The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FactSet products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FactSet over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank 622 593 648
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +55
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 12 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.029% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.056% 0.063% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 1
Average salary £72,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.58% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary - £28,750 -
FactSet
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21364 20558 23285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.38% 46.17% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17587 17198 19875
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

FactSet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FactSet Jobs Demand Trend in London

FactSet
Salary Trend in London

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

FactSet Salary Trend in London

FactSet
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FactSet across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

FactSet Salary Histogram in London

FactSet
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FactSet within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 6 £72,500 +100.00% 2
FactSet
England

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 32 (91.43%) Finance
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
3 16 (45.71%) Bloomberg
4 15 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 14 (40.00%) Front Office
6 13 (37.14%) VBA
6 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (34.29%) .NET
8 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
8 11 (31.43%) Equities
9 10 (28.57%) Back Office
9 10 (28.57%) C
9 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (28.57%) Advent
9 10 (28.57%) BI-SAM
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (25.71%) SimCorp
10 9 (25.71%) HTML
10 9 (25.71%) MS Office
10 9 (25.71%) XML
10 9 (25.71%) ETL
10 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
11 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (22.86%) Asset Management
11 8 (22.86%) Investment Management

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (11.43%) SAS
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) PORTIA
1 4 (11.43%) Advent Geneva
2 3 (8.57%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) VoIP
1 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (91.43%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Front Office
3 10 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Excel Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Performance Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Report Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Portfolio Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) XML
2 9 (25.71%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Equities
2 7 (20.00%) Hedge funds
3 6 (17.14%) Derivative
3 6 (17.14%) Fixed Income
3 6 (17.14%) Reference Data
4 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (8.57%) Statistics
5 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.71%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ETL
1 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
2 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.86%) Asset Management
2 8 (22.86%) Investment Management
3 6 (17.14%) Data Management
4 4 (11.43%) Time Management
5 3 (8.57%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) Signal Processing
5 3 (8.57%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (8.57%) Analytics
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Web Development
7 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
1 13 (37.14%) VBA
2 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
3 10 (28.57%) C
4 7 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (17.14%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) C++
6 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.86%) VB6
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) VBScript
7 1 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) CFA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Bloomberg
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) Advent
3 10 (28.57%) BI-SAM
4 9 (25.71%) SimCorp
5 6 (17.14%) SunGard
5 6 (17.14%) StatPro
6 4 (11.43%) Reuters
6 4 (11.43%) Serena
6 4 (11.43%) Fiserv
7 3 (8.57%) Trend Micro
7 3 (8.57%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) MathWorks
7 3 (8.57%) VMware
8 2 (5.71%) thinkFolio
9 1 (2.86%) Sybase
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 55-85k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago