The table below looks at the statistics for Sentinel skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sentinel over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 885 879 865
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 12 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.010% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.14% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 10
Average salary £48,750 £67,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +31.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £46,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £75,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-37.64% -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8822 8828 9140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.88% 8.06% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7095 6773 7375
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sentinel Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sentinel
Salary Trend

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

Sentinel Salary Trend in the UK

Sentinel
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sentinel over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Sentinel Salary Histogram in the UK

Sentinel
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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 -1 12 £48,750 -27.77% 1
London +25 11 £50,000 -28.57% 1
City of London +27 4 £54,500 -27.33%
Pontefract - 1 £26,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £26,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £26,500 -

Sentinel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel.

1 28 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 26 (74.29%) thinkFolio
3 25 (71.43%) SQL
4 24 (68.57%) StatPro
5 20 (57.14%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (57.14%) webMethods
5 20 (57.14%) RDBMS
5 20 (57.14%) Relational Database
6 19 (54.29%) Fixed Income
7 17 (48.57%) Equities
8 13 (37.14%) LatentZero
8 13 (37.14%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (34.29%) HP
9 12 (34.29%) Integration Testing
10 10 (28.57%) Investment Management
10 10 (28.57%) Derivative
11 9 (25.71%) UNIX
12 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
13 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (20.00%) Minerva
14 6 (17.14%) Tesseract
14 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
14 6 (17.14%) Fidessa
15 5 (14.29%) Charles River
15 5 (14.29%) C
15 5 (14.29%) Degree
15 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
15 5 (14.29%) Finance
16 4 (11.43%) Beauchamp

Sentinel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) CMS
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) TeamSite
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) Drupal
2 1 (2.86%) WordPress
2 1 (2.86%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (37.14%) LatentZero
2 7 (20.00%) Minerva
3 6 (17.14%) Tesseract
4 4 (11.43%) MultiFonds
4 4 (11.43%) HiInvest
4 4 (11.43%) HiPerformance
4 4 (11.43%) HiPortfolio
4 4 (11.43%) Decalog
4 4 (11.43%) LongView
4 4 (11.43%) Beauchamp
4 4 (11.43%) PORTIA
4 4 (11.43%) Advent Geneva
4 4 (11.43%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (11.43%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 4 (11.43%) Advent Moxy
4 4 (11.43%) Markit EDM
5 1 (2.86%) Global One
5 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) VoIP
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 20 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Front Office
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Analyst
2 17 (48.57%) Test Analyst
3 13 (37.14%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (37.14%) Systems Test Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.43%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Junior
8 1 (2.86%) Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) XSLT
4 1 (2.86%) XHTML
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.86%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Fixed Income
2 17 (48.57%) Equities
3 10 (28.57%) Derivative
4 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) Life Science
6 1 (2.86%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.86%) CCTV
6 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 12 (34.29%) Integration Testing
3 10 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.57%) SIEM
8 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.57%) System Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.86%) Functional Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Security Architecture
10 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.86%) Workflow
10 1 (2.86%) Information Security
10 1 (2.86%) Change Management
10 1 (2.86%) Security Management
10 1 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) C
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) C++
3 3 (8.57%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) ACSA
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) vSphere
1 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) thinkFolio
2 24 (68.57%) StatPro
3 20 (57.14%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (57.14%) webMethods
4 12 (34.29%) HP
5 6 (17.14%) Fidessa
6 5 (14.29%) Charles River
7 4 (11.43%) IGEFI
7 4 (11.43%) SimCorp
7 4 (11.43%) Linedata
7 4 (11.43%) SunGard
7 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.43%) Misys
7 4 (11.43%) Advent
7 4 (11.43%) RIMES
7 4 (11.43%) BI-SAM
8 1 (2.86%) Reuters
8 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) Algorithmics