The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophis products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophis over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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 Sophis.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophis
Rank 598 585 615
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 15 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.066% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.075% 0.14% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 6
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £61,250
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -
Sophis
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19971 20047 20916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 48.13% 47.45% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16921 16257 17631
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Sophis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sophis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sophis
Salary Trend in London

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

Sophis Salary Trend in London

Sophis
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophis across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Sophis Salary Histogram in London

Sophis
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophis within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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 +4 6 £60,000 -7.69%
Sophis
England

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 15 (71.43%) Front Office
2 12 (57.14%) Asset Management
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) Charles River
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Bloomberg
4 9 (42.86%) Equities
5 8 (38.10%) Murex
5 8 (38.10%) FactSet
6 7 (33.33%) Investment Management
7 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
7 6 (28.57%) Fund Management
8 5 (23.81%) Middleware
8 5 (23.81%) VBA
8 5 (23.81%) UNIX
8 5 (23.81%) Derivative
8 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (19.05%) thinkFolio
9 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) XML
10 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (14.29%) ASIC
10 3 (14.29%) VBScript
10 3 (14.29%) VB
10 3 (14.29%) FpML
10 3 (14.29%) Fixed Income
10 3 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (14.29%) LatentZero

Sophis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) LatentZero
General
1 15 (71.43%) Front Office
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Applications Support
2 11 (52.38%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Report Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Murex Support
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) FpML
2 3 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Equities
2 5 (23.81%) Derivative
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (14.29%) ASIC
4 3 (14.29%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 7 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Fund Management
4 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) BCP
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VBA
3 3 (14.29%) VBScript
3 3 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) EMIR
1 3 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Charles River
2 9 (42.86%) Bloomberg
3 8 (38.10%) Murex
3 8 (38.10%) FactSet
4 4 (19.05%) thinkFolio
5 2 (9.52%) Calypso
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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