The table below looks at the statistics for AIFMD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AIFMD over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
UK
Rank 843 901 937
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +36
Permanent jobs citing AIFMD 2 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.026% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.021% 0.21% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 9
Median salary £63,750 £35,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+82.14% -58.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £25,000 £65,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £72,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary - £25,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%

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
9471 12153 11578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.26% 12.14% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7548 9635 9075
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

AIFMD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing AIFMD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

AIFMD Salary Histogram in the UK

AIFMD
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIFMD within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
England +51 2 £63,750 +82.14%
London +43 2 £63,750 +82.14%
City of London - 1 £70,000 -

AIFMD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing AIFMD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AIFMD.

1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) MiFID
2 9 (69.23%) Solvency II
3 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
3 8 (61.54%) EMIR
4 7 (53.85%) UCITS
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) Wealth Management
4 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) UML
5 6 (46.15%) Investment Management
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Fund Management
8 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
8 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (15.38%) Reinsurance
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (15.38%) Banking
8 2 (15.38%) Back Office
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL

AIFMD
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Regulatory Business Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Investment Management Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Reinsurance
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Equities
2 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
2 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) SDLC
2 7 (53.85%) UML
2 7 (53.85%) Wealth Management
3 6 (46.15%) Investment Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Compliance Management
5 2 (15.38%) Fund Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) MiFID
1 9 (69.23%) Solvency II
2 8 (61.54%) EMIR
3 7 (53.85%) UCITS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Embarcadero