Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IFRS 9 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IFRS 9 over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1104 1162 1170
Rank change year-on-year +58 +8 +122
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 9 51 42 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.023% 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 59
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00% +17.37%
10th Percentile £39,941 £47,875 £47,500
90th Percentile £79,250 £109,125 £77,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £36,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +59.72% -28.00% -11.50%

IFRS 9 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 21,538 22,576 24,605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.30% 12.52% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16,232 16,889 19,451
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

IFRS 9
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IFRS 9 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IFRS 9 in the UK

IFRS 9
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IFRS 9.

Salary trend for IFRS 9 in the UK

IFRS 9
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IFRS 9 over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for IFRS 9 in the UK

IFRS 9
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IFRS 9 within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 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
England +27 44 £70,000 - 10
London +50 38 £71,250 +1.79% 9
UK excluding London +33 6 £57,500 +59.72% 2
Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £90,000 -
South East +21 1 £70,000 +36.59%
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing IFRS 9 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 IFRS 9.

1 51 (100.00%) IFRS
2 49 (96.08%) Finance
3 29 (56.86%) Banking
4 25 (49.02%) Solvency II
5 23 (45.10%) SQL
6 22 (43.14%) Financial Institution
6 22 (43.14%) FATCA
6 22 (43.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 22 (43.14%) Degree
6 22 (43.14%) GDPR
7 20 (39.22%) Data Science
8 17 (33.33%) Big Data
9 16 (31.37%) SAS
10 15 (29.41%) Migration
11 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (27.45%) Visualisation
12 12 (23.53%) Analytics
13 11 (21.57%) R
13 11 (21.57%) Data Visualisation
13 11 (21.57%) Data Migration
14 10 (19.61%) Credit Risk
14 10 (19.61%) Stress Testing
14 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (19.61%) Data Modelling
15 9 (17.65%) Statistics
15 9 (17.65%) Mathematics
16 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (13.73%) Retail

IFRS 9
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 16 (31.37%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SPSS
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.96%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) Big Data
2 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.80%) QlikView
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.88%) Power BI
5 3 (5.88%) PowerPivot
5 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) STATISTICA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) RStudio
General
1 49 (96.08%) Finance
2 29 (56.86%) Banking
3 22 (43.14%) Financial Institution
4 7 (13.73%) Retail
5 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
6 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.92%) General Ledger
7 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Data Manager
3 10 (19.61%) Data Migration Manager
3 10 (19.61%) Migration Manager
4 9 (17.65%) Consultant
4 9 (17.65%) Data Consultant
5 8 (15.69%) Risk Analyst
6 7 (13.73%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) Management Consultant
8 5 (9.80%) Developer
8 5 (9.80%) ETL Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Risk Analyst
10 3 (5.88%) Data Quality Specialist
10 3 (5.88%) Informatica Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Informatica ETL Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Risk Manager
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Management Consultant
10 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Web Services
1 5 (9.80%) XML
2 3 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (19.61%) Credit Risk
2 5 (9.80%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.92%) Derivative
3 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Data Science
2 15 (29.41%) Migration
3 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (27.45%) Visualisation
4 12 (23.53%) Analytics
5 11 (21.57%) Data Migration
5 11 (21.57%) Data Visualisation
6 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) Data Modelling
6 10 (19.61%) Stress Testing
7 9 (17.65%) Mathematics
7 9 (17.65%) Statistics
8 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.73%) Data Management
10 6 (11.76%) Credit Risk Modelling
10 6 (11.76%) Data Architecture
10 6 (11.76%) Data Governance
11 5 (9.80%) Data Lineage
11 5 (9.80%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) R
3 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.92%) VBA
4 1 (1.96%) C++
4 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (43.14%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) PhD
3 2 (3.92%) ACCA
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.92%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (100.00%) IFRS
2 25 (49.02%) Solvency II
3 22 (43.14%) Dodd-Frank
3 22 (43.14%) FATCA
3 22 (43.14%) GDPR
4 3 (5.88%) CRD IV
4 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
5 2 (3.92%) Basel III
6 1 (1.96%) Basel II
6 1 (1.96%) IAS 39
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Informatica
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Syncsort
3 3 (5.88%) Trillium
4 2 (3.92%) Tableau