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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 131 153 147
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Equities 1 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.043% 0.39% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.93% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Median salary £47,500 £41,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -18.00%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -12.00%
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
776 1293 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.11% 41.72% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 481 753 742
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,119
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Equities as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 1 £47,500 +15.85%
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Equities also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Equities.

1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Low Latency
4 11 (45.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (45.83%) Derivative
5 10 (41.67%) Unix
6 8 (33.33%) Front Office
7 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (25.00%) JMS
7 6 (25.00%) SonicMQ
7 6 (25.00%) Fixed Income
7 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Apache Qpid
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (25.00%) Kafka
8 5 (20.83%) OTC Derivatives
8 5 (20.83%) KDB
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) OO
8 5 (20.83%) Python
8 5 (20.83%) C#
8 5 (20.83%) .NET
9 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 4 (16.67%) Banking
9 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
9 4 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 4 (16.67%) Reference Data
9 4 (16.67%) Market Risk

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (12.50%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) KDB
2 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.33%) Kdb+
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Front Office
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Python Developer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Platform Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) KDB Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Qualitative Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Quantitative Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) JMS
1 6 (25.00%) Kafka
1 6 (25.00%) SonicMQ
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 4 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (12.50%) Middleware
4 3 (12.50%) Spring
4 3 (12.50%) Swing
5 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 2 (8.33%) WPF
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Derivative
1 11 (45.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 5 (20.83%) OTC Derivatives
4 4 (16.67%) Market Risk
4 4 (16.67%) Reference Data
5 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
6 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (12.50%) Market Making
6 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (8.33%) Systematic Trading
6 2 (8.33%) Use Case
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) Functional Programming
7 1 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (20.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) F#
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Charles River
2 2 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft