Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 519 588 582
Rank change year-on-year +69 -6 +27
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 279 269 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.84% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 240 233 255
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,700 £32,200
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,000 £84,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 27,927 32,129 31,231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.96% 43.26% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21,977 24,521 26,354
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -1 52 £52,500 -19.23% 8
East London +10 4 £67,500 -32.50%
South London - 4 - -
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 251 (89.96%) Bloomberg
2 238 (85.30%) Finance
3 157 (56.27%) Windows
4 135 (48.39%) Banking
5 114 (40.86%) SQL
6 98 (35.13%) SQL Server
7 91 (32.62%) Front Office
7 91 (32.62%) Java
8 89 (31.90%) Microsoft
9 86 (30.82%) Hedge funds
10 85 (30.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 78 (27.96%) Asset Management
11 78 (27.96%) Investment Banking
11 78 (27.96%) Windows Server
12 76 (27.24%) C++
13 75 (26.88%) Equities
14 74 (26.52%) Python
14 74 (26.52%) SCCM
15 73 (26.16%) Oracle
16 71 (25.45%) Active Directory
17 70 (25.09%) Degree
17 70 (25.09%) PowerShell
18 67 (24.01%) C#
19 60 (21.51%) Windows 10
20 59 (21.15%) FIX Protocol
21 58 (20.79%) Fixed Income
21 58 (20.79%) Derivative
22 57 (20.43%) Bash Shell
22 57 (20.43%) FXall
23 54 (19.35%) Investment Management

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 40 (14.34%) Tomcat
2 39 (13.98%) Apache
3 12 (4.30%) Oracle Coherence
4 11 (3.94%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.51%) IIS
8 4 (1.43%) JBoss
8 4 (1.43%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.43%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) DataSynapse
11 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (16.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (12.54%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (16.13%) thinkFolio
2 8 (2.87%) Eikon
3 6 (2.15%) Eagle PACE
3 6 (2.15%) Front Arena
3 6 (2.15%) Markit EDM
4 4 (1.43%) Actimize
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.43%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 4 (1.43%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.72%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.72%) Workfront
6 1 (0.36%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.36%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 43 (15.41%) Office 365
2 40 (14.34%) SaaS
3 23 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (3.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.72%) IaaS
7 1 (0.36%) GitHub
7 1 (0.36%) npm
7 1 (0.36%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.19%) DHCP
2 33 (11.83%) DNS
3 32 (11.47%) TCP/IP
4 27 (9.68%) Network Security
5 24 (8.60%) LAN
6 18 (6.45%) VPN
7 16 (5.73%) WAN
8 9 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (2.51%) Firewall
10 6 (2.15%) FIX Connectivity
10 6 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.79%) 3G
11 5 (1.79%) Broadband
11 5 (1.79%) Wireless
12 4 (1.43%) Skype
13 3 (1.08%) NAS
14 2 (0.72%) DSL
14 2 (0.72%) FTP
14 2 (0.72%) Multicast
14 2 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (35.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.38%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.58%) Big Data
3 10 (3.58%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.87%) KDB
5 7 (2.51%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.15%) QlikView
6 6 (2.15%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.79%) MS Access
7 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.08%) Kdb+
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.08%) Tick Data
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.72%) Power BI
9 2 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (10.39%) WinDbg
2 19 (6.81%) MSI
3 7 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.51%) Maven
4 5 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.79%) JIRA
4 5 (1.79%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.43%) Subversion
6 2 (0.72%) Gradle
6 2 (0.72%) Hudson
7 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.36%) JUnit
General
1 238 (85.30%) Finance
2 135 (48.39%) Banking
3 91 (32.62%) Front Office
4 78 (27.96%) Investment Banking
5 40 (14.34%) French Language
6 39 (13.98%) German Language
6 39 (13.98%) Italian Language
7 32 (11.47%) Spanish Language
8 26 (9.32%) Back Office
9 10 (3.58%) General Ledger
10 7 (2.51%) Legal
11 5 (1.79%) Japanese Language
12 4 (1.43%) Law
12 4 (1.43%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 72 (25.81%) Desktop Support
3 71 (25.45%) Applications Support
4 70 (25.09%) Analyst
5 59 (21.15%) Support Analyst
6 45 (16.13%) Applications Engineer
6 45 (16.13%) Applications Support Engineer
7 39 (13.98%) Desktop Analyst
7 39 (13.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 37 (13.26%) Developer
9 35 (12.54%) Desktop Engineer
10 31 (11.11%) Windows Support Analyst
11 29 (10.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 23 (8.24%) Senior Applications Support
13 22 (7.89%) Senior Applications Engineer
13 22 (7.89%) Senior Support Engineer
14 17 (6.09%) Office 365 Engineer
14 17 (6.09%) Python Developer
15 15 (5.38%) SQL Developer
16 14 (5.02%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (21.15%) FIX Protocol
2 20 (7.17%) Software Packaging
3 15 (5.38%) .NET
4 13 (4.66%) Spring
5 11 (3.94%) Web Services
6 6 (2.15%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.15%) JMS
6 6 (2.15%) Kafka
6 6 (2.15%) React
6 6 (2.15%) Spring Boot
7 5 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (1.79%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.79%) CORBA
7 5 (1.79%) Hibernate
7 5 (1.79%) HTML
7 5 (1.79%) JSON
8 4 (1.43%) CSS
8 4 (1.43%) DHTML
8 4 (1.43%) JSP
8 4 (1.43%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 86 (30.82%) Hedge funds
2 85 (30.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 75 (26.88%) Equities
4 58 (20.79%) Derivative
4 58 (20.79%) Fixed Income
5 43 (15.41%) Fat Client
5 43 (15.41%) Thin Client
6 41 (14.70%) Blackberry
7 29 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (8.60%) Handset
9 18 (6.45%) Eurex
10 9 (3.23%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.87%) Fintech
12 7 (2.51%) SWIFT
13 6 (2.15%) Algorithms
13 6 (2.15%) Data Centre
14 5 (1.79%) Market Risk
15 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (1.43%) PMI
16 3 (1.08%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 157 (56.27%) Windows
2 78 (27.96%) Windows Server
3 60 (21.51%) Windows 10
4 53 (19.00%) Windows 7
5 49 (17.56%) Linux
6 40 (14.34%) Unix
7 35 (12.54%) Android
8 30 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (3.94%) CentOS
9 11 (3.94%) Solaris
10 10 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (2.51%) SUSE
13 6 (2.15%) Debian
13 6 (2.15%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.15%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.79%) AIX
14 5 (1.79%) Fedora
14 5 (1.79%) HPUX
15 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (27.96%) Asset Management
2 54 (19.35%) Investment Management
3 45 (16.13%) ITIL
3 45 (16.13%) Wealth Management
4 43 (15.41%) Computer Science
5 27 (9.68%) Problem Management
6 24 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (7.17%) DevOps
9 19 (6.81%) Application Packaging
9 19 (6.81%) Low Latency
9 19 (6.81%) Task Automation
10 17 (6.09%) Analytics
10 17 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (5.73%) Service Management
12 15 (5.38%) Incident Management
13 14 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (4.66%) Mathematics
14 13 (4.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 114 (40.86%) SQL
2 91 (32.62%) Java
3 76 (27.24%) C++
4 74 (26.52%) Python
5 70 (25.09%) PowerShell
6 67 (24.01%) C#
7 57 (20.43%) Bash Shell
8 54 (19.35%) Perl
9 47 (16.85%) Ruby
10 40 (14.34%) Korn
11 39 (13.98%) Bourne shell
12 29 (10.39%) VBScript
13 21 (7.53%) JavaScript
14 12 (4.30%) R
15 10 (3.58%) AWK
15 10 (3.58%) MATLAB
15 10 (3.58%) Shell Script
16 8 (2.87%) PL/SQL
16 8 (2.87%) VB
16 8 (2.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (25.09%) Degree
2 8 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.15%) MCITP
4 5 (1.79%) MCP
4 5 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.43%) MCSA
6 3 (1.08%) MCDST
6 3 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) CCNP
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.36%) MCSD
8 1 (0.36%) MCSE
8 1 (0.36%) PMP
8 1 (0.36%) RHCE
8 1 (0.36%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.15%) SLA
2 4 (1.43%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.08%) EMIR
3 3 (1.08%) FATCA
3 3 (1.08%) MiFID
3 3 (1.08%) PMO
3 3 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 71 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.81%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.79%) Docker
5 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 74 (26.52%) SCCM
2 29 (10.39%) Perfmon
3 9 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
4 8 (2.87%) AirWatch
5 7 (2.51%) WSUS
6 6 (2.15%) Control-M
7 3 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.08%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.72%) Cacti
8 2 (0.72%) Grafana
8 2 (0.72%) Nagios
8 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.72%) Puppet
8 2 (0.72%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 2 (0.72%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.36%) Ansible
9 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 251 (89.96%) Bloomberg
2 89 (31.90%) Microsoft
3 73 (26.16%) Oracle
4 57 (20.43%) FXall
5 53 (19.00%) Tradeweb
6 51 (18.28%) Fidessa
7 45 (16.13%) MarketAxess
8 39 (13.98%) FactSet
9 35 (12.54%) Cisco
10 32 (11.47%) Apple
11 31 (11.11%) Citrix
12 26 (9.32%) ION Trading
13 18 (6.45%) CQG
13 18 (6.45%) Eze Software Group
14 14 (5.02%) Red Hat
15 12 (4.30%) GoldenSource
15 12 (4.30%) VMware
16 11 (3.94%) NetApp
16 11 (3.94%) Solace
17 10 (3.58%) Sun