The first table below looks at the demand for Basel II skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 25 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel II
Rank 327 297 294
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 2 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 1.91% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 29
Average salary £112,500 £92,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £74,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £150,500 £102,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -26.31%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1371 1099 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.06% 9.18% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 971 1113
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Basel II
London

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Basel II Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Basel II
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Basel II across the City of London region.

Basel II Salary Trend in the City of London

Basel II
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Basel II across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Basel II Salary Histogram in the City of London

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Basel 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 Basel II.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (33.33%) Basel III
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (25.00%) ERwin
4 3 (25.00%) SAS
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Solvency II
4 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (25.00%) Market Risk
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) CRD IV
5 2 (16.67%) COREP
5 2 (16.67%) FINREP
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) Informatica
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mining

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Basel 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 Basel II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (8.33%) BODI
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
1 3 (25.00%) ERwin
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Market Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Product Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Market Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (25.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
4 1 (8.33%) Equities
4 1 (8.33%) Derivative
4 1 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Basel III
2 3 (25.00%) Solvency II
3 2 (16.67%) CRD IV
3 2 (16.67%) COREP
3 2 (16.67%) FINREP
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) Dell
1 1 (8.33%) Informatica