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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 705 874 885
Rank change year-on-year
+169 +11
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 193 51 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.051% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.68% 0.46% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 122 48 24
Average salary £72,500 £75,000 £78,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £105,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
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
11464 11020 10715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.14% 11.09% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9200 8684 8311
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 +144 192 £72,500 -3.33% 33
North West - 1 £65,000 -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 258 (70.11%) Banking
2 229 (62.23%) Finance
3 196 (53.26%) EMIR
4 147 (39.95%) Back Office
5 128 (34.78%) Derivative
6 127 (34.51%) Dodd-Frank
7 123 (33.42%) Investment Banking
8 103 (27.99%) SQL
9 100 (27.17%) Business Analysis
10 93 (25.27%) Project Management
11 87 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
12 83 (22.55%) Equities
13 74 (20.11%) Degree
14 70 (19.02%) Fixed Income
14 70 (19.02%) SDLC
15 65 (17.66%) .NET
16 64 (17.39%) Microsoft
17 62 (16.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 62 (16.85%) Oracle
18 60 (16.30%) Front Office
19 56 (15.22%) FATCA
19 56 (15.22%) C#
20 54 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
21 53 (14.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 53 (14.40%) WCF
21 53 (14.40%) AngularJS
22 52 (14.13%) KnockoutJS
22 52 (14.13%) TeamCity
22 52 (14.13%) Entity Framework
22 52 (14.13%) Selenium

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (4.62%) SAS
2 6 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 40 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.62%) MS Visio
2 17 (4.62%) SPSS
3 16 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (3.53%) MS Project
5 11 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.82%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (0.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 52 (14.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 17 (4.62%) Spotfire
5 16 (4.35%) QlikView
6 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.27%) OLTP
7 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 52 (14.13%) Selenium
1 52 (14.13%) TeamCity
2 18 (4.89%) JIRA
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 258 (70.11%) Banking
2 229 (62.23%) Finance
3 147 (39.95%) Back Office
4 123 (33.42%) Investment Banking
5 60 (16.30%) Front Office
6 36 (9.78%) Financial Institution
7 23 (6.25%) Retail
8 20 (5.43%) Legal
9 9 (2.45%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Advertising
11 2 (0.54%) Marketing
12 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 200 (54.35%) Analyst
2 179 (48.64%) Business Analyst
3 91 (24.73%) Banking Analyst
4 58 (15.76%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 56 (15.22%) Developer
6 54 (14.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 52 (14.13%) .NET Developer
7 52 (14.13%) C# Developer
7 52 (14.13%) SQL Developer
8 51 (13.86%) C# .NET Developer
9 47 (12.77%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 46 (12.50%) Project Manager
11 38 (10.33%) Banking Business Analyst
12 34 (9.24%) Business IT Analyst
12 34 (9.24%) Financial Analyst
12 34 (9.24%) IT Analyst
12 34 (9.24%) IT Business Analyst
13 33 (8.97%) Business Change Analyst
13 33 (8.97%) Business Change Business Analyst
14 30 (8.15%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (17.66%) .NET
2 53 (14.40%) AngularJS
2 53 (14.40%) WCF
3 52 (14.13%) .NET Framework
3 52 (14.13%) Entity Framework
3 52 (14.13%) jQuery
3 52 (14.13%) JSON
3 52 (14.13%) KnockoutJS
4 39 (10.60%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (3.26%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (2.45%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.27%) CSS
7 1 (0.27%) HTML
7 1 (0.27%) J2SE
7 1 (0.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 128 (34.78%) Derivative
2 87 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (22.55%) Equities
4 70 (19.02%) Fixed Income
5 62 (16.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 43 (11.68%) Market Risk
7 42 (11.41%) Equity Derivative
8 34 (9.24%) Credit Risk
9 17 (4.62%) Reference Data
9 17 (4.62%) Visualisation
10 16 (4.35%) Computer Science
11 14 (3.80%) Credit Derivative
12 4 (1.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 4 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.09%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (0.54%) Wiki
14 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.27%) Fintech
14 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.14%) Windows
2 11 (2.99%) Unix
3 8 (2.17%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (27.17%) Business Analysis
2 93 (25.27%) Project Management
3 70 (19.02%) SDLC
4 54 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (14.13%) Web Development
6 50 (13.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 42 (11.41%) MVC
8 37 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (8.15%) GAP Analysis
10 29 (7.88%) Data Analysis
10 29 (7.88%) Risk Management
11 28 (7.61%) Data Management
12 26 (7.07%) Change Management
13 25 (6.79%) Migration
14 24 (6.52%) Analytics
15 21 (5.71%) Anti-Money Laundering
16 19 (5.16%) Waterfall
17 17 (4.62%) Data Analytics
17 17 (4.62%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 103 (27.99%) SQL
2 56 (15.22%) C#
3 52 (14.13%) JavaScript
3 52 (14.13%) PL/SQL
4 15 (4.08%) C
5 12 (3.26%) Java
6 5 (1.36%) R
7 2 (0.54%) C++
7 2 (0.54%) Python
7 2 (0.54%) VBA
8 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.27%) Perl
8 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.27%) Ruby
8 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (20.11%) Degree
2 11 (2.99%) CISA
2 11 (2.99%) CISM
3 9 (2.45%) CRISC
4 5 (1.36%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.09%) PMP
5 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.54%) CISSP
6 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.54%) QiCA
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (53.26%) EMIR
2 127 (34.51%) Dodd-Frank
3 56 (15.22%) FATCA
4 22 (5.98%) QA
5 17 (4.62%) CRD IV
6 16 (4.35%) Data Quality
6 16 (4.35%) SEPA
6 16 (4.35%) Solvency II
7 13 (3.53%) Basel III
8 7 (1.90%) AIFMD
8 7 (1.90%) Basel II
8 7 (1.90%) COREP
8 7 (1.90%) FINREP
9 5 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.54%) COBIT
10 2 (0.54%) COSO
Systems Management
1 8 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 62 (16.85%) Oracle
3 17 (4.62%) Tableau
4 9 (2.45%) Murex
5 8 (2.17%) Bloomberg
5 8 (2.17%) HP
6 6 (1.63%) Fidessa
7 5 (1.36%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.09%) Calypso
8 4 (1.09%) SunGard
9 3 (0.82%) Charles River
10 2 (0.54%) Sybase
11 1 (0.27%) FNZ
11 1 (0.27%) OpenLink
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £110000 per annum + bonu+benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + benefit+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £130,000-160,000 basic + strong bonus + car + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80K
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £80k plus extremely attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Qualserv
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Birmingham
Quant Capital
Salary: up to £45,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £115000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago