Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Straight-Through Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Straight-Through Processing over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Straight-Through Processing
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1169 1142 1221
Rank change year-on-year -27 +79 +59
Permanent jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 20 77 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.041% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.046% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 76
UK median annual salary £61,250 £77,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.97% +19.23% +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £118,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% -7.14% +33.33%

Straight-Through Processing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161665 167144 194190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.93% 89.36% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 127669 138904 159942
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Straight-Through Processing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Straight-Through Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Straight-Through Processing in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Straight-Through Processing.

Salary trend for Straight-Through Processing in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Straight-Through Processing over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Straight-Through Processing in the UK

Straight-Through Processing
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Straight-Through Processing within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 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 -10 19 £65,000 -16.13% 3
UK excluding London -6 10 £50,000 -23.08% 1
London -21 10 £67,500 -18.18% 2
North of England - 5 £57,500 -
North West - 4 - -
South East +42 2 £50,000 +11.11%
South West - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 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 Straight-Through Processing.

1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Banking
4 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Investment Banking
5 7 (35.00%) ETL
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) SDLC
6 5 (25.00%) SOA
6 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (25.00%) Data Management
6 5 (25.00%) KYC
6 5 (25.00%) Master Data Management
7 4 (20.00%) Data Privacy
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (20.00%) Data Strategy
7 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 4 (20.00%) Wealth Management
7 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (20.00%) Front Office
7 4 (20.00%) Law
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) CRM
7 4 (20.00%) EAI
8 3 (15.00%) JMS
8 3 (15.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) Windows

Straight-Through Processing
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 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Banking
3 7 (35.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Front Office
4 4 (20.00%) Law
5 2 (10.00%) Back Office
6 1 (5.00%) Electronics
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (5.00%) Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Head of Design
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Automation Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Software Development Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) JMS
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (10.00%) RESTful
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) JDBC
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) Kafka
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) WPF
4 1 (5.00%) XSD
4 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Derivative
4 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) Robotics
5 1 (5.00%) AS400
5 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (5.00%) Fintech
5 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) ETL
2 7 (35.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Data Management
3 5 (25.00%) KYC
3 5 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (20.00%) Data Privacy
4 4 (20.00%) Data Strategy
4 4 (20.00%) EAI
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 4 (20.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) MiFID
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) GoldenSource
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Misys
2 1 (5.00%) Reuters
2 1 (5.00%) SAP