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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 148 137 135
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Equities 17 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.82% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 2.24% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 11
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
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
1349 1339 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.79% 36.40% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 821 882 727
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 11 £66,000 -5.71%
Stirling +9 4 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £42,500 - 4
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (85.71%) Finance
2 28 (80.00%) Banking
3 22 (62.86%) Fixed Income
4 19 (54.29%) SQL
5 16 (45.71%) Business Analysis
6 15 (42.86%) Investment Management
7 14 (40.00%) Project Management
8 12 (34.29%) RDBMS
8 12 (34.29%) Relational Database
8 12 (34.29%) Derivative
9 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (28.57%) Front Office
10 10 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (25.71%) Java
11 9 (25.71%) Workflow
11 9 (25.71%) Investment Banking
11 9 (25.71%) Reference Data
12 8 (22.86%) Software Delivery
12 8 (22.86%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (22.86%) Validation
13 7 (20.00%) Shell Script
13 7 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
14 6 (17.14%) Open Source
14 6 (17.14%) Reuters
14 6 (17.14%) Bloomberg
15 5 (14.29%) Charles River
15 5 (14.29%) Python
15 5 (14.29%) Perl
15 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
16 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (5.71%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) HiPortfolio
1 2 (5.71%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.86%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) RDBMS
1 12 (34.29%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) KDB
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 30 (85.71%) Finance
2 28 (80.00%) Banking
3 10 (28.57%) Front Office
4 9 (25.71%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Billing
5 2 (5.71%) Back Office
5 2 (5.71%) Legal
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Analyst
2 20 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Technical Business Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Reference Data Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) XML
2 4 (11.43%) jQuery
2 4 (11.43%) HTML5
3 3 (8.57%) Spring
3 3 (8.57%) JMS
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 2 (5.71%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) Spring Integration
5 1 (2.86%) XSLT
5 1 (2.86%) J2SE
5 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (62.86%) Fixed Income
2 12 (34.29%) Derivative
3 10 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (25.71%) Reference Data
5 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.71%) Wiki
6 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Business Analysis
2 15 (42.86%) Investment Management
3 14 (40.00%) Project Management
4 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) Workflow
6 8 (22.86%) Validation
6 8 (22.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (22.86%) Software Delivery
7 6 (17.14%) Open Source
8 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Fund Management
9 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.43%) Migration
9 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.43%) RAD
9 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
9 4 (11.43%) SDLC
9 4 (11.43%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (8.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (14.29%) Perl
4 5 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) EMIR
2 1 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Reuters
1 6 (17.14%) Bloomberg
2 5 (14.29%) Charles River
3 2 (5.71%) GoldenSource
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Sybase
3 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.86%) DevExpress
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago