The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FactSet products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FactSet over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank 322 319 320
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.061% 0.059% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.13% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Average salary £72,500 £35,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+107.14% -32.36%
UK excluding London average salary - £28,750 -
FactSet
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5306 5295 5947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.05% 44.82% 46.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4392 4627 5389
Average salary £53,000 £53,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

FactSet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FactSet across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

FactSet Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FactSet
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FactSet across the City of London region.

FactSet Salary Trend in the City of London

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FactSet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FactSet.

1 23 (92.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (44.00%) VBA
4 11 (44.00%) .NET
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) Front Office
5 10 (40.00%) Equities
5 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (40.00%) Advent
5 10 (40.00%) C
5 10 (40.00%) BI-SAM
6 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (36.00%) MS Office
6 9 (36.00%) XML
6 9 (36.00%) ETL
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (32.00%) Back Office
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (24.00%) Data Management
8 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
8 6 (24.00%) Fixed Income
8 6 (24.00%) SimCorp
8 6 (24.00%) Investment Management

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FactSet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FactSet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (36.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Advent Geneva
1 4 (16.00%) PORTIA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (16.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 23 (92.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Front Office
3 8 (32.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Excel Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Report Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Portfolio Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Equities
2 6 (24.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (24.00%) Derivative
2 6 (24.00%) Reference Data
3 5 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ETL
1 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (24.00%) Data Management
2 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (24.00%) Investment Management
2 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) Analytics
3 3 (12.00%) Time Management
4 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) VBA
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) C
3 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CFA
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Advent
1 10 (40.00%) BI-SAM
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) SimCorp
3 6 (24.00%) Bloomberg
3 6 (24.00%) StatPro
3 6 (24.00%) SunGard
4 4 (16.00%) Serena
4 4 (16.00%) Fiserv
5 3 (12.00%) Reuters
6 1 (4.00%) Sybase