Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 874 858 983
Rank change year-on-year -16 +125 -95
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 259 298 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 220 245 202
England median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +38.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £85,000 £84,000
UK median annual salary £51,250 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -18.00% +38.89% -10.00%

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 67,298 73,659 79,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.06% 44.45% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 52,620 57,387 64,944
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -3 251 £52,500 -16.00% 30
Midlands +25 7 £50,000 -
East Midlands +17 7 £50,000 -
North of England +14 1 £92,500 +34.55% 2
North West +3 1 £92,500 +34.55% 1
Reuters
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 224 (86.49%) Bloomberg
2 202 (77.99%) Finance
3 154 (59.46%) Windows
4 115 (44.40%) SQL
5 113 (43.63%) SQL Server
6 105 (40.54%) Banking
7 95 (36.68%) Front Office
8 89 (34.36%) Hedge funds
9 88 (33.98%) Microsoft
10 84 (32.43%) Active Directory
11 82 (31.66%) PowerShell
11 82 (31.66%) Windows Server
12 77 (29.73%) Degree
12 77 (29.73%) Java
13 72 (27.80%) Asset Management
14 71 (27.41%) SCCM
15 70 (27.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 65 (25.10%) Oracle
17 62 (23.94%) C#
17 62 (23.94%) Investment Banking
18 61 (23.55%) Equities
18 61 (23.55%) FIX Protocol
18 61 (23.55%) Windows 10
19 60 (23.17%) Windows 7
20 59 (22.78%) Python
21 57 (22.01%) C++
21 57 (22.01%) FXall
22 56 (21.62%) Perl
22 56 (21.62%) Computer Science
23 55 (21.24%) Bash Shell

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 45 (17.37%) Tomcat
2 43 (16.60%) Apache
3 25 (9.65%) MS Exchange
4 19 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (6.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.93%) IIS
7 5 (1.93%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.54%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.16%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.16%) Confluence
9 3 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.39%) DataSynapse
11 1 (0.39%) JBoss
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (16.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (9.65%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 43 (16.60%) thinkFolio
2 10 (3.86%) Eikon
3 4 (1.54%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 4 (1.54%) SunGard GMI
4 3 (1.16%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.39%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.39%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.39%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.39%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.39%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.37%) Office 365
2 41 (15.83%) SaaS
3 17 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.54%) IaaS
5 4 (1.54%) Serverless
5 4 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.77%) G Suite
7 2 (0.77%) Slack
8 1 (0.39%) GitHub
8 1 (0.39%) npm
8 1 (0.39%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 46 (17.76%) DNS
2 44 (16.99%) DHCP
3 36 (13.90%) LAN
4 31 (11.97%) TCP/IP
5 28 (10.81%) Network Security
6 27 (10.42%) WAN
7 24 (9.27%) VPN
8 17 (6.56%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (5.79%) Firewall
10 11 (4.25%) SAN
11 10 (3.86%) FIX Connectivity
12 8 (3.09%) Wireless
13 6 (2.32%) Skype
13 6 (2.32%) VoIP
14 4 (1.54%) DSL
15 3 (1.16%) iSCSI
15 3 (1.16%) NAS
15 3 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
16 2 (0.77%) Multicast
16 2 (0.77%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (43.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.86%) KDB
2 10 (3.86%) MS Access
3 6 (2.32%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.93%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.16%) Big Data
6 3 (1.16%) Flink
6 3 (1.16%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.16%) HBase
6 3 (1.16%) Kdb+
6 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.16%) Tick Data
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.77%) Power BI
7 2 (0.77%) QlikView
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (10.81%) WinDbg
2 16 (6.18%) MSI
3 11 (4.25%) JIRA
4 7 (2.70%) Maven
5 5 (1.93%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.93%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.54%) JMeter
6 4 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.54%) Selenium
6 4 (1.54%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.54%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.54%) Zephyr
7 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.77%) Gradle
8 2 (0.77%) PyCharm
9 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.39%) JUnit
General
1 202 (77.99%) Finance
2 105 (40.54%) Banking
3 95 (36.68%) Front Office
4 62 (23.94%) Investment Banking
5 44 (16.99%) French Language
6 43 (16.60%) German Language
6 43 (16.60%) Italian Language
7 16 (6.18%) Spanish Language
8 9 (3.47%) Back Office
9 4 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.16%) Law
10 3 (1.16%) Legal
10 3 (1.16%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 104 (40.15%) Support Engineer
2 72 (27.80%) Applications Support
3 67 (25.87%) Desktop Support
4 57 (22.01%) Analyst
5 52 (20.08%) Support Analyst
6 43 (16.60%) Applications Engineer
6 43 (16.60%) Applications Support Engineer
7 36 (13.90%) Desktop Engineer
8 34 (13.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 31 (11.97%) Desktop Analyst
9 31 (11.97%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 27 (10.42%) Windows Support Analyst
11 19 (7.34%) Office 365 Engineer
12 18 (6.95%) Windows Engineer
13 16 (6.18%) Developer
14 13 (5.02%) Systems Support
15 12 (4.63%) IT Engineer
15 12 (4.63%) IT Support
15 12 (4.63%) Senior Applications Support
15 12 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (23.55%) FIX Protocol
2 16 (6.18%) Software Packaging
2 16 (6.18%) Web Services
3 11 (4.25%) .NET
4 10 (3.86%) Spring
5 6 (2.32%) J2EE
5 6 (2.32%) React
5 6 (2.32%) Spring Boot
6 5 (1.93%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.93%) REST
7 4 (1.54%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.77%) Akka
8 2 (0.77%) HTML
8 2 (0.77%) HTML5
8 2 (0.77%) JDBC
8 2 (0.77%) JMS
8 2 (0.77%) JTA
8 2 (0.77%) Kafka
8 2 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.77%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 89 (34.36%) Hedge funds
2 70 (27.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 61 (23.55%) Equities
4 56 (21.62%) Computer Science
5 55 (21.24%) Derivative
6 54 (20.85%) Fixed Income
7 43 (16.60%) Blackberry
8 33 (12.74%) Fat Client
8 33 (12.74%) Thin Client
9 17 (6.56%) Handset
10 13 (5.02%) Eurex
11 9 (3.47%) Data Centre
12 8 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (2.70%) Fintech
13 7 (2.70%) Management Information System
13 7 (2.70%) SWIFT
14 6 (2.32%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (1.93%) iPhone
15 5 (1.93%) Replication
16 4 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 154 (59.46%) Windows
2 82 (31.66%) Windows Server
3 61 (23.55%) Windows 10
4 60 (23.17%) Windows 7
5 41 (15.83%) Android
5 41 (15.83%) Linux
6 36 (13.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (11.97%) Unix
8 22 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (3.86%) Solaris
10 9 (3.47%) SUSE
11 8 (3.09%) CentOS
11 8 (3.09%) Debian
12 7 (2.70%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.70%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.70%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (27.80%) Asset Management
2 43 (16.60%) Wealth Management
3 41 (15.83%) ITIL
4 37 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 25 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (6.56%) Problem Management
7 16 (6.18%) Application Packaging
7 16 (6.18%) Task Automation
8 15 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (5.02%) Electronic Trading
10 12 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (4.63%) Software Engineering
11 11 (4.25%) DevOps
12 10 (3.86%) Algorithmic Trading
12 10 (3.86%) Business Transformation
12 10 (3.86%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (3.86%) Incident Management
12 10 (3.86%) Microservices
12 10 (3.86%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (44.40%) SQL
2 82 (31.66%) PowerShell
3 77 (29.73%) Java
4 62 (23.94%) C#
5 59 (22.78%) Python
6 57 (22.01%) C++
7 56 (21.62%) Perl
8 55 (21.24%) Bash Shell
9 53 (20.46%) Ruby
10 44 (16.99%) Korn
11 43 (16.60%) Bourne shell
12 28 (10.81%) VBScript
13 14 (5.41%) C
14 10 (3.86%) Shell Script
15 9 (3.47%) JavaScript
15 9 (3.47%) VBA
16 7 (2.70%) Scala
17 6 (2.32%) Clojure
18 5 (1.93%) T-SQL
19 3 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (29.73%) Degree
2 15 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.86%) MCITP
4 9 (3.47%) MCP
5 7 (2.70%) MCSA
6 6 (2.32%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.93%) MCDST
8 4 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.77%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.77%) MCSD
9 2 (0.77%) MCSE
9 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) CCNA
10 1 (0.39%) CCNP
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.39%) RHCE
10 1 (0.39%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.09%) SLA
2 4 (1.54%) QA
3 2 (0.77%) MiFID
4 1 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.39%) EMIR
4 1 (0.39%) FATCA
4 1 (0.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 84 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (2.70%) vSphere
5 6 (2.32%) Docker
6 5 (1.93%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.16%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 71 (27.41%) SCCM
2 28 (10.81%) Perfmon
3 24 (9.27%) AirWatch
4 8 (3.09%) WSUS
5 5 (1.93%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.93%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (1.54%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (1.54%) XenMobile
7 3 (1.16%) Control-M
7 3 (1.16%) Grafana
8 2 (0.77%) Cacti
8 2 (0.77%) Nagios
8 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.77%) Puppet
8 2 (0.77%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 1 (0.39%) Ansible
9 1 (0.39%) QRadar
9 1 (0.39%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 224 (86.49%) Bloomberg
2 88 (33.98%) Microsoft
3 65 (25.10%) Oracle
4 57 (22.01%) FXall
5 51 (19.69%) Tradeweb
6 43 (16.60%) MarketAxess
7 41 (15.83%) FactSet
8 38 (14.67%) Cisco
9 30 (11.58%) Fidessa
9 30 (11.58%) VMware
10 27 (10.42%) Citrix
11 25 (9.65%) Apple
12 23 (8.88%) NetApp
13 19 (7.34%) ION Trading
14 13 (5.02%) CQG
14 13 (5.02%) HP
14 13 (5.02%) Nimble Storage
14 13 (5.02%) Red Hat
15 12 (4.63%) Patsystems
16 9 (3.47%) Trayport