Period
to

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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
UK > England
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 395 321 349
Rank change year-on-year -74 +28 +54
Permanent jobs citing Equities 1,189 747 764
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.88% 0.94% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 2.45% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,045 640 739
10th Percentile £77,500 £59,875 £67,500
25th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £81,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £115,000 £100,000 £110,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +51.72%
75th Percentile £136,250 £122,500 £135,000
90th Percentile £162,500 £142,625 £143,750
UK median annual salary £115,000 £100,000 £110,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +52.78%

Equities is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 60,054 30,490 32,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.47% 38.29% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28,892 21,129 25,429
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £57,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +0.88% +3.64%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £96,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +1.85%

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Equities in England

Equities
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Equities in England

Equities
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Equities in England over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -72 1,184 £115,000 +15.00% 59
Yorkshire - 2 £75,000 - 1
North of England - 2 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands -50 1 £65,000 -3.70%
Midlands -72 1 £65,000 +4.00%
South West - 1 £40,000 - 1
Equities
UK

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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.

1 889 (74.77%) Finance
2 718 (60.39%) Software Engineering
3 708 (59.55%) Python
4 680 (57.19%) Front Office
5 658 (55.34%) Fixed Income
6 639 (53.74%) Asset Management
7 600 (50.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 574 (48.28%) Derivative
9 561 (47.18%) Agile
10 560 (47.10%) Investment Management
11 502 (42.22%) AWS
12 460 (38.69%) React
13 455 (38.27%) Analytics
14 433 (36.42%) JavaScript
15 409 (34.40%) Hedge funds
16 390 (32.80%) Java
17 358 (30.11%) SQL
18 302 (25.40%) C#
19 301 (25.32%) GCP
20 294 (24.73%) Azure
21 273 (22.96%) TypeScript
22 247 (20.77%) C++
23 241 (20.27%) .NET
24 231 (19.43%) CI/CD
25 224 (18.84%) Full Stack Development
26 208 (17.49%) Microservices
27 195 (16.40%) Fintech
28 177 (14.89%) .NET Core
29 174 (14.63%) Linux
30 168 (14.13%) Docker

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 32 (2.69%) Jetty
2 22 (1.85%) Apache
3 21 (1.77%) Apache Spark
4 16 (1.35%) Apache Pulsar
5 14 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 10 (0.84%) Confluence
7 6 (0.50%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.084%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.084%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.084%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (0.76%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (1.26%) Markit EDM
2 13 (1.09%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (0.34%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.25%) PolarLake
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.084%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.084%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.084%) Eagle STAR
6 1 (0.084%) Eikon
6 1 (0.084%) Eze OMS
Cloud Services
1 502 (42.22%) AWS
2 301 (25.32%) GCP
3 294 (24.73%) Azure
4 37 (3.11%) OpenShift
5 17 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.43%) Amazon S3
5 17 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
5 17 (1.43%) Serverless
6 12 (1.01%) Microsoft 365
7 10 (0.84%) Power Platform
8 9 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (0.42%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (0.42%) Amazon EKS
9 5 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (0.42%) AWS KMS
9 5 (0.42%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.42%) Route 53
9 5 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.62%) HTTP
2 13 (1.09%) FIX Connectivity
3 10 (0.84%) Network Security
3 10 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (0.34%) FTP
4 4 (0.34%) SSH
4 4 (0.34%) SSL
5 2 (0.17%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.084%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.084%) Internet
6 1 (0.084%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.084%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
1 57 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.21%) Relational Database
3 49 (4.12%) Redis
4 32 (2.69%) Hazelcast
5 15 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (1.18%) Hadoop
7 13 (1.09%) Apache Ignite
7 13 (1.09%) Big Data
8 10 (0.84%) Power BI
9 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.67%) KDB
10 8 (0.67%) Tableau
11 7 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.50%) SAP HANA
12 6 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.42%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (3.20%) JUnit
2 35 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 35 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 32 (2.69%) Moq
3 32 (2.69%) NUnit
4 31 (2.61%) JIRA
5 24 (2.02%) Git (software)
6 16 (1.35%) webpack
7 12 (1.01%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.59%) IBM UrbanCode
9 5 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.42%) Spinnaker
10 3 (0.25%) GitLab
10 3 (0.25%) Selenium
10 3 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.17%) GCC
11 2 (0.17%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.17%) Maven
11 2 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.084%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 889 (74.77%) Finance
2 680 (57.19%) Front Office
3 125 (10.51%) Social Skills
4 108 (9.08%) Banking
5 66 (5.55%) Investment Banking
6 47 (3.95%) Back Office
7 44 (3.70%) Games
8 33 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (2.27%) Advertising
10 21 (1.77%) Prime Brokerage
11 19 (1.60%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.51%) Marketing
13 15 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
14 12 (1.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 10 (0.84%) Organisational Skills
15 10 (0.84%) Retail
16 8 (0.67%) Presentation Skills
17 5 (0.42%) Legal
18 3 (0.25%) Influencing Skills
18 3 (0.25%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 656 (55.17%) Developer
2 429 (36.08%) Software Engineer
3 346 (29.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 239 (20.10%) AWS Developer
5 231 (19.43%) AWS Engineer
6 220 (18.50%) Python Developer
7 196 (16.48%) Python Engineer
8 167 (14.05%) AWS Software Engineer
9 163 (13.71%) Senior Developer
10 140 (11.77%) Finance Manager
11 137 (11.52%) .NET Developer
12 129 (10.85%) Senior Software Engineer
13 122 (10.26%) Java Developer
14 119 (10.01%) Python Software Engineer
15 98 (8.24%) .NET Software Developer
15 98 (8.24%) .NET Software Engineer
16 96 (8.07%) React Developer
17 94 (7.91%) Analyst
17 94 (7.91%) Java Engineer
18 93 (7.82%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (38.69%) React
2 241 (20.27%) .NET
3 177 (14.89%) .NET Core
4 128 (10.77%) ASP.NET
5 120 (10.09%) Pandas
6 101 (8.49%) SciPy
7 96 (8.07%) ASP.NET Core
7 96 (8.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 93 (7.82%) NumPy
9 88 (7.40%) Node.js
10 87 (7.32%) Protocol Buffers
11 82 (6.90%) AngularJS
12 77 (6.48%) Kafka
13 75 (6.31%) Vue.js
14 71 (5.97%) gRPC
15 54 (4.54%) REST
16 41 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
17 38 (3.20%) Middleware
18 36 (3.03%) HTML
18 36 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 658 (55.34%) Fixed Income
2 600 (50.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 574 (48.28%) Derivative
4 409 (34.40%) Hedge funds
5 166 (13.96%) Greenfield Project
6 49 (4.12%) Equity Derivative
7 42 (3.53%) Exotic Derivative
8 39 (3.28%) User Experience
9 37 (3.11%) Algorithms
10 33 (2.78%) Cloud Native
10 33 (2.78%) Credit Derivative
11 31 (2.61%) Market Risk
12 26 (2.19%) OTC Derivatives
13 25 (2.10%) Data Structures
14 24 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
14 24 (2.02%) Management Information System
15 20 (1.68%) Credit Risk
16 19 (1.60%) Reference Data
17 18 (1.51%) Blog
17 18 (1.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 174 (14.63%) Linux
2 55 (4.63%) Unix
3 12 (1.01%) Windows
4 9 (0.76%) CentOS
5 4 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.17%) Android
6 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.17%) tvOS
6 2 (0.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.084%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 718 (60.39%) Software Engineering
2 639 (53.74%) Asset Management
3 561 (47.18%) Agile
4 560 (47.10%) Investment Management
5 455 (38.27%) Analytics
6 231 (19.43%) CI/CD
7 224 (18.84%) Full Stack Development
8 208 (17.49%) Microservices
9 195 (16.40%) Fintech
10 143 (12.03%) Computer Science
11 142 (11.94%) DevOps
12 120 (10.09%) Mathematics
13 118 (9.92%) Front End Development
14 113 (9.50%) Portfolio Management
15 104 (8.75%) Migration
16 103 (8.66%) Multithreading
17 91 (7.65%) Data Analytics
17 91 (7.65%) Portfolio Analytics
18 88 (7.40%) Architectural Design
19 85 (7.15%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 708 (59.55%) Python
2 433 (36.42%) JavaScript
3 390 (32.80%) Java
4 358 (30.11%) SQL
5 302 (25.40%) C#
6 273 (22.96%) TypeScript
7 247 (20.77%) C++
8 77 (6.48%) C
9 66 (5.55%) Scala
10 56 (4.71%) Shell Script
11 54 (4.54%) Kotlin
12 37 (3.11%) Go
13 36 (3.03%) PowerShell
14 31 (2.61%) Bash
15 21 (1.77%) MATLAB
16 16 (1.35%) ES6
17 15 (1.26%) Perl
18 13 (1.09%) R
19 11 (0.93%) Rust
20 10 (0.84%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 114 (9.59%) Degree
2 78 (6.56%) PhD
3 40 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (1.43%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.34%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.084%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.81%) QA
2 22 (1.85%) EMIR
3 20 (1.68%) MiFID
4 14 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (1.18%) IFRS
4 14 (1.18%) IFRS 9
5 9 (0.76%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.084%) SLA
System Software
1 168 (14.13%) Docker
2 3 (0.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.084%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 118 (9.92%) Kubernetes
2 95 (7.99%) Terraform
3 9 (0.76%) Prometheus
4 5 (0.42%) Ansible
4 5 (0.42%) Istio
5 3 (0.25%) Podman
6 2 (0.17%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.17%) Puppet
7 1 (0.084%) Grafana
Vendors
1 66 (5.55%) Oracle
2 57 (4.79%) Charles River
3 54 (4.54%) Microsoft
4 53 (4.46%) BISAM
5 21 (1.77%) Bloomberg
6 20 (1.68%) SimCorp
7 12 (1.01%) Calypso
8 11 (0.93%) Red Hat
9 10 (0.84%) FactSet
10 7 (0.59%) Reuters
11 6 (0.50%) IBM
11 6 (0.50%) SAP
11 6 (0.50%) Solace
11 6 (0.50%) Sybase
12 5 (0.42%) Murex
12 5 (0.42%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.25%) Fidessa
13 3 (0.25%) Google
13 3 (0.25%) VMware
14 2 (0.17%) ION Trading