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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 883 962
Rank change year-on-year +41 +79  
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 9 20 64 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.062% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.47% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 20 58 10
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £57,000 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £77,000 £75,750
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £68,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +102.98%  

IFRS 9 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 10315 13599 14363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.96% 13.07% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8093 10778 11166
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

IFRS 9
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IFRS 9 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 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 +52 20 £60,000 -7.69%
London +68 17 £60,000 -14.28%
City of London +38 6 £62,500 -
Manchester -16 2 £73,750 +18.00%
North West -30 2 £73,750 +18.00%
South East - 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing IFRS 9 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 IFRS 9.

1 46 (100.00%) IFRS
2 38 (82.61%) Finance
3 29 (63.04%) SAS
4 28 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (43.48%) SQL
5 20 (43.48%) Credit Risk
6 19 (41.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (39.13%) Banking
8 13 (28.26%) Financial Institution
8 13 (28.26%) Analytics
9 12 (26.09%) Risk Analytics
9 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (23.91%) Retail
11 10 (21.74%) IAS 39
11 10 (21.74%) CIPFA
11 10 (21.74%) CIMA
11 10 (21.74%) ACCA
12 9 (19.57%) Data Strategy
12 9 (19.57%) Base SAS
12 9 (19.57%) Target Operating Model
13 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
13 8 (17.39%) Data Quality
13 8 (17.39%) Stress Testing
13 8 (17.39%) Degree
13 8 (17.39%) Benchmarking
13 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle
13 8 (17.39%) Scorecard
14 7 (15.22%) Fraud Detection
14 7 (15.22%) Credit Risk Modelling

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 29 (63.04%) SAS
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.70%) EViews
2 4 (8.70%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (19.57%) Base SAS
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (6.52%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (6.52%) Power BI
3 3 (6.52%) SAS EBI
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) OLAP
4 1 (2.17%) OLAP Cube
General
1 38 (82.61%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) Banking
3 13 (28.26%) Financial Institution
4 11 (23.91%) Retail
5 6 (13.04%) Advertising
5 6 (13.04%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Financial Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Risk Analyst
4 12 (26.09%) Business Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) Developer
5 10 (21.74%) Finance Business Analyst
6 9 (19.57%) SAS Developer
7 8 (17.39%) Business Consultant
7 8 (17.39%) Consultant
7 8 (17.39%) Credit Analyst
7 8 (17.39%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 6 (13.04%) Lead Developer
8 6 (13.04%) Risk Manager
9 4 (8.70%) Qualitative Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Quantitative Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Quantitative Risk Manager
10 3 (6.52%) Banking Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) SAS Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (43.48%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (28.26%) Analytics
3 12 (26.09%) Risk Analytics
4 9 (19.57%) Data Strategy
4 9 (19.57%) Target Operating Model
5 8 (17.39%) Benchmarking
5 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 8 (17.39%) Scorecard
5 8 (17.39%) Stress Testing
6 7 (15.22%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 7 (15.22%) Data Management
6 7 (15.22%) Fraud Detection
6 7 (15.22%) Project Planning
6 7 (15.22%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Quality Management
7 6 (13.04%) Quantitative Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Strategic Management
8 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
8 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.87%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) R
3 4 (8.70%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.52%) C#
4 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) ACCA
1 10 (21.74%) CIMA
1 10 (21.74%) CIPFA
2 8 (17.39%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (100.00%) IFRS
2 10 (21.74%) IAS 39
3 8 (17.39%) Data Quality
4 7 (15.22%) Basel II
5 1 (2.17%) COREP
5 1 (2.17%) CRD IV
5 1 (2.17%) FATCA
5 1 (2.17%) FINREP
5 1 (2.17%) MiFID
5 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Teradata
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Cognizant