The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 436 417 445
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.047% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.018% 0.097% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Average salary £41,250 £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.65% -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £32,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -6.47%
Reuters
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11017 10324 10919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.14% 48.75% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8584 8126 9288
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Reuters
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Reuters Salary Trend in the South East

Reuters
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reuters across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Reuters Salary Histogram in the South East

Reuters
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Surrey -7 1 £55,000 +111.53%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £27,500 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) VoIP
2 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Bloomberg
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (9.09%) Informix
6 1 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) Fidessa
6 1 (9.09%) Tcl
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) NYFIX
6 1 (9.09%) EasyScreen
6 1 (9.09%) EccoWare
6 1 (9.09%) Process Management
6 1 (9.09%) SUSE

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Reuters 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 Reuters. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Informix
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Applications Support
3 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Market Data Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) SUSE
3 1 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Fedora
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Process Management
1 1 (9.09%) Fund Management
1 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Tcl
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Bloomberg
2 1 (9.09%) NYFIX
2 1 (9.09%) EasyScreen
2 1 (9.09%) EccoWare
2 1 (9.09%) Patsystems
2 1 (9.09%) GL TRADE
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Fidessa
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat