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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 620 592 559
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -33
Permanent jobs citing CFA 13 61 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.12% 0.100%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.48% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 58 29
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £82,500 £83,000
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
11341 12599 11271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.72% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9220 10129 9196
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 £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 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 3 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 +31 5 £60,000 -27.27% 3
CFA
England

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) Investment Management
3 7 (35.00%) German Language
3 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) French Language
4 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) SunGard
4 5 (25.00%) Spanish Language
5 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) VBA
6 3 (15.00%) Economics
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
7 2 (10.00%) AIFMD
7 2 (10.00%) Solvency II
7 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
7 2 (10.00%) BI-SAM
7 2 (10.00%) Equities
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
7 2 (10.00%) Italian Language

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 7 (35.00%) German Language
3 5 (25.00%) French Language
3 5 (25.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (10.00%) Italian Language
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Back Office
5 1 (5.00%) Front Office
5 1 (5.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Graduate
3 3 (15.00%) Sales Executive
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Hyperion Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Development Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Development Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Director
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) MI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.00%) Economics
4 2 (10.00%) Equities
4 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (5.00%) Derivative
5 1 (5.00%) Physics
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Investment Management
2 7 (35.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Functional Programming
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) VBA
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CIMA
3 1 (5.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Solvency II
1 2 (10.00%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) SunGard
2 2 (10.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (10.00%) BI-SAM
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) webMethods
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