The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 139 142 158
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Equities 25 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.66% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 1.69% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 10
Median salary £75,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
Equities
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1217 1240 1276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.75% 39.18% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 554 770 840
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Equities as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Equities
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Equities Salary Trend in Scotland

Equities
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 22 £75,000 +23.96%
Edinburgh +9 3 - - 1
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Equities also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Equities.

1 31 (86.11%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) Finance
3 16 (44.44%) Linux
4 15 (41.67%) Python
5 14 (38.89%) Unix
6 13 (36.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (36.11%) Derivative
6 13 (36.11%) OTC Derivatives
7 12 (33.33%) Low Latency
8 9 (25.00%) OO
8 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 9 (25.00%) Spring
8 9 (25.00%) Fixed Income
8 9 (25.00%) Reference Data
9 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Market Risk
9 8 (22.22%) Apache Qpid
9 8 (22.22%) Kafka
9 8 (22.22%) JMS
9 8 (22.22%) SonicMQ
9 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
9 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
10 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (19.44%) SQL
11 6 (16.67%) C#
11 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 6 (16.67%) Front Office
11 6 (16.67%) Back Office
11 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 6 (16.67%) User Experience

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (8.33%) GemFire
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
1 5 (13.89%) FitNesse
2 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Hudson
2 4 (11.11%) Selenium
2 4 (11.11%) TestNG
General
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Back Office
2 6 (16.67%) Front Office
3 4 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 4 (11.11%) Legal
4 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Messaging Specialist
3 8 (22.22%) Python Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C++ GUI Developer
4 4 (11.11%) GUI Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Platform Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Spring
2 8 (22.22%) JMS
2 8 (22.22%) Kafka
2 8 (22.22%) SonicMQ
3 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.89%) .NET
5 4 (11.11%) MFC
5 4 (11.11%) STL
5 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (11.11%) WPF
5 4 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (5.56%) Middleware
6 2 (5.56%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.78%) J2SE
7 1 (2.78%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Derivative
1 13 (36.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 13 (36.11%) OTC Derivatives
2 9 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 9 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 8 (22.22%) Market Risk
4 6 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 6 (16.67%) User Experience
5 5 (13.89%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.33%) Hedge funds
8 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 9 (25.00%) OO
3 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 6 (16.67%) Release Management
5 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Business Transformation
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (11.11%) SDLC
7 4 (11.11%) Straight-Through Processing
7 4 (11.11%) TDD
7 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.11%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) Python
3 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 7 (19.44%) SQL
5 6 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (11.11%) C++
6 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 4 (11.11%) VC++
7 1 (2.78%) F#
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Sun Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Sun
1 5 (13.89%) Sybase
2 3 (8.33%) Charles River
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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