The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Bloomberg.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 520 584 555
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -29
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 436 315 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.60% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 297 232 325
Average salary £48,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £19,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -55.29%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55332 52343 56948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.22% 48.11% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44428 42815 48036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 17 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 25 July 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 +55 418 £48,250 -3.50% 55
London +36 410 £45,000 -10.00% 50
City of London +41 154 £50,000 -11.11% 31
Scotland -2 14 £37,500 - 3
Edinburgh -4 7 £37,500 - 3
Stirling -9 7 - -
Mayfair - 7 £55,000 -
East of England - 5 £50,000 - 1
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
South East -19 3 £49,250 -1.50% 4
Merseyside - 3 £52,500 -
North West - 3 £52,500 -
Liverpool - 3 £52,500 -
Kent - 2 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £36,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £40,000 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 508 (64.39%) Finance
2 431 (54.63%) Reuters
3 356 (45.12%) Windows
4 265 (33.59%) SQL
5 243 (30.80%) Microsoft
6 217 (27.50%) Active Directory
7 214 (27.12%) Degree
8 188 (23.83%) Front Office
9 178 (22.56%) Hedge funds
10 171 (21.67%) C#
10 171 (21.67%) SQL Server
11 168 (21.29%) MS Exchange
12 159 (20.15%) Banking
13 136 (17.24%) MS Excel
14 133 (16.86%) Equities
15 131 (16.60%) Blackberry
16 126 (15.97%) ITIL
17 123 (15.59%) UNIX
18 122 (15.46%) Cisco
19 121 (15.34%) Exchange Server 2010
19 121 (15.34%) Windows Server 2008
20 120 (15.21%) Windows 7
21 115 (14.58%) Linux
22 114 (14.45%) Back Office
23 111 (14.07%) MS Office
24 110 (13.94%) VMware
25 108 (13.69%) Fixed Income
26 103 (13.05%) TCP/IP
27 102 (12.93%) Citrix
27 102 (12.93%) Analytics

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 168 (21.29%) MS Exchange
2 121 (15.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (10.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 66 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (2.28%) SharePoint
7 14 (1.77%) Lync
8 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (0.76%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.63%) Apache
10 5 (0.63%) IIS
11 4 (0.51%) MTS
11 4 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.38%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.38%) Confluence
13 2 (0.25%) TIBCO EMS
14 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.13%) Mule
14 1 (0.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 136 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 111 (14.07%) MS Office
3 23 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) CPLEX
6 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 56 (7.10%) RMDS
2 40 (5.07%) Eikon
3 28 (3.55%) Markit EDM
4 27 (3.42%) LatentZero
5 14 (1.77%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 14 (1.77%) Summit
6 13 (1.65%) 3000 Xtra
7 12 (1.52%) Front Arena
8 8 (1.01%) SimCorp Dimension
9 5 (0.63%) ION MarketView
10 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.38%) IntelliMatch
12 2 (0.25%) MultiFonds
13 1 (0.13%) PolarLake
13 1 (0.13%) HiPortfolio
13 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.13%) IaaS
2 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (13.05%) TCP/IP
2 100 (12.67%) DNS
3 90 (11.41%) DHCP
4 79 (10.01%) LAN
5 73 (9.25%) Firewall
6 71 (9.00%) WAN
7 57 (7.22%) VPN
8 49 (6.21%) Cisco IOS
9 46 (5.83%) Internet
10 40 (5.07%) VoIP
11 31 (3.93%) SAN
12 25 (3.17%) Intranet
13 20 (2.53%) Multicast
14 18 (2.28%) IP Telephony
15 15 (1.90%) Network Security
16 13 (1.65%) iSCSI
17 11 (1.39%) Cisco IPT
18 10 (1.27%) SSL
19 9 (1.14%) Wireshark
19 9 (1.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.32%) Relational Database
3 39 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.39%) Sybase ASE
8 11 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.14%) Sybase IQ
10 8 (1.01%) Data Mart
11 7 (0.89%) KDB
12 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (0.63%) DTS
13 5 (0.63%) MySQL
13 5 (0.63%) Informix
14 4 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.51%) MS Access
15 2 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (1.90%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (1.77%) Subversion
4 12 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.14%) JIRA
6 8 (1.01%) Toad
7 6 (0.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 4 (0.51%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.51%) JUnit
8 4 (0.51%) jMock
8 4 (0.51%) Mockito
8 4 (0.51%) Hamcrest
8 4 (0.51%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.25%) NUnit
10 1 (0.13%) Maven
10 1 (0.13%) Ant
10 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.13%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.13%) MSTest
General
1 508 (64.39%) Finance
2 188 (23.83%) Front Office
3 159 (20.15%) Banking
4 114 (14.45%) Back Office
5 88 (11.15%) Investment Banking
6 84 (10.65%) Law
7 39 (4.94%) Multimedia
8 37 (4.69%) Legal
9 30 (3.80%) Financial Institution
10 17 (2.15%) Telecoms
11 13 (1.65%) Publishing
12 7 (0.89%) Retail
13 4 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
13 4 (0.51%) French Language
13 4 (0.51%) German Language
14 3 (0.38%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.25%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.25%) Marketing
16 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 227 (28.77%) Analyst
2 167 (21.17%) Developer
3 120 (15.21%) Support Analyst
4 72 (9.13%) C# Developer
5 62 (7.86%) Desktop Support
6 60 (7.60%) Business Analyst
7 53 (6.72%) Support Engineer
8 43 (5.45%) Technical Support
9 41 (5.20%) 3rd Line Support
10 39 (4.94%) Applications Support
10 39 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 39 (4.94%) Consultant
11 32 (4.06%) 2nd Line Support
11 32 (4.06%) Java Developer
12 28 (3.55%) Desktop Analyst
13 26 (3.30%) Applications Support Analyst
14 25 (3.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 25 (3.17%) Desktop Engineer
15 23 (2.92%) Data Analyst
15 23 (2.92%) Market Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (12.42%) .NET
2 34 (4.31%) Rendezvous
2 34 (4.31%) WCF
3 33 (4.18%) WPF
4 23 (2.92%) Web Services
5 20 (2.53%) WinForms
5 20 (2.53%) Spring
6 16 (2.03%) ASP.NET
7 15 (1.90%) XML
8 11 (1.39%) WSH
8 11 (1.39%) Middleware
8 11 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (1.27%) Software Packaging
9 10 (1.27%) JSP
9 10 (1.27%) Servlets
10 9 (1.14%) Ajax
10 9 (1.14%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.63%) Swing
11 5 (0.63%) EJB
11 5 (0.63%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 178 (22.56%) Hedge funds
2 133 (16.86%) Equities
3 131 (16.60%) Blackberry
4 108 (13.69%) Fixed Income
5 69 (8.75%) Reference Data
6 68 (8.62%) Computer Science
7 61 (7.73%) Derivative
7 61 (7.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 43 (5.45%) Management Information System
9 27 (3.42%) Clustering
10 23 (2.92%) Credit Risk
11 21 (2.66%) Statistics
12 16 (2.03%) Client/Server
13 15 (1.90%) Mathematics
13 15 (1.90%) Market Risk
14 14 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
15 11 (1.39%) PDA
15 11 (1.39%) Equity Derivative
16 10 (1.27%) Biometrics
17 8 (1.01%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 356 (45.12%) Windows
2 123 (15.59%) UNIX
3 121 (15.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 120 (15.21%) Windows 7
5 115 (14.58%) Linux
6 64 (8.11%) Windows XP
7 47 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (3.93%) Android
9 24 (3.04%) Solaris
9 24 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (2.79%) Windows 8
10 22 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (2.53%) Mac OS X
12 14 (1.77%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.39%) SUSE
13 11 (1.39%) Debian
13 11 (1.39%) Windows 2000
14 9 (1.14%) AIX
15 5 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.51%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (15.97%) ITIL
2 102 (12.93%) Analytics
3 99 (12.55%) Investment Management
4 85 (10.77%) Asset Management
5 80 (10.14%) Project Management
6 70 (8.87%) Risk Management
7 52 (6.59%) Multithreading
8 42 (5.32%) Fund Management
9 41 (5.20%) OO
10 37 (4.69%) Business Analysis
11 36 (4.56%) Change Management
12 35 (4.44%) Data Analysis
13 34 (4.31%) Migration
14 33 (4.18%) Workflow
15 30 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (3.80%) Data Modelling
15 30 (3.80%) Portfolio Management
16 29 (3.68%) Wealth Management
17 28 (3.55%) Electronic Trading
18 27 (3.42%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 265 (33.59%) SQL
2 171 (21.67%) C#
3 97 (12.29%) Java
4 82 (10.39%) Perl
5 69 (8.75%) C++
6 64 (8.11%) VBA
7 62 (7.86%) PowerShell
8 51 (6.46%) Python
9 49 (6.21%) T-SQL
10 39 (4.94%) Bash Shell
11 25 (3.17%) PL/SQL
12 22 (2.79%) VBScript
13 20 (2.53%) MATLAB
14 17 (2.15%) VB
15 16 (2.03%) Shell Script
16 14 (1.77%) JavaScript
17 11 (1.39%) Ruby
18 9 (1.14%) R
18 9 (1.14%) C
18 9 (1.14%) RPG
Qualifications
1 214 (27.12%) Degree
2 68 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (4.94%) MCSE
4 32 (4.06%) MCSA
4 32 (4.06%) CCNA
4 32 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (4.06%) MCITP
5 28 (3.55%) CFA
6 23 (2.92%) MCP
7 15 (1.90%) MCDST
8 10 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.76%) CISSP
10 6 (0.76%) PhD
11 5 (0.63%) MBA
11 5 (0.63%) MOS
12 3 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.38%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.56%) SLA
2 19 (2.41%) EMIR
3 18 (2.28%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (2.03%) UCITS
5 13 (1.65%) MiFID
6 12 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (1.52%) Basel III
7 2 (0.25%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 217 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 81 (10.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (4.06%) XenApp
4 23 (2.92%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.52%) Xen
5 12 (1.52%) XenServer
5 12 (1.52%) MetaFrame
6 6 (0.76%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.76%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.63%) vSphere
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 41 (5.20%) SCCM
2 27 (3.42%) NetBackup
3 25 (3.17%) Puppet
4 22 (2.79%) WSUS
5 20 (2.53%) Nagios
6 15 (1.90%) Backup Exec
7 10 (1.27%) ITRS Geneos
8 9 (1.14%) Control-M
8 9 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.89%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (0.25%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.25%) Sysprep
10 2 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.13%) Nessus
11 1 (0.13%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 431 (54.63%) Reuters
2 243 (30.80%) Microsoft
3 122 (15.46%) Cisco
4 110 (13.94%) VMware
5 102 (12.93%) Citrix
6 93 (11.79%) Oracle
7 83 (10.52%) Fidessa
8 73 (9.25%) Sybase
9 52 (6.59%) NetApp
10 51 (6.46%) TIBCO
11 45 (5.70%) HP
12 41 (5.20%) CheckPoint
13 40 (5.07%) thinkFolio
14 36 (4.56%) GoldenSource
15 35 (4.44%) Charles River
16 26 (3.30%) Dell
17 25 (3.17%) Tradeweb
18 24 (3.04%) CQG
19 21 (2.66%) Symantec
20 20 (2.53%) Red Hat
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + 12 month FTC
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago