Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 369 468 464
Rank change year-on-year +99 -4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 419 372 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.76% 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.84% 1.32% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 368 334 371
London median annual salary £87,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £37,750 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £157,500 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £87,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +66.67% -8.70% +9.52%

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 22,741 28,246 32,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.50% 41.82% 43.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17,706 22,303 24,889
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -13 39 £55,000 +2.33% 11
East London +19 3 £27,500 -60.00% 2
West London - 3 £45,000 - 2
Bloomberg
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 278 (66.35%) Finance
2 254 (60.62%) Front Office
3 247 (58.95%) Asset Management
4 234 (55.85%) Fixed Income
5 216 (51.55%) Investment Management
6 210 (50.12%) Derivative
7 199 (47.49%) Reuters
8 194 (46.30%) Python
9 178 (42.48%) AWS
10 165 (39.38%) Web Services
11 164 (39.14%) SQL
12 162 (38.66%) Equities
13 154 (36.75%) Mentoring
14 144 (34.37%) Java
15 142 (33.89%) C#
15 142 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
15 142 (33.89%) Hedge funds
16 119 (28.40%) C++
17 111 (26.49%) Analytics
18 107 (25.54%) Software Engineering
19 101 (24.11%) Banking
20 97 (23.15%) Windows
21 93 (22.20%) JavaScript
22 82 (19.57%) Performance Attribution
23 80 (19.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 74 (17.66%) Portfolio Management
25 68 (16.23%) Fund Management
26 67 (15.99%) Back Office
27 65 (15.51%) Reference Data
28 63 (15.04%) Machine Learning

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 21 (5.01%) Tomcat
2 20 (4.77%) Apache
3 7 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.72%) IIS
6 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.24%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (7.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (5.25%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.95%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 58 (13.84%) Markit EDM
2 52 (12.41%) PolarLake
3 51 (12.17%) thinkFolio
4 42 (10.02%) FINCAD Analytics
5 33 (7.88%) Eagle PACE
6 22 (5.25%) Front Arena
7 13 (3.10%) Bloomberg AIM
8 9 (2.15%) Eikon
8 9 (2.15%) SimCorp Dimension
9 6 (1.43%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 5 (1.19%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (0.48%) Advent Geneva
11 2 (0.48%) LongView
11 2 (0.48%) Tradar
12 1 (0.24%) Actimize
12 1 (0.24%) Endur
12 1 (0.24%) Eze OMS
12 1 (0.24%) ION MarketView
12 1 (0.24%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 178 (42.48%) AWS
2 61 (14.56%) GitHub
3 56 (13.37%) Office 365
4 47 (11.22%) Azure
5 42 (10.02%) GCP
6 21 (5.01%) SaaS
7 5 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (1.19%) Serverless
8 4 (0.95%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.72%) NuGet
10 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.48%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.24%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.58%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (3.10%) DHCP
3 7 (1.67%) SAN
4 6 (1.43%) DNS
4 6 (1.43%) Firewall
4 6 (1.43%) FIX Connectivity
4 6 (1.43%) LAN
4 6 (1.43%) WAN
5 5 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.19%) VPN
5 5 (1.19%) Wireless
6 4 (0.95%) Internet
7 2 (0.48%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.48%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.48%) Skype
7 2 (0.48%) VoIP
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.24%) Network Security
8 1 (0.24%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 48 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (7.64%) Amazon Athena
3 32 (7.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (2.63%) Amazon Aurora
4 11 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.39%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.15%) MySQL
6 9 (2.15%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.67%) Big Data
8 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) Kdb+
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) Power BI
9 1 (0.24%) QlikView
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.24%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (1.91%) JIRA
2 6 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.43%) WinDbg
3 5 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.19%) Subversion
4 4 (0.95%) Gradle
4 4 (0.95%) Maven
5 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.24%) Moq
6 1 (0.24%) MSI
6 1 (0.24%) MSTest
6 1 (0.24%) NUnit
6 1 (0.24%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 278 (66.35%) Finance
2 254 (60.62%) Front Office
3 101 (24.11%) Banking
4 67 (15.99%) Back Office
5 27 (6.44%) French Language
6 26 (6.21%) Investment Banking
7 21 (5.01%) German Language
8 20 (4.77%) Italian Language
8 20 (4.77%) Spanish Language
9 9 (2.15%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.43%) Legal
11 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.72%) Publishing
13 2 (0.48%) Billing
13 2 (0.48%) Games
13 2 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (18.85%) Data Manager
2 76 (18.14%) Analyst
3 64 (15.27%) Software Engineer
4 58 (13.84%) AWS Engineer
5 56 (13.37%) AWS Software Engineer
6 55 (13.13%) Support Engineer
7 37 (8.83%) Support Analyst
8 36 (8.59%) Applications Support
9 35 (8.35%) Principal Engineer
9 35 (8.35%) Principal Software Engineer
10 34 (8.11%) Analytics Manager
11 33 (7.88%) Developer
12 32 (7.64%) Data Analytics Manager
13 30 (7.16%) IT Support
14 29 (6.92%) Finance Manager
14 29 (6.92%) Support Manager
15 28 (6.68%) Engineering Manager
16 25 (5.97%) Desktop Support
17 23 (5.49%) Development Manager
18 22 (5.25%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (39.38%) Web Services
2 60 (14.32%) AngularJS
3 59 (14.08%) Node.js
3 59 (14.08%) React
4 53 (12.65%) J2EE
5 37 (8.83%) FIX Protocol
6 20 (4.77%) XML
7 14 (3.34%) .NET
7 14 (3.34%) Middleware
8 6 (1.43%) Dropwizard
8 6 (1.43%) gRPC
8 6 (1.43%) J2SE
9 5 (1.19%) HTML
10 4 (0.95%) HTML5
10 4 (0.95%) TIBCO EMS
11 3 (0.72%) .NET Core
11 3 (0.72%) Rendezvous
11 3 (0.72%) REST
11 3 (0.72%) Spring
11 3 (0.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 234 (55.85%) Fixed Income
2 210 (50.12%) Derivative
3 162 (38.66%) Equities
4 142 (33.89%) Hedge funds
5 80 (19.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 65 (15.51%) Reference Data
7 32 (7.64%) Equity Derivative
8 22 (5.25%) Exotic Derivative
9 20 (4.77%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (4.77%) Management Information System
10 19 (4.53%) SWIFT
10 19 (4.53%) Video Conferencing
11 17 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (2.86%) Data Centre
12 12 (2.86%) Fat Client
12 12 (2.86%) Thin Client
13 10 (2.39%) Blackberry
14 6 (1.43%) Handset
14 6 (1.43%) Pricing Data
15 5 (1.19%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 97 (23.15%) Windows
2 33 (7.88%) Linux
3 25 (5.97%) Windows 10
3 25 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 23 (5.49%) Windows 7
5 14 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (3.10%) Unix
7 9 (2.15%) Android
7 9 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.67%) Solaris
9 4 (0.95%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) CentOS
11 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (58.95%) Asset Management
2 216 (51.55%) Investment Management
3 154 (36.75%) Mentoring
4 142 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (26.49%) Analytics
6 107 (25.54%) Software Engineering
7 82 (19.57%) Performance Attribution
8 74 (17.66%) Portfolio Management
9 68 (16.23%) Fund Management
10 63 (15.04%) Machine Learning
11 60 (14.32%) Front End Development
12 58 (13.84%) Artificial Intelligence
13 52 (12.41%) ITIL
14 50 (11.93%) Data Management
15 46 (10.98%) Migration
16 42 (10.02%) Performance Management
17 39 (9.31%) Enterprise Data Management
18 38 (9.07%) Business Analysis
19 36 (8.59%) Data Analytics
20 33 (7.88%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 194 (46.30%) Python
2 164 (39.14%) SQL
3 144 (34.37%) Java
4 142 (33.89%) C#
5 119 (28.40%) C++
6 93 (22.20%) JavaScript
7 35 (8.35%) R
8 32 (7.64%) Kotlin
8 32 (7.64%) Perl
9 29 (6.92%) Bash Shell
10 22 (5.25%) Ruby
11 21 (5.01%) PowerShell
12 20 (4.77%) Bourne shell
12 20 (4.77%) Korn
13 17 (4.06%) VBA
14 8 (1.91%) VBScript
15 5 (1.19%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.95%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.95%) VB
16 4 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (12.65%) Degree
2 8 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.43%) MCSE
4 4 (0.95%) CCNA
4 4 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.72%) MCDST
5 3 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.48%) CCNP
6 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.48%) MBA
6 2 (0.48%) MCP
7 1 (0.24%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.44%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.63%) SLA
3 5 (1.19%) MiFID
4 3 (0.72%) EMIR
5 2 (0.48%) QA
6 1 (0.24%) Basel II
6 1 (0.24%) PMO
6 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (14.56%) Docker
2 49 (11.69%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.91%) XenApp
5 7 (1.67%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (1.19%) vSphere
8 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.24%) GPFS
9 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 31 (7.40%) SCCM
2 7 (1.67%) Perfmon
3 5 (1.19%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 3 (0.72%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.48%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.24%) Ansible
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.24%) Control-M
6 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.24%) Packer
6 1 (0.24%) Puppet
6 1 (0.24%) Terraform
6 1 (0.24%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 199 (47.49%) Reuters
2 51 (12.17%) ION Trading
3 41 (9.79%) SimCorp
4 40 (9.55%) Oracle
5 37 (8.83%) Charles River
5 37 (8.83%) Microsoft
6 32 (7.64%) Google
7 31 (7.40%) Fidessa
8 29 (6.92%) Cisco
9 24 (5.73%) Eze Software Group
10 23 (5.49%) Calypso
10 23 (5.49%) Tradeweb
11 22 (5.25%) FIS
11 22 (5.25%) FXall
11 22 (5.25%) Linedata
11 22 (5.25%) MarketAxess
11 22 (5.25%) VMware
12 18 (4.30%) Apple
13 17 (4.06%) Citrix
14 15 (3.58%) FactSet