The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 119 119 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Permanent jobs citing Equities 9 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.34% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 0.98% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 11
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £58,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-31.48% +30.55%
Equities
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
726 613 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.55% 34.48% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 546 540 454
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Equities
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Equities Salary Trend in Birmingham

Equities
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Equities Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Unix
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) Banking
4 8 (44.44%) Derivative
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) C++
5 7 (38.89%) Retail
5 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
7 5 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
9 2 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (11.11%) Data Management
9 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
9 2 (11.11%) Front Office
9 2 (11.11%) Perl
9 2 (11.11%) Fintech
10 1 (5.56%) QA
10 1 (5.56%) OOD
10 1 (5.56%) OO
10 1 (5.56%) Subversion
10 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
10 1 (5.56%) RESTful
10 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
10 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 7 (38.89%) Retail
4 5 (27.78%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Quantitative Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Derivative
2 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (11.11%) Fintech
4 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Unix
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.11%) Data Management
2 2 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) OOD
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) C++
3 7 (38.89%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA