Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Market Risk over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Market Risk
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 647 570 609
Rank change year-on-year -77 +39 -30
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 162 282 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.75% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 131 160 216
London median annual salary £84,000 £90,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £115,000 £109,375
England median annual salary £84,000 £90,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% +11.11%

Market Risk is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,939 37,492 36,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.76% 50.57% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25,713 26,705 30,593
London median annual salary £63,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Market Risk
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Market Risk in London

Market Risk
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Market Risk in London

Market Risk
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Market Risk in London over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Market Risk in London

Market Risk
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the London region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Central London -40 51 £85,000 -15.00% 7
East London -3 2 - -
Market Risk
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk.

1 140 (86.42%) Finance
2 94 (58.02%) Java
3 84 (51.85%) Banking
4 80 (49.38%) Front Office
5 71 (43.83%) Derivative
6 70 (43.21%) Analytics
7 62 (38.27%) C++
8 61 (37.65%) SQL
9 57 (35.19%) Credit Risk
10 56 (34.57%) Python
11 53 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
12 49 (30.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 45 (27.78%) SQL Server
13 45 (27.78%) Risk Management
14 42 (25.93%) C#
15 40 (24.69%) Equities
15 40 (24.69%) Risk Analysis
15 40 (24.69%) Big Data
15 40 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (22.22%) Scala
17 35 (21.60%) .NET
18 33 (20.37%) Investment Banking
19 30 (18.52%) Windows
20 29 (17.90%) Fintech
21 28 (17.28%) Unix
22 27 (16.67%) ETL
22 27 (16.67%) Project Management
22 27 (16.67%) Spring
22 27 (16.67%) Hadoop
22 27 (16.67%) Apache Spark

Market Risk
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 27 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 22 (13.58%) SAS
3 19 (11.73%) Apache
4 17 (10.49%) IIS
5 2 (1.23%) Confluence
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (1.85%) CloudFront
1 3 (1.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) FTP
1 1 (0.62%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 40 (24.69%) Big Data
3 27 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 24 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (11.11%) Base SAS
6 17 (10.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 16 (9.88%) HBase
8 12 (7.41%) MySQL
9 10 (6.17%) DB2
9 10 (6.17%) MongoDB
10 8 (4.94%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.23%) OLAP
13 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.62%) Impala
14 1 (0.62%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Maven
2 3 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (0.62%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.62%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.62%) Flyway
4 1 (0.62%) GCC
4 1 (0.62%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.62%) JUnit
4 1 (0.62%) Mockito
4 1 (0.62%) Moq
4 1 (0.62%) MSTest
4 1 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.62%) RStudio
4 1 (0.62%) Selenium
4 1 (0.62%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 140 (86.42%) Finance
2 84 (51.85%) Banking
3 80 (49.38%) Front Office
4 33 (20.37%) Investment Banking
5 16 (9.88%) Back Office
6 11 (6.79%) Advertising
7 4 (2.47%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.85%) International Banking
9 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.62%) French Language
10 1 (0.62%) Marketing
10 1 (0.62%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (44.44%) Developer
2 45 (27.78%) Analyst
3 31 (19.14%) Java Developer
4 19 (11.73%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.49%) Financial Analyst
6 15 (9.26%) Quantitative Developer
7 14 (8.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Java Pricing Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Pricing Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Scala Developer
9 12 (7.41%) Business Analyst
9 12 (7.41%) Java Quantitative Developer
10 11 (6.79%) Data Engineer
10 11 (6.79%) Qualitative Analyst
10 11 (6.79%) Quantitative Analyst
10 11 (6.79%) Risk Analyst
11 9 (5.56%) C++ Developer
11 9 (5.56%) Consultant
11 9 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
11 9 (5.56%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.60%) .NET
2 27 (16.67%) Spring
3 24 (14.81%) HTML
4 22 (13.58%) Web Services
5 21 (12.96%) XML
6 19 (11.73%) Kafka
7 17 (10.49%) JSP
8 15 (9.26%) Hibernate
9 12 (7.41%) Guice
9 12 (7.41%) J2EE
10 7 (4.32%) NumPy
10 7 (4.32%) Pandas
11 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.70%) SciPy
12 5 (3.09%) jQuery
13 4 (2.47%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (2.47%) CORBA
13 4 (2.47%) WCF
14 3 (1.85%) REST
14 3 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (43.83%) Derivative
2 57 (35.19%) Credit Risk
3 49 (30.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 40 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (24.69%) Equities
5 29 (17.90%) Fintech
6 25 (15.43%) Exotic Derivative
7 20 (12.35%) Hedge funds
8 18 (11.11%) Fixed Income
9 17 (10.49%) Management Information System
10 13 (8.02%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 12 (7.41%) Computer Science
12 11 (6.79%) Algorithms
12 11 (6.79%) OTC Derivatives
13 6 (3.70%) Data Structures
13 6 (3.70%) Spread Betting
14 3 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
15 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
15 2 (1.23%) Reference Data
15 2 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.52%) Windows
2 28 (17.28%) Unix
3 21 (12.96%) AIX
3 21 (12.96%) HPUX
3 21 (12.96%) Solaris
4 9 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (43.21%) Analytics
2 53 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 40 (24.69%) Risk Analysis
5 27 (16.67%) ETL
5 27 (16.67%) Project Management
6 26 (16.05%) Mathematics
7 25 (15.43%) Data Management
8 23 (14.20%) Data Integration
9 22 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (12.96%) Data Governance
10 21 (12.96%) Inmon Methodology
10 21 (12.96%) Kimball Methodology
10 21 (12.96%) Technical Architecture
11 20 (12.35%) Multithreading
12 19 (11.73%) Software Engineering
13 17 (10.49%) Data Architecture
13 17 (10.49%) Information Management
13 17 (10.49%) Quantitative Analysis
13 17 (10.49%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (58.02%) Java
2 62 (38.27%) C++
3 61 (37.65%) SQL
4 56 (34.57%) Python
5 42 (25.93%) C#
6 36 (22.22%) Scala
7 26 (16.05%) R
8 25 (15.43%) MATLAB
9 12 (7.41%) PL/SQL
10 11 (6.79%) VBA
11 7 (4.32%) VB
12 6 (3.70%) Haskell
12 6 (3.70%) JavaScript
13 5 (3.09%) Perl
13 5 (3.09%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.85%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.62%) C
15 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.62%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 18 (11.11%) Degree
2 13 (8.02%) PhD
3 8 (4.94%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.23%) CFA
5 2 (1.23%) CISA
5 2 (1.23%) CRISC
5 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.62%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.43%) Data Quality
2 22 (13.58%) MiFID
3 11 (6.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (4.94%) EMIR
5 3 (1.85%) FINREP
6 2 (1.23%) Basel III
6 2 (1.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.62%) IFRS
7 1 (0.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Ansible
1 1 (0.62%) Control-M
1 1 (0.62%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 23 (14.20%) Oracle
2 16 (9.88%) Hortonworks
3 10 (6.17%) Sybase
4 6 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.47%) Reuters
6 3 (1.85%) Cognos
7 2 (1.23%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.23%) Tableau
8 1 (0.62%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.62%) Calypso
8 1 (0.62%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.62%) Google
8 1 (0.62%) Perforce
8 1 (0.62%) Teradata