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 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
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 865 873 876
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 13 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.19% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 9
Average salary £80,000 £65,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -25.71%
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
11059 10435 11088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.44% 10.17% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8612 8030 9048
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,975 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 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 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
London -7 13 £80,000 +23.07% 6
England -11 13 £80,000 +23.07% 6
City of London 0 1 £47,500 -32.14% 1

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (83.78%) Banking
2 25 (67.57%) Market Risk
3 20 (54.05%) Finance
4 18 (48.65%) Basel III
5 14 (37.84%) Front Office
6 13 (35.14%) Credit Risk
7 12 (32.43%) Publishing
7 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
8 11 (29.73%) Investment Banking
9 10 (27.03%) Derivative
9 10 (27.03%) Back Office
9 10 (27.03%) Project Management
10 7 (18.92%) SQL
10 7 (18.92%) Retail Banking
10 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
10 7 (18.92%) Retail
10 7 (18.92%) Analytics
11 6 (16.22%) Customer Analytics
11 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
11 6 (16.22%) FTP
11 6 (16.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (16.22%) PMP
11 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
11 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
11 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (13.51%) Degree
13 4 (10.81%) Equity Derivative

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
General
1 31 (83.78%) Banking
2 20 (54.05%) Finance
3 14 (37.84%) Front Office
4 12 (32.43%) Publishing
5 11 (29.73%) Investment Banking
6 10 (27.03%) Back Office
7 7 (18.92%) Retail Banking
7 7 (18.92%) Retail
8 4 (10.81%) French Language
9 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Architect
1 9 (24.32%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Risk Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) IT Business Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Lead Business Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Report Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) IT Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (8.11%) Lead Designer
4 3 (8.11%) Designer
5 1 (2.70%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Technology Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (67.57%) Market Risk
2 13 (35.14%) Credit Risk
3 10 (27.03%) Derivative
4 4 (10.81%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (10.81%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
2 10 (27.03%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
3 7 (18.92%) Analytics
4 6 (16.22%) Customer Analytics
4 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) Validation
5 4 (10.81%) Data Management
5 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Workflow
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 1 (2.70%) Document Management
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) VBA
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) PMP
1 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (48.65%) Basel III
2 6 (16.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (10.81%) COREP
3 4 (10.81%) FINREP
4 2 (5.41%) MiFID
5 1 (2.70%) EMIR
5 1 (2.70%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Business Objects
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago