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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 237 218 209
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Equities 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.032% 0.13% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.086% 0.37% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -22.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +27.77%
Equities
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2314 1887 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.17% 34.94% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 1597 1473
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Equities as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Equities
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Equities across the West Midlands region.

Equities Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Equities
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
Birmingham -24 2 £31,000 -22.50%
Equities
England

Equities
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Equities.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Derivative
3 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 7 (70.00%) Retail
3 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (70.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) Python
4 6 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (30.00%) Front Office
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (20.00%) Fintech
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Perl
7 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (10.00%) Sybase
8 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
8 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Front Office
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading Support
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Support
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Derivative
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (20.00%) Fintech
4 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Sybase