Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reinsurance
UK
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 996 977 1072
Rank change year-on-year -19 +95 -38
Permanent jobs citing Reinsurance 200 183 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 173 162 188
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £39,800 £37,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,375 £89,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,250 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +39.41% -22.73% +22.22%

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 73,816 71,864 88,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.98% 42.57% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 57,619 57,918 71,287
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Reinsurance in the UK

Reinsurance
Top 7 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 21 May 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 +17 195 £65,000 +8.33% 21
London +11 159 £65,000 - 18
UK excluding London -35 36 £59,250 +39.41% 3
South East -1 23 £57,500 +43.75% 2
East of England -1 12 £70,000 -6.67%
Midlands -4 1 £24,000 -43.53% 1
West Midlands -12 1 £24,000 -43.53% 1

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 94 (47.00%) Finance
2 91 (45.50%) SQL
3 69 (34.50%) SQL Server
4 48 (24.00%) SDLC
5 47 (23.50%) Microsoft
6 46 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (22.00%) Degree
8 41 (20.50%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 38 (19.00%) .NET
11 37 (18.50%) Test Automation
12 33 (16.50%) Scrum
13 32 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (14.50%) C#
15 28 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (13.00%) Windows
16 26 (13.00%) Project Management
17 25 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 24 (12.00%) Data Analysis
18 24 (12.00%) Java
18 24 (12.00%) DevOps
19 23 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (11.50%) Oracle
19 23 (11.50%) Data Modelling
19 23 (11.50%) BusinessObjects
19 23 (11.50%) Mathematics
20 22 (11.00%) Banking
20 22 (11.00%) Microsoft Excel
20 22 (11.00%) Microsoft Office
20 22 (11.00%) Management Information System

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 (3.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.00%) SAS
4 3 (1.50%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) nginx
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (11.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 22 (11.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.00%) IaaS
3 4 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.50%) MPLS
1 13 (6.50%) SAN
1 13 (6.50%) WAN
2 6 (3.00%) Internet
2 6 (3.00%) VPN
3 4 (2.00%) Intranet
4 3 (1.50%) DNS
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (34.50%) SQL Server
2 40 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (11.50%) BusinessObjects
6 18 (9.00%) QlikView
6 18 (9.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (4.50%) Oracle Database
9 8 (4.00%) Power BI
10 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (3.00%) DB2
11 6 (3.00%) OLAP
11 6 (3.00%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (2.00%) DTS
12 4 (2.00%) Qlik Sense
13 3 (1.50%) Big Data
13 3 (1.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (6.50%) Eclipse
2 12 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.50%) JIRA
4 3 (1.50%) Selenium
4 3 (1.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.00%) JUnit
5 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.50%) JMeter
6 1 (0.50%) RStudio
General
1 94 (47.00%) Finance
2 22 (11.00%) Banking
3 12 (6.00%) Retail
4 8 (4.00%) General Ledger
5 6 (3.00%) Marketing
6 4 (2.00%) Legal
7 3 (1.50%) Back Office
8 2 (1.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 66 (33.00%) Analyst
2 33 (16.50%) Developer
3 22 (11.00%) Business Analyst
4 21 (10.50%) Development Manager
5 17 (8.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 17 (8.50%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (6.50%) Architect
7 13 (6.50%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (6.00%) Data Analyst
9 11 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
10 10 (5.00%) SQL Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
10 10 (5.00%) Team Leader
10 10 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (4.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 9 (4.50%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.00%) .NET
2 13 (6.50%) WPF
3 12 (6.00%) CSS
3 12 (6.00%) HTML
4 11 (5.50%) .NET Framework
4 11 (5.50%) AngularJS
4 11 (5.50%) HTML5
5 9 (4.50%) ASP.NET
5 9 (4.50%) Web Services
6 7 (3.50%) Grails
7 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (2.50%) CSS3
8 5 (2.50%) JSON
8 5 (2.50%) REST
8 5 (2.50%) RESTful
8 5 (2.50%) Task Parallel Library
8 5 (2.50%) WCF
9 4 (2.00%) Middleware
9 4 (2.00%) Node.js
10 3 (1.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (11.00%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.50%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.50%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (3.00%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.50%) PMI
8 4 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.00%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (2.00%) Fintech
9 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.00%) Windows
2 13 (6.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.50%) Linux
4 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.50%) CentOS
5 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.00%) SDLC
2 46 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (20.50%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (18.50%) Test Automation
5 33 (16.50%) Scrum
6 26 (13.00%) Project Management
7 24 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 24 (12.00%) DevOps
8 23 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (11.50%) Data Modelling
8 23 (11.50%) Mathematics
9 21 (10.50%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
11 18 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (7.50%) Business Analysis
12 15 (7.50%) Commercial Awareness
12 15 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (7.00%) Analytics
13 14 (7.00%) OO
14 13 (6.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 91 (45.50%) SQL
2 29 (14.50%) C#
3 24 (12.00%) Java
4 19 (9.50%) PowerShell
5 17 (8.50%) T-SQL
6 16 (8.00%) VBA
7 9 (4.50%) Groovy
7 9 (4.50%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.00%) Python
8 6 (3.00%) Ruby
9 5 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.00%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.00%) C
10 4 (2.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.00%) R
11 2 (1.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.00%) VB
12 1 (0.50%) C++
12 1 (0.50%) Perl
12 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (22.00%) Degree
2 5 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.50%) ISEB
3 3 (1.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PhD
4 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.50%) PMO
3 5 (2.50%) QA
4 4 (2.00%) GDPR
5 2 (1.00%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.50%) Docker
3 4 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.50%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) Salt
3 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (23.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.50%) Oracle
3 20 (10.00%) Tableau
4 19 (9.50%) Cognos
5 17 (8.50%) VMware
6 6 (3.00%) Guidewire
6 6 (3.00%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (3.00%) Netezza
6 6 (3.00%) Teradata
7 5 (2.50%) SAP
8 3 (1.50%) Citrix
8 3 (1.50%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.50%) TOWER Software