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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 220 265 343
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +78
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 37 52 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.50% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.35% 4.10% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 1
Median salary £80,000 £70,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -39.28%
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
692 1268 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.97% 12.11% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 635 1041 1252
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 34 (57.63%) Finance
2 32 (54.24%) EMIR
3 22 (37.29%) Dodd-Frank
4 20 (33.90%) Banking
5 17 (28.81%) Asset Management
6 16 (27.12%) SQL
7 15 (25.42%) Front Office
8 12 (20.34%) Derivative
9 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (18.64%) Degree
9 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
11 9 (15.25%) Fixed Income
11 9 (15.25%) Back Office
11 9 (15.25%) Java
11 9 (15.25%) Waterfall
12 8 (13.56%) Project Management
13 7 (11.86%) Investment Banking
13 7 (11.86%) Analytics
14 6 (10.17%) Data-Flow Analysis
14 6 (10.17%) ION Trading
14 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
14 6 (10.17%) QA
14 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (10.17%) Equities
15 5 (8.47%) Advertising
15 5 (8.47%) C#
15 5 (8.47%) XML
15 5 (8.47%) UML
15 5 (8.47%) Solvency II

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 3 (5.08%) SAS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Project
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) SPSS
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) QlikView
2 3 (5.08%) Spotfire
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) JIRA
General
1 34 (57.63%) Finance
2 20 (33.90%) Banking
3 15 (25.42%) Front Office
4 9 (15.25%) Back Office
5 7 (11.86%) Investment Banking
6 5 (8.47%) Advertising
7 4 (6.78%) Retail
8 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Analyst
2 27 (45.76%) Business Analyst
3 15 (25.42%) Project Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Asset Management Project Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Derivatives Business Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Business IT Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.08%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) XML
2 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (6.78%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (5.08%) WCF
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Derivative
2 9 (15.25%) Fixed Income
3 6 (10.17%) Equities
4 4 (6.78%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (6.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (6.78%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.78%) OTC Derivatives
5 3 (5.08%) Fintech
5 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (3.39%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.39%) Physics
6 2 (3.39%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Asset Management
2 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
4 9 (15.25%) Waterfall
5 8 (13.56%) Project Management
6 7 (11.86%) Analytics
7 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
7 6 (10.17%) Data-Flow Analysis
7 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (8.47%) UML
9 4 (6.78%) MVC
9 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.08%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 3 (5.08%) Data Analytics
10 3 (5.08%) Data Cleansing
11 2 (3.39%) Data Governance
11 2 (3.39%) Prototyping
11 2 (3.39%) SDLC
11 2 (3.39%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) C#
4 2 (3.39%) C
4 2 (3.39%) C++
4 2 (3.39%) R
5 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) CFA
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (54.24%) EMIR
2 22 (37.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (10.17%) QA
4 5 (8.47%) FATCA
4 5 (8.47%) Solvency II
5 3 (5.08%) AIFMD
5 3 (5.08%) CRD IV
6 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.69%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) ION Trading
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Tableau
3 1 (1.69%) Charles River
3 1 (1.69%) Murex
3 1 (1.69%) Sophis
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Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £90000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £500 - £600 per day
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Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + competitive package
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Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
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Salary: £85000 - £115000 per annum + bonus and package
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Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + package
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Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + package
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Salary: Up to £80,000 + bonus + profit share industry leading benefits package
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