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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 482 562 482
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -80
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 478 344 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.67% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 377 255 416
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +53.84%

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
54147 51245 54965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.49% 47.37% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 43177 41951 45827
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 £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +72 465 £55,000 +1.85% 66
London +76 449 £57,500 +4.54% 62
City of London +61 135 £45,000 -26.53% 31
Birmingham - 10 £34,000 -
West Midlands - 10 £34,000 -
Scotland +1 9 £40,000 +77.77%
Edinburgh -11 6 £40,000 -
South East -16 5 £27,500 -45.00% 3
Surrey -12 4 - - 3
Stirling - 3 - -
Mayfair +2 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £27,500 -
Milton Keynes -6 1 £27,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £52,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £52,500 -
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £52,500 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 551 (62.05%) Finance
2 471 (53.04%) Reuters
3 427 (48.09%) Windows
4 271 (30.52%) SQL
5 267 (30.07%) Microsoft
6 233 (26.24%) Active Directory
7 214 (24.10%) Front Office
8 188 (21.17%) Degree
9 178 (20.05%) SQL Server
9 178 (20.05%) UNIX
10 170 (19.14%) Banking
11 168 (18.92%) C#
12 163 (18.36%) MS Excel
13 157 (17.68%) Blackberry
14 152 (17.12%) MS Exchange
15 151 (17.00%) ITIL
16 148 (16.67%) MS Office
17 146 (16.44%) Linux
18 144 (16.22%) Hedge funds
19 143 (16.10%) Perl
20 141 (15.88%) Equities
21 133 (14.98%) Java
22 129 (14.53%) Windows 7
23 119 (13.40%) Fixed Income
24 112 (12.61%) Back Office
24 112 (12.61%) TCP/IP
25 100 (11.26%) Windows Server 2008
26 99 (11.15%) Fidessa
27 98 (11.04%) Citrix
27 98 (11.04%) Investment Banking

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 152 (17.12%) MS Exchange
2 97 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (9.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 53 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (1.91%) Lync
9 15 (1.69%) IBM Notes
10 8 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2000
11 7 (0.79%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (0.68%) Apache
13 5 (0.56%) MTS
14 4 (0.45%) Mule
15 3 (0.34%) Confluence
15 3 (0.34%) Node.js
16 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
16 1 (0.11%) IIS
Applications
1 163 (18.36%) MS Excel
2 148 (16.67%) MS Office
3 46 (5.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.11%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 58 (6.53%) RMDS
2 33 (3.72%) Eikon
3 20 (2.25%) Markit EDM
4 17 (1.91%) 3000 Xtra
5 16 (1.80%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 15 (1.69%) Summit
6 15 (1.69%) LatentZero
7 14 (1.58%) Front Arena
8 10 (1.13%) SimCorp Dimension
9 8 (0.90%) ION MarketView
10 3 (0.34%) Advent Moxy
10 3 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.23%) MultiFonds
12 1 (0.11%) HiPortfolio
12 1 (0.11%) LongView
12 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
12 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.13%) Office 365
2 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.45%) IaaS
2 4 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.11%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 112 (12.61%) TCP/IP
2 84 (9.46%) DNS
3 78 (8.78%) Internet
4 70 (7.88%) LAN
5 68 (7.66%) WAN
6 61 (6.87%) DHCP
7 59 (6.64%) VPN
8 54 (6.08%) Firewall
9 46 (5.18%) Multicast
10 35 (3.94%) Cisco IOS
11 29 (3.27%) SAN
12 22 (2.48%) IP Telephony
13 21 (2.36%) Intranet
14 16 (1.80%) iSCSI
15 14 (1.58%) Wireless
16 13 (1.46%) Network Security
17 11 (1.24%) SNMP
18 10 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (1.13%) SSL
19 9 (1.01%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (20.05%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.95%) Relational Database
3 40 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.24%) Sybase ASE
5 11 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (1.24%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.01%) Sybase IQ
8 7 (0.79%) KDB
9 5 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.56%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.45%) DTS
10 4 (0.45%) MySQL
10 4 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.45%) Data Mart
10 4 (0.45%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
3 15 (1.69%) Subversion
4 14 (1.58%) JIRA
5 11 (1.24%) JUnit
6 8 (0.90%) NUnit
7 7 (0.79%) jMock
7 7 (0.79%) Hamcrest
7 7 (0.79%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (0.45%) Mockito
8 4 (0.45%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.45%) Ant
8 4 (0.45%) Maven
8 4 (0.45%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.45%) Toad
9 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.11%) Juju
9 1 (0.11%) Grunt
9 1 (0.11%) Moq
9 1 (0.11%) Yeoman
General
1 551 (62.05%) Finance
2 214 (24.10%) Front Office
3 170 (19.14%) Banking
4 112 (12.61%) Back Office
5 98 (11.04%) Investment Banking
6 95 (10.70%) Law
7 62 (6.98%) Multimedia
8 38 (4.28%) Financial Institution
9 32 (3.60%) Legal
10 18 (2.03%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.58%) Japanese Language
12 13 (1.46%) Publishing
13 12 (1.35%) French Language
14 8 (0.90%) German Language
15 6 (0.68%) Advertising
16 5 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
17 2 (0.23%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.23%) Marketing
17 2 (0.23%) Retail
18 1 (0.11%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 256 (28.83%) Analyst
2 176 (19.82%) Developer
3 126 (14.19%) Support Analyst
4 86 (9.68%) Desktop Support
5 76 (8.56%) C# Developer
6 72 (8.11%) Technical Support
7 66 (7.43%) Support Engineer
8 65 (7.32%) Applications Support
9 49 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support
10 46 (5.18%) Consultant
10 46 (5.18%) Java Developer
10 46 (5.18%) 2nd Line Support
11 43 (4.84%) Business Analyst
12 35 (3.94%) Service Analyst
13 33 (3.72%) Service Desk Analyst
13 33 (3.72%) Market Data Engineer
14 29 (3.27%) Applications Support Analyst
15 27 (3.04%) Team Leader
16 26 (2.93%) Desktop Analyst
16 26 (2.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (8.00%) .NET
2 30 (3.38%) WPF
3 25 (2.82%) Spring
4 24 (2.70%) WCF
5 23 (2.59%) WinForms
6 21 (2.36%) Web Services
6 21 (2.36%) FIX Protocol
7 17 (1.91%) Rendezvous
8 16 (1.80%) Middleware
9 10 (1.13%) XML
9 10 (1.13%) ASP.NET
10 7 (0.79%) JSP
10 7 (0.79%) Servlets
10 7 (0.79%) Ajax
10 7 (0.79%) OSGi
11 6 (0.68%) Hibernate
12 5 (0.56%) XSLT
13 4 (0.45%) STL
13 4 (0.45%) CSS
13 4 (0.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 157 (17.68%) Blackberry
2 144 (16.22%) Hedge funds
3 141 (15.88%) Equities
4 119 (13.40%) Fixed Income
5 83 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
6 73 (8.22%) Derivative
7 61 (6.87%) Reference Data
8 54 (6.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 52 (5.86%) Computer Science
10 25 (2.82%) Biometrics
11 23 (2.59%) iPhone
12 21 (2.36%) PDA
13 20 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
14 19 (2.14%) Statistics
14 19 (2.14%) Management Information System
15 17 (1.91%) iPad
16 16 (1.80%) User Experience
17 15 (1.69%) Mathematics
18 14 (1.58%) Market Risk
19 13 (1.46%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 427 (48.09%) Windows
2 178 (20.05%) UNIX
3 146 (16.44%) Linux
4 129 (14.53%) Windows 7
5 100 (11.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 82 (9.23%) Windows XP
7 49 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 43 (4.84%) Android
9 41 (4.62%) Windows 8
10 37 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (3.60%) Solaris
12 25 (2.82%) CentOS
13 21 (2.36%) Mac OS X
14 19 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (1.80%) Apple iOS
16 14 (1.58%) SUSE
16 14 (1.58%) Debian
17 9 (1.01%) Windows Vista
18 8 (0.90%) Windows 2000
19 7 (0.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (17.00%) ITIL
2 91 (10.25%) Analytics
3 90 (10.14%) Investment Management
4 85 (9.57%) Asset Management
4 85 (9.57%) Project Management
5 75 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (6.76%) Multithreading
7 59 (6.64%) OO
8 47 (5.29%) Migration
9 44 (4.95%) Risk Management
10 43 (4.84%) Data Analysis
11 40 (4.50%) Workflow
12 39 (4.39%) Electronic Trading
13 38 (4.28%) OOP
14 37 (4.17%) Integration Testing
15 35 (3.94%) Mentoring
16 34 (3.83%) Fund Management
17 32 (3.60%) Service Delivery
18 27 (3.04%) Change Management
18 27 (3.04%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 271 (30.52%) SQL
2 168 (18.92%) C#
3 143 (16.10%) Perl
4 133 (14.98%) Java
5 95 (10.70%) C++
6 89 (10.02%) Python
7 87 (9.80%) Bash Shell
8 68 (7.66%) VBA
9 59 (6.64%) T-SQL
10 35 (3.94%) Shell Script
11 33 (3.72%) PowerShell
12 29 (3.27%) VBScript
13 22 (2.48%) JavaScript
14 21 (2.36%) PL/SQL
15 20 (2.25%) MATLAB
16 17 (1.91%) AWK
17 14 (1.58%) C
18 11 (1.24%) Ruby
18 11 (1.24%) R
19 9 (1.01%) RPG
Qualifications
1 188 (21.17%) Degree
2 53 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (3.27%) MCSE
4 21 (2.36%) MCP
4 21 (2.36%) CCNA
4 21 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (2.36%) MCITP
5 20 (2.25%) MCSA
6 16 (1.80%) CFA
7 12 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.13%) MOS
9 7 (0.79%) MCDST
10 4 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.34%) CISSP
12 2 (0.23%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.11%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.17%) SLA
2 19 (2.14%) EMIR
3 18 (2.03%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (1.69%) UCITS
5 7 (0.79%) QA
6 6 (0.68%) MiFID
7 5 (0.56%) Basel III
7 5 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
System Software
1 233 (26.24%) Active Directory
2 60 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.03%) XenApp
4 11 (1.24%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.01%) MetaFrame
6 8 (0.90%) Xen
7 3 (0.34%) vSphere
8 2 (0.23%) XenServer
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.11%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 41 (4.62%) SCCM
2 33 (3.72%) ITRS Geneos
3 25 (2.82%) Puppet
4 12 (1.35%) NetBackup
4 12 (1.35%) Backup Exec
5 8 (0.90%) FortiGate
6 5 (0.56%) Zenoss
6 5 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.45%) Control-M
7 4 (0.45%) Nagios
7 4 (0.45%) WSUS
8 3 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.23%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.11%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 471 (53.04%) Reuters
2 267 (30.07%) Microsoft
3 99 (11.15%) Fidessa
4 98 (11.04%) Citrix
5 95 (10.70%) Sybase
6 82 (9.23%) VMware
7 73 (8.22%) Cisco
8 59 (6.64%) Oracle
9 47 (5.29%) HP
10 44 (4.95%) thinkFolio
11 38 (4.28%) Red Hat
12 36 (4.05%) TIBCO
13 35 (3.94%) Avaya
14 28 (3.15%) Charles River
14 28 (3.15%) CQG
15 27 (3.04%) Tradeweb
15 27 (3.04%) SunGard
16 26 (2.93%) NetApp
17 24 (2.70%) Apple
17 24 (2.70%) CheckPoint
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £150,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago