The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 515 421 437
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +16
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 98 201 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 1.05% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 88 132 155
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £62,500 £112,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -44.19%
Market Risk
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18146 19166 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.73% 45.36% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 15208 16512
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Risk across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in London

Market Risk
Salary Trend in London

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

Market Risk Salary Trend in London

Market Risk
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Risk across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in London

Market Risk
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(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 -37 24 £77,500 +16.54% 12
Market Risk
England

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 163 (58.01%) Finance
2 149 (53.02%) Banking
3 127 (45.20%) Credit Risk
4 117 (41.64%) SQL
5 89 (31.67%) Investment Banking
6 86 (30.60%) Front Office
7 68 (24.20%) Java
8 59 (21.00%) Risk Management
9 57 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (19.93%) Business Analysis
11 55 (19.57%) C#
12 41 (14.59%) Derivative
13 40 (14.23%) C++
14 38 (13.52%) SQL Server
15 35 (12.46%) Oracle
15 35 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (12.10%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (11.74%) .NET
18 32 (11.39%) VBA
18 32 (11.39%) Degree
19 31 (11.03%) OO
20 27 (9.61%) Windows
20 27 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
20 27 (9.61%) Analytics
21 26 (9.25%) Stress Testing
22 25 (8.90%) CRD IV
23 21 (7.47%) Fixed Income
23 21 (7.47%) Legal
24 20 (7.12%) Validation
24 20 (7.12%) UNIX

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 10 (3.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (2.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.42%) SAS
4 3 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.36%) GemFire
Applications
1 12 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.85%) MS Office
3 5 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Adaptiv
2 5 (1.78%) Kondor+
3 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.36%) Summit
3 1 (0.36%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.14%) FTP
2 3 (1.07%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.52%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.41%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.27%) Hadoop
4 10 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (3.56%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.20%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.85%) Big Data
6 8 (2.85%) Data Mining
7 7 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.42%) HBase
11 3 (1.07%) DB2
11 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.71%) Redis
12 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (4.98%) JIRA
2 11 (3.91%) Subversion
3 8 (2.85%) Maven
4 5 (1.78%) ClearCase
4 5 (1.78%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.07%) JUnit
5 3 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.07%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.36%) jMock
General
1 163 (58.01%) Finance
2 149 (53.02%) Banking
3 89 (31.67%) Investment Banking
4 86 (30.60%) Front Office
5 21 (7.47%) Legal
6 19 (6.76%) Back Office
7 17 (6.05%) Retail
8 13 (4.63%) Financial Institution
9 12 (4.27%) Publishing
10 6 (2.14%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.07%) Automotive
12 2 (0.71%) Law
13 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 114 (40.57%) Analyst
2 89 (31.67%) Developer
3 71 (25.27%) Business Analyst
4 33 (11.74%) Risk Analyst
5 32 (11.39%) Market Risk Analyst
6 20 (7.12%) Java Developer
6 20 (7.12%) Team Leader
6 20 (7.12%) SQL Developer
7 19 (6.76%) Support Analyst
8 18 (6.41%) Java Team Leader
9 17 (6.05%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 16 (5.69%) Report Analyst
11 14 (4.98%) Market Risk Business Analyst
12 12 (4.27%) Applications Support
12 12 (4.27%) Lead Developer
13 11 (3.91%) Risk Manager
13 11 (3.91%) Market Analyst
14 10 (3.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 10 (3.56%) Architect
15 9 (3.20%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.74%) .NET
2 17 (6.05%) J2EE
3 10 (3.56%) WPF
4 9 (3.20%) Middleware
4 9 (3.20%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.85%) JMS
5 8 (2.85%) XML
5 8 (2.85%) EJB
6 7 (2.49%) XBRL
7 6 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.78%) WCF
9 4 (1.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (1.42%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.42%) MDX
9 4 (1.42%) STL
10 3 (1.07%) DCOM
10 3 (1.07%) J2SE
10 3 (1.07%) Apache Camel
11 2 (0.71%) Kafka
11 2 (0.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 127 (45.20%) Credit Risk
2 41 (14.59%) Derivative
3 35 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.47%) Fixed Income
5 19 (6.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (4.27%) Equities
7 11 (3.91%) Hedge funds
8 10 (3.56%) Mathematics
9 9 (3.20%) Computer Science
9 9 (3.20%) Data Structures
9 9 (3.20%) Algorithms
10 8 (2.85%) Grid Computing
11 6 (2.14%) Reference Data
11 6 (2.14%) Economics
11 6 (2.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 5 (1.78%) Physics
12 5 (1.78%) Credit Derivative
12 5 (1.78%) User Experience
13 4 (1.42%) Open Source
14 3 (1.07%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.61%) Windows
2 20 (7.12%) UNIX
3 14 (4.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.00%) Risk Management
2 57 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (19.93%) Business Analysis
4 34 (12.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 31 (11.03%) OO
6 27 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (9.61%) Analytics
7 26 (9.25%) Stress Testing
8 20 (7.12%) Validation
9 18 (6.41%) Data Analysis
10 17 (6.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 16 (5.69%) Greeks
12 15 (5.34%) Monte Carlo Method
12 15 (5.34%) Low Latency
13 14 (4.98%) Multithreading
13 14 (4.98%) Asset Management
14 13 (4.63%) Data Modelling
15 12 (4.27%) Project Management
15 12 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 117 (41.64%) SQL
2 68 (24.20%) Java
3 55 (19.57%) C#
4 40 (14.23%) C++
5 32 (11.39%) VBA
6 13 (4.63%) Python
7 7 (2.49%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.14%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.42%) C
9 4 (1.42%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.07%) Perl
10 3 (1.07%) Scala
10 3 (1.07%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.07%) Groovy
11 2 (0.71%) Clojure
11 2 (0.71%) VB
11 2 (0.71%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.36%) XAML
12 1 (0.36%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (11.39%) Degree
2 5 (1.78%) PMP
2 5 (1.78%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.71%) PhD
3 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.71%) ACCA
4 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.36%) ISEB
4 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.36%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.90%) CRD IV
2 17 (6.05%) Basel III
3 14 (4.98%) COREP
3 14 (4.98%) FINREP
4 8 (2.85%) QA
4 8 (2.85%) SLA
5 7 (2.49%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.42%) EMIR
7 4 (1.42%) Basel II
8 2 (0.71%) FATCA
8 2 (0.71%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.36%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.07%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.07%) HDFS
2 1 (0.36%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.36%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (1.07%) Control-M
2 2 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 35 (12.46%) Oracle
2 16 (5.69%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.49%) Sybase
4 6 (2.14%) SunGard
4 6 (2.14%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.42%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.07%) Reuters
6 3 (1.07%) Citrix
6 3 (1.07%) DataSynapse
6 3 (1.07%) Perforce
7 2 (0.71%) IBM
7 2 (0.71%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.71%) Remedy
8 1 (0.36%) Algorithmics
8 1 (0.36%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.36%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.36%) Terracotta
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