The table below looks at the statistics for CRD IV skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CRD IV over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 877 864 871
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 25 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.011% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 25
Average salary £105,000 £70,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,000
10% offered a salary of more than £119,000 £91,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12134 10806 12210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 10.13% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9351 8472 10058
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

CRD IV
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CRD IV within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

CRD IV Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CRD IV
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CRD IV within the UK.

CRD IV Salary Trend in the UK

CRD IV
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CRD IV over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

CRD IV Salary Histogram in the UK

CRD IV
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CRD IV within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -6 25 £105,000 +50.00% 4
London -15 25 £105,000 +50.00% 3
City of London +6 3 £102,500 +46.42% 1

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CRD IV 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 CRD IV.

1 42 (63.64%) Finance
2 35 (53.03%) Banking
3 26 (39.39%) Market Risk
4 23 (34.85%) Basel III
4 23 (34.85%) COREP
5 22 (33.33%) Credit Risk
6 18 (27.27%) Investment Banking
7 15 (22.73%) Business Analysis
7 15 (22.73%) Retail
8 13 (19.70%) Derivative
9 12 (18.18%) Publishing
9 12 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (18.18%) SQL
10 11 (16.67%) Retail Banking
10 11 (16.67%) Analytics
11 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.15%) SAS
12 9 (13.64%) Oracle
12 9 (13.64%) Stress Testing
13 8 (12.12%) C#
13 8 (12.12%) Project Management
13 8 (12.12%) Back Office
14 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
14 7 (10.61%) PMP
14 7 (10.61%) PMI Certification
14 7 (10.61%) FTP
14 7 (10.61%) HTML
14 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
14 7 (10.61%) .NET
14 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CRD IV 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 CRD IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.15%) SAS
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.03%) SPSS
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.03%) Spotfire
4 2 (3.03%) QlikView
4 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Subversion
2 4 (6.06%) Maven
2 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (63.64%) Finance
2 35 (53.03%) Banking
3 18 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 15 (22.73%) Retail
5 12 (18.18%) Publishing
6 11 (16.67%) Retail Banking
7 8 (12.12%) Back Office
8 7 (10.61%) Front Office
9 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Analyst
2 18 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 12 (18.18%) Architect
5 11 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Risk Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Credit Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Management Consultant
10 2 (3.03%) Change Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Market Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) HTML
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) XML
2 5 (7.58%) WCF
3 4 (6.06%) Spring
3 4 (6.06%) Java EE
3 4 (6.06%) Drools
3 4 (6.06%) HTML5
4 3 (4.55%) LINQ
4 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.55%) Classic ASP
4 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.55%) Web Services
5 2 (3.03%) XSD
5 2 (3.03%) XSLT
5 2 (3.03%) WPF
6 1 (1.52%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (39.39%) Market Risk
2 22 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 13 (19.70%) Derivative
4 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.06%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.03%) Equities
6 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.03%) Statistics
6 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.03%) Data Extraction
6 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) UNIX
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Business Analysis
2 11 (16.67%) Analytics
3 9 (13.64%) Stress Testing
4 8 (12.12%) Project Management
5 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
5 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
5 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
5 7 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (10.61%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (10.61%) Customer Analytics
6 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.58%) ITIL
7 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) Workflow
7 4 (6.06%) Change Management
8 3 (4.55%) MVC
8 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.55%) Six Sigma
8 3 (4.55%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) C#
3 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.09%) Java
5 4 (6.06%) C
6 3 (4.55%) VB
7 2 (3.03%) VBA
7 2 (3.03%) R
7 2 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) PMP
1 7 (10.61%) PMI Certification
2 6 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (34.85%) Basel III
1 23 (34.85%) COREP
2 12 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (9.09%) Basel II
4 4 (6.06%) MiFID
4 4 (6.06%) FINREP
5 2 (3.03%) QA
5 2 (3.03%) Solvency II
5 2 (3.03%) EMIR
5 2 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Informatica
4 2 (3.03%) Telerik
4 2 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Murex
5 1 (1.52%) SunGard
5 1 (1.52%) HP
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