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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 265 341 303
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -38
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 28 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.087% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.58% 0.74% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 12
Average salary £60,000 £76,250 £110,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.31% -30.68%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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
1084 1481 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.90% 11.67% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1250 939
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 30 (75.00%) EMIR
2 19 (47.50%) Project Management
2 19 (47.50%) Finance
3 18 (45.00%) Banking
4 17 (42.50%) Dodd-Frank
5 14 (35.00%) Business Analysis
6 13 (32.50%) Investment Banking
7 12 (30.00%) Derivative
8 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 10 (25.00%) SQL
9 9 (22.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (22.50%) Asset Management
9 9 (22.50%) Investment Management
10 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (20.00%) Equities
11 7 (17.50%) Back Office
11 7 (17.50%) Financial Institution
11 7 (17.50%) JIRA
12 6 (15.00%) Fixed Income
13 5 (12.50%) Scrum
13 5 (12.50%) PMP
13 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
13 5 (12.50%) ISEB
13 5 (12.50%) Degree
13 5 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
13 5 (12.50%) FATCA
13 5 (12.50%) AIFMD
13 5 (12.50%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) SPSS
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Algo Collateral
2 1 (2.50%) PolarLake
2 1 (2.50%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (2.50%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.50%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) QlikView
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 18 (45.00%) Banking
3 13 (32.50%) Investment Banking
4 7 (17.50%) Back Office
4 7 (17.50%) Financial Institution
5 3 (7.50%) Front Office
6 2 (5.00%) Retail
6 2 (5.00%) Legal
7 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Business Analyst
1 17 (42.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Professional Services Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Report Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) FpML
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Derivative
2 9 (22.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (20.00%) Equities
4 6 (15.00%) Fixed Income
5 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.00%) SWIFT
6 2 (5.00%) ASIC
7 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.50%) PMI
7 1 (2.50%) Economics
7 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.50%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Project Management
2 14 (35.00%) Business Analysis
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (22.50%) Asset Management
4 9 (22.50%) Investment Management
5 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) Scrum
6 5 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 5 (12.50%) Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) User Stories
7 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
7 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C#
2 3 (7.50%) Ruby
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) PMP
1 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 5 (12.50%) ISEB
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CISA
4 1 (2.50%) CISM
4 1 (2.50%) CISSP
4 1 (2.50%) IIBA
4 1 (2.50%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (75.00%) EMIR
2 17 (42.50%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (12.50%) FATCA
3 5 (12.50%) AIFMD
4 4 (10.00%) CRD IV
5 3 (7.50%) UCITS
6 2 (5.00%) Basel III
7 1 (2.50%) Basel II
7 1 (2.50%) COBIT
7 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Tableau
2 3 (7.50%) Murex
2 3 (7.50%) SunGard
3 2 (5.00%) Calypso
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
City, London
DBFS Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60 - £70 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago