Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Market Risk
England > London
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 622 653 632
Rank change year-on-year +31 -21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 126 180 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.60% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 90 140 147
London median annual salary £71,379 £85,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.03% -5.56% +13.92%
10th Percentile £43,625 £55,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £96,375 £110,000 £107,500
England median annual salary £71,379 £85,000 £88,750
% change year-on-year -16.03% -4.23% +12.34%

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 23,837 30,112 30,159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.36% 43.02% 42.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18,658 23,151 23,703
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 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
Central London +32 53 £70,000 -17.65% 1
Market Risk
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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.

1 105 (83.33%) Finance
2 59 (46.83%) Banking
3 53 (42.06%) SQL
4 51 (40.48%) Credit Risk
5 45 (35.71%) Risk Management
6 43 (34.13%) Java
7 41 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (30.95%) Python
9 38 (30.16%) Investment Banking
10 37 (29.37%) Degree
11 35 (27.78%) C++
12 34 (26.98%) Analytics
13 33 (26.19%) Derivative
14 27 (21.43%) Oracle
14 27 (21.43%) Front Office
15 23 (18.25%) C#
15 23 (18.25%) Sybase
16 22 (17.46%) Scala
17 21 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (16.67%) Advertising
17 21 (16.67%) Equities
18 20 (15.87%) MATLAB
18 20 (15.87%) Mathematics
19 19 (15.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 19 (15.08%) Problem-Solving
20 18 (14.29%) Hadoop
21 17 (13.49%) Fixed Income
22 16 (12.70%) Physics
23 15 (11.90%) TDD
23 15 (11.90%) Validation

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 12 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.79%) GemFire
2 1 (0.79%) SAS
2 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.79%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) GitHub
1 3 (2.38%) OpenShift
2 2 (1.59%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 12 (9.52%) Big Data
3 12 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.73%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (5.56%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.76%) Data Lake
8 6 (4.76%) Sybase IQ
9 5 (3.97%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.97%) OLAP
10 3 (2.38%) Impala
10 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.59%) DTS
11 2 (1.59%) Power BI
12 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Maven
2 4 (3.17%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.38%) JIRA
4 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.59%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.59%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.59%) Selenium
5 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.79%) Toad
General
1 105 (83.33%) Finance
2 59 (46.83%) Banking
3 38 (30.16%) Investment Banking
4 27 (21.43%) Front Office
5 21 (16.67%) Advertising
6 12 (9.52%) Back Office
7 10 (7.94%) Financial Institution
8 6 (4.76%) German Language
9 4 (3.17%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.79%) Legal
10 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (46.83%) Developer
2 37 (29.37%) Analyst
3 24 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 22 (17.46%) Business Analyst
5 17 (13.49%) Risk Analyst
6 13 (10.32%) Qualitative Analyst
6 13 (10.32%) Quantitative Analyst
7 12 (9.52%) Market Risk Analyst
8 11 (8.73%) Risk Business Analyst
8 11 (8.73%) Scala Developer
9 10 (7.94%) Credit Risk Developer
10 9 (7.14%) Java Scala Developer
10 9 (7.14%) Market Risk Developer
10 9 (7.14%) SQL Developer
11 8 (6.35%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
11 8 (6.35%) Credit Risk Modeller
11 8 (6.35%) Front Office Developer
11 8 (6.35%) Programmer
11 8 (6.35%) SQL BI Developer
11 8 (6.35%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) AngularJS
2 8 (6.35%) .NET
3 5 (3.97%) NumPy
3 5 (3.97%) Pandas
3 5 (3.97%) SciPy
4 4 (3.17%) Spring
5 3 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (2.38%) CSS
5 3 (2.38%) D3.js
5 3 (2.38%) Kafka
5 3 (2.38%) Redux
5 3 (2.38%) RESTful
5 3 (2.38%) STL
5 3 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (2.38%) WPF
6 2 (1.59%) HTML
6 2 (1.59%) Node.js
6 2 (1.59%) React
6 2 (1.59%) Swing
6 2 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (40.48%) Credit Risk
2 33 (26.19%) Derivative
3 21 (16.67%) Equities
4 19 (15.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (13.49%) Fixed Income
6 12 (9.52%) OTC Derivatives
6 12 (9.52%) Virtual Team
7 8 (6.35%) Data Structures
7 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (5.56%) Exotic Derivative
9 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (3.97%) Algorithms
10 5 (3.97%) Spread Betting
11 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
11 3 (2.38%) User Experience
12 2 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (1.59%) Grid Computing
12 2 (1.59%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.73%) Unix
2 4 (3.17%) Windows
3 3 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 41 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (26.98%) Analytics
4 20 (15.87%) Mathematics
5 19 (15.08%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (12.70%) Physics
7 15 (11.90%) TDD
7 15 (11.90%) Validation
8 14 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 13 (10.32%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.52%) Data Science
10 12 (9.52%) Scrum
11 11 (8.73%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (8.73%) Software Engineering
12 10 (7.94%) Credit Risk Management
12 10 (7.94%) Kanban
12 10 (7.94%) SDLC
12 10 (7.94%) Stochastic Calculus
13 9 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.06%) SQL
2 43 (34.13%) Java
3 39 (30.95%) Python
4 35 (27.78%) C++
5 23 (18.25%) C#
6 22 (17.46%) Scala
7 20 (15.87%) MATLAB
8 10 (7.94%) VBA
9 9 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 9 (7.14%) R
10 8 (6.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 6 (4.76%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.38%) ES6
12 3 (2.38%) Haskell
12 3 (2.38%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.79%) ABAP
14 1 (0.79%) C
14 1 (0.79%) Perl
14 1 (0.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 37 (29.37%) Degree
2 8 (6.35%) PhD
3 7 (5.56%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.59%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) Dodd-Frank
1 10 (7.94%) EMIR
1 10 (7.94%) MiFID
2 4 (3.17%) QA
3 3 (2.38%) Basel II
3 3 (2.38%) Basel III
4 1 (0.79%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.59%) Ansible
2 2 (1.59%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.79%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Oracle
2 23 (18.25%) Sybase
3 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.38%) Tableau
5 1 (0.79%) Cognos
5 1 (0.79%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.79%) Reuters
5 1 (0.79%) SAP
5 1 (0.79%) Solace
5 1 (0.79%) TIBCO