Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fund Management
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 881 870 831
Rank change year-on-year -11 -39 +139
Permanent jobs citing Fund Management 295 343 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 253 285 411
UK median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £68,750 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +71.88% +23.08% -35.00%

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 152,439 162,423 176,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.55% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 121,297 128,279 147,112
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Fund Management in the UK

Fund Management
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 Management within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 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 -12 292 £67,500 +8.00% 13
London -5 270 £67,500 +8.00% 13
UK excluding London +37 25 £68,750 +71.88% 2
South East +25 14 £83,750 +11.67%
North West - 4 £30,000 -
South West - 4 £41,500 -
North of England - 4 £30,000 -
Scotland +1 3 £40,000 +14.29% 2

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 180 (61.02%) Finance
2 162 (54.92%) Banking
3 158 (53.56%) Investment Management
4 129 (43.73%) SQL
5 104 (35.25%) Asset Management
6 77 (26.10%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (23.73%) Front Office
8 69 (23.39%) Hedge funds
9 68 (23.05%) Investment Banking
10 58 (19.66%) Business Analysis
11 56 (18.98%) Degree
12 54 (18.31%) Fixed Income
13 52 (17.63%) Equities
14 50 (16.95%) SQL Server
14 50 (16.95%) Unix
14 50 (16.95%) Portfolio Management
15 49 (16.61%) Windows
15 49 (16.61%) Oracle
15 49 (16.61%) Microsoft
16 47 (15.93%) Java
17 46 (15.59%) Problem-Solving
18 41 (13.90%) Active Directory
18 41 (13.90%) Derivative
19 40 (13.56%) Charles River
20 36 (12.20%) Project Management
21 35 (11.86%) Computer Science
21 35 (11.86%) Analytics
22 34 (11.53%) Wealth Management
23 33 (11.19%) Python
23 33 (11.19%) Firewall

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 15 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.71%) IIS
4 4 (1.36%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (9.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (7.12%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (5.42%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (3.73%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (6.78%) Markit EDM
2 17 (5.76%) thinkFolio
3 14 (4.75%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (4.07%) LatentZero
5 8 (2.71%) LongView
6 5 (1.69%) Advent Geneva
6 5 (1.69%) Tradar
7 4 (1.36%) Bloomberg AIM
8 3 (1.02%) Front Arena
9 2 (0.68%) Eagle STAR
10 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.34%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.76%) Office 365
4 15 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 5 (1.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 3 (1.02%) PaaS
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.68%) Force.com
7 2 (0.68%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.19%) Firewall
2 21 (7.12%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (7.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 21 (7.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 21 (7.12%) SNMP
3 8 (2.71%) SAN
4 7 (2.37%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.03%) Broadband
5 6 (2.03%) DNS
5 6 (2.03%) Internet
5 6 (2.03%) Intranet
5 6 (2.03%) VPN
5 6 (2.03%) WebEx
6 3 (1.02%) DHCP
6 3 (1.02%) FTP
6 3 (1.02%) ISDN
6 3 (1.02%) MGCP
6 3 (1.02%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.02%) VoIP
6 3 (1.02%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.75%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.41%) Big Data
3 13 (4.41%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.39%) Blockchain
5 8 (2.71%) MySQL
6 7 (2.37%) MS Access
7 5 (1.69%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.68%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.34%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 25 (8.47%) JIRA
2 11 (3.73%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (2.71%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.03%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.68%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.68%) NetBeans
6 2 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 180 (61.02%) Finance
2 162 (54.92%) Banking
3 70 (23.73%) Front Office
4 68 (23.05%) Investment Banking
5 26 (8.81%) Advertising
6 23 (7.80%) Marketing
7 18 (6.10%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.69%) Back Office
8 5 (1.69%) Legal
9 4 (1.36%) Billing
10 3 (1.02%) Retail
11 2 (0.68%) Law
11 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (31.53%) Analyst
2 64 (21.69%) Developer
3 63 (21.36%) Business Analyst
4 30 (10.17%) Java Developer
5 29 (9.83%) Consultant
6 28 (9.49%) Project Manager
7 23 (7.80%) Support Analyst
8 21 (7.12%) Implementation Consultant
8 21 (7.12%) Network Engineer
9 20 (6.78%) Applications Support
9 20 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (6.10%) Finance Business Analyst
10 18 (6.10%) Financial Analyst
11 17 (5.76%) C# Developer
12 14 (4.75%) Business Finance Analyst
12 14 (4.75%) Product Manager
13 13 (4.41%) Front Office Business Analyst
14 12 (4.07%) Implementation Manager
14 12 (4.07%) Senior Developer
15 11 (3.73%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.83%) Node.js
2 28 (9.49%) AngularJS
3 24 (8.14%) React
4 22 (7.46%) Spring
5 21 (7.12%) .NET
5 21 (7.12%) 802.1X
6 13 (4.41%) XML
7 11 (3.73%) HTML
7 11 (3.73%) HTML5
8 10 (3.39%) Dropwizard
8 10 (3.39%) JAX-RS
8 10 (3.39%) RESTful
8 10 (3.39%) Spring Boot
9 8 (2.71%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.71%) REST
9 8 (2.71%) Visualforce
9 8 (2.71%) XSLT
10 7 (2.37%) TIBCO EMS
11 6 (2.03%) ASP.NET
11 6 (2.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 69 (23.39%) Hedge funds
2 54 (18.31%) Fixed Income
3 52 (17.63%) Equities
4 41 (13.90%) Derivative
5 35 (11.86%) Computer Science
6 30 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (7.46%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (6.10%) Fintech
9 16 (5.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (4.07%) Cyberthreat
10 12 (4.07%) OTC Derivatives
10 12 (4.07%) User Experience
11 9 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (2.71%) Equity Derivative
12 8 (2.71%) iPhone
13 5 (1.69%) iPad
13 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.36%) Replication
15 3 (1.02%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.95%) Unix
2 49 (16.61%) Windows
3 19 (6.44%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.08%) Linux
5 6 (2.03%) Android
6 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (53.56%) Investment Management
2 104 (35.25%) Asset Management
3 77 (26.10%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (19.66%) Business Analysis
5 50 (16.95%) Portfolio Management
6 46 (15.59%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (12.20%) Project Management
8 35 (11.86%) Analytics
9 34 (11.53%) Wealth Management
10 28 (9.49%) TDD
10 28 (9.49%) Time Management
11 27 (9.15%) Data Management
12 25 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (8.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 23 (7.80%) SDLC
15 21 (7.12%) Due Diligence
15 21 (7.12%) ITIL
15 21 (7.12%) Network Monitoring
15 21 (7.12%) Root Cause Analysis
15 21 (7.12%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 129 (43.73%) SQL
2 47 (15.93%) Java
3 33 (11.19%) Python
4 32 (10.85%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.17%) C#
6 21 (7.12%) VBA
7 17 (5.76%) PowerShell
8 15 (5.08%) TypeScript
9 14 (4.75%) Perl
10 10 (3.39%) R
11 9 (3.05%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.71%) Apex Code
12 8 (2.71%) C
12 8 (2.71%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.37%) Ruby
14 5 (1.69%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.69%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.69%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.02%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (18.98%) Degree
2 29 (9.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (9.15%) CCNP
3 27 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (7.12%) CCIE
5 14 (4.75%) ACCA
5 14 (4.75%) CIMA
6 9 (3.05%) CFA
7 7 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.03%) CCNA
9 4 (1.36%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.36%) PMP
10 3 (1.02%) ISEB
11 2 (0.68%) MCSE
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.75%) GAAP
1 14 (4.75%) IFRS
2 11 (3.73%) QA
3 8 (2.71%) MiFID
4 6 (2.03%) EMIR
5 5 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (1.69%) FATCA
6 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.68%) GDPR
7 1 (0.34%) GCP
7 1 (0.34%) PMO
7 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
System Software
1 41 (13.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.03%) Terminal Server
4 4 (1.36%) vSphere
5 3 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.02%) XenApp
6 2 (0.68%) Samba
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (5.42%) Control-M
2 11 (3.73%) Ansible
3 8 (2.71%) SCCM
4 7 (2.37%) Terraform
5 5 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.36%) Salt
7 3 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.02%) WSUS
8 2 (0.68%) Automic
8 2 (0.68%) Dollar Universe
8 2 (0.68%) Puppet
8 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.68%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (16.61%) Microsoft
1 49 (16.61%) Oracle
2 40 (13.56%) Charles River
3 28 (9.49%) Cisco
4 24 (8.14%) CheckPoint
4 24 (8.14%) F5
4 24 (8.14%) Palo Alto
5 15 (5.08%) Bloomberg
5 15 (5.08%) Google
5 15 (5.08%) Sybase
6 14 (4.75%) Hyperion
7 13 (4.41%) VMware
8 12 (4.07%) IBM
8 12 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (3.73%) Citrix
10 8 (2.71%) Tradeweb
11 7 (2.37%) TIBCO
12 6 (2.03%) EMC
12 6 (2.03%) MarketAxess
12 6 (2.03%) NetApp