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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 19 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Equities 8 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.37% 1.99% 5.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.13% 4.17% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 10
Average salary £100,000 - £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
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
79 72 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 53.02% 47.68% 69.54%
Number of salaries quoted 66 64 127
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £44,250 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

Equities Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 7 (53.85%) Investment Banking
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 6 (46.15%) Fixed Income
4 6 (46.15%) WPF
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (38.46%) Perl
5 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
5 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (30.77%) Functional Programming
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Big Data
6 4 (30.77%) Analytics
6 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
6 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) WCF
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Derivative
6 4 (30.77%) Credit Risk

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) GemFire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) DB2
3 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
3 2 (15.38%) HBase
3 2 (15.38%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
1 7 (53.85%) Investment Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) WPF
2 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) WCF
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) Caliburn.Micro
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware
5 2 (15.38%) WinForms
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (46.15%) Fixed Income
2 4 (30.77%) Derivative
2 4 (30.77%) Credit Risk
3 2 (15.38%) Reference Data
3 2 (15.38%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Programming
5 3 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 2 (15.38%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
6 1 (7.69%) Korn
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Postgraduate
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Flume
1 2 (15.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Sybase
1 3 (23.08%) Progress
2 2 (15.38%) TIBCO