The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solvency II
Rank 773 796 821
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +25
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 100 106 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.095% 0.049%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.91% 0.90% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 93 94 44
Average salary £65,000 £54,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,850 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £54,000 £52,750
% change year-on-year
+22.68% +2.36%
Solvency II
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11045 11776 10369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.73% 10.58% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8740 9285 8411
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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 +40 80 £65,000 +18.18% 18
South East +9 10 £67,500 +25.00%
South West - 5 £50,350 - 4
East of England - 3 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £90,000 -
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 135 (79.88%) Finance
2 54 (31.95%) Banking
3 39 (23.08%) Retail
4 35 (20.71%) Data Architecture
5 33 (19.53%) Retail Banking
5 33 (19.53%) Technical Architecture
6 32 (18.93%) PRINCE2
7 30 (17.75%) Project Management
7 30 (17.75%) Programme Management
8 29 (17.16%) Investment Banking
9 28 (16.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (15.98%) SQL
10 27 (15.98%) PMP
10 27 (15.98%) PMI Certification
11 26 (15.38%) Migration
11 26 (15.38%) Business Analysis
12 25 (14.79%) Front Office
13 24 (14.20%) Back Office
14 23 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (13.02%) Data Governance
16 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (11.24%) Data Management
17 19 (11.24%) Oracle
18 17 (10.06%) Microsoft
18 17 (10.06%) Systems Analysis
18 17 (10.06%) Analytics
19 16 (9.47%) Degree
19 16 (9.47%) Basel II

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 12 (7.10%) SAS
2 8 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.96%) MS Office
3 4 (2.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) DNS
1 3 (1.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.33%) Data Mining
3 9 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.73%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.14%) OLAP
6 5 (2.96%) Star Schema
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (2.37%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (2.37%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.18%) Data Mart
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.59%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.59%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.59%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.96%) ERwin
3 1 (0.59%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.59%) Toad
General
1 135 (79.88%) Finance
2 54 (31.95%) Banking
3 39 (23.08%) Retail
4 33 (19.53%) Retail Banking
5 29 (17.16%) Investment Banking
6 25 (14.79%) Front Office
7 24 (14.20%) Back Office
8 12 (7.10%) Legal
9 11 (6.51%) Marketing
10 8 (4.73%) Financial Institution
11 5 (2.96%) Wholesale Banking
12 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.59%) Advertising
13 1 (0.59%) French Language
13 1 (0.59%) German Language
13 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (46.15%) Analyst
2 60 (35.50%) Business Analyst
3 36 (21.30%) Architect
4 21 (12.43%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 16 (9.47%) Banking Business Analyst
5 16 (9.47%) Consultant
6 15 (8.88%) Data Architect
7 14 (8.28%) Project Manager
8 13 (7.69%) Data Manager
8 13 (7.69%) Governance Manager
8 13 (7.69%) Data Governance Manager
9 10 (5.92%) Applications Support
10 9 (5.33%) Developer
10 9 (5.33%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.73%) Solvency II Business Analyst
11 8 (4.73%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (4.73%) Senior Manager
12 7 (4.14%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (4.14%) Business Consultant
12 7 (4.14%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.73%) .NET
2 6 (3.55%) MDX
2 6 (3.55%) J2EE
3 3 (1.78%) FpML
4 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.59%) Web Services
4 1 (0.59%) WCF
4 1 (0.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.55%) Grid Computing
3 5 (2.96%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.96%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.96%) Taxonomies
3 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.37%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.37%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.37%) PMI
5 3 (1.78%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.78%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.18%) Derivative
6 2 (1.18%) CMDB
7 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.59%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.73%) UNIX
2 6 (3.55%) Windows
2 6 (3.55%) Linux
3 1 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.71%) Data Architecture
2 33 (19.53%) Technical Architecture
3 32 (18.93%) PRINCE2
4 30 (17.75%) Project Management
4 30 (17.75%) Programme Management
5 28 (16.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (15.38%) Migration
6 26 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 23 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (13.02%) Data Governance
9 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (11.24%) Data Management
11 17 (10.06%) Systems Analysis
11 17 (10.06%) Analytics
12 15 (8.88%) Risk Management
12 15 (8.88%) UML
13 14 (8.28%) Data Modelling
14 12 (7.10%) ITIL
15 11 (6.51%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.98%) SQL
2 8 (4.73%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.14%) C
4 6 (3.55%) C#
4 6 (3.55%) Perl
4 6 (3.55%) VBA
4 6 (3.55%) MATLAB
5 5 (2.96%) Java
6 2 (1.18%) C++
6 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.59%) VBScript
7 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (15.98%) PMP
1 27 (15.98%) PMI Certification
2 16 (9.47%) Degree
3 9 (5.33%) ISEB
4 4 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.78%) CIMA
5 3 (1.78%) ACCA
6 2 (1.18%) PgMP
6 2 (1.18%) CISSP
6 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.59%) CISA
7 1 (0.59%) CRISC
7 1 (0.59%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.47%) Basel II
2 11 (6.51%) Data Quality
3 10 (5.92%) QA
4 4 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.18%) COBIT
5 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.18%) FATCA
5 2 (1.18%) Basel III
5 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.18%) EMIR
5 2 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (1.18%) UCITS
6 1 (0.59%) Val IT
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.78%) XenApp
1 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.96%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 19 (11.24%) Oracle
2 17 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.10%) Guidewire
4 6 (3.55%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.55%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.78%) VMware
5 3 (1.78%) Citrix
6 2 (1.18%) Cognos
6 2 (1.18%) IBM
6 2 (1.18%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.18%) Informatica
7 1 (0.59%) BT
7 1 (0.59%) HP
7 1 (0.59%) Reuters
7 1 (0.59%) Charles River
7 1 (0.59%) SAP
7 1 (0.59%) Tableau
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefit, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive Salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 14 days ago