Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 698 681 799
Rank change year-on-year -17 +118 +6
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 30 126 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.055% 0.19% 0.083%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.45% 1.48% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 114 57
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £49,000 £52,875 £50,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £90,875 £86,000
England median annual salary £62,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.43% +12.00% +0.40%

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 6,666 8,508 10,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.21% 12.71% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5,184 6,639 7,266
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 November 2019.

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 19 November 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
Central London +3 10 £75,000 +20.00% 2
Solvency II
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (30.00%) Change Management
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Investment Management
5 7 (23.33%) SDLC
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (20.00%) Data Management
6 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.67%) Unix
7 5 (16.67%) Java
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) REST
7 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 5 (16.67%) Release Management
7 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (16.67%) Azure
7 5 (16.67%) AWS
7 5 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Eagle PACE
1 3 (10.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (16.67%) AWS
1 5 (16.67%) Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (13.33%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (13.33%) QlikView
5 1 (3.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Fund Data Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 5 (16.67%) JSON
1 5 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Ajax
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Reinsurance
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Derivative
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (30.00%) Change Management
1 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Investment Management
3 7 (23.33%) SDLC
4 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.00%) Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (16.67%) Microservices
5 5 (16.67%) Release Management
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) COBIT
1 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (10.00%) IFRS
2 3 (10.00%) MiFID
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
3 2 (6.67%) GDPR
3 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.67%) NIST
3 2 (6.67%) Val IT
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (10.00%) GoldenSource
1 3 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau