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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 30 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Equities 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.92% 1.38% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 2.50% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +25.00%
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
69 80 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 63.30% 55.17% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 67 34
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Java Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java