Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Performance Attribution skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Attribution over the 6 months to 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Attribution
UK
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 684 1074 1173
Rank change year-on-year +390 +99 -6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Attribution 82 21 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.015% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.016% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 78 8 7
Median annual salary £121,250 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.56% - -13.51%
10th Percentile £105,000 £68,250 £67,000
90th Percentile £161,250 £87,625 £130,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Performance Attribution is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 57,931 131,210 156,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.26% 92.21% 91.91%
Number of salaries quoted 46,329 103,255 124,303
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%

Performance Attribution
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Attribution in the UK

Performance Attribution
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Performance Attribution.

Salary trend for Performance Attribution in the UK

Performance Attribution
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Performance Attribution over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Performance Attribution in the UK

Performance Attribution
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Attribution within the UK over the 6 months to 13 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 +388 82 £121,250 +51.56% 1
London +264 82 £121,250 +51.56% 1

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, IT jobs citing Performance Attribution 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 Performance Attribution.

1 78 (95.12%) Fixed Income
2 77 (93.90%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (93.90%) Asset Management
2 77 (93.90%) Python
3 76 (92.68%) Front Office
3 76 (92.68%) Finance
3 76 (92.68%) Investment Management
3 76 (92.68%) Analytics
4 73 (89.02%) Hedge funds
4 73 (89.02%) Derivative
4 73 (89.02%) Bloomberg
5 71 (86.59%) Migration
6 58 (70.73%) SQL
7 48 (58.54%) Performance Management
7 48 (58.54%) Mentoring
8 44 (53.66%) Data Analysis
9 41 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 41 (50.00%) Data Analytics
9 41 (50.00%) Decision-Making
10 40 (48.78%) Scrum
11 38 (46.34%) AWS
12 37 (45.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 37 (45.12%) FINCAD Analytics
12 37 (45.12%) Artificial Intelligence
12 37 (45.12%) J2EE
12 37 (45.12%) Web Services
12 37 (45.12%) C#
12 37 (45.12%) C++
12 37 (45.12%) Java
12 37 (45.12%) JavaScript

Performance Attribution
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:

Applications
1 36 (43.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 37 (45.12%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 38 (46.34%) AWS
2 5 (6.10%) SaaS
3 4 (4.88%) Azure
4 1 (1.22%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (45.12%) Amazon Athena
1 37 (45.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 37 (45.12%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
General
1 76 (92.68%) Finance
1 76 (92.68%) Front Office
2 37 (45.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (79.27%) Finance Manager
2 20 (24.39%) Analytics Manager
2 20 (24.39%) Head of Analytics
2 20 (24.39%) Head of Finance
3 18 (21.95%) Development Manager
4 14 (17.07%) Analyst
5 13 (15.85%) Engineering Manager
6 12 (14.63%) Business Analyst
6 12 (14.63%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 11 (13.41%) Performance Manager
8 8 (9.76%) Data Analysis Manager
8 8 (9.76%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (9.76%) Financial Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) Software Delivery Manager
8 8 (9.76%) Software Manager
8 8 (9.76%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) Asset Management Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) Finance Business Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) J2EE
1 37 (45.12%) Web Services
2 4 (4.88%) NumPy
2 4 (4.88%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 78 (95.12%) Fixed Income
2 73 (89.02%) Derivative
2 73 (89.02%) Hedge funds
3 36 (43.90%) OTC Derivatives
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.22%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (93.90%) Agile Software Development
1 77 (93.90%) Asset Management
2 76 (92.68%) Analytics
2 76 (92.68%) Investment Management
3 71 (86.59%) Migration
4 48 (58.54%) Mentoring
4 48 (58.54%) Performance Management
5 44 (53.66%) Data Analysis
6 41 (50.00%) Data Analytics
6 41 (50.00%) Decision-Making
6 41 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 40 (48.78%) Scrum
8 37 (45.12%) Artificial Intelligence
9 36 (43.90%) Risk Analysis
10 34 (41.46%) Business Analysis
10 34 (41.46%) Fund Management
11 9 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (9.76%) Software Delivery
13 5 (6.10%) Fintech
13 5 (6.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 77 (93.90%) Python
2 58 (70.73%) SQL
3 37 (45.12%) C#
3 37 (45.12%) C++
3 37 (45.12%) Java
3 37 (45.12%) JavaScript
3 37 (45.12%) Kotlin
4 36 (43.90%) MATLAB
4 36 (43.90%) R
4 36 (43.90%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 73 (89.02%) Bloomberg
2 36 (43.90%) Microsoft