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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 130 145 130
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Equities 26 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 1.09% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1060 1281 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.32% 39.46% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 689 776 605
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +19 19 £67,500 +50.00% 2
Edinburgh +14 7 £50,000 -
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 26 (57.78%) Finance
3 23 (51.11%) Banking
4 20 (44.44%) Java
5 17 (37.78%) UNIX
5 17 (37.78%) Data Modelling
5 17 (37.78%) Derivative
6 16 (35.56%) Linux
6 16 (35.56%) C#
7 14 (31.11%) C++
7 14 (31.11%) Investment Management
8 12 (26.67%) Degree
8 12 (26.67%) Spring
8 12 (26.67%) OO
8 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
9 11 (24.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.00%) XML
11 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
12 8 (17.78%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
12 8 (17.78%) Hedge funds
12 8 (17.78%) Perl
12 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
13 7 (15.56%) HTML
13 7 (15.56%) Fixed Income
13 7 (15.56%) Investment Banking
13 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.67%) KDB
4 2 (4.44%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Maven
2 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 23 (51.11%) Banking
3 7 (15.56%) Investment Banking
4 5 (11.11%) Front Office
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Data Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) UI Programmer
6 5 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Systems Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Data Modeller
8 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Database Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Development Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Development Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Spring
2 9 (20.00%) XML
3 8 (17.78%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (15.56%) HTML
5 6 (13.33%) Apache CXF
5 6 (13.33%) XML Messaging
5 6 (13.33%) SOAP
5 6 (13.33%) Web Services
5 6 (13.33%) Middleware
6 5 (11.11%) .NET
6 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 5 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (4.44%) jQuery
7 2 (4.44%) Apache Flex
7 2 (4.44%) Ajax
7 2 (4.44%) J2EE
8 1 (2.22%) Java EE
8 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Derivative
2 11 (24.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (17.78%) Hedge funds
5 7 (15.56%) Fixed Income
5 7 (15.56%) Open Source
6 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.44%) Exotic Derivative
6 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.22%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) UNIX
2 16 (35.56%) Linux
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Data Modelling
2 14 (31.11%) Investment Management
3 12 (26.67%) OO
4 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
5 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.56%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (15.56%) Algorithmic Trading
7 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 5 (11.11%) Workflow
7 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.44%) Release Management
10 2 (4.44%) Fund Management
10 2 (4.44%) Web Development
10 2 (4.44%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 20 (44.44%) Java
3 16 (35.56%) C#
4 14 (31.11%) C++
5 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 8 (17.78%) Perl
7 6 (13.33%) Python
8 3 (6.67%) VBA
8 3 (6.67%) F#
9 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.44%) PHP
9 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) IBM
3 3 (6.67%) Sybase
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Mantas
4 1 (2.22%) Actimize
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