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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 313 294 293
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 13 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.07% 2.39% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 46
Average salary £80,000 £77,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
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
1210 1171 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.19% 9.90% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1048 1213
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 26 (89.66%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Project Management
3 10 (34.48%) Degree
4 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.69%) UNIX
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle
5 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (20.69%) Analytics
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
6 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.24%) Grid Computing
7 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) MS Project
7 4 (13.79%) MS Office
7 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
7 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
7 4 (13.79%) Basel II
7 4 (13.79%) PMP
7 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
7 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
7 4 (13.79%) MS Project Server
8 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
8 3 (10.34%) CMDB
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL V2
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (13.79%) MS Project Server
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
2 4 (13.79%) MS Project
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
General
1 26 (89.66%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Project Manager
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Solvency II Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Grid Computing
2 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.34%) CMDB
3 2 (6.90%) Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
3 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
2 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
3 6 (20.69%) Analytics
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL V2
7 2 (6.90%) Product Management
7 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
7 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
4 3 (10.34%) VBA
4 3 (10.34%) C
4 3 (10.34%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (13.79%) PMP
3 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
4 3 (10.34%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Basel II
2 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.90%) COREP
3 2 (6.90%) FINREP
3 2 (6.90%) UCITS
4 1 (3.45%) QA
4 1 (3.45%) Basel III
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Dell
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