The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataSynapse products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DataSynapse
Rank 821 854 810
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -44
Permanent jobs citing DataSynapse 59 25 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.023% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.049% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 16 79
Average salary £80,000 £120,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £120,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52922 51507 53578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.90% 47.79% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43371 41141 45089
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DataSynapse within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

DataSynapse Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DataSynapse
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DataSynapse within the UK.

DataSynapse Salary Trend in the UK

DataSynapse
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DataSynapse over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

DataSynapse Salary Histogram in the UK

DataSynapse
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DataSynapse within the UK 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
England +32 59 £80,000 -33.33% 1
London +23 56 £82,500 -31.25% 1
City of London +15 12 £72,500 -39.58%
South East - 3 £35,000 -
Reigate - 3 £35,000 -
Surrey - 3 £35,000 -

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse.

1 98 (83.76%) Java
2 77 (65.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 57 (48.72%) Oracle
4 56 (47.86%) Fixed Income
5 52 (44.44%) Front Office
6 51 (43.59%) C++
7 49 (41.88%) XML
8 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (39.32%) Windows
10 43 (36.75%) Multithreading
11 40 (34.19%) SQL
11 40 (34.19%) Finance
12 39 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 37 (31.62%) Banking
14 36 (30.77%) Sybase
15 35 (29.91%) Linux
15 35 (29.91%) Derivative
16 34 (29.06%) C#
16 34 (29.06%) Grid Computing
17 29 (24.79%) Hadoop
18 27 (23.08%) .NET
18 27 (23.08%) Solaris
19 26 (22.22%) IIS
19 26 (22.22%) Apache
20 25 (21.37%) HTTP
20 25 (21.37%) IBM
20 25 (21.37%) TIBCO
20 25 (21.37%) Rendezvous
21 23 (19.66%) Middleware
21 23 (19.66%) Performance Tuning

DataSynapse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 77 (65.81%) Oracle Coherence
2 26 (22.22%) IIS
2 26 (22.22%) Apache
3 21 (17.95%) Tomcat
3 21 (17.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 21 (17.95%) WebSphere
4 13 (11.11%) Confluence
5 6 (5.13%) GemFire
6 5 (4.27%) JBoss
7 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (17.95%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.37%) HTTP
2 21 (17.95%) LAN
2 21 (17.95%) WAN
2 21 (17.95%) NAS
2 21 (17.95%) FCoE
2 21 (17.95%) Fibre Channel
2 21 (17.95%) Multicast
2 21 (17.95%) SAN
3 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (24.79%) Hadoop
3 22 (18.80%) HBase
4 14 (11.97%) Big Data
5 13 (11.11%) OLAP
6 9 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
7 8 (6.84%) Relational Database
8 7 (5.98%) DB2
8 7 (5.98%) RDBMS
8 7 (5.98%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
9 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.42%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.85%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (14.53%) Subversion
2 16 (13.68%) JIRA
3 14 (11.97%) Maven
4 13 (11.11%) Hudson
5 10 (8.55%) FindBugs
6 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.71%) JUnit
8 2 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.85%) Moq
9 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 52 (44.44%) Front Office
2 40 (34.19%) Finance
3 37 (31.62%) Banking
4 19 (16.24%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 75 (64.10%) Developer
2 42 (35.90%) Java Developer
3 21 (17.95%) Architect
4 20 (17.09%) Quantitative Developer
5 19 (16.24%) Infrastructure Architect
6 18 (15.38%) C++ Developer
6 18 (15.38%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 16 (13.68%) Lead Architect
8 15 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (11.97%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 13 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.13%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Team Leader
13 4 (3.42%) Java Team Leader
13 4 (3.42%) Technical Leader
13 4 (3.42%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (41.88%) XML
2 27 (23.08%) .NET
3 25 (21.37%) Rendezvous
4 23 (19.66%) Middleware
5 21 (17.95%) XSLT
5 21 (17.95%) HTML
6 17 (14.53%) Spring
7 16 (13.68%) JMS
8 14 (11.97%) Hibernate
9 13 (11.11%) FpML
9 13 (11.11%) SOAP
9 13 (11.11%) REST
10 6 (5.13%) WCF
11 4 (3.42%) RESTful
11 4 (3.42%) Web Services
12 3 (2.56%) J2SE
12 3 (2.56%) Murex Flex
13 2 (1.71%) STL
14 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
14 1 (0.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 56 (47.86%) Fixed Income
2 35 (29.91%) Derivative
3 34 (29.06%) Grid Computing
4 20 (17.09%) Mathematics
4 20 (17.09%) Physics
5 17 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (11.97%) Computer Science
7 11 (9.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (8.55%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (7.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 8 (6.84%) Credit Risk
11 7 (5.98%) Mainframe
12 6 (5.13%) Equities
12 6 (5.13%) Data Structures
13 3 (2.56%) Algorithms
13 3 (2.56%) Market Risk
14 2 (1.71%) Equity Risk
15 1 (0.85%) Open Source
15 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
15 1 (0.85%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 46 (39.32%) Windows
2 35 (29.91%) Linux
3 27 (23.08%) Solaris
4 19 (16.24%) UNIX
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (36.75%) Multithreading
3 23 (19.66%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (17.95%) OO
5 20 (17.09%) Benchmarking
6 14 (11.97%) Low Latency
7 9 (7.69%) Analytics
7 9 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.98%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.27%) UML
9 5 (4.27%) SOA
10 4 (3.42%) Line Management
10 4 (3.42%) ITIL
10 4 (3.42%) Workflow
11 3 (2.56%) TDD
11 3 (2.56%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.56%) Functional Programming
12 2 (1.71%) Project Planning
13 1 (0.85%) Automated Testing
13 1 (0.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (83.76%) Java
2 51 (43.59%) C++
3 40 (34.19%) SQL
4 34 (29.06%) C#
5 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
6 13 (11.11%) Groovy
7 7 (5.98%) Scala
8 5 (4.27%) Python
9 4 (3.42%) VBA
10 3 (2.56%) C
11 2 (1.71%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.85%) VB6
12 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) MCSE
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 21 (17.95%) NFS
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle RAC
1 21 (17.95%) SRDF
2 5 (4.27%) Platform Symphony
3 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Xen
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) GridGain
4 1 (0.85%) KVM
Vendors
1 57 (48.72%) Oracle
2 36 (30.77%) Sybase
3 25 (21.37%) IBM
3 25 (21.37%) TIBCO
4 21 (17.95%) EMC
4 21 (17.95%) Intel
4 21 (17.95%) Cisco
4 21 (17.95%) NetApp
4 21 (17.95%) 29West
5 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
6 9 (7.69%) Murex
7 5 (4.27%) Terracotta
8 3 (2.56%) Citrix
8 3 (2.56%) TOWER Software
9 2 (1.71%) GigaSpaces
10 1 (0.85%) VMware