The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Investment Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Management
England / North West
Rank 246 226 238
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 2 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.033% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 8
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -57.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% -25.92%  

Investment Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5480 4997 5827
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.40% 87.85% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4557 4156 4689
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Investment Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for Investment Management in the North West

Investment Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Management in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Investment Management 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +11 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Manchester -19 1 £32,500 -5.79%
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
1 8 (66.67%) SDLC
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) DB2
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) JSP
5 4 (33.33%) Servlets
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Sun
5 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) CSS3
5 4 (33.33%) Waterfall

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Gradle
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Mockito
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Private Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) ATM Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) CSS3
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
1 4 (33.33%) JSP
1 4 (33.33%) Servlets
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) EJB
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) WinForms
3 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 2 (16.67%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) RIA
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SDLC
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) MVVM
6 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) Coaching
7 2 (16.67%) Microservices
7 2 (16.67%) Open Source
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe