The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 367 380 355
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 778 776 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.67% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.81% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 644 628 586
Average salary £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92751 95703 87661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.16% 82.77% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76646 76390 71838
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Investment Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Management within the UK.

Investment Management Salary Trend in the UK

Investment Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Management over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Investment Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Investment Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 743 £62,500 - 83
London +18 693 £62,500 -3.84% 81
City of London +27 251 £60,000 -4.00% 30
Scotland -28 32 £38,750 -35.41% 17
Edinburgh +5 24 £40,000 -27.27% 16
South East +4 22 £60,000 +14.28% 2
North West +9 17 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey +14 13 £60,000 +11.62%
East of England +12 9 £51,250 -6.81%
Merseyside - 8 £70,000 -
Liverpool - 8 £70,000 -
Glasgow -36 7 £37,500 -37.50%
Essex -8 6 £31,000 -43.63%
Manchester +9 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Cheshire +3 4 £44,000 -26.66%
Canary Wharf 0 4 £67,500 -
Northwich - 4 £44,000 -
Surbiton - 3 £67,500 -
Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +17 2 £62,000 +37.77%
Oxfordshire +2 2 £97,500 +195.45%
Witham -1 2 £31,000 -43.63%
Kent -11 2 £58,750 +11.90% 1
Berkshire +14 1 £68,500 +153.70%
Newbury +8 1 £68,500 +153.70%
Henley-on-Thames +4 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £70,000 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Investment Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Management.

1 866 (57.43%) Finance
2 551 (36.54%) SQL
3 494 (32.76%) Asset Management
4 295 (19.56%) Front Office
5 293 (19.43%) Banking
6 282 (18.70%) Project Management
7 263 (17.44%) SQL Server
8 258 (17.11%) .NET
9 235 (15.58%) Degree
10 218 (14.46%) C#
11 215 (14.26%) Agile Software Development
11 215 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
12 198 (13.13%) Microsoft
13 184 (12.20%) Windows
14 180 (11.94%) Java
15 170 (11.27%) Charles River
16 167 (11.07%) Fixed Income
16 167 (11.07%) Investment Banking
17 161 (10.68%) Computer Science
17 161 (10.68%) thinkFolio
17 161 (10.68%) Back Office
18 151 (10.01%) MS Excel
19 150 (9.95%) Fund Management
20 144 (9.55%) Markit EDM
21 143 (9.48%) Business Analysis
22 140 (9.28%) Oracle
23 121 (8.02%) OO
24 115 (7.63%) Equities
25 114 (7.56%) Hedge funds
26 113 (7.49%) Wealth Management

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Investment Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (2.98%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.19%) MS Exchange
2 33 (2.19%) IIS
3 19 (1.26%) WebSphere
4 16 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 12 (0.80%) SAS
6 11 (0.73%) Confluence
7 9 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.53%) CMS
9 7 (0.46%) EPiServer CMS
9 7 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.40%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.27%) Lync
11 4 (0.27%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.27%) JBoss
11 4 (0.27%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 151 (10.01%) MS Excel
2 84 (5.57%) MS Office
3 30 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
5 17 (1.13%) MS Project
6 3 (0.20%) SPSS
7 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.066%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.066%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 161 (10.68%) thinkFolio
2 144 (9.55%) Markit EDM
3 80 (5.31%) LatentZero
4 47 (3.12%) Eagle PACE
5 40 (2.65%) HiPortfolio
6 39 (2.59%) SimCorp Dimension
7 32 (2.12%) HiInvest
7 32 (2.12%) Decalog
8 31 (2.06%) PORTIA
8 31 (2.06%) Beauchamp
9 30 (1.99%) MultiFonds
10 29 (1.92%) Front Arena
10 29 (1.92%) HiPerformance
10 29 (1.92%) LongView
10 29 (1.92%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 29 (1.92%) Advent Moxy
11 13 (0.86%) Sentinel
12 10 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
13 6 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
13 6 (0.40%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.99%) SaaS
2 11 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.20%) Office 365
4 3 (0.20%) GitHub
5 2 (0.13%) Force.com
6 1 (0.066%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.72%) Firewall
2 29 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.66%) WAN
4 23 (1.53%) LAN
4 23 (1.53%) VPN
5 20 (1.33%) Wireless
6 19 (1.26%) DNS
7 18 (1.19%) SAN
7 18 (1.19%) BIG-IP
8 17 (1.13%) Internet
9 14 (0.93%) VLAN
10 13 (0.86%) VoIP
11 11 (0.73%) Ethernet
12 10 (0.66%) MPLS
12 10 (0.66%) DMZ
12 10 (0.66%) IPsec
12 10 (0.66%) Cisco ISE
13 9 (0.60%) Software-Defined Networking
13 9 (0.60%) Spanning Tree
13 9 (0.60%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.57%) Relational Database
3 68 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
6 41 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (2.45%) RDBMS
8 33 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (0.99%) Big Data
11 14 (0.93%) QlikView
12 13 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (0.86%) Oracle Database
13 11 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (0.66%) MySQL
14 10 (0.66%) Star Schema
15 8 (0.53%) Spotfire
16 7 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 44 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (2.45%) JIRA
3 27 (1.79%) JUnit
4 24 (1.59%) Subversion
5 22 (1.46%) NUnit
6 17 (1.13%) Visual Studio
7 16 (1.06%) FitNesse
7 16 (1.06%) SpecFlow
8 15 (0.99%) Selenium
9 13 (0.86%) TeamCity
10 12 (0.80%) Jenkins
11 11 (0.73%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.40%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.40%) MSTest
12 6 (0.40%) Git (software)
13 5 (0.33%) IntelliJ
13 5 (0.33%) JMeter
14 4 (0.27%) Maven
14 4 (0.27%) Ant
14 4 (0.27%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 866 (57.43%) Finance
2 295 (19.56%) Front Office
3 293 (19.43%) Banking
4 167 (11.07%) Investment Banking
5 161 (10.68%) Back Office
6 93 (6.17%) Financial Institution
7 35 (2.32%) Retail
8 24 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
9 22 (1.46%) Legal
10 21 (1.39%) Marketing
11 17 (1.13%) Advertising
11 17 (1.13%) Private Banking
12 12 (0.80%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.53%) Telecoms
13 8 (0.53%) German Language
14 6 (0.40%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.40%) French Language
14 6 (0.40%) Law
15 4 (0.27%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 602 (39.92%) Analyst
2 307 (20.36%) Developer
3 207 (13.73%) Business Analyst
4 199 (13.20%) Support Analyst
5 172 (11.41%) Applications Support
6 117 (7.76%) Project Manager
7 113 (7.49%) Applications Support Analyst
8 84 (5.57%) C# Developer
9 75 (4.97%) Senior Analyst
10 69 (4.58%) Consultant
11 59 (3.91%) Architect
12 56 (3.71%) C# .NET Developer
13 50 (3.32%) Data Analyst
14 47 (3.12%) Senior Manager
15 46 (3.05%) .NET Developer
16 45 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
17 44 (2.92%) Business Manager
18 43 (2.85%) Senior Developer
19 30 (1.99%) Senior Business Analyst
19 30 (1.99%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (17.11%) .NET
2 81 (5.37%) ASP.NET
3 75 (4.97%) XML
4 56 (3.71%) FIX Protocol
5 55 (3.65%) HTML
6 46 (3.05%) WPF
7 45 (2.98%) Web Services
8 43 (2.85%) .NET Framework
9 42 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (2.59%) WCF
11 34 (2.25%) CSS
12 30 (1.99%) AngularJS
13 27 (1.79%) jQuery
14 25 (1.66%) Entity Framework
15 22 (1.46%) XSLT
16 21 (1.39%) HTML5
17 19 (1.26%) Spring
18 17 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
19 13 (0.86%) Hibernate
19 13 (0.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 215 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (11.07%) Fixed Income
3 161 (10.68%) Computer Science
4 115 (7.63%) Equities
5 114 (7.56%) Hedge funds
6 104 (6.90%) Derivative
7 69 (4.58%) Management Information System
8 52 (3.45%) Mathematics
9 39 (2.59%) Data Structures
9 39 (2.59%) Algorithms
10 36 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 35 (2.32%) Economics
11 35 (2.32%) Data Centre
12 15 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (0.99%) Visualisation
12 15 (0.99%) Statistics
13 13 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
13 13 (0.86%) Data Integration
14 11 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (0.73%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 184 (12.20%) Windows
2 113 (7.49%) UNIX
3 91 (6.03%) Linux
4 34 (2.25%) Windows 7
5 29 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (0.99%) Windows 8
8 13 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.80%) AIX
9 12 (0.80%) Solaris
10 7 (0.46%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.13%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.066%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.066%) Android
13 1 (0.066%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (32.76%) Asset Management
2 282 (18.70%) Project Management
3 215 (14.26%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (9.95%) Fund Management
5 143 (9.48%) Business Analysis
6 121 (8.02%) OO
7 113 (7.49%) Wealth Management
8 107 (7.10%) Portfolio Management
9 103 (6.83%) Change Management
10 97 (6.43%) Data Management
11 91 (6.03%) ITIL
12 88 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
13 87 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 78 (5.17%) PRINCE2
15 76 (5.04%) Risk Management
16 75 (4.97%) SDLC
17 74 (4.91%) Scrum
18 73 (4.84%) MVC
19 66 (4.38%) Analytics
20 60 (3.98%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 551 (36.54%) SQL
2 218 (14.46%) C#
3 180 (11.94%) Java
4 96 (6.37%) JavaScript
5 75 (4.97%) T-SQL
6 67 (4.44%) VBA
7 60 (3.98%) Python
8 52 (3.45%) C++
9 46 (3.05%) PowerShell
10 37 (2.45%) Perl
10 37 (2.45%) Shell Script
11 36 (2.39%) PL/SQL
12 30 (1.99%) C
13 28 (1.86%) VB.NET
14 23 (1.53%) VB
15 16 (1.06%) Scala
16 15 (0.99%) Haskell
17 14 (0.93%) Erlang
17 14 (0.93%) OCaml
17 14 (0.93%) F#
Qualifications
1 235 (15.58%) Degree
2 29 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 26 (1.72%) CISSP
4 21 (1.39%) ISEB
5 17 (1.13%) CISM
6 13 (0.86%) PMI Certification
7 12 (0.80%) CFA
8 11 (0.73%) CCSA
9 8 (0.53%) PMP
10 7 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.46%) CISA
11 6 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.33%) PhD
13 4 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.27%) MBA
14 3 (0.20%) CISMP
14 3 (0.20%) CSSLP
14 3 (0.20%) MCSE
14 3 (0.20%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (5.64%) QA
2 28 (1.86%) SLA
3 13 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.66%) MiFID
4 10 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.46%) EMIR
7 6 (0.40%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.27%) CRD IV
8 4 (0.27%) UCITS
9 2 (0.13%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.13%) COBIT
9 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.066%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.066%) FATCA
10 1 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 67 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.80%) XenApp
5 9 (0.60%) XenDesktop
6 8 (0.53%) vSphere
7 6 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.27%) vCloud
8 4 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.13%) NFS
10 2 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.066%) Firmware
11 1 (0.066%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.066%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 27 (1.79%) SCCM
2 19 (1.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (1.06%) SCOM
4 8 (0.53%) Control-M
4 8 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
5 7 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
6 6 (0.40%) EMC VPLEX
7 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.13%) Puppet
7 2 (0.13%) Nagios
7 2 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.066%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.066%) WSUS
8 1 (0.066%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.066%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.066%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 198 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 170 (11.27%) Charles River
3 140 (9.28%) Oracle
4 102 (6.76%) Bloomberg
5 96 (6.37%) SimCorp
6 58 (3.85%) Fidessa
7 47 (3.12%) Sybase
7 47 (3.12%) BI-SAM
8 43 (2.85%) Linedata
9 41 (2.72%) Cisco
10 39 (2.59%) SunGard
10 39 (2.59%) Citrix
11 36 (2.39%) StatPro
12 33 (2.19%) Advent
12 33 (2.19%) RIMES
13 32 (2.12%) Reuters
14 29 (1.92%) IGEFI
14 29 (1.92%) Misys
15 27 (1.79%) VMware
16 26 (1.72%) CheckPoint
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + benefitS + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Real Staffing Group
Salary: competitive benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + benefitS + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50,000 PA plus Bonus and Bene
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Fidelity
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago