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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 379 342 394
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +52
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 714 797 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.75% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.92% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 583 598 488
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,760 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.72% +15.78%

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
86854 87001 82391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.82% 82.35% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 70712 69242 68369
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -38 649 £62,500 - 103
London -9 612 £62,500 - 92
City of London -2 203 £65,000 - 43
Scotland +35 57 £62,500 +5.93% 10
Edinburgh +25 34 £45,000 +2.85% 9
Glasgow +12 18 £55,000 -12.00%
South East -48 17 £70,000 - 4
North West +5 12 £82,500 +65.00% 2
Aberdeen - 10 £70,000 - 1
Berkshire 0 6 £70,750 -8.70%
Reading -4 6 £70,750 +15.51%
Cheshire -13 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Merseyside - 6 £82,500 -
Liverpool - 6 £82,500 -
Surrey -16 5 £66,250 -17.18% 2
Chessington - 5 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 4 - -
Kent +10 3 £68,750 -6.77%
Birmingham -16 3 £35,000 -17.64%
West Midlands -27 3 £35,000 -17.64% 1
South West -29 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Croydon - 3 £67,500 -
East of England -2 2 £46,250 -21.27% 1
Oxfordshire -5 2 £78,750 +18.42% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
Stirling - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Surbiton 0 1 £60,000 +36.36%
Henley-on-Thames -3 1 £85,000 +20.14% 1

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 836 (59.84%) Finance
2 492 (35.22%) SQL
3 346 (24.77%) Asset Management
4 322 (23.05%) C#
5 288 (20.62%) Banking
6 278 (19.90%) .NET
7 252 (18.04%) SQL Server
8 249 (17.82%) Degree
9 227 (16.25%) Java
10 225 (16.11%) Windows
11 220 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
12 209 (14.96%) Front Office
13 199 (14.24%) Microsoft
14 181 (12.96%) Hedge funds
15 163 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
16 162 (11.60%) MS Excel
17 151 (10.81%) Investment Banking
18 145 (10.38%) Business Analysis
19 140 (10.02%) Fund Management
20 139 (9.95%) JavaScript
21 138 (9.88%) Oracle
22 136 (9.74%) Wealth Management
23 134 (9.59%) Project Management
24 131 (9.38%) UNIX
25 128 (9.16%) Linux
26 125 (8.95%) Fixed Income
27 121 (8.66%) Computer Science
28 118 (8.45%) OO
29 115 (8.23%) Back Office
30 112 (8.02%) HTML

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 57 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 49 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.79%) Apache
4 23 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 18 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 17 (1.22%) IIS
7 15 (1.07%) JBoss
7 15 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (0.93%) SAS
9 11 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.57%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.43%) Lync
12 6 (0.43%) TeamSite
13 5 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.36%) Liferay
14 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.29%) Confluence
14 4 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 162 (11.60%) MS Excel
2 57 (4.08%) MS Office
3 22 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (1.22%) MS Project
5 14 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.86%) SPSS
7 5 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.29%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 85 (6.08%) thinkFolio
2 75 (5.37%) Markit EDM
3 31 (2.22%) LatentZero
4 22 (1.57%) Advent Geneva
5 20 (1.43%) SalesLogix
6 16 (1.15%) Dynamics GP
7 9 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (0.57%) Eagle PACE
8 8 (0.57%) SimCorp Dimension
8 8 (0.57%) Sentinel
9 3 (0.21%) Capstone
9 3 (0.21%) RMDS
9 3 (0.21%) Algo Collateral
9 3 (0.21%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 2 (0.14%) TIBCO iProcess
10 2 (0.14%) Temenos T24
10 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.14%) SAP CO
11 1 (0.072%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.57%) Force.com
3 6 (0.43%) Office 365
4 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.21%) SaaS
6 1 (0.072%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.58%) TCP/IP
2 59 (4.22%) Firewall
3 53 (3.79%) DNS
4 39 (2.79%) SAN
5 31 (2.22%) VPN
6 27 (1.93%) LAN
7 23 (1.65%) WAN
8 21 (1.50%) Internet
9 18 (1.29%) VLAN
10 17 (1.22%) LDAP
11 13 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (0.86%) Network Security
13 11 (0.79%) VoIP
14 10 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (0.72%) DHCP
14 10 (0.72%) OSPF
15 9 (0.64%) BGP
15 9 (0.64%) SSH
16 8 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 8 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (18.04%) SQL Server
2 81 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 79 (5.65%) Relational Database
4 72 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
9 27 (1.93%) RDBMS
10 25 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (1.72%) Oracle Database
12 21 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (1.29%) QlikView
14 15 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (0.93%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.79%) Hadoop
17 10 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (0.72%) MySQL
18 8 (0.57%) NoSQL
19 7 (0.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (2.86%) NUnit
2 38 (2.72%) JUnit
3 28 (2.00%) Subversion
4 22 (1.57%) Selenium
5 21 (1.50%) Visual Studio
6 20 (1.43%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (1.15%) TeamCity
9 15 (1.07%) JIRA
10 10 (0.72%) Git (software)
11 8 (0.57%) Mockito
11 8 (0.57%) SpecFlow
11 8 (0.57%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.50%) Ant
12 7 (0.50%) Fiddler
12 7 (0.50%) jMock
13 5 (0.36%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.29%) FishEye
14 4 (0.29%) CruiseControl
15 3 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 836 (59.84%) Finance
2 288 (20.62%) Banking
3 209 (14.96%) Front Office
4 151 (10.81%) Investment Banking
5 115 (8.23%) Back Office
6 45 (3.22%) Financial Institution
7 42 (3.01%) Private Banking
8 36 (2.58%) Retail
9 22 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.43%) Marketing
11 13 (0.93%) Legal
12 8 (0.57%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
14 6 (0.43%) Advertising
15 3 (0.21%) Law
16 2 (0.14%) French Language
16 2 (0.14%) German Language
17 1 (0.072%) Billing
17 1 (0.072%) Games
17 1 (0.072%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 438 (31.35%) Analyst
2 398 (28.49%) Developer
3 175 (12.53%) Business Analyst
4 129 (9.23%) C# Developer
5 120 (8.59%) Support Analyst
6 93 (6.66%) Applications Support
7 91 (6.51%) Project Manager
8 72 (5.15%) Consultant
9 57 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
10 55 (3.94%) .NET Developer
11 53 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
12 52 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
13 45 (3.22%) Java Developer
14 40 (2.86%) Senior Developer
15 35 (2.51%) Data Analyst
16 32 (2.29%) Software Developer
17 30 (2.15%) Administrator
18 28 (2.00%) Test Analyst
19 25 (1.79%) Support Engineer
19 25 (1.79%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (19.90%) .NET
2 112 (8.02%) HTML
3 98 (7.02%) ASP.NET
4 84 (6.01%) WPF
5 77 (5.51%) WCF
6 66 (4.72%) Spring
7 63 (4.51%) XML
8 55 (3.94%) jQuery
9 51 (3.65%) CSS
10 47 (3.36%) Web Services
11 46 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (2.93%) HTML5
13 39 (2.79%) AngularJS
14 37 (2.65%) FIX Protocol
15 36 (2.58%) .NET Framework
16 33 (2.36%) JSON
17 30 (2.15%) LINQ
18 28 (2.00%) Ajax
19 27 (1.93%) Hibernate
20 24 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 181 (12.96%) Hedge funds
2 163 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 125 (8.95%) Fixed Income
4 121 (8.66%) Computer Science
5 100 (7.16%) Management Information System
6 98 (7.02%) Equities
7 75 (5.37%) Derivative
8 51 (3.65%) Mathematics
9 33 (2.36%) N-Tier
10 30 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 30 (2.15%) Physics
11 29 (2.08%) Open Source
12 28 (2.00%) Algorithms
13 22 (1.57%) User Experience
14 20 (1.43%) Visualisation
15 17 (1.22%) Blackberry
16 16 (1.15%) Data Structures
17 15 (1.07%) Mobile App
17 15 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
18 13 (0.93%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 225 (16.11%) Windows
2 131 (9.38%) UNIX
3 128 (9.16%) Linux
4 34 (2.43%) Windows 7
4 34 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (2.08%) Solaris
7 25 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (1.07%) Windows 8
9 15 (1.07%) AIX
10 12 (0.86%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.72%) Android
12 6 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.21%) SUSE
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (24.77%) Asset Management
2 220 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (10.38%) Business Analysis
4 140 (10.02%) Fund Management
5 136 (9.74%) Wealth Management
6 134 (9.59%) Project Management
7 118 (8.45%) OO
8 109 (7.80%) Data Management
9 107 (7.66%) ITIL
10 98 (7.02%) MVC
11 90 (6.44%) Risk Management
12 77 (5.51%) TDD
13 74 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 66 (4.72%) Information Security
14 66 (4.72%) Mentoring
15 63 (4.51%) Data Modelling
16 62 (4.44%) CRM
17 61 (4.37%) Change Management
18 59 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
19 58 (4.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 492 (35.22%) SQL
2 322 (23.05%) C#
3 227 (16.25%) Java
4 139 (9.95%) JavaScript
5 85 (6.08%) VBA
6 74 (5.30%) C++
7 63 (4.51%) Python
8 56 (4.01%) T-SQL
9 54 (3.87%) Perl
10 32 (2.29%) PowerShell
11 30 (2.15%) PL/SQL
12 28 (2.00%) C
13 24 (1.72%) VB
14 22 (1.57%) Shell Script
15 18 (1.29%) Scala
16 15 (1.07%) PHP
17 12 (0.86%) F#
17 12 (0.86%) OCaml
17 12 (0.86%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.79%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 249 (17.82%) Degree
2 36 (2.58%) CISSP
3 33 (2.36%) VCP4
4 21 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (1.22%) ISEB
6 15 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.93%) CISA
7 13 (0.93%) CCNA
8 11 (0.79%) MCSE
9 9 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.64%) CCNP
10 8 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (0.57%) PMP
10 8 (0.57%) CISM
10 8 (0.57%) GCIA
11 7 (0.50%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.36%) GIAC
13 5 (0.36%) PhD
13 5 (0.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.01%) QA
2 38 (2.72%) SLA
3 23 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.07%) MiFID
5 14 (1.00%) FATCA
6 13 (0.93%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.86%) COBIT
8 10 (0.72%) EMIR
8 10 (0.72%) AIFMD
9 8 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.36%) UCITS
11 4 (0.29%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.072%) Basel II
13 1 (0.072%) Basel III
13 1 (0.072%) CRD IV
System Software
1 93 (6.66%) Active Directory
2 53 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.08%) vSphere
4 20 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (1.07%) NFS
6 13 (0.93%) VMware ESX
7 12 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 11 (0.79%) Hyper-V
9 10 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 8 (0.57%) XenApp
11 5 (0.36%) Firmware
11 5 (0.36%) XenServer
12 4 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.072%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.072%) Snort
14 1 (0.072%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 20 (1.43%) SCCM
2 15 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.07%) Puppet
3 14 (1.00%) SCOM
4 13 (0.93%) Control-M
5 11 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.36%) Nagios
7 5 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.21%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.21%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.21%) WSUS
8 3 (0.21%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.14%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.072%) OpenView
10 1 (0.072%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 199 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 138 (9.88%) Oracle
3 93 (6.66%) Bloomberg
4 90 (6.44%) Charles River
5 71 (5.08%) VMware
6 63 (4.51%) Cisco
7 44 (3.15%) FactSet
8 43 (3.08%) HP
9 41 (2.93%) SimCorp
10 38 (2.72%) Vermilion
11 31 (2.22%) Citrix
11 31 (2.22%) Reuters
11 31 (2.22%) Sybase
12 28 (2.00%) Fidessa
13 26 (1.86%) Advent
14 23 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
15 22 (1.57%) BI-SAM
16 20 (1.43%) IBM
17 19 (1.36%) Business Objects
18 18 (1.29%) GoldenSource
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago