The table below looks at the statistics for UCITS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UCITS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities Directives (UCITS)
Rank 889 851 856
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +5
Permanent jobs citing UCITS 14 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.012% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 26
Average salary £87,500 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.70%
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000

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
12316 11178 12146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.67% 10.24% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9478 8781 10017
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

UCITS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UCITS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

UCITS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UCITS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UCITS within the UK.

UCITS Salary Trend in the UK

UCITS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UCITS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

UCITS Salary Histogram in the UK

UCITS
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UCITS within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(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
London -10 14 £87,500 +25.00% 4
England -13 14 £87,500 +25.00% 4
City of London -3 2 £78,750 - 2

UCITS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing UCITS 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 UCITS.

1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 19 (76.00%) Fixed Income
2 19 (76.00%) Equities
3 18 (72.00%) Fund Management
4 17 (68.00%) Degree
4 17 (68.00%) Investment Management
4 17 (68.00%) C#
4 17 (68.00%) SQL
4 17 (68.00%) Bloomberg
4 17 (68.00%) Hedge funds
4 17 (68.00%) EMIR
4 17 (68.00%) Dodd-Frank
5 16 (64.00%) Relational Database
5 16 (64.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (64.00%) Project Management
5 16 (64.00%) ETL
5 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
5 16 (64.00%) .NET
5 16 (64.00%) Oracle
5 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (64.00%) Web Services
5 16 (64.00%) Windows
5 16 (64.00%) PL/SQL
5 16 (64.00%) WinForms
5 16 (64.00%) Back Office
5 16 (64.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 16 (64.00%) Test Scripting
5 16 (64.00%) Multithreading
5 16 (64.00%) Risk Analysis

UCITS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing UCITS 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 UCITS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (64.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 16 (64.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Back Office
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Front Office
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Analyst
2 20 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 17 (68.00%) Developer
4 16 (64.00%) C# Developer
4 16 (64.00%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Operations Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
1 16 (64.00%) Web Services
1 16 (64.00%) WinForms
1 16 (64.00%) WCF
1 16 (64.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Fixed Income
1 19 (76.00%) Equities
2 17 (68.00%) Hedge funds
3 4 (16.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Physics
4 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Fund Management
2 17 (68.00%) Investment Management
3 16 (64.00%) Test Scripting
3 16 (64.00%) Multithreading
3 16 (64.00%) Risk Analysis
3 16 (64.00%) ETL
3 16 (64.00%) Project Management
3 16 (64.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (24.00%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Validation
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.00%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) PL/SQL
2 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VBA
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (68.00%) EMIR
1 17 (68.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (8.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (4.00%) MiFID
3 1 (4.00%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Bloomberg
2 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Charles River
3 1 (4.00%) thinkFolio
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