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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basel II
Rank - - 202
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
746 536 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.27% 10.12% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 530 433 390
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Basel II as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Basel II also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Basel II.

1 5 (100.00%) SAS
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Operations Research
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) French Language
2 3 (60.00%) German Language
2 3 (60.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (60.00%) Russian Language
2 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
2 3 (60.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SPSS
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) PhD
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) French Language
2 3 (60.00%) German Language
2 3 (60.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (60.00%) Russian Language
2 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) Operations Research
1 3 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) PhD
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter