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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 794 827 843
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +16
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 55 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.52% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 17
Average salary £66,250 £80,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.18% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
10494 10269 10481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.55% 10.33% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8209 7999 8520
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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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 54 £67,500 -15.62% 12
North West -19 1 £50,000 -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 76 (74.51%) EMIR
2 67 (65.69%) Finance
3 57 (55.88%) Banking
4 48 (47.06%) Investment Banking
5 47 (46.08%) Dodd-Frank
6 29 (28.43%) Business Analysis
7 28 (27.45%) SQL
8 26 (25.49%) Derivative
8 26 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (22.55%) Project Management
10 19 (18.63%) Basel III
11 18 (17.65%) JIRA
12 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (15.69%) Risk Management
13 16 (15.69%) FATCA
14 14 (13.73%) Asset Management
15 13 (12.75%) Oracle
15 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (12.75%) Degree
16 12 (11.76%) Wealth Management
16 12 (11.76%) Fixed Income
17 11 (10.78%) Data Analysis
17 11 (10.78%) Investment Management
18 10 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (9.80%) Jenkins
18 10 (9.80%) Back Office
18 10 (9.80%) Java
19 9 (8.82%) SAS
19 9 (8.82%) Equities
19 9 (8.82%) Time Management

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 9 (8.82%) SAS
2 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Project
2 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Summit
2 2 (1.96%) ZaiNet
2 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.96%) SunGard GMI
2 2 (1.96%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.96%) Endur
2 2 (1.96%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 2 (1.96%) Aligne
3 1 (0.98%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.98%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.98%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.98%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.98%) DataStage
3 1 (0.98%) Spotfire
3 1 (0.98%) QlikView
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.98%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (17.65%) JIRA
2 10 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.98%) TestDirector
General
1 67 (65.69%) Finance
2 57 (55.88%) Banking
3 48 (47.06%) Investment Banking
4 10 (9.80%) Back Office
5 8 (7.84%) Legal
5 8 (7.84%) Front Office
6 4 (3.92%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.96%) Retail
8 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (48.04%) Analyst
2 45 (44.12%) Business Analyst
3 24 (23.53%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.78%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) Technical Business Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 10 (9.80%) Banking Business Analyst
5 10 (9.80%) Programme Manager
5 10 (9.80%) Test Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Consultant
6 6 (5.88%) Report Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Programme Test Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (3.92%) Security Officer
8 4 (3.92%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) FpML
2 3 (2.94%) XML
3 2 (1.96%) .NET
4 1 (0.98%) FIXML
4 1 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.49%) Derivative
2 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.76%) Fixed Income
4 9 (8.82%) Equities
5 7 (6.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.92%) Market Risk
7 3 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.94%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.96%) PMI
8 2 (1.96%) Economics
8 2 (1.96%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.98%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.43%) Business Analysis
2 26 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (22.55%) Project Management
4 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (15.69%) Risk Management
6 14 (13.73%) Asset Management
7 12 (11.76%) Wealth Management
8 11 (10.78%) Investment Management
8 11 (10.78%) Data Analysis
9 10 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (8.82%) Time Management
11 8 (7.84%) Matrix Management
11 8 (7.84%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.86%) Service Delivery
13 6 (5.88%) Programme Management
13 6 (5.88%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.90%) Change Control
14 5 (4.90%) Test Scripting
14 5 (4.90%) Process Management
14 5 (4.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.45%) SQL
2 10 (9.80%) Java
3 6 (5.88%) VBA
4 3 (2.94%) C#
5 2 (1.96%) Python
5 2 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) ISEB
2 5 (4.90%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (3.92%) CISSP
3 4 (3.92%) VCP4
3 4 (3.92%) CISA
3 4 (3.92%) CISM
4 2 (1.96%) PMP
4 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.98%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (74.51%) EMIR
2 47 (46.08%) Dodd-Frank
3 19 (18.63%) Basel III
4 16 (15.69%) FATCA
5 8 (7.84%) AIFMD
6 7 (6.86%) QA
7 6 (5.88%) UCITS
8 4 (3.92%) Basel II
8 4 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (3.92%) COBIT
9 2 (1.96%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.98%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.98%) IAS 32
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Oracle
2 6 (5.88%) Murex
3 4 (3.92%) SunGard
4 3 (2.94%) Calypso
4 3 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) OpenLink
5 2 (1.96%) Brady
5 2 (1.96%) Pega
5 2 (1.96%) Triple Point
5 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.98%) Tableau
6 1 (0.98%) Actimize
6 1 (0.98%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.98%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.98%) Informatica
6 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.98%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.98%) IBM
6 1 (0.98%) Sybase
6 1 (0.98%) Fidessa
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