The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solvency 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
Solvency II
Rank 797 856 846
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -10
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 105 82 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.069% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.89% 0.66% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 98 62 32
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,350 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+0.70% -7.40%

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% -

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solvency II within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Solvency II Salary Histogram in the UK

Solvency II
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency 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 +42 101 £65,000 +8.33% 30
London +54 90 £65,000 - 20
City of London +70 43 £67,500 -18.18% 7
South East +5 4 £36,000 -34.54% 1
Reading - 4 £36,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £36,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £60,000 - 2
Scotland - 4 £60,000 - 2
East of England +9 3 £75,000 -
Hertfordshire +5 3 £75,000 -
South West - 2 £50,350 - 4
Hitchin - 2 £75,000 -
Birmingham -16 1 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -20 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £90,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £50,350 -
Yorkshire - 1 £90,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 £90,000 -
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Swindon - 1 £50,350 -

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Solvency 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 Solvency II.

1 170 (80.57%) Finance
2 59 (27.96%) Banking
3 45 (21.33%) Retail
4 40 (18.96%) Investment Banking
5 39 (18.48%) Retail Banking
6 38 (18.01%) PRINCE2
7 35 (16.59%) Business Analysis
8 34 (16.11%) Technical Architecture
8 34 (16.11%) Back Office
9 33 (15.64%) Front Office
9 33 (15.64%) Migration
10 32 (15.17%) Analytics
11 31 (14.69%) Data Architecture
12 30 (14.22%) Project Management
12 30 (14.22%) SQL
13 29 (13.74%) Programme Management
13 29 (13.74%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (13.27%) Data Governance
15 26 (12.32%) Data Management
15 26 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (12.32%) PMP
15 26 (12.32%) PMI Certification
16 23 (10.90%) Oracle
17 20 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (8.53%) Risk Management
20 17 (8.06%) Management Information System
20 17 (8.06%) UML

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Solvency 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 Solvency II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.16%) SAS
2 5 (2.37%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.32%) MS Office
3 6 (2.84%) SPSS
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.27%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.47%) MoSes
3 1 (0.47%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) DHCP
1 3 (1.42%) FTP
1 3 (1.42%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (5.21%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.32%) Data Mining
5 6 (2.84%) Cognos Report Studio
5 6 (2.84%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 5 (2.37%) QlikView
7 4 (1.90%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.90%) Star Schema
8 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.95%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.47%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) ERwin
2 1 (0.47%) Selenium
2 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.47%) Toad
2 1 (0.47%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
General
1 170 (80.57%) Finance
2 59 (27.96%) Banking
3 45 (21.33%) Retail
4 40 (18.96%) Investment Banking
5 39 (18.48%) Retail Banking
6 34 (16.11%) Back Office
7 33 (15.64%) Front Office
8 13 (6.16%) Marketing
9 12 (5.69%) Legal
10 5 (2.37%) Wholesale Banking
11 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.42%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.95%) Publishing
14 1 (0.47%) Advertising
14 1 (0.47%) French Language
14 1 (0.47%) German Language
14 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (45.50%) Analyst
2 69 (32.70%) Business Analyst
3 37 (17.54%) Architect
4 31 (14.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 22 (10.43%) Consultant
6 18 (8.53%) Project Manager
7 15 (7.11%) Banking Business Analyst
8 14 (6.64%) Data Manager
9 12 (5.69%) Data Governance Manager
9 12 (5.69%) Governance Manager
10 11 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.74%) Data Analyst
11 10 (4.74%) Solvency II Business Analyst
12 9 (4.27%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.27%) Data Architect
12 9 (4.27%) Business Manager
13 8 (3.79%) Support Analyst
13 8 (3.79%) Change Manager
13 8 (3.79%) Business Change Manager
14 7 (3.32%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.37%) J2EE
1 5 (2.37%) FpML
2 4 (1.90%) .NET
3 1 (0.47%) WinForms
3 1 (0.47%) WCF
3 1 (0.47%) WPF
3 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.47%) Web Services
3 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.32%) Grid Computing
3 7 (3.32%) Derivative
4 6 (2.84%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.37%) Taxonomies
5 5 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.37%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.90%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.90%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.42%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.95%) CMDB
8 2 (0.95%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.95%) PMI
8 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.95%) Economics
9 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.47%) Statistics
9 1 (0.47%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.32%) UNIX
2 5 (2.37%) Linux
3 4 (1.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.01%) PRINCE2
2 35 (16.59%) Business Analysis
3 34 (16.11%) Technical Architecture
4 33 (15.64%) Migration
5 32 (15.17%) Analytics
6 31 (14.69%) Data Architecture
7 30 (14.22%) Project Management
8 29 (13.74%) Programme Management
8 29 (13.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 28 (13.27%) Data Governance
10 26 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (12.32%) Data Management
11 20 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (8.53%) Risk Management
14 17 (8.06%) UML
14 17 (8.06%) Systems Analysis
15 14 (6.64%) Enterprise Architecture
15 14 (6.64%) Information Management
16 13 (6.16%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.22%) SQL
2 15 (7.11%) C
3 7 (3.32%) T-SQL
4 6 (2.84%) Java
4 6 (2.84%) VBA
5 5 (2.37%) MATLAB
5 5 (2.37%) Perl
6 3 (1.42%) C++
7 2 (0.95%) VB
7 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.95%) C#
8 1 (0.47%) VBScript
8 1 (0.47%) R
8 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (12.32%) PMP
1 26 (12.32%) PMI Certification
2 16 (7.58%) Degree
3 8 (3.79%) ISEB
4 5 (2.37%) CIMA
4 5 (2.37%) ACCA
5 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.95%) CFA
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.47%) CISSP
7 1 (0.47%) CISA
7 1 (0.47%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.47%) CRISC
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.58%) Basel II
1 16 (7.58%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.74%) QA
3 8 (3.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.37%) AIFMD
5 4 (1.90%) UCITS
5 4 (1.90%) CRD IV
5 4 (1.90%) COBIT
6 3 (1.42%) MiFID
6 3 (1.42%) Basel III
6 3 (1.42%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (1.42%) FATCA
6 3 (1.42%) EMIR
7 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.47%) Val IT
8 1 (0.47%) COREP
8 1 (0.47%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.42%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (10.90%) Oracle
2 14 (6.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.16%) Guidewire
4 10 (4.74%) Cognos
5 7 (3.32%) Business Objects
6 6 (2.84%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.42%) VMware
7 3 (1.42%) Tableau
7 3 (1.42%) IBM
7 3 (1.42%) Citrix
8 2 (0.95%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.95%) SAP
8 2 (0.95%) Charles River
8 2 (0.95%) Informatica
8 2 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.95%) HP
9 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.47%) Reuters
9 1 (0.47%) BT
9 1 (0.47%) TOWER Software
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £65,000, plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 +10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago