Period
to 17 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for UCITS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited UCITS over the 6 months to 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities Directives (UCITS)
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1158 1226 1287
Rank change year-on-year +68 +61 +2
Permanent jobs citing UCITS 13 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.061% 0.080% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 5
UK median annual salary £81,250 £70,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.07% -22.22% +2.86%
10th Percentile £64,375 £63,188 £70,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £71,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £70,000 -

UCITS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21476 26153 28058
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.20% 13.21% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16073 20757 22015
UK median annual salary £48,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

UCITS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UCITS in the UK

UCITS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for UCITS in the UK

UCITS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UCITS over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for UCITS in the UK

UCITS
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UCITS within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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 +95 13 £81,250 +20.37%
London +42 13 £81,250 +20.37%

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing UCITS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for UCITS.

1 11 (84.62%) Derivative
1 11 (84.62%) Investment Management
2 9 (69.23%) AIFMD
3 8 (61.54%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 8 (61.54%) EMIR
3 8 (61.54%) MiFID
3 8 (61.54%) Charles River
4 7 (53.85%) Fidessa
4 7 (53.85%) CFA
4 7 (53.85%) GoldenSource
4 7 (53.85%) Front Office
4 7 (53.85%) LatentZero
4 7 (53.85%) Minerva
4 7 (53.85%) Solvency II
4 7 (53.85%) Markit EDM
4 7 (53.85%) Eagle PACE
4 7 (53.85%) thinkFolio
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 4 (30.77%) PMP
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 3 (23.08%) OTC Derivatives
7 3 (23.08%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) ISEB
7 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis

UCITS
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:

Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Eagle PACE
1 7 (53.85%) LatentZero
1 7 (53.85%) Markit EDM
1 7 (53.85%) Minerva
1 7 (53.85%) thinkFolio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Front Office
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 2 (15.38%) Law
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Middle Office Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Middle Office Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Product Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Derivative
2 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
2 3 (23.08%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Investment Management
2 8 (61.54%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Fund Accounting
6 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Attribution
7 1 (7.69%) Product Management
7 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.69%) Transition Management
7 1 (7.69%) Use Case
7 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CFA
2 4 (30.77%) PMP
3 3 (23.08%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) AIFMD
2 8 (61.54%) EMIR
2 8 (61.54%) MiFID
3 7 (53.85%) Solvency II
4 1 (7.69%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (7.69%) FATCA
4 1 (7.69%) FINRA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Charles River
2 7 (53.85%) Fidessa
2 7 (53.85%) GoldenSource
3 1 (7.69%) Avaloq
3 1 (7.69%) FNZ