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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 378 361 357
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 777 743 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.68% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.86% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 637 574 630
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 -10 709 £62,500 +4.16% 101
London +18 663 £65,000 +8.33% 89
City of London +41 243 £62,500 +4.16% 49
Scotland -21 62 £55,000 - 4
Glasgow -6 44 £60,000 +2.12%
South East -50 20 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Edinburgh -24 17 £55,000 - 3
Surrey -12 12 £52,500 -4.54% 4
South West -18 8 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -23 8 £50,000 +33.33% 2
East of England +3 7 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Manchester -7 7 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Oxfordshire +8 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Essex +5 6 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Bath -12 6 £55,000 +13.40%
Somerset -24 6 £55,000 +13.40%
Oxford +6 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Brentwood -2 3 - -
Yorkshire -36 3 £45,000 -
Altrincham +8 2 - -
Kent -9 2 - -
Redhill -22 2 £53,750 -2.27%
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £55,000 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +7 1 - -
Newbury 0 1 £27,000 -65.16%
Berkshire -14 1 £27,000 -40.00% 1
Cheshire -18 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Leeds -26 1 £35,000 -6.66%

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1030 (61.90%) Finance
2 644 (38.70%) SQL
3 435 (26.14%) Asset Management
4 418 (25.12%) SQL Server
5 387 (23.26%) C#
6 385 (23.14%) Banking
7 372 (22.36%) Degree
8 329 (19.77%) .NET
9 290 (17.43%) Front Office
10 262 (15.75%) Microsoft
11 256 (15.38%) Windows
12 252 (15.14%) Project Management
13 246 (14.78%) Hedge funds
14 242 (14.54%) Java
15 227 (13.64%) Business Analysis
16 221 (13.28%) Investment Banking
17 207 (12.44%) Fixed Income
18 189 (11.36%) Oracle
19 180 (10.82%) Relational Database
20 176 (10.58%) Back Office
21 157 (9.44%) Equities
21 157 (9.44%) MS Excel
22 155 (9.31%) Risk Management
23 152 (9.13%) C++
23 152 (9.13%) OO
23 152 (9.13%) Fund Management
24 145 (8.71%) Computer Science
25 139 (8.35%) ASP.NET
26 138 (8.29%) Charles River
27 137 (8.23%) Derivative

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 59 (3.55%) SharePoint
2 54 (3.25%) MS Exchange
3 24 (1.44%) SAS
4 21 (1.26%) IIS
5 17 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 17 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (0.96%) Tomcat
7 15 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
7 15 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (0.78%) Apache
9 12 (0.72%) Apache Solr
10 9 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (0.54%) Adobe CQ
11 8 (0.48%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.48%) Node.js
12 7 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.42%) CMS
13 5 (0.30%) Drupal
13 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.24%) MQSeries
Applications
1 157 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 71 (4.27%) MS Office
3 31 (1.86%) MS Project
4 21 (1.26%) SPSS
5 20 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.78%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.18%) Stata
9 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.060%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 89 (5.35%) Markit EDM
2 49 (2.94%) LatentZero
3 20 (1.20%) SimCorp Dimension
4 15 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.66%) Sentinel
6 10 (0.60%) Advent Geneva
6 10 (0.60%) Eagle PACE
7 9 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.42%) SalesLogix
9 6 (0.36%) HiPortfolio
10 2 (0.12%) Summit
10 2 (0.12%) PolarLake
10 2 (0.12%) Endur
10 2 (0.12%) Algo Collateral
10 2 (0.12%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.12%) assyst
10 2 (0.12%) Monis
10 2 (0.12%) Eagle STAR
11 1 (0.060%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.060%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.12%) Force.com
3 1 (0.060%) GitHub
3 1 (0.060%) Office 365
3 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.56%) Firewall
2 24 (1.44%) WAN
3 22 (1.32%) LAN
4 20 (1.20%) DNS
5 17 (1.02%) SAN
5 17 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.84%) VPN
7 10 (0.60%) FTP
7 10 (0.60%) LDAP
7 10 (0.60%) Intranet
8 9 (0.54%) HTTP
8 9 (0.54%) DHCP
9 8 (0.48%) VLAN
10 7 (0.42%) Internet
11 5 (0.30%) Network Security
12 3 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.18%) VoIP
12 3 (0.18%) SSH
12 3 (0.18%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 418 (25.12%) SQL Server
2 180 (10.82%) Relational Database
3 117 (7.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 92 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (4.57%) RDBMS
6 63 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 60 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (2.76%) Oracle Database
9 37 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 35 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 33 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
12 32 (1.92%) Data Mining
13 25 (1.50%) QlikView
14 19 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (0.90%) MySQL
16 12 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 10 (0.60%) MS Access
18 10 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (1.68%) NUnit
2 26 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 16 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (0.78%) JUnit
5 13 (0.78%) Subversion
6 12 (0.72%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.72%) SpecFlow
6 12 (0.72%) JIRA
7 10 (0.60%) FitNesse
8 9 (0.54%) Selenium
9 8 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.36%) Maven
10 6 (0.36%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 5 (0.30%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.24%) Ant
12 4 (0.24%) Mockito
12 4 (0.24%) GCC
General
1 1030 (61.90%) Finance
2 385 (23.14%) Banking
3 290 (17.43%) Front Office
4 221 (13.28%) Investment Banking
5 176 (10.58%) Back Office
6 83 (4.99%) Financial Institution
7 73 (4.39%) Retail
8 30 (1.80%) Marketing
9 28 (1.68%) Private Banking
10 23 (1.38%) Retail Banking
11 19 (1.14%) Legal
12 16 (0.96%) Telecoms
13 13 (0.78%) Advertising
14 10 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
15 6 (0.36%) Law
16 3 (0.18%) Billing
17 2 (0.12%) Local Government
18 1 (0.060%) Online Betting
18 1 (0.060%) German Language
18 1 (0.060%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 605 (36.36%) Analyst
2 507 (30.47%) Developer
3 285 (17.13%) Business Analyst
4 216 (12.98%) C# Developer
5 124 (7.45%) Support Analyst
6 109 (6.55%) Consultant
7 105 (6.31%) Project Manager
8 96 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 95 (5.71%) Applications Support
10 79 (4.75%) Java Developer
11 72 (4.33%) Senior Developer
12 62 (3.73%) Applications Support Analyst
13 61 (3.67%) Senior Analyst
14 53 (3.19%) Test Analyst
15 46 (2.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 44 (2.64%) .NET Developer
17 43 (2.58%) Administrator
17 43 (2.58%) Programmer
18 42 (2.52%) DBA
19 41 (2.46%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (19.77%) .NET
2 139 (8.35%) ASP.NET
3 132 (7.93%) WCF
4 120 (7.21%) HTML
5 107 (6.43%) WPF
6 82 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 77 (4.63%) HTML5
8 72 (4.33%) Web Services
9 59 (3.55%) XML
10 49 (2.94%) Spring
11 47 (2.82%) WinForms
12 38 (2.28%) CSS
13 27 (1.62%) AngularJS
14 26 (1.56%) jQuery
15 25 (1.50%) LINQ
15 25 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 25 (1.50%) Hibernate
16 24 (1.44%) J2EE
16 24 (1.44%) .NET Framework
17 16 (0.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 246 (14.78%) Hedge funds
2 207 (12.44%) Fixed Income
3 157 (9.44%) Equities
4 145 (8.71%) Computer Science
5 137 (8.23%) Derivative
6 85 (5.11%) Management Information System
7 73 (4.39%) Mathematics
8 52 (3.13%) Physics
9 51 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 50 (3.00%) Grid Computing
11 49 (2.94%) Market Risk
12 36 (2.16%) N-Tier
13 29 (1.74%) Open Source
14 28 (1.68%) Reference Data
15 23 (1.38%) iPad
15 23 (1.38%) AS400
16 21 (1.26%) Visualisation
16 21 (1.26%) Client/Server
17 17 (1.02%) Neural Network
18 15 (0.90%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 256 (15.38%) Windows
2 111 (6.67%) UNIX
3 86 (5.17%) Linux
4 36 (2.16%) Windows 7
5 30 (1.80%) Windows XP
6 24 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.72%) Solaris
10 11 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.54%) AIX
13 6 (0.36%) HPUX
14 5 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.30%) Android
15 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.060%) i5/OS
17 1 (0.060%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.060%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (26.14%) Asset Management
2 252 (15.14%) Project Management
3 227 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 155 (9.31%) Risk Management
5 152 (9.13%) OO
5 152 (9.13%) Fund Management
6 132 (7.93%) Wealth Management
7 110 (6.61%) MVC
8 105 (6.31%) Software Engineering
9 93 (5.59%) Portfolio Management
10 91 (5.47%) Data Management
11 82 (4.93%) TDD
11 82 (4.93%) Data Analysis
11 82 (4.93%) Multithreading
12 77 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 76 (4.57%) Test Scripting
14 75 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 72 (4.33%) ITIL
16 68 (4.09%) OOP
16 68 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 644 (38.70%) SQL
2 387 (23.26%) C#
3 242 (14.54%) Java
4 152 (9.13%) C++
5 117 (7.03%) T-SQL
6 94 (5.65%) VBA
7 93 (5.59%) JavaScript
8 77 (4.63%) Python
9 53 (3.19%) PL/SQL
10 43 (2.58%) Perl
11 38 (2.28%) VB.NET
12 31 (1.86%) C
13 28 (1.68%) PowerShell
14 26 (1.56%) VB
15 24 (1.44%) F#
16 21 (1.26%) R
17 20 (1.20%) Shell Script
18 15 (0.90%) MATLAB
18 15 (0.90%) PHP
19 12 (0.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 372 (22.36%) Degree
2 36 (2.16%) CISA
3 29 (1.74%) CFA
4 17 (1.02%) ISEB
5 15 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (0.84%) PhD
7 10 (0.60%) CISSP
8 9 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.48%) GIAC
9 8 (0.48%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.42%) MCSE
11 6 (0.36%) CEH
11 6 (0.36%) OSCP
12 5 (0.30%) ACCA
12 5 (0.30%) CIMA
12 5 (0.30%) CISM
13 4 (0.24%) MCSA
13 4 (0.24%) CCNA
13 4 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.19%) QA
2 35 (2.10%) EMIR
3 31 (1.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 23 (1.38%) SLA
5 17 (1.02%) UCITS
6 13 (0.78%) MiFID
7 11 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.54%) COBIT
9 7 (0.42%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.36%) Basel III
11 5 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.24%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.24%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.24%) FATCA
13 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
14 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
15 1 (0.060%) WAI
15 1 (0.060%) Solvency II
System Software
1 74 (4.45%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.56%) VMware ESX
4 14 (0.84%) vSphere
5 10 (0.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 9 (0.54%) XenApp
6 9 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (0.42%) XenServer
8 6 (0.36%) NFS
9 4 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.18%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.18%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.060%) Squid
12 1 (0.060%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.060%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 27 (1.62%) Control-M
2 26 (1.56%) SCCM
3 12 (0.72%) NetBackup
4 10 (0.60%) Tivoli
4 10 (0.60%) SCOM
5 9 (0.54%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.36%) Puppet
6 6 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.30%) HP SIM
7 5 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.30%) OpenView
8 3 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.18%) Ganglia
8 3 (0.18%) Foglight
9 1 (0.060%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.060%) Nagios
9 1 (0.060%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 262 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 189 (11.36%) Oracle
3 138 (8.29%) Charles River
4 101 (6.07%) thinkFolio
5 97 (5.83%) Bloomberg
6 45 (2.70%) VMware
7 41 (2.46%) SimCorp
7 41 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 40 (2.40%) Citrix
9 35 (2.10%) Cisco
10 33 (1.98%) HP
11 31 (1.86%) Sybase
12 29 (1.74%) Fidessa
13 22 (1.32%) Informatica
14 20 (1.20%) IBM
14 20 (1.20%) Vermilion
15 19 (1.14%) NetApp
16 17 (1.02%) Advent
16 17 (1.02%) BI-SAM
16 17 (1.02%) Tableau
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasywebRecruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum +25 - 40% Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £63000 - £73000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus (c50%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70 - £110 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40 - £50 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive+ 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive salary with 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago