Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Risk
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 812 655 788
Rank change year-on-year -157 +133 -63
Permanent jobs citing Credit Risk 359 615 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.79% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 260 288 406
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +17.39% -4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £115,250 £108,750 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -11.11% +20.00%

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 72,974 77,686 82,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.83% 44.50% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 56,413 58,483 67,466
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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 -157 324 £75,000 +5.26% 41
London -144 260 £80,000 -4.48% 29
UK excluding London +7 84 £43,000 +7.50% 18
Midlands +29 26 £48,750 +2.63% 8
South East +12 20 £42,500 -13.27% 2
Scotland -15 19 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East Midlands +6 15 £32,500 -33.33% 7
North of England +21 14 £32,500 -18.75% 2
West Midlands +29 11 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +31 10 £30,000 -39.70% 2
North West +12 3 £43,750 +9.38%
East of England +10 2 - -
South West -2 2 £52,500 +45.83%
Wales +2 1 £40,000 -
North East -13 1 £75,000 +127.27%

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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.

1 235 (65.46%) Finance
2 157 (43.73%) Banking
3 145 (40.39%) Analytics
4 129 (35.93%) SQL
5 111 (30.92%) Analytical Skills
6 104 (28.97%) SAS
7 93 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (23.96%) Degree
9 72 (20.06%) Java
10 70 (19.50%) SQL Server
10 70 (19.50%) Investment Banking
11 69 (19.22%) Big Data
12 65 (18.11%) Market Risk
13 60 (16.71%) .NET
14 59 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
15 58 (16.16%) C#
16 57 (15.88%) Risk Management
17 55 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
18 54 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
18 54 (15.04%) Mathematics
19 52 (14.48%) HTML
20 50 (13.93%) Problem-Solving
21 48 (13.37%) Project Management
22 46 (12.81%) Kimball Methodology
23 45 (12.53%) Inmon Methodology
24 43 (11.98%) Data Governance
25 42 (11.70%) Oracle
26 40 (11.14%) Unix
27 38 (10.58%) Data Management
28 37 (10.31%) Front Office

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
1 104 (28.97%) SAS
2 29 (8.08%) Apache
3 25 (6.96%) IIS
4 8 (2.23%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.84%) Confluence
6 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.28%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (6.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.23%) SPSS
3 4 (1.11%) EViews
4 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Adaptiv
1 1 (0.28%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.39%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) GitHub
3 1 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.84%) DSL
2 1 (0.28%) Firewall
2 1 (0.28%) LAN
2 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.28%) VPN
2 1 (0.28%) WAN
2 1 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 69 (19.22%) Big Data
3 55 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (8.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 28 (7.80%) Hadoop
6 25 (6.96%) Base SAS
7 12 (3.34%) Data Lake
8 11 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.23%) Data Mining
9 8 (2.23%) Power BI
9 8 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.95%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.39%) MS Access
12 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 4 (1.11%) Lumira
13 4 (1.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (3.34%) JIRA
2 10 (2.79%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.23%) Cucumber
3 8 (2.23%) TeamCity
4 7 (1.95%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.11%) JUnit
5 4 (1.11%) Selenium
6 3 (0.84%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.28%) Babel
8 1 (0.28%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (0.28%) ER Studio
8 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.28%) Maven
8 1 (0.28%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.28%) Subversion
8 1 (0.28%) Toad
8 1 (0.28%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 235 (65.46%) Finance
2 157 (43.73%) Banking
3 70 (19.50%) Investment Banking
4 37 (10.31%) Front Office
5 34 (9.47%) Marketing
6 25 (6.96%) Retail Banking
7 17 (4.74%) Corporate Banking
8 15 (4.18%) Financial Institution
8 15 (4.18%) Retail
9 12 (3.34%) Advertising
10 5 (1.39%) Back Office
10 5 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.39%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.11%) Electronics
11 4 (1.11%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.84%) Billing
12 3 (0.84%) Law
12 3 (0.84%) Legal
13 2 (0.56%) Games
13 2 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (37.05%) Analyst
2 63 (17.55%) Developer
3 56 (15.60%) Business Analyst
4 54 (15.04%) Risk Analyst
5 47 (13.09%) Credit Analyst
6 44 (12.26%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 33 (9.19%) Consultant
8 26 (7.24%) SAS Analyst
9 23 (6.41%) Risk Business Analyst
9 23 (6.41%) Risk Manager
10 22 (6.13%) C# Developer
11 21 (5.85%) Architect
11 21 (5.85%) Credit Risk Manager
12 20 (5.57%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
13 19 (5.29%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (4.46%) Business Manager
14 16 (4.46%) Debt Manager
14 16 (4.46%) Qualitative Analyst
14 16 (4.46%) Quantitative Analyst
15 15 (4.18%) SAS Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (16.71%) .NET
2 52 (14.48%) HTML
3 36 (10.03%) XML
4 34 (9.47%) Web Services
5 26 (7.24%) JSP
6 15 (4.18%) AngularJS
6 15 (4.18%) HTML5
7 8 (2.23%) Spring
8 7 (1.95%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.95%) Kafka
9 6 (1.67%) D3.js
9 6 (1.67%) J2EE
9 6 (1.67%) Natural Language Processing
9 6 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (1.39%) CSS
10 5 (1.39%) REST
11 4 (1.11%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.11%) jQuery
11 4 (1.11%) MDX
11 4 (1.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 111 (30.92%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (18.11%) Market Risk
3 29 (8.08%) Equities
4 28 (7.80%) Management Information System
5 24 (6.69%) Fintech
6 22 (6.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (5.01%) Computer Science
7 18 (5.01%) Derivative
8 15 (4.18%) Reference Data
9 12 (3.34%) Cyberthreat
10 10 (2.79%) PMI
11 8 (2.23%) Exotic Derivative
12 7 (1.95%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.67%) Social Media
14 5 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
15 4 (1.11%) OTC Derivatives
16 2 (0.56%) Credit Derivative
16 2 (0.56%) Fixed Income
16 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.14%) Unix
2 37 (10.31%) Windows
3 32 (8.91%) AIX
4 31 (8.64%) HPUX
4 31 (8.64%) Solaris
5 5 (1.39%) Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (40.39%) Analytics
2 93 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
4 57 (15.88%) Risk Management
5 54 (15.04%) Mathematics
5 54 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (13.93%) Problem-Solving
7 48 (13.37%) Project Management
8 46 (12.81%) Kimball Methodology
9 45 (12.53%) Inmon Methodology
10 43 (11.98%) Data Governance
11 38 (10.58%) Data Management
12 36 (10.03%) ETL
13 35 (9.75%) Data Integration
14 34 (9.47%) Technical Architecture
15 31 (8.64%) Data Architecture
16 30 (8.36%) Credit Risk Modelling
17 27 (7.52%) Risk Analytics
18 26 (7.24%) Credit Risk Management
19 25 (6.96%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 129 (35.93%) SQL
2 72 (20.06%) Java
3 58 (16.16%) C#
4 36 (10.03%) Python
5 35 (9.75%) R
6 28 (7.80%) C++
7 13 (3.62%) VBA
8 12 (3.34%) JavaScript
8 12 (3.34%) MATLAB
9 9 (2.51%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.23%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.23%) VB
11 5 (1.39%) C
11 5 (1.39%) Scala
12 4 (1.11%) Java 8
13 3 (0.84%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.84%) XMLA
14 1 (0.28%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 86 (23.96%) Degree
2 23 (6.41%) PhD
3 13 (3.62%) Master's Degree
4 11 (3.06%) CFA
5 10 (2.79%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.95%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (1.67%) ISEB
8 3 (0.84%) ACCA
8 3 (0.84%) PMP
8 3 (0.84%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.56%) CCA
9 2 (0.56%) CISA
9 2 (0.56%) CRISC
9 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.28%) CIMA
10 1 (0.28%) CISM
10 1 (0.28%) CISSP
10 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.03%) Data Quality
2 16 (4.46%) IFRS
3 15 (4.18%) IFRS 9
4 14 (3.90%) Dodd-Frank
5 13 (3.62%) MiFID
6 10 (2.79%) Basel III
7 8 (2.23%) EMIR
7 8 (2.23%) QA
8 5 (1.39%) FINREP
9 4 (1.11%) Basel II
10 3 (0.84%) COBIT
11 2 (0.56%) SLA
12 1 (0.28%) GDPR
12 1 (0.28%) IAS 39
12 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.28%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) GridGain
2 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Kibana
1 2 (0.56%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.56%) logstash
2 1 (0.28%) Control-M
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.28%) Terraform
2 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (11.70%) Oracle
2 16 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.23%) SAP
4 7 (1.95%) Google
4 7 (1.95%) Teradata
5 6 (1.67%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (1.39%) Adobe
7 4 (1.11%) CA
8 2 (0.56%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.56%) Cognos
8 2 (0.56%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.28%) IBM
9 1 (0.28%) ICL
9 1 (0.28%) Murex
9 1 (0.28%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.28%) Solace
9 1 (0.28%) SunGard
9 1 (0.28%) Tableau
9 1 (0.28%) TSYS