Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1074 1097 1070
Rank change year-on-year +23 -27 +67
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 76 100 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.057% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.35% 0.44% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 71 86 202
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.40% +3.75% -7.69%
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +0.81% -0.80% -3.85%

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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21435 22957 26501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.72% 13.00% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16104 18275 21128
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%

Solvency II
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Solvency II as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Solvency II in England

Solvency II
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Solvency II in England

Solvency II
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solvency II in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solvency II in England

Solvency II
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 62 £65,000 -7.14% 3
South East +43 7 £62,500 -24.24%
South West +12 5 £42,500 - 2
North of England -18 2 £33,325 -44.42%
North West -36 2 £33,325 -44.42%
Solvency II
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 52 (68.42%) Finance
2 29 (38.16%) Business Analysis
3 22 (28.95%) SQL
4 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (26.32%) Big Data
6 18 (23.68%) ISEB
7 17 (22.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (22.37%) Hadoop
8 16 (21.05%) Reinsurance
8 16 (21.05%) Informatica
8 16 (21.05%) Cognos
9 15 (19.74%) Use Case
9 15 (19.74%) Data Governance
10 13 (17.11%) Data Quality
10 13 (17.11%) GDPR
11 12 (15.79%) Workflow Analysis
11 12 (15.79%) Cloudera
11 12 (15.79%) Workflow
12 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (13.16%) Project Management
13 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
13 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
14 8 (10.53%) EMIR
14 8 (10.53%) MiFID
14 8 (10.53%) Banking
14 8 (10.53%) RDBMS
14 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.53%) GAAP
15 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
15 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse

Solvency II
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (6.58%) Apache Spark
1 5 (6.58%) SAS
2 4 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Eagle PACE
1 5 (6.58%) LatentZero
1 5 (6.58%) Markit EDM
1 5 (6.58%) Minerva
1 5 (6.58%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) LAN
1 1 (1.32%) SAN
1 1 (1.32%) VoIP
1 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) Big Data
2 17 (22.37%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (6.58%) Power BI
7 5 (6.58%) QlikView
8 4 (5.26%) BigQuery
8 4 (5.26%) PowerCenter
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.32%) HBase
10 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.32%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (68.42%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 7 (9.21%) Front Office
4 4 (5.26%) Advertising
5 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.63%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (64.47%) Analyst
2 25 (32.89%) Data Analyst
3 19 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Business Data Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Data Quality Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Project Manager
4 9 (11.84%) Quality Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Architect
5 8 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.21%) Data Business Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Governance Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Project Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Report Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Risk Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Business Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
1 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.32%) D3.js
1 1 (1.32%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (1.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Reinsurance
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Derivative
4 4 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.95%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.32%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Unix
2 4 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) Business Analysis
2 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.74%) Data Governance
3 15 (19.74%) Use Case
4 12 (15.79%) Workflow
4 12 (15.79%) Workflow Analysis
5 10 (13.16%) Project Management
5 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.21%) Data Management
6 7 (9.21%) Investment Management
7 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.89%) ITIL
7 6 (7.89%) SDLC
7 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.58%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.26%) Analytics
9 4 (5.26%) Complex ETL
9 4 (5.26%) Data Analytics
9 4 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) C
2 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.63%) Python
3 2 (2.63%) R
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) ISEB
2 7 (9.21%) Degree
3 5 (6.58%) CFA
4 4 (5.26%) Master's Degree
4 4 (5.26%) PMP
5 2 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 13 (17.11%) Data Quality
2 13 (17.11%) GDPR
3 8 (10.53%) EMIR
3 8 (10.53%) GAAP
3 8 (10.53%) MiFID
4 7 (9.21%) AIFMD
5 5 (6.58%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (6.58%) IFRS
5 5 (6.58%) UCITS
6 4 (5.26%) QA
7 3 (3.95%) FATCA
7 3 (3.95%) IFRS 9
7 3 (3.95%) PMO
8 2 (2.63%) SLA
9 1 (1.32%) COBIT
9 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Cognos
1 16 (21.05%) Informatica
2 12 (15.79%) Cloudera
3 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.21%) Tableau
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle
6 5 (6.58%) Charles River
6 5 (6.58%) Fidessa
6 5 (6.58%) GoldenSource
6 5 (6.58%) Google
7 4 (5.26%) DataFlux
8 2 (2.63%) EXASOL
9 1 (1.32%) Apple
9 1 (1.32%) IBM