The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank 613 559 506
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -53
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 307 330 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.93% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 250 234 384
Average salary £67,500 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,278
% change year-on-year
- +11.61%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36856 35579 38874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.53% 32.73% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29210 28831 32922
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -74 271 £70,000 -12.50% 39
London -56 267 £70,000 -12.50% 38
City of London -7 103 £70,000 -13.84% 19
Scotland +6 35 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Glasgow +3 35 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Birmingham +9 2 £58,500 -2.50%
West Midlands +4 2 £58,500 -2.50%
South East - 2 £35,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
Northern Ireland -4 1 £77,500 -
Canary Wharf -10 1 £60,000 -31.42%
County Londonderry - 1 £77,500 -

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 384 (65.87%) Finance
2 332 (56.95%) Banking
3 238 (40.82%) Risk Management
4 232 (39.79%) Investment Banking
5 184 (31.56%) Credit Risk
6 169 (28.99%) Java
7 167 (28.64%) SQL
7 167 (28.64%) Degree
8 133 (22.81%) C#
9 125 (21.44%) Derivative
10 124 (21.27%) C++
11 114 (19.55%) Business Analysis
12 104 (17.84%) Front Office
13 98 (16.81%) Financial Institution
14 93 (15.95%) Mathematics
15 91 (15.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 86 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
17 85 (14.58%) .NET
18 84 (14.41%) Fixed Income
19 83 (14.24%) Computer Science
20 82 (14.07%) SQL Server
21 78 (13.38%) Oracle
22 74 (12.69%) Grid Computing
23 68 (11.66%) VBA
24 66 (11.32%) Equities
24 66 (11.32%) Physics
25 54 (9.26%) J2EE
26 52 (8.92%) Back Office
26 52 (8.92%) Investment Management
27 51 (8.75%) OO

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (5.66%) WebLogic
2 31 (5.32%) Oracle Coherence
3 9 (1.54%) SAS
4 7 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.03%) GemFire
6 5 (0.86%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.34%) CMS
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.23%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.20%) MS Project
5 5 (0.86%) MS Office
5 5 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.51%) Stata
6 3 (0.51%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 26 (4.46%) Kondor+
2 18 (3.09%) Summit
3 15 (2.57%) Adaptiv
4 2 (0.34%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.17%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.57%) FTP
2 9 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.69%) SAN
4 2 (0.34%) Intranet
4 2 (0.34%) HTTP
5 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (4.12%) Hadoop
5 22 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (3.60%) MongoDB
7 17 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (2.74%) Big Data
9 13 (2.23%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.89%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.72%) HBase
12 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (1.54%) OLAP
13 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.20%) Redis
14 7 (1.20%) QlikView
14 7 (1.20%) Relational Database
15 6 (1.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (3.95%) Maven
2 16 (2.74%) Subversion
3 12 (2.06%) JIRA
4 11 (1.89%) JUnit
5 9 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.51%) ERwin
7 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.34%) Hudson
7 2 (0.34%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.34%) Toad
7 2 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 384 (65.87%) Finance
2 332 (56.95%) Banking
3 232 (39.79%) Investment Banking
4 104 (17.84%) Front Office
5 98 (16.81%) Financial Institution
6 52 (8.92%) Back Office
7 21 (3.60%) Retail
8 18 (3.09%) Legal
9 17 (2.92%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.54%) Publishing
11 7 (1.20%) French Language
12 6 (1.03%) Advertising
13 5 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 273 (46.83%) Developer
2 162 (27.79%) Analyst
3 124 (21.27%) Business Analyst
4 103 (17.67%) Java Developer
5 67 (11.49%) Market Risk Analyst
6 57 (9.78%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 54 (9.26%) C# Developer
8 46 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 34 (5.83%) Junior
10 32 (5.49%) Junior Developer
11 30 (5.15%) Technical Business Analyst
12 27 (4.63%) C++ Developer
13 26 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
14 25 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (4.29%) Market Risk Developer
15 24 (4.12%) Technical Analyst
16 23 (3.95%) Banking Business Analyst
17 22 (3.77%) Credit Risk Analyst
18 21 (3.60%) Risk Analyst
19 20 (3.43%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (14.58%) .NET
2 54 (9.26%) J2EE
3 35 (6.00%) JMS
4 32 (5.49%) EJB
5 27 (4.63%) WPF
6 26 (4.46%) Java EE
7 22 (3.77%) .NET Framework
8 21 (3.60%) ASP.NET
9 20 (3.43%) Middleware
9 20 (3.43%) Spring
10 19 (3.26%) HTML
11 14 (2.40%) WCF
12 13 (2.23%) Apache Camel
13 12 (2.06%) STL
13 12 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (1.89%) HTML5
14 11 (1.89%) MDX
15 9 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
15 9 (1.54%) XML
16 8 (1.37%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 184 (31.56%) Credit Risk
2 125 (21.44%) Derivative
3 93 (15.95%) Mathematics
4 91 (15.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 84 (14.41%) Fixed Income
6 83 (14.24%) Computer Science
7 74 (12.69%) Grid Computing
8 66 (11.32%) Equities
8 66 (11.32%) Physics
9 38 (6.52%) Reference Data
10 19 (3.26%) Chemistry
11 15 (2.57%) Credit Derivative
12 14 (2.40%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.72%) Economics
14 9 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (1.37%) Management Information System
16 5 (0.86%) PMI
16 5 (0.86%) Statistics
16 5 (0.86%) Open Source
16 5 (0.86%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.00%) Windows
2 32 (5.49%) UNIX
3 19 (3.26%) Linux
4 6 (1.03%) Windows XP
4 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.03%) Windows Vista
4 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.03%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.03%) Solaris
5 4 (0.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (40.82%) Risk Management
2 114 (19.55%) Business Analysis
3 86 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (8.92%) Investment Management
5 51 (8.75%) OO
6 43 (7.38%) Stress Testing
7 42 (7.20%) Analytics
8 40 (6.86%) Software Engineering
9 38 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 38 (6.52%) Monte Carlo Method
10 36 (6.17%) Multithreading
10 36 (6.17%) Data Modelling
10 36 (6.17%) TDD
11 34 (5.83%) Greeks
12 33 (5.66%) UML
13 24 (4.12%) PRINCE2
14 23 (3.95%) Project Management
14 23 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (3.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 169 (28.99%) Java
2 167 (28.64%) SQL
3 133 (22.81%) C#
4 124 (21.27%) C++
5 68 (11.66%) VBA
6 42 (7.20%) Python
7 29 (4.97%) PL/SQL
8 19 (3.26%) C
9 14 (2.40%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.89%) Groovy
11 9 (1.54%) Ruby
12 8 (1.37%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.86%) Perl
14 4 (0.69%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.69%) VB
14 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.51%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.51%) XAML
15 3 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 167 (28.64%) Degree
2 16 (2.74%) PMI Certification
3 12 (2.06%) PMP
4 10 (1.72%) ISEB
5 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.20%) MCP
7 5 (0.86%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.86%) IIBA
8 3 (0.51%) PhD
9 2 (0.34%) CFA
10 1 (0.17%) CBAP
10 1 (0.17%) MCSE
10 1 (0.17%) ACCA
10 1 (0.17%) CIMA
10 1 (0.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.66%) Basel III
2 27 (4.63%) CRD IV
3 24 (4.12%) Dodd-Frank
4 23 (3.95%) QA
5 17 (2.92%) EMIR
6 15 (2.57%) SLA
7 14 (2.40%) Solvency II
8 13 (2.23%) FATCA
9 11 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (1.03%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.86%) COREP
12 4 (0.69%) Basel II
13 3 (0.51%) IAS 39
14 2 (0.34%) MiFID
15 1 (0.17%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (1.20%) HDFS
2 6 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.03%) vSphere
3 4 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.51%) Control-M
2 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (13.38%) Oracle
2 32 (5.49%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.63%) Murex
4 24 (4.12%) Calypso
5 18 (3.09%) Algorithmics
6 15 (2.57%) Reuters
6 15 (2.57%) Bloomberg
7 13 (2.23%) BEA
8 12 (2.06%) SunGard
8 12 (2.06%) Sybase
9 7 (1.20%) Cognizant
10 6 (1.03%) VMware
11 5 (0.86%) OpenLink
11 5 (0.86%) Wall Street Systems
12 4 (0.69%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.69%) JBoss
13 3 (0.51%) Fidessa
13 3 (0.51%) Greenplum
13 3 (0.51%) ParAccel
14 2 (0.34%) Infor
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £120000.00 - £150000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / Shares / Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45 - £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £62000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £120000.00 - £150000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago