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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 128 127 128
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Equities 22 42 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 1.05% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% 3.19% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 6
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,250 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +4.04%
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
1140 1318 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.21% 33.01% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 678 825 644
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,650 £26,000
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 24 April 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 24 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
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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 -13 11 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Stirling +2 9 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +13 1 £45,000 -18.91% 1
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (77.08%) Finance
2 32 (66.67%) Banking
3 28 (58.33%) SQL
4 23 (47.92%) Derivative
5 20 (41.67%) Fixed Income
6 18 (37.50%) Java
7 15 (31.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (31.25%) Shell Script
7 15 (31.25%) Project Management
7 15 (31.25%) Business Analysis
8 14 (29.17%) Investment Management
8 14 (29.17%) C#
9 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (25.00%) OO
11 11 (22.92%) Spring
11 11 (22.92%) Investment Banking
12 10 (20.83%) Reference Data
12 10 (20.83%) Linux
12 10 (20.83%) C++
13 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
13 9 (18.75%) Middleware
13 9 (18.75%) Workflow
13 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
14 8 (16.67%) Software Delivery
14 8 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (16.67%) Validation
14 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
14 8 (16.67%) UNIX
15 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
15 7 (14.58%) Microsoft

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (8.33%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.08%) HiPortfolio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.25%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (77.08%) Finance
2 32 (66.67%) Banking
3 11 (22.92%) Investment Banking
4 5 (10.42%) Front Office
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Games
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Architect
3 9 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Technical Business Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Data Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Data Modeller
7 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) Spring
2 9 (18.75%) Middleware
3 7 (14.58%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (12.50%) XML
5 5 (10.42%) XML Messaging
5 5 (10.42%) .NET
5 5 (10.42%) J2EE
5 5 (10.42%) SOAP
5 5 (10.42%) Web Services
5 5 (10.42%) Apache CXF
6 4 (8.33%) Spring Integration
6 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.33%) JMS
7 1 (2.08%) WPF
7 1 (2.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) Derivative
2 20 (41.67%) Fixed Income
3 15 (31.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (20.83%) Reference Data
5 7 (14.58%) Open Source
6 4 (8.33%) Hedge funds
6 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (8.33%) Wiki
7 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.17%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) UNIX
3 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Project Management
1 15 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 14 (29.17%) Investment Management
3 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.00%) OO
5 9 (18.75%) Workflow
6 8 (16.67%) Validation
6 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 8 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 7 (14.58%) Test Scripting
8 6 (12.50%) Supplier Management
8 6 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (12.50%) Release Management
8 6 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (8.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) Java
3 15 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 14 (29.17%) C#
5 10 (20.83%) C++
6 7 (14.58%) Python
7 6 (12.50%) Perl
8 3 (6.25%) F#
8 3 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) IBM
3 4 (8.33%) GoldenSource
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 4 (8.33%) Reuters
3 4 (8.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.08%) Charles River
4 1 (2.08%) Sybase
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
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