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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel II
Rank 825 850 822
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 48 69 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.058% 0.058%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.55% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 43
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £35,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%

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
11291 12470 10933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.69% 10.55% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8904 9769 8865
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 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 29 May 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 46 £70,000 +7.69% 6
London +53 34 £70,000 - 3
South West - 11 £35,500 - 1
Gloucester - 6 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £37,500 -
Bristol - 2 £33,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £65,000 -
County Londonderry - 1 £75,000 -
Scotland - 1 £65,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £75,000 -

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 69 (76.67%) Finance
2 64 (71.11%) Banking
3 45 (50.00%) Credit Risk
4 38 (42.22%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (42.22%) SQL
5 33 (36.67%) Business Objects
6 30 (33.33%) SAS
6 30 (33.33%) Investment Banking
7 22 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (23.33%) Data Analysis
8 21 (23.33%) MS Excel
8 21 (23.33%) Basel III
9 20 (22.22%) Solvency II
9 20 (22.22%) Market Risk
9 20 (22.22%) Analytics
10 19 (21.11%) SDLC
10 19 (21.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (20.00%) ITIL
12 17 (18.89%) Retail
12 17 (18.89%) QA
13 16 (17.78%) Wiki
13 16 (17.78%) QlikView
13 16 (17.78%) Confluence
13 16 (17.78%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (17.78%) CRD IV
13 16 (17.78%) User Stories
13 16 (17.78%) SharePoint
13 16 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (17.78%) MS Visio

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (33.33%) SAS
2 16 (17.78%) Confluence
2 16 (17.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.78%) MS Visio
3 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (7.78%) MS Project
5 5 (5.56%) SPSS
6 1 (1.11%) EViews
6 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) QlikView
1 16 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (17.78%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (12.22%) Data Mining
3 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.56%) Base SAS
5 5 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.11%) Toad
General
1 69 (76.67%) Finance
2 64 (71.11%) Banking
3 30 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 17 (18.89%) Retail
5 7 (7.78%) Retail Banking
6 5 (5.56%) Wholesale Banking
7 4 (4.44%) Front Office
7 4 (4.44%) Military
8 3 (3.33%) Legal
9 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
9 2 (2.22%) Advertising
9 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (41.11%) Analyst
2 27 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) IT Business Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) Report Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Project Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Consultant
5 9 (10.00%) Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.78%) Architect
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Management Consultant
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
8 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) FpML
2 3 (3.33%) .NET
3 2 (2.22%) WSDL
3 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.22%) SOAP
3 2 (2.22%) Web Services
3 2 (2.22%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.11%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 38 (42.22%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (22.22%) Market Risk
4 16 (17.78%) Wiki
5 8 (8.89%) Economics
5 8 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.56%) Taxonomies
8 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (3.33%) Statistics
9 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.22%) APACS
10 2 (2.22%) Reference Data
10 2 (2.22%) Derivative
11 1 (1.11%) Physics
11 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.11%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.11%) Neural Network
11 1 (1.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) UNIX
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) Data Analysis
3 20 (22.22%) Analytics
4 19 (21.11%) SDLC
4 19 (21.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (20.00%) ITIL
6 16 (17.78%) User Stories
7 14 (15.56%) Business Analysis
8 13 (14.44%) Information Security
9 9 (10.00%) Data Governance
9 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 9 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 9 (10.00%) Information Management
9 9 (10.00%) Data Management
10 8 (8.89%) UML
10 8 (8.89%) Data Protection
10 8 (8.89%) Matrix Management
11 7 (7.78%) Stress Testing
11 7 (7.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.22%) SQL
2 7 (7.78%) C++
3 6 (6.67%) Java
3 6 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.33%) C#
4 3 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.11%) R
6 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) ISEB
3 7 (7.78%) CISA
3 7 (7.78%) CISM
3 7 (7.78%) CISSP
4 2 (2.22%) PhD
5 1 (1.11%) APMP
5 1 (1.11%) CIMA
5 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.11%) SAS Certification
5 1 (1.11%) ACCA
5 1 (1.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.33%) Basel III
2 20 (22.22%) Solvency II
3 17 (18.89%) QA
4 16 (17.78%) CRD IV
4 16 (17.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (11.11%) COBIT
5 10 (11.11%) EMIR
6 9 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (8.89%) MiFID
7 8 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (4.44%) COREP
9 2 (2.22%) IAS 39
9 2 (2.22%) HIPAA
10 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
10 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
10 1 (1.11%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 16 (17.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (36.67%) Business Objects
2 14 (15.56%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.22%) Teradata
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) Cognos
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