The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 125 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Equities 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% - 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
Equities
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
700 638 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.73% 36.56% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 627 472 595
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Equities
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Equities Salary Trend in Cheshire

Equities
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) QA

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA