Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Risk
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 630 759 693
Rank change year-on-year +129 -66 -46
Permanent jobs citing Credit Risk 634 509 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.65% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 293 423 451
UK median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -13.79%

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 75630 78725 90575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.24% 41.03% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 56792 64594 72517
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Top 14 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 17 October 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 +134 596 £70,000 +27.27% 36
London +120 543 £77,500 +14.81% 26
UK excluding London -17 86 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Scotland -6 27 £40,000 -34.69% 3
North of England -25 18 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South East +59 16 £45,500 +21.33%
Midlands +25 15 £46,250 -11.90% 3
East Midlands +49 12 £48,750 -2.50%
Yorkshire +29 12 £49,750 -0.50% 1
Wales +21 6 £40,000 +14.29%
North West -31 6 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Midlands +8 3 £40,250 -26.82% 3
South West -4 2 £36,000 -4.00% 1
East of England - 2 £70,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 490 (77.29%) Finance
2 445 (70.19%) Banking
3 379 (59.78%) SQL
4 340 (53.63%) Investment Banking
5 330 (52.05%) Analytics
6 294 (46.37%) Retail
7 280 (44.16%) Retail Banking
8 278 (43.85%) Wealth Management
9 269 (42.43%) Asset Management
10 230 (36.28%) Risk Analytics
11 226 (35.65%) Derivative
12 219 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
13 201 (31.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 197 (31.07%) SDLC
15 171 (26.97%) Analytical Skills
16 154 (24.29%) JIRA
17 146 (23.03%) Risk Management
18 141 (22.24%) Front Office
19 134 (21.14%) Microsoft Excel
20 131 (20.66%) C#
20 131 (20.66%) Oracle
20 131 (20.66%) Equities
20 131 (20.66%) Market Risk
21 127 (20.03%) Java
22 125 (19.72%) Credit Risk Analytics
23 124 (19.56%) Microsoft
24 107 (16.88%) TDD
24 107 (16.88%) Basel III
25 99 (15.62%) Business Analysis
25 99 (15.62%) 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 98 (15.46%) SAS
2 20 (3.15%) Oracle Coherence
3 18 (2.84%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.26%) GemFire
5 6 (0.95%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.63%) Apache
7 3 (0.47%) IIS
8 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.16%) CMS
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 134 (21.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.74%) SPSS
3 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Bank Analyzer
2 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.10%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (0.47%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) AdWords
5 1 (0.16%) Flurry Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) npm
5 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.16%) CHAP
1 1 (0.16%) Network Security
1 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (13.72%) Oracle Database
2 64 (10.09%) SQL Server
3 50 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 49 (7.73%) Big Data
4 49 (7.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 34 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (4.73%) QlikView
6 30 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 22 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (3.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 19 (3.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 18 (2.84%) Base SAS
11 17 (2.68%) Hadoop
12 15 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 11 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 7 (1.10%) Oracle Discoverer
15 7 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 154 (24.29%) JIRA
2 54 (8.52%) TeamCity
3 43 (6.78%) Visual Studio
4 18 (2.84%) Maven
5 13 (2.05%) Git (software)
6 10 (1.58%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.26%) Toad
8 7 (1.10%) Selenium
9 6 (0.95%) Grunt
9 6 (0.95%) gulp
9 6 (0.95%) SpecFlow
9 6 (0.95%) Subversion
10 4 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.32%) jMock
11 2 (0.32%) JUnit
12 1 (0.16%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.16%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.16%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.16%) ProC
12 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
General
1 490 (77.29%) Finance
2 445 (70.19%) Banking
3 340 (53.63%) Investment Banking
4 294 (46.37%) Retail
5 280 (44.16%) Retail Banking
6 141 (22.24%) Front Office
7 66 (10.41%) Marketing
8 13 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.42%) Advertising
10 6 (0.95%) Back Office
10 6 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.79%) Legal
12 4 (0.63%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.47%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.32%) Games
14 2 (0.32%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 207 (32.65%) Analyst
2 154 (24.29%) Developer
3 119 (18.77%) Business Analyst
4 104 (16.40%) Java Developer
5 98 (15.46%) Risk Analyst
6 82 (12.93%) Credit Analyst
7 68 (10.73%) Risk Business Analyst
8 60 (9.46%) Credit Risk Developer
8 60 (9.46%) Software Engineer
9 54 (8.52%) Senior Developer
10 53 (8.36%) Credit Risk Java Developer
10 53 (8.36%) Senior Analyst
11 52 (8.20%) C# Software Engineer
11 52 (8.20%) Senior Java Developer
12 50 (7.89%) Risk Analytics Analyst
12 50 (7.89%) Risk Analytics Business Analyst
13 49 (7.73%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 49 (7.73%) Senior Software Engineer
14 46 (7.26%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
15 45 (7.10%) Head of Risk Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (8.99%) Web Services
2 21 (3.31%) HTML
3 17 (2.68%) HTML5
4 16 (2.52%) JMS
4 16 (2.52%) Spring
5 15 (2.37%) CSS
6 14 (2.21%) .NET
6 14 (2.21%) WPF
7 12 (1.89%) AngularJS
8 10 (1.58%) JPA
8 10 (1.58%) XML
9 9 (1.42%) ASP.NET
9 9 (1.42%) CSS3
9 9 (1.42%) REST
10 8 (1.26%) Angular 2
10 8 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.10%) Guice
11 7 (1.10%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.10%) J2EE
12 6 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 226 (35.65%) Derivative
2 201 (31.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 171 (26.97%) Analytical Skills
4 131 (20.66%) Equities
4 131 (20.66%) Market Risk
5 99 (15.62%) OTC Derivatives
6 86 (13.56%) Computer Science
7 53 (8.36%) Fixed Income
8 52 (8.20%) Equity Derivative
9 22 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
10 15 (2.37%) Hedge funds
11 14 (2.21%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.58%) User Experience
13 9 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.42%) Social Media
14 7 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
14 7 (1.10%) Grid Computing
14 7 (1.10%) Reference Data
15 5 (0.79%) AS400
15 5 (0.79%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 64 (10.09%) Linux
2 55 (8.68%) Windows
3 36 (5.68%) Unix
4 5 (0.79%) AIX
4 5 (0.79%) Solaris
4 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (52.05%) Analytics
2 278 (43.85%) Wealth Management
3 269 (42.43%) Asset Management
4 230 (36.28%) Risk Analytics
5 219 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
6 197 (31.07%) SDLC
7 146 (23.03%) Risk Management
8 125 (19.72%) Credit Risk Analytics
9 107 (16.88%) TDD
10 99 (15.62%) Business Analysis
11 97 (15.30%) Project Management
12 88 (13.88%) Credit Risk Management
13 73 (11.51%) Software Engineering
14 69 (10.88%) Data Integration
15 68 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
16 55 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
18 51 (8.04%) DevOps
19 50 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
20 48 (7.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 379 (59.78%) SQL
2 131 (20.66%) C#
3 127 (20.03%) Java
4 46 (7.26%) PowerShell
5 41 (6.47%) VBA
6 39 (6.15%) R
7 36 (5.68%) JavaScript
8 27 (4.26%) Python
9 21 (3.31%) MATLAB
10 18 (2.84%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.68%) Scala
12 16 (2.52%) C++
13 10 (1.58%) C
14 8 (1.26%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.95%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.63%) VB
17 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.16%) F#
18 1 (0.16%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (10.57%) Degree
2 16 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.58%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (1.10%) PhD
5 6 (0.95%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.63%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.32%) MBA
7 2 (0.32%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.16%) CFA
8 1 (0.16%) CIMA
8 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (16.88%) Basel III
2 14 (2.21%) IFRS
3 13 (2.05%) IFRS 9
4 10 (1.58%) MiFID
5 7 (1.10%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.10%) QA
6 6 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.95%) EMIR
7 3 (0.47%) Basel II
8 2 (0.32%) PMO
8 2 (0.32%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.16%) COREP
9 1 (0.16%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) HDFS
2 1 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (0.63%) Control-M
2 3 (0.47%) BladeLogic
2 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 131 (20.66%) Oracle
2 124 (19.56%) Microsoft
3 38 (5.99%) Tableau
4 13 (2.05%) DevExpress
5 9 (1.42%) Teradata
6 7 (1.10%) Alteryx
6 7 (1.10%) Google
7 6 (0.95%) Adobe
8 4 (0.63%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.63%) Facebook
8 4 (0.63%) Murex
9 3 (0.47%) Apple
9 3 (0.47%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.47%) Informatica
9 3 (0.47%) Remedy
9 3 (0.47%) SAP
9 3 (0.47%) Twitter
10 2 (0.32%) Calypso
11 1 (0.16%) HP
11 1 (0.16%) Intel