Period
to 17 September 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Solace products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solace over the 6 months to 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Solace Systems.

Solace
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 323 344 317
Rank change year-on-year +21 -27 +41
Permanent jobs citing Solace 14 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.36% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 8
City of London median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £80,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -13.31% +24.23%
10th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £141,000 £89,750
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £80,750
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.31% +24.23%

Solace is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,974 4,420 4,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.23% 40.29% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3,495 3,825 3,841
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Solace
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Solace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Solace in the City of London

Solace
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solace in the City of London.

Salary trend for Solace in the City of London

Solace
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solace in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Solace in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT jobs citing Solace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Solace.

1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Banking
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) Coaching
5 5 (35.71%) Microservices
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) Kafka
6 4 (28.57%) Maven
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) Front Office
7 3 (21.43%) Workflow
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) Law
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) TIBCO
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
7 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
7 3 (21.43%) RESTful

Solace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (21.43%) GemFire
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) AWS
2 2 (14.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Ignite
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Checkstyle
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Front Office
4 3 (21.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) AWS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Market Data Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SOA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Kafka
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) Drools
4 2 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Java Concurrency
4 2 (14.29%) JavaBeans
4 2 (14.29%) JDBC
4 2 (14.29%) JMS
4 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Equities
3 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Coaching
3 5 (35.71%) Microservices
3 5 (35.71%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Architectural Design
4 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 3 (21.43%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Fintech
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Code Coverage
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) R
3 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) TIBCO
2 2 (14.29%) ION Trading
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Sybase