The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 704 631 552
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -79
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 195 288 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.64% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 134 239 246
Average salary £68,750 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
45375 45225 43269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 38.85% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36433 35194 34921
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Risk within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Risk
Salary Trend

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

Market Risk Salary Trend in the UK

Market Risk
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Risk over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Risk
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 -46 188 £68,750 -5.17% 54
London -52 182 £70,000 -3.44% 51
City of London -18 48 £62,500 -7.40% 17
Scotland -9 7 - - 3
Glasgow -11 7 - -
South East +12 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Hampshire +23 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Portsmouth +22 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Birmingham +7 1 £48,500 +2.10% 1
West Midlands -5 1 £48,500 +2.10% 1

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk.

1 196 (63.84%) Finance
2 173 (56.35%) Banking
3 116 (37.79%) SQL
4 110 (35.83%) Credit Risk
5 109 (35.50%) Investment Banking
6 104 (33.88%) Risk Management
7 101 (32.90%) Front Office
8 96 (31.27%) Derivative
9 87 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
10 83 (27.04%) Java
11 73 (23.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 63 (20.52%) Analytics
13 58 (18.89%) .NET
14 57 (18.57%) SDLC
15 54 (17.59%) User Acceptance Testing
16 53 (17.26%) C#
17 49 (15.96%) Back Office
17 49 (15.96%) C++
18 48 (15.64%) Multithreading
19 47 (15.31%) Business Analysis
20 43 (14.01%) Data Analysis
21 42 (13.68%) Project Management
22 41 (13.36%) Equities
23 40 (13.03%) Waterfall
24 39 (12.70%) CRD IV
25 38 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
26 37 (12.05%) Microsoft
27 36 (11.73%) Migration
28 33 (10.75%) Degree
29 32 (10.42%) User Stories

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (5.21%) Apache Spark
2 12 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.91%) Confluence
2 12 (3.91%) GemFire
3 10 (3.26%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.33%) SAS
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.33%) IIS
4 1 (0.33%) JBoss
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.89%) MS Visio
2 15 (4.89%) Mathematica
3 8 (2.61%) MS Office
4 2 (0.65%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Kondor+
2 2 (0.65%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.33%) Endur
3 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.51%) FTP
2 2 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.17%) Hadoop
3 21 (6.84%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (5.86%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.91%) Big Data
5 12 (3.91%) OLAP Cube
5 12 (3.91%) InterSystems Cache
5 12 (3.91%) QlikView
5 12 (3.91%) OLAP
6 7 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.63%) MS Access
7 5 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.63%) HBase
8 4 (1.30%) Impala
8 4 (1.30%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.30%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.30%) DB2
9 3 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (6.19%) Maven
2 10 (3.26%) JIRA
3 8 (2.61%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.28%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.28%) Subversion
5 5 (1.63%) SonarQube
5 5 (1.63%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.33%) ERwin
6 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.33%) JUnit
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.33%) JBehave
6 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.33%) Hudson
6 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.33%) NuGet
General
1 196 (63.84%) Finance
2 173 (56.35%) Banking
3 109 (35.50%) Investment Banking
4 101 (32.90%) Front Office
5 49 (15.96%) Back Office
6 31 (10.10%) Financial Institution
7 23 (7.49%) Retail
8 20 (6.51%) Retail Banking
9 13 (4.23%) Publishing
10 6 (1.95%) Legal
11 5 (1.63%) Advertising
11 5 (1.63%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (1.30%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.65%) International Banking
14 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.33%) Marketing
14 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 109 (35.50%) Developer
2 95 (30.94%) Analyst
3 52 (16.94%) Business Analyst
4 42 (13.68%) Java Developer
5 28 (9.12%) Consultant
6 26 (8.47%) Senior Developer
7 20 (6.51%) C# Developer
8 18 (5.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (5.86%) Solutions Analyst
8 18 (5.86%) Risk Consultant
9 15 (4.89%) Banking Business Analyst
10 14 (4.56%) Risk Manager
11 13 (4.23%) IT Business Analyst
11 13 (4.23%) Team Leader
11 13 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (4.23%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.91%) Java Team Leader
13 11 (3.58%) Report Analyst
14 10 (3.26%) Development Manager
14 10 (3.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (18.89%) .NET
2 26 (8.47%) Spring
3 16 (5.21%) NumPy
4 14 (4.56%) XML
4 14 (4.56%) JMS
4 14 (4.56%) ASP.NET
5 12 (3.91%) Spring Batch
5 12 (3.91%) Spring XD
6 10 (3.26%) WPF
7 8 (2.61%) LINQ
7 8 (2.61%) Apache Flex
7 8 (2.61%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.28%) MDX
8 7 (2.28%) Task Parallel Library
9 5 (1.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (1.63%) J2EE
9 5 (1.63%) STL
10 4 (1.30%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.30%) Cascading
10 4 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 110 (35.83%) Credit Risk
2 96 (31.27%) Derivative
3 73 (23.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 41 (13.36%) Equities
5 38 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (9.77%) Reference Data
7 27 (8.79%) Fixed Income
8 26 (8.47%) Computer Science
9 20 (6.51%) Grid Computing
10 17 (5.54%) Mathematics
11 12 (3.91%) Equity Derivative
12 11 (3.58%) Wiki
13 8 (2.61%) Physics
14 7 (2.28%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (1.95%) Hedge funds
15 6 (1.95%) Algorithms
16 5 (1.63%) Statistics
17 4 (1.30%) Management Information System
17 4 (1.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 3 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.17%) Windows
1 22 (7.17%) Linux
2 15 (4.89%) UNIX
3 2 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (33.88%) Risk Management
2 87 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (20.52%) Analytics
4 57 (18.57%) SDLC
5 54 (17.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 48 (15.64%) Multithreading
7 47 (15.31%) Business Analysis
8 43 (14.01%) Data Analysis
9 42 (13.68%) Project Management
10 40 (13.03%) Waterfall
11 36 (11.73%) Migration
12 32 (10.42%) Scrum
12 32 (10.42%) Change Control
12 32 (10.42%) User Stories
13 27 (8.79%) Programme Management
14 24 (7.82%) PRINCE2
15 22 (7.17%) Technical Architecture
16 21 (6.84%) Integration Testing
16 21 (6.84%) Data Migration
16 21 (6.84%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 116 (37.79%) SQL
2 83 (27.04%) Java
3 53 (17.26%) C#
4 49 (15.96%) C++
5 27 (8.79%) Python
6 20 (6.51%) Scala
7 18 (5.86%) MATLAB
8 17 (5.54%) C
9 15 (4.89%) R
10 11 (3.58%) Perl
10 11 (3.58%) VBA
11 8 (2.61%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.28%) Korn
12 7 (2.28%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.95%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.33%) Delphi
14 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.33%) XPath
14 1 (0.33%) Groovy
14 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (10.75%) Degree
2 23 (7.49%) PMP
3 22 (7.17%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.63%) PhD
4 5 (1.63%) ISEB
5 4 (1.30%) MBA
5 4 (1.30%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.65%) CISA
6 2 (0.65%) CIMA
7 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.33%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.70%) CRD IV
2 23 (7.49%) QA
3 22 (7.17%) MiFID
4 19 (6.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (4.89%) Basel II
6 14 (4.56%) Basel III
7 5 (1.63%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (1.30%) EMIR
9 2 (0.65%) COREP
9 2 (0.65%) FINREP
10 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.33%) HDFS
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (10.10%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.65%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 37 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.49%) Oracle
3 18 (5.86%) Sybase
4 15 (4.89%) HP
5 13 (4.23%) Bloomberg
6 5 (1.63%) Solace
7 3 (0.98%) DataSynapse
7 3 (0.98%) Murex
8 2 (0.65%) SunGard
8 2 (0.65%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.33%) Informatica
9 1 (0.33%) SAP
9 1 (0.33%) IBM
9 1 (0.33%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.33%) Algorithmics
9 1 (0.33%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.33%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.33%) Google
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
SunGard
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago