Period
to 29 May 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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Attribution
UK
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 675 1079 1184
Rank change year-on-year +404 +105 -26
Permanent jobs citing Performance Attribution 210 15 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.011% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 238 11 7
Median annual salary £127,500 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.38% - +39.13%
10th Percentile £105,000 £52,500 £63,250
90th Percentile £161,250 £155,000 £91,500
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 82,769 132,692 159,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.24% 92.25% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 65,693 103,952 128,158
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 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 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Performance Attribution in the UK

Performance Attribution
Top 3 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 29 May 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 +398 210 £127,500 +59.38% 1
London +325 210 £127,500 +56.92% 1
Work from Home - 38 £132,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 207 (98.57%) Investment Management
2 205 (97.62%) Asset Management
3 200 (95.24%) Fixed Income
4 195 (92.86%) Front Office
4 195 (92.86%) Derivative
4 195 (92.86%) Hedge funds
5 182 (86.67%) Python
6 167 (79.52%) Agile Software Development
7 166 (79.05%) Finance
8 159 (75.71%) Bloomberg
8 159 (75.71%) Analytics
9 140 (66.67%) Mentoring
10 136 (64.76%) AWS
11 135 (64.29%) Web Services
12 124 (59.05%) Data Analytics
13 122 (58.10%) Software Engineering
14 121 (57.62%) Artificial Intelligence
14 121 (57.62%) Banking
14 121 (57.62%) Java
14 121 (57.62%) JavaScript
15 119 (56.67%) Migration
16 115 (54.76%) Kotlin
17 105 (50.00%) J2EE
18 102 (48.57%) Performance Management
19 93 (44.29%) SQL
20 91 (43.33%) C#
20 91 (43.33%) C++
21 86 (40.95%) Decision-Making
22 85 (40.48%) PostgreSQL
22 85 (40.48%) 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 36 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 85 (40.48%) FINCAD Analytics
2 38 (18.10%) Eagle PACE
2 38 (18.10%) Markit EDM
2 38 (18.10%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 136 (64.76%) AWS
2 37 (17.62%) Azure
3 36 (17.14%) GCP
4 30 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
4 30 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (2.38%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (40.48%) Amazon Athena
1 85 (40.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 85 (40.48%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
General
1 195 (92.86%) Front Office
2 166 (79.05%) Finance
3 121 (57.62%) Banking
4 38 (18.10%) Back Office
5 30 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (30.95%) Finance Manager
2 36 (17.14%) Analytics Manager
2 36 (17.14%) Development Manager
3 34 (16.19%) Head of Analytics
4 33 (15.71%) Engineering Manager
5 31 (14.76%) Developer
6 30 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
7 24 (11.43%) Delivery Manager
7 24 (11.43%) Software Delivery Manager
7 24 (11.43%) Software Manager
8 23 (10.95%) Analyst
9 21 (10.00%) Business Analyst
10 20 (9.52%) Head of Finance
11 14 (6.67%) AWS Developer
11 14 (6.67%) Head of Data Analytics
11 14 (6.67%) Head of Data Management
11 14 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
11 14 (6.67%) Java Developer
11 14 (6.67%) Programme Manager
11 14 (6.67%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (64.29%) Web Services
2 105 (50.00%) J2EE
3 30 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 30 (14.29%) Node.js
3 30 (14.29%) React
3 30 (14.29%) Redux
4 2 (0.95%) Vue.js
5 1 (0.48%) NumPy
5 1 (0.48%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 200 (95.24%) Fixed Income
2 195 (92.86%) Derivative
2 195 (92.86%) Hedge funds
3 74 (35.24%) Equities
4 38 (18.10%) Reference Data
5 36 (17.14%) OTC Derivatives
6 30 (14.29%) Blog
6 30 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (2.86%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.48%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (98.57%) Investment Management
2 205 (97.62%) Asset Management
3 167 (79.52%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (75.71%) Analytics
5 140 (66.67%) Mentoring
6 124 (59.05%) Data Analytics
7 122 (58.10%) Software Engineering
8 121 (57.62%) Artificial Intelligence
9 119 (56.67%) Migration
10 102 (48.57%) Performance Management
11 86 (40.95%) Decision-Making
12 73 (34.76%) Fund Management
13 68 (32.38%) Machine Learning
14 67 (31.90%) Business Analysis
14 67 (31.90%) Data Analysis
15 38 (18.10%) Data Management
15 38 (18.10%) Enterprise Data Management
16 37 (17.62%) Scrum
17 36 (17.14%) Portfolio Management
17 36 (17.14%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 182 (86.67%) Python
2 121 (57.62%) Java
2 121 (57.62%) JavaScript
3 115 (54.76%) Kotlin
4 93 (44.29%) SQL
5 91 (43.33%) C#
5 91 (43.33%) C++
6 74 (35.24%) R
7 36 (17.14%) MATLAB
7 36 (17.14%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (14.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (14.29%) Terraform
2 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 159 (75.71%) Bloomberg
2 38 (18.10%) Reuters
3 36 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.86%) Google