Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Portfolio Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Portfolio Management over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Portfolio Management
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 559 665 536
Rank change year-on-year +106 -129 -21
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 766 612 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.35% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.38% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 529 434 703
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £103,875 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +15.58%

Portfolio 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 150,004 160,879 172,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.57% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 119,274 126,930 143,463
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in the UK

Portfolio Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Portfolio Management in the UK

Portfolio Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Management in the UK

Portfolio Management
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 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 +86 738 £65,000 - 73
London +65 425 £75,000 +11.11% 38
UK excluding London +114 326 £55,000 - 37
North of England +84 109 £55,000 - 11
South East +39 96 £51,250 -2.38% 6
North West +27 59 £52,500 +23.53% 8
Midlands +23 45 £65,000 - 7
Yorkshire +44 44 £60,578 +8.18% 3
West Midlands +45 40 £65,000 - 5
East of England +12 34 £72,500 +87.10% 7
South West +20 28 £46,500 +24.00% 4
Scotland +1 10 £39,000 -3.86% 2
North East - 6 £22,229 -
Wales +11 5 £80,000 +97.53%
East Midlands -5 5 £32,500 -49.02% 2

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Portfolio 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 Portfolio Management.

1 430 (56.14%) Finance
2 287 (37.47%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (28.59%) Project Management
4 146 (19.06%) PMO
5 143 (18.67%) Problem-Solving
6 136 (17.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 132 (17.23%) Banking
8 130 (16.97%) PRINCE2
9 125 (16.32%) Degree
10 123 (16.06%) SQL
11 114 (14.88%) Asset Management
12 113 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
13 110 (14.36%) Front Office
14 103 (13.45%) Risk Management
15 99 (12.92%) Java
16 97 (12.66%) Hedge funds
17 93 (12.14%) Programme Management
18 92 (12.01%) Investment Management
19 91 (11.88%) Microsoft
20 90 (11.75%) Fixed Income
21 83 (10.84%) Investment Banking
22 81 (10.57%) Software Engineering
22 81 (10.57%) Python
23 77 (10.05%) C#
23 77 (10.05%) Waterfall
24 76 (9.92%) Scrum
25 73 (9.53%) ITIL
26 72 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
26 72 (9.40%) DevOps
27 71 (9.27%) Change Management

Portfolio 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 39 (5.09%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.96%) Apache Spark
3 14 (1.83%) Confluence
4 7 (0.91%) Jetty
4 7 (0.91%) SAS
4 7 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.78%) CMS
5 6 (0.78%) GemFire
5 6 (0.78%) IIS
6 5 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.65%) MQSeries
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.26%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 64 (8.36%) Microsoft Project
2 62 (8.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 47 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
4 40 (5.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 26 (3.39%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.13%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.13%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.96%) thinkFolio
2 12 (1.57%) LatentZero
3 7 (0.91%) LongView
4 6 (0.78%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.39%) Advent Geneva
6 3 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.39%) Salerio
6 3 (0.39%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 3 (0.39%) Tradar
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.13%) Bloomberg AIM
8 1 (0.13%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.13%) Endur
8 1 (0.13%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.13%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 61 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (4.57%) SaaS
3 25 (3.26%) PaaS
4 24 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (2.48%) Office 365
6 11 (1.44%) IaaS
7 8 (1.04%) BPaaS
8 6 (0.78%) GitHub
9 3 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.13%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.13%) Serverless
11 1 (0.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.39%) Internet
2 11 (1.44%) DNS
3 10 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.78%) LAN
4 6 (0.78%) Network Security
5 5 (0.65%) WAN
6 4 (0.52%) 5G
6 4 (0.52%) Wireless
7 2 (0.26%) DHCP
7 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.31%) Big Data
3 17 (2.22%) MySQL
4 14 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (1.70%) Hadoop
5 13 (1.70%) MemSQL
5 13 (1.70%) MongoDB
6 12 (1.57%) DB2
7 11 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.91%) Data Lake
9 7 (0.91%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (4.96%) Jenkins
2 34 (4.44%) Vagrant
3 25 (3.26%) JIRA
4 20 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (2.48%) Subversion
6 17 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 11 (1.44%) Maven
8 8 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.91%) Artifactory
9 7 (0.91%) JUnit
10 5 (0.65%) Hudson
10 5 (0.65%) Mockito
10 5 (0.65%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.52%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.39%) ERwin
12 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.39%) webpack
13 2 (0.26%) gulp
13 2 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 430 (56.14%) Finance
2 132 (17.23%) Banking
3 110 (14.36%) Front Office
4 83 (10.84%) Investment Banking
5 56 (7.31%) Financial Institution
6 45 (5.87%) Retail
7 36 (4.70%) Marketing
8 18 (2.35%) Law
9 14 (1.83%) Back Office
9 14 (1.83%) Billing
10 11 (1.44%) Publishing
11 9 (1.17%) German Language
11 9 (1.17%) Telecoms
12 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.78%) Advertising
13 6 (0.78%) Legal
14 5 (0.65%) Electronics
14 5 (0.65%) French Language
14 5 (0.65%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 129 (16.84%) Analyst
2 93 (12.14%) Developer
3 75 (9.79%) IT Manager
4 74 (9.66%) Portfolio Manager
5 57 (7.44%) Project Manager
6 51 (6.66%) Architect
7 49 (6.40%) Software Engineer
8 41 (5.35%) Programme Manager
9 37 (4.83%) PMO Analyst
10 35 (4.57%) Software Developer
11 34 (4.44%) Applications Support
11 34 (4.44%) Java Developer
12 32 (4.18%) Consultant
13 30 (3.92%) PMO Manager
14 28 (3.66%) Business Analyst
14 28 (3.66%) Senior Manager
15 27 (3.52%) IT Services Manager
16 26 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
17 25 (3.26%) Service Manager
18 24 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (7.83%) .NET
2 58 (7.57%) AngularJS
3 47 (6.14%) Web Services
4 40 (5.22%) J2EE
5 36 (4.70%) HTML
5 36 (4.70%) React
6 34 (4.44%) J2SE
6 34 (4.44%) XML
7 29 (3.79%) CSS
8 20 (2.61%) Kafka
8 20 (2.61%) Vert.x
9 19 (2.48%) Spring
10 16 (2.09%) RESTful
10 16 (2.09%) WPF
11 14 (1.83%) Node.js
12 9 (1.17%) JSON
13 8 (1.04%) ASP.NET
14 7 (0.91%) SOAP
14 7 (0.91%) XSLT
14 7 (0.91%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 113 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (12.66%) Hedge funds
3 90 (11.75%) Fixed Income
4 56 (7.31%) Computer Science
5 50 (6.53%) Management Information System
6 43 (5.61%) Cyberthreat
7 40 (5.22%) Equities
8 38 (4.96%) Derivative
9 26 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
10 25 (3.26%) Algorithms
10 25 (3.26%) Data Centre
11 23 (3.00%) Fintech
11 23 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
12 22 (2.87%) Virtual Team
13 15 (1.96%) User Experience
14 14 (1.83%) OTC Derivatives
15 13 (1.70%) Data Structures
15 13 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (1.70%) Online Banking
16 12 (1.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.09%) Windows
2 27 (3.52%) Unix
3 24 (3.13%) Linux
4 12 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.78%) pSOS
6 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.26%) VMS
8 1 (0.13%) AIX
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (37.47%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (28.59%) Project Management
3 143 (18.67%) Problem-Solving
4 136 (17.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 130 (16.97%) PRINCE2
6 114 (14.88%) Asset Management
7 103 (13.45%) Risk Management
8 93 (12.14%) Programme Management
9 92 (12.01%) Investment Management
10 81 (10.57%) Software Engineering
11 77 (10.05%) Waterfall
12 76 (9.92%) Scrum
13 73 (9.53%) ITIL
14 72 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
14 72 (9.40%) DevOps
15 71 (9.27%) Change Management
16 68 (8.88%) Strategic Thinking
17 64 (8.36%) Line Management
18 59 (7.70%) SDLC
19 58 (7.57%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 123 (16.06%) SQL
2 99 (12.92%) Java
3 81 (10.57%) Python
4 77 (10.05%) C#
5 51 (6.66%) JavaScript
6 25 (3.26%) VBA
7 19 (2.48%) C
8 18 (2.35%) PHP
8 18 (2.35%) PowerShell
8 18 (2.35%) R
9 15 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.57%) C++
11 10 (1.31%) Ruby
12 8 (1.04%) Perl
12 8 (1.04%) Scala
13 6 (0.78%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.78%) VB
13 6 (0.78%) VBScript
14 5 (0.65%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 125 (16.32%) Degree
2 60 (7.83%) PMP
3 44 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (4.96%) PMI Certification
5 25 (3.26%) Master's Degree
6 17 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (1.70%) APMP
8 10 (1.31%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.17%) ISEB
10 6 (0.78%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.65%) APMG
12 4 (0.52%) ACCA
12 4 (0.52%) CFA
12 4 (0.52%) CIMA
12 4 (0.52%) SAFe Agilist
13 3 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
14 2 (0.26%) CAPM
14 2 (0.26%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (19.06%) PMO
2 36 (4.70%) QA
3 22 (2.87%) GDPR
4 14 (1.83%) P3O
5 12 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (1.17%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.17%) SLA
7 5 (0.65%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.26%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 38 (4.96%) Docker
2 8 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.91%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.26%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.13%) Ceph
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 34 (4.44%) Terraform
2 7 (0.91%) Ansible
2 7 (0.91%) SCVMM
3 6 (0.78%) Control-M
3 6 (0.78%) Puppet
4 5 (0.65%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 3 (0.39%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.39%) logstash
5 3 (0.39%) Nagios
5 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.26%) OfficeScan
6 2 (0.26%) SCOM
7 1 (0.13%) CASB
7 1 (0.13%) Grafana
7 1 (0.13%) Mesos
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.13%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 65 (8.49%) Oracle
3 28 (3.66%) Charles River
4 15 (1.96%) SAP
5 12 (1.57%) IBM
5 12 (1.57%) Kofax
5 12 (1.57%) ServiceNow
5 12 (1.57%) VMware
6 9 (1.17%) hybris
7 8 (1.04%) Google
8 7 (0.91%) Sybase
8 7 (0.91%) TIBCO
9 6 (0.78%) DevExpress
9 6 (0.78%) Fidessa
9 6 (0.78%) Splunk
10 5 (0.65%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.65%) Cisco
10 5 (0.65%) Cognizant
10 5 (0.65%) SimCorp
10 5 (0.65%) Tableau