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 9 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FactSet
Rank 916 873 921
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +48
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 32 69 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.065% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.14% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 25 53 31
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 -

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
46354 50821 49644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.77% 47.68% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37963 41742 39334
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,136 £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%

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

FactSet Salary Histogram in the UK

FactSet
Top 6 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 9 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 -10 32 £55,000 +29.41% 5
London -28 31 £55,000 +29.41% 5
City of London +52 17 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Swindon - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 42 (76.36%) Finance
2 30 (54.55%) Bloomberg
3 27 (49.09%) Investment Management
4 23 (41.82%) SQL
5 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
6 20 (36.36%) Asset Management
7 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
8 16 (29.09%) Reuters
8 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (23.64%) .NET
10 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
11 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
11 12 (21.82%) HTML
12 11 (20.00%) C#
12 11 (20.00%) ETL
12 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 10 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (18.18%) Windows
13 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 10 (18.18%) CSS
13 10 (18.18%) Data Management
13 10 (18.18%) Banking
13 10 (18.18%) Retail
14 9 (16.36%) Migration
14 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (16.36%) Mercurial
14 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (16.36%) Biml

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) CMS
2 4 (7.27%) Drupal
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) MS Office
3 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) thinkFolio
2 2 (3.64%) LatentZero
3 1 (1.82%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.82%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.27%) DNS
2 4 (7.27%) VPN
3 3 (5.45%) LAN
3 3 (5.45%) VoIP
4 2 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.82%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.82%) SSL
5 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (16.36%) Biml
5 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.27%) MySQL
7 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.45%) MariaDB
8 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.64%) OLAP
8 2 (3.64%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (3.64%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Mercurial
General
1 42 (76.36%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Banking
2 10 (18.18%) Retail
3 6 (10.91%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.09%) Front Office
4 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Law
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) Developer
3 13 (23.64%) SQL Developer
4 9 (16.36%) T-SQL Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Software Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support
8 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Report Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Web Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Web Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Market Data Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Performance Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) Performance Reporting Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) HTML
3 10 (18.18%) CSS
4 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
4 7 (12.73%) CSS3
4 7 (12.73%) HTML5
4 7 (12.73%) jQuery
4 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (7.27%) ATL
5 4 (7.27%) COM+
5 4 (7.27%) OOXML
5 4 (7.27%) Web Services
6 2 (3.64%) XML
7 1 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Equities
2 5 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.27%) Fintech
4 3 (5.45%) Derivative
4 3 (5.45%) Hedge funds
4 3 (5.45%) iPad
4 3 (5.45%) iPhone
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.45%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.45%) Statistics
5 2 (3.64%) Pricing Data
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.45%) Android
3 3 (5.45%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Investment Management
2 20 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 11 (20.00%) ETL
4 10 (18.18%) Data Management
4 10 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.36%) Migration
6 8 (14.55%) Analytics
6 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.73%) MVC
8 6 (10.91%) Problem Management
8 6 (10.91%) Project Management
9 4 (7.27%) ITIL
9 4 (7.27%) Presales
10 3 (5.45%) Front End Development
10 3 (5.45%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (5.45%) Process Improvement
10 3 (5.45%) Risk Analytics
11 2 (3.64%) Fund Management
11 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) SQL
2 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
3 11 (20.00%) C#
4 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.09%) VBA
6 4 (7.27%) C++
6 4 (7.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
1 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
1 1 (1.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Bloomberg
2 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.09%) Reuters
4 7 (12.73%) BI-SAM
4 7 (12.73%) StatPro
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle
5 6 (10.91%) Sybase
6 3 (5.45%) Charles River
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco
6 3 (5.45%) Fidessa
7 2 (3.64%) Algorithmics
7 2 (3.64%) Citrix
7 2 (3.64%) RIMES
8 1 (1.82%) Advent
8 1 (1.82%) Calypso
8 1 (1.82%) CQG
8 1 (1.82%) GL TRADE
8 1 (1.82%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.82%) SimCorp
8 1 (1.82%) SunGard
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