Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA)
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1088 1185 1193
Rank change year-on-year +97 +8 +78
Permanent jobs citing FINRA 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.011% 0.005% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -42.86%
10th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £37,600
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £54,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 - £45,000

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 18,661 22,038 21,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.30% 13.16% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13,774 16,749 16,157
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £27,261
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

FINRA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FINRA in the UK

FINRA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FINRA.

Salary trend for FINRA in the UK

FINRA
Top 4 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 21 September 2019. 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 +101 2 £52,500 -4.55% 1
UK excluding London - 2 £52,500 -
North of England - 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) MiFID
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) RequireJS
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft