Period
to 28 February 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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Attribution
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 720 1095 1198
Rank change year-on-year +375 +103 -74
Permanent jobs citing Performance Attribution 288 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.011% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 248 13 9
UK median annual salary £125,000 £82,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.52% +6.45% +34.78%
10th Percentile £101,250 £43,000 £49,500
90th Percentile £161,250 £150,000 £95,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £37,500 -

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 112,971 139,264 162,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.89% 92.23% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89,540 110,017 132,506
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Performance Attribution
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Attribution in the UK

Performance Attribution
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Performance Attribution in the UK

Performance Attribution
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Attribution over the 6 months to 28 February 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 28 February 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 +372 288 £125,000 +51.52% 1
London +341 288 £125,000 +51.52% 1

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 267 (92.71%) Asset Management
2 255 (88.54%) Investment Management
3 253 (87.85%) Front Office
4 245 (85.07%) Fixed Income
5 244 (84.72%) Derivative
6 234 (81.25%) Hedge funds
7 231 (80.21%) Python
8 227 (78.82%) AWS
9 220 (76.39%) Web Services
10 214 (74.31%) Mentoring
11 206 (71.53%) Finance
11 206 (71.53%) Agile Software Development
12 195 (67.71%) Analytics
13 188 (65.28%) Java
14 187 (64.93%) Bloomberg
15 184 (63.89%) Equities
16 168 (58.33%) Banking
16 168 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
16 168 (58.33%) Software Engineering
17 160 (55.56%) JavaScript
18 152 (52.78%) J2EE
19 150 (52.08%) C#
20 141 (48.96%) Data Analytics
21 138 (47.92%) Performance Management
22 130 (45.14%) C++
23 128 (44.44%) Azure
24 125 (43.40%) Kotlin
25 118 (40.97%) Machine Learning
26 110 (38.19%) SQL
27 108 (37.50%) GCP

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 29 (10.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 105 (36.46%) FINCAD Analytics
2 81 (28.13%) PolarLake
3 76 (26.39%) Eagle PACE
3 76 (26.39%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 227 (78.82%) AWS
2 128 (44.44%) Azure
3 108 (37.50%) GCP
4 30 (10.42%) Amazon ECS
4 30 (10.42%) Amazon SQS
5 20 (6.94%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (6.94%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.35%) SaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (36.46%) PostgreSQL
2 95 (32.99%) Amazon Athena
2 95 (32.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 37 (12.85%) NoSQL
4 30 (10.42%) Amazon Redshift
5 20 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (6.94%) Couchbase
5 20 (6.94%) Oracle Database
5 20 (6.94%) Power BI
5 20 (6.94%) SQL Server
5 20 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.08%) Big Data
7 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.94%) NUnit
2 20 (6.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 20 (6.94%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (6.94%) SpecFlow
2 20 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (6.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 253 (87.85%) Front Office
2 206 (71.53%) Finance
3 168 (58.33%) Banking
4 60 (20.83%) Back Office
5 30 (10.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (21.53%) Engineering Manager
2 60 (20.83%) Data Manager
2 60 (20.83%) Development Manager
3 58 (20.14%) Analytics Manager
4 50 (17.36%) Developer
5 37 (12.85%) Front Office Developer
6 36 (12.50%) Data Analytics Manager
7 34 (11.81%) Analyst
8 23 (7.99%) Data Analysis Manager
9 22 (7.64%) Software Manager
10 20 (6.94%) Delivery Manager
10 20 (6.94%) Software Delivery Manager
11 18 (6.25%) Head of Analytics
11 18 (6.25%) Head of Data Analytics
11 18 (6.25%) Head of Data Management
12 16 (5.56%) Business Analyst
13 14 (4.86%) Head of Reference Data
13 14 (4.86%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (4.86%) Oracle Analyst
13 14 (4.86%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (76.39%) Web Services
2 152 (52.78%) J2EE
3 30 (10.42%) AngularJS
3 30 (10.42%) Node.js
3 30 (10.42%) React
3 30 (10.42%) Redux
4 20 (6.94%) .NET
4 20 (6.94%) ASP.NET
4 20 (6.94%) ASP.NET Core
4 20 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 20 (6.94%) FpML
4 20 (6.94%) REST
4 20 (6.94%) SOAP
4 20 (6.94%) WCF
4 20 (6.94%) XML
4 20 (6.94%) XSD
5 7 (2.43%) Flask
5 7 (2.43%) NumPy
5 7 (2.43%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 245 (85.07%) Fixed Income
2 244 (84.72%) Derivative
3 234 (81.25%) Hedge funds
4 184 (63.89%) Equities
5 82 (28.47%) Reference Data
6 68 (23.61%) Equity Derivative
7 58 (20.14%) Exotic Derivative
8 50 (17.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 30 (10.42%) Blog
10 7 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.43%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.35%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.94%) Unix
2 7 (2.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (92.71%) Asset Management
2 255 (88.54%) Investment Management
3 214 (74.31%) Mentoring
4 206 (71.53%) Agile Software Development
5 195 (67.71%) Analytics
6 168 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 168 (58.33%) Software Engineering
7 141 (48.96%) Data Analytics
8 138 (47.92%) Performance Management
9 118 (40.97%) Machine Learning
10 105 (36.46%) Migration
11 102 (35.42%) Decision-Making
12 88 (30.56%) Open Source
13 76 (26.39%) Data Management
13 76 (26.39%) Enterprise Data Management
14 73 (25.35%) Portfolio Management
15 70 (24.31%) Data Analysis
16 39 (13.54%) Fund Management
17 33 (11.46%) Business Analysis
17 33 (11.46%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 231 (80.21%) Python
2 188 (65.28%) Java
3 160 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 150 (52.08%) C#
5 130 (45.14%) C++
6 125 (43.40%) Kotlin
7 110 (38.19%) SQL
8 78 (27.08%) R
9 20 (6.94%) PL/SQL
9 20 (6.94%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.43%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (12.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (10.42%) Terraform
2 20 (6.94%) Automic
Vendors
1 187 (64.93%) Bloomberg
2 68 (23.61%) Google
3 56 (19.44%) Reuters
4 20 (6.94%) Cadence
4 20 (6.94%) FactSet
4 20 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 20 (6.94%) Oracle
4 20 (6.94%) SAP
5 2 (0.69%) Cognizant