Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markit thinkFolio
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 854 846 1080
Rank change year-on-year -8 +234 +15
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 161 281 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.19% 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.23% 3.21% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 156 176 85
UK median annual salary £82,500 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.48% -14.81% -
10th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £142,500 £86,875 £93,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £82,500 - -

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 7,235 8,753 13,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.90% 5.87% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,177 6,060 10,216
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

thinkFolio
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for thinkFolio in the UK

thinkFolio
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

thinkFolio
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing thinkFolio over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for thinkFolio in the UK

thinkFolio
Top 4 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 24 February 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 -6 157 £82,500 +43.48% 2
London -36 157 £82,500 +43.48% 2
UK excluding London - 4 £82,500 -
Scotland - 4 £82,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 148 (91.93%) Asset Management
2 137 (85.09%) Investment Management
3 128 (79.50%) Fixed Income
4 125 (77.64%) Front Office
5 123 (76.40%) Equities
6 122 (75.78%) Derivative
6 122 (75.78%) Charles River
7 116 (72.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 116 (72.05%) Hedge funds
8 108 (67.08%) SQL
9 100 (62.11%) Finance
10 99 (61.49%) SimCorp
11 72 (44.72%) Front Arena
11 72 (44.72%) Calypso
11 72 (44.72%) Markit EDM
12 60 (37.27%) Bloomberg
13 57 (35.40%) Business Analysis
14 55 (34.16%) Fidessa
15 53 (32.92%) Stakeholder Management
16 52 (32.30%) Project Delivery
17 50 (31.06%) ION Trading
18 44 (27.33%) C#
19 43 (26.71%) Java
20 41 (25.47%) C++
20 41 (25.47%) Python
20 41 (25.47%) SaaS
21 39 (24.22%) Eze Castle Integration
22 35 (21.74%) Eze Software Group
23 34 (21.12%) FIS
23 34 (21.12%) Linedata

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 16 (9.94%) Apache
1 16 (9.94%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.48%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 72 (44.72%) Front Arena
1 72 (44.72%) Markit EDM
2 32 (19.88%) LatentZero
3 4 (2.48%) Eagle PACE
3 4 (2.48%) LongView
3 4 (2.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (2.48%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 3 (1.86%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (0.62%) Eikon
5 1 (0.62%) Minerva
5 1 (0.62%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 41 (25.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Azure
2 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.62%) Office 365
2 1 (0.62%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 125 (77.64%) Front Office
2 100 (62.11%) Finance
3 18 (11.18%) Banking
3 18 (11.18%) French Language
3 18 (11.18%) German Language
3 18 (11.18%) Investment Banking
3 18 (11.18%) Italian Language
3 18 (11.18%) Spanish Language
4 7 (4.35%) Back Office
5 2 (1.24%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 47 (29.19%) Finance Manager
1 47 (29.19%) Implementation Manager
2 25 (15.53%) Analyst
3 24 (14.91%) Applications Support
4 20 (12.42%) Technical Director
5 19 (11.80%) Product Manager
5 19 (11.80%) Product Owner
5 19 (11.80%) Software Product Manager
6 16 (9.94%) Applications Engineer
6 16 (9.94%) Applications Support Engineer
6 16 (9.94%) Support Engineer
7 13 (8.07%) Senior Implementation Manager
7 13 (8.07%) Senior Manager
7 13 (8.07%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.83%) Client Director
8 11 (6.83%) Services Director
8 11 (6.83%) thinkFolio Analyst
8 11 (6.83%) thinkFolio Support
9 9 (5.59%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) Technical Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.15%) J2EE
2 19 (11.80%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (3.73%) .NET
4 4 (2.48%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (2.48%) Middleware
4 4 (2.48%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 128 (79.50%) Fixed Income
2 123 (76.40%) Equities
3 122 (75.78%) Derivative
4 116 (72.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 116 (72.05%) Hedge funds
5 20 (12.42%) OTC Derivatives
6 19 (11.80%) Exotic Derivative
7 4 (2.48%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.62%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.73%) Windows
2 4 (2.48%) AIX
2 4 (2.48%) zOS
3 3 (1.86%) Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Unix
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (91.93%) Asset Management
2 137 (85.09%) Investment Management
3 57 (35.40%) Business Analysis
4 53 (32.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (32.30%) Project Delivery
6 27 (16.77%) Mentoring
7 25 (15.53%) Performance Management
8 17 (10.56%) Wealth Management
9 16 (9.94%) Computer Science
9 16 (9.94%) Fintech
10 12 (7.45%) Fund Management
11 11 (6.83%) Migration
12 10 (6.21%) Line Management
12 10 (6.21%) Presales
13 8 (4.97%) Portfolio Management
14 5 (3.11%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (3.11%) CRM
15 4 (2.48%) ERP
15 4 (2.48%) Information Security
15 4 (2.48%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 108 (67.08%) SQL
2 44 (27.33%) C#
3 43 (26.71%) Java
4 41 (25.47%) C++
4 41 (25.47%) Python
5 17 (10.56%) Perl
6 16 (9.94%) Bash Shell
6 16 (9.94%) Bourne shell
6 16 (9.94%) Korn
6 16 (9.94%) Ruby
7 3 (1.86%) VBA
8 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (11.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) Control-M
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 122 (75.78%) Charles River
2 99 (61.49%) SimCorp
3 72 (44.72%) Calypso
4 60 (37.27%) Bloomberg
5 55 (34.16%) Fidessa
6 50 (31.06%) ION Trading
7 39 (24.22%) Eze Castle Integration
8 35 (21.74%) Eze Software Group
9 34 (21.12%) FIS
9 34 (21.12%) Linedata
10 26 (16.15%) Murex
11 22 (13.66%) Oracle
12 17 (10.56%) MarketAxess
12 17 (10.56%) Tradeweb
13 16 (9.94%) FXall
13 16 (9.94%) Reuters
14 7 (4.35%) Microsoft
15 5 (3.11%) FactSet
16 4 (2.48%) Sparx
16 4 (2.48%) Workday