The table below looks at the statistics for Basel II skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basel II
Rank 85 100 103
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.15% 0.90% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Basel II
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
130 222 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.34% 16.31% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 95 127 107
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Basel II across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Basel II Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Basel II
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Basel II across the Edinburgh region.

Basel II Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Basel II
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Basel 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 Basel II.

1 15 (100.00%) Finance
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (73.33%) Business Analysis
2 11 (73.33%) Solvency II
2 11 (73.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) UML
2 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (73.33%) Data Mining
2 11 (73.33%) SAS
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (73.33%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (73.33%) ISEB
2 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (26.67%) Line Management
5 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (26.67%) Numerical Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
5 4 (26.67%) Stress Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Statistics
5 4 (26.67%) Validation
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Basel 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 Basel II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (73.33%) Data Mining
1 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 11 (73.33%) Business Analyst
2 11 (73.33%) Technical Analyst
2 11 (73.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Testing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
2 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (26.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Business Analysis
1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (73.33%) UML
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) Numerical Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Stress Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) ISEB
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) Solvency II
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
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