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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 832 857 829
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 48 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.031% 0.051%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 47
Average salary £72,500 £77,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £59,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%

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
11065 10558 11257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.49% 10.16% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8644 8137 9198
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 26 January 2015 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 26 January 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 +12 44 £78,750 +1.61% 15
London +9 30 £85,000 +6.25% 13
City of London +7 12 £87,500 +40.00% 8
West Midlands 0 11 £48,000 - 1
Birmingham -4 11 £48,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £60,750 - 2
Scotland - 4 £60,750 - 2
North West - 3 - -
Manchester - 3 - -

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 57 (73.08%) Finance
2 41 (52.56%) Banking
3 25 (32.05%) Project Management
4 22 (28.21%) MiFID
5 19 (24.36%) EMIR
5 19 (24.36%) Legal
6 17 (21.79%) Retail
6 17 (21.79%) Asset Management
7 15 (19.23%) Business Analysis
7 15 (19.23%) Dodd-Frank
7 15 (19.23%) Investment Management
8 14 (17.95%) Wealth Management
9 13 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 13 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 12 (15.38%) Investment Banking
11 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (14.10%) AIFMD
12 10 (12.82%) Back Office
13 9 (11.54%) Change Management
14 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (10.26%) UCITS
14 8 (10.26%) Degree
15 7 (8.97%) Private Banking
15 7 (8.97%) Derivative
15 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
15 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
15 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (8.97%) Fixed Income
15 7 (8.97%) MS Excel

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.85%) MS Project
4 2 (2.56%) MS Office
4 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Summit
1 1 (1.28%) Kondor+
General
1 57 (73.08%) Finance
2 41 (52.56%) Banking
3 19 (24.36%) Legal
4 17 (21.79%) Retail
5 12 (15.38%) Investment Banking
6 10 (12.82%) Back Office
7 7 (8.97%) Private Banking
8 6 (7.69%) Financial Institution
8 6 (7.69%) Front Office
9 4 (5.13%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
11 1 (1.28%) Billing
11 1 (1.28%) International Banking
11 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Analyst
2 25 (32.05%) Business Analyst
3 23 (29.49%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.82%) Business Systems Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Service Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (1.28%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Fixed Income
1 7 (8.97%) Derivative
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) PMI
3 3 (3.85%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.56%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.56%) Equities
5 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.28%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) Project Management
2 17 (21.79%) Asset Management
3 15 (19.23%) Business Analysis
3 15 (19.23%) Investment Management
4 14 (17.95%) Wealth Management
5 13 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.54%) Change Management
8 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (6.41%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (6.41%) Analytics
10 5 (6.41%) ITIL
10 5 (6.41%) Resource Management
11 4 (5.13%) Matrix Management
11 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.13%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.13%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) C
1 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 13 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (10.26%) Degree
3 5 (6.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.21%) MiFID
2 19 (24.36%) EMIR
3 15 (19.23%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (14.10%) AIFMD
5 8 (10.26%) UCITS
6 5 (6.41%) Basel III
7 4 (5.13%) QA
8 3 (3.85%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Cognizant
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) LexisNexis
3 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.28%) Charles River
4 1 (1.28%) Algorithmics
4 1 (1.28%) Murex
4 1 (1.28%) Calypso
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £84999.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Other
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Other
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £84999.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £84999.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago