Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Risk
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 702 839 906
Rank change year-on-year +137 +67 -139
Permanent jobs citing Credit Risk 68 189 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.39% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 65 154 180
Median annual salary £82,500 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.79% -3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £52,500 £31,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £110,000 £105,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -25.00% +17.65%

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 24,808 48,114 60,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.54% 38.52% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19,260 37,405 46,331
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.65%

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 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Top 7 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 25 January 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 +144 68 £82,500 +13.79% 23
London +134 61 £82,500 +10.00% 19
Work from Home -70 11 £70,000 -30.00% 1
UK excluding London +164 5 - - 4
Midlands +51 5 - -
West Midlands +42 4 - -
East Midlands +55 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 45 (66.18%) Finance
2 29 (42.65%) Java
3 22 (32.35%) Python
4 21 (30.88%) Banking
4 21 (30.88%) Azure
5 19 (27.94%) AWS
5 19 (27.94%) Spring
6 18 (26.47%) Microservices
7 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (25.00%) Market Risk
8 16 (23.53%) Scala
9 14 (20.59%) SDLC
9 14 (20.59%) Risk Management
10 13 (19.12%) Hadoop
10 13 (19.12%) Fintech
11 12 (17.65%) GCP
11 12 (17.65%) Kubernetes
12 10 (14.71%) Spring Boot
12 10 (14.71%) Apache Spark
12 10 (14.71%) Big Data
12 10 (14.71%) Analytics
12 10 (14.71%) Data Lake
12 10 (14.71%) Databricks
12 10 (14.71%) Azure Data Factory
12 10 (14.71%) QA
12 10 (14.71%) Investment Banking
12 10 (14.71%) Google
12 10 (14.71%) Front Office
12 10 (14.71%) Fixed Income
12 10 (14.71%) Apache

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 10 (14.71%) Apache
1 10 (14.71%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.35%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.88%) Azure
2 19 (27.94%) AWS
3 12 (17.65%) GCP
4 10 (14.71%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.94%) IaaS
5 2 (2.94%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) Hadoop
2 10 (14.71%) Big Data
2 10 (14.71%) Data Lake
3 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.94%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.47%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) Dremio
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) FitNesse
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.41%) JUnit
1 3 (4.41%) Maven
1 3 (4.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 45 (66.18%) Finance
2 21 (30.88%) Banking
3 10 (14.71%) Front Office
3 10 (14.71%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.35%) Automotive
5 3 (4.41%) Advertising
5 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.94%) French Language
6 2 (2.94%) German Language
6 2 (2.94%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Developer
2 10 (14.71%) Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) Data Engineer
2 10 (14.71%) Front Office Developer
2 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Consultant
4 6 (8.82%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) React Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Risk Consultant
5 5 (7.35%) Presales Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Risk Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Credit Risk Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) FX Business Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk Java Developer
8 2 (2.94%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) SAS Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) Spring
2 10 (14.71%) Spring Boot
3 7 (10.29%) React
3 7 (10.29%) REST
4 6 (8.82%) GraphQL
4 6 (8.82%) Node.js
5 3 (4.41%) Ext JS
5 3 (4.41%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.41%) JMS
5 3 (4.41%) Spring Batch
6 2 (2.94%) Kafka
7 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.47%) Flask
7 1 (1.47%) NumPy
7 1 (1.47%) Pandas
7 1 (1.47%) Pyramid
7 1 (1.47%) PyTorch
7 1 (1.47%) scikit-learn
7 1 (1.47%) SciPy
7 1 (1.47%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Market Risk
2 10 (14.71%) Fixed Income
3 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (11.76%) Derivative
5 7 (10.29%) Equities
6 6 (8.82%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.94%) Exotic Derivative
7 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.94%) User Experience
8 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Microservices
2 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.59%) Risk Management
3 14 (20.59%) SDLC
4 13 (19.12%) Fintech
5 10 (14.71%) Analytics
6 9 (13.24%) Asset Management
6 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.24%) TDD
7 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.29%) Presales
9 6 (8.82%) Architectural Design
9 6 (8.82%) BDD
9 6 (8.82%) Investment Management
9 6 (8.82%) Requirements Gathering
9 6 (8.82%) Risk Analytics
9 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) Java
2 22 (32.35%) Python
3 16 (23.53%) Scala
4 9 (13.24%) C#
5 8 (11.76%) SQL
6 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.82%) C++
7 6 (8.82%) Java 8
7 6 (8.82%) Kotlin
7 6 (8.82%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.88%) VBA
9 2 (2.94%) VB
10 1 (1.47%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) QA
2 5 (7.35%) GDPR
3 1 (1.47%) Basel III
3 1 (1.47%) COREP
3 1 (1.47%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Databricks
1 10 (14.71%) Google
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) SAP