Period
to 22 September 2017

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 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Analytics
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 876 1142 1183
Rank change year-on-year +266 +41 +30
Permanent jobs citing Risk Analytics 303 89 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.046% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.051% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 77 62 104
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +21.74% -7.26%
10th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £108,000 £112,625 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +37.50% -15.79%

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 158612 172903 195095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.13% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 124997 144186 160328
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Analytics in the UK

Risk Analytics
Top 11 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 22 September 2017. 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 +274 291 £72,500 +3.57% 6
London +219 264 £85,000 +17.24% 6
UK excluding London +66 39 £65,000 +18.18%
North of England - 12 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 12 £65,000 -
East of England +8 11 £65,000 +18.18%
Scotland +14 10 £75,000 -
Midlands +37 3 £62,500 +47.06%
West Midlands +19 3 £62,500 +47.06%
Northern Ireland - 2 £55,000 -
South East +47 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 September 2017, 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.

1 303 (100.00%) Analytics
2 287 (94.72%) Finance
3 250 (82.51%) Banking
4 241 (79.54%) Investment Banking
5 225 (74.26%) Credit Risk
6 224 (73.93%) Retail
7 218 (71.95%) Asset Management
8 213 (70.30%) Wealth Management
8 213 (70.30%) Retail Banking
9 203 (67.00%) SQL
10 149 (49.17%) Derivative
11 146 (48.18%) SDLC
12 137 (45.21%) JIRA
13 131 (43.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 125 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
15 121 (39.93%) Equities
15 121 (39.93%) Credit Risk Analytics
16 108 (35.64%) Analytical Skills
17 99 (32.67%) TDD
18 93 (30.69%) Microsoft
18 93 (30.69%) Basel III
18 93 (30.69%) OTC Derivatives
19 92 (30.36%) Microsoft Excel
20 90 (29.70%) Project Management
20 90 (29.70%) Business Analysis
21 87 (28.71%) Front Office
22 82 (27.06%) C#
23 71 (23.43%) Oracle
23 71 (23.43%) Software Engineering
24 60 (19.80%) Oracle Database

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 9 (2.97%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.31%) SAS
3 3 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 92 (30.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.80%) Oracle Database
2 48 (15.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 47 (15.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (6.27%) Big Data
4 19 (6.27%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.98%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.32%) QlikView
7 3 (0.99%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.66%) MySQL
8 2 (0.66%) Power BI
9 1 (0.33%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.33%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 137 (45.21%) JIRA
2 48 (15.84%) Visual Studio
3 44 (14.52%) TeamCity
4 15 (4.95%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.63%) NUnit
6 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.33%) Protractor
7 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 287 (94.72%) Finance
2 250 (82.51%) Banking
3 241 (79.54%) Investment Banking
4 224 (73.93%) Retail
5 213 (70.30%) Retail Banking
6 87 (28.71%) Front Office
7 10 (3.30%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.99%) Back Office
9 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 96 (31.68%) Analyst
2 89 (29.37%) Business Analyst
3 57 (18.81%) Developer
4 53 (17.49%) C# Software Engineer
4 53 (17.49%) Software Engineer
5 52 (17.16%) Risk Analyst
6 50 (16.50%) Risk Analytics Analyst
6 50 (16.50%) Risk Analytics Business Analyst
6 50 (16.50%) Risk Business Analyst
7 47 (15.51%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 47 (15.51%) Senior Software Engineer
8 46 (15.18%) DevOps Engineer
9 40 (13.20%) Credit Analyst
10 32 (10.56%) Java Developer
11 30 (9.90%) Senior Analyst
12 29 (9.57%) Analytics Manager
12 29 (9.57%) Risk Manager
12 29 (9.57%) Senior Business Analyst
13 28 (9.24%) Risk Analytics Manager
13 28 (9.24%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.84%) Web Services
2 9 (2.97%) .NET
2 9 (2.97%) HTML
2 9 (2.97%) Spring
2 9 (2.97%) WinForms
2 9 (2.97%) WPF
2 9 (2.97%) XML
3 8 (2.64%) HTML5
4 6 (1.98%) JSP
4 6 (1.98%) WCF
5 5 (1.65%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (1.65%) JMS
5 5 (1.65%) RESTful
5 5 (1.65%) SOAP
5 5 (1.65%) Velocity
5 5 (1.65%) XSD
5 5 (1.65%) XSLT
6 3 (0.99%) MDX
7 2 (0.66%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 225 (74.26%) Credit Risk
2 149 (49.17%) Derivative
3 131 (43.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 121 (39.93%) Equities
5 108 (35.64%) Analytical Skills
6 93 (30.69%) OTC Derivatives
7 19 (6.27%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.30%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.64%) Reference Data
11 7 (2.31%) Credit Derivative
11 7 (2.31%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.65%) AS400
12 5 (1.65%) Grid Computing
12 5 (1.65%) User Experience
13 3 (0.99%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.99%) Reinsurance
14 2 (0.66%) FMCG
15 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.49%) Linux
2 51 (16.83%) Windows
3 5 (1.65%) AIX
3 5 (1.65%) Solaris
3 5 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (100.00%) Analytics
2 218 (71.95%) Asset Management
3 213 (70.30%) Wealth Management
4 146 (48.18%) SDLC
5 125 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (39.93%) Credit Risk Analytics
7 99 (32.67%) TDD
8 90 (29.70%) Business Analysis
8 90 (29.70%) Project Management
9 71 (23.43%) Software Engineering
10 51 (16.83%) Risk Management
11 48 (15.84%) DevOps
12 47 (15.51%) Data Integration
12 47 (15.51%) Performance Tuning
13 44 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (5.94%) OO
15 15 (4.95%) Mathematics
16 13 (4.29%) Scrum
17 12 (3.96%) Financial Modelling
18 11 (3.63%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 203 (67.00%) SQL
2 82 (27.06%) C#
3 46 (15.18%) Java
4 43 (14.19%) PowerShell
5 31 (10.23%) Python
6 21 (6.93%) C++
7 20 (6.60%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.63%) VBA
9 8 (2.64%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.65%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.32%) Scala
12 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.99%) R
13 1 (0.33%) Haskell
13 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (8.25%) Degree
2 7 (2.31%) PhD
3 4 (1.32%) CISA
4 3 (0.99%) CISM
4 3 (0.99%) CISSP
4 3 (0.99%) CRISC
5 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.33%) ACCA
6 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (30.69%) Basel III
2 6 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.65%) IFRS
4 4 (1.32%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.33%) COREP
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) IAS 39
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.99%) Ansible
1 3 (0.99%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 93 (30.69%) Microsoft
2 71 (23.43%) Oracle
3 4 (1.32%) Tableau
4 3 (0.99%) MapR
4 3 (0.99%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.66%) IBM
5 2 (0.66%) SAP
5 2 (0.66%) Teradata
6 1 (0.33%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.33%) MicroStrategy