The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank - 234 225
Permanent jobs citing Equities 0 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.17% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.59% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Average salary - £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+37.14% +2.94%
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2217 1873 1802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.04% 28.50% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1797 1331 1508
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Equities across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Equities
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Equities Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Derivative
2 3 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Sybase
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Derivative
1 3 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sybase
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft