Period
to 1 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Fund Accounting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fund Accounting over the 6 months to 1 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fund Accounting
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 824 1080 1183
Rank change year-on-year +256 +103 -14
Permanent jobs citing Fund Accounting 12 18 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.012% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.013% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 15
Median annual salary £170,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +126.67% +11.11% -18.18%
10th Percentile £67,500 £49,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £195,000 £83,000 £96,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Fund Accounting 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 72,746 133,788 161,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.26% 92.22% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 57,904 105,172 129,904
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £31,696 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Fund Accounting
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Fund Accounting as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Fund Accounting in the UK

Fund Accounting
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Fund Accounting.

Salary trend for Fund Accounting in the UK

Fund Accounting
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Fund Accounting over the 6 months to 1 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Fund Accounting in the UK

Fund Accounting
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Accounting within the UK over the 6 months to 1 July 2020. 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
England +245 12 £170,000 +126.67% 1
London +177 12 £170,000 +126.67% 1

For the 6 months to 1 July 2020, IT jobs citing Fund Accounting 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 with a requirement for Fund Accounting.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Investment Management
3 6 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (41.67%) Remedy
4 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
4 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) OOP
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Fund Management
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
4 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (41.67%) Equities
4 5 (41.67%) HBase
4 5 (41.67%) Redis
4 5 (41.67%) Neo4j
4 5 (41.67%) Kafka
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Attribution

Fund Accounting
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) AWS
1 5 (41.67%) GCP
2 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (41.67%) Flink
1 5 (41.67%) HBase
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) Neo4j
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
1 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (41.67%) Redis
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Equities
1 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (41.67%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Investment Management
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Cash Management
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) Fund Management
3 5 (41.67%) IT Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) Microservices
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) OOP
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Attribution
3 5 (41.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) C++
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Scala
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau