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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 384 449 353
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -96
Permanent jobs citing Equities 798 618 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.58% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 1.44% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 630 555 677
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +41.17%

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
43024 42844 42841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.48% 40.20% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34485 34681 33423
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

Equities Salary Histogram in the UK

Equities
Top 18 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 9 February 2016. 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 +97 790 £72,500 +11.53% 113
London +60 771 £72,500 +3.57% 112
City of London +64 215 £70,000 - 48
Birmingham -3 9 £33,000 -26.66%
West Midlands -6 9 £33,000 -26.66%
Scotland -18 8 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South East -18 5 £85,000 +41.66%
Glasgow -33 5 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £85,000 -
South West - 4 £37,500 - 1
Somerset - 3 £37,500 - 1
Bath - 2 £37,500 -
Stirling - 2 - -
Edinburgh +1 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Swindon - 1 - -
Street - 1 - - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £62,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1008 (54.66%) Finance
2 810 (43.93%) SQL
3 689 (37.36%) Front Office
4 684 (37.09%) Derivative
5 659 (35.74%) Banking
6 650 (35.25%) Fixed Income
7 605 (32.81%) Java
8 554 (30.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 507 (27.49%) Investment Banking
10 446 (24.19%) Unix
11 439 (23.81%) C#
12 364 (19.74%) Linux
13 362 (19.63%) Degree
14 307 (16.65%) .NET
15 302 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
16 297 (16.11%) C++
17 296 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
18 288 (15.62%) Multithreading
19 262 (14.21%) Oracle
20 255 (13.83%) SQL Server
21 250 (13.56%) Python
22 247 (13.39%) FIX Protocol
23 236 (12.80%) Low Latency
24 228 (12.36%) Hedge funds
25 216 (11.71%) SDLC
25 216 (11.71%) Windows
26 203 (11.01%) Electronic Trading
27 187 (10.14%) Asset Management
28 179 (9.71%) Sybase
29 174 (9.44%) Algorithmic Trading

Equities
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 27 (1.46%) Tomcat
2 25 (1.36%) Apache
2 25 (1.36%) JBoss
3 20 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 16 (0.87%) IIS
5 14 (0.76%) GemFire
6 13 (0.70%) Confluence
7 12 (0.65%) Node.js
7 12 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
8 10 (0.54%) MQSeries
8 10 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.33%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.33%) Skype for Business
10 5 (0.27%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.27%) Mule
10 5 (0.27%) Mule ESB
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.16%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.054%) WebSphere
Applications
1 125 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 61 (3.31%) MS Office
3 27 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.49%) S-PLUS
4 9 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.33%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.054%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (0.92%) thinkFolio
2 14 (0.76%) IntelliMatch
3 8 (0.43%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.43%) Salerio
4 7 (0.38%) HFM
4 7 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle AGIS
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.33%) Algo Collateral
5 6 (0.33%) MetaTrader
6 5 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
6 5 (0.27%) Summit
7 4 (0.22%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.60%) GitHub
3 6 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.14%) MPLS
2 20 (1.08%) Intranet
3 19 (1.03%) Multicast
4 17 (0.92%) Network Security
4 17 (0.92%) VPN
5 16 (0.87%) LAN
5 16 (0.87%) WAN
6 13 (0.70%) DWDM
6 13 (0.70%) Internet
6 13 (0.70%) NGN
6 13 (0.70%) Packet Switching
6 13 (0.70%) Unified Communications
7 12 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (0.54%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.33%) DNS
10 5 (0.27%) BGP
10 5 (0.27%) IGMP
10 5 (0.27%) OSPF
10 5 (0.27%) PuTTY
10 5 (0.27%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 85 (4.61%) Relational Database
3 78 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
5 69 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (3.15%) Oracle Database
7 47 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 45 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
9 44 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
10 35 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 33 (1.79%) NoSQL
12 30 (1.63%) BusinessObjects XI
12 30 (1.63%) MongoDB
12 30 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 29 (1.57%) DB2
14 26 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 25 (1.36%) KDB
15 25 (1.36%) RDBMS
16 22 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
17 21 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (2.71%) JUnit
2 46 (2.49%) JIRA
3 42 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 32 (1.74%) NUnit
6 23 (1.25%) SpecFlow
7 21 (1.14%) Git (software)
8 19 (1.03%) FitNesse
9 18 (0.98%) Cucumber
10 17 (0.92%) Maven
10 17 (0.92%) TeamCity
11 16 (0.87%) Ant
12 15 (0.81%) Visual Studio
13 14 (0.76%) MSTest
14 13 (0.70%) Moq
15 12 (0.65%) Subversion
15 12 (0.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 10 (0.54%) Selenium
17 9 (0.49%) Gradle
18 7 (0.38%) GDB
General
1 1008 (54.66%) Finance
2 689 (37.36%) Front Office
3 659 (35.74%) Banking
4 507 (27.49%) Investment Banking
5 163 (8.84%) Back Office
6 106 (5.75%) Financial Institution
7 65 (3.52%) Retail
8 38 (2.06%) Games
9 28 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
10 22 (1.19%) Telecoms
11 19 (1.03%) Legal
12 9 (0.49%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.38%) Advertising
14 4 (0.22%) Law
14 4 (0.22%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.16%) Marketing
16 2 (0.11%) Electronics
16 2 (0.11%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.11%) Online Betting
16 2 (0.11%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 934 (50.65%) Developer
2 482 (26.14%) Analyst
3 376 (20.39%) Java Developer
4 253 (13.72%) Business Analyst
5 250 (13.56%) C# Developer
6 160 (8.68%) Applications Support
7 139 (7.54%) Senior Developer
8 127 (6.89%) SQL Developer
9 120 (6.51%) Support Analyst
10 118 (6.40%) Banking Analyst
11 113 (6.13%) C++ Developer
11 113 (6.13%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 105 (5.69%) Front Office Developer
13 95 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
14 83 (4.50%) .NET Developer
14 83 (4.50%) Junior
15 76 (4.12%) Applications Support Analyst
16 74 (4.01%) C# .NET Developer
17 62 (3.36%) Team Leader
18 58 (3.15%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (16.65%) .NET
2 247 (13.39%) FIX Protocol
3 165 (8.95%) WPF
4 121 (6.56%) Spring
5 88 (4.77%) HTML
6 77 (4.18%) WCF
7 75 (4.07%) ASP.NET
7 75 (4.07%) XML
8 66 (3.58%) HTML5
9 55 (2.98%) AngularJS
9 55 (2.98%) Hibernate
10 50 (2.71%) WinForms
11 49 (2.66%) STL
11 49 (2.66%) Web Services
12 47 (2.55%) .NET Framework
13 41 (2.22%) J2SE
14 40 (2.17%) JMS
15 38 (2.06%) J2EE
16 37 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 34 (1.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 684 (37.09%) Derivative
2 650 (35.25%) Fixed Income
3 554 (30.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 296 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
5 228 (12.36%) Hedge funds
6 171 (9.27%) Computer Science
7 147 (7.97%) Equity Derivative
8 139 (7.54%) Mathematics
9 86 (4.66%) Data Structures
10 63 (3.42%) Fintech
11 60 (3.25%) Algorithms
12 59 (3.20%) Credit Risk
13 53 (2.87%) Credit Derivative
13 53 (2.87%) Market Risk
14 41 (2.22%) Statistics
15 36 (1.95%) Reference Data
15 36 (1.95%) User Experience
16 25 (1.36%) Economics
17 23 (1.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 23 (1.25%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 446 (24.19%) Unix
2 364 (19.74%) Linux
3 216 (11.71%) Windows
4 30 (1.63%) Solaris
5 18 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.27%) Android
8 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.16%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.16%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.054%) SUSE
11 1 (0.054%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.054%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (15.62%) Multithreading
3 236 (12.80%) Low Latency
4 216 (11.71%) SDLC
5 203 (11.01%) Electronic Trading
6 187 (10.14%) Asset Management
7 174 (9.44%) Algorithmic Trading
8 154 (8.35%) Business Analysis
9 140 (7.59%) Analytics
9 140 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 131 (7.10%) Project Management
11 123 (6.67%) Risk Management
12 109 (5.91%) TDD
13 97 (5.26%) Investment Management
14 96 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
14 96 (5.21%) Software Engineering
15 93 (5.04%) OO
16 86 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
17 84 (4.56%) Fund Management
18 83 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 810 (43.93%) SQL
2 605 (32.81%) Java
3 439 (23.81%) C#
4 297 (16.11%) C++
5 250 (13.56%) Python
6 154 (8.35%) Perl
7 135 (7.32%) JavaScript
8 102 (5.53%) VBA
9 72 (3.90%) Shell Script
10 56 (3.04%) C
11 52 (2.82%) T-SQL
12 49 (2.66%) Scala
13 46 (2.49%) Bash Shell
14 38 (2.06%) MATLAB
15 34 (1.84%) PL/SQL
16 20 (1.08%) R
17 15 (0.81%) PHP
17 15 (0.81%) PowerShell
17 15 (0.81%) VB
18 13 (0.70%) F#
Qualifications
1 362 (19.63%) Degree
2 21 (1.14%) CFA
3 18 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (0.76%) CCIE
5 13 (0.70%) PhD
6 10 (0.54%) CCNP
6 10 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.27%) CISSP
7 5 (0.27%) JNCIE
8 4 (0.22%) ACCA
8 4 (0.22%) CCNA
8 4 (0.22%) CIMA
8 4 (0.22%) CISA
8 4 (0.22%) CISM
8 4 (0.22%) IIBA
8 4 (0.22%) ISEB
9 3 (0.16%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.11%) MBA
11 1 (0.054%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (6.78%) QA
2 83 (4.50%) MiFID
3 57 (3.09%) EMIR
4 29 (1.57%) Dodd-Frank
5 26 (1.41%) FATCA
6 19 (1.03%) AIFMD
7 15 (0.81%) SLA
8 6 (0.33%) Basel III
9 5 (0.27%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.11%) SDET
10 2 (0.11%) UCITS
11 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.16%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.054%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.054%) Docker
6 1 (0.054%) HDFS
6 1 (0.054%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.054%) KVM
6 1 (0.054%) NFS
Systems Management
1 46 (2.49%) Control-M
2 28 (1.52%) ITRS Geneos
3 13 (0.70%) Puppet
4 6 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.33%) OpenView
5 5 (0.27%) Ansible
5 5 (0.27%) WSUS
6 4 (0.22%) Netcool
6 4 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.22%) SCCM
6 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.054%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.054%) Linux-HA
8 1 (0.054%) Mesos
8 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.054%) Oozie
8 1 (0.054%) SCOM
Vendors
1 262 (14.21%) Oracle
2 179 (9.71%) Sybase
3 156 (8.46%) Microsoft
4 72 (3.90%) Bloomberg
5 43 (2.33%) Fidessa
6 42 (2.28%) Informatica
7 37 (2.01%) Charles River
8 32 (1.74%) Sun
9 31 (1.68%) Calypso
10 29 (1.57%) Murex
10 29 (1.57%) Remedy
10 29 (1.57%) TIBCO
11 27 (1.46%) Reuters
12 15 (0.81%) Tableau
13 14 (0.76%) Cisco
13 14 (0.76%) Eze Castle Integration
13 14 (0.76%) HP
14 10 (0.54%) PTC
14 10 (0.54%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.54%) StreamBase
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Theta Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40k - £55k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package/bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago