Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Risk
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 634 750 681
Rank change year-on-year +116 -69 +1
Permanent jobs citing Credit Risk 655 515 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.67% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 309 447 466
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £102,500 £95,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -11.76%

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 77777 77328 91200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.99% 40.93% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58681 63584 73079
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Credit Risk
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Credit Risk over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Top 15 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 21 November 2017. 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 +102 613 £67,500 +17.39% 47
London +121 543 £75,000 +11.11% 37
UK excluding London -26 106 £40,000 -5.88% 10
North of England -11 31 £39,250 -17.37% 7
Scotland -6 30 £40,000 -15.79%
Midlands +28 18 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South East +23 16 £52,500 +40.00% 2
North West -15 16 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Yorkshire +18 14 £33,750 -32.50% 1
East Midlands +48 10 £48,750 +2.63%
West Midlands -1 8 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Wales +20 6 £40,000 +14.29%
South West -3 3 £36,000 -4.00%
East of England - 2 £70,000 -
North East +4 1 £72,500 +113.24%

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Credit Risk 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 Credit Risk.

1 499 (76.18%) Finance
2 448 (68.40%) Banking
3 370 (56.49%) SQL
4 337 (51.45%) Analytics
5 327 (49.92%) Investment Banking
6 279 (42.60%) Retail Banking
7 266 (40.61%) Wealth Management
8 255 (38.93%) Asset Management
9 235 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
10 229 (34.96%) Risk Analytics
11 219 (33.44%) Derivative
12 200 (30.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 189 (28.85%) SDLC
14 174 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
15 159 (24.27%) Front Office
16 156 (23.82%) JIRA
17 144 (21.98%) Risk Management
18 134 (20.46%) Equities
19 131 (20.00%) C#
20 130 (19.85%) Oracle
21 127 (19.39%) Microsoft Excel
22 126 (19.24%) Microsoft
23 121 (18.47%) Credit Risk Analytics
24 120 (18.32%) Market Risk
25 114 (17.40%) SAS
26 108 (16.49%) Java
27 106 (16.18%) TDD
28 103 (15.73%) Business Analysis
29 102 (15.57%) Basel III
30 96 (14.66%) OTC Derivatives

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
1 114 (17.40%) SAS
2 23 (3.51%) Apache Spark
2 23 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
3 11 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.37%) Apache
5 8 (1.22%) GemFire
5 8 (1.22%) IIS
6 3 (0.46%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.31%) CMS
7 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 127 (19.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.37%) SPSS
3 8 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.07%) WebTrends
2 5 (0.76%) SessionCam
3 2 (0.31%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.53%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.15%) AdWords
4 1 (0.15%) Flurry Analytics
4 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.46%) CHAP
1 3 (0.46%) HTTP
1 3 (0.46%) Network Security
2 1 (0.15%) SMS
2 1 (0.15%) SSL
2 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 63 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 51 (7.79%) Big Data
4 49 (7.48%) Oracle Database 10g
4 49 (7.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 36 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (4.73%) QlikView
6 31 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 29 (4.43%) Base SAS
8 20 (3.05%) Hadoop
8 20 (3.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 20 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (2.90%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 16 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (2.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 13 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.53%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.37%) OLAP
15 9 (1.37%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 156 (23.82%) JIRA
2 51 (7.79%) TeamCity
3 43 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 18 (2.75%) Maven
5 16 (2.44%) Git (software)
6 10 (1.53%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.37%) Subversion
8 7 (1.07%) Toad
9 6 (0.92%) Grunt
9 6 (0.92%) gulp
10 5 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.46%) Selenium
12 2 (0.31%) jMock
12 2 (0.31%) JUnit
12 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.15%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.15%) Hudson
13 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
General
1 499 (76.18%) Finance
2 448 (68.40%) Banking
3 327 (49.92%) Investment Banking
4 279 (42.60%) Retail Banking
5 159 (24.27%) Front Office
6 64 (9.77%) Marketing
7 14 (2.14%) Retail
8 13 (1.98%) Advertising
9 11 (1.68%) Corporate Banking
10 9 (1.37%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.22%) International Banking
11 8 (1.22%) Private Banking
12 5 (0.76%) Legal
12 5 (0.76%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.61%) Back Office
14 2 (0.31%) Games
14 2 (0.31%) Retail Finance
15 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 243 (37.10%) Analyst
2 137 (20.92%) Developer
3 124 (18.93%) Business Analyst
4 121 (18.47%) Risk Analyst
5 100 (15.27%) Credit Analyst
6 81 (12.37%) Java Developer
7 71 (10.84%) Risk Business Analyst
8 70 (10.69%) Senior Analyst
9 57 (8.70%) Software Engineer
10 54 (8.24%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 54 (8.24%) Risk Analytics Analyst
11 52 (7.94%) C# Software Engineer
12 50 (7.63%) Risk Analytics Business Analyst
13 49 (7.48%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 49 (7.48%) Senior Risk Analyst
13 49 (7.48%) Senior Software Engineer
14 43 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
15 42 (6.41%) Risk Manager
16 40 (6.11%) Head of Risk Management
16 40 (6.11%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (9.16%) Web Services
2 21 (3.21%) HTML
3 19 (2.90%) HTML5
3 19 (2.90%) WPF
4 16 (2.44%) Spring
5 14 (2.14%) .NET
6 13 (1.98%) JMS
7 12 (1.83%) CSS
8 11 (1.68%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.37%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.37%) JPA
9 9 (1.37%) REST
10 8 (1.22%) Angular 2
10 8 (1.22%) CSS3
10 8 (1.22%) XML
11 7 (1.07%) Guice
11 7 (1.07%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.07%) MDX
12 6 (0.92%) WCF
13 4 (0.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 219 (33.44%) Derivative
2 200 (30.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 174 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
4 134 (20.46%) Equities
5 120 (18.32%) Market Risk
6 96 (14.66%) OTC Derivatives
7 63 (9.62%) Computer Science
8 48 (7.33%) Fixed Income
9 47 (7.18%) Equity Derivative
10 24 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
11 16 (2.44%) Virtual Team
12 15 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (2.14%) Hedge funds
14 11 (1.68%) Fintech
15 7 (1.07%) Algorithms
15 7 (1.07%) Credit Derivative
15 7 (1.07%) Grid Computing
15 7 (1.07%) Reference Data
15 7 (1.07%) Social Media
16 5 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (9.31%) Linux
1 61 (9.31%) Windows
2 43 (6.56%) Unix
3 2 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.15%) AIX
4 1 (0.15%) Solaris
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (51.45%) Analytics
2 266 (40.61%) Wealth Management
3 255 (38.93%) Asset Management
4 235 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
5 229 (34.96%) Risk Analytics
6 189 (28.85%) SDLC
7 144 (21.98%) Risk Management
8 121 (18.47%) Credit Risk Analytics
9 106 (16.18%) TDD
10 103 (15.73%) Business Analysis
11 95 (14.50%) Project Management
12 86 (13.13%) Credit Risk Management
13 73 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
14 71 (10.84%) Software Engineering
15 69 (10.53%) Data Integration
16 60 (9.16%) Mathematics
17 54 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
18 52 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
19 48 (7.33%) Visualisation
20 47 (7.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 370 (56.49%) SQL
2 131 (20.00%) C#
3 108 (16.49%) Java
4 51 (7.79%) PowerShell
5 45 (6.87%) R
6 35 (5.34%) VBA
7 34 (5.19%) Python
8 26 (3.97%) MATLAB
9 24 (3.66%) JavaScript
10 23 (3.51%) C++
11 22 (3.36%) Scala
12 13 (1.98%) C
13 12 (1.83%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.07%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.76%) VB
16 4 (0.61%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.31%) PHP
17 2 (0.31%) XPath
18 1 (0.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 66 (10.08%) Degree
2 12 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (1.37%) PhD
5 8 (1.22%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.22%) SAS Certification
6 6 (0.92%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.31%) MBA
8 1 (0.15%) CFA
8 1 (0.15%) CIMA
8 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (15.57%) Basel III
2 14 (2.14%) MiFID
3 12 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.83%) IFRS
3 12 (1.83%) IFRS 9
4 11 (1.68%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (1.68%) EMIR
5 7 (1.07%) QA
6 3 (0.46%) Basel II
6 3 (0.46%) PMO
6 3 (0.46%) SLA
7 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (0.76%) HDFS
2 1 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (0.46%) Control-M
1 3 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.31%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 130 (19.85%) Oracle
2 126 (19.24%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.11%) Tableau
4 10 (1.53%) DevExpress
4 10 (1.53%) Google
5 8 (1.22%) Informatica
5 8 (1.22%) Teradata
6 7 (1.07%) Alteryx
7 4 (0.61%) Adobe
7 4 (0.61%) Facebook
8 3 (0.46%) Apple
8 3 (0.46%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.46%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.46%) Cloudera
8 3 (0.46%) Murex
8 3 (0.46%) Reuters
8 3 (0.46%) Twitter
9 2 (0.31%) Capita
9 2 (0.31%) Remedy
9 2 (0.31%) SAP