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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 603 648 651
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +3
Permanent jobs citing CFA 10 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.052% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 15
Median salary £67,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+92.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £27,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £52,500
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
8916 11147 11268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.44% 25.24% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7470 9231 8983
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 28 September 2016.

CFA Salary Histogram in London

CFA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CFA within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
City of London +39 1 - -
CFA
England

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) Investment Banking
4 6 (50.00%) Charles River
4 6 (50.00%) Investment Management
5 5 (41.67%) Data Analytics
5 5 (41.67%) Analytics
5 5 (41.67%) Portware
5 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
6 4 (33.33%) Data Management
6 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
6 4 (33.33%) Advertising
6 4 (33.33%) Change Management
6 4 (33.33%) ACCA
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) COREP
6 4 (33.33%) FINREP
7 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (25.00%) Hedge funds
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) Back Office
8 2 (16.67%) Fixed Income
8 2 (16.67%) Front Office
8 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg
8 2 (16.67%) PMP
8 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 1 (8.33%) Windows
9 1 (8.33%) Linux

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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) Investment Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Advertising
4 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
5 3 (25.00%) Back Office
6 2 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Transformation Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) CentOS
1 1 (8.33%) Debian
1 1 (8.33%) Fedora
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) SUSE
1 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (8.33%) Black-Scholes
5 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (8.33%) Greeks
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) ACCA
3 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (8.33%) MBA
4 1 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) COREP
1 4 (33.33%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Charles River
2 5 (41.67%) Portware
3 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (8.33%) CQG
4 1 (8.33%) FactSet
4 1 (8.33%) Fidessa
4 1 (8.33%) GL TRADE
4 1 (8.33%) ION Trading
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) NYFIX
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Patsystems
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Reuters
4 1 (8.33%) StatPro
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