The table below looks at the statistics for CFA in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CFA over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 581 637 654
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +17
Permanent jobs citing CFA 18 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.062% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 4
Median salary £85,000 £35,000 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+142.85% -52.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £33,250 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £86,000 £88,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -13.04%
CFA
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8602 11305 11517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.42% 26.09% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6938 9172 9407
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CFA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CFA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CFA
Salary Trend in London

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

CFA Salary Trend in London

CFA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CFA across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

CFA Salary Histogram in London

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 London region with a requirement for CFA.

1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) Banking
3 13 (52.00%) Investment Banking
4 12 (48.00%) Degree
5 10 (40.00%) General Ledger
5 10 (40.00%) Data Management
5 10 (40.00%) COREP
5 10 (40.00%) FINREP
5 10 (40.00%) ACCA
5 10 (40.00%) Change Management
5 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (32.00%) Investment Management
7 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
7 7 (28.00%) Analytics
8 6 (24.00%) Project Management
9 5 (20.00%) Back Office
9 5 (20.00%) Charles River
9 5 (20.00%) Data Analytics
9 5 (20.00%) Portware
10 4 (16.00%) Hedge funds
10 4 (16.00%) C#
10 4 (16.00%) Front Office
10 4 (16.00%) Advertising
10 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
11 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (12.00%) .NET
11 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
11 3 (12.00%) Bloomberg
11 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (12.00%) Liability-Driven Investment

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) Banking
3 13 (52.00%) Investment Banking
4 10 (40.00%) General Ledger
5 5 (20.00%) Back Office
6 4 (16.00%) Advertising
6 4 (16.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Consultant
1 10 (40.00%) Transformation Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Support Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) HTML5
2 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
1 4 (16.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Equities
2 1 (4.00%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) CentOS
1 1 (4.00%) Debian
1 1 (4.00%) Fedora
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) SUSE
1 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Change Management
1 10 (40.00%) Data Management
2 8 (32.00%) Investment Management
3 7 (28.00%) Analytics
3 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Business Development
6 3 (12.00%) Fund Management
6 3 (12.00%) Liability-Driven Investment
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Wealth Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Release Management
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Tcl
3 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) ACCA
3 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (8.00%) PMP
5 1 (4.00%) MBA
5 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) COREP
1 10 (40.00%) FINREP
2 2 (8.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (4.00%) AIFMD
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Charles River
1 5 (20.00%) Portware
2 3 (12.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.00%) CQG
3 1 (4.00%) Fidessa
3 1 (4.00%) GL TRADE
3 1 (4.00%) ION Trading
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) NYFIX
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Patsystems
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Reuters
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