Period
to 30 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK > England
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 893 987 1098
Rank change year-on-year +94 +111 -62
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 61 90 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.065% 0.048%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.45% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 53 58 58
Median annual salary £75,000 £63,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -8.93% -
10th Percentile £62,500 £53,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £92,500 £115,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £63,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -8.93% -

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 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 13,533 19,536 21,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.40% 14.11% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10,475 14,307 16,763
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

EMIR
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for EMIR in England

EMIR
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for EMIR in England

EMIR
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing EMIR in England over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

Salary histogram for EMIR in England

EMIR
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EMIR within the England region over the 6 months to 30 March 2020. 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 +51 55 £74,000 +16.08%
South East - 6 £105,000 -
EMIR
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for EMIR.

1 47 (77.05%) MiFID
2 45 (73.77%) Finance
3 27 (44.26%) Banking
4 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (31.15%) Dodd-Frank
6 17 (27.87%) SQL
6 17 (27.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (26.23%) Python
8 14 (22.95%) Risk Management
9 13 (21.31%) Advertising
9 13 (21.31%) Investment Banking
10 11 (18.03%) Asset Management
10 11 (18.03%) Project Management
11 10 (16.39%) C#
11 10 (16.39%) Waterfall
11 10 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (14.75%) Equities
12 9 (14.75%) Degree
12 9 (14.75%) Stochastic Calculus
12 9 (14.75%) Investment Management
13 8 (13.11%) Credit Risk
13 8 (13.11%) Market Risk
13 8 (13.11%) Mathematics
13 8 (13.11%) Physics
13 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (13.11%) Back Office
13 8 (13.11%) Validation
13 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2

EMIR
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.64%) Confluence
1 1 (1.64%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (9.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) AWS
1 2 (3.28%) Azure
2 1 (1.64%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) JIRA
1 4 (6.56%) Zephyr
General
1 45 (73.77%) Finance
2 27 (44.26%) Banking
3 13 (21.31%) Advertising
3 13 (21.31%) Investment Banking
4 8 (13.11%) Back Office
5 5 (8.20%) Front Office
5 5 (8.20%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.64%) Law
7 1 (1.64%) Legal
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Retail
7 1 (1.64%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Analyst
2 18 (29.51%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Qualitative Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Quantitative Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Programme Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Report Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Programme Manager
7 4 (6.56%) QA Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Senior QA Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Report Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) FIXML
1 4 (6.56%) FpML
1 4 (6.56%) XML
2 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) Kafka
3 1 (1.64%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.64%) NumPy
3 1 (1.64%) Pandas
3 1 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (14.75%) Equities
3 8 (13.11%) Credit Risk
3 8 (13.11%) Market Risk
4 7 (11.48%) Exotic Derivative
5 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.56%) Derivative
6 4 (6.56%) Fixed Income
6 4 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (4.92%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.64%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.95%) Risk Management
3 11 (18.03%) Asset Management
3 11 (18.03%) Project Management
4 10 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (16.39%) Waterfall
5 9 (14.75%) Investment Management
5 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.75%) Stochastic Calculus
6 8 (13.11%) Credit Risk Management
6 8 (13.11%) Mathematics
6 8 (13.11%) Physics
6 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.11%) SDLC
6 8 (13.11%) Validation
7 7 (11.48%) Financial Modelling
8 6 (9.84%) ETL
9 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) Matrix Management
9 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) SQL
2 16 (26.23%) Python
3 10 (16.39%) C#
4 7 (11.48%) C++
4 7 (11.48%) MATLAB
4 7 (11.48%) R
5 6 (9.84%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 8 (13.11%) PhD
2 8 (13.11%) PMP
3 7 (11.48%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.28%) CBAP
4 2 (3.28%) IIBA
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (77.05%) MiFID
2 19 (31.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (11.48%) Solvency II
4 6 (9.84%) GDPR
5 5 (8.20%) QA
6 2 (3.28%) AIFMD
7 1 (1.64%) FATCA
7 1 (1.64%) ISO 20022
7 1 (1.64%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) HP
1 4 (6.56%) Murex
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Bloomberg