Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 759 858 946
Rank change year-on-year +99 +88 +101
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 333 333 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.50% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 307 314 241
UK median annual salary £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.80% -1.92% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £39,375
90th Percentile £101,750 £90,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% +16.67% -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 55,005 66,089 71,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.85% 39.40% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41,273 50,598 52,997
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 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 +90 312 £70,000 +7.69% 23
London +115 266 £70,000 +4.48% 18
UK excluding London +8 46 £65,000 +23.81% 5
South East -14 30 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Midlands +48 9 £57,500 -32.35%
West Midlands +31 9 £57,500 -32.35%
East of England +59 3 £50,000 -4.76% 3
South West +21 3 £70,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -
North of England - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 158 (47.45%) Finance
2 149 (44.74%) SQL
3 116 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (26.43%) Degree
5 81 (24.32%) SQL Server
6 77 (23.12%) C#
7 75 (22.52%) .NET
8 73 (21.92%) Computer Science
8 73 (21.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 70 (21.02%) XML
10 64 (19.22%) Microsoft
10 64 (19.22%) SDLC
11 59 (17.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 54 (16.22%) OO
12 54 (16.22%) Data Modelling
13 53 (15.92%) JavaScript
13 53 (15.92%) Scrum
13 53 (15.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 49 (14.71%) Business Analysis
14 49 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
15 48 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
16 47 (14.11%) Azure
17 46 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
18 45 (13.51%) DevOps
19 43 (12.91%) iSeries
19 43 (12.91%) Computer Science Degree
20 42 (12.61%) RPG
20 42 (12.61%) AS400
21 40 (12.01%) Project Management
22 39 (11.71%) 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 10 (3.00%) IIS
2 9 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.80%) SAS
4 5 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.30%) Mendix
5 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.60%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 47 (14.11%) Azure
2 30 (9.01%) AWS
3 22 (6.61%) Power Platform
4 10 (3.00%) GCP
4 10 (3.00%) SaaS
5 7 (2.10%) Serverless
6 6 (1.80%) Azure Functions
7 5 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.50%) AWS Fargate
8 4 (1.20%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.90%) LAN
2 2 (0.60%) DHCP
2 2 (0.60%) DNS
2 2 (0.60%) Firewall
2 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.60%) VLAN
2 2 (0.60%) VPN
2 2 (0.60%) WAN
3 1 (0.30%) MPLS
3 1 (0.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 73 (21.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (17.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 49 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (8.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (6.61%) Power BI
7 19 (5.71%) DB2
7 19 (5.71%) QlikView
8 17 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (3.90%) MS Access
9 13 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (3.60%) Relational Database
11 10 (3.00%) NoSQL
12 9 (2.70%) DTS
12 9 (2.70%) MySQL
12 9 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (2.10%) Data Lake
14 7 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 34 (10.21%) Visual Studio
2 21 (6.31%) PyCharm
2 21 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (6.31%) Visual Studio Code
3 14 (4.20%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (3.60%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.20%) NUnit
6 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 158 (47.45%) Finance
2 18 (5.41%) Banking
3 13 (3.90%) Back Office
4 7 (2.10%) Legal
5 4 (1.20%) Billing
6 3 (0.90%) Front Office
6 3 (0.90%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.30%) Marketing
7 1 (0.30%) Retail
7 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (45.65%) Analyst
2 55 (16.52%) Developer
2 55 (16.52%) Support Analyst
3 39 (11.71%) Architect
4 28 (8.41%) Applications Support
5 26 (7.81%) Applications Support Analyst
5 26 (7.81%) Systems Support Analyst
6 25 (7.51%) Business Analyst
6 25 (7.51%) Programmer
7 24 (7.21%) C# Programmer
7 24 (7.21%) Insurance Systems Analyst
7 24 (7.21%) Project Manager
8 23 (6.91%) Consultant
9 22 (6.61%) Analyst Programmer
9 22 (6.61%) Data Analyst
10 21 (6.31%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 21 (6.31%) Java Consultant
10 21 (6.31%) Java Programmer
11 19 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (4.20%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (22.52%) .NET
2 70 (21.02%) XML
3 33 (9.91%) AngularJS
3 33 (9.91%) REST
4 32 (9.61%) jQuery
5 29 (8.71%) React
6 23 (6.91%) JSON
7 22 (6.61%) Polymer
8 21 (6.31%) Django
9 14 (4.20%) CSS
9 14 (4.20%) HTML
10 11 (3.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (3.00%) .NET Framework
11 10 (3.00%) OAuth
11 10 (3.00%) OAuth2
11 10 (3.00%) Swagger
11 10 (3.00%) Web Services
12 8 (2.40%) MDX
12 8 (2.40%) SOAP
12 8 (2.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (12.91%) iSeries
3 42 (12.61%) AS400
4 24 (7.21%) Management Information System
5 17 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.30%) Data Centre
7 10 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (2.70%) PMI
9 7 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.50%) Taxonomies
11 4 (1.20%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.90%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.90%) User Experience
13 2 (0.60%) Cyber Defence
13 2 (0.60%) Cyberattack
13 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.60%) Security Operations Centre
14 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.30%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.60%) Windows
2 4 (1.20%) Linux
3 3 (0.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.60%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (21.92%) Computer Science
3 64 (19.22%) SDLC
4 54 (16.22%) Data Modelling
4 54 (16.22%) OO
5 53 (15.92%) Scrum
5 53 (15.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 49 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 48 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (13.51%) DevOps
9 40 (12.01%) Project Management
10 39 (11.71%) Use Case
11 38 (11.41%) Risk Management
12 33 (9.91%) Analytics
13 31 (9.31%) ETL
13 31 (9.31%) ITIL
14 30 (9.01%) Microservices
14 30 (9.01%) Project Delivery
15 27 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (8.11%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 149 (44.74%) SQL
2 77 (23.12%) C#
3 53 (15.92%) JavaScript
4 42 (12.61%) RPG
5 39 (11.71%) Java
6 38 (11.41%) Python
7 28 (8.41%) T-SQL
8 22 (6.61%) VBA
9 5 (1.50%) C
9 5 (1.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (1.50%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.50%) R
10 2 (0.60%) Groovy
10 2 (0.60%) VB
11 1 (0.30%) Jython
11 1 (0.30%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.30%) Ruby
11 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 88 (26.43%) Degree
2 43 (12.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.00%) PMI Certification
3 10 (3.00%) PMP
3 10 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (0.90%) CISA
4 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.90%) CISM
4 3 (0.90%) CISSP
4 3 (0.90%) CRISC
5 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.30%) PgMP
6 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.11%) Data Quality
2 16 (4.80%) SLA
3 14 (4.20%) Solvency II
4 7 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.50%) GDPR
5 5 (1.50%) NIST
6 3 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (0.90%) PMO
7 2 (0.60%) QA
8 1 (0.30%) IFRS
System Software
1 22 (6.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.50%) Docker
3 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.60%) Malwarebytes
2 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (19.22%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.31%) Guidewire
3 14 (4.20%) Oracle
4 12 (3.60%) SAP
5 11 (3.30%) Cognos
6 9 (2.70%) Tableau
7 4 (1.20%) Netezza
7 4 (1.20%) Talend
7 4 (1.20%) Teradata
8 3 (0.90%) Databricks
9 2 (0.60%) Adobe
9 2 (0.60%) Altiris
9 2 (0.60%) Dell
9 2 (0.60%) Pega
9 2 (0.60%) Symantec
9 2 (0.60%) VMware
10 1 (0.30%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.30%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.30%) IBM
10 1 (0.30%) TOWER Software