Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Market Risk
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 654 605 650
Rank change year-on-year -49 +45 +33
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 183 246 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.68% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 147 170 206
London median annual salary £85,000 £90,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% +10.71%
10th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £119,250 £107,500 £108,750
England median annual salary £85,000 £90,000 £76,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +17.65% +9.29%

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 34,370 35,958 39,687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.65% 48.70% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26,575 27,122 33,549
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -41 60 £85,000 -15.00% 6
Market Risk
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 154 (84.15%) Finance
2 106 (57.92%) Java
3 92 (50.27%) Analytics
4 88 (48.09%) Banking
5 77 (42.08%) Front Office
6 71 (38.80%) Derivative
7 69 (37.70%) Credit Risk
8 63 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (31.69%) SQL
10 57 (31.15%) C++
10 57 (31.15%) SQL Server
11 56 (30.60%) C#
12 55 (30.05%) Mathematics
13 52 (28.42%) Analytical Skills
14 50 (27.32%) Risk Management
15 48 (26.23%) Python
16 45 (24.59%) Degree
17 44 (24.04%) .NET
18 43 (23.50%) Windows
18 43 (23.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 41 (22.40%) Big Data
20 39 (21.31%) Unix
20 39 (21.31%) Computer Science
21 37 (20.22%) Investment Banking
21 37 (20.22%) Hedge funds
22 36 (19.67%) Data Management
22 36 (19.67%) Web Services
23 35 (19.13%) Scala
24 34 (18.58%) Data Integration
24 34 (18.58%) Software Engineering

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 (16.94%) SAS
2 25 (13.66%) Apache
2 25 (13.66%) IIS
3 24 (13.11%) Apache Spark
4 8 (4.37%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (4.37%) PaaS
2 7 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.83%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (3.83%) CloudFront
2 7 (3.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 41 (22.40%) Big Data
3 33 (18.03%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (13.66%) Base SAS
4 25 (13.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 18 (9.84%) Hadoop
6 12 (6.56%) MySQL
7 11 (6.01%) HBase
8 10 (5.46%) DB2
9 5 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.73%) Redis
10 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.46%) Maven
3 8 (4.37%) Moq
3 8 (4.37%) MSTest
3 8 (4.37%) NUnit
3 8 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.55%) GCC
5 1 (0.55%) JIRA
5 1 (0.55%) RStudio
5 1 (0.55%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.55%) Subversion
5 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 154 (84.15%) Finance
2 88 (48.09%) Banking
3 77 (42.08%) Front Office
4 37 (20.22%) Investment Banking
5 20 (10.93%) Back Office
6 15 (8.20%) Financial Institution
7 9 (4.92%) Advertising
8 4 (2.19%) Marketing
9 2 (1.09%) Retail
10 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Legal
10 1 (0.55%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (44.26%) Developer
2 35 (19.13%) Analyst
3 32 (17.49%) Java Developer
4 22 (12.02%) Quantitative Developer
5 20 (10.93%) C# Developer
6 18 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.65%) Qualitative Analyst
7 14 (7.65%) Quantitative Analyst
8 13 (7.10%) Financial Analyst
8 13 (7.10%) Java Quantitative Developer
8 13 (7.10%) Scala Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Consultant
9 11 (6.01%) Risk Analyst
10 10 (5.46%) Market Risk Analyst
10 10 (5.46%) SAS Consultant
11 9 (4.92%) C++ Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Java Pricing Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Pricing Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Risk Consultant
11 9 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.04%) .NET
2 36 (19.67%) Web Services
3 33 (18.03%) HTML
4 32 (17.49%) XML
5 25 (13.66%) JSP
5 25 (13.66%) Spring
6 20 (10.93%) Kafka
7 13 (7.10%) Guice
7 13 (7.10%) J2EE
8 10 (5.46%) REST
9 9 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (4.92%) Hibernate
9 9 (4.92%) RESTful
10 8 (4.37%) ASP.NET
10 8 (4.37%) ASP.NET Core
11 6 (3.28%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.73%) Akka
13 4 (2.19%) Django
13 4 (2.19%) SOAP
14 3 (1.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 71 (38.80%) Derivative
2 69 (37.70%) Credit Risk
3 52 (28.42%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (23.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 39 (21.31%) Computer Science
6 37 (20.22%) Hedge funds
7 34 (18.58%) Management Information System
8 33 (18.03%) Equities
9 30 (16.39%) Fintech
10 20 (10.93%) Exotic Derivative
11 14 (7.65%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 10 (5.46%) Fixed Income
12 10 (5.46%) OTC Derivatives
13 8 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (4.37%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (3.83%) Algorithms
15 6 (3.28%) Data Structures
16 4 (2.19%) PMI
17 3 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
18 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.50%) Windows
2 39 (21.31%) Unix
3 31 (16.94%) AIX
3 31 (16.94%) HPUX
3 31 (16.94%) Solaris
4 6 (3.28%) Linux
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (50.27%) Analytics
2 63 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (30.05%) Mathematics
4 50 (27.32%) Risk Management
5 36 (19.67%) Data Management
6 34 (18.58%) Data Integration
6 34 (18.58%) Software Engineering
7 33 (18.03%) Technical Architecture
8 31 (16.94%) Data Governance
8 31 (16.94%) ETL
8 31 (16.94%) Inmon Methodology
8 31 (16.94%) Kimball Methodology
8 31 (16.94%) Project Management
9 26 (14.21%) Information Management
9 26 (14.21%) Risk Analysis
10 25 (13.66%) Data Architecture
10 25 (13.66%) Feasibility Study
10 25 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (13.66%) Volume Testing
11 20 (10.93%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 106 (57.92%) Java
2 58 (31.69%) SQL
3 57 (31.15%) C++
4 56 (30.60%) C#
5 48 (26.23%) Python
6 35 (19.13%) Scala
7 23 (12.57%) R
8 21 (11.48%) MATLAB
9 17 (9.29%) JavaScript
10 10 (5.46%) PL/SQL
11 8 (4.37%) VBA
12 7 (3.83%) Kotlin
12 7 (3.83%) VB
13 4 (2.19%) C
14 2 (1.09%) Haskell
15 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.55%) Java 8
15 1 (0.55%) Java 9
15 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (24.59%) Degree
2 15 (8.20%) Master's Degree
3 11 (6.01%) PhD
4 6 (3.28%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.19%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.64%) CISA
7 3 (1.64%) CRISC
8 1 (0.55%) CFA
8 1 (0.55%) ISEB
8 1 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (18.03%) Data Quality
2 24 (13.11%) MiFID
3 12 (6.56%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (6.01%) QA
5 9 (4.92%) EMIR
6 3 (1.64%) COBIT
6 3 (1.64%) FINREP
7 1 (0.55%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (18.58%) Oracle
2 11 (6.01%) Hortonworks
3 10 (5.46%) Sybase
4 6 (3.28%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.55%) Calypso
6 1 (0.55%) Foundry
6 1 (0.55%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.55%) Murex
6 1 (0.55%) Perforce
6 1 (0.55%) Tableau
6 1 (0.55%) Teradata