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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 365 370 361
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 814 708 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.65% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.83% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 681 545 614
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
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 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
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 25 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 25 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 +16 751 £65,000 +13.04% 83
London +28 708 £65,000 +8.33% 71
City of London +18 251 £60,000 +4.34% 37
Scotland -4 59 £55,000 - 10
Glasgow +10 43 £55,000 -12.00% 2
South East -31 22 £47,500 -13.63% 8
Surrey -15 14 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Edinburgh -27 13 £55,000 +10.00% 7
South West -14 8 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -16 8 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Bath -19 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Somerset -24 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Altrincham +9 7 - -
Manchester -10 7 - - 2
Oxfordshire +5 5 £30,000 - 2
Oxford +9 4 £30,000 -
East of England -8 4 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Essex -6 3 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Kent -15 2 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Chessington - 2 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £55,000 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Newbury +9 1 £27,000 -65.16%
Berkshire +4 1 £27,000 -65.16%
Cheshire -14 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Redhill -17 1 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Yorkshire -30 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 25 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 1041 (60.81%) Finance
2 663 (38.73%) SQL
3 457 (26.69%) Asset Management
4 435 (25.41%) SQL Server
5 403 (23.54%) C#
6 387 (22.61%) Banking
6 387 (22.61%) Degree
7 337 (19.68%) .NET
8 321 (18.75%) Front Office
9 280 (16.36%) Microsoft
10 265 (15.48%) Project Management
11 248 (14.49%) Windows
11 248 (14.49%) Business Analysis
12 245 (14.31%) Hedge funds
13 240 (14.02%) Java
14 212 (12.38%) Fixed Income
15 209 (12.21%) Investment Banking
16 195 (11.39%) Oracle
17 179 (10.46%) Relational Database
18 170 (9.93%) Fund Management
19 165 (9.64%) C++
20 163 (9.52%) Back Office
21 161 (9.40%) MS Excel
22 160 (9.35%) Risk Management
23 158 (9.23%) Computer Science
24 157 (9.17%) Equities
25 152 (8.88%) OO
26 148 (8.64%) Charles River
27 142 (8.29%) WCF
28 140 (8.18%) ASP.NET

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 52 (3.04%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.34%) WebSphere
4 22 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 21 (1.23%) SAS
6 19 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (1.11%) IIS
7 17 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
8 16 (0.93%) Apache
9 14 (0.82%) Apache Solr
10 12 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
13 8 (0.47%) Node.js
13 8 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.47%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (0.35%) CMS
15 4 (0.23%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 161 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 78 (4.56%) MS Office
3 40 (2.34%) MS Project
4 22 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.05%) SPSS
6 12 (0.70%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.058%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.058%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 105 (6.13%) Markit EDM
2 60 (3.50%) LatentZero
3 19 (1.11%) SimCorp Dimension
4 16 (0.93%) Eagle PACE
5 12 (0.70%) Advent Geneva
6 11 (0.64%) Sentinel
7 10 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (0.47%) HiPortfolio
10 6 (0.35%) Eagle STAR
11 4 (0.23%) Endur
12 3 (0.18%) PolarLake
13 2 (0.12%) Summit
13 2 (0.12%) SalesLogix
13 2 (0.12%) MultiFonds
13 2 (0.12%) Monis
13 2 (0.12%) SAP BPC
14 1 (0.058%) TRIRIGA
14 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS R12
14 1 (0.058%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.058%) Office 365
2 1 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.058%) Force.com
2 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.58%) Firewall
2 25 (1.46%) WAN
3 23 (1.34%) LAN
4 17 (0.99%) SAN
5 16 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.93%) DNS
6 13 (0.76%) VPN
7 11 (0.64%) Intranet
8 9 (0.53%) FTP
9 8 (0.47%) VLAN
9 8 (0.47%) Network Security
10 7 (0.41%) HTTP
10 7 (0.41%) Internet
11 6 (0.35%) LDAP
12 5 (0.29%) DMZ
13 4 (0.23%) DHCP
13 4 (0.23%) NAS
13 4 (0.23%) IP Telephony
14 3 (0.18%) Wireless
14 3 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (25.41%) SQL Server
2 179 (10.46%) Relational Database
3 129 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 103 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 87 (5.08%) RDBMS
6 64 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 64 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 50 (2.92%) Oracle Database
8 48 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (2.22%) Data Mining
11 34 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
12 28 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
13 22 (1.29%) QlikView
14 21 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (0.76%) MySQL
16 12 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (0.64%) MS Access
17 11 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
18 10 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (2.04%) NUnit
2 26 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (1.11%) JUnit
4 18 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 16 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 15 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 14 (0.82%) SpecFlow
8 12 (0.70%) Subversion
8 12 (0.70%) FitNesse
9 10 (0.58%) JIRA
10 9 (0.53%) Selenium
10 9 (0.53%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.47%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.35%) Ant
12 6 (0.35%) jMock
12 6 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 6 (0.35%) GCC
13 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 1041 (60.81%) Finance
2 387 (22.61%) Banking
3 321 (18.75%) Front Office
4 209 (12.21%) Investment Banking
5 163 (9.52%) Back Office
6 85 (4.96%) Financial Institution
7 61 (3.56%) Retail
8 31 (1.81%) Marketing
9 22 (1.29%) Advertising
10 20 (1.17%) Legal
11 17 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
12 16 (0.93%) Retail Banking
13 14 (0.82%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.53%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.18%) Billing
15 3 (0.18%) Law
16 2 (0.12%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.12%) Local Government
16 2 (0.12%) International Banking
17 1 (0.058%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 632 (36.92%) Analyst
2 517 (30.20%) Developer
3 308 (17.99%) Business Analyst
4 231 (13.49%) C# Developer
5 126 (7.36%) Support Analyst
6 109 (6.37%) Project Manager
7 106 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 102 (5.96%) Consultant
9 99 (5.78%) Applications Support
10 77 (4.50%) Senior Developer
11 69 (4.03%) Java Developer
12 67 (3.91%) Applications Support Analyst
13 60 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
14 56 (3.27%) DBA
15 55 (3.21%) Test Analyst
16 49 (2.86%) Programmer
16 49 (2.86%) .NET Developer
17 45 (2.63%) Administrator
17 45 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 44 (2.57%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (19.68%) .NET
2 142 (8.29%) WCF
3 140 (8.18%) ASP.NET
4 118 (6.89%) WPF
5 110 (6.43%) HTML
6 84 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (4.15%) HTML5
8 66 (3.86%) Web Services
9 55 (3.21%) WinForms
10 54 (3.15%) XML
11 44 (2.57%) Spring
12 30 (1.75%) CSS
13 28 (1.64%) jQuery
14 27 (1.58%) LINQ
14 27 (1.58%) .NET Framework
14 27 (1.58%) AngularJS
15 22 (1.29%) Hibernate
16 20 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 18 (1.05%) Ajax
17 18 (1.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 245 (14.31%) Hedge funds
2 212 (12.38%) Fixed Income
3 158 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 157 (9.17%) Equities
5 134 (7.83%) Derivative
6 88 (5.14%) Management Information System
7 80 (4.67%) Mathematics
8 67 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 55 (3.21%) Physics
10 54 (3.15%) Grid Computing
11 52 (3.04%) Market Risk
12 35 (2.04%) N-Tier
13 34 (1.99%) Reference Data
14 33 (1.93%) Open Source
15 25 (1.46%) iPad
16 23 (1.34%) AS400
17 20 (1.17%) Visualisation
18 19 (1.11%) Client/Server
19 18 (1.05%) Replication
20 17 (0.99%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 248 (14.49%) Windows
2 108 (6.31%) UNIX
3 86 (5.02%) Linux
4 38 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 36 (2.10%) Windows XP
6 25 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (1.05%) 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%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.29%) HPUX
13 5 (0.29%) Android
14 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.058%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.058%) i5/OS
15 1 (0.058%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.058%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (26.69%) Asset Management
2 265 (15.48%) Project Management
3 248 (14.49%) Business Analysis
4 170 (9.93%) Fund Management
5 160 (9.35%) Risk Management
6 152 (8.88%) OO
7 117 (6.83%) Wealth Management
8 113 (6.60%) MVC
9 109 (6.37%) Software Engineering
10 100 (5.84%) Data Management
11 92 (5.37%) Portfolio Management
12 84 (4.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 81 (4.73%) Data Analysis
14 78 (4.56%) Test Scripting
14 78 (4.56%) Multithreading
15 77 (4.50%) TDD
16 71 (4.15%) Agile Software Development
17 69 (4.03%) Scrum
17 69 (4.03%) ITIL
18 68 (3.97%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 663 (38.73%) SQL
2 403 (23.54%) C#
3 240 (14.02%) Java
4 165 (9.64%) C++
5 121 (7.07%) T-SQL
6 90 (5.26%) VBA
7 80 (4.67%) Python
7 80 (4.67%) JavaScript
8 57 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 47 (2.75%) Perl
10 31 (1.81%) F#
10 31 (1.81%) VB.NET
11 30 (1.75%) VB
12 29 (1.69%) C
12 29 (1.69%) PowerShell
13 24 (1.40%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.05%) R
15 14 (0.82%) TypeScript
16 11 (0.64%) PHP
17 10 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 387 (22.61%) Degree
2 38 (2.22%) CISA
3 36 (2.10%) CFA
4 21 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.17%) ISEB
6 11 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (0.64%) PhD
7 9 (0.53%) CISSP
8 8 (0.47%) MCSE
8 8 (0.47%) CEH
8 8 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.47%) GIAC
8 8 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.35%) CCNA
10 6 (0.35%) ACCA
10 6 (0.35%) CIMA
10 6 (0.35%) OSCP
11 5 (0.29%) CISM
11 5 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.50%) QA
2 35 (2.04%) EMIR
3 31 (1.81%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (0.93%) MiFID
4 16 (0.93%) 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 6 (0.35%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.35%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.23%) FATCA
10 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.12%) COREP
11 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 74 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.46%) VMware ESX
4 11 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (0.64%) vSphere
5 10 (0.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 9 (0.53%) XenApp
7 7 (0.41%) XenServer
7 7 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.29%) NFS
9 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.058%) Squid
11 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.058%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 23 (1.34%) SCCM
2 21 (1.23%) Control-M
3 11 (0.64%) Tivoli
3 11 (0.64%) Data Guard
4 8 (0.47%) NetBackup
5 7 (0.41%) SCOM
6 6 (0.35%) Puppet
6 6 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.29%) OpenView
8 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.12%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.12%) Foglight
10 1 (0.058%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.058%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.058%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.058%) Nagios
10 1 (0.058%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 280 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 195 (11.39%) Oracle
3 148 (8.64%) Charles River
4 107 (6.25%) thinkFolio
5 99 (5.78%) Bloomberg
6 47 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
7 44 (2.57%) VMware
8 37 (2.16%) SimCorp
8 37 (2.16%) Cisco
9 34 (1.99%) Citrix
10 28 (1.64%) Sybase
11 27 (1.58%) HP
12 24 (1.40%) IBM
13 23 (1.34%) Fidessa
14 22 (1.29%) Informatica
15 18 (1.05%) NetApp
15 18 (1.05%) JBoss
16 17 (0.99%) Tableau
17 16 (0.93%) Vermilion
17 16 (0.93%) GoldenSource
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £26k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Solutions - Threadneedle
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £62000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + PMI, Pension, Bonus, etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + PMI, Pension, Bonus, etc
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum C£60K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £45000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Witham, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago