Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 933 624 992
Rank change year-on-year -309 +368 +97
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 56 49 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.87% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 74
10th Percentile £56,250 £40,625 £59,125
25th Percentile £61,688 £58,438 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £76,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% -4.61% +16.92%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £95,625
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £107,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £76,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -4.61% +14.72%

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 16,648 5,658 17,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.94% 12.45% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,713 4,516 13,350
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -

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 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 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 -253 54 £73,750 +1.72% 6
EMIR
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 England region with a requirement for EMIR.

1 52 (92.86%) MiFID
2 50 (89.29%) Finance
3 29 (51.79%) Banking
4 25 (44.64%) QA
5 24 (42.86%) Derivative
6 22 (39.29%) Investment Banking
7 21 (37.50%) Spring
7 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 21 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
7 21 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
7 21 (37.50%) Build Automation
7 21 (37.50%) Gradle
7 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 21 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 21 (37.50%) Dependency Management
7 21 (37.50%) Functional Programming
7 21 (37.50%) TDD
7 21 (37.50%) Regression Testing
7 21 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (37.50%) Scrum
7 21 (37.50%) Eclipse
7 21 (37.50%) IntelliJ
7 21 (37.50%) RDBMS
7 21 (37.50%) Java
7 21 (37.50%) Sybase
7 21 (37.50%) DB2
7 21 (37.50%) Unix
7 21 (37.50%) Windows
7 21 (37.50%) Bitbucket Server
8 20 (35.71%) Data Management

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:

Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) DB2
1 21 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 21 (37.50%) RDBMS
1 21 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Bitbucket Server
1 21 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 21 (37.50%) Gradle
1 21 (37.50%) IntelliJ
1 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (89.29%) Finance
2 29 (51.79%) Banking
3 22 (39.29%) Investment Banking
4 12 (21.43%) Advertising
5 10 (17.86%) Social Skills
6 4 (7.14%) Legal
7 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.79%) Back Office
8 1 (1.79%) Front Office
8 1 (1.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 31 (55.36%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 16 (28.57%) Analyst
4 14 (25.00%) Business Analyst
5 10 (17.86%) Quantitative Developer
6 8 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 8 (14.29%) C# Quant Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Lead Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Business IT Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Change Manager
10 3 (5.36%) Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) Data Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) Implementation Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) IT Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Report Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) Spring
2 20 (35.71%) Spring Boot
3 3 (5.36%) FpML
3 3 (5.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.86%) Derivative
2 13 (23.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (19.64%) Equities
4 10 (17.86%) Exotic Derivative
4 10 (17.86%) Market Risk
5 6 (10.71%) Fixed Income
6 3 (5.36%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (3.57%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Unix
1 21 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Build Automation
1 21 (37.50%) Dependency Management
1 21 (37.50%) Functional Programming
1 21 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
1 21 (37.50%) Regression Testing
1 21 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
1 21 (37.50%) Scrum
1 21 (37.50%) TDD
2 20 (35.71%) Data Management
3 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.64%) Risk Management
5 10 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (17.86%) Financial Modelling
5 10 (17.86%) Machine Learning
5 10 (17.86%) Model Validation
5 10 (17.86%) Stochastic Calculus
5 10 (17.86%) Validation
6 9 (16.07%) Mathematics
6 9 (16.07%) Physics
7 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (16.07%) C#
3 8 (14.29%) Python
3 8 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) VBA
5 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) Master's Degree
2 9 (16.07%) PhD
3 2 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (92.86%) MiFID
2 25 (44.64%) QA
3 10 (17.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (5.36%) AIFMD
4 3 (5.36%) Data Quality
5 2 (3.57%) GDPR
5 2 (3.57%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Sybase
2 3 (5.36%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.57%) FXall
3 2 (3.57%) Tradeweb