Period
to 21 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 378 434 480
Rank change year-on-year +56 +46 -81
Permanent jobs citing Equities 1,114 1,138 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.81% 0.68% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% 1.70% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 870 897 714
England median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £120,000 £113,375
UK median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34% +3.57%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 57,826 66,783 64,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.01% 40.18% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44,192 52,758 52,764
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,827 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -4.00%

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Equities as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Equities in England

Equities
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Equities in England

Equities
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equities in England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Equities in England

Equities
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the England region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. 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
London +35 1,109 £70,000 -12.50% 28
South East +41 5 £45,000 -20.00% 1
Equities
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Equities.

1 739 (66.34%) Finance
2 723 (64.90%) Fixed Income
3 718 (64.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 631 (56.64%) Banking
5 607 (54.49%) Derivative
6 562 (50.45%) SQL
7 543 (48.74%) Front Office
8 486 (43.63%) Asset Management
9 406 (36.45%) Hedge funds
10 405 (36.36%) Java
11 381 (34.20%) C#
12 321 (28.82%) Investment Management
13 313 (28.10%) Software Engineering
14 282 (25.31%) Degree
15 278 (24.96%) Oracle
16 258 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
17 254 (22.80%) FIX Protocol
18 243 (21.81%) Investment Banking
19 232 (20.83%) Python
20 226 (20.29%) thinkFolio
21 221 (19.84%) Wealth Management
22 213 (19.12%) .NET
23 211 (18.94%) Unix
24 201 (18.04%) Computer Science
25 188 (16.88%) Linux
26 185 (16.61%) Charles River
27 183 (16.43%) C++
28 171 (15.35%) SQL Server
29 159 (14.27%) XML
30 158 (14.18%) Workflow

Equities
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 156 (14.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 52 (4.67%) Tomcat
3 51 (4.58%) Apache
4 13 (1.17%) IIS
5 12 (1.08%) Umbraco
6 6 (0.54%) Jupyter
7 3 (0.27%) Confluence
7 3 (0.27%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.090%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.090%) CMS
9 1 (0.090%) DNN
9 1 (0.090%) JBoss
9 1 (0.090%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.090%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 28 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 226 (20.29%) thinkFolio
2 67 (6.01%) Temenos T24
3 61 (5.48%) Markit EDM
4 47 (4.22%) Front Arena
5 13 (1.17%) Eze OMS
6 10 (0.90%) LatentZero
7 9 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.81%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.36%) LongView
8 4 (0.36%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.18%) SunGard GMI
10 1 (0.090%) Bloomberg AIM
10 1 (0.090%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 74 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (4.94%) SaaS
3 29 (2.60%) PaaS
4 25 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (1.62%) Amazon S3
6 18 (1.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (0.45%) Heroku
8 3 (0.27%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.27%) Route 53
8 3 (0.27%) Slack
8 3 (0.27%) Trello
9 2 (0.18%) Serverless
10 1 (0.090%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.090%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.090%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.090%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.090%) IaaS
10 1 (0.090%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 96 (8.62%) FIX Connectivity
2 3 (0.27%) Firewall
2 3 (0.27%) IPsec
2 3 (0.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.090%) AMQP
3 1 (0.090%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (15.35%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
3 22 (1.97%) NoSQL
4 20 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (1.71%) Relational Database
6 18 (1.62%) Oracle Database
7 14 (1.26%) Amazon Redshift
8 13 (1.17%) KDB
9 11 (0.99%) Big Data
10 10 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (0.81%) MS Access
11 9 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.63%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.45%) Kdb+
14 5 (0.45%) Tick Data
15 4 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.36%) Blockchain
16 3 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 3 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (1.97%) Maven
2 18 (1.62%) JIRA
2 18 (1.62%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.44%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (1.08%) Git (software)
6 11 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (0.99%) Subversion
7 10 (0.90%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.72%) Artifactory
9 8 (0.72%) JUnit
9 8 (0.72%) TestNG
10 6 (0.54%) NUnit
11 5 (0.45%) Moq
12 4 (0.36%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.36%) Hudson
12 4 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.27%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.27%) CircleCI
General
1 739 (66.34%) Finance
2 631 (56.64%) Banking
3 543 (48.74%) Front Office
4 243 (21.81%) Investment Banking
5 104 (9.34%) Games
6 96 (8.62%) Back Office
7 51 (4.58%) French Language
7 51 (4.58%) German Language
7 51 (4.58%) Italian Language
7 51 (4.58%) Spanish Language
8 23 (2.06%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.53%) Advertising
10 12 (1.08%) Legal
10 12 (1.08%) Retail
11 8 (0.72%) Publishing
12 5 (0.45%) Marketing
13 4 (0.36%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.18%) Law
15 1 (0.090%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 416 (37.34%) Developer
2 274 (24.60%) Analyst
3 177 (15.89%) Business Analyst
4 169 (15.17%) Applications Support
5 148 (13.29%) C# Developer
6 139 (12.48%) Java Developer
7 102 (9.16%) SQL Developer
7 102 (9.16%) Support Engineer
8 91 (8.17%) Consultant
9 74 (6.64%) Support Analyst
10 73 (6.55%) Applications Engineer
11 67 (6.01%) .NET Developer
11 67 (6.01%) Applications Support Engineer
12 61 (5.48%) Senior Developer
13 59 (5.30%) Implementation Consultant
14 58 (5.21%) Applications Support Analyst
15 55 (4.94%) C# .NET Developer
16 50 (4.49%) Software Engineer
17 47 (4.22%) C# Software Developer
17 47 (4.22%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (22.80%) FIX Protocol
2 213 (19.12%) .NET
3 159 (14.27%) XML
4 135 (12.12%) AngularJS
5 132 (11.85%) React
6 127 (11.40%) ASP.NET
7 102 (9.16%) J2EE
8 88 (7.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 63 (5.66%) HTML
9 63 (5.66%) Vue.js
10 62 (5.57%) REST
10 62 (5.57%) WPF
11 43 (3.86%) J2SE
12 40 (3.59%) Web Services
13 28 (2.51%) WCF
14 27 (2.42%) CSS
15 21 (1.89%) Node.js
16 19 (1.71%) J2ME
17 18 (1.62%) .NET Framework
18 16 (1.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 723 (64.90%) Fixed Income
2 718 (64.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 607 (54.49%) Derivative
4 406 (36.45%) Hedge funds
5 111 (9.96%) Management Information System
6 78 (7.00%) Fintech
7 74 (6.64%) Algorithms
8 53 (4.76%) OTC Derivatives
9 49 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
10 44 (3.95%) Data Structures
11 43 (3.86%) Equity Derivative
12 36 (3.23%) Market Risk
13 32 (2.87%) Virtual Team
14 31 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
15 29 (2.60%) Credit Risk
15 29 (2.60%) User Experience
16 24 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
17 20 (1.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 19 (1.71%) Credit Derivative
19 16 (1.44%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 211 (18.94%) Unix
2 188 (16.88%) Linux
3 97 (8.71%) Windows
4 25 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.89%) Solaris
6 17 (1.53%) CentOS
6 17 (1.53%) Fedora
7 9 (0.81%) SUSE
7 9 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.81%) Windows NT
8 8 (0.72%) AIX
8 8 (0.72%) HPUX
9 3 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (43.63%) Asset Management
2 321 (28.82%) Investment Management
3 313 (28.10%) Software Engineering
4 258 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
5 221 (19.84%) Wealth Management
6 201 (18.04%) Computer Science
7 158 (14.18%) Workflow
8 120 (10.77%) Portfolio Management
9 113 (10.14%) Change Management
10 110 (9.87%) Business Analysis
11 108 (9.69%) Information Security
12 107 (9.61%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 106 (9.52%) Decision-Making
14 105 (9.43%) User Stories
15 102 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 100 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
17 99 (8.89%) Microservices
18 79 (7.09%) Test Automation
19 74 (6.64%) Analytics
20 71 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 562 (50.45%) SQL
2 405 (36.36%) Java
3 381 (34.20%) C#
4 232 (20.83%) Python
5 183 (16.43%) C++
6 141 (12.66%) Perl
7 100 (8.98%) JavaScript
8 96 (8.62%) Bash Shell
9 67 (6.01%) PL/SQL
10 62 (5.57%) Ruby
11 42 (3.77%) MATLAB
12 36 (3.23%) R
13 29 (2.60%) VBA
14 27 (2.42%) Bourne shell
15 26 (2.33%) Korn
16 23 (2.06%) T-SQL
17 21 (1.89%) Shell Script
18 19 (1.71%) TypeScript
19 15 (1.35%) C
20 13 (1.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 282 (25.31%) Degree
2 24 (2.15%) SAFe Agilist
3 16 (1.44%) Master's Degree
4 15 (1.35%) PhD
5 6 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.27%) CEH
6 3 (0.27%) CISA
6 3 (0.27%) CISM
6 3 (0.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.090%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (12.30%) QA
2 47 (4.22%) MiFID
3 31 (2.78%) EMIR
4 28 (2.51%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (0.99%) WAI
6 7 (0.63%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.27%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.27%) PMO
8 2 (0.18%) FATCA
System Software
1 21 (1.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.090%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (3.50%) Icinga
1 39 (3.50%) Nagios
1 39 (3.50%) ZABBIX
2 14 (1.26%) Terraform
3 11 (0.99%) Ansible
4 9 (0.81%) Puppet
5 7 (0.63%) Control-M
6 4 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.090%) Automic
7 1 (0.090%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.090%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 278 (24.96%) Oracle
2 185 (16.61%) Charles River
3 104 (9.34%) Bloomberg
4 76 (6.82%) Reuters
5 75 (6.73%) Calypso
6 61 (5.48%) Tradeweb
7 60 (5.39%) FXall
7 60 (5.39%) MarketAxess
8 52 (4.67%) SimCorp
9 51 (4.58%) Fidessa
10 49 (4.40%) Eze Software Group
10 49 (4.40%) ION Trading
11 46 (4.13%) Microsoft
12 39 (3.50%) SolarWinds
13 20 (1.80%) Sybase
14 17 (1.53%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.81%) Currenex
16 8 (0.72%) Adobe
16 8 (0.72%) ServiceNow
17 7 (0.63%) Google