The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solvency II
Rank 558 519 539
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +20
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 55 94 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.22% 2.07% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 55 77 72
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £85,000 £86,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
Solvency II
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4505 4536 4559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.86% 10.74% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3568 3532 3666
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,800 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +13 28 £67,500 +14.89% 5
Solvency II
England

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 95 (84.82%) Finance
2 38 (33.93%) PRINCE2
3 34 (30.36%) Project Management
4 29 (25.89%) PMP
4 29 (25.89%) PMI Certification
5 28 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (25.00%) Banking
6 27 (24.11%) SQL
7 23 (20.54%) Risk Management
7 23 (20.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 21 (18.75%) Degree
9 20 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (16.07%) Programme Management
10 18 (16.07%) Basel II
10 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (16.07%) Oracle
11 17 (15.18%) Data Governance
12 16 (14.29%) Data Architecture
12 16 (14.29%) Investment Banking
13 15 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (12.50%) Retail
14 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (11.61%) Front Office
15 13 (11.61%) Back Office
15 13 (11.61%) Retail Banking
15 13 (11.61%) Analytics
15 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (10.71%) Supplier Management
16 12 (10.71%) Migration
16 12 (10.71%) MS Excel

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (8.04%) SAS
2 8 (7.14%) MS Project Server
3 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.93%) MS Office
3 8 (7.14%) MS Project
3 8 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.89%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.89%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) IMAP
2 1 (0.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (8.04%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.57%) QlikView
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.79%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.89%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.89%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
1 1 (0.89%) Selenium
1 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 95 (84.82%) Finance
2 28 (25.00%) Banking
3 16 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 14 (12.50%) Retail
5 13 (11.61%) Front Office
5 13 (11.61%) Back Office
5 13 (11.61%) Retail Banking
6 8 (7.14%) Marketing
7 3 (2.68%) Legal
8 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.89%) French Language
9 1 (0.89%) German Language
9 1 (0.89%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (36.61%) Analyst
2 26 (23.21%) Project Manager
2 26 (23.21%) Business Analyst
3 12 (10.71%) Architect
4 11 (9.82%) Support Analyst
5 10 (8.93%) Banking Business Analyst
6 9 (8.04%) Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Consultant
7 8 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Data Manager
8 7 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Business Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Programme Manager
8 7 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 7 (6.25%) Data Governance Manager
8 7 (6.25%) Governance Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Solvency II Project Manager
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) J2EE
2 6 (5.36%) .NET
3 2 (1.79%) XBRL
3 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.79%) Web Services
3 2 (1.79%) WCF
3 2 (1.79%) WPF
4 1 (0.89%) XML
4 1 (0.89%) SOAP
4 1 (0.89%) HTML
4 1 (0.89%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.93%) Mathematics
3 8 (7.14%) Grid Computing
4 7 (6.25%) PMI
5 5 (4.46%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.57%) Derivative
7 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.68%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.68%) CMDB
7 3 (2.68%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.79%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.79%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.89%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.89%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.71%) UNIX
2 9 (8.04%) Linux
3 5 (4.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.93%) PRINCE2
2 34 (30.36%) Project Management
3 28 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (20.54%) Risk Management
4 23 (20.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
6 18 (16.07%) Programme Management
6 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (15.18%) Data Governance
8 16 (14.29%) Data Architecture
9 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (11.61%) Analytics
11 12 (10.71%) Supplier Management
11 12 (10.71%) Migration
12 11 (9.82%) RAD
12 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
13 10 (8.93%) TDD
14 9 (8.04%) Business Analysis
15 8 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
16 7 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.11%) SQL
2 9 (8.04%) C
3 8 (7.14%) VBA
3 8 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 7 (6.25%) Java
4 7 (6.25%) Perl
4 7 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.36%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (1.79%) VBScript
7 2 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (0.89%) Python
8 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (25.89%) PMP
1 29 (25.89%) PMI Certification
2 21 (18.75%) Degree
3 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (8.93%) ISEB
5 4 (3.57%) PgMP
5 4 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.79%) CISSP
8 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.07%) Basel II
2 11 (9.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (5.36%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.57%) QA
5 3 (2.68%) UCITS
6 2 (1.79%) Basel III
6 2 (1.79%) FATCA
6 2 (1.79%) EMIR
6 2 (1.79%) COREP
6 2 (1.79%) FINREP
7 1 (0.89%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Oracle
2 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.36%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.79%) HP
4 2 (1.79%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.79%) Charles River
4 2 (1.79%) SAP
4 2 (1.79%) Cognos
4 2 (1.79%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.89%) Algorithmics
5 1 (0.89%) OpenLink
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