.90%) Fintech
10 3 (2.17%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (2.17%) Grid Computing
10 3 (2.17%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (1.45%) Exotic Derivative
11 2 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.72%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (0.72%) OTC Derivatives
12 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (49.28%) Unix
2 34 (24.64%) Windows
3 16 (11.59%) Linux
4 15 (10.87%) Solaris
5 11 (7.97%) CentOS
5 11 (7.97%) Debian
5 11 (7.97%) SUSE
6 5 (3.62%) Fedora
6 5 (3.62%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.62%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.62%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.62%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.90%) AIX
7 4 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (45.65%) Asset Management
1 63 (45.65%) Wealth Management
2 41 (29.71%) Electronic Trading
3 32 (23.19%) ITIL
4 25 (18.12%) Process Improvement
5 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (13.77%) Low Latency
7 15 (10.87%) OO
7 15 (10.87%) Release Management
8 14 (10.14%) Business Development
8 14 (10.14%) Capacity Management
8 14 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (10.14%) Multithreaded Programming
8 14 (10.14%) Multithreading
8 14 (10.14%) Programme Management
8 14 (10.14%) Strategic Thinking
9 13 (9.42%) Functional Programming
9 13 (9.42%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (9.42%) SDLC
9 13 (9.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (42.75%) SQL
2 44 (31.88%) Java
3 18 (13.04%) Perl
3 18 (13.04%) Python
4 9 (6.52%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.80%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.07%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.90%) Bourne shell
7 4 (2.90%) C-shell
7 4 (2.90%) Korn
7 4 (2.90%) PHP
8 3 (2.17%) Scala
8 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.45%) C#
9 2 (1.45%) C++
9 2 (1.45%) Groovy
9 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 15 (10.87%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) CCNA
2 4 (2.90%) CCNP
2 4 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.90%) RHCE
2 4 (2.90%) RHCSA
3 2 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) Ansible
1 4 (2.90%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (2.90%) Nagios
1 4 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.90%) Puppet
1 4 (2.90%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (26.81%) Bloomberg
2 20 (14.49%) Fidessa
3 18 (13.04%) Reuters
4 16 (11.59%) Murex
4 16 (11.59%) Sybase
5 14 (10.14%) TIBCO
6 11 (7.97%) Patsystems
6 11 (7.97%) Red Hat
7 10 (7.25%) CQG
7 10 (7.25%) GL TRADE
8 7 (5.07%) Oracle
9 6 (4.35%) Algorithmics
9 6 (4.35%) IBM
10 5 (3.62%) EccoWare
10 5 (3.62%) NYFIX
11 4 (2.90%) Cisco
11 4 (2.90%) Juniper
11 4 (2.90%) VMware
11 4 (2.90%) Wallstreet Suite
12 3 (2.17%) Tradeweb