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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 432 406 398
Rank change year-on-year -26 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Equities 519 687 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.69% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 1.64% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 362 583 710
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £66,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -41.66% +4.34%  

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 35288 41896 44191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.51% 42.02% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28128 34157 35030
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
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 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Equities in the UK

Equities
Top 14 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 28 May 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 -20 510 £75,000 +7.14% 86
London -19 509 £75,000 +7.14% 81
City of London -35 86 £90,000 +28.57% 23
Scotland +13 6 £35,000 -50.00% 1
Edinburgh +6 4 £35,000 -
Bromley - 4 £115,000 - 1
Belfast - 3 £55,000 - 6
Northern Ireland - 3 £55,000 - 6
County Antrim - 3 £55,000 - 6
Glasgow +15 2 - - 1
West End of London +10 2 £70,000 -46.15% 1
West Midlands +28 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham +9 1 £50,000 -
Mayfair +2 1 £90,000 -25.00%

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 749 (74.75%) Finance
2 514 (51.30%) Banking
3 468 (46.71%) Fixed Income
4 397 (39.62%) Investment Banking
5 341 (34.03%) SQL
6 312 (31.14%) Derivative
7 293 (29.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 291 (29.04%) Java
9 289 (28.84%) Agile Software Development
10 269 (26.85%) Front Office
11 240 (23.95%) C#
12 231 (23.05%) Linux
13 219 (21.86%) Degree
14 207 (20.66%) Unix
15 191 (19.06%) Asset Management
16 183 (18.26%) SQL Server
17 162 (16.17%) .NET
18 149 (14.87%) C++
19 141 (14.07%) Low Latency
20 124 (12.38%) Financial Institution
21 120 (11.98%) Multithreading
22 117 (11.68%) Business Analysis
23 112 (11.18%) Python
24 110 (10.98%) Oracle
25 108 (10.78%) QA
26 107 (10.68%) Mathematics
26 107 (10.68%) Analytics
27 104 (10.38%) SDLC
28 97 (9.68%) Hedge funds
28 97 (9.68%) Risk Management

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 23 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (1.40%) Confluence
4 13 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.10%) CMS
6 9 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.70%) Apache
8 6 (0.60%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.60%) Mule
9 5 (0.50%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.30%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.100%) JBoss
11 1 (0.100%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.100%) Marvel
11 1 (0.100%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.100%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 72 (7.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (1.30%) Stata
4 9 (0.90%) EViews
4 9 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.100%) InVision
6 1 (0.100%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.90%) Actimize
2 8 (0.80%) thinkFolio
3 7 (0.70%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.60%) IntelliMatch
4 6 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.50%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.30%) MetaTrader
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.20%) Bloomberg AIM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (0.60%) Bluemix
4 6 (0.60%) Google App Engine
4 6 (0.60%) IaaS
4 6 (0.60%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (0.60%) PaaS
4 6 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.90%) Firewall
2 6 (0.60%) PuTTY
2 6 (0.60%) VPN
3 5 (0.50%) FIX Connectivity
4 4 (0.40%) Kerberos
4 4 (0.40%) Network Security
4 4 (0.40%) SAN
4 4 (0.40%) SSL
4 4 (0.40%) VLAN
5 3 (0.30%) FTP
6 2 (0.20%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (4.29%) Hadoop
3 43 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (3.89%) KDB
5 28 (2.79%) Kdb+
6 27 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 25 (2.50%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.10%) MongoDB
9 18 (1.80%) MS Access
10 17 (1.70%) Amazon Redshift
10 17 (1.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 17 (1.70%) Bigtable
11 16 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (1.30%) Big Data
13 11 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (1.00%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 52 (5.19%) JIRA
2 42 (4.19%) HP UFT
3 36 (3.59%) Selenium
4 23 (2.30%) Visual Studio
5 22 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (2.00%) FitNesse
7 19 (1.90%) SpecFlow
8 16 (1.60%) Git (software)
9 13 (1.30%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.10%) Maven
11 7 (0.70%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.70%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.50%) Bower
12 5 (0.50%) gulp
12 5 (0.50%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (0.50%) Mocha
12 5 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.50%) Protractor
12 5 (0.50%) Sinon.JS
General
1 749 (74.75%) Finance
2 514 (51.30%) Banking
3 397 (39.62%) Investment Banking
4 269 (26.85%) Front Office
5 124 (12.38%) Financial Institution
6 92 (9.18%) Retail
7 82 (8.18%) Back Office
8 56 (5.59%) Retail Banking
9 28 (2.79%) Legal
10 13 (1.30%) Marketing
11 7 (0.70%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.50%) Advertising
12 5 (0.50%) Prime Brokerage
13 4 (0.40%) Publishing
14 3 (0.30%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Danish Language
15 2 (0.20%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.20%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.100%) French Language
Job Titles
1 472 (47.11%) Developer
2 287 (28.64%) Analyst
3 156 (15.57%) Business Analyst
4 151 (15.07%) Java Developer
5 112 (11.18%) C# Developer
6 88 (8.78%) C++ Developer
7 71 (7.09%) Banking Analyst
8 63 (6.29%) Senior Developer
9 54 (5.39%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 52 (5.19%) Applications Support
10 52 (5.19%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
11 46 (4.59%) .NET Developer
12 45 (4.49%) SQL Developer
13 43 (4.29%) Support Analyst
14 41 (4.09%) Programmer
15 40 (3.99%) Financial Analyst
15 40 (3.99%) Project Manager
16 37 (3.69%) Investment Banking Java Developer
16 37 (3.69%) SQL Server Developer
17 35 (3.49%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (16.17%) .NET
2 94 (9.38%) FIX Protocol
3 45 (4.49%) AngularJS
4 44 (4.39%) WPF
5 39 (3.89%) HTML
6 36 (3.59%) ASP.NET
7 31 (3.09%) WCF
8 30 (2.99%) JMS
8 30 (2.99%) STL
8 30 (2.99%) XML
9 29 (2.89%) HTML5
10 25 (2.50%) Spring
11 24 (2.40%) Middleware
12 21 (2.10%) .NET Framework
13 17 (1.70%) Entity Framework
14 16 (1.60%) CSS
15 15 (1.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 15 (1.50%) jQuery
16 14 (1.40%) RESTful
17 13 (1.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 468 (46.71%) Fixed Income
2 312 (31.14%) Derivative
3 293 (29.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 97 (9.68%) Hedge funds
5 95 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (7.39%) Computer Science
7 72 (7.19%) Algorithms
8 67 (6.69%) OTC Derivatives
9 50 (4.99%) Fintech
10 42 (4.19%) Management Information System
11 41 (4.09%) Greenfield Project
12 40 (3.99%) Data Structures
13 34 (3.39%) Equity Derivative
14 24 (2.40%) Credit Risk
15 16 (1.60%) User Experience
16 15 (1.50%) SWIFT
17 14 (1.40%) Reference Data
18 13 (1.30%) Market Risk
19 12 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
20 10 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 231 (23.05%) Linux
2 207 (20.66%) Unix
3 74 (7.39%) Windows
4 9 (0.90%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.80%) Solaris
6 6 (0.60%) Android
6 6 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.40%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.20%) SUSE
10 1 (0.100%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (28.84%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (19.06%) Asset Management
3 141 (14.07%) Low Latency
4 120 (11.98%) Multithreading
5 117 (11.68%) Business Analysis
6 107 (10.68%) Analytics
6 107 (10.68%) Mathematics
7 104 (10.38%) SDLC
8 97 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 85 (8.48%) Algorithmic Trading
10 83 (8.28%) TDD
11 79 (7.88%) Scrum
12 72 (7.19%) Electronic Trading
12 72 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 71 (7.09%) OO
13 71 (7.09%) Project Management
14 67 (6.69%) Change Management
15 65 (6.49%) Fund Management
16 57 (5.69%) Test Automation
16 57 (5.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 341 (34.03%) SQL
2 291 (29.04%) Java
3 240 (23.95%) C#
4 149 (14.87%) C++
5 112 (11.18%) Python
6 67 (6.69%) JavaScript
7 57 (5.69%) T-SQL
8 46 (4.59%) Perl
9 44 (4.39%) Shell Script
10 36 (3.59%) VBA
11 33 (3.29%) Scala
12 30 (2.99%) MATLAB
13 20 (2.00%) C
14 17 (1.70%) R
15 16 (1.60%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.20%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.60%) Clojure
18 5 (0.50%) Ruby
18 5 (0.50%) TypeScript
18 5 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 219 (21.86%) Degree
2 28 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (2.40%) Numerate Degree
4 14 (1.40%) Master's Degree
5 10 (1.00%) PhD
6 8 (0.80%) ISEB
7 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.20%) ACCA
8 2 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.100%) CISA
9 1 (0.100%) CISSP
9 1 (0.100%) MBA
9 1 (0.100%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.100%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (10.78%) QA
2 46 (4.59%) MiFID
3 15 (1.50%) EMIR
4 10 (1.00%) Basel III
5 8 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
5 8 (0.80%) PMO
6 5 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.30%) SLA
8 2 (0.20%) FATCA
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.100%) GAAP
9 1 (0.100%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 6 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.40%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.30%) Docker
4 1 (0.100%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.100%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (0.90%) Ansible
1 9 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (0.90%) Puppet
2 7 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.60%) SCCM
4 4 (0.40%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.100%) Control-M
5 1 (0.100%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.100%) Oozie
5 1 (0.100%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 110 (10.98%) Oracle
2 80 (7.98%) Bloomberg
3 58 (5.79%) Microsoft
4 37 (3.69%) Sybase
5 34 (3.39%) Reuters
6 27 (2.69%) Calypso
7 23 (2.30%) Google
7 23 (2.30%) SAP
8 20 (2.00%) Tableau
9 18 (1.80%) Cadence
9 18 (1.80%) TIBCO
10 17 (1.70%) Fidessa
10 17 (1.70%) MicroStrategy
11 15 (1.50%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.00%) Altera
12 10 (1.00%) Sophis
12 10 (1.00%) Splunk
12 10 (1.00%) Vertica
12 10 (1.00%) Xilinx
13 9 (0.90%) Murex
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