The table below looks at the statistics for Basel II skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel II
Rank - - 202
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
Basel II
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
466 454 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.32% 8.34% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 394 376 386
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Basel II across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Basel II Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Basel II
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Basel II across the West Midlands region.

Basel II Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (83.33%) Cognos
1 10 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 10 (83.33%) ETL
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Cognos TM1
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (83.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Solvency II
2 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) APACS
4 2 (16.67%) Misys
4 2 (16.67%) Temenos
4 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (16.67%) Chordiant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) MODAF
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Misys Equation
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) COBIT
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Business Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Cognos TM1
1 10 (83.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Temenos T24
2 2 (16.67%) Finacle
2 2 (16.67%) Misys Equation
2 2 (16.67%) FLEXCUBE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Consultant
2 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 10 (83.33%) Cognos Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Management Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Management Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) APACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 10 (83.33%) ETL
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) MODAF
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) Solvency II
2 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (16.67%) IAS 39
2 2 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cognos
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Misys
3 2 (16.67%) Temenos
3 2 (16.67%) Chordiant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) SAP