Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Credit Analyst was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Credit Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 316 364
Rank change year-on-year +4 +48 +87
Permanent jobs requiring a Credit Analyst 22 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.13% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 10
City of London median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +60.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £54,875 £60,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £120,000 £66,000
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +60.00% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,170 10,105 13,469
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 96.62% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9,073 9,228 11,927
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Credit Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Credit Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Credit Analyst in the City of London

Credit Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Credit Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Credit Analyst in the City of London

Credit Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Credit Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Credit Analyst in the City of London

Credit Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, Credit Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Credit Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 16 (72.73%) Front Office
2 16 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 16 (72.73%) Fintech
3 14 (63.64%) R
3 14 (63.64%) Coaching
3 14 (63.64%) Risk Management
3 14 (63.64%) MATLAB
3 14 (63.64%) Banking
4 13 (59.09%) Validation
4 13 (59.09%) Equities
4 13 (59.09%) Project Management
4 13 (59.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (59.09%) Middleware
4 13 (59.09%) C#
4 13 (59.09%) C++
4 13 (59.09%) Java
4 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
4 13 (59.09%) Presales
4 13 (59.09%) Hedge funds
4 13 (59.09%) Process Improvement
4 13 (59.09%) Financial Modelling
4 13 (59.09%) Investment Banking
4 13 (59.09%) Creative Thinking
5 9 (40.91%) Credit Risk
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Analytics

Credit Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Summit
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 16 (72.73%) Front Office
3 14 (63.64%) Banking
4 13 (59.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Fintech
2 13 (59.09%) Equities
2 13 (59.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (59.09%) Hedge funds
3 9 (40.91%) Credit Risk
4 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.55%) Derivative
6 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
6 1 (4.55%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 14 (63.64%) Coaching
2 14 (63.64%) Risk Management
3 13 (59.09%) Creative Thinking
3 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
3 13 (59.09%) Financial Modelling
3 13 (59.09%) Presales
3 13 (59.09%) Process Improvement
3 13 (59.09%) Project Management
3 13 (59.09%) Validation
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
6 2 (9.09%) Random Forest
6 2 (9.09%) Scorecard
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Scorecard Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) MATLAB
1 14 (63.64%) R
2 13 (59.09%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) C++
2 13 (59.09%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CFA
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) IFRS
1 1 (4.55%) IFRS 9