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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 137 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Equities 191 281 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.75% 2.37% 2.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.18% 5.09% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 173 250 274
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.47% +11.76%
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
4571 5524 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.92% 46.62% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3939 4712 4842
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 226 (54.20%) Finance
2 200 (47.96%) SQL
3 181 (43.41%) Front Office
4 126 (30.22%) Banking
4 126 (30.22%) Java
5 115 (27.58%) Fixed Income
6 111 (26.62%) Derivative
7 106 (25.42%) UNIX
8 93 (22.30%) Investment Banking
9 87 (20.86%) Linux
10 75 (17.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 73 (17.51%) C#
12 69 (16.55%) Electronic Trading
13 62 (14.87%) Degree
14 60 (14.39%) FIX Protocol
15 59 (14.15%) Asset Management
16 56 (13.43%) Low Latency
17 55 (13.19%) Multithreading
18 54 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
19 46 (11.03%) Oracle
20 45 (10.79%) C++
21 44 (10.55%) VBA
22 43 (10.31%) Investment Management
23 42 (10.07%) Windows
24 36 (8.63%) OO
24 36 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
25 34 (8.15%) Spring
26 33 (7.91%) Fidessa
27 32 (7.67%) Sybase
28 30 (7.19%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (2.40%) JBoss
2 8 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (1.44%) GemFire
4 5 (1.20%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (0.48%) Confluence
5 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.48%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.20%) MS Office
2 5 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.64%) Front Arena
1 11 (2.64%) RMDS
1 11 (2.64%) Eikon
2 10 (2.40%) Summit
2 10 (2.40%) LatentZero
2 10 (2.40%) Sentinel
3 9 (2.16%) 3000 Xtra
3 9 (2.16%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 5 (1.20%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.48%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.24%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.64%) WAN
1 11 (2.64%) SNMP
2 10 (2.40%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.40%) DNS
2 10 (2.40%) LAN
2 10 (2.40%) Multicast
3 9 (2.16%) SSL
4 5 (1.20%) Firewall
5 4 (0.96%) Internet
6 2 (0.48%) Intranet
7 1 (0.24%) SDH
7 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.24%) DWDM
7 1 (0.24%) MPLS
7 1 (0.24%) OSPF
7 1 (0.24%) BGP
7 1 (0.24%) Network Security
7 1 (0.24%) Junos
7 1 (0.24%) InfiniBand
7 1 (0.24%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.52%) Relational Database
2 22 (5.28%) SQL Server
3 19 (4.56%) RDBMS
4 17 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.20%) KDB
5 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.96%) DB2
6 4 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.72%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.72%) MySQL
7 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.24%) Big Data
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.24%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.24%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (2.16%) Maven
2 8 (1.92%) JIRA
3 7 (1.68%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.68%) Subversion
4 6 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.20%) Ant
6 4 (0.96%) JUnit
6 4 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.72%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.48%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.48%) Hudson
8 2 (0.48%) FindBugs
8 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.24%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.24%) Grunt
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
General
1 226 (54.20%) Finance
2 181 (43.41%) Front Office
3 126 (30.22%) Banking
4 93 (22.30%) Investment Banking
5 20 (4.80%) Legal
6 17 (4.08%) Back Office
7 11 (2.64%) Retail
8 10 (2.40%) Publishing
9 9 (2.16%) Law
10 7 (1.68%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.24%) Games
14 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 155 (37.17%) Developer
2 108 (25.90%) Analyst
3 75 (17.99%) Java Developer
4 49 (11.75%) Applications Support
5 44 (10.55%) Business Analyst
6 37 (8.87%) Support Analyst
7 21 (5.04%) Project Manager
8 20 (4.80%) C# Developer
9 19 (4.56%) Consultant
10 17 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
11 16 (3.84%) Front Office Developer
12 15 (3.60%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.36%) Test Analyst
13 14 (3.36%) Junior
14 12 (2.88%) Programmer
15 11 (2.64%) Systems Engineer
15 11 (2.64%) Systems Analyst
15 11 (2.64%) Quantitative Developer
15 11 (2.64%) Technical Manager
15 11 (2.64%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.39%) FIX Protocol
2 34 (8.15%) Spring
3 30 (7.19%) .NET
4 21 (5.04%) Middleware
5 20 (4.80%) Hibernate
6 14 (3.36%) WPF
6 14 (3.36%) XML
7 9 (2.16%) FpML
8 8 (1.92%) Swing
9 7 (1.68%) J2SE
9 7 (1.68%) XSLT
9 7 (1.68%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.68%) Pandas
10 6 (1.44%) WCF
10 6 (1.44%) J2EE
11 5 (1.20%) WinForms
12 4 (0.96%) Web Services
12 4 (0.96%) JMS
13 3 (0.72%) SOAP
13 3 (0.72%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 115 (27.58%) Fixed Income
2 111 (26.62%) Derivative
3 75 (17.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 36 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (6.47%) Computer Science
6 26 (6.24%) Equity Derivative
7 21 (5.04%) Reference Data
8 18 (4.32%) Algorithms
9 15 (3.60%) Hedge funds
9 15 (3.60%) Mathematics
10 14 (3.36%) Contract for Difference
11 10 (2.40%) Statistics
12 8 (1.92%) Open Source
12 8 (1.92%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.68%) Credit Risk
14 5 (1.20%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
16 3 (0.72%) SWIFT
16 3 (0.72%) Spread Betting
16 3 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 106 (25.42%) UNIX
2 87 (20.86%) Linux
3 42 (10.07%) Windows
4 8 (1.92%) NetWare
5 3 (0.72%) Windows Vista
5 3 (0.72%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.48%) Solaris
6 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.48%) SUSE
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (16.55%) Electronic Trading
2 59 (14.15%) Asset Management
3 56 (13.43%) Low Latency
4 55 (13.19%) Multithreading
5 54 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (10.31%) Investment Management
7 36 (8.63%) OO
8 30 (7.19%) Business Analysis
9 27 (6.47%) Project Management
10 25 (6.00%) Algorithmic Trading
11 24 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 24 (5.76%) Data Analysis
12 23 (5.52%) Change Management
13 21 (5.04%) Risk Management
13 21 (5.04%) Data Management
14 19 (4.56%) TDD
15 15 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (3.60%) Analytics
16 14 (3.36%) UML
17 12 (2.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 200 (47.96%) SQL
2 126 (30.22%) Java
3 73 (17.51%) C#
4 45 (10.79%) C++
5 44 (10.55%) VBA
6 29 (6.95%) Perl
7 27 (6.47%) Python
8 16 (3.84%) C
9 15 (3.60%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.16%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.92%) VB
12 6 (1.44%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.96%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.96%) VB6
14 3 (0.72%) VBScript
15 2 (0.48%) AWK
15 2 (0.48%) ECMAScript
15 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.48%) Korn
15 2 (0.48%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 62 (14.87%) Degree
2 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (0.96%) ISEB
4 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.24%) CCIE
5 1 (0.24%) JNCIE
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.60%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) EMIR
2 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.20%) Control-M
3 2 (0.48%) OpenView
4 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.24%) WSUS
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 46 (11.03%) Oracle
2 33 (7.91%) Fidessa
3 32 (7.67%) Sybase
4 27 (6.47%) Bloomberg
5 22 (5.28%) SunGard
6 21 (5.04%) Microsoft
7 20 (4.80%) StatPro
8 19 (4.56%) Reuters
9 14 (3.36%) HP
9 14 (3.36%) thinkFolio
9 14 (3.36%) FactSet
10 12 (2.88%) Advent
10 12 (2.88%) SimCorp
10 12 (2.88%) TIBCO
11 11 (2.64%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (2.64%) ION Trading
12 10 (2.40%) BI-SAM
12 10 (2.40%) webMethods
12 10 (2.40%) Charles River
12 10 (2.40%) Murex
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