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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 849 815 850
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +35
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 28 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.037% 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.36% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 34
Average salary £85,000 £92,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +37.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £70,000 £63,250
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £102,500 £82,500
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
11547 10390 11674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.65% 10.31% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9003 8237 9656
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 £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 September 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 September 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 -26 28 £85,000 -8.10% 13
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (64.84%) EMIR
2 49 (53.85%) Banking
3 47 (51.65%) Finance
4 37 (40.66%) Investment Banking
5 35 (38.46%) Dodd-Frank
6 32 (35.16%) Back Office
7 29 (31.87%) Reference Data
8 27 (29.67%) FATCA
9 23 (25.27%) Workflow
10 20 (21.98%) SQL
11 19 (20.88%) Data Modelling
12 18 (19.78%) Business Analysis
12 18 (19.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (17.58%) Asset Management
13 16 (17.58%) Risk Management
14 14 (15.38%) Project Management
15 13 (14.29%) SAP
15 13 (14.29%) Fixed Income
15 13 (14.29%) Equities
15 13 (14.29%) Investment Management
16 12 (13.19%) ETRM
16 12 (13.19%) Triple Point
16 12 (13.19%) OpenLink RightAngle
16 12 (13.19%) Aligne
16 12 (13.19%) Brady
16 12 (13.19%) ZaiNet
16 12 (13.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 12 (13.19%) Dynamics NAV
16 12 (13.19%) Dynamics AX
16 12 (13.19%) ERP

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (5.49%) SAS
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.10%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Visio
2 8 (8.79%) MS Office
3 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.20%) MS Project
4 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Endur
1 12 (13.19%) ZaiNet
1 12 (13.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 12 (13.19%) Dynamics NAV
1 12 (13.19%) Dynamics AX
1 12 (13.19%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 12 (13.19%) Aligne
2 2 (2.20%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.10%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.10%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) WAN
2 1 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.20%) Spotfire
2 2 (2.20%) QlikView
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 49 (53.85%) Banking
2 47 (51.65%) Finance
3 37 (40.66%) Investment Banking
4 32 (35.16%) Back Office
5 7 (7.69%) Front Office
5 7 (7.69%) Retail
6 6 (6.59%) Retail Banking
7 5 (5.49%) Legal
8 2 (2.20%) Advertising
8 2 (2.20%) Marketing
9 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (54.95%) Analyst
2 46 (50.55%) Business Analyst
3 18 (19.78%) Consultant
4 12 (13.19%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) Lead Business Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.59%) Business Project Manager
7 6 (6.59%) Business Manager
8 5 (5.49%) Risk Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Data Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Compliance Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Solutions Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Auditor
9 3 (3.30%) Change Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Sales Consultant
10 2 (2.20%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.20%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) FpML
2 2 (2.20%) MDX
3 1 (1.10%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.10%) J2EE
3 1 (1.10%) XML
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.87%) Reference Data
2 13 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 13 (14.29%) Equities
3 7 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.59%) Credit Risk
4 6 (6.59%) Hedge funds
4 6 (6.59%) Contract for Difference
5 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.49%) Wiki
6 3 (3.30%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.30%) Derivative
6 3 (3.30%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.20%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.10%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) UNIX
2 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Workflow
2 19 (20.88%) Data Modelling
3 18 (19.78%) Business Analysis
3 18 (19.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (17.58%) Risk Management
4 16 (17.58%) Asset Management
5 14 (15.38%) Project Management
6 13 (14.29%) Investment Management
7 12 (13.19%) ETRM
7 12 (13.19%) ERP
8 11 (12.09%) Process Management
9 10 (10.99%) Wealth Management
10 9 (9.89%) Waterfall
10 9 (9.89%) UML
11 8 (8.79%) BPR
11 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (7.69%) Programme Management
12 7 (7.69%) Use Case
12 7 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) C#
3 2 (2.20%) Java
3 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.20%) VBA
3 2 (2.20%) C
4 1 (1.10%) Python
4 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) Perl
4 1 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) ACCA
3 3 (3.30%) CIMA
4 2 (2.20%) MBA
4 2 (2.20%) PMP
4 2 (2.20%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.10%) CISA
5 1 (1.10%) CIPFA
5 1 (1.10%) IIBA
5 1 (1.10%) CBAP
5 1 (1.10%) CRISC
5 1 (1.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (64.84%) EMIR
2 35 (38.46%) Dodd-Frank
3 27 (29.67%) FATCA
4 11 (12.09%) Basel III
5 9 (9.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (5.49%) CRD IV
6 5 (5.49%) AIFMD
7 4 (4.40%) COREP
7 4 (4.40%) Basel II
8 3 (3.30%) IAS 39
8 3 (3.30%) IAS 32
9 1 (1.10%) QA
9 1 (1.10%) FINREP
9 1 (1.10%) UCITS
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) SAP
2 12 (13.19%) Murex
2 12 (13.19%) OpenLink
2 12 (13.19%) Brady
2 12 (13.19%) Triple Point
3 11 (12.09%) Pega
4 7 (7.69%) Bloomberg
5 6 (6.59%) Reuters
6 5 (5.49%) Fidessa
6 5 (5.49%) Sybase
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle
7 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.30%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.20%) GoldenSource
9 2 (2.20%) Fujitsu
9 2 (2.20%) SunGard
9 2 (2.20%) SmartStream
9 2 (2.20%) Tableau
10 1 (1.10%) JBoss
10 1 (1.10%) Wall Street Systems
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago