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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 374 353 397
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +44
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 767 892 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.75% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.92% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 605 739 529
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +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
92302 97399 88489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.22% 82.03% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74595 78278 72574
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -35 693 £65,000 +8.33% 83
London +2 657 £65,000 +8.33% 79
City of London -8 206 £70,000 +16.66% 34
Scotland +34 65 £55,000 - 6
Edinburgh +35 43 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South East +1 19 £75,750 +26.25% 1
Glasgow +1 18 £55,000 -6.38% 1
North West +9 14 £47,500 +5.55%
Cheshire +12 12 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 10 - -
Canary Wharf - 9 £75,000 -
Henley-on-Thames +9 8 £80,000 +20.30% 1
Oxfordshire +5 8 £80,000 +220.00% 1
Aberdeen - 6 £70,000 -
Kent +13 5 £70,000 -3.44%
Croydon - 5 £70,000 -
Surrey +4 4 £61,250 -5.76%
Wimbledon -8 3 - -
Manchester +7 2 £52,500 -
Birmingham -13 2 £50,000 +47.05% 1
West Midlands -24 2 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Chessington - 2 £45,000 -
Epsom - 2 £55,000 -
Stirling - 2 - -
East of England +19 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Cambridgeshire +12 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Tonbridge -4 1 £70,000 -3.44%
Hampshire -5 1 £47,500 +15.15%
Hammersmith - 1 £75,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £79,000 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 869 (60.60%) Finance
2 482 (33.61%) SQL
3 394 (27.48%) Asset Management
4 331 (23.08%) Banking
5 287 (20.01%) C#
6 260 (18.13%) .NET
7 247 (17.22%) Degree
8 242 (16.88%) SQL Server
8 242 (16.88%) Front Office
9 239 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 216 (15.06%) Windows
11 202 (14.09%) Project Management
12 195 (13.60%) Java
13 191 (13.32%) Microsoft
13 191 (13.32%) Investment Banking
14 174 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
15 171 (11.92%) Hedge funds
16 156 (10.88%) Business Analysis
16 156 (10.88%) MS Excel
17 150 (10.46%) Fixed Income
18 138 (9.62%) Oracle
18 138 (9.62%) Fund Management
19 132 (9.21%) Back Office
20 131 (9.14%) Wealth Management
21 130 (9.07%) JavaScript
22 122 (8.51%) Linux
22 122 (8.51%) Charles River
23 116 (8.09%) Computer Science
24 115 (8.02%) UNIX
25 112 (7.81%) Equities

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 48 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 46 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.60%) IIS
4 16 (1.12%) Apache
4 16 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.05%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.98%) Apache Solr
7 13 (0.91%) SAS
8 11 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.56%) JBoss
10 6 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.28%) Node.js
12 4 (0.28%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.28%) Confluence
12 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.21%) Lync
13 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 156 (10.88%) MS Excel
2 50 (3.49%) MS Office
3 22 (1.53%) MS Project
4 20 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.42%) SPSS
6 6 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.28%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.070%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 108 (7.53%) thinkFolio
2 103 (7.18%) Markit EDM
3 39 (2.72%) LatentZero
4 33 (2.30%) SimCorp Dimension
5 20 (1.39%) Eagle PACE
6 18 (1.26%) Advent Geneva
7 16 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
8 15 (1.05%) HiPortfolio
9 12 (0.84%) Infor CRM
10 10 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (0.70%) LongView
11 9 (0.63%) Decalog
11 9 (0.63%) HiInvest
11 9 (0.63%) HiPerformance
11 9 (0.63%) MultiFonds
11 9 (0.63%) Front Arena
11 9 (0.63%) Beauchamp
11 9 (0.63%) PORTIA
11 9 (0.63%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
11 9 (0.63%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.70%) SaaS
3 7 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.42%) Office 365
5 5 (0.35%) Force.com
6 1 (0.070%) Yammer
6 1 (0.070%) Boomi
6 1 (0.070%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 60 (4.18%) TCP/IP
2 51 (3.56%) Firewall
3 47 (3.28%) DNS
4 37 (2.58%) SAN
5 24 (1.67%) Internet
6 20 (1.39%) WAN
7 19 (1.32%) VLAN
8 17 (1.19%) LDAP
8 17 (1.19%) LAN
9 14 (0.98%) VPN
10 11 (0.77%) Network Security
11 9 (0.63%) VoIP
12 7 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (0.35%) NAS
13 5 (0.35%) SSH
13 5 (0.35%) Intranet
13 5 (0.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 61 (4.25%) Relational Database
4 53 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 31 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
9 25 (1.74%) RDBMS
10 24 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (1.39%) Oracle Database
12 18 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (0.98%) QlikView
15 13 (0.91%) Big Data
16 8 (0.56%) NoSQL
16 8 (0.56%) Spotfire
16 8 (0.56%) MySQL
17 7 (0.49%) DB2
17 7 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (2.58%) JUnit
2 33 (2.30%) NUnit
3 22 (1.53%) Jenkins
4 21 (1.46%) Visual Studio
4 21 (1.46%) Selenium
5 19 (1.32%) SpecFlow
5 19 (1.32%) Subversion
6 17 (1.19%) TeamCity
7 16 (1.12%) JIRA
8 12 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.63%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.56%) Mockito
10 8 (0.56%) Git (software)
11 7 (0.49%) Fiddler
12 5 (0.35%) FitNesse
12 5 (0.35%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.28%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.28%) InstallShield
13 4 (0.28%) FishEye
14 3 (0.21%) Gradle
General
1 869 (60.60%) Finance
2 331 (23.08%) Banking
3 242 (16.88%) Front Office
4 191 (13.32%) Investment Banking
5 132 (9.21%) Back Office
6 84 (5.86%) Financial Institution
7 41 (2.86%) Private Banking
8 35 (2.44%) Retail
9 27 (1.88%) Marketing
10 24 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
11 17 (1.19%) Legal
12 16 (1.12%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.84%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.42%) Advertising
15 4 (0.28%) Billing
15 4 (0.28%) Law
15 4 (0.28%) French Language
15 4 (0.28%) German Language
15 4 (0.28%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.14%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 456 (31.80%) Analyst
2 363 (25.31%) Developer
3 183 (12.76%) Business Analyst
4 130 (9.07%) Support Analyst
5 114 (7.95%) Applications Support
6 111 (7.74%) Project Manager
7 107 (7.46%) C# Developer
8 70 (4.88%) Consultant
9 69 (4.81%) Applications Support Analyst
10 57 (3.97%) .NET Developer
11 55 (3.84%) Senior Analyst
12 52 (3.63%) Senior Manager
13 51 (3.56%) Senior Developer
13 51 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
14 46 (3.21%) Java Developer
15 43 (3.00%) Architect
16 34 (2.37%) Business Manager
17 31 (2.16%) Data Analyst
18 30 (2.09%) Senior Business Analyst
19 28 (1.95%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (18.13%) .NET
2 89 (6.21%) HTML
3 85 (5.93%) ASP.NET
4 74 (5.16%) WCF
5 69 (4.81%) WPF
6 65 (4.53%) XML
7 60 (4.18%) jQuery
8 57 (3.97%) Spring
9 48 (3.35%) FIX Protocol
10 46 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (3.14%) CSS
12 41 (2.86%) Web Services
13 38 (2.65%) .NET Framework
13 38 (2.65%) AngularJS
14 37 (2.58%) LINQ
15 33 (2.30%) JSON
16 32 (2.23%) HTML5
17 27 (1.88%) Entity Framework
18 23 (1.60%) Ajax
19 21 (1.46%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 174 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
2 171 (11.92%) Hedge funds
3 150 (10.46%) Fixed Income
4 116 (8.09%) Computer Science
5 112 (7.81%) Equities
6 103 (7.18%) Derivative
7 87 (6.07%) Management Information System
8 40 (2.79%) Mathematics
9 38 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 28 (1.95%) Algorithms
11 25 (1.74%) N-Tier
12 24 (1.67%) User Experience
13 22 (1.53%) Open Source
14 21 (1.46%) Physics
15 16 (1.12%) Visualisation
15 16 (1.12%) Mobile App
16 14 (0.98%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.98%) Equity Derivative
16 14 (0.98%) Blackberry
17 13 (0.91%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 216 (15.06%) Windows
2 122 (8.51%) Linux
3 115 (8.02%) UNIX
4 34 (2.37%) Windows 7
5 32 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (2.02%) Solaris
8 27 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (1.53%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.12%) Windows XP
10 16 (1.12%) AIX
11 15 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.49%) 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
1 394 (27.48%) Asset Management
2 239 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (14.09%) Project Management
4 156 (10.88%) Business Analysis
5 138 (9.62%) Fund Management
6 131 (9.14%) Wealth Management
7 101 (7.04%) ITIL
7 101 (7.04%) Data Management
8 96 (6.69%) Risk Management
9 95 (6.62%) OO
10 90 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 88 (6.14%) MVC
12 77 (5.37%) Portfolio Management
13 67 (4.67%) TDD
13 67 (4.67%) Fund Accounting
14 66 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
15 64 (4.46%) CRM
16 62 (4.32%) Data Modelling
17 61 (4.25%) Mentoring
18 59 (4.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 482 (33.61%) SQL
2 287 (20.01%) C#
3 195 (13.60%) Java
4 130 (9.07%) JavaScript
5 67 (4.67%) Python
6 65 (4.53%) C++
6 65 (4.53%) VBA
7 54 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 53 (3.70%) Perl
9 37 (2.58%) PowerShell
10 28 (1.95%) PL/SQL
11 24 (1.67%) C
12 23 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 18 (1.26%) VB.NET
14 17 (1.19%) Scala
14 17 (1.19%) VB
15 15 (1.05%) F#
15 15 (1.05%) OCaml
16 14 (0.98%) Haskell
16 14 (0.98%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 247 (17.22%) Degree
2 36 (2.51%) CISSP
3 23 (1.60%) ISEB
4 20 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (0.77%) CCNA
6 11 (0.77%) CISA
6 11 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (0.77%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.70%) CISM
8 9 (0.63%) CCNP
9 8 (0.56%) PMP
10 7 (0.49%) MCSE
10 7 (0.49%) GCIA
10 7 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.42%) CFA
11 6 (0.42%) PhD
12 5 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.56%) QA
2 30 (2.09%) SLA
3 21 (1.46%) ISO 9001
3 21 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.91%) MiFID
4 13 (0.91%) EMIR
5 11 (0.77%) AIFMD
5 11 (0.77%) FATCA
6 9 (0.63%) COBIT
7 7 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.49%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.49%) UCITS
8 4 (0.28%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.070%) Basel II
10 1 (0.070%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.070%) Basel III
System Software
1 85 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 41 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.95%) vSphere
4 18 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (0.98%) NFS
5 14 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.91%) XenApp
6 13 (0.91%) VMware ESX
6 13 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 12 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (0.35%) XenServer
9 4 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.28%) Firmware
10 3 (0.21%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.070%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.070%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 27 (1.88%) SCCM
2 18 (1.26%) SCOM
3 16 (1.12%) Puppet
3 16 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.63%) Control-M
5 7 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.42%) Nagios
6 6 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
6 6 (0.42%) TeamSite
7 4 (0.28%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.21%) WSUS
9 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.14%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.070%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 191 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 138 (9.62%) Oracle
3 122 (8.51%) Charles River
4 111 (7.74%) Bloomberg
5 72 (5.02%) SimCorp
6 58 (4.04%) VMware
7 56 (3.91%) Cisco
8 46 (3.21%) Fidessa
9 40 (2.79%) HP
10 36 (2.51%) FactSet
11 35 (2.44%) Sybase
12 31 (2.16%) Reuters
13 28 (1.95%) Citrix
13 28 (1.95%) Advent
14 26 (1.81%) Vermilion
15 24 (1.67%) BI-SAM
16 20 (1.39%) GoldenSource
16 20 (1.39%) IBM
17 18 (1.26%) Tableau
18 16 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + 25% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago