The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solvency II
UK
Rank 816 825 867
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +42
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 29 122 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.12% 0.072%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.31% 1.00% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28 109 67
Median salary £65,000 £57,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £81,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%

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
9421 12179 11797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.22% 12.16% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7506 9656 9248
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Solvency II as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Solvency II
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solvency II within the UK.

Solvency II Salary Trend in the UK

Solvency II
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solvency II over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Solvency II Salary Histogram in the UK

Solvency II
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 29 £65,000 +13.04% 10
London -21 17 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Cheshire +4 11 £62,480 +15.53% 5
Wilmslow -19 11 £62,480 +15.53% 4
North West -28 11 £62,480 +15.53% 5
West Yorkshire +31 1 £106,538 +69.10%
Yorkshire +27 1 £106,538 +69.10%
Leeds +24 1 £106,538 +69.10%

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Solvency II also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 61 (62.89%) Finance
2 34 (35.05%) Risk Management
3 24 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (21.65%) Oracle
4 21 (21.65%) Project Governance
5 20 (20.62%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 19 (19.59%) Legal
7 18 (18.56%) People Management
8 16 (16.49%) Target Operating Model
8 16 (16.49%) Retail
8 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (15.46%) Project Planning
10 13 (13.40%) MiFID
10 13 (13.40%) Business Analysis
10 13 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.34%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (11.34%) SQL
13 10 (10.31%) Management Information System
13 10 (10.31%) Analytics
13 10 (10.31%) Waterfall
14 9 (9.28%) Data Integration
14 9 (9.28%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (9.28%) AIFMD
14 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (9.28%) Project Management
14 9 (9.28%) Resource Management
14 9 (9.28%) Banking
15 8 (8.25%) PMI Certification

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.12%) Confluence
2 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.03%) Towers Watson Igloo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (5.15%) PowerCenter
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.06%) MS Access
6 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.03%) Big Data
7 1 (1.03%) Power BI
7 1 (1.03%) QlikView
7 1 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.12%) JIRA
3 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 61 (62.89%) Finance
2 19 (19.59%) Legal
3 16 (16.49%) Retail
4 9 (9.28%) Banking
5 7 (7.22%) Back Office
5 7 (7.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (40.21%) Project Manager
2 21 (21.65%) Analyst
3 16 (16.49%) Business Change Manager
3 16 (16.49%) Business Change Project Manager
4 12 (12.37%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.22%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Solvency II Business Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Data Integration Specialist
8 3 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Informatica Specialist
8 3 (3.09%) Integration Specialist
8 3 (3.09%) PMO Planner
8 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Report Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (3.09%) .NET
3 2 (2.06%) XBRL
3 2 (2.06%) XML
3 2 (2.06%) XSD
4 1 (1.03%) MDX
4 1 (1.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.28%) Data Integration
3 6 (6.19%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.12%) Derivative
5 3 (3.09%) Fintech
5 3 (3.09%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.06%) PMI
7 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.03%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Unix
2 4 (4.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) Risk Management
2 24 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (21.65%) Project Governance
4 20 (20.62%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 18 (18.56%) People Management
6 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (16.49%) Target Operating Model
7 15 (15.46%) Project Planning
8 13 (13.40%) Business Analysis
8 13 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (11.34%) GAP Analysis
10 10 (10.31%) Analytics
10 10 (10.31%) Waterfall
11 9 (9.28%) Project Management
11 9 (9.28%) Resource Management
12 8 (8.25%) Coaching
12 8 (8.25%) SDLC
13 7 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.34%) SQL
2 7 (7.22%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.09%) C#
5 2 (2.06%) C
5 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) PMI Certification
2 7 (7.22%) Degree
3 6 (6.19%) PMP
4 4 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.06%) CFA
6 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.03%) CGEIT
7 1 (1.03%) CISA
7 1 (1.03%) CISSP
7 1 (1.03%) CRISC
7 1 (1.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) MiFID
2 9 (9.28%) AIFMD
3 8 (8.25%) EMIR
4 7 (7.22%) UCITS
5 5 (5.15%) SLA
6 3 (3.09%) Data Quality
6 3 (3.09%) FATCA
6 3 (3.09%) P3O
7 2 (2.06%) CRD IV
8 1 (1.03%) Basel II
8 1 (1.03%) Basel III
8 1 (1.03%) COBIT
8 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (1.03%) ISO20022
8 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (1.03%) Val IT
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Control-M
1 4 (4.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) Oracle
2 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.15%) Informatica
3 5 (5.15%) Tableau
4 4 (4.12%) EXASOL
4 4 (4.12%) HP
5 1 (1.03%) QAD
5 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.03%) SAP
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