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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
UK
Rank 859 928 947
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +19
Permanent jobs citing AIFMD 3 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.023% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.032% 0.19% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 6
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -60.00%
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
9330 12519 11750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.11% 12.22% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7418 9933 9124
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 £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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
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 22 February 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 +53 3 £60,000 +71.42% 1
London +46 3 £60,000 +71.42% 1
City of London +25 3 £60,000 -28.35%

AIFMD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) UCITS
3 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
3 8 (61.54%) EMIR
4 7 (53.85%) Solvency II
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) MiFID
4 7 (53.85%) Wealth Management
4 7 (53.85%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) UML
4 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) Investment Management
6 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
7 4 (30.77%) Fund Management
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
9 2 (15.38%) Compliance Management
9 2 (15.38%) Risk and Compliance Management
9 2 (15.38%) thinkFolio
9 2 (15.38%) Reinsurance
9 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Banking
9 2 (15.38%) Sentinel
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
9 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Derivative
9 2 (15.38%) C#
9 2 (15.38%) 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Sentinel
1 2 (15.38%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (76.92%) 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 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Regulatory Business Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
2 2 (15.38%) Derivative
2 2 (15.38%) Reinsurance
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Equities
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 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
5 4 (30.77%) Fund Management
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Compliance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) UCITS
2 8 (61.54%) EMIR
3 7 (53.85%) MiFID
3 7 (53.85%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Charles River
2 1 (7.69%) Embarcadero