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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IAS 39 Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 873 928 981
Rank change year-on-year +55 +53  
Permanent jobs citing IAS 39 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.009% 0.039% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.14% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary - £70,000 -

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10694 12698 14157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.96% 13.08% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8072 10143 11159
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

IAS 39
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IAS 39 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 1 £47,500 -32.14%
London - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 9 (100.00%) SAS
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (100.00%) IFRS
1 9 (100.00%) IFRS 9
2 8 (88.89%) Credit Risk
3 7 (77.78%) Analytics
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (66.67%) Teradata
4 6 (66.67%) Data Management
4 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (66.67%) Quality Management
4 6 (66.67%) Data Quality
4 6 (66.67%) Risk Analytics
4 6 (66.67%) Base SAS
4 6 (66.67%) Data Strategy
4 6 (66.67%) Credit Risk Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) R
6 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Scorecard
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) Basel II

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 9 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Base SAS
1 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Lead Developer
1 6 (66.67%) SAS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (88.89%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Credit Risk Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Data Management
2 6 (66.67%) Data Strategy
2 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 6 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Scorecard
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) IFRS
1 9 (100.00%) IFRS 9
2 6 (66.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (11.11%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Teradata