Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Portfolio Management
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 576 672 531
Rank change year-on-year +96 -141 +47
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 799 587 1,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.33% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.36% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 551 395 784
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £36,900
90th Percentile £112,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,083 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.94% -4.35% +16.16%

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 157,849 161,235 182,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.67% 90.75% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 126,086 129,822 152,126
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +3.28% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +97 764 £65,000 +4.00% 54
London +119 482 £70,000 +3.70% 35
UK excluding London +67 303 £50,083 -8.94% 22
North of England +39 93 £50,000 -4.76% 9
South East -3 65 £45,000 -17.81% 2
Yorkshire +41 48 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Midlands +8 45 £45,947 -20.09% 2
East of England +4 43 £70,000 -12.50% 3
North West +37 40 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Midlands +14 37 £45,947 -34.36% 2
South West +23 35 £51,750 +22.49% 3
Scotland -7 14 £40,000 +9.19% 2
Wales +10 8 £72,500 +38.10% 1
East Midlands +2 8 £45,000 +20.00%
North East -11 5 £22,229 -47.70%

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 463 (57.95%) Finance
2 298 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (30.04%) Project Management
4 173 (21.65%) Asset Management
5 154 (19.27%) PMO
6 151 (18.90%) Degree
7 150 (18.77%) Problem-Solving
8 149 (18.65%) SQL
9 136 (17.02%) Front Office
10 135 (16.90%) Banking
11 133 (16.65%) PRINCE2
12 131 (16.40%) Java
13 128 (16.02%) Stakeholder Management
14 122 (15.27%) Risk Management
15 121 (15.14%) Investment Management
16 114 (14.27%) Python
17 113 (14.14%) Hedge funds
18 109 (13.64%) Programme Management
19 108 (13.52%) Scrum
19 108 (13.52%) Software Engineering
20 93 (11.64%) Investment Banking
21 91 (11.39%) DevOps
22 90 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
23 86 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
24 83 (10.39%) Strategic Thinking
25 81 (10.14%) Microservices
26 80 (10.01%) Amazon AWS
26 80 (10.01%) Analytics
26 80 (10.01%) Financial Institution
26 80 (10.01%) Fixed Income

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 28 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.75%) Apache Spark
3 19 (2.38%) Confluence
4 18 (2.25%) IIS
5 13 (1.63%) SAS
6 9 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.00%) GemFire
8 7 (0.88%) Jetty
8 7 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.63%) CMS
11 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.25%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.25%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.25%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 67 (8.39%) Microsoft Project
2 57 (7.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
4 34 (4.26%) MS Visio
5 25 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.13%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.13%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.50%) thinkFolio
2 9 (1.13%) LatentZero
3 6 (0.75%) Sentinel
4 4 (0.50%) Advent Geneva
4 4 (0.50%) LongView
4 4 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.50%) Tradar
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.25%) Bloomberg AIM
6 2 (0.25%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.25%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.25%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.25%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 2 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.25%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.13%) Endur
7 1 (0.13%) Orchestrade
7 1 (0.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 80 (10.01%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (3.63%) PaaS
4 21 (2.63%) SaaS
5 11 (1.38%) Office 365
6 9 (1.13%) GitHub
6 9 (1.13%) IaaS
7 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.25%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.63%) Internet
2 10 (1.25%) WAN
3 7 (0.88%) LAN
4 6 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.50%) 5G
5 4 (0.50%) DNS
5 4 (0.50%) SMS
6 2 (0.25%) Skype
6 2 (0.25%) VPLS
7 1 (0.13%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (8.76%) SQL Server
2 65 (8.14%) Big Data
3 20 (2.50%) MemSQL
4 17 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 15 (1.88%) MySQL
5 15 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.50%) Data Lake
7 12 (1.50%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.13%) DB2
9 7 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.25%) Essbase
12 2 (0.25%) Power BI
12 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 60 (7.51%) Vagrant
2 27 (3.38%) Jenkins
2 27 (3.38%) JIRA
3 18 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 18 (2.25%) JUnit
4 16 (2.00%) Subversion
5 14 (1.75%) Eclipse
6 13 (1.63%) Cucumber
6 13 (1.63%) Selenium
6 13 (1.63%) SpecFlow
7 12 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (1.00%) Moq
9 8 (1.00%) MSTest
9 8 (1.00%) NUnit
10 6 (0.75%) Artifactory
11 5 (0.63%) Mockito
12 3 (0.38%) ERwin
12 3 (0.38%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 463 (57.95%) Finance
2 136 (17.02%) Front Office
3 135 (16.90%) Banking
4 93 (11.64%) Investment Banking
5 80 (10.01%) Financial Institution
6 39 (4.88%) Retail
7 34 (4.26%) Marketing
8 25 (3.13%) Law
9 20 (2.50%) Billing
10 13 (1.63%) Legal
11 11 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
11 11 (1.38%) Telecoms
12 10 (1.25%) Advertising
13 9 (1.13%) Back Office
14 8 (1.00%) German Language
14 8 (1.00%) Manufacturing
14 8 (1.00%) Publishing
15 6 (0.75%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.63%) French Language
17 4 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 117 (14.64%) Analyst
2 107 (13.39%) Developer
3 65 (8.14%) Portfolio Manager
4 63 (7.88%) Project Manager
5 54 (6.76%) Software Engineer
6 52 (6.51%) Software Developer
7 48 (6.01%) Java Developer
8 43 (5.38%) Architect
9 42 (5.26%) IT Manager
9 42 (5.26%) PMO Manager
10 39 (4.88%) Programme Manager
11 37 (4.63%) Consultant
12 36 (4.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 36 (4.51%) Java Engineer
12 36 (4.51%) Java Software Engineer
12 36 (4.51%) Python Developer
13 35 (4.38%) AWS Developer
13 35 (4.38%) AWS Engineer
13 35 (4.38%) AWS Software Engineer
13 35 (4.38%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (9.89%) AngularJS
2 71 (8.89%) React
3 70 (8.76%) Web Services
4 61 (7.63%) J2EE
5 60 (7.51%) J2SE
6 54 (6.76%) .NET
7 42 (5.26%) HTML
8 35 (4.38%) XML
9 28 (3.50%) Kafka
10 25 (3.13%) Vert.x
11 22 (2.75%) RESTful
12 20 (2.50%) CSS
13 18 (2.25%) ASP.NET
14 17 (2.13%) REST
15 16 (2.00%) Spring
16 15 (1.88%) Node.js
17 14 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
18 13 (1.63%) Gherkin
18 13 (1.63%) Swagger
19 11 (1.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 113 (14.14%) Hedge funds
2 90 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (10.01%) Fixed Income
4 68 (8.51%) Computer Science
5 63 (7.88%) Derivative
6 52 (6.51%) Cyberthreat
7 50 (6.26%) Management Information System
8 31 (3.88%) Virtual Team
9 30 (3.75%) Algorithms
10 29 (3.63%) Data Centre
11 28 (3.50%) Equities
12 27 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
13 24 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 21 (2.63%) Fintech
15 18 (2.25%) Equity Derivative
16 16 (2.00%) Data Structures
16 16 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (1.75%) User Experience
18 12 (1.50%) Market Risk
18 12 (1.50%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 48 (6.01%) Windows
2 32 (4.01%) Unix
3 25 (3.13%) Linux
4 10 (1.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.50%) pSOS
6 2 (0.25%) VMS
6 2 (0.25%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (30.04%) Project Management
3 173 (21.65%) Asset Management
4 150 (18.77%) Problem-Solving
5 133 (16.65%) PRINCE2
6 128 (16.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 122 (15.27%) Risk Management
8 121 (15.14%) Investment Management
9 109 (13.64%) Programme Management
10 108 (13.52%) Scrum
10 108 (13.52%) Software Engineering
11 91 (11.39%) DevOps
12 86 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
13 83 (10.39%) Strategic Thinking
14 81 (10.14%) Microservices
15 80 (10.01%) Analytics
16 75 (9.39%) Waterfall
17 72 (9.01%) Deployment Automation
18 71 (8.89%) Change Management
19 65 (8.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 149 (18.65%) SQL
2 131 (16.40%) Java
3 114 (14.27%) Python
4 72 (9.01%) C#
5 46 (5.76%) JavaScript
6 32 (4.01%) R
7 28 (3.50%) C
7 28 (3.50%) VBA
8 17 (2.13%) C++
9 16 (2.00%) PHP
10 14 (1.75%) T-SQL
11 13 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.63%) Scala
12 11 (1.38%) Ruby
13 7 (0.88%) Perl
13 7 (0.88%) VB
14 6 (0.75%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.50%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 151 (18.90%) Degree
2 50 (6.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 50 (6.26%) PMP
3 29 (3.63%) Master's Degree
4 28 (3.50%) PMI Certification
5 22 (2.75%) APMP
6 18 (2.25%) Security Cleared
7 14 (1.75%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.00%) CFA
9 7 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.88%) MAPM
9 7 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.63%) ISEB
10 5 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.50%) SAFe Agilist
12 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.25%) CAPM
12 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (19.27%) PMO
2 36 (4.51%) QA
3 15 (1.88%) GDPR
4 7 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.88%) SLA
5 6 (0.75%) P3O
6 4 (0.50%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.38%) COBIT
7 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.38%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.25%) MiFID
9 1 (0.13%) BS25999
9 1 (0.13%) EMIR
9 1 (0.13%) IFRS
9 1 (0.13%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (7.88%) Docker
2 9 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.25%) vSphere
4 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 60 (7.51%) Terraform
2 7 (0.88%) SCVMM
3 4 (0.50%) Control-M
4 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.13%) Mesos
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 73 (9.14%) Microsoft
2 71 (8.89%) Oracle
3 26 (3.25%) Charles River
4 12 (1.50%) Kofax
4 12 (1.50%) Sybase
5 11 (1.38%) SAP
6 8 (1.00%) ServiceNow
7 7 (0.88%) Bloomberg
7 7 (0.88%) CA
7 7 (0.88%) Fidessa
7 7 (0.88%) IBM
7 7 (0.88%) SimCorp
8 6 (0.75%) TIBCO
9 5 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.63%) Cognizant
9 5 (0.63%) Planview
9 5 (0.63%) Sophis
10 4 (0.50%) Advent
10 4 (0.50%) Eze Castle Integration
10 4 (0.50%) Splunk