Period
to 23 February 2018

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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 123 85
Rank change year-on-year +21 -38 +19
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 319 259 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.97% 2.48% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 2.77% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 298 216 435
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +13.82% -5.38%
10th Percentile £44,250 £41,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £103,750 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -7.69%

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 9,773 9,363 12,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.13% 89.56% 89.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8,699 8,518 11,116
City of London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the City of London

Risk Management
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge +7 3 £60,000 -20.00%
Moorgate - 1 £85,000 -
Risk Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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.

1 213 (66.77%) Finance
2 86 (26.96%) Information Security
3 75 (23.51%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (19.75%) Banking
5 60 (18.81%) Project Management
6 56 (17.55%) C#
7 55 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 53 (16.61%) Windows
9 51 (15.99%) Java
9 51 (15.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 51 (15.99%) Degree
10 49 (15.36%) CISSP
11 47 (14.73%) Front Office
11 47 (14.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 46 (14.42%) Python
13 42 (13.17%) C++
14 41 (12.85%) Cybersecurity
15 39 (12.23%) Mathematics
16 37 (11.60%) JavaScript
16 37 (11.60%) Fintech
17 36 (11.29%) Validation
18 35 (10.97%) Management Information System
19 34 (10.66%) Investment Banking
20 33 (10.34%) Hedge funds
20 33 (10.34%) Firewall
20 33 (10.34%) Presales
21 32 (10.03%) Business Analysis
22 31 (9.72%) SQL Server
22 31 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
23 30 (9.40%) CISM

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 10 (3.13%) Confluence
2 7 (2.19%) CMS
3 5 (1.57%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.57%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.57%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.25%) ArcGIS
5 3 (0.94%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.63%) SAS
6 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.31%) Apache
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.31%) IIS
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (5.33%) MS Visio
2 10 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) ReMetrica
2 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Kondor
2 1 (0.31%) Relativity
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.82%) SaaS
2 8 (2.51%) Office 365
3 5 (1.57%) IaaS
3 5 (1.57%) PaaS
4 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.63%) GitHub
6 2 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.31%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.34%) Firewall
2 5 (1.57%) Network Security
3 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.94%) Internet
4 3 (0.94%) SMS
5 2 (0.63%) SAN
5 2 (0.63%) Skype
5 2 (0.63%) WAN
6 1 (0.31%) Broadband
6 1 (0.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) Intranet
6 1 (0.31%) SSL
6 1 (0.31%) VPN
6 1 (0.31%) WebEx
6 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.13%) Redis
3 5 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.57%) KDB
3 5 (1.57%) RDBMS
3 5 (1.57%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.25%) GIS
4 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.63%) Big Data
5 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.63%) OLAP
6 1 (0.31%) DataStage
6 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.31%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.31%) MySQL
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.31%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.31%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.31%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 23 (7.21%) JIRA
2 12 (3.76%) JUnit
2 12 (3.76%) Mockito
3 4 (1.25%) NUnit
4 3 (0.94%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.94%) Maven
4 3 (0.94%) Selenium
5 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.31%) Babel
6 1 (0.31%) Codeception
6 1 (0.31%) ERwin
6 1 (0.31%) GitLab
6 1 (0.31%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.31%) MSI
6 1 (0.31%) MSTest
6 1 (0.31%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.31%) Subversion
6 1 (0.31%) Toad
6 1 (0.31%) webpack
General
1 213 (66.77%) Finance
2 63 (19.75%) Banking
3 47 (14.73%) Front Office
4 34 (10.66%) Investment Banking
5 19 (5.96%) Advertising
6 13 (4.08%) Legal
7 12 (3.76%) Financial Institution
8 10 (3.13%) Law
9 9 (2.82%) Retail
10 8 (2.51%) Back Office
11 6 (1.88%) Billing
12 5 (1.57%) French Language
12 5 (1.57%) Publishing
13 3 (0.94%) Marketing
13 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 106 (33.23%) Analyst
2 61 (19.12%) Developer
3 37 (11.60%) Security Analyst
4 27 (8.46%) Qualitative Analyst
4 27 (8.46%) Quantitative Analyst
5 23 (7.21%) Financial Analyst
5 23 (7.21%) Java Developer
5 23 (7.21%) Project Manager
6 21 (6.58%) Business Analyst
6 21 (6.58%) Service Analyst
7 18 (5.64%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 17 (5.33%) IT Manager
9 16 (5.02%) Risk Manager
10 15 (4.70%) Senior Manager
11 14 (4.39%) Credit Analyst
11 14 (4.39%) Security Manager
11 14 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (4.08%) Security Officer
12 13 (4.08%) Senior Financial Analyst
12 13 (4.08%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.58%) HTML
2 19 (5.96%) CSS
3 17 (5.33%) .NET
4 16 (5.02%) HTML5
4 16 (5.02%) Middleware
5 11 (3.45%) J2EE
6 10 (3.13%) CSS3
7 9 (2.82%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.82%) Django
7 9 (2.82%) Flask
8 8 (2.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (1.88%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.88%) XML
10 5 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (1.57%) jQuery
10 5 (1.57%) STL
10 5 (1.57%) Web Services
11 4 (1.25%) JSON
11 4 (1.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 37 (11.60%) Fintech
3 35 (10.97%) Management Information System
4 33 (10.34%) Hedge funds
5 31 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (7.52%) Market Risk
7 23 (7.21%) Equities
8 21 (6.58%) Algorithms
9 20 (6.27%) Computer Science
10 18 (5.64%) Credit Risk
11 16 (5.02%) Derivative
12 11 (3.45%) Fixed Income
13 10 (3.13%) Data Centre
13 10 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
14 8 (2.51%) Data Structures
15 7 (2.19%) Virtual Team
16 5 (1.57%) Driving Licence
16 5 (1.57%) Reinsurance
16 5 (1.57%) SWIFT
16 5 (1.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.61%) Windows
2 19 (5.96%) Linux
3 15 (4.70%) Unix
4 10 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.94%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (26.96%) Information Security
2 75 (23.51%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (18.81%) Project Management
4 51 (15.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (12.85%) Cybersecurity
6 39 (12.23%) Mathematics
7 36 (11.29%) Validation
8 33 (10.34%) Presales
9 32 (10.03%) Business Analysis
10 29 (9.09%) SDLC
10 29 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
11 27 (8.46%) Financial Modelling
12 25 (7.84%) Market Making
13 24 (7.52%) Waterfall
14 23 (7.21%) Security Architecture
14 23 (7.21%) Security Management
15 22 (6.90%) Multithreading
15 22 (6.90%) Physics
16 21 (6.58%) Algorithmic Trading
16 21 (6.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (17.55%) C#
2 51 (15.99%) Java
3 46 (14.42%) Python
4 42 (13.17%) C++
5 37 (11.60%) JavaScript
6 28 (8.78%) R
7 27 (8.46%) SQL
8 26 (8.15%) MATLAB
9 13 (4.08%) Ruby
10 9 (2.82%) C
11 5 (1.57%) VBA
12 4 (1.25%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.94%) Perl
13 3 (0.94%) Scala
13 3 (0.94%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.94%) VB
14 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.31%) PHP
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (15.99%) Degree
2 49 (15.36%) CISSP
3 30 (9.40%) CISM
4 23 (7.21%) CISA
5 13 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (3.76%) PhD
7 11 (3.45%) CRISC
7 11 (3.45%) Master's Degree
8 7 (2.19%) ISEB
9 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.88%) PMP
10 5 (1.57%) GIAC
10 5 (1.57%) MCSE
11 3 (0.94%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (0.94%) CREST Certified
11 3 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.63%) GISP
12 2 (0.63%) GPEN
12 2 (0.63%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (14.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (9.40%) PCI DSS
3 29 (9.09%) GDPR
4 18 (5.64%) PMO
5 16 (5.02%) MiFID
6 14 (4.39%) Dodd-Frank
7 13 (4.08%) EMIR
8 12 (3.76%) QA
9 7 (2.19%) ISO 22301
9 7 (2.19%) SLA
10 6 (1.88%) COBIT
11 5 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 5 (1.57%) SEPA
12 4 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.63%) Basel III
14 2 (0.63%) FISMA
14 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
15 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) GridGain
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) vSphere
3 1 (0.31%) XenApp
3 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) Ansible
1 3 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.31%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.45%) Oracle
3 6 (1.88%) Cisco
3 6 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.57%) SAP
4 5 (1.57%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.25%) Citrix
5 4 (1.25%) ESRI
5 4 (1.25%) Sybase
5 4 (1.25%) VMware
6 3 (0.94%) BMC
6 3 (0.94%) Tableau
7 2 (0.63%) Apple
7 2 (0.63%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.63%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.63%) F5
7 2 (0.63%) HP
7 2 (0.63%) Palo Alto
7 2 (0.63%) Remedy
7 2 (0.63%) Splunk