Period
to 25 April 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
England > London
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 174 194 219
Rank change year-on-year +20 +25 -24
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 1,196 1,256 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.97% 1.80% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.94% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,050 869 847
London median annual salary £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% -6.15% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £108,775 £93,750 £90,650
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -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 55,774 64,775 62,917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.00% 92.68% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44,938 53,085 52,804
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 +27 236 £70,000 +16.67% 24
South London +5 4 £34,000 -39.56%
West London +31 3 £55,000 -35.29% 2
East London +28 2 £61,000 -44.55% 2
Investment Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 792 (66.22%) Finance
2 623 (52.09%) SQL
3 568 (47.49%) Asset Management
4 478 (39.97%) Front Office
5 421 (35.20%) Fixed Income
6 400 (33.44%) Banking
7 397 (33.19%) C#
8 369 (30.85%) Derivative
9 353 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
10 351 (29.35%) Java
11 340 (28.43%) Hedge funds
12 317 (26.51%) Equities
13 309 (25.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 273 (22.83%) Python
15 265 (22.16%) .NET
16 260 (21.74%) Software Engineering
17 257 (21.49%) Oracle
18 218 (18.23%) SQL Server
19 187 (15.64%) Workflow
20 176 (14.72%) Fund Management
21 175 (14.63%) JavaScript
22 172 (14.38%) XML
23 164 (13.71%) Wealth Management
24 158 (13.21%) C++
25 157 (13.13%) Oracle Workflow
26 154 (12.88%) thinkFolio
27 152 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
28 150 (12.54%) Degree
29 140 (11.71%) ASP.NET
30 137 (11.45%) Bloomberg

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
1 157 (13.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 50 (4.18%) Apache
2 50 (4.18%) Tomcat
3 22 (1.84%) SharePoint
4 20 (1.67%) Jupyter
5 18 (1.51%) Confluence
6 15 (1.25%) MS Exchange
7 8 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.50%) CMS
9 5 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.33%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.25%) IIS
11 3 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.17%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.084%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.084%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.084%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 60 (5.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 154 (12.88%) thinkFolio
2 81 (6.77%) Markit EDM
3 51 (4.26%) Front Arena
4 21 (1.76%) LatentZero
5 17 (1.42%) LongView
6 14 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (1.09%) Eze OMS
8 11 (0.92%) Eagle PACE
9 8 (0.67%) Bloomberg AIM
10 5 (0.42%) MetaTrader
10 5 (0.42%) Minerva
11 4 (0.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
11 4 (0.33%) Capstone
11 4 (0.33%) Tesseract
12 3 (0.25%) SAP FS
12 3 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
13 2 (0.17%) PolarLake
13 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
14 1 (0.084%) HiPortfolio
14 1 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 152 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (5.69%) SaaS
4 59 (4.93%) GitHub
5 32 (2.68%) Office 365
6 31 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (2.01%) OpenShift
8 19 (1.59%) PaaS
9 16 (1.34%) Serverless
10 6 (0.50%) IaaS
11 5 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.33%) Apigee
13 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.17%) AWS Fargate
13 2 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
14 1 (0.084%) npm
14 1 (0.084%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.26%) FIX Connectivity
2 28 (2.34%) Firewall
3 11 (0.92%) Intranet
4 9 (0.75%) DNS
4 9 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.67%) DHCP
5 8 (0.67%) LAN
5 8 (0.67%) Network Security
5 8 (0.67%) WAN
6 7 (0.59%) VoIP
6 7 (0.59%) VPN
7 5 (0.42%) BGP
7 5 (0.42%) OSPF
7 5 (0.42%) WebEx
8 4 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.33%) FTP
8 4 (0.33%) HTTP
8 4 (0.33%) Internet
8 4 (0.33%) MPLS
8 4 (0.33%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (18.23%) SQL Server
2 79 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (5.27%) Relational Database
5 53 (4.43%) Big Data
6 52 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 45 (3.76%) Crystal Reports
8 26 (2.17%) NoSQL
9 23 (1.92%) Hadoop
9 23 (1.92%) Power BI
10 20 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (1.51%) RDBMS
12 14 (1.17%) MS Access
13 13 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.84%) Redis
15 10 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
16 9 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (0.75%) MongoDB
17 7 (0.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 36 (3.01%) Jenkins
2 32 (2.68%) JIRA
2 32 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (2.09%) Cucumber
4 22 (1.84%) Selenium
5 21 (1.76%) Visual Studio
6 16 (1.34%) SpecFlow
7 15 (1.25%) Git (software)
8 13 (1.09%) Maven
9 12 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (1.00%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.84%) NUnit
10 10 (0.84%) WebDriver
11 8 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (0.67%) Subversion
12 7 (0.59%) MSTest
13 5 (0.42%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.42%) JUnit
13 5 (0.42%) SoapUI
14 4 (0.33%) Artifactory
General
1 792 (66.22%) Finance
2 478 (39.97%) Front Office
3 400 (33.44%) Banking
4 128 (10.70%) Investment Banking
5 56 (4.68%) Back Office
6 50 (4.18%) French Language
6 50 (4.18%) German Language
6 50 (4.18%) Italian Language
6 50 (4.18%) Spanish Language
7 34 (2.84%) Advertising
8 27 (2.26%) Marketing
9 24 (2.01%) Legal
9 24 (2.01%) Retail
10 16 (1.34%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.75%) Law
12 8 (0.67%) Billing
12 8 (0.67%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.17%) Military
13 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 339 (28.34%) Developer
2 246 (20.57%) Analyst
3 126 (10.54%) Business Analyst
4 112 (9.36%) SQL Developer
5 111 (9.28%) Consultant
6 110 (9.20%) Applications Support
7 102 (8.53%) Architect
8 95 (7.94%) C# Developer
9 87 (7.27%) .NET Developer
9 87 (7.27%) Support Engineer
10 76 (6.35%) Applications Engineer
11 69 (5.77%) Applications Support Engineer
11 69 (5.77%) Implementation Consultant
12 68 (5.69%) Lead Architect
13 67 (5.60%) Software Engineer
14 61 (5.10%) Java Developer
15 58 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
16 52 (4.35%) Support Analyst
17 49 (4.10%) AWS Architect
17 49 (4.10%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (22.16%) .NET
2 172 (14.38%) XML
3 140 (11.71%) ASP.NET
4 136 (11.37%) AngularJS
5 135 (11.29%) FIX Protocol
6 128 (10.70%) Web Services
7 122 (10.20%) React
8 97 (8.11%) HTML
9 90 (7.53%) J2EE
9 90 (7.53%) Node.js
10 81 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 68 (5.69%) CSS
12 43 (3.60%) J2SE
13 29 (2.42%) HTML5
14 27 (2.26%) jQuery
14 27 (2.26%) Pandas
15 25 (2.09%) REST
16 24 (2.01%) WPF
17 23 (1.92%) Kafka
18 22 (1.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 421 (35.20%) Fixed Income
2 369 (30.85%) Derivative
3 340 (28.43%) Hedge funds
4 317 (26.51%) Equities
5 309 (25.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 123 (10.28%) Fintech
7 76 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
8 75 (6.27%) Greenfield Project
9 33 (2.76%) Management Information System
10 28 (2.34%) User Experience
11 25 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (1.67%) Cloud Native
12 20 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
13 16 (1.34%) Blog
14 10 (0.84%) OTC Derivatives
15 7 (0.59%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.59%) Tandem
16 6 (0.50%) Virtual Team
17 5 (0.42%) PKI
17 5 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 96 (8.03%) Windows
2 89 (7.44%) Unix
3 62 (5.18%) Linux
4 24 (2.01%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.34%) CentOS
5 16 (1.34%) Fedora
5 16 (1.34%) Windows 10
6 11 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.84%) Solaris
8 8 (0.67%) AIX
8 8 (0.67%) HPUX
8 8 (0.67%) SUSE
8 8 (0.67%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.42%) Android
10 5 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 568 (47.49%) Asset Management
2 353 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
3 260 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 187 (15.64%) Workflow
5 176 (14.72%) Fund Management
6 164 (13.71%) Wealth Management
7 127 (10.62%) Business Analysis
8 119 (9.95%) Portfolio Management
9 110 (9.20%) Mentoring
10 95 (7.94%) DevOps
11 85 (7.11%) Computer Science
11 85 (7.11%) Front End Development
12 79 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
13 76 (6.35%) Project Management
14 75 (6.27%) Microservices
15 74 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
16 67 (5.60%) Data Management
17 62 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
18 60 (5.02%) Scrum
18 60 (5.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 623 (52.09%) SQL
2 397 (33.19%) C#
3 351 (29.35%) Java
4 273 (22.83%) Python
5 175 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 158 (13.21%) C++
7 117 (9.78%) Perl
8 76 (6.35%) Bash Shell
9 71 (5.94%) T-SQL
10 70 (5.85%) PL/SQL
11 60 (5.02%) Ruby
12 40 (3.34%) VBA
13 29 (2.42%) PowerShell
14 28 (2.34%) R
15 24 (2.01%) Bourne shell
15 24 (2.01%) Korn
16 18 (1.51%) Java 8
17 16 (1.34%) VB
18 14 (1.17%) Groovy
19 13 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 150 (12.54%) Degree
2 19 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (1.25%) ISEB
5 13 (1.09%) CISSP
6 12 (1.00%) CCNP
6 12 (1.00%) CISM
7 11 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.75%) CCNA
10 7 (0.59%) CISA
11 6 (0.50%) CEH
11 6 (0.50%) CREST Certified
11 6 (0.50%) CRISC
11 6 (0.50%) GIAC
11 6 (0.50%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.50%) SANS
12 5 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.42%) MCSE
13 4 (0.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.10%) QA
2 25 (2.09%) MiFID
3 22 (1.84%) EMIR
4 21 (1.76%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.92%) GDPR
5 11 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.84%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.67%) FATCA
8 7 (0.59%) SLA
9 6 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.50%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.42%) ISO 20022
10 5 (0.42%) PMO
11 3 (0.25%) Basel III
11 3 (0.25%) IFRS
11 3 (0.25%) IFRS 9
11 3 (0.25%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.084%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.084%) UCITS
System Software
1 124 (10.37%) Docker
2 40 (3.34%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.59%) HDFS
5 4 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.17%) vSphere
8 1 (0.084%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.084%) NFS
8 1 (0.084%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.084%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.084%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 39 (3.26%) Icinga
1 39 (3.26%) Nagios
1 39 (3.26%) ZABBIX
2 30 (2.51%) Kubernetes
3 17 (1.42%) SCCM
4 14 (1.17%) Terraform
5 10 (0.84%) Prometheus
6 9 (0.75%) Control-M
7 7 (0.59%) Mesos
7 7 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.50%) Ansible
8 6 (0.50%) linkerd
8 6 (0.50%) Marathon
9 4 (0.33%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.33%) Grafana
10 3 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.17%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 257 (21.49%) Oracle
2 137 (11.45%) Bloomberg
3 128 (10.70%) Microsoft
4 121 (10.12%) Reuters
5 110 (9.20%) Charles River
6 61 (5.10%) FXall
6 61 (5.10%) MarketAxess
6 61 (5.10%) Tradeweb
7 59 (4.93%) SimCorp
8 50 (4.18%) Calypso
9 49 (4.10%) ION Trading
10 48 (4.01%) Eze Software Group
11 39 (3.26%) SolarWinds
12 28 (2.34%) Red Hat
13 25 (2.09%) Google
14 20 (1.67%) Rackspace
15 19 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
16 18 (1.51%) Cisco
16 18 (1.51%) ServiceNow
17 16 (1.34%) Fidessa