Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1169 1174 1187
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 +83
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 37 69 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.037% 0.052%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 79
UK median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £37,000 £42,500 £35,800
90th Percentile £106,500 £122,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% - +1.94%

FATCA 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 22837 24465 27929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.62% 12.95% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17116 19362 22073
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%
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 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

FATCA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FATCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for FATCA in the UK

FATCA
Top 6 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 6 months to 21 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 -8 37 £72,500 -3.33% 2
London -2 36 £75,000 -11.76% 2
UK excluding London +18 1 £47,500 -9.52%
South West +13 1 £47,500 -
North of England +10 1 £47,500 -9.52%
North West -1 1 £47,500 -9.52%

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (67.57%) Finance
2 24 (64.86%) MiFID
3 18 (48.65%) Banking
4 17 (45.95%) Degree
5 12 (32.43%) EMIR
5 12 (32.43%) Regulatory Compliance
6 10 (27.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (27.03%) PRINCE2
6 10 (27.03%) Back Office
7 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (24.32%) KYC
7 9 (24.32%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
8 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.62%) Derivative
9 7 (18.92%) Data Management
9 7 (18.92%) Financial Institution
9 7 (18.92%) Project Management
10 6 (16.22%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (16.22%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (16.22%) GDPR
11 5 (13.51%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (13.51%) Pega
11 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
11 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
11 5 (13.51%) Scrum
11 5 (13.51%) Law
11 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
11 5 (13.51%) COBOL

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:

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Big Data
2 3 (8.11%) Spotfire
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (67.57%) Finance
2 18 (48.65%) Banking
3 10 (27.03%) Back Office
4 7 (18.92%) Financial Institution
5 5 (13.51%) Law
6 4 (10.81%) Front Office
6 4 (10.81%) Marketing
7 3 (8.11%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.70%) Advertising
8 1 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (2.70%) Legal
8 1 (2.70%) Private Banking
8 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Business Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Project Manager
3 9 (24.32%) Banking Project Manager
3 9 (24.32%) IT Manager
3 9 (24.32%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Business Change Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Business Change Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Data Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Management Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) MiFID Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate Software Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) KYC Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.70%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
3 8 (21.62%) Derivative
4 2 (5.41%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Regulatory Compliance
2 10 (27.03%) PRINCE2
3 9 (24.32%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 9 (24.32%) KYC
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.92%) Data Management
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
7 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.81%) Client Onboarding
9 3 (8.11%) Analytics
9 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
9 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics
9 3 (8.11%) Data Governance
9 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) COBOL
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (8.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (64.86%) MiFID
2 12 (32.43%) EMIR
3 6 (16.22%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (16.22%) GDPR
4 4 (10.81%) IFRS
4 4 (10.81%) IFRS 9
4 4 (10.81%) Solvency II
5 2 (5.41%) FINRA
5 2 (5.41%) UCITS
6 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
6 1 (2.70%) PSD2
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) IBM
1 5 (13.51%) Pega
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Tableau
4 2 (5.41%) Avaloq
4 2 (5.41%) Charles River
4 2 (5.41%) FNZ
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Sun