The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency 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 Solvency II over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 107 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.24% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.03% 2.65% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £65,000 £68,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +30.95%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
Solvency 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
194 113 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.99% 8.93% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 131 51 86
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £55,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Solvency II
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Solvency II Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Solvency II
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Basel II
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + health + pension + other
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago