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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 832 840 860
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 48 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.036% 0.030%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.42% 0.36% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 29
Average salary £61,500 £75,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £53,750

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
11512 10757 11505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 9.98% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9043 8252 9407
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

FATCA Salary Histogram in the UK

FATCA
Top 9 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 24 December 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
England +5 46 £67,500 -10.00% 6
London -12 35 £78,750 +5.00% 4
City of London +21 10 £85,000 +21.42% 2
Birmingham -5 8 £48,000 -
West Midlands -9 8 £48,000 -
Manchester - 3 - - 1
North West - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 2 £61,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £61,500 -

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 57 (74.03%) Finance
2 37 (48.05%) Banking
3 21 (27.27%) MiFID
4 20 (25.97%) Project Management
4 20 (25.97%) Wealth Management
5 19 (24.68%) Legal
6 18 (23.38%) Asset Management
6 18 (23.38%) EMIR
7 17 (22.08%) Dodd-Frank
8 15 (19.48%) Back Office
8 15 (19.48%) Business Analysis
9 13 (16.88%) Fixed Income
9 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (16.88%) Retail
10 12 (15.58%) Investment Management
10 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
11 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
11 10 (12.99%) Derivative
11 10 (12.99%) ISTQB
11 10 (12.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (11.69%) Change Management
12 9 (11.69%) Investment Banking
12 9 (11.69%) Basel III
12 9 (11.69%) AIFMD
13 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
14 7 (9.09%) Degree
14 7 (9.09%) Market Risk
15 6 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (7.79%) Financial Institution
15 6 (7.79%) GAP Analysis

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (5.19%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.60%) MS Project
3 2 (2.60%) MS Office
4 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Summit
1 5 (6.49%) Kondor+
General
1 57 (74.03%) Finance
2 37 (48.05%) Banking
3 19 (24.68%) Legal
4 15 (19.48%) Back Office
5 13 (16.88%) Retail
6 9 (11.69%) Investment Banking
7 6 (7.79%) Financial Institution
8 5 (6.49%) Private Banking
9 4 (5.19%) Front Office
10 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
10 2 (2.60%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (2.60%) Marketing
11 1 (1.30%) Billing
11 1 (1.30%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Analyst
2 31 (40.26%) Business Analyst
3 18 (23.38%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.99%) Business Systems Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Banking Business Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Service Manager
8 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.60%) Senior Project Manager
11 1 (1.30%) Project Analyst
11 1 (1.30%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Fixed Income
2 10 (12.99%) Derivative
3 7 (9.09%) Market Risk
4 6 (7.79%) Equities
4 6 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.19%) PMI
6 2 (2.60%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.30%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Project Management
1 20 (25.97%) Wealth Management
2 18 (23.38%) Asset Management
3 15 (19.48%) Business Analysis
4 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.58%) Investment Management
5 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
6 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
7 9 (11.69%) Change Management
8 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.79%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (7.79%) Matrix Management
10 5 (6.49%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.49%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (6.49%) ITIL
10 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (6.49%) Analytics
11 4 (5.19%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) C
1 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) ISTQB
1 10 (12.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (9.09%) Degree
3 4 (5.19%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.60%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) PMP
5 1 (1.30%) CISA
5 1 (1.30%) MBA
5 1 (1.30%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.27%) MiFID
2 18 (23.38%) EMIR
3 17 (22.08%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (11.69%) AIFMD
4 9 (11.69%) Basel III
5 6 (7.79%) Solvency II
5 6 (7.79%) UCITS
6 4 (5.19%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
1 5 (6.49%) Murex
1 5 (6.49%) Calypso
1 5 (6.49%) Algorithmics
2 4 (5.19%) Cognizant
3 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.60%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.30%) Charles River
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £150000 - £200000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 10 days ago
Other
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £69999 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago