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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 819 744 746
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 79 111 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.70% 1.06% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 83 102
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -
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
11365 10477 11033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.51% 10.11% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9005 8178 9071
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
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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 -42 54 £65,000 -7.14% 15
South West +1 12 £60,000 +71.69% 8
South East -5 7 £70,000 +27.27% 1
East of England - 6 £47,500 - 4
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 123 (80.39%) Finance
2 40 (26.14%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (25.49%) PRINCE2
4 35 (22.88%) Project Management
5 34 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 34 (22.22%) SQL
6 33 (21.57%) Degree
7 31 (20.26%) Banking
8 29 (18.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (17.65%) Data Governance
10 25 (16.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 25 (16.34%) Data Modelling
10 25 (16.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (14.38%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (14.38%) PMP
11 22 (14.38%) PMI Certification
11 22 (14.38%) T-SQL
12 21 (13.73%) Basel II
12 21 (13.73%) Data Architecture
13 20 (13.07%) Programme Management
14 18 (11.76%) Oracle
15 17 (11.11%) Basel III
15 17 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (11.11%) Analytics
16 15 (9.80%) Mathematics
17 14 (9.15%) MS Office
17 14 (9.15%) Quality Management
18 13 (8.50%) Management Information System

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (7.84%) SAS
2 10 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.88%) MS Project Server
4 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (9.15%) MS Office
2 13 (8.50%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 9 (5.88%) MS Project
4 3 (1.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.58%) Summit
1 7 (4.58%) Kondor+
2 4 (2.61%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.65%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.65%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) IMAP
2 1 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 27 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 25 (16.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (14.38%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (6.54%) Oracle ODI
5 9 (5.88%) Base SAS
6 8 (5.23%) Star Schema
6 8 (5.23%) QlikView
7 6 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (3.92%) OLAP
7 6 (3.92%) PerformancePoint
8 5 (3.27%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (3.27%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.65%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.27%) ERwin
3 1 (0.65%) Selenium
3 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 123 (80.39%) Finance
2 31 (20.26%) Banking
3 12 (7.84%) Back Office
4 11 (7.19%) Investment Banking
5 10 (6.54%) Retail Banking
5 10 (6.54%) Retail
6 7 (4.58%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.92%) Legal
8 4 (2.61%) Front Office
8 4 (2.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (30.72%) Analyst
2 31 (20.26%) Business Analyst
3 27 (17.65%) Developer
4 26 (16.99%) Project Manager
5 23 (15.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 22 (14.38%) Business Developer
7 18 (11.76%) Data Architect
7 18 (11.76%) Architect
8 10 (6.54%) Banking Business Analyst
9 9 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 8 (5.23%) Data Governance Manager
10 8 (5.23%) Data Manager
10 8 (5.23%) Consultant
10 8 (5.23%) Solvency II Project Manager
10 8 (5.23%) Governance Manager
11 7 (4.58%) Programme Manager
11 7 (4.58%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 6 (3.92%) Team Leader
13 5 (3.27%) Senior Manager
13 5 (3.27%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.88%) .NET
2 6 (3.92%) MDX
3 4 (2.61%) J2EE
4 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.31%) Web Services
4 2 (1.31%) XBRL
4 2 (1.31%) WCF
4 2 (1.31%) WPF
5 1 (0.65%) HTML
5 1 (0.65%) XML
5 1 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Mathematics
2 13 (8.50%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.19%) Derivative
4 10 (6.54%) Fixed Income
5 9 (5.88%) Data Integration
6 8 (5.23%) Market Risk
6 8 (5.23%) Equities
6 8 (5.23%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.27%) PMI
9 4 (2.61%) Grid Computing
9 4 (2.61%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.61%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.96%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.31%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.65%) CMDB
12 1 (0.65%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.65%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.23%) UNIX
2 6 (3.92%) Linux
3 3 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.14%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (25.49%) PRINCE2
3 35 (22.88%) Project Management
4 34 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 29 (18.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (17.65%) Data Governance
7 25 (16.34%) Data Modelling
8 21 (13.73%) Data Architecture
9 20 (13.07%) Programme Management
10 17 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (11.11%) Analytics
11 14 (9.15%) Quality Management
12 13 (8.50%) ITIL
12 13 (8.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (7.19%) Waterfall
13 11 (7.19%) RAD
14 10 (6.54%) TDD
14 10 (6.54%) Asset Management
14 10 (6.54%) Supplier Management
15 9 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.22%) SQL
2 22 (14.38%) T-SQL
3 9 (5.88%) C
3 9 (5.88%) C#
4 5 (3.27%) C++
4 5 (3.27%) Java
4 5 (3.27%) VBA
4 5 (3.27%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.27%) MATLAB
5 4 (2.61%) Perl
6 2 (1.31%) VBScript
6 2 (1.31%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (21.57%) Degree
2 22 (14.38%) PMP
2 22 (14.38%) PMI Certification
3 12 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (5.88%) CISSP
5 7 (4.58%) CISA
5 7 (4.58%) CRISC
6 5 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.61%) ISEB
7 4 (2.61%) PgMP
8 3 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CIMA
9 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.65%) ACCA
9 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 21 (13.73%) Basel II
3 17 (11.11%) Basel III
4 12 (7.84%) Data Quality
5 11 (7.19%) QA
6 10 (6.54%) FATCA
7 7 (4.58%) EMIR
7 7 (4.58%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (1.96%) UCITS
9 2 (1.31%) COREP
9 2 (1.31%) FINREP
9 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.65%) GAAP
10 1 (0.65%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (11.76%) Oracle
2 9 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.23%) Algorithmics
4 7 (4.58%) Murex
4 7 (4.58%) Calypso
4 7 (4.58%) Business Objects
4 7 (4.58%) SAP
5 6 (3.92%) Cognos
6 4 (2.61%) Tableau
7 3 (1.96%) TOWER Software
7 3 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.96%) IBM
8 2 (1.31%) HP
8 2 (1.31%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.65%) Teradata
9 1 (0.65%) Charles River
9 1 (0.65%) OpenLink
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