The table below looks at the statistics for EMIR skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 734 777 857
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +80
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 149 130 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.30% 1.06% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 112 106 25
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,750 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,750 £92,500 £126,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
-22.85% -

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
11437 12319 10859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.70% 10.49% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9001 9689 8777
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend

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

EMIR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EMIR
Salary Trend

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

EMIR Salary Trend in the UK

EMIR
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EMIR over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

EMIR Salary Histogram in the UK

EMIR
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EMIR within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
London +65 148 £65,000 -13.33% 25
England +53 148 £65,000 -13.33% 26
City of London +31 39 £65,000 -16.12% 5
Scotland - 1 £54,000 -
Lothian - 1 £54,000 -

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 161 (65.98%) Finance
2 155 (63.52%) Dodd-Frank
3 126 (51.64%) MiFID
4 114 (46.72%) Banking
5 90 (36.89%) SQL
6 77 (31.56%) Investment Banking
7 73 (29.92%) Derivative
8 69 (28.28%) Business Analysis
9 60 (24.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 52 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (20.90%) Project Management
12 50 (20.49%) Financial Institution
13 49 (20.08%) Mathematics
14 48 (19.67%) Risk Management
15 47 (19.26%) Degree
16 46 (18.85%) Equities
17 45 (18.44%) Java
18 39 (15.98%) Back Office
18 39 (15.98%) C#
19 38 (15.57%) Fixed Income
20 37 (15.16%) Oracle
21 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
23 33 (13.52%) XML
24 30 (12.30%) SAS
25 27 (11.07%) Visualisation
26 26 (10.66%) Credit Risk
26 26 (10.66%) Equity Derivative
26 26 (10.66%) Analytics
27 25 (10.25%) Basel III

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing EMIR 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 EMIR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (12.30%) SAS
2 4 (1.64%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.64%) Apache
2 4 (1.64%) JBoss
2 4 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.51%) SPSS
3 3 (1.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.51%) Summit
2 3 (1.23%) Algo Collateral
2 3 (1.23%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.82%) SunGard GMI
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.41%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.41%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.61%) QlikView
2 16 (6.56%) Spotfire
3 11 (4.51%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.05%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.64%) DB2
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.82%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.41%) DataStage
8 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (9.02%) JIRA
2 15 (6.15%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.23%) FitNesse
3 3 (1.23%) NUnit
3 3 (1.23%) CruiseControl
3 3 (1.23%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.82%) JUnit
General
1 161 (65.98%) Finance
2 114 (46.72%) Banking
3 77 (31.56%) Investment Banking
4 50 (20.49%) Financial Institution
5 39 (15.98%) Back Office
6 18 (7.38%) Front Office
7 17 (6.97%) Retail
8 10 (4.10%) Legal
9 4 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.82%) Marketing
11 1 (0.41%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (31.97%) Analyst
2 66 (27.05%) Business Analyst
3 46 (18.85%) Developer
4 41 (16.80%) Project Manager
5 19 (7.79%) C# Developer
6 14 (5.74%) Programmer
7 12 (4.92%) Data Manager
7 12 (4.92%) Data Analytics Manager
8 11 (4.51%) Test Manager
8 11 (4.51%) Consultant
9 10 (4.10%) Programme Manager
9 10 (4.10%) Java Developer
10 9 (3.69%) Technical Project Manager
10 9 (3.69%) C# Programmer
10 9 (3.69%) Technical Manager
11 8 (3.28%) Banking Business Analyst
11 8 (3.28%) Report Analyst
11 8 (3.28%) Architect
12 7 (2.87%) Excel Developer
12 7 (2.87%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.52%) XML
2 15 (6.15%) .NET
2 15 (6.15%) J2EE
2 15 (6.15%) HTML
3 11 (4.51%) FpML
4 9 (3.69%) WCF
5 6 (2.46%) WPF
6 5 (2.05%) Middleware
6 5 (2.05%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (1.64%) Silverlight
7 4 (1.64%) EJB
7 4 (1.64%) JSP
7 4 (1.64%) Servlets
8 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.23%) LINQ
8 3 (1.23%) jQuery
8 3 (1.23%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.23%) Entity Framework
8 3 (1.23%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 73 (29.92%) Derivative
2 60 (24.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 49 (20.08%) Mathematics
4 46 (18.85%) Equities
5 38 (15.57%) Fixed Income
6 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (11.07%) Visualisation
8 26 (10.66%) Credit Risk
8 26 (10.66%) Equity Derivative
9 20 (8.20%) Credit Derivative
10 19 (7.79%) Computer Science
11 12 (4.92%) ASIC
12 9 (3.69%) PMI
13 8 (3.28%) Reference Data
14 7 (2.87%) Economics
15 6 (2.46%) Hedge funds
16 3 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
16 3 (1.23%) Data Extraction
16 3 (1.23%) Market Risk
16 3 (1.23%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.74%) UNIX
2 13 (5.33%) Linux
3 3 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.28%) Business Analysis
2 52 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (20.90%) Project Management
4 48 (19.67%) Risk Management
5 34 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (10.66%) Analytics
7 24 (9.84%) Data Governance
7 24 (9.84%) Data Architecture
8 23 (9.43%) Data Modelling
8 23 (9.43%) Data Analytics
9 22 (9.02%) Programme Management
9 22 (9.02%) Change Management
9 22 (9.02%) Software Engineering
10 21 (8.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (8.61%) PRINCE2
11 17 (6.97%) Data Analysis
12 14 (5.74%) Asset Management
13 13 (5.33%) ETL
14 11 (4.51%) Portfolio Management
14 11 (4.51%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (36.89%) SQL
2 45 (18.44%) Java
3 39 (15.98%) C#
4 19 (7.79%) VBA
5 15 (6.15%) C
6 14 (5.74%) C++
7 5 (2.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.64%) Ruby
9 2 (0.82%) Scala
9 2 (0.82%) Python
10 1 (0.41%) VB
10 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 47 (19.26%) Degree
2 19 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 19 (7.79%) PMI Certification
3 13 (5.33%) ISEB
4 11 (4.51%) PMP
5 7 (2.87%) CISSP
5 7 (2.87%) CISA
5 7 (2.87%) CISM
6 5 (2.05%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.82%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (63.52%) Dodd-Frank
2 126 (51.64%) MiFID
3 25 (10.25%) Basel III
3 25 (10.25%) CRD IV
4 24 (9.84%) FATCA
5 10 (4.10%) Basel II
6 8 (3.28%) COBIT
6 8 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (2.87%) AIFMD
8 6 (2.46%) QA
9 3 (1.23%) UCITS
10 2 (0.82%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 37 (15.16%) Oracle
2 25 (10.25%) Tableau
3 10 (4.10%) Murex
4 6 (2.46%) SunGard
4 6 (2.46%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.46%) Informatica
4 6 (2.46%) Sybase
5 4 (1.64%) Sophis
5 4 (1.64%) Calypso
6 3 (1.23%) Twitter
7 2 (0.82%) SmartCo
7 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.41%) Charles River
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.41%) Misys
8 1 (0.41%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.41%) Greenplum
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