Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 165 101
Rank change year-on-year +31 -64 +38
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 274 184 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.46% 1.79% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 1.98% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 235 162 378
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £43,750 £31,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £92,000 £87,375 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 10,282 9,315 12,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.16% 90.49% 91.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9,144 8,381 11,247
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Investment Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 185 (67.52%) Finance
2 141 (51.46%) SQL
3 115 (41.97%) Asset Management
4 97 (35.40%) SQL Server
5 70 (25.55%) Degree
6 64 (23.36%) Business Analysis
6 64 (23.36%) C#
7 63 (22.99%) Front Office
8 55 (20.07%) .NET
9 53 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (18.98%) Project Management
11 50 (18.25%) Microsoft
12 46 (16.79%) Oracle
13 44 (16.06%) Fixed Income
14 43 (15.69%) Advertising
15 39 (14.23%) Derivative
16 38 (13.87%) Banking
17 35 (12.77%) Hedge funds
18 31 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
19 30 (10.95%) Java
20 29 (10.58%) Charles River
20 29 (10.58%) Workflow
20 29 (10.58%) Relational Database
20 29 (10.58%) DevOps
20 29 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 28 (10.22%) Computer Science
21 28 (10.22%) HTML
22 27 (9.85%) T-SQL
22 27 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
23 26 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 10 (3.65%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (2.92%) CMS
2 8 (2.92%) EPiServer
3 4 (1.46%) MQSeries
3 4 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.73%) Confluence
4 2 (0.73%) JBoss
5 1 (0.36%) Apache
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (7.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (6.20%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (8.76%) Markit EDM
2 11 (4.01%) thinkFolio
3 10 (3.65%) Front Arena
4 3 (1.09%) Advent Moxy
5 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.73%) Eikon
6 1 (0.36%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 1 (0.36%) Minerva
6 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.36%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.36%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.36%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.19%) Office 365
4 2 (0.73%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.36%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.84%) WebEx
2 12 (4.38%) Firewall
3 5 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.09%) DNS
4 3 (1.09%) Intranet
5 2 (0.73%) DHCP
5 2 (0.73%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.36%) Broadband
6 1 (0.36%) HTTP
6 1 (0.36%) LAN
6 1 (0.36%) Skype
6 1 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.36%) VSAN
6 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (35.40%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.58%) Relational Database
2 29 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.84%) SQLPlus
5 15 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.74%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (3.65%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.92%) Power BI
9 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.19%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (1.09%) Big Data
14 2 (0.73%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 2 (0.73%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 19 (6.93%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.74%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (2.92%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.19%) Moq
5 6 (2.19%) NUnit
5 6 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (1.82%) JIRA
7 2 (0.73%) Babel
7 2 (0.73%) Subversion
7 2 (0.73%) webpack
8 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.36%) GCC
8 1 (0.36%) GDB
8 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 185 (67.52%) Finance
2 63 (22.99%) Front Office
3 43 (15.69%) Advertising
4 38 (13.87%) Banking
5 20 (7.30%) Investment Banking
6 14 (5.11%) Back Office
7 11 (4.01%) Retail
8 6 (2.19%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.09%) Marketing
9 3 (1.09%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (29.20%) Analyst
2 75 (27.37%) Developer
3 30 (10.95%) Business Analyst
4 28 (10.22%) Consultant
5 24 (8.76%) SQL Developer
6 22 (8.03%) Implementation Consultant
7 20 (7.30%) C# Developer
8 19 (6.93%) Applications Support
9 18 (6.57%) .NET Developer
9 18 (6.57%) Support Specialist
10 16 (5.84%) Oracle Specialist
10 16 (5.84%) Project Manager
11 14 (5.11%) Technical Consultant
12 13 (4.74%) Asset Management Project Manager
12 13 (4.74%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.74%) SQL Analyst
13 12 (4.38%) Analyst Developer
13 12 (4.38%) Applications Specialist
13 12 (4.38%) Applications Support Specialist
14 11 (4.01%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (20.07%) .NET
2 28 (10.22%) HTML
3 20 (7.30%) ASP.NET
4 18 (6.57%) CSS
4 18 (6.57%) XML
5 14 (5.11%) HTML5
6 11 (4.01%) FIX Protocol
6 11 (4.01%) WPF
7 9 (3.28%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.92%) CSS3
8 8 (2.92%) RESTful
8 8 (2.92%) Web Services
9 7 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (2.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (2.55%) WinForms
10 5 (1.82%) jQuery
10 5 (1.82%) Node.js
10 5 (1.82%) REST
11 4 (1.46%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (1.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.06%) Fixed Income
2 39 (14.23%) Derivative
3 35 (12.77%) Hedge funds
4 28 (10.22%) Computer Science
5 20 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (7.30%) Equities
6 18 (6.57%) Management Information System
7 12 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (3.28%) Fintech
9 5 (1.82%) OTC Derivatives
9 5 (1.82%) User Experience
10 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.36%) Clustering
12 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.36%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.66%) Windows
2 19 (6.93%) Unix
3 12 (4.38%) Linux
4 9 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.82%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.46%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.09%) Solaris
7 3 (1.09%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) Android
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (41.97%) Asset Management
2 64 (23.36%) Business Analysis
3 53 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (18.98%) Project Management
5 31 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (10.58%) DevOps
6 29 (10.58%) Workflow
7 27 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (8.39%) Wealth Management
9 22 (8.03%) MVC
10 21 (7.66%) TDD
11 18 (6.57%) Fund Management
12 17 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (5.84%) Workflow Analysis
14 15 (5.47%) Data Management
14 15 (5.47%) Portfolio Management
14 15 (5.47%) SDLC
15 14 (5.11%) ITIL
16 13 (4.74%) ETL
16 13 (4.74%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 141 (51.46%) SQL
2 64 (23.36%) C#
3 30 (10.95%) Java
4 27 (9.85%) T-SQL
5 24 (8.76%) Python
6 23 (8.39%) JavaScript
7 19 (6.93%) VBA
8 15 (5.47%) Perl
9 11 (4.01%) C
10 9 (3.28%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.92%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.19%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.19%) Ruby
13 5 (1.82%) C++
14 4 (1.46%) VB
14 4 (1.46%) XPath
15 2 (0.73%) ES6
15 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (25.55%) Degree
2 6 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.46%) PMP
4 2 (0.73%) MBA
5 1 (0.36%) CFA
5 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.36%) MCSE
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PhD
5 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.36%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.47%) MiFID
2 8 (2.92%) QA
3 7 (2.55%) SLA
4 6 (2.19%) PMO
5 5 (1.82%) GDPR
6 4 (1.46%) AIFMD
6 4 (1.46%) EMIR
System Software
1 9 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.46%) Docker
4 3 (1.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.55%) Control-M
2 6 (2.19%) Ansible
2 6 (2.19%) Puppet
3 4 (1.46%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.09%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.73%) SCCM
6 1 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.36%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.36%) SCOM
6 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.36%) Terraform
6 1 (0.36%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.36%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.36%) vRealize
Vendors
1 50 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 46 (16.79%) Oracle
3 29 (10.58%) Charles River
4 13 (4.74%) Sybase
5 12 (4.38%) Bloomberg
6 10 (3.65%) Calypso
6 10 (3.65%) SimCorp
6 10 (3.65%) VMware
7 8 (2.92%) Tableau
8 7 (2.55%) Qualys
9 6 (2.19%) FactSet
10 5 (1.82%) Citrix
11 4 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.09%) Advent
13 2 (0.73%) Fidessa
13 2 (0.73%) HP
13 2 (0.73%) MarketAxess
13 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.73%) Tradeweb
13 2 (0.73%) Vermilion