The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Equities
England / South West
Rank 235 247 242
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Equities 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.059% 0.10% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.26% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Median salary £87,500 £62,500 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -43.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £87,500 £40,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +116.04% -29.56%  

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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1737 2270 1929
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 34.15% 38.63% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1721 1512
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Equities
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Equities in the South West

Equities
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Dorset +32 3 £87,500 -
Equities
England

Equities
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Equities.

1 11 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 10 (90.91%) Financial Institution
2 10 (90.91%) JMS
2 10 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
2 10 (90.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (90.91%) TIBCO
2 10 (90.91%) Rendezvous
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Derivative
2 10 (90.91%) TIBCO EMS
2 10 (90.91%) Multithreading
2 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (90.91%) SDLC
2 10 (90.91%) Multithreaded Programming
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Lead Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Technical Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Technical Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) JMS
1 10 (90.91%) Rendezvous
1 10 (90.91%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 10 (90.91%) Derivative
2 10 (90.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Multithreaded Programming
1 10 (90.91%) Multithreading
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (90.91%) SDLC
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle