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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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 248 219 212
Rank change year-on-year -29 -7 +78
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 52 23 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.65% 0.43% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 1.38% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 35
10th Percentile £40,875 £60,625 £38,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £70,313 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £76,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -24.59% +45.24% -19.23%
75th Percentile £78,188 £121,563 £65,625
90th Percentile £88,750 £125,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £75,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -23.33% +42.86% -19.23%

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 3,076 1,670 2,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.39% 30.99% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,029 1,413 1,818
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

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 30 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (75.00%) Finance
2 21 (40.38%) Social Skills
3 18 (34.62%) SQL
3 18 (34.62%) Windows
4 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
5 15 (28.85%) Presentation Skills
6 14 (26.92%) Banking
7 13 (25.00%) Investment Banking
7 13 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (23.08%) Degree
8 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 12 (23.08%) Reuters
8 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (21.15%) Fidessa
9 11 (21.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (21.15%) Hedge funds
10 10 (19.23%) Windows 10
11 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
11 9 (17.31%) Murex
11 9 (17.31%) Fixed Income
12 8 (15.38%) Application Packaging
12 8 (15.38%) Derivative
12 8 (15.38%) Mac OS
12 8 (15.38%) NAS
12 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
12 8 (15.38%) Lotus
12 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
12 8 (15.38%) HP
12 8 (15.38%) Cisco

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 8 (15.38%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Fidessa
2 3 (5.77%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.92%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (1.92%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (13.46%) Azure
2 7 (13.46%) Power Platform
3 3 (5.77%) Slack
4 1 (1.92%) AWS
4 1 (1.92%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) NAS
1 8 (15.38%) VoIP
2 4 (7.69%) LAN
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Power BI
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (9.62%) SSDT
3 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Metadata
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
General
1 39 (75.00%) Finance
2 21 (40.38%) Social Skills
3 15 (28.85%) Presentation Skills
4 14 (26.92%) Banking
5 13 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 7 (13.46%) Front Office
9 6 (11.54%) Legal
10 5 (9.62%) Financial Institution
11 1 (1.92%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Desktop Support
3 11 (21.15%) Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Support Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Data Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.54%) Murex Support
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Market Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Market Data Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Quantitative Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Reference Data Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) XML
1 5 (9.62%) XSLT
2 4 (7.69%) WPF
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.92%) Kafka
3 1 (1.92%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 11 (21.15%) Hedge funds
2 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.31%) Fixed Income
3 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 8 (15.38%) Derivative
4 7 (13.46%) Equities
5 6 (11.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 6 (11.54%) Market Risk
6 5 (9.62%) Reference Data
7 3 (5.77%) DTCC
7 3 (5.77%) Legacy Code
8 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
8 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.92%) Legacy Applications
9 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Windows 10
3 8 (15.38%) Mac OS
3 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (15.38%) Application Packaging
2 8 (15.38%) Decision-Making
2 8 (15.38%) Inventory Control
2 8 (15.38%) Inventory Management
3 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (11.54%) Order Management
4 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
4 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.54%) Workshop Facilitation
5 5 (9.62%) Break/Fix
5 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
5 5 (9.62%) Investment Management
6 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.77%) Data Management
7 3 (5.77%) Migration
7 3 (5.77%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) VBA
3 5 (9.62%) C#
3 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.62%) XPath
4 3 (5.77%) R
5 2 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) GDPR
3 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 12 (23.08%) Reuters
2 9 (17.31%) Murex
3 8 (15.38%) Cisco
3 8 (15.38%) HP
3 8 (15.38%) Lotus
4 7 (13.46%) FactSet
5 5 (9.62%) MarketAxess
5 5 (9.62%) Tradeweb
5 5 (9.62%) VMware
6 4 (7.69%) Refinitiv
7 3 (5.77%) Charles River
7 3 (5.77%) Citrix
8 1 (1.92%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle