The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 London region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophis
Rank 640 588 650
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +62
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 22 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.051% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.095% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 19
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 £50,000 £69,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £117,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23227 21475 26417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.80% 47.25% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19113 17719 22622
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,475 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophis
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -25 2 £55,000 -31.25%
Sophis
England

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 27 (52.94%) Front Office
2 22 (43.14%) SQL
3 21 (41.18%) Banking
4 20 (39.22%) Investment Banking
5 19 (37.25%) Hedge funds
5 19 (37.25%) Murex
6 17 (33.33%) Asset Management
7 16 (31.37%) C#
8 15 (29.41%) Calypso
8 15 (29.41%) Finance
9 14 (27.45%) Charles River
9 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
10 13 (25.49%) WPF
10 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
10 13 (25.49%) Derivative
10 13 (25.49%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (19.61%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (19.61%) Equities
12 9 (17.65%) Investment Management
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle
12 9 (17.65%) UNIX
13 8 (15.69%) Bloomberg
13 8 (15.69%) Analytics
13 8 (15.69%) LatentZero
14 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
14 7 (13.73%) Portfolio Management
14 7 (13.73%) Degree
14 7 (13.73%) Java
15 6 (11.76%) VBA
15 6 (11.76%) Sybase

Sophis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.96%) Confluence
1 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) LatentZero
2 5 (9.80%) Summit
3 4 (7.84%) HiPortfolio
3 4 (7.84%) Markit EDM
4 2 (3.92%) Kondor+
5 1 (1.96%) Sophis RISQUE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
1 1 (1.96%) DHCP
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 27 (52.94%) Front Office
2 21 (41.18%) Banking
3 20 (39.22%) Investment Banking
4 15 (29.41%) Finance
5 3 (5.88%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Analyst
2 23 (45.10%) Applications Support
3 19 (37.25%) Support Specialist
4 16 (31.37%) Applications Support Specialist
4 16 (31.37%) Applications Specialist
5 14 (27.45%) Business Analyst
6 9 (17.65%) Support Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Business Test Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.92%) Systems Support
10 2 (3.92%) Risk Analyst
11 1 (1.96%) Systems Support Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) Support Manager
11 1 (1.96%) Applications Support Manager
11 1 (1.96%) Junior Business Analyst
11 1 (1.96%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) WPF
2 2 (3.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Hedge funds
2 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
3 13 (25.49%) Derivative
4 10 (19.61%) Equity Derivative
4 10 (19.61%) Equities
5 4 (7.84%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.92%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.96%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.96%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (1.96%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.96%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) UNIX
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Solaris
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 9 (17.65%) Investment Management
3 8 (15.69%) Analytics
4 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
4 7 (13.73%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (11.76%) Fund Management
6 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Manual Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Greeks
8 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (3.92%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (3.92%) Scrum
9 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.96%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (1.96%) Cash Management
10 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Integration Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) SQL
2 16 (31.37%) C#
3 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
4 7 (13.73%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) VBA
6 3 (5.88%) sed
6 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) C++
6 3 (5.88%) VBScript
6 3 (5.88%) VB
6 3 (5.88%) C
7 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) CFA
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Xen
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Murex
2 15 (29.41%) Calypso
3 14 (27.45%) Charles River
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle
5 8 (15.69%) Bloomberg
6 6 (11.76%) Sybase
6 6 (11.76%) thinkFolio
7 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.84%) Reuters
8 4 (7.84%) VMware
8 4 (7.84%) SimCorp
9 3 (5.88%) FactSet
9 3 (5.88%) HP
10 2 (3.92%) OpenLink
11 1 (1.96%) Wall Street Systems
11 1 (1.96%) Perforce
11 1 (1.96%) Citrix
11 1 (1.96%) Fidessa
11 1 (1.96%) SunGard