The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 160 155
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.035% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.27% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £42,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +64.70% -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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 230 375 438
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 9.66% 13.05% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 129 216 272
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

Solvency II
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Solvency II
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Solvency II in Scotland
Scotland
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