Period
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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 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1148 966 744
Rank change year-on-year -182 -222 +277
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 65 56 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.048% 0.061%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.33% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 33
10th Percentile £71,125 £56,250 £55,250
25th Percentile £81,250 £58,750 £66,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £77,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.13% +6.90% -4.61%
75th Percentile £100,000 £86,250 £78,750
90th Percentile £106,625 £101,250 £86,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £90,000 - -

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 29,027 16,889 7,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.58% 14.61% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13,832 10,425 5,975
10th Percentile £31,231 £31,250 £30,717
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%
75th Percentile £74,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 August 2022.

Salary histogram for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Top 5 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 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -152 65 £90,000 +16.13% 5
London -162 64 £90,000 +16.13% 5
Work from Home -177 29 £95,000 +52.00% 1
South East - 1 £90,000 -
UK excluding London - 1 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, 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 48 (73.85%) MiFID
2 39 (60.00%) Finance
3 33 (50.77%) Banking
4 25 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (38.46%) Derivative
5 24 (36.92%) Investment Banking
6 23 (35.38%) Agile
6 23 (35.38%) Java
7 18 (27.69%) Scrum
8 17 (26.15%) Social Skills
9 16 (24.62%) QA
10 15 (23.08%) Investment Management
11 14 (21.54%) Dependency Management
11 14 (21.54%) Equities
11 14 (21.54%) Windows
12 13 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (18.46%) Eclipse
13 12 (18.46%) IntelliJ
13 12 (18.46%) RDBMS
13 12 (18.46%) Unix
13 12 (18.46%) Sybase
13 12 (18.46%) DB2
13 12 (18.46%) TDD
13 12 (18.46%) Data Management
13 12 (18.46%) Spring
13 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (18.46%) Regression Testing
13 12 (18.46%) Build Automation
13 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
13 12 (18.46%) Functional Programming

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 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) DB2
1 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (18.46%) RDBMS
1 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.31%) Big Data
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.62%) Data Mart
4 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.62%) QlikView
4 3 (4.62%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Bitbucket Server
1 12 (18.46%) Eclipse
1 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
1 12 (18.46%) Gradle
1 12 (18.46%) IntelliJ
1 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
General
1 39 (60.00%) Finance
2 33 (50.77%) Banking
3 24 (36.92%) Investment Banking
4 17 (26.15%) Social Skills
5 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (10.77%) Advertising
7 4 (6.15%) International Banking
8 2 (3.08%) Back Office
8 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
8 2 (3.08%) Front Office
8 2 (3.08%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (3.08%) Marketing
9 1 (1.54%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Developer
2 23 (35.38%) Analyst
2 23 (35.38%) Java Developer
2 23 (35.38%) Lead Developer
2 23 (35.38%) Lead Java Developer
3 20 (30.77%) Business Analyst
4 11 (16.92%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Report Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Python Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Quantitative Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) C++ Developer
7 6 (9.23%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Investment Management Business Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Asset Management Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Asset Management Business Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Regulatory Change Manager
11 2 (3.08%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Spring
1 12 (18.46%) Spring Boot
2 3 (4.62%) .NET
3 2 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (38.46%) Derivative
2 14 (21.54%) Equities
3 13 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
5 8 (12.31%) User Experience
6 7 (10.77%) Exotic Derivative
6 7 (10.77%) Market Risk
7 4 (6.15%) Fixed Income
8 3 (4.62%) Reference Data
9 2 (3.08%) ASIC
9 2 (3.08%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
9 2 (3.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (3.08%) Swaptions
9 2 (3.08%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.54%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Unix
3 2 (3.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (35.38%) Agile
3 18 (27.69%) Scrum
4 15 (23.08%) Investment Management
5 14 (21.54%) Dependency Management
6 12 (18.46%) Build Automation
6 12 (18.46%) Data Management
6 12 (18.46%) Functional Programming
6 12 (18.46%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (18.46%) Regression Testing
6 12 (18.46%) Reverse Engineering
6 12 (18.46%) TDD
6 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
6 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (16.92%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (16.92%) OO
7 11 (16.92%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (16.92%) Re-Platforming
7 11 (16.92%) Software Delivery
8 9 (13.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) Python
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 6 (9.23%) C++
4 1 (1.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) Master's Degree
2 7 (10.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (73.85%) MiFID
2 16 (24.62%) QA
3 11 (16.92%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (3.08%) ISO 20022
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Sybase
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft