The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio over the 3 months to 14 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 Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within thinkFolio Limited.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
thinkFolio
Rank 796 808 774
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -34
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 100 64 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.059% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 84 53 108
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,550 £75,000 £80,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +23.07%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54919 52338 57185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.11% 48.03% 48.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44269 43013 48349
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

thinkFolio
Jobs Demand Trend

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

thinkFolio
Salary Trend

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

thinkFolio Salary Trend in the UK

thinkFolio
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing thinkFolio over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 within the UK.

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in the UK

thinkFolio
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing thinkFolio within the UK over the 3 months to 14 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
(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 +4 91 £65,000 +8.33% 12
London -9 91 £65,000 +8.33% 12
City of London +29 54 £66,250 +10.41% 9
Scotland -5 8 £37,500 - 3
Edinburgh -8 8 £37,500 - 3

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 180 (81.45%) Asset Management
2 139 (62.90%) Front Office
3 123 (55.66%) SQL
4 117 (52.94%) Charles River
5 113 (51.13%) Investment Management
6 98 (44.34%) LatentZero
7 92 (41.63%) Fixed Income
8 85 (38.46%) Markit EDM
9 60 (27.15%) Derivative
10 57 (25.79%) Finance
11 50 (22.62%) Fund Management
12 47 (21.27%) SQL Server
13 43 (19.46%) Business Analysis
14 40 (18.10%) Bloomberg
15 39 (17.65%) SimCorp
16 37 (16.74%) Equities
17 36 (16.29%) StatPro
18 34 (15.38%) Sentinel
19 33 (14.93%) Salesforce.com
20 32 (14.48%) Back Office
21 31 (14.03%) Fidessa
22 30 (13.57%) Microsoft
22 30 (13.57%) User Acceptance Testing
22 30 (13.57%) Relational Database
23 26 (11.76%) RDBMS
23 26 (11.76%) C#
24 24 (10.86%) webMethods
24 24 (10.86%) Portfolio Management
25 23 (10.41%) Project Management
25 23 (10.41%) VBA

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.36%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.45%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 98 (44.34%) LatentZero
2 85 (38.46%) Markit EDM
3 34 (15.38%) Sentinel
4 17 (7.69%) HiPortfolio
5 13 (5.88%) LongView
6 12 (5.43%) SimCorp Dimension
7 10 (4.52%) Beauchamp
7 10 (4.52%) MultiFonds
7 10 (4.52%) Decalog
7 10 (4.52%) HiInvest
7 10 (4.52%) HiPerformance
7 10 (4.52%) Advent Geneva
7 10 (4.52%) Eagle PACE
7 10 (4.52%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 10 (4.52%) Advent Moxy
8 8 (3.62%) Tesseract
8 8 (3.62%) Minerva
9 7 (3.17%) PORTIA
10 5 (2.26%) Summit
11 3 (1.36%) Eagle STAR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) HTTP
1 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.45%) DNS
1 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (21.27%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.57%) Relational Database
3 26 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.36%) SQLPlus
6 3 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Subversion
2 3 (1.36%) NUnit
3 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 139 (62.90%) Front Office
2 57 (25.79%) Finance
3 32 (14.48%) Back Office
4 15 (6.79%) Banking
5 11 (4.98%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.81%) Retail
7 2 (0.90%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 140 (63.35%) Analyst
2 69 (31.22%) Business Analyst
3 47 (21.27%) Applications Support
4 41 (18.55%) Support Analyst
5 37 (16.74%) Applications Support Analyst
6 31 (14.03%) Test Analyst
7 28 (12.67%) Developer
8 24 (10.86%) Consultant
9 18 (8.14%) Systems Analyst
10 15 (6.79%) Systems Test Analyst
11 14 (6.33%) Implementation Consultant
12 11 (4.98%) SQL Developer
13 9 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (3.62%) C# Developer
15 7 (3.17%) Senior Implementation Consultant
15 7 (3.17%) Senior Consultant
16 6 (2.71%) Project Manager
16 6 (2.71%) Support Manager
17 5 (2.26%) Technical Business Analyst
17 5 (2.26%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.05%) .NET
2 16 (7.24%) ASP.NET
3 11 (4.98%) WinForms
4 8 (3.62%) WCF
4 8 (3.62%) WPF
5 5 (2.26%) XML
6 3 (1.36%) XSD
6 3 (1.36%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.36%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.90%) XSLT
8 1 (0.45%) Middleware
8 1 (0.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 92 (41.63%) Fixed Income
2 60 (27.15%) Derivative
3 37 (16.74%) Equities
4 22 (9.95%) Hedge funds
5 17 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (5.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.14%) UNIX
2 15 (6.79%) Windows
3 1 (0.45%) HPUX
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (81.45%) Asset Management
2 113 (51.13%) Investment Management
3 50 (22.62%) Fund Management
4 43 (19.46%) Business Analysis
5 30 (13.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (10.86%) Portfolio Management
7 23 (10.41%) Project Management
8 20 (9.05%) Integration Testing
9 15 (6.79%) Analytics
10 14 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.33%) Data Analysis
11 13 (5.88%) Data Management
11 13 (5.88%) Unit Testing
12 11 (4.98%) ETL
12 11 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (4.52%) OO
13 10 (4.52%) Wealth Management
14 8 (3.62%) Workflow
14 8 (3.62%) Change Management
14 8 (3.62%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (55.66%) SQL
2 26 (11.76%) C#
3 23 (10.41%) VBA
4 15 (6.79%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.43%) C
6 11 (4.98%) Java
7 5 (2.26%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.81%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.81%) Python
9 3 (1.36%) Perl
10 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (8.60%) Degree
2 13 (5.88%) ISEB
3 3 (1.36%) CFA
4 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.17%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.45%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 18 (8.14%) Control-M
2 12 (5.43%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.90%) Foglight
4 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 117 (52.94%) Charles River
2 40 (18.10%) Bloomberg
3 39 (17.65%) SimCorp
4 36 (16.29%) StatPro
5 33 (14.93%) Salesforce.com
6 31 (14.03%) Fidessa
7 30 (13.57%) Microsoft
8 24 (10.86%) webMethods
9 13 (5.88%) Murex
9 13 (5.88%) RIMES
9 13 (5.88%) GoldenSource
10 12 (5.43%) Linedata
11 11 (4.98%) BI-SAM
12 10 (4.52%) Advent
12 10 (4.52%) IGEFI
12 10 (4.52%) HP
12 10 (4.52%) Misys
12 10 (4.52%) SunGard
13 9 (4.07%) Sophis
14 8 (3.62%) Oracle
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 13 days ago