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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 372 346 385
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +39
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 778 863 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.76% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.93% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 620 677 545
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,680 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +5.00%

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
89980 92954 86606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.35% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72926 74482 71399
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -13 705 £65,000 +4.00% 97
London -13 662 £62,500 - 90
City of London -14 214 £65,000 +3.17% 39
Scotland +46 65 £62,500 +19.04% 7
Edinburgh +28 39 £45,000 - 5
Glasgow +8 21 £55,000 -12.00% 1
North West +16 18 £82,500 +83.33% 1
South East -25 18 £73,250 +8.51% 5
Cheshire +8 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Canary Wharf - 10 £75,000 -
Aberdeen - 10 £70,000 -
Knutsford - 10 - -
Merseyside +16 6 £82,500 +83.33%
Liverpool +13 6 £82,500 +83.33%
Surrey -14 6 £67,500 -3.57% 3
Oxfordshire +1 5 £80,000 +220.00% 1
Henley-on-Thames +6 4 £80,000 +13.07% 1
Birmingham -13 4 £42,500 -
West Midlands -31 4 £42,500 -
Kent +20 3 £68,750 -6.77%
Reading -6 3 £79,000 +17.03%
Berkshire -9 3 £79,000 -9.71%
South West -25 2 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Stirling - 2 - -
Chessington - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +17 1 £37,500 -37.50%
East of England +12 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Hampshire -4 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Oxford -9 1 £72,500 +190.00%
Romford - 1 £32,500 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 851 (59.72%) Finance
2 492 (34.53%) SQL
3 359 (25.19%) Asset Management
4 315 (22.11%) Banking
5 312 (21.89%) C#
6 274 (19.23%) .NET
7 251 (17.61%) Degree
8 244 (17.12%) SQL Server
9 235 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
10 228 (16.00%) Windows
11 224 (15.72%) Front Office
12 217 (15.23%) Java
13 198 (13.89%) Microsoft
14 176 (12.35%) Hedge funds
15 171 (12.00%) Investment Banking
16 168 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
17 161 (11.30%) MS Excel
18 160 (11.23%) Project Management
19 146 (10.25%) Business Analysis
20 144 (10.11%) JavaScript
21 139 (9.75%) Wealth Management
22 138 (9.68%) Oracle
23 134 (9.40%) Fund Management
24 133 (9.33%) Fixed Income
25 130 (9.12%) Linux
26 125 (8.77%) Back Office
26 125 (8.77%) UNIX
27 121 (8.49%) Computer Science
28 115 (8.07%) OO
29 108 (7.58%) Bloomberg

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 59 (4.14%) MS Exchange
2 57 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 24 (1.68%) Apache
4 22 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 20 (1.40%) IIS
6 19 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 15 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (0.98%) JBoss
9 11 (0.77%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (0.63%) SAS
12 8 (0.56%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.42%) TeamSite
14 5 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.35%) Lync
14 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.35%) Liferay
14 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 161 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.79%) MS Office
3 23 (1.61%) MS Project
4 21 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.56%) SPSS
7 5 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.28%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.070%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.070%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 105 (7.37%) thinkFolio
2 90 (6.32%) Markit EDM
3 38 (2.67%) LatentZero
4 23 (1.61%) SimCorp Dimension
5 22 (1.54%) Advent Geneva
6 16 (1.12%) SalesLogix
6 16 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
7 13 (0.91%) Eagle PACE
8 10 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (0.49%) Sentinel
10 4 (0.28%) HiPortfolio
10 4 (0.28%) LongView
11 3 (0.21%) Decalog
11 3 (0.21%) HiInvest
11 3 (0.21%) HiPerformance
11 3 (0.21%) MultiFonds
11 3 (0.21%) Front Arena
11 3 (0.21%) RMDS
11 3 (0.21%) Beauchamp
11 3 (0.21%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.56%) SaaS
2 8 (0.56%) Force.com
3 6 (0.42%) Office 365
4 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.070%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 53 (3.72%) Firewall
3 51 (3.58%) DNS
4 35 (2.46%) SAN
5 21 (1.47%) Internet
6 20 (1.40%) VPN
6 20 (1.40%) WAN
6 20 (1.40%) LAN
7 18 (1.26%) VLAN
8 16 (1.12%) LDAP
9 11 (0.77%) Network Security
10 10 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (0.70%) VoIP
11 8 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (0.49%) SSH
12 7 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (0.35%) OSPF
13 5 (0.35%) HTTP
13 5 (0.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 75 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 69 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
9 28 (1.96%) RDBMS
10 23 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (1.61%) Oracle Database
11 21 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (0.98%) QlikView
13 13 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (0.77%) Hadoop
14 11 (0.77%) Big Data
15 10 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.70%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.63%) MySQL
17 8 (0.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (2.95%) JUnit
2 38 (2.67%) NUnit
3 27 (1.89%) Subversion
4 23 (1.61%) Selenium
5 22 (1.54%) Visual Studio
5 22 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 18 (1.26%) JIRA
7 17 (1.19%) TeamCity
8 15 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (1.05%) SpecFlow
9 11 (0.77%) Git (software)
10 8 (0.56%) Mockito
10 8 (0.56%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.49%) Ant
11 7 (0.49%) jMock
11 7 (0.49%) Fiddler
12 6 (0.42%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.35%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.35%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.28%) CruiseControl
General
1 851 (59.72%) Finance
2 315 (22.11%) Banking
3 224 (15.72%) Front Office
4 171 (12.00%) Investment Banking
5 125 (8.77%) Back Office
6 65 (4.56%) Financial Institution
7 41 (2.88%) Private Banking
8 39 (2.74%) Retail
9 24 (1.68%) Corporate Banking
10 22 (1.54%) Marketing
11 17 (1.19%) Telecoms
12 14 (0.98%) Retail Banking
13 13 (0.91%) Legal
14 6 (0.42%) Advertising
15 5 (0.35%) Law
16 3 (0.21%) French Language
17 2 (0.14%) German Language
17 2 (0.14%) Italian Language
17 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 458 (32.14%) Analyst
2 392 (27.51%) Developer
3 178 (12.49%) Business Analyst
4 126 (8.84%) Support Analyst
4 126 (8.84%) C# Developer
5 103 (7.23%) Applications Support
6 93 (6.53%) Project Manager
7 67 (4.70%) Consultant
8 63 (4.42%) Applications Support Analyst
9 55 (3.86%) .NET Developer
10 53 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
11 50 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
12 47 (3.30%) Java Developer
13 44 (3.09%) Senior Developer
14 35 (2.46%) Data Analyst
15 33 (2.32%) Architect
16 31 (2.18%) Senior Manager
17 30 (2.11%) Test Analyst
18 28 (1.96%) Software Developer
18 28 (1.96%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (19.23%) .NET
2 107 (7.51%) HTML
3 96 (6.74%) ASP.NET
4 83 (5.82%) WPF
5 79 (5.54%) WCF
6 65 (4.56%) Spring
6 65 (4.56%) XML
7 60 (4.21%) jQuery
8 49 (3.44%) CSS
9 48 (3.37%) Web Services
9 48 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (2.88%) FIX Protocol
11 39 (2.74%) HTML5
12 37 (2.60%) .NET Framework
12 37 (2.60%) AngularJS
13 34 (2.39%) JSON
13 34 (2.39%) LINQ
14 29 (2.04%) Ajax
15 28 (1.96%) Hibernate
16 23 (1.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 176 (12.35%) Hedge funds
2 168 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
3 133 (9.33%) Fixed Income
4 121 (8.49%) Computer Science
5 99 (6.95%) Equities
6 95 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 77 (5.40%) Derivative
8 44 (3.09%) Mathematics
9 34 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 28 (1.96%) N-Tier
10 28 (1.96%) Open Source
11 27 (1.89%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.61%) Physics
13 20 (1.40%) User Experience
14 17 (1.19%) Blackberry
15 16 (1.12%) Visualisation
15 16 (1.12%) Mobile App
16 14 (0.98%) Data Structures
17 13 (0.91%) Data Integration
18 11 (0.77%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 228 (16.00%) Windows
2 130 (9.12%) Linux
3 125 (8.77%) UNIX
4 36 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (2.53%) Windows 7
5 30 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (2.04%) Solaris
7 26 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (1.40%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.12%) Windows XP
11 15 (1.05%) AIX
12 8 (0.56%) Android
13 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.21%) SUSE
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (25.19%) Asset Management
2 235 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (11.23%) Project Management
4 146 (10.25%) Business Analysis
5 139 (9.75%) Wealth Management
6 134 (9.40%) Fund Management
7 115 (8.07%) OO
8 107 (7.51%) Data Management
9 101 (7.09%) Risk Management
10 100 (7.02%) MVC
10 100 (7.02%) ITIL
11 82 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 81 (5.68%) TDD
13 68 (4.77%) Mentoring
14 67 (4.70%) CRM
14 67 (4.70%) Data Modelling
15 63 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
15 63 (4.42%) Portfolio Management
16 62 (4.35%) Information Security
17 60 (4.21%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 492 (34.53%) SQL
2 312 (21.89%) C#
3 217 (15.23%) Java
4 144 (10.11%) JavaScript
5 75 (5.26%) VBA
6 69 (4.84%) C++
7 64 (4.49%) Python
8 54 (3.79%) T-SQL
9 51 (3.58%) Perl
10 31 (2.18%) PowerShell
11 29 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 26 (1.82%) Shell Script
13 23 (1.61%) C
14 20 (1.40%) Scala
15 17 (1.19%) VB
16 16 (1.12%) PHP
17 14 (0.98%) VB.NET
17 14 (0.98%) OCaml
17 14 (0.98%) F#
18 13 (0.91%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 251 (17.61%) Degree
2 37 (2.60%) CISSP
3 19 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (1.19%) ISEB
5 15 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.84%) CISA
7 11 (0.77%) CCNA
8 10 (0.70%) CISM
8 10 (0.70%) MCSE
8 10 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.56%) PMP
9 8 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.56%) CCNP
10 7 (0.49%) GCIA
10 7 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.35%) CFA
11 5 (0.35%) PhD
12 4 (0.28%) CCIE
12 4 (0.28%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.37%) QA
2 35 (2.46%) SLA
3 22 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.77%) MiFID
5 11 (0.77%) FATCA
6 10 (0.70%) EMIR
6 10 (0.70%) AIFMD
6 10 (0.70%) COBIT
7 7 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.35%) UCITS
9 4 (0.28%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.070%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.070%) Basel II
11 1 (0.070%) Basel III
System Software
1 91 (6.39%) Active Directory
2 51 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.11%) vSphere
4 20 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (1.05%) NFS
6 14 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (0.91%) VMware ESX
8 12 (0.84%) XenApp
9 11 (0.77%) Hyper-V
9 11 (0.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 5 (0.35%) XenServer
11 4 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.28%) Firmware
12 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.070%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.070%) Snort
13 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.070%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (1.47%) SCCM
2 16 (1.12%) SCOM
3 15 (1.05%) Puppet
3 15 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.77%) Control-M
5 9 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.35%) Nagios
7 5 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.21%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.21%) WSUS
10 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.14%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.070%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 198 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 138 (9.68%) Oracle
3 108 (7.58%) Bloomberg
4 106 (7.44%) Charles River
5 70 (4.91%) VMware
6 59 (4.14%) Cisco
7 55 (3.86%) SimCorp
8 42 (2.95%) HP
9 39 (2.74%) FactSet
10 35 (2.46%) Sybase
11 34 (2.39%) Fidessa
12 33 (2.32%) Reuters
13 28 (1.96%) Citrix
13 28 (1.96%) Vermilion
14 26 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
14 26 (1.82%) Advent
15 20 (1.40%) GoldenSource
15 20 (1.40%) BI-SAM
16 19 (1.33%) IBM
17 17 (1.19%) NetApp
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + 25% bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus (20%+), Pension (12.5-17.5%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Sanderson
Salary: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + COMMISSION & BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Exceptional Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BNY Mellon
Posted: 21 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago