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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Market Risk
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 762 788 872
Rank change year-on-year +26 +84  
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 128 144 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.35% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 89 91
Median salary £90,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary - £67,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +92.85%  

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 37636 40656 44723
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.21% 41.29% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 29392 33323 35694
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 £29,500 £28,250
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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Market Risk in the UK

Market Risk
Top 4 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 27 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 +57 128 £90,000 +20.00% 14
London +52 128 £90,000 +20.00% 14
City of London +67 50 £100,000 +33.33% 4
Docklands, London - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 142 (69.27%) Finance
2 119 (58.05%) Banking
3 100 (48.78%) Credit Risk
4 88 (42.93%) Risk Management
5 73 (35.61%) Java
6 70 (34.15%) SQL
7 69 (33.66%) Front Office
8 61 (29.76%) Investment Banking
9 55 (26.83%) Computer Science
10 48 (23.41%) C#
11 46 (22.44%) Derivative
11 46 (22.44%) Mathematics
12 39 (19.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 39 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (19.02%) Asset Management
13 38 (18.54%) Python
14 37 (18.05%) Hedge funds
15 36 (17.56%) SDLC
16 35 (17.07%) Fixed Income
17 32 (15.61%) C++
18 29 (14.15%) Credit Risk Management
18 29 (14.15%) Degree
19 28 (13.66%) Equity Derivative
20 27 (13.17%) Retail
20 27 (13.17%) Stakeholder Management
20 27 (13.17%) Greenfield Project
21 26 (12.68%) Greeks
22 24 (11.71%) Retail Banking
23 23 (11.22%) Wealth Management
24 22 (10.73%) Quantitative Research

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 8 (3.90%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.41%) GemFire
3 5 (2.44%) Confluence
4 2 (0.98%) Apache
4 2 (0.98%) DataSynapse
4 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.49%) JBoss
5 1 (0.49%) SAS
5 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.90%) Stata
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Front Arena
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Bank Analyzer
1 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.44%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.41%) Hadoop
3 7 (3.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.46%) Big Data
5 3 (1.46%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.46%) MySQL
5 3 (1.46%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.98%) OLAP
6 2 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (0.98%) Redis
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.49%) DB2
7 1 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 14 (6.83%) JIRA
2 10 (4.88%) Subversion
3 8 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (2.93%) Maven
5 5 (2.44%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.46%) Hudson
6 3 (1.46%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.46%) NuGet
6 3 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.98%) GCC
8 1 (0.49%) TestDirector
General
1 142 (69.27%) Finance
2 119 (58.05%) Banking
3 69 (33.66%) Front Office
4 61 (29.76%) Investment Banking
5 27 (13.17%) Retail
6 24 (11.71%) Retail Banking
7 19 (9.27%) Advertising
8 9 (4.39%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.95%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (1.46%) Back Office
10 3 (1.46%) French Language
10 3 (1.46%) German Language
11 2 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (45.85%) Developer
2 44 (21.46%) Analyst
3 43 (20.98%) Java Developer
4 34 (16.59%) Senior Developer
5 33 (16.10%) C# Developer
6 31 (15.12%) Market Risk Developer
6 31 (15.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (13.66%) Credit Risk Developer
8 27 (13.17%) Market Risk Java Developer
9 26 (12.68%) Credit Risk Java Developer
9 26 (12.68%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
10 25 (12.20%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
11 21 (10.24%) Business Analyst
12 20 (9.76%) Head of Technology
13 19 (9.27%) Risk Analyst
14 17 (8.29%) Lead Developer
15 13 (6.34%) Python Developer
16 12 (5.85%) Architect
16 12 (5.85%) Risk Manager
17 11 (5.37%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.32%) .NET
2 10 (4.88%) XML
3 8 (3.90%) NumPy
4 7 (3.41%) Spring
5 6 (2.93%) JMS
5 6 (2.93%) REST
6 5 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (2.44%) Web Services
7 4 (1.95%) WPF
8 3 (1.46%) Middleware
8 3 (1.46%) Reactive Extensions
8 3 (1.46%) Task Parallel Library
8 3 (1.46%) WCF
9 2 (0.98%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.98%) CORBA
9 2 (0.98%) Kafka
9 2 (0.98%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 100 (48.78%) Credit Risk
2 55 (26.83%) Computer Science
3 46 (22.44%) Derivative
4 39 (19.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 37 (18.05%) Hedge funds
6 35 (17.07%) Fixed Income
7 28 (13.66%) Equity Derivative
8 27 (13.17%) Greenfield Project
9 21 (10.24%) Equities
10 11 (5.37%) Reference Data
11 10 (4.88%) OTC Derivatives
12 8 (3.90%) Equity Risk
12 8 (3.90%) Fintech
13 7 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (1.95%) Algorithms
15 4 (1.95%) Grid Computing
16 3 (1.46%) Data Structures
17 2 (0.98%) Exotic Derivative
17 2 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.27%) Linux
2 9 (4.39%) Windows
3 8 (3.90%) Unix
4 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (42.93%) Risk Management
2 46 (22.44%) Mathematics
3 39 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (19.02%) Asset Management
4 36 (17.56%) SDLC
5 29 (14.15%) Credit Risk Management
6 27 (13.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (12.68%) Greeks
8 23 (11.22%) Wealth Management
9 22 (10.73%) Quantitative Research
10 20 (9.76%) Analytics
10 20 (9.76%) Matrix Organization
10 20 (9.76%) Project Planning
11 13 (6.34%) Physics
12 12 (5.85%) Stress Testing
12 12 (5.85%) Validation
13 11 (5.37%) SOA
13 11 (5.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (4.88%) Financial Modelling
14 10 (4.88%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 73 (35.61%) Java
2 70 (34.15%) SQL
3 48 (23.41%) C#
4 38 (18.54%) Python
5 32 (15.61%) C++
6 18 (8.78%) MATLAB
6 18 (8.78%) R
7 14 (6.83%) VBA
8 7 (3.41%) Scala
9 6 (2.93%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.46%) Bourne shell
10 3 (1.46%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.46%) Korn
10 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.46%) Ruby
11 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.49%) VB
12 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (14.15%) Degree
2 6 (2.93%) Master's Degree
3 4 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.29%) MiFID
2 8 (3.90%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (2.93%) EMIR
4 5 (2.44%) Basel III
5 3 (1.46%) IFRS
5 3 (1.46%) QA
6 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.49%) FATCA
6 1 (0.49%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 8 (3.90%) Ansible
2 5 (2.44%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (2.93%) Oracle
1 6 (2.93%) SAP
1 6 (2.93%) TIBCO
2 5 (2.44%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (2.44%) BMC
3 4 (1.95%) Cognos
3 4 (1.95%) Murex
4 3 (1.46%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.98%) HP
5 2 (0.98%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.98%) Splunk
6 1 (0.49%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.49%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.49%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.49%) Reuters
London
UBS
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 14 days ago