Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Investment Management
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 91 161
Rank change year-on-year -45 +70 -43
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 1,247 762 1,232
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.56% 3.77% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 4.00% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 718 1,040
10th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £52,450
25th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £95,000 £110,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +46.67% +11.11%
75th Percentile £122,500 £138,750 £96,250
90th Percentile £135,000 £152,500 £122,500
England median annual salary £95,000 £110,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +51.72% +11.54%

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 46,546 19,038 52,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 95.46% 94.12% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30,237 15,880 42,549
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% +8.57% +3.70%

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in London

Investment Management
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Investment Management in London.

Salary trend for Investment Management in London

Investment Management
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Investment Management in London over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 2021. 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 +16 170 £81,250 +8.33% 26
West London -59 3 £67,500 -6.90% 1
South London - 2 £77,500 -
Investment Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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.

1 907 (72.73%) Finance
2 719 (57.66%) AWS
3 666 (53.41%) Asset Management
4 652 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
5 587 (47.07%) Software Engineering
6 582 (46.67%) Python
7 527 (42.26%) Web Services
8 495 (39.70%) Front Office
9 484 (38.81%) JavaScript
10 481 (38.57%) SQL
11 437 (35.04%) React
12 409 (32.80%) Full Stack Development
13 386 (30.95%) Java
14 379 (30.39%) Hedge funds
15 373 (29.91%) Serverless
16 353 (28.31%) AWS Lambda
17 328 (26.30%) Azure
18 322 (25.82%) Node.js
19 317 (25.42%) TypeScript
20 316 (25.34%) Kubernetes
21 297 (23.82%) Docker
22 292 (23.42%) Analytics
23 281 (22.53%) Microservices
24 250 (20.05%) Fixed Income
24 250 (20.05%) Derivative
25 247 (19.81%) Terraform
26 245 (19.65%) Equities
27 225 (18.04%) Banking
28 217 (17.40%) GCP
29 200 (16.04%) C#

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 32 (2.57%) Apache Airflow
2 29 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.68%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.40%) CMS
5 4 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.24%) Confluence
6 3 (0.24%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.16%) Apache
7 2 (0.16%) Jetty
8 1 (0.080%) Camunda
8 1 (0.080%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.080%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.080%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.080%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.080%) InDesign
6 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.080%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.080%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.64%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.24%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.080%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (0.080%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.080%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.080%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.080%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.080%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 719 (57.66%) AWS
2 373 (29.91%) Serverless
3 353 (28.31%) AWS Lambda
4 328 (26.30%) Azure
5 217 (17.40%) GCP
6 183 (14.68%) Amazon S3
7 167 (13.39%) Amazon EC2
8 161 (12.91%) Amazon SQS
9 158 (12.67%) AWS Step Functions
10 154 (12.35%) Amazon ECS
11 55 (4.41%) Power Platform
12 53 (4.25%) SaaS
13 41 (3.29%) Microsoft 365
14 26 (2.09%) PowerApps
15 21 (1.68%) Power Automate
16 18 (1.44%) Azure Logic Apps
17 14 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
18 9 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (0.72%) IaaS
18 9 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.52%) DNS
2 16 (1.28%) Extranet
2 16 (1.28%) Firewall
3 13 (1.04%) Network Security
4 11 (0.88%) WAN
5 8 (0.64%) Multicast
5 8 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.56%) LAN
7 6 (0.48%) BGP
7 6 (0.48%) H.323
7 6 (0.48%) HSRP
7 6 (0.48%) IGMP
7 6 (0.48%) IPsec
7 6 (0.48%) OSPF
7 6 (0.48%) SCCP
7 6 (0.48%) Unicast
7 6 (0.48%) VPN
7 6 (0.48%) VRRP
7 6 (0.48%) Wireless
8 5 (0.40%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (14.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 175 (14.03%) Amazon Aurora
3 161 (12.91%) Amazon RDS
4 148 (11.87%) Amazon Athena
5 137 (10.99%) SQL Server
6 56 (4.49%) MySQL
7 51 (4.09%) Power BI
8 49 (3.93%) Relational Database
9 41 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (2.89%) RDBMS
11 30 (2.41%) Tableau
12 21 (1.68%) Hadoop
12 21 (1.68%) NoSQL
13 19 (1.52%) Big Data
13 19 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (1.04%) MongoDB
15 13 (1.04%) Redis
16 11 (0.88%) OLTP
17 10 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.68%) JIRA
3 15 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 14 (1.12%) Cypress.io
5 12 (0.96%) TeamCity
6 11 (0.88%) webpack
7 7 (0.56%) Selenium
8 6 (0.48%) Postman
9 5 (0.40%) Moq
9 5 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.32%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.32%) NUnit
11 3 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.24%) CircleCI
11 3 (0.24%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.24%) Spinnaker
11 3 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.24%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.16%) MSTest
12 2 (0.16%) SoapUI
General
1 907 (72.73%) Finance
2 495 (39.70%) Front Office
3 225 (18.04%) Banking
4 140 (11.23%) Social Skills
5 58 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 48 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (2.65%) Marketing
8 24 (1.92%) Organisational Skills
9 19 (1.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 17 (1.36%) Back Office
11 11 (0.88%) Public Speaking
12 7 (0.56%) Presentation Skills
13 5 (0.40%) Legal
14 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.24%) Public Sector
15 2 (0.16%) Law
16 1 (0.080%) Billing
16 1 (0.080%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.080%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.080%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 718 (57.58%) Developer
2 387 (31.03%) Software Engineer
3 339 (27.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 248 (19.89%) React Developer
5 210 (16.84%) AWS Developer
6 188 (15.08%) AWS Engineer
7 177 (14.19%) Python Engineer
8 172 (13.79%) Python Developer
9 163 (13.07%) Analyst
10 157 (12.59%) AWS Software Engineer
11 129 (10.34%) Java Engineer
12 128 (10.26%) Python Software Engineer
13 105 (8.42%) Java Software Engineer
14 96 (7.70%) Lead Developer
15 93 (7.46%) Java Developer
16 92 (7.38%) Senior Developer
17 84 (6.74%) Java Software Developer
18 82 (6.58%) Front Office Developer
19 79 (6.34%) C# Developer
20 76 (6.09%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 527 (42.26%) Web Services
2 437 (35.04%) React
3 322 (25.82%) Node.js
4 165 (13.23%) Material-UI
5 144 (11.55%) gRPC
6 140 (11.23%) .NET
7 119 (9.54%) AngularJS
8 114 (9.14%) Kafka
9 84 (6.74%) HTML
10 79 (6.34%) CSS
11 63 (5.05%) Vue.js
12 62 (4.97%) GraphQL
13 55 (4.41%) ASP.NET
14 52 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 48 (3.85%) jQuery
16 46 (3.69%) Express
17 38 (3.05%) Spring
18 36 (2.89%) J2EE
19 31 (2.49%) HTML5
19 31 (2.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 379 (30.39%) Hedge funds
2 250 (20.05%) Derivative
2 250 (20.05%) Fixed Income
3 245 (19.65%) Equities
4 144 (11.55%) Pricing Data
5 143 (11.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 68 (5.45%) User Experience
7 47 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
8 42 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
9 39 (3.13%) Credit Risk
10 37 (2.97%) Equity Derivative
11 25 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
12 21 (1.68%) Legacy Systems
13 18 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
13 18 (1.44%) Management Information System
14 17 (1.36%) Cloud Native
15 15 (1.20%) Market Risk
15 15 (1.20%) Mobile App
16 12 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
16 12 (0.96%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 52 (4.17%) Linux
2 51 (4.09%) Windows
3 21 (1.68%) Mac OS X
3 21 (1.68%) Unix
4 13 (1.04%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.40%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.40%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.32%) Android
6 4 (0.32%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.080%) Solaris
8 1 (0.080%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.080%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (53.41%) Asset Management
2 652 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
3 587 (47.07%) Software Engineering
4 409 (32.80%) Full Stack Development
5 292 (23.42%) Analytics
6 281 (22.53%) Microservices
7 167 (13.39%) Data Management
8 162 (12.99%) Project Delivery
9 145 (11.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 144 (11.55%) Enterprise Data Management
11 143 (11.47%) DevOps
12 135 (10.83%) Fintech
13 127 (10.18%) SDLC
13 127 (10.18%) Test Automation
14 120 (9.62%) TDD
15 115 (9.22%) Data Science
16 64 (5.13%) Data Analytics
17 61 (4.89%) Business Analysis
18 60 (4.81%) Problem-Solving
19 59 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 582 (46.67%) Python
2 484 (38.81%) JavaScript
3 481 (38.57%) SQL
4 386 (30.95%) Java
5 317 (25.42%) TypeScript
6 200 (16.04%) C#
7 65 (5.21%) Kotlin
8 63 (5.05%) Scala
9 54 (4.33%) T-SQL
10 50 (4.01%) R
11 43 (3.45%) C++
12 40 (3.21%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.12%) VBA
14 9 (0.72%) Ruby
15 6 (0.48%) Clojure
15 6 (0.48%) Groovy
16 5 (0.40%) C
17 4 (0.32%) Java 8
17 4 (0.32%) Perl
17 4 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (5.85%) Degree
2 26 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.48%) CCIE
3 6 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (0.48%) CISSP
4 3 (0.24%) CEH
4 3 (0.24%) CFA
4 3 (0.24%) OSCP
5 2 (0.16%) CISM
5 2 (0.16%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.080%) CISA
6 1 (0.080%) ISEB
6 1 (0.080%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.080%) MCSE
6 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.080%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (12.75%) QA
2 18 (1.44%) Accessibility
3 14 (1.12%) NIST
4 12 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.24%) MiFID
5 3 (0.24%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.16%) GDPR
6 2 (0.16%) GLBA
6 2 (0.16%) PMO
6 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.080%) GRC
7 1 (0.080%) P3O
7 1 (0.080%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 297 (23.82%) Docker
2 28 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.25%) ISA Server
3 6 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.24%) vSphere
5 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.080%) KVM
6 1 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.080%) XenApp
6 1 (0.080%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 316 (25.34%) Kubernetes
2 247 (19.81%) Terraform
3 11 (0.88%) Grafana
3 11 (0.88%) Mesos
3 11 (0.88%) Prometheus
4 10 (0.80%) Ansible
5 9 (0.72%) Puppet
6 3 (0.24%) Control-M
6 3 (0.24%) Nagios
6 3 (0.24%) SCCM
7 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.16%) MIIS
8 1 (0.080%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.080%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.080%) Graylog
8 1 (0.080%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.080%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.080%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.080%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.080%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 68 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 39 (3.13%) Oracle
3 37 (2.97%) Sybase
4 28 (2.25%) Bloomberg
5 26 (2.09%) Charles River
6 17 (1.36%) Cisco
6 17 (1.36%) Workday
7 14 (1.12%) Google
8 11 (0.88%) Palo Alto
8 11 (0.88%) SimCorp
9 10 (0.80%) Citrix
10 7 (0.56%) Adobe
10 7 (0.56%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.56%) VMware
11 6 (0.48%) Fortinet
12 5 (0.40%) Arista
12 5 (0.40%) Aruba
12 5 (0.40%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.32%) NetApp
13 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com