The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 85 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Equities 23 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.68% 2.41% 3.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.74% 7.14% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 25
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
401 406 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.23% 33.78% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 231 266 149
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Equities
Scotland

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Equities
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Equities Salary Trend in Glasgow

Equities
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Equities Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 43 (70.49%) Finance
2 40 (65.57%) SQL
2 40 (65.57%) Banking
3 29 (47.54%) UNIX
3 29 (47.54%) Relational Database
4 27 (44.26%) RDBMS
5 24 (39.34%) Perl
5 24 (39.34%) Investment Management
6 23 (37.70%) Java
7 20 (32.79%) Project Management
8 19 (31.15%) Python
9 17 (27.87%) XML
10 16 (26.23%) Linux
10 16 (26.23%) C++
10 16 (26.23%) Workflow
10 16 (26.23%) Investment Banking
11 15 (24.59%) Business Analysis
11 15 (24.59%) Fixed Income
11 15 (24.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 14 (22.95%) C#
13 12 (19.67%) KDB
14 11 (18.03%) WPF
14 11 (18.03%) Spring
14 11 (18.03%) JMS
14 11 (18.03%) Front Office
15 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
15 10 (16.39%) HTML
16 9 (14.75%) OO
16 9 (14.75%) Back Office
16 9 (14.75%) Risk Management

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (9.84%) GemFire
2 5 (8.20%) Mule
2 5 (8.20%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (4.92%) Node.js
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Qpid
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (47.54%) Relational Database
2 27 (44.26%) RDBMS
3 12 (19.67%) KDB
4 2 (3.28%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Maven
2 3 (4.92%) Mocha
2 3 (4.92%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (4.92%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.28%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
General
1 43 (70.49%) Finance
2 40 (65.57%) Banking
3 16 (26.23%) Investment Banking
4 11 (18.03%) Front Office
5 9 (14.75%) Back Office
6 6 (9.84%) Advertising
7 3 (4.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Analyst
2 30 (49.18%) Developer
3 27 (44.26%) Business Analyst
4 15 (24.59%) Technical Business Analyst
4 15 (24.59%) Technical Analyst
5 14 (22.95%) Agile Business Analyst
6 11 (18.03%) WPF Developer
6 11 (18.03%) C# Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Java Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.92%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) XML
2 11 (18.03%) WPF
2 11 (18.03%) Spring
2 11 (18.03%) JMS
3 10 (16.39%) HTML
4 7 (11.48%) .NET
5 6 (9.84%) jQuery
5 6 (9.84%) HTML5
5 6 (9.84%) Task Parallel Library
5 6 (9.84%) J2EE
5 6 (9.84%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.20%) Swing
6 5 (8.20%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (8.20%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (4.92%) Apache Flex
7 3 (4.92%) JSON
7 3 (4.92%) Ajax
7 3 (4.92%) CSS3
7 3 (4.92%) WebSockets
7 3 (4.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Fixed Income
1 15 (24.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (11.48%) Derivative
3 5 (8.20%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Statistical Arbitrage
5 1 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.64%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.64%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) UNIX
2 16 (26.23%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Solaris
4 5 (8.20%) Windows
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Investment Management
2 20 (32.79%) Project Management
3 16 (26.23%) Workflow
4 15 (24.59%) Business Analysis
5 9 (14.75%) OO
5 9 (14.75%) Risk Management
6 7 (11.48%) OOD
7 6 (9.84%) Low Latency
7 6 (9.84%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (8.20%) MVVM
9 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.92%) Web Development
10 3 (4.92%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.92%) Memory Management
10 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.92%) Scrum
11 2 (3.28%) Business Continuity
11 2 (3.28%) TDD
11 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) SQL
2 24 (39.34%) Perl
3 23 (37.70%) Java
4 19 (31.15%) Python
5 16 (26.23%) C++
6 14 (22.95%) C#
7 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
8 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.92%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) JBoss
2 5 (8.20%) TIBCO
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Wall Street Systems
3 3 (4.92%) StreamBase
3 3 (4.92%) Sybase