The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 114 66 75
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +9
Permanent jobs citing Equities 275 432 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.28% 3.56% 3.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.20% 8.59% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 235 385 420
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4433 5032 5266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.81% 41.52% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3683 4410 4820
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Equities
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Equities Salary Trend in the City of London

Equities
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Equities Salary Histogram in the City of London

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 377 (58.00%) Finance
2 317 (48.77%) Front Office
3 293 (45.08%) Banking
4 273 (42.00%) Java
5 253 (38.92%) SQL
6 242 (37.23%) Investment Banking
7 229 (35.23%) Derivative
8 183 (28.15%) UNIX
9 169 (26.00%) Fixed Income
10 158 (24.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 123 (18.92%) Linux
12 109 (16.77%) Degree
12 109 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
13 105 (16.15%) C#
14 99 (15.23%) Low Latency
15 97 (14.92%) Multithreading
16 92 (14.15%) Oracle
17 69 (10.62%) OO
17 69 (10.62%) Computer Science
18 65 (10.00%) QA
19 64 (9.85%) Electronic Trading
20 62 (9.54%) Asset Management
21 60 (9.23%) Equity Derivative
22 58 (8.92%) Business Analysis
22 58 (8.92%) Legal
23 56 (8.62%) Investment Management
24 55 (8.46%) SQL Server
25 52 (8.00%) .NET
25 52 (8.00%) Data Management
26 49 (7.54%) Algorithmic Trading

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 9 (1.38%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (1.08%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.92%) GemFire
4 4 (0.62%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (0.46%) Apache
5 3 (0.46%) Confluence
6 2 (0.31%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.69%) Summit
1 11 (1.69%) LatentZero
2 10 (1.54%) Front Arena
2 10 (1.54%) RMDS
2 10 (1.54%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (1.54%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 10 (1.54%) Eikon
3 8 (1.23%) Sentinel
3 8 (1.23%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.62%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.62%) Advent Geneva
5 2 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.15%) LongView
6 1 (0.15%) Global One
6 1 (0.15%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.15%) Kondor+
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.92%) TCP/IP
2 18 (2.77%) Multicast
3 17 (2.62%) WAN
4 12 (1.85%) DNS
5 10 (1.54%) Firewall
5 10 (1.54%) LAN
5 10 (1.54%) SSL
6 7 (1.08%) BGP
7 6 (0.92%) MPLS
7 6 (0.92%) OSPF
8 5 (0.77%) Intranet
8 5 (0.77%) Internet
9 4 (0.62%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.46%) SDH
10 3 (0.46%) DWDM
10 3 (0.46%) Junos
10 3 (0.46%) Network Security
10 3 (0.46%) IGMP
11 2 (0.31%) HTTP
11 2 (0.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 18 (2.77%) RDBMS
4 17 (2.62%) KDB
5 15 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.54%) Data Mining
8 9 (1.38%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.38%) Big Data
9 7 (1.08%) DB2
10 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.62%) SQLPlus
12 3 (0.46%) MS Access
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.15%) MySQL
14 1 (0.15%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 33 (5.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 16 (2.46%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.00%) JIRA
5 11 (1.69%) Subversion
6 10 (1.54%) Maven
7 8 (1.23%) Ant
8 7 (1.08%) JUnit
9 5 (0.77%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.77%) FlexUnit
9 5 (0.77%) NUnit
10 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.62%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.46%) Grunt
11 3 (0.46%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.46%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.46%) JBehave
11 3 (0.46%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
General
1 377 (58.00%) Finance
2 317 (48.77%) Front Office
3 293 (45.08%) Banking
4 242 (37.23%) Investment Banking
5 58 (8.92%) Legal
6 30 (4.62%) Back Office
7 18 (2.77%) Financial Institution
8 17 (2.62%) Retail
9 11 (1.69%) Publishing
10 10 (1.54%) Law
11 9 (1.38%) Telecoms
12 7 (1.08%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.92%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.46%) Advertising
15 2 (0.31%) Marketing
16 1 (0.15%) Games
16 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.15%) French Language
16 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 279 (42.92%) Developer
2 169 (26.00%) Analyst
3 166 (25.54%) Java Developer
4 78 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 63 (9.69%) Applications Support
6 47 (7.23%) Support Analyst
7 33 (5.08%) Senior Developer
7 33 (5.08%) C# Developer
8 31 (4.77%) Front Office Developer
9 28 (4.31%) Test Analyst
10 26 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
11 24 (3.69%) Senior Analyst
12 23 (3.54%) Consultant
13 18 (2.77%) QA Analyst
14 14 (2.15%) Senior Business Analyst
14 14 (2.15%) QA Test Analyst
15 13 (2.00%) Junior
15 13 (2.00%) WPF Developer
16 12 (1.85%) SQL Developer
17 10 (1.54%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (8.00%) .NET
2 38 (5.85%) FIX Protocol
3 36 (5.54%) XML
4 28 (4.31%) Spring
5 25 (3.85%) WPF
6 21 (3.23%) Hibernate
7 18 (2.77%) .NET Framework
8 17 (2.62%) Middleware
9 15 (2.31%) XSLT
10 14 (2.15%) WinForms
11 13 (2.00%) WCF
12 10 (1.54%) J2SE
13 9 (1.38%) J2EE
14 7 (1.08%) JMS
14 7 (1.08%) Web Services
15 6 (0.92%) HTML
15 6 (0.92%) Rendezvous
16 5 (0.77%) STL
16 5 (0.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 5 (0.77%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 229 (35.23%) Derivative
2 169 (26.00%) Fixed Income
3 158 (24.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 69 (10.62%) Computer Science
5 60 (9.23%) Equity Derivative
6 32 (4.92%) Mathematics
7 31 (4.77%) Hedge funds
8 25 (3.85%) Reference Data
9 14 (2.15%) Open Source
10 13 (2.00%) Physics
10 13 (2.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 12 (1.85%) Market Risk
12 10 (1.54%) N-Tier
13 9 (1.38%) Credit Derivative
14 7 (1.08%) SWIFT
14 7 (1.08%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.08%) Contract for Difference
15 6 (0.92%) Spread Betting
16 4 (0.62%) AS400
17 3 (0.46%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 183 (28.15%) UNIX
2 123 (18.92%) Linux
3 35 (5.38%) Windows
4 19 (2.92%) NetWare
5 6 (0.92%) Solaris
6 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (15.23%) Low Latency
3 97 (14.92%) Multithreading
4 69 (10.62%) OO
5 64 (9.85%) Electronic Trading
6 62 (9.54%) Asset Management
7 58 (8.92%) Business Analysis
8 56 (8.62%) Investment Management
9 52 (8.00%) Data Management
10 49 (7.54%) Algorithmic Trading
11 44 (6.77%) Configuration Management
12 37 (5.69%) Project Management
13 36 (5.54%) TDD
14 32 (4.92%) Analytics
15 30 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
16 29 (4.46%) Automated Testing
17 28 (4.31%) Risk Management
18 27 (4.15%) Unit Testing
18 27 (4.15%) UML
19 25 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 273 (42.00%) Java
2 253 (38.92%) SQL
3 105 (16.15%) C#
4 47 (7.23%) C++
5 44 (6.77%) Perl
6 29 (4.46%) Python
7 28 (4.31%) VBA
8 21 (3.23%) Shell Script
9 15 (2.31%) T-SQL
10 13 (2.00%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.69%) C
12 8 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.08%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.77%) ActionScript
14 5 (0.77%) ActionScript 3.0
15 4 (0.62%) VB
16 3 (0.46%) R
16 3 (0.46%) Ruby
17 2 (0.31%) VB6
17 2 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 109 (16.77%) Degree
2 15 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.23%) ISEB
4 6 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.46%) CCIE
5 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.46%) PhD
5 3 (0.46%) JNCIE
6 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.15%) CISSP
7 1 (0.15%) MCSE
7 1 (0.15%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (10.00%) QA
2 6 (0.92%) EMIR
3 5 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.15%) Basel II
4 1 (0.15%) FATCA
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) COBIT
4 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.31%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.46%) Control-M
4 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 92 (14.15%) Oracle
2 46 (7.08%) Fidessa
3 42 (6.46%) Microsoft
4 40 (6.15%) Sybase
5 34 (5.23%) Bloomberg
6 21 (3.23%) SunGard
7 18 (2.77%) Charles River
8 17 (2.62%) thinkFolio
9 16 (2.46%) Reuters
10 15 (2.31%) StatPro
10 15 (2.31%) SimCorp
10 15 (2.31%) DevExpress
11 14 (2.15%) TIBCO
11 14 (2.15%) FactSet
12 12 (1.85%) Advent
12 12 (1.85%) ION Trading
12 12 (1.85%) Murex
13 10 (1.54%) Misys
13 10 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (1.23%) webMethods
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