Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 645 724 723
Rank change year-on-year +79 -1 -29
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 59 54 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.086% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.99% 0.66% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 70
London median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -10.71% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £49,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £104,925 £92,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £79,500 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +27.20% -10.71% -

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 5,986 8,195 9,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.71% 13.10% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,592 6,087 7,379
London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,273 £35,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

EMIR
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing EMIR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for EMIR in London

EMIR
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for EMIR in London

EMIR
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EMIR in London over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Salary histogram for EMIR in London

EMIR
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EMIR within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London +12 24 £72,500 +11.54% 2
East London - 3 £27,500 -
EMIR
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for EMIR.

1 43 (72.88%) MiFID
2 42 (71.19%) Finance
3 27 (45.76%) Banking
4 24 (40.68%) Python
5 23 (38.98%) SQL
5 23 (38.98%) Dodd-Frank
6 19 (32.20%) Risk Management
6 19 (32.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (23.73%) Investment Banking
8 13 (22.03%) Asset Management
8 13 (22.03%) Validation
9 12 (20.34%) Equities
9 12 (20.34%) C#
9 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (20.34%) Stochastic Calculus
9 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (18.64%) Credit Risk Management
10 11 (18.64%) Investment Management
10 11 (18.64%) Credit Risk
10 11 (18.64%) Market Risk
10 11 (18.64%) Degree
10 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
10 11 (18.64%) Physics
10 11 (18.64%) PhD
11 10 (16.95%) ETL
11 10 (16.95%) C++
11 10 (16.95%) MATLAB
11 10 (16.95%) Exotic Derivative

EMIR
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (5.08%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
2 2 (3.39%) AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Azure
2 2 (3.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) JIRA
1 4 (6.78%) Zephyr
General
1 42 (71.19%) Finance
2 27 (45.76%) Banking
3 14 (23.73%) Investment Banking
4 9 (15.25%) Advertising
5 6 (10.17%) Retail Banking
6 5 (8.47%) Back Office
7 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
8 2 (3.39%) Front Office
8 2 (3.39%) Marketing
9 1 (1.69%) Legal
9 1 (1.69%) Retail
9 1 (1.69%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Qualitative Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Quantitative Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Report Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) QA Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Senior QA Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) FIXML
1 4 (6.78%) FpML
1 4 (6.78%) XML
2 3 (5.08%) Web Services
3 2 (3.39%) .NET
3 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.39%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.39%) React
4 1 (1.69%) Kafka
4 1 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.69%) NumPy
4 1 (1.69%) Pandas
4 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (20.34%) Equities
3 11 (18.64%) Credit Risk
3 11 (18.64%) Market Risk
4 10 (16.95%) Exotic Derivative
5 8 (13.56%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (8.47%) Derivative
7 5 (8.47%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (3.39%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Unix
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Risk Management
2 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Asset Management
3 13 (22.03%) Validation
4 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (20.34%) Stochastic Calculus
5 11 (18.64%) Credit Risk Management
5 11 (18.64%) Investment Management
5 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
5 11 (18.64%) Physics
6 10 (16.95%) ETL
6 10 (16.95%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.47%) Fintech
9 4 (6.78%) Defect Management
9 4 (6.78%) Product Management
9 4 (6.78%) Scrum
9 4 (6.78%) SDET
9 4 (6.78%) SDLC
9 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) Python
2 23 (38.98%) SQL
3 12 (20.34%) C#
4 10 (16.95%) C++
4 10 (16.95%) MATLAB
4 10 (16.95%) R
5 6 (10.17%) Java
6 5 (8.47%) VBA
7 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
1 11 (18.64%) PhD
2 10 (16.95%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMP
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (72.88%) MiFID
2 23 (38.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (8.47%) QA
4 2 (3.39%) AIFMD
4 2 (3.39%) PMO
5 1 (1.69%) FATCA
5 1 (1.69%) GDPR
5 1 (1.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) HP
1 4 (6.78%) Murex
2 3 (5.08%) Bloomberg
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Tableau