Period
to 15 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reuters over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Reuters Group PLC.

Reuters
London > Central London
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 337 345
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 53 35 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.36% 0.27% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.65% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 66
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £61,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.74% +39.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £88,000 £66,250
London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -5.26%

Reuters is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,201 5,407 7,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 42.52% 42.35% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5,382 4,777 6,313
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Reuters as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in Central London

Reuters
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Reuters in Central London

Reuters
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reuters in Central London over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Reuters in Central London

Reuters
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the Central London region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 46 £50,000 -18.03% 4
City of Westminster +11 7 £70,000 -17.65%
Reuters
London

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing Reuters also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Reuters.

1 42 (79.25%) Finance
2 40 (75.47%) Bloomberg
3 29 (54.72%) Windows
4 27 (50.94%) SQL
5 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
6 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
7 19 (35.85%) LAN
7 19 (35.85%) PowerShell
8 16 (30.19%) Cisco
9 14 (26.42%) Front Office
9 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
10 13 (24.53%) Degree
10 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
11 12 (22.64%) VMware
11 12 (22.64%) WAN
11 12 (22.64%) Fidessa
11 12 (22.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (20.75%) Unix
13 10 (18.87%) Linux
13 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
13 10 (18.87%) FactSet
13 10 (18.87%) SCCM
13 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
13 10 (18.87%) Hedge funds
14 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (16.98%) Windows 10

Reuters
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Eikon
2 4 (7.55%) SunGard GMI
3 3 (5.66%) RMDS
4 1 (1.89%) Elite 3E
4 1 (1.89%) Misys Opics
4 1 (1.89%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.85%) LAN
2 12 (22.64%) WAN
3 8 (15.09%) DNS
3 8 (15.09%) VPN
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (13.21%) DHCP
5 4 (7.55%) VoIP
6 3 (5.66%) Multicast
7 2 (3.77%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) MS Access
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.66%) KDB
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) DB2
6 1 (1.89%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.66%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) NUnit
General
1 42 (79.25%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Front Office
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Back Office
4 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Law
6 1 (1.89%) Billing
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Desktop Support
2 14 (26.42%) Support Analyst
3 13 (24.53%) Support Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Systems Support
5 7 (13.21%) Systems Support Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Market Data Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Market Data Support Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Applications Support
7 5 (9.43%) C++ Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Data Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Market Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Support Team Leader
9 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
1 5 (9.43%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (7.55%) XML
2 4 (7.55%) XSL
2 4 (7.55%) XSLT
3 3 (5.66%) Kafka
3 3 (5.66%) Protocol Buffers
3 3 (5.66%) STL
3 3 (5.66%) WebSockets
4 2 (3.77%) Middleware
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.89%) REST
5 1 (1.89%) Spring
5 1 (1.89%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (18.87%) Hedge funds
3 8 (15.09%) Blackberry
4 7 (13.21%) Fintech
5 6 (11.32%) Derivative
6 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.55%) Equities
7 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
7 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.89%) Eurex
8 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.89%) Replication
8 1 (1.89%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
3 11 (20.75%) Unix
4 10 (18.87%) Linux
4 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
5 9 (16.98%) Windows 10
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.21%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) AIX
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Asset Management
2 7 (13.21%) Business Transformation
2 7 (13.21%) Proactive Management
3 6 (11.32%) Migration
4 5 (9.43%) OOD
4 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.55%) Low Latency
5 4 (7.55%) Multithreaded Programming
5 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
5 4 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.55%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Market Making
6 3 (5.66%) OOP
6 3 (5.66%) Process Improvement
6 3 (5.66%) SDLC
6 3 (5.66%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.77%) OO
7 2 (3.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.98%) Java
4 7 (13.21%) C
4 7 (13.21%) C++
5 4 (7.55%) Python
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby
5 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.55%) VBA
6 3 (5.66%) C#
6 3 (5.66%) Perl
6 3 (5.66%) VBScript
7 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.89%) Korn
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) EMIR
1 1 (1.89%) FATCA
1 1 (1.89%) GDPR
1 1 (1.89%) MiFID
System Software
1 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) SCCM
2 7 (13.21%) AirWatch
2 7 (13.21%) WSUS
3 3 (5.66%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.89%) Control-M
4 1 (1.89%) Grafana
4 1 (1.89%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.89%) QRadar
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) Bloomberg
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.19%) Cisco
4 12 (22.64%) Fidessa
4 12 (22.64%) VMware
5 10 (18.87%) FactSet
6 8 (15.09%) NetApp
7 7 (13.21%) Nimble Storage
7 7 (13.21%) Oracle
8 5 (9.43%) Murex
9 4 (7.55%) FIS
9 4 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (7.55%) SmartStream
9 4 (7.55%) SunGard
9 4 (7.55%) Sybase
10 2 (3.77%) FXall
11 1 (1.89%) CQG
11 1 (1.89%) jBASE
11 1 (1.89%) McAfee
11 1 (1.89%) Mitel