Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1007 1108 1029
Rank change year-on-year +101 -79 +98
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 83 68 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.041% 0.099%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.44% 0.31% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 71 68 87
UK median annual salary £77,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.07% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £93,750 £91,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £87,500 £48,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +80.41% -17.45% -16.07%

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 18,855 22,022 21,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.29% 13.20% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13,922 16,721 15,938
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Top 6 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 17 September 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 +116 83 £77,000 +16.23% 8
London +114 77 £75,000 +11.11% 8
UK excluding London +46 6 £87,500 +80.41%
South East - 4 £97,500 -
South West +5 1 £55,000 +29.41%
East of England - 1 £85,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 75 (90.36%) MiFID
2 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (48.19%) Finance
3 32 (38.55%) Asset Management
4 29 (34.94%) Dodd-Frank
5 25 (30.12%) Investment Management
6 23 (27.71%) Derivative
7 22 (26.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (24.10%) Business Analysis
9 16 (19.28%) Banking
10 15 (18.07%) Programme Management
11 14 (16.87%) QA
11 14 (16.87%) Change Management
11 14 (16.87%) SQL
11 14 (16.87%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (14.46%) Target Operating Model
12 12 (14.46%) Process Improvement
12 12 (14.46%) GAP Analysis
12 12 (14.46%) Project Management
12 12 (14.46%) Fixed Income
13 11 (13.25%) Process Management
13 11 (13.25%) Workflow
13 11 (13.25%) Advertising
13 11 (13.25%) Java
13 11 (13.25%) Six Sigma
13 11 (13.25%) ASIC
13 11 (13.25%) BPR
13 11 (13.25%) GDPR
14 10 (12.05%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 10 (12.05%) Programme Delivery

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 3 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.20%) Apache
2 1 (1.20%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.41%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.61%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.61%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (3.61%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) Serverless
3 2 (2.41%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Maven
2 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.41%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.41%) JIRA
4 2 (2.41%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 40 (48.19%) Finance
2 16 (19.28%) Banking
3 11 (13.25%) Advertising
4 10 (12.05%) Investment Banking
5 9 (10.84%) Back Office
6 6 (7.23%) Front Office
7 3 (3.61%) Legal
8 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (48.19%) Analyst
2 23 (27.71%) Business Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 11 (13.25%) Consultant
4 11 (13.25%) MiFID Consultant
5 10 (12.05%) Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Change Analyst
6 8 (9.64%) Change Management Business Analyst
6 8 (9.64%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Programme Manager
8 6 (7.23%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.23%) Qualitative Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Quantitative Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Asset Management Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Investment Management Business Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Manager
10 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) Spring
2 5 (6.02%) Middleware
3 4 (4.82%) XML
4 3 (3.61%) .NET
4 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.61%) JSON
4 3 (3.61%) XML Schema
5 2 (2.41%) Apache Camel
5 2 (2.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.41%) HTML
5 2 (2.41%) HTML5
5 2 (2.41%) JPA
5 2 (2.41%) RESTful
5 2 (2.41%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.20%) FIXML
6 1 (1.20%) FpML
6 1 (1.20%) React
6 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Derivative
2 22 (26.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (14.46%) Fixed Income
4 11 (13.25%) ASIC
5 9 (10.84%) Equities
6 8 (9.64%) OTC Derivatives
7 6 (7.23%) Credit Risk
7 6 (7.23%) Exotic Derivative
7 6 (7.23%) Market Risk
8 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.82%) Hedge funds
9 3 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Linux
1 3 (3.61%) Windows
1 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
1 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.55%) Asset Management
3 25 (30.12%) Investment Management
4 20 (24.10%) Business Analysis
5 15 (18.07%) Programme Management
6 14 (16.87%) Change Management
6 14 (16.87%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (14.46%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (14.46%) Process Improvement
7 12 (14.46%) Project Management
7 12 (14.46%) Target Operating Model
8 11 (13.25%) BPR
8 11 (13.25%) Process Management
8 11 (13.25%) Six Sigma
8 11 (13.25%) Workflow
9 10 (12.05%) Matrix Management
9 10 (12.05%) Migration
9 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
9 10 (12.05%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 10 (12.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 11 (13.25%) Java
3 9 (10.84%) C#
4 6 (7.23%) C++
4 6 (7.23%) MATLAB
5 5 (6.02%) R
5 5 (6.02%) VBA
6 4 (4.82%) Java 8
6 4 (4.82%) Python
7 3 (3.61%) C
7 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Master's Degree
2 6 (7.23%) PhD
2 6 (7.23%) PMP
3 2 (2.41%) CFA
3 2 (2.41%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (90.36%) MiFID
2 29 (34.94%) Dodd-Frank
3 14 (16.87%) QA
4 11 (13.25%) GDPR
5 8 (9.64%) Solvency II
6 4 (4.82%) FATCA
7 2 (2.41%) PMO
8 1 (1.20%) AIFMD
8 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (6.02%) Tableau
2 3 (3.61%) Bloomberg
2 3 (3.61%) VMware
3 1 (1.20%) Atlassian