Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 989 1074 1104
Rank change year-on-year +85 +30 -23
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 79 81 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.060% 0.050% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.42% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 68 77 63
England median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% -19.23% +8.33%
10th Percentile £44,525 £37,750 £43,850
90th Percentile £77,500 £88,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -19.23% +8.33%

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 18,647 20,955 19,689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.06% 13.03% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13,630 16,157 15,292
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.06%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £84,067 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 +90 75 £55,000 - 10
South East +25 3 £35,000 -12.50%
East of England - 1 - -
Solvency II
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 64 (81.01%) Finance
2 33 (41.77%) SQL
3 24 (30.38%) Data Protection
4 22 (27.85%) Data Management
5 20 (25.32%) Windows
6 19 (24.05%) Unix
6 19 (24.05%) Data Quality
7 18 (22.78%) Business Transformation
7 18 (22.78%) Analytics
7 18 (22.78%) Dashboard Development
7 18 (22.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 18 (22.78%) CRM
7 18 (22.78%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (22.78%) Degree
7 18 (22.78%) Workflow
7 18 (22.78%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 17 (21.52%) Banking
8 17 (21.52%) IFRS
9 16 (20.25%) Data Governance
10 15 (18.99%) Data Modelling
10 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
11 14 (17.72%) Project Management
11 14 (17.72%) Asset Management
12 13 (16.46%) Data Analysis
12 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (15.19%) Management Information System
13 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (13.92%) SAP
14 11 (13.92%) Dodd-Frank

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 6 (7.59%) SAS
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (3.80%) Eagle PACE
2 3 (3.80%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.80%) SAP FS
3 1 (1.27%) SAP MDG
3 1 (1.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.78%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.53%) Office 365
4 2 (2.53%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) DHCP
1 2 (2.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.59%) Big Data
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.33%) QlikView
6 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.53%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.53%) Power BI
8 1 (1.27%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.27%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Hudson
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 64 (81.01%) Finance
2 17 (21.52%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Legal
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Back Office
5 2 (2.53%) Front Office
5 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.27%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Analyst
2 18 (22.78%) Administrator
2 18 (22.78%) Cloud Administrator
2 18 (22.78%) Data Analyst
2 18 (22.78%) Salesforce Administrator
3 16 (20.25%) SQL Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) SQL Data Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Asset Management Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Financial Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Business Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Excel Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Reinsurance Data Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Tableau Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Report Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Service Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) SQL Reporting Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) XML
2 1 (1.27%) Dask
2 1 (1.27%) NumPy
2 1 (1.27%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.19%) Management Information System
3 10 (12.66%) Reinsurance
4 6 (7.59%) Equities
5 5 (6.33%) Robotics
6 4 (5.06%) Taxonomies
7 3 (3.80%) SWIFT
8 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Windows
2 19 (24.05%) Unix
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.27%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) Data Protection
2 22 (27.85%) Data Management
3 18 (22.78%) Analytics
3 18 (22.78%) Business Transformation
3 18 (22.78%) CRM
3 18 (22.78%) Dashboard Development
3 18 (22.78%) Workflow
4 16 (20.25%) Data Governance
5 15 (18.99%) Data Modelling
6 14 (17.72%) Asset Management
6 14 (17.72%) Project Management
7 13 (16.46%) Data Analysis
8 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (13.92%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
10 10 (12.66%) Mathematics
11 9 (11.39%) Change Management
11 9 (11.39%) Data Analytics
11 9 (11.39%) Investment Management
11 9 (11.39%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.77%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.06%) Python
3 4 (5.06%) VBA
4 3 (3.80%) C#
4 3 (3.80%) R
5 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.27%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) Java
6 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) ACCA
2 3 (3.80%) CIMA
2 3 (3.80%) ISEB
2 3 (3.80%) MBA
2 3 (3.80%) PMP
3 2 (2.53%) CFA
3 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) Data Quality
2 17 (21.52%) IFRS
3 11 (13.92%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (12.66%) GDPR
5 8 (10.13%) MiFID
6 6 (7.59%) EMIR
7 5 (6.33%) FATCA
7 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (5.06%) Basel III
9 3 (3.80%) IFRS 9
10 2 (2.53%) AIFMD
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (13.92%) SAP
3 10 (12.66%) Tableau
4 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.33%) GoldenSource
6 3 (3.80%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.80%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.80%) Google
6 3 (3.80%) Hortonworks
6 3 (3.80%) HP
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco
7 2 (2.53%) Citrix
7 2 (2.53%) Cognos
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
7 2 (2.53%) Veeam
7 2 (2.53%) VMware
7 2 (2.53%) Zerto
8 1 (1.27%) Informatica
8 1 (1.27%) Perforce
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat