Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Risk
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 869 631 748
Rank change year-on-year -238 +117 -48
Permanent jobs citing Credit Risk 266 654 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.89% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 204 321 462
UK median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +17.39% -4.17%
10th Percentile £42,875 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £108,750 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -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 66,949 73,520 73,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.82% 41.19% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51,601 55,507 59,980
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Top 12 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 10 December 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 -229 254 £75,000 +8.70% 41
London -149 215 £76,500 +2.00% 29
UK excluding London -11 48 £47,500 +18.75% 15
Midlands +35 22 £47,500 +5.56% 5
East Midlands +14 15 £32,500 -38.10% 4
Scotland -20 9 £50,000 +25.00% 2
South East +18 8 £45,000 -23.40%
West Midlands +30 7 £55,000 +41.03% 1
North of England -19 7 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Yorkshire +19 6 £50,000 +42.86% 2
South West +5 2 £30,500 -15.28%
North East -4 1 £75,000 +3.45%

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 182 (68.42%) Finance
2 128 (48.12%) Banking
3 113 (42.48%) SQL
4 105 (39.47%) Analytics
5 75 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (27.07%) Market Risk
7 68 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
8 63 (23.68%) Degree
9 62 (23.31%) Investment Banking
10 61 (22.93%) Business Intelligence
11 59 (22.18%) C#
12 58 (21.80%) SAS
13 57 (21.43%) SQL Server
14 56 (21.05%) Java
15 53 (19.92%) .NET
16 52 (19.55%) Data Warehouse
17 49 (18.42%) Mathematics
18 46 (17.29%) Big Data
19 45 (16.92%) Risk Management
20 42 (15.79%) Oracle
21 39 (14.66%) Front Office
22 35 (13.16%) C++
22 35 (13.16%) Unix
23 34 (12.78%) HTML
23 34 (12.78%) Kimball Methodology
24 33 (12.41%) Project Management
25 32 (12.03%) Equities
25 32 (12.03%) Inmon Methodology
26 31 (11.65%) Physics
26 31 (11.65%) PhD

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 58 (21.80%) SAS
2 17 (6.39%) Apache
3 13 (4.89%) IIS
4 8 (3.01%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.75%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (9.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.63%) SPSS
3 5 (1.88%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) EViews
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.38%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.63%) Adobe Analytics
1 7 (2.63%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.75%) DSL
1 2 (0.75%) Firewall
1 2 (0.75%) LAN
1 2 (0.75%) Unified Communications
1 2 (0.75%) VPN
1 2 (0.75%) WAN
1 2 (0.75%) WLAN
2 1 (0.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 52 (19.55%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (17.29%) Big Data
4 27 (10.15%) Hadoop
5 17 (6.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 14 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 14 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (4.89%) Base SAS
7 13 (4.89%) Data Lake
8 10 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (3.38%) Data Mining
9 9 (3.38%) Power BI
9 9 (3.38%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (2.26%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.88%) MS Access
13 5 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.01%) JIRA
2 7 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 6 (2.26%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.88%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.88%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.75%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.75%) JUnit
5 2 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (0.75%) Selenium
6 1 (0.38%) ER Studio
6 1 (0.38%) ERwin
6 1 (0.38%) RStudio
6 1 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 182 (68.42%) Finance
2 128 (48.12%) Banking
3 62 (23.31%) Investment Banking
4 39 (14.66%) Front Office
5 30 (11.28%) Marketing
6 16 (6.02%) Advertising
7 15 (5.64%) Corporate Banking
8 9 (3.38%) Retail Banking
9 7 (2.63%) Retail
9 7 (2.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.88%) Back Office
10 5 (1.88%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.88%) International Banking
11 4 (1.50%) Electronics
11 4 (1.50%) Law
11 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.75%) Billing
12 2 (0.75%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (31.58%) Analyst
2 73 (27.44%) Developer
3 41 (15.41%) Risk Analyst
4 39 (14.66%) Business Analyst
5 32 (12.03%) Credit Analyst
6 31 (11.65%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 25 (9.40%) Architect
8 24 (9.02%) Risk Business Analyst
9 23 (8.65%) C# Developer
10 22 (8.27%) SQL Developer
11 19 (7.14%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
12 16 (6.02%) Risk Manager
13 15 (5.64%) Data Architect
13 15 (5.64%) Senior Analyst
14 13 (4.89%) Credit Risk Manager
14 13 (4.89%) Qualitative Analyst
14 13 (4.89%) Quantitative Analyst
15 12 (4.51%) Data Scientist
15 12 (4.51%) Project Manager
16 10 (3.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.92%) .NET
2 34 (12.78%) HTML
3 22 (8.27%) Web Services
4 20 (7.52%) XML
5 15 (5.64%) ASP.NET
5 15 (5.64%) HTML5
6 13 (4.89%) JSP
7 11 (4.14%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.38%) J2EE
9 8 (3.01%) D3.js
9 8 (3.01%) Natural Language Processing
10 7 (2.63%) MDX
11 6 (2.26%) ASP.NET Core
11 6 (2.26%) Kafka
12 5 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.88%) jQuery
12 5 (1.88%) Middleware
13 4 (1.50%) CSS
14 3 (1.13%) Spring
14 3 (1.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (27.07%) Market Risk
2 68 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (12.03%) Equities
4 24 (9.02%) Derivative
4 24 (9.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (5.64%) Fintech
5 15 (5.64%) Management Information System
5 15 (5.64%) Reference Data
6 10 (3.76%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.76%) Hedge funds
7 9 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.38%) Exotic Derivative
7 9 (3.38%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.63%) Social Media
9 4 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.50%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.50%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.50%) PMI
9 4 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.16%) Unix
2 24 (9.02%) Windows
3 19 (7.14%) AIX
4 18 (6.77%) HPUX
4 18 (6.77%) Solaris
5 4 (1.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (39.47%) Analytics
2 75 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (22.93%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (18.42%) Mathematics
5 45 (16.92%) Risk Management
6 34 (12.78%) Kimball Methodology
7 33 (12.41%) Project Management
8 32 (12.03%) Inmon Methodology
9 31 (11.65%) Physics
10 30 (11.28%) Data Governance
11 27 (10.15%) Data Science
12 26 (9.77%) Data Analysis
12 26 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (9.02%) Visualisation
14 23 (8.65%) Business Analysis
14 23 (8.65%) Credit Risk Management
14 23 (8.65%) ETL
14 23 (8.65%) Thought Leadership
15 22 (8.27%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 113 (42.48%) SQL
2 59 (22.18%) C#
3 56 (21.05%) Java
4 35 (13.16%) C++
5 30 (11.28%) R
6 26 (9.77%) Python
7 21 (7.89%) VBA
8 16 (6.02%) PL/SQL
9 15 (5.64%) T-SQL
10 14 (5.26%) MATLAB
11 10 (3.76%) VB
12 7 (2.63%) JavaScript
13 6 (2.26%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.88%) Scala
15 4 (1.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (1.13%) C
16 3 (1.13%) XMLA
17 2 (0.75%) Java 8
17 2 (0.75%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (23.68%) Degree
2 31 (11.65%) PhD
3 13 (4.89%) Master's Degree
4 10 (3.76%) CFA
5 7 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.50%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.75%) ACCA
7 2 (0.75%) CISM
7 2 (0.75%) CISSP
7 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CIMA
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.38%) ISEB
8 1 (0.38%) MBA
8 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.65%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.89%) Dodd-Frank
2 13 (4.89%) MiFID
3 12 (4.51%) Basel III
4 9 (3.38%) EMIR
5 8 (3.01%) IFRS
5 8 (3.01%) QA
6 7 (2.63%) IFRS 9
7 4 (1.50%) Basel II
8 3 (1.13%) FINREP
9 2 (0.75%) COBIT
9 2 (0.75%) GDPR
9 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.38%) COREP
10 1 (0.38%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.38%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.38%) Kibana
2 1 (0.38%) logstash
2 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (15.79%) Oracle
2 15 (5.64%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.38%) Adobe
4 8 (3.01%) Google
4 8 (3.01%) SAP
5 5 (1.88%) Cognos
6 4 (1.50%) CA
6 4 (1.50%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (1.50%) Cognizant
6 4 (1.50%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.13%) Reuters
7 3 (1.13%) Tableau
7 3 (1.13%) Teradata
8 2 (0.75%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.75%) Pega
9 1 (0.38%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.38%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.38%) IBM
9 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.38%) OpenLink