Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 272 190
Rank change year-on-year -2 -82 +99
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 67 68 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.62% 0.65% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 1.49% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 61 66 143
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £106,250 £115,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +33.33%

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 4,597 4,552 6,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.87% 43.54% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,008 4,134 5,465
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 53 (79.10%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Reuters
2 25 (37.31%) Windows
3 24 (35.82%) SQL
4 23 (34.33%) ITIL
5 20 (29.85%) Front Office
5 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
5 20 (29.85%) Asset Management
6 17 (25.37%) Fixed Income
7 15 (22.39%) Java
7 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
8 13 (19.40%) .NET
8 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
8 13 (19.40%) Banking
8 13 (19.40%) Investment Management
9 12 (17.91%) ION Trading
9 12 (17.91%) Fidessa
10 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
10 11 (16.42%) Equities
10 11 (16.42%) Degree
10 11 (16.42%) MiFID
11 10 (14.93%) Investment Banking
11 10 (14.93%) Unix
11 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
12 9 (13.43%) Back Office
13 8 (11.94%) Service Management
13 8 (11.94%) Citrix
13 8 (11.94%) Project Management
13 8 (11.94%) Linux
14 7 (10.45%) CRM

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 (4.48%) Confluence
1 3 (4.48%) DataSynapse
1 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Eikon
2 4 (5.97%) ION MarketView
3 3 (4.48%) Bloomberg AIM
4 2 (2.99%) LatentZero
4 2 (2.99%) Markit EDM
5 1 (1.49%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (1.49%) Sentinel
5 1 (1.49%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Office 365
1 7 (10.45%) Slack
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.96%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.48%) DHCP
3 3 (4.48%) DNS
4 2 (2.99%) Broadband
4 2 (2.99%) Intranet
4 2 (2.99%) LAN
4 2 (2.99%) VoIP
4 2 (2.99%) VPN
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) WebEx
5 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.99%) Ingres
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Maven
2 1 (1.49%) Mockito
2 1 (1.49%) Moq
2 1 (1.49%) MSTest
2 1 (1.49%) NUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) WinDbg
General
1 53 (79.10%) Finance
2 20 (29.85%) Front Office
3 13 (19.40%) Banking
4 10 (14.93%) Investment Banking
5 9 (13.43%) Back Office
6 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.49%) Advertising
7 1 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Legal
7 1 (1.49%) Marketing
7 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Analyst
2 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Support
2 10 (14.93%) Support Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Applications Support
3 9 (13.43%) Business Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Junior
4 7 (10.45%) Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Support Team Leader
4 7 (10.45%) Team Leader
5 6 (8.96%) Front Office Developer
5 6 (8.96%) IT Support
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support
6 5 (7.46%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Support Specialist
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) Middleware
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.99%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.99%) WPF
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.49%) JMS
4 1 (1.49%) JPA
4 1 (1.49%) NumPy
4 1 (1.49%) Pandas
4 1 (1.49%) REST
4 1 (1.49%) Spring
4 1 (1.49%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.49%) WCF
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) XML
4 1 (1.49%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Fixed Income
2 11 (16.42%) Equities
3 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (7.46%) Reference Data
5 4 (5.97%) Fintech
5 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.48%) Derivative
6 3 (4.48%) Grid Computing
6 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.99%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.99%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.99%) User Experience
8 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.31%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
3 10 (14.93%) Unix
4 8 (11.94%) Linux
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.46%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.48%) Solaris
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.49%) Android
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) ITIL
2 20 (29.85%) Asset Management
3 13 (19.40%) Investment Management
4 8 (11.94%) Project Management
4 8 (11.94%) Service Management
5 7 (10.45%) B2B
5 7 (10.45%) CRM
5 7 (10.45%) KYC
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.96%) Electronic Trading
6 6 (8.96%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.46%) ITSM
8 4 (5.97%) BCP
8 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.48%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.48%) Open Source
9 3 (4.48%) SDLC
10 2 (2.99%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 15 (22.39%) Java
3 7 (10.45%) VB.NET
4 6 (8.96%) Python
5 5 (7.46%) VBA
6 4 (5.97%) C#
6 4 (5.97%) Perl
6 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) MCSE
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) MCP
3 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) MiFID
2 3 (4.48%) GDPR
2 3 (4.48%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) UCITS
System Software
1 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
2 3 (4.48%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (2.99%) Control-M
4 1 (1.49%) DameWare
4 1 (1.49%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Reuters
2 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.91%) Fidessa
3 12 (17.91%) ION Trading
4 8 (11.94%) Citrix
5 7 (10.45%) VMware
6 6 (8.96%) Charles River
7 5 (7.46%) FactSet
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle
7 5 (7.46%) Sybase
8 4 (5.97%) Apple
9 3 (4.48%) MarketAxess
10 2 (2.99%) AppDynamics
10 2 (2.99%) Cisco
10 2 (2.99%) GoldenSource
10 2 (2.99%) Portware
10 2 (2.99%) SAP
11 1 (1.49%) eSpeed
11 1 (1.49%) Tradeweb
11 1 (1.49%) Wallstreet Suite