Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 336 342
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 51 36 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.34% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.67% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 44
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £89,250 £82,000 £77,125
London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,670
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.38% +12.16%

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 6,736 5,339 7,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 44.45% 42.78% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5,763 4,780 6,440
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +1.37%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +2.86%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +6 34 £75,000 +50.00% 2
City of Westminster +14 13 £70,000 -17.65%
Reuters
London

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 47 (92.16%) Finance
2 37 (72.55%) Bloomberg
3 18 (35.29%) Windows
4 15 (29.41%) Unix
5 13 (25.49%) Linux
5 13 (25.49%) Java
5 13 (25.49%) Fintech
6 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 12 (23.53%) SDLC
6 12 (23.53%) C++
6 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 11 (21.57%) Cisco
7 11 (21.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (21.57%) OOD
7 11 (21.57%) Degree
8 10 (19.61%) Multithreading
8 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
8 10 (19.61%) Python
8 10 (19.61%) Perl
8 10 (19.61%) SQL
8 10 (19.61%) Low Latency
8 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (19.61%) Multithreaded Programming
9 9 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (17.65%) Algorithms
9 9 (17.65%) Market Making
9 9 (17.65%) Multicast
9 9 (17.65%) Kafka
9 9 (17.65%) Protocol Buffers
9 9 (17.65%) WebSockets

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 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.96%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) RMDS
2 8 (15.69%) Endur
3 1 (1.96%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (1.96%) Eikon
3 1 (1.96%) ION MarketView
3 1 (1.96%) LatentZero
3 1 (1.96%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Mimecast
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) DNS
1 9 (17.65%) Multicast
2 8 (15.69%) DHCP
3 7 (13.73%) LAN
4 6 (11.76%) VPN
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (9.80%) WAN
6 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Subversion
1 3 (5.88%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) NUnit
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (92.16%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Front Office
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) C++ Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Desktop Support
4 7 (13.73%) Linux Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Unix Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Endur Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Functional Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (5.88%) OpenLink Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Support Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Analytics Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
1 9 (17.65%) Kafka
1 9 (17.65%) Protocol Buffers
1 9 (17.65%) STL
1 9 (17.65%) WebSockets
2 4 (7.84%) XML
2 4 (7.84%) XSL
2 4 (7.84%) XSLT
3 2 (3.92%) .NET
4 1 (1.96%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.96%) REST
4 1 (1.96%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Fintech
2 11 (21.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (17.65%) Algorithms
5 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
5 8 (15.69%) Virtual Team
6 5 (9.80%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.92%) Derivative
8 1 (1.96%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.96%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Unix
3 13 (25.49%) Linux
4 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 8 (15.69%) Windows 10
5 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.80%) Android
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) AIX
8 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.96%) Solaris
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) SDLC
2 11 (21.57%) OOD
3 10 (19.61%) Low Latency
3 10 (19.61%) Multithreaded Programming
3 10 (19.61%) Multithreading
4 9 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 9 (17.65%) Market Making
4 9 (17.65%) OOP
4 9 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (15.69%) Coaching
5 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
5 8 (15.69%) Decision-Making
5 8 (15.69%) Functional Testing
5 8 (15.69%) ITIL
5 8 (15.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (15.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) Java
2 12 (23.53%) C++
3 10 (19.61%) Perl
3 10 (19.61%) Python
3 10 (19.61%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.88%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) VBScript
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) GDPR
2 3 (5.88%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) AirWatch
3 3 (5.88%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.96%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.96%) QRadar
4 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Bloomberg
2 11 (21.57%) Cisco
3 9 (17.65%) Fidessa
3 9 (17.65%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) OpenLink
5 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.76%) NetApp
7 5 (9.80%) FactSet
7 5 (9.80%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (9.80%) Oracle
8 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.84%) Murex
8 4 (7.84%) Sybase
9 3 (5.88%) 3PAR
9 3 (5.88%) Mitel
10 2 (3.92%) ION Trading
10 2 (3.92%) SAP
11 1 (1.96%) IBM
11 1 (1.96%) Temenos
11 1 (1.96%) TIBCO