The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 241 - 211
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Equities 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.083% - 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2244 2115 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.07% 34.71% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1831 1702 1666
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Equities
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Equities Salary Trend in the South West

Equities
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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
Dorset - 3 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Fixed Income
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 3 (37.50%) DB2
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Control-M
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
3 3 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) TestComplete
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (37.50%) SWIFT
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (37.50%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (37.50%) TestComplete
1 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Fixed Income
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) SWIFT
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft