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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 805 868 830
Rank change year-on-year +63 -38  
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 60 82 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% 0.61% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 122
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +40.00%  

EMIR 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 10309 13543 14110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.98% 13.05% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8084 10750 10944
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

EMIR
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Top 11 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 3 months to 27 April 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 +66 52 £70,000 - 15
London +44 49 £71,250 -10.93% 15
City of London +37 15 £70,000 +27.27% 7
Scotland +18 8 £60,000 -14.28%
Glasgow - 7 - -
North West - 2 - -
Chester - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
West Midlands +25 1 £60,000 +41.17%
Birmingham +17 1 £60,000 +41.17%
Edinburgh +5 1 £60,000 -14.28%

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 116 (87.88%) MiFID
2 85 (64.39%) Finance
3 63 (47.73%) Dodd-Frank
4 57 (43.18%) Banking
5 40 (30.30%) SQL
6 30 (22.73%) Financial Institution
6 30 (22.73%) Derivative
7 29 (21.97%) Business Analysis
7 29 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (21.21%) Front Office
8 28 (21.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 26 (19.70%) Back Office
9 26 (19.70%) Investment Banking
9 26 (19.70%) Degree
10 23 (17.42%) Project Management
11 21 (15.91%) Risk Management
11 21 (15.91%) Legal
12 20 (15.15%) Validation
12 20 (15.15%) OTC Derivatives
13 19 (14.39%) Investment Management
14 18 (13.64%) Java
14 18 (13.64%) XML
15 17 (12.88%) Fixed Income
15 17 (12.88%) Equities
15 17 (12.88%) FATCA
16 16 (12.12%) Product Management
16 16 (12.12%) Fintech
17 15 (11.36%) Asset Management
17 15 (11.36%) SDLC
18 14 (10.61%) Spring

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 4 (3.03%) Apache
2 3 (2.27%) Mule
3 2 (1.52%) IIS
3 2 (1.52%) MTS
3 2 (1.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.76%) Confluence
4 1 (0.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.27%) Front Arena
2 3 (2.27%) Kondor
2 3 (2.27%) Orchestrade
2 3 (2.27%) Summit
3 2 (1.52%) BondVision
3 2 (1.52%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (1.52%) LatentZero
3 2 (1.52%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.52%) Minerva
3 2 (1.52%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) SaaS
2 4 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.76%) FTP
1 1 (0.76%) SAN
1 1 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 11 (8.33%) DB2
3 10 (7.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.76%) GIS
6 1 (0.76%) MySQL
6 1 (0.76%) QlikView
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Gradle
1 11 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.30%) Ant
2 7 (5.30%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.30%) Hudson
2 7 (5.30%) Maven
3 6 (4.55%) JIRA
4 5 (3.79%) Toad
5 4 (3.03%) Concordion
5 4 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.03%) FitNesse
5 4 (3.03%) JBehave
5 4 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.52%) JUnit
7 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 85 (64.39%) Finance
2 57 (43.18%) Banking
3 30 (22.73%) Financial Institution
4 28 (21.21%) Front Office
5 26 (19.70%) Back Office
5 26 (19.70%) Investment Banking
6 21 (15.91%) Legal
7 9 (6.82%) Advertising
8 2 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.52%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Billing
9 1 (0.76%) French Language
9 1 (0.76%) German Language
9 1 (0.76%) Retail
9 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (42.42%) Analyst
2 37 (28.03%) Business Analyst
3 22 (16.67%) Developer
4 16 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 15 (11.36%) Product Manager
6 14 (10.61%) Java Developer
7 12 (9.09%) Technical Manager
7 12 (9.09%) Technical Product Manager
8 10 (7.58%) Qualitative Analyst
8 10 (7.58%) Quantitative Analyst
8 10 (7.58%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 9 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (6.82%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Team Leader
10 8 (6.06%) Consultant
11 7 (5.30%) Risk Analyst
11 7 (5.30%) Senior Manager
12 6 (4.55%) Report Analyst
12 6 (4.55%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.64%) XML
2 14 (10.61%) Spring
3 11 (8.33%) JSON
4 7 (5.30%) Protocol Buffers
4 7 (5.30%) SOAP
5 4 (3.03%) Guice
5 4 (3.03%) HTML
5 4 (3.03%) Lambda Expressions
5 4 (3.03%) REST
5 4 (3.03%) XSLT
6 3 (2.27%) .NET
6 3 (2.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.27%) J2EE
6 3 (2.27%) JMS
6 3 (2.27%) JSP
6 3 (2.27%) Middleware
6 3 (2.27%) Servlets
7 2 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.73%) Derivative
2 28 (21.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (15.15%) OTC Derivatives
4 17 (12.88%) Equities
4 17 (12.88%) Fixed Income
5 16 (12.12%) Fintech
6 13 (9.85%) Market Risk
7 12 (9.09%) Credit Risk
8 7 (5.30%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (4.55%) User Experience
10 5 (3.79%) SWIFT
11 3 (2.27%) Algorithms
11 3 (2.27%) Reference Data
12 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.52%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.76%) Swaptions
13 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.82%) Unix
2 4 (3.03%) Windows
3 3 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (21.97%) Business Analysis
2 23 (17.42%) Project Management
3 21 (15.91%) Risk Management
4 20 (15.15%) Validation
5 19 (14.39%) Investment Management
6 16 (12.12%) Product Management
7 15 (11.36%) Asset Management
7 15 (11.36%) SDLC
8 14 (10.61%) Scrum
9 13 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (9.09%) Mathematics
11 11 (8.33%) Change Management
11 11 (8.33%) Data Reconciliation
11 11 (8.33%) OO
11 11 (8.33%) Quality Management
12 10 (7.58%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 10 (7.58%) Microservices
12 10 (7.58%) Requirements Management
13 9 (6.82%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.30%) SQL
2 18 (13.64%) Java
3 11 (8.33%) R
4 9 (6.82%) C++
4 9 (6.82%) MATLAB
4 9 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.03%) C#
6 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.03%) VBA
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (19.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.52%) CFA
2 2 (1.52%) ISEB
2 2 (1.52%) PMP
2 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.76%) RHCA
3 1 (0.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (87.88%) MiFID
2 63 (47.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 17 (12.88%) FATCA
4 6 (4.55%) PMO
5 5 (3.79%) Solvency II
6 4 (3.03%) AIFMD
6 4 (3.03%) UCITS
7 3 (2.27%) QA
8 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) Docker
2 3 (2.27%) XenApp
2 3 (2.27%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.76%) NFS
4 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Nagios
1 2 (1.52%) SCCM
1 2 (1.52%) SCOM
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (10.61%) Oracle
2 9 (6.82%) Bloomberg
3 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.30%) Perforce
5 5 (3.79%) Fidessa
6 4 (3.03%) Cognizant
6 4 (3.03%) Sophis
6 4 (3.03%) Sybase
6 4 (3.03%) Wallstreet Suite
7 3 (2.27%) Calypso
7 3 (2.27%) Charles River
7 3 (2.27%) Citrix
7 3 (2.27%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.27%) Murex
7 3 (2.27%) NetApp
7 3 (2.27%) Solace
7 3 (2.27%) SunGard
8 2 (1.52%) eSpeed
8 2 (1.52%) GoldenSource
8 2 (1.52%) HP
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