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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 778 856 690
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -166
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 133 113 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.25% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 98 95 252
Median salary £77,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £103,250 £105,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%

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
41177 44556 49291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.93% 40.61% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33460 35281 39514
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Market Risk as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Risk
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +52 120 £77,000 +10.00% 13
London +50 118 £77,000 +10.00% 11
City of London +46 19 £75,000 +20.00% 5
Glasgow - 13 - - 1
Scotland - 13 - - 1
Leatherhead - 2 - - 1
Surrey - 2 - - 1
South East - 2 - - 1

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk.

1 168 (54.90%) Finance
2 159 (51.96%) Banking
3 133 (43.46%) Risk Management
4 129 (42.16%) Credit Risk
5 109 (35.62%) Investment Banking
6 107 (34.97%) Java
7 93 (30.39%) Derivative
8 90 (29.41%) SQL
9 87 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
10 85 (27.78%) Degree
10 85 (27.78%) Fixed Income
11 81 (26.47%) Equities
12 79 (25.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 59 (19.28%) Analytics
14 56 (18.30%) C#
15 53 (17.32%) User Acceptance Testing
16 48 (15.69%) NoSQL
17 47 (15.36%) Business Analysis
18 46 (15.03%) Oracle
19 45 (14.71%) Unix
20 43 (14.05%) Python
21 42 (13.73%) MiFID
21 42 (13.73%) EMIR
22 41 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
22 41 (13.40%) Multithreading
23 39 (12.75%) FIX Protocol
23 39 (12.75%) Linux
24 38 (12.42%) C++
24 38 (12.42%) SDLC
24 38 (12.42%) OTC Derivatives

Market Risk
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 12 (3.92%) MQSeries
2 10 (3.27%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.63%) Jetty
3 5 (1.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.33%) IIS
5 1 (0.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 21 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.27%) S-PLUS
3 7 (2.29%) Mathematica
4 3 (0.98%) MS Office
4 3 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) Adaptiv
2 5 (1.63%) Endur
3 4 (1.31%) Summit
4 1 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.33%) Kondor
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.69%) NoSQL
2 27 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 25 (8.17%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.86%) SQL Server
5 15 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.25%) Big Data
6 13 (4.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (3.92%) BigTable
7 12 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (3.27%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.29%) MySQL
10 6 (1.96%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.63%) Sybase IQ
12 4 (1.31%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (10.78%) Jenkins
1 33 (10.78%) JIRA
2 28 (9.15%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (0.98%) Maven
4 3 (0.98%) SonarQube
4 3 (0.98%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.65%) Subversion
6 1 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 168 (54.90%) Finance
2 159 (51.96%) Banking
3 109 (35.62%) Investment Banking
4 37 (12.09%) Front Office
5 18 (5.88%) Financial Institution
6 16 (5.23%) Back Office
7 14 (4.58%) Corporate Banking
7 14 (4.58%) Legal
8 9 (2.94%) Advertising
9 8 (2.61%) General Ledger
9 8 (2.61%) Retail
10 5 (1.63%) International Banking
10 5 (1.63%) Marketing
10 5 (1.63%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.98%) Automotive
12 1 (0.33%) Electronics
12 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 120 (39.22%) Analyst
2 115 (37.58%) Developer
3 90 (29.41%) Business Analyst
4 59 (19.28%) Risk Analyst
5 46 (15.03%) Java Developer
5 46 (15.03%) Risk Business Analyst
6 40 (13.07%) Banking Analyst
7 32 (10.46%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 30 (9.80%) Project Manager
9 26 (8.50%) Risk Manager
10 24 (7.84%) Senior Developer
11 23 (7.52%) Python Developer
12 21 (6.86%) Market Risk Analyst
13 19 (6.21%) C# Developer
14 17 (5.56%) Investment Banking Java Developer
14 17 (5.56%) Market Risk Business Analyst
14 17 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
15 16 (5.23%) Financial Analyst
15 16 (5.23%) Programme Manager
15 16 (5.23%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.75%) FIX Protocol
2 35 (11.44%) Spring
3 33 (10.78%) JMS
4 26 (8.50%) AngularJS
5 18 (5.88%) .NET
6 17 (5.56%) XML
7 14 (4.58%) WPF
8 13 (4.25%) Middleware
9 12 (3.92%) XML Schema
10 7 (2.29%) Apache Flex
10 7 (2.29%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.29%) JDBC
10 7 (2.29%) NumPy
11 6 (1.96%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.96%) HTML
11 6 (1.96%) MDX
12 5 (1.63%) CSS
12 5 (1.63%) Guava
12 5 (1.63%) WCF
12 5 (1.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 129 (42.16%) Credit Risk
2 93 (30.39%) Derivative
3 85 (27.78%) Fixed Income
4 81 (26.47%) Equities
5 79 (25.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 41 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (12.42%) OTC Derivatives
8 27 (8.82%) Mathematics
9 24 (7.84%) Equity Derivative
10 23 (7.52%) Management Information System
11 20 (6.54%) Computer Science
12 17 (5.56%) Hedge funds
13 15 (4.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 12 (3.92%) Statistics
15 11 (3.59%) Data Structures
16 9 (2.94%) User Experience
17 7 (2.29%) Applied Mathematics
17 7 (2.29%) Grid Computing
18 6 (1.96%) Credit Derivative
18 6 (1.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.71%) Unix
2 39 (12.75%) Linux
3 7 (2.29%) Windows
4 5 (1.63%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.98%) Solaris
5 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (43.46%) Risk Management
2 87 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (19.28%) Analytics
4 53 (17.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 47 (15.36%) Business Analysis
6 41 (13.40%) Multithreading
7 38 (12.42%) SDLC
8 37 (12.09%) OO
9 36 (11.76%) Project Management
10 31 (10.13%) DevOps
10 31 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (9.15%) Open Source
12 27 (8.82%) Algorithmic Trading
12 27 (8.82%) Programme Management
13 26 (8.50%) Concurrent Programming
13 26 (8.50%) SOA
14 25 (8.17%) Stress Testing
15 20 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (5.56%) Data Analysis
17 15 (4.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (34.97%) Java
2 90 (29.41%) SQL
3 56 (18.30%) C#
4 43 (14.05%) Python
5 38 (12.42%) C++
6 29 (9.48%) VBA
7 20 (6.54%) MATLAB
8 17 (5.56%) Scala
9 12 (3.92%) Perl
9 12 (3.92%) Ruby
9 12 (3.92%) XPath
10 10 (3.27%) R
11 7 (2.29%) Smalltalk
12 6 (1.96%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.96%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 85 (27.78%) Degree
2 12 (3.92%) PhD
3 10 (3.27%) PMI Certification
3 10 (3.27%) PMP
4 2 (0.65%) ACCA
5 1 (0.33%) CISA
5 1 (0.33%) CISM
5 1 (0.33%) CISSP
5 1 (0.33%) CRISC
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.73%) EMIR
1 42 (13.73%) MiFID
2 27 (8.82%) FATCA
3 21 (6.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (4.25%) Basel III
5 6 (1.96%) CRD IV
6 5 (1.63%) QA
7 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.96%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) Control-M
1 3 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.65%) Oozie
2 2 (0.65%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.33%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 46 (15.03%) Oracle
2 24 (7.84%) Murex
3 21 (6.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.61%) Calypso
4 8 (2.61%) SunGard
5 6 (1.96%) SAP
6 5 (1.63%) OpenLink
6 5 (1.63%) Sybase
6 5 (1.63%) Tableau
7 3 (0.98%) Wall Street Systems
8 2 (0.65%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.33%) Actimize
9 1 (0.33%) Algorithmics
9 1 (0.33%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.33%) Sonatype
9 1 (0.33%) Sophis
9 1 (0.33%) TIBCO
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £88,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago