Period
to 24 July 2021

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 24 July 2021 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 515 321 417
Rank change year-on-year -194 +96 +57
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 173 270 371
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.92% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 2.34% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 132 252 322
10th Percentile £40,000 £48,750 £33,875
25th Percentile £56,250 £69,688 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £81,250 £90,000 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.72% +9.09% +50.00%
75th Percentile £105,000 £123,125 £122,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £151,625 £143,750
England median annual salary £82,500 £90,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% +45.45%

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 16,265 11,540 23,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.11% 39.22% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10,555 9,016 18,328
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.89% +6.00% -

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 24 July 2021.

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 24 July 2021. 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 0 35 £75,000 +42.86% 2
Bloomberg
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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.

1 123 (71.10%) Finance
2 73 (42.20%) SQL
3 69 (39.88%) Reuters
4 57 (32.95%) Windows
5 53 (30.64%) Python
6 52 (30.06%) Banking
7 50 (28.90%) Front Office
8 43 (24.86%) Social Skills
9 37 (21.39%) Asset Management
10 35 (20.23%) Fidessa
11 34 (19.65%) Fixed Income
12 32 (18.50%) Linux
13 30 (17.34%) FIX Protocol
14 29 (16.76%) SQL Server
14 29 (16.76%) Ruby
15 28 (16.18%) Back Office
15 28 (16.18%) Investment Management
16 27 (15.61%) Electronic Trading
16 27 (15.61%) Risk Management
16 27 (15.61%) Active Directory
17 25 (14.45%) Analytics
18 24 (13.87%) ION Trading
19 23 (13.29%) Equities
20 22 (12.72%) Derivative
20 22 (12.72%) PowerShell
21 21 (12.14%) GitHub
21 21 (12.14%) Investment Banking
21 21 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (12.14%) Java
21 21 (12.14%) Unix

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 9 (5.20%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.58%) Jupyter
2 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.58%) MTS
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (8.67%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.78%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 9 (5.20%) ION MarketView
3 7 (4.05%) Eikon
4 5 (2.89%) Markit EDM
5 4 (2.31%) Bloomberg AIM
5 4 (2.31%) PolarLake
5 4 (2.31%) thinkFolio
6 3 (1.73%) Advent Geneva
6 3 (1.73%) Endur
7 2 (1.16%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (1.16%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
8 1 (0.58%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.58%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.58%) Minerva
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.58%) Orchestrade
8 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.58%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.14%) GitHub
2 20 (11.56%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (10.40%) Azure
4 12 (6.94%) Power Platform
5 10 (5.78%) AWS
6 3 (1.73%) Slack
7 1 (0.58%) GCP
7 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.58%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.51%) FIX Connectivity
2 9 (5.20%) Firewall
3 7 (4.05%) DHCP
3 7 (4.05%) DNS
3 7 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.47%) LAN
5 5 (2.89%) WAN
6 4 (2.31%) VPN
7 3 (1.73%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.16%) SAN
8 2 (1.16%) WebEx
9 1 (0.58%) BGP
9 1 (0.58%) MPLS
9 1 (0.58%) Multicast
9 1 (0.58%) OSPF
9 1 (0.58%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.40%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.94%) Power BI
4 7 (4.05%) Tableau
5 5 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.31%) KDB
7 3 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.73%) Tick Data
8 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.16%) QlikView
9 1 (0.58%) Big Data
9 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.58%) DTS
9 1 (0.58%) Kdb+
9 1 (0.58%) Mixpanel
9 1 (0.58%) MS Access
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (8.09%) JIRA
2 9 (5.20%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.89%) JUnit
4 5 (2.89%) Mockito
5 4 (2.31%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.73%) Maven
6 3 (1.73%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.58%) GitLab
7 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 123 (71.10%) Finance
2 52 (30.06%) Banking
3 50 (28.90%) Front Office
4 43 (24.86%) Social Skills
5 28 (16.18%) Back Office
6 21 (12.14%) Investment Banking
7 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (5.20%) Presentation Skills
9 5 (2.89%) Private Banking
10 4 (2.31%) Financial Institution
10 4 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
11 2 (1.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 1 (0.58%) Advertising
12 1 (0.58%) Marketing
12 1 (0.58%) Retail
12 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (35.26%) Analyst
2 26 (15.03%) Support Analyst
3 18 (10.40%) Applications Support
3 18 (10.40%) Developer
4 15 (8.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 14 (8.09%) Risk Analyst
5 14 (8.09%) Risk Manager
6 11 (6.36%) Software Engineer
6 11 (6.36%) Support Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.62%) Java Developer
7 8 (4.62%) Senior Support Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Architect
8 7 (4.05%) Banking Analyst
8 7 (4.05%) IT Support
9 6 (3.47%) Desktop Support
9 6 (3.47%) Electronic Trading Specialist
9 6 (3.47%) Senior Architect
9 6 (3.47%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 6 (3.47%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.34%) FIX Protocol
2 18 (10.40%) KnockoutJS
2 18 (10.40%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (5.20%) D3.js
3 9 (5.20%) RESTful
3 9 (5.20%) Sidekiq
3 9 (5.20%) Spring
3 9 (5.20%) Web Services
4 6 (3.47%) .NET
4 6 (3.47%) Spring Boot
5 5 (2.89%) Guava
5 5 (2.89%) JSON
5 5 (2.89%) Scalaz
6 4 (2.31%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.31%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.31%) XML
6 4 (2.31%) XSLT
7 3 (1.73%) Apache Camel
7 3 (1.73%) Middleware
7 3 (1.73%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.65%) Fixed Income
2 23 (13.29%) Equities
3 22 (12.72%) Derivative
4 18 (10.40%) Mobile App
4 18 (10.40%) Virtual Team
5 15 (8.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (6.94%) Eurex
7 11 (6.36%) Algorithms
7 11 (6.36%) Reference Data
8 10 (5.78%) User Experience
9 8 (4.62%) Hedge funds
10 5 (2.89%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.89%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (2.31%) Legacy Systems
11 4 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.73%) Fat Client
12 3 (1.73%) Handset
12 3 (1.73%) Market Risk
12 3 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (1.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (32.95%) Windows
2 32 (18.50%) Linux
3 21 (12.14%) Unix
4 20 (11.56%) Windows Server
5 19 (10.98%) Windows 10
6 14 (8.09%) Ubuntu
7 12 (6.94%) CentOS
8 11 (6.36%) Solaris
9 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.31%) Android
11 3 (1.73%) SUSE
11 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.39%) Asset Management
2 28 (16.18%) Investment Management
3 27 (15.61%) Electronic Trading
3 27 (15.61%) Risk Management
4 25 (14.45%) Analytics
5 21 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.40%) Competitive Intelligence
7 16 (9.25%) Software Engineering
8 15 (8.67%) Scenario Testing
8 15 (8.67%) SDLC
9 14 (8.09%) Data Visualisation
9 14 (8.09%) Order Management
9 14 (8.09%) Stress Testing
9 14 (8.09%) Visualisation
9 14 (8.09%) Workflow
10 13 (7.51%) Client Onboarding
10 13 (7.51%) ITIL
11 12 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (6.36%) Computer Science
12 11 (6.36%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 73 (42.20%) SQL
2 53 (30.64%) Python
3 29 (16.76%) Ruby
4 22 (12.72%) PowerShell
5 21 (12.14%) Java
6 19 (10.98%) Bash Shell
6 19 (10.98%) JavaScript
7 15 (8.67%) Perl
8 10 (5.78%) VBA
9 9 (5.20%) ES6
10 8 (4.62%) C#
11 7 (4.05%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.47%) Scala
13 3 (1.73%) VBScript
14 2 (1.16%) C++
15 1 (0.58%) PHP
15 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.58%) R
15 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (9.83%) Degree
2 10 (5.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.73%) MCDST
3 3 (1.73%) MCITP
3 3 (1.73%) MCP
3 3 (1.73%) MCSA
3 3 (1.73%) MCSE
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.58%) CFA
4 1 (0.58%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.78%) QA
2 8 (4.62%) SLA
3 6 (3.47%) MiFID
4 5 (2.89%) EMIR
5 3 (1.73%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.58%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (15.61%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.62%) Docker
4 4 (2.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 4 (2.31%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.31%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.16%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.89%) Ansible
2 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (2.89%) SCCM
3 3 (1.73%) Perfmon
3 3 (1.73%) Puppet
4 2 (1.16%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.16%) Terraform
4 2 (1.16%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (0.58%) Control-M
5 1 (0.58%) Icinga
5 1 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.58%) Nagios
5 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.58%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 69 (39.88%) Reuters
2 35 (20.23%) Fidessa
3 24 (13.87%) ION Trading
4 20 (11.56%) Charles River
4 20 (11.56%) Oracle
5 19 (10.98%) Citrix
6 18 (10.40%) DocuSign
6 18 (10.40%) Microsoft
6 18 (10.40%) Red Hat
6 18 (10.40%) Wallstreet Suite
7 16 (9.25%) Trayport
8 15 (8.67%) Tradeweb
9 12 (6.94%) CQG
9 12 (6.94%) Patsystems
9 12 (6.94%) VMware
10 11 (6.36%) Cisco
11 9 (5.20%) FactSet
11 9 (5.20%) Murex
11 9 (5.20%) TOWER Software
12 6 (3.47%) SimCorp