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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel II
Rank 845 877 785
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -92
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 58 63 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.052% 0.085%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.48% 0.50% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 67
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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
11983 12503 11445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 10.35% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9392 9778 9091
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +28 55 £70,000 +7.69% 9
London +22 43 £70,000 +1.81% 4
South West - 11 £35,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 8 £27,110 -
Gloucester - 6 £37,500 -
City of London +17 2 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Scotland +17 1 £65,000 -
Edinburgh +12 1 £65,000 -
County Londonderry - 1 £75,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £75,000 -

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 67 (72.04%) Finance
2 65 (69.89%) Banking
3 45 (48.39%) Credit Risk
4 36 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (38.71%) SQL
5 28 (30.11%) SAS
5 28 (30.11%) Business Objects
6 26 (27.96%) Investment Banking
7 22 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (21.51%) Solvency II
9 20 (21.51%) Analytics
10 19 (20.43%) Degree
10 19 (20.43%) MS Excel
11 18 (19.35%) Retail
12 17 (18.28%) ITIL
12 17 (18.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (17.20%) Market Risk
13 16 (17.20%) Basel III
13 16 (17.20%) UNIX
13 16 (17.20%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (17.20%) Data Analysis
14 14 (15.05%) Oracle
14 14 (15.05%) Business Analysis
15 13 (13.98%) Information Security
16 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
16 12 (12.90%) EMIR
17 11 (11.83%) CRD IV
17 11 (11.83%) Confluence

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (30.11%) SAS
2 11 (11.83%) Confluence
2 11 (11.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (20.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.83%) MS Visio
3 10 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (7.53%) MS Project
5 5 (5.38%) SPSS
6 2 (2.15%) MS Office
7 1 (1.08%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.83%) QlikView
3 11 (11.83%) Data Mining
3 11 (11.83%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.23%) Base SAS
6 3 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.08%) Toad
General
1 67 (72.04%) Finance
2 65 (69.89%) Banking
3 26 (27.96%) Investment Banking
4 18 (19.35%) Retail
5 7 (7.53%) Retail Banking
6 6 (6.45%) Financial Institution
7 5 (5.38%) Front Office
7 5 (5.38%) Wholesale Banking
8 3 (3.23%) Legal
9 2 (2.15%) Advertising
9 2 (2.15%) Military
9 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Analyst
2 22 (23.66%) Business Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Consultant
4 14 (15.05%) Project Manager
5 11 (11.83%) Report Analyst
5 11 (11.83%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (11.83%) Developer
5 11 (11.83%) IT Business Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Technical Business Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Management Consultant
7 8 (8.60%) Architect
7 8 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (8.60%) Senior Manager
7 8 (8.60%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Security Officer
9 5 (5.38%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) FpML
2 3 (3.23%) .NET
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.15%) SOAP
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) WebSockets
3 2 (2.15%) WSDL
4 1 (1.08%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (48.39%) Credit Risk
2 36 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (17.20%) Market Risk
4 11 (11.83%) Wiki
5 10 (10.75%) Economics
6 8 (8.60%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (5.38%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.38%) Taxonomies
7 5 (5.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (4.30%) PKI
9 3 (3.23%) Derivative
9 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (3.23%) Open Source
10 2 (2.15%) Reference Data
10 2 (2.15%) APACS
10 2 (2.15%) Statistics
11 1 (1.08%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) UNIX
2 5 (5.38%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (21.51%) Analytics
4 17 (18.28%) ITIL
4 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.20%) Data Analysis
6 14 (15.05%) Business Analysis
7 13 (13.98%) Information Security
8 11 (11.83%) User Stories
9 10 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (10.75%) Data Governance
9 10 (10.75%) Project Management
9 10 (10.75%) Data Management
10 9 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 9 (9.68%) PRINCE2
10 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (8.60%) Matrix Management
11 8 (8.60%) Data Protection
11 8 (8.60%) UML
11 8 (8.60%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.71%) SQL
2 11 (11.83%) Java
3 9 (9.68%) C++
4 6 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.23%) C#
5 3 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.08%) R
7 1 (1.08%) VBA
7 1 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) ISEB
3 6 (6.45%) CISSP
3 6 (6.45%) CISA
3 6 (6.45%) CISM
4 1 (1.08%) CIMA
4 1 (1.08%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.08%) PhD
4 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.08%) SAS Certification
4 1 (1.08%) ACCA
4 1 (1.08%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.51%) Solvency II
2 17 (18.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (17.20%) Basel III
4 12 (12.90%) EMIR
5 11 (11.83%) CRD IV
5 11 (11.83%) QA
6 9 (9.68%) COBIT
7 7 (7.53%) MiFID
7 7 (7.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (7.53%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (4.30%) COREP
8 4 (4.30%) PCI DSS
8 4 (4.30%) HIPAA
9 3 (3.23%) FINREP
10 2 (2.15%) IAS 39
11 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) Business Objects
2 14 (15.05%) Oracle
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) Teradata
5 1 (1.08%) Cognos
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Y
Posted: 5 days ago