The median annual salary for a Credit Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Credit Analyst
UK
Rank 836 883 894
Rank change year-on-year +47 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Credit Analyst 29 58 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.057% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.059% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 52
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -18.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £75,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +49.35% +2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80774 98602 101550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66963 82534 82926
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Credit Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Credit Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Credit Analyst in the UK

Credit Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Credit Analyst in the UK

Credit Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Credit Analyst over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Credit Analyst in the UK

Credit Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +86 26 £57,750 +21.57% 11
London +57 23 £105,000 +62.07% 5
City of London - 6 £120,000 - 4
West Midlands +26 2 £57,500 +64.28%
Birmingham +10 2 £57,500 +64.28%
Scotland +7 1 - - 1
Edinburgh 0 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 4
Harrogate - 1 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -

Credit Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Credit Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Credit Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (64.94%) Credit Risk
2 45 (58.44%) Finance
3 36 (46.75%) Banking
3 36 (46.75%) Analytics
4 33 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 33 (42.86%) SQL
5 30 (38.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (24.68%) Risk Management
8 18 (23.38%) Front Office
8 18 (23.38%) Basel II
9 17 (22.08%) SAS
9 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (18.18%) Stress Testing
10 14 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
10 14 (18.18%) Basel III
11 12 (15.58%) Credit Risk Management
12 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 11 (14.29%) Degree
13 10 (12.99%) Retail
14 8 (10.39%) Data Analysis
14 8 (10.39%) Investment Banking
14 8 (10.39%) Retail Banking
14 8 (10.39%) Time Management
14 8 (10.39%) Oracle
15 7 (9.09%) C++
15 7 (9.09%) Python
15 7 (9.09%) Fixed Income
15 7 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
15 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

Credit Analyst Skill Set
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 17 (22.08%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) EViews
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
1 4 (5.19%) SPSS
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 45 (58.44%) Finance
2 36 (46.75%) Banking
3 18 (23.38%) Front Office
4 10 (12.99%) Retail
5 8 (10.39%) Investment Banking
5 8 (10.39%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (64.94%) Credit Risk
2 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 7 (9.09%) Swaptions
4 6 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (6.49%) Market Risk
6 4 (5.19%) Derivative
6 4 (5.19%) Fintech
7 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.60%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.30%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.30%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (1.30%) STB
8 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) Analytics
2 33 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 30 (38.96%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (24.68%) Risk Management
5 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
6 14 (18.18%) Stress Testing
7 12 (15.58%) Credit Risk Management
8 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
9 8 (10.39%) Data Analysis
9 8 (10.39%) Time Management
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
10 7 (9.09%) Project Planning
10 7 (9.09%) Scorecard
11 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.79%) Economics
11 6 (7.79%) Statistics
11 6 (7.79%) Supplier Management
11 6 (7.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) C++
2 7 (9.09%) Python
3 6 (7.79%) C#
4 4 (5.19%) MATLAB
4 4 (5.19%) R
5 1 (1.30%) Java
5 1 (1.30%) JCL
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) PhD
3 4 (5.19%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.60%) CCA
4 2 (2.60%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) CIMA
5 1 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.38%) Basel II
2 14 (18.18%) Basel III
3 7 (9.09%) IFRS
3 7 (9.09%) IFRS 9
4 6 (7.79%) QA
5 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) Murex
3 4 (5.19%) Bloomberg
3 4 (5.19%) Cognos
3 4 (5.19%) Reuters
4 1 (1.30%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
Scotland
Consult Solutions
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £30,000-£36,000 + 10% bonus + good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
North East
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £30,000-£36,000 + 10% bonus + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension & onsite gym
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + full benefits and bonus
Posted: 26 days ago