The table below looks at the statistics for COREP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COREP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Reporting (COREP)
Rank 585 565 601
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +36
Permanent jobs citing COREP 31 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.10% 0.089%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.61% 0.99% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 44
Average salary £70,000 £66,250 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,300 £80,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £38,000 -
% change year-on-year
+71.05% -
COREP
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5101 4665 5192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.99% 10.59% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3998 3737 4298
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,675
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

COREP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

COREP Jobs Demand Trend in London

COREP
Salary Trend in London

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

COREP Salary Trend in London

COREP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COREP across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

COREP Salary Histogram in London

COREP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COREP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London -1 8 £82,750 +22.59%
COREP
England

COREP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 59 (85.51%) Finance
2 36 (52.17%) Banking
3 32 (46.38%) FINREP
4 29 (42.03%) Basel III
5 28 (40.58%) CRD IV
6 26 (37.68%) Investment Banking
7 19 (27.54%) SQL
8 18 (26.09%) Business Analysis
9 16 (23.19%) Project Management
10 14 (20.29%) XBRL
10 14 (20.29%) Retail
11 11 (15.94%) C#
11 11 (15.94%) Retail Banking
11 11 (15.94%) Credit Risk
12 10 (14.49%) .NET
13 9 (13.04%) Oracle
13 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
13 9 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
14 7 (10.14%) UML
14 7 (10.14%) Data Analysis
14 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
15 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (8.70%) TDD
15 6 (8.70%) Asset Management
15 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
15 6 (8.70%) Degree

COREP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (5.80%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) Essbase
6 1 (1.45%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (5.80%) JIRA
General
1 59 (85.51%) Finance
2 36 (52.17%) Banking
3 26 (37.68%) Investment Banking
4 14 (20.29%) Retail
5 11 (15.94%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Front Office
6 2 (2.90%) Back Office
6 2 (2.90%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Advertising
7 1 (1.45%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Analyst
2 35 (50.72%) Business Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Report Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) IT Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Change Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Junior
8 3 (4.35%) Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (2.90%) IT Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) XBRL
2 10 (14.49%) .NET
3 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.80%) WCF
4 4 (5.80%) LINQ
4 4 (5.80%) Classic ASP
4 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.80%) Web Services
4 4 (5.80%) XML
4 4 (5.80%) HTML
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.45%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.35%) Fixed Income
2 3 (4.35%) Market Risk
3 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.90%) Derivative
3 2 (2.90%) Tandem
4 1 (1.45%) Equities
4 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Business Analysis
2 16 (23.19%) Project Management
3 7 (10.14%) UML
3 7 (10.14%) Data Analysis
3 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (8.70%) TDD
4 6 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.25%) Six Sigma
5 5 (7.25%) BPR
5 5 (7.25%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.80%) Parallel Processing
6 4 (5.80%) MVC
6 4 (5.80%) Change Management
6 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.80%) ITIL
7 3 (4.35%) Scrum
7 3 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) C#
3 4 (5.80%) R
3 4 (5.80%) C
3 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.80%) VB
4 1 (1.45%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) VBA
4 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) CIMA
2 4 (5.80%) ACCA
2 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.45%) MBA
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.45%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (46.38%) FINREP
2 29 (42.03%) Basel III
3 28 (40.58%) CRD IV
4 9 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (7.25%) Basel II
6 4 (5.80%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (5.80%) MiFID
7 3 (4.35%) EMIR
7 3 (4.35%) Solvency II
8 2 (2.90%) QA
9 1 (1.45%) GAAP
9 1 (1.45%) COSO
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Oracle
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) Informatica
4 4 (5.80%) Telerik
5 3 (4.35%) HP
5 3 (4.35%) SAP
6 2 (2.90%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.90%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.45%) Sybase