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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel II
Rank 880 860 793
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -67
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 13 47 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.041% 0.075%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.38% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 70
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £83,500 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -

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
11772 12262 10873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.75% 10.69% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9379 9451 8545
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Basel II Salary Histogram in the UK

Basel II
Top 10 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 28 August 2015. 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 -33 10 £45,000 -30.76% 6
London -16 7 £57,500 -17.85% 6
City of London +26 4 £57,500 -32.35% 2
Birmingham +12 2 £31,250 -37.50%
West Midlands -4 2 £31,250 -37.50%
Edinburgh - 2 £57,500 -
Scotland - 2 £57,500 -
Gloucester -8 1 £42,000 +15.86%
Gloucestershire -19 1 £42,000 +25.37%
South West -25 1 £42,000 +25.37%

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (82.26%) Finance
2 43 (69.35%) Banking
3 26 (41.94%) Credit Risk
4 23 (37.10%) SQL
5 22 (35.48%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (33.87%) SAS
6 21 (33.87%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (32.26%) Investment Banking
8 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (27.42%) Data Analysis
10 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (25.81%) Market Risk
10 16 (25.81%) Basel III
11 14 (22.58%) SDLC
11 14 (22.58%) Analytics
12 13 (20.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 13 (20.97%) QA
13 12 (19.35%) Retail
13 12 (19.35%) SharePoint
13 12 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (19.35%) MS Visio
13 12 (19.35%) Oracle
13 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
13 12 (19.35%) User Stories
13 12 (19.35%) CRD IV
13 12 (19.35%) Solvency II
13 12 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (19.35%) Confluence
13 12 (19.35%) QlikView
13 12 (19.35%) Wiki

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 21 (33.87%) SAS
2 12 (19.35%) Confluence
2 12 (19.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
1 12 (19.35%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (19.35%) QlikView
2 12 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.06%) Base SAS
4 5 (8.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (6.45%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.61%) Toad
General
1 51 (82.26%) Finance
2 43 (69.35%) Banking
3 20 (32.26%) Investment Banking
4 12 (19.35%) Retail
5 5 (8.06%) Wholesale Banking
6 4 (6.45%) Retail Banking
6 4 (6.45%) Military
7 1 (1.61%) Front Office
7 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Analyst
2 18 (29.03%) Business Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Report Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) IT Business Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.68%) Architect
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Management Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Credit Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Information Security Officer
8 3 (4.84%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) FpML
2 2 (3.23%) WebSockets
2 2 (3.23%) WSDL
2 2 (3.23%) SOAP
2 2 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.61%) XML
3 1 (1.61%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.61%) XBRL
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.94%) Credit Risk
2 21 (33.87%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (25.81%) Market Risk
4 12 (19.35%) Wiki
5 7 (11.29%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
6 5 (8.06%) Taxonomies
6 5 (8.06%) Economics
7 3 (4.84%) Derivative
8 2 (3.23%) Statistics
8 2 (3.23%) Fixed Income
8 2 (3.23%) APACS
8 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.23%) Physics
9 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) UNIX
2 3 (4.84%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) Data Analysis
3 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (22.58%) Analytics
4 14 (22.58%) SDLC
5 12 (19.35%) User Stories
6 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
7 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (14.52%) Information Security
9 8 (12.90%) Data Management
9 8 (12.90%) Data Governance
10 7 (11.29%) Data Protection
10 7 (11.29%) Information Management
10 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
10 7 (11.29%) ITIL
11 6 (9.68%) Web Development
11 6 (9.68%) Dimensional Modelling
11 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.06%) Statistical Modelling
13 4 (6.45%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.10%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) C++
3 2 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) CISSP
2 4 (6.45%) CISA
2 4 (6.45%) CISM
3 3 (4.84%) ISEB
4 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.61%) APMP
5 1 (1.61%) PhD
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) Basel III
2 13 (20.97%) QA
2 13 (20.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (19.35%) Solvency II
3 12 (19.35%) CRD IV
4 8 (12.90%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (12.90%) COBIT
5 7 (11.29%) EMIR
6 6 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (8.06%) MiFID
8 3 (4.84%) COREP
9 2 (3.23%) IAS 39
9 2 (3.23%) FATCA
10 1 (1.61%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.61%) Algorithmics
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