Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Risk
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 796 737 713
Rank change year-on-year -59 -24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Credit Risk 411 481 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.68% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 280 420 479
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - -4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -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 72,656 70,988 89,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.70% 40.65% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57,054 58,029 71,630
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -62 383 £65,000 +8.33% 50
London -36 302 £68,250 +9.20% 41
UK excluding London -23 104 £43,750 +9.38% 20
North of England +10 39 £40,000 -13.51% 3
North West -13 22 £47,500 - 2
Scotland -40 22 £45,000 +55.17% 7
South East +6 21 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Midlands -6 19 £39,000 +11.43% 4
Yorkshire +22 15 £33,750 -32.50% 1
West Midlands +6 12 £39,500 +12.86% 3
East Midlands +18 7 £32,500 -31.58% 1
South West -4 4 - - 1
North East -29 3 £72,500 +113.24%
East of England -3 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 267 (64.96%) Finance
2 185 (45.01%) SQL
3 181 (44.04%) Banking
4 177 (43.07%) Analytics
5 116 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
6 108 (26.28%) SAS
7 92 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
8 87 (21.17%) Front Office
9 78 (18.98%) Investment Banking
9 78 (18.98%) Degree
10 71 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
10 71 (17.27%) Mathematics
11 70 (17.03%) Risk Management
12 68 (16.55%) Retail Banking
13 67 (16.30%) C#
14 66 (16.06%) Risk Analytics
15 63 (15.33%) Oracle
16 57 (13.87%) Marketing
17 54 (13.14%) R
18 50 (12.17%) Wealth Management
19 47 (11.44%) Derivative
19 47 (11.44%) Market Risk
19 47 (11.44%) Big Data
20 45 (10.95%) Asset Management
21 43 (10.46%) SQL Server
22 42 (10.22%) Java
22 42 (10.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 42 (10.22%) JIRA
23 39 (9.49%) SDLC
24 38 (9.25%) Data Science

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
1 108 (26.28%) SAS
2 13 (3.16%) Apache
3 12 (2.92%) Apache Spark
3 12 (2.92%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.68%) IIS
5 9 (2.19%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.24%) CMS
7 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (7.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.43%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.97%) SPSS
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) WebTrends
2 6 (1.46%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.24%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.95%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) AdWords
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) Flurry Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.22%) HTTP
2 3 (0.73%) CHAP
2 3 (0.73%) Network Security
3 2 (0.49%) Broadband
4 1 (0.24%) SSL
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.44%) Big Data
2 43 (10.46%) SQL Server
3 35 (8.52%) Oracle Database
4 25 (6.08%) Base SAS
4 25 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (5.11%) QlikView
6 18 (4.38%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (3.16%) Power BI
10 12 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (2.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 11 (2.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 10 (2.43%) SAS Visual Analytics
13 9 (2.19%) NoSQL
13 9 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (1.95%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.95%) RDBMS
15 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 42 (10.22%) JIRA
2 14 (3.41%) TeamCity
3 13 (3.16%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.92%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.46%) Subversion
6 5 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.97%) Toad
8 2 (0.49%) Maven
9 1 (0.24%) Grunt
9 1 (0.24%) gulp
9 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.24%) jMock
9 1 (0.24%) JUnit
General
1 267 (64.96%) Finance
2 181 (44.04%) Banking
3 87 (21.17%) Front Office
4 78 (18.98%) Investment Banking
5 68 (16.55%) Retail Banking
6 57 (13.87%) Marketing
7 16 (3.89%) Advertising
7 16 (3.89%) Corporate Banking
8 14 (3.41%) Financial Institution
9 13 (3.16%) Retail
10 12 (2.92%) Private Banking
11 11 (2.68%) Telecoms
12 10 (2.43%) International Banking
13 5 (1.22%) Billing
13 5 (1.22%) Games
14 3 (0.73%) Legal
15 2 (0.49%) Automotive
15 2 (0.49%) Back Office
15 2 (0.49%) Retail Finance
16 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 176 (42.82%) Analyst
2 84 (20.44%) Risk Analyst
3 73 (17.76%) Developer
4 72 (17.52%) Credit Analyst
5 61 (14.84%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 47 (11.44%) Business Analyst
7 43 (10.46%) Senior Analyst
8 35 (8.52%) Consultant
9 32 (7.79%) SQL Analyst
10 31 (7.54%) SAS Analyst
11 29 (7.06%) Risk Manager
12 25 (6.08%) Senior Risk Analyst
13 23 (5.60%) Risk Business Analyst
14 22 (5.35%) Banking Analyst
15 20 (4.87%) Qualitative Analyst
15 20 (4.87%) Quantitative Analyst
16 19 (4.62%) Java Developer
17 18 (4.38%) C# Developer
17 18 (4.38%) Senior SAS Analyst
17 18 (4.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.03%) Web Services
2 18 (4.38%) .NET
2 18 (4.38%) HTML
3 13 (3.16%) HTML5
4 12 (2.92%) WPF
5 10 (2.43%) .NET Framework
6 8 (1.95%) Spring
7 7 (1.70%) XML
8 6 (1.46%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.46%) CSS
8 6 (1.46%) WCF
9 5 (1.22%) MDX
9 5 (1.22%) RESTful
10 4 (0.97%) JMS
10 4 (0.97%) Kafka
10 4 (0.97%) Middleware
11 3 (0.73%) J2EE
11 3 (0.73%) J2SE
11 3 (0.73%) STL
11 3 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 92 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (11.44%) Derivative
2 47 (11.44%) Market Risk
3 42 (10.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 30 (7.30%) Equities
5 29 (7.06%) Fintech
6 27 (6.57%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (3.41%) Algorithms
9 13 (3.16%) OTC Derivatives
10 12 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (2.92%) Virtual Team
11 10 (2.43%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.95%) Grid Computing
13 7 (1.70%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.46%) Fixed Income
15 5 (1.22%) PMI
16 3 (0.73%) Data Centre
16 3 (0.73%) SWIFT
16 3 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.00%) Unix
2 36 (8.76%) Windows
3 22 (5.35%) Linux
4 1 (0.24%) AIX
4 1 (0.24%) HPUX
4 1 (0.24%) Solaris
4 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (43.07%) Analytics
2 116 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
3 71 (17.27%) Mathematics
4 70 (17.03%) Risk Management
5 66 (16.06%) Risk Analytics
6 50 (12.17%) Wealth Management
7 45 (10.95%) Asset Management
8 39 (9.49%) SDLC
9 38 (9.25%) Data Science
9 38 (9.25%) TDD
10 37 (9.00%) Validation
11 36 (8.76%) Credit Risk Management
11 36 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 34 (8.27%) Visualisation
14 32 (7.79%) ETL
14 32 (7.79%) Statistics
15 31 (7.54%) Business Analysis
16 30 (7.30%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 185 (45.01%) SQL
2 67 (16.30%) C#
3 54 (13.14%) R
4 42 (10.22%) Java
5 37 (9.00%) Python
6 29 (7.06%) C++
7 25 (6.08%) MATLAB
7 25 (6.08%) VBA
8 23 (5.60%) PowerShell
9 18 (4.38%) Scala
10 13 (3.16%) JavaScript
11 9 (2.19%) C
11 9 (2.19%) VB
12 6 (1.46%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.22%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.49%) XPath
16 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.24%) Korn
16 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 78 (18.98%) Degree
2 17 (4.14%) PhD
3 11 (2.68%) Master's Degree
3 11 (2.68%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (2.43%) CFA
4 10 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.19%) SAS Certification
6 7 (1.70%) Postgraduate
7 5 (1.22%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB
8 1 (0.24%) MBA
8 1 (0.24%) PMP
8 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.38%) IFRS
1 18 (4.38%) IFRS 9
2 17 (4.14%) Basel III
3 15 (3.65%) MiFID
4 14 (3.41%) Data Quality
4 14 (3.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (3.41%) EMIR
5 3 (0.73%) PMO
5 3 (0.73%) QA
5 3 (0.73%) SLA
6 1 (0.24%) Basel II
6 1 (0.24%) COREP
System Software
1 4 (0.97%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.73%) Control-M
1 3 (0.73%) RSA Archer
2 2 (0.49%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.24%) Kibana
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 63 (15.33%) Oracle
2 29 (7.06%) Tableau
3 27 (6.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.68%) Google
4 11 (2.68%) Informatica
5 7 (1.70%) DevExpress
6 6 (1.46%) Teradata
7 5 (1.22%) BT
8 4 (0.97%) Alteryx
8 4 (0.97%) Bloomberg
8 4 (0.97%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (0.73%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.73%) Facebook
9 3 (0.73%) Reuters
9 3 (0.73%) Twitter
10 2 (0.49%) Apple
10 2 (0.49%) Capita
10 2 (0.49%) Remedy
10 2 (0.49%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.24%) Hitwise