Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 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
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 645 415 541
Rank change year-on-year -230 +126 +8
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 97 64 218
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.81% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 64 61 200
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £50,000 £53,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £75,000 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year -33.33% -9.09% +57.14%
75th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £120,625
90th Percentile £111,250 £112,500 £141,000
England median annual salary £46,250 £75,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year -38.33% -9.09% +57.14%

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 19,231 7,935 22,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.24% 36.60% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12,615 6,429 17,324
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £31,750
25th Percentile £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £66,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.26% +10.83% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in London

Reuters
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Reuters in London.

Salary trend for Reuters in London

Reuters
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Reuters in London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

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 27 November 2021. 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 -31 18 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 89 (91.75%) Finance
2 87 (89.69%) Bloomberg
3 55 (56.70%) Windows
4 37 (38.14%) ITIL
4 37 (38.14%) Active Directory
4 37 (38.14%) Banking
5 34 (35.05%) PowerShell
6 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
7 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
8 29 (29.90%) SQL
9 28 (28.87%) TCP/IP
10 27 (27.84%) Python
11 26 (26.80%) SQL Server
11 26 (26.80%) Social Skills
12 25 (25.77%) Linux
12 25 (25.77%) Microsoft 365
13 23 (23.71%) Cisco
13 23 (23.71%) Full Stack Development
14 22 (22.68%) Apple
14 22 (22.68%) Microsoft Excel
15 20 (20.62%) Ruby
15 20 (20.62%) Windows 10
16 19 (19.59%) Oracle
17 18 (18.56%) SCCM
18 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
18 17 (17.53%) Hedge funds
18 17 (17.53%) MCP
18 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (17.53%) Service Delivery
19 16 (16.49%) Fidessa

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 10 (10.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.15%) Apache
4 5 (5.15%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (11.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (5.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (5.15%) Fireworks
4 5 (5.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Eikon
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.77%) Microsoft 365
2 16 (16.49%) AWS
3 14 (14.43%) Azure
4 12 (12.37%) GitHub
5 8 (8.25%) GCP
6 7 (7.22%) Slack
7 1 (1.03%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.03%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.87%) TCP/IP
2 15 (15.46%) LAN
3 14 (14.43%) DNS
3 14 (14.43%) WAN
4 13 (13.40%) DHCP
4 13 (13.40%) VPN
5 12 (12.37%) Firewall
6 11 (11.34%) FIX Connectivity
7 9 (9.28%) Network Security
8 3 (3.09%) BGP
8 3 (3.09%) Multicast
8 3 (3.09%) OSPF
8 3 (3.09%) VoIP
9 2 (2.06%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.06%) Wireless
10 1 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.03%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.25%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.19%) BigQuery
5 5 (5.15%) Redis
6 3 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.06%) Bigtable
7 2 (2.06%) MySQL
8 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.22%) WinDbg
3 5 (5.15%) JIRA
General
1 89 (91.75%) Finance
2 37 (38.14%) Banking
3 26 (26.80%) Social Skills
4 14 (14.43%) Investment Banking
5 13 (13.40%) Front Office
6 7 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (6.19%) Games
7 6 (6.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 5 (5.15%) Billing
8 5 (5.15%) Financial Institution
9 4 (4.12%) Back Office
9 4 (4.12%) Private Banking
10 3 (3.09%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (3.09%) Prime Brokerage
10 3 (3.09%) Retail Banking
11 2 (2.06%) Advertising
11 2 (2.06%) Legal
11 2 (2.06%) Marketing
11 2 (2.06%) Retail
12 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (29.90%) Support Engineer
2 25 (25.77%) Analyst
3 22 (22.68%) Support Analyst
4 17 (17.53%) Applications Support
4 17 (17.53%) Desktop Support
5 14 (14.43%) Desktop Engineer
5 14 (14.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 11 (11.34%) Applications Support Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) IT Support
7 10 (10.31%) Banking Analyst
8 9 (9.28%) Senior Support Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Developer
9 8 (8.25%) IT Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (7.22%) Linux Support
10 7 (7.22%) Windows Support Analyst
11 6 (6.19%) Quantitative Developer
11 6 (6.19%) Scala Developer
11 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.40%) React
2 12 (12.37%) KnockoutJS
2 12 (12.37%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (12.37%) Web Services
3 11 (11.34%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (11.34%) RESTful
4 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.19%) D3.js
4 6 (6.19%) GraphQL
4 6 (6.19%) Sidekiq
4 6 (6.19%) Spring
4 6 (6.19%) Spring Boot
5 5 (5.15%) Apache Beam
5 5 (5.15%) Kafka
5 5 (5.15%) WebSockets
6 3 (3.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Hedge funds
2 14 (14.43%) Blackberry
3 12 (12.37%) Mobile App
3 12 (12.37%) Virtual Team
4 11 (11.34%) Eurex
4 11 (11.34%) User Experience
5 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
5 9 (9.28%) Fat Client
5 9 (9.28%) Handset
5 9 (9.28%) Thin Client
6 8 (8.25%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (6.19%) Algorithms
7 6 (6.19%) Market Risk
8 4 (4.12%) Derivative
8 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.09%) Fixed Income
9 3 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (1.03%) Equities
10 1 (1.03%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 55 (56.70%) Windows
2 25 (25.77%) Linux
3 20 (20.62%) Windows 10
4 16 (16.49%) Windows Server
5 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (13.40%) Unix
7 12 (12.37%) Ubuntu
8 11 (11.34%) CentOS
8 11 (11.34%) Windows 7
9 9 (9.28%) Android
10 8 (8.25%) Solaris
10 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (4.12%) SUSE
13 2 (2.06%) Mac OS
14 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.14%) ITIL
2 23 (23.71%) Full Stack Development
3 17 (17.53%) Service Delivery
3 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
4 16 (16.49%) Incident Management
5 12 (12.37%) Analytics
5 12 (12.37%) Competitive Intelligence
5 12 (12.37%) Microservices
6 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.34%) Client Onboarding
6 11 (11.34%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (11.34%) DevOps
6 11 (11.34%) Problem Management
6 11 (11.34%) Visualisation
7 10 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (9.28%) ITIL V3
9 8 (8.25%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
10 7 (7.22%) Electronic Trading
11 6 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.05%) PowerShell
2 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.90%) SQL
4 27 (27.84%) Python
5 20 (20.62%) Ruby
6 14 (14.43%) Bash Shell
7 12 (12.37%) Java
7 12 (12.37%) Scala
8 10 (10.31%) Perl
9 9 (9.28%) VBScript
10 6 (6.19%) C#
10 6 (6.19%) Clojure
10 6 (6.19%) ES6
11 5 (5.15%) TypeScript
12 2 (2.06%) Go
12 2 (2.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) MCP
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.46%) MCSA
3 14 (14.43%) MCDST
3 14 (14.43%) MCITP
4 10 (10.31%) Degree
5 7 (7.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (5.15%) MCSE
7 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.06%) GDPR
3 2 (2.06%) QA
4 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (38.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.19%) Docker
2 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.09%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.06%) vSphere
5 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (18.56%) SCCM
2 9 (9.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (9.28%) ServiceCenter
3 7 (7.22%) Perfmon
4 6 (6.19%) Kubernetes
5 5 (5.15%) Istio
5 5 (5.15%) Terraform
6 3 (3.09%) Icinga
6 3 (3.09%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (3.09%) Nagios
6 3 (3.09%) Puppet
7 2 (2.06%) MOM
7 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.06%) vCenter Server
7 2 (2.06%) WSUS
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.03%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 87 (89.69%) Bloomberg
2 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
3 23 (23.71%) Cisco
4 22 (22.68%) Apple
5 19 (19.59%) Oracle
6 16 (16.49%) Fidessa
6 16 (16.49%) Red Hat
7 15 (15.46%) Citrix
8 14 (14.43%) ION Trading
9 12 (12.37%) CQG
9 12 (12.37%) DocuSign
9 12 (12.37%) Wallstreet Suite
10 11 (11.34%) Patsystems
10 11 (11.34%) Trayport
11 9 (9.28%) Dell
11 9 (9.28%) HP
11 9 (9.28%) Remedy
12 8 (8.25%) Google
13 7 (7.22%) FactSet
13 7 (7.22%) VMware