Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Portfolio Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Portfolio Management over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Portfolio Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 256 272
Rank change year-on-year -35 +16 +18
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 50 72 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.71% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.77% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 45 62 84
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +23.81% -32.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £25,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £106,250 £91,750
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +23.81% -32.26%

Portfolio 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 10,156 9,299 11,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.24% 91.53% 91.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9,055 8,389 10,476
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 £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%

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in the City of London

Portfolio Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Portfolio Management in the City of London

Portfolio Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Portfolio 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 Portfolio Management.

1 35 (70.00%) Finance
2 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (32.00%) Project Management
3 16 (32.00%) Asset Management
4 15 (30.00%) SQL
5 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.00%) PMO
6 13 (26.00%) Process Improvement
6 13 (26.00%) C#
7 12 (24.00%) Front Office
7 12 (24.00%) Investment Management
8 11 (22.00%) Oracle
8 11 (22.00%) Degree
9 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.00%) WPF
11 8 (16.00%) .NET
11 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
12 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
12 7 (14.00%) Java
12 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
12 7 (14.00%) Change Management
12 7 (14.00%) Workflow
12 7 (14.00%) Advertising
13 6 (12.00%) Fixed Income
13 6 (12.00%) Data Management
13 6 (12.00%) Derivative
13 6 (12.00%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (12.00%) FIX Protocol

Portfolio 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 2 (4.00%) CMS
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.00%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) LAN
1 5 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.00%) DTS
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (70.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Front Office
3 7 (14.00%) Advertising
4 4 (8.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Back Office
6 1 (2.00%) Law
6 1 (2.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Publishing
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Developer
3 8 (16.00%) PMO Manager
4 7 (14.00%) Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 7 (14.00%) Transformation Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Portfolio Office Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.00%) FIX Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) WPF
2 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (12.00%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (10.00%) React
5 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.00%) Node.js
6 2 (4.00%) RESTful
6 2 (4.00%) Spring
7 1 (2.00%) .NET Core
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (2.00%) Code First Entity Framework
7 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.00%) HTML
7 1 (2.00%) HTML5
7 1 (2.00%) jQuery
7 1 (2.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Derivative
1 6 (12.00%) Equity Derivative
1 6 (12.00%) Fixed Income
1 6 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Fintech
4 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) VMS
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Asset Management
1 16 (32.00%) Project Management
2 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.00%) Process Improvement
4 12 (24.00%) Investment Management
5 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.00%) Change Management
6 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.00%) Workflow
7 6 (12.00%) Business Transformation
7 6 (12.00%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (12.00%) Data Management
7 6 (12.00%) Electronic Trading
7 6 (12.00%) MVVM
8 5 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (10.00%) Presales
8 5 (10.00%) Scrum
8 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) C#
3 7 (14.00%) Java
4 6 (12.00%) C
5 5 (10.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.00%) VB
7 3 (6.00%) VBA
8 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.00%) VBScript
9 1 (2.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Go
9 1 (2.00%) Haskell
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (2.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) PMO
2 3 (6.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) Charles River
4 2 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Facebook
5 1 (2.00%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Portware
5 1 (2.00%) Tableau