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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 814 789 747
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -42
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 74 64 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.064% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.64% 0.63% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 110
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
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
11565 10232 11652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.64% 10.28% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9019 8108 9637
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 £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 58 £65,000 - 11
South East -12 10 £65,000 +13.04% 2
East of England - 3 £27,500 -
West Midlands -10 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 134 (78.36%) Finance
2 55 (32.16%) SQL
3 54 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (25.73%) Banking
5 39 (22.81%) PRINCE2
6 32 (18.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (18.13%) Investment Banking
7 31 (18.13%) Risk Management
8 30 (17.54%) Back Office
8 30 (17.54%) Basel II
8 30 (17.54%) Cognos
9 28 (16.37%) Programme Management
10 27 (15.79%) Degree
11 26 (15.20%) Basel III
11 26 (15.20%) PMP
11 26 (15.20%) PMI Certification
11 26 (15.20%) Project Management
12 25 (14.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 25 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (14.62%) Cognos TM1
13 23 (13.45%) Data Modelling
14 22 (12.87%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (12.28%) SQL Server
15 21 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (11.11%) T-SQL
17 19 (11.11%) ETL
18 18 (10.53%) Front Office
18 18 (10.53%) Retail
18 18 (10.53%) Derivative

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (9.36%) SAS
2 5 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.34%) MS Project Server
4 3 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.92%) MS Office
3 4 (2.34%) MS Project
3 4 (2.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (14.62%) Cognos TM1
2 14 (8.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 13 (7.60%) Summit
3 13 (7.60%) Kondor+
4 10 (5.85%) Cognos Controller
5 9 (5.26%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.17%) FTP
2 1 (0.58%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (9.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (5.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 7 (4.09%) Base SAS
6 7 (4.09%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.34%) QlikView
7 4 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.58%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.17%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.17%) Selenium
1 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 134 (78.36%) Finance
2 44 (25.73%) Banking
3 31 (18.13%) Investment Banking
4 30 (17.54%) Back Office
5 18 (10.53%) Front Office
5 18 (10.53%) Retail
6 17 (9.94%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.34%) Marketing
8 2 (1.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (31.58%) Analyst
2 39 (22.81%) Business Analyst
3 29 (16.96%) Developer
4 21 (12.28%) Banking Business Analyst
5 20 (11.70%) Project Manager
6 19 (11.11%) Consultant
7 16 (9.36%) Business Developer
7 16 (9.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 15 (8.77%) Cognos Consultant
9 14 (8.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 13 (7.60%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 8 (4.68%) Team Leader
12 7 (4.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 7 (4.09%) Financial Business Analyst
13 6 (3.51%) Support Analyst
13 6 (3.51%) Senior Manager
14 5 (2.92%) Senior Developer
14 5 (2.92%) Applications Support
14 5 (2.92%) Senior Project Manager
14 5 (2.92%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.75%) J2EE
1 3 (1.75%) XBRL
2 2 (1.17%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.17%) WCF
2 2 (1.17%) LINQ
2 2 (1.17%) jQuery
2 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.17%) COM
2 2 (1.17%) CSS
2 2 (1.17%) HTML
2 2 (1.17%) .NET
2 2 (1.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (1.17%) CSS3
3 1 (0.58%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.53%) Derivative
2 16 (9.36%) Management Information System
3 15 (8.77%) Fixed Income
3 15 (8.77%) Market Risk
4 13 (7.60%) Equities
4 13 (7.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (7.02%) Mathematics
6 10 (5.85%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.68%) Grid Computing
8 4 (2.34%) PMI
8 4 (2.34%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.75%) CMDB
9 3 (1.75%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.17%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.26%) UNIX
2 5 (2.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (22.81%) PRINCE2
3 31 (18.13%) Risk Management
4 28 (16.37%) Programme Management
5 26 (15.20%) Project Management
6 25 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (13.45%) Data Modelling
8 22 (12.87%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (11.11%) ETL
10 17 (9.94%) Migration
10 17 (9.94%) Technical Architecture
10 17 (9.94%) Analytics
11 16 (9.36%) Data Governance
12 14 (8.19%) ITIL
13 13 (7.60%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (6.43%) Asset Management
15 10 (5.85%) Business Analysis
16 8 (4.68%) Data Architecture
17 7 (4.09%) Scrum
17 7 (4.09%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (32.16%) SQL
2 19 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.09%) C++
3 7 (4.09%) Java
3 7 (4.09%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.51%) C#
5 5 (2.92%) VBA
5 5 (2.92%) MATLAB
6 4 (2.34%) Perl
7 3 (1.75%) C
8 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (15.79%) Degree
2 26 (15.20%) PMP
2 26 (15.20%) PMI Certification
3 9 (5.26%) CISA
4 8 (4.68%) CISSP
4 8 (4.68%) CRISC
5 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.34%) ACCA
6 4 (2.34%) CIMA
7 3 (1.75%) MBA
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.54%) Basel II
2 26 (15.20%) Basel III
3 25 (14.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (9.94%) FATCA
5 15 (8.77%) QA
6 13 (7.60%) EMIR
6 13 (7.60%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (4.09%) Data Quality
8 4 (2.34%) GAAP
9 3 (1.75%) COREP
9 3 (1.75%) FINREP
9 3 (1.75%) UCITS
10 2 (1.17%) AIFMD
10 2 (1.17%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.58%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (17.54%) Cognos
2 16 (9.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.77%) IBM
4 13 (7.60%) Algorithmics
4 13 (7.60%) Murex
4 13 (7.60%) Calypso
5 10 (5.85%) Oracle
6 7 (4.09%) Business Objects
6 7 (4.09%) SAP
7 4 (2.34%) TOWER Software
8 3 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.17%) Adobe
10 1 (0.58%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.58%) Charles River
10 1 (0.58%) Teradata
10 1 (0.58%) DataFlux
10 1 (0.58%) Tableau
10 1 (0.58%) Datanomic
10 1 (0.58%) Trillium
10 1 (0.58%) HP
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