Period
to 9 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reinsurance in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reinsurance over the 6 months to 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 655 788 1016
Rank change year-on-year +133 +228 -5
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 354 352 193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.60% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 314 343 173
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +2.13%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £97,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +35.29%

Reinsurance is in the Generic IT 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.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 44,411 58,736 67,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.56% 39.41% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34,095 44,190 53,093
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Reinsurance
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Reinsurance.

Salary trend for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Reinsurance over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reinsurance within the UK over the 6 months to 9 April 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
England +132 340 £67,500 - 27
London +51 226 £70,000 - 20
UK excluding London +195 113 £65,000 +8.33% 7
South East +93 62 £75,000 +25.00% 3
South West +105 37 £55,000 -42.11% 3
Work from Home +31 25 £55,000 - 2
East of England +55 7 £60,000 -14.29%
West Midlands +59 4 - - 1
Midlands +53 4 - - 1
North of England +62 3 £75,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire - 3 £75,000 -

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, IT jobs citing Reinsurance 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 Reinsurance.

1 159 (44.92%) SQL
2 149 (42.09%) Finance
3 132 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (34.75%) SQL Server
5 96 (27.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 89 (25.14%) .NET
7 84 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 82 (23.16%) Microsoft
9 76 (21.47%) Business Intelligence
9 76 (21.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 75 (21.19%) Degree
11 70 (19.77%) Computer Science
12 67 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
13 66 (18.64%) Java
14 62 (17.51%) XML
15 61 (17.23%) Data Warehouse
16 56 (15.82%) Test Automation
17 55 (15.54%) ITIL
17 55 (15.54%) Business Analysis
18 54 (15.25%) Migration
18 54 (15.25%) Data Modelling
19 51 (14.41%) C#
19 51 (14.41%) SDLC
20 49 (13.84%) Power BI
20 49 (13.84%) Scrum
20 49 (13.84%) Power Platform
21 46 (12.99%) DB2
22 44 (12.43%) Risk Management
22 44 (12.43%) Management Information System
22 44 (12.43%) Analytics

Reinsurance
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 14 (3.95%) IIS
2 13 (3.67%) Apache
3 11 (3.11%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.98%) nginx
4 7 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (1.41%) SAS
7 3 (0.85%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.56%) CMS
8 2 (0.56%) Mendix
Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.56%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 49 (13.84%) Power Platform
2 34 (9.60%) AWS
3 31 (8.76%) Azure
4 26 (7.34%) SaaS
5 13 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (3.39%) Office 365
7 6 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.69%) AWS Fargate
8 3 (0.85%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.56%) IaaS
10 1 (0.28%) GCP
10 1 (0.28%) GitHub
10 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.37%) Firewall
2 13 (3.67%) SMTP
3 8 (2.26%) NetScaler
4 7 (1.98%) WAN
5 6 (1.69%) LAN
5 6 (1.69%) VPN
6 5 (1.41%) Intranet
7 4 (1.13%) Network Security
8 3 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.85%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.85%) SAN
9 2 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.56%) MPLS
9 2 (0.56%) Multicast
9 2 (0.56%) Wireless
10 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 96 (27.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (21.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 61 (17.23%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (13.84%) Power BI
6 46 (12.99%) DB2
7 43 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (7.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 15 (4.24%) Data Lake
10 14 (3.95%) Relational Database
11 13 (3.67%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (3.39%) Oracle Database
12 12 (3.39%) QlikView
12 12 (3.39%) RDBMS
13 9 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (1.69%) Cosmos DB
14 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (3.95%) Selenium
2 9 (2.54%) PowerBuilder
3 8 (2.26%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (1.69%) JIRA
5 5 (1.41%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.56%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.56%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.28%) MSTest
7 1 (0.28%) NUnit
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 149 (42.09%) Finance
2 9 (2.54%) German Language
3 7 (1.98%) Banking
3 7 (1.98%) Legal
3 7 (1.98%) Marketing
4 6 (1.69%) Back Office
5 5 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.13%) Billing
7 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 144 (40.68%) Analyst
2 52 (14.69%) Developer
3 49 (13.84%) Support Analyst
4 37 (10.45%) Business Analyst
5 34 (9.60%) SQL Analyst
6 32 (9.04%) SQL Support Analyst
7 28 (7.91%) Consultant
8 26 (7.34%) Technical Leader
9 23 (6.50%) Systems Developer
10 22 (6.21%) Administrator
11 20 (5.65%) Middleware Developer
12 19 (5.37%) Analyst Programmer
12 19 (5.37%) Programmer
13 18 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
14 17 (4.80%) Architect
14 17 (4.80%) C# Programmer
14 17 (4.80%) Java Analyst Programmer
14 17 (4.80%) Java Consultant
14 17 (4.80%) Java Programmer
15 16 (4.52%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (25.14%) .NET
2 62 (17.51%) XML
3 33 (9.32%) .NET Framework
4 32 (9.04%) AngularJS
5 28 (7.91%) CSS
6 27 (7.63%) HTML
7 20 (5.65%) Middleware
8 19 (5.37%) WPF
9 17 (4.80%) jQuery
10 15 (4.24%) D3.js
10 15 (4.24%) Flask
10 15 (4.24%) SQLAlchemy
11 13 (3.67%) Web Services
12 12 (3.39%) JSON
12 12 (3.39%) WinForms
13 11 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (3.11%) Entity Framework
13 11 (3.11%) REST
13 11 (3.11%) RESTful
13 11 (3.11%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (12.43%) Management Information System
3 40 (11.30%) AS400
3 40 (11.30%) iSeries
4 25 (7.06%) Tandem
5 20 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.24%) Hedge funds
7 14 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (3.39%) User Experience
9 10 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (1.98%) Clustering
10 7 (1.98%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.41%) N-Tier
13 4 (1.13%) GPGPU
13 4 (1.13%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
15 1 (0.28%) Derivative
15 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.04%) Linux
2 26 (7.34%) Windows
3 12 (3.39%) Unix
4 10 (2.82%) CentOS
4 10 (2.82%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.85%) HPUX
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (0.85%) Solaris
6 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 76 (21.47%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (19.77%) Computer Science
5 56 (15.82%) Test Automation
6 55 (15.54%) Business Analysis
6 55 (15.54%) ITIL
7 54 (15.25%) Data Modelling
7 54 (15.25%) Migration
8 51 (14.41%) SDLC
9 49 (13.84%) Scrum
10 44 (12.43%) Analytics
10 44 (12.43%) Risk Management
11 39 (11.02%) Project Management
12 37 (10.45%) DevOps
12 37 (10.45%) Technical Leadership
13 35 (9.89%) ETL
14 32 (9.04%) Data Security
14 32 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
14 32 (9.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (44.92%) SQL
2 66 (18.64%) Java
3 51 (14.41%) C#
4 40 (11.30%) Python
4 40 (11.30%) RPG
5 35 (9.89%) JavaScript
6 29 (8.19%) T-SQL
7 19 (5.37%) Bash Shell
8 16 (4.52%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.82%) Perl
9 10 (2.82%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.54%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.26%) C
12 6 (1.69%) Korn
12 6 (1.69%) Scala
12 6 (1.69%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.41%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.13%) C++
14 4 (1.13%) R
15 2 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (21.19%) Degree
2 41 (11.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (3.67%) CISA
5 11 (3.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 11 (3.11%) CISM
5 11 (3.11%) CISSP
5 11 (3.11%) CRISC
5 11 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.26%) MCAD
7 6 (1.69%) TOGAF Certification
8 4 (1.13%) CCNA
8 4 (1.13%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.13%) PMP
8 4 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.85%) MCSA
9 3 (0.85%) MCSE
9 3 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.56%) ISEB
10 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.32%) Data Quality
2 21 (5.93%) GDPR
3 11 (3.11%) QA
3 11 (3.11%) SLA
4 8 (2.26%) Solvency II
5 6 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.41%) NIST
7 3 (0.85%) COBIT
7 3 (0.85%) COSO
8 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.56%) ITGC
8 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (4.52%) Docker
2 15 (4.24%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.26%) XenApp
4 5 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.85%) vSphere
5 3 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (4.52%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.98%) Ansible
3 7 (1.98%) Puppet
3 7 (1.98%) Salt
4 5 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.85%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 82 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.04%) ServiceNow
3 28 (7.91%) Guidewire
4 25 (7.06%) Oracle
5 10 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.54%) Citrix
6 9 (2.54%) Cognos
6 9 (2.54%) Netezza
6 9 (2.54%) SAP
7 8 (2.26%) VMware
8 7 (1.98%) Tableau
9 6 (1.69%) Cisco
9 6 (1.69%) Teradata
10 3 (0.85%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.85%) Dell
10 3 (0.85%) F5
10 3 (0.85%) HP
10 3 (0.85%) Informatica
10 3 (0.85%) McAfee
10 3 (0.85%) PeopleSoft