The table below looks at the statistics for CFA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CFA over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 885 910 901
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs citing CFA 11 10 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.010% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.044% 0.037% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 44
Median salary £35,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £62,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,200 £98,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 - -
CFA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24935 27253 30102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.01% 27.34% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20244 21581 24365
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CFA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing CFA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CFA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CFA
Salary Trend in England

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

CFA Salary Trend in England

CFA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CFA across the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

CFA Salary Histogram in England

CFA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CFA within the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London 0 8 £35,000 -50.00% 3
North West - 1 £35,000 -
South East - 1 - -
South West - 1 £66,500 -
CFA
UK

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing CFA 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 England region with a requirement for CFA.

1 34 (94.44%) Finance
2 30 (83.33%) SQL
3 24 (66.67%) Front Office
3 24 (66.67%) Degree
4 22 (61.11%) AIFMD
4 22 (61.11%) C#
4 22 (61.11%) Intranet
5 16 (44.44%) VBA
6 15 (41.67%) Equities
7 14 (38.89%) Hedge funds
7 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
8 6 (16.67%) Java
8 6 (16.67%) Bloomberg
9 5 (13.89%) NYFIX
9 5 (13.89%) CQG
9 5 (13.89%) C
9 5 (13.89%) Reuters
9 5 (13.89%) Tcl
9 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
9 5 (13.89%) Fidessa
9 5 (13.89%) Perl
9 5 (13.89%) C++
9 5 (13.89%) Linux
9 5 (13.89%) Python
9 5 (13.89%) PhD
9 5 (13.89%) MBA
9 5 (13.89%) SUSE
9 5 (13.89%) Debian
9 5 (13.89%) Fedora
9 5 (13.89%) FIX Protocol

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Summit
1 1 (2.78%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (94.44%) Finance
2 24 (66.67%) Front Office
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Law
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
1 22 (61.11%) Junior
1 22 (61.11%) Junior Developer
2 15 (41.67%) Graduate
3 14 (38.89%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Junior C# Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Junior SQL Developer
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Electronic Trading Support
6 5 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Linux Support
6 5 (13.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Systems Support
7 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Commercial Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Equities
2 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 14 (38.89%) Hedge funds
3 5 (13.89%) Eurex
4 2 (5.56%) Derivative
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Economics
5 1 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) CentOS
1 5 (13.89%) Debian
1 5 (13.89%) Fedora
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
1 5 (13.89%) SUSE
1 5 (13.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Black-Scholes
1 5 (13.89%) Electronic Trading
1 5 (13.89%) Greeks
2 3 (8.33%) Wealth Management
3 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
3 2 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
3 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.78%) Analytics
4 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Business Development
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) C#
3 16 (44.44%) VBA
4 6 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.89%) C
5 5 (13.89%) C++
5 5 (13.89%) Perl
5 5 (13.89%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) Tcl
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) MBA
2 5 (13.89%) PhD
3 1 (2.78%) ACCA
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (61.11%) AIFMD
2 1 (2.78%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.78%) EMIR
2 1 (2.78%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Bloomberg
2 5 (13.89%) CQG
2 5 (13.89%) Fidessa
2 5 (13.89%) GL TRADE
2 5 (13.89%) NYFIX
2 5 (13.89%) Patsystems
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.89%) Reuters
3 1 (2.78%) Calypso
3 1 (2.78%) Charles River
3 1 (2.78%) FactSet
3 1 (2.78%) FNZ
3 1 (2.78%) Murex
3 1 (2.78%) SimCorp
3 1 (2.78%) Sophis
3 1 (2.78%) StatPro
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
FactSet
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago