Period
to 28 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CRD IV skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CRD IV over the 6 months to 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1021 1109 1183
Rank change year-on-year +88 +74 -7
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 2 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.013% 0.029% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
UK median annual salary £87,500 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £87,500 £87,500 -

CRD IV is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 15,770 20,965 21,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.55% 13.88% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12,148 15,354 16,772
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

CRD IV
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CRD IV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CRD IV in the UK

CRD IV
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CRD IV.

Salary trend for CRD IV in the UK

CRD IV
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CRD IV within the UK over the 6 months to 28 January 2020. 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
UK excluding London +84 2 £87,500 -
Scotland +29 2 £87,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, IT jobs citing CRD IV 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 with a requirement for CRD IV.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) CFA
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Hedge funds

CRD IV
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Banking Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Qualitative Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Quantitative Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CFA
1 2 (100.00%) PhD