The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 240 242 217
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 13 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.098% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.12% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 14
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Investment Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5612 5961 5807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.07% 83.34% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4559 4753 4939
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
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 the North West

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

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Investment Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Investment Management Salary Trend in the North West

Investment Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Investment Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Investment Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 8 £65,000 -
Manchester +5 5 £48,000 -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 18 (69.23%) Banking
3 15 (57.69%) Investment Banking
4 12 (46.15%) Risk Management
5 11 (42.31%) Financial Institution
5 11 (42.31%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 8 (30.77%) Back Office
6 8 (30.77%) Change Management
7 7 (26.92%) SLA
7 7 (26.92%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (23.08%) CRM
8 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
9 5 (19.23%) Project Management
9 5 (19.23%) UNIX
9 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle
10 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
10 4 (15.38%) MS Project
10 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 4 (15.38%) IBM
11 3 (11.54%) QA
11 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Project
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) DTS
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) WebLOAD
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 18 (69.23%) Banking
3 15 (57.69%) Investment Banking
4 11 (42.31%) Corporate Banking
4 11 (42.31%) Financial Institution
5 8 (30.77%) Back Office
6 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Front Office
6 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Business Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Applications Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Service Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Content Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Business Systems Manager
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) QA Leader
5 2 (7.69%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (7.69%) PMO Lead
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
1 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.85%) JSON
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) WSDL
2 1 (3.85%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Derivative
2 1 (3.85%) iPhone
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 8 (30.77%) Change Management
3 7 (26.92%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) CRM
4 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
8 2 (7.69%) UML
8 2 (7.69%) OO
9 1 (3.85%) Service Management
9 1 (3.85%) OOP
9 1 (3.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
1 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) GIAC
2 1 (3.85%) GCIA
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
1 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Progress
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Apple