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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 865 897 881
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 37 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.023% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.31% 0.22% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 5
Average salary £60,000 £102,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.46% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £67,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £117,000 £97,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 -
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
11830 12415 11045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.70% 10.69% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9453 9575 8679
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +36 37 £60,000 -42.16% 9
London +19 36 £60,000 -42.16% 9
City of London +29 8 £57,500 -33.33% 2
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 89 (90.82%) Finance
2 78 (79.59%) Banking
3 57 (58.16%) Analytics
4 55 (56.12%) SQL
5 50 (51.02%) Investment Banking
6 47 (47.96%) Risk Management
7 45 (45.92%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (41.84%) Retail
9 39 (39.80%) Market Risk
10 38 (38.78%) Business Analysis
11 37 (37.76%) QlikView
12 36 (36.73%) MiFID
13 33 (33.67%) SAS
14 32 (32.65%) Credit Risk
14 32 (32.65%) Tableau
14 32 (32.65%) EMIR
15 30 (30.61%) Data Analytics
15 30 (30.61%) Visualisation
15 30 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (29.59%) Programme Management
16 29 (29.59%) Data Analysis
16 29 (29.59%) Data Governance
17 28 (28.57%) Derivative
18 27 (27.55%) MS Excel
19 26 (26.53%) Financial Institution
19 26 (26.53%) Front Office
19 26 (26.53%) Mathematics
20 24 (24.49%) Retail Banking
20 24 (24.49%) Degree
20 24 (24.49%) Back Office

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 33 (33.67%) SAS
2 11 (11.22%) Confluence
2 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (27.55%) MS Excel
2 18 (18.37%) SPSS
3 11 (11.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.76%) QlikView
2 22 (22.45%) Spotfire
3 13 (13.27%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.02%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Subversion
1 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 89 (90.82%) Finance
2 78 (79.59%) Banking
3 50 (51.02%) Investment Banking
4 41 (41.84%) Retail
5 26 (26.53%) Financial Institution
5 26 (26.53%) Front Office
6 24 (24.49%) Back Office
6 24 (24.49%) Retail Banking
7 6 (6.12%) Publishing
8 1 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (28.57%) Analyst
2 25 (25.51%) Consultant
2 25 (25.51%) Business Analyst
3 17 (17.35%) Data Manager
3 17 (17.35%) Data Analytics Manager
4 14 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
5 13 (13.27%) Report Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) IT Business Analyst
7 10 (10.20%) AWS Consultant
8 9 (9.18%) IT Consultant
9 8 (8.16%) Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Designer
10 5 (5.10%) Lead Designer
10 5 (5.10%) Senior Manager
10 5 (5.10%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 3 (3.06%) Project Manager
13 2 (2.04%) Senior Analyst
13 2 (2.04%) Data Consultant
14 1 (1.02%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) .NET
1 1 (1.02%) COM
1 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.02%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (45.92%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (39.80%) Market Risk
3 32 (32.65%) Credit Risk
4 30 (30.61%) Visualisation
5 28 (28.57%) Derivative
6 26 (26.53%) Mathematics
7 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
8 11 (11.22%) Wiki
9 6 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (6.12%) Fixed Income
10 3 (3.06%) Equities
10 3 (3.06%) STB
11 2 (2.04%) Physics
12 1 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (1.02%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) UNIX
1 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (58.16%) Analytics
2 47 (47.96%) Risk Management
3 38 (38.78%) Business Analysis
4 30 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (30.61%) Data Analytics
5 29 (29.59%) Data Governance
5 29 (29.59%) Data Analysis
5 29 (29.59%) Programme Management
6 24 (24.49%) Customer Analytics
7 23 (23.47%) Data Architecture
7 23 (23.47%) Data Modelling
8 20 (20.41%) Dashboard Development
9 19 (19.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (19.39%) PRINCE2
9 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (19.39%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (18.37%) Data Cleansing
11 13 (13.27%) User Stories
11 13 (13.27%) SDLC
11 13 (13.27%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 55 (56.12%) SQL
2 3 (3.06%) C++
3 2 (2.04%) Java
3 2 (2.04%) Perl
3 2 (2.04%) Python
3 2 (2.04%) R
4 1 (1.02%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) Degree
2 19 (19.39%) Security Cleared
2 19 (19.39%) PMP
2 19 (19.39%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (36.73%) MiFID
2 32 (32.65%) EMIR
3 24 (24.49%) Basel III
3 24 (24.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (19.39%) COREP
5 11 (11.22%) FINREP
5 11 (11.22%) Basel II
5 11 (11.22%) QA
6 7 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (6.12%) Solvency II
8 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) Tableau
2 2 (2.04%) Teradata
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle
2 2 (2.04%) SAP
2 2 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.02%) Sybase
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