The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 17 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 Bloomberg.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 540 611 544
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -67
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 407 308 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.59% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 316 254 378
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £52,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +26.50%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53946 52352 54569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.91% 47.74% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 44143 41933 45951
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bloomberg
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Trend in the UK

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bloomberg over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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
England +79 401 £45,000 - 26
London +66 392 £45,000 - 22
City of London +57 100 £42,500 -10.52% 12
Birmingham -1 6 £34,000 +1.49%
West Midlands -9 6 £34,000 +1.49%
Scotland 0 3 £33,000 -37.14%
South East -12 2 £41,250 -34.00% 4
Mayfair -4 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Surrey -8 1 £55,000 +111.53%
Stirling -14 1 - -
Docklands, London -16 1 £38,500 -20.61%
Midlands - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £27,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £27,500 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Bloomberg 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 Bloomberg.

1 512 (56.70%) Finance
2 474 (52.49%) Reuters
3 463 (51.27%) Windows
4 312 (34.55%) Microsoft
5 273 (30.23%) Active Directory
6 254 (28.13%) SQL
7 213 (23.59%) Front Office
8 206 (22.81%) Banking
9 196 (21.71%) UNIX
10 180 (19.93%) MS Excel
11 172 (19.05%) MS Exchange
12 165 (18.27%) MS Office
12 165 (18.27%) Blackberry
13 156 (17.28%) ITIL
14 155 (17.17%) C#
15 148 (16.39%) Windows 7
16 146 (16.17%) Degree
17 143 (15.84%) Perl
18 141 (15.61%) SQL Server
18 141 (15.61%) Linux
19 135 (14.95%) Java
20 126 (13.95%) Equities
21 120 (13.29%) Investment Banking
21 120 (13.29%) Hedge funds
22 109 (12.07%) Asset Management
23 108 (11.96%) TCP/IP
24 106 (11.74%) C++
25 105 (11.63%) Citrix
26 103 (11.41%) Internet
27 102 (11.30%) Windows XP

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Bloomberg 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 Bloomberg. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 172 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 89 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (8.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 57 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 48 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 34 (3.77%) SharePoint
7 32 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (3.32%) Lync
9 21 (2.33%) IBM Notes
10 9 (1.00%) MTS
11 7 (0.78%) TIBCO EMS
11 7 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2000
12 6 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (0.66%) Apache
13 4 (0.44%) Mule
13 4 (0.44%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.33%) Node.js
15 2 (0.22%) JBoss
15 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
16 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 180 (19.93%) MS Excel
2 165 (18.27%) MS Office
3 70 (7.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.99%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.11%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 50 (5.54%) RMDS
2 39 (4.32%) Eikon
3 23 (2.55%) Markit EDM
4 22 (2.44%) 3000 Xtra
5 19 (2.10%) Front Arena
6 12 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (1.33%) Summit
6 12 (1.33%) SimCorp Dimension
7 11 (1.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 10 (1.11%) ION MarketView
9 8 (0.89%) Dynamics GP
9 8 (0.89%) LatentZero
10 4 (0.44%) Advent Moxy
11 3 (0.33%) LongView
12 2 (0.22%) MultiFonds
13 1 (0.11%) Tesseract
13 1 (0.11%) Minerva
13 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
13 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
13 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.55%) Office 365
1 5 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Joyent
3 1 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 108 (11.96%) TCP/IP
2 103 (11.41%) Internet
3 82 (9.08%) LAN
3 82 (9.08%) WAN
4 78 (8.64%) DNS
5 61 (6.76%) Firewall
6 60 (6.64%) VPN
7 53 (5.87%) Multicast
8 50 (5.54%) SAN
9 42 (4.65%) DHCP
10 35 (3.88%) Wireless
11 30 (3.32%) Cisco IOS
12 25 (2.77%) iSCSI
13 24 (2.66%) Intranet
14 23 (2.55%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
15 22 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (2.33%) IP Telephony
17 18 (1.99%) Network Security
18 14 (1.55%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 36 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (1.33%) MySQL
5 12 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 8 (0.89%) Sybase ASE
6 8 (0.89%) Sybase IQ
7 7 (0.78%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.55%) Informix
8 5 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.55%) KDB
8 5 (0.55%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.33%) DTS
9 3 (0.33%) MS Access
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.22%) JUnit
2 11 (1.22%) JIRA
3 10 (1.11%) Subversion
4 9 (1.00%) NUnit
4 9 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (0.55%) Maven
5 5 (0.55%) jMock
5 5 (0.55%) Apache Ivy
5 5 (0.55%) Hamcrest
6 4 (0.44%) Mockito
6 4 (0.44%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.44%) Ant
7 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.11%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.11%) Juju
8 1 (0.11%) Grunt
8 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.11%) Moq
General
1 512 (56.70%) Finance
2 213 (23.59%) Front Office
3 206 (22.81%) Banking
4 120 (13.29%) Investment Banking
5 100 (11.07%) Law
6 96 (10.63%) Back Office
7 65 (7.20%) Multimedia
8 41 (4.54%) Financial Institution
9 31 (3.43%) Legal
10 22 (2.44%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.55%) Japanese Language
12 12 (1.33%) French Language
12 12 (1.33%) Publishing
13 9 (1.00%) Private Banking
14 8 (0.89%) German Language
15 7 (0.78%) Advertising
16 4 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
16 4 (0.44%) Billing
17 2 (0.22%) Marketing
17 2 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 271 (30.01%) Analyst
2 147 (16.28%) Developer
3 140 (15.50%) Support Analyst
4 96 (10.63%) Desktop Support
5 88 (9.75%) Applications Support
6 76 (8.42%) Support Engineer
7 60 (6.64%) Technical Support
8 59 (6.53%) 2nd Line Support
9 56 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support
10 55 (6.09%) C# Developer
11 42 (4.65%) Java Developer
12 41 (4.54%) Service Analyst
13 38 (4.21%) Service Desk Analyst
14 36 (3.99%) Applications Support Analyst
14 36 (3.99%) IT Support
15 34 (3.77%) Business Analyst
15 34 (3.77%) Consultant
16 31 (3.43%) Desktop Analyst
17 28 (3.10%) Team Leader
18 27 (2.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (6.42%) FIX Protocol
2 55 (6.09%) .NET
3 25 (2.77%) Spring
4 23 (2.55%) Middleware
4 23 (2.55%) WPF
5 21 (2.33%) Rendezvous
6 19 (2.10%) WinForms
7 13 (1.44%) WCF
8 12 (1.33%) Web Services
9 10 (1.11%) XML
10 7 (0.78%) Reactive Extensions
11 6 (0.66%) OSGi
11 6 (0.66%) JSP
11 6 (0.66%) Servlets
12 5 (0.55%) XSLT
12 5 (0.55%) Hibernate
13 4 (0.44%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.44%) Spring MVC
13 4 (0.44%) JMS
13 4 (0.44%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 165 (18.27%) Blackberry
2 126 (13.95%) Equities
3 120 (13.29%) Hedge funds
4 100 (11.07%) Fixed Income
5 89 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
6 78 (8.64%) Derivative
7 51 (5.65%) Reference Data
8 47 (5.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 36 (3.99%) Computer Science
10 28 (3.10%) iPhone
11 23 (2.55%) iPad
11 23 (2.55%) Biometrics
11 23 (2.55%) PDA
12 20 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
13 19 (2.10%) Statistics
14 17 (1.88%) User Experience
15 15 (1.66%) Management Information System
16 14 (1.55%) Fat Client
16 14 (1.55%) Thin Client
17 8 (0.89%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 463 (51.27%) Windows
2 196 (21.71%) UNIX
3 148 (16.39%) Windows 7
4 141 (15.61%) Linux
5 102 (11.30%) Windows XP
6 88 (9.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 74 (8.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (5.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 51 (5.65%) Windows 8
10 35 (3.88%) Android
11 33 (3.65%) Solaris
12 29 (3.21%) Mac OS X
13 28 (3.10%) CentOS
14 17 (1.88%) Apple iOS
15 16 (1.77%) Windows NT
16 14 (1.55%) SUSE
16 14 (1.55%) Debian
17 13 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 11 (1.22%) Ubuntu
19 9 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (17.28%) ITIL
2 109 (12.07%) Asset Management
3 100 (11.07%) Analytics
4 95 (10.52%) Investment Management
5 64 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (6.64%) Electronic Trading
7 58 (6.42%) Project Management
8 48 (5.32%) OO
9 47 (5.20%) Multithreading
10 44 (4.87%) Service Delivery
10 44 (4.87%) Migration
11 39 (4.32%) BCP
12 38 (4.21%) Integration Testing
13 36 (3.99%) Risk Management
14 35 (3.88%) Data Analysis
15 34 (3.77%) Mentoring
16 31 (3.43%) Workflow
16 31 (3.43%) Change Management
17 29 (3.21%) OOP
18 24 (2.66%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 254 (28.13%) SQL
2 155 (17.17%) C#
3 143 (15.84%) Perl
4 135 (14.95%) Java
5 106 (11.74%) C++
6 83 (9.19%) Python
6 83 (9.19%) Bash Shell
7 68 (7.53%) VBA
8 65 (7.20%) T-SQL
9 37 (4.10%) Shell Script
10 31 (3.43%) VBScript
11 22 (2.44%) PowerShell
12 20 (2.21%) JavaScript
13 17 (1.88%) VB
13 17 (1.88%) MATLAB
13 17 (1.88%) AWK
14 14 (1.55%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.22%) Korn
16 10 (1.11%) C
17 9 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 146 (16.17%) Degree
2 39 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.21%) MCSE
3 20 (2.21%) MCP
4 17 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (1.77%) MCITP
5 16 (1.77%) CCNA
6 14 (1.55%) MCSA
7 9 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.00%) CFA
8 7 (0.78%) A+ Certification
9 6 (0.66%) MOS
10 4 (0.44%) MCDST
11 3 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.22%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.22%) CISSP
12 2 (0.22%) CCNP
13 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.99%) SLA
2 16 (1.77%) QA
3 9 (1.00%) EMIR
4 8 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (0.78%) UCITS
6 1 (0.11%) MiFID
6 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
System Software
1 273 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 66 (7.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.55%) XenApp
4 12 (1.33%) MetaFrame
5 10 (1.11%) vSphere
6 8 (0.89%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.44%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.11%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 43 (4.76%) SCCM
2 32 (3.54%) ITRS Geneos
3 22 (2.44%) Puppet
3 22 (2.44%) FortiGate
4 13 (1.44%) NetBackup
5 12 (1.33%) Backup Exec
6 9 (1.00%) WSUS
7 5 (0.55%) Zenoss
7 5 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.22%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.11%) DameWare
10 1 (0.11%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 474 (52.49%) Reuters
2 312 (34.55%) Microsoft
3 105 (11.63%) Citrix
4 100 (11.07%) Fidessa
5 95 (10.52%) Sybase
6 84 (9.30%) Cisco
7 82 (9.08%) VMware
8 75 (8.31%) HP
9 57 (6.31%) thinkFolio
10 46 (5.09%) FactSet
11 45 (4.98%) Oracle
12 44 (4.87%) Symantec
13 43 (4.76%) Avaya
14 41 (4.54%) Red Hat
15 39 (4.32%) Juniper
16 37 (4.10%) SunGard
16 37 (4.10%) Dell
17 36 (3.99%) Apple
18 35 (3.88%) Charles River
19 34 (3.77%) NYFIX
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