Period
to 29 October 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 29 October 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
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 253 395 479
Rank change year-on-year +142 +84 -3
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 227 391 374
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.14% 0.71% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.06% 1.75% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 218 370 331
Median annual salary £90,000 £91,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.37% +73.81% -16.00%
10th Percentile £43,875 £38,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £122,500 £150,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £90,000 £90,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +71.43% -16.00%

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 7,410 22,372 27,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.14% 40.66% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5,915 17,382 21,962
Median annual salary £66,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +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 29 October 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 29 October 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 +138 15 £47,500 -13.64% 4
West London +79 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Bloomberg
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 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.

1 185 (81.50%) Finance
2 170 (74.89%) Front Office
3 157 (69.16%) SQL
4 150 (66.08%) Asset Management
5 147 (64.76%) Fixed Income
6 142 (62.56%) Python
7 139 (61.23%) Hedge funds
8 115 (50.66%) Back Office
9 109 (48.02%) Equities
10 106 (46.70%) Markit EDM
11 105 (46.26%) Reference Data
12 101 (44.49%) R
13 100 (44.05%) Eagle PACE
14 96 (42.29%) AWS
15 84 (37.00%) Web Services
16 76 (33.48%) Investment Management
17 75 (33.04%) PolarLake
18 74 (32.60%) Wealth Management
19 73 (32.16%) Data Management
20 70 (30.84%) Enterprise Data Management
21 69 (30.40%) Derivative
22 64 (28.19%) Reuters
23 47 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
24 46 (20.26%) Microsoft
25 40 (17.62%) Analytics
26 37 (16.30%) Microsoft Excel
26 37 (16.30%) Migration
27 36 (15.86%) Business Analysis
28 35 (15.42%) Performance Attribution
29 33 (14.54%) FactSet

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 7 (3.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (1.76%) IIS
4 2 (0.88%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 37 (16.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 106 (46.70%) Markit EDM
2 100 (44.05%) Eagle PACE
3 75 (33.04%) PolarLake
4 5 (2.20%) Endur
5 3 (1.32%) FINCAD Analytics
5 3 (1.32%) Findur
6 2 (0.88%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.44%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 96 (42.29%) AWS
2 18 (7.93%) Office 365
3 15 (6.61%) Azure
4 7 (3.08%) GCP
5 5 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.20%) Serverless
6 4 (1.76%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.44%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.73%) Firewall
2 10 (4.41%) VPN
3 9 (3.96%) LAN
4 8 (3.52%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (3.52%) WAN
5 7 (3.08%) Network Security
6 6 (2.64%) FIX Connectivity
6 6 (2.64%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.88%) CHAP
8 2 (0.88%) DNS
8 2 (0.88%) Multicast
8 2 (0.88%) Skype
9 1 (0.44%) BGP
9 1 (0.44%) DHCP
9 1 (0.44%) DMZ
9 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.44%) OSPF
9 1 (0.44%) SMTP
9 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.32%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (1.32%) KDB
3 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.88%) Tableau
4 2 (0.88%) Tick Data
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.44%) Big Data
5 1 (0.44%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.44%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.44%) Kdb+
5 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.20%) JIRA
2 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.44%) MSI
3 1 (0.44%) Redmine
3 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 185 (81.50%) Finance
2 170 (74.89%) Front Office
3 115 (50.66%) Back Office
4 25 (11.01%) Banking
5 12 (5.29%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.32%) Retail
7 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.44%) German Language
8 1 (0.44%) International Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 149 (65.64%) Analyst
2 104 (45.81%) Financial Analyst
3 97 (42.73%) Business Analyst
4 74 (32.60%) Finance Business Analyst
5 59 (25.99%) Finance Manager
6 53 (23.35%) Reference Data Analyst
7 40 (17.62%) Data Business Analyst
8 37 (16.30%) Reference Data Business Analyst
9 31 (13.66%) Data Analyst
10 30 (13.22%) Data Manager
11 20 (8.81%) Analytics Manager
11 20 (8.81%) Head of Analytics
11 20 (8.81%) Head of Finance
12 15 (6.61%) Support Analyst
13 14 (6.17%) Applications Support
13 14 (6.17%) Market Data Manager
14 12 (5.29%) Market Analyst
14 12 (5.29%) Market Data Analyst
15 11 (4.85%) Performance Manager
16 10 (4.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (37.00%) Web Services
2 26 (11.45%) Pandas
3 14 (6.17%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (3.96%) Middleware
5 6 (2.64%) Protocol Buffers
6 4 (1.76%) gRPC
6 4 (1.76%) NumPy
6 4 (1.76%) SciPy
7 3 (1.32%) FpML
7 3 (1.32%) J2EE
7 3 (1.32%) XML
7 3 (1.32%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.44%) Django
8 1 (0.44%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.44%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 147 (64.76%) Fixed Income
2 139 (61.23%) Hedge funds
3 109 (48.02%) Equities
4 105 (46.26%) Reference Data
5 69 (30.40%) Derivative
6 28 (12.33%) OTC Derivatives
7 17 (7.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.76%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.76%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.76%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.76%) Eurex
11 4 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.76%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.22%) Windows
2 15 (6.61%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.17%) Linux
4 11 (4.85%) Windows 10
5 9 (3.96%) Unix
5 9 (3.96%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (3.52%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.32%) CentOS
8 3 (1.32%) Debian
8 3 (1.32%) Solaris
8 3 (1.32%) SUSE
8 3 (1.32%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.44%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (66.08%) Asset Management
2 76 (33.48%) Investment Management
3 74 (32.60%) Wealth Management
4 73 (32.16%) Data Management
5 70 (30.84%) Enterprise Data Management
6 47 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (17.62%) Analytics
8 37 (16.30%) Migration
9 36 (15.86%) Business Analysis
10 35 (15.42%) Performance Attribution
11 33 (14.54%) Data Analysis
12 32 (14.10%) Risk Analysis
13 29 (12.78%) Fund Management
14 28 (12.33%) Scrum
15 18 (7.93%) Project Management
16 16 (7.05%) Mentoring
17 15 (6.61%) Performance Management
18 10 (4.41%) Problem-Solving
18 10 (4.41%) Software Engineering
19 8 (3.52%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 157 (69.16%) SQL
2 142 (62.56%) Python
3 101 (44.49%) R
4 32 (14.10%) VBA
5 28 (12.33%) MATLAB
6 6 (2.64%) Java
7 4 (1.76%) C#
7 4 (1.76%) C++
7 4 (1.76%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.32%) C
8 3 (1.32%) Kotlin
8 3 (1.32%) Perl
8 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.44%) C-shell
9 1 (0.44%) Korn
9 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (5.29%) Degree
2 5 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.20%) MCSA
2 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.76%) CCNA
3 4 (1.76%) CCNP
3 4 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.76%) MCDST
3 4 (1.76%) MCITP
3 4 (1.76%) MCP
4 3 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.44%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.44%) CCIE
5 1 (0.44%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.44%) RHCE
5 1 (0.44%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.52%) EMIR
2 5 (2.20%) MiFID
3 4 (1.76%) SLA
4 3 (1.32%) QA
5 2 (0.88%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.88%) SEPA
6 1 (0.44%) UCITS
System Software
1 24 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 4 (1.76%) Terminal Services
3 4 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (1.76%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.88%) Docker
4 2 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.44%) BIND 9
5 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.44%) LXC
5 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.44%) zsh
Systems Management
1 6 (2.64%) SCCM
2 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.76%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.88%) MaaS360
4 2 (0.88%) Terraform
5 1 (0.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.44%) Icinga
5 1 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.44%) Nagios
5 1 (0.44%) Packer
5 1 (0.44%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (28.19%) Reuters
2 46 (20.26%) Microsoft
3 33 (14.54%) FactSet
4 22 (9.69%) Cisco
5 12 (5.29%) VMware
6 11 (4.85%) Citrix
7 10 (4.41%) Apple
8 9 (3.96%) Fidessa
9 8 (3.52%) Refinitiv
10 7 (3.08%) ION Trading
11 6 (2.64%) Google
11 6 (2.64%) HP
11 6 (2.64%) Trayport
12 5 (2.20%) Murex
13 4 (1.76%) Dell
13 4 (1.76%) Fortinet
13 4 (1.76%) Oracle
13 4 (1.76%) Patsystems
13 4 (1.76%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.76%) Sun