Period
to 15 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 15 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
England > London
6 months to
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 571 631 698
Rank change year-on-year +60 +67 +85
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 27 14 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.080% 0.035% 0.090%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.68% 0.30% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 43
10th Percentile £56,000 £55,500 £67,500
25th Percentile £61,875 £64,250 £72,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,750 £70,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% -17.65% +23.64%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £93,750
90th Percentile £96,500 £79,500 £96,000
England median annual salary £71,750 £67,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year +5.90% -9.67% +7.14%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,957 4,689 7,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.75% 11.69% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,863 3,631 5,890
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,450
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

IFRS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing IFRS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IFRS in London

IFRS
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IFRS in London.

Salary trend for IFRS in London

IFRS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IFRS in London over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

Salary histogram for IFRS in London

IFRS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IFRS within the London region over the 6 months to 15 May 2021. 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
Central London +49 1 £52,500 -41.67% 5
South London - 1 £72,000 -
IFRS
England

For the 6 months to 15 May 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for IFRS.

1 27 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) MiFID
2 8 (29.63%) Credit Risk
2 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Target Operating Model
3 6 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 6 (22.22%) Solvency II
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
4 5 (18.52%) IFRS 9
5 4 (14.81%) System Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (14.81%) Banking
5 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Internet
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) General Ledger
6 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Smart View
7 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (7.41%) HFM

IFRS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Smart View
4 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (7.41%) HFM
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) Essbase
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 27 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.11%) General Ledger
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Regulatory Business Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Business Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Service Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) Governance Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) IT Director
8 1 (3.70%) Operations Director
8 1 (3.70%) Report Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.70%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Target Operating Model
1 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
3 4 (14.81%) ERP
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.81%) System Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Data Management
4 3 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Release Management
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Business Development
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Econometrics
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ACCA
1 2 (7.41%) CIMA
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) MiFID
2 6 (22.22%) Solvency II
3 5 (18.52%) IFRS 9
4 1 (3.70%) GAAP
4 1 (3.70%) ITGC
4 1 (3.70%) QA
4 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Anaplan
3 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Workday