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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fund Accounting
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 844 931
Rank change year-on-year -18 +87  
Permanent jobs citing Fund Accounting 21 79 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.080% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.090% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 42
Median salary £110,000 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.93% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £35,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £92,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 - £50,000

Fund Accounting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 78925 87582 97637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63638 73140 79819
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Fund Accounting
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Fund Accounting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Fund Accounting in the UK

Fund Accounting
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fund Accounting.

Salary trend for Fund Accounting in the UK

Fund Accounting
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Accounting over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Fund Accounting in the UK

Fund Accounting
Top 8 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 20 £110,000 +41.93% 2
London -11 19 £110,000 +41.93% 2
Canary Wharf - 5 £120,000 -
City of London +4 3 £77,500 +63.15%
Scotland -4 1 - -
Edinburgh -9 1 - -
South East - 1 £80,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Fund Accounting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Fund Accounting.

1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Investment Management
3 10 (37.04%) Project Management
3 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
4 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 8 (29.63%) Change Management
6 6 (22.22%) Business Development
6 6 (22.22%) French Language
7 4 (14.81%) Financial Institution
7 4 (14.81%) Back Office
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (14.81%) PMP
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.81%) Fund Management
7 4 (14.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (11.11%) Banking
8 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Front Office
8 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
8 3 (11.11%) Marketing
8 3 (11.11%) Degree
8 3 (11.11%) SimCorp
8 3 (11.11%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (7.41%) Data Management
9 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
9 2 (7.41%) thinkFolio
9 2 (7.41%) Workflow
9 2 (7.41%) CRM
9 2 (7.41%) SQL
9 2 (7.41%) Bloomberg

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 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (7.41%) Bloomberg AIM
2 2 (7.41%) thinkFolio
3 1 (3.70%) Advent Geneva
3 1 (3.70%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (3.70%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (3.70%) Investran
3 1 (3.70%) MultiFonds
3 1 (3.70%) PORTIA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) French Language
3 4 (14.81%) Back Office
3 4 (14.81%) Financial Institution
4 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Front Office
4 3 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Programme Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Software Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.70%) WinForms
1 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Investment Management
2 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
2 10 (37.04%) Project Management
3 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 8 (29.63%) Change Management
5 6 (22.22%) Business Development
6 4 (14.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (14.81%) Fund Management
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Data Management
8 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Attribution
8 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
8 2 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) PMP
1 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) UCITS
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) SimCorp
2 2 (7.41%) Bloomberg
2 2 (7.41%) Charles River
2 2 (7.41%) Eze Castle Integration
3 1 (3.70%) Advent
3 1 (3.70%) IGEFI
3 1 (3.70%) Linedata
3 1 (3.70%) Misys
3 1 (3.70%) SunGard