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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel II
Rank 876 879 819
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -60
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 26 59 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.050% 0.060%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.47% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 53
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.57%

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
11823 12489 10875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.68% 10.58% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9341 9665 8803
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015 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 3 July 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 -8 23 £70,000 +21.73% 10
London -1 17 £70,000 - 6
South West 0 5 £33,500 +3.07%
Gloucestershire 0 3 £42,000 +29.23%
Gloucester 0 3 £42,000 +29.23%
Bristol - 2 £33,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £62,500 -
Scotland - 2 £62,500 -
City of London +31 1 £50,000 -50.00% 3
Birmingham -12 1 £27,500 -45.00% 1
West Midlands -15 1 £27,500 -45.00% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £75,000 -
County Londonderry - 1 £75,000 -

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 64 (79.01%) Finance
2 57 (70.37%) Banking
3 40 (49.38%) Credit Risk
4 31 (38.27%) SQL
4 31 (38.27%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (37.04%) Business Objects
6 29 (35.80%) Investment Banking
7 27 (33.33%) SAS
8 21 (25.93%) Data Analysis
8 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (25.93%) Basel III
9 20 (24.69%) Analytics
9 20 (24.69%) Market Risk
9 20 (24.69%) SDLC
10 19 (23.46%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 17 (20.99%) QA
13 16 (19.75%) Wiki
13 16 (19.75%) QlikView
13 16 (19.75%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (19.75%) Confluence
13 16 (19.75%) User Stories
13 16 (19.75%) CRD IV
13 16 (19.75%) Solvency II
13 16 (19.75%) SharePoint
13 16 (19.75%) MS Visio
13 16 (19.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 16 (19.75%) BusinessObjects
13 16 (19.75%) Retail
14 15 (18.52%) ITIL

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (33.33%) SAS
2 16 (19.75%) Confluence
2 16 (19.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.75%) MS Visio
3 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.17%) MS Project
4 5 (6.17%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) BusinessObjects
1 16 (19.75%) QlikView
2 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.17%) Data Mining
4 5 (6.17%) Base SAS
4 5 (6.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.23%) Toad
General
1 64 (79.01%) Finance
2 57 (70.37%) Banking
3 29 (35.80%) Investment Banking
4 16 (19.75%) Retail
5 8 (9.88%) Retail Banking
6 5 (6.17%) Wholesale Banking
7 4 (4.94%) Front Office
7 4 (4.94%) Military
8 3 (3.70%) Legal
9 2 (2.47%) Advertising
10 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Analyst
2 23 (28.40%) Business Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) Report Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) IT Business Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Consultant
5 7 (8.64%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Senior Manager
6 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.41%) Security Officer
6 6 (7.41%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (7.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) FpML
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
3 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.47%) SOAP
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) WebSockets
3 2 (2.47%) WSDL
4 1 (1.23%) XBRL
4 1 (1.23%) XML
4 1 (1.23%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (49.38%) Credit Risk
2 31 (38.27%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (24.69%) Market Risk
4 16 (19.75%) Wiki
5 9 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (6.17%) Taxonomies
6 5 (6.17%) Economics
7 4 (4.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.47%) APACS
9 2 (2.47%) Derivative
9 2 (2.47%) Statistics
10 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.23%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.23%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.23%) Physics
10 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) UNIX
2 3 (3.70%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (25.93%) Data Analysis
2 20 (24.69%) Analytics
2 20 (24.69%) SDLC
3 19 (23.46%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (19.75%) User Stories
5 15 (18.52%) ITIL
6 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (14.81%) Information Security
8 10 (12.35%) Information Management
8 10 (12.35%) Data Management
8 10 (12.35%) Data Governance
9 9 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 9 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 9 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 8 (9.88%) Web Development
10 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (8.64%) Stress Testing
12 6 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) C++
2 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.94%) Java
4 3 (3.70%) C#
4 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 7 (8.64%) CISSP
2 7 (8.64%) CISA
2 7 (8.64%) CISM
3 5 (6.17%) ISEB
4 2 (2.47%) PhD
5 1 (1.23%) CIMA
5 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.23%) SAS Certification
5 1 (1.23%) ACCA
5 1 (1.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.93%) Basel III
2 17 (20.99%) QA
3 16 (19.75%) Solvency II
3 16 (19.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (19.75%) CRD IV
4 10 (12.35%) COBIT
5 9 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (9.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (9.88%) EMIR
6 8 (9.88%) MiFID
7 4 (4.94%) COREP
8 2 (2.47%) IAS 39
9 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
9 1 (1.23%) HIPAA
9 1 (1.23%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Business Objects
2 15 (18.52%) Oracle
3 2 (2.47%) Teradata
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + great bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago