Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 526 540 596
Rank change year-on-year +14 +56 -23
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 209 280 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 1.00% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 188 240 237
London median annual salary £68,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.95% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,875 £27,650
90th Percentile £140,000 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% +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 22,203 27,891 32,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.43% 42.01% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17,299 21,909 24,616
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 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 13 December 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 +5 32 £57,500 +9.52% 6
West London - 3 £45,000 - 1
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 203 (97.13%) Bloomberg
2 143 (68.42%) Finance
3 120 (57.42%) Investment Management
4 111 (53.11%) Front Office
5 110 (52.63%) Python
6 101 (48.33%) Fixed Income
7 100 (47.85%) Asset Management
8 91 (43.54%) Derivative
9 80 (38.28%) C#
10 79 (37.80%) SQL
11 64 (30.62%) C++
11 64 (30.62%) Java
12 63 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
13 62 (29.67%) AWS
14 61 (29.19%) Web Services
15 60 (28.71%) Windows
15 60 (28.71%) Equities
16 58 (27.75%) Mentoring
17 56 (26.79%) Hedge funds
18 52 (24.88%) Degree
19 47 (22.49%) Banking
19 47 (22.49%) Office 365
20 43 (20.57%) ITIL
21 41 (19.62%) Back Office
22 39 (18.66%) GitHub
23 38 (18.18%) Docker
24 37 (17.70%) React
25 35 (16.75%) Front End Development
25 35 (16.75%) AngularJS
25 35 (16.75%) Node.js

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 21 (10.05%) Apache
1 21 (10.05%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (13.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (10.53%) Eagle PACE
1 22 (10.53%) Markit EDM
1 22 (10.53%) PolarLake
2 21 (10.05%) thinkFolio
3 9 (4.31%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.48%) Actimize
4 1 (0.48%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 62 (29.67%) AWS
2 47 (22.49%) Office 365
3 39 (18.66%) GitHub
4 21 (10.05%) SaaS
5 4 (1.91%) NuGet
6 2 (0.96%) Azure
6 2 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.48%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.05%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (6.22%) DHCP
3 9 (4.31%) DNS
4 8 (3.83%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.35%) Firewall
6 6 (2.87%) FIX Connectivity
6 6 (2.87%) LAN
6 6 (2.87%) VPN
6 6 (2.87%) WAN
7 3 (1.44%) Wireless
8 2 (0.96%) BGP
8 2 (0.96%) Internet
8 2 (0.96%) Multicast
8 2 (0.96%) Network Security
8 2 (0.96%) OSPF
8 2 (0.96%) SAN
9 1 (0.48%) DMZ
9 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.48%) MPLS
9 1 (0.48%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.44%) MySQL
3 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.48%) KDB
4 1 (0.48%) Kdb+
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.48%) Power BI
4 1 (0.48%) QlikView
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.87%) WinDbg
3 5 (2.39%) Subversion
4 4 (1.91%) Gradle
4 4 (1.91%) Maven
5 3 (1.44%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.96%) MSI
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 143 (68.42%) Finance
2 111 (53.11%) Front Office
3 47 (22.49%) Banking
4 41 (19.62%) Back Office
5 25 (11.96%) Investment Banking
6 22 (10.53%) French Language
6 22 (10.53%) German Language
7 21 (10.05%) Italian Language
7 21 (10.05%) Spanish Language
8 11 (5.26%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (24.88%) Support Engineer
2 36 (17.22%) AWS Engineer
3 35 (16.75%) Analyst
3 35 (16.75%) Software Engineer
4 34 (16.27%) AWS Software Engineer
5 25 (11.96%) Desktop Support
6 23 (11.00%) Applications Support
7 22 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
7 22 (10.53%) Principal Software Engineer
8 21 (10.05%) Applications Engineer
8 21 (10.05%) Applications Support Engineer
9 19 (9.09%) IT Support
10 14 (6.70%) Data Manager
10 14 (6.70%) Desktop Engineer
10 14 (6.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 13 (6.22%) Architect
11 13 (6.22%) Data Analytics Manager
11 13 (6.22%) Lead Software Engineer
11 13 (6.22%) Senior IT Support
11 13 (6.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (29.19%) Web Services
2 37 (17.70%) React
3 35 (16.75%) AngularJS
3 35 (16.75%) Node.js
4 31 (14.83%) FIX Protocol
5 18 (8.61%) XML
6 8 (3.83%) .NET
7 4 (1.91%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (1.44%) Middleware
8 3 (1.44%) Rendezvous
9 2 (0.96%) HTML
9 2 (0.96%) HTML5
9 2 (0.96%) OpenFin
9 2 (0.96%) REST
9 2 (0.96%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.96%) Spring
10 1 (0.48%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 101 (48.33%) Fixed Income
2 91 (43.54%) Derivative
3 60 (28.71%) Equities
4 56 (26.79%) Hedge funds
5 23 (11.00%) Reference Data
6 22 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (9.57%) Video Conferencing
8 19 (9.09%) Management Information System
9 17 (8.13%) SWIFT
10 13 (6.22%) Fat Client
10 13 (6.22%) Thin Client
11 9 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (2.87%) Blackberry
12 6 (2.87%) Eurex
12 6 (2.87%) Handset
13 4 (1.91%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.91%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 2 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
15 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 60 (28.71%) Windows
2 22 (10.53%) Linux
3 19 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 18 (8.61%) Windows 7
5 15 (7.18%) Windows Server
6 11 (5.26%) Unix
7 6 (2.87%) Android
7 6 (2.87%) Solaris
8 5 (2.39%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.48%) CentOS
10 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (57.42%) Investment Management
2 100 (47.85%) Asset Management
3 63 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (27.75%) Mentoring
5 43 (20.57%) ITIL
6 35 (16.75%) Front End Development
6 35 (16.75%) Fund Management
6 35 (16.75%) Portfolio Management
6 35 (16.75%) Software Engineering
7 25 (11.96%) Computer Science
7 25 (11.96%) Fintech
8 24 (11.48%) Analytics
8 24 (11.48%) Performance Attribution
9 23 (11.00%) Data Analytics
9 23 (11.00%) Data Management
10 22 (10.53%) Enterprise Data Management
10 22 (10.53%) Machine Learning
11 21 (10.05%) Wealth Management
12 17 (8.13%) PRINCE
13 15 (7.18%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 110 (52.63%) Python
2 80 (38.28%) C#
3 79 (37.80%) SQL
4 64 (30.62%) C++
4 64 (30.62%) Java
5 35 (16.75%) JavaScript
6 29 (13.88%) Perl
7 27 (12.92%) Bash Shell
8 23 (11.00%) R
8 23 (11.00%) Ruby
9 21 (10.05%) Bourne shell
9 21 (10.05%) Korn
10 19 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 17 (8.13%) VBA
12 8 (3.83%) VBScript
13 4 (1.91%) VB
14 3 (1.44%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.96%) AWK
15 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (24.88%) Degree
2 10 (4.78%) MCSE
2 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.39%) CCNA
4 5 (2.39%) MCDST
5 4 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.44%) CCNP
6 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.96%) MCP
8 1 (0.48%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.70%) SLA
2 6 (2.87%) QA
3 3 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (18.18%) Docker
2 35 (16.75%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.31%) XenApp
3 9 (4.31%) XenDesktop
4 8 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.48%) GPFS
6 1 (0.48%) NFS
6 1 (0.48%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (16.75%) SCCM
2 7 (3.35%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.96%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.96%) Packer
3 2 (0.96%) Puppet
3 2 (0.96%) Terraform
4 1 (0.48%) Ansible
4 1 (0.48%) Control-M
4 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 203 (97.13%) Bloomberg
2 32 (15.31%) Microsoft
3 31 (14.83%) Cisco
4 28 (13.40%) Oracle
5 27 (12.92%) ION Trading
6 21 (10.05%) Apple
6 21 (10.05%) Eze Software Group
6 21 (10.05%) FXall
6 21 (10.05%) MarketAxess
6 21 (10.05%) Tradeweb
7 20 (9.57%) Avaya
8 17 (8.13%) SimCorp
9 16 (7.66%) Citrix
10 13 (6.22%) VMware
11 12 (5.74%) Wyse
12 9 (4.31%) Fidessa
13 7 (3.35%) CQG
13 7 (3.35%) Trayport
14 6 (2.87%) Red Hat
14 6 (2.87%) TIBCO