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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 283 235 215
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -20
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 26 71 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.68% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 1.44% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 84
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,950
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £62,500 £112,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -44.19%
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
4246 4920 4956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.44% 46.81% 45.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3633 4159 4447
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 52 (62.65%) Finance
2 48 (57.83%) Banking
3 45 (54.22%) SQL
4 40 (48.19%) Credit Risk
5 28 (33.73%) Java
6 25 (30.12%) Front Office
7 23 (27.71%) Investment Banking
8 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (25.30%) Risk Management
9 21 (25.30%) C#
10 18 (21.69%) Derivative
11 17 (20.48%) Windows
12 16 (19.28%) OO
12 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
13 15 (18.07%) Oracle
13 15 (18.07%) .NET
14 13 (15.66%) UNIX
14 13 (15.66%) C++
14 13 (15.66%) Stress Testing
15 12 (14.46%) Python
16 11 (13.25%) Degree
16 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (12.05%) MongoDB
17 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
18 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET
18 9 (10.84%) VBA
19 8 (9.64%) Linux
19 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
19 8 (9.64%) MVC
19 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (7.23%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) SAS
4 1 (1.20%) GemFire
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.20%) SPSS
4 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Adaptiv
2 1 (1.20%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.20%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.43%) Big Data
3 7 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.23%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.02%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.61%) HBase
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.41%) DB2
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.41%) Redis
7 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) JIRA
2 4 (4.82%) Maven
3 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.61%) ClearCase
3 3 (3.61%) Subversion
4 2 (2.41%) JUnit
4 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
General
1 52 (62.65%) Finance
2 48 (57.83%) Banking
3 25 (30.12%) Front Office
4 23 (27.71%) Investment Banking
5 6 (7.23%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.61%) Back Office
7 2 (2.41%) Retail
8 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.20%) Law
8 1 (1.20%) Legal
8 1 (1.20%) Games
8 1 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Java Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Market Risk Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.02%) Graduate
7 5 (6.02%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.82%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (3.61%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.07%) .NET
2 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.02%) Middleware
3 5 (6.02%) WPF
3 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.82%) EJB
4 4 (4.82%) JMS
5 3 (3.61%) WCF
5 3 (3.61%) J2EE
5 3 (3.61%) J2SE
5 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.41%) MDX
6 2 (2.41%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.41%) Spring
6 2 (2.41%) HTML5
6 2 (2.41%) Kafka
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.41%) HTML
6 2 (2.41%) XML
7 1 (1.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (48.19%) Credit Risk
2 18 (21.69%) Derivative
3 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.43%) Mathematics
5 6 (7.23%) Fixed Income
5 6 (7.23%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.61%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (3.61%) Economics
7 2 (2.41%) Equities
7 2 (2.41%) Physics
8 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.20%) Replication
8 1 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.48%) Windows
2 13 (15.66%) UNIX
3 8 (9.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.30%) Risk Management
3 16 (19.28%) OO
4 13 (15.66%) Stress Testing
5 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
6 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.64%) MVC
7 7 (8.43%) TDD
7 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.23%) Analytics
8 6 (7.23%) Monte Carlo Method
8 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.02%) ITIL
9 5 (6.02%) Validation
9 5 (6.02%) Project Management
9 5 (6.02%) Release Management
9 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.82%) DevOps
10 4 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.82%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) SQL
2 28 (33.73%) Java
3 21 (25.30%) C#
4 13 (15.66%) C++
5 12 (14.46%) Python
6 9 (10.84%) VBA
7 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.61%) Perl
8 3 (3.61%) Groovy
8 3 (3.61%) Scala
8 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.41%) VB
9 2 (2.41%) Delphi
10 1 (1.20%) C
10 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.20%) VBScript
10 1 (1.20%) Smalltalk
10 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.41%) ACCA
3 1 (1.20%) PhD
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) Basel II
3 3 (3.61%) Basel III
3 3 (3.61%) CRD IV
3 3 (3.61%) COREP
3 3 (3.61%) FINREP
4 2 (2.41%) QA
5 1 (1.20%) Solvency II
5 1 (1.20%) EMIR
5 1 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) HDFS
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (1.20%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Control-M
2 2 (2.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle
2 4 (4.82%) SunGard
3 3 (3.61%) DataSynapse
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.41%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.41%) Remedy
4 2 (2.41%) Sybase
5 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.20%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (1.20%) Terracotta
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