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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
thinkFolio
Rank 802 782 758
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -24
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 105 92 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 73 116
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £80,000
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
54696 51369 57146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.32% 47.84% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43377 42111 47898
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 £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 2 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 2 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
London -2 92 £62,500 - 16
England -24 92 £62,500 - 16
City of London +23 62 £62,500 +4.16% 10
Edinburgh +1 13 £40,000 -
Scotland -3 13 £40,000 -

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 148 (80.43%) Asset Management
2 106 (57.61%) Front Office
3 104 (56.52%) SQL
4 100 (54.35%) Investment Management
5 85 (46.20%) Charles River
6 73 (39.67%) Fixed Income
7 65 (35.33%) Markit EDM
8 61 (33.15%) LatentZero
9 57 (30.98%) Derivative
10 44 (23.91%) Bloomberg
11 41 (22.28%) SQL Server
11 41 (22.28%) Finance
12 37 (20.11%) SimCorp
13 35 (19.02%) Fund Management
14 33 (17.93%) Back Office
14 33 (17.93%) Sentinel
15 32 (17.39%) Business Analysis
15 32 (17.39%) Equities
15 32 (17.39%) StatPro
15 32 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
16 31 (16.85%) Fidessa
17 28 (15.22%) Microsoft
18 27 (14.67%) Relational Database
19 26 (14.13%) Portfolio Management
20 25 (13.59%) RDBMS
20 25 (13.59%) webMethods
21 22 (11.96%) VBA
22 20 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
22 20 (10.87%) Integration Testing
23 19 (10.33%) UNIX

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.72%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 65 (35.33%) Markit EDM
2 61 (33.15%) LatentZero
3 33 (17.93%) Sentinel
4 15 (8.15%) SimCorp Dimension
5 14 (7.61%) HiPortfolio
6 10 (5.43%) LongView
7 8 (4.35%) MultiFonds
7 8 (4.35%) Advent Geneva
8 7 (3.80%) Eagle PACE
8 7 (3.80%) Tesseract
8 7 (3.80%) Minerva
9 6 (3.26%) Decalog
9 6 (3.26%) HiInvest
9 6 (3.26%) HiPerformance
9 6 (3.26%) Beauchamp
9 6 (3.26%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 6 (3.26%) Advent Moxy
10 5 (2.72%) PORTIA
11 3 (1.63%) Eagle STAR
11 3 (1.63%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) FTP
1 1 (0.54%) HTTP
1 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.54%) DNS
1 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.28%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.67%) Relational Database
3 25 (13.59%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Subversion
1 3 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.09%) NUnit
2 2 (1.09%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 106 (57.61%) Front Office
2 41 (22.28%) Finance
3 33 (17.93%) Back Office
4 9 (4.89%) Banking
5 8 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.63%) Retail
7 2 (1.09%) Local Government
7 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.54%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 119 (64.67%) Analyst
2 51 (27.72%) Business Analyst
3 49 (26.63%) Applications Support
4 39 (21.20%) Support Analyst
5 34 (18.48%) Applications Support Analyst
6 27 (14.67%) Test Analyst
7 23 (12.50%) Consultant
8 19 (10.33%) Systems Analyst
9 18 (9.78%) Developer
10 13 (7.07%) Systems Test Analyst
11 9 (4.89%) Implementation Consultant
12 8 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (4.35%) Support Manager
13 7 (3.80%) Software Consultant
13 7 (3.80%) Senior Test Analyst
13 7 (3.80%) Business Consultant
14 6 (3.26%) Management Consultant
14 6 (3.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
14 6 (3.26%) Applications Manager
15 5 (2.72%) Senior Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.43%) XML
2 8 (4.35%) .NET
3 6 (3.26%) XSLT
4 4 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.63%) WCF
5 3 (1.63%) WPF
6 2 (1.09%) Web Services
6 2 (1.09%) XSD
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.09%) WinForms
6 2 (1.09%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.54%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 73 (39.67%) Fixed Income
2 57 (30.98%) Derivative
3 32 (17.39%) Equities
4 15 (8.15%) Management Information System
5 14 (7.61%) Hedge funds
6 13 (7.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.17%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.54%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.33%) UNIX
2 6 (3.26%) Windows
3 1 (0.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (80.43%) Asset Management
2 100 (54.35%) Investment Management
3 35 (19.02%) Fund Management
4 32 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 26 (14.13%) Portfolio Management
6 20 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (10.87%) Integration Testing
7 14 (7.61%) Data Analysis
7 14 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (6.52%) Workflow
8 12 (6.52%) Project Management
8 12 (6.52%) Test Scripting
9 10 (5.43%) Analytics
9 10 (5.43%) Fund Accounting
9 10 (5.43%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.89%) Unit Testing
10 9 (4.89%) Change Management
11 8 (4.35%) ITIL
11 8 (4.35%) Data Modelling
12 7 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 104 (56.52%) SQL
2 22 (11.96%) VBA
3 17 (9.24%) T-SQL
4 16 (8.70%) C#
5 10 (5.43%) C
6 6 (3.26%) Java
7 4 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.09%) VB
9 2 (1.09%) Python
10 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (8.15%) Degree
2 11 (5.98%) ISEB
3 2 (1.09%) CFA
4 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) QA
2 3 (1.63%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.54%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 19 (10.33%) Control-M
2 13 (7.07%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.63%) Foglight
4 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 85 (46.20%) Charles River
2 44 (23.91%) Bloomberg
3 37 (20.11%) SimCorp
4 32 (17.39%) StatPro
4 32 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (16.85%) Fidessa
6 28 (15.22%) Microsoft
7 25 (13.59%) webMethods
8 11 (5.98%) Linedata
8 11 (5.98%) HP
9 9 (4.89%) Oracle
10 8 (4.35%) SunGard
10 8 (4.35%) Misys
10 8 (4.35%) Advent
10 8 (4.35%) IGEFI
10 8 (4.35%) GoldenSource
11 7 (3.80%) RIMES
11 7 (3.80%) BI-SAM
11 7 (3.80%) Murex
11 7 (3.80%) Informatica
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £50k (DOE) + Bonus + Package
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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