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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 98 65 76
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Permanent jobs citing Equities 326 424 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.64% 3.55% 3.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.10% 8.58% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 274 379 388
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,750 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4594 4943 5147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.21% 41.43% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3779 4312 4707
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 £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 31 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 31 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.

1 409 (58.18%) Finance
2 348 (49.50%) Front Office
3 303 (43.10%) Banking
4 295 (41.96%) Java
5 273 (38.83%) Derivative
6 267 (37.98%) SQL
7 241 (34.28%) Investment Banking
8 211 (30.01%) Fixed Income
9 184 (26.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 179 (25.46%) UNIX
11 124 (17.64%) Linux
12 117 (16.64%) Degree
13 109 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
14 102 (14.51%) C#
15 97 (13.80%) Low Latency
16 96 (13.66%) Multithreading
17 91 (12.94%) Oracle
18 85 (12.09%) Equity Derivative
19 81 (11.52%) Business Analysis
20 73 (10.38%) QA
21 71 (10.10%) Computer Science
22 67 (9.53%) Data Management
23 66 (9.39%) Asset Management
24 65 (9.25%) OO
25 59 (8.39%) Electronic Trading
26 55 (7.82%) Legal
27 54 (7.68%) .NET
27 54 (7.68%) Investment Management
28 53 (7.54%) SQL Server
28 53 (7.54%) Back Office

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.85%) GemFire
4 5 (0.71%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (0.43%) Apache
5 3 (0.43%) Confluence
6 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.28%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 36 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.28%) MS Office
3 3 (0.43%) MS Project
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.99%) LatentZero
2 13 (1.85%) Markit EDM
3 12 (1.71%) Summit
4 10 (1.42%) Front Arena
4 10 (1.42%) RMDS
4 10 (1.42%) 3000 Xtra
4 10 (1.42%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 10 (1.42%) Eikon
5 9 (1.28%) Sentinel
6 6 (0.85%) Advent Geneva
7 4 (0.57%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.28%) MultiFonds
8 2 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.28%) Eagle STAR
8 2 (0.28%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.28%) Global One
9 1 (0.14%) LongView
9 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.14%) Kondor+
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 18 (2.56%) Multicast
3 17 (2.42%) WAN
4 12 (1.71%) DNS
5 10 (1.42%) Firewall
5 10 (1.42%) LAN
5 10 (1.42%) SSL
6 7 (1.00%) BGP
7 6 (0.85%) MPLS
7 6 (0.85%) OSPF
8 5 (0.71%) Intranet
8 5 (0.71%) Internet
9 4 (0.57%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.43%) SDH
10 3 (0.43%) DWDM
10 3 (0.43%) Junos
10 3 (0.43%) Network Security
10 3 (0.43%) IGMP
11 2 (0.28%) HTTP
12 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (7.54%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 22 (3.13%) KDB
4 18 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 18 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.28%) Big Data
8 7 (1.00%) DB2
8 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.57%) SQLPlus
10 4 (0.57%) MS Access
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.14%) DTS
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (4.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 16 (2.28%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.99%) JIRA
4 13 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (1.56%) Subversion
6 8 (1.14%) NUnit
6 8 (1.14%) Ant
6 8 (1.14%) JUnit
7 7 (1.00%) Maven
8 5 (0.71%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.71%) FlexUnit
9 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.57%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.43%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.43%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.43%) JBehave
10 3 (0.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 3 (0.43%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.43%) Grunt
11 2 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 409 (58.18%) Finance
2 348 (49.50%) Front Office
3 303 (43.10%) Banking
4 241 (34.28%) Investment Banking
5 55 (7.82%) Legal
6 53 (7.54%) Back Office
7 21 (2.99%) General Ledger
8 20 (2.84%) Retail
9 17 (2.42%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.71%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.56%) Publishing
12 10 (1.42%) Law
13 9 (1.28%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.43%) Advertising
15 2 (0.28%) Marketing
16 1 (0.14%) Games
16 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 292 (41.54%) Developer
2 195 (27.74%) Analyst
3 180 (25.60%) Java Developer
4 98 (13.94%) Business Analyst
5 64 (9.10%) Applications Support
6 48 (6.83%) Support Analyst
7 38 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 33 (4.69%) C# Developer
9 30 (4.27%) Front Office Developer
10 29 (4.13%) Test Analyst
10 29 (4.13%) Applications Support Analyst
11 23 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (2.84%) Consultant
13 18 (2.56%) QA Analyst
14 17 (2.42%) Project Manager
15 14 (1.99%) QA Test Analyst
15 14 (1.99%) Senior Business Analyst
16 11 (1.56%) Account Manager
16 11 (1.56%) Systems Analyst
16 11 (1.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (7.68%) .NET
2 45 (6.40%) XML
3 40 (5.69%) FIX Protocol
4 26 (3.70%) Spring
5 22 (3.13%) WPF
6 19 (2.70%) Middleware
6 19 (2.70%) .NET Framework
7 18 (2.56%) Hibernate
8 14 (1.99%) XSLT
9 13 (1.85%) WinForms
9 13 (1.85%) WCF
10 12 (1.71%) J2EE
11 9 (1.28%) Swing
11 9 (1.28%) JMS
12 8 (1.14%) HTML
12 8 (1.14%) Web Services
13 7 (1.00%) J2SE
14 6 (0.85%) Apache Flex
14 6 (0.85%) Rendezvous
14 6 (0.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 273 (38.83%) Derivative
2 211 (30.01%) Fixed Income
3 184 (26.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 85 (12.09%) Equity Derivative
5 71 (10.10%) Computer Science
6 46 (6.54%) Hedge funds
7 35 (4.98%) Mathematics
8 34 (4.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 30 (4.27%) Credit Derivative
10 25 (3.56%) SWIFT
11 24 (3.41%) Reference Data
12 15 (2.13%) Physics
13 11 (1.56%) Market Risk
13 11 (1.56%) Open Source
14 8 (1.14%) N-Tier
15 7 (1.00%) Credit Risk
16 6 (0.85%) Contract for Difference
16 6 (0.85%) Spread Betting
17 5 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
18 4 (0.57%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 179 (25.46%) UNIX
2 124 (17.64%) Linux
3 33 (4.69%) Windows
4 18 (2.56%) NetWare
5 6 (0.85%) Solaris
6 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (13.80%) Low Latency
3 96 (13.66%) Multithreading
4 81 (11.52%) Business Analysis
5 67 (9.53%) Data Management
6 66 (9.39%) Asset Management
7 65 (9.25%) OO
8 59 (8.39%) Electronic Trading
9 54 (7.68%) Investment Management
10 52 (7.40%) Algorithmic Trading
11 51 (7.25%) Project Management
12 45 (6.40%) Configuration Management
13 44 (6.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 35 (4.98%) TDD
15 34 (4.84%) Analytics
16 30 (4.27%) Risk Management
17 29 (4.13%) Automated Testing
17 29 (4.13%) UML
18 26 (3.70%) Data Analysis
18 26 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 295 (41.96%) Java
2 267 (37.98%) SQL
3 102 (14.51%) C#
4 50 (7.11%) C++
5 42 (5.97%) Perl
6 33 (4.69%) Python
6 33 (4.69%) VBA
7 18 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 17 (2.42%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.71%) PL/SQL
10 11 (1.56%) C
11 8 (1.14%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.00%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.71%) ActionScript
13 5 (0.71%) VB
13 5 (0.71%) ActionScript 3.0
14 4 (0.57%) R
14 4 (0.57%) Scala
15 3 (0.43%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 117 (16.64%) Degree
2 14 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.14%) ISEB
4 6 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.43%) PhD
5 3 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.43%) CCIE
5 3 (0.43%) JNCIE
6 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.14%) MCSE
7 1 (0.14%) CISSP
7 1 (0.14%) CISM
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.14%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (10.38%) QA
2 6 (0.85%) EMIR
3 5 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.28%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) Basel II
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) MiFID
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.85%) Control-M
3 4 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 91 (12.94%) Oracle
2 43 (6.12%) Fidessa
3 40 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 39 (5.55%) Sybase
5 35 (4.98%) Bloomberg
6 25 (3.56%) Charles River
7 24 (3.41%) thinkFolio
8 22 (3.13%) SunGard
9 17 (2.42%) Reuters
9 17 (2.42%) Calypso
10 16 (2.28%) TIBCO
11 15 (2.13%) SimCorp
12 14 (1.99%) DevExpress
12 14 (1.99%) StatPro
12 14 (1.99%) FactSet
13 13 (1.85%) Murex
13 13 (1.85%) ION Trading
14 12 (1.71%) Advent
14 12 (1.71%) Misys
15 11 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
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