Period
to 1 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Risk in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Credit Risk over the 6 months to 1 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Risk
UK
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 820 663 830
Rank change year-on-year -157 +167 +72
Permanent jobs citing Credit Risk 236 62 230
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 149 42 187
10th Percentile £46,000 £41,625 £31,000
25th Percentile £62,500 £60,313 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% - -
75th Percentile £100,000 £96,875 £91,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £119,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.50% +25.00% -15.79%

Credit Risk is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 52,343 19,250 47,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.53% 34.85% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31,841 15,999 36,554
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £74,448
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

Credit Risk
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Credit Risk as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Credit Risk.

Salary trend for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Credit Risk over the 6 months to 1 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Risk within the UK over the 6 months to 1 December 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 -155 217 £72,500 -3.33% 35
London -104 194 £75,000 - 30
Work from Home -239 33 £76,250 +17.31% 7
UK excluding London -198 30 £46,250 -7.50% 9
Scotland - 10 £69,250 - 4
North of England -123 9 £40,000 - 2
Midlands -118 6 £53,250 +6.50% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
South West - 5 £32,250 - 2
East Midlands -70 4 £54,000 -8.09% 1
North East - 3 - -
West Midlands -104 2 £52,500 +162.50%
North West -97 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 1 December 2021, IT jobs citing Credit Risk 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 Credit Risk.

1 198 (83.90%) Finance
2 117 (49.58%) Banking
3 101 (42.80%) SQL
4 72 (30.51%) Python
5 70 (29.66%) Analytics
6 67 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (27.97%) Software Engineering
8 64 (27.12%) React
9 63 (26.69%) Java
10 54 (22.88%) SAS
11 46 (19.49%) Investment Banking
12 43 (18.22%) Kotlin
13 40 (16.95%) Degree
14 39 (16.53%) C#
14 39 (16.53%) GCP
14 39 (16.53%) TypeScript
14 39 (16.53%) Full Stack Development
15 36 (15.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 35 (14.83%) JavaScript
17 33 (13.98%) C++
17 33 (13.98%) Derivative
17 33 (13.98%) AWS
18 32 (13.56%) Social Skills
19 31 (13.14%) Risk Analytics
20 30 (12.71%) Azure
21 29 (12.29%) Computer Science
21 29 (12.29%) Mathematics
21 29 (12.29%) Risk Management
21 29 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
22 28 (11.86%) Kubernetes

Credit Risk
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 54 (22.88%) SAS
2 12 (5.08%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.97%) Apache
3 7 (2.97%) Apache Pulsar
4 1 (0.42%) nginx
4 1 (0.42%) uWSGI
Applications
1 11 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.12%) SPSS
3 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.53%) GCP
2 33 (13.98%) AWS
3 30 (12.71%) Azure
4 13 (5.51%) SaaS
5 7 (2.97%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.12%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 5 (2.12%) Azure Service Bus
7 4 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.69%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (1.27%) Amazon SageMaker
8 3 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.27%) Serverless
9 2 (0.85%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.42%) GitHub
10 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.75%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (7.20%) Amazon Aurora
3 15 (6.36%) Big Data
4 14 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.51%) Hadoop
6 12 (5.08%) Data Mining
6 12 (5.08%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.66%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.24%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.39%) Oracle Database
9 8 (3.39%) SQL Server
10 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (2.12%) Redis
12 4 (1.69%) Looker
13 3 (1.27%) Amazon Athena
13 3 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (1.27%) Metadata
13 3 (1.27%) QlikView
14 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.85%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (8.05%) Jenkins
2 17 (7.20%) Babel
3 8 (3.39%) webpack
4 6 (2.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.27%) Maven
6 2 (0.85%) MLflow
7 1 (0.42%) CMake
7 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 198 (83.90%) Finance
2 117 (49.58%) Banking
3 46 (19.49%) Investment Banking
4 32 (13.56%) Social Skills
5 25 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (10.59%) Front Office
6 19 (8.05%) Financial Institution
7 18 (7.63%) Billing
8 12 (5.08%) Advertising
9 7 (2.97%) Marketing
9 7 (2.97%) Retail
10 6 (2.54%) Organisational Skills
11 5 (2.12%) Back Office
12 4 (1.69%) Influencing Skills
12 4 (1.69%) Retail Banking
12 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
13 3 (1.27%) Games
13 3 (1.27%) Legal
14 2 (0.85%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.85%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 80 (33.90%) Analyst
2 57 (24.15%) Developer
3 33 (13.98%) Data Analyst
4 32 (13.56%) Risk Analyst
5 31 (13.14%) Credit Analyst
6 28 (11.86%) Business Analyst
6 28 (11.86%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 28 (11.86%) React Developer
7 23 (9.75%) Software Engineer
8 21 (8.90%) Data Scientist
8 21 (8.90%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (8.90%) Senior Software Engineer
9 20 (8.47%) Front Office Developer
9 20 (8.47%) Lead Developer
10 19 (8.05%) Risk Data Analyst
11 15 (6.36%) Senior Business Analyst
12 13 (5.51%) Banking Analyst
13 12 (5.08%) Report Analyst
14 11 (4.66%) Senior Developer
14 11 (4.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (27.12%) React
2 21 (8.90%) Kafka
2 21 (8.90%) Node.js
3 19 (8.05%) GraphQL
4 17 (7.20%) RabbitMQ
4 17 (7.20%) React Native
4 17 (7.20%) Samza
5 16 (6.78%) Redux
6 13 (5.51%) .NET
6 13 (5.51%) HTML
7 12 (5.08%) CSS
8 11 (4.66%) .NET Framework
9 9 (3.81%) scikit-learn
9 9 (3.81%) SciPy
9 9 (3.81%) TensorFlow
10 5 (2.12%) ASP.NET Core
10 5 (2.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (2.12%) Flask
10 5 (2.12%) NumPy
10 5 (2.12%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 33 (13.98%) Derivative
3 27 (11.44%) Equities
4 26 (11.02%) Fixed Income
5 21 (8.90%) Hedge funds
6 20 (8.47%) Market Risk
7 9 (3.81%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.39%) Data Structures
8 8 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.54%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.54%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.69%) Kindle
10 4 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.27%) Exotic Derivative
12 2 (0.85%) OTC Derivatives
13 1 (0.42%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.42%) Credit Derivative
13 1 (0.42%) Social Media
13 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.36%) Linux
2 4 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (29.66%) Analytics
2 67 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (27.97%) Software Engineering
4 39 (16.53%) Full Stack Development
5 31 (13.14%) Risk Analytics
6 29 (12.29%) Computer Science
6 29 (12.29%) Mathematics
6 29 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (12.29%) Risk Management
7 28 (11.86%) Asset Management
8 27 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (10.59%) Fintech
10 24 (10.17%) Data Science
11 23 (9.75%) Microservices
12 22 (9.32%) Statistical Modelling
12 22 (9.32%) Test Automation
13 21 (8.90%) Data Analysis
14 20 (8.47%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
14 20 (8.47%) Validation
15 19 (8.05%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 101 (42.80%) SQL
2 72 (30.51%) Python
3 63 (26.69%) Java
4 43 (18.22%) Kotlin
5 39 (16.53%) C#
5 39 (16.53%) TypeScript
6 35 (14.83%) JavaScript
7 33 (13.98%) C++
8 20 (8.47%) R
8 20 (8.47%) Scala
9 9 (3.81%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.39%) VBA
11 6 (2.54%) MATLAB
12 5 (2.12%) VB
13 4 (1.69%) Go
14 3 (1.27%) Perl
15 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.42%) Java 8
16 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (16.95%) Degree
2 10 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (4.24%) PhD
3 6 (2.54%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.42%) ISEB
4 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.36%) IFRS
2 13 (5.51%) IFRS 9
3 10 (4.24%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.54%) COREP
5 5 (2.12%) MiFID
6 4 (1.69%) EMIR
7 3 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.42%) GDPR
8 1 (0.42%) PSD2
8 1 (0.42%) SEPA
8 1 (0.42%) TARGET2
System Software
1 27 (11.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 28 (11.86%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.69%) Terraform
3 1 (0.42%) Ansible
3 1 (0.42%) Control-M
3 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (8.90%) Oracle
2 14 (5.93%) Google
3 10 (4.24%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.69%) Cognizant
4 4 (1.69%) Spotify
4 4 (1.69%) Teradata
5 3 (1.27%) Ab Initio
5 3 (1.27%) LexisNexis
5 3 (1.27%) SAP
6 2 (0.85%) Databricks
6 2 (0.85%) Foundry
6 2 (0.85%) Palantir
6 2 (0.85%) Sybase
7 1 (0.42%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.42%) IBM
7 1 (0.42%) Netezza