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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 584 531 526
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -5
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 46 90 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.99% 1.89% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 66 75
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 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -6.38%
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
4637 4769 4716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.60% 10.70% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3691 3688 3827
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +10 24 £67,500 -20.58% 7
Solvency II
England

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 85 (80.19%) Finance
2 35 (33.02%) PRINCE2
3 28 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (25.47%) Banking
5 26 (24.53%) Degree
6 25 (23.58%) SQL
7 24 (22.64%) PMP
7 24 (22.64%) PMI Certification
7 24 (22.64%) Project Management
7 24 (22.64%) Risk Management
8 20 (18.87%) Basel II
9 19 (17.92%) Data Governance
10 17 (16.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (14.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 15 (14.15%) Programme Management
11 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (13.21%) Back Office
13 13 (12.26%) MS Excel
13 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (12.26%) Investment Banking
14 12 (11.32%) T-SQL
14 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (10.38%) MS Office
15 11 (10.38%) RAD
15 11 (10.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 11 (10.38%) Waterfall

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (8.49%) MS Project Server
2 7 (6.60%) SAS
3 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.38%) MS Office
3 9 (8.49%) MS Project
3 9 (8.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Summit
1 5 (4.72%) Kondor+
2 4 (3.77%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.94%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.94%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) IMAP
2 1 (0.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.66%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.77%) QlikView
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.94%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.94%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.94%) Selenium
1 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (80.19%) Finance
2 27 (25.47%) Banking
3 14 (13.21%) Back Office
4 13 (12.26%) Investment Banking
5 9 (8.49%) Retail
5 9 (8.49%) Front Office
6 8 (7.55%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.77%) Marketing
8 3 (2.83%) Legal
9 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (36.79%) Analyst
2 28 (26.42%) Business Analyst
3 23 (21.70%) Project Manager
4 14 (13.21%) Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 12 (11.32%) Business Developer
7 11 (10.38%) Banking Business Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Data Governance Manager
8 7 (6.60%) Governance Manager
8 7 (6.60%) Consultant
8 7 (6.60%) Programme Manager
8 7 (6.60%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Data Manager
9 6 (5.66%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Technical Business Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Solvency II Project Manager
11 4 (3.77%) Risk Consultant
11 4 (3.77%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) .NET
2 4 (3.77%) J2EE
3 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.89%) Web Services
3 2 (1.89%) XBRL
3 2 (1.89%) WCF
3 2 (1.89%) WPF
4 1 (0.94%) XML
4 1 (0.94%) SOAP
4 1 (0.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.43%) Mathematics
3 9 (8.49%) Derivative
4 8 (7.55%) Fixed Income
5 6 (5.66%) Equities
5 6 (5.66%) Market Risk
6 5 (4.72%) N-Tier
6 5 (4.72%) PMI
6 5 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.77%) Grid Computing
8 3 (2.83%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.94%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.94%) CMDB
9 1 (0.94%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) UNIX
2 6 (5.66%) Linux
3 5 (4.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.02%) PRINCE2
2 28 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (22.64%) Risk Management
3 24 (22.64%) Project Management
4 19 (17.92%) Data Governance
5 17 (16.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (14.15%) Programme Management
7 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (10.38%) RAD
8 11 (10.38%) Waterfall
9 10 (9.43%) Analytics
9 10 (9.43%) TDD
9 10 (9.43%) Supplier Management
9 10 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (8.49%) Business Analysis
11 8 (7.55%) Data Modelling
11 8 (7.55%) Migration
12 7 (6.60%) ITIL
12 7 (6.60%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.58%) SQL
2 12 (11.32%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.49%) C
4 5 (4.72%) VBA
4 5 (4.72%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.72%) MATLAB
5 4 (3.77%) Perl
6 2 (1.89%) C++
6 2 (1.89%) Java
6 2 (1.89%) VBScript
6 2 (1.89%) VB
7 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (24.53%) Degree
2 24 (22.64%) PMP
2 24 (22.64%) PMI Certification
3 11 (10.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (8.49%) ISEB
5 5 (4.72%) CISSP
6 4 (3.77%) PgMP
6 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.83%) CISA
7 3 (2.83%) CRISC
7 3 (2.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.87%) Basel II
2 15 (14.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (10.38%) Basel III
4 7 (6.60%) Data Quality
5 6 (5.66%) FATCA
5 6 (5.66%) EMIR
6 5 (4.72%) QA
6 5 (4.72%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (2.83%) UCITS
8 2 (1.89%) COREP
8 2 (1.89%) FINREP
9 1 (0.94%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) Oracle
3 6 (5.66%) Algorithmics
4 5 (4.72%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.72%) Murex
4 5 (4.72%) Calypso
5 2 (1.89%) HP
5 2 (1.89%) Charles River
5 2 (1.89%) SAP
5 2 (1.89%) Cognos
5 2 (1.89%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.94%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.94%) Teradata
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OTE
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