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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel II
Rank 851 794 754
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -40
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 48 79 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.074% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.39% 0.73% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 69 110
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £102,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -26.31%

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
12376 10833 12220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.63% 10.18% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9544 8499 10049
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Basel II Salary Histogram in the UK

Basel II
Top 13 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 29 August 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 -62 48 £60,000 -12.72% 8
London -24 36 £70,000 -6.66% 6
Yorkshire -44 7 £35,000 +40.00% 2
West Yorkshire -36 6 £35,000 +40.00% 1
South West - 4 £33,500 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £33,500 -
City of London -24 3 £85,000 -8.10% 4
Leeds -27 2 £42,500 -
Gloucester - 2 £36,250 -
Halifax - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 80 (68.38%) Finance
2 63 (53.85%) Banking
3 38 (32.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 37 (31.62%) SQL
5 34 (29.06%) Credit Risk
6 30 (25.64%) Solvency II
6 30 (25.64%) Risk Management
7 29 (24.79%) Microsoft
8 26 (22.22%) ITIL
9 25 (21.37%) Investment Banking
9 25 (21.37%) Degree
10 24 (20.51%) Business Analysis
10 24 (20.51%) MS Excel
11 23 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (18.80%) SAS
12 22 (18.80%) Oracle
12 22 (18.80%) Retail
13 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
13 20 (17.09%) PRINCE2
13 20 (17.09%) Data Modelling
13 20 (17.09%) Project Management
14 19 (16.24%) Basel III
15 18 (15.38%) Derivative
15 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (13.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 15 (12.82%) Data Analysis
18 13 (11.11%) Data Mining
19 12 (10.26%) ETL
19 12 (10.26%) Cognos
19 12 (10.26%) TOGAF

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (18.80%) SAS
2 3 (2.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (5.98%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.98%) MS Office
4 5 (4.27%) MS Project
5 2 (1.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Cognos TM1
1 12 (10.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (5.98%) Temenos T24
2 7 (5.98%) Finacle
2 7 (5.98%) Misys Equation
2 7 (5.98%) FLEXCUBE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.40%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (6.84%) Base SAS
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.27%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.85%) Big Data
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) PowerBuilder
1 3 (2.56%) ERwin
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 80 (68.38%) Finance
2 63 (53.85%) Banking
3 25 (21.37%) Investment Banking
4 22 (18.80%) Retail
5 8 (6.84%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.42%) Back Office
7 3 (2.56%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.71%) Marketing
9 1 (0.85%) Front Office
9 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (29.91%) Analyst
2 29 (24.79%) Consultant
3 20 (17.09%) Business Analyst
4 19 (16.24%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (10.26%) Cognos Consultant
5 12 (10.26%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 12 (10.26%) Risk Consultant
6 9 (7.69%) Architect
7 7 (5.98%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Risk Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Credit Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Risk Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Senior SAS Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Data Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) SAS Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Compliance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) .NET
2 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.42%) Classic ASP
3 4 (3.42%) Web Services
3 4 (3.42%) XML
3 4 (3.42%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.42%) WCF
3 4 (3.42%) LINQ
3 4 (3.42%) HTML
4 2 (1.71%) COM
5 1 (0.85%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.06%) Credit Risk
2 18 (15.38%) Derivative
3 16 (13.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (8.55%) APACS
5 5 (4.27%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.42%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.42%) Market Risk
6 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.56%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.56%) Statistics
7 3 (2.56%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.71%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.85%) Equities
9 1 (0.85%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.27%) UNIX
2 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.64%) Risk Management
2 26 (22.22%) ITIL
3 24 (20.51%) Business Analysis
4 23 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (17.09%) PRINCE2
5 20 (17.09%) Data Modelling
5 20 (17.09%) Project Management
6 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (12.82%) Data Analysis
8 12 (10.26%) TOGAF
8 12 (10.26%) ETL
9 10 (8.55%) Data Management
9 10 (8.55%) Programme Management
9 10 (8.55%) Analytics
10 9 (7.69%) Stress Testing
10 9 (7.69%) Logistic Regression
10 9 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (7.69%) MODAF
11 8 (6.84%) Asset Management
11 8 (6.84%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.62%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) C#
3 5 (4.27%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.42%) VB
5 3 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.56%) C
6 2 (1.71%) C++
6 2 (1.71%) Java
6 2 (1.71%) VBA
6 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.71%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (21.37%) Degree
2 8 (6.84%) CRISC
2 8 (6.84%) CISA
2 8 (6.84%) CISSP
3 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.56%) SAS Certification
3 3 (2.56%) PMP
3 3 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.56%) ACCA
3 3 (2.56%) CIMA
3 3 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (32.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 30 (25.64%) Solvency II
3 19 (16.24%) Basel III
4 11 (9.40%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (8.55%) IAS 39
6 9 (7.69%) COBIT
7 8 (6.84%) EMIR
8 7 (5.98%) CRD IV
9 5 (4.27%) COREP
9 5 (4.27%) FATCA
10 4 (3.42%) MiFID
11 3 (2.56%) QA
11 3 (2.56%) GAAP
12 1 (0.85%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 29 (24.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.80%) Oracle
3 12 (10.26%) Cognos
4 11 (9.40%) IBM
5 9 (7.69%) Informatica
6 7 (5.98%) Misys
6 7 (5.98%) Temenos
6 7 (5.98%) Chordiant
6 7 (5.98%) SAP
7 5 (4.27%) Siebel
7 5 (4.27%) DataFlux
7 5 (4.27%) Datanomic
8 4 (3.42%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.56%) Sybase
10 2 (1.71%) Teradata
11 1 (0.85%) HP
11 1 (0.85%) Dell
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Company Equity
Posted: 9 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago