The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Reuters 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 Reuters over the 3 months to 23 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 647 612 559
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -53
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 292 277 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.51% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 193 189 284
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +6.32%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57421 54820 59871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.07% 48.82% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46000 44686 50506
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

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reuters within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Reuters
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Reuters within the UK.

Reuters Salary Trend in the UK

Reuters
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reuters over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 within the UK.

Reuters Salary Histogram in the UK

Reuters
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 -25 282 £42,500 - 25
London -34 260 £43,750 +2.94% 23
City of London -33 61 £42,500 - 12
Edinburgh -17 9 - -
Scotland -19 9 - - 3
Northamptonshire - 9 - -
East Midlands - 9 - -
Canary Wharf +15 8 £40,000 +5.26%
Hackney - 8 - -
South East -15 5 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Yorkshire -21 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 - -
Hebden Bridge - 5 - -
Surrey -3 4 £28,750 +4.54% 1
Mayfair - 4 £55,000 -
North West - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £44,250 - 1
Milton Keynes -3 1 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £52,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £42,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £37,500 -

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 429 (74.61%) Bloomberg
2 372 (64.70%) Finance
3 283 (49.22%) Windows
4 220 (38.26%) Microsoft
5 191 (33.22%) Banking
6 174 (30.26%) Active Directory
7 151 (26.26%) Degree
8 145 (25.22%) Blackberry
9 144 (25.04%) MS Office
10 142 (24.70%) SQL
11 133 (23.13%) SQL Server
12 123 (21.39%) ITIL
13 117 (20.35%) Windows 7
14 114 (19.83%) Front Office
15 104 (18.09%) MS Exchange
15 104 (18.09%) TCP/IP
16 100 (17.39%) MS Excel
17 93 (16.17%) C#
18 88 (15.30%) Legal
19 86 (14.96%) Investment Banking
20 82 (14.26%) Linux
21 81 (14.09%) Law
22 80 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2010
23 78 (13.57%) Computer Science
24 76 (13.22%) .NET
25 73 (12.70%) Cisco
25 73 (12.70%) Citrix
26 71 (12.35%) Windows XP
26 71 (12.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
27 67 (11.65%) UNIX

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Reuters 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 Reuters. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 104 (18.09%) MS Exchange
2 80 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 71 (12.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 60 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (3.48%) IIS
6 11 (1.91%) Apache
7 10 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.22%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.04%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.87%) Lync
12 4 (0.70%) MTS
12 4 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.52%) Node.js
13 3 (0.52%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 144 (25.04%) MS Office
2 100 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 43 (7.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.39%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.22%) MS Project
6 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 38 (6.61%) RMDS
2 21 (3.65%) Eikon
3 9 (1.57%) ION MarketView
4 8 (1.39%) 3000 Xtra
5 7 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.87%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.52%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.17%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (0.17%) Endur
8 1 (0.17%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.35%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 104 (18.09%) TCP/IP
2 65 (11.30%) DNS
3 64 (11.13%) DHCP
4 52 (9.04%) VPN
5 50 (8.70%) WAN
6 49 (8.52%) LAN
7 34 (5.91%) Firewall
8 18 (3.13%) VoIP
9 15 (2.61%) IP Telephony
10 14 (2.43%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (2.09%) HTTP
12 11 (1.91%) Network Security
13 10 (1.74%) BGP
14 9 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (1.39%) Cisco IPT
15 8 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (1.39%) SAN
16 5 (0.87%) Internet
16 5 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
16 5 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (23.13%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (5.57%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (2.09%) MySQL
6 11 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.74%) KDB
8 9 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.39%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.04%) MS Access
12 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.70%) Data Mart
14 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.52%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.35%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.61%) Subversion
3 14 (2.43%) Visual Studio
4 12 (2.09%) JIRA
5 10 (1.74%) JUnit
6 6 (1.04%) Maven
7 5 (0.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 5 (0.87%) Ant
7 5 (0.87%) InstallShield
7 5 (0.87%) MSBuild
7 5 (0.87%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.70%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.70%) Toad
9 3 (0.52%) NUnit
10 2 (0.35%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.17%) MSTest
11 1 (0.17%) Selenium
11 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
General
1 372 (64.70%) Finance
2 191 (33.22%) Banking
3 114 (19.83%) Front Office
4 88 (15.30%) Legal
5 86 (14.96%) Investment Banking
6 81 (14.09%) Law
7 41 (7.13%) Marketing
8 40 (6.96%) Back Office
9 27 (4.70%) Financial Institution
10 14 (2.43%) Retail
11 11 (1.91%) Retail Banking
11 11 (1.91%) Corporate Banking
11 11 (1.91%) Telecoms
12 10 (1.74%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.70%) Billing
14 2 (0.35%) Games
15 1 (0.17%) Advertising
15 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 167 (29.04%) Analyst
2 124 (21.57%) Support Analyst
3 89 (15.48%) Developer
4 78 (13.57%) Desktop Support
5 47 (8.17%) Applications Support
6 40 (6.96%) Support Engineer
7 39 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
8 31 (5.39%) Applications Support Analyst
8 31 (5.39%) Consultant
9 30 (5.22%) Technical Support
10 28 (4.87%) 2nd Line Support
11 27 (4.70%) Technical Consultant
12 26 (4.52%) Desktop Analyst
13 23 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 22 (3.83%) Senior Developer
14 22 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
14 22 (3.83%) Desktop Engineer
14 22 (3.83%) IT Support
15 21 (3.65%) Market Data Engineer
15 21 (3.65%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (13.22%) .NET
2 40 (6.96%) XML
3 32 (5.57%) ASP.NET
4 31 (5.39%) HTML
5 29 (5.04%) CSS
6 27 (4.70%) jQuery
7 22 (3.83%) Rendezvous
8 19 (3.30%) XSLT
8 19 (3.30%) Web Services
9 18 (3.13%) Ajax
10 16 (2.78%) Spring
11 15 (2.61%) .NET Framework
12 13 (2.26%) HTML5
13 12 (2.09%) WinForms
14 10 (1.74%) REST
14 10 (1.74%) JSON
14 10 (1.74%) Software Packaging
15 9 (1.57%) WCF
15 9 (1.57%) WPF
15 9 (1.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 145 (25.22%) Blackberry
2 78 (13.57%) Computer Science
3 67 (11.65%) Hedge funds
4 60 (10.43%) Equities
5 49 (8.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 38 (6.61%) Fixed Income
6 38 (6.61%) Derivative
7 28 (4.87%) Mathematics
8 26 (4.52%) Reference Data
9 25 (4.35%) Management Information System
10 24 (4.17%) PDA
11 12 (2.09%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.74%) Smartphone
14 9 (1.57%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (1.39%) EqualLogic
16 7 (1.22%) Contract for Difference
16 7 (1.22%) Market Risk
16 7 (1.22%) Economics
16 7 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 283 (49.22%) Windows
2 117 (20.35%) Windows 7
3 82 (14.26%) Linux
4 71 (12.35%) Windows XP
5 67 (11.65%) UNIX
6 59 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (3.48%) Apple iOS
9 18 (3.13%) Android
9 18 (3.13%) Solaris
10 14 (2.43%) Mac OS X
10 14 (2.43%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (1.22%) SUSE
14 5 (0.87%) AIX
14 5 (0.87%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.70%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (21.39%) ITIL
2 59 (10.26%) Project Management
3 47 (8.17%) Asset Management
4 36 (6.26%) OO
5 33 (5.74%) Low Latency
6 31 (5.39%) Practice Management
7 29 (5.04%) Business Analysis
8 27 (4.70%) Risk Management
9 26 (4.52%) Change Management
9 26 (4.52%) Investment Management
10 21 (3.65%) MVC
11 20 (3.48%) Workflow
11 20 (3.48%) Data Modelling
12 19 (3.30%) Time Management
12 19 (3.30%) Software Engineering
13 18 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (2.96%) Validation
14 17 (2.96%) Unit Testing
14 17 (2.96%) ETRM
15 16 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 142 (24.70%) SQL
2 93 (16.17%) C#
3 63 (10.96%) Python
4 53 (9.22%) Perl
5 49 (8.52%) Java
6 45 (7.83%) PowerShell
7 32 (5.57%) JavaScript
8 27 (4.70%) C++
8 27 (4.70%) VBScript
9 21 (3.65%) Shell Script
10 19 (3.30%) VBA
11 14 (2.43%) VB
11 14 (2.43%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.57%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.39%) C
14 7 (1.22%) Ruby
14 7 (1.22%) PHP
15 5 (0.87%) XQuery
15 5 (0.87%) XPath
15 5 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 151 (26.26%) Degree
2 56 (9.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (5.39%) CCNA
3 31 (5.39%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (4.87%) MCSE
5 21 (3.65%) MCP
5 21 (3.65%) MCITP
6 17 (2.96%) MCDST
7 13 (2.26%) MCSA
8 5 (0.87%) CCNP
8 5 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.87%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.70%) PMP
9 4 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.70%) A+ Certification
9 4 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.52%) CNA
10 3 (0.52%) CNE
10 3 (0.52%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.13%) SLA
2 8 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (1.39%) MiFID
2 8 (1.39%) Basel III
3 6 (1.04%) QA
4 4 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.17%) EMIR
System Software
1 174 (30.26%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.00%) XenApp
4 13 (2.26%) MetaFrame
5 11 (1.91%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.39%) XenServer
7 7 (1.22%) Xen
8 6 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.87%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.70%) vSphere
11 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 37 (6.43%) SCCM
2 23 (4.00%) WSUS
3 9 (1.57%) Backup Exec
3 9 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (1.39%) ITRS Geneos
5 7 (1.22%) ServiceCenter
6 5 (0.87%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.87%) Control-M
7 4 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.52%) OpenView
8 3 (0.52%) Unicenter
8 3 (0.52%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.35%) DameWare
10 1 (0.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 429 (74.61%) Bloomberg
2 220 (38.26%) Microsoft
3 73 (12.70%) Cisco
3 73 (12.70%) Citrix
4 56 (9.74%) VMware
5 40 (6.96%) Fidessa
6 37 (6.43%) Oracle
7 35 (6.09%) HP
8 28 (4.87%) TIBCO
9 26 (4.52%) Dell
10 25 (4.35%) Sybase
11 24 (4.17%) ION Trading
12 19 (3.30%) CQG
13 17 (2.96%) NetApp
14 14 (2.43%) Apple
14 14 (2.43%) Symantec
14 14 (2.43%) Remedy
15 13 (2.26%) FactSet
16 11 (1.91%) GoldenSource
17 10 (1.74%) Red Hat
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is negotiable depending on ex
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Liberum
Salary: Approximately £22,000 per annum + annual discretionary bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Trading House Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Thomson Reuters
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
IT HR
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago