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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 141 91 112
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +21
Permanent jobs citing Equities 185 304 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.78% 2.88% 2.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.28% 6.14% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 168 237 235
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+30.55% +5.88%
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
4324 4949 4980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.70% 46.95% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3618 4103 4444
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 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 March 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.

1 199 (53.64%) Finance
2 169 (45.55%) SQL
3 151 (40.70%) Front Office
4 127 (34.23%) Fixed Income
5 115 (31.00%) Derivative
6 109 (29.38%) Banking
7 108 (29.11%) Java
8 91 (24.53%) UNIX
9 85 (22.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 81 (21.83%) Investment Banking
11 78 (21.02%) Degree
12 69 (18.60%) Linux
13 62 (16.71%) Electronic Trading
14 57 (15.36%) Multithreading
15 51 (13.75%) Asset Management
15 51 (13.75%) C#
16 50 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (13.48%) FIX Protocol
17 48 (12.94%) Low Latency
18 45 (12.13%) C++
19 42 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
20 38 (10.24%) VBA
20 38 (10.24%) Windows
21 36 (9.70%) Business Analysis
21 36 (9.70%) Oracle
22 34 (9.16%) Python
22 34 (9.16%) Computer Science
23 33 (8.89%) Risk Management
24 32 (8.63%) Investment Management
25 30 (8.09%) Back Office

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (2.96%) JBoss
2 6 (1.62%) MQSeries
3 4 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.54%) Confluence
4 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.27%) GemFire
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.27%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.27%) MTS
5 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.62%) MS Office
3 5 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (2.43%) thinkFolio
2 7 (1.89%) LatentZero
3 6 (1.62%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.81%) Summit
5 2 (0.54%) Front Arena
5 2 (0.54%) RMDS
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.54%) Eikon
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.27%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.50%) Firewall
2 9 (2.43%) SNMP
3 8 (2.16%) VPN
3 8 (2.16%) OSPF
3 8 (2.16%) BGP
4 7 (1.89%) EIGRP
4 7 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (1.89%) Multicast
5 3 (0.81%) LDAP
6 2 (0.54%) Internet
7 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.27%) ADSL
7 1 (0.27%) LAN
7 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.28%) Relational Database
2 22 (5.93%) RDBMS
3 20 (5.39%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.08%) DB2
5 4 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.81%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.81%) MySQL
7 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.54%) KDB
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.27%) Big Data
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (2.16%) JIRA
2 7 (1.89%) JUnit
2 7 (1.89%) Subversion
2 7 (1.89%) Maven
3 4 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.54%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.54%) Hudson
4 2 (0.54%) FindBugs
4 2 (0.54%) Gradle
4 2 (0.54%) Ant
4 2 (0.54%) Calabash
5 1 (0.27%) FogBugz
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.27%) Bugzilla
General
1 199 (53.64%) Finance
2 151 (40.70%) Front Office
3 109 (29.38%) Banking
4 81 (21.83%) Investment Banking
5 30 (8.09%) Back Office
6 8 (2.16%) Retail
7 7 (1.89%) Legal
8 5 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.08%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.54%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) Publishing
12 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 127 (34.23%) Developer
2 112 (30.19%) Analyst
3 62 (16.71%) Java Developer
4 48 (12.94%) Business Analyst
5 43 (11.59%) Applications Support
6 37 (9.97%) Support Analyst
7 22 (5.93%) Project Manager
8 20 (5.39%) C# Developer
9 17 (4.58%) Applications Support Analyst
10 15 (4.04%) Programmer
11 14 (3.77%) Team Leader
12 13 (3.50%) Java Analyst Programmer
12 13 (3.50%) Analyst Programmer
12 13 (3.50%) Java Programmer
13 11 (2.96%) Senior Developer
13 11 (2.96%) Consultant
14 10 (2.70%) Quantitative Developer
14 10 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
15 9 (2.43%) Senior Business Analyst
15 9 (2.43%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (13.48%) FIX Protocol
2 25 (6.74%) Spring
2 25 (6.74%) .NET
3 14 (3.77%) Middleware
3 14 (3.77%) Hibernate
4 13 (3.50%) XML
5 11 (2.96%) JMS
6 10 (2.70%) FpML
7 9 (2.43%) WPF
8 8 (2.16%) WCF
8 8 (2.16%) Swing
9 7 (1.89%) J2EE
10 6 (1.62%) Pandas
11 5 (1.35%) J2SE
11 5 (1.35%) CORBA
12 4 (1.08%) SOAP
13 3 (0.81%) XSLT
13 3 (0.81%) CSS
13 3 (0.81%) HTML
13 3 (0.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 127 (34.23%) Fixed Income
2 115 (31.00%) Derivative
3 85 (22.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 42 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (9.16%) Computer Science
6 19 (5.12%) Hedge funds
7 17 (4.58%) Equity Derivative
8 16 (4.31%) Mathematics
9 14 (3.77%) Algorithms
10 12 (3.23%) Contract for Difference
11 11 (2.96%) Credit Derivative
12 9 (2.43%) Statistics
13 8 (2.16%) Credit Risk
13 8 (2.16%) Reference Data
14 7 (1.89%) Data Structures
15 5 (1.35%) Physics
15 5 (1.35%) N-Tier
16 4 (1.08%) Economics
16 4 (1.08%) Market Risk
17 3 (0.81%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 91 (24.53%) UNIX
2 69 (18.60%) Linux
3 38 (10.24%) Windows
4 10 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.81%) Solaris
5 3 (0.81%) Windows Vista
5 3 (0.81%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.81%) NetWare
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.54%) SUSE
6 2 (0.54%) Android
6 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (16.71%) Electronic Trading
2 57 (15.36%) Multithreading
3 51 (13.75%) Asset Management
4 50 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (12.94%) Low Latency
6 36 (9.70%) Business Analysis
7 33 (8.89%) Risk Management
8 32 (8.63%) Investment Management
9 28 (7.55%) Project Management
10 25 (6.74%) OO
11 23 (6.20%) Change Management
12 22 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (4.85%) Algorithmic Trading
13 18 (4.85%) Data Management
13 18 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (4.58%) Workflow
15 16 (4.31%) Scrum
15 16 (4.31%) Data Analysis
16 13 (3.50%) GAP Analysis
16 13 (3.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 169 (45.55%) SQL
2 108 (29.11%) Java
3 51 (13.75%) C#
4 45 (12.13%) C++
5 38 (10.24%) VBA
6 34 (9.16%) Python
7 30 (8.09%) Perl
8 15 (4.04%) C
9 12 (3.23%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.16%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.89%) MATLAB
11 7 (1.89%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.89%) VB
12 4 (1.08%) VB6
13 3 (0.81%) Ruby
13 3 (0.81%) ECMAScript
13 3 (0.81%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.81%) VBScript
13 3 (0.81%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 78 (21.02%) Degree
2 8 (2.16%) CCNP
2 8 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.89%) CCNA
4 4 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.81%) VCP4
5 3 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.54%) PMP
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) CCIE
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.89%) QA
2 5 (1.35%) EMIR
3 2 (0.54%) MiFID
4 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.35%) Control-M
1 5 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.54%) OpenView
2 2 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.27%) WSUS
3 1 (0.27%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (9.70%) Oracle
2 21 (5.66%) Sybase
3 16 (4.31%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.04%) Bloomberg
5 13 (3.50%) Fidessa
6 12 (3.23%) TIBCO
7 11 (2.96%) Reuters
8 10 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 10 (2.70%) StatPro
9 9 (2.43%) FactSet
10 8 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (2.16%) Cisco
10 8 (2.16%) SunGard
10 8 (2.16%) HP
11 7 (1.89%) Informatica
11 7 (1.89%) Charles River
11 7 (1.89%) F5
12 6 (1.62%) SimCorp
12 6 (1.62%) webMethods
13 5 (1.35%) Business Objects
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £38000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago