The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within thinkFolio Limited.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
thinkFolio
Rank 805 817 769
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -48
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 108 65 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 92 54 113
Average salary £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,750 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 - £42,500
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55331 52310 57014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.26% 48.10% 48.31%
Number of salaries quoted 44421 42789 48071
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +8 98 £65,000 +6.12% 14
London -24 98 £65,000 +6.12% 14
City of London +11 60 £65,000 +4.00% 8
Scotland 0 9 £37,500 - 2
Edinburgh -1 9 £37,500 - 2

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 171 (81.04%) Asset Management
2 135 (63.98%) Front Office
3 114 (54.03%) SQL
4 109 (51.66%) Charles River
5 106 (50.24%) Investment Management
6 89 (42.18%) Fixed Income
7 87 (41.23%) LatentZero
8 81 (38.39%) Markit EDM
9 63 (29.86%) Derivative
10 54 (25.59%) Finance
11 45 (21.33%) Fund Management
12 43 (20.38%) SQL Server
13 41 (19.43%) Bloomberg
13 41 (19.43%) Business Analysis
14 38 (18.01%) SimCorp
15 35 (16.59%) Equities
16 34 (16.11%) StatPro
17 32 (15.17%) Fidessa
17 32 (15.17%) Back Office
17 32 (15.17%) Sentinel
18 30 (14.22%) Salesforce.com
19 27 (12.80%) User Acceptance Testing
20 26 (12.32%) Portfolio Management
20 26 (12.32%) Microsoft
21 25 (11.85%) Relational Database
22 23 (10.90%) RDBMS
22 23 (10.90%) VBA
23 22 (10.43%) C#
23 22 (10.43%) webMethods
24 21 (9.95%) Control-M

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (1.42%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 87 (41.23%) LatentZero
2 81 (38.39%) Markit EDM
3 32 (15.17%) Sentinel
4 15 (7.11%) HiPortfolio
4 15 (7.11%) SimCorp Dimension
5 14 (6.64%) LongView
6 10 (4.74%) Decalog
6 10 (4.74%) HiInvest
6 10 (4.74%) HiPerformance
6 10 (4.74%) MultiFonds
6 10 (4.74%) Beauchamp
6 10 (4.74%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 10 (4.74%) Advent Moxy
6 10 (4.74%) Advent Geneva
6 10 (4.74%) Eagle PACE
7 8 (3.79%) Tesseract
7 8 (3.79%) Minerva
8 7 (3.32%) PORTIA
9 5 (2.37%) Summit
10 3 (1.42%) Eagle STAR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) HTTP
1 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.47%) DNS
1 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.85%) Relational Database
3 23 (10.90%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.95%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Subversion
2 3 (1.42%) NUnit
3 2 (0.95%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 135 (63.98%) Front Office
2 54 (25.59%) Finance
3 32 (15.17%) Back Office
4 15 (7.11%) Banking
5 11 (5.21%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.90%) Retail
7 2 (0.95%) Local Government
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 134 (63.51%) Analyst
2 66 (31.28%) Business Analyst
3 50 (23.70%) Applications Support
4 43 (20.38%) Support Analyst
5 39 (18.48%) Applications Support Analyst
6 26 (12.32%) Test Analyst
6 26 (12.32%) Consultant
7 25 (11.85%) Developer
8 14 (6.64%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (6.64%) Implementation Consultant
9 12 (5.69%) Systems Test Analyst
10 10 (4.74%) SQL Developer
11 8 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (3.32%) Senior Implementation Consultant
12 7 (3.32%) Support Manager
12 7 (3.32%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (2.84%) Business Consultant
13 6 (2.84%) Applications Manager
14 5 (2.37%) Software Consultant
14 5 (2.37%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.64%) .NET
2 11 (5.21%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.84%) XML
3 6 (2.84%) WinForms
3 6 (2.84%) WCF
3 6 (2.84%) WPF
4 3 (1.42%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (1.42%) XSD
4 3 (1.42%) XSLT
4 3 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.47%) XSL
5 1 (0.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 89 (42.18%) Fixed Income
2 63 (29.86%) Derivative
3 35 (16.59%) Equities
4 19 (9.00%) Hedge funds
5 18 (8.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (6.64%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.90%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.53%) UNIX
2 9 (4.27%) Windows
3 1 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (81.04%) Asset Management
2 106 (50.24%) Investment Management
3 45 (21.33%) Fund Management
4 41 (19.43%) Business Analysis
5 27 (12.80%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (12.32%) Portfolio Management
7 19 (9.00%) Project Management
7 19 (9.00%) Integration Testing
8 15 (7.11%) Analytics
9 14 (6.64%) Data Analysis
9 14 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (5.69%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.21%) Data Management
11 11 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.74%) Workflow
13 9 (4.27%) Wealth Management
13 9 (4.27%) ETL
14 8 (3.79%) OO
15 7 (3.32%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (3.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (54.03%) SQL
2 23 (10.90%) VBA
3 22 (10.43%) C#
4 14 (6.64%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.69%) C
6 11 (5.21%) Java
7 5 (2.37%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.90%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.90%) Python
9 3 (1.42%) Perl
10 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (8.53%) Degree
2 12 (5.69%) ISEB
3 3 (1.42%) CFA
4 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.47%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 21 (9.95%) Control-M
2 10 (4.74%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.95%) Foglight
4 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 109 (51.66%) Charles River
2 41 (19.43%) Bloomberg
3 38 (18.01%) SimCorp
4 34 (16.11%) StatPro
5 32 (15.17%) Fidessa
6 30 (14.22%) Salesforce.com
7 26 (12.32%) Microsoft
8 22 (10.43%) webMethods
9 12 (5.69%) Linedata
9 12 (5.69%) Murex
9 12 (5.69%) RIMES
10 11 (5.21%) BI-SAM
10 11 (5.21%) GoldenSource
11 10 (4.74%) Misys
11 10 (4.74%) SunGard
11 10 (4.74%) IGEFI
11 10 (4.74%) Advent
12 8 (3.79%) HP
12 8 (3.79%) Sophis
13 7 (3.32%) Sybase
London
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago