The table below looks at the statistics for Basel II skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel II
Rank 868 874 772
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -102
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 31 31 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.028% 0.092%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.28% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 72
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11587 10889 11569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 9.99% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9122 8354 9451
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Basel II Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Basel II
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Basel II within the UK.

Basel II Salary Trend in the UK

Basel II
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Basel II over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Basel II Salary Histogram in the UK

Basel II
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Basel II within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
England -1 29 £60,000 -4.00% 5
London +3 28 £60,000 -7.69% 5
City of London +18 16 £73,750 +18.00% 2
Scotland +2 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Edinburgh -8 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Yorkshire -25 1 £38,000 +8.57%
Cardiff - 1 £30,500 -
South Wales - 1 £30,500 -
Wales - 1 £30,500 -

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 53 (63.86%) Finance
2 48 (57.83%) Banking
3 40 (48.19%) SQL
4 30 (36.14%) Business Analysis
5 29 (34.94%) Credit Risk
5 29 (34.94%) Project Management
6 27 (32.53%) MS Excel
6 27 (32.53%) Degree
7 26 (31.33%) Risk Management
8 24 (28.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 24 (28.92%) Solvency II
9 22 (26.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (26.51%) Data Mining
9 22 (26.51%) SAS
10 19 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
12 16 (19.28%) Investment Banking
13 15 (18.07%) Oracle
14 14 (16.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (16.87%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2
14 14 (16.87%) UNIX
14 14 (16.87%) Derivative
15 13 (15.66%) Business Objects
15 13 (15.66%) Java
16 12 (14.46%) Mathematics
16 12 (14.46%) Data Analysis
17 11 (13.25%) MS Office
17 11 (13.25%) Data Governance

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 22 (26.51%) SAS
2 8 (9.64%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 27 (32.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.25%) MS Office
3 10 (12.05%) MS Project
4 9 (10.84%) MS Visio
5 5 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.20%) EViews
6 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) Data Mining
2 14 (16.87%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.61%) Base SAS
6 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.20%) Big Data
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) ERwin
General
1 53 (63.86%) Finance
2 48 (57.83%) Banking
3 16 (19.28%) Investment Banking
4 10 (12.05%) Retail
5 6 (7.23%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.41%) Front Office
7 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Analyst
2 21 (25.30%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Project Manager
3 15 (18.07%) Consultant
4 10 (12.05%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Technical Business Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Risk Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Software Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Implementation Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Management Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Architect
8 5 (6.02%) Credit Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Security Architect
8 5 (6.02%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
1 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.94%) Credit Risk
2 19 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (16.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (16.87%) Derivative
4 12 (14.46%) Mathematics
5 6 (7.23%) Economics
6 4 (4.82%) PKI
6 4 (4.82%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (3.61%) Open Source
7 3 (3.61%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.41%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (2.41%) Statistics
9 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) UNIX
2 3 (3.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Business Analysis
2 29 (34.94%) Project Management
3 26 (31.33%) Risk Management
4 22 (26.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2
6 12 (14.46%) Data Analysis
7 11 (13.25%) Data Governance
8 9 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.43%) Stress Testing
9 7 (8.43%) UML
9 7 (8.43%) Analytics
10 6 (7.23%) System Testing
10 6 (7.23%) Product Management
10 6 (7.23%) OO
10 6 (7.23%) ITIL
11 5 (6.02%) Data Security
11 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.02%) Information Security
11 5 (6.02%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.19%) SQL
2 13 (15.66%) Java
3 9 (10.84%) C
3 9 (10.84%) C++
4 8 (9.64%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.23%) C#
6 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.20%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (32.53%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) ISEB
3 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (9.64%) PMP
3 8 (9.64%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.82%) CISA
4 4 (4.82%) CISSP
4 4 (4.82%) CRISC
5 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.20%) PhD
5 1 (1.20%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (28.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 24 (28.92%) Solvency II
2 10 (12.05%) Basel III
3 5 (6.02%) EMIR
3 5 (6.02%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.02%) HIPAA
4 2 (2.41%) COREP
4 2 (2.41%) FINREP
5 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.07%) Oracle
3 13 (15.66%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.61%) Teradata
5 2 (2.41%) DataFlux
5 2 (2.41%) Datanomic
5 2 (2.41%) Siebel
5 2 (2.41%) Informatica
6 1 (1.20%) Cognos
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Competative Benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago