Period
to 26 October 2020

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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 591 771 819
Rank change year-on-year +180 +48 +94
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 117 305 373
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.58% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 118 302 359
Median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,275 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £102,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £63,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.69% +21.43% +10.53%

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 18,805 52,933 65,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.15% 38.92% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15,145 39,994 49,801
Median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £85,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.95% - +5.88%

Reinsurance
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Reinsurance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Reinsurance.

Salary trend for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Reinsurance over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Top 11 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 26 October 2020. 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 +221 116 £65,000 -7.14% 24
London +116 82 £67,500 -3.57% 23
UK excluding London +287 29 £53,750 -15.69% 1
South West +135 10 £45,000 -40.00%
South East +188 9 £37,500 -46.43%
East of England +149 8 £99,250 +98.50%
Work from Home +21 7 £56,500 +2.73% 1
North of England +182 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Midlands +130 1 £80,000 +39.13% 1
West Midlands +97 1 £80,000 +39.13%
North West - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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 41 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (34.19%) Finance
3 33 (28.21%) Insurtech
4 32 (27.35%) SQL
4 32 (27.35%) Business Analysis
5 30 (25.64%) SDLC
6 28 (23.93%) Microsoft
7 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 23 (19.66%) Data Modelling
8 23 (19.66%) Azure
9 22 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (17.95%) ITIL
11 20 (17.09%) Degree
12 19 (16.24%) Mathematics
12 19 (16.24%) Windows
13 18 (15.38%) Analytics
14 17 (14.53%) OO
14 17 (14.53%) C#
14 17 (14.53%) PowerShell
15 16 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (13.68%) AWS
15 16 (13.68%) T-SQL
15 16 (13.68%) Cisco
15 16 (13.68%) HP
15 16 (13.68%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (13.68%) SAN
15 16 (13.68%) VMware
16 15 (12.82%) Computer Science
16 15 (12.82%) Power Platform
17 14 (11.97%) Power BI

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 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.71%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.71%) CMS
3 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.71%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
4 1 (0.85%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.66%) Azure
2 16 (13.68%) AWS
3 15 (12.82%) Power Platform
4 9 (7.69%) GCP
5 5 (4.27%) Office 365
6 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.71%) PaaS
8 1 (0.85%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.68%) SAN
2 13 (11.11%) DHCP
2 13 (11.11%) DNS
3 5 (4.27%) Firewall
4 3 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (2.56%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.56%) NetScaler
4 3 (2.56%) Network Security
4 3 (2.56%) VPN
5 2 (1.71%) Skype
6 1 (0.85%) DKIM
6 1 (0.85%) DMARC
6 1 (0.85%) Intranet
6 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.97%) Power BI
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (8.55%) Tableau
5 9 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.84%) Blockchain
7 6 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.13%) Looker
7 6 (5.13%) QlikView
7 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.27%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.71%) Big Data
10 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.71%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.85%) Selenium
General
1 40 (34.19%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.42%) Legal
4 3 (2.56%) French Language
5 2 (1.71%) Banking
5 2 (1.71%) German Language
5 2 (1.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (40.17%) Analyst
2 32 (27.35%) Business Analyst
3 13 (11.11%) Cloud Specialist
3 13 (11.11%) Developer
3 13 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 11 (9.40%) Architect
5 9 (7.69%) Implementation Analyst
5 9 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (6.84%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Technical Architect
6 8 (6.84%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.98%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Consultant
8 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (5.13%) ETL Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.40%) .NET
2 10 (8.55%) .NET Framework
3 8 (6.84%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.98%) JSON
4 7 (5.98%) XML
5 6 (5.13%) MDX
6 5 (4.27%) WPF
7 4 (3.42%) Web Services
8 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.71%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.71%) Kafka
8 2 (1.71%) REST
9 1 (0.85%) D3.js
9 1 (0.85%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.85%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.85%) jQuery
9 1 (0.85%) OAuth
9 1 (0.85%) Spring
9 1 (0.85%) Swing
9 1 (0.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.55%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.13%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.42%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.85%) CMDB
6 1 (0.85%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Windows
2 13 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.69%) Linux
3 9 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (2.56%) HPUX
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (2.56%) Solaris
4 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.21%) Insurtech
3 32 (27.35%) Business Analysis
4 30 (25.64%) SDLC
5 23 (19.66%) Data Modelling
6 22 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (17.95%) ITIL
8 19 (16.24%) Mathematics
9 18 (15.38%) Analytics
10 17 (14.53%) OO
11 15 (12.82%) Computer Science
12 14 (11.97%) Test Automation
13 13 (11.11%) Scrum
14 12 (10.26%) ETL
14 12 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (10.26%) Requirements Gathering
15 11 (9.40%) DevOps
16 10 (8.55%) Change Management
16 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (8.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.35%) SQL
2 17 (14.53%) C#
2 17 (14.53%) PowerShell
3 16 (13.68%) T-SQL
4 14 (11.97%) Java
5 8 (6.84%) C
6 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.56%) Python
7 2 (1.71%) PHP
7 2 (1.71%) R
8 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.85%) C++
8 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (17.09%) Degree
2 16 (13.68%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.13%) PMP
4 4 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.56%) CCNA
5 3 (2.56%) CISA
5 3 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.56%) MCSA
5 3 (2.56%) MCSE
5 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.71%) ACCA
7 1 (0.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.85%) CCSP
7 1 (0.85%) CISM
7 1 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) QA
2 6 (5.13%) IFRS
3 5 (4.27%) GDPR
4 4 (3.42%) Data Quality
5 3 (2.56%) SLA
6 2 (1.71%) NIST
6 2 (1.71%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.85%) COBIT
7 1 (0.85%) COSO
7 1 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (2.56%) vSphere
3 3 (2.56%) XenApp
3 3 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.71%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (23.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.68%) Cisco
2 16 (13.68%) HP
2 16 (13.68%) VMware
3 13 (11.11%) Guidewire
3 13 (11.11%) Meraki
3 13 (11.11%) NetApp
4 8 (6.84%) SAP
5 5 (4.27%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (3.42%) Oracle
7 3 (2.56%) Citrix
7 3 (2.56%) Dell
7 3 (2.56%) McAfee
7 3 (2.56%) Veeam
8 1 (0.85%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.85%) Nintex
8 1 (0.85%) Palantir
8 1 (0.85%) Proofpoint
8 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.85%) Tufin