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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 214 163 143
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -20
Permanent jobs citing Equities 642 931 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.44% 1.88% 2.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.24% 4.06% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 574 781 796
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 £48,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +2.27%
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
19802 22954 20393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.34% 46.46% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 18468 16636
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -50 203 £67,500 - 59
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £85,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 695 (57.34%) Finance
2 517 (42.66%) SQL
3 480 (39.60%) Front Office
4 438 (36.14%) Derivative
5 427 (35.23%) Fixed Income
6 390 (32.18%) Java
7 378 (31.19%) Banking
8 376 (31.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 331 (27.31%) UNIX
10 280 (23.10%) Investment Banking
11 267 (22.03%) Linux
12 257 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
13 252 (20.79%) C#
14 227 (18.73%) Multithreading
15 212 (17.49%) C++
16 200 (16.50%) Degree
17 170 (14.03%) FIX Protocol
18 163 (13.45%) Windows
19 158 (13.04%) .NET
20 157 (12.95%) Low Latency
21 155 (12.79%) Oracle
22 147 (12.13%) Electronic Trading
23 140 (11.55%) Hedge funds
24 135 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
25 133 (10.97%) Perl
25 133 (10.97%) Python
26 126 (10.40%) Risk Management
27 125 (10.31%) Asset Management
28 122 (10.07%) Back Office
29 121 (9.98%) Business Analysis

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 24 (1.98%) TIBCO EMS
2 21 (1.73%) SharePoint
3 12 (0.99%) JBoss
3 12 (0.99%) Apache
4 11 (0.91%) Apache Spark
5 8 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (0.58%) MQSeries
6 7 (0.58%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.50%) Node.js
8 5 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.33%) Confluence
10 3 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.17%) CMS
11 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.083%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.083%) MTS
12 1 (0.083%) Drupal
Applications
1 58 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.48%) MS Office
3 15 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.58%) MS Project
5 6 (0.50%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.25%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.083%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (1.90%) thinkFolio
2 20 (1.65%) Summit
3 13 (1.07%) LatentZero
4 11 (0.91%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.66%) RMDS
6 5 (0.41%) Endur
6 5 (0.41%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.33%) Eikon
7 4 (0.33%) MetaTrader
7 4 (0.33%) Front Arena
8 3 (0.25%) Adaptiv
8 3 (0.25%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.17%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.17%) SunGard GMI
9 2 (0.17%) Tesseract
9 2 (0.17%) Minerva
10 1 (0.083%) LongView
10 1 (0.083%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.083%) 3000 Xtra
10 1 (0.083%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.17%) Force.com
3 1 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.31%) Firewall
2 19 (1.57%) LAN
2 19 (1.57%) WAN
3 18 (1.49%) VPN
4 11 (0.91%) BGP
4 11 (0.91%) Multicast
5 10 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (0.66%) OSPF
6 8 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.58%) LDAP
7 7 (0.58%) EIGRP
8 6 (0.50%) DNS
9 5 (0.41%) Internet
10 4 (0.33%) SSH
11 3 (0.25%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.25%) Network Security
11 3 (0.25%) tcpdump
11 3 (0.25%) Junos
11 3 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 72 (5.94%) Relational Database
3 42 (3.47%) RDBMS
4 16 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 12 (0.99%) DB2
7 11 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
8 10 (0.83%) OLAP
8 10 (0.83%) MySQL
9 9 (0.74%) KDB
9 9 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.66%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.50%) OLTP
12 5 (0.41%) QlikView
12 5 (0.41%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (2.48%) JIRA
2 15 (1.24%) JUnit
3 13 (1.07%) Subversion
3 13 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.83%) Maven
4 10 (0.83%) NUnit
4 10 (0.83%) Cucumber
5 9 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.66%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.58%) FitNesse
7 7 (0.58%) SpecFlow
8 6 (0.50%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.41%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (0.33%) Moq
10 4 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (0.33%) Gradle
10 4 (0.33%) Grunt
11 3 (0.25%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 695 (57.34%) Finance
2 480 (39.60%) Front Office
3 378 (31.19%) Banking
4 280 (23.10%) Investment Banking
5 122 (10.07%) Back Office
6 53 (4.37%) Financial Institution
7 30 (2.48%) Retail
8 21 (1.73%) Legal
9 20 (1.65%) Telecoms
10 15 (1.24%) Games
11 11 (0.91%) Wholesale Banking
12 7 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.33%) Publishing
15 3 (0.25%) Advertising
16 2 (0.17%) Italian Language
17 1 (0.083%) Marketing
17 1 (0.083%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 464 (38.28%) Developer
2 384 (31.68%) Analyst
3 209 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 183 (15.10%) Business Analyst
5 181 (14.93%) Applications Support
6 130 (10.73%) Support Analyst
7 115 (9.49%) C# Developer
8 77 (6.35%) Applications Support Analyst
9 65 (5.36%) Senior Developer
10 56 (4.62%) Programmer
11 49 (4.04%) Project Manager
12 44 (3.63%) C++ Developer
13 32 (2.64%) Java Programmer
14 30 (2.48%) C# .NET Developer
15 29 (2.39%) Senior Java Developer
16 27 (2.23%) Team Leader
16 27 (2.23%) Senior Analyst
16 27 (2.23%) Banking Business Analyst
17 26 (2.15%) Support Engineer
18 24 (1.98%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (14.03%) FIX Protocol
2 158 (13.04%) .NET
3 72 (5.94%) WPF
4 60 (4.95%) Spring
5 57 (4.70%) HTML
6 55 (4.54%) XML
6 55 (4.54%) WCF
7 44 (3.63%) ASP.NET
8 41 (3.38%) J2EE
9 34 (2.81%) JMS
10 31 (2.56%) Middleware
11 28 (2.31%) CSS
11 28 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (2.15%) Web Services
12 26 (2.15%) Swing
12 26 (2.15%) Rendezvous
13 24 (1.98%) WinForms
14 22 (1.82%) .NET Framework
15 21 (1.73%) J2SE
16 19 (1.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 438 (36.14%) Derivative
2 427 (35.23%) Fixed Income
3 376 (31.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 140 (11.55%) Hedge funds
5 135 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
6 104 (8.58%) Equity Derivative
7 93 (7.67%) Computer Science
8 53 (4.37%) Data Structures
9 51 (4.21%) Mathematics
10 49 (4.04%) Algorithms
11 46 (3.80%) Credit Derivative
12 35 (2.89%) Credit Risk
13 24 (1.98%) N-Tier
14 23 (1.90%) User Experience
15 22 (1.82%) Contract for Difference
16 21 (1.73%) Reference Data
17 20 (1.65%) SWIFT
18 19 (1.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 17 (1.40%) Market Risk
20 16 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 331 (27.31%) UNIX
2 267 (22.03%) Linux
3 163 (13.45%) Windows
4 26 (2.15%) Solaris
4 26 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.07%) Windows XP
6 9 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.66%) SUSE
7 8 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.66%) Windows NT
8 5 (0.41%) CentOS
8 5 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.25%) Debian
11 2 (0.17%) Android
12 1 (0.083%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.083%) Fedora
12 1 (0.083%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (18.73%) Multithreading
3 157 (12.95%) Low Latency
4 147 (12.13%) Electronic Trading
5 126 (10.40%) Risk Management
6 125 (10.31%) Asset Management
7 121 (9.98%) Business Analysis
8 114 (9.41%) Algorithmic Trading
9 103 (8.50%) OO
10 97 (8.00%) Investment Management
11 81 (6.68%) Project Management
12 65 (5.36%) Software Engineering
13 58 (4.79%) TDD
14 57 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 53 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
16 45 (3.71%) Analytics
17 44 (3.63%) Unit Testing
17 44 (3.63%) Workflow
18 40 (3.30%) Change Management
19 37 (3.05%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 517 (42.66%) SQL
2 390 (32.18%) Java
3 252 (20.79%) C#
4 212 (17.49%) C++
5 133 (10.97%) Perl
5 133 (10.97%) Python
6 86 (7.10%) VBA
7 56 (4.62%) JavaScript
8 35 (2.89%) Scala
9 34 (2.81%) C
10 31 (2.56%) T-SQL
11 27 (2.23%) Shell Script
12 26 (2.15%) Bash Shell
13 22 (1.82%) MATLAB
14 19 (1.57%) VB
14 19 (1.57%) PowerShell
15 12 (0.99%) Korn
15 12 (0.99%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.74%) VBScript
16 9 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 200 (16.50%) Degree
2 20 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (1.49%) CCNA
4 12 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (0.83%) CCNP
6 7 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.41%) ISEB
7 5 (0.41%) MCSE
8 4 (0.33%) PhD
8 4 (0.33%) MCP
8 4 (0.33%) A+ Certification
8 4 (0.33%) PMP
9 1 (0.083%) ACCA
9 1 (0.083%) CISA
9 1 (0.083%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.083%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.083%) CCIE
9 1 (0.083%) CCSP
9 1 (0.083%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.13%) QA
2 41 (3.38%) EMIR
3 30 (2.48%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (1.16%) SLA
5 13 (1.07%) MiFID
6 4 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.17%) Basel III
7 2 (0.17%) FATCA
8 1 (0.083%) GAAP
8 1 (0.083%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.083%) IAS 32
8 1 (0.083%) UCITS
8 1 (0.083%) CRD IV
System Software
1 22 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.50%) Firmware
3 4 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.17%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
4 2 (0.17%) HDFS
5 1 (0.083%) Squid
5 1 (0.083%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.083%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.083%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.083%) vSphere
5 1 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.083%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
2 8 (0.66%) Control-M
3 6 (0.50%) WSUS
4 5 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.33%) Sysprep
6 3 (0.25%) Nagios
6 3 (0.25%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.17%) OpenView
8 1 (0.083%) Legato
8 1 (0.083%) Oozie
8 1 (0.083%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 155 (12.79%) Oracle
2 103 (8.50%) Sybase
3 65 (5.36%) Bloomberg
4 64 (5.28%) Microsoft
5 56 (4.62%) TIBCO
6 40 (3.30%) Fidessa
7 34 (2.81%) Reuters
8 33 (2.72%) Red Hat
9 31 (2.56%) Informatica
10 30 (2.48%) Charles River
11 21 (1.73%) 29West
11 21 (1.73%) SunGard
12 19 (1.57%) Cisco
13 18 (1.49%) Sophis
14 17 (1.40%) NYFIX
15 16 (1.32%) Murex
15 16 (1.32%) Calypso
16 11 (0.91%) Tableau
17 10 (0.83%) ServiceNow
17 10 (0.83%) FactSet
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £400 - £900 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits + hedge-fund level bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago