Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markit thinkFolio
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 853 979 1075
Rank change year-on-year +126 +96 +30
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 225 194 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.78% 1.78% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 209 181 100
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £97,000 £112,500 £87,500
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 8,084 10,877 13,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.81% 6.53% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5,651 7,935 9,974
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -4.00%

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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 22 September 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 22 September 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
London +128 225 £70,000 +7.69% 5
England +118 225 £70,000 +7.69% 5

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 214 (95.11%) Front Office
2 198 (88.00%) Asset Management
3 195 (86.67%) Investment Management
4 187 (83.11%) Charles River
4 187 (83.11%) SQL
5 185 (82.22%) Equities
6 176 (78.22%) Fixed Income
7 171 (76.00%) Derivative
8 165 (73.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 165 (73.33%) Hedge funds
9 155 (68.89%) Finance
9 155 (68.89%) SimCorp
10 143 (63.56%) Business Analysis
11 135 (60.00%) Markit EDM
12 128 (56.89%) SQL Server
13 123 (54.67%) Calypso
13 123 (54.67%) Front Arena
14 115 (51.11%) Oracle
15 90 (40.00%) XML
15 90 (40.00%) Workflow
15 90 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
16 89 (39.56%) C#
17 87 (38.67%) Java
17 87 (38.67%) French Language
17 87 (38.67%) German Language
17 87 (38.67%) Italian Language
17 87 (38.67%) Spanish Language
17 87 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
18 75 (33.33%) Software Engineering
19 74 (32.89%) Dutch Language

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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 90 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (5.78%) Apache
2 13 (5.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.44%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 135 (60.00%) Markit EDM
2 123 (54.67%) Front Arena
3 32 (14.22%) LatentZero
4 13 (5.78%) LongView
5 10 (4.44%) Eagle PACE
6 8 (3.56%) Bloomberg AIM
7 1 (0.44%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (56.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.89%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (0.89%) Selenium
3 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 214 (95.11%) Front Office
2 155 (68.89%) Finance
3 87 (38.67%) French Language
3 87 (38.67%) German Language
3 87 (38.67%) Italian Language
3 87 (38.67%) Spanish Language
4 74 (32.89%) Dutch Language
5 30 (13.33%) Back Office
5 30 (13.33%) Banking
6 14 (6.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (34.22%) Consultant
2 67 (29.78%) Implementation Consultant
3 66 (29.33%) Technical Consultant
4 58 (25.78%) Analyst
5 56 (24.89%) Technical Implementation Consultant
6 41 (18.22%) Java Consultant
7 33 (14.67%) Support Analyst
8 30 (13.33%) Applications Support
9 26 (11.56%) Developer
10 25 (11.11%) J2EE Consultant
11 24 (10.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 24 (10.67%) Software Engineer
12 22 (9.78%) Finance Manager
12 22 (9.78%) Implementation Manager
13 20 (8.89%) Business Analyst
14 16 (7.11%) Technical Director
14 16 (7.11%) thinkFolio Support
15 15 (6.67%) thinkFolio Analyst
16 14 (6.22%) Java Engineer
17 13 (5.78%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (40.00%) XML
2 57 (25.33%) J2EE
3 54 (24.00%) .NET
4 45 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
5 9 (4.00%) Middleware
6 1 (0.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.44%) COM
6 1 (0.44%) Node.js
6 1 (0.44%) React
6 1 (0.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 185 (82.22%) Equities
2 176 (78.22%) Fixed Income
3 171 (76.00%) Derivative
4 165 (73.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 165 (73.33%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.44%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (88.00%) Asset Management
2 195 (86.67%) Investment Management
3 143 (63.56%) Business Analysis
4 90 (40.00%) Workflow
5 87 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 36 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (14.67%) Project Delivery
9 20 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 20 (8.89%) Performance Management
9 20 (8.89%) Portfolio Management
10 17 (7.56%) Fund Management
11 13 (5.78%) Computer Science
11 13 (5.78%) Fintech
11 13 (5.78%) Project Management
11 13 (5.78%) Wealth Management
12 11 (4.89%) Migration
13 10 (4.44%) Line Management
13 10 (4.44%) Software Delivery
13 10 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 187 (83.11%) SQL
2 89 (39.56%) C#
3 87 (38.67%) Java
4 54 (24.00%) Perl
5 34 (15.11%) Python
6 33 (14.67%) C++
7 13 (5.78%) Bash Shell
7 13 (5.78%) Bourne shell
7 13 (5.78%) Korn
7 13 (5.78%) Ruby
8 1 (0.44%) Java 8
8 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (7.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 187 (83.11%) Charles River
2 155 (68.89%) SimCorp
3 123 (54.67%) Calypso
4 115 (51.11%) Oracle
5 33 (14.67%) Bloomberg
6 22 (9.78%) Eze Castle Integration
7 20 (8.89%) ION Trading
8 19 (8.44%) MarketAxess
8 19 (8.44%) Tradeweb
9 17 (7.56%) Fidessa
9 17 (7.56%) FXall
10 13 (5.78%) Eze Software Group
10 13 (5.78%) Reuters
11 9 (4.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (3.56%) Portware
13 7 (3.11%) FIS
13 7 (3.11%) Linedata
14 1 (0.44%) Murex
14 1 (0.44%) RIMES
14 1 (0.44%) SmartCo