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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 833 900 875
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -25
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 69 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.032% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% 0.30% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 7
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £47,350 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £99,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -11.57%

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
11823 12489 10875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.68% 10.58% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9341 9665 8803
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015 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 3 July 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
England +56 69 £70,000 +7.69% 11
London +53 68 £71,250 +9.61% 9
City of London +38 9 £90,000 +28.57% 4
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 - 1

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 93 (92.08%) Finance
2 82 (81.19%) Banking
3 58 (57.43%) Investment Banking
4 57 (56.44%) SQL
5 52 (51.49%) Analytics
6 47 (46.53%) Market Risk
7 45 (44.55%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (42.57%) Risk Management
9 41 (40.59%) QlikView
9 41 (40.59%) Credit Risk
10 40 (39.60%) Business Analysis
11 39 (38.61%) Retail
12 33 (32.67%) Data Analysis
12 33 (32.67%) Basel III
12 33 (32.67%) Programme Management
13 31 (30.69%) MiFID
14 29 (28.71%) Derivative
15 27 (26.73%) Tableau
15 27 (26.73%) MS Excel
15 27 (26.73%) SAS
15 27 (26.73%) EMIR
16 26 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (25.74%) Retail Banking
17 25 (24.75%) Data Analytics
17 25 (24.75%) Degree
17 25 (24.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 25 (24.75%) Front Office
17 25 (24.75%) Back Office
17 25 (24.75%) FTP
17 25 (24.75%) Customer Analytics

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (26.73%) SAS
2 16 (15.84%) SharePoint
2 16 (15.84%) Confluence
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (26.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.84%) MS Visio
3 12 (11.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (40.59%) QlikView
2 17 (16.83%) Spotfire
3 16 (15.84%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.99%) DataStage
4 1 (0.99%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.99%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.99%) Big Data
4 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Subversion
1 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 93 (92.08%) Finance
2 82 (81.19%) Banking
3 58 (57.43%) Investment Banking
4 39 (38.61%) Retail
5 26 (25.74%) Retail Banking
6 25 (24.75%) Front Office
6 25 (24.75%) Back Office
7 22 (21.78%) Financial Institution
8 7 (6.93%) Publishing
9 6 (5.94%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Analyst
2 31 (30.69%) Business Analyst
3 25 (24.75%) Consultant
4 18 (17.82%) Report Analyst
5 17 (16.83%) Risk Consultant
6 16 (15.84%) IT Business Analyst
7 14 (13.86%) IT Consultant
8 13 (12.87%) Data Manager
8 13 (12.87%) Data Analytics Manager
9 8 (7.92%) AWS Consultant
9 8 (7.92%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) Designer
10 6 (5.94%) Solutions Designer
10 6 (5.94%) Lead Designer
11 5 (4.95%) Senior Manager
12 4 (3.96%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 4 (3.96%) Management Consultant
12 4 (3.96%) Project Manager
12 4 (3.96%) Risk Management Consultant
13 2 (1.98%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) .NET
1 1 (0.99%) COM
1 1 (0.99%) FIXML
1 1 (0.99%) FpML
1 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.99%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (46.53%) Market Risk
2 45 (44.55%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (40.59%) Credit Risk
4 29 (28.71%) Derivative
5 24 (23.76%) Mathematics
5 24 (23.76%) Visualisation
6 20 (19.80%) Computer Science
7 16 (15.84%) Wiki
8 4 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.96%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.97%) STB
10 1 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.99%) Equities
10 1 (0.99%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) UNIX
1 1 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (51.49%) Analytics
2 43 (42.57%) Risk Management
3 40 (39.60%) Business Analysis
4 33 (32.67%) Data Analysis
4 33 (32.67%) Programme Management
5 26 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (24.75%) Data Analytics
6 25 (24.75%) Customer Analytics
7 24 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (22.77%) Data Governance
9 22 (21.78%) Data Architecture
9 22 (21.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (21.78%) Technical Architecture
9 22 (21.78%) PRINCE2
9 22 (21.78%) Data Modelling
10 18 (17.82%) SDLC
10 18 (17.82%) User Stories
11 16 (15.84%) Dashboard Development
12 12 (11.88%) Data Cleansing
13 11 (10.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 57 (56.44%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) Java
3 1 (0.99%) Python
3 1 (0.99%) R
3 1 (0.99%) C#
3 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (24.75%) Degree
2 22 (21.78%) PMP
2 22 (21.78%) PMI Certification
3 19 (18.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (32.67%) Basel III
2 31 (30.69%) MiFID
3 27 (26.73%) EMIR
4 25 (24.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 24 (23.76%) COREP
6 16 (15.84%) FINREP
6 16 (15.84%) Basel II
6 16 (15.84%) QA
7 7 (6.93%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (3.96%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (26.73%) Tableau
2 18 (17.82%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle
3 2 (1.98%) Sybase
4 1 (0.99%) SAP
4 1 (0.99%) IBM
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.99%) Informatica
4 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.99%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.99%) Greenplum
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £65,000, plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive benefits
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