Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
England > London
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 219 193
Rank change year-on-year +26 -26 +51
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 1,256 1,049 1,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.80% 1.54% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.68% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 869 847 1,360
London median annual salary £61,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.15% - -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,650 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - -3.85%

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 64,128 62,282 76,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.76% 91.30% 91.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52,528 52,244 65,632
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £34,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,903
% change year-on-year - +4.38% +3.02%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +7 246 £60,000 -11.11% 39
South London - 4 £56,250 -
West London +11 2 £85,000 +36.00% 7
East London +1 1 £110,000 -8.33% 4
Investment Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 871 (69.35%) Finance
2 477 (37.98%) SQL
3 399 (31.77%) Banking
4 387 (30.81%) Asset Management
5 307 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
6 268 (21.34%) Degree
7 251 (19.98%) Investment Banking
8 238 (18.95%) Java
9 223 (17.75%) SQL Server
10 216 (17.20%) Problem-Solving
11 209 (16.64%) C#
12 205 (16.32%) Financial Institution
13 201 (16.00%) Front Office
14 196 (15.61%) Fund Management
15 192 (15.29%) Fixed Income
16 182 (14.49%) Windows
17 179 (14.25%) Risk Management
18 178 (14.17%) .NET
19 175 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
20 171 (13.61%) Python
21 169 (13.46%) Microsoft
22 152 (12.10%) Project Management
22 152 (12.10%) Big Data
23 140 (11.15%) Wealth Management
24 139 (11.07%) JavaScript
25 136 (10.83%) Derivative
25 136 (10.83%) Hedge funds
26 133 (10.59%) Equities
26 133 (10.59%) Low Latency
27 129 (10.27%) Linux

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 38 (3.03%) Confluence
2 34 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.39%) IIS
4 23 (1.83%) Apache Spark
5 21 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 20 (1.59%) Apache
7 17 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
8 11 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (0.80%) JBoss
10 9 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (0.56%) Ethereum
12 7 (0.56%) Hyperledger
13 6 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.40%) CMS
14 5 (0.40%) EPiServer
14 5 (0.40%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 103 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 92 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.64%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.48%) SPSS
8 4 (0.32%) EViews
9 1 (0.080%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 74 (5.89%) thinkFolio
2 70 (5.57%) Markit EDM
3 31 (2.47%) Eagle PACE
4 24 (1.91%) Front Arena
5 13 (1.04%) Bloomberg AIM
5 13 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.72%) SimCorp Dimension
7 7 (0.56%) Distributed Ledger
7 7 (0.56%) R3 Corda
8 4 (0.32%) LongView
8 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
10 2 (0.16%) Eagle STAR
10 2 (0.16%) Eikon
10 2 (0.16%) FLEXCUBE
10 2 (0.16%) HFM
11 1 (0.080%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.080%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 89 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.39%) Office 365
4 25 (1.99%) SaaS
5 21 (1.67%) IaaS
6 15 (1.19%) PaaS
7 10 (0.80%) npm
8 8 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.64%) OpenShift
9 6 (0.48%) Force.com
9 6 (0.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 5 (0.40%) GitHub
11 4 (0.32%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.24%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.16%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.16%) Slack
14 1 (0.080%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.080%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.30%) Firewall
2 39 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.91%) WAN
4 23 (1.83%) DNS
5 19 (1.51%) BGP
5 19 (1.51%) LAN
5 19 (1.51%) WebEx
6 18 (1.43%) DHCP
6 18 (1.43%) Ethernet
6 18 (1.43%) SAN
7 17 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (1.27%) Network Security
9 15 (1.19%) VPN
10 14 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (1.11%) MPLS
11 12 (0.96%) OSPF
12 11 (0.88%) FTP
12 11 (0.88%) VSAN
13 10 (0.80%) VoIP
14 8 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (17.75%) SQL Server
2 152 (12.10%) Big Data
3 123 (9.79%) Relational Database
4 101 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 79 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 36 (2.87%) DB2
8 36 (2.87%) RDBMS
9 29 (2.31%) MongoDB
10 25 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
12 19 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (1.51%) SQLPlus
13 18 (1.43%) Power BI
13 18 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (1.19%) Oracle Database
15 14 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (0.96%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 47 (3.74%) JIRA
1 47 (3.74%) JUnit
2 36 (2.87%) Jenkins
3 33 (2.63%) Maven
4 32 (2.55%) Git (software)
5 28 (2.23%) Visual Studio
6 27 (2.15%) TeamCity
7 26 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
9 22 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (1.59%) IntelliJ
11 19 (1.51%) Subversion
12 18 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (1.35%) Cucumber
14 12 (0.96%) Eclipse
14 12 (0.96%) MSBuild
15 10 (0.80%) FishEye
15 10 (0.80%) gulp
16 9 (0.72%) Selenium
17 8 (0.64%) FitNesse
General
1 871 (69.35%) Finance
2 399 (31.77%) Banking
3 251 (19.98%) Investment Banking
4 205 (16.32%) Financial Institution
5 201 (16.00%) Front Office
6 53 (4.22%) Advertising
7 50 (3.98%) Marketing
8 44 (3.50%) Back Office
9 26 (2.07%) Legal
10 22 (1.75%) Retail
11 19 (1.51%) Telecoms
12 15 (1.19%) Private Banking
12 15 (1.19%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.72%) French Language
13 9 (0.72%) German Language
13 9 (0.72%) Italian Language
14 8 (0.64%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.24%) Prime Brokerage
16 2 (0.16%) Billing
16 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 309 (24.60%) Developer
2 303 (24.12%) Analyst
3 93 (7.40%) Business Analyst
4 74 (5.89%) Applications Support
5 67 (5.33%) Consultant
5 67 (5.33%) Support Analyst
6 63 (5.02%) SQL Developer
7 61 (4.86%) C# Developer
8 54 (4.30%) Java Developer
9 52 (4.14%) Project Manager
10 50 (3.98%) .NET Developer
11 44 (3.50%) Senior Developer
12 38 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
13 35 (2.79%) Architect
14 34 (2.71%) SQL Analyst
15 32 (2.55%) Desktop Support
16 31 (2.47%) Service Analyst
17 30 (2.39%) Applications Support Analyst
18 29 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 29 (2.31%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (14.17%) .NET
2 99 (7.88%) AngularJS
3 97 (7.72%) HTML
4 78 (6.21%) Web Services
5 64 (5.10%) HTML5
6 55 (4.38%) RESTful
7 50 (3.98%) ASP.NET
8 41 (3.26%) CSS
8 41 (3.26%) FIX Protocol
9 37 (2.95%) WPF
10 34 (2.71%) .NET Framework
11 33 (2.63%) Spring
12 32 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (2.55%) REST
13 30 (2.39%) Node.js
14 28 (2.23%) React
15 27 (2.15%) JMS
16 26 (2.07%) Kafka
17 25 (1.99%) XML
18 21 (1.67%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 192 (15.29%) Fixed Income
2 175 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
3 136 (10.83%) Derivative
3 136 (10.83%) Hedge funds
4 133 (10.59%) Equities
5 126 (10.03%) Computer Science
6 121 (9.63%) Cyberthreat
7 104 (8.28%) Self-Motivation
8 98 (7.80%) Management Information System
9 82 (6.53%) Fintech
10 63 (5.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 41 (3.26%) Data Centre
12 35 (2.79%) Algorithms
13 34 (2.71%) User Experience
14 31 (2.47%) Data Structures
15 25 (1.99%) Client/Server
16 23 (1.83%) OTC Derivatives
17 21 (1.67%) Public Cloud
18 19 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
19 18 (1.43%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 182 (14.49%) Windows
2 129 (10.27%) Linux
3 101 (8.04%) Unix
4 45 (3.58%) Windows Server
5 31 (2.47%) Windows 10
5 31 (2.47%) Windows 7
6 13 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (0.88%) Windows 8
8 9 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.64%) Android
10 7 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.48%) CentOS
11 6 (0.48%) Solaris
12 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.32%) BlackBerry OS
13 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.080%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.080%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.080%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (30.81%) Asset Management
2 307 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 216 (17.20%) Problem-Solving
4 196 (15.61%) Fund Management
5 179 (14.25%) Risk Management
6 152 (12.10%) Project Management
7 140 (11.15%) Wealth Management
8 133 (10.59%) Low Latency
9 121 (9.63%) Strategic Thinking
10 118 (9.39%) Innovative Thinking
11 111 (8.84%) Business Analysis
11 111 (8.84%) OO
12 110 (8.76%) SDLC
13 100 (7.96%) Analytics
14 99 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 92 (7.32%) DevOps
16 81 (6.45%) Software Engineering
17 76 (6.05%) TDD
18 74 (5.89%) Data Management
19 71 (5.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 477 (37.98%) SQL
2 238 (18.95%) Java
3 209 (16.64%) C#
4 171 (13.61%) Python
5 139 (11.07%) JavaScript
6 93 (7.40%) C++
7 79 (6.29%) T-SQL
8 57 (4.54%) Perl
8 57 (4.54%) PowerShell
9 47 (3.74%) VBA
10 33 (2.63%) C
11 32 (2.55%) R
12 31 (2.47%) Shell Script
13 30 (2.39%) Scala
14 26 (2.07%) Bash Shell
15 23 (1.83%) VB
16 19 (1.51%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.43%) VB.NET
18 16 (1.27%) Ruby
19 14 (1.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 268 (21.34%) Degree
2 56 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.43%) Master's Degree
4 17 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (1.19%) CFA
5 15 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (1.11%) CCNP
6 14 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.11%) PMI Certification
7 13 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (0.96%) MCSE
9 9 (0.72%) CISSP
9 9 (0.72%) PMP
9 9 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.64%) CISA
10 8 (0.64%) ISEB
10 8 (0.64%) MCSA
10 8 (0.64%) PhD
11 7 (0.56%) CCIE
12 6 (0.48%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.90%) QA
2 32 (2.55%) MiFID
3 29 (2.31%) PMO
4 26 (2.07%) SLA
5 18 (1.43%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.72%) EMIR
7 9 (0.72%) GDPR
8 7 (0.56%) COBIT
9 5 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.16%) AIFMD
11 2 (0.16%) COSO
11 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 1 (0.080%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.080%) FATCA
12 1 (0.080%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.080%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.080%) UCITS
System Software
1 81 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.67%) Docker
3 18 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.35%) XenDesktop
5 11 (0.88%) vSphere
6 9 (0.72%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.64%) XenApp
8 6 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.32%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.16%) Firmware
11 2 (0.16%) HDFS
11 2 (0.16%) SRDF
11 2 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (1.83%) Control-M
2 22 (1.75%) SCCM
3 14 (1.11%) Ansible
4 9 (0.72%) Puppet
5 7 (0.56%) Automic
5 7 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (0.56%) Dollar Universe
5 7 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.48%) Nagios
6 6 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (0.40%) Kibana
7 5 (0.40%) Terraform
7 5 (0.40%) vRealize
7 5 (0.40%) WSUS
8 4 (0.32%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.32%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 3 (0.24%) EnCase
9 3 (0.24%) FTK
9 3 (0.24%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 169 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 122 (9.71%) Oracle
3 101 (8.04%) Charles River
4 87 (6.93%) Sybase
5 63 (5.02%) Bloomberg
6 59 (4.70%) Citrix
7 53 (4.22%) Cisco
7 53 (4.22%) VMware
8 43 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
9 39 (3.11%) SimCorp
10 29 (2.31%) FactSet
10 29 (2.31%) Red Hat
11 27 (2.15%) FXall
12 25 (1.99%) Calypso
12 25 (1.99%) CheckPoint
13 15 (1.19%) Tableau
14 14 (1.11%) Reuters
14 14 (1.11%) Tradeweb
15 11 (0.88%) ServiceNow
16 10 (0.80%) MarketAxess