The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 451 427 425
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Permanent jobs citing Equities 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.010% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.013% 0.028% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -10.00%
Equities
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7950 7269 8237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.10% 34.60% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6006 5934 6902
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,850 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Equities across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Equities
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Equities across the South East region.

Equities Salary Trend in the South East

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) SOAP
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) MySQL
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) NHibernate
4 7 (53.85%) WPF
4 7 (53.85%) LINQ
4 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
4 7 (53.85%) MVVM
4 7 (53.85%) REST
4 7 (53.85%) Low Latency
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) Derivative
5 6 (46.15%) Fixed Income
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) C++
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 5 (38.46%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
6 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
6 5 (38.46%) Python
6 5 (38.46%) Hedge funds

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Junior Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Junior Software Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) SOAP
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
1 7 (53.85%) NHibernate
1 7 (53.85%) WPF
1 7 (53.85%) LINQ
1 7 (53.85%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (46.15%) Fixed Income
2 6 (46.15%) Derivative
3 5 (38.46%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) Hedge funds
4 1 (7.69%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
1 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
1 7 (53.85%) MVVM
1 7 (53.85%) Low Latency
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle