The table below looks at the statistics for Sentinel skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sentinel over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 619 612 614
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 11 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.020% 0.028%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.31% 0.27% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +36.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £75,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-37.64% -
Sentinel
England

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

Business Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3552 3365 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.12% 7.55% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2959 2612 2811
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sentinel Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sentinel
Salary Trend in London

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

Sentinel Salary Trend in London

Sentinel
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London +8 4 £54,500 -27.33%
Sentinel
England

Sentinel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 28 (93.33%) Asset Management
2 26 (86.67%) thinkFolio
3 24 (80.00%) SQL
3 24 (80.00%) StatPro
4 20 (66.67%) RDBMS
4 20 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (66.67%) webMethods
4 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 19 (63.33%) Fixed Income
6 17 (56.67%) Equities
7 13 (43.33%) LatentZero
7 13 (43.33%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (40.00%) HP
8 12 (40.00%) Integration Testing
9 10 (33.33%) Derivative
9 10 (33.33%) Investment Management
10 9 (30.00%) UNIX
11 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (23.33%) Minerva
12 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
13 6 (20.00%) Fidessa
13 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 6 (20.00%) Tesseract
13 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (16.67%) Charles River
14 5 (16.67%) Finance
14 5 (16.67%) Degree
15 4 (13.33%) C
15 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (13.33%) Misys

Sentinel
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (3.33%) TeamSite
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Drupal
1 1 (3.33%) WordPress
1 1 (3.33%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 13 (43.33%) LatentZero
2 7 (23.33%) Minerva
3 6 (20.00%) Tesseract
4 4 (13.33%) HiInvest
4 4 (13.33%) HiPerformance
4 4 (13.33%) HiPortfolio
4 4 (13.33%) Decalog
4 4 (13.33%) LongView
4 4 (13.33%) MultiFonds
4 4 (13.33%) Beauchamp
4 4 (13.33%) PORTIA
4 4 (13.33%) Advent Geneva
4 4 (13.33%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (13.33%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 4 (13.33%) Advent Moxy
4 4 (13.33%) Markit EDM
5 1 (3.33%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Front Office
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Analyst
2 17 (56.67%) Test Analyst
3 13 (43.33%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (43.33%) Systems Test Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 4 (13.33%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Junior
8 1 (3.33%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) XSLT
3 1 (3.33%) WebCenter
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Fixed Income
2 17 (56.67%) Equities
3 10 (33.33%) Derivative
4 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Life Science
5 1 (3.33%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Asset Management
2 12 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
6 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.00%) System Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (3.33%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Change Management
9 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.33%) Workflow
9 1 (3.33%) Information Security
9 1 (3.33%) Content Management
9 1 (3.33%) Fund Management
9 1 (3.33%) OO
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) C
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) VC++
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) thinkFolio
2 24 (80.00%) StatPro
3 20 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (66.67%) webMethods
4 12 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (20.00%) Fidessa
6 5 (16.67%) Charles River
7 4 (13.33%) Linedata
7 4 (13.33%) Advent
7 4 (13.33%) RIMES
7 4 (13.33%) BI-SAM
7 4 (13.33%) SunGard
7 4 (13.33%) Misys
7 4 (13.33%) IGEFI
7 4 (13.33%) SimCorp
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.33%) Reuters
9 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
9 1 (3.33%) Algorithmics