Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 971 968 1032
Rank change year-on-year -3 +64 -12
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 221 218 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 189 201 226
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £39,375 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,750 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +5.26%

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 73,350 71,384 88,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.66% 40.65% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57,749 58,357 71,416
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -4 218 £57,500 -3.36% 24
London +14 170 £57,500 -11.54% 19
UK excluding London -12 48 £57,500 +27.78% 5
South East -1 28 £54,000 +16.76% 4
East of England +17 17 £57,500 -23.33% 1
West Midlands -1 2 £24,000 -43.53%
Midlands -11 2 £24,000 -43.53%
South West +2 1 £40,000 -11.11%

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 112 (50.68%) Finance
2 106 (47.96%) SQL
3 76 (34.39%) SQL Server
4 62 (28.05%) Microsoft
5 56 (25.34%) Degree
6 50 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (22.17%) Mathematics
8 46 (20.81%) SDLC
9 45 (20.36%) .NET
10 42 (19.00%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (18.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 40 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
12 39 (17.65%) Scrum
13 38 (17.19%) Analytics
14 37 (16.74%) C#
15 35 (15.84%) Data Modelling
16 33 (14.93%) QlikView
17 30 (13.57%) Management Information System
18 29 (13.12%) Test Automation
19 28 (12.67%) Tableau
19 28 (12.67%) Project Management
20 27 (12.22%) Windows
20 27 (12.22%) Computer Science
20 27 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
21 26 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
21 26 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
22 25 (11.31%) Business Analysis
23 24 (10.86%) Risk Management
23 24 (10.86%) BusinessObjects
24 23 (10.41%) Cognos

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 8 (3.62%) MS Exchange
1 8 (3.62%) SAS
2 7 (3.17%) IIS
3 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.45%) Apache
4 1 (0.45%) Confluence
4 1 (0.45%) nginx
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (9.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (8.60%) MS Visio
3 16 (7.24%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) IaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.88%) Firewall
2 8 (3.62%) Internet
3 6 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.71%) WAN
4 5 (2.26%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.26%) MPLS
4 5 (2.26%) SAN
5 4 (1.81%) VPN
6 1 (0.45%) DHCP
6 1 (0.45%) DMZ
6 1 (0.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (34.39%) SQL Server
2 40 (18.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (14.93%) QlikView
4 26 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (10.86%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (6.33%) Oracle Database
7 14 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (4.98%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (3.62%) DB2
9 8 (3.62%) OLAP
9 8 (3.62%) Oracle OLAP
9 8 (3.62%) Power BI
9 8 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.81%) KNIME
10 4 (1.81%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.81%) Spotfire
11 3 (1.36%) DTS
11 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.52%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.17%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.26%) NUnit
6 2 (0.90%) JUnit
7 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.45%) JIRA
7 1 (0.45%) JMeter
7 1 (0.45%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.45%) Selenium
7 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 112 (50.68%) Finance
2 18 (8.14%) Banking
3 10 (4.52%) Retail
4 8 (3.62%) General Ledger
5 6 (2.71%) Marketing
6 5 (2.26%) Back Office
7 4 (1.81%) Legal
7 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.36%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.36%) Front Office
9 1 (0.45%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 90 (40.72%) Analyst
2 47 (21.27%) Developer
3 38 (17.19%) Business Analyst
4 23 (10.41%) Project Manager
5 19 (8.60%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 16 (7.24%) Data Analyst
7 15 (6.79%) C# Developer
7 15 (6.79%) Development Manager
8 14 (6.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 14 (6.33%) SQL Developer
9 13 (5.88%) Report Analyst
10 12 (5.43%) Architect
11 11 (4.98%) Audit Analyst
11 11 (4.98%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 10 (4.52%) Analyst Developer
12 10 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (4.52%) Reinsurance Business Analyst
13 9 (4.07%) Software Engineer
13 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Developer
14 8 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.36%) .NET
2 16 (7.24%) WPF
3 14 (6.33%) AngularJS
4 13 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 12 (5.43%) .NET Framework
6 9 (4.07%) CSS
6 9 (4.07%) Grails
6 9 (4.07%) HTML
7 8 (3.62%) HTML5
7 8 (3.62%) WCF
8 6 (2.71%) RESTful
9 5 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (2.26%) Middleware
9 5 (2.26%) Velocity
9 5 (2.26%) WinForms
10 4 (1.81%) Web Services
11 3 (1.36%) CSS3
11 3 (1.36%) JSON
11 3 (1.36%) REST
11 3 (1.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (13.57%) Management Information System
3 27 (12.22%) Computer Science
4 15 (6.79%) Algorithms
5 10 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (3.62%) PMI
7 5 (2.26%) EMC VNX
7 5 (2.26%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.26%) Thin Client
7 5 (2.26%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.81%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.36%) Fintech
9 3 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.90%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.45%) Social Media
11 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.22%) Windows
2 8 (3.62%) Linux
3 6 (2.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.45%) CentOS
4 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (22.17%) Mathematics
3 46 (20.81%) SDLC
4 42 (19.00%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (17.65%) Scrum
6 38 (17.19%) Analytics
7 35 (15.84%) Data Modelling
8 29 (13.12%) Test Automation
9 28 (12.67%) Project Management
10 27 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 26 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
12 25 (11.31%) Business Analysis
13 24 (10.86%) Risk Management
14 23 (10.41%) Data Analysis
15 21 (9.50%) Software Engineering
15 21 (9.50%) Statistics
16 19 (8.60%) OO
17 17 (7.69%) ITIL
18 16 (7.24%) Data Security
19 15 (6.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (47.96%) SQL
2 37 (16.74%) C#
3 23 (10.41%) Java
4 21 (9.50%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.43%) PL/SQL
6 10 (4.52%) VBA
7 9 (4.07%) Groovy
8 8 (3.62%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.62%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.17%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.71%) Python
11 4 (1.81%) Jython
11 4 (1.81%) Scala
12 3 (1.36%) Clojure
12 3 (1.36%) Ruby
13 1 (0.45%) C++
13 1 (0.45%) Perl
13 1 (0.45%) R
13 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (25.34%) Degree
2 8 (3.62%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.17%) GCIA
3 7 (3.17%) GCIH
3 7 (3.17%) GIAC
3 7 (3.17%) SANS
4 5 (2.26%) CCA
4 5 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.36%) APMP
5 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) ISEB
7 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PhD
7 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (3.17%) NIST 800
1 7 (3.17%) QA
2 5 (2.26%) PMO
3 3 (1.36%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.90%) GAAP
4 2 (0.90%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.45%) GDPR
5 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.07%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (2.71%) Docker
5 5 (2.26%) ISA Server
5 5 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.26%) Terminal Server
5 5 (2.26%) XenApp
5 5 (2.26%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 7 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.81%) Puppet
3 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.45%) Salt
4 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (28.05%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.67%) Tableau
3 23 (10.41%) Cognos
4 22 (9.95%) Oracle
5 15 (6.79%) VMware
6 12 (5.43%) Cisco
7 9 (4.07%) Citrix
8 8 (3.62%) CheckPoint
8 8 (3.62%) Netezza
8 8 (3.62%) Teradata
9 7 (3.17%) Blue Coat
9 7 (3.17%) Dell
9 7 (3.17%) FireEye
9 7 (3.17%) McAfee
10 5 (2.26%) EMC
10 5 (2.26%) Guidewire
11 4 (1.81%) RapidMiner
11 4 (1.81%) SAP
12 3 (1.36%) TOWER Software
13 2 (0.90%) ServiceNow