The table below looks at the statistics for thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 266 262 293
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +31
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 48 61 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.55% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.75% 6.71% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 21
Average salary £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -22.72%
thinkFolio
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
835 909 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.03% 8.13% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 731 743 675
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

thinkFolio
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

thinkFolio
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

thinkFolio Salary Trend in the City of London

thinkFolio
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing thinkFolio across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in the City of London

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 51 (69.86%) Asset Management
2 49 (67.12%) Investment Management
3 42 (57.53%) Charles River
4 41 (56.16%) Front Office
5 39 (53.42%) Fixed Income
6 27 (36.99%) LatentZero
7 26 (35.62%) Bloomberg
8 23 (31.51%) SimCorp
9 20 (27.40%) Derivative
9 20 (27.40%) Fund Management
10 19 (26.03%) Back Office
11 17 (23.29%) Fidessa
11 17 (23.29%) Markit EDM
11 17 (23.29%) Portfolio Management
12 16 (21.92%) SQL
12 16 (21.92%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (19.18%) SimCorp Dimension
14 13 (17.81%) Project Management
15 12 (16.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (15.07%) Finance
16 11 (15.07%) FIX Protocol
17 10 (13.70%) Fund Accounting
17 10 (13.70%) Equities
17 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
17 10 (13.70%) LongView
18 9 (12.33%) StatPro
19 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
20 7 (9.59%) Hedge funds
20 7 (9.59%) Workflow
21 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 27 (36.99%) LatentZero
2 17 (23.29%) Markit EDM
3 14 (19.18%) SimCorp Dimension
4 10 (13.70%) LongView
5 6 (8.22%) Sentinel
6 5 (6.85%) Beauchamp
6 5 (6.85%) Decalog
6 5 (6.85%) HiInvest
6 5 (6.85%) HiPerformance
6 5 (6.85%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 5 (6.85%) Advent Moxy
7 4 (5.48%) Front Arena
7 4 (5.48%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (4.11%) MultiFonds
8 3 (4.11%) PORTIA
8 3 (4.11%) Advent Geneva
8 3 (4.11%) HiPortfolio
8 3 (4.11%) Tesseract
8 3 (4.11%) Minerva
9 1 (1.37%) Capstone
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) WAN
1 1 (1.37%) DNS
1 1 (1.37%) Firewall
1 1 (1.37%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
General
1 41 (56.16%) Front Office
2 19 (26.03%) Back Office
3 11 (15.07%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Analyst
2 27 (36.99%) Applications Support
3 20 (27.40%) Support Analyst
4 16 (21.92%) Applications Support Analyst
4 16 (21.92%) Business Analyst
5 15 (20.55%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (19.18%) Support Manager
7 13 (17.81%) Applications Manager
8 11 (15.07%) Senior Business Analyst
8 11 (15.07%) Consultant
9 7 (9.59%) Senior Manager
9 7 (9.59%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (6.85%) Implementation Consultant
11 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) Senior Business Consultant
11 4 (5.48%) Business Consultant
11 4 (5.48%) Senior Support Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (8.22%) XML
3 5 (6.85%) XSLT
4 4 (5.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (53.42%) Fixed Income
2 20 (27.40%) Derivative
3 16 (21.92%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (16.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (13.70%) Equities
6 7 (9.59%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (69.86%) Asset Management
2 49 (67.12%) Investment Management
3 20 (27.40%) Fund Management
4 17 (23.29%) Portfolio Management
5 13 (17.81%) Project Management
6 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
6 10 (13.70%) Fund Accounting
7 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
8 7 (9.59%) Workflow
9 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.48%) Business Process Mapping
11 4 (5.48%) OO
12 3 (4.11%) Data Management
12 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.11%) Product Management
13 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (2.74%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.92%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) C
2 3 (4.11%) C#
3 2 (2.74%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.37%) VBA
4 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Control-M
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (57.53%) Charles River
2 26 (35.62%) Bloomberg
3 23 (31.51%) SimCorp
4 17 (23.29%) Fidessa
5 9 (12.33%) StatPro
6 6 (8.22%) BI-SAM
7 5 (6.85%) RIMES
8 4 (5.48%) SunGard
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle
8 4 (5.48%) Murex
9 3 (4.11%) Misys
9 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.11%) HP
9 3 (4.11%) Actuate
9 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (4.11%) webMethods
9 3 (4.11%) Advent
9 3 (4.11%) Linedata
9 3 (4.11%) IGEFI
10 1 (1.37%) GoldenSource
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