Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reuters over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Reuters
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 565 567 604
Rank change year-on-year +2 +37 -50
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 256 283 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.88% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 214 233 238
London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +21.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,700 £30,875
90th Percentile £74,625 £87,500 £80,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -5.26%

Reuters 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 28,055 32,295 32,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.56% 43.53% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22,046 24,366 27,339
London median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,800
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in London

Reuters
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Reuters in London

Reuters
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reuters in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Reuters in London

Reuters
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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 -25 52 £50,000 -21.57% 7
East London -2 5 £68,750 -31.25%
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 227 (88.67%) Bloomberg
2 208 (81.25%) Finance
3 151 (58.98%) Windows
4 118 (46.09%) SQL
5 110 (42.97%) SQL Server
6 101 (39.45%) Banking
7 90 (35.16%) Front Office
8 89 (34.77%) Hedge funds
9 87 (33.98%) Microsoft
10 84 (32.81%) PowerShell
11 81 (31.64%) Windows Server
12 79 (30.86%) Asset Management
13 75 (29.30%) Active Directory
14 74 (28.91%) SCCM
15 73 (28.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 72 (28.13%) Degree
17 71 (27.73%) Java
18 68 (26.56%) Investment Banking
19 63 (24.61%) Python
20 62 (24.22%) Oracle
20 62 (24.22%) Equities
21 60 (23.44%) Windows 10
22 59 (23.05%) FIX Protocol
22 59 (23.05%) C++
23 58 (22.66%) C#
23 58 (22.66%) Windows 7
24 57 (22.27%) Perl
25 55 (21.48%) Derivative
25 55 (21.48%) FXall
26 53 (20.70%) Fixed Income

Reuters
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 43 (16.80%) Tomcat
2 42 (16.41%) Apache
3 20 (7.81%) MS Exchange
4 19 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (6.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.56%) IIS
8 4 (1.56%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.17%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.39%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 46 (17.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (10.55%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (16.41%) thinkFolio
2 10 (3.91%) Eikon
3 4 (1.56%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 4 (1.56%) SunGard GMI
4 3 (1.17%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.78%) Workfront
6 1 (0.39%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.39%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.58%) Office 365
2 41 (16.02%) SaaS
3 13 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.17%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.17%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.17%) Serverless
5 3 (1.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.78%) G Suite
6 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.78%) IaaS
6 2 (0.78%) Slack
7 1 (0.39%) GitHub
7 1 (0.39%) npm
7 1 (0.39%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 43 (16.80%) DNS
2 41 (16.02%) DHCP
3 34 (13.28%) LAN
4 32 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 25 (9.77%) Network Security
5 25 (9.77%) WAN
6 19 (7.42%) VPN
7 16 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (3.91%) Firewall
9 8 (3.13%) FIX Connectivity
9 8 (3.13%) SAN
10 7 (2.73%) Wireless
11 6 (2.34%) Skype
12 5 (1.95%) VoIP
13 3 (1.17%) NAS
13 3 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.78%) FTP
14 2 (0.78%) Multicast
14 2 (0.78%) SNMP
14 2 (0.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (42.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.91%) KDB
2 10 (3.91%) MS Access
3 7 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.34%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.95%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.17%) Kdb+
7 3 (1.17%) Tick Data
8 2 (0.78%) Big Data
8 2 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.78%) Power BI
8 2 (0.78%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (0.78%) QlikView
8 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (11.72%) WinDbg
2 19 (7.42%) MSI
3 8 (3.13%) JIRA
4 7 (2.73%) Maven
5 5 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.95%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.17%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.78%) Gradle
8 2 (0.78%) PyCharm
9 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.39%) Hudson
9 1 (0.39%) JUnit
General
1 208 (81.25%) Finance
2 101 (39.45%) Banking
3 90 (35.16%) Front Office
4 68 (26.56%) Investment Banking
5 43 (16.80%) French Language
6 42 (16.41%) German Language
6 42 (16.41%) Italian Language
7 23 (8.98%) Spanish Language
8 8 (3.13%) Back Office
8 8 (3.13%) Legal
9 6 (2.34%) Law
10 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 103 (40.23%) Support Engineer
2 72 (28.13%) Desktop Support
3 67 (26.17%) Applications Support
4 62 (24.22%) Analyst
5 57 (22.27%) Support Analyst
6 42 (16.41%) Applications Engineer
6 42 (16.41%) Applications Support Engineer
7 38 (14.84%) Desktop Engineer
8 36 (14.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 34 (13.28%) Desktop Analyst
9 34 (13.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 30 (11.72%) Windows Support Analyst
11 22 (8.59%) Office 365 Engineer
12 21 (8.20%) Developer
13 18 (7.03%) Windows Engineer
14 16 (6.25%) Senior Applications Support
15 15 (5.86%) Senior Applications Engineer
15 15 (5.86%) Senior Support Engineer
16 12 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
16 12 (4.69%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (23.05%) FIX Protocol
2 19 (7.42%) Software Packaging
3 11 (4.30%) .NET
4 10 (3.91%) Spring
5 8 (3.13%) Web Services
6 6 (2.34%) React
6 6 (2.34%) Spring Boot
7 5 (1.95%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.95%) J2EE
7 5 (1.95%) Kafka
8 4 (1.56%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (1.56%) CORBA
8 4 (1.56%) REST
9 2 (0.78%) Akka
9 2 (0.78%) HTML
9 2 (0.78%) HTML5
9 2 (0.78%) JDBC
9 2 (0.78%) JTA
9 2 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 89 (34.77%) Hedge funds
2 73 (28.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 62 (24.22%) Equities
4 55 (21.48%) Derivative
5 53 (20.70%) Fixed Income
6 50 (19.53%) Computer Science
7 43 (16.80%) Blackberry
8 39 (15.23%) Fat Client
8 39 (15.23%) Thin Client
9 20 (7.81%) Handset
10 11 (4.30%) Eurex
11 10 (3.91%) Fintech
12 9 (3.52%) Data Centre
13 7 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (2.73%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.95%) Algorithms
14 5 (1.95%) iPhone
15 4 (1.56%) Clustering
15 4 (1.56%) Market Risk
15 4 (1.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 151 (58.98%) Windows
2 81 (31.64%) Windows Server
3 60 (23.44%) Windows 10
4 58 (22.66%) Windows 7
5 39 (15.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (14.84%) Android
7 37 (14.45%) Linux
8 29 (11.33%) Unix
9 19 (7.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (3.52%) SUSE
11 8 (3.13%) CentOS
11 8 (3.13%) Debian
11 8 (3.13%) Solaris
12 5 (1.95%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.95%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.95%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (30.86%) Asset Management
2 44 (17.19%) Investment Management
3 42 (16.41%) Wealth Management
4 40 (15.63%) ITIL
5 19 (7.42%) Application Packaging
5 19 (7.42%) Task Automation
6 18 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 18 (7.03%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 13 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (4.69%) Electronic Trading
10 11 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (4.30%) DevOps
11 10 (3.91%) Business Transformation
11 10 (3.91%) Incident Management
11 10 (3.91%) Proactive Management
12 9 (3.52%) Algorithmic Trading
12 9 (3.52%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (3.52%) Microservices
12 9 (3.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 118 (46.09%) SQL
2 84 (32.81%) PowerShell
3 71 (27.73%) Java
4 63 (24.61%) Python
5 59 (23.05%) C++
6 58 (22.66%) C#
7 57 (22.27%) Perl
8 52 (20.31%) Bash Shell
9 50 (19.53%) Ruby
10 43 (16.80%) Korn
11 42 (16.41%) Bourne shell
12 30 (11.72%) VBScript
13 13 (5.08%) C
14 9 (3.52%) JavaScript
14 9 (3.52%) Shell Script
14 9 (3.52%) VBA
15 7 (2.73%) Scala
16 6 (2.34%) Clojure
17 5 (1.95%) T-SQL
18 4 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 72 (28.13%) Degree
2 12 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.13%) MCITP
4 7 (2.73%) MCP
4 7 (2.73%) MCSA
5 5 (1.95%) MCDST
6 4 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.78%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.78%) MCSD
8 2 (0.78%) MCSE
8 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) CCNA
9 1 (0.39%) CCNP
9 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.39%) PMP
9 1 (0.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) EMIR
2 1 (0.39%) FATCA
2 1 (0.39%) MiFID
2 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 75 (29.30%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 17 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.34%) Docker
5 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 74 (28.91%) SCCM
2 30 (11.72%) Perfmon
3 18 (7.03%) AirWatch
4 8 (3.13%) WSUS
5 5 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.95%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (1.17%) Control-M
6 3 (1.17%) Grafana
7 2 (0.78%) Cacti
7 2 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.78%) Nagios
7 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.78%) Puppet
7 2 (0.78%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 2 (0.78%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.39%) Ansible
8 1 (0.39%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 227 (88.67%) Bloomberg
2 87 (33.98%) Microsoft
3 62 (24.22%) Oracle
4 55 (21.48%) FXall
5 50 (19.53%) Tradeweb
6 46 (17.97%) FactSet
7 42 (16.41%) MarketAxess
8 36 (14.06%) Cisco
9 31 (12.11%) Fidessa
10 29 (11.33%) Citrix
11 25 (9.77%) Apple
12 22 (8.59%) VMware
13 21 (8.20%) ION Trading
13 21 (8.20%) NetApp
14 13 (5.08%) HP
15 12 (4.69%) Nimble Storage
16 11 (4.30%) CQG
16 11 (4.30%) Eze Software Group
16 11 (4.30%) Red Hat
17 10 (3.91%) Patsystems