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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 146 140
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Equities 1 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.042% 0.34% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.78% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £35,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.14% +22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -34.78%  

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 940 1275 1162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.23% 43.28% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 626 741 674
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,345 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £68,853
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Equities as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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
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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 1 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Equities
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Research Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
Edinburgh & Lothians
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