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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
Rank 866 890 884
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing AIFMD 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.029% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £87,500 £80,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -

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
11059 10435 11088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.44% 10.17% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8612 8030 9048
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,975 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

AIFMD Salary Histogram in the UK

AIFMD
Top 7 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 30 January 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 +4 11 £87,500 +9.37% 4
London +7 10 £87,500 +9.37% 4
City of London +11 8 £87,500 +9.37% 2
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

AIFMD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (92.31%) Asset Management
2 11 (84.62%) FATCA
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
4 9 (69.23%) EMIR
5 8 (61.54%) MiFID
5 8 (61.54%) UCITS
5 8 (61.54%) Investment Management
6 7 (53.85%) Project Management
7 5 (38.46%) Derivative
7 5 (38.46%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (15.38%) MS Project
9 2 (15.38%) PMP
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) Hedge funds
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (15.38%) Banking
10 1 (7.69%) Retail
10 1 (7.69%) Legal
10 1 (7.69%) Billing
10 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
10 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
10 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
10 1 (7.69%) Change Control
10 1 (7.69%) Markit EDM
10 1 (7.69%) International Banking
10 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (7.69%) Charles River
10 1 (7.69%) ACCA
10 1 (7.69%) Fidessa

AIFMD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (15.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Markit EDM
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Derivative
2 2 (15.38%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Asset Management
2 8 (61.54%) Investment Management
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ACCA
2 1 (7.69%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) FATCA
2 9 (69.23%) EMIR
3 8 (61.54%) MiFID
3 8 (61.54%) UCITS
4 5 (38.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Charles River
1 1 (7.69%) Fidessa
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago