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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 809 816 745
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -71
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 72 39 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.038% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.62% 0.37% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 111
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 £46,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.34%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11616 10434 10779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.62% 10.25% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9117 8351 8911
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £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 28 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 28 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 -38 55 £65,000 +4.00% 6
South East +19 11 £65,000 +8.33% 2
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
East of England -12 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 (77.05%) Finance
2 56 (30.60%) Banking
3 53 (28.96%) SQL
3 53 (28.96%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (25.68%) PRINCE2
5 40 (21.86%) Investment Banking
6 37 (20.22%) Back Office
6 37 (20.22%) Programme Management
7 34 (18.58%) PMP
7 34 (18.58%) PMI Certification
8 32 (17.49%) Cognos
9 30 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (15.85%) Basel II
10 29 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (15.30%) Retail
11 28 (15.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (15.30%) Risk Management
12 26 (14.21%) Front Office
12 26 (14.21%) Retail Banking
13 25 (13.66%) Technical Architecture
13 25 (13.66%) Cognos TM1
13 25 (13.66%) Basel III
14 24 (13.11%) Migration
14 24 (13.11%) Data Modelling
14 24 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (12.57%) SQL Server
15 23 (12.57%) Degree
16 22 (12.02%) Project Management
17 20 (10.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 20 (10.93%) ETL

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (10.38%) SAS
2 5 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) SPSS
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (13.66%) Cognos TM1
2 15 (8.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (6.56%) Kondor+
3 12 (6.56%) Summit
4 10 (5.46%) Cognos Controller
5 9 (4.92%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.09%) FTP
2 1 (0.55%) HTTP
2 1 (0.55%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (12.57%) SQL Server
4 16 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.92%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 7 (3.83%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (3.83%) Base SAS
8 5 (2.73%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.73%) QlikView
9 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.55%) DTS
11 1 (0.55%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.55%) BODI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Selenium
1 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 141 (77.05%) Finance
2 56 (30.60%) Banking
3 40 (21.86%) Investment Banking
4 37 (20.22%) Back Office
5 28 (15.30%) Retail
6 26 (14.21%) Front Office
6 26 (14.21%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.19%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.64%) Marketing
9 2 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (36.07%) Analyst
2 51 (27.87%) Business Analyst
3 26 (14.21%) Banking Business Analyst
4 25 (13.66%) Developer
5 24 (13.11%) Consultant
6 22 (12.02%) Project Manager
7 16 (8.74%) Cognos Consultant
8 14 (7.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 12 (6.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 11 (6.01%) Senior Manager
10 11 (6.01%) Business Developer
10 11 (6.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (5.46%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 10 (5.46%) Financial Business Analyst
12 9 (4.92%) Senior Project Manager
12 9 (4.92%) Team Leader
13 8 (4.37%) Solvency II Project Manager
14 7 (3.83%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 6 (3.28%) Support Analyst
16 5 (2.73%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.64%) J2EE
2 2 (1.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.09%) jQuery
2 2 (1.09%) LINQ
2 2 (1.09%) WCF
2 2 (1.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (1.09%) CSS3
2 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.09%) COM
2 2 (1.09%) CSS
2 2 (1.09%) HTML
2 2 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (0.55%) XBRL
3 1 (0.55%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.29%) Derivative
2 15 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 14 (7.65%) Fixed Income
3 14 (7.65%) Equities
3 14 (7.65%) Market Risk
4 12 (6.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (5.46%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.92%) Mathematics
7 8 (4.37%) Credit Risk
7 8 (4.37%) Grid Computing
8 7 (3.83%) PMI
9 3 (1.64%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.64%) CMDB
10 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.37%) UNIX
2 5 (2.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (28.96%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (25.68%) PRINCE2
3 37 (20.22%) Programme Management
4 30 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (15.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (15.30%) Risk Management
6 25 (13.66%) Technical Architecture
7 24 (13.11%) Migration
7 24 (13.11%) Data Modelling
8 22 (12.02%) Project Management
9 20 (10.93%) ETL
10 18 (9.84%) Analytics
11 15 (8.20%) ITIL
12 14 (7.65%) GAP Analysis
13 13 (7.10%) Data Governance
14 12 (6.56%) Change Control
15 9 (4.92%) Business Analysis
15 9 (4.92%) Asset Management
16 8 (4.37%) Data Architecture
17 7 (3.83%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.96%) SQL
2 16 (8.74%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.37%) Shell Script
4 7 (3.83%) C++
4 7 (3.83%) Java
5 6 (3.28%) C#
6 5 (2.73%) MATLAB
6 5 (2.73%) VBA
7 4 (2.19%) Perl
8 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (18.58%) PMP
1 34 (18.58%) PMI Certification
2 23 (12.57%) Degree
3 10 (5.46%) CISA
4 9 (4.92%) CISSP
5 8 (4.37%) CRISC
6 5 (2.73%) ACCA
6 5 (2.73%) CIMA
7 4 (2.19%) MBA
8 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.85%) Basel II
2 25 (13.66%) Basel III
3 20 (10.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (9.84%) FATCA
5 16 (8.74%) QA
6 14 (7.65%) Dodd-Frank
6 14 (7.65%) EMIR
7 6 (3.28%) Data Quality
8 4 (2.19%) GAAP
9 2 (1.09%) CRD IV
9 2 (1.09%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.55%) UCITS
10 1 (0.55%) COREP
10 1 (0.55%) FINREP
10 1 (0.55%) COSO
Vendors
1 32 (17.49%) Cognos
2 17 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.74%) IBM
4 12 (6.56%) Algorithmics
4 12 (6.56%) Oracle
4 12 (6.56%) Murex
4 12 (6.56%) Calypso
5 8 (4.37%) Business Objects
5 8 (4.37%) SAP
6 4 (2.19%) TOWER Software
7 3 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.64%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.09%) Adobe
9 1 (0.55%) Teradata
9 1 (0.55%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.55%) Charles River
9 1 (0.55%) BEA
9 1 (0.55%) Informatica
9 1 (0.55%) HP
9 1 (0.55%) Dell
London
HFG
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
HFG
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago