Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Prime Brokerage
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1135 1158 1274
Rank change year-on-year +23 +116 -36
Permanent jobs citing Prime Brokerage 42 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the General category 0.058% 0.041% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 17
UK median annual salary £65,000 £100,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +33.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £45,000 £65,000 £54,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £115,000 £123,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £37,500 -

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

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 71,851 70,460 88,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.32% 41.68% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 55,763 56,116 72,025
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Prime Brokerage in the UK

Prime Brokerage
Top 4 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 25 May 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 +7 41 £65,000 -35.00% 2
England +7 41 £65,000 -35.00% 2
UK excluding London +1 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Prime Brokerage 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 Prime Brokerage.

1 40 (95.24%) Finance
2 34 (80.95%) Java
3 27 (64.29%) Algorithmic Trading
4 26 (61.90%) Straight-Through Processing
5 23 (54.76%) Electronic Trading
5 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (54.76%) SaaS
5 23 (54.76%) Value-Added Service
6 18 (42.86%) TDD
6 18 (42.86%) Fintech
7 15 (35.71%) Banking
7 15 (35.71%) Investment Banking
7 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 13 (30.95%) FIX Protocol
8 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
8 13 (30.95%) Multithreaded Programming
8 13 (30.95%) FIX Connectivity
9 12 (28.57%) Web Development
9 12 (28.57%) OO
9 12 (28.57%) Front Office
9 12 (28.57%) Risk Management
10 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
10 11 (26.19%) Integration Testing
10 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
11 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 10 (23.81%) TeamCity
11 10 (23.81%) Investment Management
11 10 (23.81%) Maven
11 10 (23.81%) SQL
12 9 (21.43%) Financial Institution

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 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 23 (54.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (54.76%) Value-Added Service
2 13 (30.95%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 10 (23.81%) Maven
1 10 (23.81%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (95.24%) Finance
2 15 (35.71%) Banking
2 15 (35.71%) Investment Banking
3 12 (28.57%) Front Office
4 9 (21.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Support
5 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Technology Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) CSS
2 6 (14.29%) EJB
2 6 (14.29%) JMS
2 6 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (14.29%) REST
3 5 (11.90%) RESTful
3 5 (11.90%) Web Services
4 4 (9.52%) Sass
5 3 (7.14%) Ajax
5 3 (7.14%) HTML
5 3 (7.14%) jQuery
5 3 (7.14%) Kafka
5 3 (7.14%) React
5 3 (7.14%) Redux
5 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (7.14%) WebSockets
6 1 (2.38%) Angular 2
6 1 (2.38%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Fintech
2 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
3 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (19.05%) Equities
4 8 (19.05%) Virtual Team
5 7 (16.67%) Hedge funds
5 7 (16.67%) User Experience
6 6 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (14.29%) Derivative
7 5 (11.90%) Fixed Income
7 5 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (9.52%) Equity Risk
9 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
9 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
9 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
10 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Algorithmic Trading
2 26 (61.90%) Straight-Through Processing
3 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) Electronic Trading
4 18 (42.86%) TDD
5 13 (30.95%) Multithreaded Programming
5 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
6 12 (28.57%) OO
6 12 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 12 (28.57%) Web Development
7 11 (26.19%) Integration Testing
7 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
8 10 (23.81%) Investment Management
9 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (21.43%) Process Improvement
10 6 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
10 6 (14.29%) Low Latency
10 6 (14.29%) Microservices
10 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
10 6 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) C++
5 3 (7.14%) JSX
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) R
7 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle