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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 145 136 123
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Equities 28 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.66% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.09% 1.90% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 18
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -
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
1337 1053 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.93% 34.66% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 889 682 654
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,549
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Equities across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Equities Salary Histogram in Scotland

Equities
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
Glasgow 0 25 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Stirling - 2 - -
Edinburgh -20 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 35 (64.81%) SQL
2 34 (62.96%) Banking
3 28 (51.85%) Finance
4 24 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 23 (42.59%) RDBMS
6 22 (40.74%) UNIX
7 21 (38.89%) Investment Management
8 18 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 16 (29.63%) Fixed Income
10 15 (27.78%) Project Management
10 15 (27.78%) Java
10 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (25.93%) Business Analysis
12 13 (24.07%) Workflow
12 13 (24.07%) Investment Banking
12 13 (24.07%) HTML
12 13 (24.07%) XML
13 12 (22.22%) Perl
13 12 (22.22%) Front Office
14 11 (20.37%) Linux
15 10 (18.52%) Python
16 9 (16.67%) KDB
17 8 (14.81%) Derivative
17 8 (14.81%) C++
17 8 (14.81%) Back Office
17 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
17 8 (14.81%) HTML5
18 7 (12.96%) C#
19 6 (11.11%) Spring

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (5.56%) GemFire
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Qpid
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Mule
3 1 (1.85%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 23 (42.59%) RDBMS
3 9 (16.67%) KDB
4 3 (5.56%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) Subversion
1 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
General
1 34 (62.96%) Banking
2 28 (51.85%) Finance
3 13 (24.07%) Investment Banking
4 12 (22.22%) Front Office
5 8 (14.81%) Back Office
6 2 (3.70%) Advertising
7 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Analyst
2 25 (46.30%) Business Analyst
3 21 (38.89%) Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Technical Business Analyst
4 12 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 12 (22.22%) Agile Business Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) UI Programmer
5 7 (12.96%) UI Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.26%) WPF Developer
7 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Technical Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.70%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) HTML
1 13 (24.07%) XML
2 8 (14.81%) HTML5
3 6 (11.11%) Spring
4 5 (9.26%) Task Parallel Library
4 5 (9.26%) .NET
4 5 (9.26%) WPF
5 4 (7.41%) jQuery
5 4 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (5.56%) JMS
7 2 (3.70%) iBATIS
7 2 (3.70%) Apache Flex
7 2 (3.70%) J2EE
7 2 (3.70%) XSLT
7 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.70%) FpML
8 1 (1.85%) Swing
8 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.85%) CGI
8 1 (1.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (29.63%) Fixed Income
3 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (14.81%) Derivative
5 4 (7.41%) Reference Data
6 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) Open Source
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) UNIX
2 11 (20.37%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Investment Management
2 15 (27.78%) Project Management
3 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) Business Analysis
4 13 (24.07%) Workflow
5 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 6 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.41%) Web Development
8 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.41%) OO
8 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.56%) Memory Management
9 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.56%) OOD
9 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (64.81%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 12 (22.22%) Perl
4 10 (18.52%) Python
5 8 (14.81%) C++
6 7 (12.96%) C#
7 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.85%) PHP
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Sybase
2 3 (5.56%) StreamBase
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Murex
3 2 (3.70%) Calypso
3 2 (3.70%) Reuters
3 2 (3.70%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.85%) Charles River
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.85%) JBoss
4 1 (1.85%) Mantas
4 1 (1.85%) Actimize
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