Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Portfolio Management
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 629 519 492
Rank change year-on-year -110 -27 +155
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 649 948 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.51% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.57% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 465 680 935
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.69% -9.23%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -4.76%

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 161665 167144 194190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.93% 89.36% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 127669 138904 159942
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 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Management in the UK

Portfolio Management
Top 14 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 20 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 -90 635 £62,500 +4.17% 39
London -51 402 £67,500 +12.50% 31
UK excluding London -143 242 £52,500 -4.55% 12
South East +25 68 £52,500 -4.55% 2
North of England -61 55 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Midlands +8 52 £62,500 -3.85% 1
East of England -48 50 £40,000 -34.69% 1
West Midlands +10 40 £65,000 -7.14%
North West -31 40 £45,000 -28.00% 4
Yorkshire -31 15 £56,000 +17.89%
East Midlands +22 12 £50,000 -23.08% 1
Scotland -59 8 £40,567 -18.87% 4
South West -11 7 £43,750 -2.78%
Wales +10 2 £40,500 +31.71%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Portfolio 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 Portfolio Management.

1 350 (53.93%) Finance
2 273 (42.06%) Project Management
3 201 (30.97%) PMO
4 183 (28.20%) Degree
5 152 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 129 (19.88%) PRINCE2
7 129 (19.88%) Banking
8 114 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
9 112 (17.26%) Asset Management
10 104 (16.02%) SQL
11 90 (13.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 84 (12.94%) Computer Science
13 83 (12.79%) Investment Banking
14 81 (12.48%) C#
15 80 (12.33%) Front Office
16 78 (12.02%) Derivative
16 78 (12.02%) Matrix Organization
17 77 (11.86%) Wealth Management
18 74 (11.40%) Programme Management
19 70 (10.79%) Risk Management
20 68 (10.48%) Microsoft
21 65 (10.02%) Microsoft Excel
21 65 (10.02%) People Management
22 64 (9.86%) Change Management
22 64 (9.86%) Investment Management
23 63 (9.71%) Retail Banking
24 60 (9.24%) Computer Science Degree
25 59 (9.09%) SQL Server
25 59 (9.09%) Business Analysis

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 33 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.23%) Apache Spark
2 8 (1.23%) Confluence
3 6 (0.92%) SAS
4 5 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.77%) IIS
5 4 (0.62%) CMS
5 4 (0.62%) Jetty
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 65 (10.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (4.93%) Microsoft Project
4 30 (4.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (3.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.08%) thinkFolio
2 6 (0.92%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.77%) Bloomberg AIM
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.62%) ReMetrica
5 3 (0.46%) LatentZero
5 3 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.31%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.31%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.31%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.31%) Primavera
6 2 (0.31%) SunGard APT
6 2 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.23%) PaaS
3 7 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (1.08%) Amazon Kinesis
4 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.77%) SaaS
6 2 (0.31%) FinancialForce
7 1 (0.15%) Force.com
7 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.47%) WAN
2 11 (1.69%) Internet
3 9 (1.39%) LAN
4 3 (0.46%) SSL
4 3 (0.46%) VPN
5 2 (0.31%) AMQP
5 2 (0.31%) Intranet
6 1 (0.15%) PPP
6 1 (0.15%) SMS
6 1 (0.15%) Wireless
6 1 (0.15%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (3.39%) MySQL
4 19 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (2.77%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (2.77%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (2.31%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.00%) Big Data
8 12 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.23%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (1.08%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.08%) Impala
10 7 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.08%) Redis
11 4 (0.62%) Hazelcast
11 4 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.46%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (4.47%) JIRA
2 26 (4.01%) Subversion
3 25 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 25 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.39%) Eclipse
5 15 (2.31%) Artifactory
6 10 (1.54%) Maven
7 7 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.77%) Moq
8 5 (0.77%) MSTest
8 5 (0.77%) NUnit
8 5 (0.77%) VersionOne
9 4 (0.62%) Gradle
9 4 (0.62%) Selenium
10 3 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.46%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.31%) Ant
General
1 350 (53.93%) Finance
2 129 (19.88%) Banking
3 83 (12.79%) Investment Banking
4 80 (12.33%) Front Office
5 63 (9.71%) Retail Banking
6 59 (9.09%) Retail
7 35 (5.39%) Marketing
8 20 (3.08%) Law
9 19 (2.93%) Back Office
10 17 (2.62%) Legal
11 15 (2.31%) Financial Institution
12 12 (1.85%) Advertising
13 10 (1.54%) Automotive
14 8 (1.23%) Telecoms
15 5 (0.77%) Billing
16 3 (0.46%) Local Government
17 2 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.31%) German Language
17 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
18 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 144 (22.19%) Analyst
2 106 (16.33%) Portfolio Manager
3 80 (12.33%) Developer
4 61 (9.40%) Project Manager
5 41 (6.32%) IT Manager
6 39 (6.01%) Programme Manager
7 38 (5.86%) Business Analyst
8 36 (5.55%) PMO Analyst
9 32 (4.93%) Senior Manager
10 28 (4.31%) PMO Manager
11 27 (4.16%) Software Developer
12 25 (3.85%) Portfolio Analyst
13 23 (3.54%) C# Developer
13 23 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (3.39%) Systems Developer
15 21 (3.24%) IT Project Manager
16 20 (3.08%) Consultant
17 18 (2.77%) IT Analyst
18 16 (2.47%) Lead Developer
18 16 (2.47%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (6.93%) HTML
2 44 (6.78%) .NET
3 36 (5.55%) XML
4 23 (3.54%) CSS
5 22 (3.39%) REST
6 20 (3.08%) HTML5
7 19 (2.93%) AngularJS
7 19 (2.93%) Node.js
8 17 (2.62%) FIX Protocol
8 17 (2.62%) React
9 14 (2.16%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.08%) scikit-learn
10 7 (1.08%) TensorFlow
11 6 (0.92%) Kafka
11 6 (0.92%) Spring
11 6 (0.92%) WPF
12 5 (0.77%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.77%) FpML
12 5 (0.77%) RESTful
12 5 (0.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 114 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (12.94%) Computer Science
3 78 (12.02%) Derivative
4 47 (7.24%) Fixed Income
4 47 (7.24%) Management Information System
5 34 (5.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (3.24%) Reinsurance
7 20 (3.08%) Hedge funds
8 13 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.00%) Fintech
8 13 (2.00%) PMI
9 11 (1.69%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.69%) Life Science
10 10 (1.54%) Equities
10 10 (1.54%) Social Media
11 8 (1.23%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.08%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
12 7 (1.08%) Market Risk
13 5 (0.77%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 38 (5.86%) Windows
2 17 (2.62%) Unix
3 7 (1.08%) Linux
4 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (42.06%) Project Management
2 152 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 129 (19.88%) PRINCE2
5 112 (17.26%) Asset Management
6 90 (13.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 78 (12.02%) Matrix Organization
8 77 (11.86%) Wealth Management
9 74 (11.40%) Programme Management
10 70 (10.79%) Risk Management
11 65 (10.02%) People Management
12 64 (9.86%) Change Management
12 64 (9.86%) Investment Management
13 59 (9.09%) Business Analysis
14 57 (8.78%) Mathematics
15 56 (8.63%) Waterfall
16 44 (6.78%) Line Management
17 43 (6.63%) Analytics
18 41 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (6.01%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 104 (16.02%) SQL
2 81 (12.48%) C#
3 51 (7.86%) VBA
4 31 (4.78%) Java
5 26 (4.01%) T-SQL
6 25 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 22 (3.39%) PHP
8 21 (3.24%) Python
9 15 (2.31%) VB
10 14 (2.16%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.92%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.62%) C
12 4 (0.62%) Kotlin
12 4 (0.62%) Scala
13 3 (0.46%) C++
13 3 (0.46%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.15%) R
15 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 183 (28.20%) Degree
2 60 (9.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (4.31%) PMI Certification
4 18 (2.77%) PMP
5 12 (1.85%) Master's Degree
5 12 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.23%) ISEB
6 8 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.92%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.77%) PhD
9 4 (0.62%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.46%) APMP
11 2 (0.31%) CFA
11 2 (0.31%) CISA
11 2 (0.31%) CISSP
11 2 (0.31%) MAPM
11 2 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.15%) CCIE
12 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (30.97%) PMO
2 53 (8.17%) QA
3 23 (3.54%) P3O
4 11 (1.69%) COBIT
5 9 (1.39%) SLA
6 6 (0.92%) Val IT
7 5 (0.77%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.77%) ISO 20022
7 5 (0.77%) MiFID
8 4 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.62%) GDPR
8 4 (0.62%) IFRS
8 4 (0.62%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.46%) AIFMD
9 3 (0.46%) EMIR
9 3 (0.46%) ISO 15022
10 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.31%) TickIT
11 1 (0.15%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (0.62%) Docker
2 3 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (0.62%) Ansible
Vendors
1 68 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 54 (8.32%) Oracle
3 21 (3.24%) Sybase
4 18 (2.77%) SAP
5 14 (2.16%) Charles River
6 11 (1.69%) Tableau
7 9 (1.39%) Bloomberg
8 8 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.08%) Cloudera
10 5 (0.77%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (0.77%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.62%) CA
11 4 (0.62%) Cadence
11 4 (0.62%) HEAT Software
11 4 (0.62%) Remedy
11 4 (0.62%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.62%) SimCorp
11 4 (0.62%) SunGard
12 3 (0.46%) LANDesk
12 3 (0.46%) New Relic