Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1158 1220 1315
Rank change year-on-year +62 +95 -6
Permanent jobs citing UCITS 15 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.069% 0.052% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 3
UK median annual salary £83,750 £60,625 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.14% -32.64% +2.86%
10th Percentile £75,000 £53,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £71,125 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £70,000 -

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

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21885 25035 28014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.53% 13.09% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16239 19788 22155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £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
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 19 October 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 +37 15 £83,750 +45.65% 1
London +21 15 £83,750 +45.65% 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 14 (93.33%) Derivative
2 12 (80.00%) AIFMD
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) Asset Management
4 9 (60.00%) OTC Derivatives
5 8 (53.33%) Back Office
6 7 (46.67%) Charles River
6 7 (46.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 7 (46.67%) EMIR
6 7 (46.67%) Project Planning
6 7 (46.67%) MiFID
6 7 (46.67%) Investment Management
6 7 (46.67%) Fund Accounting
6 7 (46.67%) Hedge funds
7 5 (33.33%) Solvency II
7 5 (33.33%) Eagle PACE
7 5 (33.33%) Front Office
7 5 (33.33%) CFA
7 5 (33.33%) Markit EDM
7 5 (33.33%) GoldenSource
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (33.33%) LatentZero
7 5 (33.33%) Minerva
7 5 (33.33%) Fidessa
7 5 (33.33%) thinkFolio
8 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) PMP
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) Business 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Eagle PACE
1 5 (33.33%) LatentZero
1 5 (33.33%) Markit EDM
1 5 (33.33%) Minerva
1 5 (33.33%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Back Office
3 5 (33.33%) Front Office
4 2 (13.33%) Law
5 1 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Legal
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Management Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Derivative
2 9 (60.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 7 (46.67%) Hedge funds
4 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 7 (46.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 7 (46.67%) Fund Accounting
2 7 (46.67%) Investment Management
2 7 (46.67%) Project Planning
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Collateral Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (13.33%) KYC
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Attribution
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Trade Surveillance
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CFA
2 3 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) AIFMD
2 7 (46.67%) EMIR
2 7 (46.67%) MiFID
3 5 (33.33%) Solvency II
4 2 (13.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (13.33%) FATCA
4 2 (13.33%) FINRA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Charles River
2 5 (33.33%) Fidessa
2 5 (33.33%) GoldenSource
3 2 (13.33%) Avaloq
3 2 (13.33%) FNZ
4 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (6.67%) FactSet
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) StatPro
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase