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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank - 308 306
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 0 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.62% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 23
Average salary - £92,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.03%
UK excluding London average salary - - £52,500
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
1231 1174 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.33% 9.69% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1048 1212
Average salary £52,500 £57,125 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.09% +0.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £82,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) EMIR
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) AIFMD
5 2 (16.67%) CRD IV
5 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) SAS
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (16.67%) Advertising
5 2 (16.67%) MBA
5 2 (16.67%) PMP
5 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (16.67%) SPSS
6 1 (8.33%) TIBCO

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) SPSS
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (8.33%) TIBCO iProcess
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Fidessa Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Fidessa Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) RUP
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) BPR
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) DFSS
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PMP
2 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MBA
3 1 (8.33%) IIBA
3 1 (8.33%) CBAP
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) EMIR
2 4 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (25.00%) AIFMD
4 2 (16.67%) CRD IV
5 1 (8.33%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Fidessa
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (8.33%) Pega
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago