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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank 913 876 901
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +25
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 22 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.011% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.022% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 4
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +70.58%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57835 55228 60138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.12% 48.84% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 46278 44987 50706
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 £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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -29 22 £55,000 -24.13% 4
London -40 22 £55,000 -24.13% 4
City of London +4 16 £55,000 +29.41% 4

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 27 (90.00%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) .NET
3 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (50.00%) Bloomberg
3 15 (50.00%) Equities
4 13 (43.33%) Reuters
4 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (36.67%) Front Office
5 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 9 (30.00%) ETL
7 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (30.00%) C#
7 9 (30.00%) VBA
7 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
8 8 (26.67%) XML
8 8 (26.67%) MS Office
8 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
9 7 (23.33%) VB
9 7 (23.33%) Analytics
9 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
10 6 (20.00%) Degree
10 6 (20.00%) VBScript
10 6 (20.00%) VMware
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (16.67%) Asset Management

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (26.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 27 (90.00%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Front Office
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Excel Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
2 8 (26.67%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Equities
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.00%) Statistics
4 2 (6.67%) Derivative
4 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
4 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.33%) Economics
5 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ETL
2 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 7 (23.33%) Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 4 (13.33%) Investment Management
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Fund Management
6 3 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Service Management
8 1 (3.33%) Econometrics
8 1 (3.33%) Quantitative Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.33%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (30.00%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) VBA
3 7 (23.33%) VB
4 6 (20.00%) VBScript
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.00%) VB6
6 2 (6.67%) C
7 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) MCSA
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CFA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) Xen
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.00%) XenApp
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 13 (43.33%) Reuters
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (10.00%) Sybase
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) Wyse
5 3 (10.00%) Sophis
6 2 (6.67%) Advent
6 2 (6.67%) BI-SAM
6 2 (6.67%) SimCorp
6 2 (6.67%) SunGard
6 2 (6.67%) StatPro
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent performance related bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago