Market Risk
UK

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Market Risk over the 6 months to 22 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 737 869 1027
Rank change year-on-year +132 +158 -308
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 79 137 102
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 63 81
10th Percentile £72,500 £59,000 £62,500
25th Percentile £84,688 £83,125 £72,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £98,442 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.58% +15.81% -
75th Percentile £101,563 £130,000 £122,500
90th Percentile £128,125 £146,000 £132,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £90,000 £98,442 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.58% +71.20% -

All Generic Skills
UK

Market Risk is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 27,788 46,644 62,923
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 35.58% 42.04% 45.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19,916 26,010 33,108
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £62,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +4.84% +3.33%
75th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Market Risk
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Market Risk as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Market Risk in the UK

Market Risk
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Market Risk.

Salary trend for Market Risk in the UK

Market Risk
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Market Risk over the 6 months to 22 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Market Risk in the UK

Market Risk
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the UK over the 6 months to 22 February 2024. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London +126 51 £90,000 -8.58% 1
Scotland +23 42 - -
England +107 35 £90,000 -8.58% 41
London +118 26 £90,000 -10.00% 41
Yorkshire +116 9 £90,000 -8.58%
North of England +105 9 £90,000 -8.58%
Work from Home +88 7 £72,500 -35.56% 14

Market Risk
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.39%) Confluence
2 3 (3.80%) SAS
3 1 (1.27%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) AWS
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon EKS
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.06%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (5.06%) Serverless
3 2 (2.53%) Power Platform
3 2 (2.53%) WeChat
4 1 (1.27%) Azure
4 1 (1.27%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (1.27%) Azure Event Grid
4 1 (1.27%) Azure Key Vault
4 1 (1.27%) Azure Service Bus
4 1 (1.27%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (46.84%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.53%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.27%) CockroachDB
4 1 (1.27%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) Power BI
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) JIRA
2 4 (5.06%) Bitbucket
2 4 (5.06%) Git
2 4 (5.06%) Sourcetree
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 64 (81.01%) Finance
2 52 (65.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 50 (63.29%) Law
4 42 (53.16%) Marketing
5 38 (48.10%) Financial Institution
6 23 (29.11%) Banking
7 16 (20.25%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (20.25%) Social Skills
8 7 (8.86%) Front Office
9 4 (5.06%) Investment Banking
9 4 (5.06%) Retail
9 4 (5.06%) Retail Banking
10 3 (3.80%) Advertising
10 3 (3.80%) Dutch Language
10 3 (3.80%) German Language
10 3 (3.80%) Retail Finance
11 2 (2.53%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (2.53%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (1.27%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Engineering Manager
1 35 (44.30%) Software Engineering Manager
2 16 (20.25%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Business Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) Risk Analyst
5 12 (15.19%) Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Risk Business Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Market Risk Analyst
8 9 (11.39%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 9 (11.39%) Senior
9 5 (6.33%) Risk Manager
10 4 (5.06%) Python Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Software Engineer
12 2 (2.53%) Architect
12 2 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
12 2 (2.53%) Senior Business Analyst
12 2 (2.53%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 2 (2.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.30%) NumPy
1 35 (44.30%) Pandas
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) .NET Core
2 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.27%) Kafka
2 1 (1.27%) React
2 1 (1.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (44.30%) Cloud Native
2 8 (10.13%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.80%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.53%) Derivative
4 2 (2.53%) Equities
4 2 (2.53%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.27%) Exotic Derivative
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (72.15%) Agile
2 48 (60.76%) Computer Science
3 45 (56.96%) Software Engineering
4 42 (53.16%) Mathematics
5 37 (46.84%) SDLC
6 35 (44.30%) CI/CD
6 35 (44.30%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (24.05%) Risk Management
8 18 (22.78%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (18.99%) Data Management
10 12 (15.19%) Project Management
11 11 (13.92%) Project Delivery
11 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (11.39%) DevOps
13 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
13 8 (10.13%) Data Analysis
14 7 (8.86%) Epics
14 7 (8.86%) Technology Roadmap
14 7 (8.86%) Validation
14 7 (8.86%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) Python
2 48 (60.76%) SQL
3 13 (16.46%) Java
4 7 (8.86%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.06%) C
5 4 (5.06%) C#
6 3 (3.80%) C++
6 3 (3.80%) R
6 3 (3.80%) VBA
7 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Degree
2 11 (13.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.80%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.53%) CFA
5 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.27%) EMIR
1 1 (1.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Ansible
1 1 (1.27%) Grafana
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Oracle
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.53%) Murex
3 2 (2.53%) Salesforce
3 2 (2.53%) SAP
4 1 (1.27%) Databricks
4 1 (1.27%) Dataiku
4 1 (1.27%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.27%) Splunk
4 1 (1.27%) Triple Point