Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 662 474 714
Rank change year-on-year -188 +240 +39
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 49 12 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.059% 0.059%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.68% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 12 15
10th Percentile £51,225 £62,500 £69,000
25th Percentile £67,500 £68,125 £78,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £75,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% -11.76% +30.77%
75th Percentile £88,500 £80,625 £93,750
90th Percentile £89,250 £82,500 "
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 7,175 2,408 7,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.72% 11.90% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4,465 1,956 5,674
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £104,375 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -72 3 £57,500 -23.33% 7
West London - 1 £50,000 - 1
IFRS
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 48 (97.96%) Finance
2 23 (46.94%) Solvency II
3 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (30.61%) KYC
5 10 (20.41%) Migration
5 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (20.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (20.41%) Social Skills
6 9 (18.37%) ACCA
7 8 (16.33%) SQL
7 8 (16.33%) System Testing
7 8 (16.33%) Banking
7 8 (16.33%) IFRS 9
8 7 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
8 7 (14.29%) Project Delivery
8 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 7 (14.29%) Credit Risk
8 7 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (14.29%) CIMA
9 6 (12.24%) Investment Banking
9 6 (12.24%) MiFID
9 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
10 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.20%) Internet
11 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.16%) SAP
11 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
11 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (6.12%) VBA

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 (2.04%) SAS
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) HFM
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Business One
1 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (2.04%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.04%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.04%) Essbase
3 1 (2.04%) Metadata
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
1 2 (4.08%) Zephyr
General
1 48 (97.96%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Social Skills
3 8 (16.33%) Banking
4 6 (12.24%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.12%) Legal
7 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
8 1 (2.04%) Billing
8 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.04%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (2.04%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Business Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) Risk Analyst
5 9 (18.37%) Product Owner
6 8 (16.33%) Business Change Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Consultant
6 8 (16.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Product Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Product Business Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Risk Business Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Service Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 3 (6.12%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) KYC
3 10 (20.41%) Migration
3 10 (20.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (16.33%) System Testing
5 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 7 (14.29%) Project Delivery
5 7 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.12%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (6.12%) Coaching
9 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.08%) Product Management
9 2 (4.08%) Project Governance
9 2 (4.08%) Release Management
9 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (4.08%) Time Management
9 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) VBA
3 2 (4.08%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) ACCA
2 7 (14.29%) CIMA
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) CISA
4 2 (4.08%) CISM
4 2 (4.08%) CISSP
4 2 (4.08%) CRISC
4 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.08%) SSCP
5 1 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.04%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (46.94%) Solvency II
2 8 (16.33%) IFRS 9
3 6 (12.24%) MiFID
4 3 (6.12%) GDPR
5 2 (4.08%) GAAP
5 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
6 1 (2.04%) QA
6 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.16%) SAP
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Anaplan
3 1 (2.04%) Concur
3 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.04%) Workday