Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Fraud Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1162 1173 1206
Rank change year-on-year +11 +33 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Fraud Analyst 14 20 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.011% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.012% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 49
UK median annual salary £50,000 £72,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.03% +70.59% +3.03%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,750 £86,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% +8.33% -23.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,793 169,672 200,153
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.11% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,587 141,257 167,368
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Fraud Analyst in the UK

Fraud Analyst
Top 5 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 23 January 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
UK excluding London +11 9 £45,000 +38.46% 1
England -14 7 £52,500 -27.59%
Scotland - 7 £45,000 - 1
London -33 5 £50,000 -34.43%
South East +19 2 £55,000 +69.23%

Fraud Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Fraud Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Fraud Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) SAS
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Credit Risk
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) R
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Fintech
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (21.43%) VB
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Data Validation
7 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
7 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Validation
8 1 (7.14%) Data Security
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (7.14%) ISEB
8 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (7.14%) Biometrics
8 1 (7.14%) JIRA
8 1 (7.14%) Spotfire
8 1 (7.14%) Actimize
8 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
8 1 (7.14%) Data Management

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 9 (64.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Actimize
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Impala
1 1 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (7.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Credit Risk
2 3 (21.43%) Fintech
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 2 (14.29%) Data Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Biometrics
5 1 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) R
3 3 (21.43%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (7.14%) TSYS