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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 189 227 320
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +93
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 41 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.49% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.01% 4.48% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 11
Median salary £80,000 £73,750 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.47% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,250 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £123,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -7.50%
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
682 759 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.84% 10.98% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 607 649 1102
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 58 (63.04%) Finance
2 30 (32.61%) Banking
3 26 (28.26%) EMIR
4 25 (27.17%) Asset Management
4 25 (27.17%) SQL
5 24 (26.09%) Business Analysis
6 22 (23.91%) Front Office
7 21 (22.83%) Project Management
8 20 (21.74%) Dodd-Frank
9 19 (20.65%) Wealth Management
9 19 (20.65%) Degree
10 18 (19.57%) Advertising
11 17 (18.48%) Investment Banking
12 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (13.04%) Fixed Income
14 12 (13.04%) Java
14 12 (13.04%) Investment Management
14 12 (13.04%) Fintech
15 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (11.96%) FIX Protocol
15 11 (11.96%) UML
15 11 (11.96%) Risk Management
16 10 (10.87%) XML
16 10 (10.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (10.87%) Derivative
17 8 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
17 8 (8.70%) Mathematics
17 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
17 8 (8.70%) C++

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 2 (2.17%) Apache
1 2 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (1.09%) IIS
2 1 (1.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Office
1 4 (4.35%) MS Project
2 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) FTP
1 1 (1.09%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.09%) Big Data
3 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 58 (63.04%) Finance
2 30 (32.61%) Banking
3 22 (23.91%) Front Office
4 18 (19.57%) Advertising
5 17 (18.48%) Investment Banking
6 8 (8.70%) Back Office
7 5 (5.43%) Private Banking
8 4 (4.35%) Financial Institution
9 2 (2.17%) Legal
9 2 (2.17%) Prime Brokerage
9 2 (2.17%) Retail
10 1 (1.09%) French Language
10 1 (1.09%) German Language
10 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (58.70%) Analyst
2 46 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 21 (22.83%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 20 (21.74%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.78%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Asset Management Project Manager
6 8 (8.70%) Banking Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Qualitative Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Quantitative Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Developer
7 7 (7.61%) MiFID Project Manager
7 7 (7.61%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Consultant
8 6 (6.52%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Financial Business Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (10.87%) XML
3 5 (5.43%) HTML
4 3 (3.26%) HTML5
5 2 (2.17%) CSS
5 2 (2.17%) DHTML
6 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.09%) CSS3
6 1 (1.09%) Django
6 1 (1.09%) FpML
6 1 (1.09%) jQuery
6 1 (1.09%) LAMP
6 1 (1.09%) React
6 1 (1.09%) REST
6 1 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.09%) SOAP
6 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Fintech
1 12 (13.04%) Fixed Income
2 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.87%) Derivative
3 10 (10.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.52%) Credit Risk
5 6 (6.52%) Market Risk
5 6 (6.52%) Physics
5 6 (6.52%) Reference Data
6 4 (4.35%) Equities
6 4 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (3.26%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.09%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (1.09%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) Unix
2 3 (3.26%) Windows
3 2 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Asset Management
2 24 (26.09%) Business Analysis
3 21 (22.83%) Project Management
4 19 (20.65%) Wealth Management
5 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (13.04%) Investment Management
8 11 (11.96%) Risk Management
8 11 (11.96%) UML
9 8 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (8.70%) Validation
10 7 (7.61%) Workflow
11 6 (6.52%) Credit Risk Management
11 6 (6.52%) Data-Flow Analysis
11 6 (6.52%) Stochastic Calculus
12 5 (5.43%) Lean Six Sigma
12 5 (5.43%) Software Delivery
12 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.17%) SQL
2 12 (13.04%) Java
3 8 (8.70%) C++
4 4 (4.35%) VB
5 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.26%) MATLAB
5 3 (3.26%) Perl
5 3 (3.26%) Python
5 3 (3.26%) R
6 1 (1.09%) C
6 1 (1.09%) ES6
6 1 (1.09%) PHP
6 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) ISEB
3 5 (5.43%) PMP
4 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.26%) EMIR
2 20 (21.74%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (7.61%) QA
4 4 (4.35%) FATCA
5 2 (2.17%) AIFMD
6 1 (1.09%) TARGET2
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) ION Trading
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.17%) Murex
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.09%) Fidessa
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