Period
to 21 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Risk in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equity Risk over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Risk
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1159 1202 1284
Rank change year-on-year +43 +82 +38
Permanent jobs citing Equity Risk 12 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.016% 0.017% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
UK median annual salary £62,500 £110,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.18% +10.00% +17.65%
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Equity Risk 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 76,126 78,002 88,539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.51% 43.66% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 58,808 60,696 71,988
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,341 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Equity Risk
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Equity Risk in the UK

Equity Risk
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Equity Risk in the UK

Equity Risk
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equity Risk over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Equity Risk in the UK

Equity Risk
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Risk within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England +25 12 £62,500 -43.18% 2
London +17 12 £62,500 -43.18% 2

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Equity Risk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Equity Risk.

1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
2 9 (75.00%) Front Office
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 8 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Derivative
4 7 (58.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (50.00%) Equities
6 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
6 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Market Making
6 4 (33.33%) Prime Brokerage
7 3 (25.00%) Fixed Income
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
7 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
7 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
8 2 (16.67%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (16.67%) KDB

Equity Risk
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 9 (75.00%) Banking
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
1 9 (75.00%) Front Office
2 7 (58.33%) Investment Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Derivative
2 6 (50.00%) Equities
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (8.33%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Market Making
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Greeks
4 2 (16.67%) PnL Attribution
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Scala
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) GigaSpaces