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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 815 861 824
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -37
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 77 35 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.031% 0.058%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.67% 0.30% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 39
Average salary £62,500 £73,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.67% +22.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £49,700 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £99,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.40% -1.11%

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
11450 11680 11155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.43% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8903 9134 8889
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

FATCA Salary Histogram in the UK

FATCA
Top 13 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 27 March 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 62 £62,500 -14.67% 17
London +42 33 £65,000 -12.16% 13
Birmingham - 16 £54,000 - 2
West Midlands - 16 £54,000 - 2
Scotland - 15 £60,000 -
Edinburgh - 15 £60,000 -
Manchester +20 12 - -
North West +20 12 - -
City of London +11 8 £87,500 +29.62% 2
Docklands, London +5 6 - - 1
South West - 1 £28,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 £28,500 -
Bath - 1 £28,500 -

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 85 (68.55%) Banking
2 78 (62.90%) Finance
3 50 (40.32%) ISTQB
4 40 (32.26%) Software Testing
4 40 (32.26%) Security Testing
4 40 (32.26%) Information Assurance
5 37 (29.84%) ISEB
6 26 (20.97%) Project Management
7 24 (19.35%) EMIR
8 21 (16.94%) Dodd-Frank
8 21 (16.94%) Business Analysis
9 19 (15.32%) MiFID
10 18 (14.52%) Investment Banking
10 18 (14.52%) Mentoring
11 17 (13.71%) Retail
12 16 (12.90%) Coaching
13 14 (11.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (11.29%) Asset Management
13 14 (11.29%) Legal
13 14 (11.29%) Change Management
14 13 (10.48%) PRINCE2
15 11 (8.87%) Investment Management
15 11 (8.87%) AIFMD
16 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
17 9 (7.26%) Derivative
17 9 (7.26%) MS Excel
17 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (6.45%) UCITS
18 8 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.03%) MS Project
4 4 (3.23%) InfoPath
General
1 85 (68.55%) Banking
2 78 (62.90%) Finance
3 18 (14.52%) Investment Banking
4 17 (13.71%) Retail
5 14 (11.29%) Legal
6 7 (5.65%) Front Office
6 7 (5.65%) Back Office
6 7 (5.65%) Private Banking
7 6 (4.84%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.42%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.42%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.81%) International Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Marketing
9 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (37.10%) Analyst
2 27 (21.77%) Business Analyst
3 26 (20.97%) Project Manager
4 18 (14.52%) Test Manager
5 17 (13.71%) Test Analyst
6 16 (12.90%) Test Leader
7 8 (6.45%) Consultant
8 6 (4.84%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Development Manager
8 6 (4.84%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.84%) Team Leader
8 6 (4.84%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (4.84%) Development Team Manager
8 6 (4.84%) .NET Team Leader
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (3.23%) Service Manager
10 4 (3.23%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.84%) .NET
1 6 (4.84%) Web Services
1 6 (4.84%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) Derivative
1 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) SWIFT
3 6 (4.84%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.03%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.42%) PMI
6 2 (1.61%) Equities
6 2 (1.61%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) Software Testing
1 40 (32.26%) Security Testing
1 40 (32.26%) Information Assurance
2 26 (20.97%) Project Management
3 21 (16.94%) Business Analysis
4 18 (14.52%) Mentoring
5 16 (12.90%) Coaching
6 14 (11.29%) Asset Management
6 14 (11.29%) Change Management
6 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.48%) PRINCE2
8 11 (8.87%) Investment Management
9 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.45%) Wealth Management
11 7 (5.65%) Resource Management
11 7 (5.65%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (4.84%) OO
12 6 (4.84%) OOD
12 6 (4.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.84%) C#
1 6 (4.84%) VB.NET
1 6 (4.84%) LINC
2 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (40.32%) ISTQB
2 37 (29.84%) ISEB
3 14 (11.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (6.45%) Degree
5 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.42%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.35%) EMIR
2 21 (16.94%) Dodd-Frank
3 19 (15.32%) MiFID
4 11 (8.87%) AIFMD
5 8 (6.45%) UCITS
6 5 (4.03%) Basel III
7 2 (1.61%) Solvency II
7 2 (1.61%) QA
8 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (4.84%) Unisys
2 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.23%) Cognizant
3 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.81%) Charles River
4 1 (0.81%) GoldenSource
4 1 (0.81%) LexisNexis
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £84999.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago