Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fund Management
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 787 909
Rank change year-on-year -62 +122 +67
Permanent jobs citing Fund Management 335 465 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 286 430 327
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £60,750
% change year-on-year +23.08% -46.50% +38.86%

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 156565 170492 194103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.23% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123230 141844 159582
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 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Fund Management in the UK

Fund Management
Top 5 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 21 October 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 -61 322 £62,500 -3.85% 9
London -61 320 £62,500 -7.41% 6
UK excluding London +22 7 £40,000 +23.08% 4
Scotland -5 5 £35,000 -6.67% 1
South East +31 2 £77,500 +138.46% 3

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 198 (59.10%) Finance
2 193 (57.61%) SQL
3 170 (50.75%) Investment Management
4 164 (48.96%) Asset Management
5 124 (37.01%) Banking
6 91 (27.16%) Fixed Income
6 91 (27.16%) Equities
7 87 (25.97%) Investment Banking
8 82 (24.48%) C#
9 77 (22.99%) Oracle
10 75 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (22.39%) Front Office
11 70 (20.90%) SQL Server
12 64 (19.10%) Microsoft Excel
13 60 (17.91%) .NET
14 56 (16.72%) Windows
15 54 (16.12%) Business Analysis
16 52 (15.52%) Hedge funds
17 51 (15.22%) VBA
18 41 (12.24%) Sybase
19 40 (11.94%) Financial Institution
20 37 (11.04%) JIRA
21 36 (10.75%) Bloomberg
21 36 (10.75%) SDLC
22 35 (10.45%) Active Directory
23 34 (10.15%) Analytics
24 32 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
24 32 (9.55%) JavaScript
25 31 (9.25%) ASP.NET
25 31 (9.25%) 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 22 (6.57%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (4.48%) JBoss
4 14 (4.18%) Confluence
4 14 (4.18%) MS Exchange
5 11 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.09%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.79%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.19%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.90%) IIS
10 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 64 (19.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (7.16%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (5.67%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (2.99%) S-PLUS
5 7 (2.09%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (6.27%) Markit EDM
2 18 (5.37%) thinkFolio
3 4 (1.19%) LatentZero
4 3 (0.90%) Bloomberg AIM
5 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.30%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.99%) Dropbox
3 10 (2.99%) OneDrive
4 8 (2.39%) OpenShift
5 5 (1.49%) SaaS
6 2 (0.60%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.39%) FTP
2 6 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.19%) 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%) Internet
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) Network Security
5 1 (0.30%) SNMP
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.06%) Relational Database
3 20 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (5.07%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (4.48%) MS Access
7 13 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (3.58%) QlikView
8 12 (3.58%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (2.99%) SQL Server 2016
11 9 (2.69%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (2.69%) PowerCenter
11 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (2.09%) Oracle Database
12 7 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.79%) OLAP
13 6 (1.79%) OLTP
13 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.79%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 37 (11.04%) JIRA
2 25 (7.46%) Subversion
3 23 (6.87%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.27%) Maven
5 15 (4.48%) Eclipse
5 15 (4.48%) IntelliJ
6 9 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.39%) Ant
7 8 (2.39%) Checkstyle
7 8 (2.39%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.39%) JUnit
7 8 (2.39%) MSTest
7 8 (2.39%) SoapUI
7 8 (2.39%) XMLUnit
8 6 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.19%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.19%) Selenium
9 4 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.30%) NUnit
10 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 198 (59.10%) Finance
2 124 (37.01%) Banking
3 87 (25.97%) Investment Banking
4 75 (22.39%) Front Office
5 40 (11.94%) Financial Institution
6 21 (6.27%) Back Office
7 13 (3.88%) Marketing
7 13 (3.88%) Retail
8 6 (1.79%) Legal
9 4 (1.19%) Automotive
10 3 (0.90%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (45.07%) Analyst
2 90 (26.87%) Developer
3 49 (14.63%) Business Analyst
4 39 (11.64%) C# Developer
5 36 (10.75%) SQL Developer
6 34 (10.15%) Applications Support
7 32 (9.55%) .NET Developer
8 28 (8.36%) Data Analyst
9 24 (7.16%) Banking Analyst
9 24 (7.16%) SQL Analyst
10 22 (6.57%) Agile Business Analyst
10 22 (6.57%) Support Analyst
11 21 (6.27%) SQL Server Developer
12 20 (5.97%) Banking Business Analyst
12 20 (5.97%) Data Business Analyst
12 20 (5.97%) ETL Developer
12 20 (5.97%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
12 20 (5.97%) Lead Developer
13 19 (5.67%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (5.67%) Market Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (17.91%) .NET
2 31 (9.25%) ASP.NET
3 26 (7.76%) XML
4 23 (6.87%) FIX Protocol
5 21 (6.27%) AngularJS
5 21 (6.27%) XSD
6 19 (5.67%) .NET Framework
7 17 (5.07%) HTML
8 15 (4.48%) Hibernate
9 13 (3.88%) FpML
9 13 (3.88%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (3.58%) Angular 2
10 12 (3.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (3.58%) Entity Framework
10 12 (3.58%) Web Services
11 11 (3.28%) HTML5
12 10 (2.99%) Kendo UI
12 10 (2.99%) Node.js
12 10 (2.99%) REST
12 10 (2.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 91 (27.16%) Equities
1 91 (27.16%) Fixed Income
2 52 (15.52%) Hedge funds
3 30 (8.96%) Derivative
4 17 (5.07%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.39%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.39%) Fintech
8 6 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.49%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.19%) OTC Derivatives
11 3 (0.90%) AS400
11 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.90%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.90%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.72%) Windows
2 26 (7.76%) Unix
3 17 (5.07%) Linux
4 16 (4.78%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.48%) Windows 10
6 14 (4.18%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.90%) OS/390
8 3 (0.90%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (50.75%) Investment Management
2 164 (48.96%) Asset Management
3 75 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (16.12%) Business Analysis
5 36 (10.75%) SDLC
6 34 (10.15%) Analytics
7 32 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (9.25%) ETL
9 29 (8.66%) Mathematics
10 28 (8.36%) Portfolio Management
10 28 (8.36%) Waterfall
11 27 (8.06%) MVC
12 24 (7.16%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (6.87%) Data Analysis
13 23 (6.87%) Wealth Management
14 22 (6.57%) TDD
14 22 (6.57%) Unit Testing
15 21 (6.27%) Code Coverage
15 21 (6.27%) PRINCE2
16 20 (5.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 193 (57.61%) SQL
2 82 (24.48%) C#
3 51 (15.22%) VBA
4 32 (9.55%) JavaScript
5 29 (8.66%) MATLAB
6 28 (8.36%) PL/SQL
7 25 (7.46%) R
7 25 (7.46%) T-SQL
8 24 (7.16%) PowerShell
9 21 (6.27%) Java
10 11 (3.28%) Python
11 8 (2.39%) C++
11 8 (2.39%) XPath
12 6 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (1.79%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.49%) Julia
13 5 (1.49%) Scala
14 2 (0.60%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.60%) C
14 2 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (6.57%) Degree
2 9 (2.69%) MCSE
2 9 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.09%) PhD
4 6 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (1.79%) MCITP
5 4 (1.19%) CCNA
5 4 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.90%) CFA
7 2 (0.60%) ISEB
7 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.30%) CCNP
8 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.27%) QA
2 13 (3.88%) ISO 20022
3 11 (3.28%) MiFID
4 8 (2.39%) GDPR
5 7 (2.09%) ISO 15022
5 7 (2.09%) SLA
6 5 (1.49%) PMO
7 4 (1.19%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.60%) EMIR
9 1 (0.30%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (5.97%) Control-M
2 4 (1.19%) SCCM
3 3 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.90%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (0.60%) Ansible
4 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.30%) Puppet
5 1 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 77 (22.99%) Oracle
2 41 (12.24%) Sybase
3 36 (10.75%) Bloomberg
4 27 (8.06%) Microsoft
5 25 (7.46%) Citrix
6 18 (5.37%) VMware
7 17 (5.07%) Charles River
7 17 (5.07%) FactSet
8 14 (4.18%) Reuters
9 12 (3.58%) Atlassian
9 12 (3.58%) Cisco
9 12 (3.58%) SAP
9 12 (3.58%) Tableau
10 10 (2.99%) DevExpress
11 9 (2.69%) HP
12 8 (2.39%) Informatica
12 8 (2.39%) Solace
13 6 (1.79%) EXASOL
13 6 (1.79%) RedGate
14 5 (1.49%) Salesforce.com