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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 196 223 319
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +96
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 42 69 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.80% 0.061%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.04% 6.64% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 38 63 7
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £62,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,250 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
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
695 1039 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.55% 12.05% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 614 853 1033
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 26 September 2016.

MiFID Salary Histogram in the City of London

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 37 (59.68%) Finance
2 22 (35.48%) EMIR
3 19 (30.65%) Dodd-Frank
3 19 (30.65%) Degree
4 18 (29.03%) Front Office
5 17 (27.42%) SQL
6 16 (25.81%) Banking
7 14 (22.58%) Asset Management
7 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (19.35%) Investment Banking
8 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
8 12 (19.35%) Project Management
9 10 (16.13%) Java
9 10 (16.13%) Advertising
9 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (16.13%) Derivative
10 8 (12.90%) Fintech
11 7 (11.29%) FATCA
11 7 (11.29%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (11.29%) UML
11 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
11 7 (11.29%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (9.68%) Fixed Income
12 6 (9.68%) Wealth Management
12 6 (9.68%) ION Trading
12 6 (9.68%) Analytics
12 6 (9.68%) Data-Flow Analysis
13 5 (8.06%) Regulatory Compliance
13 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
13 5 (8.06%) Investment Management

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 1 (1.61%) Apache
1 1 (1.61%) Confluence
1 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
1 4 (6.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (59.68%) Finance
2 18 (29.03%) Front Office
3 16 (25.81%) Banking
4 12 (19.35%) Investment Banking
5 10 (16.13%) Advertising
6 5 (8.06%) Back Office
7 2 (3.23%) Retail
8 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.61%) French Language
8 1 (1.61%) German Language
8 1 (1.61%) Legal
8 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Analyst
2 32 (51.61%) Business Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) Project Manager
4 13 (20.97%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 11 (17.74%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Asset Management Project Manager
6 9 (14.52%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Technical Business Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Qualitative Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Quantitative Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Financial Business Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Risk Manager
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (6.45%) XML
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.61%) DHTML
4 1 (1.61%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Derivative
2 8 (12.90%) Fintech
3 7 (11.29%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (9.68%) Fixed Income
5 5 (8.06%) Equities
5 5 (8.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (8.06%) Mathematics
6 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.84%) Credit Risk
7 3 (4.84%) Market Risk
7 3 (4.84%) Physics
8 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.61%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Asset Management
1 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
2 12 (19.35%) Project Management
3 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.29%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
4 7 (11.29%) UML
5 6 (9.68%) Analytics
5 6 (9.68%) Data-Flow Analysis
5 6 (9.68%) Wealth Management
6 5 (8.06%) Investment Management
6 5 (8.06%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (8.06%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (8.06%) Six Sigma
6 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.45%) BPMN
8 3 (4.84%) Data Management
8 3 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) C++
4 2 (3.23%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (35.48%) EMIR
2 19 (30.65%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (11.29%) FATCA
4 4 (6.45%) QA
5 2 (3.23%) AIFMD
6 1 (1.61%) Solvency II
6 1 (1.61%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) ION Trading
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Murex
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Fidessa
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £500.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 4 days ago