The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 230 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 -  
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.12% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.46% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £45,000 £57,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% -  
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 the North West with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 658 684 800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.74% 11.90% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 498 556 641
Median salary £37,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.40% +5.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Solvency II
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Solvency II in the North West

Solvency II
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solvency II in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solvency II in the North West

Solvency II
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +2 3 £45,000 -21.05%
Solvency II
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (73.68%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (73.68%) Risk Management
2 14 (73.68%) Project Governance
3 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 8 (42.11%) People Management
4 8 (42.11%) Legal
4 8 (42.11%) Project Planning
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) IFRS
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (21.05%) PMO
7 3 (15.79%) Coaching
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
9 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Data Governance
9 1 (5.26%) Data Flow Diagram
9 1 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
9 1 (5.26%) Data Management
9 1 (5.26%) IMAP
9 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
9 1 (5.26%) Validation
9 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
9 1 (5.26%) MS Project

Solvency II
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) IMAP
General
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) PMO Planner
2 4 (21.05%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Quality Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Quality Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Project Governance
1 14 (73.68%) Risk Management
1 14 (73.68%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 8 (42.11%) People Management
3 8 (42.11%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Flow Diagram
6 1 (5.26%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) IFRS
2 4 (21.05%) PMO
3 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft