Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Basel II skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Basel II over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Basel II
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 206 236
Rank change year-on-year -27 +30 +16
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 1 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.018% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 1.60% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Scotland median annual salary - - £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -20.00% +15.38%

Basel 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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 487 562 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 8.60% 10.86% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 314 345 530
Scotland median annual salary £42,250 £42,183 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.16% +5.46% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%

Basel II
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Basel II as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Basel II in Scotland

Basel II
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Basel II in Scotland

Basel II
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Basel II within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Basel II
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Basel 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Basel II.

1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS 9
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard

Basel II
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Modeller
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Modeller
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS 9