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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 783 794 745
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -49
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 119 62 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.060% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.01% 0.59% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 105 56 110
Average salary £55,000 £57,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.93% -11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,300
10% offered a salary of more than £69,200 £78,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £52,625 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +5.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11797 10495 10809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.44% 10.08% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9289 8450 8996
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +4 88 £55,000 -8.33% 9
South East -8 17 £54,000 -6.08% 1
West Midlands +16 14 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 155 (71.76%) Finance
2 88 (40.74%) PRINCE2
3 83 (38.43%) Banking
4 75 (34.72%) Investment Banking
5 72 (33.33%) Retail
6 71 (32.87%) Back Office
6 71 (32.87%) PMP
6 71 (32.87%) PMI Certification
7 69 (31.94%) Programme Management
8 68 (31.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 64 (29.63%) Technical Architecture
10 63 (29.17%) Retail Banking
10 63 (29.17%) Front Office
11 62 (28.70%) Migration
12 49 (22.69%) SQL
13 41 (18.98%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (14.35%) Cognos
15 27 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (11.57%) Cognos TM1
17 23 (10.65%) ETL
17 23 (10.65%) SQL Server
18 22 (10.19%) Data Modelling
18 22 (10.19%) Oracle
19 21 (9.72%) SAS
19 21 (9.72%) Basel II
19 21 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
20 20 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 20 (9.26%) Business Analysis
21 19 (8.80%) QA
21 19 (8.80%) IBM

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (9.72%) SAS
2 6 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.46%) SPSS
2 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (11.57%) Cognos TM1
2 17 (7.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (4.63%) Cognos Controller
4 9 (4.17%) Summit
4 9 (4.17%) Kondor+
4 9 (4.17%) Cognos Planning
5 3 (1.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) FTP
1 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (10.65%) SQL Server
3 20 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (4.17%) Base SAS
5 7 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.24%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.39%) DTS
7 3 (1.39%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.93%) QlikView
8 2 (0.93%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.46%) BODI
General
1 155 (71.76%) Finance
2 83 (38.43%) Banking
3 75 (34.72%) Investment Banking
4 72 (33.33%) Retail
5 71 (32.87%) Back Office
6 63 (29.17%) Retail Banking
6 63 (29.17%) Front Office
7 6 (2.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (51.39%) Analyst
2 91 (42.13%) Business Analyst
3 44 (20.37%) Consultant
4 32 (14.81%) Financial Business Analyst
4 32 (14.81%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 26 (12.04%) Project Manager
6 24 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
7 18 (8.33%) Cognos Consultant
7 18 (8.33%) Business Consultant
8 15 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 11 (5.09%) Team Leader
9 11 (5.09%) Developer
10 10 (4.63%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 9 (4.17%) Solvency II Project Manager
12 8 (3.70%) Solvency II Business Analyst
12 8 (3.70%) Senior Manager
13 7 (3.24%) Senior Project Manager
14 6 (2.78%) Architect
14 6 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.78%) J2EE
2 2 (0.93%) COM
3 1 (0.46%) XBRL
3 1 (0.46%) .NET
3 1 (0.46%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.94%) Derivative
2 14 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.02%) Fixed Income
4 12 (5.56%) Grid Computing
5 9 (4.17%) Equities
5 9 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (3.70%) Credit Risk
7 7 (3.24%) PMI
8 6 (2.78%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (1.85%) CMDB
10 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.56%) UNIX
2 8 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (40.74%) PRINCE2
2 69 (31.94%) Programme Management
3 68 (31.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 64 (29.63%) Technical Architecture
5 62 (28.70%) Migration
6 41 (18.98%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (10.65%) ETL
8 22 (10.19%) Data Modelling
9 21 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (9.26%) Business Analysis
11 16 (7.41%) ITIL
12 13 (6.02%) GAP Analysis
12 13 (6.02%) Project Management
13 11 (5.09%) Analytics
14 10 (4.63%) Risk Management
15 8 (3.70%) Change Control
15 8 (3.70%) Asset Management
15 8 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (3.24%) Enterprise Architecture
16 7 (3.24%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 49 (22.69%) SQL
2 11 (5.09%) Shell Script
3 8 (3.70%) MATLAB
3 8 (3.70%) VBA
4 7 (3.24%) Perl
5 6 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.85%) C++
6 4 (1.85%) Java
7 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (32.87%) PMP
1 71 (32.87%) PMI Certification
2 11 (5.09%) CIMA
2 11 (5.09%) ACCA
3 8 (3.70%) Degree
4 7 (3.24%) MBA
4 7 (3.24%) ISEB
5 6 (2.78%) CFA
5 6 (2.78%) CIPFA
6 3 (1.39%) ICAEW
7 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.93%) CISA
8 1 (0.46%) CISSP
8 1 (0.46%) CEH
8 1 (0.46%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.72%) Basel II
2 19 (8.80%) QA
3 15 (6.94%) FATCA
4 14 (6.48%) Basel III
5 13 (6.02%) EMIR
5 13 (6.02%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (1.85%) GAAP
7 3 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.46%) COSO
9 1 (0.46%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.46%) COREP
9 1 (0.46%) FINREP
Vendors
1 31 (14.35%) Cognos
2 22 (10.19%) Oracle
3 19 (8.80%) IBM
3 19 (8.80%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 12 (5.56%) SAP
5 9 (4.17%) Algorithmics
5 9 (4.17%) Murex
5 9 (4.17%) Calypso
6 6 (2.78%) BEA
7 3 (1.39%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.46%) Teradata
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.46%) Informatica
8 1 (0.46%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.46%) Charles River
8 1 (0.46%) Trillium
8 1 (0.46%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.46%) Datanomic
London
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £130000 - £140000 per annum + On application
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago