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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solvency II
Rank 277 314 301
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -13
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 25 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.32% 1.07% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 28
Average salary £56,250 £80,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.68% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Solvency II
London

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
1078 1216 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.20% 10.28% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1017 1067
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solvency II across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solvency II across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Solvency II Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 57 (90.48%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Banking
3 21 (33.33%) Back Office
4 20 (31.75%) Retail
4 20 (31.75%) Front Office
4 20 (31.75%) Retail Banking
5 19 (30.16%) PRINCE2
6 18 (28.57%) Investment Banking
7 16 (25.40%) Migration
8 10 (15.87%) C
8 10 (15.87%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (15.87%) Analytics
9 9 (14.29%) Business Transformation
9 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (14.29%) Programme Management
9 9 (14.29%) TOGAF
9 9 (14.29%) PMP
9 9 (14.29%) PMI Certification
9 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 6 (9.52%) Degree
10 6 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (7.94%) SQL
11 5 (7.94%) ITIL
11 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
11 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.94%) Derivative
11 5 (7.94%) BPMN

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (3.17%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) FTP
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.17%) QlikView
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 57 (90.48%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Banking
3 21 (33.33%) Back Office
4 20 (31.75%) Retail Banking
4 20 (31.75%) Retail
4 20 (31.75%) Front Office
5 18 (28.57%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.76%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.59%) Advertising
7 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Analyst
2 20 (31.75%) Business Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (12.70%) Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Financial Business Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) AWS Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) PMO Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.76%) Data Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Head of Data Management
11 2 (3.17%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Compliance Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Data Quality Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Applications Support
11 2 (3.17%) Quality Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
1 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Derivative
1 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.17%) Economics
3 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) PRINCE2
2 16 (25.40%) Migration
3 10 (15.87%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (15.87%) Analytics
4 9 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 9 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.94%) ITIL
5 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.94%) BPMN
6 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (6.35%) Data Management
6 4 (6.35%) Customer Analytics
6 4 (6.35%) SDLC
6 4 (6.35%) Change Management
6 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) C
2 5 (7.94%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) PMP
1 9 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 6 (9.52%) Degree
3 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.17%) ACCA
4 2 (3.17%) ISEB
4 2 (3.17%) CIMA
4 2 (3.17%) CFA
5 1 (1.59%) CISSP
5 1 (1.59%) CISA
5 1 (1.59%) CGEIT
5 1 (1.59%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.76%) CRD IV
3 2 (3.17%) AIFMD
3 2 (3.17%) UCITS
3 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.17%) Basel III
4 1 (1.59%) Val IT
4 1 (1.59%) EMIR
4 1 (1.59%) Basel II
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) COBIT
4 1 (1.59%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) Cognos
2 2 (3.17%) IBM
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.17%) SAP
2 2 (3.17%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (3.17%) Tableau
3 1 (1.59%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.59%) Algorithmics
3 1 (1.59%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) Citrix
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £74325 - £117100 per week + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago