Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1013 1102 1018
Rank change year-on-year +89 -84 +145
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 176 135 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.071% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.77% 0.55% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 93 109 245
UK median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £52,500 £49,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £93,250 £107,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +43.75% -27.27% +10.00%

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 22784 24589 27973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.65% 12.95% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17099 19449 22114
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,367
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +5.68% +3.04%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98% +4.19%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +75 173 £67,500 -3.57% 9
London +53 172 £67,500 -3.57% 8
UK excluding London +42 4 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Scotland - 3 £57,500 - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
North of England - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 145 (82.39%) MiFID
2 126 (71.59%) Finance
3 98 (55.68%) Banking
4 97 (55.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 75 (42.61%) Project Management
6 73 (41.48%) Business Analysis
7 67 (38.07%) Asset Management
8 63 (35.80%) Analytical Skills
9 59 (33.52%) Investment Banking
9 59 (33.52%) Wealth Management
10 52 (29.55%) Microsoft Excel
10 52 (29.55%) Client Onboarding
11 51 (28.98%) SDLC
12 49 (27.84%) KYC
12 49 (27.84%) Data Modelling
13 44 (25.00%) Data Analysis
14 43 (24.43%) Reference Data
15 42 (23.86%) SQL
16 40 (22.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 39 (22.16%) Retail Banking
18 34 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
18 34 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (19.32%) Derivative
19 32 (18.18%) Back Office
20 31 (17.61%) Front Office
21 23 (13.07%) C#
22 21 (11.93%) PRINCE2
23 20 (11.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 19 (10.80%) XML
24 19 (10.80%) Investment Management

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 9 (5.11%) SAS
2 8 (4.55%) IIS
3 4 (2.27%) Apache
4 2 (1.14%) Confluence
4 2 (1.14%) JBoss
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 52 (29.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (22.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (5.11%) SPSS
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.41%) LatentZero
1 6 (3.41%) thinkFolio
2 5 (2.84%) Eagle PACE
2 5 (2.84%) Markit EDM
2 5 (2.84%) Minerva
3 1 (0.57%) Bloomberg AIM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.11%) QlikView
2 9 (5.11%) Spotfire
3 8 (4.55%) Big Data
4 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.70%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.14%) Flink
6 2 (1.14%) MySQL
7 1 (0.57%) DB2
7 1 (0.57%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 8 (4.55%) JUnit
1 8 (4.55%) Maven
2 7 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.27%) Hudson
5 3 (1.70%) JIRA
5 3 (1.70%) Spock
5 3 (1.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.57%) Ant
6 1 (0.57%) Concordion
6 1 (0.57%) Gradle
6 1 (0.57%) JBehave
6 1 (0.57%) jMock
6 1 (0.57%) Selenium
6 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 126 (71.59%) Finance
2 98 (55.68%) Banking
3 59 (33.52%) Investment Banking
4 39 (22.16%) Retail Banking
5 32 (18.18%) Back Office
6 31 (17.61%) Front Office
7 12 (6.82%) Legal
8 11 (6.25%) Advertising
9 6 (3.41%) Cantonese Language
9 6 (3.41%) International Banking
9 6 (3.41%) Mandarin Language
10 5 (2.84%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.14%) Law
11 2 (1.14%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.57%) Billing
12 1 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.57%) Marketing
12 1 (0.57%) Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (52.84%) Analyst
2 83 (47.16%) Business Analyst
3 40 (22.73%) Business IT Analyst
3 40 (22.73%) IT Analyst
3 40 (22.73%) IT Business Analyst
4 38 (21.59%) Operations Analyst
5 37 (21.02%) Change Analyst
6 36 (20.45%) Operations Business Analyst
7 35 (19.89%) IT Operations Analyst
8 27 (15.34%) Project Manager
9 21 (11.93%) Developer
10 20 (11.36%) Regulatory Business Analyst
11 13 (7.39%) IT Manager
11 13 (7.39%) IT Project Manager
11 13 (7.39%) Product Manager
12 12 (6.82%) Banking Project Manager
13 9 (5.11%) MiFID Business Analyst
13 9 (5.11%) Qualitative Analyst
13 9 (5.11%) Quantitative Analyst
14 8 (4.55%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.80%) XML
2 13 (7.39%) HTML
3 12 (6.82%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (4.55%) .NET
4 8 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (3.98%) QuickFIX
5 7 (3.98%) WCF
5 7 (3.98%) WinForms
6 6 (3.41%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.41%) XBRL
7 5 (2.84%) FpML
7 5 (2.84%) Spring
8 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (2.27%) JMS
8 4 (2.27%) SOAP
9 3 (1.70%) Gherkin
9 3 (1.70%) HTML5
9 3 (1.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (35.80%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (24.43%) Reference Data
3 34 (19.32%) Derivative
4 20 (11.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (7.95%) Management Information System
5 14 (7.95%) OTC Derivatives
6 11 (6.25%) Credit Risk
7 9 (5.11%) Market Risk
8 8 (4.55%) Analytical Mindset
8 8 (4.55%) Fintech
9 7 (3.98%) ASIC
9 7 (3.98%) Computer Science
9 7 (3.98%) Equities
10 6 (3.41%) Wiki
11 5 (2.84%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (2.27%) DTCC
12 4 (2.27%) Fixed Income
13 3 (1.70%) Hedge funds
13 3 (1.70%) SWIFT
13 3 (1.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.68%) Windows
2 8 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.41%) Linux
4 4 (2.27%) Unix
5 1 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (42.61%) Project Management
2 73 (41.48%) Business Analysis
3 67 (38.07%) Asset Management
4 59 (33.52%) Wealth Management
5 52 (29.55%) Client Onboarding
6 51 (28.98%) SDLC
7 49 (27.84%) Data Modelling
7 49 (27.84%) KYC
8 44 (25.00%) Data Analysis
9 34 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (11.93%) PRINCE2
11 19 (10.80%) Investment Management
12 17 (9.66%) Change Management
13 16 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
14 14 (7.95%) Risk Management
14 14 (7.95%) Validation
15 13 (7.39%) Mathematics
16 12 (6.82%) Mentoring
16 12 (6.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (23.86%) SQL
2 23 (13.07%) C#
3 16 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.82%) Java
5 9 (5.11%) C++
5 9 (5.11%) MATLAB
5 9 (5.11%) PL/SQL
5 9 (5.11%) R
6 3 (1.70%) VBA
7 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (8.52%) Degree
2 8 (4.55%) Master's Degree
3 7 (3.98%) CFA
3 7 (3.98%) PMP
4 4 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.70%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.14%) ISEB
6 2 (1.14%) PhD
6 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (82.39%) MiFID
2 97 (55.11%) Dodd-Frank
3 15 (8.52%) GDPR
4 12 (6.82%) FATCA
5 11 (6.25%) AIFMD
6 10 (5.68%) QA
7 9 (5.11%) CRD IV
7 9 (5.11%) Data Quality
8 8 (4.55%) Solvency II
9 7 (3.98%) UCITS
10 5 (2.84%) PMO
11 2 (1.14%) FINRA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (9.09%) Charles River
2 12 (6.82%) Oracle
3 9 (5.11%) Tableau
4 8 (4.55%) Calypso
4 8 (4.55%) Murex
4 8 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.84%) Fidessa
5 5 (2.84%) GoldenSource
6 2 (1.14%) Avaloq
6 2 (1.14%) FNZ
6 2 (1.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.14%) Solace
6 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.57%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.57%) Perforce