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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 358 320 317
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -3
Permanent jobs citing Equities 830 1007 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.84% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.94% 2.10% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 731 883 771
Average salary £66,500 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -7.69%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42775 47924 42906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.68% 40.15% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33790 38262 34856
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Equities
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Equities within the UK.

Equities Salary Trend in the UK

Equities
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Equities over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 within the UK.

Equities Salary Histogram in the UK

Equities
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 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
England -28 810 £67,500 -3.57% 114
London -17 762 £67,500 -3.57% 109
City of London -18 251 £66,500 -0.74% 50
Surrey +52 41 £57,500 +27.77% 2
South East +47 41 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Scotland +3 20 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Glasgow -7 10 £55,000 +4.76%
Edinburgh +15 5 £50,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +4 5 £62,500 -3.84%
Stirling -1 5 £50,000 -
Birmingham -9 4 £40,000 -5.88%
West Midlands -10 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Guildford +5 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Bath - 3 £34,000 -
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £34,000 - 2
Somerset - 3 £34,000 -
Woking - 2 £55,000 - 2
Beckenham - 1 £37,500 -

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 864 (59.71%) Finance
2 593 (40.98%) SQL
3 577 (39.88%) Derivative
4 516 (35.66%) Fixed Income
5 508 (35.11%) Front Office
6 479 (33.10%) Java
7 475 (32.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 459 (31.72%) Banking
9 382 (26.40%) UNIX
10 338 (23.36%) C#
11 332 (22.94%) Investment Banking
12 320 (22.11%) Linux
13 286 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
14 271 (18.73%) C++
15 264 (18.24%) Multithreading
16 248 (17.14%) Degree
17 218 (15.07%) FIX Protocol
18 216 (14.93%) SDLC
19 213 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
20 209 (14.44%) .NET
21 203 (14.03%) Windows
22 178 (12.30%) Python
23 175 (12.09%) Low Latency
24 167 (11.54%) Oracle
25 163 (11.26%) Business Analysis
26 159 (10.99%) Perl
27 153 (10.57%) SQL Server
28 152 (10.50%) Hedge funds
29 150 (10.37%) Risk Management
30 142 (9.81%) Back Office

Equities
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 23 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 12 (0.83%) Apache Spark
3 11 (0.76%) Apache
4 10 (0.69%) MQSeries
4 10 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
5 8 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.48%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.35%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.35%) JBoss
9 4 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.28%) Node.js
9 4 (0.28%) Mule
10 3 (0.21%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.14%) SAS
11 2 (0.14%) CMS
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.14%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.069%) Confluence
12 1 (0.069%) Drupal
Applications
1 63 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.87%) MS Office
3 16 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.69%) MS Project
5 9 (0.62%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (1.45%) thinkFolio
2 19 (1.31%) Summit
3 10 (0.69%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.62%) MetaTrader
4 9 (0.62%) LatentZero
5 7 (0.48%) RMDS
6 6 (0.41%) Endur
7 4 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.21%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.21%) Minerva
8 3 (0.21%) HiPortfolio
8 3 (0.21%) Adaptiv
9 2 (0.14%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 2 (0.14%) Tesseract
9 2 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.14%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.14%) SunGard GMI
9 2 (0.14%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.14%) FINCAD Analytics
10 1 (0.069%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.17%) SaaS
2 3 (0.21%) Force.com
3 1 (0.069%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.80%) WAN
2 25 (1.73%) LAN
3 23 (1.59%) Firewall
4 19 (1.31%) VPN
5 16 (1.11%) Multicast
6 13 (0.90%) BGP
7 12 (0.83%) DNS
7 12 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (0.62%) TCP/IP
9 8 (0.55%) OSPF
10 7 (0.48%) LDAP
10 7 (0.48%) EIGRP
11 5 (0.35%) VoIP
11 5 (0.35%) NX-OS
11 5 (0.35%) tcpdump
11 5 (0.35%) Junos
11 5 (0.35%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.28%) Network Security
12 4 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 94 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 60 (4.15%) RDBMS
4 20 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 13 (0.90%) NoSQL
6 13 (0.90%) KDB
7 12 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 11 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (0.69%) DB2
10 8 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.55%) Big Data
11 6 (0.41%) QlikView
11 6 (0.41%) MySQL
12 5 (0.35%) Informix
12 5 (0.35%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.28%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 29 (2.00%) JIRA
2 27 (1.87%) JUnit
3 24 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (1.52%) NUnit
5 21 (1.45%) Cucumber
6 18 (1.24%) Jenkins
7 17 (1.17%) Maven
7 17 (1.17%) Git (software)
8 16 (1.11%) Subversion
9 14 (0.97%) Selenium
9 14 (0.97%) FitNesse
9 14 (0.97%) SpecFlow
10 13 (0.90%) Visual Studio
11 10 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
11 10 (0.69%) Moq
12 7 (0.48%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
13 6 (0.41%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.41%) Gradle
14 5 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 864 (59.71%) Finance
2 508 (35.11%) Front Office
3 459 (31.72%) Banking
4 332 (22.94%) Investment Banking
5 142 (9.81%) Back Office
6 73 (5.04%) Financial Institution
7 48 (3.32%) Retail
8 30 (2.07%) Legal
9 20 (1.38%) Retail Banking
10 19 (1.31%) Telecoms
11 10 (0.69%) Games
12 7 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.28%) Marketing
14 4 (0.28%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.21%) Advertising
16 2 (0.14%) German Language
16 2 (0.14%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.069%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 597 (41.26%) Developer
2 469 (32.41%) Analyst
3 246 (17.00%) Java Developer
4 232 (16.03%) Business Analyst
5 198 (13.68%) Applications Support
6 168 (11.61%) C# Developer
7 133 (9.19%) Support Analyst
8 92 (6.36%) Senior Developer
9 87 (6.01%) Applications Support Analyst
10 82 (5.67%) C++ Developer
11 53 (3.66%) Project Manager
12 47 (3.25%) .NET Developer
13 42 (2.90%) Senior Java Developer
13 42 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
14 38 (2.63%) Senior C# Developer
14 38 (2.63%) Programmer
15 37 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
16 36 (2.49%) Banking Business Analyst
16 36 (2.49%) Core Java Developer
17 33 (2.28%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (15.07%) FIX Protocol
2 209 (14.44%) .NET
3 117 (8.09%) WPF
4 98 (6.77%) HTML
5 86 (5.94%) WCF
6 66 (4.56%) Spring
7 64 (4.42%) XML
8 53 (3.66%) HTML5
9 48 (3.32%) J2EE
10 45 (3.11%) ASP.NET
10 45 (3.11%) WinForms
11 35 (2.42%) Middleware
11 35 (2.42%) jQuery
12 32 (2.21%) JMS
13 31 (2.14%) Web Services
14 29 (2.00%) CSS
14 29 (2.00%) .NET Framework
15 25 (1.73%) AngularJS
16 23 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (1.45%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 577 (39.88%) Derivative
2 516 (35.66%) Fixed Income
3 475 (32.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 213 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
5 152 (10.50%) Hedge funds
6 131 (9.05%) Equity Derivative
7 125 (8.64%) Computer Science
8 70 (4.84%) Mathematics
9 68 (4.70%) Data Structures
9 68 (4.70%) Algorithms
10 59 (4.08%) Credit Derivative
11 52 (3.59%) Credit Risk
12 24 (1.66%) Market Risk
12 24 (1.66%) Reference Data
12 24 (1.66%) User Experience
13 23 (1.59%) Spread Betting
13 23 (1.59%) Data Centre
14 22 (1.52%) Physics
15 20 (1.38%) N-Tier
16 19 (1.31%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 382 (26.40%) UNIX
2 320 (22.11%) Linux
3 203 (14.03%) Windows
4 50 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (1.59%) Solaris
6 14 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 12 (0.83%) SUSE
8 10 (0.69%) Windows XP
9 9 (0.62%) CentOS
10 8 (0.55%) Windows NT
11 7 (0.48%) Debian
11 7 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.35%) Fedora
12 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.28%) Android
13 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (18.24%) Multithreading
3 216 (14.93%) SDLC
4 175 (12.09%) Low Latency
5 163 (11.26%) Business Analysis
6 150 (10.37%) Risk Management
7 139 (9.61%) Asset Management
8 134 (9.26%) Electronic Trading
9 121 (8.36%) Investment Management
10 119 (8.22%) Algorithmic Trading
11 115 (7.95%) OO
12 106 (7.33%) Project Management
13 90 (6.22%) Software Engineering
14 76 (5.25%) TDD
15 70 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
16 65 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
17 61 (4.22%) Unit Testing
18 59 (4.08%) Workflow
19 54 (3.73%) Analytics
20 48 (3.32%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 593 (40.98%) SQL
2 479 (33.10%) Java
3 338 (23.36%) C#
4 271 (18.73%) C++
5 178 (12.30%) Python
6 159 (10.99%) Perl
7 105 (7.26%) JavaScript
8 87 (6.01%) VBA
9 49 (3.39%) Shell Script
10 46 (3.18%) T-SQL
11 44 (3.04%) Scala
12 36 (2.49%) VB
13 35 (2.42%) Bash Shell
14 34 (2.35%) C
15 29 (2.00%) MATLAB
16 27 (1.87%) PowerShell
16 27 (1.87%) Tcl
17 23 (1.59%) VB6
18 22 (1.52%) Korn
19 17 (1.17%) R
Qualifications
1 248 (17.14%) Degree
2 22 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (1.38%) CCNA
4 17 (1.17%) ISEB
5 11 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 10 (0.69%) CCNP
7 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.48%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.35%) MCSE
9 5 (0.35%) PMP
10 4 (0.28%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.28%) PhD
10 4 (0.28%) MCP
10 4 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.14%) CFA
13 1 (0.069%) IIBA
13 1 (0.069%) CBAP
13 1 (0.069%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (6.77%) QA
2 48 (3.32%) EMIR
3 38 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
4 21 (1.45%) MiFID
5 15 (1.04%) SLA
6 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.069%) Basel III
7 1 (0.069%) FATCA
7 1 (0.069%) GAAP
7 1 (0.069%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.069%) IAS 32
7 1 (0.069%) CRD IV
System Software
1 16 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.48%) Firmware
3 4 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.28%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.28%) HDFS
4 2 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.069%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (0.48%) Nagios
4 4 (0.28%) Control-M
4 4 (0.28%) Sysprep
5 3 (0.21%) Oozie
5 3 (0.21%) WSUS
6 2 (0.14%) OpenView
6 2 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 167 (11.54%) Oracle
2 93 (6.43%) Sybase
3 87 (6.01%) Microsoft
4 60 (4.15%) Bloomberg
5 54 (3.73%) Red Hat
6 45 (3.11%) TIBCO
7 41 (2.83%) Fidessa
8 33 (2.28%) Charles River
9 30 (2.07%) Reuters
10 23 (1.59%) Sophis
11 21 (1.45%) Cisco
12 19 (1.31%) Sun
13 17 (1.17%) SunGard
13 17 (1.17%) NYFIX
14 16 (1.11%) Murex
15 15 (1.04%) HP
16 11 (0.76%) Calypso
16 11 (0.76%) Informatica
16 11 (0.76%) StreamBase
17 10 (0.69%) ServiceNow
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
FCA
Salary: From £55,000 to £73,000 per annum Plus Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £400 - £900 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-70k base + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefts
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £80,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £80,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £95,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday