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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markit thinkFolio
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 854 884
Rank change year-on-year +58 +30  
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 56 96 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.092% 0.079%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.94% 1.26% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 81 64
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 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £87,500 £86,750
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 5949 7608 8136
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 6.96% 7.27% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4536 5968 6489
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 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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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 30 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 30 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 +50 55 £67,500 +3.84% 1
London +39 55 £67,500 +3.84% 1
City of London +26 21 £70,000 -6.66%
Scotland +1 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Edinburgh -11 1 £45,000 -10.00%

For the 6 months to 30 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 (72.83%) Asset Management
2 60 (65.22%) Charles River
3 54 (58.70%) Investment Management
4 39 (42.39%) Markit EDM
5 35 (38.04%) Front Office
5 35 (38.04%) Finance
6 34 (36.96%) SQL
7 30 (32.61%) Bloomberg
8 24 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 24 (26.09%) Fund Management
9 18 (19.57%) Hedge funds
9 18 (19.57%) Back Office
9 18 (19.57%) Fixed Income
10 15 (16.30%) Data Management
11 14 (15.22%) SimCorp
12 13 (14.13%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (14.13%) SimCorp Dimension
12 13 (14.13%) Portfolio Management
13 12 (13.04%) Wealth Management
13 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 12 (13.04%) .NET
14 11 (11.96%) T-SQL
14 11 (11.96%) LatentZero
14 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (11.96%) Equities
14 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (11.96%) Derivative
14 11 (11.96%) Eze Castle Integration
15 10 (10.87%) Business Analysis
15 10 (10.87%) Project Management

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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 7 (7.61%) Confluence
2 2 (2.17%) IIS
2 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.17%) MS Project
2 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (42.39%) Markit EDM
2 13 (14.13%) SimCorp Dimension
3 11 (11.96%) LatentZero
4 6 (6.52%) Eze OMS
4 6 (6.52%) LongView
4 6 (6.52%) Sentinel
5 5 (5.43%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (2.17%) Tradar
7 1 (1.09%) Advent Moxy
7 1 (1.09%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 1 (1.09%) Beauchamp
7 1 (1.09%) Decalog
7 1 (1.09%) Front Arena
7 1 (1.09%) HiInvest
7 1 (1.09%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (1.09%) Minerva
7 1 (1.09%) MultiFonds
7 1 (1.09%) PORTIA
7 1 (1.09%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) ADSL
1 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.17%) VPN
2 1 (1.09%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.17%) MS Access
6 1 (1.09%) QlikView
6 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) JIRA
1 7 (7.61%) Subversion
2 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (38.04%) Finance
1 35 (38.04%) Front Office
2 18 (19.57%) Back Office
3 4 (4.35%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.09%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (34.78%) Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Developer
3 15 (16.30%) Applications Support
4 14 (15.22%) Project Manager
5 13 (14.13%) Asset Management Project Manager
6 11 (11.96%) Business Analyst
7 10 (10.87%) Support Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) Junior
8 9 (9.78%) Junior Project Manager
9 6 (6.52%) Front Office Business Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Compliance Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) Programme Manager
12 3 (3.26%) Architect
12 3 (3.26%) Business Consultant
12 3 (3.26%) C# Developer
12 3 (3.26%) Consultant
12 3 (3.26%) Lead C# Developer
12 3 (3.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) .NET
2 7 (7.61%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.17%) WCF
3 2 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Fixed Income
1 18 (19.57%) Hedge funds
2 11 (11.96%) Derivative
2 11 (11.96%) Equities
3 4 (4.35%) Fintech
4 3 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.17%) iPhone
5 2 (2.17%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.09%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.09%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Unix
2 5 (5.43%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Android
3 2 (2.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.83%) Asset Management
2 54 (58.70%) Investment Management
3 24 (26.09%) Fund Management
4 15 (16.30%) Data Management
5 13 (14.13%) Portfolio Management
6 12 (13.04%) Wealth Management
7 10 (10.87%) Business Analysis
7 10 (10.87%) Project Management
8 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.78%) SDLC
9 7 (7.61%) ITIL
9 7 (7.61%) Software Deployment
10 6 (6.52%) Change Management
10 6 (6.52%) Matrix Management
11 4 (4.35%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.35%) Capacity Management
11 4 (4.35%) Line Management
12 3 (3.26%) BPR
12 3 (3.26%) Migration
12 3 (3.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.96%) SQL
2 11 (11.96%) T-SQL
3 8 (8.70%) C#
4 7 (7.61%) C++
4 7 (7.61%) Java
5 5 (5.43%) C
5 5 (5.43%) COBOL
6 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) AIFMD
1 2 (2.17%) UCITS
2 1 (1.09%) MiFID
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 60 (65.22%) Charles River
2 30 (32.61%) Bloomberg
3 14 (15.22%) SimCorp
4 13 (14.13%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.96%) Eze Castle Integration
7 9 (9.78%) Oracle
8 8 (8.70%) Fidessa
9 6 (6.52%) Eze Software Group
10 5 (5.43%) StatPro
11 4 (4.35%) FactSet
11 4 (4.35%) Remedy
12 3 (3.26%) BISAM
13 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.17%) Citrix
13 2 (2.17%) HP
13 2 (2.17%) Linedata
13 2 (2.17%) MarketAxess
13 2 (2.17%) RIMES
13 2 (2.17%) SunGard
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