The 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 81 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Equities 16 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.45% 2.16% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.82% 4.99% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -40.54%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
Equities
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
419 561 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.95% 43.19% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 278 339 139
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015.

Equities Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) Finance
3 19 (63.33%) Banking
4 12 (40.00%) Derivative
5 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 10 (33.33%) C#
5 10 (33.33%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) XML
7 8 (26.67%) UNIX
7 8 (26.67%) Linux
7 8 (26.67%) Perl
7 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
7 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
8 7 (23.33%) Investment Management
8 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (20.00%) Apache CXF
9 6 (20.00%) IBM
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.00%) SOAP
9 6 (20.00%) Web Services
9 6 (20.00%) Python
9 6 (20.00%) Middleware
9 6 (20.00%) Project Management
9 6 (20.00%) C++
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (20.00%) Workflow

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
1 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.00%) KDB
4 2 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 24 (80.00%) Finance
2 19 (63.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Data Modeller
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Development Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Development Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Database Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 7 (23.33%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (20.00%) Apache CXF
3 6 (20.00%) SOAP
3 6 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (20.00%) Middleware
3 6 (20.00%) XML Messaging
4 4 (13.33%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (6.67%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Derivative
2 6 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 5 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) UNIX
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
1 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 7 (23.33%) Investment Management
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (20.00%) Workflow
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (10.00%) Time Management
5 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (6.67%) Release Management
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 10 (33.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) Perl
4 6 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) IBM
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Sybase