Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
England > London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 230 192
Rank change year-on-year +111 -38 +45
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 2,069 1,136 1,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.92% 1.55% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 1.69% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 934 933 1,396
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £91,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +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 64,761 67,283 75,897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.38% 91.79% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 51,800 53,565 65,381
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +33 290 £65,000 - 41
East London 0 5 £52,500 -56.25% 6
West London +18 4 £53,750 -14.00% 12
Investment Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 1,630 (78.78%) Finance
2 1,195 (57.76%) Banking
3 1,050 (50.75%) Investment Banking
4 1,000 (48.33%) Problem-Solving
5 968 (46.79%) Financial Institution
6 921 (44.51%) Low Latency
7 898 (43.40%) Cyberthreat
7 898 (43.40%) Strategic Thinking
8 896 (43.31%) Big Data
9 895 (43.26%) Innovative Thinking
10 892 (43.11%) Risk Management
11 827 (39.97%) Java
12 797 (38.52%) SQL
13 669 (32.33%) Analytical Skills
14 587 (28.37%) Degree
15 531 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
16 472 (22.81%) Asset Management
17 426 (20.59%) JavaScript
18 415 (20.06%) Front Office
19 392 (18.95%) Python
20 377 (18.22%) Fixed Income
21 370 (17.88%) OO
22 361 (17.45%) SDLC
23 359 (17.35%) C#
24 357 (17.25%) Computer Science
25 334 (16.14%) AngularJS
26 279 (13.48%) SQL Server
27 277 (13.39%) C++
28 270 (13.05%) Derivative
29 265 (12.81%) Equities

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 84 (4.06%) Apache Spark
2 63 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (2.03%) Tomcat
4 40 (1.93%) Apache
5 31 (1.50%) Confluence
6 23 (1.11%) SharePoint
7 19 (0.92%) IIS
8 15 (0.72%) MS Exchange
9 14 (0.68%) CMS
9 14 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
11 12 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
13 9 (0.43%) GemFire
14 8 (0.39%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.39%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.34%) Ethereum
15 7 (0.34%) Hyperledger
15 7 (0.34%) Jetty
16 6 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 95 (4.59%) Microsoft Office
2 93 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
4 17 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.19%) EViews
6 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 2 (0.097%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 132 (6.38%) thinkFolio
2 131 (6.33%) Markit EDM
3 69 (3.33%) Front Arena
4 32 (1.55%) Eagle PACE
5 23 (1.11%) Bloomberg AIM
6 10 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 8 (0.39%) Sentinel
7 8 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
8 7 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
8 7 (0.34%) LatentZero
8 7 (0.34%) R3 Corda
9 6 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.24%) Actimize
10 5 (0.24%) LongView
11 3 (0.14%) Advent Moxy
12 2 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
12 2 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.097%) Eagle STAR
12 2 (0.097%) Eikon
13 1 (0.048%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 112 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (1.59%) Office 365
4 22 (1.06%) npm
4 22 (1.06%) SaaS
5 21 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.63%) PaaS
7 11 (0.53%) GitHub
8 7 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (0.29%) IaaS
10 4 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.19%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.14%) Force.com
11 3 (0.14%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 2 (0.097%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (0.097%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.097%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.097%) Slack
13 1 (0.048%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.90%) Firewall
2 41 (1.98%) TCP/IP
3 33 (1.59%) DNS
4 31 (1.50%) WAN
5 29 (1.40%) DHCP
6 27 (1.30%) Ethernet
7 26 (1.26%) BGP
8 25 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 25 (1.21%) LAN
8 25 (1.21%) MPLS
9 22 (1.06%) Internet
10 21 (1.01%) Network Security
11 20 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (0.92%) OSPF
13 18 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (0.87%) NetScaler
13 18 (0.87%) SAN
13 18 (0.87%) SNMP
14 16 (0.77%) WebEx
15 14 (0.68%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 896 (43.31%) Big Data
2 279 (13.48%) SQL Server
3 253 (12.23%) Relational Database
4 176 (8.51%) MongoDB
5 163 (7.88%) NoSQL
6 139 (6.72%) DB2
7 98 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 84 (4.06%) RDBMS
9 80 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 69 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
11 52 (2.51%) Data Lake
12 47 (2.27%) Hadoop
13 36 (1.74%) MemSQL
14 32 (1.55%) Sybase ASE
15 28 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
17 23 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
18 20 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
19 19 (0.92%) Power BI
20 18 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 73 (3.53%) JUnit
1 73 (3.53%) Maven
2 51 (2.46%) JIRA
3 48 (2.32%) Visual Studio Team System
4 46 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 44 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 39 (1.88%) Git (software)
6 39 (1.88%) Subversion
7 38 (1.84%) TeamCity
8 32 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 29 (1.40%) Cucumber
10 26 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (1.21%) Mockito
12 24 (1.16%) FitNesse
13 19 (0.92%) Gradle
14 17 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (0.77%) gulp
16 14 (0.68%) Eclipse
17 13 (0.63%) IntelliJ
17 13 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 1,630 (78.78%) Finance
2 1,195 (57.76%) Banking
3 1,050 (50.75%) Investment Banking
4 968 (46.79%) Financial Institution
5 415 (20.06%) Front Office
6 93 (4.49%) Marketing
7 63 (3.04%) Back Office
8 61 (2.95%) Legal
9 47 (2.27%) Advertising
10 40 (1.93%) Retail
11 25 (1.21%) Multimedia
12 22 (1.06%) Telecoms
13 21 (1.01%) French Language
13 21 (1.01%) German Language
13 21 (1.01%) Italian Language
14 13 (0.63%) Electronics
15 12 (0.58%) Private Banking
16 10 (0.48%) Publishing
17 9 (0.43%) Prime Brokerage
18 6 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 629 (30.40%) Developer
2 317 (15.32%) Analyst
3 154 (7.44%) Java Developer
4 112 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 105 (5.07%) Platform Engineer
6 103 (4.98%) Consultant
7 96 (4.64%) Software Engineer
8 84 (4.06%) Applications Support
9 80 (3.87%) C# Developer
10 74 (3.58%) Project Manager
10 74 (3.58%) Senior Developer
11 65 (3.14%) SQL Developer
12 61 (2.95%) Support Analyst
13 55 (2.66%) .NET Developer
14 45 (2.17%) Data Engineer
15 43 (2.08%) Architect
15 43 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
16 42 (2.03%) Implementation Consultant
17 37 (1.79%) Junior
18 36 (1.74%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (16.14%) AngularJS
2 248 (11.99%) HTML
3 233 (11.26%) .NET
4 208 (10.05%) RESTful
5 190 (9.18%) React
6 162 (7.83%) HTML5
7 150 (7.25%) Web Services
8 145 (7.01%) Spring
9 128 (6.19%) Kafka
10 106 (5.12%) CSS
11 90 (4.35%) REST
12 73 (3.53%) FIX Protocol
13 60 (2.90%) Node.js
14 55 (2.66%) RabbitMQ
14 55 (2.66%) Vert.x
15 51 (2.46%) Akka
16 50 (2.42%) JAX-RS
17 46 (2.22%) CSS3
17 46 (2.22%) jQuery
17 46 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 898 (43.40%) Cyberthreat
2 669 (32.33%) Analytical Skills
3 377 (18.22%) Fixed Income
4 357 (17.25%) Computer Science
5 270 (13.05%) Derivative
6 265 (12.81%) Equities
7 225 (10.87%) Hedge funds
8 171 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
9 160 (7.73%) Algorithms
10 159 (7.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 138 (6.67%) Management Information System
12 137 (6.62%) Data Structures
13 77 (3.72%) Fintech
14 73 (3.53%) Data Centre
15 67 (3.24%) Analytical Mindset
15 67 (3.24%) User Experience
16 47 (2.27%) Virtual Team
17 46 (2.22%) Public Cloud
18 41 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
19 34 (1.64%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 260 (12.57%) Linux
2 248 (11.99%) Unix
3 194 (9.38%) Windows
4 40 (1.93%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.35%) Windows 7
6 24 (1.16%) Windows 10
7 17 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.68%) CentOS
9 14 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.34%) Android
11 6 (0.29%) Solaris
12 5 (0.24%) BlackBerry OS
12 5 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.19%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.097%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.048%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,000 (48.33%) Problem-Solving
2 921 (44.51%) Low Latency
3 898 (43.40%) Strategic Thinking
4 895 (43.26%) Innovative Thinking
5 892 (43.11%) Risk Management
6 531 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
7 472 (22.81%) Asset Management
8 370 (17.88%) OO
9 361 (17.45%) SDLC
10 263 (12.71%) Analytics
11 256 (12.37%) TDD
12 217 (10.49%) Project Management
13 204 (9.86%) Software Engineering
14 186 (8.99%) Business Analysis
15 179 (8.65%) Fund Management
16 172 (8.31%) Open Source
17 163 (7.88%) DevOps
18 157 (7.59%) Wealth Management
19 141 (6.81%) Mathematics
20 140 (6.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 827 (39.97%) Java
2 797 (38.52%) SQL
3 426 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 392 (18.95%) Python
5 359 (17.35%) C#
6 277 (13.39%) C++
7 173 (8.36%) Perl
8 105 (5.07%) C
9 88 (4.25%) Shell Script
10 85 (4.11%) T-SQL
11 83 (4.01%) Scala
12 69 (3.33%) Bash Shell
13 61 (2.95%) PowerShell
14 53 (2.56%) VBA
15 50 (2.42%) Java 8
16 46 (2.22%) R
17 39 (1.88%) Ruby
18 35 (1.69%) TypeScript
19 22 (1.06%) Korn
20 21 (1.01%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 587 (28.37%) Degree
2 159 (7.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 102 (4.93%) Master's Degree
4 22 (1.06%) PhD
5 21 (1.01%) CFA
6 20 (0.97%) ISEB
7 18 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 16 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.72%) PMP
10 13 (0.63%) CCNP
10 13 (0.63%) MBA
11 12 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
12 11 (0.53%) MCSE
13 8 (0.39%) CIMA
14 7 (0.34%) CCIE
14 7 (0.34%) CCNA
14 7 (0.34%) CISSP
14 7 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.25%) QA
2 39 (1.88%) MiFID
3 27 (1.30%) PMO
4 21 (1.01%) SLA
5 8 (0.39%) GDPR
6 7 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.34%) EMIR
6 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.19%) AIFMD
7 4 (0.19%) COBIT
7 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.097%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.097%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.097%) UCITS
9 1 (0.048%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.048%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.048%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 58 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 34 (1.64%) Docker
3 26 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.97%) XenDesktop
5 18 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
7 15 (0.72%) vSphere
8 11 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (0.48%) HDFS
10 8 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.14%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.14%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.097%) XenApp
14 1 (0.048%) Firmware
14 1 (0.048%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 36 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
1 36 (1.74%) Puppet
2 32 (1.55%) Control-M
3 30 (1.45%) Ansible
4 28 (1.35%) SCCM
5 19 (0.92%) Kibana
5 19 (0.92%) Kubernetes
6 18 (0.87%) Terraform
7 17 (0.82%) Automic
7 17 (0.82%) Dollar Universe
8 15 (0.72%) WSUS
9 13 (0.63%) Nagios
10 12 (0.58%) CFEngine
10 12 (0.58%) Salt
11 9 (0.43%) Grafana
11 9 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 6 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (0.29%) Consul
12 6 (0.29%) Mesos
13 5 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 236 (11.41%) Sybase
2 191 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 146 (7.06%) Oracle
4 143 (6.91%) Charles River
5 77 (3.72%) Bloomberg
5 77 (3.72%) SimCorp
6 69 (3.33%) Calypso
7 67 (3.24%) Citrix
8 52 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
9 50 (2.42%) FXall
10 49 (2.37%) Cisco
10 49 (2.37%) VMware
11 30 (1.45%) Tradeweb
12 29 (1.40%) Tableau
13 26 (1.26%) MarketAxess
14 25 (1.21%) FactSet
15 24 (1.16%) Reuters
16 21 (1.01%) Red Hat
17 19 (0.92%) CheckPoint
18 18 (0.87%) ServiceNow