The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DataSynapse
Rank 328 296 266
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -30
Permanent jobs citing DataSynapse 5 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.087% 0.47% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 48
Average salary £71,250 £87,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £67,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5780 5375 6008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.69% 44.89% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4871 4705 5456
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DataSynapse
London

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 4 (57.14%) Front Office
1 4 (57.14%) Derivative
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
2 3 (42.86%) Equities
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) COM
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) STL
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Moq
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Blend
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Front Office
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) WPF
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) COM
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) STL
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Derivative
2 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
2 3 (42.86%) Equities
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
3 1 (14.29%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft