Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1122 1152 1174
Rank change year-on-year +30 +22 +37
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 37 37 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.021% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 52
UK median annual salary £70,000 £73,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.08% +5.36% +12.00%
10th Percentile £49,750 £43,750 £41,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £112,525 £127,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £47,500 £50,162
% change year-on-year - -5.31% +8.46%

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 21,608 21,694 25,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.14% 12.39% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16,408 16,095 19,816
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,088 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for FATCA in the UK

FATCA
Top 2 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 17 October 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
England +52 37 £70,000 -5.08% 4
London +46 37 £70,000 -6.67% 4

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 37 (100.00%) Finance
2 26 (70.27%) Dodd-Frank
3 23 (62.16%) GDPR
3 23 (62.16%) Financial Institution
4 22 (59.46%) SQL
5 21 (56.76%) Banking
6 20 (54.05%) IFRS
6 20 (54.05%) IFRS 9
6 20 (54.05%) Solvency II
7 16 (43.24%) Big Data
7 16 (43.24%) Data Science
7 16 (43.24%) Degree
8 14 (37.84%) MiFID
8 14 (37.84%) EMIR
9 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (29.73%) Migration
10 11 (29.73%) Data Migration
11 9 (24.32%) Visualisation
11 9 (24.32%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (21.62%) TeamCity
12 8 (21.62%) Ruby
12 8 (21.62%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (21.62%) FIS
12 8 (21.62%) Deployment Automation
12 8 (21.62%) Equities
12 8 (21.62%) Derivative
12 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.62%) Fidessa
12 8 (21.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 4 (10.81%) IIS
1 4 (10.81%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Big Data
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.81%) OLAP
3 4 (10.81%) QlikView
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (21.62%) TeamCity
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (100.00%) Finance
2 23 (62.16%) Financial Institution
3 21 (56.76%) Banking
4 6 (16.22%) Legal
5 4 (10.81%) Back Office
5 4 (10.81%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Data Manager
3 10 (27.03%) Data Migration Manager
3 10 (27.03%) Migration Manager
4 8 (21.62%) Consultant
4 8 (21.62%) Data Consultant
5 6 (16.22%) Business Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Management Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Change Management Business Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Graduate Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Graduate Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) .NET Core
2 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
2 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.81%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (8.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Derivative
1 8 (21.62%) Equities
1 8 (21.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Data Structures
3 4 (10.81%) Fixed Income
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Taxonomies
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Eurex
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Data Science
2 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (29.73%) Data Migration
3 11 (29.73%) Migration
4 9 (24.32%) Data Visualisation
4 9 (24.32%) Visualisation
5 8 (21.62%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
6 6 (16.22%) Data Management
6 6 (16.22%) Fund Management
6 6 (16.22%) Investment Management
7 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
7 5 (13.51%) Data Governance
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.81%) Data Lineage
8 4 (10.81%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Ruby
2 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) Python
3 4 (10.81%) R
3 4 (10.81%) VBA
4 3 (8.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (70.27%) Dodd-Frank
2 23 (62.16%) GDPR
3 20 (54.05%) IFRS
3 20 (54.05%) IFRS 9
3 20 (54.05%) Solvency II
4 14 (37.84%) EMIR
4 14 (37.84%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Fidessa
1 8 (21.62%) FIS
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) CQG
2 5 (13.51%) SunGard
3 4 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (10.81%) SmartStream
4 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.70%) Reuters
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau