The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank 261 224 210
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -14
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 71 92 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.78% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 1.95% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 60 86 117
Average salary £61,250 £78,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £61,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £48,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +10.79%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4967 4728 5458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.24% 40.20% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4130 4085 4966
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Market Risk
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 97 (66.44%) Finance
1 97 (66.44%) Banking
2 63 (43.15%) Investment Banking
3 57 (39.04%) Credit Risk
4 45 (30.82%) Risk Management
5 39 (26.71%) SQL
6 38 (26.03%) Business Analysis
7 31 (21.23%) C#
7 31 (21.23%) UML
8 30 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (18.49%) Use Case
9 27 (18.49%) Data Modelling
10 26 (17.81%) .NET
10 26 (17.81%) Derivative
11 25 (17.12%) Back Office
12 22 (15.07%) VBA
13 21 (14.38%) Oracle
13 21 (14.38%) FTP
13 21 (14.38%) Degree
13 21 (14.38%) User Stories
14 20 (13.70%) Front Office
15 18 (12.33%) SQL Server
16 16 (10.96%) Mathematics
17 14 (9.59%) OO
18 13 (8.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 12 (8.22%) Migration
19 12 (8.22%) Basel III
19 12 (8.22%) Stress Testing
20 11 (7.53%) Microsoft
20 11 (7.53%) Basel II

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (3.42%) WebLogic
1 5 (3.42%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.68%) GemFire
Applications
1 7 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.37%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.38%) FTP
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.16%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.05%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.05%) MS Access
6 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.37%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (0.68%) OLAP
8 1 (0.68%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) HBase
8 1 (0.68%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.37%) Subversion
2 2 (1.37%) Maven
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.37%) ERwin
2 2 (1.37%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.68%) Toad
3 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 97 (66.44%) Finance
1 97 (66.44%) Banking
2 63 (43.15%) Investment Banking
3 25 (17.12%) Back Office
4 20 (13.70%) Front Office
5 10 (6.85%) Financial Institution
6 9 (6.16%) Legal
7 5 (3.42%) International Banking
8 2 (1.37%) Retail
8 2 (1.37%) Marketing
8 2 (1.37%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (39.73%) Analyst
2 49 (33.56%) Business Analyst
3 37 (25.34%) Developer
4 20 (13.70%) C# Developer
5 14 (9.59%) Risk Analyst
5 14 (9.59%) Market Risk Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Applications Support
6 12 (8.22%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 10 (6.85%) Risk Manager
8 9 (6.16%) .NET Developer
8 9 (6.16%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Consultant
10 7 (4.79%) Business Consultant
11 6 (4.11%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (4.11%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (3.42%) VB.NET Developer
12 5 (3.42%) Team Leader
12 5 (3.42%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.81%) .NET
2 7 (4.79%) WCF
2 7 (4.79%) WPF
3 6 (4.11%) JMS
3 6 (4.11%) J2EE
3 6 (4.11%) XML
3 6 (4.11%) EJB
4 4 (2.74%) XSD
4 4 (2.74%) XSLT
5 3 (2.05%) Middleware
6 2 (1.37%) MDX
6 2 (1.37%) HTML
7 1 (0.68%) WinForms
7 1 (0.68%) XSL
7 1 (0.68%) ADO
7 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.68%) CSS
7 1 (0.68%) STL
7 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 57 (39.04%) Credit Risk
2 26 (17.81%) Derivative
3 16 (10.96%) Mathematics
4 13 (8.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (6.16%) Credit Derivative
6 8 (5.48%) Fixed Income
7 7 (4.79%) Hedge funds
7 7 (4.79%) Computer Science
8 6 (4.11%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (4.11%) Equities
9 5 (3.42%) Reference Data
9 5 (3.42%) Physics
10 3 (2.05%) Grid Computing
10 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.68%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.79%) UNIX
1 7 (4.79%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.82%) Risk Management
2 38 (26.03%) Business Analysis
3 31 (21.23%) UML
4 30 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (18.49%) Use Case
5 27 (18.49%) Data Modelling
6 21 (14.38%) User Stories
7 14 (9.59%) OO
8 12 (8.22%) Migration
8 12 (8.22%) Stress Testing
9 9 (6.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (5.48%) OOP
11 7 (4.79%) Scrum
11 7 (4.79%) Analytics
11 7 (4.79%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.11%) Project Management
13 5 (3.42%) ETL
14 4 (2.74%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.71%) SQL
2 31 (21.23%) C#
3 22 (15.07%) VBA
4 10 (6.85%) Java
5 7 (4.79%) VB
6 6 (4.11%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.11%) C++
6 6 (4.11%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.42%) C
8 4 (2.74%) Python
8 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.05%) Ruby
10 2 (1.37%) VB6
10 2 (1.37%) Groovy
10 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.37%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) XAML
11 1 (0.68%) VBScript
11 1 (0.68%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 21 (14.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) Basel III
2 11 (7.53%) Basel II
3 9 (6.16%) COREP
4 8 (5.48%) FINREP
4 8 (5.48%) QA
5 6 (4.11%) CRD IV
6 3 (2.05%) SLA
7 1 (0.68%) EMIR
7 1 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Control-M
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Oracle
2 11 (7.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.16%) Sybase
4 6 (4.11%) Reuters
4 6 (4.11%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.05%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.05%) BEA
6 2 (1.37%) Wall Street Systems
6 2 (1.37%) Murex
6 2 (1.37%) SAP
6 2 (1.37%) Sophis
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £450.00 - £520.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago