Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 739 975 980
Rank change year-on-year +236 +5 +65
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 399 218 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 377 184 203
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,125 £79,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -10.00%

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 63,550 70,655 69,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.94% 40.20% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 48,588 55,307 56,580
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.08%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 +236 392 £60,000 +4.35% 32
London +176 288 £65,000 +10.64% 25
UK excluding London +103 104 £52,500 -8.70% 7
South East +98 90 £57,500 +13.86% 1
East of England +46 11 £52,500 -8.70% 3
South West +23 2 £100,000 +150.00% 3
North West - 1 £62,500 -
North of England - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 235 (58.90%) Finance
2 144 (36.09%) SQL
3 104 (26.07%) .NET
4 103 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 101 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (21.05%) Business Analysis
7 82 (20.55%) Degree
8 77 (19.30%) Microsoft
9 74 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
10 73 (18.30%) Risk Management
11 69 (17.29%) C#
12 68 (17.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 55 (13.78%) Project Management
13 55 (13.78%) SDLC
14 54 (13.53%) Data Warehouse
15 48 (12.03%) ETL
15 48 (12.03%) Scrum
15 48 (12.03%) Problem-Solving
16 45 (11.28%) SQL Server 2012
17 44 (11.03%) Data Analysis
18 43 (10.78%) QA
19 42 (10.53%) Computer Science
19 42 (10.53%) WPF
19 42 (10.53%) Relational Database
19 42 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
19 42 (10.53%) JavaScript
20 41 (10.28%) SharePoint
21 40 (10.03%) SQL Server 2016
22 39 (9.77%) Visual Studio
23 37 (9.27%) OO

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 41 (10.28%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.50%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.00%) IIS
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (8.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (4.51%) MS Visio
3 17 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (4.01%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (2.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 29 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) ReMetrica
2 1 (0.25%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.25%) SaaS
4 3 (0.75%) Office 365
5 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.51%) Internet
2 13 (3.26%) Firewall
3 12 (3.01%) LAN
4 11 (2.76%) WAN
5 7 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (1.50%) Intranet
7 5 (1.25%) Network Security
7 5 (1.25%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.00%) VLAN
9 1 (0.25%) IMAP
9 1 (0.25%) MPLS
9 1 (0.25%) VoIP
9 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 68 (17.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (13.53%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (11.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 42 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 40 (10.03%) SQL Server 2016
7 30 (7.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 29 (7.27%) SAP Data Services
9 27 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (5.26%) Power BI
12 17 (4.26%) Data Lake
13 14 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (3.26%) Hadoop
15 12 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (2.76%) DTS
17 10 (2.51%) QlikView
18 7 (1.75%) MySQL
18 7 (1.75%) Redis
19 5 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 39 (9.77%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.02%) Eclipse
3 20 (5.01%) Moq
3 20 (5.01%) MSTest
3 20 (5.01%) Ranorex
3 20 (5.01%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 19 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (3.76%) JIRA
6 11 (2.76%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.76%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.00%) JUnit
8 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 235 (58.90%) Finance
2 16 (4.01%) Marketing
3 14 (3.51%) Banking
4 13 (3.26%) Back Office
5 8 (2.01%) Retail
6 6 (1.50%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 168 (42.11%) Analyst
2 75 (18.80%) Business Analyst
3 65 (16.29%) Developer
4 38 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 34 (8.52%) Applications Support Analyst
5 34 (8.52%) Systems Analyst
6 30 (7.52%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 29 (7.27%) .NET Developer
7 29 (7.27%) Test Engineer
8 27 (6.77%) Architect
8 27 (6.77%) Business Systems Analyst
9 22 (5.51%) Insurance Systems Analyst
9 22 (5.51%) Support Analyst
10 21 (5.26%) Project Manager
11 20 (5.01%) QA Engineer
11 20 (5.01%) QA Test Engineer
11 20 (5.01%) SharePoint Analyst
12 19 (4.76%) Consultant
12 19 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
12 19 (4.76%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (26.07%) .NET
2 42 (10.53%) WPF
3 31 (7.77%) Web Services
4 28 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (6.27%) HTML
6 20 (5.01%) Velocity
7 19 (4.76%) Task Parallel Library
7 19 (4.76%) WCF
8 13 (3.26%) .NET Framework
8 13 (3.26%) HTML5
9 12 (3.01%) CSS
9 12 (3.01%) REST
9 12 (3.01%) XML
10 10 (2.51%) AngularJS
11 9 (2.26%) Reactive Extensions
12 7 (1.75%) Django
13 5 (1.25%) Dojo
13 5 (1.25%) JSP
13 5 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (1.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.77%) Management Information System
3 22 (5.51%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 17 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.26%) Fintech
7 5 (1.25%) PMI
7 5 (1.25%) User Experience
8 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.00%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.00%) Handset
8 4 (1.00%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.00%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.50%) GPGPU
9 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.25%) BYOD
10 1 (0.25%) Clustering
10 1 (0.25%) CUDA
10 1 (0.25%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.52%) Windows
2 22 (5.51%) Linux
3 20 (5.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (4.51%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.75%) Unix
6 4 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 74 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
4 73 (18.30%) Risk Management
5 55 (13.78%) Project Management
5 55 (13.78%) SDLC
6 48 (12.03%) ETL
6 48 (12.03%) Problem-Solving
6 48 (12.03%) Scrum
7 44 (11.03%) Data Analysis
8 42 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 37 (9.27%) OO
10 36 (9.02%) Mathematics
10 36 (9.02%) Test Automation
10 36 (9.02%) User Stories
11 35 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (8.77%) CRM
12 32 (8.02%) Software Engineering
13 28 (7.02%) ITIL
13 28 (7.02%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 144 (36.09%) SQL
2 69 (17.29%) C#
3 42 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 33 (8.27%) PowerShell
5 28 (7.02%) Java
6 27 (6.77%) T-SQL
7 26 (6.52%) C
8 13 (3.26%) Python
9 10 (2.51%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.00%) VB
11 3 (0.75%) Groovy
11 3 (0.75%) R
11 3 (0.75%) VBA
12 2 (0.50%) C++
12 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.25%) Perl
13 1 (0.25%) Scala
13 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 82 (20.55%) Degree
2 12 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.50%) PMP
4 6 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.00%) CISSP
5 4 (1.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.00%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.75%) IIBA
7 2 (0.50%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.50%) PgMP
8 1 (0.25%) CBAP
8 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.78%) QA
2 13 (3.26%) SLA
3 10 (2.51%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.26%) GDPR
5 6 (1.50%) PMO
6 4 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.75%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (5.01%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.50%) Malwarebytes
3 4 (1.00%) WSUS
4 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 77 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.27%) SAP
3 31 (7.77%) Tableau
4 28 (7.02%) Oracle
5 13 (3.26%) VMware
6 12 (3.01%) Dynatrace
6 12 (3.01%) ServiceNow
6 12 (3.01%) SolarWinds
7 10 (2.51%) Cognos
8 6 (1.50%) Citrix
8 6 (1.50%) Guidewire
9 4 (1.00%) Dell
9 4 (1.00%) Talend
10 2 (0.50%) Adobe
10 2 (0.50%) Altiris
10 2 (0.50%) Symantec
11 1 (0.25%) Ariba
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco
11 1 (0.25%) Pega
11 1 (0.25%) Splunk