Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Investment Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Management over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 172 106
Rank change year-on-year +47 -66 +33
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 253 190 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.40% 1.80% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.01% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 216 168 357
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,125 £42,425 £41,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £93,250 £90,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +4.17%

Investment Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,590 9,435 12,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.89% 89.19% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8,539 8,586 11,073
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Investment Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in the City of London

Investment Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Management in the City of London.

Salary trend for Investment Management in the City of London

Investment Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Investment Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Investment Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 162 (64.03%) Finance
2 95 (37.55%) Asset Management
3 79 (31.23%) Degree
4 75 (29.64%) SQL
5 68 (26.88%) .NET
5 68 (26.88%) Microsoft
6 65 (25.69%) C#
7 53 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (20.16%) Windows
9 49 (19.37%) SQL Server
10 38 (15.02%) Banking
11 35 (13.83%) Business Analysis
11 35 (13.83%) Wealth Management
12 33 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 33 (13.04%) T-SQL
12 33 (13.04%) Charles River
12 33 (13.04%) DevOps
13 32 (12.65%) Front Office
14 31 (12.25%) Crystal Reports
15 30 (11.86%) Data Management
15 30 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 29 (11.46%) BusinessObjects
17 28 (11.07%) Microsoft Office
18 26 (10.28%) Java
18 26 (10.28%) Unix
19 25 (9.88%) Sybase
19 25 (9.88%) VB
20 24 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
20 24 (9.49%) Hedge funds
20 24 (9.49%) Portfolio Management

Investment Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.14%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.95%) Confluence
4 4 (1.58%) JBoss
4 4 (1.58%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.19%) IIS
6 2 (0.79%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (11.07%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (5.53%) Markit EDM
3 8 (3.16%) thinkFolio
4 4 (1.58%) Advent Geneva
4 4 (1.58%) HiPortfolio
4 4 (1.58%) MultiFonds
4 4 (1.58%) PORTIA
4 4 (1.58%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (1.19%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (1.19%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.40%) Bloomberg AIM
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.16%) Office 365
2 8 (3.16%) PaaS
3 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.79%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.40%) Force.com
5 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.77%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.98%) Firewall
2 5 (1.98%) Network Security
3 4 (1.58%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (1.58%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.58%) Intranet
4 3 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.19%) WebEx
5 2 (0.79%) DKIM
5 2 (0.79%) DMARC
5 2 (0.79%) DNS
5 2 (0.79%) VoIP
5 2 (0.79%) WAN
6 1 (0.40%) BGP
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.40%) OSPF
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
6 1 (0.40%) VPN
6 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (12.25%) Crystal Reports
4 30 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (11.46%) BusinessObjects
6 23 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.37%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.98%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (1.58%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.58%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.19%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.79%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.79%) Big Data
11 2 (0.79%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.79%) HBase
11 2 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (5.14%) Spock
2 11 (4.35%) JIRA
3 6 (2.37%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.98%) Artifactory
4 5 (1.98%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.98%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.58%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.58%) IntelliJ
5 4 (1.58%) Subversion
6 3 (1.19%) Babel
6 3 (1.19%) webpack
7 2 (0.79%) Grunt
7 2 (0.79%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.79%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.40%) Moq
8 1 (0.40%) MSTest
8 1 (0.40%) NUnit
8 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.40%) WinDbg
General
1 162 (64.03%) Finance
2 38 (15.02%) Banking
3 32 (12.65%) Front Office
4 23 (9.09%) Advertising
5 17 (6.72%) Back Office
6 8 (3.16%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.98%) Legal
8 4 (1.58%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.19%) Marketing
9 3 (1.19%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.19%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.79%) Retail
11 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (39.13%) Analyst
2 52 (20.55%) Developer
3 32 (12.65%) Business Analyst
4 28 (11.07%) Senior Analyst
5 24 (9.49%) SQL Analyst
5 24 (9.49%) Support Analyst
6 21 (8.30%) Senior Developer
7 20 (7.91%) Applications Support
8 18 (7.11%) Consultant
8 18 (7.11%) Systems Analyst
9 16 (6.32%) Programmer
10 15 (5.93%) Development Analyst
11 13 (5.14%) .NET Developer
11 13 (5.14%) Analyst Programmer
11 13 (5.14%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (4.74%) Support Manager
13 11 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
13 11 (4.35%) C# Programmer
13 11 (4.35%) Senior Systems Analyst
13 11 (4.35%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (26.88%) .NET
2 18 (7.11%) ASP.NET
3 14 (5.53%) REST
4 13 (5.14%) Spring
4 13 (5.14%) Spring Boot
5 11 (4.35%) CSS
6 10 (3.95%) WPF
7 9 (3.56%) .NET Framework
7 9 (3.56%) AngularJS
7 9 (3.56%) React
8 8 (3.16%) XML
9 7 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (2.77%) Middleware
10 6 (2.37%) Hibernate
10 6 (2.37%) HTML
10 6 (2.37%) HTML5
10 6 (2.37%) RESTful
11 5 (1.98%) Node.js
11 5 (1.98%) SOAP
11 5 (1.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.49%) Hedge funds
2 19 (7.51%) Fixed Income
3 18 (7.11%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.11%) Equities
4 10 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.95%) Fintech
5 9 (3.56%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.16%) Derivative
7 5 (1.98%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.58%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.58%) Clustering
8 4 (1.58%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.19%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (1.19%) User Experience
10 2 (0.79%) BYOD
10 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.40%) EMC VMAX
11 1 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (20.16%) Windows
2 26 (10.28%) Unix
3 14 (5.53%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.35%) Linux
5 4 (1.58%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.58%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (37.55%) Asset Management
2 53 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (13.83%) Business Analysis
3 35 (13.83%) Wealth Management
4 33 (13.04%) DevOps
5 30 (11.86%) Data Management
6 24 (9.49%) Portfolio Management
7 23 (9.09%) CRM
7 23 (9.09%) Project Management
8 21 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (7.91%) Scrum
10 18 (7.11%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 18 (7.11%) Office Automation
11 17 (6.72%) ITIL
11 17 (6.72%) Mathematics
11 17 (6.72%) Test Automation
12 16 (6.32%) Fund Management
13 15 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (5.14%) BDD
15 12 (4.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 75 (29.64%) SQL
2 65 (25.69%) C#
3 33 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 26 (10.28%) Java
5 25 (9.88%) VB
6 19 (7.51%) JavaScript
7 18 (7.11%) PowerShell
7 18 (7.11%) Shell Script
8 13 (5.14%) Groovy
9 12 (4.74%) Python
10 5 (1.98%) C
11 4 (1.58%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.19%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.19%) ES6
12 3 (1.19%) Perl
12 3 (1.19%) RPG
12 3 (1.19%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.40%) SOQL
13 1 (0.40%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 79 (31.23%) Degree
2 3 (1.19%) CISM
2 3 (1.19%) CISSP
2 3 (1.19%) GCIA
2 3 (1.19%) GCIH
2 3 (1.19%) GIAC
2 3 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (1.19%) Novell Certification
2 3 (1.19%) SANS
3 2 (0.79%) CFA
3 2 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.79%) ISEB
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (0.79%) PMP
4 1 (0.40%) CCNP
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.40%) MCP
4 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.35%) SLA
2 8 (3.16%) GDPR
2 8 (3.16%) QA
3 6 (2.37%) MiFID
4 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.79%) PMO
5 1 (0.40%) EMIR
5 1 (0.40%) FATCA
5 1 (0.40%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.16%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.58%) XenApp
5 2 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.79%) HDFS
5 2 (0.79%) KVM
6 1 (0.40%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.40%) Docker
6 1 (0.40%) Firmware
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.40%) SRDF
6 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.74%) SCCM
2 7 (2.77%) SCOM
3 5 (1.98%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.58%) Ansible
4 4 (1.58%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.19%) CSIRT
5 3 (1.19%) Puppet
6 2 (0.79%) Nessus
6 2 (0.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.79%) OpenVAS
6 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.79%) QRadar
7 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.40%) Nagios
7 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.40%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.40%) vRealize
7 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (26.88%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.04%) Charles River
3 25 (9.88%) Sybase
4 13 (5.14%) Apigee
4 13 (5.14%) Oracle
5 9 (3.56%) Bloomberg
5 9 (3.56%) VMware
6 7 (2.77%) Citrix
7 6 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.98%) FactSet
8 5 (1.98%) SimCorp
8 5 (1.98%) SunGard
9 4 (1.58%) Advent
9 4 (1.58%) Cisco
9 4 (1.58%) FIS
9 4 (1.58%) Vermilion
10 2 (0.79%) Fidessa
10 2 (0.79%) HP
10 2 (0.79%) Reuters
10 2 (0.79%) webMethods