Portfolio Management
UK

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 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 538 478 566
Rank change year-on-year -60 +88 -61
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 295 692 713
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.65% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 237 562 537
10th Percentile £41,000 £46,334 £42,500
25th Percentile £42,147 £53,750 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% -17.65% +12.96%
75th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £118,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £120,000 £132,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,094 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -26.51% +20.00% +5.26%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,202 105,864 131,072
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.73% 95.50% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51,571 64,567 80,815
10th Percentile £29,448 £34,452 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,882 £51,350
% change year-on-year -8.90% +6.88% +6.98%

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in the UK

Portfolio Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Portfolio Management.

Salary trend for Portfolio Management in the UK

Portfolio Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Portfolio Management over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Management in the UK

Portfolio Management
Top 16 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 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England -43 269 £65,000 -7.14% 154
Work from Home +37 148 £45,000 -28.00% 100
London -21 143 £85,000 +3.03% 81
UK excluding London +37 138 £44,094 -26.51% 77
South East +70 41 £51,750 -17.20% 21
North of England +47 31 £44,094 -23.15% 23
Midlands +51 24 £44,094 -26.67% 10
South West +24 22 £41,000 -33.33% 11
West Midlands +49 16 £44,094 -34.68% 9
Scotland -5 14 £41,000 -31.67% 7
North West +21 13 £44,094 -23.15% 11
Yorkshire +94 11 £44,094 -24.64% 8
East Midlands +11 8 £48,687 -18.86% 1
North East +4 7 £44,094 -16.01% 4
East of England +35 3 £60,000 -31.43% 4
Wales +9 3 £51,997 -9.57% 3

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.71%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.03%) Confluence
2 6 (2.03%) SAS
3 5 (1.69%) Apache Airflow
4 4 (1.36%) Apache
4 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.34%) Appian
5 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (6.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (4.75%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.39%) Aladdin
2 6 (2.03%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.68%) Primavera
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.46%) AWS
2 12 (4.07%) Power Platform
3 6 (2.03%) Azure
4 4 (1.36%) dbt
4 4 (1.36%) SaaS
5 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.68%) GCP
7 1 (0.34%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (0.34%) Figma
7 1 (0.34%) GitHub
7 1 (0.34%) Google Ads
7 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.34%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Miro
7 1 (0.34%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) DHCP
1 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (3.73%) Power BI
4 8 (2.71%) Apache Hive
4 8 (2.71%) Big Data
4 8 (2.71%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.37%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.37%) HBase
5 7 (2.37%) Tableau
6 6 (2.03%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (1.69%) SAP BW
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.36%) Amazon Athena
8 4 (1.36%) Apache Arrow
8 4 (1.36%) Apache Ignite
8 4 (1.36%) Dremio
9 2 (0.68%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (2.71%) Git
2 7 (2.37%) Bitbucket Server
2 7 (2.37%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 148 (50.17%) Finance
2 103 (34.92%) Social Skills
3 52 (17.63%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (9.15%) Front Office
5 26 (8.81%) Marketing
5 26 (8.81%) Public Sector
6 24 (8.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 18 (6.10%) Back Office
8 14 (4.75%) Banking
8 14 (4.75%) Legal
9 12 (4.07%) Billing
10 11 (3.73%) Manufacturing
10 11 (3.73%) Organisational Skills
11 10 (3.39%) Presentation Skills
12 9 (3.05%) Law
13 8 (2.71%) Investment Banking
14 7 (2.37%) Financial Institution
15 6 (2.03%) Retail
16 4 (1.36%) Influencing Skills
17 3 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 87 (29.49%) Analyst
2 53 (17.97%) Portfolio Manager
3 34 (11.53%) Senior
4 28 (9.49%) PMO Analyst
5 26 (8.81%) Lead
6 24 (8.14%) Developer
7 20 (6.78%) Business Analyst
8 18 (6.10%) Project Manager
9 15 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
9 15 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
10 14 (4.75%) Senior Manager
11 12 (4.07%) Charles River Analyst
11 12 (4.07%) Consultant
11 12 (4.07%) Data Manager
11 12 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (4.07%) Transformation Manager
12 10 (3.39%) Senior Project Manager
13 9 (3.05%) Software Engineer
14 8 (2.71%) C# Developer
14 8 (2.71%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.37%) .NET
1 7 (2.37%) AngularJS
2 6 (2.03%) CSS
3 5 (1.69%) Angular 2
3 5 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (1.69%) HTML
4 3 (1.02%) .NET Core
4 3 (1.02%) Kafka
4 3 (1.02%) Pandas
4 3 (1.02%) React
5 2 (0.68%) EDI
5 2 (0.68%) jQuery
5 2 (0.68%) Middleware
6 1 (0.34%) D3.js
6 1 (0.34%) Node.js
6 1 (0.34%) NumPy
6 1 (0.34%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.32%) Management Information System
2 42 (14.24%) Hedge funds
3 31 (10.51%) PMI
4 28 (9.49%) Fixed Income
5 24 (8.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
7 19 (6.44%) Equities
8 17 (5.76%) Product Ownership
9 12 (4.07%) Credit Risk
10 11 (3.73%) Derivative
11 7 (2.37%) Algorithms
11 7 (2.37%) Legacy Systems
12 6 (2.03%) Onboarding
13 4 (1.36%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.36%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.36%) Renewable Energy
13 4 (1.36%) Virtual Team
14 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
14 3 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
15 2 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.37%) Unix
2 5 (1.69%) Linux
3 3 (1.02%) Windows
4 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (40.00%) Project Management
2 105 (35.59%) Agile
3 95 (32.20%) Project Delivery
4 90 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (23.73%) Coaching
6 63 (21.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 62 (21.02%) Problem-Solving
8 56 (18.98%) PRINCE2
9 50 (16.95%) Risk Management
9 50 (16.95%) Roadmaps
10 44 (14.92%) Line Management
11 39 (13.22%) Mentoring
12 35 (11.86%) Analytics
13 34 (11.53%) Investment Management
14 32 (10.85%) Decision-Making
15 31 (10.51%) Asset Management
16 27 (9.15%) Change Management
17 25 (8.47%) Fintech
18 23 (7.80%) Business Case
18 23 (7.80%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 51 (17.29%) SQL
2 42 (14.24%) Python
3 11 (3.73%) C#
4 10 (3.39%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.71%) Java
6 7 (2.37%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.37%) R
7 6 (2.03%) TypeScript
7 6 (2.03%) VBA
8 2 (0.68%) C++
9 1 (0.34%) C
9 1 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions
9 1 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (18.64%) Degree
2 33 (11.19%) PMI Certification
3 32 (10.85%) PMP
4 31 (10.51%) APMP
5 29 (9.83%) CAPM
6 28 (9.49%) PgMP
7 18 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.69%) Master's Degree
9 3 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.02%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.68%) APMG
10 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.34%) CISSP
11 1 (0.34%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.34%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (23.39%) PMO
2 13 (4.41%) QA
3 6 (2.03%) Actionable Recommendations
3 6 (2.03%) Basel III
4 5 (1.69%) SOC 1
5 2 (0.68%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.68%) HAZOP
6 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (2.37%) HDFS
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.37%) Terraform
2 3 (1.02%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.12%) Charles River
3 15 (5.08%) Bloomberg
4 9 (3.05%) SAP
5 8 (2.71%) Databricks
6 7 (2.37%) Cloudera
6 7 (2.37%) Informatica
7 6 (2.03%) Advent
7 6 (2.03%) FactSet
8 5 (1.69%) Sun
9 4 (1.36%) BISAM
10 3 (1.02%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.02%) eFront
10 3 (1.02%) Oracle
10 3 (1.02%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.68%) Apple
11 2 (0.68%) Calypso
11 2 (0.68%) Google
11 2 (0.68%) Progress
12 1 (0.34%) CA Agile Central