The table below looks at the statistics for CFA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CFA over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 303 334 320
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -14
Permanent jobs citing CFA 5 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.071% 0.091%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 10
Average salary £60,000 £82,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +34.69%
UK excluding London average salary - - £46,250
CFA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2482 3137 2852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.94% 24.79% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2123 2622 2501
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

CFA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CFA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CFA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CFA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CFA across the City of London region.

CFA Salary Trend in the City of London

CFA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CFA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CFA Salary Histogram in the City of London

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CFA 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 CFA.

1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) BI-SAM
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) AIFMD
4 2 (22.22%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (22.22%) Solvency II
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Economics
4 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Back Office
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) CIMA
5 1 (11.11%) Front Office
5 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) webMethods
5 1 (11.11%) ACCA
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Sybase

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CFA 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 CFA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (11.11%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Performance Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Development Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Development Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
2 2 (22.22%) Economics
3 1 (11.11%) Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ACCA
2 1 (11.11%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Solvency II
1 2 (22.22%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) BI-SAM
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) webMethods
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 days ago