The table below looks at the statistics for COREP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COREP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Common Reporting (COREP)
Rank 863 844 856
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing COREP 20 52 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.046% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.44% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 46 12
Average salary £66,250 £66,250 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £58,750 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,750 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-52.14% +27.27%
COREP
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11080 11793 10626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.74% 10.54% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8753 9287 8593
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COREP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COREP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COREP Jobs Demand Trend in England

COREP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COREP across the England region.

COREP Salary Trend in England

COREP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COREP across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

COREP Salary Histogram in England

COREP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COREP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 19 £67,500 +3.84% 1
South West -22 1 £33,500 -52.14% 2
COREP
UK

COREP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing COREP 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 COREP.

1 26 (89.66%) Finance
1 26 (89.66%) Banking
1 26 (89.66%) FINREP
2 16 (55.17%) Investment Banking
3 14 (48.28%) Market Risk
3 14 (48.28%) CRD IV
4 13 (44.83%) Derivative
5 10 (34.48%) Credit Risk
6 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
7 8 (27.59%) Front Office
7 8 (27.59%) Basel III
7 8 (27.59%) Analytics
7 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
9 6 (20.69%) SAS
9 6 (20.69%) FTP
9 6 (20.69%) PMP
9 6 (20.69%) PMI Certification
9 6 (20.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (20.69%) Back Office
9 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
9 6 (20.69%) Retail Banking
9 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Retail
9 6 (20.69%) Programme Management
9 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (20.69%) Customer Analytics
10 5 (17.24%) Corporate Banking

COREP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing COREP 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 COREP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) Base SAS
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 26 (89.66%) Finance
1 26 (89.66%) Banking
2 16 (55.17%) Investment Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Front Office
4 6 (20.69%) Back Office
4 6 (20.69%) Retail
4 6 (20.69%) Retail Banking
5 5 (17.24%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) IT Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Risk Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Management Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Management Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Market Risk Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Report Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Report Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
7 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Finance Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Market Risk
2 13 (44.83%) Derivative
3 10 (34.48%) Credit Risk
4 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (13.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (13.79%) Fixed Income
6 3 (10.34%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (6.90%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) Analytics
3 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Programme Management
4 6 (20.69%) Customer Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Data Management
7 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) Data Governance
8 1 (3.45%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) PMP
1 6 (20.69%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) EnCE
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (89.66%) FINREP
2 14 (48.28%) CRD IV
3 8 (27.59%) Basel III
4 6 (20.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (13.79%) Basel II
5 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle