The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 359 373 340
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 810 675 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.62% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.79% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 677 520 628
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £83,650
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93783 85676 90586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.54% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 75746 70459 77320
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +29 744 £62,500 +13.63% 78
London +31 701 £65,000 +13.04% 69
City of London +23 250 £60,000 +4.34% 38
Scotland -2 60 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Glasgow +8 41 £55,000 -12.00% 1
South East -23 21 £47,500 -17.39% 7
Edinburgh -28 14 £53,750 +19.44% 7
Surrey -8 13 £53,750 -2.27% 1
South West -8 10 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -8 10 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Bath -14 10 £55,000 +10.00%
Somerset -21 10 £55,000 +10.00%
Altrincham +12 9 - -
Manchester 0 9 - - 2
Oxford +12 4 £30,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 4 £30,000 - 2
East of England -9 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Kent -12 2 £70,000 - 2
Chessington - 2 £50,000 -
Dundee - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £55,000 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Newbury +2 1 £27,000 -64.00% 1
Canary Wharf -2 1 - -
Berkshire -5 1 £27,000 -64.00% 1
Cheshire -11 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Essex -12 1 £55,000 +69.23%
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 1065 (60.89%) Finance
2 679 (38.82%) SQL
3 462 (26.42%) Asset Management
4 434 (24.81%) SQL Server
5 408 (23.33%) Banking
6 399 (22.81%) C#
7 380 (21.73%) Degree
8 333 (19.04%) .NET
9 323 (18.47%) Front Office
10 292 (16.70%) Microsoft
11 279 (15.95%) Project Management
12 253 (14.47%) Windows
13 247 (14.12%) Business Analysis
14 239 (13.66%) Java
15 237 (13.55%) Hedge funds
16 213 (12.18%) Fixed Income
17 210 (12.01%) Investment Banking
18 202 (11.55%) Oracle
19 175 (10.01%) Relational Database
20 173 (9.89%) Fund Management
21 170 (9.72%) Risk Management
22 167 (9.55%) MS Excel
23 161 (9.21%) C++
24 157 (8.98%) OO
24 157 (8.98%) Back Office
25 152 (8.69%) Equities
26 151 (8.63%) Computer Science
27 148 (8.46%) WCF
28 147 (8.40%) Charles River
29 138 (7.89%) ASP.NET

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 61 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 53 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 24 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 23 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 20 (1.14%) SAS
5 20 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (1.09%) IIS
7 18 (1.03%) Apache
8 15 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
9 14 (0.80%) Apache Solr
10 12 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.63%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (0.51%) Adobe CQ
13 9 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.46%) Node.js
15 6 (0.34%) CMS
16 5 (0.29%) MQSeries
16 5 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
17 4 (0.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 167 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 79 (4.52%) MS Office
3 40 (2.29%) MS Project
4 23 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.97%) SPSS
6 9 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.057%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 106 (6.06%) Markit EDM
2 64 (3.66%) LatentZero
3 19 (1.09%) Eagle PACE
4 16 (0.91%) SimCorp Dimension
5 12 (0.69%) Sentinel
6 11 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.63%) Advent Geneva
7 10 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.51%) HiPortfolio
9 6 (0.34%) Eagle STAR
10 4 (0.23%) SalesLogix
10 4 (0.23%) Endur
10 4 (0.23%) PolarLake
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.11%) Tesseract
11 2 (0.11%) Minerva
11 2 (0.11%) Monis
11 2 (0.11%) MultiFonds
11 2 (0.11%) Summit
11 2 (0.11%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.66%) Firewall
2 24 (1.37%) WAN
3 23 (1.32%) LAN
4 17 (0.97%) VPN
5 16 (0.91%) SAN
6 15 (0.86%) TCP/IP
7 14 (0.80%) DNS
8 13 (0.74%) Network Security
9 12 (0.69%) Intranet
10 11 (0.63%) DMZ
11 8 (0.46%) VLAN
11 8 (0.46%) FTP
12 6 (0.34%) Internet
13 5 (0.29%) HTTP
13 5 (0.29%) LDAP
14 4 (0.23%) VoIP
14 4 (0.23%) IP Telephony
14 4 (0.23%) NAS
15 3 (0.17%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 434 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 175 (10.01%) Relational Database
3 126 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 107 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 93 (5.32%) RDBMS
6 65 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 59 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 52 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (2.80%) Oracle Database
10 45 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 39 (2.23%) Data Mining
12 30 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
12 30 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
13 22 (1.26%) QlikView
14 20 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (0.63%) MySQL
16 11 (0.63%) MS Access
17 10 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (2.12%) NUnit
2 26 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (1.20%) JUnit
4 16 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 16 (0.91%) SpecFlow
5 15 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 15 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
6 12 (0.69%) Subversion
6 12 (0.69%) FitNesse
7 11 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 10 (0.57%) GCC
8 10 (0.57%) JIRA
8 10 (0.57%) Ant
8 10 (0.57%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.51%) Selenium
10 8 (0.46%) jMock
11 7 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.34%) Maven
12 6 (0.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 5 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1065 (60.89%) Finance
2 408 (23.33%) Banking
3 323 (18.47%) Front Office
4 210 (12.01%) Investment Banking
5 157 (8.98%) Back Office
6 83 (4.75%) Financial Institution
7 82 (4.69%) Retail
8 38 (2.17%) Marketing
9 30 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
10 29 (1.66%) Retail Banking
11 23 (1.32%) Advertising
12 21 (1.20%) Legal
13 12 (0.69%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.51%) Private Banking
15 5 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
16 3 (0.17%) Billing
16 3 (0.17%) Law
17 2 (0.11%) General Ledger
17 2 (0.11%) Local Government
17 2 (0.11%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 645 (36.88%) Analyst
2 509 (29.10%) Developer
3 312 (17.84%) Business Analyst
4 227 (12.98%) C# Developer
5 132 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 116 (6.63%) Project Manager
7 104 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 98 (5.60%) Consultant
9 95 (5.43%) Applications Support
10 77 (4.40%) Senior Developer
11 69 (3.95%) Applications Support Analyst
12 65 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
13 61 (3.49%) Java Developer
14 57 (3.26%) Test Analyst
15 56 (3.20%) DBA
16 51 (2.92%) .NET Developer
17 49 (2.80%) Programmer
18 45 (2.57%) Systems Analyst
19 44 (2.52%) Administrator
19 44 (2.52%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (19.04%) .NET
2 148 (8.46%) WCF
3 138 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 122 (6.98%) WPF
5 105 (6.00%) HTML
6 79 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (4.00%) Web Services
8 67 (3.83%) HTML5
9 62 (3.54%) WinForms
10 57 (3.26%) XML
11 43 (2.46%) Spring
12 31 (1.77%) .NET Framework
13 29 (1.66%) LINQ
14 28 (1.60%) jQuery
15 27 (1.54%) CSS
16 25 (1.43%) AngularJS
17 24 (1.37%) Middleware
18 22 (1.26%) Hibernate
19 19 (1.09%) Ajax
20 18 (1.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 237 (13.55%) Hedge funds
2 213 (12.18%) Fixed Income
3 152 (8.69%) Equities
4 151 (8.63%) Computer Science
5 129 (7.38%) Derivative
6 96 (5.49%) Management Information System
7 74 (4.23%) Mathematics
8 65 (3.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 53 (3.03%) Physics
10 51 (2.92%) Grid Computing
11 50 (2.86%) Market Risk
12 38 (2.17%) Open Source
13 36 (2.06%) Reference Data
14 34 (1.94%) N-Tier
15 24 (1.37%) iPad
16 23 (1.32%) AS400
17 20 (1.14%) Blackberry
17 20 (1.14%) Visualisation
18 18 (1.03%) Replication
19 16 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 253 (14.47%) Windows
2 108 (6.17%) UNIX
3 100 (5.72%) Linux
4 42 (2.40%) Windows 7
5 37 (2.12%) Windows XP
6 27 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.74%) Solaris
10 12 (0.69%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.63%) AIX
12 7 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.34%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.29%) HPUX
15 4 (0.23%) Android
16 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.057%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.057%) i5/OS
17 1 (0.057%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.057%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (26.42%) Asset Management
2 279 (15.95%) Project Management
3 247 (14.12%) Business Analysis
4 173 (9.89%) Fund Management
5 170 (9.72%) Risk Management
6 157 (8.98%) OO
7 122 (6.98%) Wealth Management
8 107 (6.12%) Software Engineering
9 106 (6.06%) MVC
10 101 (5.77%) Data Management
11 92 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
12 85 (4.86%) Data Analysis
13 83 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 77 (4.40%) TDD
15 76 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
15 76 (4.35%) ITIL
15 76 (4.35%) Test Scripting
16 73 (4.17%) Multithreading
17 72 (4.12%) PRINCE2
18 69 (3.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 679 (38.82%) SQL
2 399 (22.81%) C#
3 239 (13.66%) Java
4 161 (9.21%) C++
5 121 (6.92%) T-SQL
6 86 (4.92%) VBA
7 78 (4.46%) Python
8 74 (4.23%) JavaScript
9 58 (3.32%) PL/SQL
10 47 (2.69%) Perl
11 36 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 31 (1.77%) F#
13 29 (1.66%) C
14 27 (1.54%) VB
15 25 (1.43%) VB.NET
15 25 (1.43%) Shell Script
16 17 (0.97%) R
17 14 (0.80%) TypeScript
18 11 (0.63%) Scala
19 8 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 380 (21.73%) Degree
2 41 (2.34%) CISA
3 35 (2.00%) CFA
4 22 (1.26%) ISEB
4 22 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.69%) CISSP
6 11 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (0.51%) PhD
8 8 (0.46%) MCSE
8 8 (0.46%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.46%) CEH
8 8 (0.46%) CISM
8 8 (0.46%) GIAC
9 7 (0.40%) CIMA
9 7 (0.40%) ACCA
9 7 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.34%) CCNA
10 6 (0.34%) OSCP
11 5 (0.29%) MCITP
11 5 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.83%) QA
2 32 (1.83%) EMIR
3 28 (1.60%) Dodd-Frank
4 19 (1.09%) COBIT
5 16 (0.91%) MiFID
6 15 (0.86%) SLA
6 15 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.74%) Basel III
7 13 (0.74%) UCITS
8 10 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.40%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.34%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.23%) FATCA
13 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
14 2 (0.11%) COREP
14 2 (0.11%) AIFMD
15 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 71 (4.06%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.43%) VMware ESX
4 11 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (0.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 9 (0.51%) XenApp
6 9 (0.51%) vSphere
7 7 (0.40%) XenServer
8 5 (0.29%) NFS
9 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.057%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (1.26%) SCCM
2 18 (1.03%) Control-M
3 11 (0.63%) Tivoli
3 11 (0.63%) Data Guard
4 6 (0.34%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.29%) OpenView
5 5 (0.29%) Puppet
5 5 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.23%) SCOM
7 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.11%) Foglight
8 1 (0.057%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.057%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.057%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.057%) Nagios
8 1 (0.057%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 292 (16.70%) Microsoft
2 202 (11.55%) Oracle
3 147 (8.40%) Charles River
4 110 (6.29%) thinkFolio
5 94 (5.37%) Bloomberg
6 48 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
7 42 (2.40%) VMware
8 34 (1.94%) SimCorp
8 34 (1.94%) Cisco
9 32 (1.83%) Citrix
10 24 (1.37%) HP
10 24 (1.37%) IBM
11 23 (1.32%) Sybase
11 23 (1.32%) Informatica
12 21 (1.20%) Fidessa
13 20 (1.14%) Tableau
14 19 (1.09%) JBoss
14 19 (1.09%) Reuters
15 18 (1.03%) TIBCO
16 17 (0.97%) GoldenSource
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £1000 - £80000 per day + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55 - £75 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum £20k - £27k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k+ + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: competivite + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago