The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of thinkFolio products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 92 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% 0.25% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £52,500
thinkFolio
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
621 494 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.43% 40.46% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 413 307 347
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,275
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

thinkFolio
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

thinkFolio
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

thinkFolio Salary Trend in Edinburgh

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (85.71%) Markit EDM
2 10 (71.43%) Fidessa
3 9 (64.29%) Bloomberg
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) XSLT
7 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
8 3 (21.43%) Release Management
8 3 (21.43%) Front Office
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
9 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) Charles River
9 2 (14.29%) ISEB
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 1 (7.14%) SLA
10 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (7.14%) Project Management
10 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
10 1 (7.14%) Degree
10 1 (7.14%) QA

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Front Office
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 11 (78.57%) Applications Support
3 10 (71.43%) Applications Support Analyst
3 10 (71.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 3 (21.43%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Fidessa
2 9 (64.29%) Bloomberg
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Charles River