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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 844 840 816
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Permanent jobs citing CFA 10 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.045% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.037% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 44 26
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £82,500 £83,750
UK excluding London average salary - - £47,500
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
27102 29981 28056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.20% 27.34% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21480 24264 22837
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 10 £70,000 +21.73% 2
CFA
UK

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Investment Management
3 7 (30.43%) German Language
3 7 (30.43%) Marketing
3 7 (30.43%) Degree
3 7 (30.43%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Spanish Language
4 5 (21.74%) French Language
4 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (21.74%) SunGard
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 4 (17.39%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) VBA
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) CIMA
7 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) Equities
7 2 (8.70%) Italian Language
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Monte Carlo Method
7 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds
7 2 (8.70%) BI-SAM
7 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) MS Access
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) German Language
2 7 (30.43%) Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) Spanish Language
3 5 (21.74%) French Language
4 3 (13.04%) Banking
5 2 (8.70%) Italian Language
6 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.35%) International Banking
6 1 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (4.35%) Front Office
6 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Portfolio Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Graduate
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Sales Executive
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Performance Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Director
6 1 (4.35%) MI Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
2 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Equities
3 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.35%) Economics
4 1 (4.35%) Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Physics
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Investment Management
2 7 (30.43%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Workflow
3 4 (17.39%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) OOP
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Use Case
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
1 3 (13.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) CIMA
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ACCA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) SunGard
2 2 (8.70%) BI-SAM
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
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