The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IFRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IFRS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 876 937
Rank change year-on-year +24 +61  
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 22 59 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.060% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.46% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 21
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +20.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,343 £50,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £77,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,715 £74,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -50.38% +120.89%  

IFRS 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 10723 12840 13959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.06% 13.05% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10218 12892 13599
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

IFRS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IFRS in the UK

IFRS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IFRS in the UK

IFRS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IFRS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IFRS in the UK

IFRS
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +27 20 £63,000 +0.80% 10
London +27 18 £63,500 +1.60% 7
UK excluding London +3 4 £36,715 -50.38% 3
Scotland +4 2 £36,715 -50.38%
South East +43 1 £32,500 - 1
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing IFRS 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.

1 48 (81.36%) Finance
2 35 (59.32%) IFRS 9
3 30 (50.85%) SAS
4 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (40.68%) Banking
6 22 (37.29%) Credit Risk
7 18 (30.51%) SQL
8 16 (27.12%) Retail
9 13 (22.03%) Business Analysis
9 13 (22.03%) Analytics
10 12 (20.34%) Risk Analytics
10 12 (20.34%) Credit Risk Analytics
11 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (18.64%) Base SAS
11 11 (18.64%) Retail Banking
12 10 (16.95%) Degree
12 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (16.95%) Scorecard
12 10 (16.95%) Process Improvement
13 9 (15.25%) Data Management
13 9 (15.25%) IAS 39
13 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (15.25%) Stress Testing
14 8 (13.56%) MiFID
14 8 (13.56%) Basel II
14 8 (13.56%) Oracle
14 8 (13.56%) Data Quality
14 8 (13.56%) Data Strategy
14 8 (13.56%) Fraud Detection
15 7 (11.86%) Credit Risk Modelling

IFRS
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 30 (50.85%) SAS
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) EViews
1 4 (6.78%) SPSS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (3.39%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (3.39%) Sage 200
2 2 (3.39%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.39%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.69%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) Base SAS
1 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (5.08%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (5.08%) Power BI
3 3 (5.08%) SAS EBI
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.69%) OLAP
5 1 (1.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 48 (81.36%) Finance
2 24 (40.68%) Banking
3 16 (27.12%) Retail
4 11 (18.64%) Retail Banking
5 6 (10.17%) Advertising
6 5 (8.47%) Front Office
7 4 (6.78%) International Banking
8 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
8 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
9 2 (3.39%) Billing
9 2 (3.39%) Legal
9 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
9 2 (3.39%) Marketing
9 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Risk Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Business Analyst
4 12 (20.34%) Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Credit Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) Financial Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) SAS Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Lead Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Risk Manager
7 6 (10.17%) Banking Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Finance Business Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Operations Business Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Financial Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Operations Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (37.29%) Credit Risk
3 5 (8.47%) Reinsurance
4 4 (6.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.08%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Analytics
1 13 (22.03%) Business Analysis
2 12 (20.34%) Credit Risk Analytics
2 12 (20.34%) Risk Analytics
3 10 (16.95%) Process Improvement
3 10 (16.95%) Scorecard
3 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.25%) Data Management
4 9 (15.25%) Stress Testing
4 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Data Strategy
5 8 (13.56%) Fraud Detection
6 7 (11.86%) Benchmarking
6 7 (11.86%) Coaching
6 7 (11.86%) Credit Risk Analysis
6 7 (11.86%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
6 7 (11.86%) Quality Management
6 7 (11.86%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) R
3 5 (8.47%) MATLAB
4 3 (5.08%) C#
4 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.39%) ACCA
3 2 (3.39%) CCAB
3 2 (3.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (59.32%) IFRS 9
2 9 (15.25%) IAS 39
3 8 (13.56%) Basel II
3 8 (13.56%) Data Quality
3 8 (13.56%) MiFID
4 3 (5.08%) QA
5 2 (3.39%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (3.39%) FATCA
6 1 (1.69%) Basel III
6 1 (1.69%) COREP
6 1 (1.69%) EMIR
6 1 (1.69%) FINREP
6 1 (1.69%) GAAP
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) Teradata
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Sage
5 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) Zuora
6 1 (1.69%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
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