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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 385 348 384
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +36
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 703 889 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.75% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.91% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 549 740 535
Average salary £65,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
88868 97779 88218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.13% 82.70% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72292 79425 72637
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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
(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 -23 644 £67,500 +12.50% 64
London +1 607 £67,500 +8.00% 62
City of London +3 201 £67,500 +12.50% 38
Scotland +4 53 £52,500 -4.54% 7
Edinburgh +36 38 £50,000 - 4
South East +4 20 £77,500 +40.90% 1
Glasgow -24 15 £62,500 +13.63% 1
North West +14 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Oxfordshire +17 9 £80,000 +220.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 9 £55,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 9 £80,000 - 1
Croydon - 7 £70,000 -
Cheshire +9 6 - -
Knutsford - 6 - -
Surrey +12 5 £52,500 -12.50%
Manchester +18 4 £48,750 -
West Midlands -3 4 £50,000 +47.05%
Wimbledon -9 4 - -
Birmingham -20 4 £50,000 +47.05%
Kent +7 3 £70,000 -6.66%
East of England +22 2 £60,000 -
Epsom - 2 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £87,500 -
Westminster - 2 £65,500 -
Liverpool +8 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hertfordshire +5 1 £55,000 -
Merseyside +3 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hampshire +1 1 £60,000 +45.45%
Tonbridge -6 1 £70,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £34,000 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 831 (57.91%) Finance
2 481 (33.52%) SQL
3 393 (27.39%) Asset Management
4 300 (20.91%) Banking
5 270 (18.82%) C#
6 265 (18.47%) .NET
7 263 (18.33%) Front Office
8 240 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
9 235 (16.38%) Degree
10 224 (15.61%) SQL Server
11 222 (15.47%) Windows
12 214 (14.91%) Project Management
13 202 (14.08%) Microsoft
14 174 (12.13%) Investment Banking
15 169 (11.78%) Java
16 167 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
17 163 (11.36%) Fixed Income
18 161 (11.22%) Hedge funds
19 145 (10.10%) Business Analysis
20 144 (10.03%) Fund Management
21 142 (9.90%) MS Excel
22 134 (9.34%) Oracle
22 134 (9.34%) Back Office
23 126 (8.78%) Charles River
24 124 (8.64%) JavaScript
25 122 (8.50%) Markit EDM
26 120 (8.36%) thinkFolio
26 120 (8.36%) Equities
27 119 (8.29%) Computer Science
28 118 (8.22%) Wealth Management

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 47 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 40 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 26 (1.81%) IIS
4 21 (1.46%) WebSphere
5 14 (0.98%) Apache Solr
6 12 (0.84%) SAS
7 10 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.56%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.35%) Confluence
9 5 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.28%) Lync
10 4 (0.28%) Node.js
10 4 (0.28%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.28%) Apache
10 4 (0.28%) JBoss
11 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 142 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 56 (3.90%) MS Office
3 21 (1.46%) MS Project
4 18 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.28%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.21%) SPSS
9 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.070%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 122 (8.50%) Markit EDM
2 120 (8.36%) thinkFolio
3 52 (3.62%) LatentZero
4 32 (2.23%) SimCorp Dimension
5 25 (1.74%) Eagle PACE
6 24 (1.67%) HiPortfolio
7 17 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
8 14 (0.98%) PORTIA
8 14 (0.98%) LongView
9 13 (0.91%) Decalog
9 13 (0.91%) HiInvest
9 13 (0.91%) HiPerformance
9 13 (0.91%) Advent Geneva
9 13 (0.91%) MultiFonds
9 13 (0.91%) Front Arena
9 13 (0.91%) Beauchamp
9 13 (0.91%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 13 (0.91%) Advent Moxy
10 10 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (0.56%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (0.84%) SaaS
3 10 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.35%) Office 365
5 2 (0.14%) Force.com
6 1 (0.070%) Yammer
6 1 (0.070%) Boomi
6 1 (0.070%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 52 (3.62%) Firewall
3 46 (3.21%) DNS
4 35 (2.44%) SAN
5 23 (1.60%) VLAN
6 21 (1.46%) VPN
7 19 (1.32%) WAN
8 17 (1.18%) LAN
9 16 (1.11%) LDAP
10 15 (1.05%) Internet
11 11 (0.77%) VoIP
12 9 (0.63%) Ethernet
13 8 (0.56%) Network Security
14 6 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 6 (0.42%) DMZ
14 6 (0.42%) Wireless
15 5 (0.35%) OSPF
15 5 (0.35%) Intranet
15 5 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 63 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 63 (4.39%) Relational Database
3 57 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
6 29 (2.02%) RDBMS
6 29 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.05%) Big Data
11 14 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (0.91%) QlikView
13 10 (0.70%) Spotfire
14 8 (0.56%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.49%) DB2
15 7 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
16 6 (0.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (2.09%) NUnit
2 29 (2.02%) JUnit
3 24 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 21 (1.46%) JIRA
5 20 (1.39%) SpecFlow
6 17 (1.18%) Subversion
7 16 (1.11%) Jenkins
8 13 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.77%) Selenium
9 11 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.70%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.56%) Git (software)
12 7 (0.49%) FitNesse
13 6 (0.42%) Fiddler
14 4 (0.28%) FishEye
14 4 (0.28%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.28%) InstallShield
14 4 (0.28%) CruiseControl
15 3 (0.21%) MSI
15 3 (0.21%) LoadRunner
General
1 831 (57.91%) Finance
2 300 (20.91%) Banking
3 263 (18.33%) Front Office
4 174 (12.13%) Investment Banking
5 134 (9.34%) Back Office
6 93 (6.48%) Financial Institution
7 32 (2.23%) Marketing
8 31 (2.16%) Retail
9 25 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
10 21 (1.46%) Legal
11 19 (1.32%) Private Banking
12 13 (0.91%) Telecoms
12 13 (0.91%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.56%) German Language
14 6 (0.42%) French Language
14 6 (0.42%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.42%) Advertising
15 5 (0.35%) Law
16 4 (0.28%) Billing
16 4 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 479 (33.38%) Analyst
2 344 (23.97%) Developer
3 185 (12.89%) Business Analyst
4 148 (10.31%) Support Analyst
5 122 (8.50%) Applications Support
6 103 (7.18%) Project Manager
7 97 (6.76%) C# Developer
8 75 (5.23%) Applications Support Analyst
9 73 (5.09%) Consultant
10 63 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
11 59 (4.11%) .NET Developer
12 54 (3.76%) Senior Developer
13 53 (3.69%) Senior Manager
14 52 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
15 46 (3.21%) Architect
16 44 (3.07%) Java Developer
17 42 (2.93%) Data Analyst
18 39 (2.72%) Business Manager
19 33 (2.30%) Senior Business Analyst
20 31 (2.16%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (18.47%) .NET
2 90 (6.27%) ASP.NET
3 74 (5.16%) WCF
4 71 (4.95%) XML
4 71 (4.95%) WPF
5 69 (4.81%) HTML
6 57 (3.97%) FIX Protocol
7 51 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (3.34%) .NET Framework
8 48 (3.34%) jQuery
9 37 (2.58%) Spring
9 37 (2.58%) Entity Framework
10 35 (2.44%) Web Services
10 35 (2.44%) LINQ
10 35 (2.44%) AngularJS
11 33 (2.30%) CSS
12 27 (1.88%) HTML5
13 21 (1.46%) JSON
14 20 (1.39%) Backbone.js
15 19 (1.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 167 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
2 163 (11.36%) Fixed Income
3 161 (11.22%) Hedge funds
4 120 (8.36%) Equities
5 119 (8.29%) Computer Science
6 102 (7.11%) Derivative
7 80 (5.57%) Management Information System
8 44 (3.07%) Data Centre
9 42 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 37 (2.58%) Mathematics
11 25 (1.74%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.60%) User Experience
13 21 (1.46%) Data Structures
14 19 (1.32%) N-Tier
15 18 (1.25%) Blackberry
16 17 (1.18%) Physics
17 15 (1.05%) Economics
17 15 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
17 15 (1.05%) Visualisation
18 13 (0.91%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 222 (15.47%) Windows
2 117 (8.15%) Linux
3 107 (7.46%) UNIX
4 36 (2.51%) Windows 7
5 30 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (1.74%) Solaris
9 22 (1.53%) Windows 8
10 15 (1.05%) AIX
11 14 (0.98%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.42%) Android
14 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.21%) SUSE
15 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (27.39%) Asset Management
2 240 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (14.91%) Project Management
4 145 (10.10%) Business Analysis
5 144 (10.03%) Fund Management
6 118 (8.22%) Wealth Management
7 112 (7.80%) Data Management
8 110 (7.67%) ITIL
9 94 (6.55%) OO
10 92 (6.41%) Risk Management
11 85 (5.92%) MVC
12 83 (5.78%) Portfolio Management
13 82 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 68 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
14 68 (4.74%) Fund Accounting
15 61 (4.25%) TDD
15 61 (4.25%) PRINCE2
15 61 (4.25%) CRM
16 59 (4.11%) Analytics
17 56 (3.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 481 (33.52%) SQL
2 270 (18.82%) C#
3 169 (11.78%) Java
4 124 (8.64%) JavaScript
5 79 (5.51%) Python
6 63 (4.39%) C++
7 61 (4.25%) VBA
8 52 (3.62%) T-SQL
9 48 (3.34%) Perl
10 40 (2.79%) PowerShell
11 24 (1.67%) PL/SQL
12 23 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 22 (1.53%) C
14 19 (1.32%) VB
14 19 (1.32%) VB.NET
15 14 (0.98%) Scala
15 14 (0.98%) TypeScript
16 13 (0.91%) Haskell
16 13 (0.91%) Erlang
16 13 (0.91%) F#
Qualifications
1 235 (16.38%) Degree
2 39 (2.72%) CISSP
3 21 (1.46%) ISEB
4 17 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.77%) CISA
7 11 (0.77%) CISM
7 11 (0.77%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.70%) CFA
9 9 (0.63%) MCSE
10 8 (0.56%) PhD
10 8 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.49%) PMP
11 7 (0.49%) CCNA
11 7 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.42%) CCNP
13 5 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.48%) QA
2 31 (2.16%) SLA
3 24 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.46%) ISO 9001
5 15 (1.05%) MiFID
6 11 (0.77%) EMIR
7 9 (0.63%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.56%) AIFMD
8 8 (0.56%) COBIT
9 7 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.49%) FATCA
10 5 (0.35%) CRD IV
10 5 (0.35%) UCITS
11 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.070%) Basel II
12 1 (0.070%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.070%) Basel III
System Software
1 89 (6.20%) Active Directory
2 39 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.88%) vSphere
4 19 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.91%) NFS
6 13 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 12 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 11 (0.77%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.77%) XenApp
9 5 (0.35%) XenServer
9 5 (0.35%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.28%) vCloud
10 4 (0.28%) Firmware
10 4 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 31 (2.16%) SCCM
2 20 (1.39%) SCOM
3 16 (1.11%) Puppet
3 16 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.70%) Control-M
5 7 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
6 6 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (0.42%) Nagios
7 5 (0.35%) TeamSite
8 4 (0.28%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.21%) WSUS
9 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.14%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.070%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 202 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 134 (9.34%) Oracle
3 126 (8.78%) Charles River
4 106 (7.39%) Bloomberg
5 74 (5.16%) SimCorp
6 56 (3.90%) Cisco
7 54 (3.76%) VMware
8 51 (3.55%) Fidessa
9 45 (3.14%) HP
10 34 (2.37%) Citrix
11 28 (1.95%) Sybase
11 28 (1.95%) Reuters
12 27 (1.88%) BI-SAM
12 27 (1.88%) FactSet
13 26 (1.81%) Advent
13 26 (1.81%) IBM
14 22 (1.53%) GoldenSource
15 19 (1.32%) SunGard
15 19 (1.32%) Vermilion
16 17 (1.18%) CheckPoint
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40k + discretionary bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + excellent bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago