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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 417 458 430
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -28
Permanent jobs citing Equities 32 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.021% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.058% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 9
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +13.63%
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
7955 8642 8343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.48% 37.06% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6215 6754 6824
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Equities Salary Histogram in the South East

Equities
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Surrey +38 32 £57,500 +27.77%
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 79 (100.00%) Finance
2 73 (92.41%) Java
2 73 (92.41%) Derivative
3 57 (72.15%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (68.35%) SDLC
5 53 (67.09%) C++
6 46 (58.23%) JavaScript
7 40 (50.63%) Linux
8 28 (35.44%) Windows
8 28 (35.44%) C#
9 26 (32.91%) UNIX
9 26 (32.91%) Red Hat
9 26 (32.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (31.65%) SQL
11 24 (30.38%) .NET
12 23 (29.11%) Tcl
12 23 (29.11%) VB
12 23 (29.11%) VB6
13 22 (27.85%) jQuery
13 22 (27.85%) HTML
14 21 (26.58%) Software Testing
15 18 (22.78%) HTML5
16 6 (7.59%) Low Latency
16 6 (7.59%) OO
17 5 (6.33%) Oracle
17 5 (6.33%) Financial Institution
17 5 (6.33%) Fixed Income
17 5 (6.33%) FIX Protocol
18 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
18 4 (5.06%) Multithreading

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.53%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.80%) Informix
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
General
1 79 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (96.20%) Developer
2 40 (50.63%) Java Developer
3 30 (37.97%) C++ Developer
4 24 (30.38%) C# Developer
5 22 (27.85%) C++/Java Developer
6 21 (26.58%) Web Developer
7 19 (24.05%) .NET Developer
7 19 (24.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (21.52%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.80%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.80%) Administrator
9 3 (3.80%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (1.27%) Systems Support
10 1 (1.27%) Applications Support
10 1 (1.27%) Systems Manager
10 1 (1.27%) Linux Support
10 1 (1.27%) GUI Developer
10 1 (1.27%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (1.27%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) .NET
2 22 (27.85%) jQuery
2 22 (27.85%) HTML
3 18 (22.78%) HTML5
4 5 (6.33%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (5.06%) STL
6 3 (3.80%) WinForms
6 3 (3.80%) WPF
7 2 (2.53%) JNDI
7 2 (2.53%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (2.53%) JDBC
7 2 (2.53%) Web Services
7 2 (2.53%) XML
7 2 (2.53%) XSD
7 2 (2.53%) JMS
7 2 (2.53%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 73 (92.41%) Derivative
2 57 (72.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Fixed Income
4 4 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.80%) Eurex
6 2 (2.53%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 40 (50.63%) Linux
2 28 (35.44%) Windows
3 26 (32.91%) UNIX
3 26 (32.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Solaris
4 3 (3.80%) SUSE
4 3 (3.80%) Debian
4 3 (3.80%) Fedora
4 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.80%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (68.35%) SDLC
2 21 (26.58%) Software Testing
3 6 (7.59%) OO
3 6 (7.59%) Low Latency
4 4 (5.06%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (5.06%) Multithreading
4 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
5 3 (3.80%) Workflow
6 2 (2.53%) Scrum
6 2 (2.53%) TDD
6 2 (2.53%) UML
6 2 (2.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (92.41%) Java
2 53 (67.09%) C++
3 46 (58.23%) JavaScript
4 28 (35.44%) C#
5 25 (31.65%) SQL
6 23 (29.11%) VB
6 23 (29.11%) Tcl
6 23 (29.11%) VB6
7 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.80%) Python
7 3 (3.80%) Perl
8 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.53%) VC++
9 1 (1.27%) C
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Red Hat
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) NYFIX
3 3 (3.80%) Patsystems
3 3 (3.80%) GL TRADE
4 2 (2.53%) Rogue Wave
4 2 (2.53%) IBM
4 2 (2.53%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.27%) Fidessa