The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 319 312 336
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing CFA 13 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.026% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £53,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £73,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3028 2944 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.92% 25.03% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2579 2537 2852
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CFA
London

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 18 April 2014.

CFA Salary Histogram in the City of London

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (46.67%) Front Office
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
1 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
1 7 (46.67%) Investment Management
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (33.33%) Business Development
3 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) Serena
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 3 (20.00%) BI-SAM
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) FactSet
5 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Product Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (13.33%) Advertising
5 2 (13.33%) MBA

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LatentZero
1 1 (6.67%) Advent Geneva
1 1 (6.67%) PORTIA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Front Office
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Pricing Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.67%) Equities
3 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
1 7 (46.67%) Investment Management
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (33.33%) Business Development
3 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Fund Management
5 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VBScript
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Serena
2 3 (20.00%) BI-SAM
3 2 (13.33%) FactSet
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) Siebel
3 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (6.67%) Charles River
4 1 (6.67%) thinkFolio
4 1 (6.67%) Advent
4 1 (6.67%) Fiserv
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago