Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1004 1101 1031
Rank change year-on-year +97 -70 +114
Permanent jobs citing EMIR 177 148 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.100% 0.076% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.81% 0.58% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 91 105 238
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £104,500 £107,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,750 £70,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year -16.07% +28.44% -9.17%

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 21790 25429 27995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.30% 13.11% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16201 20174 22187
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,261 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +84 168 £70,000 -1.75% 15
London +52 165 £70,000 -1.75% 14
UK excluding London +54 12 £58,750 -16.07% 3
Scotland +1 9 £58,750 -16.07% 1
North West - 3 - -
North of England - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 159 (89.83%) MiFID
2 111 (62.71%) Finance
2 111 (62.71%) Banking
3 105 (59.32%) Dodd-Frank
4 78 (44.07%) Business Analysis
5 71 (40.11%) Project Management
6 69 (38.98%) Investment Banking
7 64 (36.16%) Asset Management
8 61 (34.46%) Wealth Management
9 56 (31.64%) Client Onboarding
10 53 (29.94%) KYC
11 52 (29.38%) Analytical Skills
12 51 (28.81%) SDLC
13 50 (28.25%) Microsoft Excel
14 49 (27.68%) Data Analysis
15 46 (25.99%) Data Modelling
16 44 (24.86%) Reference Data
17 42 (23.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 39 (22.03%) Retail
18 39 (22.03%) Retail Banking
19 38 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
20 37 (20.90%) Derivative
21 35 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
22 34 (19.21%) SQL
23 27 (15.25%) Back Office
24 25 (14.12%) Front Office
25 22 (12.43%) Legal
26 21 (11.86%) PRINCE2
27 19 (10.73%) Charles River
28 18 (10.17%) Java

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 5 (2.82%) SAS
2 4 (2.26%) Apache
3 3 (1.69%) IIS
4 2 (1.13%) Confluence
4 2 (1.13%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) MTS
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (28.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (23.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.82%) SPSS
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Eagle PACE
1 7 (3.95%) LatentZero
1 7 (3.95%) Markit EDM
1 7 (3.95%) Minerva
1 7 (3.95%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.56%) BondVision
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.21%) Big Data
2 7 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.82%) DB2
3 5 (2.82%) QlikView
3 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.82%) Spotfire
4 4 (2.26%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.13%) Flink
6 2 (1.13%) MySQL
7 1 (0.56%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (7.34%) Jenkins
1 13 (7.34%) Maven
2 10 (5.65%) JUnit
3 9 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.52%) Hudson
5 5 (2.82%) Ant
5 5 (2.82%) Gradle
6 4 (2.26%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.26%) Spock
7 3 (1.69%) JIRA
7 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.56%) Concordion
8 1 (0.56%) JBehave
8 1 (0.56%) jMock
8 1 (0.56%) Selenium
8 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 111 (62.71%) Banking
1 111 (62.71%) Finance
2 69 (38.98%) Investment Banking
3 39 (22.03%) Retail
3 39 (22.03%) Retail Banking
4 27 (15.25%) Back Office
5 25 (14.12%) Front Office
6 22 (12.43%) Legal
7 9 (5.08%) Financial Institution
8 6 (3.39%) Advertising
9 4 (2.26%) Private Banking
10 2 (1.13%) Billing
11 1 (0.56%) Law
11 1 (0.56%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 91 (51.41%) Analyst
2 86 (48.59%) Business Analyst
3 42 (23.73%) Business IT Analyst
3 42 (23.73%) IT Analyst
3 42 (23.73%) IT Business Analyst
4 37 (20.90%) Change Analyst
5 36 (20.34%) Operations Analyst
5 36 (20.34%) Operations Business Analyst
6 35 (19.77%) IT Operations Analyst
7 29 (16.38%) Project Manager
8 21 (11.86%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 16 (9.04%) Developer
10 14 (7.91%) Product Manager
11 13 (7.34%) Java Developer
12 12 (6.78%) IT Manager
12 12 (6.78%) IT Project Manager
13 11 (6.21%) Banking Project Manager
13 11 (6.21%) MiFID Business Analyst
14 9 (5.08%) Consultant
14 9 (5.08%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.04%) XML
2 10 (5.65%) Spring
3 9 (5.08%) HTML
3 9 (5.08%) SOAP
4 8 (4.52%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (3.95%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.95%) FpML
6 5 (2.82%) JMS
6 5 (2.82%) JSON
7 4 (2.26%) Gherkin
7 4 (2.26%) HTML5
7 4 (2.26%) jQuery
7 4 (2.26%) Node.js
7 4 (2.26%) Protocol Buffers
7 4 (2.26%) REST
7 4 (2.26%) XSLT
8 3 (1.69%) .NET
8 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (29.38%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (24.86%) Reference Data
3 37 (20.90%) Derivative
4 18 (10.17%) OTC Derivatives
5 14 (7.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (5.65%) Fintech
7 8 (4.52%) ASIC
8 6 (3.39%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.39%) Equities
9 5 (2.82%) Credit Risk
9 5 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (2.82%) Fixed Income
9 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.82%) Wiki
10 4 (2.26%) DTCC
10 4 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (2.26%) Market Risk
10 4 (2.26%) User Experience
11 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.08%) Unix
2 7 (3.95%) Linux
3 5 (2.82%) Windows
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.07%) Business Analysis
2 71 (40.11%) Project Management
3 64 (36.16%) Asset Management
4 61 (34.46%) Wealth Management
5 56 (31.64%) Client Onboarding
6 53 (29.94%) KYC
7 51 (28.81%) SDLC
8 49 (27.68%) Data Analysis
9 46 (25.99%) Data Modelling
10 38 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (11.86%) PRINCE2
13 18 (10.17%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 18 (10.17%) Investment Management
14 17 (9.60%) Change Management
15 13 (7.34%) Product Management
16 12 (6.78%) Mentoring
16 12 (6.78%) Waterfall
17 11 (6.21%) Data Architecture
17 11 (6.21%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.21%) SQL
2 18 (10.17%) Java
3 12 (6.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.39%) C#
5 5 (2.82%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.26%) C++
6 4 (2.26%) MATLAB
6 4 (2.26%) R
7 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.13%) VBA
9 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (6.21%) Degree
2 8 (4.52%) PMP
3 7 (3.95%) CFA
4 4 (2.26%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.69%) ISEB
5 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (89.83%) MiFID
2 105 (59.32%) Dodd-Frank
3 17 (9.60%) FATCA
4 12 (6.78%) AIFMD
4 12 (6.78%) GDPR
5 10 (5.65%) Solvency II
6 8 (4.52%) UCITS
7 7 (3.95%) QA
8 5 (2.82%) CRD IV
8 5 (2.82%) Data Quality
8 5 (2.82%) PMO
9 1 (0.56%) Basel III
9 1 (0.56%) COREP
9 1 (0.56%) FINRA
9 1 (0.56%) FINREP
9 1 (0.56%) IFRS
9 1 (0.56%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (10.73%) Charles River
2 11 (6.21%) Calypso
2 11 (6.21%) Murex
2 11 (6.21%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (3.95%) Fidessa
3 7 (3.95%) GoldenSource
4 6 (3.39%) Oracle
5 5 (2.82%) Perforce
5 5 (2.82%) Tableau
6 4 (2.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.13%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.13%) Solace
7 2 (1.13%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.56%) Avaloq
8 1 (0.56%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.56%) eSpeed
8 1 (0.56%) FNZ
8 1 (0.56%) MarketAxess
8 1 (0.56%) Tradeweb