Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Portfolio Management
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 601 645 533
Rank change year-on-year +44 -112 +88
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 727 621 1,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.36% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.40% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 534 415 811
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -8.00%
10th Percentile £41,325 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £90,000 £91,000
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 161,161 154,899 184,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.85% 90.44% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 130,585 127,506 153,009
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 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 +36 705 £62,500 +4.17% 38
London +102 474 £65,000 - 17
UK excluding London -80 251 £52,500 - 24
Midlands +12 55 £45,947 -23.10% 2
South East -44 53 £47,500 - 6
North of England -29 52 £50,000 - 8
East of England -31 44 £70,000 -6.67% 3
West Midlands +4 38 £54,500 -22.14%
North West +7 30 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South West -17 24 £57,281 +43.20% 2
Yorkshire -2 22 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East Midlands +12 17 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Scotland -20 17 £52,750 +5.50% 3
Wales +5 3 £64,000 +11.30%

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 372 (51.17%) Finance
2 240 (33.01%) Project Management
3 216 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
4 178 (24.48%) PMO
5 171 (23.52%) Degree
6 165 (22.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 144 (19.81%) SQL
8 132 (18.16%) PRINCE2
9 124 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
10 108 (14.86%) Asset Management
11 104 (14.31%) Change Management
12 103 (14.17%) Programme Management
12 103 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
13 90 (12.38%) Software Engineering
14 89 (12.24%) C#
15 88 (12.10%) Risk Management
15 88 (12.10%) Analytics
16 85 (11.69%) Scrum
17 83 (11.42%) Java
17 83 (11.42%) Business Analysis
18 80 (11.00%) Front Office
19 77 (10.59%) Mathematics
20 75 (10.32%) Performance Management
21 72 (9.90%) SQL Server
21 72 (9.90%) Investment Management
21 72 (9.90%) Banking
22 71 (9.77%) .NET
22 71 (9.77%) Coaching
23 69 (9.49%) Hedge funds
23 69 (9.49%) Microsoft

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 25 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (3.16%) Confluence
2 23 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.48%) IIS
4 8 (1.10%) SAS
5 7 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.28%) Apache
6 2 (0.28%) GemFire
6 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.14%) CMS
7 1 (0.14%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 61 (8.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (7.29%) Microsoft Project
3 40 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 20 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.10%) CA PPM
2 6 (0.83%) Bloomberg AIM
3 4 (0.55%) Advent Geneva
3 4 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.55%) Tradar
4 3 (0.41%) SAP POS DM
4 3 (0.41%) SAP Retail
4 3 (0.41%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (0.41%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.28%) Carpe Diem
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.28%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.28%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.28%) Primavera
5 2 (0.28%) ReMetrica
5 2 (0.28%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (4.26%) PaaS
3 29 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.34%) SaaS
5 6 (0.83%) Office 365
6 5 (0.69%) GitHub
7 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.41%) Trello
8 2 (0.28%) FinancialForce
8 2 (0.28%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.28%) Slack
8 2 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.14%) Force.com
9 1 (0.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.20%) WAN
2 14 (1.93%) LAN
3 5 (0.69%) VPN
4 3 (0.41%) SMS
5 2 (0.28%) Skype
5 2 (0.28%) VPLS
6 1 (0.14%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (0.14%) Internet
6 1 (0.14%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) SSL
6 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.14%) Wireless
6 1 (0.14%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.20%) Big Data
3 15 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.65%) MySQL
5 11 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (0.96%) MemSQL
7 6 (0.83%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.69%) Data Lake
8 5 (0.69%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.69%) SAP HANA
9 4 (0.55%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.55%) Text Mining
10 3 (0.41%) OLAP
10 3 (0.41%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (4.95%) JIRA
2 34 (4.68%) Vagrant
3 31 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 27 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (3.44%) Moq
5 25 (3.44%) MSTest
5 25 (3.44%) NUnit
6 11 (1.51%) Cucumber
6 11 (1.51%) JUnit
6 11 (1.51%) Selenium
6 11 (1.51%) SpecFlow
7 10 (1.38%) Eclipse
7 10 (1.38%) Subversion
8 5 (0.69%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.55%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.14%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 372 (51.17%) Finance
2 80 (11.00%) Front Office
3 72 (9.90%) Banking
4 54 (7.43%) Financial Institution
5 32 (4.40%) Retail
6 28 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 28 (3.85%) Marketing
7 20 (2.75%) Back Office
8 18 (2.48%) Law
8 18 (2.48%) Legal
9 14 (1.93%) Advertising
9 14 (1.93%) Local Government
10 10 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
11 9 (1.24%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.10%) Billing
12 8 (1.10%) Retail Banking
12 8 (1.10%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.69%) Publishing
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 134 (18.43%) Analyst
2 93 (12.79%) Developer
3 75 (10.32%) Project Manager
4 57 (7.84%) Portfolio Manager
5 47 (6.46%) IT Manager
6 41 (5.64%) PMO Manager
7 40 (5.50%) Business Analyst
7 40 (5.50%) Consultant
7 40 (5.50%) ICT Manager
8 39 (5.36%) C# Developer
9 36 (4.95%) Software Developer
10 35 (4.81%) Portfolio Analyst
11 34 (4.68%) Business Manager
12 28 (3.85%) Software Engineer
13 27 (3.71%) Senior Manager
14 26 (3.58%) PMO Analyst
14 26 (3.58%) Relationships Manager
15 25 (3.44%) Business Relationship Manager
15 25 (3.44%) Java Developer
15 25 (3.44%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (9.77%) .NET
2 41 (5.64%) React
2 41 (5.64%) Web Services
3 40 (5.50%) AngularJS
4 34 (4.68%) J2EE
4 34 (4.68%) J2SE
5 31 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 31 (4.26%) REST
6 28 (3.85%) HTML
7 25 (3.44%) ASP.NET Core
7 25 (3.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (3.44%) RESTful
8 19 (2.61%) FIX Protocol
8 19 (2.61%) XML
9 11 (1.51%) Gherkin
9 11 (1.51%) Swagger
10 10 (1.38%) CSS
10 10 (1.38%) Kafka
10 10 (1.38%) Middleware
11 8 (1.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 103 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (9.49%) Hedge funds
3 68 (9.35%) Computer Science
4 55 (7.57%) Management Information System
5 52 (7.15%) Fixed Income
6 48 (6.60%) Derivative
7 35 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (3.99%) Market Risk
9 28 (3.85%) Fintech
9 28 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
11 21 (2.89%) Data Centre
11 21 (2.89%) Equities
12 16 (2.20%) Algorithms
12 16 (2.20%) Driving Licence
12 16 (2.20%) Equity Derivative
13 13 (1.79%) Virtual Team
14 9 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
14 9 (1.24%) Reinsurance
15 8 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 57 (7.84%) Windows
2 28 (3.85%) Unix
3 24 (3.30%) Linux
4 9 (1.24%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.41%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (33.01%) Project Management
2 216 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (22.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 132 (18.16%) PRINCE2
5 124 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
6 108 (14.86%) Asset Management
7 104 (14.31%) Change Management
8 103 (14.17%) Programme Management
9 90 (12.38%) Software Engineering
10 88 (12.10%) Analytics
10 88 (12.10%) Risk Management
11 85 (11.69%) Scrum
12 83 (11.42%) Business Analysis
13 77 (10.59%) Mathematics
14 75 (10.32%) Performance Management
15 72 (9.90%) Investment Management
16 71 (9.77%) Coaching
17 66 (9.08%) Microservices
18 61 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
19 58 (7.98%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 144 (19.81%) SQL
2 89 (12.24%) C#
3 83 (11.42%) Java
4 56 (7.70%) Python
5 38 (5.23%) VBA
6 25 (3.44%) C
6 25 (3.44%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.16%) JavaScript
8 22 (3.03%) R
9 17 (2.34%) C++
10 12 (1.65%) VB
11 11 (1.51%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.38%) PHP
13 7 (0.96%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.96%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.83%) Scala
15 3 (0.41%) Perl
16 1 (0.14%) Delphi
16 1 (0.14%) Ruby
16 1 (0.14%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 171 (23.52%) Degree
2 37 (5.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (3.30%) PMP
4 23 (3.16%) PMI Certification
5 17 (2.34%) Security Cleared
6 15 (2.06%) APMP
7 14 (1.93%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (1.10%) Master's Degree
10 7 (0.96%) CISM
10 7 (0.96%) CISSP
10 7 (0.96%) MAPM
10 7 (0.96%) PhD
11 6 (0.83%) IISP
12 5 (0.69%) CFA
12 5 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.41%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
15 1 (0.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (24.48%) PMO
2 52 (7.15%) QA
3 9 (1.24%) COBIT
3 9 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.24%) P3O
4 7 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.83%) GDPR
6 4 (0.55%) SLA
7 3 (0.41%) EMIR
7 3 (0.41%) MiFID
8 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.28%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.28%) SEPA
9 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.14%) IFRS
9 1 (0.14%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.14%) Val IT
System Software
1 35 (4.81%) Docker
2 6 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.28%) vSphere
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 34 (4.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 69 (9.49%) Microsoft
2 53 (7.29%) Oracle
3 17 (2.34%) SAP
4 14 (1.93%) Bloomberg
5 10 (1.38%) HP
5 10 (1.38%) Sybase
6 8 (1.10%) Planview
7 7 (0.96%) Calypso
7 7 (0.96%) Charles River
8 6 (0.83%) ArcSight
8 6 (0.83%) CA
8 6 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.83%) Splunk
9 5 (0.69%) Murex
9 5 (0.69%) ServiceNow
9 5 (0.69%) Sophis
10 4 (0.55%) Advent
10 4 (0.55%) Eze Castle Integration
10 4 (0.55%) Ivanti
10 4 (0.55%) Misys