Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reuters over the 6 months to 27 January 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Reuters
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1000 717 814
Rank change year-on-year -283 +97 +59
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 95 70 226
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77 68 208
10th Percentile - £34,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £30,000 £40,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £67,500 £61,250
Median % change year-on-year -29.63% +10.20% +16.67%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £107,188
90th Percentile £111,250 £112,500 £138,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,500 £67,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -16.30% +170.00% -50.00%

Reuters 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 50,986 24,522 51,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.10% 37.91% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32,595 19,321 40,134
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,840 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.62% +1.87% -

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in the UK

Reuters
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Reuters in the UK

Reuters
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Reuters over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Reuters in the UK

Reuters
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 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 -229 94 £46,250 -32.73% 22
London -186 92 £46,250 -33.93% 20
Work from Home - 7 £35,000 -
UK excluding London -211 2 £56,500 -16.30% 3
South East -121 1 £90,000 +33.33%
East of England - 1 £23,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 83 (87.37%) Bloomberg
2 74 (77.89%) Finance
3 60 (63.16%) Windows
4 40 (42.11%) ITIL
4 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 39 (41.05%) Active Directory
6 36 (37.89%) Banking
7 34 (35.79%) TCP/IP
7 34 (35.79%) Microsoft Excel
8 30 (31.58%) SQL
9 29 (30.53%) Apple
9 29 (30.53%) Social Skills
10 26 (27.37%) PowerShell
11 25 (26.32%) Incident Management
11 25 (26.32%) Service Delivery
11 25 (26.32%) Cisco
11 25 (26.32%) Windows 10
12 24 (25.26%) SQL Server
13 22 (23.16%) MCP
13 22 (23.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (23.16%) Microsoft 365
14 21 (22.11%) Blackberry
15 20 (21.05%) VPN
15 20 (21.05%) MCSA
15 20 (21.05%) Linux
15 20 (21.05%) Windows Server 2016
16 19 (20.00%) LAN
16 19 (20.00%) WAN
16 19 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 19 (20.00%) MCDST

Reuters
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 18 (18.95%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 17 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 17 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.26%) WordPress
4 2 (2.11%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (35.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Eikon
2 3 (3.16%) Elite 3E
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.05%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.05%) SAP BRIM
4 1 (1.05%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.05%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.05%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.05%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.05%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (23.16%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (9.47%) Azure
3 8 (8.42%) AWS
4 5 (5.26%) Power Platform
5 4 (4.21%) GCP
5 4 (4.21%) Slack
6 1 (1.05%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.79%) TCP/IP
2 20 (21.05%) VPN
3 19 (20.00%) LAN
3 19 (20.00%) WAN
4 17 (17.89%) Network Security
5 11 (11.58%) DNS
5 11 (11.58%) FIX Connectivity
6 10 (10.53%) DHCP
6 10 (10.53%) Firewall
7 3 (3.16%) VoIP
8 2 (2.11%) BGP
8 2 (2.11%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.11%) Multicast
8 2 (2.11%) OSPF
8 2 (2.11%) Wireless
9 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) MySQL
3 5 (5.26%) Power BI
3 5 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (5.26%) QlikView
4 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.11%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.11%) Big Data
5 2 (2.11%) Bigtable
5 2 (2.11%) Blockchain
5 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.11%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.11%) DB2
5 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.11%) HBase
5 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) WinDbg
2 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.16%) JIRA
3 2 (2.11%) ERwin
4 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 74 (77.89%) Finance
2 36 (37.89%) Banking
3 29 (30.53%) Social Skills
4 15 (15.79%) Investment Banking
5 14 (14.74%) Front Office
6 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (11.58%) Legal
7 7 (7.37%) Organisational Skills
8 6 (6.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 4 (4.21%) Back Office
9 4 (4.21%) Financial Institution
9 4 (4.21%) Law
10 3 (3.16%) Prime Brokerage
10 3 (3.16%) Retail Banking
11 2 (2.11%) Advertising
11 2 (2.11%) Marketing
11 2 (2.11%) Private Banking
11 2 (2.11%) Retail
11 2 (2.11%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 27 (28.42%) Analyst
3 24 (25.26%) Desktop Support
4 21 (22.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 21 (22.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 17 (17.89%) Support Analyst
6 16 (16.84%) Applications Support
7 11 (11.58%) IT Support
8 10 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (10.53%) Banking Analyst
9 9 (9.47%) Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Financial Analyst
10 8 (8.42%) IT Engineer
10 8 (8.42%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 6 (6.32%) Java Developer
12 6 (6.32%) Quantitative Developer
12 6 (6.32%) Scala Developer
12 6 (6.32%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (8.42%) React
2 8 (8.42%) Web Services
3 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.32%) Spring
3 6 (6.32%) Spring Boot
4 5 (5.26%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (2.11%) Apache NiFi
5 2 (2.11%) DAO
5 2 (2.11%) Kafka
6 1 (1.05%) .NET
6 1 (1.05%) COM
6 1 (1.05%) Rendezvous
6 1 (1.05%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Blackberry
2 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
3 16 (16.84%) Hedge funds
4 11 (11.58%) Eurex
5 9 (9.47%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (6.32%) Fat Client
6 6 (6.32%) Fixed Income
6 6 (6.32%) Handset
6 6 (6.32%) Market Risk
6 6 (6.32%) Thin Client
7 5 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (5.26%) Derivative
8 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.16%) Reference Data
9 3 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (2.11%) Equities
11 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (1.05%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 60 (63.16%) Windows
2 25 (26.32%) Windows 10
3 20 (21.05%) Linux
3 20 (21.05%) Windows Server 2016
4 19 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (13.68%) Unix
6 12 (12.63%) Windows Server
7 10 (10.53%) CentOS
7 10 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 9 (9.47%) Solaris
9 8 (8.42%) Android
10 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.05%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.11%) ITIL
2 25 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 25 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 17 (17.89%) ITIL V3
4 14 (14.74%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.58%) Client Onboarding
6 8 (8.42%) Change Management
6 8 (8.42%) ITSM
6 8 (8.42%) Problem Management
7 7 (7.37%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.32%) DevOps
8 6 (6.32%) Full Stack Development
8 6 (6.32%) Mathematical Modelling
8 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
8 6 (6.32%) Microservices
8 6 (6.32%) Systematic Trading
8 6 (6.32%) TDD
9 5 (5.26%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.58%) SQL
2 26 (27.37%) PowerShell
3 17 (17.89%) Python
4 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.63%) Bash
6 10 (10.53%) Perl
7 8 (8.42%) Ruby
8 7 (7.37%) C#
9 6 (6.32%) Clojure
9 6 (6.32%) Java
9 6 (6.32%) Scala
9 6 (6.32%) VBA
9 6 (6.32%) VBScript
10 2 (2.11%) Go
10 2 (2.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (23.16%) MCP
1 22 (23.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (21.05%) MCSA
3 19 (20.00%) MCDST
3 19 (20.00%) MCITP
4 4 (4.21%) Degree
5 3 (3.16%) IIBA
5 3 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
1 4 (4.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) PMO
3 2 (2.11%) GDPR
4 1 (1.05%) EMIR
System Software
1 39 (41.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.37%) Docker
2 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.16%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.11%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.11%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (17.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 17 (17.89%) ServiceCenter
2 14 (14.74%) SCCM
3 4 (4.21%) Perfmon
4 3 (3.16%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.11%) Icinga
5 2 (2.11%) MOM
5 2 (2.11%) Nagios
5 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.11%) Puppet
5 2 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.11%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.11%) WSUS
6 1 (1.05%) Ansible
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 83 (87.37%) Bloomberg
2 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 29 (30.53%) Apple
4 25 (26.32%) Cisco
5 17 (17.89%) Dell
5 17 (17.89%) HP
5 17 (17.89%) Oracle
5 17 (17.89%) Remedy
6 16 (16.84%) Fidessa
7 14 (14.74%) ION Trading
8 12 (12.63%) CQG
8 12 (12.63%) Red Hat
9 11 (11.58%) Citrix
9 11 (11.58%) Patsystems
9 11 (11.58%) Trayport
10 7 (7.37%) VMware
11 6 (6.32%) FactSet
12 5 (5.26%) HubSpot
13 4 (4.21%) Refinitiv
14 3 (3.16%) Bomgar