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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 132 140 116
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing Equities 20 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.86% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 2.62% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 19
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £62,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -2.70%
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
1061 1259 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.93% 32.86% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 672 795 666
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
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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 -12 10 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Stirling 0 7 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +20 3 £45,000 - 1
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 36 (78.26%) Finance
2 34 (73.91%) Banking
3 25 (54.35%) SQL
4 23 (50.00%) Fixed Income
5 18 (39.13%) Derivative
6 17 (36.96%) Business Analysis
6 17 (36.96%) Java
7 16 (34.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (34.78%) Project Management
8 15 (32.61%) Shell Script
8 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (30.43%) Investment Management
9 14 (30.43%) C#
10 11 (23.91%) OO
10 11 (23.91%) RDBMS
10 11 (23.91%) Investment Banking
10 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
11 10 (21.74%) Spring
11 10 (21.74%) Reference Data
11 10 (21.74%) Workflow
12 9 (19.57%) Linux
13 8 (17.39%) C++
13 8 (17.39%) Front Office
13 8 (17.39%) Validation
13 8 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (17.39%) Software Delivery
14 7 (15.22%) FIX Protocol
14 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
14 7 (15.22%) UNIX
14 7 (15.22%) Perl

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (8.70%) Mule
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) FINCAD Analytics
2 2 (4.35%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (4.35%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) RDBMS
1 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.52%) KDB
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 36 (78.26%) Finance
2 34 (73.91%) Banking
3 11 (23.91%) Investment Banking
4 8 (17.39%) Front Office
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Games
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Analyst
2 20 (43.48%) Business Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Technical Business Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Technical Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Development Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Development Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Spring
2 7 (15.22%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (10.87%) JMS
3 5 (10.87%) .NET
3 5 (10.87%) J2EE
4 4 (8.70%) Spring Integration
4 4 (8.70%) Middleware
4 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.17%) Java EE
5 1 (2.17%) WPF
5 1 (2.17%) J2SE
5 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 18 (39.13%) Derivative
3 16 (34.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (21.74%) Reference Data
5 5 (10.87%) Open Source
6 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (8.70%) Wiki
7 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
7 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.35%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.17%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Business Analysis
2 16 (34.78%) Project Management
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Investment Management
5 11 (23.91%) OO
6 10 (21.74%) Workflow
7 8 (17.39%) Validation
7 8 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (17.39%) Software Delivery
8 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
9 6 (13.04%) Release Management
9 6 (13.04%) Supplier Management
9 6 (13.04%) Asset Management
10 5 (10.87%) Fund Management
10 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (8.70%) SOA
11 4 (8.70%) Migration
11 4 (8.70%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (8.70%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 17 (36.96%) Java
3 15 (32.61%) Shell Script
4 14 (30.43%) C#
5 8 (17.39%) C++
6 7 (15.22%) Perl
6 7 (15.22%) Python
7 3 (6.52%) F#
7 3 (6.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
1 4 (8.70%) TIBCO
1 4 (8.70%) Reuters
1 4 (8.70%) Bloomberg
1 4 (8.70%) GoldenSource
2 2 (4.35%) Sybase
2 2 (4.35%) Charles River
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
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