Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Portfolio Management
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 618 555 496
Rank change year-on-year -63 -59 +143
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 649 793 1,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.50% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 465 574 868
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -2.54% -5.60%
10th Percentile £36,850 £36,250 £36,925
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £94,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 156,280 158,751 184,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.85% 89.53% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 125,337 131,258 152,786
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Management in the UK

Portfolio Management
Top 13 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 18 January 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 -53 635 £62,500 +7.71% 80
London +4 409 £65,000 +4.00% 62
UK excluding London -118 237 £52,500 - 19
South East +9 66 £52,500 -4.55% 4
Midlands +34 64 £62,500 +8.70% 2
West Midlands +29 50 £70,000 +21.74% 2
North of England -65 44 £48,000 -4.00% 7
East of England -28 41 £52,500 -12.50% 4
North West -10 34 £46,250 -28.85% 2
East Midlands +19 14 £50,000 -23.08%
Scotland -54 11 £51,250 -2.38% 1
Yorkshire -5 10 £48,000 +6.67% 4
South West -37 8 £48,750 +21.88% 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 343 (52.85%) Finance
2 251 (38.67%) Project Management
3 198 (30.51%) PMO
4 191 (29.43%) Degree
5 154 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 141 (21.73%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (19.26%) PRINCE2
8 119 (18.34%) Analytical Skills
9 117 (18.03%) SQL
10 94 (14.48%) Banking
11 90 (13.87%) C#
11 90 (13.87%) Asset Management
12 85 (13.10%) Programme Management
13 82 (12.63%) Computer Science
14 81 (12.48%) Continuous Improvement
15 80 (12.33%) Change Management
15 80 (12.33%) Risk Management
16 74 (11.40%) Microsoft
16 74 (11.40%) Business Analysis
17 72 (11.09%) Mathematics
18 70 (10.79%) Microsoft Excel
19 68 (10.48%) SQL Server
20 64 (9.86%) Wealth Management
21 63 (9.71%) .NET
21 63 (9.71%) Matrix Organization
22 62 (9.55%) Front Office
22 62 (9.55%) QA
23 59 (9.09%) People Management
24 58 (8.94%) Investment Management
24 58 (8.94%) Derivative

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 32 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (2.47%) Confluence
4 9 (1.39%) IIS
5 2 (0.31%) Apache
6 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.15%) SAS
6 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 70 (10.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (8.78%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (5.55%) Microsoft Project
4 31 (4.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (3.08%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (1.23%) CA PPM
2 7 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.92%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.92%) thinkFolio
4 5 (0.77%) Bloomberg AIM
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.62%) ReMetrica
6 3 (0.46%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.46%) SAP POS DM
6 3 (0.46%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.31%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.31%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.31%) Primavera
7 2 (0.31%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.39%) PaaS
2 20 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.39%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) FinancialForce
5 2 (0.31%) Force.com
5 2 (0.31%) GitHub
5 2 (0.31%) Slack
5 2 (0.31%) Trello
6 1 (0.15%) G Suite
6 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.31%) WAN
2 11 (1.69%) LAN
3 8 (1.23%) VPN
4 6 (0.92%) Internet
5 1 (0.15%) AMQP
5 1 (0.15%) Intranet
5 1 (0.15%) SSL
5 1 (0.15%) Wireless
5 1 (0.15%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
4 21 (3.24%) Crystal Reports
5 17 (2.62%) MySQL
6 13 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.92%) Big Data
8 6 (0.92%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.77%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.62%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.62%) Text Mining
11 3 (0.46%) OLAP
11 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.46%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.31%) Flink
Development Applications
1 36 (5.55%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.01%) JIRA
3 20 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.77%) Moq
4 18 (2.77%) MSTest
4 18 (2.77%) NUnit
5 16 (2.47%) Eclipse
5 16 (2.47%) Jenkins
5 16 (2.47%) Subversion
6 15 (2.31%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.46%) Selenium
7 3 (0.46%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.15%) Maven
General
1 343 (52.85%) Finance
2 94 (14.48%) Banking
3 62 (9.55%) Front Office
4 56 (8.63%) Investment Banking
5 45 (6.93%) Retail Banking
6 33 (5.08%) Retail
7 26 (4.01%) Financial Institution
8 24 (3.70%) Marketing
9 20 (3.08%) Legal
10 19 (2.93%) Back Office
11 18 (2.77%) Law
12 13 (2.00%) Advertising
13 10 (1.54%) Local Government
14 7 (1.08%) Automotive
15 4 (0.62%) Billing
15 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.46%) Telecoms
17 2 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.31%) Publishing
18 1 (0.15%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (21.11%) Analyst
2 91 (14.02%) Developer
3 84 (12.94%) Portfolio Manager
4 65 (10.02%) Project Manager
5 44 (6.78%) IT Manager
6 39 (6.01%) PMO Analyst
7 35 (5.39%) C# Developer
8 33 (5.08%) ICT Manager
9 30 (4.62%) Business Analyst
9 30 (4.62%) Business Manager
9 30 (4.62%) Programme Manager
10 29 (4.47%) PMO Manager
10 29 (4.47%) Senior Analyst
11 28 (4.31%) Portfolio Analyst
12 27 (4.16%) Consultant
13 25 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
13 25 (3.85%) Senior Manager
14 22 (3.39%) Business Relationship Manager
14 22 (3.39%) Relationships Manager
14 22 (3.39%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (9.71%) .NET
2 37 (5.70%) HTML
3 35 (5.39%) REST
4 23 (3.54%) ASP.NET
4 23 (3.54%) XML
5 21 (3.24%) CSS
6 18 (2.77%) AngularJS
6 18 (2.77%) ASP.NET Core
6 18 (2.77%) RESTful
7 17 (2.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (2.62%) HTML5
7 17 (2.62%) React
8 15 (2.31%) Node.js
9 13 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (1.08%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.08%) WPF
11 4 (0.62%) WCF
12 3 (0.46%) Middleware
12 3 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (0.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 119 (18.34%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (12.63%) Computer Science
3 58 (8.94%) Derivative
4 52 (8.01%) Fixed Income
5 48 (7.40%) Management Information System
6 29 (4.47%) Hedge funds
7 25 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (2.77%) Market Risk
10 17 (2.62%) Data Centre
11 16 (2.47%) Fintech
11 16 (2.47%) PMI
11 16 (2.47%) Reinsurance
12 15 (2.31%) Equities
13 14 (2.16%) Driving Licence
14 12 (1.85%) Algorithms
15 8 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (1.23%) Life Science
15 8 (1.23%) Social Media
16 7 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 52 (8.01%) Windows
2 16 (2.47%) Unix
3 11 (1.69%) Linux
4 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.15%) Solaris
5 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (38.67%) Project Management
2 154 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 141 (21.73%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (19.26%) PRINCE2
5 90 (13.87%) Asset Management
6 85 (13.10%) Programme Management
7 81 (12.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 80 (12.33%) Change Management
8 80 (12.33%) Risk Management
9 74 (11.40%) Business Analysis
10 72 (11.09%) Mathematics
11 64 (9.86%) Wealth Management
12 63 (9.71%) Matrix Organization
13 59 (9.09%) People Management
14 58 (8.94%) Investment Management
15 55 (8.47%) Analytics
15 55 (8.47%) Performance Management
16 50 (7.70%) Coaching
17 44 (6.78%) Service Delivery
18 43 (6.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 117 (18.03%) SQL
2 90 (13.87%) C#
3 52 (8.01%) VBA
4 49 (7.55%) Java
5 36 (5.55%) T-SQL
6 30 (4.62%) JavaScript
7 23 (3.54%) Python
8 20 (3.08%) VB
9 16 (2.47%) PHP
10 15 (2.31%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.39%) C++
12 8 (1.23%) C
13 7 (1.08%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.31%) Perl
14 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.31%) R
15 1 (0.15%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.15%) Ruby
15 1 (0.15%) Scala
15 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 191 (29.43%) Degree
2 52 (8.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (4.78%) PMI Certification
4 19 (2.93%) PMP
5 12 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (1.85%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.23%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.23%) PhD
7 7 (1.08%) CISSP
7 7 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.08%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.92%) CISM
8 6 (0.92%) IISP
9 4 (0.62%) APMP
10 3 (0.46%) CFA
10 3 (0.46%) ISEB
10 3 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.15%) MAPM
12 1 (0.15%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (30.51%) PMO
2 62 (9.55%) QA
3 20 (3.08%) P3O
4 9 (1.39%) COBIT
4 9 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.92%) SLA
6 5 (0.77%) GDPR
7 4 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.62%) MiFID
8 3 (0.46%) EMIR
8 3 (0.46%) Val IT
9 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.31%) SEPA
10 1 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.15%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.15%) IFRS
10 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.15%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 74 (11.40%) Microsoft
2 47 (7.24%) Oracle
3 19 (2.93%) Sybase
4 17 (2.62%) SAP
5 10 (1.54%) Bloomberg
5 10 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.39%) Charles River
7 7 (1.08%) HP
8 6 (0.92%) ArcSight
8 6 (0.92%) Splunk
9 5 (0.77%) Calypso
9 5 (0.77%) Murex
9 5 (0.77%) Planview
10 4 (0.62%) Ivanti
10 4 (0.62%) Misys
10 4 (0.62%) Remedy
10 4 (0.62%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.62%) SimCorp
10 4 (0.62%) SunGard
11 3 (0.46%) New Relic