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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 133 78 82
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +4
Permanent jobs citing Equities 226 390 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.96% 3.30% 3.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.50% 7.06% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 195 347 391
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £93,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.77% -
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
5027 5522 6065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.65% 46.70% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 4818 5547
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 £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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.

1 343 (56.60%) Finance
2 278 (45.87%) Front Office
3 267 (44.06%) Banking
4 247 (40.76%) Java
5 246 (40.59%) SQL
6 222 (36.63%) Investment Banking
7 190 (31.35%) Derivative
8 186 (30.69%) UNIX
9 162 (26.73%) Fixed Income
10 142 (23.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 126 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
12 115 (18.98%) Linux
13 105 (17.33%) C#
14 98 (16.17%) Degree
15 95 (15.68%) Multithreading
16 93 (15.35%) Low Latency
17 80 (13.20%) Oracle
18 76 (12.54%) Electronic Trading
19 74 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
20 64 (10.56%) OO
21 62 (10.23%) QA
22 61 (10.07%) Asset Management
23 60 (9.90%) Computer Science
24 58 (9.57%) Investment Management
25 51 (8.42%) Fidessa
25 51 (8.42%) Algorithmic Trading
25 51 (8.42%) Mentoring
26 50 (8.25%) C++
26 50 (8.25%) Legal
27 48 (7.92%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (0.83%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.83%) GemFire
3 4 (0.66%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (0.50%) Confluence
4 3 (0.50%) Apache
5 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.99%) MS Office
3 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.15%) Sentinel
2 12 (1.98%) LatentZero
3 11 (1.82%) Summit
4 10 (1.65%) Front Arena
4 10 (1.65%) RMDS
4 10 (1.65%) 3000 Xtra
4 10 (1.65%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 10 (1.65%) Eikon
5 7 (1.16%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.66%) Advent Geneva
7 3 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.33%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.17%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 1 (0.17%) Kondor+
9 1 (0.17%) LongView
9 1 (0.17%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.97%) TCP/IP
1 18 (2.97%) Multicast
2 16 (2.64%) WAN
3 12 (1.98%) DNS
4 10 (1.65%) SSL
4 10 (1.65%) LAN
4 10 (1.65%) Firewall
5 7 (1.16%) BGP
6 6 (0.99%) MPLS
6 6 (0.99%) OSPF
7 5 (0.83%) Internet
8 4 (0.66%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.66%) SNMP
8 4 (0.66%) Intranet
9 3 (0.50%) SDH
9 3 (0.50%) DWDM
9 3 (0.50%) IGMP
9 3 (0.50%) Network Security
9 3 (0.50%) Junos
10 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.11%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.80%) RDBMS
4 16 (2.64%) KDB
5 13 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (0.99%) Big Data
8 5 (0.83%) DB2
9 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.33%) MS Access
11 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.17%) DTS
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.17%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 32 (5.28%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (2.48%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.15%) JIRA
3 13 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.98%) Maven
5 11 (1.82%) Subversion
6 8 (1.32%) Ant
7 7 (1.16%) JUnit
8 5 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.66%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.50%) JBehave
10 3 (0.50%) FlexUnit
10 3 (0.50%) Grunt
10 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.50%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.50%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.50%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
General
1 343 (56.60%) Finance
2 278 (45.87%) Front Office
3 267 (44.06%) Banking
4 222 (36.63%) Investment Banking
5 50 (8.25%) Legal
6 25 (4.13%) Back Office
7 16 (2.64%) Financial Institution
8 13 (2.15%) Retail
9 11 (1.82%) Publishing
10 10 (1.65%) Law
11 8 (1.32%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.99%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.83%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.50%) Advertising
15 2 (0.33%) Games
16 1 (0.17%) Marketing
16 1 (0.17%) French Language
16 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 261 (43.07%) Developer
2 154 (25.41%) Analyst
3 145 (23.93%) Java Developer
4 61 (10.07%) Business Analyst
5 56 (9.24%) Applications Support
6 47 (7.76%) Support Analyst
7 31 (5.12%) Test Analyst
8 29 (4.79%) C# Developer
9 27 (4.46%) Consultant
9 27 (4.46%) Front Office Developer
9 27 (4.46%) Senior Developer
10 20 (3.30%) Applications Support Analyst
11 19 (3.14%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (2.97%) QA Analyst
13 14 (2.31%) Systems Analyst
13 14 (2.31%) Lead Developer
13 14 (2.31%) Junior
14 13 (2.15%) QA Test Analyst
15 12 (1.98%) WPF Developer
16 11 (1.82%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.76%) .NET
2 32 (5.28%) Spring
3 30 (4.95%) FIX Protocol
4 29 (4.79%) XML
5 26 (4.29%) WPF
6 24 (3.96%) Hibernate
7 16 (2.64%) Middleware
7 16 (2.64%) .NET Framework
8 15 (2.48%) WinForms
8 15 (2.48%) XSLT
9 14 (2.31%) WCF
10 8 (1.32%) Web Services
10 8 (1.32%) J2SE
10 8 (1.32%) J2EE
11 6 (0.99%) JMS
12 5 (0.83%) HTML
12 5 (0.83%) Rendezvous
13 4 (0.66%) Java EE
13 4 (0.66%) STL
13 4 (0.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 190 (31.35%) Derivative
2 162 (26.73%) Fixed Income
3 142 (23.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 74 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (9.90%) Computer Science
6 47 (7.76%) Equity Derivative
7 26 (4.29%) Hedge funds
8 25 (4.13%) Mathematics
9 23 (3.80%) Reference Data
10 15 (2.48%) Open Source
11 11 (1.82%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.65%) Market Risk
13 9 (1.49%) Physics
14 8 (1.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 7 (1.16%) Credit Risk
16 6 (0.99%) SWIFT
16 6 (0.99%) Contract for Difference
17 5 (0.83%) Credit Derivative
18 4 (0.66%) Spread Betting
18 4 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 186 (30.69%) UNIX
2 115 (18.98%) Linux
3 39 (6.44%) Windows
4 22 (3.63%) NetWare
5 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.33%) Solaris
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (15.68%) Multithreading
3 93 (15.35%) Low Latency
4 76 (12.54%) Electronic Trading
5 64 (10.56%) OO
6 61 (10.07%) Asset Management
7 58 (9.57%) Investment Management
8 51 (8.42%) Algorithmic Trading
8 51 (8.42%) Mentoring
9 47 (7.76%) Business Analysis
10 42 (6.93%) Data Management
11 37 (6.11%) Configuration Management
12 31 (5.12%) Project Management
13 29 (4.79%) TDD
13 29 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
14 27 (4.46%) Automated Testing
14 27 (4.46%) Analytics
15 25 (4.13%) Unit Testing
16 23 (3.80%) Ultra-Low Latency
17 22 (3.63%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 247 (40.76%) Java
2 246 (40.59%) SQL
3 105 (17.33%) C#
4 50 (8.25%) C++
5 45 (7.43%) Perl
6 29 (4.79%) VBA
7 25 (4.13%) Python
8 23 (3.80%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.15%) C
9 13 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.98%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.49%) JavaScript
12 8 (1.32%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.50%) R
13 3 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (0.50%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.50%) VB
14 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.33%) AWK
14 2 (0.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 98 (16.17%) Degree
2 14 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.16%) ISEB
4 4 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.50%) JNCIE
5 3 (0.50%) PhD
5 3 (0.50%) CCIE
5 3 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) CISM
7 1 (0.17%) MCSE
7 1 (0.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (10.23%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) EMIR
3 4 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) COBIT
4 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.17%) Puppet
3 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 80 (13.20%) Oracle
2 51 (8.42%) Fidessa
3 39 (6.44%) Sybase
4 35 (5.78%) Microsoft
5 34 (5.61%) Bloomberg
6 22 (3.63%) SunGard
7 20 (3.30%) thinkFolio
8 19 (3.14%) StatPro
9 17 (2.81%) Reuters
10 15 (2.48%) Charles River
11 14 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (2.15%) webMethods
12 13 (2.15%) DevExpress
13 12 (1.98%) TIBCO
13 12 (1.98%) ION Trading
13 12 (1.98%) SimCorp
14 11 (1.82%) Advent
14 11 (1.82%) HP
14 11 (1.82%) Murex
15 10 (1.65%) Misys
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