Period
to 8 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
London > Central London
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 175 157 267
Rank change year-on-year -18 +110 -51
Permanent jobs citing Equities 99 68 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.40% 1.43% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.75% 3.84% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 86 60 82
10th Percentile £44,375 £66,000 £56,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £71,250 £61,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,750 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.67% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £93,125 £95,000 £101,875
90th Percentile £120,000 £120,250 £115,000
London median annual salary £110,000 £105,000 £92,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +13.51% +19.35%

Equities is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,641 1,770 4,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 37.28% 37.19% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,330 1,558 3,944
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £56,156 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £108,750 £105,000
London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Equities as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Equities in Central London

Equities
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Equities in Central London.

Salary trend for Equities in Central London

Equities
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Equities in Central London over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Equities in Central London

Equities
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the Central London region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -19 98 £72,500 -3.33% 27
City of Westminster - 1 £100,000 -
Equities
London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, IT jobs citing Equities also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Equities.

1 66 (66.67%) Finance
2 48 (48.48%) C#
3 41 (41.41%) SQL
4 40 (40.40%) Banking
5 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 33 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 31 (31.31%) JIRA
8 30 (30.30%) .NET
9 29 (29.29%) Python
10 27 (27.27%) Front Office
10 27 (27.27%) Investment Banking
11 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
11 26 (26.26%) React
12 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
13 24 (24.24%) Risk Management
14 23 (23.23%) Social Skills
15 22 (22.22%) Information Security
15 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
15 22 (22.22%) Azure
15 22 (22.22%) REST
16 21 (21.21%) Confluence
16 21 (21.21%) WCF
16 21 (21.21%) LINQ
16 21 (21.21%) Atlassian
16 21 (21.21%) jQuery
16 21 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (21.21%) Vue.js
16 21 (21.21%) WinForms
16 21 (21.21%) FIX Protocol

Equities
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 21 (21.21%) Confluence
2 4 (4.04%) IIS
3 3 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.01%) Apache
4 1 (1.01%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Salerio
1 1 (1.01%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.22%) Azure
2 6 (6.06%) AWS
3 5 (5.05%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.01%) GCP
4 1 (1.01%) PaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Snowflake
4 1 (1.01%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) FTP
2 1 (1.01%) HTTP
2 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.05%) Power BI
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.02%) Big Data
6 2 (2.02%) Blockchain
6 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.02%) DB2
6 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.02%) KDB
6 2 (2.02%) Kdb+
6 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.02%) Tableau
7 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.01%) QlikView
7 1 (1.01%) Redis
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.01%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 31 (31.31%) JIRA
2 20 (20.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) Maven
3 2 (2.02%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.02%) webpack
4 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
General
1 66 (66.67%) Finance
2 40 (40.40%) Banking
3 27 (27.27%) Front Office
3 27 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 23 (23.23%) Social Skills
5 18 (18.18%) Advertising
6 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (5.05%) Back Office
9 4 (4.04%) Financial Institution
10 1 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (50.51%) Developer
2 20 (20.20%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.16%) C# Developer
4 13 (13.13%) Analyst
4 13 (13.13%) Quantitative Developer
4 13 (13.13%) Support Specialist
5 10 (10.10%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.08%) Python Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) C# Quant Developer
7 6 (6.06%) FIX Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) Java Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Unix Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) Unix Support
7 6 (6.06%) Unix Support Specialist
8 5 (5.05%) Algorithm Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (5.05%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.30%) .NET
2 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
2 26 (26.26%) React
3 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 22 (22.22%) REST
4 21 (21.21%) FIX Protocol
4 21 (21.21%) jQuery
4 21 (21.21%) LINQ
4 21 (21.21%) SOAP
4 21 (21.21%) Vue.js
4 21 (21.21%) WCF
4 21 (21.21%) Web Services
4 21 (21.21%) WinForms
5 13 (13.13%) .NET Framework
6 12 (12.12%) Entity Framework
7 6 (6.06%) JSON
8 3 (3.03%) RESTful
9 2 (2.02%) HTML
9 2 (2.02%) HTML5
9 2 (2.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (16.16%) Exotic Derivative
2 16 (16.16%) Market Risk
3 13 (13.13%) Derivative
4 11 (11.11%) Fixed Income
5 5 (5.05%) Legacy Systems
6 4 (4.04%) Credit Risk
6 4 (4.04%) Reference Data
6 4 (4.04%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.02%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.20%) Windows
2 14 (14.14%) Unix
3 12 (12.12%) Linux
4 4 (4.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.24%) Risk Management
3 22 (22.22%) Information Security
4 20 (20.20%) Full Stack Development
5 16 (16.16%) Financial Modelling
5 16 (16.16%) Mathematics
5 16 (16.16%) Model Validation
5 16 (16.16%) Stochastic Calculus
5 16 (16.16%) Validation
6 15 (15.15%) Physics
7 13 (13.13%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (13.13%) DevOps
7 13 (13.13%) Machine Learning
7 13 (13.13%) Migration
8 12 (12.12%) Electronic Trading
8 12 (12.12%) SDLC
8 12 (12.12%) Unit Testing
8 12 (12.12%) Web Application Development
9 11 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
10 10 (10.10%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.48%) C#
2 41 (41.41%) SQL
3 29 (29.29%) Python
4 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
5 21 (21.21%) VB
6 18 (18.18%) Java
7 9 (9.09%) C++
8 7 (7.07%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.05%) R
9 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.05%) VBA
10 4 (4.04%) MATLAB
10 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.03%) Perl
12 2 (2.02%) ES6
13 1 (1.01%) C
13 1 (1.01%) Scala
13 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (19.19%) Degree
2 15 (15.15%) Master's Degree
2 15 (15.15%) PhD
3 3 (3.03%) CHECK Team Member
3 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.01%) CCNA
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) Dodd-Frank
1 16 (16.16%) EMIR
1 16 (16.16%) MiFID
2 12 (12.12%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.01%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (12.12%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.03%) Ansible
3 2 (2.02%) Terraform
4 1 (1.01%) Nagios
4 1 (1.01%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) Atlassian
2 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.15%) Fidessa
4 9 (9.09%) Bloomberg
5 7 (7.07%) Charles River
5 7 (7.07%) Portware
5 7 (7.07%) Tradeweb
6 5 (5.05%) Oracle
7 4 (4.04%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.03%) Trayport
9 1 (1.01%) Concur
9 1 (1.01%) Reuters
9 1 (1.01%) Sage
9 1 (1.01%) SAP
9 1 (1.01%) SimCorp
9 1 (1.01%) Splunk
9 1 (1.01%) Sun
9 1 (1.01%) Sybase