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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
Rank 900 858 -
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -
Permanent jobs citing AIFMD 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.008% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.025% 0.083% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £80,000 £61,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -
UK excluding London average 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
12164 10802 12350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.65% 10.15% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9342 8463 10162
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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
Top 3 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 15 September 2014. 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
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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
London -22 3 £80,000 +31.14% 1
England -44 3 £80,000 +31.14% 1
City of London +13 1 - - 1

AIFMD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Asset Management
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) FATCA
4 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (40.00%) Project Management
6 7 (35.00%) Back Office
6 7 (35.00%) Banking
6 7 (35.00%) EMIR
7 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
7 6 (30.00%) QA
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) OOP
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) CRM
8 5 (25.00%) Resource Management
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) MiFID
9 4 (20.00%) Fund Management
9 4 (20.00%) QlikView
9 4 (20.00%) Use Case
9 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.00%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (15.00%) Legal
10 3 (15.00%) Derivative
11 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
11 2 (10.00%) Degree
11 2 (10.00%) Data Management

AIFMD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) QlikView
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Back Office
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Front Office
5 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Asset Management
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (40.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
6 5 (25.00%) Resource Management
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) OOP
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) CRM
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Fund Management
7 4 (20.00%) Use Case
8 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
8 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
8 2 (10.00%) Data Management
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) FATCA
2 7 (35.00%) EMIR
3 6 (30.00%) QA
4 4 (20.00%) MiFID
5 3 (15.00%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (10.00%) Solvency II
7 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
7 1 (5.00%) UCITS
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.00%) Charles River
2 1 (5.00%) DataFlux
2 1 (5.00%) Datanomic
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Trillium
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
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