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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophis
Rank 869 834 873
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +39
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 19 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.022% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.046% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 22
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £69,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £117,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51902 50213 55551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.80% 48.50% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 42091 41444 47271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -45 19 £55,000 -31.25% 1
Sophis
UK

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (48.98%) Front Office
2 23 (46.94%) SQL
3 20 (40.82%) Hedge funds
4 19 (38.78%) Banking
5 18 (36.73%) Investment Banking
6 17 (34.69%) Murex
7 15 (30.61%) Asset Management
7 15 (30.61%) Finance
7 15 (30.61%) C#
8 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 13 (26.53%) Derivative
9 13 (26.53%) WPF
9 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
9 13 (26.53%) Crystal Reports
9 13 (26.53%) Calypso
10 12 (24.49%) Charles River
11 10 (20.41%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (20.41%) Equities
12 9 (18.37%) Investment Management
12 9 (18.37%) Bloomberg
12 9 (18.37%) Oracle
12 9 (18.37%) UNIX
13 7 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
14 6 (12.24%) Analytics
14 6 (12.24%) Fund Management
14 6 (12.24%) thinkFolio
14 6 (12.24%) LatentZero
14 6 (12.24%) Degree
14 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
14 6 (12.24%) Windows

Sophis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) LatentZero
2 5 (10.20%) Summit
3 4 (8.16%) Markit EDM
3 4 (8.16%) HiPortfolio
4 2 (4.08%) Kondor+
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
1 2 (4.08%) SAN
1 2 (4.08%) DHCP
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 24 (48.98%) Front Office
2 19 (38.78%) Banking
3 18 (36.73%) Investment Banking
4 15 (30.61%) Finance
5 3 (6.12%) Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Applications Support
2 22 (44.90%) Analyst
3 19 (38.78%) Support Specialist
4 16 (32.65%) Applications Specialist
4 16 (32.65%) Applications Support Specialist
5 13 (26.53%) Business Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Business Test Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Risk Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Systems Support Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Systems Support
11 1 (2.04%) Consultant
11 1 (2.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) WPF
2 2 (4.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Hedge funds
2 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 13 (26.53%) Derivative
4 10 (20.41%) Equity Derivative
4 10 (20.41%) Equities
5 4 (8.16%) Market Risk
6 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.04%) AS400
7 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.04%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.04%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) UNIX
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Solaris
3 5 (10.20%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Asset Management
2 9 (18.37%) Investment Management
3 7 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (12.24%) Analytics
4 6 (12.24%) Fund Management
4 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Greeks
6 4 (8.16%) Manual Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (4.08%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (4.08%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.04%) Migration
9 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.04%) Project Management
9 1 (2.04%) ITIL
9 1 (2.04%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 15 (30.61%) C#
3 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.24%) VBA
4 6 (12.24%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.12%) C
5 3 (6.12%) Perl
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
5 3 (6.12%) C++
5 3 (6.12%) VBScript
5 3 (6.12%) VB
5 3 (6.12%) sed
6 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Xen
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Murex
2 13 (26.53%) Calypso
3 12 (24.49%) Charles River
4 9 (18.37%) Bloomberg
4 9 (18.37%) Oracle
5 6 (12.24%) thinkFolio
5 6 (12.24%) Sybase
6 5 (10.20%) VMware
6 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.20%) Reuters
7 4 (8.16%) SimCorp
8 3 (6.12%) HP
8 3 (6.12%) FactSet
9 2 (4.08%) Citrix
9 2 (4.08%) Fidessa
9 2 (4.08%) OpenLink
10 1 (2.04%) Perforce
10 1 (2.04%) SunGard
10 1 (2.04%) Wall Street Systems
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