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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 154 136 153
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing Equities 8 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.84% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 2.33% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 8
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +41.17%
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
1347 1115 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.37% 35.92% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 796 682 746
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,668 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 9 February 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
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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 -33 5 - - 1
Stirling - 2 - -
Edinburgh +1 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (70.00%) SQL
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
1 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Banking
4 9 (45.00%) Investment Banking
5 8 (40.00%) Derivative
5 8 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (40.00%) Front Office
5 8 (40.00%) XML
5 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (40.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) Sybase
6 6 (30.00%) Legal
6 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) Fixed Income
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) C++
8 4 (20.00%) MFC
8 4 (20.00%) STL
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) VC++

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) GemFire
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (20.00%) KDB
4 2 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) Hudson
General
1 9 (45.00%) Banking
1 9 (45.00%) Investment Banking
2 8 (40.00%) Front Office
3 6 (30.00%) Legal
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C++ GUI Developer
4 4 (20.00%) GUI Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
1 8 (40.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) MFC
3 4 (20.00%) STL
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (40.00%) Derivative
3 5 (25.00%) Fixed Income
4 4 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (10.00%) Pricing Data
5 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (40.00%) SDLC
3 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Functional Programming
4 4 (20.00%) Garbage Collection
4 4 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 4 (20.00%) Market Making
4 4 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Straight-Through Processing
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) XML Parsing
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (10.00%) Linear Programming
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (20.00%) VC++
6 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Sybase
2 4 (20.00%) StreamBase
3 2 (10.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (10.00%) Reuters
4 1 (5.00%) Charles River
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