Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Market Risk over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Market Risk
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 272 299 249
Rank change year-on-year +27 -50 +57
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 58 32 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.31% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 0.67% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 56 29 70
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +30.43%
10th Percentile £50,000 £56,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £107,500 £110,000 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000

Market Risk is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,683 4,772 4,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.41% 45.59% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,160 4,251 4,467
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.87% +7.83% -
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £32,986
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Market Risk
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Market Risk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Market Risk in the City of London

Market Risk
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Market Risk in the City of London

Market Risk
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Market Risk in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Market Risk in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Market Risk also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Market Risk.

1 44 (75.86%) Finance
2 28 (48.28%) Credit Risk
3 27 (46.55%) Risk Management
4 24 (41.38%) C#
5 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (36.21%) C++
7 20 (34.48%) Python
7 20 (34.48%) Banking
8 19 (32.76%) Mathematics
8 19 (32.76%) SQL
9 18 (31.03%) Front Office
10 17 (29.31%) Degree
11 16 (27.59%) MiFID
11 16 (27.59%) Physics
11 16 (27.59%) Advertising
11 16 (27.59%) Java
11 16 (27.59%) Dodd-Frank
12 15 (25.86%) ETL
12 15 (25.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (24.14%) Financial Modelling
13 14 (24.14%) Big Data
14 13 (22.41%) R
14 13 (22.41%) Credit Risk Management
14 13 (22.41%) EMIR
14 13 (22.41%) Master's Degree
14 13 (22.41%) Stochastic Calculus
14 13 (22.41%) Data Analysis
14 13 (22.41%) Exotic Derivative
14 13 (22.41%) MATLAB
14 13 (22.41%) Validation

Market Risk
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 11 (18.97%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.17%) SAS
3 1 (1.72%) GemFire
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) Big Data
2 11 (18.97%) Hadoop
2 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
2 11 (18.97%) NoSQL
2 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.72%) OLAP
4 1 (1.72%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Maven
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) Moq
3 1 (1.72%) MSTest
3 1 (1.72%) NUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 44 (75.86%) Finance
2 20 (34.48%) Banking
3 18 (31.03%) Front Office
4 16 (27.59%) Advertising
5 5 (8.62%) International Banking
6 4 (6.90%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.45%) French Language
7 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.72%) German Language
8 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Qualitative Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Quantitative Analyst
4 11 (18.97%) Data Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Python Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Python Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Risk Manager
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.62%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Credit Risk Project Manager
9 4 (6.90%) IT Manager
9 4 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) NumPy
1 12 (20.69%) Pandas
2 11 (18.97%) SciPy
3 10 (17.24%) .NET
4 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
4 6 (10.34%) Spring
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.62%) jQuery
6 4 (6.90%) HTML
7 3 (5.17%) Web Services
7 3 (5.17%) XML
8 1 (1.72%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.72%) CSS
8 1 (1.72%) HTML5
8 1 (1.72%) REST
8 1 (1.72%) RESTful
8 1 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Credit Risk
2 15 (25.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (22.41%) Equities
3 13 (22.41%) Exotic Derivative
4 11 (18.97%) Algorithms
4 11 (18.97%) Data Structures
4 11 (18.97%) Spread Betting
5 6 (10.34%) Derivative
6 4 (6.90%) Fintech
7 3 (5.17%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (3.45%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.45%) PMI
9 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Unix
2 3 (5.17%) AIX
2 3 (5.17%) HPUX
2 3 (5.17%) Solaris
2 3 (5.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Risk Management
2 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.76%) Mathematics
4 16 (27.59%) Physics
5 15 (25.86%) ETL
6 14 (24.14%) Financial Modelling
7 13 (22.41%) Credit Risk Management
7 13 (22.41%) Data Analysis
7 13 (22.41%) Stochastic Calculus
7 13 (22.41%) Validation
8 12 (20.69%) Analytics
9 11 (18.97%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (13.79%) Scrum
11 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (10.34%) MVC
12 6 (10.34%) Web Development
13 5 (8.62%) Data Analytics
13 5 (8.62%) Data Extraction
13 5 (8.62%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) C#
2 21 (36.21%) C++
3 20 (34.48%) Python
4 19 (32.76%) SQL
5 16 (27.59%) Java
6 13 (22.41%) MATLAB
6 13 (22.41%) R
7 8 (13.79%) VB
8 7 (12.07%) Scala
9 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
10 5 (8.62%) VBA
11 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Degree
2 13 (22.41%) Master's Degree
2 13 (22.41%) PhD
3 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) Dodd-Frank
1 16 (27.59%) MiFID
2 13 (22.41%) EMIR
3 3 (5.17%) Data Quality
3 3 (5.17%) FINREP
4 1 (1.72%) IFRS
4 1 (1.72%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.72%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Cognos
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) Murex
4 1 (1.72%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.72%) Perforce
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase
4 1 (1.72%) Tableau