The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 843 813 835
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Permanent jobs citing CFA 44 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.039% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 48
Average salary £63,750 £65,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £99,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30808 29173 32331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.11% 27.72% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24867 23810 27635
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CFA
UK

CFA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CFA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 April 2014.

CFA Salary Histogram in England

CFA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CFA within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -37 44 £63,750 -1.92% 6
CFA
UK

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 46 (65.71%) Finance
2 36 (51.43%) Degree
3 28 (40.00%) SQL
4 23 (32.86%) Front Office
4 23 (32.86%) Investment Management
5 22 (31.43%) C#
6 20 (28.57%) VBA
6 20 (28.57%) Hedge funds
7 19 (27.14%) PRINCE2
7 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
8 18 (25.71%) MS Excel
8 18 (25.71%) Banking
8 18 (25.71%) Business Analysis
9 17 (24.29%) Risk Management
10 15 (21.43%) Windows
10 15 (21.43%) Bloomberg
11 14 (20.00%) Asset Management
11 14 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 13 (18.57%) MBA
12 13 (18.57%) .NET
13 12 (17.14%) Programme Management
13 12 (17.14%) Back Office
13 12 (17.14%) Knowledge Management
13 12 (17.14%) Business Development
13 12 (17.14%) Credit Risk
14 11 (15.71%) Java
15 10 (14.29%) UNIX
16 9 (12.86%) T-SQL
16 9 (12.86%) Fixed Income
16 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 (1.43%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) MS Office
3 5 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) LatentZero
1 1 (1.43%) PORTIA
1 1 (1.43%) Advent Geneva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (7.14%) MS Access
5 5 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.43%) Essbase
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) Hudson
General
1 46 (65.71%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Front Office
3 18 (25.71%) Banking
4 12 (17.14%) Back Office
5 5 (7.14%) Law
6 3 (4.29%) Legal
6 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.29%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.86%) Advertising
7 2 (2.86%) Retail
8 1 (1.43%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Developer
2 22 (31.43%) Analyst
3 11 (15.71%) C# Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Graduate
8 2 (2.86%) Murex Business Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Excel Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Customer Support Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Excel VBA Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Services Director
8 2 (2.86%) Customer Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) VBA Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) .NET
2 7 (10.00%) WSH
3 5 (7.14%) MDX
4 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Hedge funds
2 14 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (17.14%) Credit Risk
4 9 (12.86%) Fixed Income
5 8 (11.43%) Derivative
6 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (10.00%) Economics
6 7 (10.00%) Market Risk
6 7 (10.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (4.29%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (4.29%) Equities
7 3 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.86%) PMI
9 1 (1.43%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.43%) Ontologies
9 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) UNIX
3 7 (10.00%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) Windows 2000
3 7 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Investment Management
2 19 (27.14%) PRINCE2
3 18 (25.71%) Business Analysis
4 17 (24.29%) Risk Management
5 14 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 12 (17.14%) Knowledge Management
6 12 (17.14%) Business Development
6 12 (17.14%) Programme Management
7 8 (11.43%) Workflow
7 8 (11.43%) Analytics
8 7 (10.00%) CRM
8 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.00%) Six Sigma
8 7 (10.00%) Product Management
9 5 (7.14%) Finite Element Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (7.14%) Data Management
9 5 (7.14%) ITIL
9 5 (7.14%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) SQL
2 22 (31.43%) C#
3 20 (28.57%) VBA
4 11 (15.71%) Java
5 9 (12.86%) T-SQL
6 8 (11.43%) C++
7 7 (10.00%) Perl
7 7 (10.00%) VBScript
7 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.29%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.86%) Python
10 1 (1.43%) R
10 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (51.43%) Degree
2 13 (18.57%) MBA
3 6 (8.57%) CIMA
3 6 (8.57%) ACCA
4 5 (7.14%) CIPFA
5 2 (2.86%) ISEB
5 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) Solvency II
2 3 (4.29%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) Bloomberg
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) Sybase
3 7 (10.00%) Siebel
3 7 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (8.57%) Cognos
5 5 (7.14%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.71%) BI-SAM
7 3 (4.29%) Serena
8 2 (2.86%) FactSet
8 2 (2.86%) Charles River
8 2 (2.86%) Murex
9 1 (1.43%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.43%) Portware
9 1 (1.43%) thinkFolio
9 1 (1.43%) Advent
9 1 (1.43%) Fiserv
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Business exposure - Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Palm Mason
Salary: £55,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 27 days ago