The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenLink 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 OpenLink over the 3 months to 29 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 OpenLink Financial, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenLink
Rank 325 290 322
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +32
Permanent jobs citing OpenLink 1 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.018% 0.61% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 31 18
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £61,000 £110,000
% change year-on-year
-9.83% -44.54%
OpenLink
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
5517 5287 5916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.46% 44.70% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4586 4657 5367
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OpenLink Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenLink
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

OpenLink Salary Trend in the City of London

OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenLink 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 OpenLink.

1 8 (80.00%) Endur
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Front Office
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) ETRM
5 4 (40.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Perl
6 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Trayport
6 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
7 2 (20.00%) WinForms
7 2 (20.00%) WPF
7 2 (20.00%) C
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) VB
7 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) Murex
8 1 (10.00%) Calypso
8 1 (10.00%) ISEB
8 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (10.00%) Charles River
8 1 (10.00%) OO
8 1 (10.00%) AS400
8 1 (10.00%) Sophis

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenLink 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 OpenLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Endur
2 1 (10.00%) ZaiNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) WinForms
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ETRM
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Trayport
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Murex
3 1 (10.00%) Calypso
3 1 (10.00%) Charles River
3 1 (10.00%) Sophis