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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 378 379 376
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 730 806 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.69% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.83% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 601 673 537
Average salary £61,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.60% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £84,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 699 £62,500 -3.84% 93
London +1 650 £62,500 -3.84% 91
City of London +40 271 £60,000 -0.82% 42
Scotland -14 30 £45,000 -18.18% 3
South East +4 25 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Edinburgh +8 19 £47,500 -13.63% 3
North West +2 13 £60,000 -
Surrey +14 12 £60,000 +20.00%
Glasgow -20 10 £37,500 -31.81%
Merseyside - 8 £65,000 -
Liverpool - 8 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf +9 5 £67,500 -
Manchester +5 5 £48,000 -
East of England +5 5 £66,250 +20.45%
West Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +10 4 £87,500 +191.66%
Essex -3 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 3 £77,500 -
Chelmsford - 3 £65,000 -
Kent +8 2 £40,750 -41.78% 1
Berkshire +6 2 £87,500 +224.07%
Wimbledon -3 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Hounslow - 2 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +14 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £67,500 -
Westminster - 1 £65,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 872 (57.41%) Finance
2 540 (35.55%) SQL
3 455 (29.95%) Asset Management
4 296 (19.49%) Front Office
5 294 (19.35%) Banking
6 258 (16.98%) Project Management
7 252 (16.59%) .NET
8 246 (16.19%) SQL Server
9 235 (15.47%) C#
10 231 (15.21%) Degree
11 214 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
12 208 (13.69%) Microsoft
13 196 (12.90%) Windows
14 195 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
15 184 (12.11%) Java
16 164 (10.80%) Fixed Income
17 163 (10.73%) Investment Banking
18 155 (10.20%) Back Office
19 154 (10.14%) thinkFolio
20 151 (9.94%) Charles River
21 149 (9.81%) Fund Management
22 147 (9.68%) Markit EDM
23 145 (9.55%) MS Excel
24 139 (9.15%) Computer Science
25 137 (9.02%) Oracle
26 134 (8.82%) Business Analysis
27 118 (7.77%) Hedge funds
28 116 (7.64%) JavaScript
28 116 (7.64%) Equities
29 115 (7.57%) UNIX

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 42 (2.76%) MS Exchange
3 30 (1.97%) IIS
4 22 (1.45%) WebSphere
5 13 (0.86%) SAS
6 12 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 11 (0.72%) Apache Solr
8 10 (0.66%) Confluence
8 10 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.33%) Lync
11 4 (0.26%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.20%) CMS
12 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.20%) JBoss
12 3 (0.20%) Apache
12 3 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 145 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.74%) MS Office
3 27 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.25%) MS Project
5 18 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.26%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.20%) SPSS
9 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.066%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 154 (10.14%) thinkFolio
2 147 (9.68%) Markit EDM
3 74 (4.87%) LatentZero
4 37 (2.44%) Eagle PACE
5 33 (2.17%) HiPortfolio
6 31 (2.04%) SimCorp Dimension
7 23 (1.51%) Beauchamp
7 23 (1.51%) PORTIA
7 23 (1.51%) Decalog
7 23 (1.51%) HiInvest
8 22 (1.45%) LongView
9 21 (1.38%) HiPerformance
9 21 (1.38%) MultiFonds
9 21 (1.38%) Front Arena
9 21 (1.38%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 21 (1.38%) Advent Moxy
10 12 (0.79%) Dynamics GP
11 10 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (0.53%) Sentinel
13 6 (0.39%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (0.99%) SaaS
3 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.26%) Office 365
5 1 (0.066%) GitHub
5 1 (0.066%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.96%) Firewall
2 39 (2.57%) TCP/IP
3 29 (1.91%) DNS
4 24 (1.58%) SAN
4 24 (1.58%) VPN
5 21 (1.38%) WAN
6 20 (1.32%) Wireless
7 19 (1.25%) LAN
8 18 (1.18%) Internet
8 18 (1.18%) BIG-IP
9 16 (1.05%) VLAN
9 16 (1.05%) VoIP
10 11 (0.72%) Ethernet
10 11 (0.72%) DMZ
11 10 (0.66%) IPsec
11 10 (0.66%) Cisco ISE
12 9 (0.59%) Software-Defined Networking
12 9 (0.59%) Spanning Tree
12 9 (0.59%) HSRP
12 9 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 81 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 65 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
5 40 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 34 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (0.99%) Big Data
10 13 (0.86%) Oracle Database
10 13 (0.86%) QlikView
10 13 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (0.66%) Star Schema
12 10 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.59%) Spotfire
14 7 (0.46%) Data Mart
14 7 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 39 (2.57%) JUnit
2 34 (2.24%) JIRA
3 27 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (1.58%) Visual Studio
5 20 (1.32%) SpecFlow
6 19 (1.25%) NUnit
7 16 (1.05%) Subversion
8 15 (0.99%) FitNesse
9 14 (0.92%) Jenkins
10 12 (0.79%) Cucumber
11 11 (0.72%) Selenium
12 8 (0.53%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.26%) Git (software)
13 4 (0.26%) JMeter
14 3 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.20%) IntelliJ
14 3 (0.20%) AdminStudio
15 2 (0.13%) Jasmine
15 2 (0.13%) RSpec
15 2 (0.13%) WebDriver
General
1 872 (57.41%) Finance
2 296 (19.49%) Front Office
3 294 (19.35%) Banking
4 163 (10.73%) Investment Banking
5 155 (10.20%) Back Office
6 101 (6.65%) Financial Institution
7 31 (2.04%) Marketing
8 30 (1.97%) Retail
9 26 (1.71%) Corporate Banking
10 25 (1.65%) Legal
11 18 (1.18%) Private Banking
12 14 (0.92%) Advertising
13 12 (0.79%) Telecoms
13 12 (0.79%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.53%) German Language
15 6 (0.39%) French Language
15 6 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.39%) Law
16 4 (0.26%) Italian Language
17 3 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 578 (38.05%) Analyst
2 323 (21.26%) Developer
3 204 (13.43%) Support Analyst
4 181 (11.92%) Business Analyst
5 173 (11.39%) Applications Support
6 110 (7.24%) Project Manager
6 110 (7.24%) Applications Support Analyst
7 86 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 76 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 68 (4.48%) Consultant
10 55 (3.62%) Data Analyst
11 53 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
12 52 (3.42%) .NET Developer
12 52 (3.42%) Senior Manager
13 49 (3.23%) Architect
14 45 (2.96%) Senior Developer
15 42 (2.76%) Business Manager
16 37 (2.44%) Java Developer
17 34 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
18 32 (2.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (16.59%) .NET
2 84 (5.53%) XML
3 81 (5.33%) ASP.NET
4 67 (4.41%) FIX Protocol
5 63 (4.15%) HTML
6 56 (3.69%) WPF
7 55 (3.62%) WCF
8 48 (3.16%) .NET Framework
8 48 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (2.57%) Web Services
10 38 (2.50%) Spring
11 35 (2.30%) jQuery
11 35 (2.30%) CSS
12 30 (1.97%) Entity Framework
13 25 (1.65%) XSLT
13 25 (1.65%) AngularJS
14 22 (1.45%) HTML5
15 21 (1.38%) LINQ
16 15 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
17 14 (0.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 195 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (10.80%) Fixed Income
3 139 (9.15%) Computer Science
4 118 (7.77%) Hedge funds
5 116 (7.64%) Equities
6 105 (6.91%) Derivative
7 75 (4.94%) Management Information System
8 45 (2.96%) Mathematics
9 40 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 35 (2.30%) Data Structures
11 33 (2.17%) Algorithms
12 32 (2.11%) Data Centre
13 25 (1.65%) Economics
14 15 (0.99%) Equity Derivative
14 15 (0.99%) Visualisation
15 14 (0.92%) Statistics
15 14 (0.92%) Blackberry
16 12 (0.79%) Data Integration
16 12 (0.79%) User Experience
17 11 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 196 (12.90%) Windows
2 115 (7.57%) UNIX
3 89 (5.86%) Linux
4 36 (2.37%) Windows 7
5 30 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (1.12%) Windows 8
8 16 (1.05%) Solaris
9 12 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.59%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.59%) AIX
12 3 (0.20%) SUSE
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.13%) Android
13 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.13%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.066%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (29.95%) Asset Management
2 258 (16.98%) Project Management
3 214 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (9.81%) Fund Management
5 134 (8.82%) Business Analysis
6 112 (7.37%) Wealth Management
7 107 (7.04%) Data Management
8 105 (6.91%) OO
9 100 (6.58%) ITIL
10 97 (6.39%) Portfolio Management
11 87 (5.73%) Risk Management
12 81 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 79 (5.20%) Change Management
14 77 (5.07%) MVC
15 73 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
16 70 (4.61%) SDLC
17 69 (4.54%) Scrum
18 67 (4.41%) PRINCE2
19 62 (4.08%) Fund Accounting
20 59 (3.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 540 (35.55%) SQL
2 235 (15.47%) C#
3 184 (12.11%) Java
4 116 (7.64%) JavaScript
5 69 (4.54%) Python
6 63 (4.15%) VBA
6 63 (4.15%) T-SQL
7 51 (3.36%) C++
7 51 (3.36%) PowerShell
8 35 (2.30%) Perl
9 33 (2.17%) Shell Script
10 30 (1.97%) PL/SQL
11 27 (1.78%) C
12 25 (1.65%) VB
13 23 (1.51%) VB.NET
14 14 (0.92%) Scala
15 13 (0.86%) F#
15 13 (0.86%) Haskell
15 13 (0.86%) Erlang
15 13 (0.86%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 231 (15.21%) Degree
2 34 (2.24%) CISSP
3 29 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
4 18 (1.18%) CISM
5 17 (1.12%) ISEB
6 12 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 12 (0.79%) CFA
7 11 (0.72%) CCSA
8 9 (0.59%) CISA
9 8 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.46%) PMP
10 7 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.33%) PhD
12 5 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.26%) MCSE
13 4 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.20%) CCNA
14 3 (0.20%) APMP
14 3 (0.20%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (5.20%) QA
2 35 (2.30%) SLA
3 21 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.72%) MiFID
6 8 (0.53%) EMIR
6 8 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.46%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.33%) CRD IV
9 4 (0.26%) AIFMD
9 4 (0.26%) UCITS
10 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.066%) Basel II
11 1 (0.066%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.066%) Basel III
11 1 (0.066%) COBIT
11 1 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.066%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.066%) FATCA
System Software
1 77 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.05%) XenApp
5 15 (0.99%) vSphere
6 12 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.33%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.26%) Firmware
9 4 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.26%) vCloud
9 4 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.20%) NFS
10 3 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (2.37%) SCCM
2 23 (1.51%) SCOM
3 19 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
5 9 (0.59%) Control-M
6 8 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (0.46%) Nagios
7 7 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (0.39%) EMC VPLEX
9 4 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.26%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.20%) Puppet
10 3 (0.20%) TeamSite
10 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.066%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.066%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 1 (0.066%) WSUS
Vendors
1 208 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 151 (9.94%) Charles River
3 137 (9.02%) Oracle
4 98 (6.45%) Bloomberg
5 82 (5.40%) SimCorp
6 63 (4.15%) Fidessa
7 46 (3.03%) Cisco
8 41 (2.70%) Sybase
9 37 (2.44%) Citrix
10 36 (2.37%) BI-SAM
11 33 (2.17%) VMware
12 31 (2.04%) Linedata
13 30 (1.97%) HP
14 29 (1.91%) SunGard
14 29 (1.91%) CheckPoint
15 28 (1.84%) StatPro
15 28 (1.84%) Advent
16 24 (1.58%) Reuters
17 23 (1.51%) IBM
18 22 (1.45%) RIMES
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + 25% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago