The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 206 199 212
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 1 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.022% 0.088% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.89% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -6.38%
Solvency II
South East

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 Surrey region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
472 450 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 10.32% 9.88% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 418 393 478
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,127 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 Surrey

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

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Solvency II
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Solvency II Salary Trend in Surrey

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) Data Governance
3 5 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (50.00%) SAP
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) SAS
3 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Base SAS
3 5 (50.00%) Line Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) Process Management
6 2 (20.00%) Information Security
6 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (20.00%) Operations Research
6 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (10.00%) Java

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (50.00%) Base SAS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Risk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solvency II Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Governance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SOX Compliance Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 6 (60.00%) Data Governance
3 5 (50.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Operations Research
6 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) TOWER Software