The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 118 96
Rank change year-on-year -29 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Equities 87 153 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.66% 2.43% 2.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.51% 5.20% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 150 261
Median salary £87,500 £70,000 £66,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £92,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04%  

Equities is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2476 2944 4509
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.28% 46.83% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 2647 3709
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Equities as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Equities in the City of London

Equities
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Equities in the City of London.

Salary trend for Equities in the City of London

Equities
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equities in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Equities in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Equities.

1 115 (62.16%) Finance
2 82 (44.32%) Java
3 62 (33.51%) Unix
4 58 (31.35%) Linux
5 57 (30.81%) Banking
6 45 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (22.70%) Investment Banking
7 42 (22.70%) SQL
8 41 (22.16%) Fixed Income
9 35 (18.92%) Fintech
10 34 (18.38%) Derivative
11 32 (17.30%) Degree
12 31 (16.76%) Front Office
13 30 (16.22%) Asset Management
14 26 (14.05%) Financial Institution
14 26 (14.05%) Low Latency
15 25 (13.51%) Hedge funds
15 25 (13.51%) Oracle
15 25 (13.51%) Windows
15 25 (13.51%) Data Management
16 24 (12.97%) FIX Protocol
17 22 (11.89%) SQL Server
17 22 (11.89%) C++
18 21 (11.35%) C#
18 21 (11.35%) Legal
18 21 (11.35%) KDB
18 21 (11.35%) Kdb+
19 20 (10.81%) TDD
20 19 (10.27%) Mathematics
21 18 (9.73%) Python

Equities
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 6 (3.24%) CMS
1 6 (3.24%) EPiServer
1 6 (3.24%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (2.70%) Apache
3 4 (2.16%) Confluence
3 4 (2.16%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.62%) Mule
5 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.54%) JBoss
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.24%) Eloqua
2 5 (2.70%) thinkFolio
3 3 (1.62%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.54%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.54%) Eze OMS
4 1 (0.54%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.32%) Firewall
2 4 (2.16%) Network Security
2 4 (2.16%) SAN
2 4 (2.16%) VLAN
2 4 (2.16%) VPN
3 2 (1.08%) FIX Connectivity
3 2 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.35%) KDB
2 21 (11.35%) Kdb+
3 9 (4.86%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.86%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.78%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.24%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.62%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.08%) Big Data
7 2 (1.08%) MS Access
7 2 (1.08%) MySQL
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.54%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.54%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 15 (8.11%) JIRA
2 10 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.32%) Selenium
4 7 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.24%) Bower
5 6 (3.24%) gulp
5 6 (3.24%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.24%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (3.24%) Mocha
5 6 (3.24%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (3.24%) Protractor
5 6 (3.24%) Sinon.JS
5 6 (3.24%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.24%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.08%) Maven
7 1 (0.54%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.54%) Subversion
7 1 (0.54%) TestNG
General
1 115 (62.16%) Finance
2 57 (30.81%) Banking
3 42 (22.70%) Investment Banking
4 31 (16.76%) Front Office
5 26 (14.05%) Financial Institution
6 21 (11.35%) Legal
7 8 (4.32%) Retail
8 7 (3.78%) Marketing
9 6 (3.24%) Advertising
10 5 (2.70%) Back Office
11 4 (2.16%) Prime Brokerage
11 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.54%) French Language
12 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.54%) German Language
12 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (52.43%) Developer
2 48 (25.95%) Analyst
3 29 (15.68%) Java Developer
4 23 (12.43%) Support Analyst
5 20 (10.81%) KDB Developer
6 18 (9.73%) Business Analyst
7 16 (8.65%) C# Developer
8 15 (8.11%) C++ Developer
8 15 (8.11%) Junior
9 14 (7.57%) Applications Support
10 11 (5.95%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (5.41%) Low Latency C++ Developer
12 8 (4.32%) Java Team Leader
12 8 (4.32%) Junior Analyst
12 8 (4.32%) Junior Applications Support
12 8 (4.32%) Junior Support Analyst
12 8 (4.32%) Lead Developer
12 8 (4.32%) Team Leader
13 7 (3.78%) Investment Banking Java Developer
13 7 (3.78%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.97%) FIX Protocol
2 17 (9.19%) HTML
3 13 (7.03%) .NET
3 13 (7.03%) AngularJS
4 10 (5.41%) HTML5
5 9 (4.86%) JMS
6 8 (4.32%) WPF
7 7 (3.78%) CSS
7 7 (3.78%) Java EE
7 7 (3.78%) XML
8 6 (3.24%) Backbone.js
8 6 (3.24%) CSS3
8 6 (3.24%) Ember.js
8 6 (3.24%) Gherkin
8 6 (3.24%) jQuery
8 6 (3.24%) LESS
8 6 (3.24%) RESTful
8 6 (3.24%) Sass
8 6 (3.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (3.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.16%) Fixed Income
2 35 (18.92%) Fintech
3 34 (18.38%) Derivative
4 25 (13.51%) Hedge funds
5 17 (9.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (6.49%) Algorithms
7 9 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (4.32%) User Experience
9 7 (3.78%) OTC Derivatives
10 6 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (3.24%) Cloud Native
11 5 (2.70%) Computer Science
11 5 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.62%) N-Tier
13 3 (1.62%) Reference Data
13 3 (1.62%) SWIFT
14 2 (1.08%) Credit Risk
15 1 (0.54%) Market Risk
15 1 (0.54%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 62 (33.51%) Unix
2 58 (31.35%) Linux
3 25 (13.51%) Windows
4 8 (4.32%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.16%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.16%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) CentOS
6 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.22%) Asset Management
3 26 (14.05%) Low Latency
4 25 (13.51%) Data Management
5 20 (10.81%) TDD
6 19 (10.27%) Mathematics
7 18 (9.73%) Multithreading
8 17 (9.19%) Algorithmic Trading
8 17 (9.19%) Risk Management
9 16 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (8.65%) OO
10 12 (6.49%) DevOps
10 12 (6.49%) SDLC
10 12 (6.49%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.95%) Change Management
11 11 (5.95%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 11 (5.95%) Workflow
12 9 (4.86%) Analytics
12 9 (4.86%) Electronic Trading
13 8 (4.32%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (44.32%) Java
2 42 (22.70%) SQL
3 22 (11.89%) C++
4 21 (11.35%) C#
5 18 (9.73%) Python
6 15 (8.11%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.32%) Scala
8 7 (3.78%) Perl
9 4 (2.16%) C
9 4 (2.16%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.62%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.08%) VBA
12 1 (0.54%) Clojure
12 1 (0.54%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.54%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.54%) R
12 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (17.30%) Degree
2 4 (2.16%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.08%) ISEB
4 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.41%) MiFID
1 10 (5.41%) QA
2 4 (2.16%) EMIR
3 3 (1.62%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.08%) ISO 20022
4 2 (1.08%) PMO
5 1 (0.54%) Basel III
5 1 (0.54%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 4 (2.16%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.16%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) FortiGate
1 4 (2.16%) SCCM
2 2 (1.08%) Ansible
2 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.08%) Puppet
3 1 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (13.51%) Oracle
2 14 (7.57%) Sybase
3 10 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.32%) Fidessa
5 6 (3.24%) Marketo
5 6 (3.24%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.70%) Charles River
7 4 (2.16%) Cisco
7 4 (2.16%) Solace
7 4 (2.16%) VMware
8 3 (1.62%) CQG
8 3 (1.62%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.62%) Sun
9 2 (1.08%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.08%) Cadence
9 2 (1.08%) Splunk
10 1 (0.54%) eSpeed
10 1 (0.54%) Eze Software Group
10 1 (0.54%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.54%) Tradeweb
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + plus very large package and bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and large bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
PA Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago