The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Management
England / West Midlands
Rank - 231 212
Permanent jobs citing Investment Management 0 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.18% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.20% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year -15.00% -27.27%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4249 5420 4224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.96% 88.26% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3440 4367 3531
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Investment Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Investment Management in the West Midlands

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Collateral Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA