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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 818 842 724
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -118
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 138 137 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.30% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 114 115 224
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
43792 45081 49328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.60% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35333 35576 39107
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
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 average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Risk
Top 5 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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 134 £80,000 +14.28% 19
England +5 134 £80,000 +14.28% 25
City of London +30 16 £87,500 +25.00% 7
Scotland -4 4 - - 3
Glasgow -7 4 - - 3

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 163 (52.41%) Finance
2 152 (48.87%) Banking
3 145 (46.62%) Credit Risk
4 135 (43.41%) Risk Management
5 110 (35.37%) Java
6 104 (33.44%) SQL
7 102 (32.80%) Investment Banking
8 92 (29.58%) Derivative
9 91 (29.26%) Degree
10 88 (28.30%) Fixed Income
11 76 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
12 74 (23.79%) Equities
13 71 (22.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 61 (19.61%) C#
15 60 (19.29%) Analytics
16 58 (18.65%) User Acceptance Testing
17 48 (15.43%) Business Analysis
17 48 (15.43%) NoSQL
18 47 (15.11%) Front Office
18 47 (15.11%) C++
19 44 (14.15%) Python
20 41 (13.18%) Unix
21 40 (12.86%) MiFID
22 39 (12.54%) EMIR
23 38 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
24 36 (11.58%) Multithreading
25 35 (11.25%) FIX Protocol
25 35 (11.25%) Oracle
25 35 (11.25%) Project Management
26 34 (10.93%) Linux

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (3.86%) MQSeries
2 7 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.61%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.61%) Jetty
3 5 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.22%) S-PLUS
3 7 (2.25%) Mathematica
4 3 (0.96%) MS Office
5 2 (0.64%) MS Project
5 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.57%) Adaptiv
2 4 (1.29%) Endur
2 4 (1.29%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.96%) Summit
4 1 (0.32%) Kondor
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.43%) NoSQL
2 23 (7.40%) MongoDB
2 23 (7.40%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (5.79%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (3.86%) BigTable
4 12 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (3.54%) Big Data
6 10 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.93%) MySQL
10 5 (1.61%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.61%) Sybase IQ
11 4 (1.29%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.96%) Data Mart
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 26 (8.36%) Jenkins
1 26 (8.36%) JIRA
2 22 (7.07%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (0.96%) Maven
4 3 (0.96%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.64%) TestDirector
General
1 163 (52.41%) Finance
2 152 (48.87%) Banking
3 102 (32.80%) Investment Banking
4 47 (15.11%) Front Office
5 16 (5.14%) Back Office
6 14 (4.50%) Financial Institution
7 12 (3.86%) General Ledger
8 11 (3.54%) Corporate Banking
8 11 (3.54%) Legal
9 9 (2.89%) Advertising
10 8 (2.57%) Retail
11 6 (1.93%) Marketing
12 5 (1.61%) International Banking
13 3 (0.96%) Automotive
13 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 124 (39.87%) Analyst
2 113 (36.33%) Developer
3 90 (28.94%) Business Analyst
4 60 (19.29%) Risk Analyst
5 50 (16.08%) Java Developer
6 47 (15.11%) Risk Business Analyst
7 45 (14.47%) Banking Analyst
8 33 (10.61%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 30 (9.65%) Risk Manager
10 29 (9.32%) Senior Developer
11 26 (8.36%) Project Manager
12 25 (8.04%) Python Developer
13 20 (6.43%) Market Risk Analyst
14 19 (6.11%) Financial Analyst
14 19 (6.11%) Senior Java Developer
14 19 (6.11%) SQL Analyst
15 18 (5.79%) Investment Banking Java Developer
16 17 (5.47%) C# Developer
16 17 (5.47%) Finance Business Analyst
16 17 (5.47%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.25%) FIX Protocol
2 31 (9.97%) Spring
3 28 (9.00%) JMS
4 22 (7.07%) AngularJS
5 20 (6.43%) XML
6 18 (5.79%) WPF
7 15 (4.82%) Middleware
8 12 (3.86%) XML Schema
9 11 (3.54%) MDX
10 9 (2.89%) .NET
11 7 (2.25%) JDBC
11 7 (2.25%) NumPy
12 6 (1.93%) Apache Flex
12 6 (1.93%) Hibernate
13 5 (1.61%) Apache CXF
13 5 (1.61%) Guava
13 5 (1.61%) Guice
13 5 (1.61%) JPA
13 5 (1.61%) WCF
13 5 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 145 (46.62%) Credit Risk
2 92 (29.58%) Derivative
3 88 (28.30%) Fixed Income
4 74 (23.79%) Equities
5 71 (22.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 38 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (10.29%) Mathematics
8 25 (8.04%) Computer Science
8 25 (8.04%) Management Information System
9 22 (7.07%) Equity Derivative
10 20 (6.43%) Hedge funds
11 14 (4.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 11 (3.54%) Statistics
13 10 (3.22%) Grid Computing
14 8 (2.57%) Data Structures
15 7 (2.25%) Applied Mathematics
16 6 (1.93%) Credit Derivative
16 6 (1.93%) Fintech
16 6 (1.93%) Physics
17 5 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.18%) Unix
2 34 (10.93%) Linux
3 4 (1.29%) Windows
4 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (43.41%) Risk Management
2 76 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (19.29%) Analytics
4 58 (18.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 48 (15.43%) Business Analysis
6 36 (11.58%) Multithreading
7 35 (11.25%) Project Management
8 34 (10.93%) OO
8 34 (10.93%) Programme Management
9 31 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (9.97%) Stress Testing
10 29 (9.32%) SDLC
11 27 (8.68%) DevOps
12 25 (8.04%) Open Source
13 24 (7.72%) Algorithmic Trading
14 22 (7.07%) Concurrent Programming
14 22 (7.07%) SOA
15 20 (6.43%) PRINCE2
16 19 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (6.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 110 (35.37%) Java
2 104 (33.44%) SQL
3 61 (19.61%) C#
4 47 (15.11%) C++
5 44 (14.15%) Python
6 25 (8.04%) VBA
7 20 (6.43%) MATLAB
8 14 (4.50%) Perl
9 12 (3.86%) Ruby
9 12 (3.86%) Scala
9 12 (3.86%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.86%) XPath
10 10 (3.22%) R
11 8 (2.57%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.57%) Smalltalk
12 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.96%) VB
14 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 91 (29.26%) Degree
2 18 (5.79%) PMI Certification
2 18 (5.79%) PMP
3 12 (3.86%) PhD
4 2 (0.64%) ACCA
5 1 (0.32%) CFA
5 1 (0.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.86%) MiFID
2 39 (12.54%) EMIR
3 27 (8.68%) FATCA
4 19 (6.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 13 (4.18%) Basel III
6 6 (1.93%) CRD IV
7 5 (1.61%) QA
8 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.93%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) Control-M
2 2 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (11.25%) Oracle
2 22 (7.07%) Murex
3 19 (6.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.57%) SunGard
5 6 (1.93%) Calypso
5 6 (1.93%) SAP
6 5 (1.61%) Sybase
7 4 (1.29%) OpenLink
8 3 (0.96%) DataSynapse
8 3 (0.96%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (0.32%) Actimize
9 1 (0.32%) Algorithmics
9 1 (0.32%) Google
9 1 (0.32%) NICE Systems
9 1 (0.32%) Sophis
9 1 (0.32%) Splunk
9 1 (0.32%) TIBCO
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