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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 231 - 301
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 72 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% - 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.65% - 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 67 0 23
Average salary £70,000 - £92,500
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £73,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 - £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -
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
1083 1193 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.19% 10.17% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 877 998 1050
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

MiFID Salary Histogram in the City of London

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 72 (71.29%) EMIR
2 71 (70.30%) Banking
3 56 (55.45%) Project Management
4 53 (52.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 50 (49.50%) Finance
6 49 (48.51%) Investment Banking
7 34 (33.66%) Business Analysis
8 27 (26.73%) Derivative
8 27 (26.73%) SQL
9 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
11 24 (23.76%) Back Office
12 23 (22.77%) Financial Institution
12 23 (22.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (22.77%) PRINCE2
13 22 (21.78%) Data Analysis
13 22 (21.78%) SDLC
14 21 (20.79%) MS Project
15 19 (18.81%) Scrum
15 19 (18.81%) Waterfall
15 19 (18.81%) User Stories
16 16 (15.84%) Front Office
17 15 (14.85%) Migration
17 15 (14.85%) Market Risk
17 15 (14.85%) Change Control
18 14 (13.86%) Data Migration
18 14 (13.86%) Reference Data
18 14 (13.86%) Requirements Analysis
19 13 (12.87%) .NET
20 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.95%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (20.79%) MS Project
2 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) SPSS
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) QlikView
2 3 (2.97%) Spotfire
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) JIRA
General
1 71 (70.30%) Banking
2 50 (49.50%) Finance
3 49 (48.51%) Investment Banking
4 24 (23.76%) Back Office
5 23 (22.77%) Financial Institution
6 16 (15.84%) Front Office
7 7 (6.93%) Retail
8 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.98%) Legal
9 1 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (40.59%) Analyst
2 40 (39.60%) Project Manager
3 36 (35.64%) Business Analyst
4 15 (14.85%) Banking Business Analyst
5 11 (10.89%) Solutions Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Business Manager
9 3 (2.97%) MiFID Business Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Business Project Manager
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Developer
10 2 (1.98%) Technical Manager
10 2 (1.98%) Technical Project Manager
10 2 (1.98%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (1.98%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (1.98%) C# Developer
10 2 (1.98%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) .NET
2 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.97%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.99%) HTML
4 1 (0.99%) XML
4 1 (0.99%) FpML
4 1 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.73%) Derivative
2 23 (22.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (14.85%) Market Risk
4 14 (13.86%) Reference Data
5 10 (9.90%) Equities
6 9 (8.91%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.98%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.98%) DTCC
8 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.98%) PMI
8 2 (1.98%) ASIC
9 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.99%) Economics
9 1 (0.99%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.99%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.99%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (55.45%) Project Management
2 34 (33.66%) Business Analysis
3 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (22.77%) PRINCE2
5 22 (21.78%) Data Analysis
5 22 (21.78%) SDLC
6 19 (18.81%) User Stories
6 19 (18.81%) Waterfall
6 19 (18.81%) Scrum
7 15 (14.85%) Migration
7 15 (14.85%) Change Control
8 14 (13.86%) Data Migration
8 14 (13.86%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (10.89%) UML
10 11 (10.89%) Use Case
11 10 (9.90%) Software Delivery
12 8 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (7.92%) Wealth Management
13 6 (5.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.73%) SQL
2 3 (2.97%) C
3 2 (1.98%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) Java
3 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.98%) Ruby
4 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) PMI Certification
2 10 (9.90%) PMP
3 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (5.94%) ISEB
4 4 (3.96%) Degree
5 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) IIBA
7 1 (0.99%) CBAP
7 1 (0.99%) CISSP
7 1 (0.99%) CISA
7 1 (0.99%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (71.29%) EMIR
2 53 (52.48%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (6.93%) FATCA
4 5 (4.95%) CRD IV
4 5 (4.95%) Basel III
5 4 (3.96%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.99%) UCITS
6 1 (0.99%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.99%) Basel II
6 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.99%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 11 (10.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.89%) HP
3 6 (5.94%) Murex
4 5 (4.95%) Calypso
4 5 (4.95%) SunGard
4 5 (4.95%) Tableau
5 3 (2.97%) Bloomberg
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Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65 - 95k + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50-90k
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to 90K + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 40K - 80k + package and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits +Bonus
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