The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataSynapse products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DataSynapse over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within DataSynapse Inc.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DataSynapse
Rank 328 301 272
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -29
Permanent jobs citing DataSynapse 4 19 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.033% 0.16% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% 0.36% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 63
Average salary £75,000 £87,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £110,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £45,000
DataSynapse
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5617 5321 5925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.56% 44.50% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4676 4689 5396
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DataSynapse across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

DataSynapse Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DataSynapse
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DataSynapse across the City of London region.

DataSynapse Salary Trend in the City of London

DataSynapse
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DataSynapse across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

DataSynapse Salary Histogram in the City of London

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing DataSynapse also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DataSynapse.

1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Fixed Income
1 6 (60.00%) Derivative
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) Grid Computing
4 3 (30.00%) Equities
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) STL
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (10.00%) VBA
6 1 (10.00%) MS Project

DataSynapse
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing DataSynapse also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DataSynapse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (10.00%) GemFire
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (10.00%) HBase
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Moq
General
1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) WCF
1 3 (30.00%) WPF
2 2 (20.00%) STL
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) WF
3 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) COM
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Derivative
1 6 (60.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (30.00%) Grid Computing
2 3 (30.00%) Equities
2 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Swaptions
3 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Greeks
2 1 (10.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) GigaSpaces