Period
to 30 November 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 30 November 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
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 481 309 354
Rank change year-on-year -172 +45 +125
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 263 180 453
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.83% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 2.27% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 187 171 406
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,000 £37,750
25th Percentile £41,375 £63,125 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £90,000 £87,500
Median % change year-on-year -33.33% +2.86% +66.67%
75th Percentile £97,500 £111,250 £128,750
90th Percentile £120,000 £115,000 £157,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £90,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year -33.33% +2.86% +66.67%

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 19,262 7,919 21,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.27% 36.57% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12,693 6,414 17,208
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £31,750
25th Percentile £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £66,573 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.36% +10.95% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 30 November 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 30 November 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 -19 50 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Bloomberg
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 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.

1 168 (63.88%) Finance
2 100 (38.02%) SQL
3 97 (36.88%) Windows
4 86 (32.70%) Reuters
5 73 (27.76%) Banking
6 67 (25.48%) Microsoft
7 55 (20.91%) Active Directory
7 55 (20.91%) Social Skills
8 52 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (19.01%) Front Office
9 50 (19.01%) JavaScript
10 49 (18.63%) Microsoft 365
11 47 (17.87%) SQL Server
11 47 (17.87%) Linux
12 44 (16.73%) Investment Banking
13 43 (16.35%) ITIL
14 41 (15.59%) Python
15 40 (15.21%) Java
15 40 (15.21%) PowerShell
16 39 (14.83%) Oracle
16 39 (14.83%) Risk Management
17 38 (14.45%) Fidessa
17 38 (14.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 36 (13.69%) Full Stack Development
19 34 (12.93%) Unix
19 34 (12.93%) Investment Management
20 33 (12.55%) Bash Shell
20 33 (12.55%) GitHub
21 32 (12.17%) Cisco
21 32 (12.17%) 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 13 (4.94%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.18%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.90%) WordPress
5 3 (1.14%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.76%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (9.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (8.75%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (4.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (11.03%) Summit
2 12 (4.56%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 9 (3.42%) ION MarketView
4 7 (2.66%) Eikon
5 3 (1.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (1.14%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
5 3 (1.14%) RMDS
6 2 (0.76%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.38%) Bloomberg AIM
7 1 (0.38%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.38%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.38%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.38%) Minerva
7 1 (0.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.63%) Microsoft 365
2 33 (12.55%) GitHub
3 31 (11.79%) Azure
4 13 (4.94%) AWS
4 13 (4.94%) Slack
5 8 (3.04%) Power Platform
6 2 (0.76%) MailChimp
6 2 (0.76%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.38%) SaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.03%) TCP/IP
2 25 (9.51%) LAN
3 17 (6.46%) WAN
4 16 (6.08%) DNS
5 15 (5.70%) DHCP
5 15 (5.70%) VPN
6 12 (4.56%) Firewall
7 11 (4.18%) FIX Connectivity
8 10 (3.80%) Network Security
9 6 (2.28%) HTTP
9 6 (2.28%) VoIP
10 5 (1.90%) SMS
11 4 (1.52%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.14%) BGP
12 3 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.14%) Multicast
12 3 (1.14%) NAS
12 3 (1.14%) OSPF
13 2 (0.76%) Wireless
14 1 (0.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.94%) MongoDB
3 8 (3.04%) Power BI
4 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2017
4 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.28%) SSDT
5 5 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.90%) MySQL
6 3 (1.14%) KDB
6 3 (1.14%) Kdb+
6 3 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.76%) Big Data
7 2 (0.76%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.76%) QlikView
7 2 (0.76%) Tableau
8 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (10.65%) JIRA
2 19 (7.22%) Jenkins
3 17 (6.46%) IntelliJ
3 17 (6.46%) Maven
4 10 (3.80%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.42%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.04%) Cypress.io
6 8 (3.04%) webpack
7 7 (2.66%) WinDbg
8 6 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.28%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.90%) Postman
General
1 168 (63.88%) Finance
2 73 (27.76%) Banking
3 55 (20.91%) Social Skills
4 50 (19.01%) Front Office
5 44 (16.73%) Investment Banking
6 21 (7.98%) Back Office
7 13 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.42%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (2.28%) Financial Institution
9 6 (2.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 5 (1.90%) Marketing
11 4 (1.52%) Legal
11 4 (1.52%) Organisational Skills
11 4 (1.52%) Private Banking
11 4 (1.52%) Telecoms
12 3 (1.14%) Prime Brokerage
12 3 (1.14%) Retail
12 3 (1.14%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.76%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.38%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 58 (22.05%) Analyst
2 56 (21.29%) Developer
3 49 (18.63%) Support Engineer
4 30 (11.41%) Support Analyst
5 28 (10.65%) Desktop Support
6 26 (9.89%) Applications Support
7 20 (7.60%) Desktop Engineer
7 20 (7.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 18 (6.84%) IT Support
9 17 (6.46%) Murex Developer
10 16 (6.08%) Applications Support Analyst
11 14 (5.32%) Senior Support Engineer
12 13 (4.94%) SQL Developer
13 12 (4.56%) IT Engineer
13 12 (4.56%) IT Support Engineer
14 11 (4.18%) Banking Analyst
15 10 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
15 10 (3.80%) Architect
15 10 (3.80%) Financial Analyst
15 10 (3.80%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.65%) FIX Protocol
2 25 (9.51%) Spring
2 25 (9.51%) XML
3 23 (8.75%) XSLT
4 22 (8.37%) HTML
5 21 (7.98%) React
6 20 (7.60%) CSS
7 19 (7.22%) Middleware
8 18 (6.84%) Ruby on Rails
9 17 (6.46%) Apache Camel
9 17 (6.46%) Murex MxML
10 15 (5.70%) AngularJS
10 15 (5.70%) GatsbyJS
11 11 (4.18%) Web Services
12 10 (3.80%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (3.04%) Jest
13 8 (3.04%) JSON
13 8 (3.04%) Spring Boot
13 8 (3.04%) Tailwind CSS
14 7 (2.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (11.79%) Hedge funds
3 26 (9.89%) Fixed Income
4 19 (7.22%) Equities
5 18 (6.84%) Blackberry
6 17 (6.46%) Derivative
7 13 (4.94%) Data Centre
8 11 (4.18%) Eurex
8 11 (4.18%) User Experience
8 11 (4.18%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (3.80%) Management Information System
9 10 (3.80%) Mobile App
9 10 (3.80%) Virtual Team
10 9 (3.42%) Fat Client
10 9 (3.42%) Handset
10 9 (3.42%) Thin Client
11 7 (2.66%) Market Risk
12 6 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (1.90%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 97 (36.88%) Windows
2 47 (17.87%) Linux
3 34 (12.93%) Unix
4 30 (11.41%) Windows 10
5 26 (9.89%) Windows Server
6 16 (6.08%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (5.70%) Windows 7
7 15 (5.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (4.56%) Ubuntu
9 11 (4.18%) CentOS
10 10 (3.80%) Android
11 8 (3.04%) Solaris
12 5 (1.90%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (1.52%) SUSE
14 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (16.35%) ITIL
3 39 (14.83%) Risk Management
4 36 (13.69%) Full Stack Development
5 34 (12.93%) Investment Management
6 32 (12.17%) Software Engineering
7 28 (10.65%) Coaching
8 26 (9.89%) SDLC
9 25 (9.51%) Asset Management
9 25 (9.51%) Change Management
10 23 (8.75%) Integration Testing
10 23 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (8.37%) Service Delivery
11 22 (8.37%) Workflow
12 21 (7.98%) Unit Testing
13 20 (7.60%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (7.22%) Electronic Trading
14 19 (7.22%) Scrum
15 18 (6.84%) Web Development
16 17 (6.46%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 100 (38.02%) SQL
2 50 (19.01%) JavaScript
3 41 (15.59%) Python
4 40 (15.21%) Java
4 40 (15.21%) PowerShell
5 33 (12.55%) Bash Shell
6 32 (12.17%) Ruby
7 24 (9.13%) C#
8 19 (7.22%) Shell Script
9 18 (6.84%) ES6
10 14 (5.32%) Clojure
11 13 (4.94%) Go
11 13 (4.94%) PHP
12 11 (4.18%) Perl
13 10 (3.80%) VBScript
14 9 (3.42%) R
15 8 (3.04%) ClojureScript
15 8 (3.04%) Elm
15 8 (3.04%) Scala
16 7 (2.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (7.60%) Degree
2 18 (6.84%) MCP
2 18 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.08%) MCSA
4 15 (5.70%) MCDST
4 15 (5.70%) MCITP
5 13 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.90%) MCSE
7 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.42%) SLA
2 8 (3.04%) Accessibility
3 4 (1.52%) QA
4 3 (1.14%) GDPR
5 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.38%) EMIR
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (20.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.04%) Docker
4 7 (2.66%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 7 (2.66%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (2.66%) VMware Server
5 5 (1.90%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.76%) vSphere
7 1 (0.38%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (9.13%) SCCM
2 11 (4.18%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (3.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (3.80%) ServiceCenter
4 7 (2.66%) Perfmon
5 3 (1.14%) Icinga
5 3 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.14%) Nagios
5 3 (1.14%) Puppet
6 2 (0.76%) Ansible
6 2 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.76%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.76%) MOM
6 2 (0.76%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.76%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.76%) WSUS
7 1 (0.38%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 86 (32.70%) Reuters
2 67 (25.48%) Microsoft
3 39 (14.83%) Oracle
4 38 (14.45%) Fidessa
5 32 (12.17%) Cisco
6 28 (10.65%) HubSpot
7 26 (9.89%) Apple
8 24 (9.13%) Charles River
8 24 (9.13%) ION Trading
9 22 (8.37%) Citrix
9 22 (8.37%) Murex
10 19 (7.22%) FactSet
11 18 (6.84%) Red Hat
11 18 (6.84%) Tradeweb
12 14 (5.32%) VMware
13 13 (4.94%) HP
14 12 (4.56%) CQG
15 11 (4.18%) Patsystems
15 11 (4.18%) Portware
15 11 (4.18%) Trayport