Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 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 Bloomberg.

Bloomberg
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 296 252
Rank change year-on-year +20 -44 +50
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 75 44 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.68% 0.43% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 1.00% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 38 90
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,025 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,875 £85,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +11.11%

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 4,763 4,390 5,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.89% 43.23% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,132 3,912 4,962
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,275 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Bloomberg as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bloomberg in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 61 (81.33%) Finance
2 39 (52.00%) SQL
3 30 (40.00%) Front Office
4 29 (38.67%) Windows
4 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
5 28 (37.33%) Reuters
6 23 (30.67%) Asset Management
7 19 (25.33%) Fixed Income
8 18 (24.00%) Fidessa
8 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 18 (24.00%) Banking
9 17 (22.67%) Windows Server
10 15 (20.00%) ITIL
11 14 (18.67%) .NET
11 14 (18.67%) Degree
12 13 (17.33%) Investment Banking
12 13 (17.33%) Investment Management
12 13 (17.33%) PowerShell
12 13 (17.33%) Java
12 13 (17.33%) FactSet
13 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
14 11 (14.67%) FIX Protocol
14 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
14 11 (14.67%) ION Trading
14 11 (14.67%) Equities
15 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (13.33%) MiFID
15 10 (13.33%) VMware
15 10 (13.33%) Linux
16 9 (12.00%) Oracle

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 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) JBoss
3 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Eikon
2 3 (4.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 2 (2.67%) Sentinel
3 2 (2.67%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (1.33%) Advent Moxy
4 1 (1.33%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 1 (1.33%) BondVision
4 1 (1.33%) ION MarketView
4 1 (1.33%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.33%) Sage 200
4 1 (1.33%) Temenos T24
4 1 (1.33%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.33%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Office 365
1 5 (6.67%) Slack
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) LAN
2 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.67%) Intranet
3 5 (6.67%) WAN
4 4 (5.33%) VoIP
4 4 (5.33%) VPN
5 3 (4.00%) Broadband
5 3 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.00%) SAN
6 2 (2.67%) Internet
7 1 (1.33%) DNS
7 1 (1.33%) Firewall
7 1 (1.33%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.00%) MS Access
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.67%) Ingres
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) DB2
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) JIRA
2 3 (4.00%) WinDbg
3 2 (2.67%) Moq
3 2 (2.67%) MSTest
3 2 (2.67%) NUnit
3 2 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (81.33%) Finance
2 30 (40.00%) Front Office
3 18 (24.00%) Banking
4 13 (17.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.67%) Back Office
6 3 (4.00%) Legal
7 1 (1.33%) Advertising
7 1 (1.33%) Billing
7 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Analyst
2 23 (30.67%) Support Analyst
3 12 (16.00%) Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 9 (12.00%) Junior
6 8 (10.67%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Desktop Support
7 7 (9.33%) Front Office Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Systems Support
8 6 (8.00%) Systems Support Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Junior Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) .NET
2 11 (14.67%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (4.00%) Middleware
3 3 (4.00%) WPF
4 2 (2.67%) J2EE
4 2 (2.67%) REST
4 2 (2.67%) WCF
4 2 (2.67%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) XML
5 1 (1.33%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.33%) JPA
5 1 (1.33%) Murex Flex
5 1 (1.33%) NumPy
5 1 (1.33%) Pandas
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Fixed Income
2 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.67%) Equities
3 9 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (10.67%) Derivative
5 4 (5.33%) Fintech
6 3 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.00%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.67%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.67%) Eurex
7 2 (2.67%) iPad
7 2 (2.67%) iPhone
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.67%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (2.67%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.67%) User Experience
8 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.33%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Windows
2 17 (22.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (13.33%) Linux
4 8 (10.67%) Unix
5 5 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.00%) Android
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.33%) AIX
9 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) Asset Management
2 15 (20.00%) ITIL
3 13 (17.33%) Investment Management
4 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (10.67%) Project Management
7 7 (9.33%) Business Transformation
7 7 (9.33%) Electronic Trading
7 7 (9.33%) Migration
8 6 (8.00%) Proactive Management
8 6 (8.00%) SDLC
9 5 (6.67%) B2B
9 5 (6.67%) Change Management
9 5 (6.67%) CRM
9 5 (6.67%) DevOps
9 5 (6.67%) KYC
10 4 (5.33%) Algorithmic Trading
11 3 (4.00%) OO
11 3 (4.00%) Open Source
11 3 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) SQL
2 13 (17.33%) Java
2 13 (17.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.33%) C#
4 6 (8.00%) C
4 6 (8.00%) VBA
5 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.00%) Python
6 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.00%) VBScript
7 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.67%) C++
7 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.67%) Ruby
7 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.33%) Perl
8 1 (1.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.67%) MCSE
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.33%) MCP
3 1 (1.33%) MCSA
3 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) MiFID
2 3 (4.00%) GDPR
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) SCCM
2 4 (5.33%) Control-M
3 3 (4.00%) Perfmon
3 3 (4.00%) WSUS
4 2 (2.67%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.33%) DameWare
5 1 (1.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.33%) Reuters
3 18 (24.00%) Fidessa
4 13 (17.33%) FactSet
5 11 (14.67%) ION Trading
6 10 (13.33%) VMware
7 9 (12.00%) Oracle
8 7 (9.33%) Charles River
9 6 (8.00%) Cisco
9 6 (8.00%) Citrix
9 6 (8.00%) MarketAxess
9 6 (8.00%) Sybase
9 6 (8.00%) Tradeweb
10 3 (4.00%) Tableau
11 2 (2.67%) AppDynamics
11 2 (2.67%) eSpeed
11 2 (2.67%) FIS
11 2 (2.67%) Portware
11 2 (2.67%) SmartStream
11 2 (2.67%) SunGard