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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 260 232 222
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 51 97 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.83% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 1.84% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 79 83
Average salary £61,250 £67,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.25% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -12.00%
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
4381 5277 5871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.95% 44.98% 49.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3611 4335 5170
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 65 (75.58%) Finance
2 52 (60.47%) Banking
3 43 (50.00%) Derivative
4 42 (48.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 32 (37.21%) SQL
6 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (31.40%) Equities
8 26 (30.23%) Investment Banking
8 26 (30.23%) .NET
9 24 (27.91%) Java
10 23 (26.74%) SDLC
11 20 (23.26%) Waterfall
11 20 (23.26%) Project Management
11 20 (23.26%) Front Office
12 19 (22.09%) Back Office
12 19 (22.09%) Risk Management
12 19 (22.09%) Scrum
12 19 (22.09%) Credit Risk
13 18 (20.93%) Analytics
14 17 (19.77%) HP Quality Center
14 17 (19.77%) Reference Data
15 16 (18.60%) MiFID
15 16 (18.60%) Change Control
15 16 (18.60%) Migration
15 16 (18.60%) Fixed Income
15 16 (18.60%) Data Analysis
15 16 (18.60%) Business Analysis
15 16 (18.60%) Financial Institution
16 15 (17.44%) MATLAB
16 15 (17.44%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (3.49%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.16%) JBoss
3 1 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Mathematica
2 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
3 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Kondor+
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (4.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.49%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.49%) HBase
3 3 (3.49%) Big Data
3 3 (3.49%) Impala
4 2 (2.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.16%) MS Access
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.33%) SonarQube
2 2 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.16%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.16%) NuGet
3 1 (1.16%) JUnit
General
1 65 (75.58%) Finance
2 52 (60.47%) Banking
3 26 (30.23%) Investment Banking
4 20 (23.26%) Front Office
5 19 (22.09%) Back Office
6 16 (18.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.49%) Legal
7 3 (3.49%) Advertising
8 2 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (41.86%) Developer
2 33 (38.37%) Analyst
3 18 (20.93%) Java Developer
3 18 (20.93%) Business Analyst
4 12 (13.95%) Solutions Analyst
5 11 (12.79%) Banking Business Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Business Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Business Objects Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Risk Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Functional Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.49%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) .NET
2 14 (16.28%) NumPy
3 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.14%) XML
4 7 (8.14%) Apache Flex
5 6 (6.98%) Spring
6 3 (3.49%) J2EE
6 3 (3.49%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.49%) JSON
6 3 (3.49%) WPF
6 3 (3.49%) Cascading
7 2 (2.33%) MDX
7 2 (2.33%) Java EE
7 2 (2.33%) JDBC
7 2 (2.33%) SOAP
8 1 (1.16%) Web Services
8 1 (1.16%) XSLT
8 1 (1.16%) JMS
8 1 (1.16%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (50.00%) Derivative
2 42 (48.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (31.40%) Equities
4 19 (22.09%) Credit Risk
5 17 (19.77%) Reference Data
6 16 (18.60%) Fixed Income
7 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
9 4 (4.65%) Mathematics
9 4 (4.65%) Grid Computing
9 4 (4.65%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (2.33%) Statistics
10 2 (2.33%) Physics
11 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
11 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.16%) Economics
11 1 (1.16%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Windows
2 4 (4.65%) Linux
3 2 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.74%) SDLC
3 20 (23.26%) Waterfall
3 20 (23.26%) Project Management
4 19 (22.09%) Risk Management
4 19 (22.09%) Scrum
5 18 (20.93%) Analytics
6 16 (18.60%) Change Control
6 16 (18.60%) Business Analysis
6 16 (18.60%) Data Analysis
6 16 (18.60%) Migration
7 15 (17.44%) Data Migration
7 15 (17.44%) User Stories
8 13 (15.12%) Functional Programming
9 12 (13.95%) Use Case
10 11 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (12.79%) UML
10 11 (12.79%) Integration Testing
11 9 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) SQL
2 24 (27.91%) Java
3 15 (17.44%) MATLAB
3 15 (17.44%) C++
4 14 (16.28%) R
5 13 (15.12%) Scala
6 8 (9.30%) C
7 7 (8.14%) C#
8 6 (6.98%) Python
9 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.33%) VBA
11 1 (1.16%) XQuery
11 1 (1.16%) Perl
11 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.16%) XPath
11 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.65%) ISEB
3 3 (3.49%) MBA
4 1 (1.16%) PhD
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.60%) MiFID
2 3 (3.49%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.16%) EMIR
3 1 (1.16%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.16%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 17 (19.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) HP
2 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) Sybase
5 1 (1.16%) Murex
5 1 (1.16%) Algorithmics
5 1 (1.16%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) DataSynapse
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago