Period
to 18 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Fund Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fund Management over the 6 months to 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fund Management
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 818 994
Rank change year-on-year -36 +176 -63
Permanent jobs citing Fund Management 334 460 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 283 416 260
UK median annual salary £62,500 £66,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.37% +2.69% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,125
90th Percentile £84,000 £87,500 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -35.00% +11.11%

Fund Management 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 159119 175986 191424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.06% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 126483 146806 156211
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,723 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Fund Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Fund Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Fund Management in the UK

Fund Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Fund Management in the UK

Fund Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Management over the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Fund Management in the UK

Fund Management
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Management within the UK over the 6 months to 18 August 2017. 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 -44 328 £62,500 -7.41% 15
London -42 323 £62,500 -7.41% 13
UK excluding London +44 11 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Scotland +22 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South East +56 3 £75,000 +130.77% 1
South West +15 1 £30,000 -45.45% 1
East of England - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT jobs citing Fund Management 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 Management.

1 215 (64.37%) Finance
2 195 (58.38%) SQL
3 185 (55.39%) Asset Management
4 154 (46.11%) Investment Management
5 145 (43.41%) Banking
6 103 (30.84%) Fixed Income
7 99 (29.64%) Investment Banking
8 97 (29.04%) C#
9 95 (28.44%) Equities
10 86 (25.75%) Front Office
10 86 (25.75%) SQL Server
11 83 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
12 80 (23.95%) Oracle
13 73 (21.86%) .NET
14 69 (20.66%) Microsoft Excel
15 58 (17.37%) Business Analysis
16 53 (15.87%) Hedge funds
17 50 (14.97%) Financial Institution
18 46 (13.77%) VBA
18 46 (13.77%) PL/SQL
19 45 (13.47%) Windows
19 45 (13.47%) Analytics
20 42 (12.57%) JIRA
21 41 (12.28%) T-SQL
22 39 (11.68%) SDLC
23 38 (11.38%) Waterfall
24 36 (10.78%) MVC
24 36 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
25 35 (10.48%) Derivative
26 34 (10.18%) JavaScript

Fund Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 32 (9.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (8.38%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.39%) Confluence
4 15 (4.49%) MS Exchange
5 12 (3.59%) JBoss
6 11 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.40%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.50%) Apache
8 5 (1.50%) IIS
9 4 (1.20%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.30%) CMS
11 1 (0.30%) lighttpd
Applications
1 69 (20.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (8.08%) Microsoft Project
3 18 (5.39%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 17 (5.09%) Markit EDM
2 15 (4.49%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.60%) Bloomberg AIM
3 2 (0.60%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.30%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.99%) Dropbox
3 10 (2.99%) OneDrive
3 10 (2.99%) OpenShift
4 6 (1.80%) SaaS
5 2 (0.60%) Heroku
5 2 (0.60%) PaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.99%) FTP
2 6 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.50%) Firewall
4 3 (0.90%) AMQP
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.30%) HTTP
5 1 (0.30%) Internet
5 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.30%) LDAP
5 1 (0.30%) Network Security
5 1 (0.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (25.75%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.18%) BusinessObjects
3 31 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (8.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (8.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (7.78%) SQL Server 2014
7 25 (7.49%) MS Access
8 24 (7.19%) Relational Database
9 20 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (4.79%) PowerCenter
12 14 (4.19%) Oracle Database
13 13 (3.89%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (3.29%) QlikView
14 11 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (2.40%) SQL Server 2016
16 5 (1.50%) Hadoop
16 5 (1.50%) OLTP
17 4 (1.20%) OLAP
17 4 (1.20%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 42 (12.57%) JIRA
2 29 (8.68%) Jenkins
3 26 (7.78%) Subversion
4 23 (6.89%) Maven
5 12 (3.59%) Eclipse
5 12 (3.59%) IntelliJ
6 11 (3.29%) Git (software)
7 10 (2.99%) Ant
7 10 (2.99%) Checkstyle
7 10 (2.99%) JUnit
7 10 (2.99%) SoapUI
7 10 (2.99%) XMLUnit
8 4 (1.20%) HP UFT
8 4 (1.20%) MSTest
8 4 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.20%) Selenium
8 4 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.20%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.20%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 215 (64.37%) Finance
2 145 (43.41%) Banking
3 99 (29.64%) Investment Banking
4 86 (25.75%) Front Office
5 50 (14.97%) Financial Institution
6 20 (5.99%) Back Office
7 13 (3.89%) Retail
8 8 (2.40%) Legal
9 6 (1.80%) Marketing
10 4 (1.20%) Automotive
11 3 (0.90%) Advertising
11 3 (0.90%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.90%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Military
13 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 139 (41.62%) Analyst
2 114 (34.13%) Developer
3 51 (15.27%) Business Analyst
4 46 (13.77%) SQL Developer
5 43 (12.87%) .NET Developer
6 41 (12.28%) C# Developer
7 36 (10.78%) Data Analyst
8 34 (10.18%) SQL Server Developer
9 26 (7.78%) Applications Support
10 25 (7.49%) Agile Business Analyst
10 25 (7.49%) Banking Analyst
10 25 (7.49%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
10 25 (7.49%) Full Stack Developer
10 25 (7.49%) SQL Analyst
11 24 (7.19%) Banking Business Analyst
11 24 (7.19%) Data Business Analyst
12 23 (6.89%) Support Analyst
13 22 (6.59%) Market Data Analyst
13 22 (6.59%) Market Data Business Analyst
14 21 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (21.86%) .NET
2 27 (8.08%) .NET Framework
3 24 (7.19%) ASP.NET
4 23 (6.89%) Entity Framework
4 23 (6.89%) XSD
5 21 (6.29%) XML
6 18 (5.39%) FIX Protocol
6 18 (5.39%) Web Services
7 16 (4.79%) AngularJS
8 13 (3.89%) FpML
8 13 (3.89%) HTML
9 12 (3.59%) Hibernate
10 11 (3.29%) jQuery
11 10 (2.99%) Apache Camel
11 10 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (2.99%) Drools
11 10 (2.99%) EJB 3.0
11 10 (2.99%) JavaBeans
11 10 (2.99%) JDBC
11 10 (2.99%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 103 (30.84%) Fixed Income
2 95 (28.44%) Equities
3 53 (15.87%) Hedge funds
4 35 (10.48%) Derivative
5 28 (8.38%) Management Information System
6 20 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.19%) Linux Command Line
8 11 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 8 (2.40%) OTC Derivatives
10 7 (2.10%) Fintech
11 5 (1.50%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.20%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.20%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.90%) AS400
13 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
13 3 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
13 3 (0.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.47%) Windows
2 28 (8.38%) Unix
3 21 (6.29%) Linux
4 17 (5.09%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.49%) Windows 7
6 14 (4.19%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.90%) OS/390
8 3 (0.90%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) AIX
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (55.39%) Asset Management
2 154 (46.11%) Investment Management
3 83 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (17.37%) Business Analysis
5 45 (13.47%) Analytics
6 39 (11.68%) SDLC
7 38 (11.38%) Waterfall
8 36 (10.78%) MVC
8 36 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (9.58%) ETL
9 32 (9.58%) Mathematics
9 32 (9.58%) SOA
10 29 (8.68%) Portfolio Management
11 27 (8.08%) RAD
11 27 (8.08%) TDD
11 27 (8.08%) Unit Testing
11 27 (8.08%) Wealth Management
12 26 (7.78%) Data Analysis
13 24 (7.19%) PRINCE
13 24 (7.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 195 (58.38%) SQL
2 97 (29.04%) C#
3 46 (13.77%) PL/SQL
3 46 (13.77%) VBA
4 41 (12.28%) T-SQL
5 34 (10.18%) JavaScript
6 26 (7.78%) PowerShell
7 22 (6.59%) Java
8 21 (6.29%) MATLAB
9 16 (4.79%) R
10 13 (3.89%) Shell Script
11 12 (3.59%) Python
12 10 (2.99%) XPath
13 8 (2.40%) C++
14 5 (1.50%) Julia
14 5 (1.50%) Scala
15 4 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 4 (1.20%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.20%) XAML
16 3 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (7.19%) Degree
2 13 (3.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (2.10%) MCSE
3 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.10%) PhD
4 5 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.20%) ACCA
5 4 (1.20%) CCNA
5 4 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.20%) MCITP
5 4 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.90%) CIMA
7 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CCNP
8 1 (0.30%) CFA
8 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.49%) QA
2 13 (3.89%) ISO 20022
3 8 (2.40%) MiFID
4 7 (2.10%) ISO 15022
4 7 (2.10%) SLA
4 7 (2.10%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.20%) EMIR
5 4 (1.20%) GDPR
6 2 (0.60%) PMO
7 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.30%) FATCA
7 1 (0.30%) UCITS
System Software
1 32 (9.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.90%) vSphere
6 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.30%) NFS
6 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (6.29%) Control-M
2 4 (1.20%) SCCM
3 3 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.90%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.30%) Ansible
4 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.30%) OpenView
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (23.95%) Oracle
2 33 (9.88%) Bloomberg
3 27 (8.08%) Sybase
4 25 (7.49%) Microsoft
5 23 (6.89%) SAP
6 22 (6.59%) Atlassian
6 22 (6.59%) Charles River
7 21 (6.29%) Citrix
8 19 (5.69%) FactSet
9 18 (5.39%) Tableau
10 16 (4.79%) Reuters
10 16 (4.79%) VMware
11 15 (4.49%) Informatica
12 12 (3.59%) EXASOL
13 10 (2.99%) Cisco
13 10 (2.99%) Solace
14 9 (2.69%) HP
14 9 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (1.20%) Lotus
15 4 (1.20%) StatPro