Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 242 211
Rank change year-on-year +122 -31 +8
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 1,924 1,097 1,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.85% 1.48% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 1.59% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 902 907 1,187
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £95,000
England 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 61,933 68,819 70,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.69% 92.82% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 49,770 52,667 61,031
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in London

Investment Management
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Investment Management in London

Investment Management
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Management in London over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Investment Management in London

Investment Management
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the London region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Central London +19 347 £65,000 - 26
East London -5 9 £36,250 -69.79% 7
West London +37 4 £50,000 -23.08% 11
Investment Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 1,493 (77.60%) Finance
2 1,080 (56.13%) Banking
3 924 (48.02%) Investment Banking
4 895 (46.52%) Problem-Solving
5 821 (42.67%) Financial Institution
6 804 (41.79%) Low Latency
7 799 (41.53%) Innovative Thinking
8 785 (40.80%) Strategic Thinking
9 784 (40.75%) Cyberthreat
10 780 (40.54%) Big Data
11 770 (40.02%) SQL
12 768 (39.92%) Java
13 764 (39.71%) Risk Management
14 582 (30.25%) Analytical Skills
15 505 (26.25%) Degree
16 499 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
17 494 (25.68%) Asset Management
18 411 (21.36%) C#
19 408 (21.21%) Front Office
20 397 (20.63%) JavaScript
21 395 (20.53%) Fixed Income
22 348 (18.09%) Python
23 325 (16.89%) OO
24 321 (16.68%) SDLC
25 314 (16.32%) Computer Science
26 306 (15.90%) AngularJS
27 295 (15.33%) SQL Server
28 293 (15.23%) Equities
29 280 (14.55%) .NET
30 274 (14.24%) Derivative

Investment Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 64 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 54 (2.81%) Tomcat
3 53 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
4 44 (2.29%) Apache
5 40 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 26 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 22 (1.14%) MS Exchange
8 20 (1.04%) Confluence
9 16 (0.83%) CMS
10 10 (0.52%) EPiServer
10 10 (0.52%) IIS
11 8 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 7 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.36%) Jetty
13 6 (0.31%) GemFire
14 5 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 86 (4.47%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (3.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
5 15 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.10%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 148 (7.69%) thinkFolio
2 129 (6.70%) Markit EDM
3 73 (3.79%) Front Arena
4 18 (0.94%) Bloomberg AIM
5 15 (0.78%) Eagle PACE
6 14 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 10 (0.52%) LatentZero
7 10 (0.52%) Sentinel
8 8 (0.42%) LongView
9 5 (0.26%) Actimize
10 4 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.10%) Minerva
11 2 (0.10%) SimCorp Dimension
11 2 (0.10%) Tesseract
12 1 (0.052%) Advent Moxy
12 1 (0.052%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
12 1 (0.052%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.052%) Cognos TM1
12 1 (0.052%) Eagle STAR
12 1 (0.052%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 86 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 83 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (2.03%) SaaS
4 27 (1.40%) npm
4 27 (1.40%) Office 365
5 15 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (0.78%) PaaS
6 11 (0.57%) GitHub
6 11 (0.57%) OpenShift
7 8 (0.42%) NuGet
8 5 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.21%) IaaS
10 3 (0.16%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.10%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.10%) CloudBees
11 2 (0.10%) Serverless
12 1 (0.052%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.82%) Firewall
2 29 (1.51%) TCP/IP
3 27 (1.40%) DNS
4 25 (1.30%) DHCP
5 21 (1.09%) WAN
6 19 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
6 19 (0.99%) Internet
6 19 (0.99%) LAN
7 15 (0.78%) BGP
7 15 (0.78%) MPLS
7 15 (0.78%) Network Security
7 15 (0.78%) OSPF
8 14 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (0.73%) Ethernet
9 13 (0.68%) SNMP
9 13 (0.68%) WebEx
10 12 (0.62%) Anycast
10 12 (0.62%) NetScaler
10 12 (0.62%) Quagga
11 8 (0.42%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 780 (40.54%) Big Data
2 295 (15.33%) SQL Server
3 234 (12.16%) Relational Database
4 162 (8.42%) MongoDB
5 142 (7.38%) NoSQL
6 113 (5.87%) DB2
7 78 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 78 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 59 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 55 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (2.34%) Data Lake
11 39 (2.03%) Hadoop
12 36 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
13 29 (1.51%) MemSQL
13 29 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (1.51%) Sybase ASE
14 26 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (1.09%) Power BI
16 16 (0.83%) Apache Hive
16 16 (0.83%) Flink
Development Applications
1 66 (3.43%) Maven
2 57 (2.96%) Git (software)
3 53 (2.75%) JUnit
4 49 (2.55%) Visual Studio
5 42 (2.18%) Jenkins
6 37 (1.92%) Subversion
7 35 (1.82%) JIRA
8 32 (1.66%) TeamCity
9 27 (1.40%) Cucumber
10 26 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 23 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
12 21 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
13 20 (1.04%) Gradle
13 20 (1.04%) Mockito
14 18 (0.94%) Selenium
15 17 (0.88%) MSBuild
16 16 (0.83%) FitNesse
17 15 (0.78%) gulp
18 14 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 14 (0.73%) NUnit
General
1 1,493 (77.60%) Finance
2 1,080 (56.13%) Banking
3 924 (48.02%) Investment Banking
4 821 (42.67%) Financial Institution
5 408 (21.21%) Front Office
6 107 (5.56%) Marketing
7 98 (5.09%) Back Office
8 74 (3.85%) Legal
9 50 (2.60%) Retail
10 37 (1.92%) Advertising
11 35 (1.82%) French Language
11 35 (1.82%) German Language
11 35 (1.82%) Italian Language
12 23 (1.20%) Spanish Language
13 18 (0.94%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.73%) Telecoms
15 13 (0.68%) Electronics
16 9 (0.47%) Prime Brokerage
16 9 (0.47%) Publishing
17 8 (0.42%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 624 (32.43%) Developer
2 330 (17.15%) Analyst
3 134 (6.96%) Java Developer
4 112 (5.82%) Business Analyst
5 111 (5.77%) Applications Support
6 99 (5.15%) Consultant
7 97 (5.04%) C# Developer
8 95 (4.94%) Platform Engineer
9 82 (4.26%) Software Engineer
10 77 (4.00%) Support Analyst
11 76 (3.95%) .NET Developer
12 72 (3.74%) Senior Developer
13 67 (3.48%) Project Manager
14 54 (2.81%) SQL Developer
15 48 (2.49%) Implementation Manager
15 48 (2.49%) Senior Analyst
16 46 (2.39%) Implementation Consultant
17 45 (2.34%) Applications Engineer
17 45 (2.34%) Junior
17 45 (2.34%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (15.90%) AngularJS
2 280 (14.55%) .NET
3 231 (12.01%) HTML
4 189 (9.82%) React
4 189 (9.82%) RESTful
5 145 (7.54%) Web Services
6 141 (7.33%) HTML5
7 137 (7.12%) Spring
8 132 (6.86%) CSS
9 112 (5.82%) Kafka
10 80 (4.16%) FIX Protocol
11 76 (3.95%) REST
12 63 (3.27%) ASP.NET
13 57 (2.96%) jQuery
14 56 (2.91%) Node.js
14 56 (2.91%) XML
15 51 (2.65%) CSS3
15 51 (2.65%) RabbitMQ
16 46 (2.39%) Akka
16 46 (2.39%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 784 (40.75%) Cyberthreat
2 582 (30.25%) Analytical Skills
3 395 (20.53%) Fixed Income
4 314 (16.32%) Computer Science
5 293 (15.23%) Equities
6 274 (14.24%) Derivative
7 268 (13.93%) Hedge funds
8 217 (11.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 136 (7.07%) Algorithms
10 117 (6.08%) Self-Motivation
11 114 (5.93%) Data Structures
12 105 (5.46%) Fintech
13 96 (4.99%) Management Information System
14 64 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
15 58 (3.01%) Data Centre
16 53 (2.75%) Analytical Mindset
17 51 (2.65%) User Experience
18 40 (2.08%) Virtual Team
19 36 (1.87%) Public Cloud
20 27 (1.40%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 231 (12.01%) Linux
2 225 (11.69%) Unix
3 187 (9.72%) Windows
4 29 (1.51%) Windows Server
5 25 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 23 (1.20%) CentOS
7 16 (0.83%) Windows 10
8 14 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.62%) Fedora
9 12 (0.62%) SUSE
10 11 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.31%) Android
14 5 (0.26%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.21%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.10%) BlackBerry OS
17 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.052%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 895 (46.52%) Problem-Solving
2 804 (41.79%) Low Latency
3 799 (41.53%) Innovative Thinking
4 785 (40.80%) Strategic Thinking
5 764 (39.71%) Risk Management
6 499 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
7 494 (25.68%) Asset Management
8 325 (16.89%) OO
9 321 (16.68%) SDLC
10 226 (11.75%) TDD
11 213 (11.07%) Analytics
12 208 (10.81%) Business Analysis
13 197 (10.24%) Project Management
14 168 (8.73%) Software Engineering
15 155 (8.06%) Open Source
16 154 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
17 151 (7.85%) Wealth Management
18 144 (7.48%) DevOps
19 135 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
20 133 (6.91%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 770 (40.02%) SQL
2 768 (39.92%) Java
3 411 (21.36%) C#
4 397 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 348 (18.09%) Python
6 253 (13.15%) C++
7 185 (9.62%) Perl
8 100 (5.20%) Bash Shell
9 90 (4.68%) C
10 73 (3.79%) PowerShell
10 73 (3.79%) Shell Script
11 68 (3.53%) T-SQL
12 60 (3.12%) Ruby
13 57 (2.96%) Scala
14 47 (2.44%) Bourne shell
14 47 (2.44%) Korn
15 45 (2.34%) Java 8
16 36 (1.87%) VBA
17 30 (1.56%) R
18 24 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 505 (26.25%) Degree
2 126 (6.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 90 (4.68%) Master's Degree
4 21 (1.09%) ISEB
5 20 (1.04%) CFA
6 16 (0.83%) MBA
6 16 (0.83%) PhD
7 15 (0.78%) CIMA
8 13 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.57%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.52%) PMP
11 7 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.31%) GSEC
12 6 (0.31%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.31%) MCSE
12 6 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
13 5 (0.26%) MCITP
14 4 (0.21%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.11%) QA
2 34 (1.77%) MiFID
3 22 (1.14%) PMO
4 13 (0.68%) EMIR
5 8 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
5 8 (0.42%) FATCA
6 6 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.26%) GDPR
8 4 (0.21%) SLA
9 3 (0.16%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.052%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.052%) UCITS
System Software
1 37 (1.92%) Docker
2 36 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 30 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
5 15 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.57%) XenDesktop
7 10 (0.52%) HDFS
7 10 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 7 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.26%) KVM
11 5 (0.26%) vSphere
12 3 (0.16%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.10%) Varnish
13 2 (0.10%) XenApp
14 1 (0.052%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.052%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 44 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (2.18%) Puppet
3 34 (1.77%) Ansible
4 28 (1.46%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.99%) Control-M
5 19 (0.99%) SCCM
6 17 (0.88%) Terraform
7 15 (0.78%) Automic
7 15 (0.78%) Dollar Universe
8 14 (0.73%) Kibana
8 14 (0.73%) WSUS
9 13 (0.68%) Nagios
10 12 (0.62%) CFEngine
10 12 (0.62%) Salt
11 10 (0.52%) Grafana
11 10 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 8 (0.42%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.36%) SCOM
14 6 (0.31%) Consul
14 6 (0.31%) Mesos
Vendors
1 191 (9.93%) Sybase
2 177 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 163 (8.47%) Oracle
4 138 (7.17%) Charles River
5 80 (4.16%) Bloomberg
6 77 (4.00%) SimCorp
7 76 (3.95%) Calypso
8 53 (2.75%) Citrix
9 50 (2.60%) FXall
9 50 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
10 44 (2.29%) Reuters
11 42 (2.18%) Tradeweb
12 41 (2.13%) MarketAxess
13 38 (1.98%) VMware
14 30 (1.56%) Tableau
15 28 (1.46%) Cisco
16 25 (1.30%) Red Hat
17 18 (0.94%) ServiceNow
18 13 (0.68%) Adobe
18 13 (0.68%) ION Trading