Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Equities
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 238 158
Rank change year-on-year +78 -80 +61
Permanent jobs citing Equities 1658 1109 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.21% 1.46% 2.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.48% 3.18% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 773 839 1532
London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £46,375
90th Percentile £116,250 £112,500 £105,000
England 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36986 34909 42701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.29% 46.04% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26528 29627 35055
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.64%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Central London -28 222 £75,000 +3.45% 29
East London -5 8 £90,000 +140.00%
South London +11 5 £115,000 +155.56%
Equities
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Equities.

1 1265 (76.30%) Finance
2 1097 (66.16%) Banking
3 933 (56.27%) Investment Banking
4 804 (48.49%) Asset Management
5 635 (38.30%) Wealth Management
6 628 (37.88%) Fixed Income
7 619 (37.33%) Retail Banking
8 602 (36.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 589 (35.52%) Derivative
10 561 (33.84%) SQL
11 559 (33.72%) Java
12 541 (32.63%) Front Office
13 454 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
14 434 (26.18%) Linux
15 302 (18.21%) QA
16 291 (17.55%) Business Analysis
17 271 (16.34%) Unix
18 251 (15.14%) SDLC
19 246 (14.84%) Analytics
20 243 (14.66%) C#
21 235 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
22 232 (13.99%) Low Latency
23 230 (13.87%) Project Management
24 205 (12.36%) FIX Protocol
25 197 (11.88%) Oracle
26 184 (11.10%) Risk Management
27 180 (10.86%) Degree
28 179 (10.80%) Python
29 175 (10.55%) Multithreading
30 168 (10.13%) 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 29 (1.75%) Apache Spark
2 25 (1.51%) SharePoint
3 10 (0.60%) Confluence
4 9 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
4 9 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (0.42%) CMS
5 7 (0.42%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.30%) Apache
7 4 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.18%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.12%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.12%) JBoss
9 2 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.060%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.060%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 142 (8.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.60%) S-PLUS
5 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.24%) Stata
7 1 (0.060%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.060%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 60 (3.62%) Actimize
2 13 (0.78%) thinkFolio
3 11 (0.66%) ION MarketView
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle FAH
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle TCA
6 3 (0.18%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.12%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.12%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.12%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.060%) Advent Geneva
8 1 (0.060%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.060%) Eze OMS
8 1 (0.060%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.060%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.060%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.60%) 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%) PaaS
6 3 (0.18%) SaaS
7 2 (0.12%) npm
7 2 (0.12%) Slack
8 1 (0.060%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.060%) GitHub
8 1 (0.060%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.060%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.15%) Firewall
2 14 (0.84%) WAN
3 10 (0.60%) 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%) LAN
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 4 (0.24%) AMQP
8 3 (0.18%) FTP
9 2 (0.12%) SSH
10 1 (0.060%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 61 (3.68%) KDB
3 47 (2.83%) Kdb+
4 41 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 39 (2.35%) Big Data
6 31 (1.87%) NoSQL
7 30 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 25 (1.51%) Blockchain
11 23 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (0.90%) Hadoop
15 13 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (0.66%) MySQL
16 11 (0.66%) RDBMS
16 11 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
17 10 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 166 (10.01%) JIRA
2 55 (3.32%) Git (software)
3 25 (1.51%) Selenium
4 20 (1.21%) Jenkins
5 18 (1.09%) JUnit
6 17 (1.03%) Subversion
7 15 (0.90%) Gradle
7 15 (0.90%) Toad
8 9 (0.54%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.54%) HP UFT
8 9 (0.54%) Protractor
9 8 (0.48%) Mocha
10 7 (0.42%) FitNesse
10 7 (0.42%) Karma Test Runner
10 7 (0.42%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.36%) NUnit
11 6 (0.36%) SpecFlow
11 6 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.30%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.30%) Maven
General
1 1265 (76.30%) Finance
2 1097 (66.16%) Banking
3 933 (56.27%) Investment Banking
4 619 (37.33%) Retail Banking
5 541 (32.63%) Front Office
6 122 (7.36%) Financial Institution
7 117 (7.06%) Back Office
8 43 (2.59%) Retail
9 35 (2.11%) Marketing
10 15 (0.90%) Legal
11 10 (0.60%) Games
12 7 (0.42%) Advertising
13 6 (0.36%) Russian Language
14 5 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.24%) Prime Brokerage
16 3 (0.18%) Publishing
16 3 (0.18%) Telecoms
17 2 (0.12%) French Language
17 2 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 640 (38.60%) Developer
2 479 (28.89%) Analyst
3 375 (22.62%) Java Developer
4 313 (18.88%) Business Analyst
5 119 (7.18%) Senior Developer
6 118 (7.12%) C# Developer
7 105 (6.33%) Applications Support
8 83 (5.01%) Senior Java Developer
9 80 (4.83%) Project Manager
10 71 (4.28%) Support Analyst
11 69 (4.16%) Banking Analyst
12 64 (3.86%) Risk Analyst
13 62 (3.74%) Low Latency Java Developer
13 62 (3.74%) Support Manager
14 60 (3.62%) Monitoring Analyst
14 60 (3.62%) Risk Business Analyst
15 57 (3.44%) Market Data Developer
16 50 (3.02%) IT Support
16 50 (3.02%) Risk Analytics Analyst
16 50 (3.02%) Risk Analytics Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (12.36%) FIX Protocol
2 127 (7.66%) .NET
3 84 (5.07%) HTML
4 80 (4.83%) WPF
5 65 (3.92%) AngularJS
6 64 (3.86%) HTML5
6 64 (3.86%) WCF
7 40 (2.41%) Spring
8 38 (2.29%) React
9 33 (1.99%) Angular 2
10 31 (1.87%) Kafka
11 30 (1.81%) REST
11 30 (1.81%) XML
12 29 (1.75%) LINQ
13 28 (1.69%) ASP.NET
14 27 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (1.63%) Node.js
15 26 (1.57%) Middleware
16 24 (1.45%) KnockoutJS
17 22 (1.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 628 (37.88%) Fixed Income
2 602 (36.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 589 (35.52%) Derivative
4 235 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
5 142 (8.56%) Hedge funds
6 134 (8.08%) OTC Derivatives
7 133 (8.02%) Credit Risk
8 103 (6.21%) Data Structures
9 96 (5.79%) Computer Science
10 88 (5.31%) Eurex
11 70 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
12 64 (3.86%) Fintech
13 61 (3.68%) Algorithms
14 51 (3.08%) Equity Derivative
14 51 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
15 44 (2.65%) User Experience
16 42 (2.53%) Management Information System
17 30 (1.81%) Market Risk
18 26 (1.57%) Virtual Team
19 11 (0.66%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 434 (26.18%) Linux
2 271 (16.34%) Unix
3 82 (4.95%) Windows
4 13 (0.78%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.72%) 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 (0.060%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.060%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (48.49%) Asset Management
2 635 (38.30%) Wealth Management
3 454 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
4 291 (17.55%) Business Analysis
5 251 (15.14%) SDLC
6 246 (14.84%) Analytics
7 232 (13.99%) Low Latency
8 230 (13.87%) Project Management
9 184 (11.10%) Risk Management
10 175 (10.55%) Multithreading
11 158 (9.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 151 (9.11%) Algorithmic Trading
13 135 (8.14%) OO
14 118 (7.12%) Data Analysis
14 118 (7.12%) Test Automation
15 116 (7.00%) Electronic Trading
16 115 (6.94%) Risk Analytics
17 114 (6.88%) Credit Risk Analytics
18 107 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
19 99 (5.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 561 (33.84%) SQL
2 559 (33.72%) Java
3 243 (14.66%) C#
4 179 (10.80%) Python
5 168 (10.13%) C++
6 84 (5.07%) JavaScript
7 82 (4.95%) Shell Script
8 80 (4.83%) C
9 65 (3.92%) Perl
10 45 (2.71%) MATLAB
11 44 (2.65%) VBA
12 36 (2.17%) T-SQL
13 35 (2.11%) R
14 32 (1.93%) Scala
15 29 (1.75%) Bash Shell
16 25 (1.51%) PL/SQL
17 14 (0.84%) Groovy
17 14 (0.84%) TypeScript
18 13 (0.78%) PowerShell
19 9 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 180 (10.86%) Degree
2 17 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
3 13 (0.78%) PhD
4 10 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (0.42%) CCIE
5 7 (0.42%) CCNP
5 7 (0.42%) CISSP
6 6 (0.36%) ISEB
7 5 (0.30%) CFA
8 4 (0.24%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.24%) PMP
9 3 (0.18%) CCNA
9 3 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.18%) MCSE
9 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.12%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.060%) CISA
11 1 (0.060%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 302 (18.21%) QA
2 92 (5.55%) Basel III
3 73 (4.40%) MiFID
4 19 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 15 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
6 12 (0.72%) SLA
7 9 (0.54%) PMO
8 7 (0.42%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.060%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.060%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.42%) Control-M
3 6 (0.36%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.060%) Ansible
4 1 (0.060%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.060%) Nagios
4 1 (0.060%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.060%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.060%) Puppet
4 1 (0.060%) SCCM
Vendors
1 197 (11.88%) Oracle
2 138 (8.32%) Microsoft
3 108 (6.51%) Sybase
4 37 (2.23%) Bloomberg
5 36 (2.17%) Charles River
6 27 (1.63%) Alias
7 22 (1.33%) Fidessa
8 18 (1.09%) Informatica
9 15 (0.90%) Cadence
10 13 (0.78%) Google
10 13 (0.78%) ION Trading
10 13 (0.78%) TIBCO
11 12 (0.72%) Cisco
11 12 (0.72%) DevExpress
11 12 (0.72%) SAP
11 12 (0.72%) Solace
12 11 (0.66%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.54%) Reuters
14 8 (0.48%) CheckPoint
14 8 (0.48%) Citrix