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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 918 914
Rank change year-on-year +85 -4  
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 19 32 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.031% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.051% 0.067% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 45
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £47,500

FactSet is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37486 48082 50807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 45.98% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30131 39279 40986
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

FactSet
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing FactSet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for FactSet in the UK

FactSet
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FactSet.

Salary trend for FactSet in the UK

FactSet
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FactSet over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +61 17 £52,500 +10.52%
London +49 17 £52,500 +10.52%
City of London +23 2 £60,000 +23.07%
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing FactSet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FactSet.

1 43 (76.79%) Bloomberg
2 35 (62.50%) Finance
3 32 (57.14%) Citrix
4 31 (55.36%) Windows
5 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
6 29 (51.79%) Reuters
7 28 (50.00%) Investment Management
8 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 23 (41.07%) Asset Management
10 17 (30.36%) Banking
11 15 (26.79%) Blackberry
11 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
12 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 13 (23.21%) Fund Management
14 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
14 11 (19.64%) SQL
14 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (17.86%) iPhone
16 9 (16.07%) ITIL
16 9 (16.07%) Fidessa
16 9 (16.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 8 (14.29%) Charles River
17 8 (14.29%) Unix
17 8 (14.29%) Hedge funds
18 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
18 7 (12.50%) IP Telephony
18 7 (12.50%) MS Office
18 7 (12.50%) Project Management
19 6 (10.71%) CSS
19 6 (10.71%) HTML

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 9 (16.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (8.93%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
3 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Eikon
2 4 (7.14%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (7.14%) thinkFolio
3 3 (5.36%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.79%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 5 (8.93%) VPN
3 3 (5.36%) Broadband
4 2 (3.57%) ADSL
4 2 (3.57%) Internet
4 2 (3.57%) Intranet
4 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) MS Access
3 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) InstallShield
General
1 35 (62.50%) Finance
2 17 (30.36%) Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Front Office
4 4 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.36%) German Language
5 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Analyst
2 18 (32.14%) Desktop Support
3 14 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Applications Support
4 9 (16.07%) Service Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) IT Support
5 6 (10.71%) Junior
5 6 (10.71%) Junior Desktop Support
5 6 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.93%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (8.93%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Leader
7 4 (7.14%) Asset Management Project Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) CSS
1 6 (10.71%) HTML
2 4 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) CSS3
2 4 (7.14%) HTML5
2 4 (7.14%) jQuery
3 3 (5.36%) JSON
3 3 (5.36%) Spring
3 3 (5.36%) XML
4 2 (3.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Blackberry
2 10 (17.86%) iPhone
3 8 (14.29%) Hedge funds
4 5 (8.93%) Fixed Income
4 5 (8.93%) iPad
5 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.14%) Derivative
6 3 (5.36%) Fat Client
6 3 (5.36%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (5.36%) Thin Client
6 3 (5.36%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.57%) Equities
7 2 (3.57%) Fintech
7 2 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.57%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
4 8 (14.29%) Unix
5 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 6 (10.71%) Linux
7 4 (7.14%) Android
8 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
8 3 (5.36%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.79%) Solaris
10 1 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 23 (41.07%) Asset Management
3 13 (23.21%) Fund Management
4 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.07%) ITIL
6 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (7.14%) DevOps
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.36%) Analytics
8 3 (5.36%) Application Packaging
8 3 (5.36%) Change Management
8 3 (5.36%) Data Management
9 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.57%) Scrum
9 2 (3.57%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.36%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
4 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.57%) VBA
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) XenApp
3 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) SCCM
2 3 (5.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.57%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (1.79%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 43 (76.79%) Bloomberg
2 32 (57.14%) Citrix
3 29 (51.79%) Reuters
4 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.07%) Fidessa
6 8 (14.29%) Charles River
7 6 (10.71%) Oracle
7 6 (10.71%) Vermilion
8 5 (8.93%) VMware
9 4 (7.14%) Apple
9 4 (7.14%) HP
10 3 (5.36%) Fixnetix
11 2 (3.57%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.57%) Cisco
11 2 (3.57%) StatPro
12 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com