Period
to 21 January 2021

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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 767 1021 1075
Rank change year-on-year +254 +54 +69
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 9 2 23 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.018% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.026% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 34
Median annual salary £63,750 £40,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.38% -42.86% -3.45%
10th Percentile £58,125 £31,000 £44,000
90th Percentile £70,375 £86,250 £79,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £63,750 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +64.52% -13.89% -40.00%

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 7,660 15,873 20,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.01% 12.57% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5,675 12,341 15,548
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £30,850 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

IFRS 9
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IFRS 9 in the UK

IFRS 9
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IFRS 9.

Salary trend for IFRS 9 in the UK

IFRS 9
Top 5 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 21 January 2021. 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 +240 2 £63,750 +59.38% 12
UK excluding London +177 2 £63,750 +64.52% 1
Midlands +87 2 £63,750 +87.50%
West Midlands +60 1 £60,000 +76.47%
East Midlands - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS
2 1 (50.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics

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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata