Period
to 30 September 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 30 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fund Accounting
UK
6 months to
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 664 1075 1143
Rank change year-on-year +411 +68 +27
Permanent jobs citing Fund Accounting 9 15 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.011% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.012% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 28
Median annual salary £125,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% +11.11% -25.00%
10th Percentile £76,500 £56,500 £45,750
90th Percentile £195,000 £95,000 £112,875
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 44,592 128,500 150,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.53% 92.21% 91.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36,382 100,933 120,238
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,825
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +391 9 £125,000 +66.67% 3
London +268 9 £125,000 +66.67% 3

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (55.56%) Equities
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) Tableau
3 5 (55.56%) Hedge funds
4 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) HBase
4 4 (44.44%) Redis
4 4 (44.44%) Neo4j
4 4 (44.44%) Kafka
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
4 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (44.44%) Scala
4 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Power Platform
4 4 (44.44%) Flink
4 4 (44.44%) Power BI

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 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) AWS
1 4 (44.44%) GCP
1 4 (44.44%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) Flink
1 4 (44.44%) HBase
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) Neo4j
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (44.44%) Power BI
1 4 (44.44%) Redis
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Business Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Kafka
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) React
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Equities
1 5 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (55.56%) Hedge funds
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Portfolio Management
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (44.44%) Data Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Data Reconciliation
3 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
3 4 (44.44%) Microservices
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) OOP
3 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Tableau
3 4 (44.44%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) Atlassian