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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bloomberg
Rank 716 671 656
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -15
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 241 318 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.61% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 158 251 283
Average salary £48,125 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £31,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -33.68%

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
46999 52104 55699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.48% 46.92% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38412 41694 44619
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016 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 29 April 2016. 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 -78 213 £48,125 -3.75% 25
London -56 212 £48,125 -3.75% 25
City of London +16 58 £57,500 +15.00% 16
Scotland +9 26 £38,750 +21.09% 1
Edinburgh +24 18 £38,750 +21.09%
North West +26 13 - -
Liverpool +20 13 - -
Merseyside +19 13 - -
Street - 13 - -
South West - 13 - -
Somerset - 13 - -
Canary Wharf - 4 £45,000 -
Stirling -6 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 - - 1
South East +32 1 - -
Surrey -4 1 - -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 397 (67.29%) Finance
2 270 (45.76%) Windows
3 268 (45.42%) Reuters
4 216 (36.61%) Microsoft
5 176 (29.83%) Banking
6 173 (29.32%) Active Directory
7 159 (26.95%) SQL
8 153 (25.93%) Degree
9 152 (25.76%) MS Office
10 115 (19.49%) Front Office
11 112 (18.98%) ITIL
12 111 (18.81%) Unix
12 111 (18.81%) Hedge funds
13 108 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
14 105 (17.80%) MS Excel
15 99 (16.78%) Fixed Income
16 96 (16.27%) Blackberry
16 96 (16.27%) Linux
17 89 (15.08%) Windows 7
18 80 (13.56%) SQL Server
18 80 (13.56%) Asset Management
19 78 (13.22%) Fidessa
20 74 (12.54%) Computer Science
21 71 (12.03%) C++
22 68 (11.53%) C#
23 66 (11.19%) Investment Management
24 65 (11.02%) Windows XP
25 62 (10.51%) Windows Server
26 61 (10.34%) Java
26 61 (10.34%) HP

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 39 (6.61%) MS Exchange
2 24 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (3.73%) Office Communications Server
4 21 (3.56%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.37%) Skype for Business
6 11 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (1.36%) Confluence
8 8 (1.36%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.36%) IIS
9 7 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.02%) CMS
10 6 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.02%) SAS
11 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.34%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 152 (25.76%) MS Office
2 105 (17.80%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (1.53%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.85%) MS Project
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 51 (8.64%) thinkFolio
2 21 (3.56%) Eikon
2 21 (3.56%) RMDS
3 17 (2.88%) Markit EDM
4 14 (2.37%) ION MarketView
4 14 (2.37%) MultiFonds
4 14 (2.37%) SimCorp Dimension
5 7 (1.19%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 7 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (1.02%) LatentZero
6 6 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.85%) 3000 Xtra
8 4 (0.68%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.34%) PORTIA
10 1 (0.17%) Finacle
10 1 (0.17%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.02%) GitHub
2 5 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.34%) Office 365
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.81%) TCP/IP
2 51 (8.64%) SAN
3 45 (7.63%) LAN
4 43 (7.29%) WAN
5 33 (5.59%) Internet
6 28 (4.75%) Multicast
7 27 (4.58%) DNS
8 24 (4.07%) VPN
9 20 (3.39%) Firewall
10 15 (2.54%) DHCP
11 12 (2.03%) VoIP
12 7 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (1.02%) X.509
14 5 (0.85%) ADSL
15 4 (0.68%) DEFINITY
15 4 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (0.51%) NAS
16 3 (0.51%) Wireless
17 2 (0.34%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (3.56%) MySQL
4 21 (3.56%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.03%) Big Data
8 10 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.53%) Biml
9 9 (1.53%) Data Mining
9 9 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.02%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.02%) MS Access
11 5 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.51%) DTS
13 3 (0.51%) MarkLogic
13 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (1.69%) JIRA
2 9 (1.53%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.53%) Mercurial
3 6 (1.02%) Phabricator
4 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.51%) FitNesse
4 3 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.51%) Maven
4 3 (0.51%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.34%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.34%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.34%) MSI
6 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.17%) NUnit
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.17%) TestNG
6 1 (0.17%) Toad
General
1 397 (67.29%) Finance
2 176 (29.83%) Banking
3 115 (19.49%) Front Office
4 61 (10.34%) Investment Banking
5 59 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 38 (6.44%) Back Office
7 36 (6.10%) Law
8 31 (5.25%) Multimedia
9 29 (4.92%) Retail
10 21 (3.56%) Private Banking
11 14 (2.37%) Games
12 12 (2.03%) Telecoms
13 10 (1.69%) German Language
13 10 (1.69%) Publishing
14 8 (1.36%) Legal
14 8 (1.36%) Marketing
15 2 (0.34%) French Language
15 2 (0.34%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 217 (36.78%) Analyst
2 139 (23.56%) Support Analyst
3 85 (14.41%) Desktop Support
4 80 (13.56%) Support Engineer
5 67 (11.36%) Applications Support
6 63 (10.68%) Developer
7 51 (8.64%) Applications Support Analyst
7 51 (8.64%) Service Analyst
8 41 (6.95%) Desktop Analyst
9 40 (6.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 39 (6.61%) Desktop Engineer
11 38 (6.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 35 (5.93%) Service Desk Analyst
13 31 (5.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 28 (4.75%) Service Desk Support
15 27 (4.58%) Windows Support Analyst
16 26 (4.41%) Banking Analyst
16 26 (4.41%) Financial Analyst
17 23 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
17 23 (3.90%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (10.34%) FIX Protocol
2 39 (6.61%) .NET
3 14 (2.37%) XML
4 12 (2.03%) WPF
5 10 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.53%) WCF
7 8 (1.36%) Hibernate
7 8 (1.36%) Spring
7 8 (1.36%) Swing
8 7 (1.19%) Middleware
9 6 (1.02%) HTML
9 6 (1.02%) HTML5
9 6 (1.02%) Natural Language Processing
9 6 (1.02%) Rendezvous
9 6 (1.02%) REST
9 6 (1.02%) STL
10 3 (0.51%) D3.js
10 3 (0.51%) NumPy
10 3 (0.51%) Pandas
10 3 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 111 (18.81%) Hedge funds
2 108 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (16.78%) Fixed Income
4 96 (16.27%) Blackberry
5 74 (12.54%) Computer Science
6 61 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 52 (8.81%) Equities
8 49 (8.31%) Derivative
9 43 (7.29%) Data Centre
10 38 (6.44%) Mathematics
11 36 (6.10%) Management Information System
12 34 (5.76%) Video Conferencing
13 29 (4.92%) iPhone
14 28 (4.75%) SWIFT
15 27 (4.58%) PDA
16 25 (4.24%) Algorithms
17 24 (4.07%) Data Structures
18 23 (3.90%) Reference Data
19 22 (3.73%) Credit Risk
20 21 (3.56%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 270 (45.76%) Windows
2 111 (18.81%) Unix
3 96 (16.27%) Linux
4 89 (15.08%) Windows 7
5 65 (11.02%) Windows XP
6 62 (10.51%) Windows Server
7 49 (8.31%) Android
8 23 (3.90%) Windows 8
9 21 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (2.71%) CentOS
10 16 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (2.03%) Solaris
12 10 (1.69%) Debian
12 10 (1.69%) Fedora
12 10 (1.69%) SUSE
12 10 (1.69%) Ubuntu
13 8 (1.36%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.36%) Windows Phone
14 6 (1.02%) Windows 10
14 6 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (18.98%) ITIL
2 80 (13.56%) Asset Management
3 66 (11.19%) Investment Management
4 55 (9.32%) Change Management
5 54 (9.15%) Wealth Management
6 45 (7.63%) Analytics
7 42 (7.12%) Time Management
8 39 (6.61%) Data Analysis
9 37 (6.27%) Electronic Trading
9 37 (6.27%) Service Delivery
10 33 (5.59%) OO
11 32 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
12 31 (5.25%) Risk Management
13 30 (5.08%) High Availability
14 28 (4.75%) SDLC
14 28 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (4.58%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (4.58%) Low Latency
15 27 (4.58%) Mentoring
16 26 (4.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (26.95%) SQL
2 71 (12.03%) C++
3 68 (11.53%) C#
4 61 (10.34%) Java
5 53 (8.98%) Python
6 38 (6.44%) Perl
7 37 (6.27%) C
8 30 (5.08%) VBA
9 22 (3.73%) PowerShell
10 17 (2.88%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.71%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.03%) Erlang
12 12 (2.03%) JavaScript
13 10 (1.69%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.53%) Tcl
15 8 (1.36%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.36%) Ruby
15 8 (1.36%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.36%) VB
16 6 (1.02%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 153 (25.93%) Degree
2 29 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.71%) ISTQB
3 16 (2.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (2.37%) MCSE
4 14 (2.37%) PhD
5 11 (1.86%) MCP
5 11 (1.86%) MCSA
6 10 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.19%) MCITP
8 6 (1.02%) CCNP
8 6 (1.02%) CFA
9 5 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.85%) MBA
9 5 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.68%) Avaya Certification
10 4 (0.68%) HNC
10 4 (0.68%) HND
11 3 (0.51%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.83%) SLA
2 13 (2.20%) QA
3 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.51%) MiFID
System Software
1 173 (29.32%) Active Directory
2 41 (6.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.53%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (1.53%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.36%) XenApp
5 7 (1.19%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.02%) Xen
7 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 61 (10.34%) SCCM
2 11 (1.86%) Control-M
3 5 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.85%) NetBackup
3 5 (0.85%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 5 (0.85%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.34%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.34%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) DameWare
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 268 (45.42%) Reuters
2 216 (36.61%) Microsoft
3 78 (13.22%) Fidessa
4 61 (10.34%) HP
5 58 (9.83%) Citrix
5 58 (9.83%) Oracle
6 57 (9.66%) VMware
7 49 (8.31%) Charles River
8 44 (7.46%) Cisco
9 34 (5.76%) FactSet
10 30 (5.08%) Sybase
11 26 (4.41%) IBM
12 23 (3.90%) ION Trading
13 20 (3.39%) Murex
13 20 (3.39%) Patsystems
13 20 (3.39%) SimCorp
14 18 (3.05%) Tradeweb
15 17 (2.88%) Avaya
15 17 (2.88%) Calypso
16 14 (2.37%) Linedata
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Schroders plc
Posted: 16 days ago
UK
Quant Capital
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow City Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive + Pension + Private Medical + 36 days holiday
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 24 days ago