The table below looks at the statistics for Sentinel skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sentinel over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 855 846 842
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 22 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.015% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 16
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £48,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £85,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 - -
Sentinel
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8264 7997 8194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.72% 7.74% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6567 6391 6701
Average salary £53,000 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sentinel Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sentinel
Salary Trend in England

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

Sentinel Salary Trend in England

Sentinel
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sentinel across the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Sentinel Salary Histogram in England

Sentinel
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 20 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £26,500 -
South East - 1 £34,000 -
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UK

Sentinel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel.

1 40 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 39 (81.25%) thinkFolio
3 36 (75.00%) SQL
3 36 (75.00%) StatPro
4 31 (64.58%) Salesforce.com
4 31 (64.58%) webMethods
4 31 (64.58%) RDBMS
4 31 (64.58%) Relational Database
5 29 (60.42%) Fixed Income
6 27 (56.25%) Equities
7 21 (43.75%) Integration Testing
8 19 (39.58%) Derivative
9 17 (35.42%) LatentZero
9 17 (35.42%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (35.42%) UNIX
10 16 (33.33%) Investment Management
11 15 (31.25%) HP
12 11 (22.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
13 9 (18.75%) Minerva
14 8 (16.67%) Tesseract
14 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
15 7 (14.58%) Fidessa
16 6 (12.50%) Charles River
16 6 (12.50%) Finance
16 6 (12.50%) ISEB
16 6 (12.50%) C
17 5 (10.42%) MultiFonds
17 5 (10.42%) IGEFI

Sentinel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (35.42%) LatentZero
2 9 (18.75%) Minerva
3 8 (16.67%) Tesseract
4 5 (10.42%) MultiFonds
4 5 (10.42%) HiInvest
4 5 (10.42%) HiPerformance
4 5 (10.42%) HiPortfolio
4 5 (10.42%) Decalog
4 5 (10.42%) LongView
4 5 (10.42%) Beauchamp
4 5 (10.42%) PORTIA
4 5 (10.42%) Advent Geneva
4 5 (10.42%) Eagle PACE
4 5 (10.42%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 5 (10.42%) Advent Moxy
4 5 (10.42%) Markit EDM
5 1 (2.08%) Global One
5 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) VoIP
2 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (64.58%) RDBMS
1 31 (64.58%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Front Office
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Analyst
2 26 (54.17%) Test Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Systems Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Systems Test Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.25%) Tester
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Security Specialist
8 2 (4.17%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
1 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) XHTML
2 1 (2.08%) Ajax
2 1 (2.08%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (60.42%) Fixed Income
2 27 (56.25%) Equities
3 19 (39.58%) Derivative
4 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.08%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.08%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) UNIX
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 21 (43.75%) Integration Testing
3 16 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 11 (22.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.42%) System Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.33%) SIEM
8 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (2.08%) Fund Management
11 1 (2.08%) Workflow
11 1 (2.08%) Information Security
11 1 (2.08%) Change Management
11 1 (2.08%) Security Management
11 1 (2.08%) OO
11 1 (2.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) C
3 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) C++
4 3 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) ISEB
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) CCNA
3 3 (6.25%) CISSP
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.25%) ACSA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
1 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (81.25%) thinkFolio
2 36 (75.00%) StatPro
3 31 (64.58%) Salesforce.com
3 31 (64.58%) webMethods
4 15 (31.25%) HP
5 7 (14.58%) Fidessa
6 6 (12.50%) Charles River
7 5 (10.42%) IGEFI
7 5 (10.42%) SimCorp
7 5 (10.42%) Misys
7 5 (10.42%) Linedata
7 5 (10.42%) SunGard
7 5 (10.42%) Advent
7 5 (10.42%) RIMES
7 5 (10.42%) BI-SAM
8 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.08%) Cisco
9 1 (2.08%) Reuters
9 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.08%) Algorithmics