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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank 884 866 898
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +32
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 12 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.014% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.029% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 1
Average salary £72,500 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.33% -34.78%
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
53471 51051 57271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.47% 47.82% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 42395 41823 47917
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
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 17 September 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 -6 12 £72,500 +70.58% 3
England -37 12 £72,500 +93.33% 3
City of London +10 6 £72,500 +100.00% 2

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 31 (91.18%) Finance
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (44.12%) Bloomberg
4 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
5 13 (38.24%) Front Office
6 12 (35.29%) SQL
6 12 (35.29%) VBA
6 12 (35.29%) .NET
6 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (32.35%) Equities
8 10 (29.41%) C
8 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 10 (29.41%) Back Office
8 10 (29.41%) Advent
8 10 (29.41%) BI-SAM
9 9 (26.47%) HTML
9 9 (26.47%) MS Office
9 9 (26.47%) XML
9 9 (26.47%) ETL
9 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (26.47%) SimCorp
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (23.53%) Investment Management
11 7 (20.59%) Java
11 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (11.76%) SAS
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (26.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) PORTIA
1 4 (11.76%) Advent Geneva
2 3 (8.82%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) VoIP
1 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (91.18%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Front Office
3 10 (29.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Excel Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Report Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) XML
2 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
2 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Equities
2 6 (17.65%) Derivative
2 6 (17.65%) Reference Data
2 6 (17.65%) Hedge funds
2 6 (17.65%) Fixed Income
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (8.82%) Statistics
5 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ETL
1 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
2 8 (23.53%) Investment Management
3 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
4 6 (17.65%) Data Management
5 4 (11.76%) Time Management
6 3 (8.82%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (8.82%) Signal Processing
6 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (8.82%) Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) Workflow
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Web Development
8 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
1 12 (35.29%) VBA
2 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
2 10 (29.41%) C
3 7 (20.59%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.94%) VB6
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
6 1 (2.94%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) CFA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Bloomberg
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (29.41%) Advent
3 10 (29.41%) BI-SAM
4 9 (26.47%) SimCorp
5 6 (17.65%) SunGard
5 6 (17.65%) StatPro
6 4 (11.76%) Reuters
6 4 (11.76%) Serena
6 4 (11.76%) Fiserv
7 3 (8.82%) Trend Micro
7 3 (8.82%) HP
7 3 (8.82%) MathWorks
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
8 1 (2.94%) Sybase
8 1 (2.94%) thinkFolio
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