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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 260 354 326
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -28
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 42 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.016% 0.082%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.73% 0.14% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40 1 10
Average salary £70,000 £85,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £85,000 £89,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £104,250
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
1125 1472 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.00% 11.43% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1241 943
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 £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £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 July 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 July 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 48 (82.76%) EMIR
2 33 (56.90%) Banking
3 31 (53.45%) Dodd-Frank
4 26 (44.83%) Project Management
5 24 (41.38%) Finance
5 24 (41.38%) Investment Banking
6 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2
6 17 (29.31%) Business Analysis
7 14 (24.14%) Derivative
8 11 (18.97%) SQL
8 11 (18.97%) PMI Certification
9 10 (17.24%) PMP
9 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (13.79%) Back Office
11 8 (13.79%) Equities
11 8 (13.79%) Financial Institution
11 8 (13.79%) Asset Management
11 8 (13.79%) Investment Management
11 8 (13.79%) SDLC
12 7 (12.07%) JIRA
13 6 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (10.34%) Fixed Income
13 6 (10.34%) ISEB
13 6 (10.34%) MS Project
13 6 (10.34%) Software Delivery
14 5 (8.62%) FATCA
14 5 (8.62%) Analytics
14 5 (8.62%) User Stories

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (6.90%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Project
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) SPSS
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Algo Collateral
2 1 (1.72%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.72%) PolarLake
2 1 (1.72%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (1.72%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.90%) QlikView
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.45%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (56.90%) Banking
2 24 (41.38%) Investment Banking
2 24 (41.38%) Finance
3 8 (13.79%) Financial Institution
3 8 (13.79%) Back Office
4 4 (6.90%) Front Office
5 3 (5.17%) Retail
6 2 (3.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Business Analyst
1 24 (41.38%) Analyst
2 21 (36.21%) Project Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Banking Business Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Developer
4 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
4 3 (5.17%) Business Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (5.17%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) Professional Services Consultant
5 2 (3.45%) Technical Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Consultant
5 2 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Report Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Data Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.72%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) FpML
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Derivative
2 9 (15.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (13.79%) Equities
4 6 (10.34%) Fixed Income
5 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.45%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.45%) SWIFT
6 2 (3.45%) DTCC
6 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.45%) PMI
6 2 (3.45%) ASIC
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) Economics
7 1 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.72%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Project Management
2 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2
2 17 (29.31%) Business Analysis
3 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (13.79%) Asset Management
4 8 (13.79%) Investment Management
4 8 (13.79%) SDLC
5 6 (10.34%) Software Delivery
5 6 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) Wealth Management
6 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) Scrum
6 5 (8.62%) Validation
6 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.62%) Analytics
6 5 (8.62%) User Stories
7 4 (6.90%) Data Architecture
7 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C#
2 3 (5.17%) Ruby
3 2 (3.45%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) PMI Certification
2 10 (17.24%) PMP
3 6 (10.34%) ISEB
4 5 (8.62%) Degree
5 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) IIBA
7 1 (1.72%) CBAP
7 1 (1.72%) CISSP
7 1 (1.72%) CISA
7 1 (1.72%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (82.76%) EMIR
2 31 (53.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (8.62%) FATCA
4 4 (6.90%) AIFMD
4 4 (6.90%) CRD IV
5 3 (5.17%) Basel III
6 2 (3.45%) UCITS
7 1 (1.72%) Basel II
7 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (1.72%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Murex
2 4 (6.90%) SunGard
2 4 (6.90%) Tableau
3 3 (5.17%) Calypso
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 40K - 80k + package and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago