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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 823 890 863
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -27
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 125 52 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.049% 0.085%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.76% 0.63% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 108 35 70
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £76,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 - £42,500

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
7095 8305 8190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.01% 7.79% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5533 6676 6143
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in the UK

thinkFolio
Top 10 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 9 February 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
(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 +96 121 £70,000 +3.70% 14
London +75 119 £70,000 +3.70% 14
City of London +91 53 £75,000 +15.38% 10
Edinburgh - 4 £50,000 - 1
Scotland - 4 £50,000 - 1
Swindon - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £82,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
South East - 1 £82,500 -

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

1 183 (75.31%) Charles River
2 179 (73.66%) Investment Management
3 171 (70.37%) Asset Management
4 129 (53.09%) Finance
5 127 (52.26%) Front Office
6 124 (51.03%) Markit EDM
7 98 (40.33%) SimCorp
8 94 (38.68%) Project Management
9 89 (36.63%) LatentZero
10 82 (33.74%) Eze Castle Integration
11 81 (33.33%) Back Office
12 77 (31.69%) SQL
13 76 (31.28%) Bloomberg
14 73 (30.04%) Fidessa
15 70 (28.81%) Fixed Income
16 65 (26.75%) SQL Server
17 59 (24.28%) Linedata
18 53 (21.81%) Portfolio Management
19 51 (20.99%) SimCorp Dimension
20 50 (20.58%) MultiFonds
20 50 (20.58%) HiInvest
20 50 (20.58%) Decalog
21 48 (19.75%) Hi Portfolio
22 45 (18.52%) LongView
22 45 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
23 44 (18.11%) StatPro
23 44 (18.11%) Derivative
23 44 (18.11%) RIMES
23 44 (18.11%) BI-SAM
24 43 (17.70%) Eze OMS

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 7 (2.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (4.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 124 (51.03%) Markit EDM
2 89 (36.63%) LatentZero
3 51 (20.99%) SimCorp Dimension
4 50 (20.58%) Decalog
4 50 (20.58%) HiInvest
4 50 (20.58%) MultiFonds
5 48 (19.75%) Hi Portfolio
6 45 (18.52%) LongView
7 43 (17.70%) Advent Moxy
7 43 (17.70%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 43 (17.70%) Beauchamp
7 43 (17.70%) Eze OMS
7 43 (17.70%) Tradar
8 40 (16.46%) Eagle PACE
8 40 (16.46%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
9 39 (16.05%) PORTIA
10 26 (10.70%) Front Arena
11 20 (8.23%) Sentinel
12 13 (5.35%) Minerva
12 13 (5.35%) Tesseract
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.53%) LAN
1 11 (4.53%) WAN
2 10 (4.12%) Multicast
2 10 (4.12%) SAN
2 10 (4.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (26.75%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 35 (14.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (8.23%) Crystal Reports
4 17 (7.00%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.12%) MySQL
5 10 (4.12%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.88%) SQLPlus
7 5 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (4.53%) JIRA
2 3 (1.23%) Subversion
3 1 (0.41%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.41%) Gradle
3 1 (0.41%) NUnit
3 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 129 (53.09%) Finance
2 127 (52.26%) Front Office
3 81 (33.33%) Back Office
4 38 (15.64%) Banking
4 38 (15.64%) Investment Banking
5 16 (6.58%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.12%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (39.09%) Analyst
2 59 (24.28%) Applications Support
3 53 (21.81%) Support Analyst
4 42 (17.28%) Applications Support Analyst
4 42 (17.28%) Business Analyst
5 38 (15.64%) Consultant
6 34 (13.99%) Architect
6 34 (13.99%) Solutions Architect
7 26 (10.70%) Implementation Consultant
8 23 (9.47%) thinkFolio Analyst
9 20 (8.23%) Asset Management Analyst
9 20 (8.23%) Senior Consultant
10 19 (7.82%) Asset Management Business Analyst
11 17 (7.00%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (6.17%) Project Manager
12 15 (6.17%) Software Consultant
12 15 (6.17%) thinkFolio Support
13 13 (5.35%) Integration Consultant
13 13 (5.35%) Senior Implementation Consultant
14 10 (4.12%) thinkFolio Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.93%) .NET
2 24 (9.88%) FIX Protocol
3 15 (6.17%) ASP.NET
4 14 (5.76%) WPF
5 5 (2.06%) WCF
6 3 (1.23%) XML
7 2 (0.82%) XSLT
8 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.41%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.41%) FIXML
8 1 (0.41%) J2EE
8 1 (0.41%) JMS
8 1 (0.41%) OAuth
8 1 (0.41%) Spring
8 1 (0.41%) Spring Security
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 70 (28.81%) Fixed Income
2 44 (18.11%) Derivative
3 37 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (11.93%) Hedge funds
5 27 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 26 (10.70%) Economics
7 17 (7.00%) Equities
8 10 (4.12%) Data Centre
8 10 (4.12%) Grid Computing
9 9 (3.70%) Data Integration
10 7 (2.88%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (2.06%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.28%) Windows
2 14 (5.76%) Windows 7
3 10 (4.12%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (73.66%) Investment Management
2 171 (70.37%) Asset Management
3 94 (38.68%) Project Management
4 53 (21.81%) Portfolio Management
5 45 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (13.17%) Business Analysis
7 31 (12.76%) SDLC
8 26 (10.70%) Fund Management
9 24 (9.88%) Fund Accounting
10 23 (9.47%) ETL
11 21 (8.64%) Electronic Trading
12 18 (7.41%) Change Control
13 16 (6.58%) Workflow
14 15 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (6.17%) MVC
14 15 (6.17%) Wealth Management
15 14 (5.76%) Change Management
15 14 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (5.76%) Unit Testing
16 13 (5.35%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (31.69%) SQL
2 34 (13.99%) C#
3 21 (8.64%) Java
4 15 (6.17%) C
5 9 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.29%) VBA
7 1 (0.41%) Groovy
7 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (17.28%) Degree
2 2 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.52%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.06%) Control-M
2 1 (0.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 183 (75.31%) Charles River
2 98 (40.33%) SimCorp
3 82 (33.74%) Eze Castle Integration
4 76 (31.28%) Bloomberg
5 73 (30.04%) Fidessa
6 59 (24.28%) Linedata
7 44 (18.11%) BI-SAM
7 44 (18.11%) RIMES
7 44 (18.11%) StatPro
8 43 (17.70%) Eze Software Group
9 42 (17.28%) Oracle
10 40 (16.46%) Advent
10 40 (16.46%) Biton
11 39 (16.05%) AxSys
11 39 (16.05%) IGEFI
11 39 (16.05%) Misys
11 39 (16.05%) SunGard
12 29 (11.93%) Microsoft
13 11 (4.53%) IBM
13 11 (4.53%) Murex
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £750000 - £850000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
greyspark
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £66000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago