The first table below looks at the demand for Basel II skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 18 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel II
Rank - 251 233
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.041% 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.60% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.45%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
612 498 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.52% 6.78% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 463 402 501
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Basel II
England

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Basel II Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Basel II
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Basel II Salary Trend in the North West

Basel II
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Basel 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 Basel II.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Logistic Regression
1 1 (100.00%) Numerical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Basel 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 Basel II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Logistic Regression
1 1 (100.00%) Numerical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB