The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 449 387 452
Rank change year-on-year -62 +65  
Permanent jobs citing Equities 463 786 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.75% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.41% 1.83% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 357 634 563
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £87,500 £48,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +79.48% -15.21%  

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32862 42890 41924
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.44% 41.01% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26484 34271 33122
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,093 £29,651 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Equities
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Equities in the UK

Equities
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equities over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Equities in the UK

Equities
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England -61 463 £72,500 +3.57% 56
London -51 458 £72,500 +3.57% 54
City of London -40 98 £77,500 +10.71% 21
South West +30 3 £87,500 +40.00%
Dorset +28 3 £87,500 -
West Midlands +29 2 £46,250 +77.88%
Birmingham +17 1 £50,000 +92.30%
West End of London +7 1 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Mayfair 0 1 £90,000 -10.00%
Bromley - 1 - - 1
Westminster - 1 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 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 with a requirement for Equities.

1 646 (67.01%) Finance
2 458 (47.51%) Fixed Income
3 412 (42.74%) Banking
4 314 (32.57%) Investment Banking
4 314 (32.57%) SQL
5 309 (32.05%) Java
6 306 (31.74%) Derivative
7 280 (29.05%) Linux
8 273 (28.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 265 (27.49%) Unix
10 256 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
11 234 (24.27%) Front Office
12 220 (22.82%) Degree
13 183 (18.98%) C#
14 171 (17.74%) C++
15 165 (17.12%) Low Latency
16 133 (13.80%) SQL Server
17 132 (13.69%) Algorithmic Trading
17 132 (13.69%) Electronic Trading
18 124 (12.86%) Algorithms
19 121 (12.55%) Multithreading
20 120 (12.45%) Asset Management
20 120 (12.45%) Python
21 112 (11.62%) Mathematics
22 110 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
23 109 (11.31%) SDLC
24 108 (11.20%) .NET
25 105 (10.89%) Hedge funds
26 103 (10.68%) Business Analysis
27 91 (9.44%) FIX Protocol

Equities
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 28 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.56%) Mule
3 12 (1.24%) Mule ESB
4 11 (1.14%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.04%) Confluence
6 8 (0.83%) Apache
6 8 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.41%) CMS
9 3 (0.31%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.21%) JBoss
10 2 (0.21%) Marvel
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.10%) WildFly
Applications
1 34 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.24%) MS Project
3 10 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.93%) MS Office
5 8 (0.83%) EViews
5 8 (0.83%) Stata
6 2 (0.21%) InVision
6 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.14%) thinkFolio
2 7 (0.73%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.31%) Eze OMS
6 2 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.21%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.21%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.10%) FINCAD Analytics
7 1 (0.10%) Minerva
7 1 (0.10%) RMDS
7 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (0.62%) SaaS
5 4 (0.41%) Bluemix
5 4 (0.41%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.41%) IaaS
5 4 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (0.41%) PaaS
6 2 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.45%) FIX Connectivity
2 12 (1.24%) Kerberos
2 12 (1.24%) SSL
3 10 (1.04%) Firewall
4 7 (0.73%) Multicast
4 7 (0.73%) VPN
5 6 (0.62%) SNMP
6 5 (0.52%) BGP
6 5 (0.52%) FTP
6 5 (0.52%) IGMP
6 5 (0.52%) OSPF
7 2 (0.21%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.10%) LAN
8 1 (0.10%) Network Security
8 1 (0.10%) SAN
8 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.10%) Unicast
8 1 (0.10%) VLAN
8 1 (0.10%) WAN
8 1 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (13.80%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.98%) KDB
3 35 (3.63%) Hadoop
3 35 (3.63%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.11%) NoSQL
5 29 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (3.01%) Kdb+
5 29 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (2.07%) MongoDB
7 17 (1.76%) Amazon Redshift
7 17 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (1.76%) Bigtable
7 17 (1.76%) RDBMS
8 14 (1.45%) OLTP
9 11 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.04%) Big Data
11 9 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.73%) MS Access
12 7 (0.73%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 44 (4.56%) JIRA
2 27 (2.80%) Selenium
3 25 (2.59%) HP UFT
4 16 (1.66%) Maven
5 14 (1.45%) FitNesse
5 14 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 14 (1.45%) SpecFlow
5 14 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.24%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.83%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.73%) WebDriver
9 6 (0.62%) Ant
9 6 (0.62%) Git (software)
9 6 (0.62%) IntelliJ
10 5 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.52%) Gradle
10 5 (0.52%) Subversion
11 4 (0.41%) FishEye
11 4 (0.41%) FlexUnit
11 4 (0.41%) NUnit
General
1 646 (67.01%) Finance
2 412 (42.74%) Banking
3 314 (32.57%) Investment Banking
4 234 (24.27%) Front Office
5 88 (9.13%) Financial Institution
6 76 (7.88%) Back Office
7 39 (4.05%) Retail
8 33 (3.42%) Legal
9 13 (1.35%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.73%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.52%) Danish Language
11 5 (0.52%) Marketing
11 5 (0.52%) Publishing
12 4 (0.41%) Prime Brokerage
13 3 (0.31%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.21%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.10%) Advertising
15 1 (0.10%) French Language
15 1 (0.10%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 461 (47.82%) Developer
2 240 (24.90%) Analyst
3 176 (18.26%) Java Developer
4 141 (14.63%) Business Analyst
5 92 (9.54%) C++ Developer
6 85 (8.82%) C# Developer
7 61 (6.33%) Banking Analyst
8 60 (6.22%) Senior Developer
9 56 (5.81%) Applications Support
10 46 (4.77%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 41 (4.25%) Project Manager
12 38 (3.94%) .NET Developer
13 37 (3.84%) Investment Banking Java Developer
13 37 (3.84%) Junior
14 36 (3.73%) Programmer
14 36 (3.73%) Support Analyst
15 35 (3.63%) Electronic Trading Developer
16 34 (3.53%) Lead Developer
17 33 (3.42%) SQL Developer
18 32 (3.32%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (11.20%) .NET
2 91 (9.44%) FIX Protocol
3 48 (4.98%) AngularJS
4 44 (4.56%) HTML
4 44 (4.56%) WPF
5 36 (3.73%) HTML5
6 34 (3.53%) ASP.NET
7 33 (3.42%) WCF
7 33 (3.42%) XML
8 29 (3.01%) JMS
9 27 (2.80%) STL
10 24 (2.49%) Middleware
11 22 (2.28%) Spring
12 21 (2.18%) Node.js
13 20 (2.07%) React
14 18 (1.87%) REST
14 18 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (1.66%) Kafka
16 16 (1.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 458 (47.51%) Fixed Income
2 306 (31.74%) Derivative
3 273 (28.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 124 (12.86%) Algorithms
5 110 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
6 105 (10.89%) Hedge funds
7 74 (7.68%) Computer Science
8 57 (5.91%) Fintech
9 56 (5.81%) OTC Derivatives
10 53 (5.50%) Data Structures
11 40 (4.15%) Equity Derivative
12 29 (3.01%) Management Information System
13 23 (2.39%) Credit Risk
14 17 (1.76%) User Experience
15 14 (1.45%) VWAP
16 13 (1.35%) Grid Computing
17 12 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
17 12 (1.24%) Market Risk
18 11 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 11 (1.14%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 280 (29.05%) Linux
2 265 (27.49%) Unix
3 70 (7.26%) Windows
4 16 (1.66%) Android
4 16 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.62%) Solaris
6 5 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.21%) CentOS
8 2 (0.21%) SUSE
9 1 (0.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (17.12%) Low Latency
3 132 (13.69%) Algorithmic Trading
3 132 (13.69%) Electronic Trading
4 121 (12.55%) Multithreading
5 120 (12.45%) Asset Management
6 112 (11.62%) Mathematics
7 109 (11.31%) SDLC
8 103 (10.68%) Business Analysis
9 79 (8.20%) TDD
10 70 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 67 (6.95%) Risk Management
12 63 (6.54%) Analytics
12 63 (6.54%) Software Engineering
13 62 (6.43%) OO
14 61 (6.33%) Scrum
15 58 (6.02%) Fund Management
16 51 (5.29%) Data Management
17 49 (5.08%) Change Management
18 48 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 314 (32.57%) SQL
2 309 (32.05%) Java
3 183 (18.98%) C#
4 171 (17.74%) C++
5 120 (12.45%) Python
6 68 (7.05%) JavaScript
7 55 (5.71%) Perl
8 43 (4.46%) Shell Script
9 42 (4.36%) Scala
10 32 (3.32%) T-SQL
11 30 (3.11%) C
11 30 (3.11%) VBA
12 23 (2.39%) MATLAB
13 17 (1.76%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.45%) R
15 11 (1.14%) Clojure
16 9 (0.93%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.73%) Ruby
17 7 (0.73%) TypeScript
18 6 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 220 (22.82%) Degree
2 12 (1.24%) PhD
3 6 (0.62%) ISEB
4 5 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.41%) CCNP
5 4 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.21%) CCNA
8 1 (0.10%) CCIE
8 1 (0.10%) MBA
8 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (9.02%) QA
2 41 (4.25%) MiFID
3 18 (1.87%) EMIR
4 9 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.52%) FATCA
6 4 (0.41%) Basel III
7 2 (0.21%) PMO
7 2 (0.21%) SLA
8 1 (0.10%) GAAP
System Software
1 7 (0.73%) Docker
2 3 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.10%) HDFS
3 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.10%) KVM
3 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (1.45%) Ansible
2 12 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.24%) Puppet
3 8 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.41%) Nagios
5 3 (0.31%) SCCM
6 2 (0.21%) Control-M
6 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.10%) Oozie
7 1 (0.10%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 84 (8.71%) Oracle
2 54 (5.60%) Sybase
3 52 (5.39%) Bloomberg
4 45 (4.67%) Microsoft
5 27 (2.80%) Calypso
6 26 (2.70%) Tableau
7 24 (2.49%) Reuters
8 23 (2.39%) Google
8 23 (2.39%) TIBCO
9 17 (1.76%) Cadence
9 17 (1.76%) MicroStrategy
10 16 (1.66%) Fidessa
11 15 (1.56%) Charles River
11 15 (1.56%) MuleSoft
12 14 (1.45%) Vertica
13 12 (1.24%) Intel
14 11 (1.14%) Altera
14 11 (1.14%) Progress
14 11 (1.14%) Xilinx
15 10 (1.04%) Splunk
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £100000 - £145000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £100000 - £145000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65 - £100 per annum + Pension, Etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Schroders
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive package + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £85000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago