The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 175 180 177
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 5 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 13
Average salary £48,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Investment Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3117 3340 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.19% 83.33% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2715 2847
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Investment Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Management across the Manchester region.

Investment Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Investment Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Management.

1 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) UML
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) QA
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) GCIA
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) WebLOAD
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) GIAC
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Investment Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DTS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) WebLOAD
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
1 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) UML
1 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) GIAC
1 1 (14.29%) GCIA
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP