Period
to 8 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for EMIR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EMIR over the 6 months to 8 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 205 267 297
Rank change year-on-year +62 +30 +19
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 19 26 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.39% 2.58% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 30
Median annual salary £85,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% +11.54% -23.53%
10th Percentile £68,750 £56,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £111,250 £89,250 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +17.24% +11.54% -23.53%

EMIR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 560 1,007 1,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.99% 11.33% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 456 854 1,056
Median annual salary £63,750 £63,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.39% +1.60% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £35,000 £37,125
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500

EMIR
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing EMIR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for EMIR in the City of London

EMIR
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing EMIR in the City of London.

Salary trend for EMIR in the City of London

EMIR
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing EMIR in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 March 2021.

Salary histogram for EMIR in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 March 2021, IT jobs citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 19 (100.00%) MiFID
2 17 (89.47%) Finance
3 15 (78.95%) Dodd-Frank
4 12 (63.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (57.89%) Advertising
5 11 (57.89%) Validation
6 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
6 10 (52.63%) C#
6 10 (52.63%) Python
6 10 (52.63%) PhD
6 10 (52.63%) Mathematics
6 10 (52.63%) Physics
6 10 (52.63%) Degree
6 10 (52.63%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (52.63%) Exotic Derivative
6 10 (52.63%) Equities
6 10 (52.63%) Master's Degree
6 10 (52.63%) Market Risk
6 10 (52.63%) Stochastic Calculus
6 10 (52.63%) Financial Modelling
6 10 (52.63%) Machine Learning
7 8 (42.11%) FINCAD Analytics
8 6 (31.58%) C++
8 6 (31.58%) Back Office
9 5 (26.32%) Derivative
9 5 (26.32%) Java
9 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (21.05%) Front Office
10 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
10 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development

EMIR
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 8 (42.11%) FINCAD Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) Markit EDM
2 3 (15.79%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Advertising
3 6 (31.58%) Back Office
4 4 (21.05%) Banking
4 4 (21.05%) Front Office
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
1 10 (52.63%) Quantitative Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Qualitative Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Quantitative Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Quantitative Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Quant Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Data Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Software Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Software Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (52.63%) Equities
2 10 (52.63%) Exotic Derivative
2 10 (52.63%) Market Risk
3 5 (26.32%) Derivative
4 3 (15.79%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (15.79%) Reference Data
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Validation
2 10 (52.63%) Artificial Intelligence
2 10 (52.63%) Financial Modelling
2 10 (52.63%) Machine Learning
2 10 (52.63%) Mathematics
2 10 (52.63%) Physics
2 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
2 10 (52.63%) Stochastic Calculus
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Workshop Facilitation
5 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Data Management
5 3 (15.79%) Fund Accounting
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Reference Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
1 10 (52.63%) Python
2 6 (31.58%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
1 10 (52.63%) Master's Degree
1 10 (52.63%) PhD
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) MiFID
2 15 (78.95%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Bloomberg
1 3 (15.79%) Calypso
1 3 (15.79%) Charles River
1 3 (15.79%) FactSet
1 3 (15.79%) Fidessa
1 3 (15.79%) Informatica
1 3 (15.79%) Murex
1 3 (15.79%) Refinitiv
1 3 (15.79%) Reuters
1 3 (15.79%) SmartCo
1 3 (15.79%) SmartStream
2 1 (5.26%) Databricks