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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 303 304 311
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.086% 0.037%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.13% 1.33% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £54,500 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-34.70% +13.33%
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
760 676 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.51% 6.42% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 680 550 650
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 £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 January 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Asset Management
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) thinkFolio
3 11 (73.33%) StatPro
4 10 (66.67%) Fixed Income
5 9 (60.00%) Equities
5 9 (60.00%) LatentZero
5 9 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (60.00%) webMethods
5 9 (60.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (60.00%) HP
5 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (46.67%) Investment Management
8 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Tesseract
8 3 (20.00%) Minerva
8 3 (20.00%) Derivative
8 3 (20.00%) Fidessa
8 3 (20.00%) Charles River
8 3 (20.00%) HTML
8 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (13.33%) VC++
9 2 (13.33%) XML
9 2 (13.33%) UNIX
9 2 (13.33%) Windows
9 2 (13.33%) C
9 2 (13.33%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) TeamSite
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) LatentZero
2 3 (20.00%) Tesseract
2 3 (20.00%) Minerva
3 2 (13.33%) HiInvest
3 2 (13.33%) HiPerformance
3 2 (13.33%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (13.33%) Decalog
3 2 (13.33%) LongView
3 2 (13.33%) Beauchamp
3 2 (13.33%) MultiFonds
3 2 (13.33%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) Advent Moxy
3 2 (13.33%) Markit EDM
3 2 (13.33%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (13.33%) PORTIA
3 2 (13.33%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (6.67%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) German Language
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Systems Test Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (20.00%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) WebCenter
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 9 (60.00%) Equities
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Derivative
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Life Science
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Asset Management
2 7 (46.67%) Investment Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Fund Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) VC++
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) thinkFolio
2 11 (73.33%) StatPro
3 9 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (60.00%) webMethods
3 9 (60.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Fidessa
4 3 (20.00%) Charles River
5 2 (13.33%) Linedata
5 2 (13.33%) SunGard
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Misys
5 2 (13.33%) SimCorp
5 2 (13.33%) IGEFI
5 2 (13.33%) BI-SAM
5 2 (13.33%) RIMES
5 2 (13.33%) Advent