Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Spread Betting
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1075 1106 1140
Rank change year-on-year +31 +34 +69
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 58 88 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.049% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.087% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 76 88
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%

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 66,949 73,520 73,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.82% 41.19% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51,601 55,507 59,980
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Spread Betting in the UK

Spread Betting
Top 2 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 10 December 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 +83 58 £65,000 +18.18% 3
England +22 58 £65,000 +18.18% 3

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 39 (67.24%) MongoDB
2 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (48.28%) Python
4 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
5 21 (36.21%) HTML
5 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
5 21 (36.21%) Software Delivery
6 20 (34.48%) HTML5
6 20 (34.48%) Test Automation
7 19 (32.76%) JSON
7 19 (32.76%) WCF
7 19 (32.76%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (32.76%) REST
7 19 (32.76%) .NET
7 19 (32.76%) C#
7 19 (32.76%) Finance
7 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (31.03%) Push Notifications
8 18 (31.03%) WebSockets
8 18 (31.03%) SignalR
8 18 (31.03%) Elasticsearch
9 17 (29.31%) Big Data
9 17 (29.31%) Hadoop
10 16 (27.59%) Multithreading
10 16 (27.59%) Oracle
11 15 (25.86%) NoSQL
12 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (24.14%) MVVM
12 14 (24.14%) AngularJS
12 14 (24.14%) Backbone.js

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 18 (31.03%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (22.41%) CMS
3 10 (17.24%) Apache Spark
4 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (1.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) Internet
2 5 (8.62%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (67.24%) MongoDB
2 17 (29.31%) Big Data
2 17 (29.31%) Hadoop
3 15 (25.86%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (8.62%) Aerospike
7 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (8.62%) Redis
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) JIRA
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Senior Software Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Python Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Data Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Python Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Graduate
6 7 (12.07%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Development Team Leader
7 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Team Leader
8 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.62%) C# Pricing Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Pricing Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) SQL DBA
10 2 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) HTML
2 20 (34.48%) HTML5
3 19 (32.76%) .NET
3 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (32.76%) JSON
3 19 (32.76%) RabbitMQ
3 19 (32.76%) REST
3 19 (32.76%) WCF
4 18 (31.03%) SignalR
4 18 (31.03%) WebSockets
5 14 (24.14%) AngularJS
5 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
5 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (24.14%) Backbone.js
5 14 (24.14%) CSS
5 14 (24.14%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (22.41%) AppFabric
6 13 (22.41%) CSS3
6 13 (22.41%) jQuery
6 13 (22.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Algorithms
1 10 (17.24%) Data Structures
1 10 (17.24%) Market Risk
2 9 (15.52%) Contract for Difference
3 7 (12.07%) Derivative
3 7 (12.07%) User Experience
4 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 5 (8.62%) Private Cloud
6 3 (5.17%) Fintech
7 2 (3.45%) Clustering
7 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
3 21 (36.21%) Software Delivery
4 20 (34.48%) Test Automation
5 18 (31.03%) Push Notifications
6 16 (27.59%) Multithreading
7 14 (24.14%) MVC
7 14 (24.14%) MVVM
7 14 (24.14%) OO
7 14 (24.14%) Web Development
8 13 (22.41%) Content Management
8 13 (22.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 13 (22.41%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (22.41%) Front End Development
8 13 (22.41%) Performance Testing
8 13 (22.41%) Release Automation
8 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
9 11 (18.97%) BDD
9 11 (18.97%) TDD
10 10 (17.24%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) Python
2 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.76%) C#
4 13 (22.41%) Java
4 13 (22.41%) Java 8
5 10 (17.24%) C++
6 7 (12.07%) Clojure
6 7 (12.07%) Scala
7 5 (8.62%) F#
7 5 (8.62%) Perl
8 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) PMO
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) Tableau
3 6 (10.34%) IBM
4 5 (8.62%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix