Period
to 21 August 2017

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 6 months to 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Spread Betting
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1132 1128 1126
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 55 131 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.066% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.073% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 52 115 146
UK median annual salary £61,250 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.77% +23.81% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,800 £50,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £84,375 £87,500 £69,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% - -18.18%

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 75389 82088 89961
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.83% 41.65% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57354 67162 71692
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Spread Betting
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Spread Betting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Spread Betting in the UK

Spread Betting
Top 5 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 6 months to 21 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 +9 52 £62,500 -3.85% 18
London -12 45 £65,000 - 16
UK excluding London +76 10 £46,250 +2.78% 2
East of England +7 7 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Scotland - 3 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 33 (60.00%) Finance
2 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.91%) C#
3 17 (30.91%) .NET
4 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 15 (27.27%) HTML
5 14 (25.45%) CSS
6 12 (21.82%) Banking
7 10 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
9 8 (14.55%) OO
9 8 (14.55%) CCNP
9 8 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (14.55%) Cisco
9 8 (14.55%) Firewall
9 8 (14.55%) Contract for Difference
9 8 (14.55%) Android
9 8 (14.55%) Apple iOS
9 8 (14.55%) iOS Development
9 8 (14.55%) Low Latency
10 7 (12.73%) High Availability
10 7 (12.73%) JIRA
10 7 (12.73%) MVC
10 7 (12.73%) Scrum
10 7 (12.73%) Linux
10 7 (12.73%) Java
11 6 (10.91%) SQL
11 6 (10.91%) VoIP
11 6 (10.91%) Microsoft

Spread Betting
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 6 (10.91%) Confluence
2 4 (7.27%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.64%) WordPress
4 1 (1.82%) Drupal
4 1 (1.82%) Kentico
4 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (10.91%) VoIP
3 5 (9.09%) Multicast
4 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.45%) Network Security
5 3 (5.45%) WAN
6 2 (3.64%) 802.11
6 2 (3.64%) BGP
6 2 (3.64%) BIG-IP
6 2 (3.64%) HSRP
6 2 (3.64%) IPsec
6 2 (3.64%) MPLS
6 2 (3.64%) OSPF
6 2 (3.64%) SSL
6 2 (3.64%) VLAN
6 2 (3.64%) VPLS
6 2 (3.64%) VPN
6 2 (3.64%) Wireless
7 1 (1.82%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) MSTest
3 3 (5.45%) Xcode
4 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.64%) NUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) TestNG
General
1 33 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Front Office
4 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.64%) Dutch Language
5 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.64%) German Language
5 2 (3.64%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.82%) Games
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) C# Developer
3 8 (14.55%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Applications Developer
3 8 (14.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Network Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) iOS Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) iOS Android Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.45%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 15 (27.27%) HTML
3 14 (25.45%) CSS
4 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.09%) WPF
6 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.27%) Cocoa
6 4 (7.27%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (7.27%) Core Animation
6 4 (7.27%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.45%) CSS3
7 3 (5.45%) HTML5
8 2 (3.64%) 802.1X
8 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.64%) REST
8 2 (3.64%) Sass
8 2 (3.64%) SignalR
8 2 (3.64%) Ultra Messaging
8 2 (3.64%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (14.55%) Contract for Difference
3 6 (10.91%) Fintech
4 5 (9.09%) Derivative
5 4 (7.27%) Animation
5 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (7.27%) Hedge funds
5 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.45%) Clustering
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.82%) Equities
7 1 (1.82%) User Experience
7 1 (1.82%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Android
1 8 (14.55%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.55%) iOS Development
2 8 (14.55%) Low Latency
2 8 (14.55%) OO
3 7 (12.73%) High Availability
3 7 (12.73%) MVC
3 7 (12.73%) Scrum
4 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.09%) Line Management
5 5 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 4 (7.27%) Analytics
6 4 (7.27%) Android Development
6 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.27%) Mobile Development
6 4 (7.27%) TDD
6 4 (7.27%) User Stories
7 3 (5.45%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (5.45%) RAD
7 3 (5.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) C#
2 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.73%) Java
4 6 (10.91%) SQL
5 4 (7.27%) Apple Swift
5 4 (7.27%) C++
5 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
5 4 (7.27%) Perl
5 4 (7.27%) Python
6 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.45%) VB
6 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.45%) VB6
7 1 (1.82%) ES6
7 1 (1.82%) Groovy
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) CCNP
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.64%) CCIE
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) MCSA
2 2 (3.64%) MCSE
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) MOS
3 1 (1.82%) CCDP
3 1 (1.82%) CCNA
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Basel III
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Juniper
3 3 (5.45%) Palo Alto
4 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.64%) F5
4 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.82%) Arista
5 1 (1.82%) Avaya
5 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.82%) Sybase