The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sophis products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sophis over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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 Misys FusionCapital Sophis.

Sophis
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 910 937
Rank change year-on-year +66 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 18 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.004% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.048% 0.010% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 19
Median salary £75,000 £77,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +24.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £52,500 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary - - -

Sophis is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37366 40721 48671
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 44.61% 44.08% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29803 33549 39736
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sophis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Sophis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sophis in England

Sophis
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Sophis in England

Sophis
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophis in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sophis in England

Sophis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophis within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +31 18 £75,000 -3.22%
Sophis
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Sophis 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 Sophis.

1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) Murex
3 15 (60.00%) Front Office
4 12 (48.00%) Derivative
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (40.00%) MiFID
6 10 (40.00%) Equities
7 9 (36.00%) C#
7 9 (36.00%) C++
8 8 (32.00%) Endur
8 8 (32.00%) Calypso
8 8 (32.00%) Equity Derivative
9 7 (28.00%) Back Office
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle
10 6 (24.00%) Perl
10 6 (24.00%) Linux
10 6 (24.00%) Fixed Income
10 6 (24.00%) Validation
10 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
10 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (24.00%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (20.00%) Greeks
11 5 (20.00%) ETRM
11 5 (20.00%) Scrum
11 5 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (20.00%) Python
11 5 (20.00%) Bloomberg
12 4 (16.00%) OO
12 4 (16.00%) OpenLink

Sophis
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:

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Endur
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (8.00%) Advent Geneva
3 2 (8.00%) Front Arena
3 2 (8.00%) Summit
4 1 (4.00%) Aligne
4 1 (4.00%) OpenLink RightAngle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) Front Office
3 7 (28.00%) Back Office
4 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Applications Support
4 5 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Report Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Sophis Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C++ Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Commodities Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Sophis Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Python Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Developer - Commodities
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) XML
1 4 (16.00%) XSLT
2 3 (12.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Derivative
2 10 (40.00%) Equities
3 8 (32.00%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (24.00%) Fixed Income
5 5 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (16.00%) Hedge funds
6 4 (16.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (24.00%) Validation
3 5 (20.00%) ETRM
3 5 (20.00%) Greeks
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Microservices
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) Quantitative Finance
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.00%) VBA
6 3 (12.00%) Java
7 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) MiFID
2 6 (24.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (16.00%) EMIR
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Murex
2 8 (32.00%) Calypso
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) Bloomberg
5 4 (16.00%) OpenLink
6 3 (12.00%) Solace
6 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (8.00%) Advent
7 2 (8.00%) Charles River
7 2 (8.00%) SAP
7 2 (8.00%) Sybase
7 2 (8.00%) Trayport
8 1 (4.00%) Reuters