The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 314 295 319
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 4 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.35% 2.19% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 20
Average salary £93,750 £92,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +37.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £70,750 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,500 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -
MiFID
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1131 1185 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.85% 10.16% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1063 1212
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MiFID across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

MiFID Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MiFID
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MiFID across the City of London region.

MiFID Salary Trend in the City of London

MiFID
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MiFID across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

MiFID Salary Histogram in the City of London

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MiFID also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MiFID.

1 8 (88.89%) EMIR
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Back Office
6 2 (22.22%) Advertising
6 2 (22.22%) MBA
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (22.22%) PMP
6 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
6 2 (22.22%) MS Project
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Fidessa
7 1 (11.11%) ISEB
7 1 (11.11%) UML
7 1 (11.11%) RUP
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Sybase
7 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
7 1 (11.11%) DFSS
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Front Office
7 1 (11.11%) Asset Management

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MiFID also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MiFID. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Fidessa Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Fidessa Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Wiki
2 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) RUP
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) DFSS
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) MBA
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) IIBA
3 1 (11.11%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) EMIR
2 3 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (11.11%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Fidessa
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago