The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk 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 Market Risk over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 265 257 272
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 37 85 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.67% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 1.45% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 71 51
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £42,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% -
Market Risk
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4130 5872 5573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.15% 46.48% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3435 4849 4766
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Risk across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Market Risk
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Market Risk Salary Trend in the City of London

Market Risk
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Risk across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in the City of London

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk.

1 39 (62.90%) Finance
2 34 (54.84%) Banking
3 28 (45.16%) SQL
4 26 (41.94%) Credit Risk
5 20 (32.26%) Investment Banking
6 17 (27.42%) Risk Management
7 16 (25.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (24.19%) Fixed Income
8 15 (24.19%) Derivative
9 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.58%) Equities
10 13 (20.97%) Front Office
10 13 (20.97%) .NET
11 12 (19.35%) Java
11 12 (19.35%) Analytics
12 11 (17.74%) MATLAB
13 10 (16.13%) C++
14 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
14 9 (14.52%) Scala
15 8 (12.90%) NumPy
15 8 (12.90%) R
15 8 (12.90%) Functional Programming
15 8 (12.90%) Mathematica
15 8 (12.90%) Project Management
16 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (11.29%) DevOps
17 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
17 6 (9.68%) VBA
17 6 (9.68%) C#

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Mathematica
2 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Kondor+
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.06%) BusinessObjects XI
2 5 (8.06%) Big Data
3 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.45%) Apache Hive
3 4 (6.45%) HBase
3 4 (6.45%) Impala
3 4 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (4.84%) QlikView
5 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) MS Access
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) NuGet
1 2 (3.23%) MSBuild
1 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.23%) SonarQube
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (62.90%) Finance
2 34 (54.84%) Banking
3 20 (32.26%) Investment Banking
4 13 (20.97%) Front Office
5 5 (8.06%) Retail
6 4 (6.45%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (6.45%) Back Office
7 2 (3.23%) Legal
7 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Business Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Business Objects Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Market Risk Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) VBA Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Market Risk Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Hadoop Developer
8 2 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.23%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Credit Risk Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Market Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) .NET
2 8 (12.90%) NumPy
3 3 (4.84%) MDX
3 3 (4.84%) Cascading
4 2 (3.23%) WPF
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.61%) Middleware
5 1 (1.61%) J2EE
5 1 (1.61%) Java EE
5 1 (1.61%) WCF
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.94%) Credit Risk
2 16 (25.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (24.19%) Fixed Income
3 15 (24.19%) Derivative
4 14 (22.58%) Equities
5 3 (4.84%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.23%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.23%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.61%) Replication
7 1 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Risk Management
2 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.35%) Analytics
5 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.90%) Functional Programming
6 8 (12.90%) Project Management
7 7 (11.29%) DevOps
8 6 (9.68%) Scrum
9 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Stress Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.06%) Monte Carlo Method
10 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (6.45%) Release Management
10 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) Java
3 11 (17.74%) MATLAB
4 10 (16.13%) C++
5 9 (14.52%) Scala
6 8 (12.90%) R
7 6 (9.68%) VBA
7 6 (9.68%) C#
8 5 (8.06%) Python
9 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.45%) Perl
10 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (3.23%) ACCA
2 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) Basel II
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
1 1 (1.61%) MiFID
1 1 (1.61%) EMIR
1 1 (1.61%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.61%) COREP
1 1 (1.61%) FINREP
1 1 (1.61%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Sybase
1 5 (8.06%) Business Objects
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) Murex
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 11 days ago