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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
UK
Rank 856 923 930
Rank change year-on-year +67 +7  
Permanent jobs citing CRD IV 1 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.024% 0.027%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.010% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 25
Median salary - £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.57%  
UK excluding London median salary - £67,500 -

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10309 13583 13262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.13% 13.19% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8134 10744 10245
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

CRD IV
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CRD IV as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +75 1 - -
London +48 1 - -
City of London +38 1 - -

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing CRD IV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CRD IV.

1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) XBRL
2 2 (50.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) COREP
3 1 (25.00%) FINREP
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) ISO20022
3 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (25.00%) IFRS
3 1 (25.00%) IFRS 9
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

CRD IV
Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Finance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Risk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XBRL
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (25.00%) Basel III
2 1 (25.00%) COREP
2 1 (25.00%) FINREP
2 1 (25.00%) IFRS
2 1 (25.00%) IFRS 9
2 1 (25.00%) ISO20022