Period
to 24 May 2019

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 May 2019 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 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 433 443 469
Rank change year-on-year +10 +26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 349 427 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.62% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 1.44% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 301 378 351
London median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £125,000 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +21.74% -4.17% +20.00%

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 24,447 29,738 29,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.64% 42.91% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18,919 23,316 24,279
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg in London

Bloomberg
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bloomberg in London.

Salary trend for Bloomberg in London

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bloomberg in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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 May 2019. 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 +23 61 £55,000 -18.52% 2
South London - 10 - -
Bloomberg
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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.

1 290 (83.09%) Finance
2 281 (80.52%) Reuters
3 182 (52.15%) Front Office
4 172 (49.28%) Java
5 155 (44.41%) Asset Management
6 154 (44.13%) Python
7 148 (42.41%) Banking
8 146 (41.83%) C++
9 141 (40.40%) Fixed Income
10 138 (39.54%) C#
11 137 (39.26%) Investment Management
12 128 (36.68%) SQL
13 126 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
14 123 (35.24%) Derivative
15 115 (32.95%) Windows
16 104 (29.80%) Fund Management
17 93 (26.65%) JavaScript
18 90 (25.79%) Web Services
19 88 (25.21%) Equities
19 88 (25.21%) Amazon AWS
20 87 (24.93%) FIX Protocol
21 80 (22.92%) Oracle
22 79 (22.64%) Mentoring
23 78 (22.35%) Software Engineering
24 77 (22.06%) Hedge funds
25 75 (21.49%) Docker
26 74 (21.20%) React
27 73 (20.92%) Degree
27 73 (20.92%) Active Directory
28 71 (20.34%) AngularJS

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 44 (12.61%) Apache
1 44 (12.61%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.15%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.87%) JBoss
3 10 (2.87%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.58%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.01%) IBM Notes
5 7 (2.01%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.15%) Confluence
8 4 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.15%) IIS
9 3 (0.86%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 36 (10.32%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (7.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 62 (17.77%) thinkFolio
2 13 (3.72%) Eze OMS
3 9 (2.58%) Bloomberg AIM
4 8 (2.29%) Eikon
4 8 (2.29%) Front Arena
4 8 (2.29%) Markit EDM
5 6 (1.72%) Eagle PACE
6 5 (1.43%) Actimize
7 4 (1.15%) LongView
8 3 (0.86%) LatentZero
9 2 (0.57%) Advent Geneva
9 2 (0.57%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 2 (0.57%) Capstone
9 2 (0.57%) Minerva
9 2 (0.57%) PolarLake
9 2 (0.57%) RMDS
9 2 (0.57%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.57%) Tesseract
10 1 (0.29%) PRMS
10 1 (0.29%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 88 (25.21%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (19.77%) GitHub
3 44 (12.61%) SaaS
4 41 (11.75%) Office 365
5 11 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.57%) Apigee
7 2 (0.57%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.30%) TCP/IP
2 19 (5.44%) DHCP
3 17 (4.87%) DNS
4 14 (4.01%) VPN
5 13 (3.72%) LAN
6 12 (3.44%) FIX Connectivity
6 12 (3.44%) WAN
7 11 (3.15%) Network Security
8 10 (2.87%) HTTP
9 9 (2.58%) Skype
10 6 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (1.72%) Wireless
11 5 (1.43%) 3G
11 5 (1.43%) Broadband
12 4 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.86%) SAN
13 3 (0.86%) VoIP
14 2 (0.57%) Firewall
15 1 (0.29%) Cisco IPT
15 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.59%) Oracle Database
3 14 (4.01%) Big Data
4 11 (3.15%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.15%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.87%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.58%) KDB
7 8 (2.29%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.29%) Kdb+
7 8 (2.29%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.43%) QlikView
9 4 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.15%) HBase
10 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.57%) Amazon Athena
11 2 (0.57%) Presto
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.29%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 11 (3.15%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.87%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (2.87%) Subversion
3 8 (2.29%) JIRA
4 7 (2.01%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.72%) WinDbg
6 5 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.15%) JMeter
7 4 (1.15%) JUnit
8 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.57%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.57%) GitLab
10 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.29%) Maven
General
1 290 (83.09%) Finance
2 182 (52.15%) Front Office
3 148 (42.41%) Banking
4 45 (12.89%) French Language
4 45 (12.89%) Investment Banking
5 44 (12.61%) German Language
5 44 (12.61%) Italian Language
5 44 (12.61%) Spanish Language
6 40 (11.46%) Back Office
7 16 (4.58%) Legal
8 11 (3.15%) Financial Institution
9 8 (2.29%) Telecoms
10 7 (2.01%) General Ledger
11 5 (1.43%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.57%) Retail
13 1 (0.29%) Billing
13 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 86 (24.64%) Analyst
2 61 (17.48%) Support Engineer
3 58 (16.62%) Support Analyst
4 54 (15.47%) Applications Support
5 46 (13.18%) Architect
5 46 (13.18%) AWS Architect
6 45 (12.89%) Lead Architect
7 41 (11.75%) Desktop Support
8 38 (10.89%) AWS Engineer
8 38 (10.89%) Developer
9 36 (10.32%) Software Engineer
10 35 (10.03%) AWS Software Engineer
11 33 (9.46%) Technical Leader
12 31 (8.88%) Desktop Engineer
13 30 (8.60%) Lead Software Engineer
14 24 (6.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 20 (5.73%) Applications Support Analyst
16 19 (5.44%) IT Support
17 18 (5.16%) Banking Analyst
17 18 (5.16%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (25.79%) Web Services
2 87 (24.93%) FIX Protocol
3 74 (21.20%) React
4 71 (20.34%) AngularJS
5 70 (20.06%) Node.js
6 26 (7.45%) .NET
7 22 (6.30%) JSON
8 21 (6.02%) Spring
9 14 (4.01%) REST
10 11 (3.15%) CSS
10 11 (3.15%) HTML
10 11 (3.15%) jQuery
11 10 (2.87%) Ajax
11 10 (2.87%) Hibernate
11 10 (2.87%) iBATIS
11 10 (2.87%) JMS
11 10 (2.87%) JSP
11 10 (2.87%) JSTL
11 10 (2.87%) Servlets
11 10 (2.87%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 141 (40.40%) Fixed Income
2 123 (35.24%) Derivative
3 88 (25.21%) Equities
4 77 (22.06%) Hedge funds
5 66 (18.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 59 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (5.73%) Algorithms
7 20 (5.73%) Blackberry
8 16 (4.58%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (3.72%) Eurex
9 13 (3.72%) SWIFT
10 11 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (2.58%) Data Centre
12 8 (2.29%) Social Media
13 7 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (1.72%) Fat Client
14 6 (1.72%) Handset
14 6 (1.72%) iSeries
14 6 (1.72%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 115 (32.95%) Windows
2 59 (16.91%) Linux
3 53 (15.19%) Windows 10
3 53 (15.19%) Windows 7
4 52 (14.90%) Windows Server
5 34 (9.74%) Unix
6 17 (4.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.87%) Android
7 10 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.58%) Solaris
9 8 (2.29%) CentOS
9 8 (2.29%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.72%) AIX
10 6 (1.72%) Fedora
10 6 (1.72%) HPUX
10 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.43%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.57%) Debian
12 2 (0.57%) SUSE
12 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (44.41%) Asset Management
2 137 (39.26%) Investment Management
3 126 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (29.80%) Fund Management
5 79 (22.64%) Mentoring
6 78 (22.35%) Software Engineering
7 71 (20.34%) Portfolio Management
8 70 (20.06%) Front End Development
9 51 (14.61%) Wealth Management
10 50 (14.33%) Computer Science
11 41 (11.75%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (9.74%) Economics
12 34 (9.74%) ITIL
13 32 (9.17%) Analytics
13 32 (9.17%) Problem Management
14 28 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (7.45%) Task Automation
16 20 (5.73%) Microservices
16 20 (5.73%) Multithreading
17 17 (4.87%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 172 (49.28%) Java
2 154 (44.13%) Python
3 146 (41.83%) C++
4 138 (39.54%) C#
5 128 (36.68%) SQL
6 93 (26.65%) JavaScript
7 70 (20.06%) Bash Shell
8 49 (14.04%) Perl
9 37 (10.60%) Ruby
10 24 (6.88%) PowerShell
11 17 (4.87%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.87%) Bourne shell
12 10 (2.87%) Korn
12 10 (2.87%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.29%) Scala
14 7 (2.01%) AWK
14 7 (2.01%) MATLAB
14 7 (2.01%) R
15 6 (1.72%) Clojure
15 6 (1.72%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 73 (20.92%) Degree
2 12 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.72%) MCP
3 6 (1.72%) MCSA
3 6 (1.72%) MCSE
4 5 (1.43%) MCDST
4 5 (1.43%) MCITP
4 5 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.57%) CCA
5 2 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.29%) MOS
6 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.60%) QA
2 7 (2.01%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.01%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 75 (21.49%) Docker
2 73 (20.92%) Active Directory
3 14 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.15%) XenApp
5 3 (0.86%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.29%) GPFS
7 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.29%) NFS
7 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (10.60%) SCCM
2 11 (3.15%) Control-M
3 7 (2.01%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (1.72%) Perfmon
5 5 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.43%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (0.86%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.57%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.57%) Terraform
7 2 (0.57%) WSUS
8 1 (0.29%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.29%) SCOM
8 1 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 281 (80.52%) Reuters
2 80 (22.92%) Oracle
3 58 (16.62%) Fidessa
4 57 (16.33%) Microsoft
5 55 (15.76%) Tradeweb
6 53 (15.19%) FXall
7 52 (14.90%) MarketAxess
8 46 (13.18%) ION Trading
9 44 (12.61%) Eze Software Group
10 28 (8.02%) Citrix
11 26 (7.45%) Cisco
12 20 (5.73%) Charles River
13 19 (5.44%) FactSet
14 17 (4.87%) Apple
14 17 (4.87%) VMware
15 13 (3.72%) CQG
16 11 (3.15%) FFastFill
17 10 (2.87%) AppDynamics
18 9 (2.58%) Red Hat
19 8 (2.29%) HP