Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fund Management
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 813 927
Rank change year-on-year -46 +114 +48
Permanent jobs citing Fund Management 356 420 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 314 393 333
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £31,275 £36,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £32,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +100.00% -48.00% +47.06%

Fund 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -21 341 £60,000 -11.11% 20
London -31 334 £60,000 -11.11% 19
UK excluding London +35 10 £65,000 +100.00% 1
South East +38 6 £65,000 +100.00% 1
Scotland - 3 £40,000 -
North of England +16 1 £72,500 +26.09%
North East - 1 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 207 (58.15%) Finance
2 205 (57.58%) SQL
3 188 (52.81%) Investment Management
4 168 (47.19%) Asset Management
5 134 (37.64%) Banking
6 104 (29.21%) Fixed Income
7 100 (28.09%) Equities
8 93 (26.12%) Investment Banking
9 79 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
10 78 (21.91%) C#
11 76 (21.35%) Oracle
12 73 (20.51%) Front Office
13 72 (20.22%) SQL Server
14 68 (19.10%) Hedge funds
15 67 (18.82%) Microsoft Excel
16 59 (16.57%) .NET
17 57 (16.01%) Windows
18 56 (15.73%) Business Analysis
19 49 (13.76%) VBA
20 39 (10.96%) Sybase
20 39 (10.96%) JavaScript
20 39 (10.96%) JIRA
21 38 (10.67%) Derivative
22 37 (10.39%) ASP.NET
23 36 (10.11%) Active Directory
24 35 (9.83%) Bloomberg
24 35 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
24 35 (9.83%) Analytics
25 34 (9.55%) Financial Institution
26 32 (8.99%) ETL

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 20 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.06%) Confluence
2 18 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (4.78%) JBoss
4 11 (3.09%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.97%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.40%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.28%) IIS
8 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (18.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (6.18%) Microsoft Project
3 21 (5.90%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (2.81%) S-PLUS
5 7 (1.97%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (7.02%) Markit EDM
2 22 (6.18%) thinkFolio
3 4 (1.12%) Bloomberg AIM
3 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.12%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.56%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.28%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.81%) OpenShift
4 6 (1.69%) Dropbox
4 6 (1.69%) OneDrive
5 5 (1.40%) SaaS
6 2 (0.56%) PaaS
7 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.81%) FTP
2 5 (1.40%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.12%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.28%) LAN
4 1 (0.28%) SNMP
4 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.46%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (5.90%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.21%) MS Access
5 14 (3.93%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.65%) QlikView
7 9 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (2.53%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.53%) PowerCenter
7 9 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.69%) OLAP
9 6 (1.69%) OLTP
9 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (10.96%) JIRA
2 21 (5.90%) Subversion
3 17 (4.78%) Eclipse
3 17 (4.78%) IntelliJ
4 16 (4.49%) Jenkins
5 15 (4.21%) Maven
6 12 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (3.09%) MSTest
8 10 (2.81%) Ant
8 10 (2.81%) Checkstyle
8 10 (2.81%) Git (software)
8 10 (2.81%) JUnit
8 10 (2.81%) SoapUI
8 10 (2.81%) XMLUnit
9 6 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 207 (58.15%) Finance
2 134 (37.64%) Banking
3 93 (26.12%) Investment Banking
4 73 (20.51%) Front Office
5 34 (9.55%) Financial Institution
6 18 (5.06%) Marketing
7 15 (4.21%) Back Office
8 12 (3.37%) Retail
9 7 (1.97%) Legal
10 6 (1.69%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.56%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Automotive
12 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (43.82%) Analyst
2 90 (25.28%) Developer
3 52 (14.61%) Business Analyst
4 42 (11.80%) C# Developer
5 38 (10.67%) .NET Developer
6 37 (10.39%) Applications Support
7 35 (9.83%) SQL Developer
8 29 (8.15%) SQL Analyst
9 28 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (7.30%) Support Analyst
11 23 (6.46%) Banking Analyst
11 23 (6.46%) Lead Developer
12 22 (6.18%) Qualitative Analyst
12 22 (6.18%) Quantitative Analyst
13 20 (5.62%) Agile Business Analyst
13 20 (5.62%) ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 20 (5.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (5.62%) Data Business Analyst
13 20 (5.62%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (16.57%) .NET
2 37 (10.39%) ASP.NET
3 31 (8.71%) AngularJS
4 21 (5.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (5.90%) HTML
5 19 (5.34%) Angular 2
5 19 (5.34%) XML
6 18 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
7 17 (4.78%) .NET Framework
7 17 (4.78%) Hibernate
8 15 (4.21%) FIX Protocol
8 15 (4.21%) Node.js
8 15 (4.21%) XSD
9 13 (3.65%) HTML5
9 13 (3.65%) Web Services
10 12 (3.37%) Kendo UI
11 10 (2.81%) Apache Camel
11 10 (2.81%) Drools
11 10 (2.81%) EJB 3.0
11 10 (2.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 104 (29.21%) Fixed Income
2 100 (28.09%) Equities
3 68 (19.10%) Hedge funds
4 38 (10.67%) Derivative
5 15 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.93%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.25%) Fintech
10 6 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.40%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.40%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (0.84%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.56%) AS400
13 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
13 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.01%) Windows
2 25 (7.02%) Unix
3 19 (5.34%) Linux
4 11 (3.09%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.81%) Windows 10
6 9 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.56%) OS/390
8 2 (0.56%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (52.81%) Investment Management
2 168 (47.19%) Asset Management
3 79 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (15.73%) Business Analysis
5 35 (9.83%) Analytics
5 35 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (8.99%) ETL
6 32 (8.99%) Mathematics
7 31 (8.71%) MVC
8 29 (8.15%) SDLC
9 27 (7.58%) Waterfall
10 24 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (6.46%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (6.18%) PRINCE2
13 21 (5.90%) Project Management
14 20 (5.62%) SOA
15 19 (5.34%) CRM
15 19 (5.34%) Data Analysis
15 19 (5.34%) Portfolio Management
15 19 (5.34%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 205 (57.58%) SQL
2 78 (21.91%) C#
3 49 (13.76%) VBA
4 39 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 29 (8.15%) R
6 28 (7.87%) MATLAB
7 26 (7.30%) PowerShell
8 24 (6.74%) T-SQL
9 23 (6.46%) Java
10 21 (5.90%) PL/SQL
11 16 (4.49%) Python
12 10 (2.81%) XPath
13 7 (1.97%) C++
14 6 (1.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 6 (1.69%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.69%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.69%) XAML
15 5 (1.40%) C
15 5 (1.40%) Julia
15 5 (1.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (7.30%) Degree
2 9 (2.53%) MCSE
2 9 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (2.53%) PhD
3 6 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (1.69%) MCITP
3 6 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.40%) CFA
5 4 (1.12%) CCNA
5 4 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.56%) ISEB
6 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CCNP
7 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.58%) QA
2 14 (3.93%) MiFID
3 7 (1.97%) SLA
4 6 (1.69%) GDPR
5 5 (1.40%) ISO 20022
5 5 (1.40%) PMO
6 4 (1.12%) EMIR
6 4 (1.12%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.84%) ISO 15022
8 1 (0.28%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (6.46%) Control-M
2 2 (0.56%) Ansible
2 2 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.56%) SCCM
2 2 (0.56%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.56%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (0.28%) Puppet
3 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 76 (21.35%) Oracle
2 39 (10.96%) Sybase
3 35 (9.83%) Bloomberg
4 27 (7.58%) Microsoft
5 24 (6.74%) Citrix
6 17 (4.78%) Charles River
6 17 (4.78%) VMware
7 12 (3.37%) Cisco
7 12 (3.37%) DevExpress
7 12 (3.37%) FactSet
7 12 (3.37%) Tableau
8 11 (3.09%) Atlassian
8 11 (3.09%) Informatica
8 11 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.81%) Solace
10 9 (2.53%) Reuters
10 9 (2.53%) SAP
11 6 (1.69%) EXASOL
11 6 (1.69%) HP
11 6 (1.69%) Talend