Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solvency II
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 189 226
Rank change year-on-year -36 +37 +14
Permanent jobs citing Solvency II 2 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.036% 0.043% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.39% 0.46% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 15
Scotland median annual salary £81,000 £49,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.47% -1.50% -23.08%
10th Percentile £76,500 £44,475 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,500 £55,425 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year -6.12% +6.52% -11.54%

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 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 514 439 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.30% 9.54% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 326 280 484
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.97% +1.42% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,875 £25,900 £27,150
90th Percentile £68,750 £59,100 £59,275
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Solvency II
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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

Solvency 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 Solvency II within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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 -18 2 £81,000 +64.47%
Solvency II
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working

Solvency 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management