Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IFRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IFRS over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1006 1093 1108
Rank change year-on-year +87 +15 +36
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 43 83 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.051% 0.036%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 60 49
England median annual salary £87,500 £64,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.66% +7.50% -4.00%
10th Percentile £46,625 £41,250 £43,300
90th Percentile £94,875 £92,500 £75,250
UK median annual salary £87,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% +4.17% -7.69%

IFRS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 18,641 21,131 19,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.99% 13.00% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13,645 16,261 15,362
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -3.31%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

IFRS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IFRS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IFRS in England

IFRS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IFRS in England.

Salary trend for IFRS in England

IFRS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IFRS in England over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for IFRS in England

IFRS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IFRS within the England region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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 +54 33 £87,500 +34.62% 11
South East +18 6 £41,250 -45.00%
Midlands +40 2 £60,000 - 1
North of England +16 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
IFRS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT jobs citing IFRS 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 England region with a requirement for IFRS.

1 35 (81.40%) Finance
2 29 (67.44%) Banking
3 20 (46.51%) Degree
4 19 (44.19%) SQL
5 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Excel
6 17 (39.53%) Solvency II
7 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (37.21%) Back Office
7 16 (37.21%) IFRS 9
8 15 (34.88%) SAS
8 15 (34.88%) VBA
8 15 (34.88%) Mathematics
9 14 (32.56%) Stress Testing
9 14 (32.56%) Risk Management
10 13 (30.23%) .NET
10 13 (30.23%) C
10 13 (30.23%) C++
10 13 (30.23%) Java
10 13 (30.23%) PhD
10 13 (30.23%) MATLAB
10 13 (30.23%) Credit Risk
10 13 (30.23%) Physics
10 13 (30.23%) Derivative
10 13 (30.23%) Statistics
10 13 (30.23%) CFA
10 13 (30.23%) Computational Finance
11 11 (25.58%) Data Management
12 10 (23.26%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 8 (18.60%) GDPR
13 8 (18.60%) Data Architecture

IFRS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 15 (34.88%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP FS
2 2 (4.65%) HFM
2 2 (4.65%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.33%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Big Data
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.98%) QlikView
4 2 (4.65%) Power BI
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.33%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.33%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.33%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 35 (81.40%) Finance
2 29 (67.44%) Banking
3 16 (37.21%) Back Office
4 5 (11.63%) Retail
5 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Banking Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Credit Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Qualitative Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Quantitative Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Risk Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Data Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Senior Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Data Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Finance Manager
4 4 (9.30%) SAP Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Consulting Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Accountant
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Credit Risk
1 13 (30.23%) Derivative
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Robotics
3 3 (6.98%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (34.88%) Mathematics
3 14 (32.56%) Risk Management
3 14 (32.56%) Stress Testing
4 13 (30.23%) Computational Finance
4 13 (30.23%) Physics
4 13 (30.23%) Statistics
5 11 (25.58%) Data Management
6 10 (23.26%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 8 (18.60%) Analytics
7 8 (18.60%) Data Architecture
8 7 (16.28%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 7 (16.28%) ERP
9 6 (13.95%) Data Governance
9 6 (13.95%) Machine Learning
9 6 (13.95%) Process Improvement
10 5 (11.63%) ETL
11 4 (9.30%) Business Development
11 4 (9.30%) Data Lineage
11 4 (9.30%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) VBA
3 13 (30.23%) C
3 13 (30.23%) C++
3 13 (30.23%) Java
3 13 (30.23%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.98%) Python
4 3 (6.98%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Degree
2 13 (30.23%) CFA
2 13 (30.23%) PhD
3 7 (16.28%) ACCA
3 7 (16.28%) CIMA
4 3 (6.98%) MBA
5 2 (4.65%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (39.53%) Solvency II
2 16 (37.21%) IFRS 9
3 8 (18.60%) GDPR
4 7 (16.28%) Data Quality
4 7 (16.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (11.63%) Basel III
5 5 (11.63%) MiFID
6 4 (9.30%) GAAP
7 3 (6.98%) FATCA
7 3 (6.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (2.33%) EMIR
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
1 5 (11.63%) SAP
2 3 (6.98%) Cloudera
2 3 (6.98%) Google
2 3 (6.98%) Hortonworks
3 2 (4.65%) GoldenSource
3 2 (4.65%) HP
3 2 (4.65%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.65%) Tableau
4 1 (2.33%) Informatica
4 1 (2.33%) PeopleSoft