Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 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
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 461 295 440
Rank change year-on-year -166 +145 +28
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 141 438 354
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.42% 1.08% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 2.73% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 123 415 310
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,625 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £97,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -23.08% +39.29% +21.74%
75th Percentile £102,500 £132,500 £99,375
90th Percentile £111,250 £161,250 £122,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £95,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -21.05% +35.71% +21.74%

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 12,074 16,067 23,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.85% 39.72% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8,884 12,616 18,500
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £44,646
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +1.01%

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 14 May 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 14 May 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 +18 23 £71,250 +39.02% 4
West London +38 1 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Bloomberg
England

For the 6 months to 14 May 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 93 (65.96%) Finance
2 71 (50.35%) SQL
3 49 (34.75%) Windows
4 47 (33.33%) Reuters
4 47 (33.33%) Front Office
5 43 (30.50%) Python
6 42 (29.79%) Back Office
7 41 (29.08%) Linux
8 40 (28.37%) Asset Management
9 39 (27.66%) Fidessa
10 37 (26.24%) FIX Protocol
11 35 (24.82%) Banking
12 34 (24.11%) Social Skills
13 32 (22.70%) Active Directory
14 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
14 30 (21.28%) Hedge funds
15 26 (18.44%) Microsoft Office
15 26 (18.44%) Investment Management
16 25 (17.73%) Microsoft Excel
16 25 (17.73%) Fixed Income
16 25 (17.73%) FIX Connectivity
17 24 (17.02%) Business Analysis
18 23 (16.31%) Equities
19 21 (14.89%) SQL Server
19 21 (14.89%) PowerShell
20 19 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (13.48%) Azure
21 18 (12.77%) Microsoft 365
21 18 (12.77%) Windows Server
21 18 (12.77%) Software Engineering

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 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.42%) Confluence
3 2 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.71%) IIS
4 1 (0.71%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.71%) MTS
Applications
1 26 (18.44%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (17.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (9.22%) Markit EDM
2 10 (7.09%) Eagle PACE
2 10 (7.09%) Eikon
3 5 (3.55%) Bloomberg AIM
4 4 (2.84%) PolarLake
4 4 (2.84%) thinkFolio
5 3 (2.13%) Advent Geneva
5 3 (2.13%) Endur
5 3 (2.13%) Tradar
6 1 (0.71%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.71%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.71%) Orchestrade
6 1 (0.71%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
6 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.48%) Azure
2 18 (12.77%) Microsoft 365
3 16 (11.35%) AWS
4 4 (2.84%) GitHub
4 4 (2.84%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.13%) Mimecast
5 3 (2.13%) SaaS
6 2 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.42%) Power Automate
6 2 (1.42%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.71%) GCP
7 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.73%) FIX Connectivity
2 9 (6.38%) DNS
3 8 (5.67%) VPN
4 7 (4.96%) DHCP
5 6 (4.26%) Firewall
5 6 (4.26%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.42%) LAN
7 2 (1.42%) SAN
7 2 (1.42%) WAN
7 2 (1.42%) WebEx
8 1 (0.71%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.71%) VoIP
8 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.67%) Tableau
3 5 (3.55%) MS Access
4 4 (2.84%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (2.84%) KDB
4 4 (2.84%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.13%) Tick Data
6 2 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.42%) Power BI
7 1 (0.71%) Big Data
7 1 (0.71%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.71%) DTS
7 1 (0.71%) Kdb+
7 1 (0.71%) Mixpanel
7 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.26%) JIRA
2 5 (3.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.55%) JUnit
2 5 (3.55%) Mockito
3 4 (2.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.71%) GitLab
4 1 (0.71%) IntelliJ
General
1 93 (65.96%) Finance
2 47 (33.33%) Front Office
3 42 (29.79%) Back Office
4 35 (24.82%) Banking
5 34 (24.11%) Social Skills
6 14 (9.93%) Investment Banking
7 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.26%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (2.84%) Financial Institution
10 3 (2.13%) Private Banking
11 2 (1.42%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.71%) Advertising
12 1 (0.71%) Marketing
12 1 (0.71%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (39.01%) Analyst
2 23 (16.31%) Support Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) Business Analyst
4 20 (14.18%) Business Manager
5 19 (13.48%) Applications Support
6 18 (12.77%) Developer
7 12 (8.51%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (8.51%) Data Analyst
7 12 (8.51%) SQL Analyst
7 12 (8.51%) Support Engineer
8 11 (7.80%) SQL Data Analyst
9 10 (7.09%) Data Business Analyst
9 10 (7.09%) Data Manager
10 8 (5.67%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.96%) Business Project Manager
11 7 (4.96%) Project Analyst
11 7 (4.96%) Project Manager
12 6 (4.26%) Finance Business Analyst
12 6 (4.26%) Finance Project Manager
12 6 (4.26%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.24%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (5.67%) Web Services
3 6 (4.26%) .NET
3 6 (4.26%) Spring
3 6 (4.26%) Spring Boot
4 5 (3.55%) Guava
4 5 (3.55%) JSON
4 5 (3.55%) Scalaz
4 5 (3.55%) XML
5 4 (2.84%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (2.84%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.42%) D3.js
6 2 (1.42%) FpML
6 2 (1.42%) Middleware
6 2 (1.42%) RESTful
6 2 (1.42%) Sidekiq
7 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.71%) JDBC
7 1 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.28%) Hedge funds
2 25 (17.73%) Fixed Income
3 23 (16.31%) Equities
4 16 (11.35%) Reference Data
5 15 (10.64%) Derivative
6 11 (7.80%) Eurex
7 8 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.84%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.84%) Market Risk
9 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.84%) SWIFT
9 4 (2.84%) Virtual Team
10 3 (2.13%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.13%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (2.13%) Public Cloud
10 3 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (2.13%) User Experience
11 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.71%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 49 (34.75%) Windows
2 41 (29.08%) Linux
3 18 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 17 (12.06%) Unix
5 16 (11.35%) Windows 10
6 12 (8.51%) Solaris
7 11 (7.80%) CentOS
7 11 (7.80%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.84%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.13%) Android
9 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.71%) Debian
11 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.71%) SUSE
11 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.37%) Asset Management
2 26 (18.44%) Investment Management
3 24 (17.02%) Business Analysis
4 19 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (12.77%) Electronic Trading
5 18 (12.77%) Software Engineering
6 16 (11.35%) Project Management
7 15 (10.64%) Analytics
7 15 (10.64%) Client Onboarding
8 14 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (8.51%) Fund Management
10 11 (7.80%) Fault Analysis
11 10 (7.09%) Portfolio Management
12 9 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 8 (5.67%) Project Delivery
14 7 (4.96%) DevOps
14 7 (4.96%) Wealth Management
15 6 (4.26%) Data Management
15 6 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (50.35%) SQL
2 43 (30.50%) Python
3 21 (14.89%) PowerShell
4 15 (10.64%) Ruby
5 13 (9.22%) Bash Shell
5 13 (9.22%) Perl
6 12 (8.51%) VBA
7 11 (7.80%) Java
8 8 (5.67%) C#
9 6 (4.26%) Scala
10 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.84%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.42%) C++
12 2 (1.42%) ES6
13 1 (0.71%) Go
13 1 (0.71%) Groovy
13 1 (0.71%) R
13 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.80%) Degree
2 4 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.42%) MCP
3 2 (1.42%) MCSA
3 2 (1.42%) MCSE
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.71%) CFA
4 1 (0.71%) MCDST
4 1 (0.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
2 8 (5.67%) SLA
3 5 (3.55%) MiFID
4 4 (2.84%) EMIR
5 3 (2.13%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (22.70%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.55%) Docker
4 2 (1.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (1.42%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.42%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.84%) Ansible
3 3 (2.13%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.13%) SCCM
4 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.42%) Puppet
4 2 (1.42%) Terraform
4 2 (1.42%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (0.71%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (33.33%) Reuters
2 39 (27.66%) Fidessa
3 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
4 17 (12.06%) Citrix
5 15 (10.64%) ION Trading
5 15 (10.64%) Trayport
6 14 (9.93%) Oracle
7 13 (9.22%) Red Hat
8 11 (7.80%) CQG
8 11 (7.80%) Patsystems
9 10 (7.09%) VMware
10 9 (6.38%) Cisco
11 8 (5.67%) Charles River
11 8 (5.67%) FactSet
12 7 (4.96%) Tradeweb
13 5 (3.55%) Apple
14 4 (2.84%) Fortinet
14 4 (2.84%) Google
14 4 (2.84%) Murex
14 4 (2.84%) Wallstreet Suite