Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 311 328
Rank change year-on-year -26 +17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 56 53 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.39% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.96% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 66
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £92,000 £70,000 £67,500
London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 6,286 5,495 7,439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 43.26% 43.19% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5,401 4,965 6,449
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £85,000
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -14 39 £67,500 +40.63% 12
City of Westminster - 11 £70,000 -
Reuters
London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Reuters also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Reuters.

1 47 (83.93%) Finance
2 45 (80.36%) Bloomberg
3 16 (28.57%) Windows
4 15 (26.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (25.00%) ITIL
6 13 (23.21%) Unix
6 13 (23.21%) Banking
7 12 (21.43%) Incident Management
7 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.64%) Linux
8 11 (19.64%) Service Management
8 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
8 11 (19.64%) Investment Banking
9 10 (17.86%) Project Management
9 10 (17.86%) Perl
9 10 (17.86%) Python
9 10 (17.86%) Functional Testing
9 10 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (17.86%) SDLC
10 9 (16.07%) Windows 10
10 9 (16.07%) FactSet
10 9 (16.07%) Coaching
10 9 (16.07%) Virtual Team
10 9 (16.07%) Cisco
10 9 (16.07%) Java
10 9 (16.07%) Configuration Management
10 9 (16.07%) OpenLink
10 9 (16.07%) Endur
10 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
10 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing

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 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.36%) Confluence
2 3 (5.36%) DataSynapse
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Endur
2 7 (12.50%) RMDS
3 3 (5.36%) ION MarketView
4 2 (3.57%) Eikon
5 1 (1.79%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (1.79%) LatentZero
5 1 (1.79%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.57%) IaaS
3 2 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Multicast
2 5 (8.93%) DHCP
2 5 (8.93%) DNS
2 5 (8.93%) VPN
3 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.14%) Wireless
4 3 (5.36%) LAN
5 2 (3.57%) Broadband
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.57%) WAN
5 2 (3.57%) WebEx
6 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (83.93%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Banking
3 11 (19.64%) Investment Banking
4 8 (14.29%) Front Office
5 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 7 (12.50%) C++ Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Linux Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Low Latency C++ Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Applications Support
3 5 (8.93%) Desktop Support
3 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (8.93%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (8.93%) Team Leader
4 4 (7.14%) Endur Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 4 (7.14%) OpenLink Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 4 (7.14%) Unix Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Market Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
1 7 (12.50%) Kafka
1 7 (12.50%) Protocol Buffers
1 7 (12.50%) STL
1 7 (12.50%) WebSockets
2 3 (5.36%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (16.07%) Virtual Team
3 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 7 (12.50%) Fintech
5 6 (10.71%) Blackberry
6 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
7 3 (5.36%) Grid Computing
7 3 (5.36%) Reference Data
8 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
8 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Unix
3 11 (19.64%) Linux
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 10
5 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.36%) Solaris
9 2 (3.57%) Android
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 11 (19.64%) Service Management
4 10 (17.86%) Functional Testing
4 10 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (17.86%) Project Management
4 10 (17.86%) SDLC
5 9 (16.07%) Coaching
5 9 (16.07%) Configuration Management
5 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
5 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (14.29%) BCP
7 7 (12.50%) Low Latency
7 7 (12.50%) Market Making
7 7 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
7 7 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 7 (12.50%) OOD
7 7 (12.50%) OOP
8 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) Perl
1 10 (17.86%) Python
2 9 (16.07%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) C++
4 5 (8.93%) SQL
5 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) MiFID
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) SCCM
2 3 (5.36%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (3.57%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (80.36%) Bloomberg
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco
3 9 (16.07%) FactSet
3 9 (16.07%) OpenLink
4 8 (14.29%) Citrix
5 7 (12.50%) Fidessa
5 7 (12.50%) VMware
6 4 (7.14%) ION Trading
7 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.36%) Apple
7 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.36%) HP
7 3 (5.36%) IBM
7 3 (5.36%) Mitel
8 2 (3.57%) Canon
8 2 (3.57%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.57%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (3.57%) Remedy
8 2 (3.57%) SAP