Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 324 348 345
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 52 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.40% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.76% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 29
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +26.32%
10th Percentile £23,500 £34,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £140,500 £88,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £81,250 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +54.76% -12.50% +22.86%

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 5,132 6,077 5,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 39.69% 42.55% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,525 5,275 4,694
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £83,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 +29 51 £65,000 +6.56% 1
West End of London - 1 £45,000 -
Reuters
London

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 39 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 28 (53.85%) Finance
3 24 (46.15%) Windows
4 18 (34.62%) C++
4 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 17 (32.69%) QA
6 16 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (21.15%) Linux
9 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
9 11 (21.15%) Derivative
10 10 (19.23%) Banking
10 10 (19.23%) High Availability
10 10 (19.23%) Low Latency
10 10 (19.23%) Windows Server
11 9 (17.31%) Office 365
11 9 (17.31%) SCCM
12 8 (15.38%) Java
12 8 (15.38%) Python
12 8 (15.38%) ITSM
12 8 (15.38%) Hedge funds
12 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
13 7 (13.46%) Microservices
13 7 (13.46%) Quantitative Trading
13 7 (13.46%) Kdb+
13 7 (13.46%) KDB
13 7 (13.46%) Asset Management
13 7 (13.46%) IBM
14 6 (11.54%) Lotus

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 6 (11.54%) IBM Notes
1 6 (11.54%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Eikon
2 3 (5.77%) RMDS
3 1 (1.92%) Elite 3E
3 1 (1.92%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Skype
2 2 (3.85%) DHCP
2 2 (3.85%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) VoIP
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) KDB
1 7 (13.46%) Kdb+
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) HBase
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) ERwin
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) WinDbg
General
1 28 (53.85%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Back Office
3 6 (11.54%) Front Office
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Architect
4 10 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (17.31%) Developer
6 7 (13.46%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Desktop Support
7 6 (11.54%) Operational Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Operations Support Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) IT Support
9 4 (7.69%) C++ Developer
9 4 (7.69%) IT Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Python Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Fidessa Support
10 3 (5.77%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Apache NiFi
1 1 (1.92%) Kafka
1 1 (1.92%) Servlets
1 1 (1.92%) Spring
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
1 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Derivative
2 8 (15.38%) Hedge funds
3 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) iSeries
3 6 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.77%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.77%) Eurex
5 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.77%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.92%) Handset
6 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Windows
2 16 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 11 (21.15%) Linux
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server
5 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.85%) Android
7 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.92%) Unix
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) High Availability
2 10 (19.23%) Low Latency
3 8 (15.38%) ITSM
4 7 (13.46%) Asset Management
4 7 (13.46%) Microservices
4 7 (13.46%) Quantitative Trading
5 6 (11.54%) Information Security
5 6 (11.54%) Information Security Management
5 6 (11.54%) ISMS
5 6 (11.54%) Migration
5 6 (11.54%) Patch Management
5 6 (11.54%) Security Management
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (5.77%) Service Management
8 2 (3.85%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) C++
2 8 (15.38%) Java
2 8 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) C
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.92%) VBA
4 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) MCSE
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) CCA
2 2 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Docker
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.92%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) IBM
4 6 (11.54%) BT
4 6 (11.54%) Lotus
4 6 (11.54%) Misys
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) Fidessa
5 4 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) Charles River
6 3 (5.77%) CQG
6 3 (5.77%) FFastFill
7 2 (3.85%) Apple
8 1 (1.92%) Adobe
8 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.92%) CommVault
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle
8 1 (1.92%) Speakerbus
8 1 (1.92%) Sybase