Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Attribution
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 660 951 1162
Rank change year-on-year +291 +211 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Attribution 37 116 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.085% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.093% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 34 102 8
Median annual salary £123,750 £122,500 £130,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.02% -5.77% +30.00%
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 45,731 125,361 150,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.42% 92.21% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37,669 98,831 119,518
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +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 27 October 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 27 October 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 +302 37 £123,750 +1.02% 3
London +181 37 £123,750 +1.02% 3

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 37 (100.00%) Front Office
1 37 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (94.59%) SQL
3 35 (94.59%) Python
4 34 (91.89%) Analytics
5 33 (89.19%) Hedge funds
5 33 (89.19%) Derivative
5 33 (89.19%) Investment Management
5 33 (89.19%) Bloomberg
5 33 (89.19%) Fixed Income
6 31 (83.78%) Scrum
6 31 (83.78%) Finance
6 31 (83.78%) Migration
7 30 (81.08%) Business Analysis
7 30 (81.08%) Risk Analysis
8 29 (78.38%) MATLAB
9 28 (75.68%) Microsoft Excel
9 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
9 28 (75.68%) VBA
9 28 (75.68%) R
9 28 (75.68%) Data Analysis
9 28 (75.68%) Fund Management
9 28 (75.68%) OTC Derivatives
10 14 (37.84%) Performance Management
10 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
11 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
11 6 (16.22%) Data Analytics
11 6 (16.22%) Decision-Making
12 5 (13.51%) AWS

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 28 (75.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon Athena
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
1 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (100.00%) Front Office
2 31 (83.78%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Finance Manager
2 20 (54.05%) Analytics Manager
2 20 (54.05%) Head of Analytics
2 20 (54.05%) Head of Finance
3 11 (29.73%) Performance Manager
4 8 (21.62%) Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Business Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Asset Management Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Lead Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Python Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Project Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) J2EE
2 3 (8.11%) NumPy
2 3 (8.11%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 33 (89.19%) Derivative
1 33 (89.19%) Fixed Income
1 33 (89.19%) Hedge funds
2 28 (75.68%) OTC Derivatives
3 4 (10.81%) Data Structures
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (91.89%) Analytics
4 33 (89.19%) Investment Management
5 31 (83.78%) Migration
5 31 (83.78%) Scrum
6 30 (81.08%) Business Analysis
6 30 (81.08%) Risk Analysis
7 28 (75.68%) Data Analysis
7 28 (75.68%) Fund Management
8 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
8 14 (37.84%) Performance Management
9 6 (16.22%) Data Analytics
9 6 (16.22%) Decision-Making
9 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.11%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
10 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
10 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (8.11%) Quantitative Investing
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) Python
1 35 (94.59%) SQL
2 29 (78.38%) MATLAB
3 28 (75.68%) R
3 28 (75.68%) VBA
4 3 (8.11%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) C++
4 3 (8.11%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) Kotlin
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Bloomberg
2 28 (75.68%) Microsoft