The table below looks at the statistics for CRD IV skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CRD IV over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
UK
Rank 846 922 938
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +16
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 3 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.017% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.032% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 12
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,500 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary - £67,500 -

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
9467 12157 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.22% 12.16% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7557 9637 9260
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

CRD IV
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CRD IV as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CRD IV within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 3 £65,000 -
London +62 3 £65,000 +4.00%
City of London +18 1 £72,500 +20.83%

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing CRD IV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CRD IV.

1 10 (90.91%) Data Modelling
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) XBRL
3 6 (54.55%) Validation
4 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 5 (45.45%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (45.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) Test Management
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) Cognizant
4 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 5 (45.45%) Cognos
4 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Planning
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Front Office
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (18.18%) Analytics
7 2 (18.18%) Subversion
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) JIRA
7 2 (18.18%) QlikView

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Confluence
1 2 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Qlik Sense
1 2 (18.18%) QlikView
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Front Office
3 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) XBRL
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) D3.js
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
2 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Economics
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Physics
3 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Data Modelling
2 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) Validation
4 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Management
4 5 (45.45%) Test Planning
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Management
7 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Modelling
7 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MBA
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Basel III
1 2 (18.18%) Solvency II
2 1 (9.09%) COREP
2 1 (9.09%) FINREP
2 1 (9.09%) ISO20022
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cognizant
1 5 (45.45%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle