Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Market Risk
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 590 573
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17 -29
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 281 258 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.34% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.75% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 158 211 277
London median annual salary £90,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -10.34%
10th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £108,750 £109,250
England median annual salary £90,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -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 37116 34329 42699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.38% 45.87% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26570 29124 35028
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,735 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.04% +3.64%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -29 54 £100,000 +33.33% 8
East London +3 3 £75,000 -
Market Risk
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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.

1 207 (73.67%) Finance
2 181 (64.41%) Banking
3 144 (51.25%) Risk Management
4 132 (46.98%) Front Office
5 131 (46.62%) Investment Banking
6 119 (42.35%) Credit Risk
7 117 (41.64%) Java
8 115 (40.93%) Derivative
9 109 (38.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 107 (38.08%) SDLC
11 101 (35.94%) Asset Management
12 95 (33.81%) Retail Banking
13 94 (33.45%) Wealth Management
14 80 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
15 73 (25.98%) Python
16 72 (25.62%) C++
16 72 (25.62%) Analytical Skills
17 64 (22.78%) SQL
17 64 (22.78%) JIRA
18 63 (22.42%) Fixed Income
19 62 (22.06%) Linux
19 62 (22.06%) Computer Science
20 56 (19.93%) Mathematics
21 51 (18.15%) Credit Risk Management
22 50 (17.79%) C#
23 48 (17.08%) Release Management
23 48 (17.08%) TeamCity
24 47 (16.73%) Degree
24 47 (16.73%) Shell Script
25 46 (16.37%) Swing

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 46 (16.37%) Apache
1 46 (16.37%) Confluence
1 46 (16.37%) DataSynapse
1 46 (16.37%) Tomcat
2 26 (9.25%) Apache Spark
3 19 (6.76%) SAS
4 8 (2.85%) GemFire
5 6 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (3.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.78%) Stata
3 1 (0.36%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.78%) PaaS
2 3 (1.07%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.36%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.54%) Hadoop
2 19 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.69%) Big Data
4 14 (4.98%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.85%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.07%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.07%) Cloudera CDH
6 3 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.07%) OLAP
6 3 (1.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.71%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.71%) HBase
7 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (0.71%) Power BI
7 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.36%) Kdb+
8 1 (0.36%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 64 (22.78%) JIRA
2 48 (17.08%) TeamCity
3 46 (16.37%) GCC
4 12 (4.27%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.20%) Maven
6 8 (2.85%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.14%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.78%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.78%) Moq
8 5 (1.78%) MSTest
8 5 (1.78%) NUnit
8 5 (1.78%) Subversion
8 5 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.42%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.42%) JSUnit
9 4 (1.42%) JUnit
9 4 (1.42%) Mocha
9 4 (1.42%) Protractor
10 3 (1.07%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 207 (73.67%) Finance
2 181 (64.41%) Banking
3 132 (46.98%) Front Office
4 131 (46.62%) Investment Banking
5 95 (33.81%) Retail Banking
6 21 (7.47%) Financial Institution
7 14 (4.98%) Advertising
8 3 (1.07%) French Language
8 3 (1.07%) German Language
9 2 (0.71%) Retail
9 2 (0.71%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 154 (54.80%) Developer
2 73 (25.98%) Senior Developer
3 44 (15.66%) Java Developer
4 38 (13.52%) Analyst
4 38 (13.52%) Head of Risk Management
4 38 (13.52%) Head of Technology
5 34 (12.10%) C# Developer
6 23 (8.19%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (7.47%) Market Risk Developer
8 20 (7.12%) Credit Risk Developer
8 20 (7.12%) Credit Risk Java Developer
8 20 (7.12%) Market Risk Java Developer
8 20 (7.12%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
8 20 (7.12%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
9 19 (6.76%) Business Analyst
10 18 (6.41%) Risk Analyst
11 14 (4.98%) Scala Developer
12 13 (4.63%) Risk Manager
13 12 (4.27%) Risk Business Analyst
14 11 (3.91%) Qualitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (16.37%) CORBA
1 46 (16.37%) Swing
2 14 (4.98%) .NET
2 14 (4.98%) HTML
2 14 (4.98%) HTML5
3 12 (4.27%) REST
4 11 (3.91%) CSS
4 11 (3.91%) RESTful
5 9 (3.20%) AngularJS
5 9 (3.20%) CSS3
5 9 (3.20%) React
5 9 (3.20%) Spring
6 7 (2.49%) JMS
7 6 (2.14%) Node.js
7 6 (2.14%) Redux
7 6 (2.14%) Sass
8 5 (1.78%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.78%) ASP.NET Core
8 5 (1.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 119 (42.35%) Credit Risk
2 115 (40.93%) Derivative
3 109 (38.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 72 (25.62%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (22.42%) Fixed Income
6 62 (22.06%) Computer Science
7 46 (16.37%) Exotic Derivative
7 46 (16.37%) Linux Command Line
8 43 (15.30%) Equity Derivative
9 33 (11.74%) Hedge funds
10 30 (10.68%) Equities
11 26 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (4.27%) Fintech
13 10 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (2.49%) OTC Derivatives
15 6 (2.14%) Algorithms
15 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
16 5 (1.78%) Data Structures
17 4 (1.42%) Equity Risk
17 4 (1.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (22.06%) Linux
2 9 (3.20%) Windows
3 5 (1.78%) Unix
4 3 (1.07%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (51.25%) Risk Management
2 107 (38.08%) SDLC
3 101 (35.94%) Asset Management
4 94 (33.45%) Wealth Management
5 80 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (19.93%) Mathematics
7 51 (18.15%) Credit Risk Management
8 48 (17.08%) Release Management
9 38 (13.52%) Matrix Organization
9 38 (13.52%) Project Planning
9 38 (13.52%) Quantitative Research
10 26 (9.25%) Greeks
11 24 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (7.12%) Data Analysis
13 19 (6.76%) Analytics
14 17 (6.05%) Data Modelling
14 17 (6.05%) Validation
15 16 (5.69%) Business Analysis
15 16 (5.69%) Physics
15 16 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (41.64%) Java
2 73 (25.98%) Python
3 72 (25.62%) C++
4 64 (22.78%) SQL
5 50 (17.79%) C#
6 47 (16.73%) Shell Script
7 30 (10.68%) R
8 29 (10.32%) MATLAB
9 24 (8.54%) Scala
10 12 (4.27%) JavaScript
11 9 (3.20%) C
12 7 (2.49%) TypeScript
12 7 (2.49%) VBA
13 6 (2.14%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.78%) ES6
15 3 (1.07%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.36%) Lua
17 1 (0.36%) SAS Macro
17 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (16.73%) Degree
2 8 (2.85%) Master's Degree
3 4 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.07%) PhD
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.98%) MiFID
2 12 (4.27%) IFRS
2 12 (4.27%) IFRS 9
3 11 (3.91%) QA
4 10 (3.56%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (3.20%) EMIR
6 2 (0.71%) Basel III
6 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.07%) Cygwin
1 3 (1.07%) HDFS
2 1 (0.36%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.71%) Ansible
2 2 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (3.56%) Oracle
2 3 (1.07%) Cloudera
2 3 (1.07%) HP
2 3 (1.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.07%) Tableau
3 2 (0.71%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (0.71%) BMC
3 2 (0.71%) Murex
3 2 (0.71%) Splunk
3 2 (0.71%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.36%) Calypso
4 1 (0.36%) Cognos
4 1 (0.36%) Greenplum
4 1 (0.36%) Informatica
4 1 (0.36%) Sybase
4 1 (0.36%) Wallstreet Suite