The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 432 421 422
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 6 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.028% 0.028% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.29% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 14
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.76%
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2389 2099 2519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.09% 9.91% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1810 1664 2114
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 the South East

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

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Solvency II
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Solvency II Salary Trend in the South East

Solvency II
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the South East 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
(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
Hampshire -16 5 £70,000 +27.27%
Surrey -7 1 - - 1
Solvency II
England

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (40.00%) Data Governance
4 5 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 5 (33.33%) SAP
4 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (33.33%) SAS
4 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 5 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) Base SAS
4 5 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) Line Management
5 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
6 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Change Control
7 2 (13.33%) ETL
7 2 (13.33%) Process Management
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Operations Research
7 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
7 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) C#

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (33.33%) Base SAS
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) IT Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Solvency II Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Governance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SOX Compliance Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Governance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate
3 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 6 (40.00%) Data Governance
3 5 (33.33%) Line Management
3 5 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Process Management
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Research
6 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
3 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) TOWER Software