Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1172 1183 1274
Rank change year-on-year +11 +91 +40
Permanent jobs citing VWAP 2 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.003% 0.018% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 3
UK median annual salary £100,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £91,500 £58,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £107,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

VWAP 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 73,142 72,039 87,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.17% 40.82% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 56,565 59,092 70,404
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VWAP over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram 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 16 January 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 -1 2 £100,000 +33.33%
England -3 2 £100,000 +33.33%

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) TWAP
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Bitcoin
2 1 (50.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) MSMQ

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%) Blockchain
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) TWAP
2 1 (50.00%) Bitcoin
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO