Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 297 423 436
Rank change year-on-year +126 +13 +33
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 493 379 469
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.04% 0.62% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 1.48% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 511 328 426
Median annual salary £100,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £161,250 £118,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £100,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% -

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 19,406 25,571 30,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.75% 41.68% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15,030 19,838 24,375
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.19% +2.73%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 8 April 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 8 April 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 +41 66 £50,000 -16.67% 3
West London - 1 £50,000 - 2
Bloomberg
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 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.

1 323 (65.52%) Front Office
2 310 (62.88%) Finance
3 293 (59.43%) Investment Management
4 289 (58.62%) Asset Management
5 282 (57.20%) Fixed Income
6 270 (54.77%) Derivative
7 262 (53.14%) Hedge funds
8 211 (42.80%) Analytics
9 210 (42.60%) Reuters
10 207 (41.99%) Python
11 206 (41.78%) Mentoring
12 204 (41.38%) AWS
13 201 (40.77%) SQL
14 188 (38.13%) Web Services
15 172 (34.89%) Performance Attribution
16 164 (33.27%) Data Analytics
17 162 (32.86%) Banking
18 161 (32.66%) Equities
19 150 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence
20 138 (27.99%) Java
21 132 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
22 128 (25.96%) C#
22 128 (25.96%) Windows
23 123 (24.95%) Migration
24 117 (23.73%) C++
24 117 (23.73%) JavaScript
25 116 (23.53%) Software Engineering
26 112 (22.72%) Decision-Making
27 111 (22.52%) PostgreSQL
27 111 (22.52%) Performance Management

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 11 (2.23%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.62%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.22%) Apache
3 6 (1.22%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.81%) IIS
5 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 59 (11.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (8.92%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 109 (22.11%) FINCAD Analytics
2 82 (16.63%) Markit EDM
3 56 (11.36%) PolarLake
4 54 (10.95%) Eagle PACE
5 40 (8.11%) thinkFolio
6 23 (4.67%) Front Arena
7 10 (2.03%) Bloomberg AIM
8 7 (1.42%) Eikon
9 2 (0.41%) Rolfe and Nolan
10 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 1 (0.20%) Endur
10 1 (0.20%) Minerva
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.20%) RMDS
10 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 204 (41.38%) AWS
2 86 (17.44%) Office 365
3 44 (8.92%) Azure
4 26 (5.27%) GCP
5 11 (2.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.22%) SaaS
7 5 (1.01%) Power Platform
8 4 (0.81%) GitHub
9 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.41%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.41%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.20%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.68%) Firewall
2 26 (5.27%) Cisco IOS
3 23 (4.67%) TCP/IP
4 20 (4.06%) DNS
5 10 (2.03%) FIX Connectivity
6 9 (1.83%) DHCP
7 8 (1.62%) LAN
7 8 (1.62%) VPN
7 8 (1.62%) WAN
8 5 (1.01%) VoIP
9 4 (0.81%) PuTTY
9 4 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.61%) PBX
11 2 (0.41%) CHAP
11 2 (0.41%) Intranet
11 2 (0.41%) NAS
11 2 (0.41%) Skype
12 1 (0.20%) Network Security
12 1 (0.20%) NX-OS
12 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (22.52%) PostgreSQL
2 110 (22.31%) Amazon Athena
2 110 (22.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 23 (4.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.01%) Power BI
5 4 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.81%) DTS
6 3 (0.61%) MySQL
7 2 (0.41%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.41%) KDB
7 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.41%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.20%) Big Data
8 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.81%) Gradle
2 4 (0.81%) Maven
2 4 (0.81%) Subversion
2 4 (0.81%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) MSI
3 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 323 (65.52%) Front Office
2 310 (62.88%) Finance
3 162 (32.86%) Banking
4 104 (21.10%) Back Office
5 18 (3.65%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.84%) Financial Institution
7 12 (2.43%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.83%) Legal
9 8 (1.62%) French Language
10 7 (1.42%) German Language
11 6 (1.22%) Italian Language
11 6 (1.22%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.61%) Prime Brokerage
13 2 (0.41%) Retail
14 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (16.84%) Data Manager
2 82 (16.63%) Analyst
3 56 (11.36%) Finance Manager
4 54 (10.95%) Analytics Manager
5 53 (10.75%) Support Engineer
6 42 (8.52%) Support Analyst
7 41 (8.32%) Development Manager
7 41 (8.32%) Engineering Manager
8 34 (6.90%) Data Analytics Manager
9 31 (6.29%) Developer
10 30 (6.09%) Software Manager
11 28 (5.68%) Delivery Manager
11 28 (5.68%) Software Delivery Manager
12 25 (5.07%) Desktop Support
12 25 (5.07%) Support Manager
13 23 (4.67%) Applications Support
13 23 (4.67%) Implementation Manager
13 23 (4.67%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
14 22 (4.46%) IT Support
15 21 (4.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (38.13%) Web Services
2 109 (22.11%) J2EE
3 25 (5.07%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (1.01%) .NET
4 5 (1.01%) WinForms
4 5 (1.01%) WPF
5 4 (0.81%) HTML
5 4 (0.81%) REST
5 4 (0.81%) Spring
5 4 (0.81%) XML
6 3 (0.61%) Kafka
6 3 (0.61%) Middleware
6 3 (0.61%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.41%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.41%) HTML5
7 2 (0.41%) JSON
7 2 (0.41%) MDX
7 2 (0.41%) OpenFin
7 2 (0.41%) React
8 1 (0.20%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 282 (57.20%) Fixed Income
2 270 (54.77%) Derivative
3 262 (53.14%) Hedge funds
4 161 (32.66%) Equities
5 96 (19.47%) Reference Data
6 53 (10.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 44 (8.92%) Greenfield Project
8 34 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
9 30 (6.09%) Equity Derivative
10 25 (5.07%) Exotic Derivative
11 20 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (2.84%) Data Centre
13 9 (1.83%) Eurex
14 8 (1.62%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.62%) OTC Derivatives
15 7 (1.42%) Algorithms
15 7 (1.42%) Fat Client
15 7 (1.42%) Thin Client
16 6 (1.22%) PKI
17 5 (1.01%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 128 (25.96%) Windows
2 42 (8.52%) Windows Server
3 41 (8.32%) Linux
3 41 (8.32%) Windows 10
4 24 (4.87%) Windows 7
5 21 (4.26%) Unix
6 9 (1.83%) Solaris
6 9 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.62%) Android
8 7 (1.42%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.22%) CentOS
9 6 (1.22%) SUSE
9 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (1.01%) Debian
10 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.81%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (59.43%) Investment Management
2 289 (58.62%) Asset Management
3 211 (42.80%) Analytics
4 206 (41.78%) Mentoring
5 172 (34.89%) Performance Attribution
6 164 (33.27%) Data Analytics
7 150 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence
8 132 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
9 123 (24.95%) Migration
10 116 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 112 (22.72%) Decision-Making
12 111 (22.52%) Performance Management
13 96 (19.47%) Machine Learning
14 73 (14.81%) Business Analysis
15 68 (13.79%) Data Management
16 54 (10.95%) Enterprise Data Management
17 44 (8.92%) Change Management
18 40 (8.11%) Data Analysis
18 40 (8.11%) Master Data Management
19 38 (7.71%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 207 (41.99%) Python
2 201 (40.77%) SQL
3 138 (27.99%) Java
4 128 (25.96%) C#
5 117 (23.73%) C++
5 117 (23.73%) JavaScript
6 109 (22.11%) Kotlin
7 69 (14.00%) R
8 30 (6.09%) VBA
9 19 (3.85%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.04%) Bash Shell
10 15 (3.04%) Perl
11 11 (2.23%) MATLAB
12 7 (1.42%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.22%) Bourne shell
13 6 (1.22%) Korn
13 6 (1.22%) Ruby
14 5 (1.01%) Java 8
14 5 (1.01%) VBScript
15 4 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (8.11%) Degree
2 15 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.83%) MCSE
4 8 (1.62%) MCP
5 6 (1.22%) MCSA
6 5 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.01%) MCDST
7 4 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.61%) CCNA
8 3 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.41%) CCNP
10 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.92%) Data Quality
2 22 (4.46%) SLA
3 3 (0.61%) MiFID
4 2 (0.41%) EMIR
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 20022
4 2 (0.41%) SEPA
5 1 (0.20%) PMO
5 1 (0.20%) UCITS
System Software
1 85 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.25%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.62%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.81%) Docker
5 4 (0.81%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.81%) XenApp
5 4 (0.81%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 53 (10.75%) SCCM
2 9 (1.83%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (0.81%) Perfmon
5 3 (0.61%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.61%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.20%) Packer
6 1 (0.20%) Puppet
6 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 210 (42.60%) Reuters
2 76 (15.42%) Cisco
3 59 (11.97%) Microsoft
4 46 (9.33%) Avaya
5 42 (8.52%) Fidessa
6 40 (8.11%) ION Trading
7 36 (7.30%) Charles River
8 31 (6.29%) Apple
9 28 (5.68%) Google
10 27 (5.48%) Calypso
11 24 (4.87%) SimCorp
12 23 (4.67%) FIS
12 23 (4.67%) Linedata
13 22 (4.46%) Citrix
13 22 (4.46%) FactSet
14 20 (4.06%) VMware
15 16 (3.25%) Oracle
16 13 (2.64%) Red Hat
17 11 (2.23%) Tradeweb
18 9 (1.83%) CQG