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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 242 269
Rank change year-on-year +12 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 4 18 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.076% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.52% 2.15% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 39
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £90,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £32,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +118.75% -46.66%  

Solvency II is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 766 837 1371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.63% 13.31% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 658 776 1156
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Solvency II
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Solvency II as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) SAS
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Power BI
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 3 (33.33%) SAS EBI
5 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Confluence
5 2 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Tableau
5 2 (22.22%) Fund Management
5 2 (22.22%) MiFID
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) EXASOL
5 2 (22.22%) EMIR
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Complex ETL

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 3 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) Power BI
1 3 (33.33%) SAS EBI
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (22.22%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Data Quality Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management Project Manager
4 2 (22.22%) ETL Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Complex ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Fund Management
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (22.22%) EMIR
2 2 (22.22%) MiFID
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) EXASOL
1 2 (22.22%) Informatica
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft