Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reuters over the 6 months to 16 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Reuters
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 815 906 928
Rank change year-on-year +91 +22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 290 279 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 250 243 264
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £34,875 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,000 £78,875
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Reuters 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 62,670 73,894 76,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.63% 44.27% 43.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48,730 57,722 62,199
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,850
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.60% +1.89%

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Reuters as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in England

Reuters
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Reuters in England.

Salary trend for Reuters in England

Reuters
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reuters in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Reuters in England

Reuters
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +54 279 £52,500 +5.00% 20
East Midlands +33 10 £50,000 -
Midlands +25 10 £50,000 +5.26%
North of England +25 1 £80,000 +10.34%
North West +13 1 £80,000 +10.34%
Reuters
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Reuters 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 England region with a requirement for Reuters.

1 251 (86.55%) Bloomberg
2 243 (83.79%) Finance
3 157 (54.14%) Windows
4 136 (46.90%) Banking
5 112 (38.62%) SQL
6 102 (35.17%) Java
7 99 (34.14%) SQL Server
8 90 (31.03%) Front Office
8 90 (31.03%) Microsoft
9 85 (29.31%) Hedge funds
10 84 (28.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 81 (27.93%) C++
12 79 (27.24%) Windows Server
13 78 (26.90%) Investment Banking
14 76 (26.21%) Asset Management
15 75 (25.86%) Oracle
16 74 (25.52%) C#
16 74 (25.52%) Python
16 74 (25.52%) Equities
17 73 (25.17%) Degree
17 73 (25.17%) SCCM
18 68 (23.45%) Active Directory
18 68 (23.45%) PowerShell
19 59 (20.34%) FIX Protocol
19 59 (20.34%) Windows 10
20 58 (20.00%) Derivative
20 58 (20.00%) Bash Shell
21 57 (19.66%) Fixed Income
22 56 (19.31%) FXall
23 54 (18.62%) Perl

Reuters
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 40 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 39 (13.45%) Apache
3 13 (4.48%) Oracle Coherence
4 11 (3.79%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (2.41%) IIS
6 6 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.38%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.38%) JBoss
7 4 (1.38%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.38%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
9 1 (0.34%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (15.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (12.76%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (15.52%) thinkFolio
2 7 (2.41%) Eikon
3 6 (2.07%) Eagle PACE
3 6 (2.07%) Front Arena
3 6 (2.07%) Markit EDM
4 4 (1.38%) Actimize
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.38%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 4 (1.38%) SunGard GMI
5 3 (1.03%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.69%) Workfront
7 1 (0.34%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.34%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 44 (15.17%) Office 365
2 40 (13.79%) SaaS
3 27 (9.31%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (4.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.69%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) GitHub
7 1 (0.34%) npm
7 1 (0.34%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.03%) DHCP
2 31 (10.69%) DNS
3 30 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 27 (9.31%) Network Security
5 20 (6.90%) LAN
6 16 (5.52%) VPN
7 13 (4.48%) WAN
8 8 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (2.41%) Firewall
10 6 (2.07%) FIX Connectivity
10 6 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.72%) 3G
11 5 (1.72%) Broadband
11 5 (1.72%) Wireless
12 4 (1.38%) Skype
13 3 (1.03%) NAS
14 2 (0.69%) DSL
14 2 (0.69%) Multicast
14 2 (0.69%) SAN
14 2 (0.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (34.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.52%) Oracle Database
3 14 (4.83%) Big Data
4 10 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.76%) KDB
6 7 (2.41%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.07%) QlikView
7 6 (2.07%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.38%) Flink
9 4 (1.38%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.38%) HBase
9 4 (1.38%) MS Access
10 3 (1.03%) Kdb+
10 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.03%) Tick Data
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (10.34%) WinDbg
2 18 (6.21%) MSI
3 11 (3.79%) JIRA
4 7 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.41%) Maven
5 6 (2.07%) JMeter
5 6 (2.07%) Selenium
5 6 (2.07%) SoapUI
5 6 (2.07%) WebDriver
5 6 (2.07%) Zephyr
6 5 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.72%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.38%) Subversion
8 2 (0.69%) Gradle
8 2 (0.69%) Hudson
9 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.34%) JUnit
General
1 243 (83.79%) Finance
2 136 (46.90%) Banking
3 90 (31.03%) Front Office
4 78 (26.90%) Investment Banking
5 40 (13.79%) French Language
6 39 (13.45%) German Language
6 39 (13.45%) Italian Language
7 33 (11.38%) Spanish Language
8 27 (9.31%) Back Office
9 11 (3.79%) General Ledger
10 7 (2.41%) Legal
11 5 (1.72%) Japanese Language
11 5 (1.72%) Law
12 4 (1.38%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.34%) Marketing
13 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (31.38%) Support Engineer
2 73 (25.17%) Analyst
3 72 (24.83%) Desktop Support
4 71 (24.48%) Applications Support
5 61 (21.03%) Support Analyst
6 45 (15.52%) Applications Engineer
6 45 (15.52%) Applications Support Engineer
7 40 (13.79%) Desktop Analyst
7 40 (13.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 37 (12.76%) Developer
9 34 (11.72%) Desktop Engineer
10 32 (11.03%) Windows Support Analyst
11 28 (9.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 24 (8.28%) Senior Applications Support
13 23 (7.93%) Senior Applications Engineer
13 23 (7.93%) Senior Support Engineer
14 17 (5.86%) Office 365 Engineer
14 17 (5.86%) Python Developer
15 15 (5.17%) SQL Developer
16 14 (4.83%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (20.34%) FIX Protocol
2 21 (7.24%) Web Services
3 19 (6.55%) Software Packaging
4 15 (5.17%) .NET
5 13 (4.48%) Spring
6 6 (2.07%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.07%) JMS
6 6 (2.07%) Kafka
6 6 (2.07%) React
6 6 (2.07%) Spring Boot
7 5 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (1.72%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.72%) CORBA
7 5 (1.72%) Hibernate
7 5 (1.72%) HTML
7 5 (1.72%) JSON
8 4 (1.38%) CSS
8 4 (1.38%) JSP
8 4 (1.38%) Servlets
8 4 (1.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 85 (29.31%) Hedge funds
2 84 (28.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 74 (25.52%) Equities
4 58 (20.00%) Derivative
5 57 (19.66%) Fixed Income
6 43 (14.83%) Fat Client
6 43 (14.83%) Thin Client
7 41 (14.14%) Blackberry
8 32 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (8.62%) Handset
10 18 (6.21%) Eurex
11 9 (3.10%) Management Information System
12 8 (2.76%) Fintech
13 7 (2.41%) SWIFT
14 6 (2.07%) Algorithms
15 5 (1.72%) Data Centre
15 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (1.72%) Market Risk
16 4 (1.38%) PMI
16 4 (1.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 157 (54.14%) Windows
2 79 (27.24%) Windows Server
3 59 (20.34%) Windows 10
4 52 (17.93%) Windows 7
5 50 (17.24%) Linux
6 41 (14.14%) Unix
7 35 (12.07%) Android
8 28 (9.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (3.79%) CentOS
9 11 (3.79%) Solaris
10 9 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (2.41%) SUSE
12 6 (2.07%) Debian
12 6 (2.07%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.07%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.72%) AIX
13 5 (1.72%) Fedora
13 5 (1.72%) HPUX
14 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (26.21%) Asset Management
2 54 (18.62%) Investment Management
3 48 (16.55%) ITIL
4 47 (16.21%) Computer Science
5 45 (15.52%) Wealth Management
6 28 (9.66%) Problem Management
7 27 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (7.24%) Analytics
9 21 (7.24%) DevOps
10 20 (6.90%) Low Latency
11 19 (6.55%) Service Management
11 19 (6.55%) Software Engineering
11 19 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (6.21%) Application Packaging
12 18 (6.21%) Task Automation
13 17 (5.86%) Mathematics
14 16 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (5.17%) Incident Management
15 15 (5.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 112 (38.62%) SQL
2 102 (35.17%) Java
3 81 (27.93%) C++
4 74 (25.52%) C#
4 74 (25.52%) Python
5 68 (23.45%) PowerShell
6 58 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 54 (18.62%) Perl
8 47 (16.21%) Ruby
9 40 (13.79%) Korn
10 39 (13.45%) Bourne shell
11 30 (10.34%) VBScript
12 22 (7.59%) JavaScript
13 12 (4.14%) R
14 11 (3.79%) AWK
15 10 (3.45%) MATLAB
15 10 (3.45%) Shell Script
16 8 (2.76%) PL/SQL
16 8 (2.76%) VB
16 8 (2.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (25.17%) Degree
2 9 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.41%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (1.72%) MCITP
4 5 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.38%) MCP
6 3 (1.03%) MCSA
6 3 (1.03%) MCSE
6 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.69%) MCDST
8 1 (0.34%) CCNA
8 1 (0.34%) CCNP
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.34%) MCSD
8 1 (0.34%) PMP
8 1 (0.34%) RHCE
8 1 (0.34%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.10%) QA
2 7 (2.41%) SLA
3 4 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.03%) EMIR
4 3 (1.03%) FATCA
4 3 (1.03%) MiFID
4 3 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 68 (23.45%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.72%) Docker
5 2 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (25.17%) SCCM
2 30 (10.34%) Perfmon
3 10 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
4 7 (2.41%) AirWatch
5 6 (2.07%) Control-M
5 6 (2.07%) WSUS
6 2 (0.69%) Cacti
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.69%) Grafana
6 2 (0.69%) Nagios
6 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.69%) Puppet
6 2 (0.69%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.69%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 2 (0.69%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.34%) Ansible
7 1 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 251 (86.55%) Bloomberg
2 90 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 75 (25.86%) Oracle
4 56 (19.31%) FXall
5 52 (17.93%) Tradeweb
6 50 (17.24%) Fidessa
7 45 (15.52%) MarketAxess
8 37 (12.76%) FactSet
9 32 (11.03%) Apple
9 32 (11.03%) Cisco
10 30 (10.34%) Citrix
11 27 (9.31%) ION Trading
12 19 (6.55%) Eze Software Group
13 18 (6.21%) CQG
14 14 (4.83%) Red Hat
15 13 (4.48%) GoldenSource
16 12 (4.14%) Solace
17 11 (3.79%) Sun
17 11 (3.79%) VMware
18 10 (3.45%) NetApp