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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 450 447 433
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 1 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.021% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.009% 0.044% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Average salary - £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £34,125 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-19.70% -19.04%
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
10906 11487 11535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.60% 47.88% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8591 9024 9331
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

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
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 21 April 2015. 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 +12 1 - -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Informix
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 3 (100.00%) Tcl
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) NYFIX
1 3 (100.00%) EasyScreen
1 3 (100.00%) EccoWare
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Fedora
1 3 (100.00%) Patsystems
1 3 (100.00%) GL TRADE
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Informix
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Support
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Eurex
2 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Fedora
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Tcl
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) NYFIX
1 3 (100.00%) EasyScreen
1 3 (100.00%) EccoWare
1 3 (100.00%) Patsystems
1 3 (100.00%) GL TRADE