The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spread Betting in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spread Betting over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spread Betting
UK
Rank 817 874 855
Rank change year-on-year +57 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 32 72 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.070% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.100% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 91
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £19,500
% change year-on-year +16.66% +130.76%  

Spread Betting is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32135 41971 40907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.37% 40.92% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25861 33549 32317
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Spread Betting
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Spread Betting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Spread Betting in the UK

Spread Betting
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Spread Betting in the UK

Spread Betting
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spread Betting over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Spread Betting in the UK

Spread Betting
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spread Betting within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 30 £65,000 - 4
London +41 27 £67,500 +1.88% 3
City of London +48 5 £70,000 -30.00% 1
East of England +32 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Hertfordshire +17 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
St Albans - 3 £52,500 - 1
Northwood - 1 £40,000 -

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting.

1 51 (57.30%) Finance
2 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (50.56%) C#
3 41 (46.07%) .NET
4 35 (39.33%) AngularJS
5 30 (33.71%) Software Engineering
6 29 (32.58%) Web Development
7 28 (31.46%) SQL
8 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET
9 23 (25.84%) MVC
10 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (21.35%) SignalR
11 19 (21.35%) TypeScript
12 17 (19.10%) Grunt
12 17 (19.10%) User Experience
12 17 (19.10%) Banking
13 16 (17.98%) CMS
13 16 (17.98%) Degree
14 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
14 14 (15.73%) OO
14 14 (15.73%) HTML
14 14 (15.73%) Java
14 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
15 13 (14.61%) CSS
15 13 (14.61%) WebSockets
15 13 (14.61%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (13.48%) RabbitMQ
16 12 (13.48%) Linux
16 12 (13.48%) Scrum
17 11 (12.36%) SEO

Spread Betting
Top Related 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 16 (17.98%) CMS
2 11 (12.36%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (11.24%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.25%) Confluence
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) SugarCRM
5 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.37%) GitHub
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Firewall
1 3 (3.37%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) Multicast
3 1 (1.12%) BGP
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.12%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.12%) Network Security
3 1 (1.12%) OSPF
3 1 (1.12%) PBX
3 1 (1.12%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (10.11%) Redis
4 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.37%) KDB
8 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (2.25%) Couchbase
9 2 (2.25%) OLAP
9 2 (2.25%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.12%) DB2
10 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Grunt
2 11 (12.36%) Selenium
3 7 (7.87%) JIRA
4 3 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.37%) VTune
5 2 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.25%) git-flow
5 2 (2.25%) Gradle
5 2 (2.25%) JUnit
5 2 (2.25%) VersionOne
6 1 (1.12%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (57.30%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Banking
3 9 (10.11%) Games
3 9 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.62%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Marketing
5 2 (2.25%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.25%) Front Office
5 2 (2.25%) German Language
5 2 (2.25%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.12%) Advertising
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (74.16%) Developer
2 29 (32.58%) C# Developer
3 15 (16.85%) Programmer
4 12 (13.48%) Angular Developer
4 12 (13.48%) C# Programmer
5 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.24%) SQL Developer
6 9 (10.11%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (10.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Python Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (5.62%) iOS Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Agile Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 3 (3.37%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.07%) .NET
2 35 (39.33%) AngularJS
3 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET
4 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (21.35%) SignalR
6 14 (15.73%) HTML
7 13 (14.61%) CSS
7 13 (14.61%) WebSockets
8 12 (13.48%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (11.24%) Sass
10 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (8.99%) HTML5
11 6 (6.74%) Ajax
11 6 (6.74%) Backbone.js
11 6 (6.74%) PhoneGap
12 5 (5.62%) CSS3
12 5 (5.62%) REST
13 3 (3.37%) JSON
13 3 (3.37%) RESTful
13 3 (3.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) User Experience
2 11 (12.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.62%) iPad
3 5 (5.62%) iPhone
3 5 (5.62%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.49%) Derivative
4 4 (4.49%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.37%) Contract for Difference
5 3 (3.37%) Social Media
6 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.25%) Fintech
6 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.25%) Wiki
6 2 (2.25%) Xbox
7 1 (1.12%) Clustering
7 1 (1.12%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Linux
2 6 (6.74%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.37%) Solaris
4 3 (3.37%) Unix
4 3 (3.37%) Windows
5 2 (2.25%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.71%) Software Engineering
3 29 (32.58%) Web Development
4 23 (25.84%) MVC
5 14 (15.73%) OO
6 13 (14.61%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (13.48%) Scrum
8 11 (12.36%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (12.36%) SEO
8 11 (12.36%) Web Testing
9 10 (11.24%) Load Testing
10 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
10 9 (10.11%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.99%) Analytics
11 8 (8.99%) Open Source
12 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.87%) High-Frequency Trading
12 7 (7.87%) Low Latency
12 7 (7.87%) Mobile Development
13 6 (6.74%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) C#
2 28 (31.46%) SQL
3 19 (21.35%) TypeScript
4 14 (15.73%) Java
4 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.24%) Python
6 8 (8.99%) Haskell
7 7 (7.87%) Go
8 6 (6.74%) Scala
9 5 (5.62%) Apple Swift
9 5 (5.62%) C++
9 5 (5.62%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.49%) Erlang
10 4 (4.49%) F#
11 3 (3.37%) PHP
12 2 (2.25%) ES6
12 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.12%) ML
13 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (17.98%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.37%) CCNP
4 1 (1.12%) CCIE
4 1 (1.12%) CCNA
4 1 (1.12%) ISEB
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Grafana
1 6 (6.74%) Graphite
2 2 (2.25%) HockeyApp
3 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco
3 3 (3.37%) Google
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe
5 1 (1.12%) Arista
5 1 (1.12%) Avaya
5 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.12%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.12%) F5
5 1 (1.12%) Mitel
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.12%) Sybase
5 1 (1.12%) Veritas
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