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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel II
Rank 840 854 766
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -88
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 38 39 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.038% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.37% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 85
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,350 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -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
11059 10435 11088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.44% 10.17% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8612 8030 9048
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,975 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Basel II Salary Histogram in the UK

Basel II
Top 8 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 30 January 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
London +16 35 £67,500 +12.50% 7
England -2 35 £67,500 +12.50% 12
City of London +3 15 £72,500 +20.83% 4
Edinburgh +6 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Scotland +1 2 £65,000 -7.14%
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 30 January 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 54 (64.29%) Finance
2 51 (60.71%) Banking
3 38 (45.24%) Credit Risk
4 35 (41.67%) SQL
5 30 (35.71%) Degree
6 27 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (30.95%) Business Analysis
8 24 (28.57%) Project Management
9 23 (27.38%) MS Excel
9 23 (27.38%) SAS
10 22 (26.19%) Solvency II
11 21 (25.00%) Risk Management
12 20 (23.81%) Investment Banking
13 19 (22.62%) Data Mining
14 17 (20.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 17 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
16 15 (17.86%) MS Project
17 14 (16.67%) Java
18 13 (15.48%) Oracle
18 13 (15.48%) Business Objects
18 13 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
18 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (15.48%) Mathematics
19 12 (14.29%) C++
19 12 (14.29%) UNIX
19 12 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 11 (13.10%) MS Office
20 11 (13.10%) ISEB

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (27.38%) SAS
2 8 (9.52%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (27.38%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.86%) MS Project
3 11 (13.10%) MS Office
3 11 (13.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (10.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.38%) SPSS
6 1 (1.19%) EViews
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) Data Mining
2 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.57%) Base SAS
7 2 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.19%) Big Data
8 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) ERwin
General
1 54 (64.29%) Finance
2 51 (60.71%) Banking
3 20 (23.81%) Investment Banking
4 11 (13.10%) Retail
5 6 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 5 (5.95%) Front Office
7 3 (3.57%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (30.95%) Analyst
2 21 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 18 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 16 (19.05%) Consultant
5 11 (13.10%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (11.90%) Technical Business Analyst
6 10 (11.90%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Manager
8 7 (8.33%) Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Software Implementation Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Management Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Software Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
10 5 (5.95%) Quantitative Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Security Architect
10 5 (5.95%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (45.24%) Credit Risk
2 27 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.48%) Mathematics
4 12 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (11.90%) Derivative
6 6 (7.14%) Economics
7 4 (4.76%) Market Risk
7 4 (4.76%) PKI
8 3 (3.57%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (3.57%) Reference Data
8 3 (3.57%) Open Source
9 2 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (2.38%) Statistics
10 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) UNIX
2 3 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Business Analysis
2 24 (28.57%) Project Management
3 21 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 17 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
6 13 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (13.10%) Analytics
7 11 (13.10%) Data Governance
8 9 (10.71%) UML
8 9 (10.71%) ITIL
8 9 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (9.52%) Stress Testing
9 8 (9.52%) Matrix Management
10 7 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 7 (8.33%) People Management
10 7 (8.33%) Coaching
11 6 (7.14%) Product Management
11 6 (7.14%) System Testing
11 6 (7.14%) OO
11 6 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.67%) SQL
2 14 (16.67%) Java
3 12 (14.29%) C++
4 9 (10.71%) C
5 6 (7.14%) C#
5 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.19%) VBA
6 1 (1.19%) R
6 1 (1.19%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 30 (35.71%) Degree
2 11 (13.10%) ISEB
3 8 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (9.52%) PMP
3 8 (9.52%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.38%) SAS Certification
4 2 (2.38%) PhD
5 1 (1.19%) CISA
5 1 (1.19%) CISM
5 1 (1.19%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.19%) Solvency II
2 17 (20.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (9.52%) Basel III
4 6 (7.14%) EMIR
5 5 (5.95%) PCI DSS
5 5 (5.95%) HIPAA
6 3 (3.57%) COREP
6 3 (3.57%) FINREP
7 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (1.19%) COBIT
7 1 (1.19%) MiFID
7 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle
1 13 (15.48%) Business Objects
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.19%) Teradata
2 1 (1.19%) DataFlux
2 1 (1.19%) Informatica
2 1 (1.19%) Cognos
2 1 (1.19%) Siebel
2 1 (1.19%) Datanomic
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