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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 138 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +4
Permanent jobs citing Equities 202 381 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.90% 3.02% 2.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.58% 6.40% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 176 316 299
Average salary £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £90,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +1.12%
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
4407 5950 5476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.49% 47.12% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3645 4895 4741
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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.

1 217 (55.78%) Finance
2 171 (43.96%) SQL
3 165 (42.42%) Front Office
4 151 (38.82%) Derivative
5 142 (36.50%) Fixed Income
6 117 (30.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 114 (29.31%) Java
8 110 (28.28%) Banking
9 84 (21.59%) Investment Banking
10 77 (19.79%) Degree
11 76 (19.54%) UNIX
12 67 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (16.20%) Linux
14 61 (15.68%) Multithreading
15 59 (15.17%) C#
16 52 (13.37%) Asset Management
16 52 (13.37%) Business Analysis
16 52 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
17 51 (13.11%) Risk Management
18 50 (12.85%) FIX Protocol
19 48 (12.34%) Electronic Trading
19 48 (12.34%) Low Latency
20 46 (11.83%) C++
21 41 (10.54%) Project Management
21 41 (10.54%) .NET
22 40 (10.28%) Back Office
23 39 (10.03%) Windows
24 36 (9.25%) Oracle
25 33 (8.48%) Computer Science
26 31 (7.97%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 11 (2.83%) JBoss
2 7 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.54%) MQSeries
4 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.26%) MTS
7 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.26%) GemFire
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.26%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.06%) MS Office
3 6 (1.54%) Mathematica
4 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.57%) thinkFolio
2 5 (1.29%) Summit
2 5 (1.29%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.51%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.51%) RMDS
3 2 (0.51%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (0.51%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.51%) Eikon
3 2 (0.51%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.26%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.26%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.51%) Force.com
1 2 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.34%) Firewall
2 9 (2.31%) VPN
3 8 (2.06%) OSPF
3 8 (2.06%) BGP
4 7 (1.80%) EIGRP
4 7 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (1.80%) Multicast
5 3 (0.77%) SNMP
5 3 (0.77%) LDAP
6 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.51%) Internet
7 1 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.26%) ADSL
7 1 (0.26%) LAN
7 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 23 (5.91%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.77%) DB2
5 3 (0.77%) MySQL
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.51%) KDB
6 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.26%) Big Data
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.31%) JUnit
1 9 (2.31%) JIRA
2 7 (1.80%) Cucumber
2 7 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.29%) SpecFlow
4 5 (1.29%) FitNesse
4 5 (1.29%) Subversion
4 5 (1.29%) Maven
5 4 (1.03%) NUnit
6 2 (0.51%) Ant
6 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.51%) Moq
6 2 (0.51%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.51%) Gradle
6 2 (0.51%) Calabash
7 1 (0.26%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.26%) Hudson
General
1 217 (55.78%) Finance
2 165 (42.42%) Front Office
3 110 (28.28%) Banking
4 84 (21.59%) Investment Banking
5 40 (10.28%) Back Office
6 9 (2.31%) Retail
7 7 (1.80%) Legal
8 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.77%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 135 (34.70%) Analyst
2 126 (32.39%) Developer
3 69 (17.74%) Business Analyst
4 63 (16.20%) Java Developer
5 43 (11.05%) Applications Support
6 32 (8.23%) Support Analyst
7 28 (7.20%) Project Manager
8 24 (6.17%) C# Developer
9 23 (5.91%) Senior Developer
10 18 (4.63%) Programmer
11 17 (4.37%) Analyst Programmer
11 17 (4.37%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 17 (4.37%) Java Programmer
12 16 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (3.86%) Applications Support Analyst
14 12 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
15 10 (2.57%) Senior Business Analyst
16 8 (2.06%) Team Leader
16 8 (2.06%) Network Engineer
17 7 (1.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.85%) FIX Protocol
2 41 (10.54%) .NET
3 21 (5.40%) Spring
4 15 (3.86%) Middleware
4 15 (3.86%) WCF
5 13 (3.34%) XML
6 11 (2.83%) Hibernate
7 10 (2.57%) WPF
8 9 (2.31%) Web Services
8 9 (2.31%) JMS
9 8 (2.06%) Swing
9 8 (2.06%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.06%) NumPy
9 8 (2.06%) FpML
10 7 (1.80%) J2EE
11 6 (1.54%) HTML
11 6 (1.54%) WinForms
12 5 (1.29%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.29%) CORBA
12 5 (1.29%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 151 (38.82%) Derivative
2 142 (36.50%) Fixed Income
3 117 (30.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 52 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (8.48%) Computer Science
6 22 (5.66%) Hedge funds
7 19 (4.88%) Equity Derivative
8 14 (3.60%) Mathematics
9 12 (3.08%) Algorithms
10 11 (2.83%) Credit Derivative
11 10 (2.57%) Market Risk
12 9 (2.31%) Contract for Difference
12 9 (2.31%) Statistics
13 6 (1.54%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.54%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.29%) Credit Risk
14 5 (1.29%) Physics
14 5 (1.29%) ASIC
14 5 (1.29%) Client/Server
15 4 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 76 (19.54%) UNIX
2 63 (16.20%) Linux
3 39 (10.03%) Windows
4 10 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.77%) Solaris
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.51%) SUSE
6 2 (0.51%) Android
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (15.68%) Multithreading
3 52 (13.37%) Asset Management
3 52 (13.37%) Business Analysis
4 51 (13.11%) Risk Management
5 48 (12.34%) Electronic Trading
5 48 (12.34%) Low Latency
6 41 (10.54%) Project Management
7 30 (7.71%) Investment Management
8 29 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (5.66%) Algorithmic Trading
10 22 (5.66%) OO
11 19 (4.88%) Workflow
11 19 (4.88%) Change Management
12 18 (4.63%) Data Analysis
13 15 (3.86%) Scrum
14 14 (3.60%) OOD
14 14 (3.60%) Requirements Analysis
14 14 (3.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (43.96%) SQL
2 114 (29.31%) Java
3 59 (15.17%) C#
4 46 (11.83%) C++
5 31 (7.97%) VBA
6 29 (7.46%) Python
7 27 (6.94%) Perl
8 13 (3.34%) MATLAB
9 10 (2.57%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.57%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.31%) C
11 8 (2.06%) Scala
11 8 (2.06%) R
12 7 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.80%) VB
13 6 (1.54%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.54%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.29%) Ruby
15 4 (1.03%) VB6
16 3 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (19.79%) Degree
2 8 (2.06%) CCNP
2 8 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.80%) CCNA
3 7 (1.80%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.03%) PMP
5 1 (0.26%) ISEB
5 1 (0.26%) MCSE
5 1 (0.26%) CCIE
5 1 (0.26%) ACCA
5 1 (0.26%) CISA
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.63%) QA
2 10 (2.57%) EMIR
3 6 (1.54%) MiFID
4 4 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.29%) Control-M
2 2 (0.51%) OpenView
2 2 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.26%) WSUS
3 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (9.25%) Oracle
2 25 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.63%) Sybase
4 16 (4.11%) Charles River
5 14 (3.60%) TIBCO
6 13 (3.34%) Bloomberg
7 10 (2.57%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.31%) Fidessa
9 8 (2.06%) Cisco
10 7 (1.80%) F5
11 6 (1.54%) FactSet
11 6 (1.54%) Reuters
12 5 (1.29%) SimCorp
13 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.03%) HP
14 3 (0.77%) SunGard
14 3 (0.77%) Murex
14 3 (0.77%) Misys
14 3 (0.77%) Calypso
14 3 (0.77%) Informatica
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
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