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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel II
Rank 220 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.15% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 1.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.57%
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
572 466 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.91% 8.54% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 451 373 445
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Basel II within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -23 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Basel II
England

Basel II
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring