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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solvency II
Rank 268 326 316
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -10
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 34 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.15% 1.08% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 11
Average salary £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £54,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1079 1476 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.75% 11.68% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 919 1240 950
Average salary £55,000 £53,100 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 53 (84.13%) Finance
2 20 (31.75%) Banking
3 19 (30.16%) Project Management
4 15 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
5 14 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (22.22%) SQL
5 14 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 13 (20.63%) Retail
6 13 (20.63%) Systems Analysis
6 13 (20.63%) Data Architecture
7 12 (19.05%) Front Office
8 11 (17.46%) Back Office
8 11 (17.46%) Migration
8 11 (17.46%) Retail Banking
9 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (14.29%) Marketing
10 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking
10 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
11 8 (12.70%) IT Governance
11 8 (12.70%) ITIL
11 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (12.70%) PMP
11 8 (12.70%) PMI Certification
11 8 (12.70%) Financial Analysis
12 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (11.11%) SAS
12 7 (11.11%) Business Objects
12 7 (11.11%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (11.11%) SAS
2 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) DHCP
1 2 (3.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.52%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.59%) OLAP
4 1 (1.59%) QlikView
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 53 (84.13%) Finance
2 20 (31.75%) Banking
3 13 (20.63%) Retail
4 12 (19.05%) Front Office
5 11 (17.46%) Back Office
5 11 (17.46%) Retail Banking
6 9 (14.29%) Marketing
6 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.59%) French Language
8 1 (1.59%) German Language
8 1 (1.59%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) Business Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Architect
4 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
5 7 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 6 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Applications Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) AWS Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Financial Business Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) PMO Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (3.17%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Grid Computing
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.17%) Derivative
5 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.17%) CMDB
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) PMI
6 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) UNIX
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Project Management
2 15 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 13 (20.63%) Systems Analysis
4 13 (20.63%) Data Architecture
5 11 (17.46%) Migration
6 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
8 8 (12.70%) IT Governance
8 8 (12.70%) ITIL
8 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.70%) Financial Analysis
9 7 (11.11%) Supplier Management
9 7 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 6 (9.52%) Analytics
10 6 (9.52%) Performance Management
11 5 (7.94%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (6.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) MATLAB
2 3 (4.76%) Perl
2 3 (4.76%) VBA
2 3 (4.76%) C
3 2 (3.17%) C++
3 2 (3.17%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) PMP
1 8 (12.70%) PMI Certification
2 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) ISEB
3 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.17%) ACCA
4 2 (3.17%) CIMA
5 1 (1.59%) CGEIT
5 1 (1.59%) CRISC
5 1 (1.59%) CISA
5 1 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Basel II
2 3 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.17%) UCITS
3 2 (3.17%) Basel III
3 2 (3.17%) EMIR
3 2 (3.17%) FATCA
4 1 (1.59%) QA
4 1 (1.59%) Val IT
4 1 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.59%) COBIT
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.17%) XenApp
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Business Objects
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) Hyperion
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) VMware
3 2 (3.17%) SAP
3 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 1 (1.59%) Tableau
4 1 (1.59%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.59%) Charles River
4 1 (1.59%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) Cognos
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 2 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS AND PENSION
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Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus
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Salary: £50000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
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