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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 756 824 836
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +12
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 98 65 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.059% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.92% 0.56% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 73 57 19
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £110,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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
10641 11679 10206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.65% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8471 9243 8337
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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 +79 98 £65,000 -16.12% 19
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 125 (83.33%) EMIR
2 94 (62.67%) Finance
3 71 (47.33%) Banking
4 66 (44.00%) Dodd-Frank
5 61 (40.67%) SQL
6 53 (35.33%) Investment Banking
7 50 (33.33%) Business Analysis
8 45 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (28.00%) Project Management
10 36 (24.00%) Risk Management
11 34 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (20.00%) Degree
12 30 (20.00%) SAS
13 27 (18.00%) Financial Institution
14 26 (17.33%) Oracle
14 26 (17.33%) JIRA
14 26 (17.33%) Analytics
15 25 (16.67%) Tableau
15 25 (16.67%) CRD IV
15 25 (16.67%) Derivative
15 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (16.00%) Data Governance
17 23 (15.33%) Data Analytics
17 23 (15.33%) Mathematics
17 23 (15.33%) Data Architecture
17 23 (15.33%) Visualisation
18 22 (14.67%) Java
18 22 (14.67%) Data Modelling
19 21 (14.00%) QlikView
19 21 (14.00%) Basel III

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.33%) SPSS
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.33%) Summit
2 3 (2.00%) Algo Collateral
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.33%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.67%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.67%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.67%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.67%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.00%) QlikView
2 16 (10.67%) Spotfire
3 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.33%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.67%) Big Data
7 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 26 (17.33%) JIRA
2 19 (12.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.67%) TestDirector
General
1 94 (62.67%) Finance
2 71 (47.33%) Banking
3 53 (35.33%) Investment Banking
4 27 (18.00%) Financial Institution
5 17 (11.33%) Back Office
5 17 (11.33%) Retail
6 8 (5.33%) Legal
6 8 (5.33%) Front Office
7 3 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (32.00%) Analyst
2 40 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 26 (17.33%) Project Manager
4 13 (8.67%) Developer
5 12 (8.00%) Data Analytics Manager
5 12 (8.00%) Data Manager
6 11 (7.33%) Test Manager
7 9 (6.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 9 (6.00%) Technical Manager
8 8 (5.33%) Programme Manager
9 7 (4.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Consultant
10 6 (4.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Security Officer
10 6 (4.00%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
11 5 (3.33%) Programme Test Manager
11 5 (3.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (3.33%) HTML
3 4 (2.67%) Spring
3 4 (2.67%) .NET
3 4 (2.67%) HTML5
3 4 (2.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.00%) XML
5 2 (1.33%) FpML
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.67%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (16.67%) Derivative
3 23 (15.33%) Mathematics
3 23 (15.33%) Visualisation
4 19 (12.67%) Computer Science
5 18 (12.00%) Equities
6 13 (8.67%) Fixed Income
7 11 (7.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (3.33%) PMI
8 5 (3.33%) Economics
9 4 (2.67%) Open Source
10 3 (2.00%) Reference Data
10 3 (2.00%) Data Extraction
10 3 (2.00%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.33%) ASIC
11 2 (1.33%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.33%) Credit Risk
11 2 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.67%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.67%) UNIX
2 4 (2.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 45 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (28.00%) Project Management
4 36 (24.00%) Risk Management
5 26 (17.33%) Analytics
6 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (16.00%) Data Governance
8 23 (15.33%) Data Analytics
8 23 (15.33%) Data Architecture
9 22 (14.67%) Data Modelling
10 19 (12.67%) PRINCE2
11 17 (11.33%) Data Analysis
11 17 (11.33%) Asset Management
12 16 (10.67%) Programme Management
13 13 (8.67%) ETL
13 13 (8.67%) Investment Management
14 12 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
15 10 (6.67%) Software Delivery
16 8 (5.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 61 (40.67%) SQL
2 22 (14.67%) Java
3 6 (4.00%) VBA
4 5 (3.33%) C#
5 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.67%) Ruby
6 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.33%) Python
7 1 (0.67%) VB
7 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (20.00%) Degree
2 19 (12.67%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 11 (7.33%) PMP
5 9 (6.00%) ISEB
6 7 (4.67%) CISSP
6 7 (4.67%) CISA
6 7 (4.67%) CISM
7 5 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (83.33%) EMIR
2 66 (44.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 25 (16.67%) CRD IV
4 21 (14.00%) Basel III
5 11 (7.33%) FATCA
6 8 (5.33%) Basel II
6 8 (5.33%) COBIT
6 8 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (4.67%) QA
8 6 (4.00%) AIFMD
9 3 (2.00%) UCITS
10 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (17.33%) Oracle
2 25 (16.67%) Tableau
3 6 (4.00%) SunGard
4 5 (3.33%) Murex
4 5 (3.33%) Calypso
4 5 (3.33%) Informatica
5 4 (2.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.67%) Actimize
6 1 (0.67%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.67%) Sybase
6 1 (0.67%) SAP
6 1 (0.67%) IBM
6 1 (0.67%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.67%) Misys
6 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.67%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.67%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.67%) Ab Initio
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 40K - 80k + package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago