Period
to 17 August 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Prime Brokerage in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Prime Brokerage over the 6 months to 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Prime Brokerage
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1126 1210 1261
Rank change year-on-year +84 +51 -31
Permanent jobs citing Prime Brokerage 45 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.019% 0.014%
As % of the General category 0.060% 0.043% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 19
UK median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,475 £56,250 £55,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £142,500 £104,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,000 - £50,000

Prime Brokerage is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 75252 85645 96810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.74% 43.26% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55931 70060 76552
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.57% +2.35% -

Prime Brokerage
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Prime Brokerage in the UK

Prime Brokerage
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Prime Brokerage in the UK

Prime Brokerage
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Prime Brokerage over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Prime Brokerage in the UK

Prime Brokerage
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Prime Brokerage within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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 +93 31 £85,000 +30.77% 2
London +34 31 £85,000 +30.77% 2
UK excluding London +75 14 £31,000 - 1
Scotland +24 7 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 7 £31,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing Prime Brokerage 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 Prime Brokerage.

1 31 (68.89%) Java
1 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) Banking
4 14 (31.11%) TDD
5 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
6 11 (24.44%) Equities
7 10 (22.22%) OO
7 10 (22.22%) SQL
7 10 (22.22%) Oracle
7 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.00%) SOAP
8 9 (20.00%) HTML
8 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
9 8 (17.78%) Sybase
9 8 (17.78%) Windows
10 7 (15.56%) Unix
10 7 (15.56%) C#
10 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
10 7 (15.56%) Front Office
10 7 (15.56%) Spring
10 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (15.56%) Electronic Trading
11 6 (13.33%) Hedge funds
11 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (13.33%) XML
11 6 (13.33%) JMS
12 5 (11.11%) Project Management
12 5 (11.11%) REST
12 5 (11.11%) Low Latency

Prime Brokerage
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 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) IIS
1 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.44%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Banking
3 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (15.56%) Front Office
5 3 (6.67%) Back Office
5 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.44%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
7 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) IT Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Java Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Java Team Leader
4 6 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Core Java Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Prime Brokerage Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Head of Technology
6 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Technology Director
7 2 (4.44%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) HTML
1 9 (20.00%) SOAP
2 7 (15.56%) Spring
3 6 (13.33%) JMS
3 6 (13.33%) XML
4 5 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (11.11%) REST
5 4 (8.89%) jQuery
5 4 (8.89%) Middleware
5 4 (8.89%) RESTful
6 3 (6.67%) .NET
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Equities
2 6 (13.33%) Hedge funds
3 4 (8.89%) Virtual Team
4 3 (6.67%) Derivative
4 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) SWIFT
5 2 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Unix
3 4 (8.89%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) TDD
3 10 (22.22%) OO
4 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (15.56%) Electronic Trading
5 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
6 5 (11.11%) SDLC
6 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) Functional Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Microservices
7 4 (8.89%) SOA
8 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.67%) Collateral Management
8 3 (6.67%) Data Management
8 3 (6.67%) Data Transformation
8 3 (6.67%) Fund Accounting
8 3 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) C#
3 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Scala
5 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.44%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.44%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle
3 8 (17.78%) Sybase
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 2 (4.44%) Sun
4 2 (4.44%) TIBCO