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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank 659 574 576
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +2
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 235 333 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 202 243 293
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £99,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.25%

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
42590 42182 45766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.84% 39.29% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33307 34242 38319
Average salary £46,488 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.02% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 October 2014 within the UK.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Risk
Top 16 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 October 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
England -108 220 £70,000 -6.66% 32
London -72 212 £72,500 -3.33% 32
City of London -26 59 £65,000 -10.34% 13
Scotland -7 15 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Glasgow -8 15 £60,000 -4.00%
Birmingham -6 4 £50,000 -28.57%
West Midlands -14 4 £50,000 -28.57%
South East +5 2 £35,000 -
Hampshire -4 2 £35,000 -
Portsmouth -13 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire -37 2 £50,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £50,000 -
North East - 2 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £50,000 -

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 379 (65.12%) Finance
2 332 (57.04%) Banking
3 225 (38.66%) Investment Banking
4 209 (35.91%) Risk Management
5 192 (32.99%) Credit Risk
6 180 (30.93%) Java
7 176 (30.24%) SQL
8 146 (25.09%) Degree
9 139 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
10 135 (23.20%) C#
11 126 (21.65%) C++
12 113 (19.42%) Business Analysis
13 111 (19.07%) Derivative
14 107 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
15 106 (18.21%) Front Office
16 96 (16.49%) Financial Institution
17 88 (15.12%) .NET
18 83 (14.26%) SQL Server
18 83 (14.26%) Mathematics
19 76 (13.06%) Computer Science
20 75 (12.89%) Fixed Income
21 72 (12.37%) Oracle
22 68 (11.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 68 (11.68%) Grid Computing
23 65 (11.17%) VBA
24 63 (10.82%) OO
25 62 (10.65%) Physics
26 53 (9.11%) Analytics
27 49 (8.42%) Equities
28 47 (8.08%) J2EE

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 37 (6.36%) WebLogic
1 37 (6.36%) Oracle Coherence
2 11 (1.89%) SAS
3 7 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.03%) GemFire
5 5 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.17%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.23%) MS Office
3 7 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (4.30%) Kondor+
2 14 (2.41%) Summit
3 13 (2.23%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.17%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.03%) FTP
3 5 (0.86%) SAN
4 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 28 (4.81%) Hadoop
5 24 (4.12%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (2.58%) Big Data
7 15 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.23%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.72%) HBase
9 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (1.55%) Data Mining
10 9 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.55%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.37%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.37%) OLAP
12 7 (1.20%) Redis
13 6 (1.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (4.47%) Maven
2 18 (3.09%) Subversion
3 17 (2.92%) JIRA
4 12 (2.06%) JUnit
5 9 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.20%) ClearCase
7 5 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.86%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.52%) ERwin
8 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.34%) Hudson
9 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.17%) Toad
10 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.17%) jMock
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 379 (65.12%) Finance
2 332 (57.04%) Banking
3 225 (38.66%) Investment Banking
4 106 (18.21%) Front Office
5 96 (16.49%) Financial Institution
6 42 (7.22%) Back Office
7 19 (3.26%) Retail
8 17 (2.92%) Legal
8 17 (2.92%) Publishing
9 10 (1.72%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.69%) French Language
11 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.34%) Automotive
11 2 (0.34%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 275 (47.25%) Developer
2 164 (28.18%) Analyst
3 108 (18.56%) Business Analyst
4 99 (17.01%) Java Developer
5 51 (8.76%) Market Risk Analyst
6 48 (8.25%) Senior Developer
7 38 (6.53%) C# Developer
8 33 (5.67%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 30 (5.15%) Support Analyst
10 29 (4.98%) C++ Developer
10 29 (4.98%) Junior Developer
10 29 (4.98%) Junior
11 27 (4.64%) Market Risk Developer
12 25 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
13 24 (4.12%) Architect
14 23 (3.95%) Banking Business Analyst
15 22 (3.78%) Credit Risk Analyst
15 22 (3.78%) Technical Business Analyst
16 21 (3.61%) Development Manager
17 20 (3.44%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (15.12%) .NET
2 47 (8.08%) J2EE
3 37 (6.36%) JMS
4 36 (6.19%) EJB
5 26 (4.47%) .NET Framework
6 24 (4.12%) Middleware
6 24 (4.12%) ASP.NET
7 22 (3.78%) Spring
8 21 (3.61%) WPF
9 20 (3.44%) Java EE
10 15 (2.58%) STL
11 13 (2.23%) HTML
11 13 (2.23%) Apache Camel
11 13 (2.23%) WCF
11 13 (2.23%) MDX
12 12 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (1.72%) XML
14 9 (1.55%) ActiveMQ
14 9 (1.55%) HTML5
15 8 (1.37%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 192 (32.99%) Credit Risk
2 111 (19.07%) Derivative
3 107 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (14.26%) Mathematics
5 76 (13.06%) Computer Science
6 75 (12.89%) Fixed Income
7 68 (11.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 68 (11.68%) Grid Computing
8 62 (10.65%) Physics
9 49 (8.42%) Equities
10 35 (6.01%) Reference Data
11 19 (3.26%) Chemistry
12 14 (2.41%) User Experience
13 13 (2.23%) Hedge funds
14 10 (1.72%) Data Structures
15 9 (1.55%) Economics
16 8 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
17 7 (1.20%) Credit Derivative
17 7 (1.20%) Algorithms
17 7 (1.20%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (7.22%) Windows
2 33 (5.67%) UNIX
3 20 (3.44%) Linux
4 5 (0.86%) Windows XP
4 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.86%) Windows Vista
4 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (35.91%) Risk Management
2 139 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (19.42%) Business Analysis
4 63 (10.82%) OO
5 53 (9.11%) Analytics
6 47 (8.08%) Stress Testing
7 45 (7.73%) Investment Management
8 41 (7.04%) Software Engineering
9 40 (6.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (6.19%) Multithreading
10 36 (6.19%) Monte Carlo Method
10 36 (6.19%) Greeks
10 36 (6.19%) TDD
11 29 (4.98%) Data Modelling
12 24 (4.12%) Mentoring
13 22 (3.78%) Project Management
14 21 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (3.44%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (3.44%) Migration
16 18 (3.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 180 (30.93%) Java
2 176 (30.24%) SQL
3 135 (23.20%) C#
4 126 (21.65%) C++
5 65 (11.17%) VBA
6 41 (7.04%) Python
7 29 (4.98%) PL/SQL
8 19 (3.26%) C
9 15 (2.58%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.41%) Groovy
11 9 (1.55%) Ruby
12 7 (1.20%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.52%) Delphi
13 3 (0.52%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.52%) Perl
13 3 (0.52%) XAML
13 3 (0.52%) Clojure
14 2 (0.34%) Scala
14 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 146 (25.09%) Degree
2 6 (1.03%) PMP
2 6 (1.03%) PMI Certification
3 5 (0.86%) MCP
3 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.69%) ISEB
4 4 (0.69%) PhD
5 2 (0.34%) IIBA
5 2 (0.34%) CBAP
6 1 (0.17%) ACCA
6 1 (0.17%) MBA
6 1 (0.17%) CIMA
6 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.81%) QA
2 26 (4.47%) CRD IV
3 25 (4.30%) Dodd-Frank
4 24 (4.12%) Basel III
5 19 (3.26%) EMIR
6 13 (2.23%) FATCA
6 13 (2.23%) Solvency II
7 12 (2.06%) SLA
8 6 (1.03%) ISO 9001
8 6 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.86%) MiFID
10 3 (0.52%) Basel II
10 3 (0.52%) IAS 39
11 2 (0.34%) COREP
12 1 (0.17%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (1.20%) HDFS
2 6 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.86%) vSphere
3 5 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.52%) Control-M
3 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (12.37%) Oracle
2 27 (4.64%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.61%) Murex
4 17 (2.92%) Calypso
4 17 (2.92%) Reuters
4 17 (2.92%) Bloomberg
5 13 (2.23%) Algorithmics
5 13 (2.23%) SunGard
5 13 (2.23%) BEA
6 10 (1.72%) Sybase
7 6 (1.03%) Cognizant
8 5 (0.86%) Citrix
8 5 (0.86%) VMware
9 3 (0.52%) JBoss
10 2 (0.34%) DataSynapse
10 2 (0.34%) Perforce
10 2 (0.34%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.34%) Remedy
11 1 (0.17%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.17%) Informatica
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum + 10%-20% Annual Bonus, Health Insur
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
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City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + BONUS
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Salary: £18,993 pa
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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