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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 326 336 311
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing Equities 944 987 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.84% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 2.11% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 822 854 800
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +13.63%

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
44274 46831 43551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.66% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35175 37160 35447
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 £40,000

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 July 2015 within the UK.

Equities Salary Histogram in the UK

Equities
Top 21 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 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
England -9 920 £67,500 -3.57% 97
London -1 875 £67,500 -3.57% 93
City of London +1 281 £66,500 +6.40% 49
South East +42 32 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Surrey +39 32 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Scotland -1 24 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Glasgow +2 17 £60,500 +5.21% 2
Canary Wharf +8 8 £50,000 -23.07%
Birmingham -10 8 £50,000 +17.64% 2
West Midlands -13 8 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Edinburgh +11 5 £50,000 - 1
South West - 3 £34,000 -
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Stirling -9 2 £50,000 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Guildford +9 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Docklands, London 0 1 £115,000 +70.37% 1
Bath - 1 £34,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £37,500 -
Somerset - 1 £34,000 -

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 949 (58.26%) Finance
2 690 (42.36%) SQL
3 623 (38.24%) Derivative
4 560 (34.38%) Front Office
5 558 (34.25%) Fixed Income
6 556 (34.13%) Java
7 555 (34.07%) Banking
8 531 (32.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 423 (25.97%) UNIX
10 404 (24.80%) Investment Banking
11 382 (23.45%) C#
12 374 (22.96%) Linux
13 320 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
14 295 (18.11%) Multithreading
15 289 (17.74%) C++
16 288 (17.68%) Degree
17 268 (16.45%) FIX Protocol
18 237 (14.55%) SDLC
19 227 (13.93%) .NET
20 223 (13.69%) Python
21 221 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
22 204 (12.52%) Oracle
23 203 (12.46%) Windows
24 185 (11.36%) Low Latency
25 180 (11.05%) SQL Server
26 172 (10.56%) Perl
27 167 (10.25%) Business Analysis
28 165 (10.13%) Risk Management
29 160 (9.82%) Hedge funds
30 159 (9.76%) Electronic Trading

Equities
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 13 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
2 13 (0.80%) Apache
3 12 (0.74%) Apache Spark
4 10 (0.61%) MQSeries
4 10 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 8 (0.49%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.37%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.31%) JBoss
7 5 (0.31%) CMS
8 4 (0.25%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.25%) SAS
8 4 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.25%) Mule
9 3 (0.18%) Node.js
9 3 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.12%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.061%) Confluence
Applications
1 61 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.23%) MS Office
3 13 (0.80%) Mathematica
4 12 (0.74%) MS Project
5 8 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.29%) thinkFolio
2 16 (0.98%) Summit
3 11 (0.68%) MetaTrader
4 10 (0.61%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.55%) LatentZero
6 6 (0.37%) Endur
7 4 (0.25%) RMDS
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 3 (0.18%) Adaptiv
8 3 (0.18%) Minerva
8 3 (0.18%) SimCorp Dimension
8 3 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
9 2 (0.12%) Tesseract
9 2 (0.12%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.12%) SunGard GMI
9 2 (0.12%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.061%) Eagle PACE
10 1 (0.061%) FINCAD Analytics
10 1 (0.061%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.74%) SaaS
2 4 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.78%) WAN
2 28 (1.72%) LAN
3 24 (1.47%) Firewall
4 21 (1.29%) VPN
5 19 (1.17%) Multicast
6 15 (0.92%) TCP/IP
7 14 (0.86%) BGP
8 13 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (0.74%) DNS
10 9 (0.55%) OSPF
11 7 (0.43%) LDAP
11 7 (0.43%) EIGRP
12 6 (0.37%) VoIP
13 5 (0.31%) Wireless
13 5 (0.31%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (0.31%) tcpdump
13 5 (0.31%) Junos
13 5 (0.31%) NX-OS
14 4 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 107 (6.57%) Relational Database
3 67 (4.11%) RDBMS
4 23 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 21 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (1.23%) NoSQL
8 17 (1.04%) KDB
9 13 (0.80%) DB2
10 12 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (0.74%) Hadoop
11 11 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (0.49%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.49%) Big Data
14 7 (0.43%) QlikView
14 7 (0.43%) MySQL
15 6 (0.37%) MongoDB
15 6 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 33 (2.03%) JUnit
2 32 (1.96%) JIRA
3 29 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (1.66%) NUnit
4 27 (1.66%) Cucumber
5 24 (1.47%) Git (software)
6 23 (1.41%) Subversion
7 20 (1.23%) Maven
7 20 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 17 (1.04%) FitNesse
8 17 (1.04%) SpecFlow
9 16 (0.98%) Selenium
10 13 (0.80%) TeamCity
11 11 (0.68%) Visual Studio
11 11 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (0.68%) Moq
12 7 (0.43%) WebDriver
12 7 (0.43%) HP UFT
13 6 (0.37%) Gradle
14 5 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 949 (58.26%) Finance
2 560 (34.38%) Front Office
3 555 (34.07%) Banking
4 404 (24.80%) Investment Banking
5 151 (9.27%) Back Office
6 81 (4.97%) Financial Institution
7 55 (3.38%) Retail
8 35 (2.15%) Legal
9 28 (1.72%) Retail Banking
10 13 (0.80%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.49%) Games
11 8 (0.49%) Marketing
12 7 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.31%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.25%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.18%) Advertising
16 2 (0.12%) German Language
16 2 (0.12%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.12%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.061%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 710 (43.59%) Developer
2 501 (30.76%) Analyst
3 289 (17.74%) Java Developer
4 237 (14.55%) Business Analyst
5 222 (13.63%) Applications Support
6 201 (12.34%) C# Developer
7 146 (8.96%) Support Analyst
8 119 (7.31%) Senior Developer
9 103 (6.32%) C++ Developer
10 97 (5.95%) Applications Support Analyst
11 58 (3.56%) .NET Developer
12 56 (3.44%) Project Manager
13 55 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
14 52 (3.19%) Core Java Developer
15 50 (3.07%) Banking Business Analyst
16 47 (2.89%) C# .NET Developer
17 46 (2.82%) Senior C# Developer
18 45 (2.76%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
19 41 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
20 37 (2.27%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (16.45%) FIX Protocol
2 227 (13.93%) .NET
3 144 (8.84%) WPF
4 128 (7.86%) HTML
5 108 (6.63%) WCF
6 87 (5.34%) XML
7 84 (5.16%) Spring
8 78 (4.79%) HTML5
9 53 (3.25%) WinForms
10 52 (3.19%) Middleware
10 52 (3.19%) J2EE
11 50 (3.07%) ASP.NET
12 43 (2.64%) JMS
12 43 (2.64%) jQuery
13 38 (2.33%) Web Services
13 38 (2.33%) AngularJS
14 37 (2.27%) CSS
15 27 (1.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 27 (1.66%) .NET Framework
16 21 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 623 (38.24%) Derivative
2 558 (34.25%) Fixed Income
3 531 (32.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 221 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
5 160 (9.82%) Hedge funds
6 155 (9.52%) Equity Derivative
7 154 (9.45%) Computer Science
8 90 (5.52%) Algorithms
9 87 (5.34%) Data Structures
10 78 (4.79%) Mathematics
11 60 (3.68%) Credit Risk
11 60 (3.68%) Credit Derivative
12 34 (2.09%) Spread Betting
13 31 (1.90%) User Experience
13 31 (1.90%) Market Risk
14 23 (1.41%) Reference Data
15 20 (1.23%) Physics
16 19 (1.17%) SWIFT
17 18 (1.10%) Client/Server
17 18 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 423 (25.97%) UNIX
2 374 (22.96%) Linux
3 203 (12.46%) Windows
4 49 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (1.47%) Solaris
6 15 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.49%) SUSE
8 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.43%) CentOS
9 5 (0.31%) Debian
9 5 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.31%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.25%) AIX
10 4 (0.25%) Android
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.18%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.18%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (18.11%) Multithreading
3 237 (14.55%) SDLC
4 185 (11.36%) Low Latency
5 167 (10.25%) Business Analysis
6 165 (10.13%) Risk Management
7 159 (9.76%) Electronic Trading
8 146 (8.96%) Algorithmic Trading
9 142 (8.72%) Asset Management
10 125 (7.67%) OO
11 122 (7.49%) Investment Management
12 114 (7.00%) Project Management
13 111 (6.81%) Software Engineering
14 90 (5.52%) TDD
15 84 (5.16%) User Acceptance Testing
16 69 (4.24%) Unit Testing
17 68 (4.17%) Analytics
17 68 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
18 56 (3.44%) Continuous Integration
19 55 (3.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 690 (42.36%) SQL
2 556 (34.13%) Java
3 382 (23.45%) C#
4 289 (17.74%) C++
5 223 (13.69%) Python
6 172 (10.56%) Perl
7 123 (7.55%) JavaScript
8 102 (6.26%) VBA
9 55 (3.38%) Scala
10 53 (3.25%) T-SQL
11 49 (3.01%) Shell Script
12 40 (2.46%) VB
13 36 (2.21%) PowerShell
14 34 (2.09%) Bash Shell
14 34 (2.09%) C
15 33 (2.03%) MATLAB
16 32 (1.96%) Tcl
17 26 (1.60%) PL/SQL
18 24 (1.47%) Korn
19 23 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 288 (17.68%) Degree
2 19 (1.17%) ISEB
3 17 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (0.92%) CCNA
5 12 (0.74%) PMI Certification
6 10 (0.61%) CCNP
7 9 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.37%) Postgraduate
8 6 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.31%) MCSE
9 5 (0.31%) PMP
10 4 (0.25%) MCP
10 4 (0.25%) PhD
10 4 (0.25%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.12%) CFA
12 1 (0.061%) IIBA
12 1 (0.061%) CBAP
12 1 (0.061%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (7.73%) QA
2 54 (3.31%) EMIR
3 47 (2.89%) Dodd-Frank
4 23 (1.41%) MiFID
5 10 (0.61%) SLA
6 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.061%) Basel III
7 1 (0.061%) FATCA
7 1 (0.061%) GAAP
7 1 (0.061%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.061%) IAS 32
7 1 (0.061%) CRD IV
System Software
1 15 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.43%) Firmware
3 4 (0.25%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.25%) HDFS
4 3 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.061%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.061%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.92%) ITRS Geneos
3 9 (0.55%) Nagios
4 6 (0.37%) Control-M
5 4 (0.25%) Sysprep
6 3 (0.18%) WSUS
6 3 (0.18%) Oozie
7 2 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.061%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.061%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 204 (12.52%) Oracle
2 109 (6.69%) Sybase
3 98 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 57 (3.50%) Bloomberg
5 53 (3.25%) Red Hat
6 49 (3.01%) TIBCO
7 41 (2.52%) Fidessa
8 34 (2.09%) Charles River
9 29 (1.78%) Reuters
10 24 (1.47%) Sophis
10 24 (1.47%) Sun
11 21 (1.29%) Cisco
12 16 (0.98%) HP
13 14 (0.86%) Informatica
13 14 (0.86%) Murex
13 14 (0.86%) StreamBase
14 12 (0.74%) SunGard
15 10 (0.61%) NYFIX
15 10 (0.61%) VMware
16 8 (0.49%) F5
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum with bonuses and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum with bonuses and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £66,000 per annum Fixed Term Contract and Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
J & C Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
J & C Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary is approx 55-70k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday