The table below looks at the statistics for CRD IV 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 CRD IV over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 322 321 323
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 4 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.008% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.33% 0.085% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 14
Average salary £86,250 £65,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.69% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £118,250 £65,000 £94,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 - -
CRD IV
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
1210 1171 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.19% 9.90% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1048 1213
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

CRD IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CRD IV Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CRD IV
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

CRD IV Salary Trend in the City of London

CRD IV
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CRD IV across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

CRD IV Salary Histogram in the City of London

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CRD IV 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 CRD IV.

1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) COREP
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Credit Risk
4 6 (54.55%) Basel III
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Market Risk
6 4 (36.36%) Stress Testing
7 3 (27.27%) WCF
7 3 (27.27%) WPF
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) XSD
7 3 (27.27%) XSLT
8 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 2 (18.18%) FINREP
8 2 (18.18%) Project Management
8 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (18.18%) Change Management
8 2 (18.18%) Telerik
8 2 (18.18%) JIRA
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Confluence

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CRD IV 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 CRD IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) XSD
2 3 (27.27%) XSLT
2 3 (27.27%) WCF
2 3 (27.27%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Credit Risk
2 4 (36.36%) Market Risk
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 1 (9.09%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stress Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) COREP
2 6 (54.55%) Basel III
3 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (18.18%) FINREP
4 1 (9.09%) Basel II
4 1 (9.09%) MiFID
4 1 (9.09%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Telerik
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) HP