The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 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 thinkFolio Limited.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
thinkFolio
Rank 835 811 792
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -19
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 43 82 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.080% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.085% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 62 88
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £56,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +10.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -29.16%

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
50619 48789 51798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.81% 47.56% 47.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41690 38717 43254
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in the UK

thinkFolio
Top 3 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 30 January 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
London -36 43 £67,500 +8.00% 12
England -40 43 £67,500 +8.00% 12
City of London -13 20 £65,000 - 5

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 79 (64.75%) Asset Management
2 78 (63.93%) Front Office
3 77 (63.11%) Investment Management
4 64 (52.46%) SQL
5 60 (49.18%) Charles River
6 50 (40.98%) Bloomberg
7 46 (37.70%) Fixed Income
8 39 (31.97%) LatentZero
9 31 (25.41%) Back Office
9 31 (25.41%) T-SQL
10 30 (24.59%) Microsoft
10 30 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (22.95%) Finance
12 27 (22.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 26 (21.31%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (21.31%) SharePoint
13 26 (21.31%) VBA
14 25 (20.49%) C#
14 25 (20.49%) SimCorp
14 25 (20.49%) Markit EDM
15 24 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (18.85%) Derivative
17 22 (18.03%) Equities
18 21 (17.21%) StatPro
18 21 (17.21%) Fund Management
18 21 (17.21%) FactSet
19 20 (16.39%) Sentinel
20 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
20 18 (14.75%) Windows
21 17 (13.93%) Salesforce.com

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 26 (21.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (31.97%) LatentZero
2 25 (20.49%) Markit EDM
3 20 (16.39%) Sentinel
4 11 (9.02%) SimCorp Dimension
5 7 (5.74%) LongView
6 4 (3.28%) Front Arena
6 4 (3.28%) Tesseract
6 4 (3.28%) Minerva
7 3 (2.46%) Capstone
8 2 (1.64%) Beauchamp
8 2 (1.64%) PORTIA
8 2 (1.64%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 2 (1.64%) Advent Moxy
8 2 (1.64%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (1.64%) Advent Geneva
8 2 (1.64%) MultiFonds
8 2 (1.64%) HiInvest
8 2 (1.64%) HiPerformance
8 2 (1.64%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (1.64%) Decalog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) FTP
2 1 (0.82%) ADSL
2 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (22.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
4 17 (13.93%) Relational Database
5 16 (13.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.64%) MS Access
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (63.93%) Front Office
2 31 (25.41%) Back Office
3 28 (22.95%) Finance
4 2 (1.64%) Marketing
5 1 (0.82%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (63.11%) Analyst
2 35 (28.69%) Support Analyst
2 35 (28.69%) Applications Support
3 24 (19.67%) Business Analyst
4 20 (16.39%) Applications Support Analyst
5 17 (13.93%) Systems Analyst
6 16 (13.11%) Developer
7 14 (11.48%) Test Analyst
8 13 (10.66%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (9.84%) Support Manager
10 11 (9.02%) Senior Business Analyst
11 10 (8.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (8.20%) Systems Test Analyst
12 9 (7.38%) Consultant
12 9 (7.38%) Applications Manager
13 5 (4.10%) Management Consultant
13 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
13 5 (4.10%) Systems Support
13 5 (4.10%) Systems Support Analyst
14 4 (3.28%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.38%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (4.92%) Middleware
3 5 (4.10%) XML
3 5 (4.10%) .NET
4 4 (3.28%) XSLT
5 1 (0.82%) Web Services
5 1 (0.82%) WinForms
5 1 (0.82%) WCF
5 1 (0.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (37.70%) Fixed Income
2 24 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (18.85%) Derivative
4 22 (18.03%) Equities
5 13 (10.66%) Management Information System
6 10 (8.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (7.38%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.64%) Wiki
9 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.82%) iPhone
9 1 (0.82%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.82%) SecurID
9 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.75%) Windows
2 8 (6.56%) UNIX
3 2 (1.64%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (64.75%) Asset Management
2 77 (63.11%) Investment Management
3 26 (21.31%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (17.21%) Fund Management
5 16 (13.11%) Business Analysis
6 10 (8.20%) Risk Management
7 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
7 9 (7.38%) Integration Testing
7 9 (7.38%) Portfolio Management
8 8 (6.56%) Test Scripting
9 7 (5.74%) Data Management
9 7 (5.74%) System Testing
10 6 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.92%) Workflow
11 5 (4.10%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.10%) ITIL
11 5 (4.10%) ETL
11 5 (4.10%) OO
11 5 (4.10%) Fund Accounting
11 5 (4.10%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (52.46%) SQL
2 31 (25.41%) T-SQL
3 26 (21.31%) VBA
4 25 (20.49%) C#
5 4 (3.28%) Java
6 2 (1.64%) C
7 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) ISEB
3 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (6.56%) Control-M
3 1 (0.82%) Foglight
Vendors
1 60 (49.18%) Charles River
2 50 (40.98%) Bloomberg
3 30 (24.59%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.49%) SimCorp
5 21 (17.21%) StatPro
5 21 (17.21%) FactSet
6 17 (13.93%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (13.11%) webMethods
8 12 (9.84%) Fidessa
9 10 (8.20%) Oracle
10 9 (7.38%) HP
11 5 (4.10%) BI-SAM
12 4 (3.28%) GoldenSource
12 4 (3.28%) Sophis
12 4 (3.28%) Murex
12 4 (3.28%) Actuate
13 3 (2.46%) Informatica
13 3 (2.46%) Linedata
13 3 (2.46%) Algorithmics
14 2 (1.64%) RIMES
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