The table below looks at the statistics for Sentinel skills 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 Sentinel over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 302 329 319
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 4 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.068% 0.051%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.47% 1.06% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £54,500 £75,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.33% +41.50%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-37.64% -
Sentinel
London

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

Business Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
858 758 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.87% 6.40% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 763 633 680
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,950 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sentinel Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sentinel
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Sentinel Salary Trend in the City of London

Sentinel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel.

1 16 (88.89%) Asset Management
2 15 (83.33%) thinkFolio
3 14 (77.78%) StatPro
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
5 12 (66.67%) LatentZero
6 11 (61.11%) Fixed Income
7 10 (55.56%) Equities
7 10 (55.56%) HP
7 10 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (55.56%) webMethods
7 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
7 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
8 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (38.89%) Investment Management
10 5 (27.78%) Charles River
10 5 (27.78%) Fidessa
10 5 (27.78%) Tesseract
10 5 (27.78%) Minerva
11 4 (22.22%) MultiFonds
11 4 (22.22%) Beauchamp
11 4 (22.22%) PORTIA
11 4 (22.22%) Advent Geneva
11 4 (22.22%) Eagle PACE
11 4 (22.22%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
11 4 (22.22%) Advent Moxy
11 4 (22.22%) Markit EDM
11 4 (22.22%) SunGard
11 4 (22.22%) Misys
11 4 (22.22%) Linedata
11 4 (22.22%) Advent

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) TeamSite
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Drupal
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
1 1 (5.56%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 12 (66.67%) LatentZero
2 5 (27.78%) Tesseract
2 5 (27.78%) Minerva
3 4 (22.22%) MultiFonds
3 4 (22.22%) Beauchamp
3 4 (22.22%) PORTIA
3 4 (22.22%) Advent Geneva
3 4 (22.22%) Eagle PACE
3 4 (22.22%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 4 (22.22%) Advent Moxy
3 4 (22.22%) Markit EDM
3 4 (22.22%) HiInvest
3 4 (22.22%) HiPerformance
3 4 (22.22%) HiPortfolio
3 4 (22.22%) Decalog
3 4 (22.22%) LongView
4 1 (5.56%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) German Language
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Systems Test Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Consultant
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 4 (22.22%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
7 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Junior
8 1 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
3 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Fixed Income
2 10 (55.56%) Equities
3 3 (16.67%) Derivative
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Life Science
4 1 (5.56%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Asset Management
2 7 (38.89%) Investment Management
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Fund Management
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) VC++
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) thinkFolio
2 14 (77.78%) StatPro
3 10 (55.56%) HP
3 10 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (55.56%) webMethods
4 5 (27.78%) Fidessa
4 5 (27.78%) Charles River
5 4 (22.22%) IGEFI
5 4 (22.22%) SimCorp
5 4 (22.22%) Advent
5 4 (22.22%) RIMES
5 4 (22.22%) BI-SAM
5 4 (22.22%) SunGard
5 4 (22.22%) Misys
5 4 (22.22%) Linedata
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft