Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1127 1147 1194
Rank change year-on-year +20 +47 +100
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 9 50 40 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.024% 0.050%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 93
UK median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +50.00%
10th Percentile £45,500 £48,000 £48,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £76,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £50,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -28.57% +108.96%

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 22,787 20,324 26,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.10% 12.02% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17,503 15,904 20,957
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for IFRS 9 in the UK

IFRS 9
Top 11 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 25 May 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 -4 42 £75,000 +25.00% 5
London -11 29 £75,000 +22.45% 4
UK excluding London +14 19 £75,000 +50.00% 2
South East -12 8 £75,000 +50.00%
Scotland - 6 £45,000 - 1
North of England -7 3 £41,250 -41.07%
North West -14 2 £45,000 -38.98%
Yorkshire +14 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 50 (100.00%) IFRS
2 24 (48.00%) SAS
2 24 (48.00%) Finance
3 21 (42.00%) Credit Risk
4 18 (36.00%) Banking
5 15 (30.00%) Degree
6 14 (28.00%) FATCA
7 13 (26.00%) SQL
8 12 (24.00%) Financial Institution
8 12 (24.00%) Solvency II
8 12 (24.00%) GDPR
8 12 (24.00%) Dodd-Frank
9 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (22.00%) Data Science
9 11 (22.00%) Big Data
9 11 (22.00%) Validation
10 10 (20.00%) Analytics
11 9 (18.00%) Scorecard
12 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
12 8 (16.00%) Migration
12 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (14.00%) Data Management
13 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
13 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Excel
13 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
13 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
13 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (14.00%) Informatica
13 7 (14.00%) Waterfall

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 24 (48.00%) SAS
2 6 (12.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (6.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (6.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Big Data
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) JIRA
General
1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Banking
3 12 (24.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Law
6 1 (2.00%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Credit Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Data Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Data Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Data Migration Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Management Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Migration Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Manager
7 4 (8.00%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Management Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Quantitative Specialist
8 3 (6.00%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) XML
1 6 (12.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Credit Risk
2 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Data Science
1 11 (22.00%) Validation
2 10 (20.00%) Analytics
3 9 (18.00%) Scorecard
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (16.00%) Migration
5 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
5 7 (14.00%) Data Management
5 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
5 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Data Extraction
6 6 (12.00%) Data Mapping
6 6 (12.00%) Programme Delivery
6 6 (12.00%) Risk Analytics
6 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) R
3 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (100.00%) IFRS
2 14 (28.00%) FATCA
3 12 (24.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 12 (24.00%) GDPR
3 12 (24.00%) Solvency II
4 2 (4.00%) Basel III
4 2 (4.00%) MiFID
5 1 (2.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Informatica
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Teradata