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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank 626 546 543
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -3
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 288 349 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.98% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 239 249 336
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +47.05%

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
35784 35556 38992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.96% 33.12% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28106 28796 32879
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Risk
Top 13 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 2 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
(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
England -78 264 £72,500 -3.33% 47
London -51 261 £72,500 -3.33% 46
City of London -1 98 £65,000 -16.12% 22
Glasgow -3 23 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Scotland -9 23 £55,000 -12.00% 1
South East - 2 £35,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
Canary Wharf +6 1 £60,000 -
Birmingham 0 1 £47,500 -20.83%
West Midlands -2 1 £47,500 -20.83%
County Londonderry - 1 £77,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £77,500 -

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 399 (66.61%) Finance
2 344 (57.43%) Banking
3 231 (38.56%) Investment Banking
4 225 (37.56%) Risk Management
5 189 (31.55%) Credit Risk
6 184 (30.72%) Java
7 166 (27.71%) SQL
8 165 (27.55%) Degree
9 142 (23.71%) C#
10 134 (22.37%) C++
11 127 (21.20%) Derivative
12 115 (19.20%) Business Analysis
13 105 (17.53%) Financial Institution
14 103 (17.20%) Front Office
15 94 (15.69%) Mathematics
16 92 (15.36%) .NET
17 89 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
18 85 (14.19%) SQL Server
18 85 (14.19%) Computer Science
19 79 (13.19%) Fixed Income
20 78 (13.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 77 (12.85%) Grid Computing
22 72 (12.02%) Oracle
23 70 (11.69%) Physics
24 67 (11.19%) VBA
25 66 (11.02%) OO
26 59 (9.85%) Equities
27 51 (8.51%) J2EE
28 49 (8.18%) Investment Management
29 48 (8.01%) Stress Testing

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (6.18%) WebLogic
2 35 (5.84%) Oracle Coherence
3 12 (2.00%) SAS
4 7 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.00%) GemFire
6 5 (0.83%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.17%) IIS
8 1 (0.17%) Apache
8 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.00%) MS Office
3 10 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.17%) MS Project
4 7 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.33%) Stata
6 2 (0.33%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (4.67%) Kondor+
2 18 (3.01%) Summit
3 13 (2.17%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.17%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.34%) FTP
1 8 (1.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.33%) SAN
2 2 (0.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (14.19%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (5.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 25 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 25 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 22 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.67%) Big Data
8 11 (1.84%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (1.67%) HBase
10 9 (1.50%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.50%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.34%) OLAP
12 7 (1.17%) Redis
13 6 (1.00%) QlikView
14 4 (0.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (4.34%) Maven
2 16 (2.67%) JIRA
3 14 (2.34%) Subversion
4 12 (2.00%) JUnit
5 9 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.17%) ClearCase
7 5 (0.83%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.50%) ERwin
8 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.33%) Hudson
9 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.33%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.17%) jMock
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.17%) Toad
General
1 399 (66.61%) Finance
2 344 (57.43%) Banking
3 231 (38.56%) Investment Banking
4 105 (17.53%) Financial Institution
5 103 (17.20%) Front Office
6 46 (7.68%) Back Office
7 19 (3.17%) Retail
8 18 (3.01%) Legal
9 14 (2.34%) Publishing
10 12 (2.00%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.67%) French Language
12 2 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Automotive
12 2 (0.33%) Law
12 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
13 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 289 (48.25%) Developer
2 164 (27.38%) Analyst
3 117 (19.53%) Business Analyst
4 106 (17.70%) Java Developer
5 54 (9.02%) Market Risk Analyst
6 49 (8.18%) Senior Developer
6 49 (8.18%) C# Developer
7 42 (7.01%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 36 (6.01%) Junior
9 34 (5.68%) Junior Developer
10 30 (5.01%) C++ Developer
11 27 (4.51%) Market Risk Developer
12 26 (4.34%) Senior Java Developer
12 26 (4.34%) Banking Business Analyst
13 25 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
14 23 (3.84%) Architect
15 22 (3.67%) Support Analyst
15 22 (3.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 22 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
16 21 (3.51%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (15.36%) .NET
2 51 (8.51%) J2EE
3 36 (6.01%) JMS
4 33 (5.51%) EJB
5 24 (4.01%) ASP.NET
5 24 (4.01%) .NET Framework
6 23 (3.84%) Java EE
7 22 (3.67%) WPF
7 22 (3.67%) Middleware
8 21 (3.51%) Spring
9 18 (3.01%) HTML
10 15 (2.50%) STL
11 14 (2.34%) WCF
12 13 (2.17%) Apache Camel
13 12 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (2.00%) MDX
14 11 (1.84%) HTML5
15 10 (1.67%) XML
16 9 (1.50%) ActiveMQ
17 8 (1.34%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 189 (31.55%) Credit Risk
2 127 (21.20%) Derivative
3 94 (15.69%) Mathematics
4 85 (14.19%) Computer Science
5 79 (13.19%) Fixed Income
6 78 (13.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 77 (12.85%) Grid Computing
8 70 (11.69%) Physics
9 59 (9.85%) Equities
10 41 (6.84%) Reference Data
11 19 (3.17%) Chemistry
12 14 (2.34%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
14 9 (1.50%) Economics
15 8 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
16 7 (1.17%) Management Information System
17 6 (1.00%) Open Source
18 5 (0.83%) Statistics
18 5 (0.83%) Contract for Difference
19 4 (0.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.18%) Windows
2 34 (5.68%) UNIX
3 19 (3.17%) Linux
4 6 (1.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (37.56%) Risk Management
2 115 (19.20%) Business Analysis
3 89 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (11.02%) OO
5 49 (8.18%) Investment Management
6 48 (8.01%) Stress Testing
7 45 (7.51%) Analytics
8 40 (6.68%) Software Engineering
9 39 (6.51%) Greeks
10 37 (6.18%) Monte Carlo Method
10 37 (6.18%) Multithreading
10 37 (6.18%) TDD
11 32 (5.34%) Data Modelling
12 30 (5.01%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (4.01%) Migration
14 24 (4.01%) Project Management
14 24 (4.01%) Mentoring
15 22 (3.67%) OOP
16 21 (3.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 184 (30.72%) Java
2 166 (27.71%) SQL
3 142 (23.71%) C#
4 134 (22.37%) C++
5 67 (11.19%) VBA
6 45 (7.51%) Python
7 30 (5.01%) PL/SQL
8 20 (3.34%) C
9 15 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.34%) Groovy
11 9 (1.50%) Ruby
12 4 (0.67%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.67%) Perl
13 3 (0.50%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.50%) VB
13 3 (0.50%) XAML
13 3 (0.50%) Scala
14 2 (0.33%) Clojure
14 2 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 165 (27.55%) Degree
2 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (1.34%) PMP
2 8 (1.34%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.17%) MCP
4 5 (0.83%) ISEB
5 4 (0.67%) PhD
6 3 (0.50%) IIBA
7 2 (0.33%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
8 1 (0.17%) MBA
8 1 (0.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.18%) Basel III
2 28 (4.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 27 (4.51%) CRD IV
4 25 (4.17%) QA
5 20 (3.34%) EMIR
6 16 (2.67%) FATCA
7 15 (2.50%) Solvency II
8 10 (1.67%) SLA
9 8 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (1.00%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.67%) Basel II
12 3 (0.50%) IAS 39
12 3 (0.50%) MiFID
12 3 (0.50%) COREP
13 1 (0.17%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (1.17%) HDFS
2 6 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.00%) vSphere
3 3 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.00%) Control-M
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (12.02%) Oracle
2 36 (6.01%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.34%) Murex
4 24 (4.01%) Calypso
5 20 (3.34%) Reuters
5 20 (3.34%) Bloomberg
6 18 (3.01%) Algorithmics
7 13 (2.17%) BEA
8 12 (2.00%) SunGard
9 7 (1.17%) Sybase
10 6 (1.00%) Cognizant
10 6 (1.00%) VMware
11 4 (0.67%) JBoss
12 3 (0.50%) Greenplum
12 3 (0.50%) ParAccel
13 2 (0.33%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.33%) Wall Street Systems
13 2 (0.33%) OpenLink
13 2 (0.33%) Perforce
13 2 (0.33%) Fidessa
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus guaranteed, 30 days hol
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago