The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 720 827 934
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +107
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 178 133 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.13% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.61% 1.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 138 121 28
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,350 £45,000 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -39.28%
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
11032 11887 12381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.01% 11.55% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8843 9434 9719
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MiFID as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

MiFID Salary Histogram in England

MiFID
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +65 162 £70,000 -6.66% 20
South East - 10 £66,250 - 4
East Midlands - 4 £47,500 -
South West - 2 £43,750 -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 224 (65.50%) Finance
2 212 (61.99%) Banking
3 135 (39.47%) EMIR
4 115 (33.63%) Derivative
5 113 (33.04%) Degree
6 107 (31.29%) Back Office
7 100 (29.24%) Investment Banking
8 94 (27.49%) SQL
9 89 (26.02%) Project Management
10 82 (23.98%) Dodd-Frank
11 76 (22.22%) Business Analysis
12 73 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
13 71 (20.76%) C#
14 68 (19.88%) Fixed Income
15 67 (19.59%) Equities
16 65 (19.01%) .NET
17 58 (16.96%) SQL Server
17 58 (16.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 57 (16.67%) Windows
19 55 (16.08%) Stakeholder Management
19 55 (16.08%) WCF
19 55 (16.08%) AngularJS
20 54 (15.79%) FATCA
20 54 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
20 54 (15.79%) Web Development
20 54 (15.79%) Oracle
20 54 (15.79%) Microsoft
21 53 (15.50%) PL/SQL
22 52 (15.20%) JavaScript
22 52 (15.20%) GAP Analysis

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 9 (2.63%) SAS
2 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.75%) SPSS
4 5 (1.46%) MS Project
5 4 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.88%) MS Office
7 1 (0.29%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (16.96%) SQL Server
2 51 (14.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 51 (14.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.63%) QlikView
3 9 (2.63%) Spotfire
4 3 (0.88%) MarkLogic
4 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 51 (14.91%) Selenium
1 51 (14.91%) TeamCity
2 7 (2.05%) JIRA
3 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 224 (65.50%) Finance
2 212 (61.99%) Banking
3 107 (31.29%) Back Office
4 100 (29.24%) Investment Banking
5 33 (9.65%) Front Office
6 28 (8.19%) Corporate Banking
7 19 (5.56%) Legal
8 17 (4.97%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.75%) Retail
10 5 (1.46%) Advertising
11 2 (0.58%) Marketing
11 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Electronics
12 1 (0.29%) French Language
12 1 (0.29%) Law
12 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 171 (50.00%) Analyst
2 160 (46.78%) Business Analyst
3 74 (21.64%) Banking Analyst
4 67 (19.59%) Developer
4 67 (19.59%) Project Manager
5 66 (19.30%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 56 (16.37%) C# Developer
7 54 (15.79%) .NET Developer
7 54 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 53 (15.50%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 46 (13.45%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 43 (12.57%) SQL Developer
11 36 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 30 (8.77%) ASP Developer
13 23 (6.73%) Banking Project Manager
14 18 (5.26%) Programme Manager
15 17 (4.97%) Business Manager
15 17 (4.97%) Derivatives Business Analyst
16 16 (4.68%) SSIS Developer
17 15 (4.39%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (19.01%) .NET
2 55 (16.08%) AngularJS
2 55 (16.08%) WCF
3 51 (14.91%) .NET Framework
3 51 (14.91%) Entity Framework
3 51 (14.91%) jQuery
3 51 (14.91%) JSON
3 51 (14.91%) KnockoutJS
4 30 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (4.68%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (2.34%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (2.34%) XML
7 5 (1.46%) HTML
8 4 (1.17%) Node.js
9 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (0.88%) HTML5
10 1 (0.29%) CSS
10 1 (0.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 115 (33.63%) Derivative
2 73 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (19.88%) Fixed Income
4 67 (19.59%) Equities
5 58 (16.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 47 (13.74%) OTC Derivatives
7 46 (13.45%) Market Risk
8 44 (12.87%) Credit Risk
9 37 (10.82%) Equity Derivative
10 15 (4.39%) Computer Science
11 14 (4.09%) Fintech
12 11 (3.22%) Mathematics
12 11 (3.22%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.75%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.75%) Visualisation
14 5 (1.46%) Physics
15 3 (0.88%) SWIFT
16 2 (0.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 2 (0.58%) Statistics
16 2 (0.58%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.67%) Windows
2 10 (2.92%) Linux
3 9 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (26.02%) Project Management
2 76 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 55 (16.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (15.79%) Web Development
5 52 (15.20%) GAP Analysis
6 50 (14.62%) SDLC
7 46 (13.45%) Analytics
8 44 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (11.99%) MVC
10 35 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (9.36%) PRINCE2
12 29 (8.48%) Asset Management
13 26 (7.60%) Risk Management
14 23 (6.73%) Wealth Management
15 21 (6.14%) KYC
16 20 (5.85%) Collateral Management
16 20 (5.85%) UML
16 20 (5.85%) Waterfall
17 19 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (27.49%) SQL
2 71 (20.76%) C#
3 53 (15.50%) PL/SQL
4 52 (15.20%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.26%) C++
6 16 (4.68%) Java
7 7 (2.05%) R
8 4 (1.17%) COBOL
8 4 (1.17%) Python
9 3 (0.88%) C
9 3 (0.88%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.88%) Scala
10 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.29%) Ruby
11 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 113 (33.04%) Degree
2 12 (3.51%) PMP
3 11 (3.22%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.05%) ISEB
5 3 (0.88%) MBA
6 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.29%) ACCA
7 1 (0.29%) CFA
7 1 (0.29%) CIMA
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (39.47%) EMIR
2 82 (23.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 54 (15.79%) FATCA
4 25 (7.31%) QA
5 10 (2.92%) CRD IV
6 9 (2.63%) Solvency II
7 8 (2.34%) Data Quality
8 6 (1.75%) AIFMD
9 5 (1.46%) Basel III
10 4 (1.17%) COREP
10 4 (1.17%) FINREP
10 4 (1.17%) UCITS
11 1 (0.29%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 54 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 54 (15.79%) Oracle
2 14 (4.09%) Murex
3 13 (3.80%) Ab Initio
4 12 (3.51%) Reuters
5 9 (2.63%) Tableau
6 6 (1.75%) IBM
6 6 (1.75%) ION Trading
6 6 (1.75%) Pega
7 5 (1.46%) Cognizant
8 3 (0.88%) Cloudera
8 3 (0.88%) Informatica
8 3 (0.88%) Teradata
8 3 (0.88%) Tradeweb
9 2 (0.58%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.58%) Charles River
10 1 (0.29%) Avaloq
10 1 (0.29%) FNZ
10 1 (0.29%) SAP
10 1 (0.29%) Sophis
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Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £90000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + c.20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £60000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £115000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £120000 - £160000 per annum + equity and competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 + bonus + profit share industry leading benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago