Period
to 19 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Charles River products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Charles River over the 6 months to 19 April 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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

Charles River
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1004 1071 999
Rank change year-on-year +67 -72 +163
Permanent jobs citing Charles River 191 110 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.064% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.15% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 145 90 215
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £57,500 £54,875 £47,500
90th Percentile £118,000 £93,875 £94,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £75,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year -34.67% -9.09% +65.00%

Charles River 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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 79,564 75,820 93,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.87% 44.08% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 62,772 61,050 76,492
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,469
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.10% +6.17%

Charles River
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Charles River as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Charles River in the UK

Charles River
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Charles River in the UK

Charles River
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Charles River over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Charles River in the UK

Charles River
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River within the UK over the 6 months to 19 April 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
England +101 187 £75,000 +7.14% 26
London +96 187 £75,000 +7.14% 23
UK excluding London -26 4 £49,000 -34.67% 8
Scotland -28 4 £49,000 -14.78% 5

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Charles River 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 with a requirement for Charles River.

1 124 (64.92%) SQL
2 118 (61.78%) Front Office
3 114 (59.69%) Asset Management
4 97 (50.79%) Investment Management
5 93 (48.69%) thinkFolio
6 88 (46.07%) Finance
7 87 (45.55%) Fixed Income
8 75 (39.27%) C#
9 64 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (32.98%) .NET
11 62 (32.46%) Equities
12 58 (30.37%) Derivative
13 50 (26.18%) SimCorp
14 49 (25.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 44 (23.04%) Software Engineering
16 43 (22.51%) Eagle PACE
17 40 (20.94%) Hedge funds
17 40 (20.94%) SQL Server
18 34 (17.80%) Problem-Solving
19 33 (17.28%) TDD
19 33 (17.28%) Front Arena
19 33 (17.28%) Bloomberg
20 32 (16.75%) Markit EDM
20 32 (16.75%) DevOps
21 31 (16.23%) WPF
21 31 (16.23%) Calypso
22 29 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
22 29 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
23 27 (14.14%) Exotic Derivative
23 27 (14.14%) Continuous Deployment

Charles River
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (1.05%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (5.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 93 (48.69%) thinkFolio
2 43 (22.51%) Eagle PACE
3 33 (17.28%) Front Arena
4 32 (16.75%) Markit EDM
5 13 (6.81%) Bloomberg AIM
6 8 (4.19%) LongView
7 6 (3.14%) LatentZero
8 4 (2.09%) Advent Geneva
8 4 (2.09%) Tradar
9 3 (1.57%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.52%) BondVision
10 1 (0.52%) Eikon
10 1 (0.52%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.09%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.09%) VPN
2 3 (1.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (10.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (9.42%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.05%) Ingres
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.52%) MySQL
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (7.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (6.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (6.81%) TeamCity
2 13 (6.81%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (4.71%) MSBuild
4 5 (2.62%) Selenium
5 4 (2.09%) JIRA
5 4 (2.09%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.57%) NUnit
7 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.52%) JBehave
7 1 (0.52%) JUnit
7 1 (0.52%) Subversion
7 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 118 (61.78%) Front Office
2 88 (46.07%) Finance
3 20 (10.47%) Banking
4 11 (5.76%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.66%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (35.08%) Analyst
2 53 (27.75%) Developer
3 34 (17.80%) C# Developer
4 33 (17.28%) Applications Support
5 26 (13.61%) Business Analyst
6 25 (13.09%) Support Analyst
7 20 (10.47%) Applications Support Analyst
8 19 (9.95%) Development Manager
8 19 (9.95%) Finance Manager
9 16 (8.38%) Asset Management Analyst
10 15 (7.85%) .NET Developer
11 12 (6.28%) Applications Manager
12 11 (5.76%) Senior Developer
13 10 (5.24%) AWS DevOps
13 10 (5.24%) Front Office Business Analyst
13 10 (5.24%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (4.71%) AWS Developer
14 9 (4.71%) Charles River Analyst
14 9 (4.71%) Consultant
14 9 (4.71%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (32.98%) .NET
2 31 (16.23%) WPF
3 26 (13.61%) ASP.NET
4 20 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (10.47%) Entity Framework
4 20 (10.47%) LINQ
4 20 (10.47%) Task Parallel Library
4 20 (10.47%) WCF
4 20 (10.47%) XML
4 20 (10.47%) XSLT
5 12 (6.28%) Web Services
6 10 (5.24%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (3.14%) Middleware
8 4 (2.09%) J2EE
9 3 (1.57%) SOAP
10 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (1.05%) WinForms
11 1 (0.52%) Akka.NET
11 1 (0.52%) Angular 2
11 1 (0.52%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 87 (45.55%) Fixed Income
2 62 (32.46%) Equities
3 58 (30.37%) Derivative
4 49 (25.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 40 (20.94%) Hedge funds
6 27 (14.14%) Exotic Derivative
7 10 (5.24%) Fintech
8 7 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (3.14%) OTC Derivatives
9 6 (3.14%) Virtual Team
10 5 (2.62%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (2.09%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.05%) User Experience
14 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
14 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.42%) Unix
2 13 (6.81%) Windows
3 7 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.09%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.57%) Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (59.69%) Asset Management
2 97 (50.79%) Investment Management
3 64 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (23.04%) Software Engineering
5 34 (17.80%) Problem-Solving
6 33 (17.28%) TDD
7 32 (16.75%) DevOps
8 29 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (14.14%) Continuous Deployment
10 22 (11.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (11.52%) Fund Management
11 20 (10.47%) Dependency Injection
11 20 (10.47%) Domain-Driven Design
11 20 (10.47%) MVC
11 20 (10.47%) MVVM
11 20 (10.47%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 20 (10.47%) SOA
11 20 (10.47%) User Stories
12 19 (9.95%) Business Analysis
12 19 (9.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 124 (64.92%) SQL
2 75 (39.27%) C#
3 15 (7.85%) VB.NET
4 9 (4.71%) Java
5 8 (4.19%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.19%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.14%) VBA
7 5 (2.62%) C
8 2 (1.05%) C++
8 2 (1.05%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.05%) Scala
8 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (9.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.52%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) SLA
2 3 (1.57%) MiFID
3 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (5.24%) Control-M
2 2 (1.05%) Terraform
3 1 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (26.18%) SimCorp
2 33 (17.28%) Bloomberg
3 31 (16.23%) Calypso
4 22 (11.52%) FXall
5 20 (10.47%) Cadence
6 10 (5.24%) Oracle
7 7 (3.66%) GoldenSource
8 5 (2.62%) Avaloq
8 5 (2.62%) FactSet
8 5 (2.62%) FNZ
8 5 (2.62%) Sybase
9 4 (2.09%) Advent
9 4 (2.09%) Citrix
9 4 (2.09%) Eze Castle Integration
9 4 (2.09%) Murex
9 4 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.09%) Sophis
9 4 (2.09%) Vermilion
10 3 (1.57%) Portware
10 3 (1.57%) Tradeweb