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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 359 290 271
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -19
Permanent jobs citing Equities 818 1038 1150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.98% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 2.51% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 680 859 1007
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -10.00%

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
43140 41332 45262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.63% 38.85% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 33723 33581 38071
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 12 September 2014 within the UK.

Equities Salary Histogram in the UK

Equities
Top 20 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 12 September 2014. 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 -80 785 £70,000 - 83
London -51 747 £70,000 - 81
City of London -53 248 £72,500 +7.40% 48
Scotland -4 30 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Glasgow -1 27 £70,000 +75.00%
Birmingham +11 25 £52,500 +16.66%
West Midlands +7 25 £52,500 +16.66%
East of England -3 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Docklands, London +5 5 £73,750 +20.40%
Essex - 5 £47,500 -
Basildon - 5 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf +4 3 - - 1
North Yorkshire -20 3 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire -56 3 £45,000 - 1
Catterick Garrison - 3 £45,000 - 1
Stirling - 2 - -
South East -14 1 - -
Edinburgh -18 1 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 1067 (58.12%) Finance
2 829 (45.15%) SQL
3 710 (38.67%) Front Office
4 654 (35.62%) Banking
5 593 (32.30%) Derivative
6 585 (31.86%) Java
7 577 (31.43%) Fixed Income
8 562 (30.61%) UNIX
9 545 (29.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 511 (27.83%) C#
11 506 (27.56%) Investment Banking
12 396 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
13 355 (19.34%) Linux
14 330 (17.97%) Degree
15 308 (16.78%) .NET
16 283 (15.41%) Low Latency
17 264 (14.38%) Oracle
18 260 (14.16%) C++
19 252 (13.73%) SQL Server
20 244 (13.29%) Algorithmic Trading
21 235 (12.80%) Multithreading
22 232 (12.64%) Perl
23 210 (11.44%) Windows
24 208 (11.33%) Computer Science
25 207 (11.27%) Electronic Trading
26 202 (11.00%) Sybase
27 200 (10.89%) OO
28 193 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
29 178 (9.69%) Equity Derivative
30 175 (9.53%) Asset Management

Equities
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 25 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
3 12 (0.65%) WebSphere
4 11 (0.60%) Node.js
5 10 (0.54%) GemFire
6 9 (0.49%) Confluence
7 8 (0.44%) TIBCO EMS
7 8 (0.44%) Apache
8 6 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.27%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.27%) Zope
10 3 (0.16%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.16%) Apache Qpid
11 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.11%) Lync
11 2 (0.11%) Mule
12 1 (0.054%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 1 (0.054%) Documentum
12 1 (0.054%) SAS
Applications
1 103 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.09%) MS Office
3 18 (0.98%) MS Project
4 12 (0.65%) S-PLUS
5 8 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.11%) Stata
9 1 (0.054%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 30 (1.63%) Summit
2 22 (1.20%) Sentinel
3 18 (0.98%) Kondor+
4 14 (0.76%) Front Arena
4 14 (0.76%) LatentZero
5 12 (0.65%) Eikon
6 11 (0.60%) RMDS
7 10 (0.54%) 3000 Xtra
7 10 (0.54%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 10 (0.54%) Markit EDM
8 5 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
9 4 (0.22%) Advent Geneva
10 3 (0.16%) Global One
11 2 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
11 2 (0.11%) ION MarketView
11 2 (0.11%) MultiFonds
11 2 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
12 1 (0.054%) Autonomy Scrittura
12 1 (0.054%) ZaiNet
12 1 (0.054%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.054%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.02%) Firewall
2 35 (1.91%) Multicast
3 31 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 25 (1.36%) WAN
5 15 (0.82%) DNS
6 14 (0.76%) Internet
6 14 (0.76%) LAN
7 12 (0.65%) BGP
8 11 (0.60%) MPLS
8 11 (0.60%) OSPF
9 10 (0.54%) SSL
10 8 (0.44%) DWDM
10 8 (0.44%) SDH
10 8 (0.44%) HTTP
10 8 (0.44%) Network Security
10 8 (0.44%) Junos
11 6 (0.33%) tcpdump
11 6 (0.33%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.27%) Intranet
12 5 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 114 (6.21%) Relational Database
3 70 (3.81%) RDBMS
3 70 (3.81%) KDB
4 49 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (1.58%) MySQL
6 24 (1.31%) Oracle Database
7 23 (1.25%) DB2
8 22 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 20 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (1.03%) Data Mining
11 16 (0.87%) Big Data
12 14 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (0.65%) Sybase ASE
14 9 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.49%) NoSQL
14 9 (0.49%) Sybase IQ
15 8 (0.44%) Data Mart
16 7 (0.38%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 64 (3.49%) JIRA
2 51 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 49 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (2.07%) Subversion
5 33 (1.80%) NUnit
6 23 (1.25%) Visual Studio
7 22 (1.20%) JUnit
8 20 (1.09%) Maven
9 18 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (0.93%) FitNesse
11 15 (0.82%) Jenkins
12 11 (0.60%) Toad
13 9 (0.49%) Ant
14 8 (0.44%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.38%) Git (software)
16 5 (0.27%) Selenium
16 5 (0.27%) Mercurial
16 5 (0.27%) Cucumber
17 4 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 4 (0.22%) JBehave
General
1 1067 (58.12%) Finance
2 710 (38.67%) Front Office
3 654 (35.62%) Banking
4 506 (27.56%) Investment Banking
5 159 (8.66%) Back Office
6 131 (7.14%) Financial Institution
7 71 (3.87%) Legal
8 44 (2.40%) Retail
9 39 (2.12%) Games
9 39 (2.12%) Telecoms
10 15 (0.82%) Marketing
11 12 (0.65%) Publishing
12 10 (0.54%) Law
13 9 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
14 8 (0.44%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.38%) General Ledger
15 7 (0.38%) Advertising
16 5 (0.27%) International Banking
17 4 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
17 4 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 787 (42.86%) Developer
2 549 (29.90%) Analyst
3 332 (18.08%) Java Developer
4 254 (13.83%) Business Analyst
5 188 (10.24%) C# Developer
6 168 (9.15%) Applications Support
7 158 (8.61%) Support Analyst
8 90 (4.90%) Senior Developer
9 81 (4.41%) Applications Support Analyst
10 69 (3.76%) Project Manager
11 51 (2.78%) Software Developer
12 47 (2.56%) Junior
12 47 (2.56%) Banking Business Analyst
13 46 (2.51%) C++ Developer
14 43 (2.34%) Consultant
14 43 (2.34%) Front Office Developer
15 42 (2.29%) Test Analyst
16 41 (2.23%) Senior Analyst
17 40 (2.18%) C# .NET Developer
18 39 (2.12%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (16.78%) .NET
2 138 (7.52%) WPF
3 102 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
4 98 (5.34%) XML
5 89 (4.85%) WCF
6 79 (4.30%) HTML
7 78 (4.25%) Spring
8 67 (3.65%) .NET Framework
9 60 (3.27%) Web Services
10 58 (3.16%) J2EE
11 47 (2.56%) Hibernate
12 43 (2.34%) WinForms
13 40 (2.18%) J2SE
14 35 (1.91%) ASP.NET
15 32 (1.74%) CSS
15 32 (1.74%) REST
16 31 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (1.58%) HTML5
18 28 (1.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 28 (1.53%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 593 (32.30%) Derivative
2 577 (31.43%) Fixed Income
3 545 (29.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 208 (11.33%) Computer Science
5 193 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
6 178 (9.69%) Equity Derivative
7 166 (9.04%) Hedge funds
8 128 (6.97%) Mathematics
9 106 (5.77%) Reference Data
10 56 (3.05%) Market Risk
11 54 (2.94%) Open Source
12 41 (2.23%) Credit Risk
13 40 (2.18%) Physics
14 35 (1.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 27 (1.47%) Contract for Difference
16 25 (1.36%) Credit Derivative
17 21 (1.14%) Wiki
18 20 (1.09%) N-Tier
19 17 (0.93%) Statistics
19 17 (0.93%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 562 (30.61%) UNIX
2 355 (19.34%) Linux
3 210 (11.44%) Windows
4 26 (1.42%) Solaris
5 22 (1.20%) NetWare
6 21 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.54%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.33%) Android
9 5 (0.27%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.054%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.054%) SUSE
12 1 (0.054%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.054%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (15.41%) Low Latency
3 244 (13.29%) Algorithmic Trading
4 235 (12.80%) Multithreading
5 207 (11.27%) Electronic Trading
6 200 (10.89%) OO
7 175 (9.53%) Asset Management
8 172 (9.37%) Project Management
9 153 (8.33%) Investment Management
10 149 (8.12%) Business Analysis
11 127 (6.92%) Software Engineering
12 124 (6.75%) Risk Management
13 96 (5.23%) TDD
14 95 (5.17%) Fund Management
15 92 (5.01%) Integration Testing
16 91 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
16 91 (4.96%) Scrum
16 91 (4.96%) Analytics
17 87 (4.74%) Mentoring
18 71 (3.87%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 829 (45.15%) SQL
2 585 (31.86%) Java
3 511 (27.83%) C#
4 260 (14.16%) C++
5 232 (12.64%) Perl
6 165 (8.99%) Python
7 121 (6.59%) VBA
8 80 (4.36%) Bash Shell
9 71 (3.87%) JavaScript
10 63 (3.43%) Shell Script
11 60 (3.27%) PL/SQL
12 46 (2.51%) C
12 46 (2.51%) T-SQL
13 33 (1.80%) MATLAB
14 26 (1.42%) F#
15 24 (1.31%) Scala
16 17 (0.93%) R
17 13 (0.71%) VB
18 12 (0.65%) Ruby
19 9 (0.49%) RPG
Qualifications
1 330 (17.97%) Degree
2 37 (2.02%) ISEB
3 20 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (0.98%) PhD
5 8 (0.44%) CCIE
5 8 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (0.44%) JNCIE
6 6 (0.33%) CIMA
6 6 (0.33%) ACCA
7 5 (0.27%) MCTS
7 5 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.27%) MCSD
7 5 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.11%) PMP
8 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.054%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.054%) MCSE
9 1 (0.054%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (7.73%) QA
2 60 (3.27%) Dodd-Frank
3 58 (3.16%) EMIR
4 18 (0.98%) UCITS
5 15 (0.82%) Basel III
6 13 (0.71%) MiFID
7 12 (0.65%) Solvency II
7 12 (0.65%) FATCA
8 7 (0.38%) COBIT
9 6 (0.33%) SLA
10 2 (0.11%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.054%) COREP
11 1 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.054%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.054%) Squid
Systems Management
1 35 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.87%) ITRS Geneos
3 14 (0.76%) Control-M
4 2 (0.11%) MOM
4 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.11%) WSUS
4 2 (0.11%) SCCM
5 1 (0.054%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.054%) Puppet
5 1 (0.054%) Netcool
5 1 (0.054%) Nagios
5 1 (0.054%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 264 (14.38%) Oracle
2 202 (11.00%) Sybase
3 138 (7.52%) Bloomberg
4 130 (7.08%) Fidessa
5 89 (4.85%) Microsoft
6 57 (3.10%) Murex
7 55 (3.00%) Reuters
8 36 (1.96%) SunGard
9 34 (1.85%) Calypso
9 34 (1.85%) TIBCO
10 32 (1.74%) thinkFolio
11 28 (1.53%) StatPro
12 24 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (1.20%) webMethods
14 21 (1.14%) Charles River
15 20 (1.09%) DevExpress
15 20 (1.09%) HP
16 18 (0.98%) Algorithmics
17 17 (0.93%) Informatica
18 15 (0.82%) SimCorp
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits & career progression
Posted: 4 days ago