Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 270 247
Rank change year-on-year -18 -23 -35
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 54 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.59% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 1.40% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 44 54 89
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +18.18% -4.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,225 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £97,000
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -19.23% +18.18% -4.35%

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 4,183 4,345 4,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.58% 41.77% 43.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,687 3,840 4,398
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 44 (81.48%) Finance
2 33 (61.11%) Reuters
3 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 24 (44.44%) Windows
4 21 (38.89%) SQL
5 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
5 17 (31.48%) Fidessa
6 15 (27.78%) Cisco
6 15 (27.78%) LAN
7 14 (25.93%) Front Office
8 13 (24.07%) Banking
8 13 (24.07%) Derivative
9 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
10 10 (18.52%) SCCM
10 10 (18.52%) Asset Management
10 10 (18.52%) Java
10 10 (18.52%) ITIL
10 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 10 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (16.67%) CQG
11 9 (16.67%) Fixed Income
11 9 (16.67%) WAN
11 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
11 9 (16.67%) Eurex
12 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
12 8 (14.81%) Equities
13 7 (12.96%) Migration
13 7 (12.96%) IIS

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 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) IIS
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.70%) GemFire
5 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Eikon
2 4 (7.41%) Bloomberg AIM
2 4 (7.41%) SunGard GMI
3 3 (5.56%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (1.85%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) LAN
2 9 (16.67%) WAN
3 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.26%) DNS
5 4 (7.41%) DHCP
5 4 (7.41%) VoIP
6 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.56%) Firewall
6 3 (5.56%) H.323
6 3 (5.56%) Internet
6 3 (5.56%) ISDN
6 3 (5.56%) SAN
7 2 (3.70%) VPN
8 1 (1.85%) 3G
8 1 (1.85%) Broadband
8 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.85%) Network Security
8 1 (1.85%) VSAN
8 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) MS Access
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Maven
1 4 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) Mockito
3 2 (3.70%) Robot Framework
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.85%) Moq
4 1 (1.85%) MSTest
4 1 (1.85%) NUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 44 (81.48%) Finance
2 14 (25.93%) Front Office
3 13 (24.07%) Banking
4 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.56%) Back Office
7 1 (1.85%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Analyst
2 18 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) IT Support
6 8 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (12.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Developer
7 7 (12.96%) IT Analyst
7 7 (12.96%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Applications Support
8 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Market Data Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Market Data Support Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Market Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (7.41%) Middleware
2 4 (7.41%) Spring
3 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.56%) REST
3 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Camel
4 2 (3.70%) FpML
4 2 (3.70%) JMS
4 2 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.85%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.85%) Murex MxML
5 1 (1.85%) NumPy
5 1 (1.85%) Pandas
5 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.85%) WCF
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.85%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Derivative
2 10 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (16.67%) Eurex
3 9 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 8 (14.81%) Equities
5 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
7 3 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.70%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.70%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (1.85%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.41%) Linux
4 4 (7.41%) Windows 10
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.52%) Asset Management
2 10 (18.52%) ITIL
3 7 (12.96%) Migration
4 6 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.41%) Business Transformation
6 4 (7.41%) Proactive Management
6 4 (7.41%) Project Management
6 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (5.56%) DevOps
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.56%) SDLC
7 3 (5.56%) Service Management
7 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
3 10 (18.52%) Java
4 5 (9.26%) VBA
5 4 (7.41%) C
5 4 (7.41%) C#
5 4 (7.41%) Ruby
5 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.56%) C++
6 3 (5.56%) Python
6 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.70%) Java 8
7 2 (3.70%) Scala
8 1 (1.85%) Korn
8 1 (1.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) MCSE
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.85%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.85%) MCITP
2 1 (1.85%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) MiFID
2 3 (5.56%) EMIR
2 3 (5.56%) FATCA
3 1 (1.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) SCCM
2 5 (9.26%) WSUS
3 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.56%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Reuters
2 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 17 (31.48%) Fidessa
4 15 (27.78%) Cisco
5 9 (16.67%) CQG
6 6 (11.11%) FFastFill
6 6 (11.11%) ION Trading
7 5 (9.26%) FactSet
7 5 (9.26%) Solace
8 4 (7.41%) Apple
8 4 (7.41%) FIS
8 4 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (7.41%) SmartStream
8 4 (7.41%) Speakerbus
8 4 (7.41%) SunGard
8 4 (7.41%) VMware
9 3 (5.56%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.56%) Citrix
9 3 (5.56%) IronPort