Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1151 1140 1179
Rank change year-on-year -11 +39 +14
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 26 47 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.028% 0.058%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.23% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 82
UK median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +18.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £61,500 £50,250 £36,375
90th Percentile £107,000 £94,375 £103,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £95,000 - £52,831

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 22,787 20,324 26,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.10% 12.02% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17,503 15,904 20,957
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 25 May 2018.

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 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
London -28 24 £75,000 +11.11% 3
England -29 24 £75,000 +11.11% 4
UK excluding London +2 2 £95,000 - 1
Scotland - 2 £95,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Degree
3 16 (61.54%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (57.69%) Solvency II
4 15 (57.69%) Banking
4 15 (57.69%) Financial Institution
5 14 (53.85%) GDPR
5 14 (53.85%) IFRS
5 14 (53.85%) IFRS 9
6 13 (50.00%) Big Data
7 11 (42.31%) Data Science
8 9 (34.62%) Data Governance
9 8 (30.77%) MiFID
10 7 (26.92%) Data Management
10 7 (26.92%) Migration
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
10 7 (26.92%) Data Migration
10 7 (26.92%) Visualisation
11 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
11 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
11 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
11 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (19.23%) EMIR
12 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
12 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (11.54%) SAS
13 3 (11.54%) XML
13 3 (11.54%) HTML
13 3 (11.54%) PHP
13 3 (11.54%) Microsoft

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 3 (11.54%) SAS
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (11.54%) QlikView
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.69%) HBase
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) Neo4j
3 2 (7.69%) Power BI
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) Banking
2 15 (57.69%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Data Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Data Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Management Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Data Migration Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Migration Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Management Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Graduate
6 3 (11.54%) Graduate Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Graduate Software Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Implementation Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Software Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Software Implementation Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
7 2 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) D3.js
2 2 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Equities
3 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Data Science
2 9 (34.62%) Data Governance
3 7 (26.92%) Data Management
3 7 (26.92%) Data Migration
3 7 (26.92%) Migration
3 7 (26.92%) Visualisation
4 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
5 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Wealth Management
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (7.69%) Deep Learning
7 2 (7.69%) Machine Learning
7 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PHP
2 3 (11.54%) R
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (61.54%) Dodd-Frank
2 15 (57.69%) Solvency II
3 14 (53.85%) GDPR
3 14 (53.85%) IFRS
3 14 (53.85%) IFRS 9
4 8 (30.77%) MiFID
5 5 (19.23%) EMIR
6 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
7 1 (3.85%) Basel II
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Sun
2 2 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) Fidessa
3 1 (3.85%) FIS
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) SmartStream