Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Quantitative Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Quantitative Risk Management over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quantitative Risk Management (QRM)
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 774 - 1185
Rank change year-on-year - +1185 -
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Risk Management 3 0 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% - 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% - 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median annual salary £67,500 - £41,250
10th Percentile £63,750 - £38,775
90th Percentile £71,250 - £45,725
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £42,500

Quantitative Risk Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 59,330 132,451 157,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.25% 92.20% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 47,394 104,308 125,677
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Quantitative Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Quantitative Risk Management in the UK

Quantitative Risk Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Quantitative Risk Management in the UK

Quantitative Risk Management
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Risk Management within the UK over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
UK excluding London - 2 - -
London - 1 £67,500 -
England - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT jobs citing Quantitative Risk Management 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 Quantitative Risk Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Data Privacy
2 2 (66.67%) Compliance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk and Compliance Management
2 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Thought Leadership
2 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stochastic Calculus
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) PhD

Quantitative Risk Management
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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Management Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Compliance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Privacy
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk and Compliance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (33.33%) Backtesting
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Stochastic Calculus
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO