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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Straight-Through Processing
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 919 925
Rank change year-on-year +59 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 14 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.016% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.018% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 34
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £92,500 £77,100
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79794 87486 96432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.91% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64221 73157 78828
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Straight-Through Processing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Straight-Through Processing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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 +45 12 £66,250 -5.35%
London +25 8 £68,750 -1.78%
Glasgow - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland - 2 £55,000 -
Reigate - 2 £50,000 -
Leeds - 2 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £65,000 -
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £65,000 -
South East - 2 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 15 (45.45%) Java
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 14 (42.42%) Degree
3 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
5 9 (27.27%) REST
5 9 (27.27%) Algorithmic Trading
5 9 (27.27%) SOAP
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) Banking
6 8 (24.24%) XML
6 8 (24.24%) ISEB
7 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.21%) Unix
7 7 (21.21%) Electronic Trading
7 7 (21.21%) SaaS
7 7 (21.21%) Value-Added Service
7 7 (21.21%) Prime Brokerage
7 7 (21.21%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.18%) Investment Banking
8 6 (18.18%) JMS
9 5 (15.15%) Web Services
9 5 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (15.15%) OOD
9 5 (15.15%) Workflow
10 4 (12.12%) Credit Risk
10 4 (12.12%) Network Design

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 2 (6.06%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) JUnit
1 2 (6.06%) Maven
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Prime Brokerage
4 6 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 4 (12.12%) Back Office
5 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
5 4 (12.12%) Retail
6 3 (9.09%) Front Office
7 1 (3.03%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Java Swing Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) REST
1 9 (27.27%) SOAP
2 8 (24.24%) XML
3 6 (18.18%) JMS
4 5 (15.15%) Web Services
5 4 (12.12%) JSP
5 4 (12.12%) RESTful
5 4 (12.12%) XSD
5 4 (12.12%) XSLT
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) GWT
7 2 (6.06%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (6.06%) JDBC
7 2 (6.06%) JSON
7 2 (6.06%) Spring
7 2 (6.06%) Swing
8 1 (3.03%) .NET
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (12.12%) AS400
4 4 (12.12%) Credit Risk
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (12.12%) User Experience
5 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
5 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
6 2 (6.06%) Derivative
7 1 (3.03%) Equities
7 1 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Unix
2 4 (12.12%) AIX
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Solaris
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
2 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Algorithmic Trading
4 7 (21.21%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (15.15%) OOD
5 5 (15.15%) Workflow
6 4 (12.12%) Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) Complex Event Processing
6 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.12%) Metadata Management
6 4 (12.12%) Network Design
6 4 (12.12%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) Presales
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.12%) SOA
7 3 (9.09%) Collateral Management
7 3 (9.09%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) ISEB
3 7 (21.21%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) IBM
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
1 2 (6.06%) Reuters
2 1 (3.03%) Progress