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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 621 616 582
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -34
Permanent jobs citing CFA 10 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.094% 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.086% 0.37% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 38 29
Average salary £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,750 £77,250 £101,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £40,000
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
11691 12571 11613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.16% 25.65% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9602 10233 9470
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +27 4 £63,750 -1.92% 2
CFA
England

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Analytics
3 6 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 4 (26.67%) VBA
4 4 (26.67%) SunGard
4 4 (26.67%) French Language
4 4 (26.67%) German Language
4 4 (26.67%) Spanish Language
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) CIMA
6 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
6 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
6 2 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (13.33%) BI-SAM
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SDH
1 1 (6.67%) SONET
1 1 (6.67%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) French Language
2 4 (26.67%) German Language
2 4 (26.67%) Spanish Language
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Sales Executive
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Performance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Director
5 1 (6.67%) Excel Developer
5 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) RAD Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.67%) Economics
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) VBA
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CIMA
3 1 (6.67%) ACCA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SunGard
2 2 (13.33%) BI-SAM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + TAX FREE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago