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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 106 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Equities 251 380 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.49% 2.95% 3.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.93% 6.38% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 229 334 330
Average salary £66,500 £67,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -7.69%
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
4232 5960 5722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.06% 46.26% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3474 4926 4864
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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.

1 259 (59.54%) Finance
2 181 (41.61%) Front Office
3 173 (39.77%) Fixed Income
3 173 (39.77%) Derivative
4 159 (36.55%) SQL
4 159 (36.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 127 (29.20%) Banking
6 122 (28.05%) Java
7 96 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (21.61%) C#
8 94 (21.61%) Investment Banking
9 87 (20.00%) Degree
10 79 (18.16%) UNIX
11 77 (17.70%) Multithreading
12 65 (14.94%) Business Analysis
13 61 (14.02%) Risk Management
14 59 (13.56%) Linux
14 59 (13.56%) FIX Protocol
15 56 (12.87%) SDLC
16 54 (12.41%) .NET
17 53 (12.18%) Low Latency
17 53 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
18 50 (11.49%) C++
19 48 (11.03%) Asset Management
20 46 (10.57%) Back Office
20 46 (10.57%) SQL Server
21 44 (10.11%) Electronic Trading
22 42 (9.66%) Windows
23 41 (9.43%) Computer Science
24 39 (8.97%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 8 (1.84%) MQSeries
1 8 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.38%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.69%) JBoss
4 3 (0.69%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.46%) NServiceBus
5 2 (0.46%) Node.js
5 2 (0.46%) SAS
6 1 (0.23%) MTS
6 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 25 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.07%) Mathematica
3 5 (1.15%) MS Office
4 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.53%) thinkFolio
2 7 (1.61%) MetaTrader
3 5 (1.15%) Summit
4 3 (0.69%) LatentZero
5 2 (0.46%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.46%) RMDS
6 1 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.23%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.23%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.69%) Force.com
1 3 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.76%) Multicast
2 11 (2.53%) Firewall
3 10 (2.30%) BGP
3 10 (2.30%) VPN
4 9 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (1.84%) OSPF
6 7 (1.61%) EIGRP
7 3 (0.69%) LDAP
8 2 (0.46%) Junos
8 2 (0.46%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.46%) NX-OS
8 2 (0.46%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.46%) VoIP
9 1 (0.23%) Intranet
9 1 (0.23%) Internet
9 1 (0.23%) WAN
9 1 (0.23%) SNMP
9 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.83%) Relational Database
3 17 (3.91%) RDBMS
4 15 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.69%) KDB
6 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.69%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.23%) DB2
8 1 (0.23%) MySQL
8 1 (0.23%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.23%) QlikView
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (2.99%) Cucumber
3 12 (2.76%) SpecFlow
3 12 (2.76%) FitNesse
3 12 (2.76%) NUnit
3 12 (2.76%) JUnit
4 10 (2.30%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.07%) JIRA
6 8 (1.84%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (1.84%) Moq
7 7 (1.61%) Selenium
7 7 (1.61%) Maven
8 4 (0.92%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.92%) Gradle
8 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.69%) Subversion
10 2 (0.46%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.46%) Calabash
11 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
General
1 259 (59.54%) Finance
2 181 (41.61%) Front Office
3 127 (29.20%) Banking
4 94 (21.61%) Investment Banking
5 46 (10.57%) Back Office
6 12 (2.76%) Legal
6 12 (2.76%) Retail
7 5 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.69%) Advertising
9 2 (0.46%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 165 (37.93%) Analyst
2 152 (34.94%) Developer
3 81 (18.62%) Business Analyst
4 62 (14.25%) Java Developer
5 40 (9.20%) C# Developer
6 39 (8.97%) Applications Support
7 36 (8.28%) Senior Developer
8 35 (8.05%) Support Analyst
9 25 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
10 24 (5.52%) Project Manager
11 17 (3.91%) QA Analyst
12 16 (3.68%) Senior C# Developer
13 14 (3.22%) Senior Java Developer
14 13 (2.99%) Java Programmer
14 13 (2.99%) Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (2.99%) Java Analyst Programmer
14 13 (2.99%) Programmer
14 13 (2.99%) Analyst Programmer
15 12 (2.76%) Core Java Developer
16 11 (2.53%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (13.56%) FIX Protocol
2 54 (12.41%) .NET
3 30 (6.90%) WPF
4 24 (5.52%) WCF
4 24 (5.52%) WinForms
5 17 (3.91%) XML
6 16 (3.68%) Web Services
6 16 (3.68%) ASP.NET
6 16 (3.68%) HTML
7 14 (3.22%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (2.99%) Spring
9 11 (2.53%) J2EE
9 11 (2.53%) Gherkin
10 10 (2.30%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (2.30%) MSMQ
11 9 (2.07%) JMS
11 9 (2.07%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.07%) NumPy
12 8 (1.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (1.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 173 (39.77%) Fixed Income
1 173 (39.77%) Derivative
2 159 (36.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 53 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (9.43%) Computer Science
5 23 (5.29%) Hedge funds
6 21 (4.83%) Equity Derivative
7 19 (4.37%) Market Risk
7 19 (4.37%) Algorithms
8 17 (3.91%) Mathematics
9 12 (2.76%) Credit Derivative
10 11 (2.53%) Client/Server
10 11 (2.53%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.84%) Statistics
11 8 (1.84%) Physics
12 6 (1.38%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.15%) PMI
13 5 (1.15%) Reference Data
13 5 (1.15%) Contract for Difference
14 4 (0.92%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 79 (18.16%) UNIX
2 59 (13.56%) Linux
3 42 (9.66%) Windows
4 11 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.92%) Android
6 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.46%) SUSE
6 2 (0.46%) AIX
6 2 (0.46%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.70%) Multithreading
3 65 (14.94%) Business Analysis
4 61 (14.02%) Risk Management
5 56 (12.87%) SDLC
6 53 (12.18%) Low Latency
7 48 (11.03%) Asset Management
8 44 (10.11%) Electronic Trading
9 39 (8.97%) Project Management
10 37 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 35 (8.05%) Investment Management
12 30 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (6.44%) Algorithmic Trading
14 27 (6.21%) TDD
15 25 (5.75%) BDD
16 22 (5.06%) Test Automation
17 21 (4.83%) Unit Testing
17 21 (4.83%) Functional Programming
18 20 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (4.60%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 159 (36.55%) SQL
2 122 (28.05%) Java
3 94 (21.61%) C#
4 50 (11.49%) C++
5 29 (6.67%) Python
5 29 (6.67%) Perl
6 19 (4.37%) MATLAB
7 15 (3.45%) VBA
8 14 (3.22%) Scala
8 14 (3.22%) R
8 14 (3.22%) T-SQL
8 14 (3.22%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.53%) C
10 10 (2.30%) Ruby
10 10 (2.30%) JavaScript
11 9 (2.07%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.15%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.69%) Korn
14 2 (0.46%) C-shell
14 2 (0.46%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 87 (20.00%) Degree
2 12 (2.76%) ISEB
3 10 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.07%) CCNA
4 9 (2.07%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.84%) CCNP
6 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.92%) PMP
8 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.23%) MCSE
10 1 (0.23%) ACCA
10 1 (0.23%) CCIE
10 1 (0.23%) CISA
10 1 (0.23%) IIBA
10 1 (0.23%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.97%) QA
2 10 (2.30%) EMIR
3 8 (1.84%) MiFID
4 5 (1.15%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.46%) SLA
5 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.92%) Control-M
3 2 (0.46%) OpenView
3 2 (0.46%) Nagios
4 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 32 (7.36%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.67%) Oracle
3 18 (4.14%) Charles River
3 18 (4.14%) TIBCO
4 11 (2.53%) Red Hat
5 10 (2.30%) Fidessa
5 10 (2.30%) HP
5 10 (2.30%) Cisco
6 9 (2.07%) Bloomberg
7 8 (1.84%) Sybase
8 7 (1.61%) F5
9 6 (1.38%) StreamBase
10 5 (1.15%) Sun
11 4 (0.92%) SimCorp
11 4 (0.92%) Reuters
11 4 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.69%) IONA
12 3 (0.69%) Calypso
12 3 (0.69%) Murex
12 3 (0.69%) Misys
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago