The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank - 34 40
Permanent jobs citing Equities 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 1.39% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.60% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.77% -
Equities
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
86 77 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 66.67% 53.47% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 61 34
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,700 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Equities across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Equities
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Equities across the Belfast region.

Equities Salary Trend in Belfast

Equities
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Equities also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Equities.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) DNA
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Equities also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Equities. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DNA
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase