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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 236 270 356
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +86
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 20 41 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.40% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.73% 3.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 4
Median salary £80,000 £67,500 £86,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £74,150
10% offered a salary of more than £91,250 £90,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -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
733 1235 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.66% 11.95% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 677 1051 1395
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £79,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 35 (64.81%) EMIR
2 34 (62.96%) Finance
3 26 (48.15%) Banking
4 22 (40.74%) Dodd-Frank
5 17 (31.48%) Front Office
6 15 (27.78%) Back Office
6 15 (27.78%) Derivative
7 12 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 12 (22.22%) Asset Management
7 12 (22.22%) SQL
8 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (18.52%) Analytics
9 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.67%) Degree
9 9 (16.67%) Solvency II
10 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
10 8 (14.81%) Project Management
11 7 (12.96%) Fixed Income
11 7 (12.96%) Retail
11 7 (12.96%) Data Analysis
11 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
12 6 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (11.11%) Retail Banking
12 6 (11.11%) QA
12 6 (11.11%) Java
13 5 (9.26%) Data Analytics
13 5 (9.26%) CRD IV
13 5 (9.26%) Tableau
13 5 (9.26%) FATCA
13 5 (9.26%) Anti-Money Laundering

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 5 (9.26%) SAS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) SPSS
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.70%) MS Project
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Algo Collateral
1 1 (1.85%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) QlikView
1 5 (9.26%) Spotfire
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 34 (62.96%) Finance
2 26 (48.15%) Banking
3 17 (31.48%) Front Office
4 15 (27.78%) Back Office
5 12 (22.22%) Investment Banking
6 7 (12.96%) Retail
7 6 (11.11%) Retail Banking
8 4 (7.41%) Advertising
9 2 (3.70%) Legal
10 1 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Analyst
2 25 (46.30%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 9 (16.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Front Office Business Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Asset Management Project Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Service Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Compliance Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Compliance Business Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
1 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
1 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (7.41%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (5.56%) WCF
3 2 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Derivative
2 7 (12.96%) Fixed Income
3 6 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (9.26%) Equities
4 5 (9.26%) Visualisation
5 4 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (7.41%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.70%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (3.70%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.70%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.85%) Fintech
7 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.85%) PMI
7 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 10 (18.52%) Analytics
2 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.81%) Project Management
5 7 (12.96%) Data Analysis
5 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.26%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 5 (9.26%) Data Analytics
6 5 (9.26%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (9.26%) Migration
6 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Data Governance
7 4 (7.41%) MVC
7 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.56%) Investment Management
8 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.56%) UML
9 2 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) Java
3 5 (9.26%) C#
4 4 (7.41%) R
5 2 (3.70%) C
6 1 (1.85%) C++
6 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) CFA
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (64.81%) EMIR
2 22 (40.74%) Dodd-Frank
3 9 (16.67%) Solvency II
4 6 (11.11%) QA
5 5 (9.26%) CRD IV
5 5 (9.26%) FATCA
6 4 (7.41%) AIFMD
6 4 (7.41%) Data Quality
7 2 (3.70%) Basel III
8 1 (1.85%) Basel II
8 1 (1.85%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Tableau
2 3 (5.56%) Murex
3 2 (3.70%) Charles River
3 2 (3.70%) ION Trading
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Calypso
4 1 (1.85%) Sophis
4 1 (1.85%) SunGard
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £115000 per annum + competitive benefits and bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000.00 - £135000.00 per annum + Share Options, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago