Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 93 91
Rank change year-on-year -53 -2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 203 375 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.99% 3.22% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 3.60% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 176 316 451
City of London median annual salary £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +3.85% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,313 £41,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £99,375 £103,750
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - -

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 9214 10414 15148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.12% 89.41% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8320 9490 13129
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Management 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 Risk Management.

1 120 (59.11%) Finance
2 58 (28.57%) Degree
3 57 (28.08%) Project Management
4 49 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (21.67%) Information Security
6 43 (21.18%) Java
7 42 (20.69%) Banking
8 39 (19.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 38 (18.72%) Front Office
10 35 (17.24%) C#
11 31 (15.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (14.78%) Mathematics
13 28 (13.79%) C++
14 26 (12.81%) Management Information System
15 25 (12.32%) Validation
16 24 (11.82%) CISSP
17 23 (11.33%) Windows
18 22 (10.84%) Investment Banking
19 21 (10.34%) Business Analysis
19 21 (10.34%) Microsoft
19 21 (10.34%) SDLC
20 20 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (9.85%) Cybersecurity
21 19 (9.36%) R
21 19 (9.36%) Market Risk
21 19 (9.36%) Python
21 19 (9.36%) SQL
21 19 (9.36%) Algorithms
22 18 (8.87%) MATLAB
22 18 (8.87%) Multithreading

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 4 (1.97%) ArcGIS
1 4 (1.97%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.99%) Confluence
3 2 (0.99%) IIS
3 2 (0.99%) SAS
3 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (8.37%) MS Visio
2 12 (5.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) ReMetrica
2 1 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.49%) Kondor
2 1 (0.49%) Relativity
2 1 (0.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.94%) SaaS
2 7 (3.45%) IaaS
2 7 (3.45%) PaaS
3 3 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.99%) Office 365
5 1 (0.49%) GitHub
5 1 (0.49%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.93%) Firewall
2 7 (3.45%) WAN
3 6 (2.96%) LAN
4 4 (1.97%) VLAN
4 4 (1.97%) VoIP
4 4 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.48%) Internet
5 3 (1.48%) Network Security
5 3 (1.48%) SMS
5 3 (1.48%) VPN
6 2 (0.99%) Broadband
6 2 (0.99%) DMZ
6 2 (0.99%) IPsec
6 2 (0.99%) SSL
6 2 (0.99%) WebEx
7 1 (0.49%) DNS
7 1 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.46%) KDB
3 4 (1.97%) Big Data
3 4 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.97%) GIS
3 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.99%) DB2
5 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.49%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.49%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (4.93%) JIRA
2 7 (3.45%) JUnit
3 6 (2.96%) Mockito
4 4 (1.97%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.48%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.49%) AppScan
7 1 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.49%) ERwin
7 1 (0.49%) JSUnit
7 1 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.49%) Maven
7 1 (0.49%) Mocha
7 1 (0.49%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.49%) Selenium
7 1 (0.49%) Subversion
7 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.49%) Toad
7 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 120 (59.11%) Finance
2 42 (20.69%) Banking
3 38 (18.72%) Front Office
4 22 (10.84%) Investment Banking
5 14 (6.90%) Advertising
6 9 (4.43%) Retail
7 7 (3.45%) Marketing
8 6 (2.96%) Back Office
8 6 (2.96%) Law
8 6 (2.96%) Legal
9 4 (1.97%) French Language
10 3 (1.48%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.48%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.99%) Billing
11 2 (0.99%) Games
11 2 (0.99%) German Language
11 2 (0.99%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (29.56%) Analyst
2 39 (19.21%) Developer
3 21 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 20 (9.85%) Project Manager
5 19 (9.36%) Java Developer
6 18 (8.87%) Qualitative Analyst
6 18 (8.87%) Quantitative Analyst
7 15 (7.39%) IT Manager
7 15 (7.39%) Risk Manager
8 14 (6.90%) Security Manager
9 13 (6.40%) Senior Manager
10 11 (5.42%) Financial Analyst
10 11 (5.42%) Quantitative Developer
11 10 (4.93%) Security Analyst
12 9 (4.43%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 9 (4.43%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
12 9 (4.43%) Java Quantitative Developer
12 9 (4.43%) Senior Risk Manager
12 9 (4.43%) Service Analyst
13 8 (3.94%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.90%) .NET
2 10 (4.93%) J2EE
2 10 (4.93%) Middleware
3 7 (3.45%) HTML
4 6 (2.96%) CSS
5 5 (2.46%) HTML5
6 4 (1.97%) CSS3
6 4 (1.97%) React
7 3 (1.48%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.48%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.48%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (1.48%) Spring
7 3 (1.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.48%) XML
8 2 (0.99%) Django
8 2 (0.99%) JMS
8 2 (0.99%) jQuery
8 2 (0.99%) Sass
8 2 (0.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (12.81%) Management Information System
3 20 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (9.36%) Algorithms
4 19 (9.36%) Market Risk
5 16 (7.88%) Hedge funds
6 15 (7.39%) Computer Science
6 15 (7.39%) Data Centre
6 15 (7.39%) Equities
6 15 (7.39%) Fintech
7 13 (6.40%) Credit Risk
8 10 (4.93%) Derivative
9 7 (3.45%) Fixed Income
10 6 (2.96%) User Experience
11 5 (2.46%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.97%) PMI
12 4 (1.97%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.97%) Security Operations Centre
13 3 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (1.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.33%) Windows
2 17 (8.37%) Linux
3 14 (6.90%) Unix
4 3 (1.48%) Solaris
4 3 (1.48%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.49%) Android
5 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.08%) Project Management
2 49 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (21.67%) Information Security
4 31 (15.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (14.78%) Mathematics
6 25 (12.32%) Validation
7 21 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 21 (10.34%) SDLC
8 20 (9.85%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (8.87%) Analytics
9 18 (8.87%) Financial Modelling
9 18 (8.87%) Multithreading
10 16 (7.88%) Physics
10 16 (7.88%) Presales
11 14 (6.90%) Algorithmic Trading
11 14 (6.90%) Data Management
12 13 (6.40%) Low Latency
13 12 (5.91%) Data Protection
13 12 (5.91%) Electronic Trading
13 12 (5.91%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.18%) Java
2 35 (17.24%) C#
3 28 (13.79%) C++
4 19 (9.36%) Python
4 19 (9.36%) R
4 19 (9.36%) SQL
5 18 (8.87%) MATLAB
6 17 (8.37%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.45%) Ruby
8 6 (2.96%) VBA
9 3 (1.48%) Scala
10 2 (0.99%) C
10 2 (0.99%) ES6
10 2 (0.99%) Perl
10 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.99%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.49%) PHP
11 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (28.57%) Degree
2 24 (11.82%) CISSP
3 16 (7.88%) CISM
4 12 (5.91%) CISA
5 9 (4.43%) Master's Degree
6 8 (3.94%) CRISC
7 7 (3.45%) PhD
8 5 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (2.46%) ISEB
8 5 (2.46%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.48%) PMP
10 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.99%) ACCA
11 2 (0.99%) GIAC
11 2 (0.99%) IISP
11 2 (0.99%) ISACA
12 1 (0.49%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.49%) GXPN
12 1 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.40%) COBIT
2 13 (6.40%) MiFID
3 12 (5.91%) GDPR
3 12 (5.91%) PMO
4 10 (4.93%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (4.93%) PCI DSS
5 9 (4.43%) EMIR
6 7 (3.45%) SLA
7 4 (1.97%) QA
8 3 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (1.48%) P3O
9 2 (0.99%) Basel III
9 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.99%) FISMA
9 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.99%) SEPA
10 1 (0.49%) COSO
10 1 (0.49%) NEBOSH
10 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.48%) vSphere
3 1 (0.49%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.48%) Ansible
2 2 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.49%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.93%) Oracle
3 6 (2.96%) Cisco
3 6 (2.96%) IBM
3 6 (2.96%) Sybase
3 6 (2.96%) TIBCO
4 4 (1.97%) Apple
4 4 (1.97%) CheckPoint
4 4 (1.97%) Citrix
4 4 (1.97%) CyberArk
4 4 (1.97%) ESRI
4 4 (1.97%) Palo Alto
5 3 (1.48%) Canon
5 3 (1.48%) HP
5 3 (1.48%) MobileIron
5 3 (1.48%) VMware
6 2 (0.99%) BMC
6 2 (0.99%) Murex
6 2 (0.99%) Reuters
6 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com