Period
to 21 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of FactSet products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FactSet over the 6 months to 21 October 2020 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

FactSet
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 645 1048 1121
Rank change year-on-year +403 +73 +3
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 35 33 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.024% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.056% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 35 10 42
Median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +61.11% -
10th Percentile £65,000 £38,000 £36,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £88,750 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 - £33,500

FactSet 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 19,431 58,445 70,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.76% 42.67% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15,341 44,489 54,302
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

FactSet
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FactSet in the UK

FactSet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FactSet in the UK

FactSet
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing FactSet over the 6 months to 21 October 2020.

Salary histogram for FactSet in the UK

FactSet
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FactSet within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2020. 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 +380 35 £80,000 +10.34% 1
London +276 34 £81,250 +12.07% 1
North West - 1 £50,000 -
UK excluding London - 1 £50,000 -
North of England - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, IT jobs citing FactSet 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 FactSet.

1 35 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 33 (94.29%) Finance
2 33 (94.29%) Markit EDM
3 32 (91.43%) Asset Management
3 32 (91.43%) SQL
4 31 (88.57%) Front Office
4 31 (88.57%) Fixed Income
4 31 (88.57%) Equities
4 31 (88.57%) Investment Management
4 31 (88.57%) Reference Data
4 31 (88.57%) Derivative
5 30 (85.71%) Eagle PACE
5 30 (85.71%) Back Office
5 30 (85.71%) Reuters
5 30 (85.71%) Hedge funds
6 28 (80.00%) Python
7 26 (74.29%) Pandas
8 5 (14.29%) Analytics
8 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
10 3 (8.57%) ETL
10 3 (8.57%) Azure
10 3 (8.57%) AWS
11 2 (5.71%) Open Source
11 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
11 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
11 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) Charles River
11 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) GCP

FactSet
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 1 (2.86%) SAS
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 33 (94.29%) Markit EDM
2 30 (85.71%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.86%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) AWS
1 3 (8.57%) Azure
2 2 (5.71%) GCP
3 1 (2.86%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
1 1 (2.86%) Power BI
1 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 33 (94.29%) Finance
2 31 (88.57%) Front Office
3 30 (85.71%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Analyst
2 30 (85.71%) Finance Manager
2 30 (85.71%) Financial Analyst
3 29 (82.86%) Data Analyst
4 28 (80.00%) Data Manager
5 16 (45.71%) Reference Data Analyst
6 12 (34.29%) Market Analyst
6 12 (34.29%) Market Data Analyst
6 12 (34.29%) Market Data Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Data Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) Pandas
2 1 (2.86%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 31 (88.57%) Derivative
1 31 (88.57%) Equities
1 31 (88.57%) Fixed Income
1 31 (88.57%) Reference Data
2 30 (85.71%) Hedge funds
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Asset Management
2 31 (88.57%) Investment Management
3 5 (14.29%) Analytics
4 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) ETL
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Data Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
6 2 (5.71%) Decision-Making
6 2 (5.71%) Open Source
7 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.86%) Economics
7 1 (2.86%) Fund Management
7 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.86%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.86%) Statistics
7 1 (2.86%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 28 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 30 (85.71%) Reuters
3 2 (5.71%) Charles River
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Refinitiv
4 1 (2.86%) RIMES