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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bloomberg
Rank 614 660 606
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -54
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 332 296 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.58% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 218 238 287
Average salary £47,670 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,400 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+20.88% +34.32%

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
46430 50796 48789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.68% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38062 41730 38631
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 18 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 8 February 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 +30 319 £47,500 -5.00% 36
London +28 317 £47,585 -4.83% 35
City of London +74 89 £60,000 +26.31% 17
South West - 11 - -
North West - 10 - -
Street - 10 - -
Liverpool - 10 - -
Merseyside - 10 - -
Somerset - 10 - -
Scotland +2 8 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Edinburgh +7 6 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Stirling +9 2 - -
Docklands, London +19 1 £38,750 +0.64%
Surrey +14 1 £27,500 -46.34%
South East +14 1 £27,500 -50.00%
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £42,500 -
Swindon - 1 - -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 511 (69.24%) Finance
2 311 (42.14%) Windows
3 307 (41.60%) Reuters
4 217 (29.40%) Microsoft
5 205 (27.78%) SQL
6 193 (26.15%) Banking
7 191 (25.88%) Active Directory
8 164 (22.22%) Degree
9 146 (19.78%) Front Office
10 145 (19.65%) Unix
11 143 (19.38%) Linux
12 135 (18.29%) Hedge funds
13 132 (17.89%) MS Office
14 124 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
15 117 (15.85%) SQL Server
16 114 (15.45%) Fixed Income
16 114 (15.45%) Investment Management
17 111 (15.04%) MS Excel
18 110 (14.91%) Asset Management
19 104 (14.09%) ITIL
20 98 (13.28%) C++
21 96 (13.01%) Windows Server
22 95 (12.87%) C#
22 95 (12.87%) Derivative
23 93 (12.60%) FIX Protocol
23 93 (12.60%) Blackberry
23 93 (12.60%) Back Office
24 92 (12.47%) Python
24 92 (12.47%) Windows 7
25 90 (12.20%) Computer Science

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 49 (6.64%) MS Exchange
2 34 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (2.71%) Office Communications Server
3 20 (2.71%) SharePoint
4 18 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (2.03%) CMS
7 13 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (1.49%) Skype for Business
9 9 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.22%) IIS
10 8 (1.08%) SAS
11 7 (0.95%) MTS
12 4 (0.54%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.41%) Drupal
14 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.27%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 132 (17.89%) MS Office
2 111 (15.04%) MS Excel
3 20 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.81%) Adobe After Effects
6 6 (0.81%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.54%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 76 (10.30%) thinkFolio
2 50 (6.78%) SimCorp Dimension
3 27 (3.66%) Markit EDM
4 23 (3.12%) RMDS
5 17 (2.30%) Eikon
6 16 (2.17%) ION MarketView
7 10 (1.36%) MultiFonds
8 7 (0.95%) 3000 Xtra
8 7 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 5 (0.68%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 5 (0.68%) LatentZero
10 2 (0.27%) Summit
11 1 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
11 1 (0.14%) Endur
11 1 (0.14%) Kondor
11 1 (0.14%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.63%) GitHub
2 4 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (8.94%) TCP/IP
2 60 (8.13%) LAN
3 56 (7.59%) WAN
4 55 (7.45%) SAN
5 44 (5.96%) DNS
5 44 (5.96%) Internet
6 41 (5.56%) Firewall
7 39 (5.28%) Multicast
8 26 (3.52%) DHCP
9 25 (3.39%) VPN
10 14 (1.90%) BGP
10 14 (1.90%) OSPF
10 14 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
11 12 (1.63%) VoIP
11 12 (1.63%) X.509
12 7 (0.95%) HTTP
12 7 (0.95%) Network Security
13 6 (0.81%) 3G
13 6 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.28%) Relational Database
3 26 (3.52%) MySQL
3 26 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (2.85%) RDBMS
5 20 (2.71%) Big Data
6 19 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
7 17 (2.30%) NoSQL
8 14 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (1.22%) Biml
9 9 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.95%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 7 (0.95%) Cognos Event Studio
10 7 (0.95%) Cognos Metric Studio
10 7 (0.95%) Cognos Query Studio
10 7 (0.95%) Cognos Report Studio
10 7 (0.95%) OLTP
10 7 (0.95%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (1.76%) JIRA
2 12 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 12 (1.63%) Phabricator
3 9 (1.22%) Mercurial
4 4 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.41%) NuGet
6 2 (0.27%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.27%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.27%) MSI
7 1 (0.14%) Moq
7 1 (0.14%) MSTest
7 1 (0.14%) NUnit
7 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.14%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 511 (69.24%) Finance
2 193 (26.15%) Banking
3 146 (19.78%) Front Office
4 93 (12.60%) Back Office
5 86 (11.65%) Financial Institution
6 65 (8.81%) Investment Banking
7 52 (7.05%) Law
8 41 (5.56%) Multimedia
9 23 (3.12%) Retail
10 22 (2.98%) Private Banking
11 21 (2.85%) Games
12 15 (2.03%) Telecoms
13 11 (1.49%) Publishing
14 10 (1.36%) Marketing
15 9 (1.22%) Legal
16 8 (1.08%) German Language
17 7 (0.95%) Japanese Language
18 4 (0.54%) Advertising
18 4 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
19 3 (0.41%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 228 (30.89%) Analyst
2 138 (18.70%) Support Analyst
3 104 (14.09%) Developer
4 78 (10.57%) Desktop Support
5 70 (9.49%) Support Engineer
6 60 (8.13%) Applications Support
7 50 (6.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 46 (6.23%) Desktop Analyst
9 39 (5.28%) Applications Support Analyst
10 31 (4.20%) Consultant
11 30 (4.07%) Service Analyst
12 27 (3.66%) Data Analyst
13 26 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
14 25 (3.39%) C++ Developer
14 25 (3.39%) Market Data Engineer
15 24 (3.25%) IT Support
15 24 (3.25%) Senior IT Support
16 23 (3.12%) Windows Support Analyst
17 22 (2.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 22 (2.98%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (12.60%) FIX Protocol
2 52 (7.05%) .NET
3 17 (2.30%) XML
4 15 (2.03%) Middleware
4 15 (2.03%) WPF
5 14 (1.90%) HTML
6 13 (1.76%) STL
7 11 (1.49%) ASP.NET
8 10 (1.36%) CSS
8 10 (1.36%) WCF
9 9 (1.22%) Hibernate
9 9 (1.22%) Spring
9 9 (1.22%) Swing
10 8 (1.08%) Rendezvous
11 7 (0.95%) Natural Language Processing
12 6 (0.81%) HTML5
12 6 (0.81%) REST
12 6 (0.81%) Web Services
13 5 (0.68%) D3.js
14 4 (0.54%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 135 (18.29%) Hedge funds
2 124 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (15.45%) Fixed Income
4 95 (12.87%) Derivative
5 93 (12.60%) Blackberry
6 90 (12.20%) Computer Science
7 72 (9.76%) Equities
8 68 (9.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 41 (5.56%) Mathematics
10 40 (5.42%) Algorithms
11 39 (5.28%) Data Centre
12 37 (5.01%) Data Structures
13 30 (4.07%) Management Information System
14 29 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
15 27 (3.66%) Eurex
15 27 (3.66%) PDA
15 27 (3.66%) Reference Data
16 21 (2.85%) Grid Computing
17 15 (2.03%) iPhone
17 15 (2.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 311 (42.14%) Windows
2 145 (19.65%) Unix
3 143 (19.38%) Linux
4 96 (13.01%) Windows Server
5 92 (12.47%) Windows 7
6 60 (8.13%) Windows XP
7 52 (7.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (4.88%) Android
9 34 (4.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (4.34%) CentOS
11 25 (3.39%) Solaris
12 22 (2.98%) Windows 8
13 19 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (1.90%) Debian
15 14 (1.90%) Fedora
15 14 (1.90%) SUSE
15 14 (1.90%) Ubuntu
16 11 (1.49%) AIX
17 8 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (15.45%) Investment Management
2 110 (14.91%) Asset Management
3 104 (14.09%) ITIL
4 63 (8.54%) Analytics
5 61 (8.27%) SDLC
6 59 (7.99%) Project Management
7 54 (7.32%) Electronic Trading
8 49 (6.64%) Change Management
9 42 (5.69%) Low Latency
10 41 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
11 40 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (5.42%) OO
12 39 (5.28%) Software Engineering
13 37 (5.01%) Risk Management
14 36 (4.88%) Change Control
15 35 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
16 32 (4.34%) Mentoring
16 32 (4.34%) Migration
16 32 (4.34%) Time Management
17 31 (4.20%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 205 (27.78%) SQL
2 98 (13.28%) C++
3 95 (12.87%) C#
4 92 (12.47%) Python
5 73 (9.89%) Java
6 69 (9.35%) Perl
7 53 (7.18%) C
8 30 (4.07%) Shell Script
9 29 (3.93%) VBA
10 28 (3.79%) JavaScript
11 25 (3.39%) Bash Shell
12 22 (2.98%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.44%) Erlang
14 13 (1.76%) Tcl
14 13 (1.76%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.76%) VB.NET
15 11 (1.49%) VB
16 10 (1.36%) MATLAB
17 9 (1.22%) Ruby
18 6 (0.81%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 164 (22.22%) Degree
2 38 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (2.85%) PhD
5 19 (2.57%) CCNA
6 17 (2.30%) MCP
7 16 (2.17%) CCNP
7 16 (2.17%) MCSE
8 12 (1.63%) MCSA
9 10 (1.36%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (1.08%) CCIE
10 8 (1.08%) MCITP
11 7 (0.95%) A+ Certification
11 7 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.81%) CFA
12 6 (0.81%) MBA
13 4 (0.54%) Avaya Certification
13 4 (0.54%) CCA
13 4 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.37%) SLA
2 27 (3.66%) QA
3 9 (1.22%) MiFID
4 6 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.54%) COBIT
5 4 (0.54%) SEPA
System Software
1 191 (25.88%) Active Directory
2 64 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 12 (1.63%) Xen
6 11 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (1.08%) XenApp
9 7 (0.95%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.81%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.41%) XenServer
12 2 (0.27%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.27%) vSphere
13 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 53 (7.18%) SCCM
2 12 (1.63%) Tivoli
3 11 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (1.49%) NetBackup
3 11 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (1.36%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (0.81%) DameWare
5 6 (0.81%) Puppet
5 6 (0.81%) Zenoss
6 4 (0.54%) Control-M
6 4 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.41%) WSUS
8 2 (0.27%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.27%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.27%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 307 (41.60%) Reuters
2 217 (29.40%) Microsoft
3 80 (10.84%) Fidessa
4 79 (10.70%) VMware
5 77 (10.43%) Oracle
6 74 (10.03%) Charles River
7 71 (9.62%) Citrix
8 62 (8.40%) HP
9 60 (8.13%) Cisco
10 50 (6.78%) SimCorp
11 40 (5.42%) Eze Castle Integration
11 40 (5.42%) Sybase
12 29 (3.93%) FactSet
13 28 (3.79%) IBM
14 27 (3.66%) Patsystems
14 27 (3.66%) Red Hat
15 20 (2.71%) ION Trading
16 19 (2.57%) Tradeweb
17 18 (2.44%) Facebook
17 18 (2.44%) Google
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Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
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