Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Solvency II skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solvency II over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 318 333
Rank change year-on-year +10 +15 +27
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 37 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.14% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.96% 1.10% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 2
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £79,200 £79,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Solvency II is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,250 1,362 1,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.72% 13.13% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,083 1,186 1,335
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Solvency II
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Solvency II as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Solvency II in the City of London

Solvency II
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Solvency II in the City of London

Solvency II
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solvency II in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Solvency II in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Solvency II also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 18 (48.65%) GDPR
3 15 (40.54%) Change Management
4 13 (35.14%) Advertising
4 13 (35.14%) Regulatory Compliance
5 11 (29.73%) Data Quality
6 10 (27.03%) Project Management
6 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (27.03%) Data Governance
7 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
7 9 (24.32%) Validation
7 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (21.62%) Data Management
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (18.92%) Data Validation
9 7 (18.92%) Legal
9 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
9 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
9 7 (18.92%) PMP
9 7 (18.92%) PMI Certification
10 6 (16.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (16.22%) Coaching
10 6 (16.22%) Performance Management
11 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
11 5 (13.51%) Degree
11 5 (13.51%) Migration

Solvency II
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) SAN
1 2 (5.41%) VoIP
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.70%) Power BI
2 1 (2.70%) QlikView
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Advertising
3 7 (18.92%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Business Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Data Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Data Governance Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Data Governance Manager
4 7 (18.92%) Governance Manager
4 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Governance Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Infrastructure
8 1 (2.70%) Finance Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) IT Relationships Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Change Management
2 13 (35.14%) Regulatory Compliance
3 10 (27.03%) Data Governance
3 10 (27.03%) Project Management
3 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
4 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
4 9 (24.32%) Validation
5 8 (21.62%) Data Management
6 7 (18.92%) Data Validation
6 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.22%) Coaching
7 6 (16.22%) Performance Management
7 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
8 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
8 5 (13.51%) Migration
9 4 (10.81%) Analytics
10 3 (8.11%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) C++
1 3 (8.11%) Python
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) C
2 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) PMI Certification
1 7 (18.92%) PMP
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (48.65%) GDPR
2 11 (29.73%) Data Quality
3 6 (16.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.41%) COBIT
4 2 (5.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (5.41%) FATCA
4 2 (5.41%) IFRS
5 1 (2.70%) IFRS 9
5 1 (2.70%) MiFID
5 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) Perforce