The first table below looks at the demand for Solvency II skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 1 August 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 579 571 520
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -51
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 57 38 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.086% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.07% 0.81% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 89
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £68,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £79,400 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.72%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5334 4684 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.15% 10.58% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4205 3771 4086
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Solvency II
England

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solvency II across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in London

Solvency II
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solvency II across the London region.

Solvency II Salary Trend in London

Solvency II
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solvency II across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Solvency II Salary Histogram in London

Solvency II
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the London region over the 3 months to 1 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
City of London -16 10 £82,500 +13.79% 1
Bromley - 2 £75,000 - 1
Solvency II
England

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 107 (82.31%) Finance
2 51 (39.23%) Banking
3 43 (33.08%) PRINCE2
4 37 (28.46%) Investment Banking
5 36 (27.69%) Back Office
6 32 (24.62%) PMP
6 32 (24.62%) PMI Certification
7 30 (23.08%) SQL
8 29 (22.31%) Programme Management
9 28 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 26 (20.00%) Basel III
11 25 (19.23%) Retail
12 24 (18.46%) Front Office
12 24 (18.46%) Retail Banking
13 23 (17.69%) Technical Architecture
14 22 (16.92%) Migration
14 22 (16.92%) Risk Management
15 18 (13.85%) FATCA
16 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (13.08%) Derivative
16 17 (13.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 16 (12.31%) Basel II
17 16 (12.31%) T-SQL
17 16 (12.31%) Degree
18 15 (11.54%) Market Risk
19 14 (10.77%) Analytics
19 14 (10.77%) EMIR

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.08%) SAS
3 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.77%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) SPSS
2 1 (0.77%) MS Project
2 1 (0.77%) MS Office
2 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (10.00%) Summit
1 13 (10.00%) Kondor+
2 1 (0.77%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.77%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) FTP
2 1 (0.77%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (6.92%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.08%) QlikView
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.77%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.77%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.54%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 107 (82.31%) Finance
2 51 (39.23%) Banking
3 37 (28.46%) Investment Banking
4 36 (27.69%) Back Office
5 25 (19.23%) Retail
6 24 (18.46%) Front Office
6 24 (18.46%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.31%) Marketing
7 3 (2.31%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (45.38%) Analyst
2 46 (35.38%) Business Analyst
3 25 (19.23%) Banking Business Analyst
4 20 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 14 (10.77%) Developer
6 13 (10.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 12 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 12 (9.23%) Business Developer
8 11 (8.46%) Senior Manager
9 9 (6.92%) Senior Project Manager
9 9 (6.92%) Financial Business Analyst
9 9 (6.92%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 7 (5.38%) Consultant
10 7 (5.38%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 6 (4.62%) Solvency II Project Manager
11 6 (4.62%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Applications Support
12 5 (3.85%) Architect
13 4 (3.08%) Data Architect
13 4 (3.08%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.31%) J2EE
2 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.54%) CSS
2 2 (1.54%) HTML
2 2 (1.54%) .NET
2 2 (1.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (1.54%) CSS3
2 2 (1.54%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.54%) WCF
2 2 (1.54%) jQuery
2 2 (1.54%) LINQ
3 1 (0.77%) iXBRL
3 1 (0.77%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.08%) Derivative
2 15 (11.54%) Market Risk
3 14 (10.77%) Fixed Income
3 14 (10.77%) Equities
4 13 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (6.15%) Grid Computing
6 7 (5.38%) PMI
6 7 (5.38%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.31%) CMDB
7 3 (2.31%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.15%) UNIX
2 5 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.08%) PRINCE2
2 29 (22.31%) Programme Management
3 28 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (17.69%) Technical Architecture
6 22 (16.92%) Migration
6 22 (16.92%) Risk Management
7 14 (10.77%) Analytics
7 14 (10.77%) ITIL
7 14 (10.77%) Project Management
7 14 (10.77%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (8.46%) Data Modelling
9 9 (6.92%) Asset Management
10 8 (6.15%) Data Architecture
11 7 (5.38%) Change Control
11 7 (5.38%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.62%) Data Governance
12 6 (4.62%) Scrum
13 5 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.08%) SQL
2 16 (12.31%) T-SQL
3 7 (5.38%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.85%) MATLAB
4 5 (3.85%) VBA
5 4 (3.08%) Perl
6 3 (2.31%) C++
6 3 (2.31%) Java
7 2 (1.54%) C#
8 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (24.62%) PMP
1 32 (24.62%) PMI Certification
2 16 (12.31%) Degree
3 10 (7.69%) CISA
4 9 (6.92%) CISSP
5 8 (6.15%) CRISC
6 5 (3.85%) CIMA
6 5 (3.85%) ACCA
7 4 (3.08%) MBA
8 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.77%) CEH
8 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.00%) Basel III
2 18 (13.85%) FATCA
3 17 (13.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (12.31%) Basel II
5 14 (10.77%) EMIR
5 14 (10.77%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (3.08%) GAAP
7 3 (2.31%) QA
7 3 (2.31%) Data Quality
8 2 (1.54%) CRD IV
8 2 (1.54%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.77%) COSO
9 1 (0.77%) UCITS
9 1 (0.77%) COREP
9 1 (0.77%) FINREP
Vendors
1 13 (10.00%) Algorithmics
1 13 (10.00%) Murex
1 13 (10.00%) Calypso
2 10 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.85%) Cognos
4 3 (2.31%) Guidewire
4 3 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.54%) IBM
5 2 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (0.77%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.77%) Datanomic
6 1 (0.77%) Tableau
6 1 (0.77%) Teradata
6 1 (0.77%) BEA
6 1 (0.77%) Trillium
6 1 (0.77%) HP
6 1 (0.77%) Dell
6 1 (0.77%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.77%) Charles River
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Auriol Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + discretionary bonus + excellent be
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago