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 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank 889 865 885
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 13 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.024% 0.023% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 8
Average salary £72,500 £37,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.33% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £30,250 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £54,250 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary - £27,500 -

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
54917 51607 57078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.31% 47.91% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 43571 42253 47855
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £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 1 September 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 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 -15 13 £72,500 +93.33% 3
England -24 13 £72,500 +93.33% 3
City of London +5 9 £72,500 +107.14% 1

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 (93.94%) Finance
2 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
3 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
5 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 14 (42.42%) .NET
6 14 (42.42%) Equities
7 13 (39.39%) Front Office
7 13 (39.39%) SQL
8 12 (36.36%) VBA
8 12 (36.36%) Bloomberg
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (33.33%) Advent
9 11 (33.33%) BI-SAM
9 11 (33.33%) C
10 10 (30.30%) HTML
10 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
10 10 (30.30%) MS Office
10 10 (30.30%) XML
10 10 (30.30%) ETL
10 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
10 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
10 10 (30.30%) SimCorp
10 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (27.27%) Back Office
12 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (24.24%) Investment Management
13 7 (21.21%) Derivative
13 7 (21.21%) Reference Data

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (12.12%) SAS
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (30.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) PORTIA
1 4 (12.12%) Advent Geneva
2 3 (9.09%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) VoIP
1 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.06%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (93.94%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Front Office
3 9 (27.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Excel Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Performance Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Technician
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Report Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) XML
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
2 10 (30.30%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Equities
2 7 (21.21%) Derivative
2 7 (21.21%) Reference Data
2 7 (21.21%) Fixed Income
3 6 (18.18%) Hedge funds
4 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ETL
1 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
2 8 (24.24%) Investment Management
3 7 (21.21%) Data Management
3 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 5 (15.15%) Time Management
6 4 (12.12%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) VBA
3 11 (33.33%) C
4 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
5 6 (18.18%) C#
6 5 (15.15%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) VBScript
7 2 (6.06%) VB
7 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.06%) VB6
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) CFA
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Bloomberg
3 11 (33.33%) Advent
3 11 (33.33%) BI-SAM
4 10 (30.30%) SimCorp
5 7 (21.21%) StatPro
5 7 (21.21%) SunGard
6 5 (15.15%) Reuters
7 4 (12.12%) Serena
7 4 (12.12%) Fiserv
8 3 (9.09%) Trend Micro
8 3 (9.09%) VMware
8 3 (9.09%) HP
9 2 (6.06%) Sybase
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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