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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
thinkFolio
Rank 102 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £50,000
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
587 541 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.13% 40.43% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 377 338 371
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,011
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (84.62%) Fidessa
1 11 (84.62%) Markit EDM
2 10 (76.92%) Bloomberg
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) Data Modelling
5 6 (46.15%) XML
5 6 (46.15%) XSLT
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (30.77%) Release Management
8 3 (23.08%) Front Office
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
9 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
9 2 (15.38%) QA
9 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
10 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
10 1 (7.69%) SLA
10 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
10 1 (7.69%) Charles River
10 1 (7.69%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Front Office
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Applications Support
2 11 (84.62%) Support Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) XML
1 6 (46.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
3 4 (30.77%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
1 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Fidessa
2 10 (76.92%) Bloomberg
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Charles River