Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 320 344
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24 +39
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 24 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.70% 0.84% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 21
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +38.89% -30.77%
10th Percentile £52,500 £49,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £75,000 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +38.89% -30.77%

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 1,413 1,437 1,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.79% 14.14% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,237 1,248 1,431
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,675 £32,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Solvency II in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 12 (50.00%) GDPR
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Change Management
3 10 (41.67%) Data Quality
4 9 (37.50%) Data Governance
5 8 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
5 8 (33.33%) Advertising
6 7 (29.17%) Project Management
6 7 (29.17%) Validation
6 7 (29.17%) Data Validation
7 6 (25.00%) Coaching
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (25.00%) Data Management
7 6 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (20.83%) PMP
8 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
9 4 (16.67%) Legal
10 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
10 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
10 3 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
10 3 (12.50%) Decision-Making

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 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Advertising
3 4 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.17%) Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Data Governance Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Data Governance Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Data Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Governance Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Governance Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Management Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Relationships Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Change Management
2 9 (37.50%) Data Governance
3 8 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 7 (29.17%) Data Validation
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Validation
5 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (25.00%) Coaching
5 6 (25.00%) Data Management
5 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (12.50%) Decision-Making
8 3 (12.50%) Line Management
8 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 3 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
9 2 (8.33%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
1 5 (20.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) GDPR
2 10 (41.67%) Data Quality
3 6 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (8.33%) COBIT
5 1 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (4.17%) FATCA
5 1 (4.17%) IFRS
5 1 (4.17%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft