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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 320 331 316
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.055% 0.042% 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.54% 0.38% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £49,500 £70,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.28% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £65,000 -
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
1105 1307 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.05% 10.96% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1158 958
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,600 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Front Office
2 5 (55.56%) Basel III
3 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
3 4 (44.44%) Market Risk
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (33.33%) COREP
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (22.22%) Back Office
5 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Telerik
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) Derivative
5 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) Confluence

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (22.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Front Office
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Back Office
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) French Language
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technology Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
1 4 (44.44%) Market Risk
2 2 (22.22%) Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) Basel III
2 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (33.33%) COREP
3 1 (11.11%) Solvency II
3 1 (11.11%) EMIR
3 1 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (11.11%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Telerik
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft