Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1088 1201 1167
Rank change year-on-year +113 -34 +83
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 10 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.050% 0.023% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
UK median annual salary £87,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.63% +8.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £81,250 £65,000 £58,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £70,000 £64,750
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 20,015 22,013 20,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.88% 12.82% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14,521 16,973 15,882
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,625 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 5 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 21 May 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 - 10 £87,500 -
Scotland - 6 £87,500 -
England +93 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 - -
Midlands - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 10 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (60.00%) Market Risk
2 6 (60.00%) Hedge funds
2 6 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Derivative
2 6 (60.00%) CFA
2 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) Physics
2 6 (60.00%) Validation
2 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VBA
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) PhD
3 4 (40.00%) COREP
3 4 (40.00%) Impala
3 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) SAS
3 4 (40.00%) Ab Initio
3 4 (40.00%) Basel III
3 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 4 (40.00%) Stress Testing

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 (40.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (40.00%) Impala
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Banking Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Credit Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Market Risk Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Qualitative Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Quantitative Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) SAS Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (60.00%) Derivative
2 6 (60.00%) Hedge funds
2 6 (60.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) Physics
2 6 (60.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CFA
1 6 (60.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Basel III
1 4 (40.00%) COREP
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Ab Initio