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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 2 July 2022 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.

Bloomberg
UK
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 804 771 521
Rank change year-on-year -33 -250 +220
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 505 219 360
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.20% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.53% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 299 135 339
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,500 £48,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £67,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £90,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -16.67% +26.32%
75th Percentile £112,500 £102,500 £126,875
90th Percentile £122,500 £118,000 £161,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -48.15% +68.75% +73.91%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 70,106 41,099 31,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.99% 38.16% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34,199 28,016 24,762
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,481 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,606 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +0.20% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +3.26% -1.08% +3.33%

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 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 11 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 2 July 2022. 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 -4 487 £80,000 +6.67% 32
London -63 375 £80,000 +6.67% 31
UK excluding London -82 113 £35,000 -48.15% 1
Work from Home -175 95 £70,000 -18.84% 10
South East -31 61 £51,500 +47.14%
East of England -92 25 £33,750 - 1
North of England -68 24 - -
Yorkshire -40 23 - -
Wales - 2 - -
North West -70 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT jobs citing Bloomberg 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 with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 320 (63.37%) Finance
2 217 (42.97%) Social Skills
3 178 (35.25%) Microsoft
4 160 (31.68%) Windows
5 155 (30.69%) Degree
6 153 (30.30%) SQL
7 146 (28.91%) Python
8 121 (23.96%) C#
8 121 (23.96%) Front Office
9 118 (23.37%) Computer Science
10 113 (22.38%) Asset Management
11 110 (21.78%) Fixed Income
12 109 (21.58%) Microsoft Excel
13 107 (21.19%) Agile
14 105 (20.79%) ANSYS
15 104 (20.59%) Derivative
16 100 (19.80%) Virtual Team
17 91 (18.02%) Active Directory
18 90 (17.82%) Reuters
19 89 (17.62%) Software Engineering
20 87 (17.23%) Hedge funds
21 80 (15.84%) Scrum
22 79 (15.64%) VBA
23 78 (15.45%) Decision-Making
24 75 (14.85%) SQL Server
25 74 (14.65%) .NET
26 72 (14.26%) Banking
27 67 (13.27%) Mentoring
28 65 (12.87%) Windows 10
28 65 (12.87%) R

Bloomberg
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 20 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.56%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.17%) Apache
4 16 (3.17%) Apache Airflow
5 14 (2.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.79%) IIS
7 3 (0.59%) Confluence
8 2 (0.40%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 109 (21.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (9.50%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (7.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.79%) Camtasia
4 4 (0.79%) MadCap Flare
4 4 (0.79%) Zemax
5 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (11.09%) Fidessa
2 11 (2.18%) Eikon
3 9 (1.78%) Shopify
4 8 (1.58%) Summit
5 3 (0.59%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.40%) Kondor
7 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.20%) Eagle STAR
7 1 (0.20%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.20%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 54 (10.69%) Microsoft 365
2 50 (9.90%) AWS
3 32 (6.34%) Azure
4 24 (4.75%) Serverless
5 21 (4.16%) Power Platform
6 19 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (3.76%) Amazon S3
7 16 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 8 (1.58%) Azure DevOps
8 8 (1.58%) Datadog
9 7 (1.39%) GitHub
10 5 (0.99%) Slack
11 4 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.79%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.59%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.59%) PowerApps
13 2 (0.40%) SaaS
14 1 (0.20%) Google Workspace
14 1 (0.20%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.13%) LAN
2 33 (6.53%) TCP/IP
3 25 (4.95%) VoIP
4 24 (4.75%) NAS
5 23 (4.55%) FIX Connectivity
6 22 (4.36%) Firewall
7 21 (4.16%) DHCP
7 21 (4.16%) DNS
7 21 (4.16%) Network Security
8 19 (3.76%) VPN
8 19 (3.76%) WAN
9 7 (1.39%) BGP
9 7 (1.39%) Internet
9 7 (1.39%) IP Telephony
9 7 (1.39%) PBX
10 5 (0.99%) HTTP
11 3 (0.59%) Telnet
12 2 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.40%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.56%) Power BI
3 16 (3.17%) Amazon Athena
3 16 (3.17%) Apache Ignite
4 14 (2.77%) Tableau
5 12 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.19%) Qlik Sense
7 6 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.99%) SSDT
9 3 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.40%) KDB
10 2 (0.40%) Metadata
10 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.20%) MySQL
11 1 (0.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 49 (9.70%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.97%) JIRA
3 12 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.40%) PyCharm
7 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.20%) Grunt
7 1 (0.20%) gulp
7 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.20%) Protractor
7 1 (0.20%) webpack
General
1 320 (63.37%) Finance
2 217 (42.97%) Social Skills
3 121 (23.96%) Front Office
4 72 (14.26%) Banking
5 44 (8.71%) Electronics
6 43 (8.51%) Investment Banking
7 30 (5.94%) Presentation Skills
7 30 (5.94%) Telecoms
8 28 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (3.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 15 (2.97%) Legal
11 13 (2.57%) Marketing
12 5 (0.99%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.79%) Back Office
14 3 (0.59%) Law
14 3 (0.59%) Organisational Skills
15 2 (0.40%) Influencing Skills
15 2 (0.40%) Publishing
16 1 (0.20%) Documentation Skills
16 1 (0.20%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 99 (19.60%) Analyst
2 89 (17.62%) Developer
3 76 (15.05%) Software Engineer
4 71 (14.06%) Desktop Support
4 71 (14.06%) Support Engineer
5 54 (10.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 53 (10.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 52 (10.30%) Product Owner
8 47 (9.31%) Senior Software Engineer
9 36 (7.13%) C# Software Engineer
9 36 (7.13%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 33 (6.53%) Finance Manager
10 33 (6.53%) Product Manager
11 32 (6.34%) Business Analyst
12 30 (5.94%) Automation Tester
12 30 (5.94%) Tester
13 28 (5.54%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
13 28 (5.54%) Support Analyst
14 24 (4.75%) AWS Engineer
14 24 (4.75%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (14.65%) .NET
2 58 (11.49%) WPF
3 48 (9.50%) CSS
3 48 (9.50%) HTML
4 45 (8.91%) ASP.NET
4 45 (8.91%) COM
5 43 (8.51%) .NET Framework
5 43 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (7.92%) FIX Protocol
7 25 (4.95%) React
8 16 (3.17%) NumPy
8 16 (3.17%) Pandas
8 16 (3.17%) SciPy
9 13 (2.57%) Kafka
9 13 (2.57%) REST
9 13 (2.57%) WebSockets
10 10 (1.98%) LINQ
10 10 (1.98%) Node.js
10 10 (1.98%) XML
11 9 (1.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 110 (21.78%) Fixed Income
2 104 (20.59%) Derivative
3 100 (19.80%) Virtual Team
4 87 (17.23%) Hedge funds
5 58 (11.49%) OTC Derivatives
6 48 (9.50%) Data Centre
7 45 (8.91%) User Experience
8 42 (8.32%) Equities
9 39 (7.72%) Blackberry
10 38 (7.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 25 (4.95%) Reference Data
12 21 (4.16%) Eurex
13 13 (2.57%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.98%) Taxonomies
15 9 (1.78%) Blockchain
15 9 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
16 8 (1.58%) Cloud Native
17 7 (1.39%) Fat Client
17 7 (1.39%) Thin Client
18 6 (1.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 160 (31.68%) Windows
2 65 (12.87%) Windows 10
3 45 (8.91%) Windows 7
4 44 (8.71%) VMS
5 34 (6.73%) Linux
6 26 (5.15%) Windows Server
7 23 (4.55%) Mac OS
8 21 (4.16%) Unix
8 21 (4.16%) Windows Server 2016
9 20 (3.96%) Android
10 19 (3.76%) Solaris
10 19 (3.76%) Ubuntu
11 18 (3.56%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.99%) CentOS
15 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (23.37%) Computer Science
2 113 (22.38%) Asset Management
3 107 (21.19%) Agile
4 89 (17.62%) Software Engineering
5 80 (15.84%) Scrum
6 78 (15.45%) Decision-Making
7 67 (13.27%) Mentoring
8 65 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
9 64 (12.67%) Risk Analysis
10 62 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
11 59 (11.68%) Performance Attribution
12 57 (11.29%) Investment Management
13 53 (10.50%) MVC
13 53 (10.50%) Test Automation
14 52 (10.30%) Mathematics
14 52 (10.30%) OOP
15 51 (10.10%) Clean Code
16 46 (9.11%) OO
16 46 (9.11%) Software Testing
17 44 (8.71%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 153 (30.30%) SQL
2 146 (28.91%) Python
3 121 (23.96%) C#
4 79 (15.64%) VBA
5 65 (12.87%) R
6 47 (9.31%) C++
7 42 (8.32%) MATLAB
8 40 (7.92%) Java
9 19 (3.76%) JavaScript
10 16 (3.17%) Go
11 14 (2.77%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.57%) Ruby
13 9 (1.78%) Scala
14 8 (1.58%) Perl
15 6 (1.19%) Bash
16 5 (0.99%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.99%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.99%) XPath
17 4 (0.79%) C
17 4 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 155 (30.69%) Degree
2 50 (9.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (4.55%) MCITP
4 23 (4.55%) MCSA
5 21 (4.16%) MCDST
5 21 (4.16%) MCP
6 17 (3.37%) CFA
7 7 (1.39%) MCSE
8 5 (0.99%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.40%) MOS
9 2 (0.40%) PhD
10 1 (0.20%) CSPO
10 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (12.48%) QA
2 20 (3.96%) SLA
3 6 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.99%) GDPR
5 2 (0.40%) EMIR
5 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) MiFID
System Software
1 91 (18.02%) Active Directory
2 28 (5.54%) Docker
3 11 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.40%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.40%) vSphere
5 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (4.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 20 (3.96%) SCCM
3 14 (2.77%) ServiceCenter
4 13 (2.57%) Ansible
5 9 (1.78%) Terraform
6 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (1.58%) Puppet
7 3 (0.59%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.20%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 178 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 105 (20.79%) ANSYS
3 90 (17.82%) Reuters
4 56 (11.09%) Cisco
5 47 (9.31%) BISAM
6 40 (7.92%) HP
7 28 (5.54%) FactSet
8 23 (4.55%) CQG
8 23 (4.55%) Lotus
9 22 (4.36%) ION Trading
10 21 (4.16%) Oracle
10 21 (4.16%) Patsystems
10 21 (4.16%) Trayport
11 19 (3.76%) Red Hat
12 18 (3.56%) Citrix
13 17 (3.37%) Refinitiv
14 16 (3.17%) Apple
14 16 (3.17%) Murex
14 16 (3.17%) Tradeweb
15 14 (2.77%) Remedy