Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Solvency II
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 769 801 719
Rank change year-on-year +32 -82 +99
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 63 56 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.083% 0.074% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.61% 0.56% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 58 53 182
London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £50,500 £46,250 £47,025
90th Percentile £91,250 £81,250 £100,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.40% +3.75% -7.69%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 10338 9941 11326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.68% 13.14% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7458 8213 9193
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Solvency II
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Solvency II in London

Solvency II
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Solvency II in London

Solvency II
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solvency II in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solvency II in London

Solvency II
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the London region over the 6 months to 21 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
Central London +24 17 £62,500 +13.64% 3
Solvency II
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 44 (69.84%) Finance
2 29 (46.03%) Business Analysis
3 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.33%) Big Data
4 18 (28.57%) SQL
4 18 (28.57%) ISEB
5 17 (26.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (26.98%) Hadoop
6 16 (25.40%) Reinsurance
6 16 (25.40%) Informatica
7 15 (23.81%) Use Case
8 12 (19.05%) Workflow
8 12 (19.05%) Cognos
8 12 (19.05%) Workflow Analysis
8 12 (19.05%) Cloudera
9 10 (15.87%) Project Management
10 9 (14.29%) Banking
10 9 (14.29%) Data Governance
10 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 9 (14.29%) GDPR
11 8 (12.70%) EMIR
11 8 (12.70%) Degree
11 8 (12.70%) MiFID
11 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.70%) GAAP
11 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
11 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 7 (11.11%) Front Office

Solvency II
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (7.94%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.35%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) Confluence
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Eagle PACE
1 5 (7.94%) LatentZero
1 5 (7.94%) Markit EDM
1 5 (7.94%) Minerva
1 5 (7.94%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) SAN
1 1 (1.59%) VoIP
1 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) Big Data
2 17 (26.98%) Hadoop
3 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
4 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.35%) BigQuery
5 4 (6.35%) PowerCenter
6 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.59%) HBase
7 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.59%) Power BI
7 1 (1.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (69.84%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Front Office
4 4 (6.35%) Advertising
4 4 (6.35%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.17%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Analyst
2 19 (30.16%) Business Analyst
2 19 (30.16%) Data Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Architect
4 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.70%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Data Quality Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Governance Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Project Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Quality Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Data Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Business Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
1 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.59%) D3.js
1 1 (1.59%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (1.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Reinsurance
2 5 (7.94%) Derivative
3 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.76%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Unix
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) Business Analysis
2 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.81%) Use Case
4 12 (19.05%) Workflow
4 12 (19.05%) Workflow Analysis
5 10 (15.87%) Project Management
6 9 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.11%) Data Management
8 7 (11.11%) Investment Management
9 6 (9.52%) ITIL
9 6 (9.52%) SDLC
9 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.94%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 4 (6.35%) Complex ETL
11 4 (6.35%) Data Integration
11 4 (6.35%) ETL
11 4 (6.35%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
11 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) C
2 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
2 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.17%) Python
3 2 (3.17%) R
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) ISEB
2 8 (12.70%) Degree
3 5 (7.94%) CFA
4 4 (6.35%) Master's Degree
4 4 (6.35%) PMP
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (14.29%) GDPR
3 8 (12.70%) EMIR
3 8 (12.70%) GAAP
3 8 (12.70%) MiFID
4 7 (11.11%) AIFMD
5 6 (9.52%) Data Quality
5 6 (9.52%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (9.52%) IFRS
6 5 (7.94%) UCITS
7 4 (6.35%) FATCA
7 4 (6.35%) IFRS 9
8 2 (3.17%) SLA
9 1 (1.59%) COBIT
9 1 (1.59%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Informatica
2 12 (19.05%) Cloudera
2 12 (19.05%) Cognos
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.52%) Oracle
5 5 (7.94%) Charles River
5 5 (7.94%) Fidessa
5 5 (7.94%) GoldenSource
5 5 (7.94%) Google
6 3 (4.76%) Tableau
7 2 (3.17%) EXASOL
8 1 (1.59%) Apple
8 1 (1.59%) IBM