Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for thinkFolio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited thinkFolio over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markit thinkFolio
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 746 898 990
Rank change year-on-year +152 +92 +121
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 30 213 197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.78% 2.52% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 197 187
Median annual salary £77,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.81% - -3.57%
10th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £45,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £86,250 £120,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £65,000

thinkFolio is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,866 8,460 11,519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.95% 5.93% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,811 5,927 8,465
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing thinkFolio as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for thinkFolio in the UK

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Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing thinkFolio.

Salary trend for thinkFolio in the UK

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Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing thinkFolio over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for thinkFolio in the UK

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Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing thinkFolio within the UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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 +135 30 £77,500 +14.81%
London +34 30 £77,500 +14.81%

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT jobs citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 26 (86.67%) Asset Management
2 21 (70.00%) Front Office
3 20 (66.67%) Investment Management
4 18 (60.00%) Charles River
5 14 (46.67%) Bloomberg
6 12 (40.00%) Markit EDM
7 10 (33.33%) Fixed Income
8 7 (23.33%) SQL
8 7 (23.33%) Derivative
8 7 (23.33%) Fund Management
8 7 (23.33%) Bloomberg AIM
9 6 (20.00%) Back Office
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) Equities
10 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 5 (16.67%) Murex
10 5 (16.67%) Azure
11 4 (13.33%) Project Governance
11 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (13.33%) Requirements Gathering
11 4 (13.33%) Windows
11 4 (13.33%) LatentZero
12 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (10.00%) Data Management
12 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 3 (10.00%) .NET
12 3 (10.00%) Project Delivery
12 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 3 (10.00%) Test Automation

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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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Markit EDM
2 7 (23.33%) Bloomberg AIM
3 4 (13.33%) LatentZero
4 2 (6.67%) Eikon
4 2 (6.67%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Mimecast
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (70.00%) Front Office
2 6 (20.00%) Back Office
3 5 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Project Manager
4 7 (23.33%) Asset Management Project Manager
5 6 (20.00%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Asset Management Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Data Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Business Change Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Finance Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Release Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Technology Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) thinkFolio Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
2 1 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 7 (23.33%) Derivative
3 5 (16.67%) Equities
4 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Asset Management
2 20 (66.67%) Investment Management
3 7 (23.33%) Fund Management
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (13.33%) Project Governance
5 4 (13.33%) Requirements Gathering
6 3 (10.00%) Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Project Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) ITSM
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
7 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Charles River
2 14 (46.67%) Bloomberg
3 5 (16.67%) Murex
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Calypso
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) FactSet
5 2 (6.67%) Fidessa
5 2 (6.67%) FIS
5 2 (6.67%) ION Trading
5 2 (6.67%) Linedata
5 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.67%) SimCorp
6 1 (3.33%) Avaloq