Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 611 714 724
Rank change year-on-year +103 +10 +241
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 152 322 433
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.66% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 151 314 415
Median annual salary £80,000 £63,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% +5.00% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £94,625 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -33.46% +23.81% +5.00%

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 24,571 48,517 60,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.37% 38.48% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19,121 37,731 46,323
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +4.65%

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 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Top 9 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 22 January 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 +104 151 £80,000 +23.08% 28
London +112 130 £85,000 +25.93% 28
UK excluding London +133 18 £43,250 -33.46%
South West +71 8 £48,750 -11.36%
South East +106 7 £37,500 -46.43%
Work from Home -74 7 £55,000 - 2
East of England +105 2 - -
Midlands +74 1 £80,000 +39.13%
West Midlands +55 1 £80,000 +39.13%

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 66 (43.42%) SQL
2 64 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 64 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (38.82%) Finance
4 54 (35.53%) Degree
5 50 (32.89%) Azure
6 49 (32.24%) T-SQL
7 44 (28.95%) SharePoint
8 43 (28.29%) OO
9 42 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (26.97%) C#
10 41 (26.97%) Test Automation
11 39 (25.66%) PowerShell
11 39 (25.66%) .NET
12 38 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 36 (23.68%) .NET Framework
13 36 (23.68%) MVC
14 35 (23.03%) DevOps
15 33 (21.71%) Microservices
16 32 (21.05%) Migration
16 32 (21.05%) Visual Studio Team System
17 31 (20.39%) JavaScript
17 31 (20.39%) Web Services
18 30 (19.74%) UML
18 30 (19.74%) Insurtech
19 29 (19.08%) Deployment Automation
19 29 (19.08%) React
19 29 (19.08%) PaaS
19 29 (19.08%) jQuery
19 29 (19.08%) Continuous Integration

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 44 (28.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.63%) Confluence
3 2 (1.32%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.66%) Apache
4 1 (0.66%) CMS
4 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 50 (32.89%) Azure
2 29 (19.08%) PaaS
3 28 (18.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (8.55%) AWS
4 13 (8.55%) Power Platform
5 10 (6.58%) GCP
6 5 (3.29%) Office 365
7 4 (2.63%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (2.63%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.32%) SaaS
9 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.24%) SAN
2 9 (5.92%) DHCP
2 9 (5.92%) DNS
3 4 (2.63%) Firewall
3 4 (2.63%) Intranet
4 2 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.32%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.32%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.32%) Network Security
4 2 (1.32%) VPN
5 1 (0.66%) DKIM
5 1 (0.66%) DMARC
5 1 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.66%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (8.55%) Blockchain
4 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (5.92%) Power BI
7 8 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.95%) Data Mining
8 6 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.29%) Data Lake
10 4 (2.63%) Data Mart
10 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.32%) Big Data
12 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.32%) MySQL
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.32%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 38 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (21.05%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (2.63%) JIRA
4 3 (1.97%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 59 (38.82%) Finance
2 13 (8.55%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.29%) Marketing
4 4 (2.63%) Legal
5 3 (1.97%) French Language
5 3 (1.97%) German Language
5 3 (1.97%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (29.61%) Developer
2 41 (26.97%) Analyst
3 36 (23.68%) Senior Developer
4 34 (22.37%) SQL Developer
5 31 (20.39%) .NET Developer
6 28 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 28 (18.42%) Azure Developer
6 28 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (18.42%) C# Developer
6 28 (18.42%) Senior .NET Developer
6 28 (18.42%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 28 (18.42%) Senior C# Developer
6 28 (18.42%) Senior SQL Developer
7 26 (17.11%) Business Analyst
8 25 (16.45%) Architect
9 14 (9.21%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (8.55%) Technical Architect
10 13 (8.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 9 (5.92%) Cloud Specialist
11 9 (5.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.66%) .NET
2 36 (23.68%) .NET Framework
3 31 (20.39%) Web Services
4 29 (19.08%) jQuery
4 29 (19.08%) React
5 28 (18.42%) .NET Core
5 28 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (18.42%) CSS
5 28 (18.42%) Entity Framework
5 28 (18.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (5.92%) AngularJS
7 8 (5.26%) XML
8 7 (4.61%) JSON
9 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.32%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.32%) OAuth
10 2 (1.32%) OAuth2
10 2 (1.32%) REST
10 2 (1.32%) Swagger
10 2 (1.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (18.42%) N-Tier
3 13 (8.55%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.95%) Cloud Native
6 5 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.63%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.97%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.97%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.66%) CMDB
9 1 (0.66%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.89%) Windows
2 9 (5.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.32%) HPUX
3 2 (1.32%) Linux
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (1.32%) Solaris
3 2 (1.32%) Unix
3 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (28.29%) OO
3 41 (26.97%) Test Automation
4 36 (23.68%) MVC
5 35 (23.03%) DevOps
6 33 (21.71%) Microservices
7 32 (21.05%) Migration
8 30 (19.74%) Insurtech
8 30 (19.74%) UML
9 29 (19.08%) Business Analysis
9 29 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (19.08%) Deployment Automation
10 28 (18.42%) CRM
10 28 (18.42%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 28 (18.42%) Mentoring
10 28 (18.42%) SOA
10 28 (18.42%) SOLID
11 27 (17.76%) SDLC
12 26 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (17.11%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 66 (43.42%) SQL
2 49 (32.24%) T-SQL
3 41 (26.97%) C#
4 39 (25.66%) PowerShell
5 31 (20.39%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.21%) C
7 4 (2.63%) Java
8 3 (1.97%) Python
8 3 (1.97%) VB
8 3 (1.97%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.32%) PHP
9 2 (1.32%) R
10 1 (0.66%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.66%) C++
10 1 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 54 (35.53%) Degree
2 12 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.29%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.29%) PMP
4 4 (2.63%) CISA
5 3 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.32%) ACCA
6 2 (1.32%) CCNA
6 2 (1.32%) MCSA
6 2 (1.32%) MCSE
6 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.66%) CCSP
7 1 (0.66%) CISM
7 1 (0.66%) CISSP
7 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) QA
2 6 (3.95%) GDPR
2 6 (3.95%) IFRS
2 6 (3.95%) SLA
3 3 (1.97%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.97%) PMO
3 3 (1.97%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.66%) NIST
System Software
1 11 (7.24%) Active Directory
1 11 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (1.32%) vSphere
3 2 (1.32%) XenApp
3 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (18.42%) Terraform
2 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (18.42%) Nintex
2 23 (15.13%) Microsoft
3 22 (14.47%) SAP
4 15 (9.87%) Guidewire
5 12 (7.89%) VMware
6 11 (7.24%) Cisco
6 11 (7.24%) HP
7 9 (5.92%) Meraki
7 9 (5.92%) NetApp
7 9 (5.92%) QAD
8 8 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (3.29%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (2.63%) Databricks
11 3 (1.97%) Citrix
12 2 (1.32%) Dell
12 2 (1.32%) McAfee
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle
12 2 (1.32%) Veeam
13 1 (0.66%) Proofpoint
13 1 (0.66%) Tufin