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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 774 636 653
Rank change year-on-year
-138 +17
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 109 286 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.61% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 90 237 171
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% -

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 2015. 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 -97 109 £70,000 +12.00% 36
London -79 108 £70,000 +7.69% 35
City of London -8 37 £65,000 +13.04% 10
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 142 (58.44%) Finance
2 121 (49.79%) Banking
3 116 (47.74%) Credit Risk
4 101 (41.56%) SQL
5 82 (33.74%) Investment Banking
6 66 (27.16%) Risk Management
7 57 (23.46%) Front Office
8 46 (18.93%) Analytics
9 45 (18.52%) Derivative
10 44 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (16.87%) CRD IV
12 40 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (14.40%) .NET
13 35 (14.40%) Business Analysis
14 34 (13.99%) C#
15 33 (13.58%) Java
15 33 (13.58%) Fixed Income
15 33 (13.58%) Programme Management
16 30 (12.35%) Microsoft
16 30 (12.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 29 (11.93%) MS Excel
17 29 (11.93%) Legal
17 29 (11.93%) User Acceptance Testing
18 27 (11.11%) QlikView
18 27 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (10.29%) Back Office
19 25 (10.29%) Data Modelling
19 25 (10.29%) Business Objects
19 25 (10.29%) Data Analysis
20 24 (9.88%) QA

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.58%) Confluence
3 4 (1.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 29 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.29%) Mathematica
4 4 (1.65%) MS Office
5 3 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Kondor+
2 1 (0.41%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.11%) QlikView
2 19 (7.82%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.58%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (4.12%) Hadoop
5 9 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.88%) MS Access
7 7 (2.88%) Big Data
8 5 (2.06%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (2.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (2.06%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.06%) Impala
8 5 (2.06%) HBase
8 5 (2.06%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (3.70%) TeamCity
1 9 (3.70%) JIRA
2 5 (2.06%) Subversion
3 4 (1.65%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (1.65%) Maven
4 2 (0.82%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.82%) NuGet
4 2 (0.82%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.41%) ERwin
5 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
General
1 142 (58.44%) Finance
2 121 (49.79%) Banking
3 82 (33.74%) Investment Banking
4 57 (23.46%) Front Office
5 29 (11.93%) Legal
6 25 (10.29%) Back Office
7 23 (9.47%) Retail
8 17 (7.00%) Retail Banking
9 13 (5.35%) Financial Institution
10 9 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (2.47%) Publishing
12 2 (0.82%) Games
13 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.41%) Advertising
13 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 86 (35.39%) Developer
2 83 (34.16%) Analyst
3 44 (18.11%) Business Analyst
4 27 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
5 26 (10.70%) Consultant
6 18 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 18 (7.41%) IT Business Analyst
7 16 (6.58%) Risk Consultant
7 16 (6.58%) Report Analyst
7 16 (6.58%) Market Risk Analyst
8 12 (4.94%) Programme Manager
8 12 (4.94%) SQL Developer
9 11 (4.53%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (4.53%) Data Analyst
10 10 (4.12%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 10 (4.12%) Market Analyst
10 10 (4.12%) VBA Developer
11 9 (3.70%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
11 9 (3.70%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.70%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.40%) .NET
2 11 (4.53%) MDX
3 9 (3.70%) NumPy
4 8 (3.29%) WPF
5 7 (2.88%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.65%) Cascading
7 2 (0.82%) CSS
7 2 (0.82%) J2EE
8 1 (0.41%) Java EE
8 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.41%) WCF
8 1 (0.41%) WinForms
8 1 (0.41%) Middleware
8 1 (0.41%) HTML
8 1 (0.41%) Pandas
8 1 (0.41%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 116 (47.74%) Credit Risk
2 45 (18.52%) Derivative
3 40 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (13.58%) Fixed Income
5 30 (12.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (8.23%) Equities
7 16 (6.58%) Hedge funds
7 16 (6.58%) Wiki
8 12 (4.94%) Computer Science
9 10 (4.12%) Mathematics
9 10 (4.12%) Reference Data
10 8 (3.29%) Grid Computing
10 8 (3.29%) Physics
11 6 (2.47%) Management Information System
12 5 (2.06%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (1.65%) Data Integration
14 3 (1.23%) Economics
14 3 (1.23%) Exotic Derivative
14 3 (1.23%) Statistics
14 3 (1.23%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.58%) Windows
2 8 (3.29%) Linux
3 2 (0.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.16%) Risk Management
2 46 (18.93%) Analytics
3 44 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (14.40%) Business Analysis
5 33 (13.58%) Programme Management
6 29 (11.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (10.29%) Data Modelling
8 25 (10.29%) Data Analysis
9 19 (7.82%) PRINCE2
10 17 (7.00%) Technical Architecture
10 17 (7.00%) Project Management
10 17 (7.00%) Customer Analytics
11 16 (6.58%) User Stories
12 15 (6.17%) Stress Testing
13 14 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (4.94%) Multithreading
15 11 (4.53%) Risk Analytics
16 10 (4.12%) Functional Programming
16 10 (4.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 101 (41.56%) SQL
2 34 (13.99%) C#
3 33 (13.58%) Java
4 22 (9.05%) VBA
4 22 (9.05%) C++
5 11 (4.53%) MATLAB
6 10 (4.12%) Scala
7 8 (3.29%) R
7 8 (3.29%) Python
8 6 (2.47%) C
9 4 (1.65%) Perl
9 4 (1.65%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.41%) Degree
2 17 (7.00%) PMP
2 17 (7.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.23%) ACCA
3 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (16.87%) CRD IV
2 24 (9.88%) QA
3 22 (9.05%) Basel III
4 20 (8.23%) Basel II
5 17 (7.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (2.88%) COREP
6 7 (2.88%) FINREP
7 4 (1.65%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (1.23%) MiFID
8 3 (1.23%) EMIR
9 1 (0.41%) SLA
9 1 (0.41%) FATCA
9 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.06%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (6.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.29%) Business Objects
3 12 (4.94%) Sybase
4 8 (3.29%) Oracle
5 2 (0.82%) Murex
6 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.41%) Perforce
6 1 (0.41%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.41%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.41%) Algorithmics
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