Period
to 13 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 13 July 2020 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
England > London
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 310 424 465
Rank change year-on-year +114 +41 -6
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 304 364 433
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.96% 0.62% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 1.49% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 294 311 389
Median annual salary £90,000 £80,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +45.45% -12.00%
10th Percentile £48,750 £32,500 £37,900
90th Percentile £160,875 £143,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £90,000 £80,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +45.45% -12.00%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 12,740 24,365 30,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.15% 41.41% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9,839 18,985 23,768
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Bloomberg as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg in London

Bloomberg
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bloomberg in London.

Salary trend for Bloomberg in London

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bloomberg in London over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in London

Bloomberg
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the London region over the 6 months to 13 July 2020. 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
Central London +88 38 £52,500 -19.23% 4
West London +43 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bloomberg
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 240 (78.95%) Finance
2 201 (66.12%) Front Office
3 186 (61.18%) Asset Management
4 176 (57.89%) Fixed Income
5 159 (52.30%) Python
6 153 (50.33%) SQL
6 153 (50.33%) Hedge funds
7 130 (42.76%) Investment Management
8 122 (40.13%) Derivative
9 109 (35.86%) AWS
10 103 (33.88%) Web Services
11 98 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
12 93 (30.59%) R
12 93 (30.59%) Performance Attribution
13 92 (30.26%) Analytics
14 89 (29.28%) Migration
15 86 (28.29%) Reuters
16 81 (26.64%) Banking
17 77 (25.33%) Windows
18 73 (24.01%) Equities
18 73 (24.01%) Mentoring
19 66 (21.71%) Business Analysis
20 64 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
21 62 (20.39%) Performance Management
22 61 (20.07%) Java
22 61 (20.07%) Data Management
22 61 (20.07%) Back Office
23 60 (19.74%) Microsoft
24 58 (19.08%) JavaScript
24 58 (19.08%) Data Analytics

Bloomberg
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.33%) IIS
4 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 64 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 58 (19.08%) Markit EDM
2 50 (16.45%) PolarLake
3 49 (16.12%) FINCAD Analytics
4 48 (15.79%) Eagle PACE
5 18 (5.92%) thinkFolio
6 8 (2.63%) Bloomberg AIM
7 5 (1.64%) Eikon
7 5 (1.64%) Front Arena
8 3 (0.99%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.66%) Rolfe and Nolan
10 1 (0.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 1 (0.33%) Minerva
10 1 (0.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 109 (35.86%) AWS
2 43 (14.14%) Office 365
3 14 (4.61%) Azure
4 9 (2.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.66%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.66%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.66%) Power Platform
5 2 (0.66%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.21%) Firewall
2 15 (4.93%) FIX Connectivity
2 15 (4.93%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.62%) DNS
4 10 (3.29%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (1.64%) VoIP
6 4 (1.32%) PBX
6 4 (1.32%) Skype
7 3 (0.99%) CHAP
8 2 (0.66%) DHCP
8 2 (0.66%) Intranet
8 2 (0.66%) LAN
8 2 (0.66%) Network Security
8 2 (0.66%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.66%) VPN
9 1 (0.33%) HSRP
9 1 (0.33%) Multicast
9 1 (0.33%) NAS
9 1 (0.33%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (18.09%) PostgreSQL
2 49 (16.12%) Amazon Athena
2 49 (16.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (4.93%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.99%) KDB
6 2 (0.66%) BigQuery
6 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.66%) DTS
6 2 (0.66%) MySQL
6 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.66%) Power BI
6 2 (0.66%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.33%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.33%) Kdb+
7 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.66%) JIRA
2 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.33%) MSI
2 1 (0.33%) Redmine
2 1 (0.33%) Subversion
2 1 (0.33%) TestDirector
General
1 240 (78.95%) Finance
2 201 (66.12%) Front Office
3 81 (26.64%) Banking
4 61 (20.07%) Back Office
5 10 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.96%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.30%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) International Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 113 (37.17%) Analyst
2 71 (23.36%) Business Analyst
3 70 (23.03%) Finance Manager
4 49 (16.12%) Financial Analyst
5 46 (15.13%) Finance Business Analyst
6 31 (10.20%) Support Analyst
7 24 (7.89%) Analytics Manager
8 22 (7.24%) Data Business Analyst
8 22 (7.24%) Developer
8 22 (7.24%) Head of Analytics
9 20 (6.58%) Development Manager
9 20 (6.58%) Head of Finance
9 20 (6.58%) Reference Data Analyst
9 20 (6.58%) Reference Data Business Analyst
10 17 (5.59%) Engineering Manager
10 17 (5.59%) Support Engineer
11 14 (4.61%) Applications Support
11 14 (4.61%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (4.28%) SQL Analyst
12 13 (4.28%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (33.88%) Web Services
2 49 (16.12%) J2EE
3 19 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.66%) Hibernate
4 2 (0.66%) MDX
4 2 (0.66%) REST
4 2 (0.66%) Spring
4 2 (0.66%) WinForms
4 2 (0.66%) WPF
5 1 (0.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.33%) HTML
5 1 (0.33%) JSON
5 1 (0.33%) Kafka
5 1 (0.33%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.33%) Middleware
5 1 (0.33%) STL
5 1 (0.33%) XML
5 1 (0.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 176 (57.89%) Fixed Income
2 153 (50.33%) Hedge funds
3 122 (40.13%) Derivative
4 73 (24.01%) Equities
5 50 (16.45%) Reference Data
6 36 (11.84%) OTC Derivatives
7 31 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (5.59%) Video Conferencing
9 14 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (4.61%) Eurex
10 10 (3.29%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.97%) PKI
12 4 (1.32%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.99%) User Experience
14 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
15 1 (0.33%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 77 (25.33%) Windows
2 41 (13.49%) Windows Server
3 32 (10.53%) Linux
4 29 (9.54%) Windows 10
5 19 (6.25%) Unix
6 13 (4.28%) Solaris
7 11 (3.62%) CentOS
7 11 (3.62%) SUSE
7 11 (3.62%) Ubuntu
7 11 (3.62%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.96%) Debian
8 9 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.96%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (1.97%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.33%) Fedora
12 1 (0.33%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (61.18%) Asset Management
2 130 (42.76%) Investment Management
3 98 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (30.59%) Performance Attribution
5 92 (30.26%) Analytics
6 89 (29.28%) Migration
7 73 (24.01%) Mentoring
8 66 (21.71%) Business Analysis
9 62 (20.39%) Performance Management
10 61 (20.07%) Data Management
11 58 (19.08%) Data Analytics
12 57 (18.75%) Software Engineering
13 51 (16.78%) Artificial Intelligence
14 50 (16.45%) Decision-Making
15 49 (16.12%) Data Analysis
16 48 (15.79%) Enterprise Data Management
17 44 (14.47%) Risk Analysis
18 41 (13.49%) Wealth Management
19 39 (12.83%) Fund Management
20 36 (11.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 159 (52.30%) Python
2 153 (50.33%) SQL
3 93 (30.59%) R
4 61 (20.07%) Java
5 58 (19.08%) JavaScript
6 53 (17.43%) C#
7 52 (17.11%) C++
8 49 (16.12%) Kotlin
9 46 (15.13%) VBA
10 36 (11.84%) MATLAB
11 11 (3.62%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.62%) Perl
11 11 (3.62%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.29%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.32%) C
14 2 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.66%) PHP
15 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.33%) C-shell
15 1 (0.33%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 14 (4.61%) Degree
2 7 (2.30%) MCSA
2 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.97%) MCP
4 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.33%) CCIE
5 1 (0.33%) CCNA
5 1 (0.33%) CCNP
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) RHCE
5 1 (0.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.61%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.32%) EMIR
2 4 (1.32%) MiFID
3 3 (0.99%) ISO 20022
3 3 (0.99%) QA
3 3 (0.99%) SEPA
4 1 (0.33%) UCITS
System Software
1 57 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.59%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.99%) Docker
6 2 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.33%) BIND 9
7 1 (0.33%) LXC
7 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.33%) zsh
Systems Management
1 23 (7.57%) SCCM
2 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (2.30%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.66%) MaaS360
4 1 (0.33%) Icinga
4 1 (0.33%) Nagios
4 1 (0.33%) Packer
4 1 (0.33%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.33%) Puppet
4 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 86 (28.29%) Reuters
2 60 (19.74%) Microsoft
3 49 (16.12%) Cisco
4 26 (8.55%) Avaya
5 24 (7.89%) Fidessa
6 21 (6.91%) ION Trading
7 18 (5.92%) Charles River
8 16 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 15 (4.93%) Apple
9 15 (4.93%) FactSet
10 14 (4.61%) CQG
10 14 (4.61%) Oracle
10 14 (4.61%) Patsystems
11 13 (4.28%) Citrix
11 13 (4.28%) VMware
12 12 (3.95%) Trayport
13 9 (2.96%) Calypso
13 9 (2.96%) Refinitiv
14 8 (2.63%) Nortel
15 7 (2.30%) Murex