Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CFA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 348 415
Rank change year-on-year +29 +67 +55
Permanent jobs citing CFA 3 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.030% 0.017% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.075% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -27.27%
10th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,500 £75,000 £86,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -27.27%

CFA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2237 2650 4118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.08% 22.79% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 2348 3541
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

CFA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CFA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CFA in the City of London

CFA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CFA in the City of London.

Salary trend for CFA in the City of London

CFA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CFA in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CFA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing CFA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CFA.

1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
1 2 (66.67%) Fidessa
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 2 (66.67%) Equities
1 2 (66.67%) LatentZero
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
1 2 (66.67%) Fund Management
1 2 (66.67%) thinkFolio
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Collateral Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Velocity
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management

CFA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LatentZero
1 2 (66.67%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
1 2 (66.67%) Equities
1 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Fund Management
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Collateral Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Fidessa