The table below looks at the statistics for COREP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COREP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Common Reporting (COREP)
Rank 300 332 324
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -8
Permanent jobs citing COREP 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.077% 0.048% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.68% 0.42% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-52.14% +27.27%
COREP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1178 1435 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.31% 11.47% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1214 988
Average salary £52,500 £53,200 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COREP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COREP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COREP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

COREP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COREP across the City of London region.

COREP Salary Trend in the City of London

COREP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing COREP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COREP.

1 9 (100.00%) Banking
1 9 (100.00%) FINREP
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Derivative
4 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
4 4 (44.44%) Quality Management
4 4 (44.44%) SAS
4 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (44.44%) Fixed Income
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) STB
5 2 (22.22%) CRD IV
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) EnCE
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
6 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Basel II
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Credit Derivative

COREP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing COREP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COREP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Financial Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (55.56%) Derivative
2 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (44.44%) Fixed Income
3 2 (22.22%) STB
4 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
4 1 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Quality Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) FINREP
2 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) CRD IV
4 1 (11.11%) Basel II
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft