The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 790 818 845
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +27
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 93 78 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.070% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.84% 0.66% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 71 63 25
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
MiFID
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11080 11793 10626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.74% 10.54% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8753 9287 8593
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MiFID across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

MiFID Jobs Demand Trend in England

MiFID
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MiFID across the England region.

MiFID Salary Trend in England

MiFID
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MiFID across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MiFID Salary Histogram in England

MiFID
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 92 £65,000 -18.75% 30
North West +16 1 £50,000 -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 119 (84.40%) EMIR
2 89 (63.12%) Finance
3 77 (54.61%) Banking
4 72 (51.06%) Dodd-Frank
5 63 (44.68%) Investment Banking
6 53 (37.59%) SQL
7 49 (34.75%) Business Analysis
8 45 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (23.40%) Project Management
10 32 (22.70%) Derivative
11 28 (19.86%) Degree
12 27 (19.15%) SAS
12 27 (19.15%) Risk Management
13 26 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (17.73%) Basel III
15 24 (17.02%) JIRA
16 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (15.60%) Oracle
18 21 (14.89%) Asset Management
19 20 (14.18%) Java
19 20 (14.18%) Analytics
20 19 (13.48%) CRD IV
20 19 (13.48%) Tableau
20 19 (13.48%) Data Modelling
20 19 (13.48%) Financial Institution
21 18 (12.77%) Data Analysis
21 18 (12.77%) Data Governance
22 17 (12.06%) Jenkins
22 17 (12.06%) Data Analytics
22 17 (12.06%) Mathematics

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 27 (19.15%) SAS
2 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.38%) SPSS
3 2 (1.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (8.51%) Summit
2 2 (1.42%) SunGard GMI
2 2 (1.42%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (0.71%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.71%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.71%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.71%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.35%) QlikView
2 12 (8.51%) Spotfire
3 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.55%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.71%) DataStage
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.71%) Big Data
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (17.02%) JIRA
2 17 (12.06%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) TestDirector
General
1 89 (63.12%) Finance
2 77 (54.61%) Banking
3 63 (44.68%) Investment Banking
4 19 (13.48%) Financial Institution
5 13 (9.22%) Retail
6 12 (8.51%) Back Office
7 8 (5.67%) Front Office
7 8 (5.67%) Legal
8 3 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Marketing
9 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (36.17%) Analyst
2 46 (32.62%) Business Analyst
3 29 (20.57%) Project Manager
4 12 (8.51%) Test Manager
5 11 (7.80%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 10 (7.09%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (6.38%) Technical Business Analyst
7 9 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Programme Manager
8 8 (5.67%) Report Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Data Manager
8 8 (5.67%) Data Analytics Manager
9 7 (4.96%) MiFID Business Analyst
9 7 (4.96%) Developer
10 6 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
11 5 (3.55%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (3.55%) Information Security Officer
11 5 (3.55%) Security Officer
11 5 (3.55%) Programme Test Manager
11 5 (3.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.55%) FpML
2 4 (2.84%) .NET
2 4 (2.84%) XML
3 3 (2.13%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.42%) HTML
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.71%) HTML5
5 1 (0.71%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.71%) FIXML
5 1 (0.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.70%) Derivative
2 26 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (12.06%) Mathematics
3 17 (12.06%) Visualisation
4 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 15 (10.64%) Equities
5 14 (9.93%) Fixed Income
6 11 (7.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (3.55%) PMI
8 4 (2.84%) Economics
9 3 (2.13%) Market Risk
9 3 (2.13%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.13%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.42%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.42%) ASIC
10 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.42%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.71%) Open Source
11 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.13%) UNIX
2 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.75%) Business Analysis
2 45 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (23.40%) Project Management
4 27 (19.15%) Risk Management
5 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (14.89%) Asset Management
7 20 (14.18%) Analytics
8 19 (13.48%) Data Modelling
9 18 (12.77%) Data Analysis
9 18 (12.77%) Data Governance
10 17 (12.06%) Data Analytics
10 17 (12.06%) Data Architecture
11 11 (7.80%) Programme Management
12 10 (7.09%) ETL
12 10 (7.09%) Investment Management
12 10 (7.09%) Time Management
12 10 (7.09%) Data Cleansing
12 10 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (6.38%) PRINCE2
14 8 (5.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (37.59%) SQL
2 20 (14.18%) Java
3 8 (5.67%) VBA
4 5 (3.55%) C#
5 4 (2.84%) Ruby
6 2 (1.42%) Python
6 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.71%) VB
7 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (19.86%) Degree
2 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.38%) ISEB
3 9 (6.38%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.26%) CISA
4 6 (4.26%) CISM
4 6 (4.26%) CISSP
4 6 (4.26%) PMP
5 5 (3.55%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (84.40%) EMIR
2 72 (51.06%) Dodd-Frank
3 25 (17.73%) Basel III
4 19 (13.48%) CRD IV
5 15 (10.64%) FATCA
6 10 (7.09%) QA
7 9 (6.38%) AIFMD
8 7 (4.96%) Basel II
8 7 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (4.96%) COBIT
9 6 (4.26%) UCITS
10 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 22 (15.60%) Oracle
2 19 (13.48%) Tableau
3 5 (3.55%) SunGard
4 4 (2.84%) Murex
4 4 (2.84%) Calypso
5 3 (2.13%) Informatica
6 2 (1.42%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.71%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.71%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.71%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.71%) Actimize
7 1 (0.71%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.71%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.71%) Misys
7 1 (0.71%) Sybase
7 1 (0.71%) SAP
7 1 (0.71%) IBM
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