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

Equities
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 390 423 370
Rank change year-on-year +33 -53  
Permanent jobs citing Equities 677 672 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.68% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 1.66% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 375 538 797
Median salary £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £49,625 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £108,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04%  

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 37496 40573 44751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.16% 41.23% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42157 48576 53542
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Equities as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Equities in the UK

Equities
Top 7 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 June 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 +37 666 £77,500 +6.89% 85
London +18 662 £77,500 +6.89% 82
UK excluding London +16 15 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Scotland +3 8 £35,000 -53.33% 12
South East +41 3 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Northern Ireland - 3 £55,000 - 1
Midlands +13 1 £62,500 +25.00%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 877 (77.07%) Finance
2 617 (54.22%) Banking
3 526 (46.22%) Fixed Income
4 483 (42.44%) Investment Banking
5 381 (33.48%) SQL
6 376 (33.04%) Derivative
7 363 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
8 350 (30.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 318 (27.94%) Asset Management
10 314 (27.59%) Front Office
11 292 (25.66%) Java
12 272 (23.90%) C#
13 243 (21.35%) Linux
14 235 (20.65%) Degree
15 205 (18.01%) SQL Server
16 196 (17.22%) Retail
17 178 (15.64%) Unix
18 170 (14.94%) .NET
19 168 (14.76%) Business Analysis
20 167 (14.67%) C++
21 152 (13.36%) QA
22 151 (13.27%) Financial Institution
23 146 (12.83%) Wealth Management
24 143 (12.57%) Retail Banking
25 134 (11.78%) Analytics
26 133 (11.69%) Low Latency
27 125 (10.98%) SDLC
28 123 (10.81%) Risk Management
29 119 (10.46%) Python
30 114 (10.02%) Oracle

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 27 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (1.49%) Confluence
4 15 (1.32%) CMS
5 10 (0.88%) Apache Spark
6 7 (0.62%) Apache
7 6 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.53%) EPiServer
7 6 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.35%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.26%) Mule
10 2 (0.18%) JBoss
10 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.088%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.088%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 96 (8.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
3 17 (1.49%) Stata
4 9 (0.79%) EViews
5 7 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (2.02%) Actimize
2 9 (0.79%) thinkFolio
3 7 (0.62%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (0.53%) Eloqua
4 6 (0.53%) IntelliMatch
4 6 (0.53%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.35%) MetaTrader
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.18%) Bloomberg AIM
7 2 (0.18%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.18%) RMDS
7 2 (0.18%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.26%) Bluemix
4 3 (0.26%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.26%) IaaS
4 3 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (0.26%) PaaS
4 3 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.32%) Firewall
2 7 (0.62%) FIX Connectivity
3 6 (0.53%) PuTTY
4 4 (0.35%) FTP
4 4 (0.35%) Network Security
4 4 (0.35%) SAN
4 4 (0.35%) VLAN
4 4 (0.35%) VPN
5 3 (0.26%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.26%) SSL
6 2 (0.18%) LAN
6 2 (0.18%) Multicast
6 2 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (18.01%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (3.43%) Hadoop
5 35 (3.08%) KDB
6 30 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (2.37%) Kdb+
8 25 (2.20%) MS Access
8 25 (2.20%) Relational Database
9 24 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
10 23 (2.02%) NoSQL
11 19 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
12 17 (1.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.49%) Bigtable
13 16 (1.41%) MongoDB
14 15 (1.32%) Big Data
15 13 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
16 10 (0.88%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.53%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 75 (6.59%) JIRA
2 45 (3.95%) HP UFT
3 36 (3.16%) Selenium
4 22 (1.93%) Visual Studio
5 21 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (1.58%) Git (software)
7 17 (1.49%) FitNesse
8 16 (1.41%) SpecFlow
9 13 (1.14%) Jenkins
10 10 (0.88%) Maven
11 8 (0.70%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.62%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.53%) Bower
13 6 (0.53%) gulp
13 6 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (0.53%) Mocha
13 6 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.53%) Protractor
13 6 (0.53%) Sinon.JS
14 5 (0.44%) IntelliJ
General
1 877 (77.07%) Finance
2 617 (54.22%) Banking
3 483 (42.44%) Investment Banking
4 314 (27.59%) Front Office
5 196 (17.22%) Retail
6 151 (13.27%) Financial Institution
7 143 (12.57%) Retail Banking
8 95 (8.35%) Back Office
9 29 (2.55%) Legal
10 24 (2.11%) Marketing
11 8 (0.70%) Prime Brokerage
12 6 (0.53%) Advertising
13 5 (0.44%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.35%) Publishing
15 3 (0.26%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.18%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.18%) Private Banking
17 1 (0.088%) French Language
17 1 (0.088%) German Language
Job Titles
1 479 (42.09%) Developer
2 374 (32.86%) Analyst
3 212 (18.63%) Business Analyst
4 147 (12.92%) Java Developer
5 126 (11.07%) C# Developer
6 81 (7.12%) Banking Analyst
7 77 (6.77%) C++ Developer
8 67 (5.89%) Financial Analyst
9 63 (5.54%) Senior Developer
10 57 (5.01%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 55 (4.83%) .NET Developer
11 55 (4.83%) Project Manager
12 54 (4.75%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
13 52 (4.57%) SQL Developer
14 51 (4.48%) Support Analyst
15 50 (4.39%) Applications Support
16 42 (3.69%) SQL Server Developer
17 40 (3.51%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
17 40 (3.51%) Programmer
18 38 (3.34%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (14.94%) .NET
2 112 (9.84%) FIX Protocol
3 51 (4.48%) WPF
4 39 (3.43%) AngularJS
5 38 (3.34%) HTML
6 36 (3.16%) WCF
7 34 (2.99%) XML
8 32 (2.81%) ASP.NET
9 31 (2.72%) JMS
10 29 (2.55%) Entity Framework
11 27 (2.37%) HTML5
12 26 (2.28%) .NET Framework
13 24 (2.11%) STL
14 21 (1.85%) Middleware
14 21 (1.85%) Spring
15 15 (1.32%) RESTful
16 14 (1.23%) jQuery
17 13 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (1.05%) J2EE
18 12 (1.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 526 (46.22%) Fixed Income
2 376 (33.04%) Derivative
3 350 (30.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 110 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
5 108 (9.49%) Hedge funds
6 89 (7.82%) OTC Derivatives
7 72 (6.33%) Computer Science
8 59 (5.18%) Management Information System
9 56 (4.92%) Fintech
10 44 (3.87%) Greenfield Project
11 41 (3.60%) Algorithms
12 38 (3.34%) Equity Derivative
13 37 (3.25%) Data Structures
14 32 (2.81%) Credit Risk
15 26 (2.28%) User Experience
16 24 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
17 21 (1.85%) Market Risk
18 18 (1.58%) Reference Data
19 17 (1.49%) SWIFT
20 16 (1.41%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 243 (21.35%) Linux
2 178 (15.64%) Unix
3 81 (7.12%) Windows
4 16 (1.41%) Windows Server
5 11 (0.97%) Solaris
6 4 (0.35%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.35%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.18%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.088%) CentOS
8 1 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (27.94%) Asset Management
3 168 (14.76%) Business Analysis
4 146 (12.83%) Wealth Management
5 134 (11.78%) Analytics
6 133 (11.69%) Low Latency
7 125 (10.98%) SDLC
8 123 (10.81%) Risk Management
9 112 (9.84%) Project Management
10 105 (9.23%) Mathematics
11 104 (9.14%) Scrum
12 102 (8.96%) Multithreading
13 88 (7.73%) TDD
14 84 (7.38%) Algorithmic Trading
14 84 (7.38%) Change Management
15 82 (7.21%) Fund Management
15 82 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
16 75 (6.59%) OO
17 73 (6.41%) Test Automation
18 68 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 381 (33.48%) SQL
2 292 (25.66%) Java
3 272 (23.90%) C#
4 167 (14.67%) C++
5 119 (10.46%) Python
6 70 (6.15%) JavaScript
7 63 (5.54%) T-SQL
8 53 (4.66%) Shell Script
9 41 (3.60%) VBA
10 37 (3.25%) MATLAB
11 36 (3.16%) Perl
12 33 (2.90%) C
13 26 (2.28%) Scala
14 22 (1.93%) R
15 12 (1.05%) Bash Shell
16 10 (0.88%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.44%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.44%) VBScript
18 4 (0.35%) Clojure
18 4 (0.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 235 (20.65%) Degree
2 29 (2.55%) Numerate Degree
3 23 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.23%) Master's Degree
5 12 (1.05%) PhD
6 9 (0.79%) ISEB
7 5 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.18%) ACCA
8 2 (0.18%) PMP
9 1 (0.088%) CISA
9 1 (0.088%) CISSP
9 1 (0.088%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.088%) MBA
9 1 (0.088%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.088%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (13.36%) QA
2 60 (5.27%) MiFID
3 23 (2.02%) Basel III
4 17 (1.49%) Dodd-Frank
5 13 (1.14%) PMO
6 11 (0.97%) EMIR
7 9 (0.79%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.35%) ISO 20022
9 3 (0.26%) SLA
10 1 (0.088%) GAAP
10 1 (0.088%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 4 (0.35%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.35%) Hyper-V
1 4 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.088%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.088%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.35%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.35%) SCCM
3 2 (0.18%) Ansible
3 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.18%) Puppet
4 1 (0.088%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.088%) Oozie
4 1 (0.088%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 114 (10.02%) Oracle
2 85 (7.47%) Bloomberg
3 68 (5.98%) Microsoft
4 37 (3.25%) Sybase
5 35 (3.08%) Reuters
6 28 (2.46%) SAP
7 26 (2.28%) Calypso
8 24 (2.11%) Cadence
9 22 (1.93%) Atlassian
10 21 (1.85%) Tableau
11 20 (1.76%) Google
12 17 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
13 16 (1.41%) Fidessa
14 12 (1.05%) TIBCO
15 11 (0.97%) Alias
15 11 (0.97%) Charles River
16 9 (0.79%) Murex
16 9 (0.79%) Sophis
17 7 (0.62%) ION Trading
17 7 (0.62%) Xilinx
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