Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Fraud Analyst was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Fraud Analyst
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1156 1238 1265
Rank change year-on-year +82 +27 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Fraud Analyst 27 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.009% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.009% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 52
UK median annual salary £72,500 £33,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +119.70% -40.00% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £21,172 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £66,875 £74,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £25,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +70.00% -28.57% -6.67%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170504 195110 215041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.98% 96.49% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138625 163935 176370
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Fraud Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Fraud Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Fraud Analyst in the UK

Fraud Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fraud Analyst.

Salary trend for Fraud Analyst in the UK

Fraud Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fraud Analyst over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Fraud Analyst in the UK

Fraud Analyst
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fraud Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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 +90 27 £72,500 +123.08%
London +46 18 £72,500 +93.33%
UK excluding London +60 9 £42,500 +70.00%
North of England -8 6 £50,000 +100.00%
Yorkshire +27 4 £55,000 +120.00%
South East +74 2 £42,500 +117.75%
North East - 2 £27,500 -
Midlands +46 1 £26,000 -5.45%
West Midlands +28 1 £26,000 -5.45%

Fraud Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Fraud Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Fraud Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Finance
2 22 (81.48%) SQL
3 20 (74.07%) XML
3 20 (74.07%) Windows
4 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (70.37%) Banking
5 18 (66.67%) Actimize
5 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 18 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (62.96%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
7 16 (59.26%) Legal
7 16 (59.26%) Scrum
7 16 (59.26%) Regression Testing
7 16 (59.26%) XML Schema
7 16 (59.26%) XSD
7 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
7 16 (59.26%) Back Office
7 16 (59.26%) Business Analysis
7 16 (59.26%) Data Analysis
7 16 (59.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (59.26%) Corporate Banking
7 16 (59.26%) Fraud Modelling
7 16 (59.26%) DevOps
7 16 (59.26%) Kalman Filter
7 16 (59.26%) Functional Testing
7 16 (59.26%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Analytics
8 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (14.81%) HTML

Fraud Analyst Skill Set
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 4 (14.81%) SAS
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Actimize
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Base SAS
General
1 27 (100.00%) Finance
2 19 (70.37%) Banking
3 16 (59.26%) Back Office
3 16 (59.26%) Corporate Banking
3 16 (59.26%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) XML
2 16 (59.26%) XML Schema
2 16 (59.26%) XSD
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (62.96%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 16 (59.26%) Business Analysis
4 16 (59.26%) Data Analysis
4 16 (59.26%) DevOps
4 16 (59.26%) Fraud Modelling
4 16 (59.26%) Functional Testing
4 16 (59.26%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (59.26%) Regression Testing
4 16 (59.26%) Scrum
4 16 (59.26%) System Integration Testing
4 16 (59.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Fraud Detection
6 3 (11.11%) Machine Learning
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source Development
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft