Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equities
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 342 290
Rank change year-on-year +19 -52 -4
Permanent jobs citing Equities 5 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.049% 0.009% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.024% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 26
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -3.41% -13.30%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £41,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £48,750 £50,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Equities 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3782 4193 3505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.31% 36.52% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2999 3086 2794
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Equities as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Equities in the West Midlands

Equities
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Equities in the West Midlands

Equities
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equities in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Equities in the West Midlands

Equities
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +34 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Equities
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Equities.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (60.00%) Front Office
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Netcool
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (40.00%) KDB
3 2 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (40.00%) Derivative
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Equities
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (40.00%) KDB
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Unix Support
3 2 (40.00%) Unix Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Production Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (40.00%) Derivative
2 2 (40.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase