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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basel II
Rank 915 901 910
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 36 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.038% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.35% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 26
Average salary £50,000 £66,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £52,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £97,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +36.84%

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
12246 11531 11225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.07% 11.03% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9712 8990 8615
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Basel II Salary Histogram in the UK

Basel II
Top 16 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 5 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
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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 28 £61,500 -8.88% 9
London -18 17 £70,000 +3.70% 7
Edinburgh +14 8 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Scotland +5 8 £50,000 -23.07% 1
City of London +49 6 £130,000 +85.71% 1
Cheltenham - 6 £38,500 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £38,500 -
South West - 6 £38,500 -
Birmingham - 5 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £63,000 - 1
Sheffield - 2 £63,000 -
Leeds - 2 £63,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £63,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £63,000 -

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (83.61%) Finance
1 51 (83.61%) Banking
2 33 (54.10%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (49.18%) UML
3 30 (49.18%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (47.54%) Solvency II
5 28 (45.90%) SQL
6 26 (42.62%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (42.62%) SAS
7 25 (40.98%) Data Mining
8 24 (39.34%) Business Analysis
9 23 (37.70%) ISEB
10 22 (36.07%) BusinessObjects
10 22 (36.07%) Degree
11 21 (34.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (26.23%) Credit Risk
13 10 (16.39%) Validation
13 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
13 10 (16.39%) Analytics
14 9 (14.75%) Oracle
15 8 (13.11%) Project Management
15 8 (13.11%) Stress Testing
15 8 (13.11%) BPMN
15 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
15 8 (13.11%) Basel III
16 7 (11.48%) Business Transformation
16 7 (11.48%) Dodd-Frank
16 7 (11.48%) Use Case
16 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
16 7 (11.48%) Retail

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (42.62%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.92%) SPSS
3 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Algo Collateral
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Broadband
2 2 (3.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (49.18%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (40.98%) Data Mining
3 22 (36.07%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (4.92%) Base SAS
5 3 (4.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 51 (83.61%) Banking
1 51 (83.61%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Retail
3 6 (9.84%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.92%) French Language
4 3 (4.92%) German Language
4 3 (4.92%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Russian Language
4 3 (4.92%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Back Office
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Analyst
2 35 (57.38%) Business Analyst
3 22 (36.07%) Technical Analyst
3 22 (36.07%) Technical Business Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) SAS Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Credit Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Risk Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Senior SAS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 33 (54.10%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (26.23%) Credit Risk
3 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.56%) Statistics
5 3 (4.92%) Data Extraction
5 3 (4.92%) Economics
5 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.92%) Physics
6 2 (3.28%) Derivative
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.64%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) UML
2 26 (42.62%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (39.34%) Business Analysis
4 21 (34.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (16.39%) Analytics
5 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
5 10 (16.39%) Validation
6 8 (13.11%) BPMN
6 8 (13.11%) Project Management
6 8 (13.11%) Stress Testing
7 7 (11.48%) BPR
7 7 (11.48%) Business Transformation
7 7 (11.48%) Data Modelling
7 7 (11.48%) DSDM
7 7 (11.48%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (11.48%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (11.48%) SSADM
7 7 (11.48%) Use Case
8 4 (6.56%) Data Management
8 4 (6.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) C++
2 3 (4.92%) Java
2 3 (4.92%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) ISEB
2 22 (36.07%) Degree
3 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) PhD
5 2 (3.28%) IIBA
6 1 (1.64%) CFA
6 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (47.54%) Solvency II
2 8 (13.11%) Basel III
3 7 (11.48%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (11.48%) MiFID
4 3 (4.92%) IAS 39
5 2 (3.28%) EMIR
6 1 (1.64%) AIFMD
6 1 (1.64%) FATCA
6 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
2 2 (3.28%) Calypso
2 2 (3.28%) Cognizant
2 2 (3.28%) Murex
2 2 (3.28%) SunGard
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £130,000-160,000 basic + strong bonus + car + package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £95000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago