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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 867 883 873
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 23 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.017% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 15
Average salary £97,500 £70,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -24.32%
UK excluding London average salary - £65,000 -

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
11809 10924 12138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.49% 10.06% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9151 8537 9921
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 £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +22 23 £97,500 +39.28% 6
London +19 23 £97,500 +39.28% 6
City of London +18 5 £50,000 -28.57% 4

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 37 (61.67%) Banking
2 35 (58.33%) Finance
3 26 (43.33%) Market Risk
4 24 (40.00%) Basel III
5 18 (30.00%) Credit Risk
6 17 (28.33%) Business Analysis
6 17 (28.33%) COREP
7 14 (23.33%) Publishing
7 14 (23.33%) Investment Banking
8 13 (21.67%) Project Management
9 9 (15.00%) Derivative
9 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (15.00%) SQL
10 8 (13.33%) Retail
11 7 (11.67%) Front Office
11 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (10.00%) Java
12 6 (10.00%) Oracle
12 6 (10.00%) UNIX
12 6 (10.00%) Subversion
12 6 (10.00%) Retail Banking
12 6 (10.00%) Stress Testing
12 6 (10.00%) Analytics
13 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
13 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (8.33%) SAS
13 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
13 5 (8.33%) C#
13 5 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 5 (8.33%) Back Office

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (8.33%) SAS
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Project
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) QlikView
4 1 (1.67%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.67%) Maven
3 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.33%) JIRA
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (61.67%) Banking
2 35 (58.33%) Finance
3 14 (23.33%) Publishing
3 14 (23.33%) Investment Banking
4 8 (13.33%) Retail
5 7 (11.67%) Front Office
6 6 (10.00%) Retail Banking
7 5 (8.33%) Back Office
8 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.67%) French Language
9 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Architect
3 13 (21.67%) Business Analyst
3 13 (21.67%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Change Manager
9 2 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Risk Analyst
10 1 (1.67%) Business Manager
10 1 (1.67%) Business Project Manager
10 1 (1.67%) Senior Project Manager
10 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) HTML
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
1 4 (6.67%) Drools
1 4 (6.67%) HTML5
1 4 (6.67%) Java EE
1 4 (6.67%) Spring
2 2 (3.33%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) XSD
2 2 (3.33%) XSLT
2 2 (3.33%) WCF
2 2 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (43.33%) Market Risk
2 18 (30.00%) Credit Risk
3 9 (15.00%) Derivative
4 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.67%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.33%) Equities
6 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.33%) Statistics
7 1 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) UNIX
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Business Analysis
2 13 (21.67%) Project Management
3 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.00%) Stress Testing
5 6 (10.00%) Analytics
6 5 (8.33%) Change Management
6 5 (8.33%) Workflow
7 4 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.00%) Customer Analytics
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.33%) ITIL
9 2 (3.33%) Change Control
9 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.33%) Risk Analytics
9 2 (3.33%) Release Management
9 2 (3.33%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) Java
3 5 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) C
4 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.33%) VBA
5 2 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) PMP
2 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (40.00%) Basel III
2 17 (28.33%) COREP
3 5 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (6.67%) MiFID
4 4 (6.67%) FINREP
5 3 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (3.33%) QA
6 2 (3.33%) EMIR
7 1 (1.67%) Solvency II
7 1 (1.67%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Telerik
4 1 (1.67%) Tableau
4 1 (1.67%) Murex
4 1 (1.67%) SunGard
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
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