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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
London / City of London
Rank 173 227 312
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +85
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 56 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 0.41% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.30% 2.94% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 50 26 10
Median salary £77,500 £55,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,750 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,250 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 - £52,500

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
675 953 1274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.43% 14.00% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 631 795 1084
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing MiFID as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

MiFID Salary Histogram in the City of London

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing MiFID 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 City of London region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 71 (71.72%) Finance
2 39 (39.39%) Business Analysis
3 38 (38.38%) Banking
4 35 (35.35%) SQL
5 34 (34.34%) EMIR
6 23 (23.23%) Fintech
7 22 (22.22%) Asset Management
7 22 (22.22%) Wealth Management
7 22 (22.22%) Project Management
8 20 (20.20%) XML
9 19 (19.19%) Front Office
9 19 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (18.18%) Investment Banking
10 18 (18.18%) Investment Management
11 17 (17.17%) FIX Protocol
11 17 (17.17%) Validation
11 17 (17.17%) Workflow
12 15 (15.15%) Dodd-Frank
12 15 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (15.15%) HTML
12 15 (15.15%) Advertising
12 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (14.14%) Java
13 14 (14.14%) Reference Data
14 13 (13.13%) Degree
14 13 (13.13%) Back Office
15 12 (12.12%) Financial Institution
15 12 (12.12%) Fixed Income
16 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (11.11%) QA

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (8.08%) Apache
2 5 (5.05%) Confluence
3 3 (3.03%) IIS
3 3 (3.03%) Mule
4 2 (2.02%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Temenos Globus
2 3 (3.03%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) SaaS
2 3 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) Kerberos
1 3 (3.03%) LDAP
2 2 (2.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) MySQL
1 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.03%) Big Data
3 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.03%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.01%) DB2
4 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.05%) JIRA
2 3 (3.03%) Subversion
3 2 (2.02%) Ant
3 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) Gradle
3 2 (2.02%) Hudson
3 2 (2.02%) Maven
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 71 (71.72%) Finance
2 38 (38.38%) Banking
3 19 (19.19%) Front Office
4 18 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 15 (15.15%) Advertising
6 13 (13.13%) Back Office
7 12 (12.12%) Financial Institution
8 9 (9.09%) Private Banking
9 5 (5.05%) Retail
10 2 (2.02%) French Language
10 2 (2.02%) German Language
10 2 (2.02%) Legal
11 1 (1.01%) International Banking
11 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (52.53%) Analyst
2 43 (43.43%) Business Analyst
3 16 (16.16%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 16 (16.16%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.09%) Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.08%) FIX Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) FIX Business Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) Product Manager
5 8 (8.08%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Banking Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Finance Business Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Financial Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Financial Business Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) MiFID Project Manager
6 7 (7.07%) Qualitative Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Quantitative Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) XML
2 17 (17.17%) FIX Protocol
3 15 (15.15%) HTML
4 7 (7.07%) HTML5
5 5 (5.05%) DHTML
5 5 (5.05%) SOAP
5 5 (5.05%) Spring
6 4 (4.04%) CSS
7 3 (3.03%) Django
7 3 (3.03%) J2EE
7 3 (3.03%) JMS
7 3 (3.03%) jQuery
7 3 (3.03%) JSP
7 3 (3.03%) LAMP
7 3 (3.03%) Middleware
7 3 (3.03%) REST
7 3 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.03%) Servlets
7 3 (3.03%) Web Services
8 2 (2.02%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) Fintech
2 19 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (14.14%) Reference Data
5 12 (12.12%) Fixed Income
6 8 (8.08%) Derivative
7 7 (7.07%) Credit Risk
7 7 (7.07%) Equities
7 7 (7.07%) Market Risk
8 6 (6.06%) User Experience
9 3 (3.03%) Hedge funds
10 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
10 2 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (2.02%) SWIFT
10 2 (2.02%) Wiki
11 1 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Unix
2 6 (6.06%) Windows
3 5 (5.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.39%) Business Analysis
2 22 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 22 (22.22%) Project Management
2 22 (22.22%) Wealth Management
3 18 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 17 (17.17%) Validation
4 17 (17.17%) Workflow
5 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.10%) Data Reconciliation
7 10 (10.10%) Product Management
7 10 (10.10%) Quality Management
8 9 (9.09%) Requirements Management
8 9 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.08%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.08%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (7.07%) Mathematics
10 7 (7.07%) Physics
10 7 (7.07%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.35%) SQL
2 14 (14.14%) Java
3 9 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.07%) C++
5 6 (6.06%) MATLAB
5 6 (6.06%) R
6 5 (5.05%) Perl
7 3 (3.03%) PHP
7 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.03%) Python
7 3 (3.03%) Ruby
8 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.02%) VB
9 1 (1.01%) ES6
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) PMP
3 2 (2.02%) ISEB
3 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (34.34%) EMIR
2 15 (15.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 11 (11.11%) QA
4 6 (6.06%) PMO
5 3 (3.03%) FATCA
6 2 (2.02%) IFRS
6 2 (2.02%) Solvency II
7 1 (1.01%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (3.03%) MuleSoft
1 3 (3.03%) Solace
1 3 (3.03%) Sybase
2 2 (2.02%) Perforce
3 1 (1.01%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.01%) Murex
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle
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