Period
to 14 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FINRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FINRA over the 6 months to 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA)
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 774 1108 1178
Rank change year-on-year +334 +70 +30
Permanent jobs citing FINRA 4 2 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.053% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median annual salary £77,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.62% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £65,625 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £56,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £52,500 -

FINRA 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 7,561 18,955 22,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.17% 13.33% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5,740 13,986 16,868
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,044 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

FINRA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FINRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FINRA in the UK

FINRA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FINRA.

Salary trend for FINRA in the UK

FINRA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing FINRA over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Salary histogram for FINRA in the UK

FINRA
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FINRA within the UK over the 6 months to 14 August 2020. 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 +327 4 £77,500 +47.62% 1
London - 4 £77,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, IT jobs citing FINRA 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 FINRA.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (100.00%) Control-M
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Tech Ops
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Salt
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

FINRA
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Python Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Tech Ops
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (100.00%) Control-M
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Salt