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 1 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank 872 875 892
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 19 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.013% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.035% 0.027% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 2
Average salary £72,500 £40,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% -39.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £30,000 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £52,750 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary - £28,750 -

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
53612 51243 56416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.63% 47.73% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42569 41941 47081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

FactSet Salary Histogram in the UK

FactSet
Top 3 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 1 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
London +4 19 £72,500 +65.71% 3
England -18 19 £72,500 +81.25% 3
City of London +10 9 £72,500 +93.33% 1

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 38 (88.37%) Finance
2 20 (46.51%) Bloomberg
3 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
4 18 (41.86%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
6 16 (37.21%) Front Office
7 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
7 15 (34.88%) VBA
7 15 (34.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (32.56%) Equities
9 13 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (30.23%) .NET
9 13 (30.23%) T-SQL
9 13 (30.23%) C
9 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (30.23%) Advent
9 13 (30.23%) BI-SAM
10 12 (27.91%) Investment Management
10 12 (27.91%) SimCorp
10 12 (27.91%) Back Office
11 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
12 9 (20.93%) Degree
12 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (20.93%) Derivative
12 9 (20.93%) Asset Management
12 9 (20.93%) Data Management
12 9 (20.93%) Reference Data
12 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (20.93%) Fixed Income

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (9.30%) SAS
1 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.93%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Advent Geneva
1 4 (9.30%) PORTIA
2 3 (6.98%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (2.33%) Beauchamp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) VoIP
1 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 18 (41.86%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (34.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (88.37%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Front Office
3 12 (27.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Performance Consultant
2 9 (20.93%) Consultant
3 8 (18.60%) Excel Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.98%) IT Support
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.65%) Report Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Portfolio Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
3 9 (20.93%) HTML
3 9 (20.93%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) Middleware
5 1 (2.33%) WCF
5 1 (2.33%) WPF
5 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Equities
2 9 (20.93%) Derivative
2 9 (20.93%) Reference Data
2 9 (20.93%) Fixed Income
3 8 (18.60%) Hedge funds
4 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.63%) Statistics
5 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
5 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (9.30%) Physics
7 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) UNIX
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (27.91%) Investment Management
3 9 (20.93%) Asset Management
3 9 (20.93%) Data Management
3 9 (20.93%) Service Delivery
3 9 (20.93%) ETL
4 5 (11.63%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (11.63%) Signal Processing
4 5 (11.63%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (11.63%) OO
4 5 (11.63%) Workflow
5 4 (9.30%) Time Management
5 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Web Development
8 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) VBA
3 13 (30.23%) T-SQL
3 13 (30.23%) C
4 9 (20.93%) C#
4 9 (20.93%) Java
5 5 (11.63%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.65%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) VB6
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
7 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) CFA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Bloomberg
2 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.23%) Advent
3 13 (30.23%) BI-SAM
4 12 (27.91%) SimCorp
5 9 (20.93%) StatPro
5 9 (20.93%) SunGard
6 5 (11.63%) MathWorks
7 4 (9.30%) Reuters
7 4 (9.30%) Fiserv
7 4 (9.30%) Serena
7 4 (9.30%) thinkFolio
8 3 (6.98%) Trend Micro
8 3 (6.98%) HP
8 3 (6.98%) VMware
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle
9 1 (2.33%) Sybase
9 1 (2.33%) Linedata
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