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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 809 882 878
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -4
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 63 42 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.035% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.53% 0.34% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 1
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 -

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
11864 12288 10893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.79% 10.38% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9291 9653 8750
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 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 6 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
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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 +48 63 £70,000 +7.69% 5
England +43 63 £70,000 +7.69% 6
City of London +32 5 £90,000 +17.64% 3

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 69 (89.61%) Finance
2 61 (79.22%) Banking
3 46 (59.74%) SQL
4 42 (54.55%) Investment Banking
4 42 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (53.25%) Analytics
6 40 (51.95%) Market Risk
7 35 (45.45%) Credit Risk
7 35 (45.45%) QlikView
8 33 (42.86%) Risk Management
9 32 (41.56%) Business Analysis
10 30 (38.96%) Retail
11 27 (35.06%) Data Analysis
12 26 (33.77%) Programme Management
12 26 (33.77%) MS Excel
13 25 (32.47%) SAS
13 25 (32.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (32.47%) Degree
13 25 (32.47%) MiFID
13 25 (32.47%) EMIR
13 25 (32.47%) Tableau
13 25 (32.47%) Basel III
14 24 (31.17%) Data Analytics
14 24 (31.17%) Mathematics
15 23 (29.87%) Data Governance
15 23 (29.87%) Visualisation
16 22 (28.57%) Financial Institution
17 21 (27.27%) Data Modelling
17 21 (27.27%) Data Architecture
18 20 (25.97%) Computer Science

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 25 (32.47%) SAS
2 14 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 14 (18.18%) Confluence
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (33.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 11 (14.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (45.45%) QlikView
2 16 (20.78%) Spotfire
3 14 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) DataStage
5 1 (1.30%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.30%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Subversion
1 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (89.61%) Finance
2 61 (79.22%) Banking
3 42 (54.55%) Investment Banking
4 30 (38.96%) Retail
5 22 (28.57%) Financial Institution
6 18 (23.38%) Front Office
7 17 (22.08%) Back Office
7 17 (22.08%) Retail Banking
8 6 (7.79%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (7.79%) Publishing
9 1 (1.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Analyst
2 21 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Consultant
4 15 (19.48%) Report Analyst
4 15 (19.48%) IT Business Analyst
5 13 (16.88%) Risk Consultant
6 12 (15.58%) Data Analytics Manager
6 12 (15.58%) Data Manager
7 9 (11.69%) IT Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Manager
8 5 (6.49%) Solutions Designer
8 5 (6.49%) Lead Designer
8 5 (6.49%) Designer
9 4 (5.19%) Management Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Risk Management Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) AWS Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 2 (2.60%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
1 1 (1.30%) COM
1 1 (1.30%) FIXML
1 1 (1.30%) FpML
1 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (51.95%) Market Risk
3 35 (45.45%) Credit Risk
4 24 (31.17%) Mathematics
5 23 (29.87%) Visualisation
6 20 (25.97%) Computer Science
6 20 (25.97%) Derivative
7 14 (18.18%) Wiki
8 4 (5.19%) Fixed Income
9 3 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (2.60%) STB
10 2 (2.60%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (1.30%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.30%) Equities
11 1 (1.30%) Reference Data
11 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) UNIX
1 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) Analytics
2 33 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 32 (41.56%) Business Analysis
4 27 (35.06%) Data Analysis
5 26 (33.77%) Programme Management
6 25 (32.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (31.17%) Data Analytics
8 23 (29.87%) Data Governance
9 21 (27.27%) Data Architecture
9 21 (27.27%) Data Modelling
10 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (20.78%) PRINCE2
11 16 (20.78%) Technical Architecture
11 16 (20.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (20.78%) Customer Analytics
12 14 (18.18%) User Stories
13 11 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
13 11 (14.29%) ETL
13 11 (14.29%) Project Management
14 8 (10.39%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) VBA
2 1 (1.30%) Python
2 1 (1.30%) C#
2 1 (1.30%) C++
2 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (32.47%) Degree
2 19 (24.68%) Security Cleared
3 16 (20.78%) PMP
3 16 (20.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (32.47%) MiFID
1 25 (32.47%) Basel III
1 25 (32.47%) EMIR
2 16 (20.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (19.48%) COREP
4 14 (18.18%) Basel II
4 14 (18.18%) QA
5 12 (15.58%) FINREP
6 3 (3.90%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) Tableau
2 15 (19.48%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Sybase
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Informatica
4 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.30%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.30%) Greenplum
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + +Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £47719 - £58947 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago