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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 91 99 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -34
Permanent jobs citing Equities 281 327 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.70% 2.64% 3.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.09% 5.78% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 262 275 390
Average salary £67,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £91,500 £90,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
4617 5657 5964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.31% 45.69% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 4598 5208
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2015.

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 2015, 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.

1 313 (61.25%) Finance
2 220 (43.05%) Front Office
3 193 (37.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 186 (36.40%) SQL
4 186 (36.40%) Fixed Income
4 186 (36.40%) Derivative
5 156 (30.53%) Java
6 149 (29.16%) Banking
7 125 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
8 124 (24.27%) C#
9 109 (21.33%) Investment Banking
10 94 (18.40%) Degree
11 93 (18.20%) UNIX
12 81 (15.85%) Multithreading
13 74 (14.48%) Linux
13 74 (14.48%) .NET
13 74 (14.48%) FIX Protocol
14 62 (12.13%) SQL Server
14 62 (12.13%) SDLC
15 61 (11.94%) Risk Management
16 59 (11.55%) Business Analysis
17 58 (11.35%) Electronic Trading
18 56 (10.96%) QA
19 54 (10.57%) C++
20 53 (10.37%) Computer Science
21 49 (9.59%) Algorithmic Trading
22 48 (9.39%) Windows
23 47 (9.20%) Back Office
23 47 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
24 46 (9.00%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (1.37%) WebSphere
1 7 (1.37%) NServiceBus
2 6 (1.17%) MQSeries
2 6 (1.17%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.98%) WebLogic
3 5 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (0.59%) SAS
5 2 (0.39%) CMS
5 2 (0.39%) JBoss
5 2 (0.39%) Node.js
6 1 (0.20%) Mule
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.20%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.35%) Mathematica
3 5 (0.98%) MS Office
4 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.35%) thinkFolio
2 9 (1.76%) MetaTrader
3 3 (0.59%) LatentZero
3 3 (0.59%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.39%) Summit
5 1 (0.20%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.20%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 1 (0.20%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.78%) Force.com
2 3 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.15%) Firewall
2 10 (1.96%) VPN
2 10 (1.96%) Multicast
3 9 (1.76%) BGP
4 8 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (1.37%) OSPF
6 5 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.98%) EIGRP
7 4 (0.78%) Intranet
8 3 (0.59%) VoIP
8 3 (0.59%) WAN
9 2 (0.39%) LDAP
9 2 (0.39%) LAN
9 2 (0.39%) Wireless
9 2 (0.39%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.39%) Junos
9 2 (0.39%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.39%) NX-OS
10 1 (0.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.15%) RDBMS
5 10 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.98%) KDB
7 4 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.59%) MySQL
8 3 (0.59%) SQLPlus
8 3 (0.59%) DB2
8 3 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.39%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.20%) Sybase IQ
10 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 23 (4.50%) Cucumber
2 22 (4.31%) FitNesse
2 22 (4.31%) SpecFlow
3 17 (3.33%) Selenium
4 16 (3.13%) NUnit
5 12 (2.35%) JUnit
6 10 (1.96%) WebDriver
7 9 (1.76%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (1.76%) Moq
7 9 (1.76%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.57%) Maven
9 6 (1.17%) JIRA
10 5 (0.98%) Gradle
11 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.78%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.59%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
13 2 (0.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 2 (0.39%) JBehave
General
1 313 (61.25%) Finance
2 220 (43.05%) Front Office
3 149 (29.16%) Banking
4 109 (21.33%) Investment Banking
5 47 (9.20%) Back Office
6 15 (2.94%) Legal
7 12 (2.35%) Retail
8 8 (1.57%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.98%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.59%) Marketing
10 3 (0.59%) Advertising
11 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 211 (41.29%) Developer
2 174 (34.05%) Analyst
3 88 (17.22%) Java Developer
4 77 (15.07%) Business Analyst
5 49 (9.59%) C# Developer
6 45 (8.81%) Senior Developer
7 44 (8.61%) Applications Support
8 33 (6.46%) Support Analyst
9 31 (6.07%) Senior Analyst
10 27 (5.28%) QA Analyst
11 26 (5.09%) Project Manager
12 24 (4.70%) C++ Developer
13 21 (4.11%) Core Java Developer
14 19 (3.72%) Senior C# Developer
14 19 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
14 19 (3.72%) Senior QA Analyst
15 13 (2.54%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 13 (2.54%) Programmer
16 12 (2.35%) .NET Developer
17 11 (2.15%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (14.48%) .NET
1 74 (14.48%) FIX Protocol
2 46 (9.00%) WPF
3 31 (6.07%) WinForms
4 28 (5.48%) Web Services
5 27 (5.28%) XML
6 24 (4.70%) ASP.NET
7 23 (4.50%) Spring
7 23 (4.50%) WCF
8 22 (4.31%) HTML
9 21 (4.11%) Gherkin
10 20 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
11 19 (3.72%) Middleware
12 16 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
12 16 (3.13%) MSMQ
13 14 (2.74%) J2EE
14 12 (2.35%) NumPy
15 11 (2.15%) HTML5
15 11 (2.15%) CSS
16 9 (1.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 193 (37.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 186 (36.40%) Fixed Income
2 186 (36.40%) Derivative
3 53 (10.37%) Computer Science
4 47 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (5.48%) Equity Derivative
6 26 (5.09%) Hedge funds
6 26 (5.09%) Algorithms
7 23 (4.50%) Market Risk
8 21 (4.11%) Client/Server
9 18 (3.52%) Mathematics
10 12 (2.35%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.76%) Contract for Difference
12 8 (1.57%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.17%) User Experience
13 6 (1.17%) Physics
13 6 (1.17%) PMI
14 5 (0.98%) Statistics
15 4 (0.78%) Spread Betting
15 4 (0.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 93 (18.20%) UNIX
2 74 (14.48%) Linux
3 48 (9.39%) Windows
4 8 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.37%) Solaris
6 4 (0.78%) AIX
6 4 (0.78%) Android
7 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (15.85%) Multithreading
3 62 (12.13%) SDLC
4 61 (11.94%) Risk Management
5 59 (11.55%) Business Analysis
6 58 (11.35%) Electronic Trading
7 49 (9.59%) Algorithmic Trading
8 46 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 45 (8.81%) Project Management
10 42 (8.22%) Asset Management
11 40 (7.83%) Low Latency
12 38 (7.44%) Test Automation
13 37 (7.24%) TDD
14 35 (6.85%) Investment Management
15 33 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 32 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (6.07%) BDD
18 27 (5.28%) Analytics
19 26 (5.09%) Software Testing
20 24 (4.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 186 (36.40%) SQL
2 156 (30.53%) Java
3 124 (24.27%) C#
4 54 (10.57%) C++
5 33 (6.46%) Python
6 32 (6.26%) Perl
7 24 (4.70%) T-SQL
8 20 (3.91%) MATLAB
8 20 (3.91%) Scala
9 18 (3.52%) Shell Script
10 17 (3.33%) R
11 16 (3.13%) Ruby
12 15 (2.94%) VBA
13 14 (2.74%) JavaScript
14 9 (1.76%) C
15 7 (1.37%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.37%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.98%) PHP
16 5 (0.98%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 94 (18.40%) Degree
2 21 (4.11%) ISEB
3 10 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.37%) CCNA
6 6 (1.17%) CCNP
7 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.78%) PMP
8 4 (0.78%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.59%) CFA
10 2 (0.39%) ACCA
10 2 (0.39%) CISA
11 1 (0.20%) CCSA
11 1 (0.20%) IIBA
11 1 (0.20%) CBAP
11 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.20%) MCSE
11 1 (0.20%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.96%) QA
2 9 (1.76%) EMIR
3 8 (1.57%) MiFID
4 5 (0.98%) SLA
4 5 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.78%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) UCITS
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) KVM
3 1 (0.20%) Firmware
3 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.37%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.59%) Control-M
3 3 (0.59%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) Ansible
4 1 (0.20%) Puppet
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 40 (7.83%) Oracle
2 38 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.52%) Charles River
4 16 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 13 (2.54%) Sybase
6 11 (2.15%) Cisco
7 10 (1.96%) HP
8 8 (1.57%) Fidessa
9 7 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.17%) Informatica
10 6 (1.17%) StreamBase
11 5 (0.98%) Sun
11 5 (0.98%) Bloomberg
11 5 (0.98%) SimCorp
11 5 (0.98%) F5
12 4 (0.78%) Fiserv
12 4 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.78%) IBM
12 4 (0.78%) SunGard
13 3 (0.59%) Murex
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Very lucrative bonus structure
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary is approx 55-70k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago