The table below looks at the statistics for IAS 39 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IAS 39 over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IAS 39 Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement
Rank 623 603 622
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs citing IAS 39 4 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.031% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.083% 0.30% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 4
Average salary £46,000 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
IAS 39
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
4808 4717 4957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.59% 10.54% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3744 4075
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £36,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

IAS 39
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IAS 39 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

IAS 39 Jobs Demand Trend in London

IAS 39
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IAS 39 across the London region.

IAS 39 Salary Trend in London

IAS 39
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IAS 39 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 IAS 39.

1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Banking
3 11 (57.89%) IAS 32
3 11 (57.89%) Risk Management
4 9 (47.37%) Murex
4 9 (47.37%) OpenLink
5 5 (26.32%) Misys
5 5 (26.32%) Temenos
5 5 (26.32%) Calypso
5 5 (26.32%) SunGard
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Summit
5 5 (26.32%) E-business
5 5 (26.32%) Back Office
5 5 (26.32%) Misys Midas
5 5 (26.32%) Misys Opics
5 5 (26.32%) Private Banking
5 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
5 5 (26.32%) Temenos T24
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (26.32%) Finacle
6 4 (21.05%) EMIR
6 4 (21.05%) ETRM
6 4 (21.05%) Triple Point
6 4 (21.05%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 4 (21.05%) Aligne

IAS 39
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IAS 39 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 IAS 39. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Summit
1 5 (26.32%) Misys Midas
1 5 (26.32%) Misys Opics
1 5 (26.32%) Temenos T24
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (26.32%) Finacle
2 4 (21.05%) Endur
2 4 (21.05%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 4 (21.05%) Aligne
2 4 (21.05%) ZaiNet
2 4 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (21.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (21.05%) Dynamics AX
General
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Private Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Back Office
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
4 3 (15.79%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Business Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Auditor
4 3 (15.79%) Quantitative Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Market Risk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (15.79%) Credit Derivative
1 3 (15.79%) Economics
1 3 (15.79%) Derivative
1 3 (15.79%) Statistics
1 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
1 3 (15.79%) Applied Mathematics
1 3 (15.79%) Credit Risk
1 3 (15.79%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Risk Management
2 5 (26.32%) E-business
2 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
3 4 (21.05%) ETRM
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) Validation
4 3 (15.79%) Stochastic Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ACCA
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) IAS 32
2 4 (21.05%) MiFID
2 4 (21.05%) EMIR
3 3 (15.79%) Basel III
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Murex
1 9 (47.37%) OpenLink
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Misys
2 5 (26.32%) Temenos
2 5 (26.32%) Calypso
2 5 (26.32%) SunGard
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 4 (21.05%) Brady
3 4 (21.05%) Triple Point