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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 787 794 821
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 110 111 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.095% 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.43% 1.29% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 90 95 59
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,100 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £38,750 -
% change year-on-year
+35.48% -

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
7692 8602 8368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.04% 7.39% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5947 6777 6539
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%

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 4 August 2015 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 4 August 2015. 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 +13 95 £77,500 +19.23% 22
London +17 93 £77,500 +19.23% 22
City of London +19 46 £75,000 +15.38% 15
Scotland +12 14 £51,250 +36.66%
Edinburgh +6 14 £51,250 +36.66%
Henley-on-Thames - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 164 (75.58%) Asset Management
2 150 (69.12%) Investment Management
3 119 (54.84%) Charles River
4 115 (53.00%) Front Office
5 112 (51.61%) Markit EDM
6 99 (45.62%) LatentZero
7 88 (40.55%) Finance
8 74 (34.10%) SimCorp
9 73 (33.64%) SQL
10 71 (32.72%) Fidessa
11 59 (27.19%) Fixed Income
12 52 (23.96%) Project Management
13 50 (23.04%) Bloomberg
13 50 (23.04%) Back Office
13 50 (23.04%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (21.20%) Linedata
15 45 (20.74%) StatPro
15 45 (20.74%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (20.28%) BI-SAM
17 41 (18.89%) HiInvest
17 41 (18.89%) LongView
17 41 (18.89%) Decalog
17 41 (18.89%) Beauchamp
18 40 (18.43%) Derivative
19 39 (17.97%) HiPerformance
19 39 (17.97%) Eagle PACE
19 39 (17.97%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
19 39 (17.97%) Advent Moxy
19 39 (17.97%) RIMES
20 38 (17.51%) SQL Server

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 11 (5.07%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 112 (51.61%) Markit EDM
2 99 (45.62%) LatentZero
3 41 (18.89%) HiInvest
3 41 (18.89%) Decalog
3 41 (18.89%) LongView
3 41 (18.89%) Beauchamp
4 39 (17.97%) Eagle PACE
4 39 (17.97%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 39 (17.97%) Advent Moxy
4 39 (17.97%) HiPerformance
5 37 (17.05%) HiPortfolio
6 36 (16.59%) PORTIA
6 36 (16.59%) MultiFonds
7 31 (14.29%) SimCorp Dimension
8 24 (11.06%) Front Arena
9 21 (9.68%) Sentinel
10 16 (7.37%) Minerva
11 15 (6.91%) Tesseract
12 13 (5.99%) Advent Geneva
13 6 (2.76%) Capstone
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) WAN
1 1 (0.46%) DNS
1 1 (0.46%) Firewall
1 1 (0.46%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.51%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.69%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.92%) SQLPlus
6 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (5.99%) FitNesse
2 9 (4.15%) Subversion
3 5 (2.30%) NUnit
4 4 (1.84%) Ant
4 4 (1.84%) Hudson
4 4 (1.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.84%) Maven
4 4 (1.84%) JIRA
4 4 (1.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 115 (53.00%) Front Office
2 88 (40.55%) Finance
3 50 (23.04%) Back Office
4 29 (13.36%) Banking
5 27 (12.44%) Investment Banking
6 15 (6.91%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (41.47%) Analyst
2 61 (28.11%) Applications Support
3 39 (17.97%) Business Analyst
4 34 (15.67%) Support Analyst
5 33 (15.21%) Applications Support Analyst
6 29 (13.36%) Consultant
6 29 (13.36%) Solutions Architect
6 29 (13.36%) Architect
7 23 (10.60%) Senior Consultant
8 18 (8.29%) Senior Analyst
9 17 (7.83%) Implementation Consultant
10 13 (5.99%) Developer
10 13 (5.99%) Senior Implementation Consultant
11 12 (5.53%) Systems Analyst
12 11 (5.07%) Project Manager
12 11 (5.07%) Business Consultant
12 11 (5.07%) Senior Business Analyst
13 10 (4.61%) Support Manager
13 10 (4.61%) Senior Business Consultant
14 8 (3.69%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (17.51%) XML
2 28 (12.90%) .NET
3 19 (8.76%) XSLT
4 18 (8.29%) FIX Protocol
5 11 (5.07%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (5.07%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.61%) XSD
6 10 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (3.69%) Spring
7 8 (3.69%) JMS
7 8 (3.69%) J2EE
7 8 (3.69%) JDBC
7 8 (3.69%) JSP
7 8 (3.69%) Servlets
7 8 (3.69%) Struts
8 1 (0.46%) WinForms
8 1 (0.46%) WCF
8 1 (0.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (27.19%) Fixed Income
2 50 (23.04%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (18.43%) Derivative
4 28 (12.90%) Computer Science
5 23 (10.60%) Economics
6 19 (8.76%) Equities
7 16 (7.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (5.99%) Hedge funds
9 12 (5.53%) Data Integration
10 8 (3.69%) SWIFT
10 8 (3.69%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.30%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.46%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.45%) UNIX
2 8 (3.69%) Windows
3 4 (1.84%) Solaris
3 4 (1.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (75.58%) Asset Management
2 150 (69.12%) Investment Management
3 52 (23.96%) Project Management
4 45 (20.74%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (15.21%) Fund Management
5 33 (15.21%) Portfolio Management
6 27 (12.44%) SDLC
7 25 (11.52%) Business Analysis
8 22 (10.14%) Fund Accounting
9 20 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (8.76%) Data Management
10 19 (8.76%) Change Management
11 16 (7.37%) Line Management
12 15 (6.91%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.91%) ETL
12 15 (6.91%) Data Analysis
13 14 (6.45%) Workflow
14 13 (5.99%) Unit Testing
15 11 (5.07%) Waterfall
15 11 (5.07%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (33.64%) SQL
2 16 (7.37%) C#
3 13 (5.99%) Java
3 13 (5.99%) C
4 11 (5.07%) VB.NET
5 5 (2.30%) VBA
6 4 (1.84%) XPath
7 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.46%) VB
8 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (1.84%) ISEB
3 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.75%) QA
2 8 (3.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 119 (54.84%) Charles River
2 74 (34.10%) SimCorp
3 71 (32.72%) Fidessa
4 50 (23.04%) Bloomberg
5 46 (21.20%) Linedata
6 45 (20.74%) StatPro
7 44 (20.28%) BI-SAM
8 39 (17.97%) RIMES
9 37 (17.05%) SunGard
10 36 (16.59%) IGEFI
10 36 (16.59%) Misys
10 36 (16.59%) Advent
11 20 (9.22%) Oracle
12 19 (8.76%) Microsoft
13 12 (5.53%) Murex
14 11 (5.07%) IBM
15 10 (4.61%) GoldenSource
16 4 (1.84%) Sun
17 1 (0.46%) Sybase
17 1 (0.46%) Calypso
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