Period
to 19 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 6 months to 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
England > London
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 210 235
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25 -19
Permanent jobs citing Equities 974 1,219 1,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.69% 1.76% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.10% 4.10% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 800 947 703
London median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £120,000 £115,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -9.38% +6.67% +7.14%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23,766 29,766 29,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.31% 42.94% 42.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18,601 23,025 23,578
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Equities in London

Equities
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Equities in London

Equities
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equities in London over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Equities in London

Equities
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the London region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Central London -21 161 £75,000 - 11
East London +28 2 £62,500 +31.58%
Equities
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 London region with a requirement for Equities.

1 671 (68.89%) Finance
2 587 (60.27%) Fixed Income
3 581 (59.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 553 (56.78%) Front Office
5 534 (54.83%) Derivative
6 509 (52.26%) SQL
7 480 (49.28%) Banking
8 432 (44.35%) Asset Management
9 376 (38.60%) Hedge funds
10 360 (36.96%) Java
11 322 (33.06%) C#
12 321 (32.96%) Investment Management
13 296 (30.39%) Oracle
14 266 (27.31%) Software Engineering
15 242 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
16 200 (20.53%) FIX Protocol
17 198 (20.33%) thinkFolio
18 196 (20.12%) .NET
18 196 (20.12%) Workflow
19 191 (19.61%) XML
20 187 (19.20%) Oracle Workflow
21 176 (18.07%) SQL Server
22 170 (17.45%) Degree
23 166 (17.04%) Investment Banking
24 163 (16.74%) Charles River
25 151 (15.50%) Unix
25 151 (15.50%) Business Analysis
26 150 (15.40%) Linux
26 150 (15.40%) Python
27 132 (13.55%) C++

Equities
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 187 (19.20%) Oracle Workflow
2 48 (4.93%) Apache
3 42 (4.31%) Tomcat
4 19 (1.95%) Umbraco
5 18 (1.85%) IIS
6 12 (1.23%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.62%) Jupyter
8 5 (0.51%) Confluence
9 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.10%) CMS
10 1 (0.10%) DNN
10 1 (0.10%) JBoss
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.10%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 198 (20.33%) thinkFolio
2 97 (9.96%) Markit EDM
3 75 (7.70%) Front Arena
4 33 (3.39%) Temenos T24
5 13 (1.33%) Eze OMS
6 9 (0.92%) LatentZero
6 9 (0.92%) SimCorp Dimension
7 6 (0.62%) LongView
8 4 (0.41%) Bloomberg AIM
9 3 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
10 1 (0.10%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (4.11%) SaaS
3 16 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (1.64%) Amazon S3
3 16 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 16 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.33%) PaaS
5 9 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.62%) Power Platform
7 4 (0.41%) Office 365
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.10%) IaaS
8 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.10%) Route 53
8 1 (0.10%) Trello
8 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 66 (6.78%) FIX Connectivity
2 5 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.41%) Firewall
4 3 (0.31%) IPsec
4 3 (0.31%) Wireless
5 2 (0.21%) LAN
5 2 (0.21%) WAN
6 1 (0.10%) AMQP
6 1 (0.10%) DHCP
6 1 (0.10%) DNS
6 1 (0.10%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.10%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
3 21 (2.16%) Oracle Database
3 21 (2.16%) Relational Database
4 16 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 14 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
6 13 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (1.33%) KDB
7 11 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (0.92%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.72%) Big Data
10 7 (0.72%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.62%) Power BI
12 4 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.41%) DB2
12 4 (0.41%) Kdb+
12 4 (0.41%) Tick Data
13 3 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.31%) HBase
Development Applications
1 23 (2.36%) JIRA
2 18 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 15 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.13%) Maven
5 9 (0.92%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.82%) RStudio
6 8 (0.82%) Subversion
7 6 (0.62%) NUnit
8 5 (0.51%) Gradle
8 5 (0.51%) Moq
9 4 (0.41%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.31%) Hudson
10 3 (0.31%) Selenium
11 2 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.10%) jMock
12 1 (0.10%) JUnit
12 1 (0.10%) MSTest
General
1 671 (68.89%) Finance
2 553 (56.78%) Front Office
3 480 (49.28%) Banking
4 166 (17.04%) Investment Banking
5 79 (8.11%) Back Office
6 70 (7.19%) French Language
6 70 (7.19%) German Language
6 70 (7.19%) Italian Language
6 70 (7.19%) Spanish Language
7 45 (4.62%) Games
8 30 (3.08%) Dutch Language
9 18 (1.85%) Legal
10 12 (1.23%) Advertising
10 12 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.82%) Retail
12 4 (0.41%) Prime Brokerage
13 1 (0.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 337 (34.60%) Developer
2 238 (24.44%) Analyst
3 152 (15.61%) Business Analyst
4 138 (14.17%) Java Developer
5 129 (13.24%) Consultant
6 120 (12.32%) Applications Support
7 112 (11.50%) C# Developer
8 81 (8.32%) Implementation Consultant
9 73 (7.49%) SQL Developer
10 68 (6.98%) Java Consultant
11 65 (6.67%) Support Analyst
12 61 (6.26%) Support Engineer
13 53 (5.44%) J2EE Developer
13 53 (5.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 52 (5.34%) Software Engineer
15 50 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
16 48 (4.93%) .NET Developer
17 47 (4.83%) Senior Developer
18 44 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
19 43 (4.41%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (20.53%) FIX Protocol
2 196 (20.12%) .NET
3 191 (19.61%) XML
4 118 (12.11%) J2EE
5 114 (11.70%) ASP.NET
6 101 (10.37%) AngularJS
7 100 (10.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 84 (8.62%) React
9 52 (5.34%) J2SE
10 48 (4.93%) HTML
11 38 (3.90%) REST
12 34 (3.49%) Web Services
13 33 (3.39%) WPF
14 32 (3.29%) Vue.js
15 30 (3.08%) CSS
16 29 (2.98%) Middleware
17 21 (2.16%) jQuery
18 18 (1.85%) ASP.NET Core
18 18 (1.85%) Kafka
19 17 (1.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 587 (60.27%) Fixed Income
2 581 (59.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 534 (54.83%) Derivative
4 376 (38.60%) Hedge funds
5 70 (7.19%) Algorithms
6 56 (5.75%) Management Information System
7 52 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
8 49 (5.03%) OTC Derivatives
9 46 (4.72%) Equity Derivative
10 41 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (3.80%) Data Structures
12 35 (3.59%) User Experience
13 28 (2.87%) Credit Risk
14 26 (2.67%) Virtual Team
15 25 (2.57%) Linux Command Line
16 22 (2.26%) Market Risk
17 20 (2.05%) Data Protection Act
18 18 (1.85%) Robotics
19 16 (1.64%) Exotic Derivative
20 14 (1.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 151 (15.50%) Unix
2 150 (15.40%) Linux
3 75 (7.70%) Windows
4 26 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.33%) Solaris
6 8 (0.82%) Windows NT
7 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.21%) AIX
8 2 (0.21%) CentOS
8 2 (0.21%) Fedora
8 2 (0.21%) HPUX
9 1 (0.10%) Android
9 1 (0.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (44.35%) Asset Management
2 321 (32.96%) Investment Management
3 266 (27.31%) Software Engineering
4 242 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
5 196 (20.12%) Workflow
6 151 (15.50%) Business Analysis
7 126 (12.94%) Computer Science
8 121 (12.42%) Wealth Management
9 89 (9.14%) Problem-Solving
10 82 (8.42%) Low Latency
11 73 (7.49%) Algorithmic Trading
12 65 (6.67%) Analytics
13 63 (6.47%) Microservices
14 60 (6.16%) Change Management
15 59 (6.06%) Electronic Trading
16 54 (5.54%) Fintech
16 54 (5.54%) Portfolio Management
17 51 (5.24%) Fund Management
18 50 (5.13%) Information Security
19 49 (5.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 509 (52.26%) SQL
2 360 (36.96%) Java
3 322 (33.06%) C#
4 150 (15.40%) Python
5 132 (13.55%) C++
6 119 (12.22%) Perl
7 89 (9.14%) JavaScript
8 70 (7.19%) Bash Shell
9 69 (7.08%) PL/SQL
10 34 (3.49%) Ruby
11 24 (2.46%) Shell Script
12 22 (2.26%) C
12 22 (2.26%) R
13 20 (2.05%) MATLAB
14 16 (1.64%) TypeScript
14 16 (1.64%) VBA
15 15 (1.54%) Java 8
16 8 (0.82%) Scala
17 6 (0.62%) Bourne shell
17 6 (0.62%) Korn
Qualifications
1 170 (17.45%) Degree
2 11 (1.13%) SAFe Agilist
3 10 (1.03%) Master's Degree
4 9 (0.92%) PhD
5 8 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.31%) CEH
6 3 (0.31%) CISA
6 3 (0.31%) CISM
6 3 (0.31%) CISSP
7 2 (0.21%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.91%) QA
2 30 (3.08%) MiFID
3 20 (2.05%) Dodd-Frank
3 20 (2.05%) EMIR
4 18 (1.85%) WAI
5 7 (0.72%) PMO
6 6 (0.62%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.31%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.31%) NIST
7 3 (0.31%) SLA
8 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.21%) PSD2
System Software
1 31 (3.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (2.98%) Icinga
1 29 (2.98%) Nagios
1 29 (2.98%) ZABBIX
2 23 (2.36%) Terraform
3 10 (1.03%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.51%) Control-M
5 4 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.31%) Ansible
6 3 (0.31%) SCCM
7 1 (0.10%) Grafana
7 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.10%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 296 (30.39%) Oracle
2 163 (16.74%) Charles River
3 97 (9.96%) Calypso
4 86 (8.83%) SimCorp
5 80 (8.21%) Bloomberg
6 54 (5.54%) Microsoft
7 51 (5.24%) Fidessa
8 48 (4.93%) Reuters
9 44 (4.52%) Tradeweb
10 43 (4.41%) FXall
10 43 (4.41%) MarketAxess
11 41 (4.21%) ION Trading
12 40 (4.11%) Eze Software Group
13 29 (2.98%) SolarWinds
14 22 (2.26%) Sybase
15 7 (0.72%) Google
16 6 (0.62%) Rackspace
17 5 (0.51%) Cloudera
18 4 (0.41%) DevExpress
18 4 (0.41%) Sun