Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 209 183 309
Rank change year-on-year -26 +126 -21
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 37 14 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 1.06% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 23
10th Percentile £40,250 £28,400 £23,500
25th Percentile £51,875 £31,250 £28,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £48,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +43.59% -11.36% +7.32%
75th Percentile £79,375 £65,938 £75,000
90th Percentile £125,000 £84,250 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +3.29%

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 1,891 1,326 3,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.32% 35.28% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,617 1,088 3,404
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £97,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £66,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% +10.00% -

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 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 24 (64.86%) Finance
2 23 (62.16%) Windows
3 21 (56.76%) Social Skills
4 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
4 17 (45.95%) Front Office
5 15 (40.54%) Reuters
6 14 (37.84%) Banking
7 13 (35.14%) Equities
7 13 (35.14%) Fidessa
7 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
8 11 (29.73%) ITIL
8 11 (29.73%) SCCM
9 10 (27.03%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
9 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.03%) Charles River
9 10 (27.03%) Apple
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
9 10 (27.03%) CRM
10 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Excel
10 9 (24.32%) VBScript
10 9 (24.32%) Thin Client
10 9 (24.32%) Investment Banking
10 9 (24.32%) Handset
10 9 (24.32%) Tradeweb
10 9 (24.32%) Android
10 9 (24.32%) Problem Management
10 9 (24.32%) Fat Client
11 8 (21.62%) Back Office

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:

Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Bloomberg AIM
1 3 (8.11%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Azure
1 7 (18.92%) Slack
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (10.81%) Power Platform
4 2 (5.41%) AWS
4 2 (5.41%) MailChimp
5 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.81%) Power BI
2 4 (10.81%) Tableau
3 2 (5.41%) KDB
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) WinDbg
2 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (64.86%) Finance
2 21 (56.76%) Social Skills
3 17 (45.95%) Front Office
4 14 (37.84%) Banking
5 9 (24.32%) Investment Banking
6 8 (21.62%) Back Office
7 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
9 4 (10.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 3 (8.11%) Private Banking
11 2 (5.41%) Legal
12 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Desktop Support
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Support Specialist
5 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Business Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Front Office Business Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
2 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.81%) JSON
3 3 (8.11%) COM
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) FpML
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Equities
2 9 (24.32%) Fat Client
2 9 (24.32%) Handset
2 9 (24.32%) Thin Client
3 7 (18.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (16.22%) Reference Data
5 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
6 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
6 4 (10.81%) Legacy Systems
7 3 (8.11%) Hedge funds
8 2 (5.41%) Fixed Income
9 1 (2.70%) Derivative
9 1 (2.70%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
3 9 (24.32%) Android
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 4 (10.81%) Unix
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) CRM
3 9 (24.32%) Problem Management
4 7 (18.92%) Change Control
5 6 (16.22%) DevOps
5 6 (16.22%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 5 (13.51%) Wealth Management
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (10.81%) MVC
7 4 (10.81%) MVVM
7 4 (10.81%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) OOP
7 4 (10.81%) Product Backlog
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
3 9 (24.32%) VBScript
4 6 (16.22%) VBA
5 5 (13.51%) Python
6 4 (10.81%) C#
6 4 (10.81%) Perl
7 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) Haskell
8 1 (2.70%) Java
8 1 (2.70%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) GDPR
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) SCCM
2 7 (18.92%) Perfmon
3 4 (10.81%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.41%) Ansible
4 2 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.41%) MOM
4 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (5.41%) vCenter Server
4 2 (5.41%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Reuters
2 13 (35.14%) Fidessa
3 10 (27.03%) Apple
3 10 (27.03%) Charles River
3 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Tradeweb
5 7 (18.92%) Portware
6 5 (13.51%) Sun
7 4 (10.81%) Concur
7 4 (10.81%) Sage
7 4 (10.81%) VMware
8 3 (8.11%) Avaloq
9 2 (5.41%) Altiris
9 2 (5.41%) McAfee
9 2 (5.41%) RightFax
9 2 (5.41%) Symantec
10 1 (2.70%) CyberArk
10 1 (2.70%) FactSet
10 1 (2.70%) Murex
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle