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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 868 899 841
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -58
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 37 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.040% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 26
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £51,000 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,500 £85,000 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.31% -2.85%

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
11684 12674 10988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.70% 10.57% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9219 9818 8898
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FATCA
Salary Trend

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

FATCA Salary Trend in the UK

FATCA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FATCA over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 within the UK.

FATCA Salary Histogram in the UK

FATCA
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FATCA within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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
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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
England +38 35 £61,250 +2.08% 6
London +20 28 £67,500 +5.88% 6
North West - 4 £48,000 -
City of London +52 3 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Manchester - 3 £36,000 -
Scotland +11 2 £52,500 - 2
Edinburgh +9 2 £52,500 - 2
Birmingham - 2 £36,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £36,000 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Bootle - 1 £60,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £60,000 -

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 87 (74.36%) Banking
2 66 (56.41%) Finance
3 43 (36.75%) ISTQB
4 42 (35.90%) ISEB
5 39 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 39 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 39 (33.33%) Information Assurance
6 27 (23.08%) Project Management
7 26 (22.22%) MiFID
8 22 (18.80%) Investment Banking
8 22 (18.80%) Dodd-Frank
9 21 (17.95%) EMIR
10 19 (16.24%) Change Management
10 19 (16.24%) Mentoring
10 19 (16.24%) Coaching
11 18 (15.38%) Business Analysis
12 13 (11.11%) Retail
13 12 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (10.26%) SDLC
14 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (8.55%) PRINCE2
16 9 (7.69%) Waterfall
17 8 (6.84%) Wealth Management
17 8 (6.84%) Asset Management
18 7 (5.98%) Risk Management
18 7 (5.98%) Resource Management
18 7 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
18 7 (5.98%) Retail Banking
18 7 (5.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FATCA 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 FATCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.27%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 87 (74.36%) Banking
2 66 (56.41%) Finance
3 22 (18.80%) Investment Banking
4 13 (11.11%) Retail
5 7 (5.98%) Retail Banking
6 6 (5.13%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (5.13%) Front Office
7 5 (4.27%) Legal
7 5 (4.27%) Private Banking
8 4 (3.42%) Financial Institution
9 3 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (42.74%) Analyst
2 31 (26.50%) Business Analyst
3 23 (19.66%) Project Manager
4 17 (14.53%) Test Analyst
5 16 (13.68%) Test Manager
6 13 (11.11%) Test Leader
7 8 (6.84%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Development Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (5.13%) Development Team Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.13%) .NET Team Leader
9 5 (4.27%) IT Business Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Consultant
10 4 (3.42%) Senior IT Business Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Business Project Manager
10 4 (3.42%) Business Manager
11 3 (2.56%) Senior Manager
11 3 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) .NET
1 6 (5.13%) Web Services
1 6 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) SWIFT
2 6 (5.13%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.42%) Derivative
3 4 (3.42%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.71%) Physics
4 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.85%) Equities
5 1 (0.85%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.85%) PMI
5 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 39 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 39 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 27 (23.08%) Project Management
3 19 (16.24%) Change Management
3 19 (16.24%) Mentoring
3 19 (16.24%) Coaching
4 18 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 12 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.26%) SDLC
6 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.55%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.84%) Asset Management
9 8 (6.84%) Wealth Management
10 7 (5.98%) Resource Management
10 7 (5.98%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.13%) Scrum
11 6 (5.13%) OO
11 6 (5.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.13%) C#
1 6 (5.13%) VB.NET
1 6 (5.13%) LINC
2 3 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (36.75%) ISTQB
2 42 (35.90%) ISEB
3 7 (5.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.27%) Degree
4 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (22.22%) MiFID
2 22 (18.80%) Dodd-Frank
3 21 (17.95%) EMIR
4 4 (3.42%) AIFMD
5 3 (2.56%) Solvency II
6 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.71%) QA
6 2 (1.71%) Basel III
6 2 (1.71%) UCITS
7 1 (0.85%) COREP
7 1 (0.85%) FINREP
Vendors
1 6 (5.13%) Unisys
2 5 (4.27%) Cognizant
3 4 (3.42%) GoldenSource
4 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £53000 per annum + Competitive Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London, South East
PS Computer
Salary: upto £41k per annum + bens , bonus & expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Competitive Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago