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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank 642 539 554
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +15
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 269 348 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.85% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 223 253 312
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +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
43065 40944 45107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.69% 38.94% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33681 33257 37930
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Risk
Top 19 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 18 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
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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 -103 249 £70,000 -6.66% 39
London -89 243 £72,500 -3.33% 34
City of London -27 74 £65,000 -14.75% 17
Glasgow -10 19 £60,000 -4.00%
Scotland -15 19 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Birmingham - 3 £48,750 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £48,750 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
South East - 2 £35,000 -
Canary Wharf +10 1 £60,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £77,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £50,000 - 1
North East - 1 £50,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £50,000 - 1
County Londonderry - 1 £77,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £50,000 - 1

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 391 (65.71%) Finance
2 339 (56.97%) Banking
3 232 (38.99%) Investment Banking
4 221 (37.14%) Risk Management
5 192 (32.27%) Credit Risk
6 182 (30.59%) Java
7 175 (29.41%) SQL
8 159 (26.72%) Degree
9 142 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
10 138 (23.19%) C#
11 130 (21.85%) C++
12 118 (19.83%) Business Analysis
13 115 (19.33%) Derivative
14 111 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
15 107 (17.98%) Front Office
16 106 (17.82%) Financial Institution
17 92 (15.46%) Mathematics
18 91 (15.29%) .NET
19 86 (14.45%) Computer Science
20 84 (14.12%) SQL Server
21 76 (12.77%) Grid Computing
22 75 (12.61%) Fixed Income
23 70 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 69 (11.60%) Oracle
24 69 (11.60%) Physics
25 65 (10.92%) OO
26 64 (10.76%) VBA
27 53 (8.91%) Equities
28 50 (8.40%) Investment Management
29 49 (8.24%) Stress Testing

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (6.22%) WebLogic
2 35 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
3 11 (1.85%) SAS
4 7 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.01%) GemFire
6 5 (0.84%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.17%) IIS
8 1 (0.17%) Apache
8 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.18%) MS Office
3 10 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.84%) MS Project
6 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (4.20%) Kondor+
2 14 (2.35%) Summit
3 13 (2.18%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.17%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.34%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.18%) FTP
3 4 (0.67%) SAN
4 2 (0.34%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 25 (4.20%) Hadoop
5 24 (4.03%) MongoDB
6 22 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (2.35%) Big Data
10 12 (2.02%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 11 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.68%) HBase
13 9 (1.51%) NoSQL
13 9 (1.51%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.34%) OLAP
15 7 (1.18%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.18%) Redis
16 6 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (4.37%) Maven
2 17 (2.86%) Subversion
2 17 (2.86%) JIRA
3 12 (2.02%) JUnit
4 9 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (1.18%) ClearCase
6 5 (0.84%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.50%) ERwin
8 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.34%) Hudson
9 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.17%) Toad
10 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.17%) jMock
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 391 (65.71%) Finance
2 339 (56.97%) Banking
3 232 (38.99%) Investment Banking
4 107 (17.98%) Front Office
5 106 (17.82%) Financial Institution
6 45 (7.56%) Back Office
7 19 (3.19%) Retail
8 18 (3.03%) Legal
9 16 (2.69%) Publishing
10 11 (1.85%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.67%) French Language
12 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.34%) Automotive
12 2 (0.34%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Games
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 283 (47.56%) Developer
2 165 (27.73%) Analyst
3 115 (19.33%) Business Analyst
4 103 (17.31%) Java Developer
5 51 (8.57%) Market Risk Analyst
5 51 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 41 (6.89%) C# Developer
7 38 (6.39%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 33 (5.55%) Junior
9 32 (5.38%) Junior Developer
10 30 (5.04%) C++ Developer
11 27 (4.54%) Senior Java Developer
11 27 (4.54%) Support Analyst
11 27 (4.54%) Market Risk Developer
12 25 (4.20%) Technical Business Analyst
13 24 (4.03%) Architect
13 24 (4.03%) Banking Business Analyst
14 22 (3.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
15 21 (3.53%) Development Manager
15 21 (3.53%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (15.29%) .NET
2 47 (7.90%) J2EE
3 34 (5.71%) JMS
4 33 (5.55%) EJB
5 25 (4.20%) .NET Framework
5 25 (4.20%) ASP.NET
5 25 (4.20%) Middleware
6 21 (3.53%) Spring
6 21 (3.53%) Java EE
6 21 (3.53%) WPF
7 15 (2.52%) STL
8 14 (2.35%) WCF
8 14 (2.35%) HTML
9 13 (2.18%) Apache Camel
9 13 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (2.18%) MDX
10 10 (1.68%) XML
11 9 (1.51%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (1.51%) HTML5
12 8 (1.34%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 192 (32.27%) Credit Risk
2 115 (19.33%) Derivative
3 111 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (15.46%) Mathematics
5 86 (14.45%) Computer Science
6 76 (12.77%) Grid Computing
7 75 (12.61%) Fixed Income
8 70 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 69 (11.60%) Physics
10 53 (8.91%) Equities
11 40 (6.72%) Reference Data
12 19 (3.19%) Chemistry
13 14 (2.35%) User Experience
14 13 (2.18%) Hedge funds
15 9 (1.51%) Economics
16 7 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
17 6 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
17 6 (1.01%) Open Source
18 5 (0.84%) Contract for Difference
18 5 (0.84%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.23%) Windows
2 32 (5.38%) UNIX
3 18 (3.03%) Linux
4 6 (1.01%) Windows Vista
4 6 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.01%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.01%) Windows XP
4 6 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (37.14%) Risk Management
2 142 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (19.83%) Business Analysis
4 65 (10.92%) OO
5 50 (8.40%) Investment Management
6 49 (8.24%) Stress Testing
7 47 (7.90%) Analytics
8 40 (6.72%) Software Engineering
9 38 (6.39%) Greeks
10 37 (6.22%) Monte Carlo Method
10 37 (6.22%) TDD
11 36 (6.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 35 (5.88%) Multithreading
13 34 (5.71%) Data Modelling
14 24 (4.03%) Project Management
14 24 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (3.87%) Mentoring
16 20 (3.36%) Migration
16 20 (3.36%) Programme Management
16 20 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 182 (30.59%) Java
2 175 (29.41%) SQL
3 138 (23.19%) C#
4 130 (21.85%) C++
5 64 (10.76%) VBA
6 42 (7.06%) Python
7 29 (4.87%) PL/SQL
8 18 (3.03%) C
9 15 (2.52%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.35%) Groovy
11 9 (1.51%) Ruby
12 6 (1.01%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.50%) Perl
14 3 (0.50%) Delphi
14 3 (0.50%) XAML
14 3 (0.50%) Clojure
15 2 (0.34%) Scala
16 1 (0.17%) NATURAL
16 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 159 (26.72%) Degree
2 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.18%) PMP
3 7 (1.18%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.18%) MCP
4 5 (0.84%) ISEB
5 4 (0.67%) PhD
6 3 (0.50%) IIBA
7 2 (0.34%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.17%) ACCA
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
8 1 (0.17%) CIMA
8 1 (0.17%) MBA
8 1 (0.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.37%) CRD IV
1 26 (4.37%) Dodd-Frank
1 26 (4.37%) QA
2 25 (4.20%) Basel III
3 20 (3.36%) EMIR
4 14 (2.35%) FATCA
5 13 (2.18%) Solvency II
6 11 (1.85%) SLA
7 7 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (1.01%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.67%) MiFID
10 3 (0.50%) Basel II
10 3 (0.50%) IAS 39
11 2 (0.34%) COREP
12 1 (0.17%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (1.18%) HDFS
2 6 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.01%) vSphere
3 5 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.84%) Control-M
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (11.60%) Oracle
2 34 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.70%) Murex
4 19 (3.19%) Calypso
5 18 (3.03%) Reuters
5 18 (3.03%) Bloomberg
6 14 (2.35%) Algorithmics
7 13 (2.18%) SunGard
7 13 (2.18%) BEA
8 9 (1.51%) Sybase
9 6 (1.01%) VMware
9 6 (1.01%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.67%) JBoss
10 4 (0.67%) Citrix
11 2 (0.34%) Perforce
11 2 (0.34%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.34%) Remedy
12 1 (0.17%) Informatica
12 1 (0.17%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.17%) IBM
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