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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities Directives (UCITS)
UK
Rank 849 932 957
Rank change year-on-year +83 +25  
Permanent jobs citing UCITS 8 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.016% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.078% 0.12% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Median salary £62,500 £100,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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 10309 13583 13262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.13% 13.19% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8134 10744 10245
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

UCITS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing UCITS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for UCITS in the UK

UCITS
Top 6 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +91 8 £62,500 -37.50%
London +67 7 £62,500 -37.50%
City of London - 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +16 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

UCITS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
1 10 (71.43%) Investment Management
2 7 (50.00%) AIFMD
3 6 (42.86%) EMIR
3 6 (42.86%) MiFID
3 6 (42.86%) Wealth Management
4 5 (35.71%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
4 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Derivative
4 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 5 (35.71%) Solvency II
4 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Fund Management
5 4 (28.57%) Legal
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) Charles River
6 3 (21.43%) Hedge funds
7 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
7 2 (14.29%) thinkFolio
7 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Sentinel
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Law
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development

UCITS
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Sentinel
1 2 (14.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Legal
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Investment Management Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Fund Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Product Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Derivative
2 3 (21.43%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 1 (7.14%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Investment Management
2 6 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Fund Management
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) Process Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) AIFMD
2 6 (42.86%) EMIR
2 6 (42.86%) MiFID
3 5 (35.71%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Charles River
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle