The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sophis products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophis over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophis.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophis
Rank 872 825 856
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +31
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 9 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.029% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.062% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 23
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £72,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 - -
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51533 48647 53345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.10% 47.79% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 41800 40259 45416
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophis
UK

Sophis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sophis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sophis
Salary Trend in England

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

Sophis Salary Trend in England

Sophis
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophis across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Sophis Salary Histogram in England

Sophis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophis within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -79 9 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Sophis
UK

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sophis 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 Sophis.

1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) Hedge funds
3 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 9 (33.33%) Banking
4 8 (29.63%) Investment Banking
4 8 (29.63%) Front Office
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
4 8 (29.63%) Portfolio Management
4 8 (29.63%) Fund Management
5 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
5 7 (25.93%) thinkFolio
5 7 (25.93%) Investment Management
5 7 (25.93%) Charles River
5 7 (25.93%) Murex
6 6 (22.22%) Fidessa
6 6 (22.22%) Bloomberg
6 6 (22.22%) C#
6 6 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 6 (22.22%) WPF
7 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (18.52%) Derivative
7 5 (18.52%) Xen
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
7 5 (18.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (18.52%) VMware
7 5 (18.52%) Fixed Income

Sophis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sophis 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 Sophis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
1 5 (18.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Summit
1 3 (11.11%) HiPortfolio
1 3 (11.11%) Markit EDM
2 2 (7.41%) LatentZero
3 1 (3.70%) Sophis RISQUE
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Banking
2 8 (29.63%) Investment Banking
2 8 (29.63%) Front Office
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Applications Support
2 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Specialist
3 6 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 3 (11.11%) Business Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Murex Support
7 1 (3.70%) Murex Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) WPF
2 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
2 1 (3.70%) JDBC
2 1 (3.70%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Hedge funds
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 5 (18.52%) Derivative
3 5 (18.52%) Fixed Income
3 5 (18.52%) Equities
3 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
4 3 (11.11%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (3.70%) AS400
5 1 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 8 (29.63%) Portfolio Management
2 8 (29.63%) Fund Management
3 7 (25.93%) Investment Management
4 5 (18.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.70%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 2 (7.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Xen
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) thinkFolio
1 7 (25.93%) Charles River
1 7 (25.93%) Murex
2 6 (22.22%) Fidessa
2 6 (22.22%) Bloomberg
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) Reuters
4 4 (14.81%) Calypso
5 3 (11.11%) SimCorp
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Sybase
6 1 (3.70%) OpenLink
6 1 (3.70%) Advent
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