Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 236 228
Rank change year-on-year +56 -8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 1,314 1,131 1,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.97% 1.53% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.64% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 854 920 1,022
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,625 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 61,312 68,888 68,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.04% 93.30% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49,619 53,607 58,487
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 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +18 327 £65,000 - 25
East London +9 9 £29,750 -75.21% 4
West London +14 3 £52,500 -19.23% 9
Investment Management
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 866 (65.91%) Finance
2 579 (44.06%) SQL
3 503 (38.28%) Banking
4 444 (33.79%) Asset Management
5 361 (27.47%) Java
6 357 (27.17%) Investment Banking
7 345 (26.26%) Problem-Solving
8 332 (25.27%) C#
9 325 (24.73%) Front Office
10 323 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
11 306 (23.29%) Fixed Income
12 285 (21.69%) SQL Server
13 254 (19.33%) Big Data
14 253 (19.25%) Degree
15 243 (18.49%) Financial Institution
16 241 (18.34%) Low Latency
16 241 (18.34%) Innovative Thinking
17 238 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
18 237 (18.04%) Risk Management
19 232 (17.66%) .NET
20 231 (17.58%) Hedge funds
21 229 (17.43%) Equities
22 227 (17.28%) Strategic Thinking
23 226 (17.20%) Cyberthreat
24 216 (16.44%) Derivative
25 210 (15.98%) Python
25 210 (15.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 186 (14.16%) JavaScript
27 183 (13.93%) Business Analysis
28 164 (12.48%) Windows

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 45 (3.42%) Tomcat
2 41 (3.12%) Apache
3 36 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 29 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
5 24 (1.83%) MS Exchange
6 19 (1.45%) Apache Spark
7 18 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (1.22%) Confluence
9 9 (0.68%) CMS
10 8 (0.61%) IIS
11 7 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.46%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.30%) Skype for Business
15 3 (0.23%) Jetty
15 3 (0.23%) MQSeries
Applications
1 67 (5.10%) Microsoft Office
2 65 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 145 (11.04%) thinkFolio
2 110 (8.37%) Markit EDM
3 68 (5.18%) Front Arena
4 17 (1.29%) Bloomberg AIM
5 15 (1.14%) Eagle PACE
6 12 (0.91%) LatentZero
6 12 (0.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 11 (0.84%) LongView
8 5 (0.38%) Minerva
8 5 (0.38%) Sentinel
8 5 (0.38%) Tesseract
9 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.30%) MetaTrader
10 3 (0.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 3 (0.23%) Capstone
11 2 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
11 2 (0.15%) Sonata
12 1 (0.076%) Actimize
12 1 (0.076%) Cognos TM1
12 1 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 63 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (3.73%) SaaS
4 30 (2.28%) Office 365
5 18 (1.37%) npm
6 15 (1.14%) OpenShift
7 14 (1.07%) PaaS
8 9 (0.68%) NuGet
9 7 (0.53%) GitHub
10 6 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.46%) IaaS
11 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.23%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (0.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.90%) Firewall
2 22 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.22%) WAN
4 15 (1.14%) LAN
5 14 (1.07%) DNS
5 14 (1.07%) WebEx
6 13 (0.99%) DHCP
6 13 (0.99%) Intranet
7 12 (0.91%) Internet
8 11 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (0.76%) BGP
9 10 (0.76%) Network Security
9 10 (0.76%) OSPF
10 9 (0.68%) MPLS
11 8 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (0.53%) VoIP
13 6 (0.46%) Ethernet
13 6 (0.46%) FIX Connectivity
13 6 (0.46%) Spanning Tree
13 6 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 254 (19.33%) Big Data
3 126 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 62 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (4.57%) NoSQL
6 52 (3.96%) MongoDB
7 51 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
9 39 (2.97%) RDBMS
10 30 (2.28%) DB2
11 27 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (1.83%) MS Access
13 17 (1.29%) Power BI
14 15 (1.14%) Data Lake
15 13 (0.99%) Hadoop
15 13 (0.99%) Oracle Database
16 12 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (3.35%) Visual Studio
2 43 (3.27%) Git (software)
3 30 (2.28%) Jenkins
4 29 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (1.90%) TeamCity
6 23 (1.75%) Maven
7 21 (1.60%) JIRA
8 19 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (1.37%) Subversion
10 17 (1.29%) JUnit
10 17 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
11 16 (1.22%) MSBuild
12 14 (1.07%) NUnit
12 14 (1.07%) Selenium
13 11 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (0.84%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.84%) SpecFlow
14 10 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (0.68%) gulp
16 8 (0.61%) WebStorm
General
1 866 (65.91%) Finance
2 503 (38.28%) Banking
3 357 (27.17%) Investment Banking
4 325 (24.73%) Front Office
5 243 (18.49%) Financial Institution
6 104 (7.91%) Back Office
7 92 (7.00%) Marketing
8 58 (4.41%) Legal
9 42 (3.20%) Retail
10 38 (2.89%) French Language
10 38 (2.89%) German Language
10 38 (2.89%) Italian Language
11 32 (2.44%) Advertising
11 32 (2.44%) Spanish Language
12 9 (0.68%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.46%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.23%) Electronics
14 3 (0.23%) Prime Brokerage
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 411 (31.28%) Developer
2 323 (24.58%) Analyst
3 129 (9.82%) Applications Support
4 123 (9.36%) Business Analyst
5 98 (7.46%) C# Developer
6 87 (6.62%) Support Analyst
7 79 (6.01%) .NET Developer
8 76 (5.78%) Consultant
9 67 (5.10%) Applications Engineer
10 61 (4.64%) Java Developer
11 57 (4.34%) Support Engineer
12 56 (4.26%) Applications Support Engineer
12 56 (4.26%) Senior Developer
13 53 (4.03%) Applications Support Analyst
14 52 (3.96%) Project Manager
15 51 (3.88%) C# .NET Developer
16 46 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
17 40 (3.04%) SQL Developer
18 37 (2.82%) Junior
18 37 (2.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (17.66%) .NET
2 135 (10.27%) HTML
3 128 (9.74%) AngularJS
4 98 (7.46%) CSS
5 86 (6.54%) FIX Protocol
5 86 (6.54%) Web Services
6 77 (5.86%) React
7 67 (5.10%) ASP.NET
8 62 (4.72%) HTML5
9 58 (4.41%) RESTful
10 51 (3.88%) Spring
11 49 (3.73%) XML
12 40 (3.04%) Kafka
13 38 (2.89%) WPF
14 33 (2.51%) REST
15 28 (2.13%) jQuery
16 27 (2.05%) CSS3
17 25 (1.90%) .NET Framework
18 24 (1.83%) Node.js
19 23 (1.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 306 (23.29%) Fixed Income
2 238 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
3 231 (17.58%) Hedge funds
4 229 (17.43%) Equities
5 226 (17.20%) Cyberthreat
6 216 (16.44%) Derivative
7 210 (15.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 120 (9.13%) Fintech
9 67 (5.10%) Greenfield Project
10 42 (3.20%) Management Information System
11 41 (3.12%) Algorithms
12 34 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
13 32 (2.44%) Data Centre
13 32 (2.44%) Data Structures
14 29 (2.21%) User Experience
15 17 (1.29%) Exotic Derivative
16 15 (1.14%) Public Cloud
17 13 (0.99%) Analytical Mindset
17 13 (0.99%) Virtual Team
18 11 (0.84%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 164 (12.48%) Windows
2 134 (10.20%) Linux
3 133 (10.12%) Unix
4 33 (2.51%) Windows Server
5 32 (2.44%) CentOS
6 23 (1.75%) Fedora
7 22 (1.67%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.52%) Windows 10
9 19 (1.45%) SUSE
9 19 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.68%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.38%) Solaris
13 4 (0.30%) AIX
13 4 (0.30%) Android
13 4 (0.30%) HPUX
13 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (33.79%) Asset Management
2 345 (26.26%) Problem-Solving
3 323 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
4 241 (18.34%) Innovative Thinking
4 241 (18.34%) Low Latency
5 237 (18.04%) Risk Management
6 227 (17.28%) Strategic Thinking
7 183 (13.93%) Business Analysis
8 145 (11.04%) Computer Science
9 141 (10.73%) Wealth Management
10 135 (10.27%) Project Management
11 130 (9.89%) OO
12 127 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 126 (9.59%) SDLC
14 110 (8.37%) Fund Management
15 101 (7.69%) TDD
16 95 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
16 95 (7.23%) DevOps
17 92 (7.00%) Analytics
18 88 (6.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 579 (44.06%) SQL
2 361 (27.47%) Java
3 332 (25.27%) C#
4 210 (15.98%) Python
5 186 (14.16%) JavaScript
6 134 (10.20%) C++
7 133 (10.12%) Perl
8 93 (7.08%) Bash Shell
9 62 (4.72%) Ruby
10 57 (4.34%) Bourne shell
10 57 (4.34%) Korn
11 55 (4.19%) T-SQL
12 49 (3.73%) PowerShell
13 32 (2.44%) VBA
14 30 (2.28%) C
15 29 (2.21%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.37%) R
17 17 (1.29%) Java 8
18 16 (1.22%) Scala
19 15 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 253 (19.25%) Degree
2 48 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.21%) Master's Degree
4 21 (1.60%) CFA
5 16 (1.22%) ISEB
6 15 (1.14%) CIMA
7 13 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.53%) MCSE
9 7 (0.53%) PhD
10 6 (0.46%) CCNA
10 6 (0.46%) CCNP
10 6 (0.46%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.46%) MBA
11 5 (0.38%) IIBA
11 5 (0.38%) MCSA
12 4 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.03%) QA
2 19 (1.45%) MiFID
2 19 (1.45%) PMO
3 11 (0.84%) EMIR
4 9 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (0.68%) FATCA
5 6 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.23%) SLA
7 1 (0.076%) GDPR
7 1 (0.076%) Solvency II
System Software
1 38 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.98%) Docker
3 21 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.38%) KVM
6 5 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (0.23%) HDFS
7 3 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.15%) Varnish
8 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.076%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.076%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.076%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.076%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (1.67%) Kubernetes
2 20 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (1.52%) Puppet
3 19 (1.45%) Ansible
4 16 (1.22%) Nagios
5 13 (0.99%) Control-M
5 13 (0.99%) SCCM
6 11 (0.84%) Terraform
7 10 (0.76%) Automic
7 10 (0.76%) Dollar Universe
8 8 (0.61%) Grafana
8 8 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 7 (0.53%) SCOM
10 6 (0.46%) Icinga
10 6 (0.46%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.38%) Nessus
11 5 (0.38%) OpenVAS
11 5 (0.38%) QRadar
11 5 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 154 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 153 (11.64%) Oracle
3 127 (9.67%) Charles River
4 88 (6.70%) Bloomberg
5 69 (5.25%) Calypso
5 69 (5.25%) SimCorp
6 63 (4.79%) Sybase
7 53 (4.03%) FXall
7 53 (4.03%) Reuters
8 46 (3.50%) MarketAxess
8 46 (3.50%) Tradeweb
9 39 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (2.51%) Red Hat
11 26 (1.98%) Citrix
12 25 (1.90%) Tableau
12 25 (1.90%) VMware
13 24 (1.83%) ServiceNow
14 21 (1.60%) Cisco
15 20 (1.52%) ION Trading
16 19 (1.45%) Eze Software Group