Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 701 589 799
Rank change year-on-year -112 +210 +155
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 298 208 323
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.85% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 188 175 302
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £54,688 £50,750 £54,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £88,750 £78,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £88,750 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -27.27% -15.38% +11.11%

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 44,225 24,477 50,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.17% 35.47% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26,825 19,485 38,769
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,986 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 -83 298 £70,000 +3.70% 29
London -20 251 £72,500 +3.57% 25
UK excluding London -131 47 £40,000 -27.27% 4
North of England -31 32 £56,250 -6.25% 3
North West -22 29 - - 3
Work from Home -248 16 £63,750 +15.91% 1
South East -100 8 £37,500 -51.61%
South West -105 6 £40,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire - 3 £56,250 -
West Midlands -70 1 £50,000 -
Midlands -87 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 126 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (41.95%) Finance
3 124 (41.61%) Social Skills
4 74 (24.83%) SQL
5 69 (23.15%) Problem-Solving
6 67 (22.48%) Analytical Skills
7 63 (21.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 60 (20.13%) SDLC
8 60 (20.13%) SQL Server
9 54 (18.12%) Business Analysis
10 52 (17.45%) Microsoft
11 47 (15.77%) Scrum
11 47 (15.77%) Azure
12 46 (15.44%) .NET
12 46 (15.44%) Degree
13 43 (14.43%) C#
14 38 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (12.75%) DevOps
15 37 (12.42%) User Experience
16 35 (11.74%) Insurtech
17 34 (11.41%) JavaScript
18 33 (11.07%) T-SQL
18 33 (11.07%) OO
18 33 (11.07%) Data Modelling
18 33 (11.07%) MVC
19 32 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
19 32 (10.74%) Decision-Making
20 31 (10.40%) Analytics
21 30 (10.07%) SAP
21 30 (10.07%) .NET Framework

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 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.68%) Mendix
3 3 (1.01%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 19 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (2.01%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.70%) SAP ERP
2 15 (5.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.77%) Azure
2 19 (6.38%) PaaS
3 18 (6.04%) Azure Service Bus
3 18 (6.04%) Azure Storage
3 18 (6.04%) Power Platform
4 16 (5.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (5.03%) Azure App Service
5 15 (5.03%) Azure Data Factory
5 15 (5.03%) Azure Key Vault
5 15 (5.03%) Azure Service Fabric
6 10 (3.36%) Collibra
7 8 (2.68%) Microsoft 365
8 7 (2.35%) AWS
9 4 (1.34%) Serverless
10 3 (1.01%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 3 (1.01%) Azure Event Grid
10 3 (1.01%) Azure Functions
10 3 (1.01%) Azure Logic Apps
10 3 (1.01%) OneDrive
10 3 (1.01%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.36%) DHCP
1 10 (3.36%) DNS
1 10 (3.36%) SAN
2 7 (2.35%) VPN
3 3 (1.01%) NAS
3 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.67%) Internet
5 1 (0.34%) BGP
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.34%) IPsec
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) Network Security
5 1 (0.34%) OSPF
5 1 (0.34%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (5.70%) Power BI
3 13 (4.36%) Data Lake
4 9 (3.02%) Data Mart
4 9 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.68%) Metadata
5 8 (2.68%) SAP HANA
5 8 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.01%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.68%) Blockchain
8 4 (1.34%) QlikView
8 4 (1.34%) Tableau
9 3 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.01%) Big Data
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (5.37%) Visual Studio Team System
2 15 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.36%) JIRA
4 7 (2.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.01%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.01%) Zephyr
6 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.34%) Appium
7 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.34%) Gatling
7 1 (0.34%) JMeter
7 1 (0.34%) NUnit
7 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 125 (41.95%) Finance
2 124 (41.61%) Social Skills
3 67 (22.48%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (8.39%) Documentation Skills
5 10 (3.36%) Organisational Skills
6 9 (3.02%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (2.68%) Banking
8 5 (1.68%) Legal
8 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.34%) Retail
10 3 (1.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 3 (1.01%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.67%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.67%) Marketing
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.34%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 98 (32.89%) Analyst
2 42 (14.09%) Developer
3 32 (10.74%) Business Analyst
4 29 (9.73%) Architect
5 23 (7.72%) Implementation Analyst
6 22 (7.38%) SQL Developer
7 21 (7.05%) Data Analyst
8 20 (6.71%) .NET Developer
9 19 (6.38%) C# Developer
10 18 (6.04%) Azure Developer
10 18 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (6.04%) Technical Specialist
11 16 (5.37%) Software Engineer
12 15 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 15 (5.03%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (4.70%) Senior .NET Developer
13 14 (4.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 14 (4.70%) Senior C# Developer
13 14 (4.70%) Senior Developer
13 14 (4.70%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.44%) .NET
2 30 (10.07%) .NET Framework
3 29 (9.73%) CSS
4 23 (7.72%) AngularJS
4 23 (7.72%) React
4 23 (7.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 19 (6.38%) .NET Core
6 16 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (5.37%) Entity Framework
6 16 (5.37%) jQuery
6 16 (5.37%) Web Services
7 10 (3.36%) HTML
8 9 (3.02%) CSS3
8 9 (3.02%) HTML5
8 9 (3.02%) WPF
9 5 (1.68%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.34%) Apache Wicket
10 4 (1.34%) GWT
10 4 (1.34%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.34%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.42%) User Experience
2 28 (9.40%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (7.05%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.03%) N-Tier
5 13 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.36%) Legacy Systems
7 6 (2.01%) Private Cloud
7 6 (2.01%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.01%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.68%) CUDA
9 4 (1.34%) Cardano
9 4 (1.34%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.34%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.34%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.67%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.34%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.34%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.72%) Windows
2 13 (4.36%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.01%) Android
3 6 (2.01%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.01%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.01%) Linux
4 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (23.15%) Problem-Solving
3 63 (21.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 60 (20.13%) SDLC
5 54 (18.12%) Business Analysis
6 47 (15.77%) Scrum
7 38 (12.75%) DevOps
7 38 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (11.74%) Insurtech
9 33 (11.07%) Data Modelling
9 33 (11.07%) MVC
9 33 (11.07%) OO
10 32 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (10.74%) Decision-Making
11 31 (10.40%) Analytics
12 29 (9.73%) Computer Science
12 29 (9.73%) Test Automation
12 29 (9.73%) User Stories
13 27 (9.06%) Mentoring
14 24 (8.05%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 74 (24.83%) SQL
2 43 (14.43%) C#
3 34 (11.41%) JavaScript
4 33 (11.07%) T-SQL
5 29 (9.73%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.36%) Java
7 9 (3.02%) Python
7 9 (3.02%) R
8 6 (2.01%) C
8 6 (2.01%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.01%) Ruby
9 3 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (15.44%) Degree
2 10 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.01%) MCSA
4 6 (2.01%) MCSE
5 4 (1.34%) CCNA
5 4 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.01%) CISA
6 3 (1.01%) CISM
6 3 (1.01%) CRISC
7 2 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.67%) PMP
8 1 (0.34%) CEH
8 1 (0.34%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.37%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.70%) Accessibility
3 7 (2.35%) QA
4 6 (2.01%) PMO
5 5 (1.68%) Solvency II
6 4 (1.34%) GDPR
6 4 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.01%) GRC
8 2 (0.67%) IFRS
9 1 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.34%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.34%) NIST
9 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.03%) Active Directory
3 14 (4.70%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.01%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.01%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.34%) Docker
5 1 (0.34%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (6.38%) Terraform
2 15 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.68%) SCCM
4 4 (1.34%) Jamf Pro
4 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.01%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.01%) RSA Archer
5 3 (1.01%) SCOM
5 3 (1.01%) SCSM
5 3 (1.01%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.67%) Ansible
7 1 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 52 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.07%) SAP
3 21 (7.05%) PeopleSoft
4 19 (6.38%) VMware
5 15 (5.03%) Nintex
6 11 (3.69%) Databricks
7 10 (3.36%) Citrix
7 10 (3.36%) NetApp
8 8 (2.68%) Cisco
8 8 (2.68%) Remedy
9 7 (2.35%) Guidewire
9 7 (2.35%) HP
9 7 (2.35%) Meraki
9 7 (2.35%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.01%) F5
11 4 (1.34%) Ivanti
12 3 (1.01%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.01%) Dell
12 3 (1.01%) Symantec
12 3 (1.01%) Veritas