Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1058 1033 1063
Rank change year-on-year -25 +30 -38
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 52 141 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.082% 0.077%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.65% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 51 77 107
UK median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% - -3.45%
10th Percentile £50,000 £51,500 £44,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £105,500 £98,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £40,000

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 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 20,805 21,621 22,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.77% 12.55% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15,302 16,618 17,482
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

EMIR
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EMIR over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EMIR within the UK over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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 -29 52 £62,500 -10.71% 3
London -48 52 £62,500 -10.71% 3

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 with a requirement for EMIR.

1 51 (98.08%) MiFID
2 50 (96.15%) Finance
3 36 (69.23%) Dodd-Frank
4 30 (57.69%) Equities
5 23 (44.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (38.46%) C#
6 20 (38.46%) Degree
7 19 (36.54%) FATCA
8 18 (34.62%) Derivative
9 17 (32.69%) Fixed Income
10 16 (30.77%) Front Office
10 16 (30.77%) Risk Management
11 15 (28.85%) Investment Management
12 14 (26.92%) Fund Management
12 14 (26.92%) Asset Management
12 14 (26.92%) Advertising
13 13 (25.00%) Validation
13 13 (25.00%) Legal
14 12 (23.08%) MATLAB
14 12 (23.08%) C++
14 12 (23.08%) PhD
14 12 (23.08%) Mathematics
14 12 (23.08%) Physics
14 12 (23.08%) Exotic Derivative
14 12 (23.08%) Credit Risk
14 12 (23.08%) Stochastic Calculus
14 12 (23.08%) Market Risk
14 12 (23.08%) Credit Risk Management
14 12 (23.08%) Master's Degree
14 12 (23.08%) Financial Modelling

EMIR
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 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (19.23%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.69%) OLAP
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (1.92%) DataStage
4 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (19.23%) TeamCity
2 9 (17.31%) JIRA
3 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (96.15%) Finance
2 16 (30.77%) Front Office
3 14 (26.92%) Advertising
4 13 (25.00%) Legal
5 11 (21.15%) Banking
6 5 (9.62%) Back Office
7 1 (1.92%) German Language
7 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.92%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.92%) Romanian Language
7 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Analyst
2 24 (46.15%) Business Analyst
3 22 (42.31%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 12 (23.08%) Qualitative Analyst
4 12 (23.08%) Quantitative Analyst
5 10 (19.23%) Change Management Business Analyst
5 10 (19.23%) Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 8 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
6 8 (15.38%) SQL Developer
7 7 (13.46%) MiFID Business Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) Senior SQL Developer
9 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Architect
10 2 (3.85%) Sales Executive
10 2 (3.85%) Senior Systems Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) .NET Core
2 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) J2EE
4 1 (1.92%) Kafka
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.92%) Spring
4 1 (1.92%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.92%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (57.69%) Equities
2 23 (44.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (34.62%) Derivative
4 17 (32.69%) Fixed Income
5 12 (23.08%) Credit Risk
5 12 (23.08%) Exotic Derivative
5 12 (23.08%) Market Risk
6 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.69%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.85%) Eurex
7 2 (3.85%) Fintech
7 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.92%) ASIC
8 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 15 (28.85%) Investment Management
3 14 (26.92%) Asset Management
3 14 (26.92%) Fund Management
4 13 (25.00%) Validation
5 12 (23.08%) Credit Risk Management
5 12 (23.08%) Financial Modelling
5 12 (23.08%) Mathematics
5 12 (23.08%) Physics
5 12 (23.08%) Stochastic Calculus
6 11 (21.15%) Business Analysis
7 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.62%) Change Management
11 4 (7.69%) Project Management
11 4 (7.69%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) C#
2 12 (23.08%) C++
2 12 (23.08%) MATLAB
2 12 (23.08%) R
3 10 (19.23%) Ruby
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 8 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 12 (23.08%) Master's Degree
2 12 (23.08%) PhD
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (98.08%) MiFID
2 36 (69.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 19 (36.54%) FATCA
4 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) CQG
1 10 (19.23%) Fidessa
1 10 (19.23%) FIS
1 10 (19.23%) SunGard
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.85%) Reuters
3 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.85%) SmartStream
4 1 (1.92%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Informatica
4 1 (1.92%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) SnapLogic
4 1 (1.92%) TIBCO