Period
to 20 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Eikon skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Eikon over the 6 months to 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Refinitiv Eikon
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 837 946 1125
Rank change year-on-year +109 +179 +78
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 15 9 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.38% 0.14% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
10th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 "
25th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £57,500 £24,000
Median % change year-on-year +30.43% +139.58% -40.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £89,375 £36,000
90th Percentile £89,750 £120,000 £42,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 - -

Eikon is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,903 6,464 8,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.62% 5.88% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,920 4,736 6,183
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £69,563
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -

Eikon
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Eikon in the UK

Eikon
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Eikon in the UK

Eikon
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Eikon over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Eikon in the UK

Eikon
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Eikon within the UK over the 6 months to 20 April 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
England +150 15 £75,000 +30.43%
London +117 11 £72,500 +26.09%
East Midlands - 4 £75,000 -
Midlands - 4 £75,000 -
UK excluding London - 4 £75,000 -
Work from Home - 2 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, IT jobs citing Eikon 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 Eikon.

1 11 (73.33%) Reuters
1 11 (73.33%) Bloomberg
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Azure
3 7 (46.67%) AWS
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 5 (33.33%) People Management
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
6 4 (26.67%) GCP
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) Google
6 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
7 3 (20.00%) Apple
7 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) DNS

Eikon
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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) AWS
1 7 (46.67%) Azure
2 4 (26.67%) GCP
3 3 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (20.00%) Mimecast
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) QA Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Market Data Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Market Data Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 5 (33.33%) People Management
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
2 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Backtesting
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Bloomberg
1 11 (73.33%) Reuters
2 4 (26.67%) Google
3 3 (20.00%) Apple
3 3 (20.00%) Polycom
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat