The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Risk in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equity Risk over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equity Risk
Rank 893 915 876
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -39
Permanent jobs citing Equity Risk 4 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.014% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.009% 0.035% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 6
Average salary £95,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
44231 46344 43835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.29% 39.37% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35117 36549 35302
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 £28,750 £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

Equity Risk
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Equity Risk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Equity Risk
Salary Trend

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

Equity Risk Salary Trend in the UK

Equity Risk
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +30 4 £95,000 +72.72%
London +7 4 £95,000 +72.72%

Equity Risk
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Equity Risk 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 Equity Risk.

1 9 (100.00%) Derivative
2 8 (88.89%) Multithreading
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (66.67%) DataSynapse
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Scala
4 6 (66.67%) Platform Symphony
4 6 (66.67%) Functional Programming
4 6 (66.67%) Grid Computing
4 6 (66.67%) C++
4 6 (66.67%) Sybase
5 2 (22.22%) Equities
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) OOD

Equity Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Equity Risk 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 Equity Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Derivative
2 7 (77.78%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (66.67%) Grid Computing
4 2 (22.22%) Equities
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Multithreading
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Functional Programming
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Scala
2 6 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) DataSynapse
1 6 (66.67%) Sybase