Period
to 18 April 2021

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 18 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
UK
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 836 965 1121
Rank change year-on-year +129 +156 +92
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 9 3 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.087% 0.022% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £49,500 " £81,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 - £87,500
75th Percentile £54,500 " £93,750
90th Percentile " " "
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 - £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 10,353 13,633 20,974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.30% 12.39% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7,238 10,588 15,410
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,625
25th Percentile £40,977 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CRD IV
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CRD IV in the UK

CRD IV
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CRD IV.

Salary trend for CRD IV in the UK

CRD IV
Top 9 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 18 April 2021. 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
England +129 9 £52,000 - 2
London +108 5 - -
Work from Home - 4 £52,000 -
UK excluding London - 4 £52,000 - 2
North of England - 2 £52,000 - 1
North West - 2 £52,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £52,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £52,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £52,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 April 2021, 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 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VBA
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
2 5 (55.56%) Basel II
2 5 (55.56%) Derivative
2 5 (55.56%) Statistics
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) R
2 5 (55.56%) Market Risk
2 5 (55.56%) PnL Attribution
2 5 (55.56%) Backtesting
3 4 (44.44%) Base SAS
3 4 (44.44%) Basel III
3 4 (44.44%) COREP
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) SAS
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management

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 4 (44.44%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Base SAS
1 4 (44.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Market Risk Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Derivative
1 5 (55.56%) Market Risk
2 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) Backtesting
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) PnL Attribution
2 5 (55.56%) Statistics
3 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) R
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) Basel II
2 4 (44.44%) Basel III
2 4 (44.44%) COREP