The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Market Risk
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 215
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 - £55,000

Market Risk is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1647 2216 1672
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 35.28% 36.05% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1644 1419
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,875
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Market Risk
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Market Risk as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Market Risk in the West Midlands

Market Risk
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Market Risk in the West Midlands

Market Risk
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Market Risk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Market Risk.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Economics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Economics
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft