Bloomberg
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bloomberg over the 6 months to 29 May 2024 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 Bloomberg.

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 704 317 768
Rank change year-on-year -387 +451 -31
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 209 1,064 532
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 1.10% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 2.62% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 168 141 242
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £50,000 £66,250
Median % change year-on-year +70.00% -24.53% -11.67%
75th Percentile £112,500 £78,750 £100,000
90th Percentile £146,250 £130,000 £122,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £22,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +138.64% -37.14% -48.15%

All Vendors
UK

Bloomberg 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 36,805 40,671 64,743
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 35.64% 41.86% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24,888 23,505 33,070
10th Percentile £26,705 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,828 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.34% +5.26% +3.26%

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Bloomberg as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg in the UK

Bloomberg
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bloomberg.

Salary trend for Bloomberg in the UK

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bloomberg over the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the UK over the 6 months to 29 May 2024. 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
Jobs
England -289 209 £85,000 +88.89% 57
London +145 197 £85,000 +47.83% 49
Work from Home +85 46 £137,500 +138.10% 20
UK excluding London -526 12 £52,500 +138.64% 5
South East -265 7 £52,500 +138.64% 1
East of England -136 4 £42,500 - 2
North of England -96 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Bloomberg
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (21.05%) Microsoft Exchange
2 32 (15.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.96%) Apache
4 2 (0.96%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (0.96%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.48%) Confluence
5 1 (0.48%) Jupyter
Applications
1 21 (10.05%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (14.83%) Aladdin
2 17 (8.13%) Fidessa
3 16 (7.66%) thinkFolio
4 6 (2.87%) Eikon
5 5 (2.39%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (1.44%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.48%) Bloomberg AIM
Cloud Services
1 65 (31.10%) AWS
2 43 (20.57%) Azure
3 39 (18.66%) Microsoft 365
4 34 (16.27%) GCP
5 7 (3.35%) Amazon S3
5 7 (3.35%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (3.35%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (3.35%) AWS Step Functions
5 7 (3.35%) Serverless
6 4 (1.91%) Entra ID
7 3 (1.44%) WhatsApp
8 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.96%) dbt
8 2 (0.96%) Slack
9 1 (0.48%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (0.48%) GitHub
9 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.48%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 40 (19.14%) DHCP
1 40 (19.14%) DNS
1 40 (19.14%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.13%) Firewall
2 17 (8.13%) FIX Connectivity
2 17 (8.13%) LAN
3 16 (7.66%) VPN
4 8 (3.83%) Wireless
5 7 (3.35%) VLAN
6 6 (2.87%) FTP
7 5 (2.39%) PSTN
8 2 (0.96%) SMTP
8 2 (0.96%) SNMP
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.35%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.87%) MySQL
4 4 (1.91%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.96%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (0.96%) Apache Arrow
5 2 (0.96%) Apache Ignite
5 2 (0.96%) Dremio
5 2 (0.96%) Metadata
6 1 (0.48%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Git
2 6 (2.87%) JIRA
General
1 155 (74.16%) Finance
2 86 (41.15%) Front Office
3 52 (24.88%) Banking
4 26 (12.44%) Social Skills
5 16 (7.66%) Investment Banking
6 14 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.31%) Law
8 8 (3.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 3 (1.44%) Back Office
9 3 (1.44%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (43.06%) Analyst
2 42 (20.10%) Support Analyst
3 38 (18.18%) Developer
4 37 (17.70%) Python Developer
5 34 (16.27%) Quantitative Developer
6 28 (13.40%) Financial Analyst
7 25 (11.96%) IT Support
8 24 (11.48%) Applications Support
8 24 (11.48%) Business Analyst
8 24 (11.48%) Support Engineer
9 22 (10.53%) Finance Manager
10 18 (8.61%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
10 18 (8.61%) Lead
10 18 (8.61%) Senior
11 16 (7.66%) Data Business Analyst
11 16 (7.66%) Finance Business Analyst
12 14 (6.70%) Applications Support Analyst
12 14 (6.70%) Systems Analyst
13 12 (5.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 12 (5.74%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.00%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (5.26%) React
3 9 (4.31%) .NET
4 7 (3.35%) .NET Core
4 7 (3.35%) .NET Framework
4 7 (3.35%) ADSI
4 7 (3.35%) LDAP
4 7 (3.35%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (1.91%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.91%) CSS
5 4 (1.91%) FastAPI
5 4 (1.91%) HTML
5 4 (1.91%) Kafka
5 4 (1.91%) NumPy
5 4 (1.91%) Pandas
5 4 (1.91%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (1.91%) REST
5 4 (1.91%) Spring
5 4 (1.91%) Spring Boot
6 3 (1.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 85 (40.67%) Fixed Income
2 77 (36.84%) Hedge funds
3 61 (29.19%) Derivative
4 55 (26.32%) Equities
5 27 (12.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (12.92%) Product Ownership
6 17 (8.13%) Eurex
7 13 (6.22%) Replication
8 7 (3.35%) Blog
8 7 (3.35%) Legacy Applications
8 7 (3.35%) N-Tier
8 7 (3.35%) Private Cloud
8 7 (3.35%) SWIFT Messaging Network
9 6 (2.87%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.87%) Onboarding
10 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.44%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.44%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 85 (40.67%) Windows
2 41 (19.62%) Windows Server
3 28 (13.40%) Windows 10
4 27 (12.92%) Linux
5 17 (8.13%) CentOS
5 17 (8.13%) Unix
6 13 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (5.74%) Solaris
7 12 (5.74%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.87%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.91%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.96%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (43.54%) Asset Management
2 77 (36.84%) Investment Management
3 71 (33.97%) Agile
4 47 (22.49%) ITIL
5 41 (19.62%) Software Engineering
6 37 (17.70%) Roadmaps
7 35 (16.75%) Quantitative Research
8 32 (15.31%) Analytics
9 29 (13.88%) Portfolio Management
10 21 (10.05%) Systems Analysis
11 20 (9.57%) Machine Learning
12 18 (8.61%) Artificial Intelligence
13 17 (8.13%) Client Onboarding
14 16 (7.66%) Fintech
14 16 (7.66%) ITSM
15 15 (7.18%) People Management
16 14 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (6.70%) Cybersecurity
17 13 (6.22%) Data Loss Prevention
17 13 (6.22%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 92 (44.02%) SQL
2 88 (42.11%) Python
3 40 (19.14%) PowerShell
4 35 (16.75%) R
5 24 (11.48%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.61%) Bash
7 17 (8.13%) Perl
7 17 (8.13%) Ruby
8 12 (5.74%) Java
9 7 (3.35%) C#
9 7 (3.35%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.91%) Clojure
10 4 (1.91%) Groovy
10 4 (1.91%) Scala
11 3 (1.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (13.40%) Degree
2 13 (6.22%) CREST Certified
2 13 (6.22%) MCSA
2 13 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.96%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.74%) SLA
2 9 (4.31%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.35%) QA
4 4 (1.91%) MiFID
System Software
1 55 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.91%) vSphere
4 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (6.70%) SCCM
2 5 (2.39%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.48%) Control-M
4 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.48%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.48%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.31%) Reuters
3 23 (11.00%) ION Trading
4 22 (10.53%) Refinitiv
5 20 (9.57%) Cisco
5 20 (9.57%) Oracle
5 20 (9.57%) VMware
6 19 (9.09%) Trayport
7 17 (8.13%) CQG
7 17 (8.13%) Patsystems
7 17 (8.13%) Red Hat
8 16 (7.66%) Charles River
9 14 (6.70%) BISAM
9 14 (6.70%) FactSet
10 13 (6.22%) Citrix
10 13 (6.22%) MobileIron
11 7 (3.35%) Dell
11 7 (3.35%) FFastFill
11 7 (3.35%) HP
12 6 (2.87%) Avaya