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 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Market Risk
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 760 781 864
Rank change year-on-year +21 +83  
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 98 137 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 80 102 92
Median salary £85,000 £79,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +12.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,750 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 - £35,000

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

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35288 41896 44191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.51% 42.02% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28128 34157 35030
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Market Risk
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Market Risk as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Market Risk in the UK

Market Risk
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Market Risk in the UK

Market Risk
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Market Risk over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Market Risk in the UK

Market Risk
Top 9 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 3 months to 28 May 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 +39 93 £85,000 +7.59% 9
London +18 92 £85,000 +7.59% 9
City of London +53 41 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Glasgow +12 5 - -
Scotland +7 5 - -
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £82,500 -
Manchester - 1 £85,000 -
North West - 1 £85,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk.

1 114 (66.67%) Finance
2 90 (52.63%) Banking
3 73 (42.69%) Credit Risk
4 68 (39.77%) Risk Management
5 64 (37.43%) Java
6 61 (35.67%) SQL
7 56 (32.75%) C#
8 49 (28.65%) Front Office
9 48 (28.07%) Computer Science
9 48 (28.07%) Mathematics
10 47 (27.49%) Investment Banking
11 36 (21.05%) C++
12 33 (19.30%) Hedge funds
13 31 (18.13%) Python
14 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (16.96%) Derivative
16 28 (16.37%) SDLC
17 27 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
18 26 (15.20%) Greeks
18 26 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (14.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 24 (14.04%) Degree
20 19 (11.11%) Analytics
21 18 (10.53%) Asset Management
21 18 (10.53%) Advertising
22 17 (9.94%) MiFID
23 16 (9.36%) Credit Risk Management
23 16 (9.36%) Fixed Income
24 15 (8.77%) .NET
24 15 (8.77%) Physics

Market Risk
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 3 (1.75%) Confluence
2 2 (1.17%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.58%) JBoss
3 1 (0.58%) SAS
3 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.34%) Stata
3 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Front Arena
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Bank Analyzer
1 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.09%) Big Data
2 7 (4.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.51%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.75%) MySQL
5 3 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.17%) Redis
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.58%) MS Access
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (8.19%) Subversion
2 11 (6.43%) JIRA
3 8 (4.68%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.75%) Hudson
5 3 (1.75%) MSBuild
5 3 (1.75%) NuGet
5 3 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 114 (66.67%) Finance
2 90 (52.63%) Banking
3 49 (28.65%) Front Office
4 47 (27.49%) Investment Banking
5 18 (10.53%) Advertising
6 11 (6.43%) Financial Institution
6 11 (6.43%) Retail
7 9 (5.26%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.34%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (1.75%) Back Office
9 3 (1.75%) Legal
10 2 (1.17%) French Language
10 2 (1.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 86 (50.29%) Developer
2 41 (23.98%) Analyst
3 37 (21.64%) C# Developer
4 33 (19.30%) Java Developer
5 31 (18.13%) Market Risk Developer
6 24 (14.04%) Senior Developer
7 23 (13.45%) Market Risk Java Developer
7 23 (13.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (12.28%) Business Analyst
9 20 (11.70%) Credit Risk Developer
10 18 (10.53%) Credit Risk Java Developer
10 18 (10.53%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
11 17 (9.94%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
12 14 (8.19%) Risk Analyst
13 13 (7.60%) C++ Developer
13 13 (7.60%) Python Developer
14 12 (7.02%) Lead Developer
15 11 (6.43%) Architect
15 11 (6.43%) Market Risk C++ Developer
15 11 (6.43%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.77%) .NET
2 10 (5.85%) XML
3 5 (2.92%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.92%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.92%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (2.92%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (2.92%) STL
3 5 (2.92%) Web Services
4 4 (2.34%) NumPy
4 4 (2.34%) WPF
5 3 (1.75%) Middleware
5 3 (1.75%) Reactive Extensions
5 3 (1.75%) Task Parallel Library
5 3 (1.75%) WCF
6 2 (1.17%) Kafka
7 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.58%) J2EE
7 1 (0.58%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 73 (42.69%) Credit Risk
2 48 (28.07%) Computer Science
3 33 (19.30%) Hedge funds
4 29 (16.96%) Derivative
5 27 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
6 24 (14.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (9.36%) Fixed Income
8 13 (7.60%) Equities
9 11 (6.43%) Equity Derivative
9 11 (6.43%) Reference Data
10 7 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (4.09%) OTC Derivatives
11 5 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (2.34%) Equity Risk
12 4 (2.34%) Grid Computing
13 3 (1.75%) Algorithms
13 3 (1.75%) Fintech
14 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
15 1 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
15 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.85%) Linux
2 9 (5.26%) Windows
3 8 (4.68%) Unix
4 3 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.77%) Risk Management
2 48 (28.07%) Mathematics
3 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (16.37%) SDLC
5 26 (15.20%) Greeks
5 26 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (11.11%) Analytics
7 18 (10.53%) Asset Management
8 16 (9.36%) Credit Risk Management
9 15 (8.77%) Physics
10 13 (7.60%) OO
11 12 (7.02%) Validation
12 11 (6.43%) Stress Testing
13 10 (5.85%) Financial Modelling
13 10 (5.85%) Stochastic Calculus
14 9 (5.26%) Business Process Analysis
14 9 (5.26%) Quantitative Research
15 8 (4.68%) Coaching
15 8 (4.68%) Matrix Organization
15 8 (4.68%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 64 (37.43%) Java
2 61 (35.67%) SQL
3 56 (32.75%) C#
4 36 (21.05%) C++
5 31 (18.13%) Python
6 14 (8.19%) MATLAB
6 14 (8.19%) R
7 12 (7.02%) VBA
8 9 (5.26%) Scala
9 6 (3.51%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.75%) Bourne shell
10 3 (1.75%) Korn
10 3 (1.75%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.75%) Ruby
11 2 (1.17%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.58%) VB
12 1 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (14.04%) Degree
2 6 (3.51%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.58%) ACCA
4 1 (0.58%) CIMA
4 1 (0.58%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.94%) MiFID
2 9 (5.26%) EMIR
3 8 (4.68%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (2.92%) Basel III
5 4 (2.34%) IFRS
6 3 (1.75%) FATCA
6 3 (1.75%) QA
7 2 (1.17%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) Ansible
2 5 (2.92%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.75%) Puppet
4 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (3.51%) Oracle
1 6 (3.51%) SAP
1 6 (3.51%) TIBCO
2 5 (2.92%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (2.92%) BMC
3 4 (2.34%) Cognos
3 4 (2.34%) Murex
4 3 (1.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.75%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.17%) Splunk
6 1 (0.58%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.58%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.58%) HP
6 1 (0.58%) Reuters
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