The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 878 847 874
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 26 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.29% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 17
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 -
% change year-on-year
-5.06% -
Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
9013 8644 9828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.75% 7.94% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7071 6796 8205
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%

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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Sentinel Salary Histogram in the UK

Sentinel
Top 5 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 23 July 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
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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 -38 26 £55,000 -15.38% 1
London -30 22 £55,000 -15.38% 1
City of London -3 14 £61,000 -18.66%
Birmingham +10 4 £37,500 -3.84%
West Midlands +4 4 £37,500 -3.84%

Sentinel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 34 (85.00%) thinkFolio
2 33 (82.50%) Asset Management
3 32 (80.00%) StatPro
4 26 (65.00%) SQL
5 24 (60.00%) RDBMS
5 24 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
5 24 (60.00%) Relational Database
6 23 (57.50%) webMethods
7 19 (47.50%) Integration Testing
8 18 (45.00%) Equities
8 18 (45.00%) Fixed Income
9 14 (35.00%) LatentZero
10 13 (32.50%) UNIX
10 13 (32.50%) Derivative
11 11 (27.50%) Investment Management
11 11 (27.50%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (27.50%) Fidessa
12 10 (25.00%) Tesseract
12 10 (25.00%) Minerva
13 9 (22.50%) C
13 9 (22.50%) HP
14 8 (20.00%) HiInvest
14 8 (20.00%) HiPerformance
14 8 (20.00%) HiPortfolio
14 8 (20.00%) Decalog
14 8 (20.00%) Linedata
14 8 (20.00%) LongView
14 8 (20.00%) Charles River
14 8 (20.00%) SunGard
14 8 (20.00%) Misys

Sentinel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (35.00%) LatentZero
2 10 (25.00%) Tesseract
2 10 (25.00%) Minerva
3 8 (20.00%) MultiFonds
3 8 (20.00%) Beauchamp
3 8 (20.00%) PORTIA
3 8 (20.00%) Advent Geneva
3 8 (20.00%) Eagle PACE
3 8 (20.00%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 8 (20.00%) Advent Moxy
3 8 (20.00%) Markit EDM
3 8 (20.00%) HiInvest
3 8 (20.00%) HiPerformance
3 8 (20.00%) HiPortfolio
3 8 (20.00%) Decalog
3 8 (20.00%) LongView
4 1 (2.50%) Capstone
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 24 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Front Office
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Analyst
2 21 (52.50%) Test Analyst
3 13 (32.50%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (32.50%) Systems Test Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Implementation Consultant
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (20.00%) Consultant
4 8 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Fixed Income
1 18 (45.00%) Equities
2 13 (32.50%) Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Asset Management
2 19 (47.50%) Integration Testing
3 11 (27.50%) Investment Management
4 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (12.50%) System Testing
5 5 (12.50%) SIEM
6 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (2.50%) Fund Management
9 1 (2.50%) Security Management
9 1 (2.50%) OOP
9 1 (2.50%) OO
9 1 (2.50%) Cyber Security
9 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) C
3 3 (7.50%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) CISSP
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.50%) ACSA
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) thinkFolio
2 32 (80.00%) StatPro
3 24 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
4 23 (57.50%) webMethods
5 11 (27.50%) Fidessa
6 9 (22.50%) HP
7 8 (20.00%) SunGard
7 8 (20.00%) Linedata
7 8 (20.00%) Charles River
7 8 (20.00%) IGEFI
7 8 (20.00%) Misys
7 8 (20.00%) SimCorp
7 8 (20.00%) Advent
7 8 (20.00%) RIMES
7 8 (20.00%) BI-SAM
8 1 (2.50%) Rapid7
8 1 (2.50%) Splunk
8 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.50%) MarketAxess
8 1 (2.50%) Qualys