Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 653 1016 1123
Rank change year-on-year +363 +107 -72
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 41 79 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.056% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.68% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 70 68
Median annual salary £72,500 £76,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.61% +12.59% -3.57%
10th Percentile £38,875 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £89,250 £105,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £87,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +80.41% -17.45%

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 6,050 18,804 22,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.97% 13.28% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,673 13,877 16,808
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.88%

EMIR
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing EMIR over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Top 3 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 18 September 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
England +316 41 £72,500 -4.61% 4
London +223 41 £72,500 -3.33% 4
Work from Home - 2 £60,000 -

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

1 35 (85.37%) MiFID
2 28 (68.29%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) Banking
4 13 (31.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (31.71%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (26.83%) Degree
6 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
6 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
7 9 (21.95%) Bloomberg
7 9 (21.95%) Python
7 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
8 8 (19.51%) Back Office
8 8 (19.51%) Advertising
8 8 (19.51%) Validation
8 8 (19.51%) Migration
8 8 (19.51%) PhD
8 8 (19.51%) Exotic Derivative
8 8 (19.51%) Market Risk
8 8 (19.51%) Mathematics
8 8 (19.51%) Physics
8 8 (19.51%) Stochastic Calculus
8 8 (19.51%) Master's Degree
9 7 (17.07%) Requirements Gathering
9 7 (17.07%) Financial Modelling
9 7 (17.07%) SDLC
9 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.07%) Equities
10 6 (14.63%) C#
10 6 (14.63%) Machine Learning

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Endur
1 3 (7.32%) Loan IQ
2 2 (4.88%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
General
1 28 (68.29%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) Banking
3 8 (19.51%) Advertising
3 8 (19.51%) Back Office
4 5 (12.20%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.32%) Legal
6 2 (4.88%) Front Office
6 2 (4.88%) Retail
7 1 (2.44%) Law
7 1 (2.44%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Business Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Qualitative Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Quantitative Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Quantitative Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Payments Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Payments Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Report Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
6 3 (7.32%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Report Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) .NET Core
1 3 (7.32%) CSS
1 3 (7.32%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (7.32%) HTML
1 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (19.51%) Exotic Derivative
2 8 (19.51%) Market Risk
3 7 (17.07%) Equities
4 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
4 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.20%) Data Structures
5 4 (9.76%) SWIFT
6 3 (7.32%) Derivative
6 3 (7.32%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
2 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
3 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
4 8 (19.51%) Mathematics
4 8 (19.51%) Migration
4 8 (19.51%) Physics
4 8 (19.51%) Stochastic Calculus
4 8 (19.51%) Validation
5 7 (17.07%) Financial Modelling
5 7 (17.07%) Requirements Gathering
5 7 (17.07%) SDLC
5 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.63%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (14.63%) Machine Learning
6 6 (14.63%) V-Model
7 5 (12.20%) DevOps
8 4 (9.76%) Regtech
9 3 (7.32%) Analytics
9 3 (7.32%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Python
2 6 (14.63%) C#
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) C++
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
5 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.32%) R
5 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) Java 8
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) Master's Degree
2 8 (19.51%) PhD
3 3 (7.32%) CBAP
3 3 (7.32%) IIBA
3 3 (7.32%) ISEB
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (85.37%) MiFID
2 13 (31.71%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (9.76%) ISO 20022
3 4 (9.76%) SEPA
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Bloomberg
2 4 (9.76%) Refinitiv
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Murex
3 3 (7.32%) OpenLink
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) FXall
4 1 (2.44%) Tradeweb