The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 113 88 124
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +36
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 62 71 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.71% 2.31% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.83% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 25
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Investment Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2973 2507 2484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.17% 81.66% 76.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 1625 1647
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Investment Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Investment Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Investment Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Investment Management Salary Histogram in Scotland

Investment Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Glasgow -9 39 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Edinburgh -25 21 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Stirling - 1 - -
Investment Management
UK

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 109 (85.16%) Finance
2 87 (67.97%) Banking
3 66 (51.56%) Investment Banking
3 66 (51.56%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (46.09%) Risk Management
5 55 (42.97%) Degree
6 53 (41.41%) Java
7 50 (39.06%) SQL
8 48 (37.50%) Computer Science
9 47 (36.72%) Mathematics
9 47 (36.72%) Physics
9 47 (36.72%) C++
10 46 (35.94%) Financial Institution
10 46 (35.94%) Grid Computing
10 46 (35.94%) Market Risk
11 24 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 22 (17.19%) Relational Database
13 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (16.41%) Equities
13 21 (16.41%) Project Management
13 21 (16.41%) RDBMS
14 15 (11.72%) Fixed Income
14 15 (11.72%) Retail
14 15 (11.72%) Wealth Management
14 15 (11.72%) Retail Banking
14 15 (11.72%) Private Banking
14 15 (11.72%) Business Analysis
15 14 (10.94%) Workflow
16 13 (10.16%) Asset Management
16 13 (10.16%) UNIX

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.78%) FileNet
1 1 (0.78%) SAS
1 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.78%) LAN
1 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.19%) Relational Database
3 21 (16.41%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Subversion
1 1 (0.78%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.78%) ERwin
General
1 109 (85.16%) Finance
2 87 (67.97%) Banking
3 66 (51.56%) Investment Banking
4 46 (35.94%) Financial Institution
5 15 (11.72%) Retail
5 15 (11.72%) Retail Banking
5 15 (11.72%) Private Banking
6 12 (9.38%) Front Office
7 9 (7.03%) Back Office
8 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (50.00%) Developer
2 45 (35.16%) Java Developer
3 34 (26.56%) Analyst
4 28 (21.88%) Business Analyst
5 23 (17.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (17.97%) Senior Developer
6 14 (10.94%) Technical Business Analyst
6 14 (10.94%) Technical Analyst
7 12 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.13%) Service Manager
10 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Services Manager
11 3 (2.34%) Programme Manager
12 2 (1.56%) Junior
12 2 (1.56%) Project Manager
12 2 (1.56%) Consultant
12 2 (1.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.81%) XML
2 4 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (2.34%) .NET
4 2 (1.56%) HTML
4 2 (1.56%) CSS
4 2 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (0.78%) SPNEGO
5 1 (0.78%) jQuery
5 1 (0.78%) Spring
5 1 (0.78%) JSP
5 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 66 (51.56%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 47 (36.72%) Mathematics
3 47 (36.72%) Physics
4 46 (35.94%) Grid Computing
4 46 (35.94%) Market Risk
5 21 (16.41%) Equities
6 15 (11.72%) Fixed Income
7 4 (3.13%) GIS
8 2 (1.56%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.78%) Open Source
9 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.78%) Firmware
9 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.16%) UNIX
2 6 (4.69%) Windows
3 5 (3.91%) Linux
4 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) HPUX
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (46.09%) Risk Management
2 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.41%) Project Management
3 15 (11.72%) Wealth Management
3 15 (11.72%) Business Analysis
4 14 (10.94%) Workflow
5 13 (10.16%) Asset Management
6 9 (7.03%) Data Management
7 8 (6.25%) Use Case
8 7 (5.47%) Enterprise Data Management
8 7 (5.47%) ITIL
9 6 (4.69%) Data Modelling
10 5 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.13%) UML
11 4 (3.13%) Service Management
11 4 (3.13%) Scrum
11 4 (3.13%) Migration
11 4 (3.13%) Data Migration
11 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (3.13%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.41%) Java
2 50 (39.06%) SQL
3 47 (36.72%) C++
4 10 (7.81%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.47%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.91%) C#
7 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.78%) C
9 1 (0.78%) VBA
9 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (42.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.56%) ISEB
2 2 (1.56%) OCP
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.78%) APMP
3 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 9 (7.03%) Oracle
2 7 (5.47%) GoldenSource
2 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.91%) Charles River
4 3 (2.34%) thinkFolio
5 2 (1.56%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) Brocade
6 1 (0.78%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.78%) VMware
6 1 (0.78%) Sybase
6 1 (0.78%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.78%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
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