Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1081 1160 1123
Rank change year-on-year +79 -37 +117
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 9 30 56 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.032% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 52
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £55,625 £49,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £107,500 £79,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £75,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -44.00% +50.00% -16.67%

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 20,798 22,407 21,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.82% 12.72% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15,240 17,476 17,153
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for IFRS 9 in the UK

IFRS 9
Top 6 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 23 February 2019. 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 +69 29 £70,000 -6.67% 12
London +57 27 £71,250 -3.39% 8
UK excluding London +56 3 £42,000 -44.00% 6
North of England +41 2 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Yorkshire +28 2 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Scotland +12 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 30 (100.00%) Finance
1 30 (100.00%) IFRS
2 20 (66.67%) Banking
3 16 (53.33%) Degree
4 15 (50.00%) Solvency II
5 14 (46.67%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (40.00%) GDPR
7 11 (36.67%) Data Science
8 10 (33.33%) SAS
9 9 (30.00%) ETL
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (30.00%) Financial Institution
9 9 (30.00%) Visualisation
9 9 (30.00%) FATCA
9 9 (30.00%) Dodd-Frank
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (23.33%) Back Office
11 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (23.33%) Web Services
11 7 (23.33%) XML
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 7 (23.33%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (23.33%) R
12 6 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (20.00%) Stress Testing

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 10 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP FS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.00%) Big Data
3 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (16.67%) Power BI
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (10.00%) PowerPivot
6 3 (10.00%) QlikView
6 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (6.67%) SAS EBI
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Hudson
1 1 (3.33%) RStudio
General
1 30 (100.00%) Finance
2 20 (66.67%) Banking
3 9 (30.00%) Financial Institution
4 7 (23.33%) Back Office
5 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
6 3 (10.00%) Retail
6 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
1 7 (23.33%) ETL Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Credit Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Qualitative Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Quantitative Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Data Migration Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Data Quality Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Web Services
1 7 (23.33%) XML
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 4 (13.33%) Derivative
3 3 (10.00%) Robotics
3 3 (10.00%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.33%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (36.67%) Data Science
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) ETL
3 9 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
4 7 (23.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 6 (20.00%) Data Management
5 6 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (20.00%) Migration
5 6 (20.00%) Stress Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Business Development
6 5 (16.67%) Computational Finance
6 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 5 (16.67%) Physics
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 5 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) R
3 6 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 5 (16.67%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) VBA
5 4 (13.33%) C
6 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) CFA
2 4 (13.33%) PhD
3 3 (10.00%) ACCA
3 3 (10.00%) CIMA
3 3 (10.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (100.00%) IFRS
2 15 (50.00%) Solvency II
3 12 (40.00%) GDPR
4 9 (30.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (30.00%) FATCA
5 3 (10.00%) Basel III
5 3 (10.00%) CRD IV
5 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Informatica
3 5 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Syncsort
4 3 (10.00%) Trillium
5 1 (3.33%) Tableau