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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Market Risk
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 240 294
Rank change year-on-year +29 +54  
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 21 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.91% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 19
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £98,000 £86,500
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 - £55,000

Market Risk is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2418 3188 4458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.16% 44.65% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2233 2778 3682
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Market Risk
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Market Risk as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Market Risk in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Market Risk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Market Risk.

1 48 (82.76%) Finance
2 38 (65.52%) Risk Management
3 32 (55.17%) Credit Risk
4 29 (50.00%) Banking
5 28 (48.28%) C++
6 23 (39.66%) Mathematics
7 20 (34.48%) Physics
8 19 (32.76%) Java
9 17 (29.31%) C#
9 17 (29.31%) Front Office
10 16 (27.59%) Advertising
11 15 (25.86%) Investment Banking
12 14 (24.14%) SQL
13 13 (22.41%) Quantitative Finance
14 12 (20.69%) Derivative
15 11 (18.97%) Stochastic Modelling
15 11 (18.97%) R
15 11 (18.97%) Subversion
15 11 (18.97%) Validation
15 11 (18.97%) OOP
15 11 (18.97%) OO
15 11 (18.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (18.97%) MATLAB
16 10 (17.24%) Credit Risk Management
16 10 (17.24%) SDLC
16 10 (17.24%) Dodd-Frank
16 10 (17.24%) Stochastic Calculus
16 10 (17.24%) Financial Modelling
16 10 (17.24%) MiFID
17 9 (15.52%) Degree

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:

Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (8.62%) Star Schema
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 48 (82.76%) Finance
2 29 (50.00%) Banking
3 17 (29.31%) Front Office
4 16 (27.59%) Advertising
5 15 (25.86%) Investment Banking
6 7 (12.07%) Financial Institution
7 3 (5.17%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Analyst
2 22 (37.93%) Developer
3 17 (29.31%) Java Developer
4 16 (27.59%) Business Analyst
5 13 (22.41%) Quantitative Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C# Quant Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C++ Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C++/C# Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C++/Java Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Java Quantitative Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Market Risk C++ Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Market Risk Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Market Risk Java Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Qualitative Analyst
6 11 (18.97%) Quantitative Analyst
7 10 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (13.79%) Risk Analyst
8 8 (13.79%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
1 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (55.17%) Credit Risk
2 12 (20.69%) Derivative
3 11 (18.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Equities
5 1 (1.72%) Fintech
5 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.72%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Risk Management
2 23 (39.66%) Mathematics
3 20 (34.48%) Physics
4 13 (22.41%) Quantitative Finance
5 11 (18.97%) OO
5 11 (18.97%) OOP
5 11 (18.97%) Stochastic Modelling
5 11 (18.97%) Validation
6 10 (17.24%) Credit Risk Management
6 10 (17.24%) Financial Modelling
6 10 (17.24%) SDLC
6 10 (17.24%) Stochastic Calculus
7 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
7 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.07%) Business Process Analysis
9 5 (8.62%) Information Architecture
9 5 (8.62%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) C++
2 19 (32.76%) Java
3 17 (29.31%) C#
4 14 (24.14%) SQL
5 11 (18.97%) MATLAB
5 11 (18.97%) R
6 6 (10.34%) Python
6 6 (10.34%) Scala
7 4 (6.90%) VBA
8 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) Dodd-Frank
1 10 (17.24%) MiFID
2 9 (15.52%) EMIR
3 4 (6.90%) Basel II
4 1 (1.72%) Basel III
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Cognos
2 4 (6.90%) Bloomberg
2 4 (6.90%) Reuters
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
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