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

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1134 1168 1170
Rank change year-on-year +34 +2 +27
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 32 39 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.022% 0.052%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 68
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £62,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.45% +8.73%
10th Percentile £51,500 £50,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £79,250 £85,000 £137,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 - £50,081

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 23,020 21,550 26,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.52% 12.22% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17,422 16,126 20,766
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% - +7.78%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £26,750
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 August 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 17 August 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 +30 31 £75,000 +7.14% 5
England +6 31 £75,000 +7.14% 5
UK excluding London +21 1 £80,000 -
Scotland - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 30 (93.75%) Finance
2 20 (62.50%) Financial Institution
2 20 (62.50%) Banking
2 20 (62.50%) GDPR
3 19 (59.38%) SQL
4 18 (56.25%) Dodd-Frank
5 17 (53.13%) Solvency II
6 16 (50.00%) Degree
6 16 (50.00%) IFRS
6 16 (50.00%) IFRS 9
7 13 (40.63%) Data Science
7 13 (40.63%) Big Data
8 11 (34.38%) MiFID
8 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (31.25%) EMIR
10 9 (28.13%) Data Migration
10 9 (28.13%) Migration
11 8 (25.00%) Equities
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (25.00%) Derivative
11 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (25.00%) Fidessa
11 8 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (25.00%) .NET
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.00%) TeamCity
11 8 (25.00%) Ruby
11 8 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

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 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) Big Data
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.50%) OLAP
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (93.75%) Finance
2 20 (62.50%) Banking
2 20 (62.50%) Financial Institution
3 5 (15.63%) Back Office
3 5 (15.63%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Consultant
2 9 (28.13%) Data Manager
3 8 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
3 8 (25.00%) Migration Manager
4 7 (21.88%) Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Management Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Graduate
6 4 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Graduate Software Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Management Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) .NET Core
2 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (25.00%) Derivative
1 8 (25.00%) Equities
1 8 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 4 (12.50%) Fixed Income
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Eurex
3 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Data Science
2 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (28.13%) Data Migration
3 9 (28.13%) Migration
4 8 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (21.88%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (21.88%) Visualisation
6 6 (18.75%) Data Governance
6 6 (18.75%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.50%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.13%) Information Management
9 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) Ruby
2 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.50%) Python
3 4 (12.50%) VBA
4 3 (9.38%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CISA
2 1 (3.13%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (62.50%) GDPR
2 18 (56.25%) Dodd-Frank
3 17 (53.13%) Solvency II
4 16 (50.00%) IFRS
4 16 (50.00%) IFRS 9
5 11 (34.38%) MiFID
6 10 (31.25%) EMIR
7 1 (3.13%) Basel II
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Fidessa
1 8 (25.00%) FIS
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) CQG
2 5 (15.63%) SunGard
3 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (12.50%) SmartStream
4 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.13%) Reuters