The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CFA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 919 928
Rank change year-on-year +87 +9  
Permanent jobs citing CFA 10 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.029% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.10% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 4
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £75,050
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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19810 26924 27908
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.75% 27.61% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15723 21803 22089
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CFA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

CFA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CFA in England

CFA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CFA in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CFA in England

CFA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CFA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +64 10 £45,000 +28.57%
CFA
UK

CFA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for CFA.

1 22 (75.86%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Asset Management
3 9 (31.03%) Degree
3 9 (31.03%) Analytics
4 8 (27.59%) Data Management
4 8 (27.59%) Bloomberg
5 7 (24.14%) Front Office
5 7 (24.14%) Banking
5 7 (24.14%) Investment Banking
6 6 (20.69%) General Ledger
6 6 (20.69%) MBA
6 6 (20.69%) Change Management
6 6 (20.69%) ACCA
6 6 (20.69%) C#
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (20.69%) IFRS
6 6 (20.69%) COREP
6 6 (20.69%) FINREP
6 6 (20.69%) Business Development
6 6 (20.69%) Investment Management
7 5 (17.24%) Fund Management
7 5 (17.24%) Spotfire
7 5 (17.24%) Regression Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) R
7 5 (17.24%) Performance Attribution
7 5 (17.24%) .NET
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
7 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development

CFA
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 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (17.24%) Spotfire
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Moq
1 1 (3.45%) MSTest
1 1 (3.45%) NUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 22 (75.86%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
2 7 (24.14%) Front Office
2 7 (24.14%) Investment Banking
3 6 (20.69%) General Ledger
4 4 (13.79%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Transformation Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Data Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Web Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Web Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Strategy Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Head of Data Management
7 2 (6.90%) Project Implementation Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Operational Risk Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (13.79%) HTML5
2 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.45%) NumPy
3 1 (3.45%) Pandas
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Derivative
4 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
4 2 (6.90%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Equities
5 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Asset Management
2 9 (31.03%) Analytics
3 8 (27.59%) Data Management
4 6 (20.69%) Business Development
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 6 (20.69%) Investment Management
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Fund Management
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Attribution
5 5 (17.24%) Regression Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Release Management
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
6 4 (13.79%) Web Development
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C#
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) R
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) ACCA
2 6 (20.69%) MBA
3 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) COREP
1 6 (20.69%) FINREP
1 6 (20.69%) IFRS
2 2 (6.90%) Solvency II
3 1 (3.45%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Bloomberg
Greater Manchester
HFG
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
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