Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 345 351
Rank change year-on-year +40 +6 +87
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 17 5 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.043% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.21% 0.34% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 58
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -4.35% -23.33%
10th Percentile £53,750 £44,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £77,800 £77,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% -4.35% -20.69%

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 1405 1491 2217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.69% 12.83% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1324 1839
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £88,500 £82,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solvency II in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Solvency 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 City of London region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Informatica
3 10 (58.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Business Analysis
4 9 (52.94%) Workflow
4 9 (52.94%) Use Case
4 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
4 9 (52.94%) Big Data
4 9 (52.94%) Cloudera
4 9 (52.94%) ISEB
4 9 (52.94%) Cognos
4 9 (52.94%) Workflow Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Reinsurance
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Process Management
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) ITSM
7 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Big Data
1 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (11.76%) PowerCenter
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Data Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Business Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) ETL Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Head of Technology
6 1 (5.88%) Head of Technology Services
6 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Reinsurance
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Business Analysis
2 9 (52.94%) Use Case
2 9 (52.94%) Workflow
2 9 (52.94%) Workflow Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) ITSM
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
4 3 (17.65%) Process Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Fund Management
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Informatica
2 9 (52.94%) Cloudera
2 9 (52.94%) Cognos
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) EXASOL
4 2 (11.76%) Tableau