The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 399 421 347
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -74
Permanent jobs citing Equities 754 776 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.69% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 1.71% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 633 687 864
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.21% +27.77%

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
43758 45498 49389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.55% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35305 35882 39192
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Equities as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Equities Salary Histogram in the UK

Equities
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 745 £70,000 +3.70% 56
London +14 734 £70,000 +3.70% 55
City of London +18 181 £70,000 +5.26% 14
Scotland -16 9 £67,500 +22.72%
South West -8 7 £62,500 +83.82%
Glasgow -10 7 £75,000 +25.00%
Somerset -3 4 £37,500 +10.29%
Mayfair -2 3 £120,000 +200.00%
Bath +8 2 £37,500 +10.29%
Edinburgh +7 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Street -5 2 - -
Birmingham -20 2 £31,000 -22.50%
West Midlands -24 2 £31,000 -22.50%
Dorset - 2 £87,500 -
Bristol - 1 - -

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Equities also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Equities.

1 807 (51.76%) Finance
2 674 (43.23%) SQL
3 577 (37.01%) Derivative
4 562 (36.05%) Banking
5 535 (34.32%) Front Office
6 508 (32.58%) Fixed Income
7 467 (29.96%) Java
8 463 (29.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 420 (26.94%) Investment Banking
10 395 (25.34%) Degree
11 329 (21.10%) Unix
12 314 (20.14%) C#
13 311 (19.95%) Linux
14 249 (15.97%) C++
15 247 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
16 244 (15.65%) Oracle
17 231 (14.82%) Python
18 226 (14.50%) Multithreading
19 217 (13.92%) Hedge funds
20 215 (13.79%) FIX Protocol
21 200 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
22 197 (12.64%) .NET
23 192 (12.32%) SQL Server
24 190 (12.19%) Low Latency
25 152 (9.75%) Computer Science
26 148 (9.49%) Asset Management
27 146 (9.36%) Algorithmic Trading
28 139 (8.92%) Microsoft
29 138 (8.85%) SDLC
30 137 (8.79%) Windows

Equities
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (2.31%) Confluence
2 17 (1.09%) IIS
3 16 (1.03%) Node.js
4 10 (0.64%) JBoss
4 10 (0.64%) SharePoint
5 9 (0.58%) Tomcat
5 9 (0.58%) WebLogic
6 8 (0.51%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.32%) Apache
7 5 (0.32%) Mule
7 5 (0.32%) Mule ESB
8 4 (0.26%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.26%) Drupal
8 4 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.19%) Jetty
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.19%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.13%) CMS
10 2 (0.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 113 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.31%) MS Office
3 20 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.45%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.32%) S-PLUS
6 4 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (1.41%) thinkFolio
2 17 (1.09%) Markit EDM
3 14 (0.90%) MetaTrader
4 12 (0.77%) LatentZero
5 8 (0.51%) Finacle
5 8 (0.51%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
7 4 (0.26%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.26%) Misys Opics
7 4 (0.26%) Summit
8 3 (0.19%) Advent Geneva
8 3 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
9 2 (0.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.064%) Global One
10 1 (0.064%) Salerio
10 1 (0.064%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.83%) GitHub
3 7 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.064%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.064%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.064%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.86%) Intranet
2 23 (1.48%) Multicast
3 15 (0.96%) MPLS
4 12 (0.77%) VPN
5 10 (0.64%) LAN
5 10 (0.64%) Network Security
5 10 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.64%) WAN
6 9 (0.58%) DWDM
6 9 (0.58%) Internet
6 9 (0.58%) NGN
6 9 (0.58%) Packet Switching
6 9 (0.58%) Unified Communications
7 7 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (0.32%) BGP
8 5 (0.32%) IGMP
8 5 (0.32%) OSPF
8 5 (0.32%) PuTTY
8 5 (0.32%) RSVP
9 4 (0.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 91 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
3 75 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 75 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
5 59 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 50 (3.21%) Oracle Database
7 46 (2.95%) BusinessObjects
7 46 (2.95%) Relational Database
8 41 (2.63%) QlikView
9 38 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
10 37 (2.37%) NoSQL
11 36 (2.31%) MongoDB
11 36 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 30 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
13 22 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 22 (1.41%) BusinessObjects XI
14 21 (1.35%) MySQL
15 20 (1.28%) DB2
16 15 (0.96%) KDB
Development Applications
1 69 (4.43%) JIRA
2 48 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 34 (2.18%) JUnit
4 33 (2.12%) Git (software)
5 32 (2.05%) Subversion
6 19 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (1.15%) TeamCity
8 17 (1.09%) Cucumber
9 16 (1.03%) FitNesse
10 15 (0.96%) Visual Studio
11 12 (0.77%) Selenium
12 11 (0.71%) NUnit
13 10 (0.64%) MSBuild
14 9 (0.58%) GDB
14 9 (0.58%) Maven
14 9 (0.58%) Moq
14 9 (0.58%) MSTest
14 9 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (0.58%) SpecFlow
15 6 (0.38%) Gradle
General
1 807 (51.76%) Finance
2 562 (36.05%) Banking
3 535 (34.32%) Front Office
4 420 (26.94%) Investment Banking
5 133 (8.53%) Back Office
6 61 (3.91%) Financial Institution
7 44 (2.82%) Retail
8 28 (1.80%) Corporate Banking
8 28 (1.80%) Games
9 24 (1.54%) Telecoms
10 13 (0.83%) Legal
11 7 (0.45%) Private Banking
12 6 (0.38%) Advertising
13 5 (0.32%) Law
13 5 (0.32%) Marketing
14 4 (0.26%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.19%) Publishing
16 2 (0.13%) French Language
16 2 (0.13%) Wholesale Banking
17 1 (0.064%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 757 (48.56%) Developer
2 439 (28.16%) Analyst
3 281 (18.02%) Java Developer
4 228 (14.62%) Business Analyst
5 157 (10.07%) C# Developer
6 128 (8.21%) Applications Support
7 116 (7.44%) Support Analyst
8 108 (6.93%) SQL Developer
9 106 (6.80%) Senior Developer
10 99 (6.35%) Banking Analyst
11 95 (6.09%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 92 (5.90%) Front Office Developer
13 91 (5.84%) C++ Developer
14 72 (4.62%) Junior
15 71 (4.55%) .NET Developer
16 63 (4.04%) Applications Support Analyst
16 63 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
17 62 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
17 62 (3.98%) SQL Analyst
18 59 (3.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (13.79%) FIX Protocol
2 197 (12.64%) .NET
3 112 (7.18%) Spring
4 103 (6.61%) WPF
5 60 (3.85%) JMS
6 53 (3.40%) ASP.NET
7 52 (3.34%) AngularJS
7 52 (3.34%) Hibernate
7 52 (3.34%) HTML
8 49 (3.14%) WCF
9 45 (2.89%) .NET Framework
10 43 (2.76%) STL
11 39 (2.50%) HTML5
12 38 (2.44%) XML
13 34 (2.18%) CSS
14 31 (1.99%) J2SE
15 30 (1.92%) Web Services
15 30 (1.92%) WinForms
16 29 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (1.67%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 577 (37.01%) Derivative
2 508 (32.58%) Fixed Income
3 463 (29.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 217 (13.92%) Hedge funds
5 200 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
6 152 (9.75%) Computer Science
7 106 (6.80%) Equity Derivative
8 94 (6.03%) Mathematics
9 74 (4.75%) Market Risk
10 66 (4.23%) Algorithms
11 63 (4.04%) Data Structures
12 46 (2.95%) Credit Risk
13 41 (2.63%) Visualisation
14 35 (2.25%) Statistics
15 33 (2.12%) Fintech
16 25 (1.60%) Reference Data
17 21 (1.35%) Credit Derivative
17 21 (1.35%) Economics
18 19 (1.22%) Physics
19 18 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 329 (21.10%) Unix
2 311 (19.95%) Linux
3 137 (8.79%) Windows
4 29 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (1.28%) Solaris
6 12 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.32%) Android
7 5 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.064%) CentOS
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.064%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.064%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.064%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (14.50%) Multithreading
3 190 (12.19%) Low Latency
4 148 (9.49%) Asset Management
5 146 (9.36%) Algorithmic Trading
6 138 (8.85%) SDLC
7 124 (7.95%) Electronic Trading
8 121 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
9 114 (7.31%) Business Analysis
10 105 (6.74%) Analytics
11 104 (6.67%) Risk Management
12 96 (6.16%) Project Management
13 94 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
14 86 (5.52%) TDD
15 81 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
16 77 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
17 64 (4.11%) Investment Management
18 61 (3.91%) Software Engineering
19 60 (3.85%) Market Making
20 59 (3.78%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 674 (43.23%) SQL
2 467 (29.96%) Java
3 314 (20.14%) C#
4 249 (15.97%) C++
5 231 (14.82%) Python
6 104 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 98 (6.29%) Perl
8 64 (4.11%) VBA
9 52 (3.34%) Bash Shell
10 51 (3.27%) C
11 49 (3.14%) MATLAB
11 49 (3.14%) PL/SQL
12 33 (2.12%) Shell Script
13 30 (1.92%) Scala
14 27 (1.73%) T-SQL
15 18 (1.15%) R
16 15 (0.96%) PHP
16 15 (0.96%) PowerShell
17 10 (0.64%) Ruby
18 6 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 395 (25.34%) Degree
2 29 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (1.35%) CFA
4 15 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (0.71%) CCIE
6 8 (0.51%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.38%) CCNP
8 5 (0.32%) ISEB
8 5 (0.32%) JNCIE
8 5 (0.32%) PhD
8 5 (0.32%) PMP
8 5 (0.32%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.26%) ACCA
9 4 (0.26%) CCNA
9 4 (0.26%) CIMA
10 3 (0.19%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.19%) IIBA
10 3 (0.19%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.13%) MBA
12 1 (0.064%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (5.64%) QA
2 81 (5.20%) MiFID
3 41 (2.63%) EMIR
4 28 (1.80%) FATCA
5 20 (1.28%) AIFMD
6 16 (1.03%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.58%) Basel III
9 7 (0.45%) SLA
10 6 (0.38%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.13%) SDET
11 2 (0.13%) UCITS
12 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.19%) Docker
3 1 (0.064%) KVM
3 1 (0.064%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.064%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.064%) Xen
Systems Management
1 77 (4.94%) Control-M
2 38 (2.44%) Puppet
3 28 (1.80%) OpenView
4 18 (1.15%) ITRS Geneos
5 9 (0.58%) Ansible
5 9 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.26%) Netcool
7 2 (0.13%) Nagios
8 1 (0.064%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.064%) Linux-HA
8 1 (0.064%) Mesos
8 1 (0.064%) SCCM
Vendors
1 244 (15.65%) Oracle
2 139 (8.92%) Microsoft
3 94 (6.03%) Sybase
4 51 (3.27%) Bloomberg
5 49 (3.14%) Calypso
6 42 (2.69%) Informatica
7 40 (2.57%) Charles River
8 35 (2.25%) Fidessa
9 30 (1.92%) HP
10 28 (1.80%) Red Hat
11 26 (1.67%) Sun
12 24 (1.54%) Murex
13 23 (1.48%) Tableau
14 21 (1.35%) Reuters
15 17 (1.09%) Remedy
15 17 (1.09%) TIBCO
16 11 (0.71%) Advent
17 10 (0.64%) StreamBase
18 9 (0.58%) Cisco
19 8 (0.51%) Juniper
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Package / Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago