The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 328 302 308
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 1 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.073% 1.46% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 20
Average salary £85,000 £92,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +37.03%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £52,500
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1371 1099 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.06% 9.18% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 971 1113
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
MiFID
London

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 25 July 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 14 (77.78%) EMIR
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) Banking
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) AIFMD
8 3 (16.67%) Reference Data
8 3 (16.67%) FATCA
8 3 (16.67%) J2EE
8 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
8 3 (16.67%) MS Project
8 3 (16.67%) UNIX
8 3 (16.67%) Linux
8 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) Perl
8 3 (16.67%) JBoss
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) PMP
8 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
8 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
8 3 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (16.67%) Workflow
8 3 (16.67%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 3 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (11.11%) SAS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (16.67%) MS Project
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (16.67%) TIBCO iProcess
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (16.67%) Advertising
5 2 (11.11%) Back Office
6 1 (5.56%) Front Office
6 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 2 (11.11%) TIBCO Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior TIBCO Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Fidessa Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Fidessa Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.56%) Equities
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
3 3 (16.67%) Workflow
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
4 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) RUP
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) BPR
5 1 (5.56%) Process Management
5 1 (5.56%) DFSS
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) PMP
2 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MBA
3 1 (5.56%) IIBA
3 1 (5.56%) CBAP
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) EMIR
2 7 (38.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (22.22%) AIFMD
4 3 (16.67%) FATCA
5 2 (11.11%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.56%) Pega
2 1 (5.56%) Fidessa
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and bens.
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