Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bloomberg over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 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 Bloomberg.

Bloomberg
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 224 206 274
Rank change year-on-year -18 +68 +10
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 32 17 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.39% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 1.14% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 30
10th Percentile £31,100 £35,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £40,313 £38,125 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04% +9.52%
75th Percentile £69,688 £62,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £83,000 £73,250 £87,000
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% -

Bloomberg 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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,035 1,491 3,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.40% 34.36% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,703 1,251 2,823
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £32,100
25th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £44,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.43% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,450 £102,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Bloomberg as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg in the City of London

Bloomberg
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bloomberg in the City of London.

Salary trend for Bloomberg in the City of London

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bloomberg in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing Bloomberg 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 City of London region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 18 (56.25%) Windows
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
5 12 (37.50%) SQL
5 12 (37.50%) Reuters
5 12 (37.50%) SCCM
6 11 (34.38%) Azure
6 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (28.13%) XML
8 9 (28.13%) ITIL
8 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
8 9 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (28.13%) Investment Management
8 9 (28.13%) Tradeweb
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
8 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2017
9 8 (25.00%) Order Management
9 8 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
9 8 (25.00%) SSDT
9 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (25.00%) XPath
9 8 (25.00%) MarketAxess
9 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Bloomberg
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (3.13%) Markit EDM
1 1 (3.13%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
1 1 (3.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Azure
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (12.50%) Slack
4 1 (3.13%) MailChimp
4 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.13%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.13%) NAS
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2017
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (25.00%) SSDT
3 1 (3.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (12.50%) WinDbg
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Social Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Front Office
4 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 3 (9.38%) Back Office
6 2 (6.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
6 2 (6.25%) Legal
7 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.13%) International Banking
7 1 (3.13%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (3.13%) Retail
7 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Desktop Support
3 9 (28.13%) Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
5 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Field Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) XML
2 8 (25.00%) XSLT
3 2 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.13%) COM
4 1 (3.13%) FpML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 6 (18.75%) Handset
2 6 (18.75%) Thin Client
3 5 (15.63%) Blackberry
4 4 (12.50%) Hedge funds
4 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.25%) Reference Data
6 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.13%) Equities
6 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
4 6 (18.75%) Android
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Investment Management
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
1 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.00%) Order Management
3 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.38%) Antivirus Management
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps
4 3 (9.38%) ITSM
4 3 (9.38%) Requirements Gathering
4 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) Break/Fix
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 8 (25.00%) XPath
3 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.88%) VBScript
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) Perfmon
3 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.25%) MOM
3 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (6.25%) vCenter Server
3 2 (6.25%) WSUS
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Reuters
3 9 (28.13%) Tradeweb
4 8 (25.00%) MarketAxess
5 7 (21.88%) Apple
6 6 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (9.38%) Altiris
7 3 (9.38%) Charles River
7 3 (9.38%) Fidessa
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco
8 2 (6.25%) McAfee
8 2 (6.25%) RightFax
8 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
8 2 (6.25%) Symantec
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix
9 1 (3.13%) CyberArk
9 1 (3.13%) FactSet
9 1 (3.13%) HP
9 1 (3.13%) Lotus
9 1 (3.13%) Refinitiv