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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank 748 648 684
Rank change year-on-year
-100 +36
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 150 253 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.59% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 130 172 168
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-33.20% +56.25%

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
42027 43003 44675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.27% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33970 33822 37441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -96 146 £75,000 +7.14% 36
London -66 134 £75,000 +7.14% 29
City of London -19 40 £72,500 +3.57% 10
South East +13 5 £33,500 -41.73% 6
South West 0 5 £70,000 +3.70%
Brighton - 5 £33,500 - 6
Cheltenham - 5 £70,000 -
East Sussex - 5 £33,500 - 6
Gloucestershire - 5 £70,000 -
Scotland -3 3 £62,500 -
Glasgow -4 3 £62,500 -
Birmingham -9 1 £50,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -9 1 £50,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire -25 1 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £50,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £50,000 -

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 250 (60.24%) Finance
2 230 (55.42%) Banking
3 154 (37.11%) Credit Risk
4 153 (36.87%) SQL
5 147 (35.42%) Investment Banking
6 117 (28.19%) Java
7 101 (24.34%) Risk Management
8 98 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
9 96 (23.13%) Front Office
10 85 (20.48%) Business Analysis
11 81 (19.52%) C#
12 80 (19.28%) C++
13 73 (17.59%) Degree
14 66 (15.90%) Derivative
14 66 (15.90%) SQL Server
15 61 (14.70%) Analytical Skills
16 55 (13.25%) .NET
17 51 (12.29%) Oracle
18 46 (11.08%) OO
19 42 (10.12%) VBA
20 39 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
21 38 (9.16%) Stress Testing
21 38 (9.16%) Windows
21 38 (9.16%) Computer Science
22 36 (8.67%) Financial Institution
23 34 (8.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 34 (8.19%) Mathematics
23 34 (8.19%) Fixed Income
24 33 (7.95%) Analytics
24 33 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (4.82%) WebLogic
2 17 (4.10%) Oracle Coherence
3 10 (2.41%) SAS
4 9 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.72%) JBoss
6 3 (0.72%) GemFire
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.65%) MS Office
3 7 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.72%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (3.13%) Adaptiv
2 11 (2.65%) Kondor+
3 7 (1.69%) Summit
4 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.20%) SAN
2 2 (0.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.90%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.51%) MongoDB
3 25 (6.02%) Hadoop
4 19 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (4.58%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.10%) Big Data
5 17 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (3.13%) HBase
7 12 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.17%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.17%) Redis
9 9 (2.17%) Data Mining
9 9 (2.17%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.45%) QlikView
12 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (4.82%) Subversion
2 19 (4.58%) JIRA
3 14 (3.37%) Maven
4 7 (1.69%) ClearCase
5 6 (1.45%) JUnit
6 5 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (1.20%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.96%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.96%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.72%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.24%) jMock
10 1 (0.24%) Hudson
General
1 250 (60.24%) Finance
2 230 (55.42%) Banking
3 147 (35.42%) Investment Banking
4 96 (23.13%) Front Office
5 36 (8.67%) Financial Institution
6 24 (5.78%) Back Office
7 18 (4.34%) Publishing
8 17 (4.10%) Legal
9 16 (3.86%) Retail
10 6 (1.45%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.48%) Automotive
12 2 (0.48%) Law
13 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Games
13 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 158 (38.07%) Developer
2 153 (36.87%) Analyst
3 98 (23.61%) Business Analyst
4 53 (12.77%) Java Developer
5 46 (11.08%) Market Risk Analyst
6 28 (6.75%) Senior Developer
7 27 (6.51%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 25 (6.02%) Support Analyst
9 24 (5.78%) SQL Developer
9 24 (5.78%) Risk Analyst
10 23 (5.54%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 22 (5.30%) Team Leader
12 21 (5.06%) C# Developer
13 19 (4.58%) Java Team Leader
14 18 (4.34%) Senior Java Developer
15 17 (4.10%) Banking Business Analyst
16 16 (3.86%) Report Analyst
16 16 (3.86%) Development Manager
17 15 (3.61%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 15 (3.61%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (13.25%) .NET
2 28 (6.75%) J2EE
3 23 (5.54%) ASP.NET
4 19 (4.58%) EJB
4 19 (4.58%) JMS
5 17 (4.10%) Middleware
5 17 (4.10%) WPF
6 14 (3.37%) Apache Camel
7 13 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (2.65%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (2.65%) Spring
8 11 (2.65%) HTML
9 10 (2.41%) HTML5
9 10 (2.41%) Kafka
10 9 (2.17%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.93%) WCF
11 8 (1.93%) XML
12 7 (1.69%) XBRL
13 5 (1.20%) J2SE
13 5 (1.20%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 154 (37.11%) Credit Risk
2 66 (15.90%) Derivative
3 61 (14.70%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (9.16%) Computer Science
5 34 (8.19%) Fixed Income
5 34 (8.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 34 (8.19%) Mathematics
6 28 (6.75%) Physics
6 28 (6.75%) Grid Computing
7 25 (6.02%) Equities
8 13 (3.13%) User Experience
9 12 (2.89%) Hedge funds
10 11 (2.65%) Reference Data
11 10 (2.41%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.93%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.93%) Credit Derivative
13 6 (1.45%) Economics
13 6 (1.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 6 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.16%) Windows
2 29 (6.99%) UNIX
3 17 (4.10%) Linux
4 4 (0.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (24.34%) Risk Management
2 98 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (20.48%) Business Analysis
4 46 (11.08%) OO
5 39 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
6 38 (9.16%) Stress Testing
7 33 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (7.95%) Analytics
8 27 (6.51%) Monte Carlo Method
9 25 (6.02%) Data Modelling
10 24 (5.78%) TDD
11 23 (5.54%) Validation
11 23 (5.54%) Greeks
12 21 (5.06%) Data Analysis
13 19 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (4.58%) Project Management
14 17 (4.10%) Multithreading
14 17 (4.10%) Low Latency
14 17 (4.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 16 (3.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 153 (36.87%) SQL
2 117 (28.19%) Java
3 81 (19.52%) C#
4 80 (19.28%) C++
5 42 (10.12%) VBA
6 24 (5.78%) Python
7 16 (3.86%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.93%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.69%) C
10 5 (1.20%) Groovy
11 3 (0.72%) Clojure
11 3 (0.72%) Scala
11 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.72%) Perl
11 3 (0.72%) Delphi
12 2 (0.48%) VB
12 2 (0.48%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.48%) XAML
12 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 73 (17.59%) Degree
2 4 (0.96%) PhD
3 3 (0.72%) ISEB
3 3 (0.72%) ACCA
4 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.48%) PMP
4 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.24%) CBAP
5 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.24%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.75%) Basel III
1 28 (6.75%) CRD IV
2 21 (5.06%) QA
3 17 (4.10%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (3.37%) COREP
4 14 (3.37%) SLA
5 13 (3.13%) FINREP
6 12 (2.89%) EMIR
7 8 (1.93%) FATCA
8 7 (1.69%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.96%) MiFID
10 3 (0.72%) Basel II
11 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.24%) IAS 39
12 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (2.17%) HDFS
2 6 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.24%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 9 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.72%) Control-M
3 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (12.29%) Oracle
2 21 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.13%) SunGard
4 10 (2.41%) Murex
5 9 (2.17%) Sybase
6 8 (1.93%) Bloomberg
7 7 (1.69%) BEA
7 7 (1.69%) Reuters
8 6 (1.45%) Algorithmics
8 6 (1.45%) Calypso
9 5 (1.20%) Citrix
9 5 (1.20%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.72%) Perforce
10 3 (0.72%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.72%) DataSynapse
11 2 (0.48%) Remedy
11 2 (0.48%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.48%) IBM
12 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.24%) Mantas
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