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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 842 875 766
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -109
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 51 32 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.028% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.26% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 79
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £50,800 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-22.33% -6.36%

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
11772 12262 10873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.75% 10.69% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9379 9451 8545
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

FATCA Salary Histogram in the UK

FATCA
Top 12 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +21 49 £60,000 +9.09% 6
London +28 44 £63,750 +15.90% 5
City of London +33 10 £75,000 +56.25%
Ipswich - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £36,000 - 1
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £60,000 -
Scotland - 2 £60,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £36,000 - 1
North West - 1 £36,000 -
Manchester - 1 £36,000 -

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (65.59%) Finance
2 56 (60.22%) Banking
3 27 (29.03%) MiFID
4 21 (22.58%) Project Management
4 21 (22.58%) Dodd-Frank
5 19 (20.43%) EMIR
6 18 (19.35%) Investment Banking
6 18 (19.35%) Change Management
7 16 (17.20%) ISEB
8 15 (16.13%) Business Analysis
9 14 (15.05%) Retail
10 13 (13.98%) Software Testing
10 13 (13.98%) ISTQB
10 13 (13.98%) Wealth Management
10 13 (13.98%) Security Testing
10 13 (13.98%) Information Assurance
11 12 (12.90%) Degree
11 12 (12.90%) Financial Institution
12 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (11.83%) Retail Banking
13 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (10.75%) Mentoring
13 10 (10.75%) SDLC
14 9 (9.68%) Coaching
14 9 (9.68%) Mathematics
14 9 (9.68%) Physics
15 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (7.53%) Corporate Banking
15 7 (7.53%) Derivative
16 6 (6.45%) Waterfall

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (4.30%) MS Project
2 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.08%) QlikView
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (65.59%) Finance
2 56 (60.22%) Banking
3 18 (19.35%) Investment Banking
4 14 (15.05%) Retail
5 12 (12.90%) Financial Institution
6 11 (11.83%) Retail Banking
7 7 (7.53%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (3.23%) Back Office
9 1 (1.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 46 (49.46%) Analyst
2 33 (35.48%) Business Analyst
3 24 (25.81%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.68%) Test Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) IT Business Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) Consultant
6 6 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Senior IT Business Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Business Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) IT Consultant
10 2 (2.15%) Graduate
10 2 (2.15%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.15%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (1.08%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.68%) Mathematics
2 9 (9.68%) Physics
3 7 (7.53%) Derivative
4 4 (4.30%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) Project Management
2 18 (19.35%) Change Management
3 15 (16.13%) Business Analysis
4 13 (13.98%) Software Testing
4 13 (13.98%) Security Testing
4 13 (13.98%) Wealth Management
4 13 (13.98%) Information Assurance
5 10 (10.75%) Mentoring
5 10 (10.75%) SDLC
5 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.68%) Coaching
7 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.45%) UML
8 6 (6.45%) Asset Management
8 6 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (4.30%) Change Control
9 4 (4.30%) Analytics
9 4 (4.30%) User Stories
9 4 (4.30%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.08%) LINC
2 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (17.20%) ISEB
2 13 (13.98%) ISTQB
3 12 (12.90%) Degree
4 4 (4.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.15%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (2.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (29.03%) MiFID
2 21 (22.58%) Dodd-Frank
3 19 (20.43%) EMIR
4 5 (5.38%) Basel III
5 4 (4.30%) COREP
5 4 (4.30%) FINREP
6 3 (3.23%) Solvency II
7 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
7 2 (2.15%) Basel II
8 1 (1.08%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 6 (6.45%) Cognizant
2 4 (4.30%) GoldenSource
3 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Unisys
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago