Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Spread Betting
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1084 1133 1126
Rank change year-on-year +49 -7 +62
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 72 58 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.033% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.099% 0.074% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 109
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +23.81%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,750 £49,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% -13.04% +27.78%

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

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72,931 78,573 82,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.80% 44.47% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 56,359 59,191 67,963
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 22 September 2018.

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 6 months to 22 September 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 +62 72 £65,000 +8.33% 8
London +58 68 £65,000 +8.33% 7
UK excluding London +11 4 £46,250 -7.50% 1
East of England +5 2 £61,250 +22.50% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
South East - 1 £22,000 -
North of England - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting.

1 33 (45.83%) MongoDB
2 32 (44.44%) C#
3 30 (41.67%) .NET
4 29 (40.28%) RabbitMQ
5 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (37.50%) REST
7 26 (36.11%) Software Engineering
8 25 (34.72%) JSON
9 24 (33.33%) WCF
9 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (31.94%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (31.94%) Finance
11 22 (30.56%) Python
12 21 (29.17%) OO
12 21 (29.17%) HTML
12 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
12 21 (29.17%) CSS
13 19 (26.39%) MVC
13 19 (26.39%) SignalR
13 19 (26.39%) WebSockets
13 19 (26.39%) Unit Testing
13 19 (26.39%) Web Development
13 19 (26.39%) Push Notifications
14 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (25.00%) MVVM
14 18 (25.00%) Backbone.js
14 18 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
14 18 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
15 17 (23.61%) SQL

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 23 (31.94%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (19.44%) CMS
3 9 (12.50%) Apache Spark
4 4 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MetaTrader
2 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.56%) IaaS
2 4 (5.56%) PaaS
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.39%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) Internet
2 6 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) MongoDB
2 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.28%) NoSQL
4 10 (13.89%) Aerospike
4 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (13.89%) Redis
5 9 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (6.94%) Big Data
9 4 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (4.17%) MySQL
11 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.39%) Power BI
12 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.94%) Subversion
3 3 (4.17%) JIRA
4 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.78%) Maven
4 2 (2.78%) NUnit
5 1 (1.39%) Ant
5 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.39%) Gradle
5 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.39%) JUnit
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.39%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) Senior Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (18.06%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Python Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (9.72%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) C# Pricing Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Pricing Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Data Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Graduate
7 5 (6.94%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) .NET
2 29 (40.28%) RabbitMQ
3 27 (37.50%) REST
4 25 (34.72%) JSON
5 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (33.33%) WCF
6 21 (29.17%) CSS
6 21 (29.17%) HTML
7 19 (26.39%) SignalR
7 19 (26.39%) WebSockets
8 18 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (25.00%) Backbone.js
8 18 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 15 (20.83%) jQuery
9 15 (20.83%) Middleware
10 13 (18.06%) Ajax
10 13 (18.06%) AppFabric
10 13 (18.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (13.89%) Private Cloud
3 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 8 (11.11%) Contract for Difference
5 5 (6.94%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.94%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.94%) Market Risk
6 4 (5.56%) Public Cloud
7 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.78%) Clustering
8 2 (2.78%) Derivative
8 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.39%) Fintech
9 1 (1.39%) iPad
9 1 (1.39%) iPhone
9 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) CentOS
2 4 (5.56%) Debian
2 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 4 (5.56%) VMS
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.11%) Software Engineering
3 21 (29.17%) OO
4 19 (26.39%) MVC
4 19 (26.39%) Push Notifications
4 19 (26.39%) Unit Testing
4 19 (26.39%) Web Development
5 18 (25.00%) MVVM
6 17 (23.61%) Multithreading
6 17 (23.61%) Test Automation
7 15 (20.83%) Open Source
8 14 (19.44%) Content Management
8 14 (19.44%) Front End Development
8 14 (19.44%) Release Automation
9 13 (18.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 13 (18.06%) Data Analysis
9 13 (18.06%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (18.06%) Performance Testing
9 13 (18.06%) Software Delivery
10 8 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) C#
2 22 (30.56%) Python
3 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 17 (23.61%) SQL
5 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.33%) F#
7 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.56%) R
7 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.17%) Java
9 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.78%) C++
9 2 (2.78%) Perl
10 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.39%) Java 8
10 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.78%) MCSA
2 2 (2.78%) MCSE
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.78%) MOS
3 1 (1.39%) CCNA
3 1 (1.39%) CCNP
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) PMO
2 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Docker
2 4 (5.56%) iptables
2 4 (5.56%) KVM
2 4 (5.56%) QEMU
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Ansible
1 4 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (1.39%) Graphite
3 1 (1.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Google
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) Tableau
4 4 (5.56%) Splunk
4 4 (5.56%) VMware
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle
6 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix
7 1 (1.39%) TIBCO