Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 336 326 350
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24 +62
Permanent jobs citing CFA 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.090% 0.020% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.089% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £61,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.37% -12.50% +16.67%
10th Percentile £57,625 £45,375 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,125 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £61,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year +22.45% -12.50% +16.67%

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 2,337 2,254 2,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.02% 22.65% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,039 1,988 2,377
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,600 £31,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CFA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing CFA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CFA.

1 10 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) MBA
3 5 (50.00%) Back Office
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Middleware
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Business Development
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (50.00%) Physics
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Blockchain
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Front Office
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Back Office
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) IT Business Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Management Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Credit Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Risk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Business Development
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) Physics
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft