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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 620 620 573
Rank change year-on-year
0 -47
Permanent jobs citing CFA 16 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 45 27
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -38.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £37,500 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £78,000 £100,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £46,250
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
11158 12125 11183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.23% 25.19% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9085 9732 9049
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CFA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CFA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

CFA Salary Histogram in London

CFA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CFA within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
City of London +30 8 £60,000 -27.27% 3
CFA
England

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 16 (59.26%) Degree
3 12 (44.44%) Investment Management
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Analytics
5 7 (25.93%) Marketing
5 7 (25.93%) German Language
6 6 (22.22%) Hedge funds
6 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (22.22%) VBA
7 5 (18.52%) SunGard
7 5 (18.52%) Equities
7 5 (18.52%) AIFMD
7 5 (18.52%) Spanish Language
7 5 (18.52%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (18.52%) French Language
8 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.81%) Fixed Income
8 4 (14.81%) Front Office
8 4 (14.81%) Economics
8 4 (14.81%) C#
8 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
9 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) Intranet
9 3 (11.11%) ETL
9 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
9 3 (11.11%) Coaching
10 2 (7.41%) Solvency II
10 2 (7.41%) BI-SAM

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) MS Access
1 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) German Language
3 5 (18.52%) French Language
3 5 (18.52%) Spanish Language
4 4 (14.81%) Front Office
5 2 (7.41%) Back Office
5 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.41%) Banking
5 2 (7.41%) Italian Language
6 1 (3.70%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Graduate
3 3 (11.11%) Junior
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Sales Executive
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Graduate C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Performance Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Hyperion Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Hedge funds
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Equities
3 4 (14.81%) Economics
3 4 (14.81%) Fixed Income
3 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Derivative
5 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Investment Management
2 8 (29.63%) Analytics
3 5 (18.52%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) ETL
5 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Fund Accounting
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.70%) Equity Research
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) VBA
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ACCA
2 2 (7.41%) CIMA
2 2 (7.41%) MBA
3 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) AIFMD
2 2 (7.41%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) SunGard
2 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
2 2 (7.41%) BI-SAM
3 1 (3.70%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) webMethods
3 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago