The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 90 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Equities 333 427 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.69% 3.57% 3.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.15% 8.55% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 281 383 389
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4657 4996 5148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.57% 41.73% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 4356 4716
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Equities
London

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 25 July 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 25 July 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.

1 424 (58.81%) Finance
2 355 (49.24%) Front Office
3 314 (43.55%) Banking
4 304 (42.16%) Java
5 287 (39.81%) Derivative
6 268 (37.17%) SQL
7 250 (34.67%) Investment Banking
8 221 (30.65%) Fixed Income
9 197 (27.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 180 (24.97%) UNIX
11 127 (17.61%) Linux
12 118 (16.37%) Degree
13 109 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
14 102 (14.15%) C#
15 99 (13.73%) Low Latency
16 98 (13.59%) Multithreading
17 92 (12.76%) Equity Derivative
17 92 (12.76%) Oracle
18 87 (12.07%) Business Analysis
19 74 (10.26%) Computer Science
20 73 (10.12%) QA
21 70 (9.71%) Data Management
22 66 (9.15%) OO
23 65 (9.02%) Asset Management
24 59 (8.18%) Back Office
25 58 (8.04%) Electronic Trading
26 54 (7.49%) Legal
26 54 (7.49%) .NET
27 53 (7.35%) Investment Management
27 53 (7.35%) Algorithmic Trading

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (1.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.97%) GemFire
4 6 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (0.42%) Confluence
5 3 (0.42%) Apache
6 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.28%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.25%) MS Office
3 3 (0.42%) MS Project
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.94%) LatentZero
2 13 (1.80%) Markit EDM
2 13 (1.80%) Summit
3 10 (1.39%) Front Arena
3 10 (1.39%) RMDS
3 10 (1.39%) Eikon
3 10 (1.39%) 3000 Xtra
3 10 (1.39%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 9 (1.25%) Sentinel
5 6 (0.83%) Advent Geneva
6 3 (0.42%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.28%) Global One
7 2 (0.28%) HiPortfolio
7 2 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.28%) Eagle STAR
7 2 (0.28%) MultiFonds
8 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 1 (0.14%) LongView
8 1 (0.14%) Kondor+
8 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.64%) TCP/IP
2 18 (2.50%) Multicast
3 17 (2.36%) WAN
4 12 (1.66%) DNS
5 10 (1.39%) SSL
5 10 (1.39%) Firewall
5 10 (1.39%) LAN
6 7 (0.97%) BGP
7 6 (0.83%) MPLS
7 6 (0.83%) OSPF
8 5 (0.69%) Intranet
8 5 (0.69%) Internet
9 4 (0.55%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.42%) SDH
10 3 (0.42%) DWDM
10 3 (0.42%) IGMP
10 3 (0.42%) Network Security
10 3 (0.42%) Junos
11 2 (0.28%) HTTP
12 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 24 (3.33%) KDB
4 17 (2.36%) RDBMS
5 16 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.53%) Data Mining
8 9 (1.25%) Big Data
8 9 (1.25%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (0.97%) DB2
10 5 (0.69%) SQLPlus
10 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.55%) MS Access
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (4.58%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.94%) JIRA
4 12 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (1.53%) Subversion
6 9 (1.25%) JUnit
6 9 (1.25%) NUnit
7 8 (1.11%) Ant
7 8 (1.11%) Maven
8 5 (0.69%) FlexUnit
8 5 (0.69%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.55%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.42%) Grunt
10 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 3 (0.42%) JBehave
10 3 (0.42%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.42%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.42%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 424 (58.81%) Finance
2 355 (49.24%) Front Office
3 314 (43.55%) Banking
4 250 (34.67%) Investment Banking
5 59 (8.18%) Back Office
6 54 (7.49%) Legal
7 24 (3.33%) General Ledger
8 20 (2.77%) Retail
9 18 (2.50%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.66%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.53%) Publishing
12 10 (1.39%) Law
13 8 (1.11%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.83%) Marketing
15 2 (0.28%) Advertising
16 1 (0.14%) Games
16 1 (0.14%) French Language
16 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 299 (41.47%) Developer
2 196 (27.18%) Analyst
3 188 (26.07%) Java Developer
4 101 (14.01%) Business Analyst
5 63 (8.74%) Applications Support
6 48 (6.66%) Support Analyst
7 37 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 33 (4.58%) C# Developer
9 29 (4.02%) Applications Support Analyst
9 29 (4.02%) Front Office Developer
10 27 (3.74%) Test Analyst
11 23 (3.19%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (2.77%) Consultant
13 18 (2.50%) Project Manager
13 18 (2.50%) QA Analyst
14 14 (1.94%) QA Test Analyst
14 14 (1.94%) Senior Business Analyst
15 12 (1.66%) SQL Developer
15 12 (1.66%) Graduate
16 11 (1.53%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (7.49%) .NET
2 46 (6.38%) XML
3 39 (5.41%) FIX Protocol
4 28 (3.88%) Spring
5 22 (3.05%) WPF
6 19 (2.64%) Middleware
7 18 (2.50%) Hibernate
7 18 (2.50%) .NET Framework
8 13 (1.80%) WinForms
8 13 (1.80%) XSLT
8 13 (1.80%) J2EE
8 13 (1.80%) WCF
9 11 (1.53%) Swing
10 10 (1.39%) JMS
11 8 (1.11%) J2SE
11 8 (1.11%) Web Services
11 8 (1.11%) HTML
12 7 (0.97%) JDBC
12 7 (0.97%) Apache Flex
13 6 (0.83%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 287 (39.81%) Derivative
2 221 (30.65%) Fixed Income
3 197 (27.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 92 (12.76%) Equity Derivative
5 74 (10.26%) Computer Science
6 50 (6.93%) Hedge funds
7 39 (5.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 37 (5.13%) Mathematics
9 35 (4.85%) Credit Derivative
10 29 (4.02%) SWIFT
11 23 (3.19%) Reference Data
12 16 (2.22%) Physics
13 12 (1.66%) Market Risk
14 11 (1.53%) Open Source
15 8 (1.11%) Credit Risk
15 8 (1.11%) N-Tier
16 6 (0.83%) Spread Betting
16 6 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
17 5 (0.69%) Contract for Difference
18 4 (0.55%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 180 (24.97%) UNIX
2 127 (17.61%) Linux
3 32 (4.44%) Windows
4 18 (2.50%) NetWare
5 6 (0.83%) Solaris
6 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (13.73%) Low Latency
3 98 (13.59%) Multithreading
4 87 (12.07%) Business Analysis
5 70 (9.71%) Data Management
6 66 (9.15%) OO
7 65 (9.02%) Asset Management
8 58 (8.04%) Electronic Trading
9 53 (7.35%) Investment Management
9 53 (7.35%) Algorithmic Trading
10 51 (7.07%) Project Management
11 45 (6.24%) Configuration Management
12 44 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
13 37 (5.13%) TDD
14 36 (4.99%) Analytics
15 32 (4.44%) Risk Management
16 31 (4.30%) Time Management
17 29 (4.02%) Automated Testing
18 28 (3.88%) UML
19 26 (3.61%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 304 (42.16%) Java
2 268 (37.17%) SQL
3 102 (14.15%) C#
4 51 (7.07%) C++
5 43 (5.96%) Perl
6 37 (5.13%) VBA
7 35 (4.85%) Python
8 18 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 16 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.66%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.39%) C
12 8 (1.11%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.97%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.69%) ActionScript
14 5 (0.69%) VB
14 5 (0.69%) ActionScript 3.0
15 4 (0.55%) Scala
15 4 (0.55%) R
16 3 (0.42%) VB6
16 3 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 118 (16.37%) Degree
2 13 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.97%) ISEB
4 5 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.42%) JNCIE
5 3 (0.42%) PhD
5 3 (0.42%) CCIE
5 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.14%) CISM
7 1 (0.14%) MCSE
7 1 (0.14%) CISSP
7 1 (0.14%) CFA
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (10.12%) QA
2 6 (0.83%) EMIR
3 5 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.28%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) MiFID
5 1 (0.14%) Basel II
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
2 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.83%) Control-M
3 4 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 92 (12.76%) Oracle
2 43 (5.96%) Fidessa
3 41 (5.69%) Sybase
4 38 (5.27%) Microsoft
5 37 (5.13%) Bloomberg
6 24 (3.33%) thinkFolio
7 23 (3.19%) Charles River
8 21 (2.91%) SunGard
9 20 (2.77%) Calypso
10 18 (2.50%) TIBCO
10 18 (2.50%) Reuters
11 15 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.94%) FactSet
13 13 (1.80%) ION Trading
13 13 (1.80%) SimCorp
13 13 (1.80%) DevExpress
13 13 (1.80%) StatPro
13 13 (1.80%) Murex
14 12 (1.66%) Misys
15 11 (1.53%) Advent
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