The table below looks at the statistics for AIFMD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AIFMD over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
Rank 887 903 870
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -33
Permanent jobs citing AIFMD 12 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.10% 0.056% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 11
Average salary £60,000 £52,000 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 -
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11896 12437 10883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.72% 10.68% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9512 9591 8546
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AIFMD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AIFMD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

AIFMD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AIFMD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AIFMD within the UK.

AIFMD Salary Trend in the UK

AIFMD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AIFMD over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

AIFMD Salary Histogram in the UK

AIFMD
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIFMD within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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
England +26 11 £60,000 +15.38% 3
London +8 11 £60,000 -12.72% 3
City of London +41 10 £60,000 - 3
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

AIFMD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing AIFMD 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 AIFMD.

1 11 (73.33%) SQL
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) MiFID
4 6 (40.00%) Hedge funds
4 6 (40.00%) CFA
4 6 (40.00%) Front Office
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 5 (33.33%) Equities
5 5 (33.33%) EMIR
6 4 (26.67%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Solvency II
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) VBA
6 4 (26.67%) Intranet
6 4 (26.67%) Back Office
7 3 (20.00%) Fixed Income
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Economics
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
8 2 (13.33%) Derivative
8 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
8 2 (13.33%) Fund Accounting
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification

AIFMD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing AIFMD 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 AIFMD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Front Office
3 4 (26.67%) Back Office
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (6.67%) Private Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Graduate C# Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Junior Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Junior C# Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Graduate
2 4 (26.67%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Trainer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Report Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Strategy Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) AIFMD Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Hedge funds
2 5 (33.33%) Equities
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (20.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (13.33%) Economics
5 2 (13.33%) Derivative
5 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
6 1 (6.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (13.33%) Fund Accounting
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (6.67%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) CFA
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) MiFID
2 5 (33.33%) EMIR
3 4 (26.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (26.67%) Solvency II
4 1 (6.67%) FATCA
4 1 (6.67%) QA
4 1 (6.67%) UCITS
4 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Charles River
2 1 (6.67%) SimCorp
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
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Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
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