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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 225 246 245
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 14 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +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
5433 5856 5892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 82.49% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4331 4729 4868
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
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 24 April 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
Cheshire +20 12 £45,000 -
Manchester +9 2 £52,500 -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 12 (60.00%) Banking
2 12 (60.00%) Corporate Banking
3 10 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 10 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (30.00%) UNIX
4 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Coaching
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) MS Project
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (15.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) C

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Project
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) DTS
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) WebLOAD
2 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Banking
2 12 (60.00%) Corporate Banking
3 10 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 10 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.00%) Back Office
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Content Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Design Manager
3 2 (10.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.00%) PMO Lead
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) WSDL
2 2 (10.00%) Cocoa
2 2 (10.00%) JSON
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (10.00%) iPhone
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (30.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Coaching
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
1 2 (10.00%) C++
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (10.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (10.00%) Progress
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco