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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 392 330 400
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +70
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 675 842 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.00% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 557 582 553
Average salary £65,000 £62,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 January 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 January 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 -76 600 £65,000 +4.83% 92
London -22 569 £65,000 +4.00% 83
City of London +1 207 £65,000 - 40
Scotland +34 70 £62,500 - 6
Edinburgh +32 34 £61,500 +44.70% 4
Glasgow +18 33 £57,500 -8.00% 1
South East -71 11 £68,750 +10.00% 5
North West -10 7 £82,500 +65.00% 1
Merseyside +19 6 £82,500 -
Liverpool +16 6 £82,500 -
South West -11 6 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Aberdeen - 6 £70,000 -
Reading -1 5 £67,500 +3.84%
East of England -6 5 £62,500 +47.05%
Berkshire -17 5 £67,500 +3.84%
Surrey -27 5 £65,000 +4.00%
Gloucestershire - 5 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £62,500 -
Chessington - 3 £40,000 -
Croydon - 3 £67,500 -
Stirling -10 2 - - 1
Birmingham -15 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
West Midlands -22 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Watford - 2 £75,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £65,000 -
Cheshire -6 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Oxfordshire -13 1 £72,500 +26.08% 4
Oxford -14 1 £72,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Surbiton - 1 £60,000 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 838 (61.53%) Finance
2 470 (34.51%) SQL
3 353 (25.92%) Asset Management
4 315 (23.13%) Banking
5 292 (21.44%) C#
6 268 (19.68%) SQL Server
7 262 (19.24%) Degree
8 260 (19.09%) .NET
9 225 (16.52%) Java
10 220 (16.15%) Windows
10 220 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
11 194 (14.24%) Microsoft
12 177 (13.00%) Front Office
13 174 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
14 170 (12.48%) Hedge funds
15 167 (12.26%) Investment Banking
16 166 (12.19%) Wealth Management
17 161 (11.82%) MS Excel
18 151 (11.09%) Business Analysis
19 147 (10.79%) Oracle
20 143 (10.50%) Project Management
21 131 (9.62%) OO
22 127 (9.32%) JavaScript
23 125 (9.18%) Fixed Income
24 123 (9.03%) Fund Management
25 120 (8.81%) Linux
26 119 (8.74%) Computer Science
27 118 (8.66%) UNIX
28 108 (7.93%) HTML
28 108 (7.93%) Back Office

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 53 (3.89%) MS Exchange
2 52 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.62%) Tomcat
3 22 (1.62%) Apache
4 19 (1.40%) SAS
5 15 (1.10%) IIS
6 14 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (0.95%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.88%) JBoss
8 12 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 10 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.59%) Lync
11 6 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.37%) Liferay
12 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.29%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.29%) Node.js
13 4 (0.29%) Confluence
13 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.22%) TeamSite
Applications
1 161 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 66 (4.85%) MS Office
3 26 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.40%) SPSS
5 14 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.03%) MS Project
6 8 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.37%) Stata
8 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 57 (4.19%) Markit EDM
2 30 (2.20%) LatentZero
3 27 (1.98%) SalesLogix
4 18 (1.32%) Advent Geneva
5 13 (0.95%) SimCorp Dimension
6 12 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.73%) Dynamics GP
7 10 (0.73%) Sentinel
8 5 (0.37%) Algo Collateral
9 4 (0.29%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (0.22%) Capstone
10 3 (0.22%) RMDS
11 2 (0.15%) Temenos T24
11 2 (0.15%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 2 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
11 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.15%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
12 1 (0.073%) assyst
12 1 (0.073%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.66%) Force.com
3 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.22%) Office 365
5 1 (0.073%) Yammer
5 1 (0.073%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 53 (3.89%) Firewall
3 48 (3.52%) DNS
4 36 (2.64%) SAN
5 34 (2.50%) LAN
6 32 (2.35%) VPN
7 26 (1.91%) WAN
8 21 (1.54%) Internet
9 18 (1.32%) LDAP
10 14 (1.03%) DHCP
11 13 (0.95%) Network Security
12 12 (0.88%) VLAN
13 10 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (0.73%) OSPF
13 10 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (0.66%) BGP
14 9 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
15 8 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 7 (0.51%) SSH
17 6 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 91 (6.68%) Relational Database
3 74 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 52 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (2.57%) Crystal Reports
8 32 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (2.28%) RDBMS
10 24 (1.76%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (1.69%) QlikView
12 17 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (1.03%) Data Mining
15 11 (0.81%) NoSQL
16 10 (0.73%) Hadoop
16 10 (0.73%) MySQL
17 9 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
18 8 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (2.57%) NUnit
2 30 (2.20%) Subversion
3 24 (1.76%) JUnit
4 21 (1.54%) Selenium
5 19 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (1.17%) JIRA
7 15 (1.10%) Visual Studio
8 14 (1.03%) TeamCity
8 14 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.66%) Git (software)
10 8 (0.59%) Maven
10 8 (0.59%) Mockito
11 7 (0.51%) jMock
12 6 (0.44%) Fiddler
12 6 (0.44%) Ant
13 4 (0.29%) FishEye
13 4 (0.29%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.29%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 838 (61.53%) Finance
2 315 (23.13%) Banking
3 177 (13.00%) Front Office
4 167 (12.26%) Investment Banking
5 108 (7.93%) Back Office
6 67 (4.92%) Private Banking
7 64 (4.70%) Retail
8 32 (2.35%) Financial Institution
9 28 (2.06%) Retail Banking
10 19 (1.40%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.03%) Marketing
12 13 (0.95%) Legal
13 6 (0.44%) Advertising
13 6 (0.44%) Law
14 4 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Games
16 1 (0.073%) Billing
16 1 (0.073%) Publishing
16 1 (0.073%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.073%) French Language
Job Titles
1 431 (31.64%) Analyst
2 384 (28.19%) Developer
3 188 (13.80%) Business Analyst
4 120 (8.81%) C# Developer
5 98 (7.20%) Support Analyst
6 95 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 83 (6.09%) Consultant
8 68 (4.99%) Applications Support
9 49 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
10 48 (3.52%) Java Developer
11 47 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
12 46 (3.38%) .NET Developer
13 41 (3.01%) Applications Support Analyst
14 39 (2.86%) Senior Developer
15 35 (2.57%) Software Developer
16 33 (2.42%) Data Analyst
17 32 (2.35%) Administrator
17 32 (2.35%) Test Analyst
18 24 (1.76%) Architect
18 24 (1.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (19.09%) .NET
2 108 (7.93%) HTML
3 89 (6.53%) ASP.NET
4 78 (5.73%) WPF
5 60 (4.41%) Web Services
5 60 (4.41%) WCF
6 57 (4.19%) XML
7 54 (3.96%) Spring
8 52 (3.82%) CSS
9 42 (3.08%) HTML5
9 42 (3.08%) jQuery
10 41 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (2.57%) .NET Framework
12 34 (2.50%) AngularJS
13 32 (2.35%) J2EE
14 31 (2.28%) Hibernate
15 29 (2.13%) Ajax
16 28 (2.06%) JSON
17 26 (1.91%) WinForms
18 24 (1.76%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 174 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 170 (12.48%) Hedge funds
3 125 (9.18%) Fixed Income
4 119 (8.74%) Computer Science
5 104 (7.64%) Management Information System
6 94 (6.90%) Equities
7 70 (5.14%) Derivative
8 54 (3.96%) Mathematics
9 33 (2.42%) N-Tier
10 30 (2.20%) Physics
11 27 (1.98%) Algorithms
12 26 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.91%) Open Source
13 21 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 21 (1.54%) User Experience
14 20 (1.47%) Visualisation
15 17 (1.25%) Data Integration
16 16 (1.17%) Mobile App
17 15 (1.10%) Neural Network
18 14 (1.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 220 (16.15%) Windows
2 120 (8.81%) Linux
3 118 (8.66%) UNIX
4 44 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 32 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (1.84%) Solaris
8 21 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (1.25%) AIX
11 12 (0.88%) Android
12 11 (0.81%) Windows 8
12 11 (0.81%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.59%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.073%) HPUX
15 1 (0.073%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.073%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (25.92%) Asset Management
2 220 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (12.19%) Wealth Management
4 151 (11.09%) Business Analysis
5 143 (10.50%) Project Management
6 131 (9.62%) OO
7 123 (9.03%) Fund Management
8 104 (7.64%) ITIL
9 99 (7.27%) Data Management
10 92 (6.75%) MVC
11 89 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 84 (6.17%) TDD
13 77 (5.65%) Risk Management
14 75 (5.51%) Data Modelling
15 74 (5.43%) Change Management
16 66 (4.85%) CRM
16 66 (4.85%) Mentoring
17 60 (4.41%) Data Analysis
18 59 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
18 59 (4.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 470 (34.51%) SQL
2 292 (21.44%) C#
3 225 (16.52%) Java
4 127 (9.32%) JavaScript
5 80 (5.87%) VBA
6 73 (5.36%) C++
7 52 (3.82%) Python
8 50 (3.67%) Perl
8 50 (3.67%) T-SQL
9 28 (2.06%) PowerShell
10 27 (1.98%) PL/SQL
11 26 (1.91%) C
12 20 (1.47%) VB.NET
13 19 (1.40%) VB
14 16 (1.17%) Shell Script
15 15 (1.10%) Scala
16 12 (0.88%) MATLAB
17 11 (0.81%) PHP
18 10 (0.73%) Ruby
18 10 (0.73%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 262 (19.24%) Degree
2 28 (2.06%) CISSP
3 21 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (1.47%) ISEB
5 13 (0.95%) CCNA
6 12 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.81%) PhD
7 11 (0.81%) CISA
8 9 (0.66%) CCNP
8 9 (0.66%) MCSE
8 9 (0.66%) GCIA
9 8 (0.59%) PMP
9 8 (0.59%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (0.44%) GIAC
12 5 (0.37%) MCITP
13 4 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.29%) CISM
13 4 (0.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.86%) QA
2 34 (2.50%) SLA
3 17 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.10%) FATCA
5 14 (1.03%) MiFID
6 11 (0.81%) COBIT
7 9 (0.66%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.59%) AIFMD
8 8 (0.59%) EMIR
9 7 (0.51%) UCITS
9 7 (0.51%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.37%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.073%) WAI
System Software
1 84 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 44 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (1.76%) vSphere
4 17 (1.25%) NFS
5 14 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (0.95%) VMware ESX
6 13 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 9 (0.66%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.22%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.22%) XenApp
11 3 (0.22%) XenServer
12 2 (0.15%) Firmware
12 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.073%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.073%) Snort
Systems Management
1 22 (1.62%) Control-M
2 17 (1.25%) SCCM
3 16 (1.17%) Puppet
3 16 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.73%) SCOM
6 8 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.29%) Ganglia
9 3 (0.22%) OpenView
9 3 (0.22%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.22%) WSUS
10 2 (0.15%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.15%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.15%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.073%) Nagios
Vendors
1 194 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 147 (10.79%) Oracle
3 92 (6.75%) Charles River
4 86 (6.31%) Bloomberg
5 77 (5.65%) thinkFolio
6 63 (4.63%) VMware
7 56 (4.11%) Cisco
8 45 (3.30%) Vermilion
8 45 (3.30%) SimCorp
9 42 (3.08%) HP
10 38 (2.79%) FactSet
11 35 (2.57%) Citrix
12 30 (2.20%) Business Objects
12 30 (2.20%) Reuters
13 29 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
14 28 (2.06%) Sybase
15 24 (1.76%) Advent
16 23 (1.69%) BI-SAM
17 19 (1.40%) Fidessa
17 19 (1.40%) Informatica
South West London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Benefits + Exceptional Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum £45,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £79000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + COMMISSION
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £35k to £100k+ (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday