Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Market Risk
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 599 593 521
Rank change year-on-year -6 -72 +74
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 216 228 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.70% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 125 187 260
London median annual salary £90,000 £76,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +17.69% -11.86%
10th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £107,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £90,000 £76,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +17.69% -10.34%

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 33,995 32,497 40,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.39% 46.05% 48.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25,790 27,466 33,543
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,686 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.24% +4.80% +1.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -67 34 £77,500 +3.33% 6
East London +6 7 £75,000 - 1
Market Risk
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Market Risk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Market Risk.

1 140 (64.81%) Finance
2 102 (47.22%) Banking
3 95 (43.98%) Risk Management
4 85 (39.35%) Java
5 84 (38.89%) Front Office
6 82 (37.96%) Investment Banking
7 73 (33.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 71 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
9 69 (31.94%) Derivative
9 69 (31.94%) Mathematics
10 66 (30.56%) Credit Risk
11 63 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
12 62 (28.70%) SDLC
13 61 (28.24%) C#
14 59 (27.31%) Computer Science
15 58 (26.85%) C++
16 57 (26.39%) Degree
17 56 (25.93%) SQL
18 53 (24.54%) Python
19 52 (24.07%) Retail Banking
19 52 (24.07%) Asset Management
20 51 (23.61%) Wealth Management
21 46 (21.30%) JIRA
22 41 (18.98%) Linux
23 37 (17.13%) TeamCity
24 36 (16.67%) Scala
25 33 (15.28%) Release Management
26 32 (14.81%) Shell Script
26 32 (14.81%) Data Modelling
26 32 (14.81%) Financial Institution

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 31 (14.35%) Apache
1 31 (14.35%) Confluence
1 31 (14.35%) DataSynapse
1 31 (14.35%) Tomcat
2 29 (13.43%) Apache Spark
3 21 (9.72%) SAS
4 19 (8.80%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Mathematica
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.46%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (7.87%) PaaS
2 3 (1.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.46%) GitHub
3 1 (0.46%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.96%) Hadoop
2 26 (12.04%) Big Data
2 26 (12.04%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.09%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.70%) HBase
5 5 (2.31%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.39%) Cloudera CDH
7 3 (1.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (0.93%) Base SAS
8 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.93%) Impala
8 2 (0.93%) Power BI
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.46%) Kdb+
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.46%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (21.30%) JIRA
2 37 (17.13%) TeamCity
3 31 (14.35%) GCC
4 29 (13.43%) Git (software)
5 17 (7.87%) Moq
5 17 (7.87%) MSTest
5 17 (7.87%) NUnit
5 17 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.24%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.31%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.31%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.85%) JSUnit
9 4 (1.85%) JUnit
9 4 (1.85%) Mocha
9 4 (1.85%) Subversion
10 3 (1.39%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.39%) Protractor
10 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio Code
11 2 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 140 (64.81%) Finance
2 102 (47.22%) Banking
3 84 (38.89%) Front Office
4 82 (37.96%) Investment Banking
5 52 (24.07%) Retail Banking
6 32 (14.81%) Financial Institution
7 13 (6.02%) Advertising
8 2 (0.93%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.46%) International Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 137 (63.43%) Developer
2 54 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 45 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 29 (13.43%) Analyst
5 22 (10.19%) Java Developer
6 20 (9.26%) Scala Developer
7 13 (6.02%) Business Analyst
8 12 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
8 12 (5.56%) Qualitative Analyst
8 12 (5.56%) Quantitative Analyst
9 11 (5.09%) Risk Analyst
10 10 (4.63%) Head of Risk Management
10 10 (4.63%) Head of Technology
10 10 (4.63%) Java Engineer
10 10 (4.63%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (4.17%) Programmer
11 9 (4.17%) Risk Business Analyst
12 8 (3.70%) Risk Manager
13 7 (3.24%) Market Risk Analyst
13 7 (3.24%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.35%) CORBA
1 31 (14.35%) Swing
2 27 (12.50%) .NET
3 23 (10.65%) RESTful
4 17 (7.87%) ASP.NET
4 17 (7.87%) ASP.NET Core
4 17 (7.87%) REST
5 16 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (7.41%) HTML
5 16 (7.41%) HTML5
6 11 (5.09%) AngularJS
7 10 (4.63%) CSS
8 8 (3.70%) CSS3
8 8 (3.70%) React
9 7 (3.24%) Akka
9 7 (3.24%) Play Framework
10 6 (2.78%) Node.js
10 6 (2.78%) Redux
10 6 (2.78%) Sass
11 5 (2.31%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 73 (33.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 69 (31.94%) Derivative
3 66 (30.56%) Credit Risk
4 63 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (27.31%) Computer Science
6 31 (14.35%) Exotic Derivative
6 31 (14.35%) Linux Command Line
7 27 (12.50%) Hedge funds
8 26 (12.04%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (10.19%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (9.72%) Fixed Income
11 17 (7.87%) Management Information System
12 13 (6.02%) Equities
13 11 (5.09%) Equity Derivative
14 7 (3.24%) Algorithms
15 6 (2.78%) Credit Derivative
15 6 (2.78%) Data Structures
16 5 (2.31%) Fintech
17 3 (1.39%) User Experience
17 3 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.98%) Linux
2 21 (9.72%) Windows
3 4 (1.85%) Unix
4 3 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (43.98%) Risk Management
2 71 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (31.94%) Mathematics
4 62 (28.70%) SDLC
5 52 (24.07%) Asset Management
6 51 (23.61%) Wealth Management
7 33 (15.28%) Release Management
8 32 (14.81%) Data Modelling
9 30 (13.89%) Analytics
10 27 (12.50%) Credit Risk Management
11 26 (12.04%) Unit Testing
12 24 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
12 24 (11.11%) Greeks
12 24 (11.11%) TDD
13 21 (9.72%) Risk Analytics
13 21 (9.72%) Validation
14 20 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (9.26%) Software Engineering
14 20 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (8.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 85 (39.35%) Java
2 61 (28.24%) C#
3 58 (26.85%) C++
4 56 (25.93%) SQL
5 53 (24.54%) Python
6 36 (16.67%) Scala
7 32 (14.81%) Shell Script
8 29 (13.43%) MATLAB
8 29 (13.43%) R
9 11 (5.09%) C
10 10 (4.63%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.78%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.78%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.31%) ES6
13 4 (1.85%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.85%) VBA
14 3 (1.39%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.39%) VB
15 1 (0.46%) Korn
15 1 (0.46%) Lua
Qualifications
1 57 (26.39%) Degree
2 12 (5.56%) Master's Degree
3 6 (2.78%) PhD
4 4 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.93%) ISEB
7 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.19%) QA
2 15 (6.94%) MiFID
3 13 (6.02%) Dodd-Frank
3 13 (6.02%) EMIR
4 12 (5.56%) IFRS
4 12 (5.56%) IFRS 9
5 3 (1.39%) Basel III
6 1 (0.46%) Basel II
6 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.39%) Cygwin
1 3 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) Ansible
2 1 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.46%) Kibana
2 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (5.56%) Oracle
2 4 (1.85%) Tableau
3 3 (1.39%) Cloudera
3 3 (1.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.93%) Cognos
4 2 (0.93%) HP
5 1 (0.46%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (0.46%) BMC
5 1 (0.46%) Calypso
5 1 (0.46%) Informatica
5 1 (0.46%) Murex
5 1 (0.46%) Splunk
5 1 (0.46%) Sybase
5 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.46%) Wallstreet Suite