The table below looks at the statistics for thinkFolio skills 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 876 872 889
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 80 107 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.096% 0.088%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.09% 1.30% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 65 85 83
Average salary £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £87,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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
7332 8200 9597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.09% 7.38% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5786 6561 7371
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -

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 Business Applications 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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in the UK

thinkFolio
Top 8 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 29 April 2016. 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 -30 66 £67,500 -10.00% 7
London -29 65 £67,500 -10.00% 7
City of London +11 18 £75,000 - 5
Edinburgh +18 14 £50,000 -4.76%
Scotland +3 14 £50,000 -4.76%
Street - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 145 (73.60%) Charles River
2 134 (68.02%) Investment Management
3 125 (63.45%) Asset Management
4 113 (57.36%) Front Office
5 98 (49.75%) Finance
6 91 (46.19%) Markit EDM
7 78 (39.59%) SQL
8 70 (35.53%) LatentZero
9 59 (29.95%) Fixed Income
10 58 (29.44%) SQL Server
11 56 (28.43%) Back Office
12 54 (27.41%) Project Management
13 53 (26.90%) SimCorp
14 51 (25.89%) Bloomberg
15 50 (25.38%) Fidessa
16 47 (23.86%) Oracle
17 43 (21.83%) C#
18 40 (20.30%) Linedata
18 40 (20.30%) Eze Castle Integration
19 36 (18.27%) Windows
20 34 (17.26%) MultiFonds
21 33 (16.75%) Degree
22 32 (16.24%) Business Analysis
23 30 (15.23%) Hi Portfolio
24 29 (14.72%) Decalog
24 29 (14.72%) HiInvest
25 28 (14.21%) Banking
25 28 (14.21%) Portfolio Management
26 27 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
26 27 (13.71%) Investment Banking

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (2.54%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.54%) Skype for Business
1 5 (2.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 91 (46.19%) Markit EDM
2 70 (35.53%) LatentZero
3 34 (17.26%) MultiFonds
4 30 (15.23%) Hi Portfolio
5 29 (14.72%) Decalog
5 29 (14.72%) HiInvest
6 25 (12.69%) LongView
7 24 (12.18%) Advent Moxy
7 24 (12.18%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 24 (12.18%) Beauchamp
7 24 (12.18%) Eagle PACE
7 24 (12.18%) Eze OMS
7 24 (12.18%) Tradar
8 22 (11.17%) PORTIA
9 20 (10.15%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
10 14 (7.11%) Front Arena
11 13 (6.60%) SimCorp Dimension
12 7 (3.55%) Sentinel
13 6 (3.05%) Minerva
13 6 (3.05%) Tesseract
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.63%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.60%) LAN
2 13 (6.60%) WAN
3 12 (6.09%) Multicast
3 12 (6.09%) SAN
4 5 (2.54%) ADSL
4 5 (2.54%) VPN
5 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (29.44%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (12.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (8.63%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.09%) MySQL
4 12 (6.09%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.54%) MS Access
6 5 (2.54%) SQLPlus
7 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (5.58%) JIRA
2 2 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 113 (57.36%) Front Office
2 98 (49.75%) Finance
3 56 (28.43%) Back Office
4 28 (14.21%) Banking
5 27 (13.71%) Investment Banking
6 15 (7.61%) Financial Institution
7 12 (6.09%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 97 (49.24%) Analyst
2 57 (28.93%) Applications Support
3 56 (28.43%) Support Analyst
4 41 (20.81%) Business Analyst
5 38 (19.29%) Applications Support Analyst
6 28 (14.21%) thinkFolio Analyst
7 20 (10.15%) Consultant
8 19 (9.64%) Architect
8 19 (9.64%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (9.14%) thinkFolio Support
10 17 (8.63%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
11 16 (8.12%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (8.12%) thinkFolio Business Analyst
12 13 (6.60%) Implementation Consultant
13 12 (6.09%) Senior Consultant
14 11 (5.58%) Front Office Business Analyst
15 10 (5.08%) Asset Management Analyst
15 10 (5.08%) Senior Business Analyst
15 10 (5.08%) Service Analyst
16 9 (4.57%) Asset Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.20%) .NET
2 17 (8.63%) FIX Protocol
3 16 (8.12%) ASP.NET
4 9 (4.57%) WPF
5 4 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.52%) WCF
7 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.02%) XML
7 2 (1.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 59 (29.95%) Fixed Income
2 27 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (11.17%) Equities
4 19 (9.64%) Hedge funds
5 17 (8.63%) Derivative
6 14 (7.11%) Computer Science
6 14 (7.11%) Economics
7 12 (6.09%) Data Centre
7 12 (6.09%) Grid Computing
8 8 (4.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (2.54%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.54%) Data Integration
9 5 (2.54%) iPhone
9 5 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.54%) RSA SecurID
10 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.27%) Windows
2 13 (6.60%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.09%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.06%) Unix
5 5 (2.54%) Android
5 5 (2.54%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (68.02%) Investment Management
2 125 (63.45%) Asset Management
3 54 (27.41%) Project Management
4 32 (16.24%) Business Analysis
5 28 (14.21%) Portfolio Management
6 26 (13.20%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (12.69%) Fund Management
8 24 (12.18%) Wealth Management
9 23 (11.68%) Electronic Trading
10 19 (9.64%) ETL
11 18 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (8.63%) Change Control
13 14 (7.11%) SDLC
14 13 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (6.09%) High Availability
15 12 (6.09%) People Management
16 11 (5.58%) Data Entry
17 10 (5.08%) Line Management
18 9 (4.57%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 78 (39.59%) SQL
2 43 (21.83%) C#
3 16 (8.12%) Java
4 8 (4.06%) C
5 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.52%) VBA
6 2 (1.02%) VBScript
7 1 (0.51%) C++
7 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (16.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.02%) ISEB
3 1 (0.51%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.63%) QA
2 5 (2.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.54%) XenApp
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 145 (73.60%) Charles River
2 53 (26.90%) SimCorp
3 51 (25.89%) Bloomberg
4 50 (25.38%) Fidessa
5 47 (23.86%) Oracle
6 40 (20.30%) Eze Castle Integration
6 40 (20.30%) Linedata
7 26 (13.20%) Advent
7 26 (13.20%) BISAM
7 26 (13.20%) RIMES
8 25 (12.69%) Eze Software Group
8 25 (12.69%) StatPro
9 24 (12.18%) Microsoft
10 20 (10.15%) AxSys
10 20 (10.15%) Biton
10 20 (10.15%) IGEFI
10 20 (10.15%) Misys
10 20 (10.15%) SunGard
11 17 (8.63%) HP
12 13 (6.60%) Reuters
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