Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VWAP in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VWAP over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP)
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1170 1259 1314
Rank change year-on-year +89 +55 +8
Permanent jobs citing VWAP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.000% 0.000%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.003% 0.001% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
UK median annual salary £175,000 £97,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +79.49% +8.33% +38.46%
10th Percentile £162,500 £96,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £187,500 £98,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

VWAP 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 74832 84957 90733
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.19% 41.98% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57956 69101 72070
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

VWAP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VWAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VWAP in the UK

VWAP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VWAP in the UK

VWAP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VWAP within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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 +84 2 £175,000 +79.49%
London +45 2 £175,000 +79.49%

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing VWAP 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 VWAP.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) TWAP
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) KDB
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (50.00%) Market Making
2 1 (50.00%) Tick Data
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) Kdb+
2 1 (50.00%) Arbitrage Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Index Arbitrage
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

VWAP
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) KDB
1 1 (50.00%) Kdb+
1 1 (50.00%) Tick Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) TWAP
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Arbitrage Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Index Arbitrage
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Market Making
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle