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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 296 302 297
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 13 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.038% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.25% 0.35% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 11
Average salary £85,000 £80,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £60,750 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+21.50% -
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
1043 1146 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.18% 10.90% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 905 1011 901
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 26 January 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 26 January 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 15 (75.00%) EMIR
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) FATCA
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
2 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
3 8 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 8 (40.00%) AIFMD
3 8 (40.00%) Project Management
4 7 (35.00%) Investment Management
5 6 (30.00%) UCITS
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (25.00%) Derivative
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Back Office
8 3 (15.00%) Front Office
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
9 2 (10.00%) PMP
9 2 (10.00%) MS Project
9 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
10 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
10 1 (5.00%) Release Management
10 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Time Management
10 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
10 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
1 9 (45.00%) Banking
2 8 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Back Office
4 3 (15.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Service Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Report Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Investment Management
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
8 1 (5.00%) Release Management
8 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Time Management
8 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
8 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Market Making
8 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) EMIR
2 9 (45.00%) FATCA
3 8 (40.00%) AIFMD
4 6 (30.00%) UCITS
4 6 (30.00%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (5.00%) QA
5 1 (5.00%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Actimize
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago