The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FATCA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 899 910
Rank change year-on-year +52 +11  
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 20 59 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.057% 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 42 24
Median salary £75,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £40,250 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £114,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary - £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +1.90%  

FATCA 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 10472 13484 14111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.99% 13.03% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8215 10714 10953
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 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

FATCA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FATCA in the UK

FATCA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FATCA.

Salary trend for FATCA in the UK

FATCA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FATCA over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for FATCA in the UK

FATCA
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FATCA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +45 20 £75,000 +30.43%
London +30 19 £75,000 +27.65%
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
City of London +21 1 £80,000 +45.45%

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 41 (89.13%) MiFID
2 26 (56.52%) Finance
3 24 (52.17%) Banking
4 16 (34.78%) Asset Management
4 16 (34.78%) EMIR
5 14 (30.43%) Degree
5 14 (30.43%) Investment Management
6 13 (28.26%) Project Management
7 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
7 12 (26.09%) Regulatory Compliance
8 11 (23.91%) Derivative
8 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (21.74%) Scrum
9 10 (21.74%) Private Banking
9 10 (21.74%) Wealth Management
9 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (19.57%) Dodd-Frank
10 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
10 9 (19.57%) CRM
11 8 (17.39%) IBM
11 8 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (17.39%) COBOL
11 8 (17.39%) Legal
11 8 (17.39%) Pega
11 8 (17.39%) Pega PRPC
11 8 (17.39%) SDLC
12 7 (15.22%) Investment Banking
13 6 (13.04%) Back Office
14 5 (10.87%) Financial Institution
14 5 (10.87%) GAP Analysis

FATCA
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 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Pega PRPC
2 1 (2.17%) SAP GTS
2 1 (2.17%) Temenos Globus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Big Data
1 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Gradle
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
1 2 (4.35%) JUnit
1 2 (4.35%) Maven
1 2 (4.35%) Mockito
1 2 (4.35%) Spock
1 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 24 (52.17%) Banking
3 10 (21.74%) Private Banking
4 8 (17.39%) Legal
5 7 (15.22%) Investment Banking
6 6 (13.04%) Back Office
7 5 (10.87%) Financial Institution
7 5 (10.87%) Front Office
8 3 (6.52%) Retail
9 1 (2.17%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Analyst
1 27 (58.70%) Business Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Banking Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Banking Business Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Business IT Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) IT Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) IT Business Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Service Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) MiFID Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) MiFID Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Product Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Senior IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Akka
1 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
1 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
1 2 (4.35%) JDBC
1 2 (4.35%) JMS
1 2 (4.35%) jQuery
1 2 (4.35%) Meteor
1 2 (4.35%) Node.js
1 2 (4.35%) REST
1 2 (4.35%) SOAP
1 2 (4.35%) Spring
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) CSS3
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) JSON
2 1 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) XSD
2 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Derivative
2 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (8.70%) Market Risk
5 3 (6.52%) Credit Risk
5 3 (6.52%) Equities
5 3 (6.52%) Fixed Income
5 3 (6.52%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
7 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
1 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Asset Management
2 14 (30.43%) Investment Management
3 13 (28.26%) Project Management
4 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
4 12 (26.09%) Regulatory Compliance
5 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.74%) Scrum
6 10 (21.74%) Wealth Management
7 9 (19.57%) CRM
7 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
8 8 (17.39%) SDLC
9 5 (10.87%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 4 (8.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
10 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.52%) Data Management
11 3 (6.52%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) COBOL
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.35%) Korn
2 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ACCA
4 1 (2.17%) CISA
4 1 (2.17%) CISM
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) CRISC
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (89.13%) MiFID
2 16 (34.78%) EMIR
3 9 (19.57%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (4.35%) IFRS
5 1 (2.17%) AIFMD
5 1 (2.17%) IFRS 9
5 1 (2.17%) PMO
5 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) IBM
1 8 (17.39%) Pega
2 4 (8.70%) Cognizant
3 2 (4.35%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.35%) Solace
4 1 (2.17%) Avaloq
4 1 (2.17%) FNZ
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Sun