The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £52,500
MiFID
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
150 135 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.62% 12.16% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 118 97 111
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MiFID across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

MiFID Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MiFID
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MiFID across the Kent region.

MiFID Salary Trend in Kent

MiFID
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) FATCA
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) FATCA
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank