The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio over the 3 months to 22 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 thinkFolio Limited.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
thinkFolio
Rank 264 273 277
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 62 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 0.87% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 57 37 55
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,800 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,100 £82,000 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £52,500
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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
5601 5410 5917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.51% 44.64% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4660 4769 5387
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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 Vendors category.

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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

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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 22 August 2014.

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 95 (87.16%) Asset Management
2 61 (55.96%) Front Office
3 60 (55.05%) Investment Management
4 59 (54.13%) SQL
5 58 (53.21%) Charles River
6 48 (44.04%) Fixed Income
7 44 (40.37%) LatentZero
8 41 (37.61%) Markit EDM
9 39 (35.78%) Derivative
10 29 (26.61%) SimCorp
11 27 (24.77%) Finance
11 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
12 23 (21.10%) Fund Management
13 22 (20.18%) Sentinel
14 21 (19.27%) Back Office
14 21 (19.27%) Bloomberg
14 21 (19.27%) StatPro
15 20 (18.35%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (18.35%) Fidessa
15 20 (18.35%) Portfolio Management
16 18 (16.51%) VBA
16 18 (16.51%) Business Analysis
17 17 (15.60%) Equities
18 15 (13.76%) Control-M
19 14 (12.84%) Relational Database
20 13 (11.93%) webMethods
20 13 (11.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 13 (11.93%) RDBMS
20 13 (11.93%) Microsoft
20 13 (11.93%) SimCorp Dimension

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 44 (40.37%) LatentZero
2 41 (37.61%) Markit EDM
3 22 (20.18%) Sentinel
4 13 (11.93%) SimCorp Dimension
5 11 (10.09%) LongView
6 10 (9.17%) HiPortfolio
7 9 (8.26%) Advent Geneva
7 9 (8.26%) Eagle PACE
7 9 (8.26%) MultiFonds
8 8 (7.34%) Beauchamp
8 8 (7.34%) Tesseract
8 8 (7.34%) Minerva
8 8 (7.34%) Decalog
8 8 (7.34%) HiInvest
8 8 (7.34%) HiPerformance
8 8 (7.34%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 8 (7.34%) Advent Moxy
9 6 (5.50%) PORTIA
10 3 (2.75%) Eagle STAR
10 3 (2.75%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.84%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.93%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) NUnit
1 2 (1.83%) Subversion
1 2 (1.83%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 61 (55.96%) Front Office
2 27 (24.77%) Finance
3 21 (19.27%) Back Office
4 6 (5.50%) Banking
5 5 (4.59%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Retail
7 2 (1.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (54.13%) Analyst
2 34 (31.19%) Applications Support
3 25 (22.94%) Support Analyst
4 24 (22.02%) Consultant
5 23 (21.10%) Applications Support Analyst
6 16 (14.68%) Test Analyst
7 15 (13.76%) Business Analyst
8 12 (11.01%) Developer
9 11 (10.09%) Implementation Consultant
10 7 (6.42%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (6.42%) Business Consultant
10 7 (6.42%) Software Consultant
11 6 (5.50%) Support Manager
11 6 (5.50%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (5.50%) Management Consultant
11 6 (5.50%) Senior Implementation Consultant
12 5 (4.59%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.59%) Systems Test Analyst
12 5 (4.59%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (3.67%) XML
1 4 (3.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.83%) XSD
2 2 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.83%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.92%) WCF
3 1 (0.92%) WPF
3 1 (0.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (44.04%) Fixed Income
2 39 (35.78%) Derivative
3 17 (15.60%) Equities
4 13 (11.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (11.01%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.59%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.75%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.92%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.59%) UNIX
2 3 (2.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (87.16%) Asset Management
2 60 (55.05%) Investment Management
3 23 (21.10%) Fund Management
4 20 (18.35%) Portfolio Management
5 18 (16.51%) Business Analysis
6 10 (9.17%) Workflow
6 10 (9.17%) Fund Accounting
6 10 (9.17%) Unit Testing
7 9 (8.26%) Integration Testing
8 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.42%) Project Management
10 6 (5.50%) Change Management
10 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Data Management
11 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.59%) Data Management
12 4 (3.67%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.67%) Regression Testing
12 4 (3.67%) System Testing
12 4 (3.67%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 59 (54.13%) SQL
2 18 (16.51%) VBA
3 11 (10.09%) C
4 8 (7.34%) C#
5 4 (3.67%) Java
6 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.83%) VB
6 2 (1.83%) Perl
6 2 (1.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
1 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.92%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 15 (13.76%) Control-M
2 4 (3.67%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.75%) Foglight
Vendors
1 58 (53.21%) Charles River
2 29 (26.61%) SimCorp
3 21 (19.27%) Bloomberg
3 21 (19.27%) StatPro
4 20 (18.35%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (18.35%) Fidessa
5 13 (11.93%) webMethods
5 13 (11.93%) Microsoft
6 11 (10.09%) Linedata
7 9 (8.26%) Advent
7 9 (8.26%) RIMES
7 9 (8.26%) SunGard
7 9 (8.26%) Misys
7 9 (8.26%) IGEFI
8 8 (7.34%) BI-SAM
9 6 (5.50%) Murex
10 4 (3.67%) Oracle
10 4 (3.67%) HP
11 3 (2.75%) SmartCo
12 2 (1.83%) Sybase
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