The table below looks at the statistics for thinkFolio skills 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 158 153 154
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 14 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.32% 0.099%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.37% 3.72% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -
thinkFolio
UK

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

Business Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
190 323 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.70% 8.73% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 154 247 212
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

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 Business Applications category.

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

thinkFolio
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

thinkFolio
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing thinkFolio across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in Scotland

thinkFolio
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 31 August 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
Edinburgh -1 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
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UK

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) Markit EDM
2 15 (68.18%) Asset Management
2 15 (68.18%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) Change Management
5 11 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
5 11 (50.00%) SDLC
6 10 (45.45%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) Investment Management
8 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (22.73%) Charles River
9 4 (18.18%) Front Office
10 3 (13.64%) LatentZero
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Bloomberg
10 3 (13.64%) ETL
10 3 (13.64%) Fidessa
10 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 2 (9.09%) Degree
12 1 (4.55%) Release Management
12 1 (4.55%) Private Banking
12 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Markit EDM
2 3 (13.64%) LatentZero
3 1 (4.55%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.55%) IT Support
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
1 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Equities
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Asset Management
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 11 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 11 (50.00%) Change Management
3 11 (50.00%) SDLC
4 6 (27.27%) Investment Management
5 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) ETL
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Release Management
7 1 (4.55%) People Management
7 1 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Charles River
2 3 (13.64%) Fidessa
2 3 (13.64%) Bloomberg
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Calypso
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Linedata
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Reuters
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