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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 849 820 842
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +22
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 31 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.037% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 28
Average salary £67,500 £85,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £70,000 £64,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,500 £87,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -
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
11145 10208 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.58% 10.18% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8703 8063 9727
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 29 £80,000 -5.88% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
North East - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 41 (61.19%) Finance
1 41 (61.19%) EMIR
2 34 (50.75%) Banking
3 23 (34.33%) Investment Banking
4 22 (32.84%) Dodd-Frank
5 20 (29.85%) Back Office
6 16 (23.88%) Risk Management
7 15 (22.39%) SQL
7 15 (22.39%) FATCA
7 15 (22.39%) Wealth Management
8 14 (20.90%) Investment Management
9 12 (17.91%) Murex
9 12 (17.91%) Degree
10 11 (16.42%) Fixed Income
10 11 (16.42%) Project Management
10 11 (16.42%) Reference Data
11 10 (14.93%) ETRM
11 10 (14.93%) Triple Point
11 10 (14.93%) OpenLink RightAngle
11 10 (14.93%) Aligne
11 10 (14.93%) Basel III
11 10 (14.93%) OpenLink
11 10 (14.93%) Endur
11 10 (14.93%) ERP
11 10 (14.93%) SAP
11 10 (14.93%) Equities
11 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (14.93%) Asset Management
11 10 (14.93%) Brady
11 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (5.97%) SAS
2 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (14.93%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 10 (14.93%) Aligne
1 10 (14.93%) Endur
1 10 (14.93%) ZaiNet
1 10 (14.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 10 (14.93%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (14.93%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.99%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.49%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) WAN
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.99%) Spotfire
2 2 (2.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 41 (61.19%) Finance
2 34 (50.75%) Banking
3 23 (34.33%) Investment Banking
4 20 (29.85%) Back Office
5 8 (11.94%) Front Office
6 6 (8.96%) Retail
6 6 (8.96%) Retail Banking
7 5 (7.46%) Legal
8 2 (2.99%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.49%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.49%) Advertising
9 1 (1.49%) Law
9 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 25 (37.31%) Business Analyst
3 16 (23.88%) Consultant
4 10 (14.93%) Project Manager
5 8 (11.94%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Lead Business Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Data Consultant
8 5 (7.46%) Business Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Business Project Manager
9 4 (5.97%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Auditor
10 3 (4.48%) Solutions Consultant
10 3 (4.48%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Change Consultant
10 3 (4.48%) Programme Manager
11 2 (2.99%) Applications Support
11 2 (2.99%) Management Consultant
11 2 (2.99%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (2.99%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) FpML
2 2 (2.99%) MDX
3 1 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.49%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Fixed Income
1 11 (16.42%) Reference Data
2 10 (14.93%) Equities
3 8 (11.94%) Credit Risk
4 6 (8.96%) Derivative
5 5 (7.46%) Market Risk
5 5 (7.46%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.46%) Contract for Difference
6 4 (5.97%) Hedge funds
7 3 (4.48%) Wiki
7 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.99%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.99%) SWIFT
8 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.49%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Risk Management
2 15 (22.39%) Wealth Management
3 14 (20.90%) Investment Management
4 11 (16.42%) Project Management
5 10 (14.93%) ETRM
5 10 (14.93%) ERP
5 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.93%) Asset Management
5 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.93%) Business Analysis
6 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
6 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.96%) Workflow
8 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
8 6 (8.96%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (8.96%) Analytics
8 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Matrix Management
9 5 (7.46%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) C#
3 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.99%) VBA
3 2 (2.99%) C
4 1 (1.49%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) C++
4 1 (1.49%) Java
4 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) ACCA
3 1 (1.49%) IIBA
3 1 (1.49%) CBAP
3 1 (1.49%) CRISC
3 1 (1.49%) MBA
3 1 (1.49%) CISA
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) PMP
3 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (61.19%) EMIR
2 22 (32.84%) Dodd-Frank
3 15 (22.39%) FATCA
4 10 (14.93%) Basel III
5 7 (10.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (7.46%) CRD IV
7 4 (5.97%) IAS 39
7 4 (5.97%) IAS 32
8 3 (4.48%) QA
8 3 (4.48%) COREP
9 2 (2.99%) AIFMD
10 1 (1.49%) UCITS
10 1 (1.49%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Murex
2 10 (14.93%) Triple Point
2 10 (14.93%) OpenLink
2 10 (14.93%) SAP
2 10 (14.93%) Brady
3 6 (8.96%) Bloomberg
4 5 (7.46%) Reuters
5 3 (4.48%) Pega
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.48%) Fidessa
5 3 (4.48%) Sybase
6 2 (2.99%) SunGard
6 2 (2.99%) Tableau
7 1 (1.49%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.49%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.49%) SmartStream
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