Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Attribution
UK
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 862 1138 1177
Rank change year-on-year +276 +39 +2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Attribution 183 10 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.006% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.007% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 143 9 17
UK median annual salary £125,000 £130,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +52.94% +7.94%
10th Percentile £95,000 £92,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £161,250 £135,000 £108,750
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 123,110 146,209 164,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.05% 91.99% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 97,525 115,995 130,641
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,331 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.32% +4.66% +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 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 +278 183 £125,000 -3.85% 10
London +238 183 £125,000 -3.85% 10

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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.

1 152 (83.06%) Asset Management
2 149 (81.42%) Investment Management
3 147 (80.33%) Front Office
4 145 (79.23%) Mentoring
5 142 (77.60%) AWS
6 139 (75.96%) Python
7 138 (75.41%) Fixed Income
8 136 (74.32%) Finance
8 136 (74.32%) Web Services
8 136 (74.32%) Agile Software Development
8 136 (74.32%) Derivative
9 126 (68.85%) Hedge funds
10 120 (65.57%) Equities
11 117 (63.93%) Analytics
12 116 (63.39%) Java
13 111 (60.66%) C#
13 111 (60.66%) Bloomberg
14 98 (53.55%) Azure
15 97 (53.01%) Banking
16 96 (52.46%) Artificial Intelligence
16 96 (52.46%) Software Engineering
16 96 (52.46%) Performance Management
16 96 (52.46%) J2EE
17 88 (48.09%) C++
17 88 (48.09%) JavaScript
18 78 (42.62%) GCP
19 76 (41.53%) SQL
20 68 (37.16%) Equity Derivative
20 68 (37.16%) Google
21 63 (34.43%) FINCAD Analytics

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 20 (10.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 63 (34.43%) FINCAD Analytics
2 45 (24.59%) PolarLake
3 40 (21.86%) Eagle PACE
3 40 (21.86%) Markit EDM
4 2 (1.09%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 142 (77.60%) AWS
2 98 (53.55%) Azure
3 78 (42.62%) GCP
4 20 (10.93%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (10.93%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (34.43%) PostgreSQL
2 53 (28.96%) Amazon Athena
2 53 (28.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 37 (20.22%) NoSQL
4 20 (10.93%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (10.93%) Couchbase
4 20 (10.93%) Oracle Database
4 20 (10.93%) Power BI
4 20 (10.93%) SQL Server
4 20 (10.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (10.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.28%) Big Data
6 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.93%) NUnit
2 20 (10.93%) Octopus Deploy
2 20 (10.93%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (10.93%) SpecFlow
2 20 (10.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (10.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 147 (80.33%) Front Office
2 136 (74.32%) Finance
3 97 (53.01%) Banking
4 26 (14.21%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (32.24%) Data Manager
2 48 (26.23%) Development Manager
2 48 (26.23%) Engineering Manager
3 45 (24.59%) Analytics Manager
4 36 (19.67%) Data Analytics Manager
5 27 (14.75%) Analyst
6 23 (12.57%) Data Analysis Manager
7 21 (11.48%) Developer
8 14 (7.65%) Oracle Analyst
9 13 (7.10%) Analyst Developer
9 13 (7.10%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.37%) Software Manager
11 7 (3.83%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.83%) Front Office Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Programme Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.83%) Programme Manager
11 7 (3.83%) Python Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (3.83%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (74.32%) Web Services
2 96 (52.46%) J2EE
3 29 (15.85%) FpML
4 22 (12.02%) XML
5 20 (10.93%) .NET
5 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET
5 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET Core
5 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 20 (10.93%) REST
5 20 (10.93%) SOAP
5 20 (10.93%) WCF
5 20 (10.93%) XSD
6 9 (4.92%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (3.83%) Flask
7 7 (3.83%) NumPy
7 7 (3.83%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 138 (75.41%) Fixed Income
2 136 (74.32%) Derivative
3 126 (68.85%) Hedge funds
4 120 (65.57%) Equities
5 68 (37.16%) Equity Derivative
6 58 (31.69%) Exotic Derivative
7 46 (25.14%) Reference Data
8 20 (10.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (6.01%) SWIFT
10 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (3.83%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.93%) Unix
2 7 (3.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (83.06%) Asset Management
2 149 (81.42%) Investment Management
3 145 (79.23%) Mentoring
4 136 (74.32%) Agile Software Development
5 117 (63.93%) Analytics
6 96 (52.46%) Artificial Intelligence
6 96 (52.46%) Performance Management
6 96 (52.46%) Software Engineering
7 63 (34.43%) Data Analytics
7 63 (34.43%) Migration
8 60 (32.79%) Decision-Making
9 58 (31.69%) Open Source
10 52 (28.42%) Machine Learning
11 49 (26.78%) Data Analysis
12 43 (23.50%) Portfolio Management
13 40 (21.86%) Data Management
13 40 (21.86%) Enterprise Data Management
14 33 (18.03%) Pair Programming
15 31 (16.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (15.85%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 139 (75.96%) Python
2 116 (63.39%) Java
3 111 (60.66%) C#
4 88 (48.09%) C++
4 88 (48.09%) JavaScript
5 76 (41.53%) SQL
6 53 (28.96%) Kotlin
7 42 (22.95%) R
8 20 (10.93%) PL/SQL
8 20 (10.93%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (4.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (10.93%) Automic
Vendors
1 111 (60.66%) Bloomberg
2 68 (37.16%) Google
3 30 (16.39%) Microsoft
4 22 (12.02%) Reuters
5 20 (10.93%) Cadence
5 20 (10.93%) FactSet
5 20 (10.93%) Oracle
5 20 (10.93%) SAP
6 2 (1.09%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.09%) SimCorp
7 1 (0.55%) BISAM