The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solvency II
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £63,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £66,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-24.52% +20.45%
Solvency II
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
227 220 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.18% 12.18% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 196 193 114
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,200 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Basel II
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter