The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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 thinkFolio Limited.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
thinkFolio
Rank 568 552 529
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 62 69 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.33% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 87
Average salary £63,750 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £46,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £84,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
thinkFolio
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
20908 21051 21989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.80% 47.22% 46.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17680 17215 18585
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

thinkFolio
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in London

thinkFolio
Salary Trend in London

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

thinkFolio Salary Trend in London

thinkFolio
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing thinkFolio across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in London

thinkFolio
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing thinkFolio 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 0 25 £75,000 +20.00% 1
thinkFolio
England

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 99 (72.26%) Asset Management
2 89 (64.96%) Front Office
3 86 (62.77%) Investment Management
4 75 (54.74%) SQL
5 70 (51.09%) Charles River
6 56 (40.88%) Fixed Income
7 46 (33.58%) Bloomberg
8 41 (29.93%) LatentZero
9 37 (27.01%) Derivative
10 36 (26.28%) Back Office
10 36 (26.28%) Finance
11 32 (23.36%) VBA
11 32 (23.36%) Markit EDM
12 31 (22.63%) SimCorp
13 28 (20.44%) SQL Server
14 27 (19.71%) StatPro
14 27 (19.71%) Equities
15 26 (18.98%) T-SQL
15 26 (18.98%) Sentinel
16 25 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (18.25%) Salesforce.com
17 24 (17.52%) SharePoint
17 24 (17.52%) Microsoft
17 24 (17.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 23 (16.79%) C#
18 23 (16.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 22 (16.06%) Relational Database
19 22 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (14.60%) RDBMS
20 20 (14.60%) webMethods

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (17.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.46%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (5.84%) MS Excel
1 8 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 41 (29.93%) LatentZero
2 32 (23.36%) Markit EDM
3 26 (18.98%) Sentinel
4 15 (10.95%) SimCorp Dimension
5 9 (6.57%) LongView
6 6 (4.38%) Tesseract
6 6 (4.38%) Minerva
7 5 (3.65%) HiPortfolio
8 4 (2.92%) Decalog
8 4 (2.92%) HiInvest
8 4 (2.92%) HiPerformance
8 4 (2.92%) MultiFonds
8 4 (2.92%) Beauchamp
8 4 (2.92%) PORTIA
8 4 (2.92%) Advent Geneva
8 4 (2.92%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (2.92%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 4 (2.92%) Advent Moxy
9 3 (2.19%) Front Arena
9 3 (2.19%) Capstone
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) FTP
2 1 (0.73%) VPN
2 1 (0.73%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (16.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (16.06%) Relational Database
5 20 (14.60%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.46%) MS Access
8 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (64.96%) Front Office
2 36 (26.28%) Back Office
2 36 (26.28%) Finance
3 2 (1.46%) Banking
3 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.46%) Marketing
4 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Legal
4 1 (0.73%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (59.85%) Analyst
2 36 (26.28%) Applications Support
3 35 (25.55%) Support Analyst
4 25 (18.25%) Business Analyst
5 21 (15.33%) Systems Analyst
6 19 (13.87%) Applications Support Analyst
7 18 (13.14%) Consultant
8 17 (12.41%) Test Analyst
9 15 (10.95%) Developer
10 13 (9.49%) Systems Test Analyst
11 11 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (6.57%) Management Consultant
13 8 (5.84%) Senior Business Analyst
13 8 (5.84%) Support Manager
13 8 (5.84%) Software Consultant
14 7 (5.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 5 (3.65%) Systems Support Analyst
15 5 (3.65%) Applications Manager
15 5 (3.65%) Systems Support
16 4 (2.92%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.11%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (4.38%) Middleware
3 3 (2.19%) .NET
3 3 (2.19%) WCF
3 3 (2.19%) WPF
4 2 (1.46%) Web Services
4 2 (1.46%) WinForms
5 1 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (40.88%) Fixed Income
2 37 (27.01%) Derivative
3 27 (19.71%) Equities
4 22 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (14.60%) Management Information System
6 10 (7.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (4.38%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.46%) Wiki
9 1 (0.73%) iPhone
9 1 (0.73%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.73%) SecurID
9 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.41%) Windows
2 11 (8.03%) UNIX
3 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.46%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (72.26%) Asset Management
2 86 (62.77%) Investment Management
3 25 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (13.87%) Fund Management
5 18 (13.14%) Business Analysis
6 16 (11.68%) Portfolio Management
7 13 (9.49%) Workflow
8 12 (8.76%) Integration Testing
8 12 (8.76%) Fund Accounting
8 12 (8.76%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.57%) Test Scripting
9 9 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (5.84%) Risk Management
11 7 (5.11%) System Testing
11 7 (5.11%) Configuration Management
12 6 (4.38%) ETL
12 6 (4.38%) Data Management
12 6 (4.38%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.38%) Incident Management
13 5 (3.65%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (54.74%) SQL
2 32 (23.36%) VBA
3 26 (18.98%) T-SQL
4 23 (16.79%) C#
5 5 (3.65%) Java
6 4 (2.92%) C
7 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.92%) ISEB
3 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) SLA
1 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (10.95%) Control-M
2 13 (9.49%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.46%) Foglight
Vendors
1 70 (51.09%) Charles River
2 46 (33.58%) Bloomberg
3 31 (22.63%) SimCorp
4 27 (19.71%) StatPro
5 25 (18.25%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (17.52%) Microsoft
7 20 (14.60%) webMethods
8 18 (13.14%) FactSet
9 15 (10.95%) Fidessa
10 11 (8.03%) HP
11 9 (6.57%) Oracle
12 7 (5.11%) BI-SAM
13 6 (4.38%) Linedata
14 4 (2.92%) Sophis
14 4 (2.92%) IGEFI
14 4 (2.92%) Informatica
14 4 (2.92%) SunGard
14 4 (2.92%) Murex
14 4 (2.92%) Misys
14 4 (2.92%) Advent