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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markit thinkFolio
UK
Rank 803 853 883
Rank change year-on-year +50 +30  
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 54 95 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.092% 0.072%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.92% 1.27% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 47 80 57
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £93,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% -2.43%  

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

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5898 7487 8026
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 6.94% 7.27% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 5870 6376
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

thinkFolio
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing thinkFolio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for thinkFolio in the UK

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Top 5 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 3 months to 24 March 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
England +71 53 £67,500 +3.84% 3
London +41 53 £67,500 +3.84% 3
City of London +40 21 £70,000 -6.66% 1
Scotland +8 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Edinburgh -14 1 £45,000 -10.00%

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing thinkFolio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for thinkFolio.

1 67 (73.63%) Asset Management
2 59 (64.84%) Charles River
3 54 (59.34%) Investment Management
4 39 (42.86%) Markit EDM
5 35 (38.46%) Front Office
6 34 (37.36%) Finance
6 34 (37.36%) SQL
7 31 (34.07%) Bloomberg
8 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
8 24 (26.37%) Fund Management
9 19 (20.88%) Back Office
10 18 (19.78%) Hedge funds
11 17 (18.68%) Fixed Income
12 15 (16.48%) Data Management
13 14 (15.38%) SimCorp
14 13 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (14.29%) SimCorp Dimension
14 13 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
15 12 (13.19%) Wealth Management
15 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
15 12 (13.19%) .NET
16 11 (12.09%) T-SQL
16 11 (12.09%) LatentZero
16 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (12.09%) Derivative
16 11 (12.09%) Eze Castle Integration
17 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
17 10 (10.99%) Equities
18 9 (9.89%) Project Management

thinkFolio
Top Related 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 7 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (2.20%) IIS
2 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.20%) MS Project
2 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (42.86%) Markit EDM
2 13 (14.29%) SimCorp Dimension
3 11 (12.09%) LatentZero
4 6 (6.59%) Eze OMS
4 6 (6.59%) LongView
4 6 (6.59%) Sentinel
5 5 (5.49%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (2.20%) Tradar
7 1 (1.10%) Advent Moxy
7 1 (1.10%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 1 (1.10%) Beauchamp
7 1 (1.10%) Decalog
7 1 (1.10%) Front Arena
7 1 (1.10%) HiInvest
7 1 (1.10%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (1.10%) Minerva
7 1 (1.10%) MultiFonds
7 1 (1.10%) PORTIA
7 1 (1.10%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) ADSL
1 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.20%) VPN
2 1 (1.10%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.20%) MS Access
6 1 (1.10%) QlikView
6 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) JIRA
1 7 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (38.46%) Front Office
2 34 (37.36%) Finance
3 19 (20.88%) Back Office
4 4 (4.40%) Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.10%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (32.97%) Analyst
2 17 (18.68%) Developer
3 14 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 14 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 13 (14.29%) Asset Management Project Manager
5 10 (10.99%) Business Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Support Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Junior
6 9 (9.89%) Junior Project Manager
7 6 (6.59%) Front Office Business Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Compliance Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Business Consultant
9 4 (4.40%) Consultant
9 4 (4.40%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Architect
10 3 (3.30%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Investment Management Business Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) .NET
2 7 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.20%) WCF
3 2 (2.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Hedge funds
2 17 (18.68%) Fixed Income
3 11 (12.09%) Derivative
4 10 (10.99%) Equities
5 4 (4.40%) Fintech
6 3 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.20%) iPhone
7 2 (2.20%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.10%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Unix
2 5 (5.49%) Linux
3 2 (2.20%) Android
3 2 (2.20%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (73.63%) Asset Management
2 54 (59.34%) Investment Management
3 24 (26.37%) Fund Management
4 15 (16.48%) Data Management
5 13 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
6 12 (13.19%) Wealth Management
7 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
8 9 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.89%) Project Management
8 9 (9.89%) SDLC
9 7 (7.69%) ITIL
9 7 (7.69%) Software Deployment
10 5 (5.49%) Change Management
10 5 (5.49%) Matrix Management
11 4 (4.40%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.40%) Capacity Management
11 4 (4.40%) Fund Accounting
11 4 (4.40%) Line Management
12 3 (3.30%) Migration
12 3 (3.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.36%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) T-SQL
3 8 (8.79%) C#
4 7 (7.69%) C++
4 7 (7.69%) Java
5 6 (6.59%) C
6 5 (5.49%) COBOL
7 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) AIFMD
1 2 (2.20%) UCITS
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 59 (64.84%) Charles River
2 31 (34.07%) Bloomberg
3 14 (15.38%) SimCorp
4 13 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
6 11 (12.09%) Eze Castle Integration
7 9 (9.89%) Oracle
8 7 (7.69%) Fidessa
9 6 (6.59%) Eze Software Group
9 6 (6.59%) StatPro
10 4 (4.40%) BISAM
10 4 (4.40%) FactSet
10 4 (4.40%) Remedy
11 2 (2.20%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.20%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.20%) Citrix
11 2 (2.20%) GoldenSource
11 2 (2.20%) HP
11 2 (2.20%) Linedata
11 2 (2.20%) SunGard
London
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