Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fund Management
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 861 844
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17 +82
Permanent jobs citing Fund Management 282 349 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 250 305 360
UK median annual salary £63,750 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £30,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £65,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -36.15% +100.00% -48.00%

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 145,877 165,074 169,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.58% 91.89% 91.28%
Number of salaries quoted 115,394 131,109 140,507
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,696
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Fund Management in the UK

Fund Management
Top 6 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 14 December 2018. 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 +28 279 £63,750 +6.25% 14
London +19 273 £65,000 +8.33% 10
UK excluding London +43 9 £41,500 -36.15% 5
South West - 4 £41,500 - 1
Scotland -7 3 - - 1
South East +16 2 £53,750 -17.31% 3

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Fund Management 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 Management.

1 166 (58.87%) Banking
2 137 (48.58%) Finance
3 122 (43.26%) SQL
4 111 (39.36%) Asset Management
4 111 (39.36%) Investment Management
5 90 (31.91%) Hedge funds
6 75 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (24.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 63 (22.34%) Investment Banking
8 63 (22.34%) Microsoft
8 63 (22.34%) Active Directory
9 62 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
9 62 (21.99%) PowerShell
10 61 (21.63%) Python
11 60 (21.28%) Microsoft Office
12 59 (20.92%) Windows
13 54 (19.15%) Fixed Income
14 52 (18.44%) Business Analysis
14 52 (18.44%) Degree
14 52 (18.44%) JIRA
15 49 (17.38%) SQL Server
15 49 (17.38%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (16.67%) Equities
17 46 (16.31%) C#
17 46 (16.31%) DevOps
18 45 (15.96%) Office 365
18 45 (15.96%) Front Office
19 44 (15.60%) Google
19 44 (15.60%) Google Cloud Platform
20 40 (14.18%) Computer Science

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 37 (13.12%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.77%) IIS
4 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.35%) Confluence
5 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 60 (21.28%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (12.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (5.67%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (3.19%) MS Visio
6 8 (2.84%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (5.67%) Markit EDM
2 14 (4.96%) thinkFolio
3 9 (3.19%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (2.13%) LatentZero
4 6 (2.13%) LongView
5 3 (1.06%) Advent Geneva
5 3 (1.06%) Tradar
6 2 (0.71%) Bloomberg AIM
6 2 (0.71%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (24.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (15.96%) Office 365
4 44 (15.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (0.71%) PaaS
7 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.77%) Firewall
2 22 (7.80%) SAN
3 20 (7.09%) WebEx
4 19 (6.74%) TCP/IP
5 17 (6.03%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (6.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 17 (6.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 17 (6.03%) SNMP
6 6 (2.13%) LAN
6 6 (2.13%) WAN
7 5 (1.77%) DHCP
7 5 (1.77%) DNS
7 5 (1.77%) Internet
7 5 (1.77%) VoIP
8 4 (1.42%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.42%) H.323
8 4 (1.42%) ISDN
9 2 (0.71%) VPN
10 1 (0.35%) FTP
10 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (6.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.90%) Big Data
7 7 (2.48%) MS Access
7 7 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.42%) Power BI
9 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.71%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.71%) QlikView
12 1 (0.35%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.35%) Lumira
12 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (18.44%) JIRA
2 17 (6.03%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (1.77%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.71%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.71%) Moq
8 2 (0.71%) NUnit
8 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.35%) Ant
9 1 (0.35%) Checkstyle
9 1 (0.35%) Maven
9 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 166 (58.87%) Banking
2 137 (48.58%) Finance
3 63 (22.34%) Investment Banking
4 45 (15.96%) Front Office
5 27 (9.57%) Marketing
6 22 (7.80%) Financial Institution
7 19 (6.74%) Advertising
8 15 (5.32%) Publishing
9 9 (3.19%) Legal
10 4 (1.42%) Back Office
10 4 (1.42%) Billing
11 2 (0.71%) Law
12 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (34.04%) Analyst
2 58 (20.57%) Developer
3 49 (17.38%) Business Analyst
4 33 (11.70%) C# Developer
5 32 (11.35%) Support Analyst
6 25 (8.87%) Applications Support
7 20 (7.09%) Cloud Engineer
8 19 (6.74%) Project Manager
8 19 (6.74%) SQL Developer
9 18 (6.38%) Architect
9 18 (6.38%) Azure Architect
9 18 (6.38%) Azure DevOps
9 18 (6.38%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (6.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 18 (6.38%) SQL Server Developer
10 17 (6.03%) Network Engineer
10 17 (6.03%) VBA Developer
11 16 (5.67%) Applications Support Analyst
11 16 (5.67%) AWS Architect
11 16 (5.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.70%) .NET
2 26 (9.22%) HTML
3 17 (6.03%) 802.1X
4 14 (4.96%) AngularJS
5 12 (4.26%) Visualforce
6 9 (3.19%) HTML5
6 9 (3.19%) Node.js
6 9 (3.19%) React
6 9 (3.19%) Spring
7 5 (1.77%) Web Services
8 4 (1.42%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (1.42%) XML
9 3 (1.06%) REST
9 3 (1.06%) Spring Boot
9 3 (1.06%) WinForms
9 3 (1.06%) WPF
10 2 (0.71%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.71%) Dropwizard
10 2 (0.71%) JAX-RS
10 2 (0.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 90 (31.91%) Hedge funds
2 54 (19.15%) Fixed Income
3 47 (16.67%) Equities
4 25 (8.87%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.67%) Fintech
6 15 (5.32%) User Experience
7 14 (4.96%) Derivative
8 11 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (2.84%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.42%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.06%) OTC Derivatives
13 2 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.71%) SWIFT
14 1 (0.35%) Equity Derivative
14 1 (0.35%) iPhone
14 1 (0.35%) Reinsurance
14 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.92%) Windows
2 33 (11.70%) Unix
3 26 (9.22%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.26%) Windows 10
5 6 (2.13%) Linux
5 6 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.42%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (39.36%) Asset Management
1 111 (39.36%) Investment Management
2 75 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (18.44%) Business Analysis
4 49 (17.38%) Problem-Solving
5 46 (16.31%) DevOps
6 40 (14.18%) Computer Science
7 37 (13.12%) Analytics
8 29 (10.28%) Portfolio Management
8 29 (10.28%) Project Management
9 28 (9.93%) Time Management
10 26 (9.22%) Wealth Management
11 25 (8.87%) ITIL
12 21 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (7.45%) TDD
13 19 (6.74%) Mentoring
13 19 (6.74%) Root Cause Analysis
13 19 (6.74%) Scrum
13 19 (6.74%) SOA
13 19 (6.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 122 (43.26%) SQL
2 62 (21.99%) PowerShell
3 61 (21.63%) Python
4 46 (16.31%) C#
5 32 (11.35%) Perl
6 27 (9.57%) VBA
7 20 (7.09%) C
7 20 (7.09%) T-SQL
8 16 (5.67%) Java
8 16 (5.67%) JavaScript
9 12 (4.26%) Apex Code
10 7 (2.48%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.42%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.06%) C++
13 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.71%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.71%) R
13 2 (0.71%) Ruby
13 2 (0.71%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (18.44%) Degree
2 39 (13.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (6.03%) CCIE
3 17 (6.03%) CCNP
3 17 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.19%) ACCA
4 9 (3.19%) CIMA
5 5 (1.77%) ISEB
6 4 (1.42%) CFA
6 4 (1.42%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.90%) QA
2 10 (3.55%) EMIR
2 10 (3.55%) MiFID
3 9 (3.19%) Dodd-Frank
3 9 (3.19%) FATCA
3 9 (3.19%) GAAP
3 9 (3.19%) IFRS
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) GDPR
4 1 (0.35%) PMO
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 63 (22.34%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.96%) vSphere
4 6 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (1.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (8.51%) SCCM
2 16 (5.67%) Ansible
3 14 (4.96%) Salt
4 10 (3.55%) Control-M
5 4 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.42%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.06%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.06%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.71%) Automic
7 2 (0.71%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.71%) Terraform
8 1 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 44 (15.60%) Google
3 29 (10.28%) Oracle
4 24 (8.51%) Cisco
5 21 (7.45%) CheckPoint
6 20 (7.09%) Charles River
6 20 (7.09%) VMware
7 18 (6.38%) EMC
7 18 (6.38%) NetApp
8 17 (6.03%) F5
8 17 (6.03%) Palo Alto
8 17 (6.03%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (5.32%) Adobe
10 14 (4.96%) Bloomberg
11 9 (3.19%) Hyperion
12 8 (2.84%) Pardot
12 8 (2.84%) Veeam
13 6 (2.13%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.77%) Citrix
14 5 (1.77%) HP