Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 812 896 1011
Rank change year-on-year +84 +115 +32
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 357 296 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.38% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 343 260 218
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,375 £43,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £107,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.76% +6.11%

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 72,505 78,040 81,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.09% 44.56% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 56,102 58,684 66,945
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Reinsurance
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reinsurance over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Top 8 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 17 October 2018. 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 +111 356 £62,500 - 39
London +52 241 £66,000 +1.54% 35
UK excluding London +76 115 £52,500 +16.67% 4
South East +51 91 £50,000 +33.33% 1
East of England +44 22 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Midlands +23 1 £85,000 +112.50%
West Midlands +20 1 £85,000 +112.50%
South West +11 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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.

1 231 (64.71%) Finance
2 140 (39.22%) SQL
3 113 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (30.25%) Risk Management
5 94 (26.33%) Microsoft
6 87 (24.37%) SQL Server
7 85 (23.81%) C#
8 82 (22.97%) .NET
9 81 (22.69%) Business Intelligence
10 79 (22.13%) Degree
11 67 (18.77%) Test Automation
12 65 (18.21%) Business Analysis
13 64 (17.93%) Visual Studio
14 63 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
14 63 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 61 (17.09%) Scrum
16 55 (15.41%) ETL
17 52 (14.57%) Mathematics
18 51 (14.29%) QA
18 51 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
19 50 (14.01%) Software Engineering
20 49 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 49 (13.73%) SDLC
21 47 (13.17%) Refactoring
21 47 (13.17%) JavaScript
22 46 (12.89%) OO
23 42 (11.76%) Java
24 41 (11.48%) T-SQL
24 41 (11.48%) WPF
25 38 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 22 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.24%) SAS
3 6 (1.68%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.12%) CMS
4 4 (1.12%) IIS
5 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.28%) Confluence
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (8.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.40%) SaaS
4 3 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.28%) GitHub
5 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.76%) Internet
2 6 (1.68%) Firewall
2 6 (1.68%) WAN
3 5 (1.40%) MPLS
4 4 (1.12%) DNS
4 4 (1.12%) SAN
5 3 (0.84%) LAN
6 2 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.56%) Network Security
6 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.28%) VoIP
7 1 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (24.37%) SQL Server
2 63 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 63 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 37 (10.36%) SQL Server 2016
6 27 (7.56%) Power BI
7 24 (6.72%) Relational Database
8 23 (6.44%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
10 20 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (3.08%) SAP Data Services
12 10 (2.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (2.52%) DTS
14 8 (2.24%) QlikView
15 7 (1.96%) Oracle Database
15 7 (1.96%) Redis
16 6 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
16 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Power View
16 6 (1.68%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 64 (17.93%) Visual Studio
2 29 (8.12%) MSTest
2 29 (8.12%) Ranorex
3 26 (7.28%) Moq
3 26 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (6.44%) Git (software)
5 16 (4.48%) Eclipse
6 11 (3.08%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.80%) JUnit
8 9 (2.52%) JIRA
8 9 (2.52%) NUnit
9 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.12%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.84%) Chocolatey
12 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.28%) Selenium
12 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 231 (64.71%) Finance
2 20 (5.60%) Banking
2 20 (5.60%) Retail
3 13 (3.64%) Back Office
4 12 (3.36%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.96%) Legal
6 6 (1.68%) Marketing
7 4 (1.12%) Front Office
8 2 (0.56%) Advertising
8 2 (0.56%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 110 (30.81%) Analyst
2 100 (28.01%) Developer
3 50 (14.01%) Business Analyst
4 40 (11.20%) Test Engineer
5 32 (8.96%) Architect
6 31 (8.68%) .NET Developer
7 30 (8.40%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 29 (8.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 28 (7.84%) C# Developer
9 28 (7.84%) Senior Developer
10 27 (7.56%) Software Test Engineer
11 26 (7.28%) QA Engineer
11 26 (7.28%) QA Test Engineer
12 23 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
13 22 (6.16%) C# Software Developer
13 22 (6.16%) Senior Analyst
13 22 (6.16%) Software Developer
14 21 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
15 20 (5.60%) Project Manager
16 19 (5.32%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (22.97%) .NET
2 41 (11.48%) WPF
3 37 (10.36%) Velocity
4 21 (5.88%) WCF
4 21 (5.88%) Web Services
5 20 (5.60%) CSS
6 16 (4.48%) ASP.NET
7 14 (3.92%) Reactive Extensions
7 14 (3.92%) XML
8 12 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (3.36%) Dojo
8 12 (3.36%) HTML
8 12 (3.36%) JSP
8 12 (3.36%) XSLT
9 11 (3.08%) AngularJS
9 11 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (3.08%) MDX
9 11 (3.08%) WinForms
10 10 (2.80%) Task Parallel Library
11 9 (2.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (9.24%) Computer Science
3 28 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (4.76%) Fintech
6 13 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (3.36%) Data Centre
8 11 (3.08%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.12%) Replication
11 4 (1.12%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.84%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.84%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
13 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.28%) BYOD
14 1 (0.28%) PKI
14 1 (0.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.04%) Windows
2 17 (4.76%) Linux
3 13 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.80%) Unix
5 5 (1.40%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.12%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (30.25%) Risk Management
3 81 (22.69%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (18.77%) Test Automation
5 65 (18.21%) Business Analysis
6 61 (17.09%) Scrum
7 55 (15.41%) ETL
8 52 (14.57%) Mathematics
9 51 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (14.01%) Software Engineering
11 49 (13.73%) SDLC
12 47 (13.17%) Refactoring
13 46 (12.89%) OO
14 37 (10.36%) Acceptance Criteria
14 37 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
15 34 (9.52%) Data Analysis
15 34 (9.52%) Unit Testing
15 34 (9.52%) User Stories
16 31 (8.68%) Project Management
17 29 (8.12%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 140 (39.22%) SQL
2 85 (23.81%) C#
3 47 (13.17%) JavaScript
4 42 (11.76%) Java
5 41 (11.48%) T-SQL
6 18 (5.04%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.64%) Python
8 11 (3.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 10 (2.80%) VBA
10 9 (2.52%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.24%) C
12 7 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.12%) C++
14 3 (0.84%) Groovy
15 1 (0.28%) F#
15 1 (0.28%) Perl
15 1 (0.28%) R
15 1 (0.28%) Scala
15 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 79 (22.13%) Degree
2 4 (1.12%) CISSP
2 4 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.12%) IIBA
2 4 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.84%) CBAP
3 3 (0.84%) ISEB
4 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (14.29%) QA
2 22 (6.16%) Data Quality
3 9 (2.52%) PMO
4 5 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.84%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.84%) LXC
4 2 (0.56%) Docker
4 2 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.80%) Tableau
3 31 (8.68%) Oracle
4 19 (5.32%) SAP
5 14 (3.92%) VMware
6 8 (2.24%) Cognos
7 6 (1.68%) Talend
8 4 (1.12%) Citrix
9 2 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco
10 1 (0.28%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.28%) HP