The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 408 308 327
Rank change year-on-year
-100 +19
Permanent jobs citing Equities 600 854 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.87% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 2.18% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 544 696 699
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
Equities
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37714 39132 39045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.80% 39.92% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30504 30675 32356
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Equities across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in England

Equities
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Equities across the England region.

Equities Salary Trend in England

Equities
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Equities Salary Histogram in England

Equities
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -66 555 £70,000 - 86
South East +15 40 £60,000 +33.33% 3
West Midlands -21 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
North West -8 1 £110,000 +292.85%
South West - 1 £110,000 -
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 781 (61.06%) Finance
2 554 (43.32%) SQL
3 455 (35.57%) Derivative
4 452 (35.34%) Front Office
5 411 (32.13%) Java
6 406 (31.74%) Fixed Income
7 402 (31.43%) Banking
8 377 (29.48%) UNIX
8 377 (29.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 311 (24.32%) C#
10 305 (23.85%) Investment Banking
11 267 (20.88%) Linux
12 259 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
13 234 (18.30%) C++
14 190 (14.86%) .NET
15 182 (14.23%) Multithreading
16 179 (14.00%) Degree
17 178 (13.92%) Windows
18 161 (12.59%) Electronic Trading
19 159 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
20 153 (11.96%) FIX Protocol
21 146 (11.42%) Low Latency
22 142 (11.10%) Hedge funds
23 137 (10.71%) Algorithmic Trading
24 136 (10.63%) OO
24 136 (10.63%) Oracle
25 129 (10.09%) Perl
26 110 (8.60%) Sybase
27 108 (8.44%) Back Office
28 107 (8.37%) SQL Server

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 22 (1.72%) TIBCO EMS
2 18 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 12 (0.94%) JBoss
4 8 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 8 (0.63%) Apache Spark
5 7 (0.55%) Node.js
5 7 (0.55%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (0.47%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.39%) Apache
8 4 (0.31%) Confluence
8 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.16%) CMS
10 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.16%) Lync
11 1 (0.078%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.078%) Drupal
Applications
1 62 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.58%) MS Office
3 15 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.70%) MS Project
5 8 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.23%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.16%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.078%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.72%) thinkFolio
2 15 (1.17%) LatentZero
3 13 (1.02%) Summit
4 11 (0.86%) Markit EDM
5 10 (0.78%) Sentinel
6 9 (0.70%) RMDS
7 5 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.31%) Eikon
8 4 (0.31%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.23%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.16%) SunGard GMI
11 1 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.078%) Tesseract
11 1 (0.078%) Minerva
11 1 (0.078%) LongView
11 1 (0.078%) Endur
11 1 (0.078%) 3000 Xtra
11 1 (0.078%) Autonomy Scrittura
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.09%) SaaS
2 1 (0.078%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.078%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.03%) Firewall
2 20 (1.56%) VPN
3 11 (0.86%) LAN
3 11 (0.86%) WAN
4 10 (0.78%) BGP
4 10 (0.78%) Multicast
5 9 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (0.70%) SNMP
6 8 (0.63%) OSPF
7 7 (0.55%) Internet
7 7 (0.55%) EIGRP
7 7 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.55%) LDAP
8 4 (0.31%) FTP
8 4 (0.31%) DNS
8 4 (0.31%) SSH
9 3 (0.23%) ADSL
10 2 (0.16%) VoIP
10 2 (0.16%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 53 (4.14%) Relational Database
3 26 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (2.03%) RDBMS
4 15 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (0.78%) MySQL
5 10 (0.78%) OLAP
5 10 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
5 10 (0.78%) KDB
6 9 (0.70%) NoSQL
6 9 (0.70%) DB2
7 8 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 8 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.55%) Hadoop
8 7 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.47%) OLTP
9 6 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (0.47%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.47%) QlikView
10 5 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (2.27%) JIRA
2 20 (1.56%) Subversion
3 15 (1.17%) JUnit
4 11 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (0.86%) Maven
5 10 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.70%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.55%) NUnit
8 6 (0.47%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.39%) Grunt
9 5 (0.39%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.39%) Selenium
9 5 (0.39%) FitNesse
9 5 (0.39%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.31%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.31%) WinRunner
11 3 (0.23%) Ant
11 3 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 781 (61.06%) Finance
2 452 (35.34%) Front Office
3 402 (31.43%) Banking
4 305 (23.85%) Investment Banking
5 108 (8.44%) Back Office
6 67 (5.24%) Financial Institution
7 24 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 24 (1.88%) Games
8 23 (1.80%) Retail
9 15 (1.17%) Legal
10 11 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
11 8 (0.63%) Marketing
12 6 (0.47%) Wholesale Banking
12 6 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.31%) Publishing
14 2 (0.16%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.078%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.078%) Advertising
15 1 (0.078%) Law
Job Titles
1 510 (39.87%) Developer
2 351 (27.44%) Analyst
3 229 (17.90%) Java Developer
4 165 (12.90%) Applications Support
5 146 (11.42%) Business Analyst
6 141 (11.02%) Support Analyst
7 136 (10.63%) C# Developer
8 77 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 69 (5.39%) Applications Support Analyst
10 61 (4.77%) Programmer
11 59 (4.61%) Project Manager
12 53 (4.14%) C++ Developer
13 43 (3.36%) Senior Java Developer
14 42 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
15 32 (2.50%) Team Leader
16 31 (2.42%) Java Programmer
17 29 (2.27%) Junior
17 29 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 28 (2.19%) C# Programmer
19 27 (2.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (14.86%) .NET
2 153 (11.96%) FIX Protocol
3 80 (6.25%) WPF
4 56 (4.38%) ASP.NET
5 55 (4.30%) Spring
6 51 (3.99%) XML
6 51 (3.99%) WCF
7 49 (3.83%) HTML
8 42 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (3.21%) J2EE
10 28 (2.19%) JMS
11 27 (2.11%) Web Services
12 26 (2.03%) .NET Framework
13 25 (1.95%) J2SE
14 24 (1.88%) Middleware
15 23 (1.80%) Rendezvous
15 23 (1.80%) Java EE
15 23 (1.80%) jQuery
16 22 (1.72%) REST
16 22 (1.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 455 (35.57%) Derivative
2 406 (31.74%) Fixed Income
3 377 (29.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 159 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
5 142 (11.10%) Hedge funds
6 93 (7.27%) Equity Derivative
7 85 (6.65%) Computer Science
8 45 (3.52%) Mathematics
9 41 (3.21%) Algorithms
10 34 (2.66%) Data Structures
11 33 (2.58%) Contract for Difference
11 33 (2.58%) Credit Derivative
12 31 (2.42%) Credit Risk
13 28 (2.19%) Reference Data
14 26 (2.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 23 (1.80%) Open Source
16 19 (1.49%) N-Tier
17 18 (1.41%) SWIFT
18 15 (1.17%) User Experience
18 15 (1.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 377 (29.48%) UNIX
2 267 (20.88%) Linux
3 178 (13.92%) Windows
4 40 (3.13%) Solaris
5 36 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (1.95%) Windows XP
7 13 (1.02%) Windows NT
8 9 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.63%) SUSE
10 7 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.47%) CentOS
12 5 (0.39%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.39%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.31%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.23%) Android
14 3 (0.23%) Debian
14 3 (0.23%) Fedora
14 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (14.23%) Multithreading
3 161 (12.59%) Electronic Trading
4 146 (11.42%) Low Latency
5 137 (10.71%) Algorithmic Trading
6 136 (10.63%) OO
7 106 (8.29%) Asset Management
8 100 (7.82%) Business Analysis
9 96 (7.51%) Risk Management
10 85 (6.65%) Investment Management
11 83 (6.49%) Project Management
12 81 (6.33%) Software Engineering
13 75 (5.86%) TDD
14 63 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
15 56 (4.38%) Analytics
16 49 (3.83%) Unit Testing
17 47 (3.67%) Scrum
18 46 (3.60%) MVC
19 43 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
20 41 (3.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 554 (43.32%) SQL
2 411 (32.13%) Java
3 311 (24.32%) C#
4 234 (18.30%) C++
5 129 (10.09%) Perl
6 107 (8.37%) Python
7 96 (7.51%) VBA
8 71 (5.55%) JavaScript
9 43 (3.36%) Shell Script
10 41 (3.21%) C
11 32 (2.50%) Bash Shell
12 30 (2.35%) VB
13 24 (1.88%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.64%) Scala
15 20 (1.56%) VB6
16 19 (1.49%) MATLAB
17 16 (1.25%) PL/SQL
18 13 (1.02%) Tcl
19 10 (0.78%) VBScript
20 9 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 179 (14.00%) Degree
2 18 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (1.33%) CCNA
4 12 (0.94%) VCP4
5 10 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (0.63%) CCNP
7 6 (0.47%) ISEB
8 4 (0.31%) PhD
8 4 (0.31%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.23%) PMP
9 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.23%) MCP
9 3 (0.23%) MCSE
9 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.23%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.078%) CCIE
10 1 (0.078%) ACCA
10 1 (0.078%) CIMA
10 1 (0.078%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.078%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.38%) QA
2 36 (2.81%) EMIR
3 27 (2.11%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (1.25%) SLA
5 9 (0.70%) MiFID
6 3 (0.23%) Basel III
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.16%) UCITS
7 2 (0.16%) FATCA
8 1 (0.078%) GAAP
8 1 (0.078%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.078%) IAS 32
8 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.078%) COBIT
8 1 (0.078%) Solvency II
System Software
1 24 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.39%) Firmware
3 4 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.078%) NFS
5 1 (0.078%) Squid
5 1 (0.078%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.078%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.078%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.078%) vSphere
5 1 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
2 13 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.63%) Control-M
4 6 (0.47%) WSUS
5 5 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.31%) Nagios
7 3 (0.23%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.23%) Sysprep
8 2 (0.16%) Netcool
8 2 (0.16%) OpenView
9 1 (0.078%) Legato
9 1 (0.078%) SCCM
9 1 (0.078%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.078%) Puppet
9 1 (0.078%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 136 (10.63%) Oracle
2 110 (8.60%) Sybase
3 86 (6.72%) Bloomberg
4 63 (4.93%) Microsoft
5 49 (3.83%) TIBCO
6 46 (3.60%) Fidessa
7 44 (3.44%) Reuters
8 41 (3.21%) Red Hat
9 34 (2.66%) Informatica
9 34 (2.66%) SunGard
10 26 (2.03%) NYFIX
11 23 (1.80%) Calypso
11 23 (1.80%) Murex
12 20 (1.56%) Charles River
13 18 (1.41%) 29West
14 17 (1.33%) Cisco
15 15 (1.17%) HP
16 13 (1.02%) StatPro
16 13 (1.02%) FactSet
17 12 (0.94%) ServiceNow
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £150,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £38000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago