The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank 207 204 194
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.018% 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.080% 0.064% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +47.05%
Market Risk
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1243 1556 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.14% 28.56% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1339 1020
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Risk across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Market Risk
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Market Risk across the West Midlands region.

Market Risk Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Market Risk
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Birmingham +2 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Market Risk
England

Market Risk
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Economics
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Economics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle