The table below looks at the statistics for UCITS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UCITS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities Directives (UCITS)
UK
Rank 849 940 947
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +7
Permanent jobs citing UCITS 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.075% 0.040% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Median salary £60,000 £100,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
9350 12352 11733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.13% 12.23% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7425 9792 9113
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

UCITS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing UCITS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017 within the UK.

UCITS Salary Histogram in the UK

UCITS
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UCITS within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +99 6 £60,000 -40.00%
London +69 5 £60,000 -40.00%
City of London - 2 £60,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

UCITS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing UCITS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for UCITS.

1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) AIFMD
3 8 (57.14%) MiFID
3 8 (57.14%) Wealth Management
3 8 (57.14%) Investment Management
3 8 (57.14%) EMIR
4 7 (50.00%) UML
4 7 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) SDLC
4 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (50.00%) Solvency II
5 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
6 4 (28.57%) Derivative
7 3 (21.43%) Fund Management
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) Legal
7 3 (21.43%) Charles River
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) Back Office
8 2 (14.29%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) Sentinel
8 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) thinkFolio
8 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
8 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Client Onboarding
9 1 (7.14%) Reference Data Management

UCITS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Sentinel
1 2 (14.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
3 2 (14.29%) Back Office
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 7 (50.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 5 (35.71%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Fund Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Product Development Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Derivative
2 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 1 (7.14%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Investment Management
1 8 (57.14%) Wealth Management
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) SDLC
2 7 (50.00%) UML
2 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 3 (21.43%) Fund Management
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (7.14%) Process Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) AIFMD
2 8 (57.14%) EMIR
2 8 (57.14%) MiFID
3 7 (50.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Charles River
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle