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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 836 890 898
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +8
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 61 42 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.035% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.52% 0.33% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 4
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £86,250 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -26.31%

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
11621 12764 10880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.75% 10.53% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9154 10017 8800
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 2015 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 28 May 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
London +65 61 £70,000 +7.69% 4
England +63 61 £70,000 +7.69% 6
City of London +50 6 £90,000 +23.71% 1

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 73 (90.12%) Finance
2 66 (81.48%) Banking
3 48 (59.26%) SQL
4 46 (56.79%) Investment Banking
5 44 (54.32%) Analytics
5 44 (54.32%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (53.09%) Market Risk
7 38 (46.91%) QlikView
8 37 (45.68%) Credit Risk
9 35 (43.21%) Business Analysis
9 35 (43.21%) Risk Management
10 32 (39.51%) Retail
11 29 (35.80%) Data Analysis
11 29 (35.80%) Programme Management
12 27 (33.33%) MS Excel
13 26 (32.10%) SAS
13 26 (32.10%) MiFID
13 26 (32.10%) Tableau
13 26 (32.10%) EMIR
14 25 (30.86%) Basel III
15 24 (29.63%) Data Analytics
15 24 (29.63%) Mathematics
15 24 (29.63%) Degree
15 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (28.40%) Data Governance
16 23 (28.40%) Visualisation
17 22 (27.16%) Data Architecture
17 22 (27.16%) Financial Institution
17 22 (27.16%) Data Modelling
18 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 26 (32.10%) SAS
2 16 (19.75%) SharePoint
2 16 (19.75%) Confluence
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.75%) MS Visio
3 11 (13.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.91%) QlikView
2 16 (19.75%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (19.75%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.23%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 73 (90.12%) Finance
2 66 (81.48%) Banking
3 46 (56.79%) Investment Banking
4 32 (39.51%) Retail
5 22 (27.16%) Financial Institution
6 19 (23.46%) Retail Banking
7 18 (22.22%) Front Office
7 18 (22.22%) Back Office
8 7 (8.64%) Publishing
9 6 (7.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Analyst
2 23 (28.40%) Business Analyst
3 18 (22.22%) Consultant
4 16 (19.75%) Report Analyst
4 16 (19.75%) IT Business Analyst
5 14 (17.28%) Risk Consultant
6 12 (14.81%) Data Analytics Manager
6 12 (14.81%) Data Manager
7 10 (12.35%) IT Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
8 6 (7.41%) Lead Designer
8 6 (7.41%) Designer
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Risk Management Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) Management Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) AWS Consultant
11 3 (3.70%) Project Manager
12 2 (2.47%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) LINQ
1 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.23%) COM
1 1 (1.23%) .NET
1 1 (1.23%) FIXML
1 1 (1.23%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (54.32%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (53.09%) Market Risk
3 37 (45.68%) Credit Risk
4 24 (29.63%) Mathematics
5 23 (28.40%) Visualisation
6 21 (25.93%) Derivative
7 20 (24.69%) Computer Science
8 16 (19.75%) Wiki
9 3 (3.70%) Fixed Income
9 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (2.47%) STB
11 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.23%) Reference Data
11 1 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (1.23%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.23%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) UNIX
1 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (54.32%) Analytics
2 35 (43.21%) Business Analysis
2 35 (43.21%) Risk Management
3 29 (35.80%) Data Analysis
3 29 (35.80%) Programme Management
4 24 (29.63%) Data Analytics
4 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (28.40%) Data Governance
6 22 (27.16%) Data Architecture
6 22 (27.16%) Data Modelling
7 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (22.22%) Customer Analytics
8 18 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (22.22%) PRINCE2
9 16 (19.75%) User Stories
9 16 (19.75%) SDLC
10 11 (13.58%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (13.58%) ETL
11 10 (12.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (59.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) Python
2 1 (1.23%) C#
2 1 (1.23%) C++
2 1 (1.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) Degree
2 19 (23.46%) Security Cleared
3 18 (22.22%) PMP
3 18 (22.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (32.10%) MiFID
1 26 (32.10%) EMIR
2 25 (30.86%) Basel III
3 18 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (19.75%) Basel II
4 16 (19.75%) QA
5 15 (18.52%) COREP
6 11 (13.58%) FINREP
7 3 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Tableau
2 16 (19.75%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle
3 2 (2.47%) Sybase
4 1 (1.23%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.23%) Informatica
4 1 (1.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago