Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 198 204
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Equities 14 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.27% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 1.46% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 13
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £75,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.67% +50.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £52,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £69,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -3.57%

Equities is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2091 2536 2432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.84% 43.48% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1319 1321 1456
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £63,625
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Equities in Scotland

Equities
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Equities in Scotland

Equities
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equities in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Equities in Scotland

Equities
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Glasgow -3 10 £48,750 -35.00% 5
Edinburgh 0 4 £35,000 -41.67% 1
Equities
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Equities.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Fixed Income
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Taxonomies
4 4 (28.57%) Fund Management
4 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Node.js
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (28.57%) Spring Cloud
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) VBA
5 3 (21.43%) Reuters
5 3 (21.43%) Bloomberg
5 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management

Equities
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ERwin
1 2 (14.29%) MagicDraw
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Research Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Information Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Development Director
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Director
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 4 (28.57%) Node.js
2 4 (28.57%) Spring Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Fixed Income
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Taxonomies
3 2 (14.29%) Derivative
3 2 (14.29%) Reference Data
4 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Fund Management
3 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) BCP
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
3 3 (21.43%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ACCA
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 20022
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Bloomberg
1 3 (21.43%) Reuters
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Calypso
3 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
3 1 (7.14%) Murex
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase
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