Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markit thinkFolio
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 859 1009 1062
Rank change year-on-year +150 +53 +48
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 239 177 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.10% 0.069%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.81% 1.48% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 180 165 99
UK median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - -3.45%
10th Percentile £53,750 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £112,500 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - £65,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +48.57% -12.50%

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 8,515 11,987 12,502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.93% 6.96% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,835 8,916 9,386
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for thinkFolio in the UK

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Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for thinkFolio in the UK

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing thinkFolio over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 +169 239 £67,500 -5.26%
London +142 239 £67,500 -5.26%

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 205 (85.77%) Asset Management
2 198 (82.85%) Equities
3 190 (79.50%) Fixed Income
4 172 (71.97%) Front Office
5 171 (71.55%) Investment Management
6 168 (70.29%) Derivative
7 165 (69.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 164 (68.62%) Charles River
9 146 (61.09%) SQL
10 128 (53.56%) Finance
11 123 (51.46%) Banking
12 120 (50.21%) Hedge funds
13 115 (48.12%) Java
14 106 (44.35%) Business Analysis
15 105 (43.93%) Oracle
16 104 (43.51%) Markit EDM
17 99 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
18 88 (36.82%) Degree
19 86 (35.98%) Wealth Management
19 86 (35.98%) SimCorp
19 86 (35.98%) C#
20 84 (35.15%) Perl
20 84 (35.15%) SQL Server
20 84 (35.15%) Computer Science
21 80 (33.47%) FIX Protocol
22 76 (31.80%) Front Arena
23 75 (31.38%) Software Engineering
23 75 (31.38%) Calypso
24 70 (29.29%) French Language
24 70 (29.29%) German Language

thinkFolio
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 64 (26.78%) Oracle Workflow
2 40 (16.74%) Apache
2 40 (16.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 104 (43.51%) Markit EDM
2 76 (31.80%) Front Arena
3 33 (13.81%) Temenos T24
4 19 (7.95%) LatentZero
5 15 (6.28%) LongView
6 13 (5.44%) Eze OMS
7 10 (4.18%) Bloomberg AIM
8 7 (2.93%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.84%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.42%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 1 (0.42%) Capstone
10 1 (0.42%) Minerva
10 1 (0.42%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 40 (16.74%) SaaS
2 12 (5.02%) PaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (35.15%) SQL Server
2 34 (14.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.26%) MSTest
1 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.84%) Selenium
3 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.42%) Maven
General
1 172 (71.97%) Front Office
2 128 (53.56%) Finance
3 123 (51.46%) Banking
4 70 (29.29%) French Language
4 70 (29.29%) German Language
4 70 (29.29%) Italian Language
4 70 (29.29%) Spanish Language
5 45 (18.83%) Games
6 30 (12.55%) Dutch Language
7 29 (12.13%) Back Office
8 11 (4.60%) Investment Banking
9 7 (2.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (32.64%) Analyst
2 50 (20.92%) Consultant
2 50 (20.92%) Technical Consultant
3 47 (19.67%) Business Analyst
4 40 (16.74%) Java Consultant
5 39 (16.32%) Developer
6 28 (11.72%) Senior Analyst
7 27 (11.30%) Applications Support
8 26 (10.88%) Implementation Consultant
8 26 (10.88%) Technical Implementation Consultant
9 23 (9.62%) Java Developer
9 23 (9.62%) Senior Business Analyst
10 22 (9.21%) Support Analyst
11 21 (8.79%) Support Engineer
12 18 (7.53%) Support Consultant
12 18 (7.53%) Technical Support
12 18 (7.53%) Technical Support Consultant
13 14 (5.86%) thinkFolio Support
14 12 (5.02%) Principal Java Developer
14 12 (5.02%) thinkFolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (33.47%) FIX Protocol
2 64 (26.78%) XML
3 49 (20.50%) .NET
4 23 (9.62%) AngularJS
4 23 (9.62%) React
4 23 (9.62%) REST
5 22 (9.21%) Vue.js
6 15 (6.28%) J2EE
7 11 (4.60%) Middleware
8 2 (0.84%) Web Services
9 1 (0.42%) Node.js
9 1 (0.42%) Spring
9 1 (0.42%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 198 (82.85%) Equities
2 190 (79.50%) Fixed Income
3 168 (70.29%) Derivative
4 165 (69.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 120 (50.21%) Hedge funds
6 43 (17.99%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.26%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.42%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.35%) Windows
2 5 (2.09%) Linux
3 2 (0.84%) AIX
3 2 (0.84%) CentOS
3 2 (0.84%) Fedora
3 2 (0.84%) HPUX
3 2 (0.84%) Solaris
3 2 (0.84%) Unix
3 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (85.77%) Asset Management
2 171 (71.55%) Investment Management
3 106 (44.35%) Business Analysis
4 99 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (35.98%) Wealth Management
6 84 (35.15%) Computer Science
7 75 (31.38%) Software Engineering
8 65 (27.20%) Workflow
9 60 (25.10%) Portfolio Management
10 52 (21.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 49 (20.50%) Fund Management
12 45 (18.83%) Decision-Making
12 45 (18.83%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 43 (17.99%) Change Management
13 43 (17.99%) Information Security
13 43 (17.99%) User Stories
14 34 (14.23%) Economics
15 26 (10.88%) Test Automation
16 24 (10.04%) Scrum
17 23 (9.62%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 146 (61.09%) SQL
2 115 (48.12%) Java
3 86 (35.98%) C#
4 84 (35.15%) Perl
5 43 (17.99%) Python
6 40 (16.74%) Bash Shell
6 40 (16.74%) C++
7 33 (13.81%) Ruby
8 6 (2.51%) Bourne shell
8 6 (2.51%) Korn
9 4 (1.67%) VBA
10 2 (0.84%) Java 8
10 2 (0.84%) VB
11 1 (0.42%) C
11 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 88 (36.82%) Degree
2 11 (4.60%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (21.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.51%) Control-M
Vendors
1 164 (68.62%) Charles River
2 105 (43.93%) Oracle
3 86 (35.98%) SimCorp
4 75 (31.38%) Calypso
5 59 (24.69%) Bloomberg
6 46 (19.25%) FXall
6 46 (19.25%) MarketAxess
6 46 (19.25%) Tradeweb
7 42 (17.57%) Reuters
8 40 (16.74%) Eze Software Group
8 40 (16.74%) ION Trading
9 7 (2.93%) Fidessa
10 3 (1.26%) Murex
11 2 (0.84%) Currenex
11 2 (0.84%) FactSet
11 2 (0.84%) Microsoft
11 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.84%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.42%) Eze Castle Integration
12 1 (0.42%) StatPro