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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 91 151 100
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -51
Permanent jobs citing Equities 217 185 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.24% 1.78% 2.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.69% 3.97% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 198 170 218
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +41.17%
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
3244 4660 4984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.44% 44.79% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2863 3953 4215
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £81,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

Equities Salary Histogram in the City of London

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 237 (51.97%) Finance
2 166 (36.40%) SQL
3 159 (34.87%) Front Office
4 150 (32.89%) Java
5 148 (32.46%) Derivative
6 141 (30.92%) Fixed Income
7 135 (29.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 114 (25.00%) Banking
9 104 (22.81%) Unix
10 97 (21.27%) C++
11 93 (20.39%) Python
12 87 (19.08%) Investment Banking
13 86 (18.86%) Linux
14 77 (16.89%) C#
15 68 (14.91%) Multithreading
16 65 (14.25%) SDLC
17 64 (14.04%) Mathematics
17 64 (14.04%) .NET
18 60 (13.16%) Windows
18 60 (13.16%) Hedge funds
18 60 (13.16%) Low Latency
19 57 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
20 51 (11.18%) Electronic Trading
21 50 (10.96%) Back Office
22 49 (10.75%) Oracle
22 49 (10.75%) Asset Management
23 48 (10.53%) Computer Science
23 48 (10.53%) Sybase
24 41 (8.99%) Degree
24 41 (8.99%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (3.07%) Apache
2 10 (2.19%) JBoss
3 8 (1.75%) MQSeries
4 6 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.88%) GemFire
5 4 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.66%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.22%) Confluence
8 1 (0.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (1.54%) MS Office
2 6 (1.32%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.88%) Mathematica
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.75%) IntelliMatch
1 8 (1.75%) thinkFolio
2 4 (0.88%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.88%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (0.88%) Summit
3 3 (0.66%) Advent Geneva
3 3 (0.66%) MetaTrader
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.44%) GitHub
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.32%) Internet
2 5 (1.10%) DNS
2 5 (1.10%) Multicast
2 5 (1.10%) PuTTY
3 4 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.88%) VPN
4 3 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (0.66%) DHCP
4 3 (0.66%) EIGRP
4 3 (0.66%) Firewall
4 3 (0.66%) IP Telephony
4 3 (0.66%) LAN
4 3 (0.66%) MPLS
4 3 (0.66%) SAN
4 3 (0.66%) VoIP
4 3 (0.66%) VPLS
4 3 (0.66%) WAN
4 3 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.95%) Crystal Reports
2 18 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 15 (3.29%) BusinessObjects XI
5 10 (2.19%) KDB
5 10 (2.19%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.97%) MySQL
7 8 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.75%) QlikView
8 6 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.44%) DB2
12 1 (0.22%) MS Access
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (3.73%) FitNesse
1 17 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.51%) Cucumber
2 16 (3.51%) SpecFlow
3 15 (3.29%) JUnit
4 8 (1.75%) Selenium
5 6 (1.32%) Ant
5 6 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.88%) JIRA
6 4 (0.88%) Maven
6 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.44%) Gradle
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.44%) Subversion
7 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.22%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 237 (51.97%) Finance
2 159 (34.87%) Front Office
3 114 (25.00%) Banking
4 87 (19.08%) Investment Banking
5 50 (10.96%) Back Office
6 14 (3.07%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.75%) Retail
8 4 (0.88%) Games
9 3 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.44%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 259 (56.80%) Developer
2 95 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 92 (20.18%) Analyst
4 38 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 33 (7.24%) C++ Developer
6 32 (7.02%) Front Office Developer
7 31 (6.80%) Business Analyst
7 31 (6.80%) Quantitative Developer
7 31 (6.80%) Senior Developer
8 26 (5.70%) Support Analyst
9 25 (5.48%) Applications Support
9 25 (5.48%) Junior
9 25 (5.48%) Python Developer
10 24 (5.26%) Junior Developer
10 24 (5.26%) Systems Developer
11 21 (4.61%) Team Leader
12 19 (4.17%) Consultant
13 18 (3.95%) C# WPF Developer
13 18 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
13 18 (3.95%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (14.04%) .NET
2 36 (7.89%) FIX Protocol
3 32 (7.02%) Spring
4 28 (6.14%) WPF
5 23 (5.04%) Hibernate
6 22 (4.82%) Web Services
7 20 (4.39%) XML
8 19 (4.17%) ASP.NET
9 18 (3.95%) JDBC
10 16 (3.51%) Gherkin
11 15 (3.29%) STL
12 13 (2.85%) J2EE
13 12 (2.63%) JMS
13 12 (2.63%) Reactive Extensions
14 10 (2.19%) EJB
14 10 (2.19%) HTML
14 10 (2.19%) Unity DI Container
15 9 (1.97%) CSS
15 9 (1.97%) HTML5
16 8 (1.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 148 (32.46%) Derivative
2 141 (30.92%) Fixed Income
3 135 (29.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 64 (14.04%) Mathematics
5 60 (13.16%) Hedge funds
6 48 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 30 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (5.92%) Data Structures
9 20 (4.39%) Fintech
10 18 (3.95%) Reference Data
11 16 (3.51%) Client/Server
12 14 (3.07%) Contract for Difference
13 12 (2.63%) Market Risk
14 11 (2.41%) Economics
14 11 (2.41%) N-Tier
15 10 (2.19%) Equity Derivative
15 10 (2.19%) Spread Betting
16 8 (1.75%) User Experience
17 7 (1.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 7 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 104 (22.81%) Unix
2 86 (18.86%) Linux
3 60 (13.16%) Windows
4 11 (2.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.66%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.66%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.22%) SUSE
7 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.91%) Multithreading
2 65 (14.25%) SDLC
3 60 (13.16%) Low Latency
4 57 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (11.18%) Electronic Trading
6 49 (10.75%) Asset Management
7 41 (8.99%) BDD
8 39 (8.55%) TDD
9 36 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 35 (7.68%) Algorithmic Trading
11 32 (7.02%) Analytics
12 31 (6.80%) Market Making
13 30 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
14 25 (5.48%) Data Management
15 24 (5.26%) Workflow
16 21 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (4.61%) Concurrent Programming
16 21 (4.61%) Project Management
16 21 (4.61%) Risk Management
17 20 (4.39%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 166 (36.40%) SQL
2 150 (32.89%) Java
3 97 (21.27%) C++
4 93 (20.39%) Python
5 77 (16.89%) C#
6 39 (8.55%) C
7 34 (7.46%) Perl
8 19 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 17 (3.73%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.63%) JavaScript
10 12 (2.63%) VBA
11 10 (2.19%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.75%) R
13 7 (1.54%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.10%) Korn
15 4 (0.88%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.66%) Scala
17 2 (0.44%) VB
17 2 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (8.99%) Degree
2 4 (0.88%) PhD
3 3 (0.66%) CCNA
3 3 (0.66%) CISA
3 3 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.66%) CISM
3 3 (0.66%) CISSP
4 2 (0.44%) CFA
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.22%) IIBA
5 1 (0.22%) ISEB
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.80%) QA
2 9 (1.97%) MiFID
3 5 (1.10%) SLA
4 2 (0.44%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.44%) EMIR
4 2 (0.44%) SDET
5 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.66%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.22%) Docker
4 1 (0.22%) KVM
4 1 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (4.17%) Control-M
2 12 (2.63%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.88%) Netcool
5 3 (0.66%) Puppet
6 2 (0.44%) Ansible
6 2 (0.44%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.44%) SCCM
7 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.22%) Mesos
7 1 (0.22%) Nagios
7 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (10.75%) Oracle
2 48 (10.53%) Sybase
3 39 (8.55%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.07%) Informatica
4 14 (3.07%) Murex
5 12 (2.63%) Charles River
6 11 (2.41%) Bloomberg
6 11 (2.41%) Remedy
7 7 (1.54%) HP
8 6 (1.32%) VMware
9 5 (1.10%) SimCorp
9 5 (1.10%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.88%) Advent
10 4 (0.88%) Cisco
10 4 (0.88%) Eze Castle Integration
10 4 (0.88%) Fidessa
10 4 (0.88%) Splunk
11 3 (0.66%) Citrix
11 3 (0.66%) Misys
11 3 (0.66%) Sun
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