Period
to 16 May 2021

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 16 May 2021 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
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 210 229 274
Rank change year-on-year +19 +45 0
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 21 51 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 1.94% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 41
10th Percentile £50,250 £38,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,750 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +40.48% -4.55% -15.38%
75th Percentile £103,750 £67,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £115,375 £84,375 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £71,250 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +39.02% -6.82% -18.52%

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 1,596 2,634 3,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.13% 36.18% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,350 2,197 3,491
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,750 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.40% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £86,250 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £91,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 16 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, 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 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Front Office
4 8 (38.10%) Back Office
4 8 (38.10%) Fidessa
4 8 (38.10%) Banking
4 8 (38.10%) Social Skills
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) Azure
5 7 (33.33%) Python
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) Reuters
6 6 (28.57%) Charles River
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Equities
7 5 (23.81%) CRM
7 5 (23.81%) AWS
7 5 (23.81%) Reference Data
7 5 (23.81%) JIRA
7 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
8 4 (19.05%) QA
8 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
8 4 (19.05%) Derivative
8 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (19.05%) FactSet
8 4 (19.05%) Murex
8 4 (19.05%) Workflow
9 3 (14.29%) Informatica

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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Bloomberg AIM
1 3 (14.29%) Markit EDM
1 3 (14.29%) PolarLake
1 3 (14.29%) thinkFolio
2 2 (9.52%) Eikon
3 1 (4.76%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Azure
2 5 (23.81%) AWS
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (14.29%) Power Platform
4 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) Mimecast
4 2 (9.52%) SaaS
5 1 (4.76%) GCP
5 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Power Automate
5 1 (4.76%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) FIX Connectivity
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) KDB
1 2 (9.52%) Power BI
1 2 (9.52%) Tableau
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) Mixpanel
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Front Office
3 8 (38.10%) Back Office
3 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 8 (38.10%) Social Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Private Banking
6 1 (4.76%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Software Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Product Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Equities
1 5 (23.81%) Reference Data
2 4 (19.05%) Derivative
3 3 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (9.52%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.76%) Exotic Derivative
5 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Android
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
3 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 3 (14.29%) Coaching
4 3 (14.29%) Data Management
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
4 3 (14.29%) Reference Data Management
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Gathering
4 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Groovy
5 1 (4.76%) Haskell
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) R
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (14.29%) EMIR
2 3 (14.29%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Fidessa
2 6 (28.57%) Charles River
2 6 (28.57%) Reuters
3 4 (19.05%) FactSet
3 4 (19.05%) Murex
4 3 (14.29%) Avaloq
4 3 (14.29%) Calypso
4 3 (14.29%) Google
4 3 (14.29%) Informatica
4 3 (14.29%) Refinitiv
4 3 (14.29%) SmartCo
4 3 (14.29%) SmartStream
5 2 (9.52%) Apple
5 2 (9.52%) Facebook
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Polycom
5 2 (9.52%) Sun
5 2 (9.52%) Tradeweb
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase