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 19 September 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 thinkFolio Limited.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
thinkFolio
Rank 815 783 772
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -11
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 87 93 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 73 72 106
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £55,000

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
54348 51006 56396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.48% 47.80% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43047 41854 47152
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -35 74 £63,750 +2.00% 7
London -44 74 £63,750 +2.00% 7
City of London +10 49 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Edinburgh -1 13 £40,000 -
Scotland -4 13 £40,000 -

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 149 (82.78%) Asset Management
2 106 (58.89%) Front Office
3 101 (56.11%) SQL
4 98 (54.44%) Investment Management
5 84 (46.67%) Charles River
6 73 (40.56%) Fixed Income
7 65 (36.11%) Markit EDM
8 61 (33.89%) LatentZero
9 52 (28.89%) Derivative
10 46 (25.56%) Bloomberg
11 41 (22.78%) SQL Server
12 39 (21.67%) Finance
13 36 (20.00%) SimCorp
14 35 (19.44%) Sentinel
15 34 (18.89%) StatPro
16 33 (18.33%) Salesforce.com
16 33 (18.33%) Business Analysis
17 32 (17.78%) Fidessa
18 31 (17.22%) Equities
18 31 (17.22%) Fund Management
19 30 (16.67%) Back Office
20 28 (15.56%) Relational Database
21 27 (15.00%) Microsoft
22 26 (14.44%) RDBMS
22 26 (14.44%) webMethods
23 23 (12.78%) Portfolio Management
24 21 (11.67%) VBA
25 20 (11.11%) T-SQL
26 19 (10.56%) Integration Testing
27 17 (9.44%) Management Information System

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.11%) MS Office
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 65 (36.11%) Markit EDM
2 61 (33.89%) LatentZero
3 35 (19.44%) Sentinel
4 14 (7.78%) SimCorp Dimension
5 13 (7.22%) HiPortfolio
6 11 (6.11%) LongView
7 8 (4.44%) Tesseract
7 8 (4.44%) Minerva
7 8 (4.44%) Eagle PACE
8 7 (3.89%) Advent Geneva
8 7 (3.89%) MultiFonds
9 6 (3.33%) Beauchamp
9 6 (3.33%) PORTIA
9 6 (3.33%) Decalog
9 6 (3.33%) HiInvest
9 6 (3.33%) HiPerformance
9 6 (3.33%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 6 (3.33%) Advent Moxy
10 3 (1.67%) Front Arena
11 2 (1.11%) Monis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.22%) FTP
2 1 (0.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.56%) DNS
2 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.56%) Relational Database
3 26 (14.44%) RDBMS
4 12 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.67%) Subversion
1 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.11%) NUnit
2 2 (1.11%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 106 (58.89%) Front Office
2 39 (21.67%) Finance
3 30 (16.67%) Back Office
4 7 (3.89%) Banking
5 6 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.11%) Local Government
6 2 (1.11%) Retail
6 2 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 121 (67.22%) Analyst
2 50 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 47 (26.11%) Applications Support
4 43 (23.89%) Support Analyst
5 33 (18.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 28 (15.56%) Test Analyst
7 23 (12.78%) Systems Analyst
8 20 (11.11%) Consultant
9 16 (8.89%) Developer
10 14 (7.78%) Systems Test Analyst
11 9 (5.00%) Support Manager
12 8 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (3.89%) Business Consultant
13 7 (3.89%) Implementation Consultant
13 7 (3.89%) Senior Test Analyst
13 7 (3.89%) Software Consultant
14 6 (3.33%) Senior Implementation Consultant
14 6 (3.33%) Applications Manager
14 6 (3.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
14 6 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.00%) XML
2 8 (4.44%) .NET
3 6 (3.33%) XSLT
4 5 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.67%) WCF
6 3 (1.67%) WPF
7 2 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.11%) Web Services
7 2 (1.11%) XSD
7 2 (1.11%) WinForms
8 1 (0.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 73 (40.56%) Fixed Income
2 52 (28.89%) Derivative
3 31 (17.22%) Equities
4 17 (9.44%) Management Information System
5 16 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.78%) Hedge funds
7 13 (7.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.22%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.56%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.89%) UNIX
2 6 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (82.78%) Asset Management
2 98 (54.44%) Investment Management
3 33 (18.33%) Business Analysis
4 31 (17.22%) Fund Management
5 23 (12.78%) Portfolio Management
6 19 (10.56%) Integration Testing
7 15 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (7.78%) Data Analysis
9 11 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (5.56%) Workflow
10 10 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.56%) Test Scripting
10 10 (5.56%) Analytics
10 10 (5.56%) Fund Accounting
10 10 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.00%) Project Management
12 8 (4.44%) Change Management
12 8 (4.44%) ITIL
12 8 (4.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 101 (56.11%) SQL
2 21 (11.67%) VBA
3 20 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 17 (9.44%) C#
5 9 (5.00%) C
6 4 (2.22%) Java
7 2 (1.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.11%) VB
7 2 (1.11%) Python
8 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (7.78%) Degree
2 11 (6.11%) ISEB
3 2 (1.11%) CFA
4 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.33%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) SLA
3 2 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.56%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 15 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (7.78%) Control-M
3 3 (1.67%) Foglight
Vendors
1 84 (46.67%) Charles River
2 46 (25.56%) Bloomberg
3 36 (20.00%) SimCorp
4 34 (18.89%) StatPro
5 33 (18.33%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (17.78%) Fidessa
7 27 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 26 (14.44%) webMethods
9 13 (7.22%) HP
10 10 (5.56%) Linedata
11 8 (4.44%) BI-SAM
11 8 (4.44%) GoldenSource
12 7 (3.89%) Sophis
12 7 (3.89%) IGEFI
12 7 (3.89%) Advent
12 7 (3.89%) RIMES
12 7 (3.89%) SunGard
12 7 (3.89%) Misys
13 6 (3.33%) Oracle
14 5 (2.78%) Informatica
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