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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 296 336 309
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -27
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 10 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.092% 0.008% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.93% 0.078% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 14
Average salary £80,000 £85,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £85,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £106,250 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £61,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+23.00% -
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
1081 1285 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.91% 10.84% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1138 951
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £78,400 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 19 December 2014.

MiFID Salary Histogram in the City of London

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (78.57%) EMIR
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Banking
4 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
4 5 (35.71%) FATCA
4 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) AIFMD
5 4 (28.57%) UCITS
5 4 (28.57%) Derivative
5 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Back Office
6 3 (21.43%) Front Office
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (7.14%) CRD IV
8 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) XML
8 1 (7.14%) VBA
8 1 (7.14%) PMP
8 1 (7.14%) QA
8 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
8 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Back Office
5 3 (21.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Market Making
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) EMIR
2 5 (35.71%) FATCA
3 4 (28.57%) AIFMD
3 4 (28.57%) UCITS
4 2 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Actimize
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