Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Reuters
England > London
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 465 561 588
Rank change year-on-year +96 +27 +62
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 303 274 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.52% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 0.93% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 256 232 197
London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +20.62%
10th Percentile £28,500 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £132,500 £82,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +15.38%

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 24,301 29,567 29,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.63% 42.90% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18,790 23,222 24,212
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 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 +35 56 £52,500 -25.00% 1
South London - 11 - -
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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.

1 283 (93.40%) Bloomberg
2 256 (84.49%) Finance
3 163 (53.80%) Java
4 148 (48.84%) Python
5 144 (47.52%) C++
5 144 (47.52%) Asset Management
6 143 (47.19%) Front Office
7 129 (42.57%) Derivative
8 128 (42.24%) C#
9 125 (41.25%) Banking
10 124 (40.92%) Investment Management
11 121 (39.93%) Fixed Income
12 112 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
13 110 (36.30%) Windows
14 101 (33.33%) Fund Management
15 88 (29.04%) JavaScript
16 86 (28.38%) SQL
17 83 (27.39%) Web Services
17 83 (27.39%) Amazon AWS
18 73 (24.09%) Hedge funds
18 73 (24.09%) Mentoring
18 73 (24.09%) React
18 73 (24.09%) Software Engineering
19 72 (23.76%) Docker
20 69 (22.77%) Portfolio Management
20 69 (22.77%) AngularJS
21 68 (22.44%) GitHub
21 68 (22.44%) Node.js
21 68 (22.44%) Front End Development
22 67 (22.11%) Oracle

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 44 (14.52%) Apache
1 44 (14.52%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.63%) JBoss
2 11 (3.63%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.30%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.97%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.31%) IBM Notes
5 7 (2.31%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.99%) Confluence
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.33%) CMS
10 1 (0.33%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (12.54%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (8.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 50 (16.50%) thinkFolio
2 13 (4.29%) Eze OMS
3 7 (2.31%) Eikon
4 6 (1.98%) Eagle PACE
4 6 (1.98%) Front Arena
4 6 (1.98%) Markit EDM
5 5 (1.65%) Actimize
6 2 (0.66%) RMDS
6 2 (0.66%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 2 (0.66%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.33%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.33%) PRMS
7 1 (0.33%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 83 (27.39%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (22.44%) GitHub
3 44 (14.52%) SaaS
4 38 (12.54%) Office 365
5 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.93%) TCP/IP
2 19 (6.27%) DHCP
3 17 (5.61%) DNS
4 12 (3.96%) VPN
5 10 (3.30%) Network Security
6 9 (2.97%) Skype
7 8 (2.64%) HTTP
7 8 (2.64%) LAN
7 8 (2.64%) WAN
8 5 (1.65%) 3G
8 5 (1.65%) Broadband
8 5 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.66%) Firewall
10 2 (0.66%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.66%) VoIP
10 2 (0.66%) Wireless
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.95%) Big Data
3 12 (3.96%) RDBMS
3 12 (3.96%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.97%) Hadoop
4 9 (2.97%) KDB
4 9 (2.97%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.64%) Kdb+
5 8 (2.64%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.65%) HBase
7 5 (1.65%) QlikView
8 4 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.33%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.33%) DB2
10 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.96%) Subversion
2 11 (3.63%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.63%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (2.64%) JIRA
4 6 (1.98%) WinDbg
5 5 (1.65%) JUnit
6 4 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.32%) JMeter
7 3 (0.99%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.33%) ERwin
8 1 (0.33%) Maven
General
1 256 (84.49%) Finance
2 143 (47.19%) Front Office
3 125 (41.25%) Banking
4 45 (14.85%) French Language
5 44 (14.52%) German Language
5 44 (14.52%) Italian Language
5 44 (14.52%) Spanish Language
6 29 (9.57%) Investment Banking
7 27 (8.91%) Back Office
8 10 (3.30%) Financial Institution
9 8 (2.64%) Telecoms
10 7 (2.31%) General Ledger
10 7 (2.31%) Legal
11 5 (1.65%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.33%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) Law
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (20.13%) Analyst
1 61 (20.13%) Support Engineer
2 54 (17.82%) Architect
3 46 (15.18%) AWS Architect
4 45 (14.85%) Lead Architect
4 45 (14.85%) Support Analyst
5 40 (13.20%) Desktop Support
6 37 (12.21%) AWS Engineer
7 34 (11.22%) AWS Software Engineer
7 34 (11.22%) Software Engineer
8 33 (10.89%) Technical Leader
9 31 (10.23%) Desktop Engineer
9 31 (10.23%) Developer
10 30 (9.90%) Applications Support
10 30 (9.90%) Lead Software Engineer
11 25 (8.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 18 (5.94%) Technical Architect
13 16 (5.28%) Applications Engineer
13 16 (5.28%) Applications Support Engineer
14 15 (4.95%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (27.39%) Web Services
2 73 (24.09%) React
3 69 (22.77%) AngularJS
4 68 (22.44%) Node.js
5 54 (17.82%) FIX Protocol
6 20 (6.60%) JSON
7 18 (5.94%) Spring
8 17 (5.61%) .NET
9 12 (3.96%) Hibernate
9 12 (3.96%) HTML
10 11 (3.63%) Ajax
10 11 (3.63%) CSS
10 11 (3.63%) DHTML
10 11 (3.63%) iBATIS
10 11 (3.63%) JPA
10 11 (3.63%) jQuery
10 11 (3.63%) JSTL
10 11 (3.63%) REST
10 11 (3.63%) Spring Integration
10 11 (3.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 129 (42.57%) Derivative
2 121 (39.93%) Fixed Income
3 73 (24.09%) Hedge funds
4 64 (21.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 58 (19.14%) Equities
6 41 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (6.93%) Blackberry
8 14 (4.62%) Eurex
9 13 (4.29%) SWIFT
10 11 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (2.97%) Social Media
12 7 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (1.98%) Fat Client
13 6 (1.98%) Handset
13 6 (1.98%) iSeries
13 6 (1.98%) Thin Client
14 5 (1.65%) Data Centre
14 5 (1.65%) PMI
15 4 (1.32%) Algorithms
15 4 (1.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 110 (36.30%) Windows
2 53 (17.49%) Windows 7
3 52 (17.16%) Windows 10
4 49 (16.17%) Windows Server
5 41 (13.53%) Linux
6 19 (6.27%) Unix
7 18 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (3.63%) Android
8 11 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.97%) CentOS
9 9 (2.97%) Solaris
9 9 (2.97%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.98%) AIX
10 6 (1.98%) Fedora
10 6 (1.98%) HPUX
10 6 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.65%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.99%) Debian
12 3 (0.99%) SUSE
12 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (47.52%) Asset Management
2 124 (40.92%) Investment Management
3 112 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (33.33%) Fund Management
5 73 (24.09%) Mentoring
5 73 (24.09%) Software Engineering
6 69 (22.77%) Portfolio Management
7 68 (22.44%) Front End Development
8 50 (16.50%) Wealth Management
9 47 (15.51%) Computer Science
10 35 (11.55%) ITIL
11 34 (11.22%) Economics
12 27 (8.91%) Analytics
13 25 (8.25%) Problem Management
14 24 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (7.26%) High Availability
15 22 (7.26%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (6.60%) Multithreading
17 18 (5.94%) Low Latency
18 17 (5.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (53.80%) Java
2 148 (48.84%) Python
3 144 (47.52%) C++
4 128 (42.24%) C#
5 88 (29.04%) JavaScript
6 86 (28.38%) SQL
7 54 (17.82%) Bash Shell
8 48 (15.84%) Perl
9 37 (12.21%) Ruby
10 22 (7.26%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.63%) PL/SQL
12 10 (3.30%) Bourne shell
12 10 (3.30%) Korn
13 7 (2.31%) AWK
13 7 (2.31%) R
14 6 (1.98%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.98%) VB
14 6 (1.98%) VBA
14 6 (1.98%) VBScript
15 3 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 65 (21.45%) Degree
2 11 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.98%) MCP
3 6 (1.98%) MCSA
3 6 (1.98%) MCSE
3 6 (1.98%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.65%) MCDST
4 5 (1.65%) MCITP
5 2 (0.66%) CCA
5 2 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.33%) MOS
6 1 (0.33%) PMP
6 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.60%) QA
2 7 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.98%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 72 (23.76%) Docker
2 67 (22.11%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.32%) XenApp
5 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.33%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.33%) GPFS
6 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.33%) NFS
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (11.55%) SCCM
2 12 (3.96%) Control-M
3 7 (2.31%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (1.98%) Perfmon
5 5 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.65%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (1.32%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.66%) WSUS
8 1 (0.33%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.33%) SCOM
8 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 283 (93.40%) Bloomberg
2 67 (22.11%) Oracle
3 53 (17.49%) Microsoft
4 52 (17.16%) FXall
5 50 (16.50%) MarketAxess
5 50 (16.50%) Tradeweb
6 47 (15.51%) ION Trading
7 44 (14.52%) Eze Software Group
8 30 (9.90%) Fidessa
9 25 (8.25%) Cisco
9 25 (8.25%) Citrix
10 17 (5.61%) Apple
11 15 (4.95%) VMware
12 14 (4.62%) CQG
12 14 (4.62%) FactSet
13 13 (4.29%) Charles River
14 11 (3.63%) AppDynamics
14 11 (3.63%) FFastFill
15 10 (3.30%) Red Hat
16 8 (2.64%) IBM