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

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 882 951 1037
Rank change year-on-year +69 +86 +20
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 286 257 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 266 225 208
UK median annual salary £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% - +18.18%
10th Percentile £44,500 £38,250 £43,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £89,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% +22.22%

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 74,089 78,069 85,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.51% 44.28% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 57,251 59,675 70,095
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £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 August 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 August 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 +39 281 £67,000 +3.08% 25
London +50 216 £67,500 +3.85% 17
UK excluding London +33 65 £55,000 +22.22% 8
South East +32 44 £59,250 +58.00% 4
East of England +25 19 £52,500 -19.23%
West Midlands +23 1 £85,000 +100.00% 1
Midlands +7 1 £85,000 +100.00% 1
South West 0 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 161 (56.29%) Finance
2 119 (41.61%) SQL
3 88 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (28.32%) SQL Server
5 77 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 62 (21.68%) C#
6 62 (21.68%) Business Intelligence
7 61 (21.33%) .NET
8 57 (19.93%) Test Automation
9 55 (19.23%) Degree
9 55 (19.23%) Risk Management
10 52 (18.18%) SDLC
11 49 (17.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 47 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 46 (16.08%) Business Analysis
13 46 (16.08%) Scrum
14 45 (15.73%) Data Warehouse
15 44 (15.38%) Java
16 42 (14.69%) Visual Studio
17 41 (14.34%) Mathematics
18 39 (13.64%) ETL
19 36 (12.59%) OO
20 35 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 33 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
21 33 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
21 33 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
22 32 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
23 31 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
24 29 (10.14%) T-SQL
24 29 (10.14%) Software Engineering

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 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.85%) SAS
3 5 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.40%) CMS
5 3 (1.05%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.05%) IIS
5 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) Confluence
6 1 (0.35%) nginx
6 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (6.64%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 33 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.40%) IaaS
3 4 (1.40%) PaaS
4 3 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.05%) SaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.85%) Internet
2 10 (3.50%) MPLS
2 10 (3.50%) SAN
2 10 (3.50%) WAN
3 4 (1.40%) DNS
3 4 (1.40%) Intranet
4 3 (1.05%) VPN
5 2 (0.70%) Firewall
6 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (28.32%) SQL Server
2 49 (17.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (15.73%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (8.39%) Power BI
6 24 (8.39%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (6.99%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (5.59%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (2.45%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (2.45%) DTS
12 6 (2.10%) Microsoft Power View
12 6 (2.10%) PowerPivot
12 6 (2.10%) QlikView
12 6 (2.10%) SAS EBI
13 5 (1.75%) OLAP
13 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (14.69%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.20%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.85%) MSTest
4 11 (3.85%) Ranorex
5 10 (3.50%) JIRA
6 9 (3.15%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.15%) NUnit
7 8 (2.80%) Moq
7 8 (2.80%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (2.45%) JUnit
9 4 (1.40%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.05%) Chocolatey
10 3 (1.05%) Selenium
11 2 (0.70%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 161 (56.29%) Finance
2 24 (8.39%) Banking
3 20 (6.99%) Retail
4 11 (3.85%) Back Office
5 8 (2.80%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.75%) Marketing
7 4 (1.40%) Front Office
8 3 (1.05%) Legal
9 2 (0.70%) Advertising
9 2 (0.70%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (29.72%) Analyst
2 70 (24.48%) Developer
3 36 (12.59%) Business Analyst
4 27 (9.44%) Architect
5 25 (8.74%) C# Developer
6 23 (8.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 23 (8.04%) Senior Analyst
7 21 (7.34%) Senior Developer
8 19 (6.64%) .NET Developer
8 19 (6.64%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 19 (6.64%) Project Manager
9 18 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 18 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (6.29%) Data Analyst
10 17 (5.94%) Senior Business Analyst
10 17 (5.94%) SQL Developer
11 16 (5.59%) Analyst Developer
12 14 (4.90%) Development Manager
13 13 (4.55%) Software Developer
13 13 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (21.33%) .NET
2 25 (8.74%) WPF
3 19 (6.64%) Velocity
4 18 (6.29%) ASP.NET
5 16 (5.59%) WCF
6 15 (5.24%) AngularJS
6 15 (5.24%) CSS
7 11 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (3.85%) MDX
7 11 (3.85%) WinForms
8 10 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (3.50%) Web Services
8 10 (3.50%) XML
9 9 (3.15%) .NET Framework
10 8 (2.80%) Dojo
10 8 (2.80%) JSON
10 8 (2.80%) JSP
10 8 (2.80%) XSLT
11 7 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (2.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.34%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.20%) Fintech
6 11 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 11 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (3.50%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.45%) Virtual Team
9 6 (2.10%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.75%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.40%) Replication
12 3 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.05%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.70%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.09%) Windows
2 17 (5.94%) Windows Server
3 12 (4.20%) Linux
4 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.05%) Unix
5 3 (1.05%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.05%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.35%) CentOS
7 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (21.68%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (19.93%) Test Automation
4 55 (19.23%) Risk Management
5 52 (18.18%) SDLC
6 46 (16.08%) Business Analysis
6 46 (16.08%) Scrum
7 41 (14.34%) Mathematics
8 39 (13.64%) ETL
9 36 (12.59%) OO
10 33 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (10.14%) Software Engineering
13 28 (9.79%) Project Management
14 26 (9.09%) Refactoring
15 24 (8.39%) DevOps
16 22 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (7.34%) Change Management
17 21 (7.34%) Data Analysis
18 20 (6.99%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 119 (41.61%) SQL
2 62 (21.68%) C#
3 44 (15.38%) Java
4 29 (10.14%) T-SQL
5 25 (8.74%) JavaScript
6 19 (6.64%) VBA
7 17 (5.94%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 9 (3.15%) Python
9 9 (3.15%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.80%) C
10 8 (2.80%) Groovy
11 5 (1.75%) Ruby
12 4 (1.40%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.40%) C++
12 4 (1.40%) R
13 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.70%) VB
14 1 (0.35%) Perl
14 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (19.23%) Degree
2 5 (1.75%) ISEB
3 4 (1.40%) IIBA
3 4 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.05%) CBAP
4 3 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.70%) CISSP
5 2 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.09%) QA
2 17 (5.94%) Data Quality
3 10 (3.50%) PMO
4 4 (1.40%) GDPR
5 2 (0.70%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.10%) Docker
3 3 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.05%) LXC
3 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (5.24%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.70%) WSUS
3 1 (0.35%) Ansible
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 77 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.74%) Tableau
3 19 (6.64%) Oracle
4 15 (5.24%) VMware
5 7 (2.45%) Cognos
5 7 (2.45%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (2.45%) SAP
6 6 (2.10%) Guidewire
7 3 (1.05%) Talend
8 2 (0.70%) Citrix
9 1 (0.35%) HP
9 1 (0.35%) Netezza
9 1 (0.35%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.35%) Teradata
9 1 (0.35%) TOWER Software