Period
to 16 February 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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 909 1045 1063
Rank change year-on-year +136 +18 -20
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 74 54 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.039% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.52% 0.27% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 65 50 73
England median annual salary £80,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -10.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £60,250 £49,750 £51,000
90th Percentile £110,500 £92,500 £114,250
UK median annual salary £80,000 £62,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +28.00% -13.79% +7.41%

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 14,256 19,642 21,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.60% 14.04% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11,056 14,452 16,515
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £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 percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for EMIR in England

EMIR
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for EMIR in England

EMIR
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EMIR in England over the 6 months to 16 February 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 16 February 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 +85 58 £72,500 +16.00% 4
South East - 14 £105,000 -
East of England - 2 £95,000 -
EMIR
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 58 (78.38%) MiFID
2 57 (77.03%) Finance
3 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (36.49%) Banking
5 25 (33.78%) Advertising
6 23 (31.08%) SQL
6 23 (31.08%) Python
7 22 (29.73%) Dodd-Frank
8 20 (27.03%) Project Management
9 18 (24.32%) Risk Management
9 18 (24.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (24.32%) PRINCE2
10 17 (22.97%) PMP
10 17 (22.97%) Waterfall
10 17 (22.97%) Solvency II
10 17 (22.97%) GDPR
11 16 (21.62%) MS Visio
11 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
11 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Project
11 16 (21.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 15 (20.27%) Matrix Management
12 15 (20.27%) Matrix Organization
13 14 (18.92%) Investment Banking
14 13 (17.57%) Asset Management
15 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (16.22%) Equities
15 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (16.22%) C#
15 12 (16.22%) Validation
15 12 (16.22%) Problem-Solving

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 3 (4.05%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.70%) Apache
2 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.35%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Project
1 16 (21.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Azure
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) Data Lake
3 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.35%) Big Data
4 1 (1.35%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) JIRA
1 4 (5.41%) Zephyr
General
1 57 (77.03%) Finance
2 27 (36.49%) Banking
3 25 (33.78%) Advertising
4 14 (18.92%) Investment Banking
5 6 (8.11%) Retail Banking
6 5 (6.76%) Back Office
7 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.70%) Front Office
8 2 (2.70%) Marketing
9 1 (1.35%) Legal
9 1 (1.35%) Retail
9 1 (1.35%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Business Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Programme Manager
2 10 (13.51%) Qualitative Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Quantitative Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Senior Manager
3 9 (12.16%) Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Programme Manager
5 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.11%) Report Developer
7 4 (5.41%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Senior QA Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Active Directory Support
8 3 (4.05%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Services Director
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) FIXML
1 4 (5.41%) FpML
1 4 (5.41%) XML
2 2 (2.70%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.70%) React
2 2 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.35%) Kafka
3 1 (1.35%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (16.22%) Equities
3 10 (13.51%) Credit Risk
3 10 (13.51%) Exotic Derivative
3 10 (13.51%) Market Risk
4 8 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.76%) Derivative
6 5 (6.76%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (2.70%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Unix
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.03%) Project Management
3 18 (24.32%) PRINCE2
3 18 (24.32%) Risk Management
4 17 (22.97%) Waterfall
5 15 (20.27%) Matrix Management
5 15 (20.27%) Matrix Organization
6 13 (17.57%) Asset Management
7 12 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (16.22%) Validation
8 11 (14.86%) Investment Management
8 11 (14.86%) Mathematics
8 11 (14.86%) Physics
8 11 (14.86%) Stochastic Calculus
9 10 (13.51%) Credit Risk Management
9 10 (13.51%) ETL
9 10 (13.51%) Financial Modelling
9 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.76%) Fintech
11 4 (5.41%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.08%) Python
1 23 (31.08%) SQL
2 12 (16.22%) C#
3 10 (13.51%) C++
3 10 (13.51%) MATLAB
3 10 (13.51%) R
4 6 (8.11%) Java
5 5 (6.76%) VBA
6 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) PMP
2 11 (14.86%) PhD
3 10 (13.51%) Degree
3 10 (13.51%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (78.38%) MiFID
2 22 (29.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 17 (22.97%) GDPR
3 17 (22.97%) Solvency II
4 5 (6.76%) QA
5 2 (2.70%) AIFMD
5 2 (2.70%) PMO
6 1 (1.35%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) HP
1 4 (5.41%) Murex
2 3 (4.05%) Bloomberg
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) VMware
3 2 (2.70%) Tableau