The first table below looks at the demand for Solvency II skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 119 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% - 0.059%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.23% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
163 172 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.25% 8.47% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 128 152 122
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,900 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Solvency II
West Midlands

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solvency II across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Solvency II
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solvency II across the Birmingham region.

Solvency II Salary Trend in Birmingham

Solvency II
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Solvency II also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solvency II.

1 16 (100.00%) Cognos
2 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (87.50%) Cognos TM1
3 13 (81.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 13 (81.25%) IBM
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 11 (68.75%) Basel II
4 11 (68.75%) Data Modelling
4 11 (68.75%) ETL
4 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) COM

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Solvency II also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solvency II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Cognos TM1
2 13 (81.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Consultant
1 14 (87.50%) Cognos Consultant
2 13 (81.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) TM1 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (68.75%) Data Modelling
2 11 (68.75%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) Basel II
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cognos
2 13 (81.25%) IBM
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft