Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IAS 39 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IAS 39 over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IAS 39 Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1197 1212 1306
Rank change year-on-year +15 +94 +14
Permanent jobs citing IAS 39 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.004% 0.025% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
UK median annual salary £60,000 £77,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.58% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - £50,000 -

IAS 39 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 22514 24478 28091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.63% 12.97% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16841 19353 22197
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

IAS 39
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IAS 39 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IAS 39 in the UK

IAS 39
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IAS 39.

Salary trend for IAS 39 in the UK

IAS 39
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IAS 39 within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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 +36 1 £60,000 -22.58% 1
London +4 1 £60,000 -22.58% 1

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing IAS 39 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 IAS 39.

1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS 9
1 1 (100.00%) Capital Modelling

IAS 39
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 1 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capital Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS 9