The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 480 556 629
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +73
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 175 106 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.72% 2.16% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 116 82 55
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,125 £45,000 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £100,000 £96,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
MiFID
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4698 4913 5971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.65% 11.35% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3822 4014 4752
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,125
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.34%

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing MiFID as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

MiFID Jobs Demand Trend in London

MiFID
Salary Trend in London

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

MiFID Salary Trend in London

MiFID
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MiFID across the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

MiFID Salary Histogram in London

MiFID
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 16 £70,000 +16.66% 11
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing MiFID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 234 (69.44%) Banking
2 202 (59.94%) Finance
3 150 (44.51%) EMIR
4 138 (40.95%) Back Office
5 116 (34.42%) SQL
5 116 (34.42%) Derivative
6 102 (30.27%) Degree
7 101 (29.97%) Investment Banking
8 93 (27.60%) C#
9 91 (27.00%) Analytical Skills
10 90 (26.71%) .NET
11 89 (26.41%) Dodd-Frank
12 82 (24.33%) Microsoft
13 80 (23.74%) Oracle
14 79 (23.44%) WCF
14 79 (23.44%) AngularJS
15 78 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
15 78 (23.15%) Web Development
15 78 (23.15%) Windows
16 77 (22.85%) PL/SQL
17 75 (22.26%) JavaScript
17 75 (22.26%) .NET Framework
17 75 (22.26%) JSON
17 75 (22.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 75 (22.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 75 (22.26%) jQuery
17 75 (22.26%) Selenium
17 75 (22.26%) TeamCity
17 75 (22.26%) Entity Framework
17 75 (22.26%) KnockoutJS

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.86%) SAS
2 4 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 38 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.97%) SPSS
4 5 (1.48%) MS Project
5 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.59%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (22.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 75 (22.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 71 (21.07%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.86%) QlikView
3 13 (3.86%) Spotfire
4 3 (0.89%) MarkLogic
4 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 75 (22.26%) Selenium
1 75 (22.26%) TeamCity
2 7 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 234 (69.44%) Banking
2 202 (59.94%) Finance
3 138 (40.95%) Back Office
4 101 (29.97%) Investment Banking
5 29 (8.61%) Front Office
6 22 (6.53%) Corporate Banking
7 20 (5.93%) Financial Institution
8 19 (5.64%) Legal
9 13 (3.86%) Retail
10 6 (1.78%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 171 (50.74%) Analyst
2 153 (45.40%) Business Analyst
3 84 (24.93%) Banking Analyst
4 81 (24.04%) Developer
5 80 (23.74%) C# Developer
6 78 (23.15%) .NET Developer
6 78 (23.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 67 (19.88%) SQL Developer
8 62 (18.40%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 54 (16.02%) Regulatory Business Analyst
10 48 (14.24%) SSIS Developer
11 45 (13.35%) MiFID Business Analyst
12 41 (12.17%) Project Manager
13 27 (8.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 24 (7.12%) ASP Developer
15 22 (6.53%) Business IT Analyst
15 22 (6.53%) IT Analyst
15 22 (6.53%) IT Business Analyst
16 20 (5.93%) Banking Business Analyst
17 18 (5.34%) Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (26.71%) .NET
2 79 (23.44%) AngularJS
2 79 (23.44%) WCF
3 75 (22.26%) .NET Framework
3 75 (22.26%) Entity Framework
3 75 (22.26%) jQuery
3 75 (22.26%) JSON
3 75 (22.26%) KnockoutJS
4 41 (12.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (3.86%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (2.08%) XML
7 6 (1.78%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.48%) HTML
9 3 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (0.89%) HTML5
10 1 (0.30%) CSS
10 1 (0.30%) J2SE
10 1 (0.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 116 (34.42%) Derivative
2 91 (27.00%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (19.88%) Equities
4 62 (18.40%) Fixed Income
5 49 (14.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 45 (13.35%) OTC Derivatives
7 42 (12.46%) Market Risk
8 41 (12.17%) Credit Risk
9 38 (11.28%) Equity Derivative
10 28 (8.31%) Computer Science
11 10 (2.97%) Mathematics
11 10 (2.97%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.78%) Reference Data
13 5 (1.48%) Fintech
14 4 (1.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 3 (0.89%) SWIFT
16 2 (0.59%) Credit Derivative
16 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
16 2 (0.59%) Statistics
16 2 (0.59%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 78 (23.15%) Windows
2 8 (2.37%) Unix
3 6 (1.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
1 78 (23.15%) Web Development
2 71 (21.07%) Project Management
3 66 (19.58%) Business Analysis
4 55 (16.32%) MVC
5 49 (14.54%) Analytics
5 49 (14.54%) SDLC
6 40 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (10.98%) GAP Analysis
8 33 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (8.61%) Risk Management
11 24 (7.12%) Data Management
12 23 (6.82%) Wealth Management
13 22 (6.53%) Data Analysis
14 19 (5.64%) KYC
15 18 (5.34%) Data Governance
16 17 (5.04%) Collateral Management
16 17 (5.04%) Programme Management
17 16 (4.75%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (34.42%) SQL
2 93 (27.60%) C#
3 77 (22.85%) PL/SQL
4 75 (22.26%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.97%) C++
6 6 (1.78%) Java
7 4 (1.19%) COBOL
7 4 (1.19%) R
8 3 (0.89%) Scala
9 2 (0.59%) C
10 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.30%) Python
10 1 (0.30%) Ruby
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 102 (30.27%) Degree
2 11 (3.26%) PMI Certification
3 10 (2.97%) PMP
4 4 (1.19%) CISA
4 4 (1.19%) CISM
4 4 (1.19%) CRISC
4 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.89%) ISEB
5 3 (0.89%) MBA
5 3 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.30%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (44.51%) EMIR
2 89 (26.41%) Dodd-Frank
3 54 (16.02%) FATCA
4 21 (6.23%) QA
5 15 (4.45%) Solvency II
6 14 (4.15%) CRD IV
7 12 (3.56%) Data Quality
8 10 (2.97%) SEPA
9 5 (1.48%) Basel III
9 5 (1.48%) COREP
9 5 (1.48%) FINREP
10 4 (1.19%) AIFMD
11 3 (0.89%) Basel II
12 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.30%) UCITS
Vendors
1 82 (24.33%) Microsoft
2 80 (23.74%) Oracle
3 17 (5.04%) Murex
4 13 (3.86%) Ab Initio
4 13 (3.86%) Tableau
5 12 (3.56%) Reuters
6 6 (1.78%) IBM
6 6 (1.78%) Pega
7 4 (1.19%) Cognizant
8 3 (0.89%) Cloudera
8 3 (0.89%) Informatica
8 3 (0.89%) Teradata
8 3 (0.89%) Tradeweb
9 2 (0.59%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.59%) Calypso
9 2 (0.59%) Charles River
9 2 (0.59%) SunGard
10 1 (0.30%) Sophis
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