Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 16 January 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1079 1029 1164
Rank change year-on-year -50 +135 +19
Permanent jobs citing Solace 65 123 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.074% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.090% 0.17% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 58 93 74
England median annual salary £66,250 £85,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.06% +6.25% +1.59%
10th Percentile £53,375 £56,500 £51,125
90th Percentile £109,125 £122,500 £120,000
UK median annual salary £66,250 £85,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -22.06% +6.25% +1.59%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 72,198 72,631 88,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.46% 43.59% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 57,085 58,893 73,127
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,749 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.61% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Solace
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Solace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Solace in England

Solace
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Solace in England

Solace
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solace in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Solace in England

Solace
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solace within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -48 64 £67,500 -20.59% 5
South West +18 1 £52,000 -
Solace
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Solace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Solace.

1 43 (66.15%) Java
2 32 (49.23%) JMS
3 31 (47.69%) TIBCO
3 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (46.15%) SQL
5 29 (44.62%) Oracle
6 27 (41.54%) Finance
7 24 (36.92%) Spring
8 23 (35.38%) Banking
8 23 (35.38%) JUnit
9 21 (32.31%) Multithreading
10 20 (30.77%) Maven
11 19 (29.23%) Low Latency
12 18 (27.69%) Sybase
13 17 (26.15%) Linux
13 17 (26.15%) JBoss
14 16 (24.62%) SOA
14 16 (24.62%) Web Services
14 16 (24.62%) Middleware
14 16 (24.62%) Drools
15 15 (23.08%) Front Office
15 15 (23.08%) Hibernate
15 15 (23.08%) Ant
16 14 (21.54%) Eclipse
16 14 (21.54%) Jenkins
17 13 (20.00%) C++
17 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
18 12 (18.46%) Subversion
18 12 (18.46%) QA
18 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing

Solace
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (26.15%) JBoss
2 11 (16.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle Coherence
4 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.69%) Apache
6 4 (6.15%) Mule
7 3 (4.62%) GlassFish
7 3 (4.62%) Jetty
7 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
7 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (3.08%) DataSynapse
8 2 (3.08%) NServiceBus
9 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg AIM
1 2 (3.08%) Eze OMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) PaaS
3 2 (3.08%) GitHub
4 1 (1.54%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) FTP
2 4 (6.15%) BGP
3 3 (4.62%) EIGRP
3 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) HTTP
3 3 (4.62%) Multicast
3 3 (4.62%) OSPF
3 3 (4.62%) SSH
4 2 (3.08%) DHCP
4 2 (3.08%) DNS
4 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.08%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.54%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.54%) ICMP
5 1 (1.54%) MQTT
5 1 (1.54%) SAN
5 1 (1.54%) SSL
5 1 (1.54%) Telnet
5 1 (1.54%) VLAN
5 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.08%) Flink
5 2 (3.08%) InfluxDB
5 2 (3.08%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (3.08%) KDB
5 2 (3.08%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.08%) SQLite
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) DB2
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.54%) Kdb+
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) JUnit
2 20 (30.77%) Maven
3 15 (23.08%) Ant
4 14 (21.54%) Eclipse
4 14 (21.54%) Jenkins
5 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 12 (18.46%) Subversion
7 10 (15.38%) Checkstyle
8 9 (13.85%) IntelliJ
8 9 (13.85%) Mockito
8 9 (13.85%) SoapUI
8 9 (13.85%) XMLUnit
9 6 (9.23%) Gradle
10 5 (7.69%) EasyMock
11 3 (4.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (3.08%) Gerrit
12 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
13 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 27 (41.54%) Finance
2 23 (35.38%) Banking
3 15 (23.08%) Front Office
4 10 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.08%) Back Office
6 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (75.38%) Developer
2 36 (55.38%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.85%) EAI Developer
3 9 (13.85%) SOA Developer
4 7 (10.77%) C++ Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (49.23%) JMS
2 24 (36.92%) Spring
3 16 (24.62%) Drools
3 16 (24.62%) Middleware
3 16 (24.62%) Web Services
4 15 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 11 (16.92%) Apache Camel
6 10 (15.38%) JavaBeans
6 10 (15.38%) JDBC
6 10 (15.38%) XSD
7 9 (13.85%) EJB
7 9 (13.85%) EJB 3.0
7 9 (13.85%) JMX
7 9 (13.85%) XSL
8 8 (12.31%) Rendezvous
9 7 (10.77%) .NET
9 7 (10.77%) HTML
10 6 (9.23%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (9.23%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Equities
1 12 (18.46%) Fixed Income
2 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (13.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (6.15%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.62%) Derivative
6 3 (4.62%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.08%) Fintech
7 2 (3.08%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (3.08%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.08%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) Solaris
3 6 (9.23%) Unix
4 4 (6.15%) Windows
5 2 (3.08%) CentOS
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Android
6 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) Multithreading
3 19 (29.23%) Low Latency
4 16 (24.62%) SOA
5 12 (18.46%) UML
5 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (16.92%) Microservices
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 10 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
7 10 (15.38%) Code Coverage
7 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.85%) Concurrent Programming
8 9 (13.85%) EAI
8 9 (13.85%) Fund Management
8 9 (13.85%) Investment Management
8 9 (13.85%) JVM Tuning
8 9 (13.85%) Sequence Diagram
8 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
8 9 (13.85%) Use Case
9 8 (12.31%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) Java
2 30 (46.15%) SQL
3 13 (20.00%) C++
4 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL
4 11 (16.92%) T-SQL
5 10 (15.38%) XPath
6 9 (13.85%) C#
6 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
7 7 (10.77%) Python
8 6 (9.23%) Bash Shell
8 6 (9.23%) Perl
9 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.08%) Ruby
11 1 (1.54%) C
11 1 (1.54%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.46%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (3.08%) EMIR
2 2 (3.08%) MiFID
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) GridGain
2 3 (4.62%) Docker
3 2 (3.08%) LXC
4 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.54%) VMFS
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) FortiGate
1 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Ansible
2 2 (3.08%) CFEngine
2 2 (3.08%) Cobbler
2 2 (3.08%) collectd
2 2 (3.08%) Control-M
2 2 (3.08%) Nagios
2 2 (3.08%) rkt
2 2 (3.08%) yum
3 1 (1.54%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.54%) OpenView
3 1 (1.54%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.54%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) TIBCO
2 29 (44.62%) Oracle
3 18 (27.69%) Sybase
4 6 (9.23%) Talarian
5 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.62%) Arista
6 3 (4.62%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco
6 3 (4.62%) Dell
6 3 (4.62%) HP
6 3 (4.62%) MKS
6 3 (4.62%) Perforce
6 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.08%) Eze Software Group
7 2 (3.08%) FXall
7 2 (3.08%) IBM
7 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.08%) VMware
8 1 (1.54%) CommVault
8 1 (1.54%) SAP