The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solvency II
London / City of London
Rank 226 226 291
Rank change year-on-year
0 +65
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 2 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.57% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% 4.30% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 36 28
Median salary £77,500 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,480 £50,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+4.96% -25.92%

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
619 906 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.37% 13.26% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 580 750 1004
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Solvency II as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Solvency II
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Solvency II Salary Trend in the City of London

Solvency II
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Solvency II 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 City of London region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) MiFID
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) EMIR
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) EMIR
1 2 (66.67%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP