The first table below looks at the demand for Solvency II skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank - 162 148
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.061% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.86% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £67,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
359 233 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.65% 7.11% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 219 135 192
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,090
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Solvency II
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Solvency II Salary Trend in Scotland

Solvency II
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Basel II
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects