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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 269 318
Permanent jobs citing CFA 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.014% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.056% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £63,750
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -23.91%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1260 1774 2687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.92% 25.00% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1152 1584 2256
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,001 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CFA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing CFA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP