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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 26 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Equities 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 2.86% 4.00% 3.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.23% 12.50% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Equities
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
71 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 67.62% 32.00% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £20,100 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Equities
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Equities Salary Trend in Stirling

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 11 (91.67%) Software Delivery
2 11 (91.67%) Derivative
2 11 (91.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Validation
3 9 (75.00%) Fixed Income
4 8 (66.67%) Investment Banking
5 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
5 7 (58.33%) Reuters
5 7 (58.33%) Bloomberg
5 7 (58.33%) Project Management
6 6 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (41.67%) Migration
7 5 (41.67%) Supplier Management
7 5 (41.67%) Release Management
7 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
8 4 (33.33%) Mule
8 4 (33.33%) Web Development
8 4 (33.33%) Business Development
8 4 (33.33%) WFM
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (33.33%) QA
8 4 (33.33%) Wiki
8 4 (33.33%) Matrix Management
8 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (33.33%) Open Source

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (33.33%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Billing
5 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Reference Data Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) JMS
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 11 (91.67%) Derivative
3 9 (75.00%) Fixed Income
4 6 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) Wiki
6 1 (8.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Validation
1 11 (91.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 11 (91.67%) Software Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Supplier Management
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Release Management
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) Business Development
4 4 (33.33%) WFM
4 4 (33.33%) Matrix Management
4 4 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Reuters
1 7 (58.33%) Bloomberg
2 4 (33.33%) GoldenSource
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) TIBCO