The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 23 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Equities 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.94% 3.30% 4.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.88% 6.52% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £65,000 £63,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £65,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Equities
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
82 92 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 60.29% 50.55% 65.43%
Number of salaries quoted 71 84 83
Average salary £58,750 £77,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.19% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £44,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Equities
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Equities Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Equities
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Equities Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
3 6 (54.55%) WPF
4 5 (45.45%) WCF
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Fixed Income
5 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (36.36%) Derivative
5 4 (36.36%) Credit Risk
5 4 (36.36%) Big Data
5 4 (36.36%) Analytics
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Impala
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
3 2 (18.18%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
1 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) WPF
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) WCF
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Caliburn.Micro
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) CGI
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (36.36%) Fixed Income
2 4 (36.36%) Derivative
2 4 (36.36%) Credit Risk
3 2 (18.18%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Functional Programming
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) Greeks
6 2 (18.18%) MVVM
7 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
7 1 (9.09%) Market Making
7 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Postgraduate
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Flume
1 2 (18.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Progress
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase