The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 94 97
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Equities 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.41% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Median salary £35,000 - £50,000
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 529 487 464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 42.70% 40.45% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 331 238 281
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Equities
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Equities in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Equities.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Reuters
2 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Fund Management
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java

Equities
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Research Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Development Director
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Fund Management
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (75.00%) Reuters
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle