Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 776 1003 1129
Rank change year-on-year +227 +126 -63
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 41 106 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.073% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.45% 0.53% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 38 73 63
Median annual salary £74,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.07% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £65,875 £56,250 £46,900
90th Percentile £91,500 £92,500 £95,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £55,000 £55,000

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 9,070 19,853 22,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.19% 13.62% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6,886 14,595 17,498
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,125
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%

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 16 July 2020.

Salary histogram for EMIR in the UK

EMIR
Top 2 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 16 July 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 +222 41 £74,000 +2.07%
London +127 41 £74,000 +2.07%

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 37 (90.24%) MiFID
2 30 (73.17%) Finance
3 15 (36.59%) Banking
4 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
6 11 (26.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
7 10 (24.39%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (21.95%) SDLC
8 9 (21.95%) V-Model
9 8 (19.51%) Requirements Gathering
9 8 (19.51%) Back Office
9 8 (19.51%) Degree
10 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (17.07%) Python
11 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
11 6 (14.63%) Front Office
11 6 (14.63%) Validation
11 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (14.63%) Stochastic Calculus
11 6 (14.63%) Market Risk
12 5 (12.20%) IIBA
12 5 (12.20%) CBAP
12 5 (12.20%) Business Process Modelling
12 5 (12.20%) Master's Degree
12 5 (12.20%) Equities
12 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
12 5 (12.20%) Physics
12 5 (12.20%) Investment Banking
12 5 (12.20%) Exotic Derivative

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 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Lake
1 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 30 (73.17%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) Banking
3 8 (19.51%) Back Office
4 6 (14.63%) Front Office
5 5 (12.20%) Advertising
5 5 (12.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Law
6 1 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Business Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Quantitative Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Report Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Qualitative Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Quantitative Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Report Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Payments Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Payments Business Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Product Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) NumPy
1 1 (2.44%) Pandas
1 1 (2.44%) REST
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Market Risk
3 5 (12.20%) Equities
3 5 (12.20%) Exotic Derivative
4 4 (9.76%) Derivative
5 3 (7.32%) Fixed Income
5 3 (7.32%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
3 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
4 9 (21.95%) SDLC
4 9 (21.95%) V-Model
5 8 (19.51%) Requirements Gathering
6 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
7 6 (14.63%) Stochastic Calculus
7 6 (14.63%) Validation
8 5 (12.20%) Business Process Modelling
8 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
8 5 (12.20%) Physics
8 5 (12.20%) UML
9 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
9 4 (9.76%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (9.76%) Fintech
9 4 (9.76%) Migration
10 3 (7.32%) Product Management
10 3 (7.32%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Python
2 4 (9.76%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) C++
3 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
3 3 (7.32%) R
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) CBAP
2 5 (12.20%) IIBA
2 5 (12.20%) ISEB
2 5 (12.20%) Master's Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PhD
3 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (90.24%) MiFID
2 10 (24.39%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (7.32%) ISO 20022
3 3 (7.32%) SEPA
4 1 (2.44%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Bloomberg
2 3 (7.32%) Refinitiv
3 1 (2.44%) FXall
3 1 (2.44%) Tradeweb