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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solvency II
Rank 219 295 304
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +9
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 42 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.83% 2.07% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 14
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,000 £82,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
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
869 1110 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.98% 10.88% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 736 968 1032
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 25 (39.68%) Banking
3 24 (38.10%) SQL
4 18 (28.57%) Data Management
5 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
6 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 12 (19.05%) Analytics
7 11 (17.46%) Functional Testing
7 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
7 11 (17.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (17.46%) Database Theory
7 11 (17.46%) Relational Database Theory
7 11 (17.46%) Data Protection
7 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (17.46%) MCTS
7 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (17.46%) MCITP
7 11 (17.46%) VBA
7 11 (17.46%) MCSE
7 11 (17.46%) MCSA
7 11 (17.46%) MCDBA
7 11 (17.46%) ITIL
7 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.87%) Retail
8 10 (15.87%) Validation
8 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
8 10 (15.87%) Business Analysis
9 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Markit EDM
2 3 (4.76%) MoSes
3 2 (3.17%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (3.17%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (3.17%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (3.17%) HFM
3 2 (3.17%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (3.17%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.59%) Towers Watson Igloo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) SAS EBI
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
General
1 57 (90.48%) Finance
2 25 (39.68%) Banking
3 10 (15.87%) Retail
4 9 (14.29%) Front Office
4 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 9 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 8 (12.70%) Back Office
5 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Business Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Administrator
3 11 (17.46%) DBA
3 11 (17.46%) Server Administrator
3 11 (17.46%) SQL DBA
3 11 (17.46%) SQL Server DBA
4 8 (12.70%) Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Functional Tester
4 8 (12.70%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Tester
5 7 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Senior VBA Developer
5 7 (11.11%) VBA Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Data Quality Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
1 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Derivative
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) Data Management
2 12 (19.05%) Analytics
3 11 (17.46%) Data Protection
3 11 (17.46%) Database Theory
3 11 (17.46%) Functional Testing
3 11 (17.46%) ITIL
3 11 (17.46%) Relational Database Theory
4 10 (15.87%) Business Analysis
4 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
4 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (15.87%) Validation
5 8 (12.70%) Data Analysis
5 8 (12.70%) Migration
5 8 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.94%) Change Management
7 5 (7.94%) Data Governance
8 4 (6.35%) Fund Accounting
9 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) SQL
2 11 (17.46%) VBA
3 7 (11.11%) C++
3 7 (11.11%) Python
4 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 11 (17.46%) MCDBA
1 11 (17.46%) MCITP
1 11 (17.46%) MCSA
1 11 (17.46%) MCSE
1 11 (17.46%) MCTS
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) PhD
3 1 (1.59%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) EMIR
1 8 (12.70%) MiFID
2 7 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (7.94%) Data Quality
4 2 (3.17%) Basel III
5 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) HP
3 4 (6.35%) Cognos
4 2 (3.17%) Anaplan
4 2 (3.17%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 26 days ago