The first table below looks at the demand for Solvency II skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 801 806 748
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -58
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 73 39 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.038% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.63% 0.37% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53 34 108
Average salary £65,000 £61,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11632 10440 10753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.62% 10.25% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9123 8361 8899
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in England

Solvency II
Salary Trend in England

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

Solvency II Salary Trend in England

Solvency II
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solvency II across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Solvency II Salary Histogram in England

Solvency II
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 56 £65,000 +6.55% 9
South East -5 11 £65,000 +8.33% 2
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
East of England -2 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 141 (76.63%) Finance
2 56 (30.43%) Banking
3 54 (29.35%) SQL
3 54 (29.35%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (25.54%) PRINCE2
5 40 (21.74%) Investment Banking
6 37 (20.11%) Back Office
6 37 (20.11%) Programme Management
7 34 (18.48%) PMP
7 34 (18.48%) PMI Certification
8 33 (17.93%) Cognos
9 30 (16.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (16.30%) Basel II
9 30 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 28 (15.22%) Retail
10 28 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 28 (15.22%) Risk Management
11 26 (14.13%) Front Office
11 26 (14.13%) Cognos TM1
11 26 (14.13%) Retail Banking
12 25 (13.59%) Technical Architecture
12 25 (13.59%) Basel III
12 25 (13.59%) Data Modelling
13 24 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (13.04%) SQL Server
13 24 (13.04%) Migration
14 23 (12.50%) Degree
15 22 (11.96%) Project Management
16 21 (11.41%) ETL
17 20 (10.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 19 (10.33%) SAS
2 5 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (14.13%) Cognos TM1
2 16 (8.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (6.52%) Summit
3 12 (6.52%) Kondor+
4 10 (5.43%) Cognos Controller
5 9 (4.89%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.09%) FTP
2 1 (0.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (4.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 7 (3.80%) Base SAS
6 7 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.72%) QlikView
7 5 (2.72%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.54%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.54%) BODI
10 1 (0.54%) DTS
10 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.09%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.09%) Selenium
1 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 141 (76.63%) Finance
2 56 (30.43%) Banking
3 40 (21.74%) Investment Banking
4 37 (20.11%) Back Office
5 28 (15.22%) Retail
6 26 (14.13%) Retail Banking
6 26 (14.13%) Front Office
7 4 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.63%) Marketing
9 2 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (35.87%) Analyst
2 51 (27.72%) Business Analyst
3 26 (14.13%) Banking Business Analyst
4 25 (13.59%) Developer
4 25 (13.59%) Consultant
5 22 (11.96%) Project Manager
6 17 (9.24%) Cognos Consultant
7 15 (8.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 12 (6.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 11 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Business Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Senior Manager
10 10 (5.43%) Financial Business Analyst
10 10 (5.43%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 9 (4.89%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.89%) Senior Project Manager
12 8 (4.35%) Solvency II Project Manager
13 7 (3.80%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 6 (3.26%) Support Analyst
15 5 (2.72%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.63%) J2EE
2 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.09%) COM
2 2 (1.09%) CSS
2 2 (1.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.09%) WCF
2 2 (1.09%) LINQ
2 2 (1.09%) jQuery
2 2 (1.09%) HTML
2 2 (1.09%) .NET
2 2 (1.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (1.09%) CSS3
3 1 (0.54%) iXBRL
3 1 (0.54%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.24%) Derivative
2 15 (8.15%) Management Information System
3 14 (7.61%) Fixed Income
3 14 (7.61%) Equities
3 14 (7.61%) Market Risk
4 12 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (5.43%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.89%) Mathematics
7 8 (4.35%) Grid Computing
7 8 (4.35%) Credit Risk
8 7 (3.80%) PMI
9 3 (1.63%) CMDB
9 3 (1.63%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.35%) UNIX
2 5 (2.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.35%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (25.54%) PRINCE2
3 37 (20.11%) Programme Management
4 30 (16.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (15.22%) Risk Management
5 28 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (13.59%) Technical Architecture
6 25 (13.59%) Data Modelling
7 24 (13.04%) Migration
8 22 (11.96%) Project Management
9 21 (11.41%) ETL
10 18 (9.78%) Analytics
11 15 (8.15%) ITIL
12 14 (7.61%) GAP Analysis
13 13 (7.07%) Data Governance
14 12 (6.52%) Change Control
15 9 (4.89%) Asset Management
15 9 (4.89%) Business Analysis
16 8 (4.35%) Data Architecture
17 7 (3.80%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.35%) SQL
2 16 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 7 (3.80%) C++
4 7 (3.80%) Java
5 6 (3.26%) C#
6 5 (2.72%) MATLAB
6 5 (2.72%) VBA
7 4 (2.17%) Perl
8 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (18.48%) PMP
1 34 (18.48%) PMI Certification
2 23 (12.50%) Degree
3 10 (5.43%) CISA
4 9 (4.89%) CISSP
5 8 (4.35%) CRISC
6 5 (2.72%) ACCA
6 5 (2.72%) CIMA
7 4 (2.17%) MBA
8 1 (0.54%) CEH
8 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (16.30%) Basel II
2 25 (13.59%) Basel III
3 20 (10.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (9.78%) FATCA
5 16 (8.70%) QA
6 14 (7.61%) EMIR
6 14 (7.61%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (3.26%) Data Quality
8 4 (2.17%) GAAP
9 2 (1.09%) CRD IV
9 2 (1.09%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.54%) UCITS
10 1 (0.54%) COREP
10 1 (0.54%) FINREP
10 1 (0.54%) COSO
Vendors
1 33 (17.93%) Cognos
2 18 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.24%) IBM
4 12 (6.52%) Algorithmics
4 12 (6.52%) Oracle
4 12 (6.52%) Murex
4 12 (6.52%) Calypso
5 8 (4.35%) Business Objects
5 8 (4.35%) SAP
6 4 (2.17%) TOWER Software
7 3 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.63%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.09%) Adobe
9 1 (0.54%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.54%) Charles River
9 1 (0.54%) Teradata
9 1 (0.54%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.54%) Tableau
9 1 (0.54%) Trillium
9 1 (0.54%) HP
London
HFG
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
HFG
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago