Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Risk Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analytics over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Analytics
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 957 1078 1140
Rank change year-on-year +121 +62 +11
Permanent jobs citing Risk Analytics 206 102 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.058% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.064% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 71 49 128
UK median annual salary £70,000 £77,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +55.00% -14.53%
10th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +41.18% -10.53%

Risk Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 155,536 158,519 185,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.84% 89.54% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 124,908 131,030 153,743
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Risk Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Risk Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analytics in the UK

Risk Analytics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Analytics.

Salary trend for Risk Analytics in the UK

Risk Analytics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analytics over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Analytics in the UK

Risk Analytics
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analytics within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 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 +125 205 £70,000 -9.68% 33
London +84 168 £85,000 +3.03% 25
UK excluding London +37 38 £65,000 +8.33% 13
East of England +31 20 £65,000 +23.81% 2
South East - 9 £75,000 - 3
North of England - 8 £48,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £70,000 -
North West - 4 £38,500 -
Scotland -40 1 £50,000 +11.11% 2

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Risk Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Risk Analytics.

1 206 (100.00%) Analytics
2 181 (87.86%) Finance
3 136 (66.02%) Credit Risk
4 132 (64.08%) SQL
5 131 (63.59%) Banking
6 118 (57.28%) Investment Banking
7 113 (54.85%) Retail Banking
7 113 (54.85%) Wealth Management
8 112 (54.37%) Asset Management
9 105 (50.97%) Agile Software Development
10 92 (44.66%) C#
11 86 (41.75%) SDLC
12 80 (38.83%) TDD
13 78 (37.86%) Software Engineering
14 70 (33.98%) Derivative
15 66 (32.04%) Credit Risk Analytics
16 64 (31.07%) JIRA
17 58 (28.16%) Equities
18 56 (27.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 54 (26.21%) Risk Management
20 50 (24.27%) Windows
20 50 (24.27%) Analytical Skills
21 48 (23.30%) .NET
22 44 (21.36%) Front Office
22 44 (21.36%) Oracle
23 41 (19.90%) Microsoft
23 41 (19.90%) Oracle Database
24 40 (19.42%) NUnit
25 39 (18.93%) Mathematics
26 37 (17.96%) Degree

Risk Analytics
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 19 (9.22%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (7.28%) SAS
3 1 (0.49%) Apache
3 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 30 (14.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.74%) PaaS
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.90%) Oracle Database
2 32 (15.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 31 (15.05%) SQL Server
4 30 (14.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (5.34%) Big Data
6 4 (1.94%) Base SAS
6 4 (1.94%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.46%) QlikView
8 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.97%) Power BI
8 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.49%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.49%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 64 (31.07%) JIRA
2 40 (19.42%) NUnit
3 36 (17.48%) Visual Studio
4 34 (16.50%) Git (software)
5 29 (14.08%) TeamCity
6 20 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (8.74%) Moq
7 18 (8.74%) MSTest
8 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.49%) Protractor
8 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 181 (87.86%) Finance
2 131 (63.59%) Banking
3 118 (57.28%) Investment Banking
4 113 (54.85%) Retail Banking
5 44 (21.36%) Front Office
6 23 (11.17%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.43%) Retail
8 2 (0.97%) Back Office
8 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 59 (28.64%) Developer
2 52 (25.24%) C# Developer
3 45 (21.84%) C# Software Engineer
3 45 (21.84%) Software Engineer
4 36 (17.48%) Analyst
5 33 (16.02%) Risk Manager
6 32 (15.53%) Risk Analyst
7 30 (14.56%) Business Analyst
7 30 (14.56%) Risk Analytics Analyst
7 30 (14.56%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 30 (14.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 27 (13.11%) DevOps Engineer
9 26 (12.62%) Analytics Manager
9 26 (12.62%) Risk Analytics Business Analyst
9 26 (12.62%) Risk Analytics Manager
9 26 (12.62%) Risk Business Analyst
10 19 (9.22%) Project Manager
11 18 (8.74%) Risk Analytics Project Manager
11 18 (8.74%) Risk Project Manager
12 17 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (23.30%) .NET
2 36 (17.48%) Web Services
3 30 (14.56%) ASP.NET
4 29 (14.08%) WPF
5 23 (11.17%) RESTful
6 22 (10.68%) WinForms
7 18 (8.74%) ASP.NET Core
7 18 (8.74%) REST
8 17 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (6.80%) WCF
10 12 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (5.34%) Velocity
12 7 (3.40%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.91%) HTML
13 6 (2.91%) HTML5
14 4 (1.94%) .NET Framework
15 3 (1.46%) MDX
15 3 (1.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 2 (0.97%) React
17 1 (0.49%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 136 (66.02%) Credit Risk
2 70 (33.98%) Derivative
3 58 (28.16%) Equities
4 56 (27.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 50 (24.27%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (17.96%) OTC Derivatives
7 35 (16.99%) Computer Science
8 28 (13.59%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (11.17%) Algorithms
9 23 (11.17%) Market Risk
10 18 (8.74%) Management Information System
11 7 (3.40%) Grid Computing
12 5 (2.43%) Fintech
12 5 (2.43%) Reinsurance
13 4 (1.94%) Fixed Income
14 2 (0.97%) FMCG
14 2 (0.97%) Hedge funds
15 1 (0.49%) AS400
15 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
15 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.27%) Windows
2 28 (13.59%) Linux
3 1 (0.49%) AIX
3 1 (0.49%) Solaris
3 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (100.00%) Analytics
2 113 (54.85%) Wealth Management
3 112 (54.37%) Asset Management
4 105 (50.97%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (41.75%) SDLC
6 80 (38.83%) TDD
7 78 (37.86%) Software Engineering
8 66 (32.04%) Credit Risk Analytics
9 54 (26.21%) Risk Management
10 39 (18.93%) Mathematics
11 33 (16.02%) Data Integration
12 31 (15.05%) Business Analysis
12 31 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
13 30 (14.56%) Project Management
13 30 (14.56%) Unit Testing
14 27 (13.11%) DevOps
14 27 (13.11%) Scrum
15 22 (10.68%) Financial Modelling
16 21 (10.19%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 132 (64.08%) SQL
2 92 (44.66%) C#
3 27 (13.11%) PowerShell
4 14 (6.80%) Java
4 14 (6.80%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.83%) Python
6 8 (3.88%) C++
7 6 (2.91%) Scala
8 3 (1.46%) C
9 2 (0.97%) F#
10 1 (0.49%) Haskell
10 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.49%) R
10 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (17.96%) Degree
2 4 (1.94%) PhD
3 3 (1.46%) CISA
3 3 (1.46%) CISM
3 3 (1.46%) CISSP
3 3 (1.46%) CRISC
4 2 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (17.96%) Basel III
2 18 (8.74%) QA
3 11 (5.34%) IFRS
3 11 (5.34%) IFRS 9
4 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (21.36%) Oracle
2 41 (19.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.94%) DevExpress
3 4 (1.94%) Tableau
4 2 (0.97%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.49%) Google
5 1 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.49%) SAP