Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Analytics
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 892 1122 1162
Rank change year-on-year +230 +40 +34
Permanent jobs citing Risk Analytics 308 96 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.051% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.057% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 79 56 124
UK median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £106,500 £104,375 £104,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% +29.41% -8.11%

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 160296 168588 194039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.36% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126459 140088 159820
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +245 301 £70,000 -3.45% 3
London +186 265 £85,000 +13.33% 3
UK excluding London +65 43 £65,000 +18.18%
East of England +32 19 £65,000 +20.93%
North of England - 12 £58,750 -
Yorkshire - 8 £63,750 -
Scotland -1 7 £75,000 -
South East +57 4 £50,000 +25.00%
North West - 4 £38,500 -
Midlands +35 1 - -
West Midlands +17 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 308 (100.00%) Analytics
2 292 (94.81%) Finance
3 250 (81.17%) Banking
4 238 (77.27%) Investment Banking
5 231 (75.00%) Credit Risk
6 219 (71.10%) Asset Management
7 217 (70.45%) Retail Banking
8 216 (70.13%) Wealth Management
9 208 (67.53%) SQL
10 157 (50.97%) SDLC
11 152 (49.35%) Derivative
12 136 (44.16%) JIRA
13 132 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 131 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
15 123 (39.94%) Credit Risk Analytics
16 118 (38.31%) Equities
17 105 (34.09%) TDD
18 103 (33.44%) Analytical Skills
19 102 (33.12%) C#
20 96 (31.17%) Microsoft
21 93 (30.19%) Basel III
21 93 (30.19%) OTC Derivatives
22 89 (28.90%) Software Engineering
23 88 (28.57%) Business Analysis
23 88 (28.57%) Project Management
24 86 (27.92%) Microsoft Excel
25 83 (26.95%) Front Office
26 72 (23.38%) Oracle
27 64 (20.78%) Risk Management
28 63 (20.45%) 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 10 (3.25%) SAS
2 9 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.30%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 86 (27.92%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.62%) PaaS
3 4 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.45%) Oracle Database
2 49 (15.91%) Oracle Database 10g
2 49 (15.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (5.84%) Big Data
4 16 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 12 (3.90%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.30%) Base SAS
7 3 (0.97%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.97%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.97%) QlikView
8 2 (0.65%) Power BI
9 1 (0.32%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.32%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 136 (44.16%) JIRA
2 51 (16.56%) Visual Studio
3 44 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 26 (8.44%) NUnit
5 25 (8.12%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.62%) Moq
7 5 (1.62%) MSTest
8 4 (1.30%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.32%) Protractor
9 1 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 292 (94.81%) Finance
2 250 (81.17%) Banking
3 238 (77.27%) Investment Banking
4 217 (70.45%) Retail Banking
5 83 (26.95%) Front Office
6 10 (3.25%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.62%) Retail
8 3 (0.97%) Back Office
8 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (30.52%) Analyst
2 87 (28.25%) Business Analyst
3 63 (20.45%) C# Software Engineer
3 63 (20.45%) Software Engineer
4 60 (19.48%) Developer
5 56 (18.18%) Risk Analyst
6 54 (17.53%) Risk Analytics Analyst
7 50 (16.23%) Risk Analytics Business Analyst
7 50 (16.23%) Risk Business Analyst
8 49 (15.91%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 49 (15.91%) Senior Software Engineer
9 46 (14.94%) DevOps Engineer
10 38 (12.34%) Credit Analyst
11 37 (12.01%) C# Developer
12 34 (11.04%) Risk Manager
12 34 (11.04%) Senior Analyst
13 32 (10.39%) Analytics Manager
13 32 (10.39%) Risk Analytics Manager
13 32 (10.39%) Senior Risk Analyst
14 29 (9.42%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (16.88%) Web Services
2 24 (7.79%) .NET
3 23 (7.47%) WPF
4 20 (6.49%) WinForms
5 15 (4.87%) ASP.NET
6 11 (3.57%) HTML
6 11 (3.57%) HTML5
6 11 (3.57%) WCF
7 10 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (3.25%) Velocity
8 9 (2.92%) RESTful
9 7 (2.27%) Spring
10 6 (1.95%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET Core
11 5 (1.62%) REST
12 4 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (0.97%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.97%) MDX
13 3 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 231 (75.00%) Credit Risk
2 152 (49.35%) Derivative
3 132 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 118 (38.31%) Equities
5 103 (33.44%) Analytical Skills
6 93 (30.19%) OTC Derivatives
7 25 (8.12%) Computer Science
8 22 (7.14%) Algorithms
9 15 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.27%) Credit Derivative
10 7 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (2.27%) Grid Computing
10 7 (2.27%) Reference Data
11 6 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.95%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.62%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.62%) Reinsurance
13 3 (0.97%) FMCG
14 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
14 1 (0.32%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.88%) Windows
2 47 (15.26%) Linux
3 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.32%) AIX
4 1 (0.32%) Solaris
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (100.00%) Analytics
2 219 (71.10%) Asset Management
3 216 (70.13%) Wealth Management
4 157 (50.97%) SDLC
5 131 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (39.94%) Credit Risk Analytics
7 105 (34.09%) TDD
8 89 (28.90%) Software Engineering
9 88 (28.57%) Business Analysis
9 88 (28.57%) Project Management
10 64 (20.78%) Risk Management
11 49 (15.91%) Data Integration
11 49 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
12 47 (15.26%) DevOps
13 45 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (8.77%) Scrum
15 25 (8.12%) Mathematics
16 24 (7.79%) Strategic Thinking
17 21 (6.82%) Financial Modelling
18 19 (6.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 208 (67.53%) SQL
2 102 (33.12%) C#
3 43 (13.96%) PowerShell
4 36 (11.69%) Java
5 29 (9.42%) Python
6 19 (6.17%) JavaScript
7 18 (5.84%) C++
8 7 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.27%) VBA
9 3 (0.97%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.97%) Scala
10 1 (0.32%) F#
10 1 (0.32%) R
10 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (8.77%) Degree
2 5 (1.62%) PhD
3 4 (1.30%) CISA
3 4 (1.30%) CISM
3 4 (1.30%) CISSP
3 4 (1.30%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (30.19%) Basel III
2 6 (1.95%) IFRS
2 6 (1.95%) IFRS 9
3 5 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.62%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 96 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 72 (23.38%) Oracle
3 3 (0.97%) DevExpress
3 3 (0.97%) Red Hat
3 3 (0.97%) Tableau
4 2 (0.65%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.32%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.32%) Google
5 1 (0.32%) IBM
5 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.32%) SAP
5 1 (0.32%) Teradata