Period
to 7 March 2021

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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
UK
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 822 1005 -
Rank change year-on-year +183 - +1209
Permanent jobs citing AIFMD 3 2 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.033% 0.013% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median annual salary £35,000 £100,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -65.00% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

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 8,994 15,176 20,615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.91% 12.50% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6,432 11,842 15,272
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,775 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

AIFMD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AIFMD in the UK

AIFMD
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AIFMD.

Salary trend 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 7 March 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
England +189 3 £35,000 -65.00%
London +171 3 £35,000 -65.00%

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) UCITS
3 1 (33.33%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Vermilion
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MiFID

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MS Access
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Database Manager
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) DBA Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Chief Operating Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Client Onboarding
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
1 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
1 1 (33.33%) UCITS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Vermilion