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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 398 351 385
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +34
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 697 769 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.89% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 570 586 582
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 -45 630 £62,500 +4.16% 103
London -12 582 £65,000 +4.00% 90
City of London +46 231 £65,000 +8.33% 40
Scotland -21 62 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Glasgow -1 39 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Edinburgh -23 21 £52,500 -12.50% 4
South East -64 19 £55,000 +15.78% 7
Surrey -22 12 £55,000 - 1
North West -12 10 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Manchester +6 9 £40,000 -3.03% 4
East of England -24 8 £55,000 +69.23%
Essex +4 7 £55,000 +69.23%
South West -31 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Brentwood -3 4 - -
Kent -11 4 £52,500 -17.64% 1
Yorkshire -33 4 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Gloucestershire - 4 £40,000 -
Redhill -16 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Oxfordshire -3 2 £44,250 +10.62% 1
Somerset -20 2 £55,000 +13.40%
Bath -21 2 £55,000 +13.40%
Paddington - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +16 1 - -
Berkshire -8 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Cheshire -11 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Leeds -28 1 £35,000 -6.66%
West Yorkshire -35 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £52,500 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1020 (63.00%) Finance
2 637 (39.35%) SQL
3 425 (26.25%) Asset Management
4 396 (24.46%) SQL Server
5 374 (23.10%) Degree
6 371 (22.92%) Banking
7 363 (22.42%) C#
8 331 (20.44%) .NET
9 268 (16.55%) Front Office
10 257 (15.87%) Microsoft
11 253 (15.63%) Windows
12 239 (14.76%) Hedge funds
13 238 (14.70%) Java
14 235 (14.52%) Project Management
15 223 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
16 214 (13.22%) Investment Banking
17 213 (13.16%) Business Analysis
18 196 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
19 192 (11.86%) Fixed Income
20 188 (11.61%) Back Office
21 184 (11.37%) Relational Database
22 179 (11.06%) Oracle
23 159 (9.82%) OO
24 156 (9.64%) Risk Management
25 154 (9.51%) MS Excel
26 151 (9.33%) Equities
27 149 (9.20%) Fund Management
28 146 (9.02%) Computer Science
29 144 (8.89%) C++
30 133 (8.21%) Wealth Management

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 56 (3.46%) MS Exchange
2 50 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 28 (1.73%) SAS
4 21 (1.30%) IIS
5 14 (0.86%) WebSphere
6 13 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (0.62%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.62%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
9 9 (0.56%) Apache
10 8 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (0.49%) Node.js
11 7 (0.43%) CMS
11 7 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.31%) Drupal
13 4 (0.25%) Liferay
13 4 (0.25%) Lync
14 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 154 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 79 (4.88%) MS Office
3 27 (1.67%) SPSS
4 25 (1.54%) MS Project
5 20 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.31%) Stata
9 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.062%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 83 (5.13%) Markit EDM
2 45 (2.78%) LatentZero
3 20 (1.24%) SimCorp Dimension
4 14 (0.86%) Sentinel
5 11 (0.68%) SalesLogix
6 10 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.62%) Advent Geneva
7 6 (0.37%) HiPortfolio
8 5 (0.31%) Algo Collateral
9 2 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.12%) Monis
9 2 (0.12%) assyst
10 1 (0.062%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.062%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.062%) Maximo
10 1 (0.062%) Capstone
10 1 (0.062%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.12%) Force.com
3 1 (0.062%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.062%) Office 365
3 1 (0.062%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.85%) LAN
2 27 (1.67%) Firewall
3 23 (1.42%) WAN
4 21 (1.30%) DNS
5 20 (1.24%) TCP/IP
6 19 (1.17%) VPN
6 19 (1.17%) SAN
7 12 (0.74%) DHCP
8 11 (0.68%) FTP
8 11 (0.68%) LDAP
8 11 (0.68%) Internet
9 9 (0.56%) HTTP
10 7 (0.43%) Intranet
11 6 (0.37%) VLAN
12 4 (0.25%) SSH
12 4 (0.25%) OSPF
12 4 (0.25%) BGP
12 4 (0.25%) WLAN
12 4 (0.25%) Network Security
12 4 (0.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (24.46%) SQL Server
2 184 (11.37%) Relational Database
3 118 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (4.45%) RDBMS
6 65 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 65 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (2.53%) Oracle Database
8 37 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
10 32 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 30 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 30 (1.85%) QlikView
11 30 (1.85%) Data Mining
12 15 (0.93%) MySQL
12 15 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (0.56%) MS Access
15 9 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 28 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (1.54%) NUnit
3 19 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (0.80%) Subversion
5 10 (0.62%) SpecFlow
6 9 (0.56%) JIRA
6 9 (0.56%) Selenium
7 8 (0.49%) FitNesse
7 8 (0.49%) JUnit
7 8 (0.49%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.37%) Maven
10 5 (0.31%) TestDirector
10 5 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.31%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.25%) Ant
11 4 (0.25%) jMock
11 4 (0.25%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.25%) Mockito
General
1 1020 (63.00%) Finance
2 371 (22.92%) Banking
3 268 (16.55%) Front Office
4 214 (13.22%) Investment Banking
5 188 (11.61%) Back Office
6 78 (4.82%) Financial Institution
7 72 (4.45%) Retail
8 36 (2.22%) Private Banking
9 29 (1.79%) Marketing
9 29 (1.79%) Retail Banking
10 20 (1.24%) Legal
11 16 (0.99%) Telecoms
12 9 (0.56%) Advertising
12 9 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
13 6 (0.37%) Law
14 3 (0.19%) Games
15 2 (0.12%) Billing
15 2 (0.12%) Local Government
16 1 (0.062%) German Language
16 1 (0.062%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 570 (35.21%) Analyst
2 499 (30.82%) Developer
3 269 (16.62%) Business Analyst
4 204 (12.60%) C# Developer
5 121 (7.47%) Support Analyst
6 116 (7.16%) Consultant
7 105 (6.49%) Project Manager
8 89 (5.50%) Applications Support
9 86 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
10 82 (5.06%) Java Developer
11 68 (4.20%) Senior Developer
12 53 (3.27%) Applications Support Analyst
13 49 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
14 47 (2.90%) Test Analyst
15 46 (2.84%) .NET Developer
16 41 (2.53%) Business Manager
17 40 (2.47%) Systems Analyst
18 39 (2.41%) Administrator
19 38 (2.35%) Data Analyst
19 38 (2.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (20.44%) .NET
2 132 (8.15%) ASP.NET
3 122 (7.54%) HTML
4 113 (6.98%) WCF
5 94 (5.81%) WPF
6 82 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 79 (4.88%) HTML5
8 76 (4.69%) Web Services
9 67 (4.14%) XML
10 50 (3.09%) Spring
11 42 (2.59%) CSS
12 41 (2.53%) WinForms
13 29 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 28 (1.73%) .NET Framework
15 27 (1.67%) AngularJS
16 26 (1.61%) J2EE
17 25 (1.54%) Hibernate
17 25 (1.54%) jQuery
18 22 (1.36%) LINQ
19 16 (0.99%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 239 (14.76%) Hedge funds
2 223 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
3 192 (11.86%) Fixed Income
4 151 (9.33%) Equities
5 146 (9.02%) Computer Science
6 122 (7.54%) Derivative
7 79 (4.88%) Management Information System
8 68 (4.20%) Mathematics
9 52 (3.21%) Physics
10 50 (3.09%) Market Risk
11 47 (2.90%) Grid Computing
12 45 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 38 (2.35%) N-Tier
14 25 (1.54%) Visualisation
14 25 (1.54%) Open Source
15 22 (1.36%) User Experience
16 21 (1.30%) iPad
16 21 (1.30%) Reference Data
16 21 (1.30%) Neural Network
17 17 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 253 (15.63%) Windows
2 104 (6.42%) UNIX
3 76 (4.69%) Linux
4 43 (2.66%) Windows 7
5 30 (1.85%) Windows XP
6 25 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.68%) Solaris
10 10 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.49%) Android
11 8 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.49%) AIX
12 2 (0.12%) HPUX
12 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.062%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.062%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.062%) SUSE
13 1 (0.062%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (26.25%) Asset Management
2 235 (14.52%) Project Management
3 213 (13.16%) Business Analysis
4 196 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
5 159 (9.82%) OO
6 156 (9.64%) Risk Management
7 149 (9.20%) Fund Management
8 133 (8.21%) Wealth Management
9 113 (6.98%) MVC
10 98 (6.05%) Software Engineering
11 86 (5.31%) Data Management
11 86 (5.31%) ITIL
12 84 (5.19%) Multithreading
13 82 (5.06%) Portfolio Management
14 81 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 79 (4.88%) TDD
16 76 (4.69%) Data Analysis
17 71 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
18 68 (4.20%) OOP
19 63 (3.89%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 637 (39.35%) SQL
2 363 (22.42%) C#
3 238 (14.70%) Java
4 144 (8.89%) C++
5 105 (6.49%) T-SQL
6 99 (6.11%) JavaScript
7 94 (5.81%) VBA
8 66 (4.08%) Python
9 55 (3.40%) PL/SQL
10 40 (2.47%) VB.NET
11 37 (2.29%) Perl
12 30 (1.85%) C
13 28 (1.73%) VB
14 26 (1.61%) PowerShell
15 22 (1.36%) R
16 20 (1.24%) F#
17 16 (0.99%) MATLAB
18 14 (0.86%) Shell Script
19 13 (0.80%) PHP
20 10 (0.62%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 374 (23.10%) Degree
2 35 (2.16%) CISA
3 28 (1.73%) CFA
4 16 (0.99%) PhD
5 15 (0.93%) ISEB
6 12 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (0.62%) CISSP
7 10 (0.62%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (0.49%) GIAC
10 7 (0.43%) MCSE
10 7 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.37%) OSCP
11 6 (0.37%) CEH
12 5 (0.31%) CISM
13 4 (0.25%) CIMA
13 4 (0.25%) ACCA
13 4 (0.25%) PMP
13 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.84%) QA
2 35 (2.16%) EMIR
3 31 (1.91%) Dodd-Frank
4 30 (1.85%) SLA
5 18 (1.11%) UCITS
6 12 (0.74%) MiFID
7 8 (0.49%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.37%) COBIT
9 6 (0.37%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.37%) Basel III
10 5 (0.31%) FATCA
10 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
12 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.062%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.062%) WAI
System Software
1 83 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.42%) VMware ESX
4 12 (0.74%) vSphere
5 10 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.43%) XenApp
6 7 (0.43%) XenServer
7 6 (0.37%) NFS
8 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.25%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.062%) Squid
12 1 (0.062%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 31 (1.91%) SCCM
2 24 (1.48%) Control-M
3 12 (0.74%) NetBackup
4 11 (0.68%) SCOM
5 7 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.37%) Puppet
6 6 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (0.31%) HP SIM
7 5 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.31%) OpenView
8 4 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.25%) Ganglia
9 3 (0.19%) Foglight
9 3 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.062%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.062%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.062%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.062%) Nagios
Vendors
1 257 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 179 (11.06%) Oracle
3 119 (7.35%) Charles River
4 103 (6.36%) Bloomberg
5 98 (6.05%) thinkFolio
6 43 (2.66%) VMware
6 43 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
7 40 (2.47%) SimCorp
8 38 (2.35%) Citrix
9 36 (2.22%) Cisco
10 34 (2.10%) HP
11 32 (1.98%) Fidessa
12 29 (1.79%) Sybase
13 22 (1.36%) IBM
14 21 (1.30%) Business Objects
14 21 (1.30%) Tableau
15 20 (1.24%) Vermilion
15 20 (1.24%) Informatica
16 19 (1.17%) StatPro
17 18 (1.11%) GoldenSource
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £63000 - £73000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago