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 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
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 865 870 866
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 28 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.065% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 24
Average salary £101,250 £75,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,750
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 - -

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
12218 10825 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.19% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9416 8500 10054
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

CRD IV Salary Histogram in the UK

CRD IV
Top 5 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 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
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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 +15 27 £102,500 +36.66% 2
England -5 27 £102,500 +36.66% 3
City of London 0 4 £86,250 +32.69%
Scotland - 1 £42,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £42,000 - 1

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 47 (67.14%) Finance
2 35 (50.00%) Banking
3 28 (40.00%) COREP
4 26 (37.14%) Market Risk
4 26 (37.14%) Basel III
5 25 (35.71%) Credit Risk
6 22 (31.43%) Investment Banking
7 16 (22.86%) SQL
7 16 (22.86%) Retail
8 14 (20.00%) Derivative
8 14 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (20.00%) Analytics
9 12 (17.14%) Retail Banking
9 12 (17.14%) Business Analysis
9 12 (17.14%) SAS
10 10 (14.29%) C#
10 10 (14.29%) Oracle
10 10 (14.29%) Stress Testing
11 9 (12.86%) Back Office
11 9 (12.86%) .NET
11 9 (12.86%) Publishing
12 8 (11.43%) Programme Management
12 8 (11.43%) Risk Management
12 8 (11.43%) Front Office
12 8 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (11.43%) PRINCE2
12 8 (11.43%) FTP
12 8 (11.43%) HTML
12 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
12 8 (11.43%) PMP

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (17.14%) SAS
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SPSS
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.86%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.29%) Spotfire
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.29%) QlikView
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.43%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Subversion
2 4 (5.71%) Maven
2 4 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 47 (67.14%) Finance
2 35 (50.00%) Banking
3 22 (31.43%) Investment Banking
4 16 (22.86%) Retail
5 12 (17.14%) Retail Banking
6 9 (12.86%) Back Office
6 9 (12.86%) Publishing
7 8 (11.43%) Front Office
8 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Analyst
2 19 (27.14%) Business Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Architect
5 9 (12.86%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.43%) Developer
7 7 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 7 (10.00%) Consultant
7 7 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Manager
10 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Credit Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Market Risk Business Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) HTML
3 7 (10.00%) WCF
3 7 (10.00%) XML
4 4 (5.71%) Drools
4 4 (5.71%) HTML5
4 4 (5.71%) LINQ
4 4 (5.71%) Spring
4 4 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.71%) Java EE
4 4 (5.71%) Classic ASP
4 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.71%) Web Services
5 3 (4.29%) XSD
5 3 (4.29%) XSLT
5 3 (4.29%) WPF
6 1 (1.43%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.14%) Market Risk
2 25 (35.71%) Credit Risk
3 14 (20.00%) Derivative
4 4 (5.71%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.71%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.86%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.86%) Statistics
5 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.86%) Equities
5 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.43%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) UNIX
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Analytics
2 12 (17.14%) Business Analysis
3 10 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 8 (11.43%) Programme Management
4 8 (11.43%) Risk Management
4 8 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (11.43%) PRINCE2
4 8 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (11.43%) Customer Analytics
5 7 (10.00%) Project Management
6 6 (8.57%) ITIL
7 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.71%) Parallel Processing
8 4 (5.71%) Data Analytics
8 4 (5.71%) Workflow
8 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.71%) Six Sigma
8 4 (5.71%) BPR
8 4 (5.71%) MVC
8 4 (5.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) SQL
2 10 (14.29%) C#
3 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.57%) Java
5 4 (5.71%) C
5 4 (5.71%) VB
6 2 (2.86%) R
6 2 (2.86%) VBA
6 2 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) PMP
1 8 (11.43%) PMI Certification
2 7 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (40.00%) COREP
2 26 (37.14%) Basel III
3 14 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (10.00%) Basel II
5 6 (8.57%) MiFID
6 4 (5.71%) FINREP
6 4 (5.71%) EMIR
7 3 (4.29%) QA
8 2 (2.86%) Solvency II
8 2 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.71%) Informatica
4 3 (4.29%) Tableau
5 2 (2.86%) Telerik
6 1 (1.43%) Murex
6 1 (1.43%) SunGard
6 1 (1.43%) HP
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
London, South East, United Kingdom
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £120000.00 - £150000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benfits
Posted: 13 days ago