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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 370 370 364
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 813 699 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.64% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.82% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 677 534 609
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94098 85653 91358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.75% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75770 70033 77761
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 28 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 28 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 +13 751 £65,000 +13.04% 86
London +24 707 £65,000 +8.33% 74
City of London +23 250 £61,000 +6.08% 41
Scotland -6 58 £55,000 - 13
Glasgow +5 42 £55,000 -12.00% 5
South East -6 23 £47,500 -15.55% 8
Surrey -17 15 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Edinburgh -25 13 £55,000 +10.00% 7
North West -13 8 £60,000 +60.00% 2
South West -15 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Somerset -19 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Bath -19 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Altrincham +10 7 - -
Manchester -18 7 - - 2
Oxfordshire +7 5 £30,000 - 2
Oxford +11 4 £30,000 -
East of England -18 4 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Essex -10 3 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Kent -17 2 £70,000 +1.81% 1
Chessington - 2 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £55,000 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Berkshire +12 1 £27,000 -65.16%
Newbury +1 1 £27,000 -65.16%
Cheshire -16 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Redhill -20 1 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Yorkshire -35 1 £35,000 -41.66%
Yorkshire -37 1 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Witham - 1 £55,000 - 1

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 1038 (60.77%) Finance
2 664 (38.88%) SQL
3 461 (26.99%) Asset Management
4 436 (25.53%) SQL Server
5 401 (23.48%) C#
6 384 (22.48%) Banking
7 382 (22.37%) Degree
8 335 (19.61%) .NET
9 319 (18.68%) Front Office
10 276 (16.16%) Microsoft
11 264 (15.46%) Project Management
12 246 (14.40%) Windows
13 245 (14.34%) Business Analysis
13 245 (14.34%) Hedge funds
14 241 (14.11%) Java
15 214 (12.53%) Fixed Income
16 208 (12.18%) Investment Banking
17 195 (11.42%) Oracle
18 181 (10.60%) Relational Database
19 167 (9.78%) Fund Management
20 165 (9.66%) C++
21 164 (9.60%) Back Office
22 161 (9.43%) Risk Management
23 159 (9.31%) MS Excel
24 158 (9.25%) Equities
25 156 (9.13%) Computer Science
26 153 (8.96%) OO
27 149 (8.72%) Charles River
28 142 (8.31%) WCF
29 140 (8.20%) ASP.NET

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 62 (3.63%) SharePoint
2 53 (3.10%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 22 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 21 (1.23%) SAS
6 19 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (1.11%) IIS
7 17 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
8 16 (0.94%) Apache
9 14 (0.82%) Apache Solr
10 13 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
13 8 (0.47%) Node.js
13 8 (0.47%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.35%) CMS
16 4 (0.23%) Liferay
16 4 (0.23%) MQSeries
Applications
1 159 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 77 (4.51%) MS Office
3 40 (2.34%) MS Project
4 21 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.05%) SPSS
6 12 (0.70%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.059%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.059%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 104 (6.09%) Markit EDM
2 59 (3.45%) LatentZero
3 21 (1.23%) SimCorp Dimension
4 16 (0.94%) Eagle PACE
5 12 (0.70%) Advent Geneva
6 11 (0.64%) Sentinel
7 10 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.41%) HiPortfolio
9 6 (0.35%) Eagle STAR
10 4 (0.23%) Endur
11 3 (0.18%) PolarLake
12 2 (0.12%) SAP BPC
12 2 (0.12%) SalesLogix
12 2 (0.12%) Monis
12 2 (0.12%) Summit
12 2 (0.12%) MultiFonds
13 1 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
13 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
13 1 (0.059%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.059%) Force.com
2 1 (0.059%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.059%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.58%) Firewall
2 25 (1.46%) WAN
3 23 (1.35%) LAN
4 17 (1.00%) DNS
4 17 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.94%) SAN
6 13 (0.76%) VPN
7 11 (0.64%) Intranet
8 9 (0.53%) FTP
8 9 (0.53%) HTTP
9 8 (0.47%) VLAN
9 8 (0.47%) Network Security
10 7 (0.41%) Internet
11 6 (0.35%) LDAP
12 5 (0.29%) DHCP
12 5 (0.29%) DMZ
13 4 (0.23%) NAS
13 4 (0.23%) IP Telephony
14 3 (0.18%) Wireless
14 3 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 181 (10.60%) Relational Database
3 128 (7.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 102 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 87 (5.09%) RDBMS
6 64 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 63 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 50 (2.93%) Oracle Database
8 50 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (2.22%) Data Mining
11 35 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 28 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
13 22 (1.29%) QlikView
14 21 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (0.82%) MySQL
16 12 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (0.64%) MS Access
17 11 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
18 10 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (2.05%) NUnit
2 26 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (1.11%) JUnit
4 18 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 16 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
6 15 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 14 (0.82%) SpecFlow
8 12 (0.70%) FitNesse
8 12 (0.70%) Subversion
9 10 (0.59%) JIRA
10 9 (0.53%) Selenium
10 9 (0.53%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.47%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.35%) GCC
12 6 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 6 (0.35%) jMock
12 6 (0.35%) Ant
12 6 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.23%) Mockito
General
1 1038 (60.77%) Finance
2 384 (22.48%) Banking
3 319 (18.68%) Front Office
4 208 (12.18%) Investment Banking
5 164 (9.60%) Back Office
6 84 (4.92%) Financial Institution
7 61 (3.57%) Retail
8 31 (1.81%) Marketing
9 22 (1.29%) Advertising
10 20 (1.17%) Legal
11 17 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
12 16 (0.94%) Retail Banking
13 14 (0.82%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.53%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.18%) Law
15 3 (0.18%) Billing
16 2 (0.12%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.12%) Local Government
16 2 (0.12%) International Banking
17 1 (0.059%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 629 (36.83%) Analyst
2 516 (30.21%) Developer
3 305 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 229 (13.41%) C# Developer
5 126 (7.38%) Support Analyst
6 108 (6.32%) Project Manager
7 104 (6.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 104 (6.09%) Consultant
8 100 (5.85%) Applications Support
9 77 (4.51%) Senior Developer
10 71 (4.16%) Java Developer
11 67 (3.92%) Applications Support Analyst
12 59 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
13 55 (3.22%) DBA
13 55 (3.22%) Test Analyst
14 49 (2.87%) Programmer
15 48 (2.81%) .NET Developer
16 45 (2.63%) Administrator
16 45 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 43 (2.52%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (19.61%) .NET
2 142 (8.31%) WCF
3 140 (8.20%) ASP.NET
4 118 (6.91%) WPF
5 111 (6.50%) HTML
6 84 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (4.16%) HTML5
8 66 (3.86%) Web Services
9 54 (3.16%) WinForms
10 53 (3.10%) XML
11 46 (2.69%) Spring
12 29 (1.70%) CSS
13 28 (1.64%) jQuery
14 27 (1.58%) LINQ
14 27 (1.58%) AngularJS
15 26 (1.52%) .NET Framework
16 24 (1.41%) Hibernate
17 20 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 20 (1.17%) J2EE
18 18 (1.05%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 245 (14.34%) Hedge funds
2 214 (12.53%) Fixed Income
3 158 (9.25%) Equities
4 156 (9.13%) Computer Science
5 138 (8.08%) Derivative
6 88 (5.15%) Management Information System
7 79 (4.63%) Mathematics
8 67 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 54 (3.16%) Physics
9 54 (3.16%) Grid Computing
10 52 (3.04%) Market Risk
11 35 (2.05%) N-Tier
11 35 (2.05%) Reference Data
12 33 (1.93%) Open Source
13 25 (1.46%) iPad
14 23 (1.35%) AS400
15 21 (1.23%) Client/Server
16 20 (1.17%) Visualisation
17 17 (1.00%) Replication
18 16 (0.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 246 (14.40%) Windows
2 110 (6.44%) UNIX
3 88 (5.15%) Linux
4 37 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 34 (1.99%) Windows XP
6 26 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.82%) Solaris
10 12 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.64%) AIX
12 8 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.29%) HPUX
13 5 (0.29%) Android
13 5 (0.29%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.059%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.059%) NetWare
15 1 (0.059%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.059%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (26.99%) Asset Management
2 264 (15.46%) Project Management
3 245 (14.34%) Business Analysis
4 167 (9.78%) Fund Management
5 161 (9.43%) Risk Management
6 153 (8.96%) OO
7 116 (6.79%) Wealth Management
8 113 (6.62%) MVC
9 111 (6.50%) Software Engineering
10 102 (5.97%) Data Management
11 92 (5.39%) Portfolio Management
12 84 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 81 (4.74%) Data Analysis
14 80 (4.68%) Multithreading
15 79 (4.63%) TDD
16 78 (4.57%) Test Scripting
17 72 (4.22%) Agile Software Development
18 69 (4.04%) Scrum
18 69 (4.04%) ITIL
19 68 (3.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 664 (38.88%) SQL
2 401 (23.48%) C#
3 241 (14.11%) Java
4 165 (9.66%) C++
5 121 (7.08%) T-SQL
6 91 (5.33%) VBA
7 82 (4.80%) Python
8 81 (4.74%) JavaScript
9 57 (3.34%) PL/SQL
10 48 (2.81%) Perl
11 32 (1.87%) VB.NET
12 30 (1.76%) F#
12 30 (1.76%) C
12 30 (1.76%) VB
13 28 (1.64%) PowerShell
14 24 (1.41%) Shell Script
15 18 (1.05%) R
16 14 (0.82%) TypeScript
17 11 (0.64%) PHP
18 9 (0.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 382 (22.37%) Degree
2 38 (2.22%) CISA
3 36 (2.11%) CFA
4 20 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (1.17%) ISEB
5 11 (0.64%) PhD
6 10 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (0.53%) CISSP
7 9 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.47%) MCSE
8 8 (0.47%) CEH
8 8 (0.47%) GIAC
9 7 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.35%) OSCP
10 6 (0.35%) CCNA
10 6 (0.35%) ACCA
10 6 (0.35%) CIMA
11 5 (0.29%) CISM
11 5 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.51%) QA
2 35 (2.05%) EMIR
3 31 (1.81%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (0.94%) MiFID
4 16 (0.94%) SLA
5 15 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.88%) UCITS
6 13 (0.76%) COBIT
7 9 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.53%) Basel III
8 7 (0.41%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.35%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.23%) FATCA
10 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
12 2 (0.12%) COREP
13 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 73 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.52%) VMware ESX
4 12 (0.70%) vSphere
5 11 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 9 (0.53%) XenApp
8 7 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (0.41%) XenServer
9 5 (0.29%) NFS
10 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.059%) Squid
13 1 (0.059%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 24 (1.41%) SCCM
2 22 (1.29%) Control-M
3 11 (0.64%) Tivoli
3 11 (0.64%) Data Guard
4 9 (0.53%) NetBackup
5 8 (0.47%) SCOM
6 6 (0.35%) Puppet
6 6 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.29%) OpenView
8 3 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.18%) HP SIM
8 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.12%) Foglight
10 1 (0.059%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.059%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.059%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.059%) Nagios
10 1 (0.059%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 276 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 195 (11.42%) Oracle
3 149 (8.72%) Charles River
4 106 (6.21%) thinkFolio
5 100 (5.85%) Bloomberg
6 46 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
7 45 (2.63%) VMware
8 39 (2.28%) SimCorp
9 37 (2.17%) Cisco
10 34 (1.99%) Citrix
11 30 (1.76%) Sybase
12 28 (1.64%) HP
13 24 (1.41%) IBM
13 24 (1.41%) Fidessa
14 22 (1.29%) Informatica
15 19 (1.11%) NetApp
16 18 (1.05%) JBoss
17 17 (1.00%) Advent
17 17 (1.00%) Tableau
18 16 (0.94%) Vermilion
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £70k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / Shares / Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45 - £65 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £26k - 28k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £62000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + PMI, Pension, Bonus, etc
Posted: 4 days ago