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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Spread Betting
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 877 892
Rank change year-on-year +28 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 25 83 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.080% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 73 87
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £46,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £58,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year +19.65% +172.09%  

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 35068 43947 45135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.91% 42.53% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28361 35566 35658
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Spread Betting in the UK

Spread Betting
Top 8 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 30 April 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 +49 21 £65,000 - 14
London +11 20 £67,500 +3.84% 9
City of London +31 5 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire +16 1 £52,500 +16.66% 4
East of England +11 1 £52,500 +16.66% 4
St Albans - 1 £52,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 39 (56.52%) Finance
2 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) C#
3 26 (37.68%) .NET
4 21 (30.43%) SQL
4 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 21 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 18 (26.09%) Web Development
6 15 (21.74%) Banking
7 14 (20.29%) MVC
7 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET
8 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
8 13 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (17.39%) HTML
9 12 (17.39%) Java
9 12 (17.39%) CSS
9 12 (17.39%) Linux
9 12 (17.39%) OO
9 12 (17.39%) SignalR
9 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (17.39%) User Experience
10 11 (15.94%) Grunt
10 11 (15.94%) Degree
10 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
11 10 (14.49%) Python
11 10 (14.49%) CMS
11 10 (14.49%) TypeScript
12 9 (13.04%) WebSockets
12 9 (13.04%) Games
12 9 (13.04%) Telecoms

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 10 (14.49%) CMS
2 7 (10.14%) Umbraco
3 5 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.90%) Confluence
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) GitHub
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.45%) Multicast
2 1 (1.45%) Network Security
2 1 (1.45%) PBX
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.25%) Redis
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.35%) KDB
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.90%) OLAP
7 2 (2.90%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Grunt
2 8 (11.59%) Selenium
3 5 (7.25%) JIRA
4 3 (4.35%) VTune
5 2 (2.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (56.52%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Games
3 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Dutch Language
6 2 (2.90%) Front Office
6 2 (2.90%) German Language
6 2 (2.90%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.45%) Advertising
7 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (71.01%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) C# Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Programmer
4 11 (15.94%) SQL Developer
5 9 (13.04%) C# Programmer
6 7 (10.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Angular Developer
7 6 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Python Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (7.25%) iOS Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 3 (4.35%) SQL BI Developer
10 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.68%) .NET
2 21 (30.43%) AngularJS
3 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET
4 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (17.39%) CSS
4 12 (17.39%) HTML
4 12 (17.39%) SignalR
5 9 (13.04%) WebSockets
6 7 (10.14%) HTML5
6 7 (10.14%) Sass
7 6 (8.70%) Ajax
7 6 (8.70%) Backbone.js
7 6 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (7.25%) CSS3
9 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (5.80%) REST
10 3 (4.35%) PhoneGap
10 3 (4.35%) Spring
11 2 (2.90%) Core Animation
11 2 (2.90%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (17.39%) User Experience
3 9 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (7.25%) Derivative
5 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.80%) Contract for Difference
5 4 (5.80%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.35%) iPad
6 3 (4.35%) iPhone
6 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.35%) Social Media
7 2 (2.90%) Animation
7 2 (2.90%) Fintech
7 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.90%) Xbox
8 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.45%) Clustering
8 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Ubuntu
3 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.35%) Solaris
4 3 (4.35%) Unix
5 2 (2.90%) Android
5 2 (2.90%) Windows
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 18 (26.09%) Web Development
4 14 (20.29%) MVC
5 12 (17.39%) OO
6 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (11.59%) SEO
8 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.14%) High-Frequency Trading
8 7 (10.14%) Load Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Scrum
8 7 (10.14%) Web Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Analytics
9 6 (8.70%) Low Latency
9 6 (8.70%) Open Source
9 6 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (7.25%) Front End Development
10 5 (7.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.03%) C#
2 21 (30.43%) SQL
3 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.39%) Java
5 10 (14.49%) Python
5 10 (14.49%) TypeScript
6 7 (10.14%) C++
6 7 (10.14%) Go
6 7 (10.14%) Haskell
7 5 (7.25%) Scala
7 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.80%) Erlang
9 3 (4.35%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.35%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.90%) ES6
10 2 (2.90%) F#
10 2 (2.90%) PHP
10 2 (2.90%) VB
10 2 (2.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) CCNP
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.45%) CCIE
3 1 (1.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Grafana
1 3 (4.35%) Graphite
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco
3 2 (2.90%) Google
3 2 (2.90%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe
4 1 (1.45%) Arista
4 1 (1.45%) Avaya
4 1 (1.45%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.45%) Mitel
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.45%) Sybase
4 1 (1.45%) Veritas
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £35k + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
St. Albans
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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