Period
to 12 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 6 months to 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 119 103 117
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 -21
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 120 184 256
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.32% 2.88% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 3.06% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 96 161 200
10th Percentile £51,765 £46,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £61,625 £55,000 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +11.11%
75th Percentile £103,125 £91,250 £92,500
90th Percentile £125,000 £108,750 £111,250
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%

Risk Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,917 6,018 9,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.22% 94.21% 93.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4,376 5,272 8,355
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the City of London

Risk Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London.

Salary trend for Risk Management in the City of London

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, IT jobs citing Risk Management 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 Risk Management.

1 75 (62.50%) Finance
2 40 (33.33%) Banking
3 36 (30.00%) Social Skills
4 33 (27.50%) Management Information System
5 29 (24.17%) C#
5 29 (24.17%) SQL
6 27 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (21.67%) SDLC
8 24 (20.00%) Azure
9 22 (18.33%) Equities
9 22 (18.33%) Investment Banking
9 22 (18.33%) Degree
10 21 (17.50%) Information Security
10 21 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (17.50%) .NET
10 21 (17.50%) Python
11 20 (16.67%) Java
11 20 (16.67%) Front Office
11 20 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (15.00%) Advertising
12 18 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (15.00%) DevOps
13 17 (14.17%) Market Risk
14 16 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (13.33%) OO
14 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 16 (13.33%) CISSP
15 15 (12.50%) JIRA
15 15 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (12.50%) Cybersecurity

Risk Management
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 9 (7.50%) IIS
2 2 (1.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.83%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.83%) SAS
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.67%) FINCAD Analytics
2 2 (1.67%) Relativity
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.00%) Azure
2 10 (8.33%) AWS
3 5 (4.17%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.50%) GCP
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.67%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.67%) SaaS
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.83%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (0.83%) Datadog
6 1 (0.83%) Matillion
6 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) FTP
2 6 (5.00%) VPN
3 4 (3.33%) AMQP
4 3 (2.50%) BGP
4 3 (2.50%) DHCP
4 3 (2.50%) DNS
4 3 (2.50%) Firewall
4 3 (2.50%) MPLS
5 2 (1.67%) LAN
5 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.67%) WAN
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.83%) IGMP
6 1 (0.83%) Internet
6 1 (0.83%) Intranet
6 1 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.83%) OSPF
6 1 (0.83%) SAN
6 1 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.17%) Power BI
5 4 (3.33%) Big Data
5 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.33%) Tableau
6 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.83%) OLAP
7 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) JIRA
2 10 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.33%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.67%) NUnit
6 2 (1.67%) Subversion
6 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.67%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket Server
7 1 (0.83%) Maven
7 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 75 (62.50%) Finance
2 40 (33.33%) Banking
3 36 (30.00%) Social Skills
4 22 (18.33%) Investment Banking
5 20 (16.67%) Front Office
6 18 (15.00%) Advertising
7 16 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (5.83%) Law
9 6 (5.00%) Financial Institution
9 6 (5.00%) Legal
9 6 (5.00%) Organisational Skills
10 4 (3.33%) Back Office
10 4 (3.33%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (2.50%) Marketing
11 3 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (1.67%) Local Government
12 2 (1.67%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.83%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.83%) Retail
13 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (35.83%) Developer
2 23 (19.17%) Analyst
3 21 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 15 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.50%) IT Manager
5 9 (7.50%) React Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Senior SQL Developer
5 9 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) Quantitative Developer
7 7 (5.83%) C# Quant Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (5.83%) HTML Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (5.83%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) UI Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Security Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.50%) .NET
2 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET
3 11 (9.17%) JSON
4 9 (7.50%) HTML
4 9 (7.50%) HTML5
5 7 (5.83%) Ext JS
5 7 (5.83%) Web Services
6 6 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.33%) RESTful
7 4 (3.33%) XML
8 3 (2.50%) Kafka
8 3 (2.50%) React
8 3 (2.50%) REST
9 2 (1.67%) .NET Core
9 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.67%) LINQ
9 2 (1.67%) Ninject
9 2 (1.67%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (1.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.50%) Management Information System
2 22 (18.33%) Equities
3 18 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (14.17%) Market Risk
5 8 (6.67%) Exotic Derivative
5 8 (6.67%) Reference Data
6 7 (5.83%) Derivative
7 6 (5.00%) Credit Risk
7 6 (5.00%) Hedge funds
8 5 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (3.33%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.50%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (1.67%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.67%) PMI
11 2 (1.67%) Reinsurance
11 2 (1.67%) SCADA
11 2 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Windows
2 6 (5.00%) Linux
3 3 (2.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.67%) SDLC
3 21 (17.50%) Information Security
3 21 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (15.00%) DevOps
6 16 (13.33%) OO
7 15 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (11.67%) ITIL
8 14 (11.67%) MVC
9 13 (10.83%) Project Management
10 12 (10.00%) Analytics
10 12 (10.00%) SOLID
11 11 (9.17%) Asset Management
11 11 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (9.17%) Change Management
11 11 (9.17%) Validation
12 10 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.17%) C#
1 29 (24.17%) SQL
2 21 (17.50%) Python
3 20 (16.67%) Java
4 10 (8.33%) VBA
5 9 (7.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.67%) C++
6 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) F#
7 1 (0.83%) Go
7 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.83%) PHP
7 1 (0.83%) Scala
7 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (18.33%) Degree
2 16 (13.33%) CISSP
3 14 (11.67%) CISA
4 12 (10.00%) CISM
5 8 (6.67%) Master's Degree
5 8 (6.67%) PhD
6 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.50%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (1.67%) CCNP
8 2 (1.67%) CEH
8 2 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.83%) CCIE
9 1 (0.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.83%) CCSA
9 1 (0.83%) CCSE
9 1 (0.83%) CHFI
9 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.50%) GDPR
2 9 (7.50%) MiFID
3 8 (6.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (6.67%) EMIR
3 8 (6.67%) NIST
4 5 (4.17%) COBIT
5 4 (3.33%) QA
6 3 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.83%) Basel III
8 1 (0.83%) GRC
8 1 (0.83%) NCSC
8 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.83%) PMO
8 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.67%) SCCM
2 2 (1.67%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) Ansible
3 1 (0.83%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.00%) Fidessa
3 3 (2.50%) Bloomberg
3 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.50%) Concur
3 3 (2.50%) Sage
3 3 (2.50%) Sun
4 2 (1.67%) Cisco
4 2 (1.67%) CrowdStrike
4 2 (1.67%) Google
4 2 (1.67%) Palo Alto
4 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.83%) Carbon Black
5 1 (0.83%) Citrix
5 1 (0.83%) ForeScout
5 1 (0.83%) Infoblox
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle
5 1 (0.83%) Pega
5 1 (0.83%) Symantec