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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 832 824 838
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 38 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.037% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.37% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 27
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £64,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £104,000 £87,000
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
11251 10135 11224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.55% 10.08% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8803 8016 9207
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 £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 30 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 30 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 +4 36 £80,000 - 9
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 30 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 48 (69.57%) Finance
2 42 (60.87%) EMIR
3 31 (44.93%) Banking
4 22 (31.88%) Dodd-Frank
5 19 (27.54%) Investment Banking
6 18 (26.09%) Wealth Management
7 16 (23.19%) Back Office
7 16 (23.19%) Basel III
8 15 (21.74%) Risk Management
9 14 (20.29%) Investment Management
10 13 (18.84%) SQL
10 13 (18.84%) Fixed Income
11 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (17.39%) Asset Management
11 12 (17.39%) Murex
11 12 (17.39%) FATCA
12 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (15.94%) Degree
13 10 (14.49%) Business Analysis
13 10 (14.49%) ZaiNet
13 10 (14.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 10 (14.49%) Dynamics NAV
13 10 (14.49%) Dynamics AX
13 10 (14.49%) Brady
13 10 (14.49%) ERP
13 10 (14.49%) SAP
13 10 (14.49%) OpenLink
13 10 (14.49%) Endur
13 10 (14.49%) Project Management
13 10 (14.49%) ETRM

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (5.80%) SAS
2 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (14.49%) ZaiNet
1 10 (14.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 10 (14.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (14.49%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (14.49%) Endur
1 10 (14.49%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 10 (14.49%) Aligne
2 5 (7.25%) Summit
3 2 (2.90%) Temenos T24
4 1 (1.45%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) WAN
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) JIRA
2 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (69.57%) Finance
2 31 (44.93%) Banking
3 19 (27.54%) Investment Banking
4 16 (23.19%) Back Office
5 7 (10.14%) Front Office
6 5 (7.25%) Legal
7 4 (5.80%) Retail
7 4 (5.80%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.90%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.45%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.45%) Advertising
9 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Analyst
2 23 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Consultant
3 13 (18.84%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Lead Business Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Test Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Business Project Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Business Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Auditor
6 4 (5.80%) Data Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) .NET
1 5 (7.25%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.90%) FpML
2 2 (2.90%) MDX
3 1 (1.45%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Fixed Income
2 8 (11.59%) Equities
2 8 (11.59%) Derivative
2 8 (11.59%) Credit Risk
3 6 (8.70%) Reference Data
3 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.25%) Market Risk
4 5 (7.25%) Contract for Difference
5 3 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.90%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.90%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.45%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.45%) Physics
7 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Wealth Management
2 15 (21.74%) Risk Management
3 14 (20.29%) Investment Management
4 12 (17.39%) Asset Management
4 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.49%) Business Analysis
6 10 (14.49%) ERP
6 10 (14.49%) Project Management
6 10 (14.49%) ETRM
6 10 (14.49%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
8 7 (10.14%) Matrix Management
9 6 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.25%) Analytics
10 5 (7.25%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) SQL
2 8 (11.59%) C#
3 6 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.90%) VBA
4 2 (2.90%) C
5 1 (1.45%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) ACCA
3 1 (1.45%) CISA
3 1 (1.45%) MBA
3 1 (1.45%) PMP
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (60.87%) EMIR
2 22 (31.88%) Dodd-Frank
3 16 (23.19%) Basel III
4 12 (17.39%) FATCA
5 7 (10.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (5.80%) IAS 39
6 4 (5.80%) IAS 32
6 4 (5.80%) CRD IV
7 3 (4.35%) QA
8 2 (2.90%) COREP
8 2 (2.90%) AIFMD
9 1 (1.45%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Murex
2 10 (14.49%) SAP
2 10 (14.49%) OpenLink
2 10 (14.49%) Brady
2 10 (14.49%) Triple Point
3 6 (8.70%) Bloomberg
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle
4 5 (7.25%) Reuters
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.90%) SunGard
6 2 (2.90%) Pega
7 1 (1.45%) Tableau
7 1 (1.45%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.45%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.45%) SmartStream
7 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
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