Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AIFMD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AIFMD over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1187 1172 1236
Rank change year-on-year -15 +64 +62
Permanent jobs citing AIFMD 6 7 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.026% 0.034% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 42
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +100.00% -59.42%
10th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £94,625 £83,000 £84,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £25,000

AIFMD 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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 23,016 20,803 26,713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.98% 12.15% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17,857 16,453 21,160
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,382 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.44% -4.98% +6.25%

AIFMD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AIFMD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AIFMD in the UK

AIFMD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AIFMD in the UK

AIFMD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AIFMD over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for AIFMD in the UK

AIFMD
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIFMD within the UK over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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 -16 6 £75,000 +7.14% 2
England -34 6 £75,000 +7.14% 2

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing AIFMD 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 with a requirement for AIFMD.

1 6 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (66.67%) Back Office
3 3 (50.00%) MiFID
3 3 (50.00%) EMIR
3 3 (50.00%) GDPR
4 2 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (33.33%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 2 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
4 2 (33.33%) UCITS
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Derivative
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (33.33%) Equities
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) PMP
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
5 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making

AIFMD
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Derivative
1 2 (33.33%) Equities
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
1 2 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) EMIR
1 3 (50.00%) GDPR
1 3 (50.00%) MiFID
2 2 (33.33%) UCITS
3 1 (16.67%) Solvency II