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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 816 879 861
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -18
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 74 54 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.045% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.62% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 22
Average salary £60,000 £73,250 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.08% +26.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £105,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.50%

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
11931 12456 11305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.78% 10.37% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9303 9732 9024
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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% -

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 April 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 24 April 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 +17 58 £62,500 -14.67% 14
London +9 32 £62,500 -15.54% 9
Edinburgh - 16 £52,500 -
Scotland - 16 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands - 13 - -
Birmingham - 13 - -
North West +27 12 - - 1
Manchester +20 12 - -
Docklands, London 0 6 - -
City of London +29 4 £85,000 +36.00% 1
South West - 1 £28,500 - 2
Somerset - 1 £28,500 -
Bath - 1 £28,500 -

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 92 (74.80%) Banking
2 71 (57.72%) Finance
3 50 (40.65%) ISTQB
4 40 (32.52%) Software Testing
4 40 (32.52%) Security Testing
4 40 (32.52%) Information Assurance
5 37 (30.08%) ISEB
6 30 (24.39%) Project Management
7 26 (21.14%) EMIR
8 24 (19.51%) Dodd-Frank
9 23 (18.70%) MiFID
10 21 (17.07%) Investment Banking
11 19 (15.45%) Business Analysis
11 19 (15.45%) Retail
12 17 (13.82%) Mentoring
13 16 (13.01%) Coaching
14 15 (12.20%) Asset Management
14 15 (12.20%) Change Management
15 14 (11.38%) PRINCE2
15 14 (11.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (8.94%) Legal
17 11 (8.94%) Investment Management
18 10 (8.13%) AIFMD
19 9 (7.32%) Derivative
19 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
20 8 (6.50%) Front Office
20 8 (6.50%) Resource Management
20 8 (6.50%) Wealth Management
20 8 (6.50%) Waterfall

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (4.88%) MS Project
1 6 (4.88%) MS Visio
1 6 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
General
1 92 (74.80%) Banking
2 71 (57.72%) Finance
3 21 (17.07%) Investment Banking
4 19 (15.45%) Retail
5 11 (8.94%) Legal
6 8 (6.50%) Front Office
7 7 (5.69%) Private Banking
8 6 (4.88%) Back Office
9 5 (4.07%) Retail Banking
9 5 (4.07%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.81%) Marketing
11 1 (0.81%) Billing
11 1 (0.81%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (34.96%) Analyst
2 29 (23.58%) Project Manager
3 25 (20.33%) Business Analyst
4 18 (14.63%) Test Manager
5 17 (13.82%) Test Analyst
6 16 (13.01%) Test Leader
7 6 (4.88%) .NET Team Leader
7 6 (4.88%) Development Team Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Development Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 6 (4.88%) Development Team Leader
8 5 (4.07%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Consultant
10 3 (2.44%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Business Project Manager
10 3 (2.44%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) .NET
1 6 (4.88%) Web Services
1 6 (4.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Derivative
2 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.69%) SWIFT
4 6 (4.88%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.44%) PMI
5 3 (2.44%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.44%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.63%) Equities
6 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.52%) Software Testing
1 40 (32.52%) Security Testing
1 40 (32.52%) Information Assurance
2 30 (24.39%) Project Management
3 19 (15.45%) Business Analysis
4 17 (13.82%) Mentoring
5 16 (13.01%) Coaching
6 15 (12.20%) Asset Management
6 15 (12.20%) Change Management
7 14 (11.38%) PRINCE2
8 12 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (8.94%) Investment Management
10 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.50%) Resource Management
11 8 (6.50%) Wealth Management
11 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
12 7 (5.69%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (4.88%) OO
13 6 (4.88%) OOD
13 6 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.88%) C#
1 6 (4.88%) VB.NET
1 6 (4.88%) LINC
2 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (40.65%) ISTQB
2 37 (30.08%) ISEB
3 14 (11.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.25%) Degree
6 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.14%) EMIR
2 24 (19.51%) Dodd-Frank
3 23 (18.70%) MiFID
4 10 (8.13%) AIFMD
5 7 (5.69%) UCITS
6 5 (4.07%) Basel III
7 2 (1.63%) Solvency II
7 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.63%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (4.88%) Unisys
2 5 (4.07%) Cognizant
3 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.63%) GoldenSource
4 1 (0.81%) Charles River
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago