The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FactSet 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 FactSet over the 3 months to 18 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank 842 895 886
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -9
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 53 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.098% 0.008% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 39 4 8
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -26.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,250 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £80,750
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
53825 52323 54383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.92% 47.71% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44081 41893 45796
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

FactSet
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FactSet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FactSet
Salary Trend

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

FactSet Salary Trend in the UK

FactSet
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FactSet over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 within the UK.

FactSet Salary Histogram in the UK

FactSet
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FactSet within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
London +74 53 £50,000 -2.43% 2
England +57 53 £50,000 -2.43% 2
City of London +31 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Mayfair - 1 £45,000 -

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FactSet 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 FactSet.

1 48 (75.00%) Finance
2 46 (71.88%) Bloomberg
3 35 (54.69%) Investment Management
4 30 (46.88%) SQL
5 28 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (42.19%) Front Office
7 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
8 23 (35.94%) VBA
9 22 (34.38%) SimCorp
10 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (32.81%) Windows
10 21 (32.81%) C#
11 20 (31.25%) Asset Management
12 18 (28.13%) Equities
12 18 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (28.13%) thinkFolio
12 18 (28.13%) T-SQL
13 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
13 17 (26.56%) Reuters
14 16 (25.00%) Back Office
15 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
15 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
15 12 (18.75%) Banking
16 11 (17.19%) Middleware
17 10 (15.63%) StatPro
17 10 (15.63%) C
17 10 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
17 10 (15.63%) SunGard
17 10 (15.63%) Data Management

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FactSet 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 FactSet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (3.13%) Beauchamp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.38%) DNS
2 6 (9.38%) SAN
2 6 (9.38%) VLAN
3 1 (1.56%) VoIP
3 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 10 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (75.00%) Finance
2 27 (42.19%) Front Office
3 16 (25.00%) Back Office
4 12 (18.75%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Applications Support
3 10 (15.63%) Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Consultant
3 10 (15.63%) Performance Consultant
4 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Administrator
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Middleware
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.69%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (4.69%) WCF
3 3 (4.69%) WPF
4 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.56%) HTML
5 1 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (1.56%) jQuery
5 1 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (1.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Equities
2 10 (15.63%) Derivative
2 10 (15.63%) Fixed Income
2 10 (15.63%) Reference Data
3 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.38%) Statistics
5 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.25%) Physics
6 4 (6.25%) Hedge funds
7 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.69%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Investment Management
2 28 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (31.25%) Asset Management
4 10 (15.63%) Data Management
5 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) OO
6 5 (7.81%) Workflow
6 5 (7.81%) Change Management
6 5 (7.81%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (7.81%) Signal Processing
6 5 (7.81%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (7.81%) Quantitative Investing
6 5 (7.81%) Fund Management
6 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
6 5 (7.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.25%) System Testing
7 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) SQL
2 23 (35.94%) VBA
3 21 (32.81%) C#
4 18 (28.13%) T-SQL
5 10 (15.63%) C
6 6 (9.38%) VB
6 6 (9.38%) C++
6 6 (9.38%) Java
7 5 (7.81%) MATLAB
8 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
2 3 (4.69%) MCSA
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
1 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.38%) vSphere
2 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.69%) XenApp
3 3 (4.69%) Xen
Vendors
1 46 (71.88%) Bloomberg
2 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
3 22 (34.38%) SimCorp
4 18 (28.13%) thinkFolio
5 17 (26.56%) Reuters
6 10 (15.63%) StatPro
6 10 (15.63%) SunGard
6 10 (15.63%) Advent
6 10 (15.63%) VMware
6 10 (15.63%) BI-SAM
7 9 (14.06%) Cisco
8 8 (12.50%) Sophis
8 8 (12.50%) Charles River
9 5 (7.81%) MathWorks
9 5 (7.81%) Vermilion
10 3 (4.69%) Wyse
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle
10 3 (4.69%) Citrix
11 2 (3.13%) Linedata
12 1 (1.56%) HP
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