Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1087 1161 1169
Rank change year-on-year +74 +8 +33
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 46 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.018% 0.036%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 40
UK median annual salary £70,000 £73,750 £78,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.08% -6.35% +26.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £101,250 £122,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -9.52% -

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 22,379 23,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.50% 12.54% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16,151 16,905 18,743
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
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% - -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +103 46 £70,000 -6.67% 5
England +65 46 £70,000 -5.08% 5

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 45 (97.83%) Finance
2 37 (80.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 28 (60.87%) Banking
4 27 (58.70%) Solvency II
5 25 (54.35%) SQL
6 24 (52.17%) IFRS
7 23 (50.00%) Financial Institution
8 21 (45.65%) GDPR
9 19 (41.30%) IFRS 9
9 19 (41.30%) Big Data
9 19 (41.30%) Degree
10 17 (36.96%) MiFID
10 17 (36.96%) EMIR
10 17 (36.96%) Data Science
11 13 (28.26%) Migration
11 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (28.26%) Data Migration
12 11 (23.91%) Visualisation
12 11 (23.91%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (23.91%) Data Management
13 10 (21.74%) Data Architecture
14 9 (19.57%) Investment Management
14 9 (19.57%) Fund Management
14 9 (19.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
14 9 (19.57%) Investment Banking
14 9 (19.57%) Retail
14 9 (19.57%) Asset Management
14 9 (19.57%) Legal
15 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
15 8 (17.39%) Fidessa

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 6 (13.04%) SAS
2 4 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) Big Data
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.04%) QlikView
4 4 (8.70%) OLAP
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.17%) Power BI
5 1 (2.17%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (17.39%) TeamCity
2 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (97.83%) Finance
2 28 (60.87%) Banking
3 23 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 9 (19.57%) Investment Banking
4 9 (19.57%) Legal
4 9 (19.57%) Retail
5 4 (8.70%) Back Office
5 4 (8.70%) Front Office
6 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Data Manager
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Data Migration Manager
2 11 (23.91%) Migration Manager
3 9 (19.57%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Consultant
3 9 (19.57%) Data Consultant
3 9 (19.57%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Developer
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Change Management Business Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Management Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Data Visualisation Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Data Governance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) .NET Core
2 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.70%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Derivative
1 8 (17.39%) Equities
1 8 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 8 (17.39%) Taxonomies
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 4 (8.70%) Fixed Income
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Eurex
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Data Science
2 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (28.26%) Data Migration
2 13 (28.26%) Migration
3 11 (23.91%) Data Management
3 11 (23.91%) Data Visualisation
3 11 (23.91%) Visualisation
4 10 (21.74%) Data Architecture
5 9 (19.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 9 (19.57%) Asset Management
5 9 (19.57%) Fund Management
5 9 (19.57%) Investment Management
6 8 (17.39%) Data Governance
6 8 (17.39%) Data Lineage
6 8 (17.39%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) Coaching
8 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) Ruby
2 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.87%) R
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.70%) Python
4 4 (8.70%) VBA
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (80.43%) Dodd-Frank
2 27 (58.70%) Solvency II
3 24 (52.17%) IFRS
4 21 (45.65%) GDPR
5 19 (41.30%) IFRS 9
6 17 (36.96%) EMIR
6 17 (36.96%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Fidessa
1 8 (17.39%) FIS
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) CQG
2 7 (15.22%) SunGard
3 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.70%) SmartStream
4 3 (6.52%) Bloomberg
4 3 (6.52%) Reuters
5 2 (4.35%) Tableau
6 1 (2.17%) Cloudera