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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 927 979
Rank change year-on-year +64 +52  
Permanent jobs citing AIFMD 11 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.10% 0.047% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Median salary £75,000 £77,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +29.16%  
UK excluding London median salary - - -

AIFMD is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10694 12698 14157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.96% 13.08% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8072 10143 11159
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

AIFMD
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing AIFMD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 11 £75,000 -3.22% 2
London +30 11 £75,000 -3.22% 2

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing AIFMD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AIFMD.

1 12 (85.71%) MiFID
2 11 (78.57%) Front Office
2 11 (78.57%) EMIR
3 9 (64.29%) UCITS
3 9 (64.29%) thinkFolio
3 9 (64.29%) Investment Management
3 9 (64.29%) Solvency II
3 9 (64.29%) Charles River
3 9 (64.29%) Derivative
4 7 (50.00%) CFA
4 7 (50.00%) LatentZero
4 7 (50.00%) Minerva
4 7 (50.00%) GoldenSource
4 7 (50.00%) Project Management
4 7 (50.00%) Fidessa
4 7 (50.00%) Eagle PACE
4 7 (50.00%) Markit EDM
4 7 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
7 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 4 (28.57%) PMP
7 4 (28.57%) Wealth Management
7 4 (28.57%) Banking
7 4 (28.57%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) ISEB
9 2 (14.29%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) thinkFolio
2 7 (50.00%) Eagle PACE
2 7 (50.00%) LatentZero
2 7 (50.00%) Markit EDM
2 7 (50.00%) Minerva
3 2 (14.29%) Sentinel
General
1 11 (78.57%) Front Office
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
6 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (14.29%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Middle Office Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Middle Office Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Derivative
2 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Investment Management
2 7 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) Wealth Management
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
8 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CFA
2 4 (28.57%) PMP
3 3 (21.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) MiFID
2 11 (78.57%) EMIR
3 9 (64.29%) Solvency II
3 9 (64.29%) UCITS
4 4 (28.57%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (7.14%) FATCA
5 1 (7.14%) PMO
5 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Charles River
2 7 (50.00%) Fidessa
2 7 (50.00%) GoldenSource
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