The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency 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 Solvency II over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solvency II
Rank 213 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.05% - -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £55,662 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +22.72%
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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
591 687 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.61% 9.78% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 462 577 450
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Solvency II
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Solvency II Salary Trend in the North West

Solvency II
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solvency II across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Solvency II Salary Histogram in the North West

Solvency II
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire - 18 £55,662 -
Solvency II
England

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (95.65%) Finance
2 20 (86.96%) Legal
2 20 (86.96%) FATCA
3 19 (82.61%) Risk Management
4 13 (56.52%) People Management
4 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) MS Project
6 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
6 7 (30.43%) Project Governance
7 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) PMP
7 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
7 6 (26.09%) P3O
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
8 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
9 1 (4.35%) Migration
9 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.35%) Banking
9 1 (4.35%) Retail
9 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
9 1 (4.35%) Front Office
9 1 (4.35%) Back Office
9 1 (4.35%) MiFID
9 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (4.35%) MoSes
9 1 (4.35%) EMIR

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
1 7 (30.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MoSes
General
1 22 (95.65%) Finance
2 20 (86.96%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) PMO Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) PMO Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) HR Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) MiFID Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Risk Management
2 13 (56.52%) People Management
2 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Project Governance
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
5 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
1 6 (26.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (86.96%) FATCA
2 6 (26.09%) P3O
3 1 (4.35%) EMIR
3 1 (4.35%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft