Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 129 125
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 333 241 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.99% 2.42% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 2.64% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 274 208 271
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,125 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £104,125 £87,500
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 10,212 9,116 10,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.83% 91.62% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9,126 8,230 9,834
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +1.32%

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Investment Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 206 (61.86%) Finance
2 165 (49.55%) SQL
3 120 (36.04%) Asset Management
4 112 (33.63%) SQL Server
5 106 (31.83%) C#
6 96 (28.83%) .NET
7 82 (24.62%) Business Analysis
8 74 (22.22%) Front Office
9 69 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (19.22%) Fixed Income
11 62 (18.62%) Microsoft
11 62 (18.62%) Oracle
12 61 (18.32%) Degree
13 50 (15.02%) Hedge funds
14 49 (14.71%) JavaScript
15 48 (14.41%) Derivative
16 46 (13.81%) HTML
17 45 (13.51%) Java
18 43 (12.91%) CSS
18 43 (12.91%) Project Management
19 41 (12.31%) Equities
19 41 (12.31%) Workflow
20 39 (11.71%) ASP.NET
21 36 (10.81%) Relational Database
22 35 (10.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 34 (10.21%) XML
23 34 (10.21%) Windows
23 34 (10.21%) Advertising
23 34 (10.21%) Banking
23 34 (10.21%) Microsoft Azure

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 22 (6.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (2.70%) CMS
2 9 (2.70%) EPiServer
3 4 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.90%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.60%) Confluence
5 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.30%) IIS
6 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (9.31%) Markit EDM
2 27 (8.11%) thinkFolio
3 22 (6.61%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.60%) Minerva
4 2 (0.60%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.60%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.30%) Advent Moxy
5 1 (0.30%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 1 (0.30%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.50%) Office 365
4 3 (0.90%) NuGet
5 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.60%) IaaS
5 2 (0.60%) npm
5 2 (0.60%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.60%) PaaS
5 2 (0.60%) SaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.30%) WebEx
2 10 (3.00%) Firewall
3 7 (2.10%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (2.10%) Network Security
3 7 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.50%) DKIM
4 5 (1.50%) DMARC
5 3 (0.90%) Skype
6 2 (0.60%) Internet
6 2 (0.60%) Wireless
7 1 (0.30%) HTTP
7 1 (0.30%) SAN
7 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (33.63%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 33 (9.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
5 25 (7.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.30%) SQLPlus
8 10 (3.00%) MongoDB
8 10 (3.00%) MS Access
9 9 (2.70%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.70%) Power BI
10 8 (2.40%) Oracle Database
10 8 (2.40%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (2.10%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (1.20%) Big Data
14 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
1 23 (6.91%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.01%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (2.10%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.80%) NUnit
6 5 (1.50%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.50%) Metasploit
7 4 (1.20%) JIRA
7 4 (1.20%) Moq
8 3 (0.90%) Selenium
8 3 (0.90%) Subversion
8 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.60%) Babel
9 2 (0.60%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.60%) webpack
9 2 (0.60%) WebStorm
10 1 (0.30%) Grunt
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 206 (61.86%) Finance
2 74 (22.22%) Front Office
3 34 (10.21%) Advertising
3 34 (10.21%) Banking
4 16 (4.80%) Back Office
5 14 (4.20%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.40%) Legal
6 8 (2.40%) Retail
7 5 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (37.54%) Developer
2 93 (27.93%) Analyst
3 41 (12.31%) C# Developer
4 38 (11.41%) Business Analyst
5 30 (9.01%) .NET Developer
6 27 (8.11%) Consultant
7 24 (7.21%) SQL Developer
8 23 (6.91%) Implementation Consultant
9 18 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (4.80%) Software Developer
11 15 (4.50%) Applications Support
11 15 (4.50%) Senior Developer
12 13 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
13 12 (3.60%) Analyst Developer
13 12 (3.60%) Technical Implementation Consultant
14 11 (3.30%) Implementation Manager
14 11 (3.30%) Investment Management Business Analyst
14 11 (3.30%) IT Analyst
14 11 (3.30%) Java Engineer
14 11 (3.30%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (28.83%) .NET
2 46 (13.81%) HTML
3 43 (12.91%) CSS
4 39 (11.71%) ASP.NET
5 34 (10.21%) XML
6 19 (5.71%) WPF
7 18 (5.41%) jQuery
8 16 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (4.80%) HTML5
9 14 (4.20%) Web Services
10 12 (3.60%) AngularJS
10 12 (3.60%) WinForms
11 11 (3.30%) CSS3
11 11 (3.30%) FIX Protocol
12 9 (2.70%) RESTful
13 8 (2.40%) Java EE
13 8 (2.40%) React
14 7 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (2.10%) Redux
15 6 (1.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 64 (19.22%) Fixed Income
2 50 (15.02%) Hedge funds
3 48 (14.41%) Derivative
4 41 (12.31%) Equities
5 35 (10.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (6.31%) Computer Science
6 21 (6.31%) Management Information System
7 19 (5.71%) Fintech
8 18 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.50%) BYOD
9 5 (1.50%) User Experience
10 3 (0.90%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.60%) iPad
11 2 (0.60%) iPhone
11 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.60%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.21%) Windows
2 18 (5.41%) Linux
3 16 (4.80%) Unix
4 5 (1.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.60%) Android
5 2 (0.60%) CentOS
5 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Solaris
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (36.04%) Asset Management
2 82 (24.62%) Business Analysis
3 69 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (12.91%) Project Management
5 41 (12.31%) Workflow
6 33 (9.91%) MVC
6 33 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (9.31%) DevOps
7 31 (9.31%) Wealth Management
8 25 (7.51%) Fund Management
9 22 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (6.61%) Data Management
9 22 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (6.61%) TDD
10 21 (6.31%) OO
11 20 (6.01%) Unit Testing
12 19 (5.71%) Scrum
13 18 (5.41%) SDLC
14 17 (5.11%) ETL
15 16 (4.80%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 165 (49.55%) SQL
2 106 (31.83%) C#
3 49 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 45 (13.51%) Java
5 26 (7.81%) Python
5 26 (7.81%) T-SQL
6 24 (7.21%) Perl
7 9 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.40%) Bash Shell
8 8 (2.40%) C
8 8 (2.40%) VBA
9 4 (1.20%) VB
9 4 (1.20%) XPath
10 3 (0.90%) C++
10 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.90%) Ruby
11 2 (0.60%) ES6
11 2 (0.60%) Java 8
11 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.30%) ES7
Qualifications
1 61 (18.32%) Degree
2 5 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.90%) PMP
5 2 (0.60%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) ACCA
6 1 (0.30%) CBAP
6 1 (0.30%) CIMA
6 1 (0.30%) IIBA
6 1 (0.30%) MBA
6 1 (0.30%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.30%) MCITP
6 1 (0.30%) MCSA
6 1 (0.30%) MCSD
6 1 (0.30%) MCSE
6 1 (0.30%) PhD
6 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.30%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.01%) MiFID
2 11 (3.30%) EMIR
3 9 (2.70%) QA
4 8 (2.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (2.40%) FATCA
5 4 (1.20%) GDPR
5 4 (1.20%) PMO
6 3 (0.90%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.60%) SLA
8 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (1.50%) Docker
4 5 (1.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.50%) KVM
5 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.40%) Tivoli
2 7 (2.10%) Ansible
3 6 (1.80%) Puppet
3 6 (1.80%) SCOM
4 5 (1.50%) Nessus
4 5 (1.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (1.50%) OpenVAS
4 5 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.50%) QRadar
4 5 (1.50%) SCCM
5 2 (0.60%) Check_MK
5 2 (0.60%) Control-M
5 2 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.60%) Nagios
5 2 (0.60%) Terraform
6 1 (0.30%) Grafana
6 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.30%) logstash
6 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 62 (18.62%) Microsoft
1 62 (18.62%) Oracle
2 31 (9.31%) Charles River
3 26 (7.81%) SimCorp
4 22 (6.61%) Calypso
5 14 (4.20%) VMware
6 13 (3.90%) Tableau
7 10 (3.00%) Qualys
8 9 (2.70%) Citrix
9 8 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.10%) Cisco
10 7 (2.10%) Sybase
11 6 (1.80%) Splunk
12 5 (1.50%) Palo Alto
12 5 (1.50%) Rapid7
12 5 (1.50%) Tripwire
13 4 (1.20%) Bloomberg
13 4 (1.20%) Fidessa
13 4 (1.20%) Marketo
13 4 (1.20%) Sitecore