Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 461 335
Rank change year-on-year +131 -126 +88
Permanent jobs citing Equities 1681 1161 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.99% 0.65% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 1.58% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 781 894 1596
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £116,250 £110,875 £102,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%

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 73400 73389 86228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.29% 41.17% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55692 60903 69815
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +78 1670 £75,000 - 67
Midlands +41 5 £37,500 -18.92%
West Midlands +19 5 £37,500 -18.92%
South East +7 4 £45,000 -5.26% 2
South West +5 1 - -
East of England +5 1 £42,000 +5.00%
North of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Equities
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region with a requirement for Equities.

1 1292 (76.86%) Finance
2 1115 (66.33%) Banking
3 949 (56.45%) Investment Banking
4 812 (48.30%) Asset Management
5 641 (38.13%) Wealth Management
6 638 (37.95%) Fixed Income
7 626 (37.24%) Retail Banking
8 616 (36.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 595 (35.40%) Derivative
10 576 (34.27%) SQL
11 564 (33.55%) Java
12 548 (32.60%) Front Office
13 466 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
14 440 (26.17%) Linux
15 312 (18.56%) QA
16 297 (17.67%) Business Analysis
17 276 (16.42%) Unix
18 257 (15.29%) SDLC
19 249 (14.81%) Analytics
20 247 (14.69%) C#
21 235 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
22 234 (13.92%) Project Management
23 233 (13.86%) Low Latency
24 207 (12.31%) FIX Protocol
25 202 (12.02%) Oracle
26 184 (10.95%) Risk Management
26 184 (10.95%) Degree
27 179 (10.65%) Python
28 175 (10.41%) Multithreading
29 171 (10.17%) JIRA

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 30 (1.78%) Apache Spark
2 28 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 11 (0.65%) Confluence
4 10 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (0.48%) CMS
6 8 (0.48%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.30%) Apache
8 4 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.18%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.18%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.12%) JBoss
10 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.059%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.059%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 142 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.59%) S-PLUS
5 7 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.24%) Stata
7 1 (0.059%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.059%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 62 (3.69%) Actimize
2 12 (0.71%) thinkFolio
3 11 (0.65%) ION MarketView
4 6 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 6 (0.36%) Oracle FAH
4 6 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle TCA
6 3 (0.18%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.18%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.12%) Advent Geneva
7 2 (0.12%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.12%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.12%) MetaTrader
7 2 (0.12%) Summit
8 1 (0.059%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.059%) Eze OMS
8 1 (0.059%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.059%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (0.42%) Google App Engine
4 7 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (0.24%) IaaS
6 3 (0.18%) npm
6 3 (0.18%) PaaS
6 3 (0.18%) SaaS
7 1 (0.059%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.059%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.059%) GitHub
7 1 (0.059%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.059%) Office 365
7 1 (0.059%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.13%) Firewall
2 13 (0.77%) WAN
3 10 (0.59%) FIX Connectivity
4 9 (0.54%) Multicast
5 8 (0.48%) MPLS
6 7 (0.42%) BGP
6 7 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (0.42%) EIGRP
6 7 (0.42%) IPsec
6 7 (0.42%) NetScaler
6 7 (0.42%) OSPF
6 7 (0.42%) tcpdump
6 7 (0.42%) VPN
6 7 (0.42%) Wireless
6 7 (0.42%) Wireshark
7 6 (0.36%) LAN
8 4 (0.24%) AMQP
9 3 (0.18%) FTP
10 2 (0.12%) SSH
11 1 (0.059%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 62 (3.69%) KDB
3 46 (2.74%) Kdb+
4 41 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 40 (2.38%) Big Data
6 33 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 31 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (1.61%) Oracle Database
10 26 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (1.43%) Blockchain
11 24 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (0.95%) Hadoop
14 14 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
15 12 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (0.65%) MongoDB
16 11 (0.65%) MySQL
17 10 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 171 (10.17%) JIRA
2 57 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 28 (1.67%) Selenium
4 21 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 18 (1.07%) JUnit
6 17 (1.01%) Subversion
7 15 (0.89%) Gradle
7 15 (0.89%) Toad
8 12 (0.71%) HP UFT
9 10 (0.59%) Cucumber
9 10 (0.59%) Protractor
10 9 (0.54%) Mocha
11 8 (0.48%) FitNesse
11 8 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (0.48%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.36%) NUnit
13 6 (0.36%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.30%) Jasmine
14 5 (0.30%) Maven
General
1 1292 (76.86%) Finance
2 1115 (66.33%) Banking
3 949 (56.45%) Investment Banking
4 626 (37.24%) Retail Banking
5 548 (32.60%) Front Office
6 125 (7.44%) Financial Institution
7 118 (7.02%) Back Office
8 44 (2.62%) Retail
9 36 (2.14%) Marketing
10 16 (0.95%) Legal
11 9 (0.54%) Games
12 8 (0.48%) Advertising
13 6 (0.36%) Russian Language
14 4 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.24%) Prime Brokerage
15 3 (0.18%) Publishing
16 2 (0.12%) French Language
16 2 (0.12%) German Language
16 2 (0.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 643 (38.25%) Developer
2 499 (29.68%) Analyst
3 374 (22.25%) Java Developer
4 324 (19.27%) Business Analyst
5 118 (7.02%) C# Developer
6 117 (6.96%) Senior Developer
7 104 (6.19%) Applications Support
8 82 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 81 (4.82%) Project Manager
10 75 (4.46%) Support Analyst
11 74 (4.40%) Banking Analyst
12 64 (3.81%) Risk Analyst
13 63 (3.75%) Low Latency Java Developer
14 62 (3.69%) Monitoring Analyst
14 62 (3.69%) Support Manager
15 60 (3.57%) Risk Business Analyst
16 57 (3.39%) Market Data Developer
17 50 (2.97%) IT Support
17 50 (2.97%) Risk Analytics Analyst
17 50 (2.97%) Risk Analytics Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (12.31%) FIX Protocol
2 130 (7.73%) .NET
3 84 (5.00%) HTML
4 79 (4.70%) WPF
5 65 (3.87%) AngularJS
5 65 (3.87%) HTML5
6 61 (3.63%) WCF
7 40 (2.38%) Spring
8 37 (2.20%) React
9 33 (1.96%) Angular 2
10 31 (1.84%) Kafka
10 31 (1.84%) REST
11 30 (1.78%) XML
12 28 (1.67%) ASP.NET
12 28 (1.67%) LINQ
13 27 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (1.61%) Node.js
14 26 (1.55%) Middleware
15 24 (1.43%) KnockoutJS
16 23 (1.37%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 638 (37.95%) Fixed Income
2 616 (36.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 595 (35.40%) Derivative
4 235 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
5 143 (8.51%) Hedge funds
6 136 (8.09%) OTC Derivatives
7 134 (7.97%) Credit Risk
8 105 (6.25%) Data Structures
9 95 (5.65%) Computer Science
10 89 (5.29%) Eurex
11 72 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
12 63 (3.75%) Algorithms
13 62 (3.69%) Fintech
14 52 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
15 51 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
16 45 (2.68%) User Experience
17 44 (2.62%) Management Information System
18 30 (1.78%) Market Risk
19 26 (1.55%) Virtual Team
20 13 (0.77%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 440 (26.17%) Linux
2 276 (16.42%) Unix
3 81 (4.82%) Windows
4 13 (0.77%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.71%) Solaris
6 9 (0.54%) Windows NT
7 7 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.24%) Android
8 4 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.059%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.059%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 812 (48.30%) Asset Management
2 641 (38.13%) Wealth Management
3 466 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
4 297 (17.67%) Business Analysis
5 257 (15.29%) SDLC
6 249 (14.81%) Analytics
7 234 (13.92%) Project Management
8 233 (13.86%) Low Latency
9 184 (10.95%) Risk Management
10 175 (10.41%) Multithreading
11 160 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 151 (8.98%) Algorithmic Trading
13 136 (8.09%) OO
14 121 (7.20%) Test Automation
15 120 (7.14%) Data Analysis
16 116 (6.90%) Risk Analytics
17 115 (6.84%) Credit Risk Analytics
17 115 (6.84%) Electronic Trading
18 108 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
19 102 (6.07%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 576 (34.27%) SQL
2 564 (33.55%) Java
3 247 (14.69%) C#
4 179 (10.65%) Python
5 168 (9.99%) C++
6 85 (5.06%) JavaScript
6 85 (5.06%) Shell Script
7 80 (4.76%) C
8 68 (4.05%) Perl
9 44 (2.62%) MATLAB
10 42 (2.50%) VBA
11 38 (2.26%) T-SQL
12 35 (2.08%) R
13 32 (1.90%) Bash Shell
13 32 (1.90%) Scala
14 24 (1.43%) PL/SQL
15 14 (0.83%) Groovy
15 14 (0.83%) TypeScript
16 12 (0.71%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 184 (10.95%) Degree
2 17 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (0.71%) PhD
5 10 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.42%) CCIE
6 7 (0.42%) CCNP
6 7 (0.42%) CISSP
6 7 (0.42%) ISEB
7 4 (0.24%) CFA
7 4 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.24%) PMP
8 3 (0.18%) CCNA
8 3 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.18%) MCSE
8 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.12%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.059%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 312 (18.56%) QA
2 93 (5.53%) Basel III
3 73 (4.34%) MiFID
4 19 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 15 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (0.65%) SLA
7 10 (0.59%) PMO
8 6 (0.36%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.059%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.059%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.42%) Control-M
3 6 (0.36%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.18%) Nagios
5 2 (0.12%) Netcool
6 1 (0.059%) Ansible
6 1 (0.059%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.059%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.059%) Puppet
6 1 (0.059%) SCCM
Vendors
1 202 (12.02%) Oracle
2 139 (8.27%) Microsoft
3 111 (6.60%) Sybase
4 38 (2.26%) Bloomberg
5 36 (2.14%) Charles River
6 27 (1.61%) Alias
7 23 (1.37%) Fidessa
8 18 (1.07%) Informatica
9 15 (0.89%) Cadence
10 14 (0.83%) SAP
10 14 (0.83%) TIBCO
11 13 (0.77%) Google
11 13 (0.77%) ION Trading
12 12 (0.71%) Atlassian
12 12 (0.71%) Cisco
12 12 (0.71%) DevExpress
12 12 (0.71%) Solace
13 9 (0.54%) Reuters
14 8 (0.48%) CheckPoint
14 8 (0.48%) Citrix