Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 192 221
Rank change year-on-year -28 +29 -25
Permanent jobs citing Equities 7 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.13% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.35% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +34.15% -28.70%
10th Percentile £44,500 £47,500 £33,600
90th Percentile £53,500 £57,500 £44,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,123 1,731 2,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.65% 36.89% 43.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,370 1,080 1,528
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,424 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.63% +2.17% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
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
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 17 January 2018. 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 -21 7 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Equities
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Prime Brokerage
4 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) Sybase
4 3 (42.86%) DB2
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
6 1 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
6 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Swing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
3 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) Fund Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Calypso
2 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
2 1 (14.29%) Murex
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com