Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1064 1169 1204
Rank change year-on-year +105 +35 +14
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 13 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.001% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.070% 0.009% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
UK median annual salary £87,500 £68,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £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 18,623 21,718 21,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.30% 13.14% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13,771 16,494 16,060
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CRD IV over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for CRD IV in the UK

CRD IV
Top 6 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 23 September 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
UK excluding London - 11 £87,500 -
Scotland - 9 £87,500 -
England +75 4 £60,000 -12.73% 1
London +81 2 £60,000 -12.73% 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Banking
3 11 (84.62%) Credit Risk
4 10 (76.92%) Market Risk
4 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
4 10 (76.92%) Physics
4 10 (76.92%) Validation
4 10 (76.92%) Derivative
4 10 (76.92%) C++
4 10 (76.92%) Java
4 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) VBA
4 10 (76.92%) .NET
4 10 (76.92%) Python
4 10 (76.92%) PhD
4 10 (76.92%) MATLAB
5 9 (69.23%) Investment Banking
5 9 (69.23%) CFA
5 9 (69.23%) Asset Management
5 9 (69.23%) Hedge funds
6 2 (15.38%) Architecture Roadmap
6 2 (15.38%) Big Data
6 2 (15.38%) Basel III
6 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (15.38%) COREP
6 2 (15.38%) Impala
6 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Ab Initio

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
1 2 (15.38%) Impala
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Banking
3 9 (69.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Banking Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Market Risk Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Qualitative Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Quantitative Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Risk Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Credit Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Credit Risk
2 10 (76.92%) Derivative
2 10 (76.92%) Market Risk
3 9 (69.23%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
2 10 (76.92%) Physics
2 10 (76.92%) Validation
3 9 (69.23%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Architecture Roadmap
4 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Computational Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C++
1 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) MATLAB
1 10 (76.92%) Python
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
1 10 (76.92%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) PhD
2 9 (69.23%) CFA
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Basel III
1 2 (15.38%) COREP
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Ab Initio