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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 484 531 651
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +120
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 160 140 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.31% 0.094%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.49% 2.71% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 118 117 40
Median salary £70,000 £72,500 £86,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £57,400
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
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
4589 5169 6007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.54% 11.53% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 4227 4742
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +28 22 £80,000 +23.07% 12
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 216 (66.26%) Banking
2 203 (62.27%) Finance
3 136 (41.72%) EMIR
4 127 (38.96%) Back Office
5 118 (36.20%) Derivative
6 103 (31.60%) SQL
7 102 (31.29%) Degree
8 100 (30.67%) Investment Banking
9 85 (26.07%) Dodd-Frank
10 84 (25.77%) C#
11 79 (24.23%) .NET
11 79 (24.23%) Project Management
12 74 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
13 68 (20.86%) WCF
13 68 (20.86%) AngularJS
14 67 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (20.55%) Business Analysis
14 67 (20.55%) Web Development
14 67 (20.55%) Microsoft
14 67 (20.55%) SQL Server
14 67 (20.55%) Windows
15 66 (20.25%) PL/SQL
15 66 (20.25%) Oracle
15 66 (20.25%) Fixed Income
16 65 (19.94%) Equities
17 64 (19.63%) JavaScript
17 64 (19.63%) JSON
17 64 (19.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 64 (19.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 64 (19.63%) TeamCity

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 7 (2.15%) SAS
2 4 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.53%) MS Project
4 4 (1.23%) SPSS
5 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Algo Collateral
1 1 (0.31%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.61%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 64 (19.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 64 (19.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.15%) QlikView
3 7 (2.15%) Spotfire
4 3 (0.92%) MarkLogic
4 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (19.63%) Selenium
1 64 (19.63%) TeamCity
2 7 (2.15%) JIRA
3 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 216 (66.26%) Banking
2 203 (62.27%) Finance
3 127 (38.96%) Back Office
4 100 (30.67%) Investment Banking
5 30 (9.20%) Front Office
6 26 (7.98%) Corporate Banking
7 19 (5.83%) Legal
8 16 (4.91%) Financial Institution
9 8 (2.45%) Retail
10 5 (1.53%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.31%) French Language
12 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 163 (50.00%) Analyst
2 151 (46.32%) Business Analyst
3 75 (23.01%) Banking Analyst
3 75 (23.01%) Developer
4 69 (21.17%) C# Developer
5 67 (20.55%) .NET Developer
5 67 (20.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 61 (18.71%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 56 (17.18%) Project Manager
7 56 (17.18%) SQL Developer
8 52 (15.95%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 46 (14.11%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 33 (10.12%) SSIS Developer
11 32 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 27 (8.28%) ASP Developer
13 19 (5.83%) Banking Project Manager
14 17 (5.21%) Business Manager
15 16 (4.91%) Consultant
15 16 (4.91%) Derivatives Business Analyst
15 16 (4.91%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (24.23%) .NET
2 68 (20.86%) AngularJS
2 68 (20.86%) WCF
3 64 (19.63%) .NET Framework
3 64 (19.63%) Entity Framework
3 64 (19.63%) jQuery
3 64 (19.63%) JSON
3 64 (19.63%) KnockoutJS
4 35 (10.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (4.60%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (2.45%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (2.15%) XML
8 5 (1.53%) HTML
9 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (0.92%) HTML5
9 3 (0.92%) Node.js
10 1 (0.31%) CSS
10 1 (0.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 118 (36.20%) Derivative
2 74 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (20.25%) Fixed Income
4 65 (19.94%) Equities
5 57 (17.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 45 (13.80%) Market Risk
6 45 (13.80%) OTC Derivatives
7 43 (13.19%) Credit Risk
8 41 (12.58%) Equity Derivative
9 19 (5.83%) Computer Science
10 10 (3.07%) Reference Data
11 9 (2.76%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.84%) Fintech
13 4 (1.23%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.23%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.92%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.92%) Physics
14 3 (0.92%) SWIFT
15 2 (0.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 2 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 67 (20.55%) Windows
2 7 (2.15%) Unix
3 6 (1.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (24.23%) Project Management
2 67 (20.55%) Business Analysis
2 67 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
2 67 (20.55%) Web Development
3 50 (15.34%) MVC
4 48 (14.72%) SDLC
5 45 (13.80%) Analytics
6 42 (12.88%) GAP Analysis
7 39 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (9.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (8.28%) Risk Management
10 23 (7.06%) Asset Management
10 23 (7.06%) PRINCE2
10 23 (7.06%) Wealth Management
11 21 (6.44%) Collateral Management
11 21 (6.44%) KYC
12 18 (5.52%) Programme Management
13 17 (5.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 16 (4.91%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (31.60%) SQL
2 84 (25.77%) C#
3 66 (20.25%) PL/SQL
4 64 (19.63%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.29%) Java
6 13 (3.99%) C++
7 6 (1.84%) R
8 4 (1.23%) COBOL
9 3 (0.92%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.92%) Python
9 3 (0.92%) Scala
10 2 (0.61%) C
11 1 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 102 (31.29%) Degree
2 11 (3.37%) PMI Certification
3 10 (3.07%) PMP
4 4 (1.23%) ISEB
4 4 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.92%) MBA
6 1 (0.31%) CFA
6 1 (0.31%) CISA
6 1 (0.31%) CISM
6 1 (0.31%) CRISC
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (41.72%) EMIR
2 85 (26.07%) Dodd-Frank
3 54 (16.56%) FATCA
4 25 (7.67%) QA
5 12 (3.68%) Solvency II
6 8 (2.45%) CRD IV
7 7 (2.15%) AIFMD
8 6 (1.84%) Basel III
8 6 (1.84%) Data Quality
9 4 (1.23%) COREP
9 4 (1.23%) FINREP
9 4 (1.23%) SEPA
9 4 (1.23%) UCITS
10 1 (0.31%) Basel II
10 1 (0.31%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 67 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 66 (20.25%) Oracle
3 16 (4.91%) Murex
4 13 (3.99%) Ab Initio
5 12 (3.68%) Reuters
6 7 (2.15%) Tableau
7 6 (1.84%) IBM
7 6 (1.84%) Pega
8 4 (1.23%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.92%) Charles River
9 3 (0.92%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.92%) Informatica
9 3 (0.92%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.92%) Teradata
9 3 (0.92%) Tradeweb
10 2 (0.61%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.31%) Avaloq
11 1 (0.31%) Calypso
11 1 (0.31%) Sophis
11 1 (0.31%) SunGard
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 95,000 + bonus (20-30%) + pension + healthcare + life insuranc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago