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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank 872 871 880
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 25 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.016% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 4
Average salary £62,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £29,250 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £49,750 £72,750
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
54148 51039 53510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.59% 47.42% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43330 41821 44645
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,673
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 30 October 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 30 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 +24 25 £62,500 +38.88% 2
England +8 25 £62,500 +42.85% 2
City of London +19 5 £72,500 +61.11% 1
Mayfair - 1 £45,000 -

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 37 (80.43%) Finance
2 27 (58.70%) Bloomberg
3 25 (54.35%) SQL
4 22 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 20 (43.48%) Front Office
5 20 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (41.30%) VBA
7 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
8 17 (36.96%) Back Office
9 16 (34.78%) C#
9 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
9 16 (34.78%) Investment Management
10 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
10 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (28.26%) Asset Management
11 13 (28.26%) thinkFolio
12 12 (26.09%) Advent
12 12 (26.09%) SimCorp
12 12 (26.09%) BI-SAM
12 12 (26.09%) Equities
12 12 (26.09%) C
12 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
13 10 (21.74%) Windows
14 9 (19.57%) SunGard
14 9 (19.57%) StatPro
14 9 (19.57%) Fixed Income
14 9 (19.57%) Data Management
14 9 (19.57%) Derivative

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) SAS
3 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
2 6 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (6.52%) PORTIA
1 3 (6.52%) Advent Geneva
2 2 (4.35%) Beauchamp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) VoIP
1 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
4 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 37 (80.43%) Finance
2 20 (43.48%) Front Office
3 17 (36.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) Performance Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) Excel Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Applications Support
3 5 (10.87%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (6.52%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support
5 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
3 6 (13.04%) Middleware
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) XML
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.35%) WCF
5 2 (4.35%) WPF
5 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Equities
2 9 (19.57%) Derivative
2 9 (19.57%) Reference Data
2 9 (19.57%) Fixed Income
3 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (15.22%) Hedge funds
5 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 5 (10.87%) Statistics
6 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.70%) Physics
8 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (34.78%) Investment Management
3 13 (28.26%) Asset Management
4 9 (19.57%) Data Management
5 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.87%) OO
6 5 (10.87%) ETL
6 5 (10.87%) Workflow
6 5 (10.87%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (10.87%) Signal Processing
6 5 (10.87%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (8.70%) System Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Time Management
9 2 (4.35%) Analytics
10 1 (2.17%) Web Development
10 1 (2.17%) Fund Management
10 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 19 (41.30%) VBA
3 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
4 16 (34.78%) C#
5 12 (26.09%) C
6 8 (17.39%) Java
7 5 (10.87%) C++
7 5 (10.87%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.35%) VB
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) CFA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Bloomberg
2 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.26%) thinkFolio
4 12 (26.09%) Advent
4 12 (26.09%) SimCorp
4 12 (26.09%) BI-SAM
5 9 (19.57%) SunGard
5 9 (19.57%) StatPro
6 5 (10.87%) MathWorks
7 3 (6.52%) VMware
7 3 (6.52%) Serena
7 3 (6.52%) Trend Micro
7 3 (6.52%) Fiserv
7 3 (6.52%) HP
7 3 (6.52%) Reuters
8 2 (4.35%) Linedata
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle
9 1 (2.17%) Charles River
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