The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of thinkFolio products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited thinkFolio over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
thinkFolio
Rank 160 153 159
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.063% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £52,500
thinkFolio
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1665 1565 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.06% 49.60% 49.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 1039 1064
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

thinkFolio
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Salary Trend in Scotland

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

thinkFolio Salary Trend in Scotland

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Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing thinkFolio within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Edinburgh -5 11 £40,000 -
thinkFolio
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (78.57%) Markit EDM
2 9 (64.29%) Fidessa
3 8 (57.14%) Bloomberg
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Asset Management
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
6 5 (35.71%) Investment Management
7 4 (28.57%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) XSLT
7 4 (28.57%) Front Office
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 3 (21.43%) Charles River
8 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (14.29%) Project Management
9 2 (14.29%) ISEB
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
9 2 (14.29%) Release Management
10 1 (7.14%) Degree
10 1 (7.14%) Subversion
10 1 (7.14%) SLA
10 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (7.14%) Time Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Front Office
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 10 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 10 (71.43%) Applications Support
2 10 (71.43%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Investment Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Fidessa
2 8 (57.14%) Bloomberg
3 3 (21.43%) Charles River
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft