The table below looks at the statistics for Equity Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equity Research over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equity Research
Rank 863 857 863
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Equity Research 13 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -43.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £63,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Equity Research
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87785 82919 84498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.14% 81.58% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71606 68904 71839
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Equity Research
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Equity Research across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Equity Research Jobs Demand Trend in England

Equity Research
Salary Trend in England

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

Equity Research Salary Trend in England

Equity Research
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equity Research across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Equity Research Salary Histogram in England

Equity Research
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Research within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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 +21 13 £50,000 +35.13% 1
Equity Research
UK

Equity Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Equity Research 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 Equity Research.

1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 21 (60.00%) Banking
3 19 (54.29%) Analytics
3 19 (54.29%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (48.57%) Hedge funds
4 17 (48.57%) SQL
5 14 (40.00%) Investment Banking
6 13 (37.14%) Windows
7 12 (34.29%) .NET
7 12 (34.29%) C#
7 12 (34.29%) XML
7 12 (34.29%) Statistics
7 12 (34.29%) CFA
8 11 (31.43%) Stata
8 11 (31.43%) MATLAB
8 11 (31.43%) Project Management
8 11 (31.43%) S-PLUS
8 11 (31.43%) Python
8 11 (31.43%) SPSS
8 11 (31.43%) Portfolio Management
8 11 (31.43%) Financial Modelling
8 11 (31.43%) Quantitative Analysis
8 11 (31.43%) Credit Risk
9 10 (28.57%) Degree
10 9 (25.71%) WPF
10 9 (25.71%) MVVM
10 9 (25.71%) Equities
11 8 (22.86%) Front Office
12 7 (20.00%) MVC
12 7 (20.00%) HTML

Equity Research
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Equity Research 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 Equity Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) SPSS
1 11 (31.43%) S-PLUS
1 11 (31.43%) Stata
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Intranet
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) JUnit
1 6 (17.14%) NUnit
1 6 (17.14%) FitNesse
1 6 (17.14%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 21 (60.00%) Banking
3 14 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (22.86%) Front Office
5 3 (8.57%) Legal
6 2 (5.71%) Law
6 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
7 1 (2.86%) Back Office
7 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.86%) Publishing
7 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) C# Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Product Specialist
4 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Research Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Equity Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
1 12 (34.29%) XML
2 9 (25.71%) WPF
3 7 (20.00%) CSS
3 7 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (17.14%) JDBC
4 6 (17.14%) JSP
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.14%) XSD
4 6 (17.14%) XSL
4 6 (17.14%) Silverlight
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
4 6 (17.14%) JSTL
4 6 (17.14%) WCF
4 6 (17.14%) XML Schema
4 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
4 6 (17.14%) Spring
5 1 (2.86%) Ajax
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (48.57%) Hedge funds
3 12 (34.29%) Statistics
4 11 (31.43%) Credit Risk
5 9 (25.71%) Equities
6 6 (17.14%) Fixed Income
6 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Debian
3 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Analytics
2 11 (31.43%) Portfolio Management
2 11 (31.43%) Project Management
2 11 (31.43%) Quantitative Analysis
2 11 (31.43%) Financial Modelling
3 9 (25.71%) MVVM
4 7 (20.00%) MVC
5 6 (17.14%) Workflow
5 6 (17.14%) Migration
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.14%) TDD
5 6 (17.14%) BDD
5 6 (17.14%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
5 6 (17.14%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.14%) Fund Management
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) Python
3 11 (31.43%) MATLAB
4 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CFA
2 10 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Cognizant