Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 408 410
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +44
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 1202 1320 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.71% 0.75% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.84% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1180 1312
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +0.78% +3.20%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £97,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +1.63%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151516 157743 182536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.35% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 120527 132311 151934
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Investment Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in England

Investment Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Investment Management in England

Investment Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Management in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Investment Management in England

Investment Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 1131 £65,000 - 147
South East +14 29 £62,500 +19.05% 1
North of England +12 21 £47,000 +30.56% 1
North West -6 19 £48,500 +29.33% 1
Midlands +24 14 £34,750 +15.83% 1
South West +9 5 £52,500 +5.00%
West Midlands +7 2 £42,000 +40.00%
East of England -2 2 £46,000 -
North East -3 2 £37,500 +25.00%
East Midlands - 2 £27,500 - 1
Investment Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 724 (60.23%) Finance
2 437 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 374 (31.11%) SQL
4 328 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
5 270 (22.46%) Banking
6 236 (19.63%) Front Office
7 217 (18.05%) Windows
8 214 (17.80%) Degree
9 208 (17.30%) .NET
10 191 (15.89%) C#
11 189 (15.72%) Microsoft
12 185 (15.39%) Fund Management
13 171 (14.23%) Business Analysis
14 170 (14.14%) Wealth Management
14 170 (14.14%) SQL Server
15 145 (12.06%) Project Management
16 138 (11.48%) Charles River
17 130 (10.82%) Oracle
18 129 (10.73%) Java
19 128 (10.65%) Fixed Income
20 125 (10.40%) JavaScript
21 123 (10.23%) Hedge funds
22 111 (9.23%) CRM
23 105 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
24 103 (8.57%) AngularJS
24 103 (8.57%) Relational Database
25 102 (8.49%) Microsoft Excel
26 101 (8.40%) Data Management
27 93 (7.74%) ASP.NET
27 93 (7.74%) Active Directory

Investment Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 42 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.66%) Confluence
3 25 (2.08%) IIS
4 20 (1.66%) SAS
5 19 (1.58%) JBoss
5 19 (1.58%) MS Exchange
6 17 (1.41%) WebLogic
7 16 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.50%) CMS
12 5 (0.42%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.25%) Apache
14 2 (0.17%) Magnolia
14 2 (0.17%) WordPress
15 1 (0.083%) EPiServer
15 1 (0.083%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.083%) WebSphere
Applications
1 102 (8.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 74 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (2.16%) Photoshop
4 20 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 18 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (1.08%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.083%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 82 (6.82%) thinkFolio
2 62 (5.16%) Markit EDM
3 59 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (1.25%) Eagle PACE
5 11 (0.92%) LatentZero
6 10 (0.83%) Bloomberg AIM
6 10 (0.83%) FLEXCUBE
7 7 (0.58%) SimCorp Dimension
8 5 (0.42%) Advent Geneva
8 5 (0.42%) HiPortfolio
8 5 (0.42%) Minerva
8 5 (0.42%) MultiFonds
8 5 (0.42%) PORTIA
8 5 (0.42%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.42%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.42%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.17%) LongView
9 2 (0.17%) SAP FI-AP
9 2 (0.17%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 74 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (2.41%) Office 365
4 12 (1.00%) OpenShift
5 11 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
6 10 (0.83%) IaaS
7 8 (0.67%) Force.com
7 8 (0.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 7 (0.58%) Dropbox
8 7 (0.58%) OneDrive
9 6 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.50%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (0.50%) PaaS
9 6 (0.50%) SaaS
9 6 (0.50%) Serverless
10 5 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.91%) Firewall
2 18 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 17 (1.41%) SAN
4 16 (1.33%) DNS
4 16 (1.33%) Internet
5 14 (1.16%) NAS
6 12 (1.00%) HTTP
6 12 (1.00%) VSAN
7 10 (0.83%) FTP
7 10 (0.83%) VoIP
8 9 (0.75%) DHCP
9 8 (0.67%) Intranet
10 7 (0.58%) BGP
10 7 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (0.58%) Network Security
10 7 (0.58%) OSPF
10 7 (0.58%) VPN
11 6 (0.50%) NetScaler
11 6 (0.50%) WAN
12 5 (0.42%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 103 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 77 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (4.74%) Crystal Reports
6 53 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
7 25 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 23 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (1.91%) RDBMS
9 21 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (1.66%) MongoDB
11 18 (1.50%) NoSQL
12 16 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (1.25%) DB2
14 13 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 12 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (0.92%) QlikView
16 11 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (3.74%) Jenkins
2 43 (3.58%) Git (software)
3 40 (3.33%) JIRA
4 28 (2.33%) Subversion
5 26 (2.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 25 (2.08%) IntelliJ
7 23 (1.91%) Jasmine
8 22 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 21 (1.75%) JUnit
10 20 (1.66%) Maven
11 18 (1.50%) Bitbucket
12 17 (1.41%) Eclipse
12 17 (1.41%) Selenium
12 17 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (1.25%) HP UFT
14 14 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (1.00%) Gradle
15 12 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
15 12 (1.00%) Mocha
15 12 (1.00%) Protractor
General
1 724 (60.23%) Finance
2 270 (22.46%) Banking
3 236 (19.63%) Front Office
4 75 (6.24%) Marketing
5 74 (6.16%) Back Office
6 63 (5.24%) Investment Banking
7 39 (3.24%) Private Banking
8 37 (3.08%) Financial Institution
9 36 (3.00%) Advertising
10 31 (2.58%) Legal
11 30 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
12 13 (1.08%) Retail
13 12 (1.00%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.67%) General Ledger
14 8 (0.67%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.50%) French Language
16 4 (0.33%) Law
16 4 (0.33%) Publishing
17 2 (0.17%) Automotive
17 2 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 423 (35.19%) Analyst
2 258 (21.46%) Developer
3 203 (16.89%) Business Analyst
4 96 (7.99%) Consultant
5 90 (7.49%) Applications Support
6 85 (7.07%) Support Analyst
7 77 (6.41%) .NET Developer
8 66 (5.49%) Asset Management Analyst
9 65 (5.41%) C# Developer
9 65 (5.41%) Java Developer
10 61 (5.07%) Project Manager
11 58 (4.83%) Senior Analyst
12 57 (4.74%) Asset Management Business Analyst
13 52 (4.33%) Junior
14 51 (4.24%) SQL Developer
15 49 (4.08%) Investment Management Business Analyst
16 48 (3.99%) C# .NET Developer
17 46 (3.83%) Senior Developer
18 45 (3.74%) IT Manager
18 45 (3.74%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (17.30%) .NET
2 103 (8.57%) AngularJS
3 93 (7.74%) ASP.NET
4 83 (6.91%) HTML
5 71 (5.91%) HTML5
6 68 (5.66%) Web Services
7 65 (5.41%) CSS
8 57 (4.74%) REST
9 44 (3.66%) jQuery
10 42 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (3.08%) EJB
12 36 (3.00%) CSS3
13 35 (2.91%) FIX Protocol
14 33 (2.75%) Hibernate
15 31 (2.58%) .NET Framework
15 31 (2.58%) SOAP
15 31 (2.58%) XML
16 29 (2.41%) Node.js
17 28 (2.33%) WCF
17 28 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 128 (10.65%) Fixed Income
2 123 (10.23%) Hedge funds
3 77 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 73 (6.07%) User Experience
5 72 (5.99%) Equities
6 62 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (4.24%) Computer Science
8 47 (3.91%) Fintech
9 46 (3.83%) Derivative
10 28 (2.33%) Data Centre
10 28 (2.33%) iPhone
11 26 (2.16%) Online Banking
12 22 (1.83%) Client/Server
12 22 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
13 21 (1.75%) iPad
14 15 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (1.25%) OTC Derivatives
15 13 (1.08%) RIA
16 12 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (0.92%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 217 (18.05%) Windows
2 84 (6.99%) Linux
3 65 (5.41%) Unix
4 55 (4.58%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 20 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.50%) Windows 10
8 17 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.33%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.25%) CentOS
11 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.17%) Android
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.083%) AIX
13 1 (0.083%) Solaris
13 1 (0.083%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.083%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (36.36%) Asset Management
2 328 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (15.39%) Fund Management
4 171 (14.23%) Business Analysis
5 170 (14.14%) Wealth Management
6 145 (12.06%) Project Management
7 111 (9.23%) CRM
8 105 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 101 (8.40%) Data Management
10 82 (6.82%) Scrum
11 79 (6.57%) MVC
12 71 (5.91%) Risk Management
13 65 (5.41%) SDLC
14 64 (5.32%) Portfolio Management
15 61 (5.07%) Waterfall
16 58 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
16 58 (4.83%) Test Automation
17 55 (4.58%) Analytics
17 55 (4.58%) Change Management
17 55 (4.58%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 374 (31.11%) SQL
2 191 (15.89%) C#
3 129 (10.73%) Java
4 125 (10.40%) JavaScript
5 91 (7.57%) PowerShell
6 68 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 67 (5.57%) Python
8 52 (4.33%) VBA
9 50 (4.16%) VB
10 30 (2.50%) C
11 29 (2.41%) VB.NET
12 25 (2.08%) PL/SQL
13 24 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 15 (1.25%) C++
15 13 (1.08%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.00%) Perl
17 11 (0.92%) Groovy
17 11 (0.92%) XPath
18 10 (0.83%) PHP
18 10 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 214 (17.80%) Degree
2 25 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.75%) CFA
4 19 (1.58%) CISA
5 18 (1.50%) PMP
6 17 (1.41%) Master's Degree
7 14 (1.16%) CISSP
8 13 (1.08%) CIMA
8 13 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.00%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (0.75%) CISM
11 9 (0.75%) ISEB
12 8 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.58%) MCSE
14 6 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (0.42%) CCNA
15 5 (0.42%) MBA
15 5 (0.42%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.99%) QA
2 46 (3.83%) MiFID
3 27 (2.25%) GDPR
4 20 (1.66%) PMO
5 18 (1.50%) EMIR
5 18 (1.50%) SLA
6 12 (1.00%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.67%) AIFMD
7 8 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.58%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.58%) UCITS
9 6 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 3 (0.25%) FATCA
11 2 (0.17%) COBIT
11 2 (0.17%) COSO
11 2 (0.17%) FINRA
11 2 (0.17%) ISO 20022
11 2 (0.17%) WAI
12 1 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 93 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 30 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.58%) Docker
5 16 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.92%) XenApp
6 11 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.58%) vSphere
8 3 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.17%) HDFS
9 2 (0.17%) KVM
9 2 (0.17%) NFS
10 1 (0.083%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 26 (2.16%) Control-M
1 26 (2.16%) SCCM
2 14 (1.16%) SCOM
3 12 (1.00%) vCenter Server
4 11 (0.92%) Ansible
4 11 (0.92%) Puppet
5 9 (0.75%) Nagios
6 7 (0.58%) Kubernetes
6 7 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.50%) Consul
7 6 (0.50%) Terraform
8 5 (0.42%) PowerCLI
8 5 (0.42%) SCOrch
8 5 (0.42%) vRealize
9 4 (0.33%) Check_MK
9 4 (0.33%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.25%) CSIRT
10 3 (0.25%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 189 (15.72%) Microsoft
2 138 (11.48%) Charles River
3 130 (10.82%) Oracle
4 71 (5.91%) Sybase
5 66 (5.49%) Citrix
6 56 (4.66%) VMware
7 52 (4.33%) Bloomberg
8 45 (3.74%) Cisco
9 38 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
10 37 (3.08%) Adobe
11 27 (2.25%) HP
12 19 (1.58%) Reuters
13 18 (1.50%) FactSet
13 18 (1.50%) Red Hat
14 13 (1.08%) SimCorp
15 12 (1.00%) Apigee
15 12 (1.00%) DevExpress
16 11 (0.92%) Tableau
17 10 (0.83%) SAP
17 10 (0.83%) Solace