Period
to 20 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 672 711 797
Rank change year-on-year +39 +86 0
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 48 91 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.088% 0.14% 0.080%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.72% 1.06% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 27 85 32
London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £71,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +2.11% +13.60%
10th Percentile £58,500 £42,500 £48,225
90th Percentile £93,750 £79,000 £109,125
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +21.74% -8.00%

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 6,647 8,555 10,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.19% 12.70% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,172 6,671 7,322
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

IFRS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IFRS in London

IFRS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IFRS in London

IFRS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IFRS in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

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 November 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
South London - 12 £57,500 -
Central London +21 5 £75,000 -11.76% 3
East London - 1 £65,000 - 1
IFRS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for IFRS.

1 44 (91.67%) Finance
2 38 (79.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 20 (41.67%) Oracle
4 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (37.50%) Banking
6 16 (33.33%) ERP
7 15 (31.25%) Unix
7 15 (31.25%) Linux
7 15 (31.25%) Oracle ERP
7 15 (31.25%) Scrum
7 15 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 15 (31.25%) QA
7 15 (31.25%) Kanban
7 15 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
7 15 (31.25%) Critical Thinking
8 12 (25.00%) IFRS 9
8 12 (25.00%) SAS
9 11 (22.92%) Credit Risk
10 10 (20.83%) Degree
10 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
10 10 (20.83%) Stress Testing
10 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
10 10 (20.83%) Informatica
10 10 (20.83%) MATLAB
10 10 (20.83%) Windows
10 10 (20.83%) PL/SQL
10 10 (20.83%) Firewall

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 12 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (10.42%) SPSS
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (10.42%) SAP CO
3 5 (10.42%) SAP FI
3 5 (10.42%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 44 (91.67%) Finance
2 18 (37.50%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) General Ledger
4 5 (10.42%) Back Office
5 3 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
1 12 (25.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Credit Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Credit Risk Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Informatica Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Qualitative Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Quantitative Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Risk Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Risk Manager
4 5 (10.42%) SAP CO Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) SAP FI Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Credit Risk
2 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Derivative
4 4 (8.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.08%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Linux
1 15 (31.25%) Unix
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (33.33%) ERP
5 15 (31.25%) Critical Thinking
5 15 (31.25%) Kanban
5 15 (31.25%) Scrum
5 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
6 10 (20.83%) Stress Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Credit Risk Modelling
7 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 6 (12.50%) Physics
8 5 (10.42%) Computational Finance
8 5 (10.42%) Data Management
8 5 (10.42%) Decision-Making
8 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
8 5 (10.42%) Statistics
8 5 (10.42%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) MATLAB
2 10 (20.83%) PL/SQL
3 6 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) C
4 5 (10.42%) C++
4 5 (10.42%) VBA
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) PhD
3 5 (10.42%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) QA
2 12 (25.00%) IFRS 9
3 8 (16.67%) GAAP
4 6 (12.50%) Data Quality
5 3 (6.25%) MiFID
5 3 (6.25%) Solvency II
6 1 (2.08%) Basel III
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Oracle
2 10 (20.83%) Informatica
3 8 (16.67%) SAP
4 4 (8.33%) Hyperion