Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 919 980
Rank change year-on-year +169 +61 +103
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 400 276 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 382 243 229
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.26% +13.94%

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 66,949 73,520 73,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.82% 41.19% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51,601 55,507 59,980
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Top 10 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 10 December 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 +160 397 £62,500 +4.17% 27
London +150 286 £66,000 +1.54% 16
UK excluding London +101 111 £52,500 +16.67% 11
South East +76 85 £50,000 +33.33% 7
East of England +34 23 £52,500 -8.70% 2
West Midlands +29 1 £85,000 +112.50%
Midlands +26 1 £85,000 +112.50%
North of England +8 1 £62,500 +38.89%
South West +4 1 - - 2
North West - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 251 (62.75%) Finance
2 159 (39.75%) SQL
3 114 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (24.75%) Risk Management
5 96 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 91 (22.75%) .NET
7 89 (22.25%) SQL Server
8 88 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
9 87 (21.75%) Degree
10 82 (20.50%) C#
11 80 (20.00%) Business Analysis
12 73 (18.25%) Data Warehouse
13 67 (16.75%) Test Automation
14 65 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 62 (15.50%) Scrum
16 58 (14.50%) SDLC
17 56 (14.00%) OO
17 56 (14.00%) ETL
18 55 (13.75%) QA
19 54 (13.50%) Mathematics
20 53 (13.25%) JavaScript
20 53 (13.25%) Visual Studio
21 51 (12.75%) WPF
22 50 (12.50%) Software Engineering
23 48 (12.00%) Project Management
23 48 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
24 47 (11.75%) Refactoring
24 47 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
25 45 (11.25%) Computer Science
26 42 (10.50%) Java

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 30 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.50%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.50%) SAS
5 4 (1.00%) IIS
6 1 (0.25%) Confluence
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 35 (8.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.25%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (0.75%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) GitHub
4 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.00%) Internet
2 9 (2.25%) Firewall
3 6 (1.50%) LAN
4 5 (1.25%) Intranet
4 5 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (1.25%) Network Security
4 5 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.25%) WAN
5 1 (0.25%) MPLS
5 1 (0.25%) VoIP
5 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (22.25%) SQL Server
2 73 (18.25%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (10.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 40 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (9.00%) Power BI
7 33 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (7.50%) Relational Database
9 24 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 22 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (5.25%) BusinessObjects
12 20 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
13 10 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (2.50%) QlikView
14 8 (2.00%) MySQL
15 7 (1.75%) Data Lake
15 7 (1.75%) Oracle Database
15 7 (1.75%) Redis
16 6 (1.50%) SAS EBI
16 6 (1.50%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 53 (13.25%) Visual Studio
2 29 (7.25%) MSTest
2 29 (7.25%) Ranorex
3 26 (6.50%) Moq
3 26 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (6.50%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 25 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 23 (5.75%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.75%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.75%) JIRA
7 10 (2.50%) JUnit
8 9 (2.25%) NUnit
9 6 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.00%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.75%) Chocolatey
12 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 251 (62.75%) Finance
2 21 (5.25%) Banking
3 20 (5.00%) Retail
4 13 (3.25%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.75%) Marketing
6 7 (1.75%) Legal
7 6 (1.50%) Back Office
8 3 (0.75%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 155 (38.75%) Analyst
2 100 (25.00%) Developer
3 74 (18.50%) Business Analyst
4 40 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 37 (9.25%) .NET Developer
6 35 (8.75%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 32 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 30 (7.50%) Applications Support
9 27 (6.75%) Software Test Engineer
10 26 (6.50%) Applications Support Analyst
10 26 (6.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 26 (6.50%) QA Engineer
10 26 (6.50%) QA Test Engineer
11 25 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (6.25%) C# Developer
12 24 (6.00%) Project Manager
13 23 (5.75%) Architect
14 22 (5.50%) SQL Analyst
14 22 (5.50%) Systems Analyst
15 21 (5.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (22.75%) .NET
2 51 (12.75%) WPF
3 37 (9.25%) Velocity
4 27 (6.75%) WCF
5 25 (6.25%) Web Services
6 21 (5.25%) CSS
7 18 (4.50%) XML
8 17 (4.25%) HTML
9 16 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (4.00%) Task Parallel Library
10 14 (3.50%) Reactive Extensions
11 13 (3.25%) ASP.NET
11 13 (3.25%) Dojo
11 13 (3.25%) JSP
11 13 (3.25%) XSLT
12 12 (3.00%) REST
13 11 (2.75%) AngularJS
13 11 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (2.75%) WinForms
14 9 (2.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.75%) Management Information System
3 22 (5.50%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (2.75%) Algorithms
4 11 (2.75%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.50%) Fintech
6 5 (1.25%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.00%) Replication
8 3 (0.75%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.75%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.50%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.25%) BYOD
10 1 (0.25%) GPGPU
10 1 (0.25%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.25%) PKI
10 1 (0.25%) PMI
10 1 (0.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.50%) Linux
2 11 (2.75%) Windows
3 9 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.75%) Unix
5 5 (1.25%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (24.75%) Risk Management
3 88 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
4 80 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 67 (16.75%) Test Automation
6 62 (15.50%) Scrum
7 58 (14.50%) SDLC
8 56 (14.00%) ETL
8 56 (14.00%) OO
9 54 (13.50%) Mathematics
10 50 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 48 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
11 48 (12.00%) Project Management
12 47 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
12 47 (11.75%) Refactoring
13 45 (11.25%) Computer Science
14 41 (10.25%) Data Analysis
15 39 (9.75%) User Stories
16 37 (9.25%) Acceptance Criteria
17 36 (9.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (39.75%) SQL
2 82 (20.50%) C#
3 53 (13.25%) JavaScript
4 42 (10.50%) Java
5 38 (9.50%) T-SQL
6 25 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 16 (4.00%) C
8 15 (3.75%) Python
9 9 (2.25%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.25%) C++
12 4 (1.00%) VBA
13 3 (0.75%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.50%) Groovy
14 2 (0.50%) R
15 1 (0.25%) Perl
15 1 (0.25%) Scala
15 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 87 (21.75%) Degree
2 12 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.75%) IIBA
4 6 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.00%) CBAP
5 4 (1.00%) CISSP
5 4 (1.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.50%) PgMP
7 2 (0.50%) PMP
7 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (13.75%) QA
2 14 (3.50%) Data Quality
3 12 (3.00%) PMO
4 8 (2.00%) GDPR
5 5 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.75%) LXC
5 2 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (6.75%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.00%) Tableau
3 31 (7.75%) Oracle
4 26 (6.50%) SAP
5 13 (3.25%) VMware
6 8 (2.00%) Cognos
7 6 (1.50%) Talend
8 4 (1.00%) Citrix
8 4 (1.00%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.25%) Cisco
9 1 (0.25%) HP