Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AIFMD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AIFMD over the 6 months to 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 946 778 1082
Rank change year-on-year -168 +304 +96
Permanent jobs citing AIFMD 6 1 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.043% 0.012% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £32,500 £101,250 £77,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £102,500 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -65.85% +28.13% +10.34%
75th Percentile £37,500 £103,750 £82,500
90th Percentile " " "
UK median annual salary £35,000 £102,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -65.85% +28.13% +10.34%

AIFMD 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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 13,869 8,462 19,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.91% 13.00% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8,965 6,625 14,253
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £28,569
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,700 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.42% +7.40% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -

AIFMD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AIFMD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AIFMD in England

AIFMD
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AIFMD in England.

Salary trend for AIFMD in England

AIFMD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIFMD within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -117 6 £35,000 -65.85%
AIFMD
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, IT jobs citing AIFMD 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 England region with a requirement for AIFMD.

1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 4 (66.67%) MiFID
1 4 (66.67%) Social Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) Attestation
2 3 (50.00%) Product Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MS Access
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics

AIFMD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MS Access
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Social Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Database Manager
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) DBA Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Chief Operating Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Attestation
2 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) Product Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Client Onboarding
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) MiFID
2 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
3 1 (16.67%) UCITS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Vermilion