The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank 886 861 890
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +29
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 21 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.015% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 13
Average salary £55,000 £36,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% -36.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £31,750 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £53,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55252 52318 56940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.27% 48.12% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44336 42784 48042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 29 July 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 29 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
London -15 21 £55,000 +51.72% 4
England -31 21 £55,000 +51.72% 4
City of London +5 16 £55,000 +62.96% 4
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 40 (90.91%) Finance
2 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
3 21 (47.73%) .NET
3 21 (47.73%) MS Excel
4 20 (45.45%) Bloomberg
5 19 (43.18%) Equities
5 19 (43.18%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
5 19 (43.18%) SQL
6 18 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (38.64%) Front Office
8 15 (34.09%) VBA
9 14 (31.82%) ETL
9 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
9 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
10 13 (29.55%) HTML
10 13 (29.55%) MS Office
10 13 (29.55%) XML
10 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
11 12 (27.27%) Reuters
12 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (22.73%) C#
14 9 (20.45%) C
14 9 (20.45%) Back Office
14 9 (20.45%) BI-SAM
14 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
14 9 (20.45%) Asset Management
14 9 (20.45%) Degree

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (9.09%) SAS
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (47.73%) MS Excel
2 13 (29.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) PORTIA
1 4 (9.09%) Advent Geneva
2 3 (6.82%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) VoIP
1 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (43.18%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (90.91%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Front Office
3 9 (20.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Excel Developer
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Support Technician
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Programmer
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.55%) Report Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Portfolio Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) .NET
2 13 (29.55%) XML
2 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
2 13 (29.55%) HTML
3 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Equities
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Hedge funds
3 5 (11.36%) Fixed Income
3 5 (11.36%) Reference Data
3 5 (11.36%) Derivative
4 3 (6.82%) Statistics
4 3 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.27%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) UNIX
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ETL
2 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
3 9 (20.45%) Asset Management
4 8 (18.18%) Analytics
5 7 (15.91%) Time Management
6 6 (13.64%) Investment Management
6 6 (13.64%) Data Management
6 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.82%) Fund Management
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.27%) Operations Research
9 1 (2.27%) Web Development
9 1 (2.27%) Service Management
9 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.27%) Econometrics
9 1 (2.27%) Quantitative Analysis
9 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) VBA
3 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
4 10 (22.73%) C#
5 9 (20.45%) C
6 5 (11.36%) Java
7 4 (9.09%) VB
8 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.82%) VBScript
8 3 (6.82%) VB6
9 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) CFA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Bloomberg
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) Reuters
4 9 (20.45%) Advent
4 9 (20.45%) BI-SAM
5 8 (18.18%) SimCorp
6 5 (11.36%) StatPro
6 5 (11.36%) SunGard
7 4 (9.09%) Serena
7 4 (9.09%) Fiserv
8 3 (6.82%) Trend Micro
8 3 (6.82%) VMware
8 3 (6.82%) HP
8 3 (6.82%) Sybase
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FactSet
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
FactSet
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
FactSet
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago