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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank - 316 318
Permanent jobs citing CFA 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.019% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.077% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £85,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £46,000 -
% change year-on-year
-30.97% -
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
1749 2609 2623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.20% 25.12% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 2248 2223
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Front Office
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (50.00%) AIFMD
2 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Junior C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Equities
1 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) AIFMD