Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Risk
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 821 908 825
Rank change year-on-year +87 -83 -77
Permanent jobs citing Credit Risk 185 230 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.38% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 136 187 281
UK median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% +13.04%
10th Percentile £34,000 £47,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £104,250 £103,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 47,470 59,915 67,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.56% 39.59% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36,509 45,438 52,972
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +2.35%

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 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Top 11 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 26 February 2020. 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 +86 174 £72,500 -3.33% 29
London +26 137 £75,000 -3.23% 21
UK excluding London +99 48 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Midlands +45 21 £40,000 -21.95% 2
West Midlands - 19 £40,000 - 2
South East +64 15 £60,000 +23.08% 6
Scotland +27 7 £52,500 -40.00% 2
Wales -1 4 £27,500 -50.00%
East Midlands +13 2 - -
North of England +44 1 £46,000 -3.16%
Yorkshire +28 1 £46,000 +15.00%

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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.

1 128 (69.19%) Finance
2 82 (44.32%) Banking
3 78 (42.16%) Python
4 51 (27.57%) Analytics
5 50 (27.03%) Market Risk
6 48 (25.95%) Risk Management
7 46 (24.86%) SQL
8 44 (23.78%) Degree
9 39 (21.08%) Java
9 39 (21.08%) SAS
10 38 (20.54%) Mathematics
10 38 (20.54%) Computer Science
10 38 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (19.46%) R
12 36 (19.46%) Data Science
13 33 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (17.84%) PhD
14 30 (16.22%) C++
15 26 (14.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 26 (14.05%) Big Data
16 25 (13.51%) Credit Risk Modelling
17 24 (12.97%) Physics
18 23 (12.43%) C#
18 23 (12.43%) Machine Learning
19 21 (11.35%) Fintech
19 21 (11.35%) MATLAB
20 20 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
21 19 (10.27%) Credit Risk Management
22 18 (9.73%) Algorithms

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 39 (21.08%) SAS
2 10 (5.41%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.54%) IIS
4 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.70%) SPSS
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.24%) SAP CO
1 6 (3.24%) SAP FI
1 6 (3.24%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (2.70%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.54%) Endur
3 1 (0.54%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.03%) AWS
2 2 (1.08%) Taleo
3 1 (0.54%) Azure
3 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.54%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) DHCP
1 1 (0.54%) DNS
1 1 (0.54%) Firewall
1 1 (0.54%) FTP
1 1 (0.54%) SAN
1 1 (0.54%) SMTP
1 1 (0.54%) SNMP
1 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.05%) Big Data
2 10 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (3.24%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.70%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.70%) Sqoop
6 4 (2.16%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.62%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.54%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) JConsole
2 1 (0.54%) JProfiler
2 1 (0.54%) VisualVM
General
1 128 (69.19%) Finance
2 82 (44.32%) Banking
3 18 (9.73%) Investment Banking
4 16 (8.65%) Front Office
5 12 (6.49%) Financial Institution
5 12 (6.49%) Marketing
6 11 (5.95%) Retail
6 11 (5.95%) Retail Banking
7 10 (5.41%) Advertising
8 8 (4.32%) Back Office
9 5 (2.70%) Games
10 3 (1.62%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (1.08%) Legal
11 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.54%) German Language
12 1 (0.54%) Retail Finance
12 1 (0.54%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (32.97%) Analyst
2 43 (23.24%) Developer
3 31 (16.76%) Business Analyst
4 26 (14.05%) Risk Analyst
5 23 (12.43%) Java Developer
6 21 (11.35%) Credit Analyst
7 20 (10.81%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 17 (9.19%) Risk Business Analyst
9 15 (8.11%) Qualitative Analyst
9 15 (8.11%) Quantitative Analyst
9 15 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (7.57%) Consultant
10 14 (7.57%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
11 12 (6.49%) Core Java Developer
12 11 (5.95%) Credit Risk Manager
12 11 (5.95%) Risk Manager
12 11 (5.95%) Senior Business Analyst
12 11 (5.95%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
12 11 (5.95%) Senior Risk Analyst
13 10 (5.41%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.57%) AngularJS
1 14 (7.57%) Django
2 8 (4.32%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (2.70%) NumPy
3 5 (2.70%) Pandas
3 5 (2.70%) RESTful
3 5 (2.70%) Smart Contracts
4 4 (2.16%) Kafka
4 4 (2.16%) SciPy
5 3 (1.62%) Akka
6 2 (1.08%) .NET
6 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.08%) Java Concurrency
6 2 (1.08%) jQuery
6 2 (1.08%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (1.08%) React
6 2 (1.08%) Spring
7 1 (0.54%) Web Services
7 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (27.03%) Market Risk
2 38 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (14.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (9.73%) Algorithms
5 11 (5.95%) Derivative
5 11 (5.95%) Equities
5 11 (5.95%) Exotic Derivative
6 8 (4.32%) Data Structures
7 7 (3.78%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.24%) Fixed Income
9 5 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.08%) User Experience
11 1 (0.54%) CUDA
11 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.54%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.54%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.86%) Linux
2 6 (3.24%) Unix
3 2 (1.08%) Windows
4 1 (0.54%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (27.57%) Analytics
2 48 (25.95%) Risk Management
3 38 (20.54%) Computer Science
3 38 (20.54%) Mathematics
4 37 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (19.46%) Data Science
6 33 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (13.51%) Credit Risk Modelling
8 24 (12.97%) Physics
9 23 (12.43%) Machine Learning
10 21 (11.35%) Fintech
11 20 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (10.27%) Credit Risk Management
13 18 (9.73%) Data Analysis
13 18 (9.73%) Statistics
14 17 (9.19%) Risk Analysis
15 16 (8.65%) Stochastic Calculus
15 16 (8.65%) Validation
16 15 (8.11%) Business Analysis
16 15 (8.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 78 (42.16%) Python
2 46 (24.86%) SQL
3 39 (21.08%) Java
4 36 (19.46%) R
5 30 (16.22%) C++
6 23 (12.43%) C#
7 21 (11.35%) MATLAB
8 16 (8.65%) C
9 10 (5.41%) VBA
10 8 (4.32%) Scala
11 5 (2.70%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.08%) Java 8
12 2 (1.08%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (23.78%) Degree
2 33 (17.84%) PhD
3 14 (7.57%) SC Cleared
3 14 (7.57%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.41%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.54%) CCNA
5 1 (0.54%) CCNP
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.54%) MCITP
5 1 (0.54%) MCSA
5 1 (0.54%) MCSE
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.19%) IFRS
2 16 (8.65%) IFRS 9
3 11 (5.95%) Basel II
3 11 (5.95%) Dodd-Frank
3 11 (5.95%) EMIR
3 11 (5.95%) MiFID
4 6 (3.24%) SLA
5 5 (2.70%) Basel III
6 3 (1.62%) QA
7 1 (0.54%) GAAP
7 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (7.57%) SAP
2 10 (5.41%) Google
3 9 (4.86%) Oracle
4 6 (3.24%) Tableau
5 4 (2.16%) Murex
6 3 (1.62%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.54%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco
7 1 (0.54%) Citrix
7 1 (0.54%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.54%) Reuters
7 1 (0.54%) Sun
7 1 (0.54%) Trayport
7 1 (0.54%) Veeam
7 1 (0.54%) VMware