The table below looks at the statistics for the Market Risk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk Analyst
Rank 878 818 849
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Market Risk Analyst 27 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.052% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.055% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 42
Average salary £85,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,000 £65,250
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £87,500 £87,250
UK excluding London average salary - - £67,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Market Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Risk Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Market Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Market Risk Analyst within the UK.

Market Risk Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Risk Analyst over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Market Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
London -26 27 £85,000 +21.42% 4
England -49 27 £85,000 +21.42% 4
City of London +16 7 £92,500 +34.54% 3

Market Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Market Risk Analyst in their job title 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 with Market Risk Analyst in their job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 32 (60.38%) SQL
3 29 (54.72%) Business Analysis
4 26 (49.06%) Finance
5 25 (47.17%) Monte Carlo Method
6 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (32.08%) Risk Management
7 17 (32.08%) Derivative
8 16 (30.19%) Python
8 16 (30.19%) Banking
8 16 (30.19%) Greeks
9 15 (28.30%) Credit Risk
10 14 (26.42%) Stress Testing
11 11 (20.75%) Front Office
11 11 (20.75%) Investment Banking
12 9 (16.98%) Degree
13 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
13 7 (13.21%) Project Management
13 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (11.32%) Windows
15 5 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (9.43%) Financial Institution
15 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
16 4 (7.55%) ITIL
16 4 (7.55%) UML
16 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
16 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
16 4 (7.55%) Retail
16 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
16 4 (7.55%) QA

Market Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Market Risk Analyst in their job title 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 with Market Risk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) FTP
1 2 (3.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Subversion
1 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.89%) Toad
2 1 (1.89%) ERwin
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) Banking
3 11 (20.75%) Investment Banking
3 11 (20.75%) Front Office
4 5 (9.43%) Financial Institution
5 4 (7.55%) Retail
6 3 (5.66%) Back Office
6 3 (5.66%) French Language
7 2 (3.77%) Automotive
7 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.89%) Java EE
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 17 (32.08%) Derivative
3 15 (28.30%) Credit Risk
4 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
7 3 (5.66%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (5.66%) Statistics
7 3 (5.66%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (5.66%) Economics
8 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.89%) Equities
9 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Business Analysis
2 25 (47.17%) Monte Carlo Method
3 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.08%) Risk Management
5 16 (30.19%) Greeks
6 14 (26.42%) Stress Testing
7 7 (13.21%) Project Management
8 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
9 4 (7.55%) ITIL
9 4 (7.55%) UML
10 3 (5.66%) Validation
10 3 (5.66%) Econometrics
10 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Stochastic Modelling
10 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.66%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.77%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) SQL
2 16 (30.19%) Python
3 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.77%) VBA
4 2 (3.77%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) PhD
3 2 (3.77%) PMP
3 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.77%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) Basel III
2 3 (5.66%) IAS 39
3 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.77%) Solvency II
3 2 (3.77%) CRD IV
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) SunGard
1 2 (3.77%) Citrix
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Sybase