The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 99 98
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.075% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.53% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £42,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +47.05% -37.03%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 88 187 272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.85% 13.97% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 68 133 146
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

Solvency II
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Solvency II
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Solvency II in Edinburgh