The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 149 183 135
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -48
Permanent jobs citing Equities 926 780 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.10% 1.68% 2.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.50% 3.80% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 791 671 827
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
Equities
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in London

Equities
Salary Trend in London

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

Equities Salary Trend in London

Equities
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Equities Salary Histogram in London

Equities
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +18 263 £67,500 -3.57% 35
Canary Wharf +7 8 £100,000 -
Docklands, London -2 3 £95,000 +46.15% 1
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 900 (54.05%) Finance
2 699 (41.98%) SQL
3 645 (38.74%) Front Office
4 630 (37.84%) Derivative
5 629 (37.78%) Fixed Income
6 618 (37.12%) Banking
7 569 (34.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 512 (30.75%) Java
9 469 (28.17%) Investment Banking
10 427 (25.65%) UNIX
11 417 (25.05%) C#
12 365 (21.92%) Linux
13 362 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
14 319 (19.16%) Degree
15 302 (18.14%) FIX Protocol
16 288 (17.30%) Multithreading
17 260 (15.62%) Python
18 245 (14.71%) .NET
19 244 (14.65%) Oracle
20 235 (14.11%) SDLC
21 222 (13.33%) SQL Server
22 218 (13.09%) C++
23 199 (11.95%) Perl
23 199 (11.95%) Windows
23 199 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
24 186 (11.17%) Equity Derivative
25 182 (10.93%) Electronic Trading
26 177 (10.63%) Low Latency
27 172 (10.33%) Risk Management
28 166 (9.97%) Hedge funds

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 28 (1.68%) Apache
2 21 (1.26%) SharePoint
3 14 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
4 13 (0.78%) WebLogic
5 11 (0.66%) Apache Spark
6 10 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.42%) MQSeries
8 7 (0.42%) JBoss
8 7 (0.42%) CMS
8 7 (0.42%) NServiceBus
9 5 (0.30%) GemFire
10 4 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.24%) EPiServer CMS
11 3 (0.18%) SAS
11 3 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.12%) Node.js
13 1 (0.060%) Mule
13 1 (0.060%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.060%) IIS
Applications
1 50 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.32%) MS Office
3 17 (1.02%) Mathematica
4 15 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (0.78%) MS Project
6 7 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.24%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (1.32%) thinkFolio
2 10 (0.60%) MetaTrader
3 9 (0.54%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 9 (0.54%) Summit
4 6 (0.36%) Endur
5 4 (0.24%) LatentZero
5 4 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.18%) Adaptiv
7 2 (0.12%) Minerva
7 2 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.12%) Kondor+
8 1 (0.060%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.060%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.060%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.060%) Algo Collateral
8 1 (0.060%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 1 (0.060%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.060%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.18%) Force.com
1 3 (0.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.56%) WAN
2 25 (1.50%) LAN
3 17 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.78%) Firewall
5 12 (0.72%) Multicast
6 11 (0.66%) Internet
7 9 (0.54%) VPN
7 9 (0.54%) Intranet
8 6 (0.36%) DNS
9 5 (0.30%) VoIP
9 5 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.24%) DHCP
10 4 (0.24%) BGP
11 3 (0.18%) HTTP
11 3 (0.18%) Network Security
11 3 (0.18%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.18%) Wireless
11 3 (0.18%) tcpdump
11 3 (0.18%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 48 (2.88%) RDBMS
4 36 (2.16%) Oracle Database
5 26 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (1.14%) KDB
10 15 (0.90%) Data Mining
11 14 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
12 13 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (0.66%) DB2
14 11 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (0.60%) MySQL
15 10 (0.60%) Big Data
16 9 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (0.54%) Hadoop
17 8 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 54 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (2.40%) Cucumber
3 37 (2.22%) SpecFlow
4 35 (2.10%) JUnit
4 35 (2.10%) FitNesse
5 33 (1.98%) Selenium
6 30 (1.80%) NUnit
7 29 (1.74%) JIRA
8 24 (1.44%) Maven
9 17 (1.02%) Jenkins
10 14 (0.84%) TeamCity
11 13 (0.78%) WebDriver
11 13 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
12 12 (0.72%) Visual Studio
13 11 (0.66%) Moq
14 10 (0.60%) Subversion
15 9 (0.54%) Git (software)
15 9 (0.54%) Mockito
15 9 (0.54%) Hamcrest
16 7 (0.42%) HP UFT
General
1 900 (54.05%) Finance
2 645 (38.74%) Front Office
3 618 (37.12%) Banking
4 469 (28.17%) Investment Banking
5 165 (9.91%) Back Office
6 101 (6.07%) Financial Institution
7 69 (4.14%) Retail
8 35 (2.10%) Retail Banking
9 31 (1.86%) Legal
10 12 (0.72%) Marketing
11 10 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
12 7 (0.42%) Games
13 5 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.24%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.18%) Advertising
15 3 (0.18%) Online Betting
16 2 (0.12%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.12%) German Language
16 2 (0.12%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.12%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 746 (44.80%) Developer
2 508 (30.51%) Analyst
3 271 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 217 (13.03%) Business Analyst
5 211 (12.67%) C# Developer
5 211 (12.67%) Applications Support
6 151 (9.07%) Support Analyst
7 125 (7.51%) Senior Developer
8 89 (5.35%) Applications Support Analyst
9 70 (4.20%) C++ Developer
10 64 (3.84%) Banking Business Analyst
11 59 (3.54%) Project Manager
12 58 (3.48%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
13 56 (3.36%) Senior C# Developer
13 56 (3.36%) Core Java Developer
14 55 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
15 53 (3.18%) Senior Analyst
16 51 (3.06%) .NET Developer
17 46 (2.76%) Junior
18 42 (2.52%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (18.14%) FIX Protocol
2 245 (14.71%) .NET
3 165 (9.91%) WPF
4 126 (7.57%) WCF
5 103 (6.19%) XML
5 103 (6.19%) Spring
6 97 (5.83%) HTML
7 66 (3.96%) Middleware
8 65 (3.90%) ASP.NET
9 61 (3.66%) HTML5
10 55 (3.30%) WinForms
11 50 (3.00%) Web Services
12 46 (2.76%) J2EE
13 36 (2.16%) JMS
13 36 (2.16%) AngularJS
14 31 (1.86%) Gherkin
14 31 (1.86%) CSS
15 29 (1.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 28 (1.68%) Hibernate
17 23 (1.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 630 (37.84%) Derivative
2 629 (37.78%) Fixed Income
3 569 (34.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 199 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
5 186 (11.17%) Equity Derivative
6 166 (9.97%) Hedge funds
7 162 (9.73%) Computer Science
8 102 (6.13%) Mathematics
9 97 (5.83%) Algorithms
10 91 (5.47%) Data Structures
11 76 (4.56%) Credit Risk
12 54 (3.24%) Credit Derivative
13 43 (2.58%) Spread Betting
14 40 (2.40%) Market Risk
15 32 (1.92%) Client/Server
16 28 (1.68%) User Experience
17 26 (1.56%) Statistics
18 25 (1.50%) Reference Data
19 18 (1.08%) Contract for Difference
20 17 (1.02%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 427 (25.65%) UNIX
2 365 (21.92%) Linux
3 199 (11.95%) Windows
4 14 (0.84%) Solaris
5 13 (0.78%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.30%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.24%) AIX
8 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.18%) SUSE
9 3 (0.18%) Debian
9 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.12%) Android
10 2 (0.12%) CentOS
10 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.060%) Fedora
11 1 (0.060%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (17.30%) Multithreading
3 235 (14.11%) SDLC
4 182 (10.93%) Electronic Trading
5 177 (10.63%) Low Latency
6 172 (10.33%) Risk Management
7 164 (9.85%) Algorithmic Trading
8 158 (9.49%) Business Analysis
9 156 (9.37%) Asset Management
10 134 (8.05%) Project Management
11 120 (7.21%) TDD
12 119 (7.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 114 (6.85%) Software Engineering
14 112 (6.73%) Analytics
15 98 (5.89%) Investment Management
16 87 (5.23%) OO
17 68 (4.08%) BDD
18 67 (4.02%) Test Automation
19 64 (3.84%) Continuous Integration
19 64 (3.84%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 699 (41.98%) SQL
2 512 (30.75%) Java
3 417 (25.05%) C#
4 260 (15.62%) Python
5 218 (13.09%) C++
6 199 (11.95%) Perl
7 121 (7.27%) VBA
8 71 (4.26%) Scala
9 65 (3.90%) JavaScript
10 64 (3.84%) T-SQL
11 59 (3.54%) Shell Script
12 43 (2.58%) MATLAB
13 39 (2.34%) PowerShell
13 39 (2.34%) Bash Shell
14 38 (2.28%) Korn
15 37 (2.22%) PL/SQL
16 33 (1.98%) C
17 31 (1.86%) R
18 20 (1.20%) F#
19 16 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 319 (19.16%) Degree
2 28 (1.68%) ISEB
3 8 (0.48%) PMI Certification
3 8 (0.48%) CFA
4 7 (0.42%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.36%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.30%) PhD
6 5 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.24%) CCNA
7 4 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.18%) CISA
8 3 (0.18%) PMP
9 2 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.12%) ACCA
9 2 (0.12%) MCSE
9 2 (0.12%) CCNP
10 1 (0.060%) MCP
10 1 (0.060%) CISSP
10 1 (0.060%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (8.77%) QA
2 46 (2.76%) EMIR
3 44 (2.64%) Dodd-Frank
4 21 (1.26%) MiFID
5 7 (0.42%) SLA
6 5 (0.30%) AIFMD
7 3 (0.18%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.060%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.24%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.24%) HDFS
3 3 (0.18%) KVM
4 2 (0.12%) Firmware
5 1 (0.060%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.060%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.060%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 26 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
3 10 (0.60%) Control-M
3 10 (0.60%) Nagios
4 4 (0.24%) EMC VPLEX
5 3 (0.18%) Oozie
5 3 (0.18%) Ansible
5 3 (0.18%) Puppet
6 1 (0.060%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.060%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.060%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 244 (14.65%) Oracle
2 120 (7.21%) Sybase
3 111 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 53 (3.18%) Bloomberg
5 48 (2.88%) Fidessa
6 42 (2.52%) TIBCO
7 37 (2.22%) Sun
8 29 (1.74%) Charles River
9 22 (1.32%) Sophis
10 21 (1.26%) Informatica
11 16 (0.96%) Reuters
11 16 (0.96%) HP
12 15 (0.90%) Murex
13 12 (0.72%) StreamBase
14 11 (0.66%) VMware
15 9 (0.54%) ION Trading
16 8 (0.48%) Remedy
16 8 (0.48%) Cisco
16 8 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
17 7 (0.42%) SimCorp
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £84,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £11000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS & BENIFITS OTE £100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £180,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago