The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Basel II
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 936 914
Rank change year-on-year +87 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 12 26 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.025% 0.051%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 43
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,550 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +37.14% -2.77%  

Basel 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 with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10337 13551 14145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.97% 13.05% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8099 10752 10984
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Basel II
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Basel II as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Basel II in the UK

Basel II
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Basel II in the UK

Basel II
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Basel II within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 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
England +87 12 £60,000 -15.78% 1
London +51 9 £61,250 -15.51%
City of London - 7 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire +19 3 £60,000 +60.00%
South West +16 3 £60,000 +60.00%
Gloucester - 3 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 with a requirement for Basel II.

1 31 (96.88%) SQL
1 31 (96.88%) Finance
2 26 (81.25%) Stress Testing
3 24 (75.00%) Banking
4 21 (65.63%) Business Analysis
4 21 (65.63%) Credit Risk
4 21 (65.63%) Basel III
4 21 (65.63%) Analytics
4 21 (65.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (40.63%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (21.88%) SAS
6 7 (21.88%) IFRS
6 7 (21.88%) IFRS 9
7 6 (18.75%) Benchmarking
7 6 (18.75%) Advertising
7 6 (18.75%) Quantitative Analysis
7 6 (18.75%) Strategic Management
8 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle
9 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
10 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (9.38%) MSMQ
10 3 (9.38%) Windows
10 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
10 3 (9.38%) .NET
10 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
10 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio

Basel II
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (21.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (96.88%) Finance
2 24 (75.00%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Advertising
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Analyst
2 24 (75.00%) Risk Analyst
3 19 (59.38%) Banking Analyst
4 18 (56.25%) Risk Support Analyst
5 15 (46.88%) Credit Analyst
5 15 (46.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 12 (37.50%) Business Analyst
6 12 (37.50%) Risk Business Analyst
7 11 (34.38%) Banking Business Analyst
8 9 (28.13%) Business Support Analyst
8 9 (28.13%) Financial Analyst
9 8 (25.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
9 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
10 6 (18.75%) Applications Support
10 6 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (18.75%) Risk Manager
11 4 (12.50%) Qualitative Analyst
11 4 (12.50%) Quantitative Analyst
11 4 (12.50%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
11 4 (12.50%) Quantitative Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.38%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) Credit Risk
2 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Stress Testing
2 21 (65.63%) Analytics
2 21 (65.63%) Business Analysis
2 21 (65.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (40.63%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Benchmarking
4 6 (18.75%) Quantitative Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Strategic Management
5 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.25%) Capital Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) OO
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.13%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Scorecard
8 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
2 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (65.63%) Basel III
2 7 (21.88%) IFRS
2 7 (21.88%) IFRS 9
3 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (3.13%) IAS 39
4 1 (3.13%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos
2 1 (3.13%) Reuters
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