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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 764 815 708
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -107
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 171 122 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.28% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 90 106 163
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £56,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -22.00%

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
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Risk
Top 10 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 11 February 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
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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 +47 142 £72,500 -3.33% 20
London +41 138 £72,500 -3.33% 19
City of London +60 32 £57,500 -25.80% 2
Scotland +21 26 £45,000 -28.00%
Glasgow -2 26 £45,000 -28.00%
South West -14 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 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.

1 236 (57.14%) Finance
2 193 (46.73%) Banking
3 178 (43.10%) Risk Management
4 171 (41.40%) Credit Risk
5 167 (40.44%) SQL
6 151 (36.56%) Java
7 116 (28.09%) Investment Banking
8 114 (27.60%) C#
9 113 (27.36%) Front Office
10 102 (24.70%) Degree
11 99 (23.97%) Derivative
12 88 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
12 88 (21.31%) C++
12 88 (21.31%) User Acceptance Testing
13 81 (19.61%) Fixed Income
14 78 (18.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 66 (15.98%) Business Analysis
16 61 (14.77%) Python
17 60 (14.53%) Multithreading
18 57 (13.80%) Stress Testing
18 57 (13.80%) .NET
19 56 (13.56%) Oracle
20 55 (13.32%) Project Management
21 54 (13.08%) OO
22 53 (12.83%) Equities
22 53 (12.83%) SDLC
23 52 (12.59%) Analytics
24 50 (12.11%) Unix
25 46 (11.14%) SQL Server
25 46 (11.14%) Analytical Skills

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 17 (4.12%) Apache Spark
2 12 (2.91%) GemFire
3 11 (2.66%) MQSeries
4 8 (1.94%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (1.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.21%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.73%) Jetty
7 2 (0.48%) IIS
7 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.45%) Mathematica
2 6 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) MS Project
3 1 (0.24%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.18%) Adaptiv
2 6 (1.45%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.48%) Summit
4 1 (0.24%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (11.14%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.44%) Relational Database
3 38 (9.20%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.33%) Big Data
4 22 (5.33%) Hadoop
5 20 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (2.91%) InterSystems Cache
7 12 (2.91%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.91%) OLAP
7 12 (2.91%) OLAP Cube
8 11 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (2.66%) BigTable
8 11 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.18%) Data Mart
10 8 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.69%) DB2
12 6 (1.45%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.45%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 17 (4.12%) JIRA
2 14 (3.39%) Maven
3 11 (2.66%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.66%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.66%) Subversion
3 11 (2.66%) TeamCity
4 4 (0.97%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (0.48%) SonarQube
General
1 236 (57.14%) Finance
2 193 (46.73%) Banking
3 116 (28.09%) Investment Banking
4 113 (27.36%) Front Office
5 39 (9.44%) Back Office
6 28 (6.78%) Financial Institution
7 18 (4.36%) Retail
8 15 (3.63%) General Ledger
8 15 (3.63%) International Banking
9 8 (1.94%) Advertising
9 8 (1.94%) Publishing
10 5 (1.21%) Marketing
11 4 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.73%) Legal
13 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (40.44%) Developer
2 136 (32.93%) Analyst
3 101 (24.46%) Business Analyst
4 66 (15.98%) Risk Analyst
5 60 (14.53%) Java Developer
6 53 (12.83%) Risk Business Analyst
7 49 (11.86%) Banking Analyst
8 46 (11.14%) Senior Developer
9 41 (9.93%) SQL Developer
10 36 (8.72%) C# Developer
10 36 (8.72%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 33 (7.99%) Risk Manager
12 31 (7.51%) Senior Java Developer
13 29 (7.02%) Python Developer
13 29 (7.02%) SQL Analyst
14 28 (6.78%) Financial Analyst
15 24 (5.81%) Banking Business Analyst
16 23 (5.57%) Market Risk Developer
17 22 (5.33%) Finance Business Analyst
17 22 (5.33%) Market Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (13.80%) .NET
2 32 (7.75%) Spring
3 30 (7.26%) XML
4 25 (6.05%) JMS
5 23 (5.57%) FIX Protocol
5 23 (5.57%) WPF
6 20 (4.84%) Middleware
7 15 (3.63%) ASP.NET
8 12 (2.91%) .NET Framework
8 12 (2.91%) MDX
8 12 (2.91%) Spring Batch
8 12 (2.91%) Spring XD
9 11 (2.66%) AngularJS
9 11 (2.66%) XML Schema
10 10 (2.42%) LINQ
10 10 (2.42%) Task Parallel Library
11 6 (1.45%) NumPy
12 5 (1.21%) Web Services
13 4 (0.97%) JDBC
13 4 (0.97%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 171 (41.40%) Credit Risk
2 99 (23.97%) Derivative
3 81 (19.61%) Fixed Income
4 78 (18.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 53 (12.83%) Equities
6 46 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (10.41%) Mathematics
8 35 (8.47%) Computer Science
9 30 (7.26%) Management Information System
10 22 (5.33%) Reference Data
11 18 (4.36%) Equity Derivative
11 18 (4.36%) Hedge funds
12 15 (3.63%) Online Banking
13 14 (3.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 13 (3.15%) Algorithms
15 12 (2.91%) Grid Computing
15 12 (2.91%) Physics
16 11 (2.66%) Statistics
17 10 (2.42%) Inversion of Control
18 6 (1.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 50 (12.11%) Unix
2 41 (9.93%) Linux
3 24 (5.81%) Windows
4 23 (5.57%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.42%) Solaris
6 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (43.10%) Risk Management
2 88 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (21.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 66 (15.98%) Business Analysis
4 60 (14.53%) Multithreading
5 57 (13.80%) Stress Testing
6 55 (13.32%) Project Management
7 54 (13.08%) OO
8 53 (12.83%) SDLC
9 52 (12.59%) Analytics
10 45 (10.90%) Migration
11 38 (9.20%) Programme Management
12 31 (7.51%) PRINCE2
13 30 (7.26%) Functional Testing
13 30 (7.26%) Non-Functional Testing
13 30 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (6.54%) Data Management
14 27 (6.54%) TDD
14 27 (6.54%) Unit Testing
15 23 (5.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 167 (40.44%) SQL
2 151 (36.56%) Java
3 114 (27.60%) C#
4 88 (21.31%) C++
5 61 (14.77%) Python
6 30 (7.26%) Perl
7 25 (6.05%) VBA
8 19 (4.60%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.87%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.66%) Korn
10 11 (2.66%) Ruby
10 11 (2.66%) Scala
10 11 (2.66%) XPath
11 10 (2.42%) VB
12 8 (1.94%) C
12 8 (1.94%) MATLAB
12 8 (1.94%) R
12 8 (1.94%) Smalltalk
13 7 (1.69%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (24.70%) Degree
2 30 (7.26%) PMI Certification
2 30 (7.26%) PMP
3 5 (1.21%) ISEB
3 5 (1.21%) PhD
4 3 (0.73%) MBA
5 2 (0.48%) CBAP
5 2 (0.48%) CFA
5 2 (0.48%) IIBA
6 1 (0.24%) ACCA
6 1 (0.24%) CIMA
6 1 (0.24%) CISA
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.17%) MiFID
2 28 (6.78%) EMIR
3 23 (5.57%) FATCA
4 11 (2.66%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (2.18%) Basel III
5 9 (2.18%) QA
6 6 (1.45%) Data Quality
7 5 (1.21%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.48%) COREP
8 2 (0.48%) FINREP
System Software
1 10 (2.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 6 (1.45%) Cronacle
3 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (2.42%) Tivoli
2 8 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.73%) Control-M
Vendors
1 56 (13.56%) Oracle
2 24 (5.81%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.57%) Sybase
4 22 (5.33%) Murex
5 10 (2.42%) SunGard
6 8 (1.94%) Bloomberg
6 8 (1.94%) HP
6 8 (1.94%) SAP
7 6 (1.45%) Algorithmics
7 6 (1.45%) IBM
8 5 (1.21%) Solace
9 4 (0.97%) Calypso
9 4 (0.97%) Informatica
10 3 (0.73%) DataSynapse
11 2 (0.48%) NICE Systems
11 2 (0.48%) Wall Street Systems
12 1 (0.24%) Google
12 1 (0.24%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 1 (0.24%) Splunk
12 1 (0.24%) ZTE
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