The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophis 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 Sophis over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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 Sophis.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophis
Rank 317 333 319
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.016% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.035% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £140,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +115.38%
UK excluding London average salary - £57,500 -
Sophis
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
4403 5760 5320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.92% 46.22% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3768 4836 4640
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sophis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sophis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sophis
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Sophis Salary Trend in the City of London

Sophis
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sophis 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 Sophis.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Vermilion
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Charles River
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sophis 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 Sophis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Vermilion
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Charles River