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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 403 461 616
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +155
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 201 200 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.46% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.63% 3.94% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 175 162 43
Median salary £75,000 £72,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,250 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -7.50%
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
4337 5073 5191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.25% 11.60% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3579 4066 4161
Median salary £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +6.02%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +45 42 £80,000 +3.22% 12
Teddington - 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 (61.58%) Finance
2 231 (60.79%) Banking
3 122 (32.11%) Investment Banking
4 120 (31.58%) Project Management
5 114 (30.00%) Back Office
6 112 (29.47%) Business Analysis
7 110 (28.95%) EMIR
8 94 (24.74%) Degree
9 89 (23.42%) SQL
10 81 (21.32%) Front Office
10 81 (21.32%) Derivative
11 67 (17.63%) PRINCE2
12 64 (16.84%) Fixed Income
12 64 (16.84%) SDLC
13 58 (15.26%) Dodd-Frank
14 55 (14.47%) Equities
14 55 (14.47%) GAP Analysis
15 52 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (13.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 49 (12.89%) Wealth Management
18 47 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
18 47 (12.37%) Market Risk
19 45 (11.84%) Investment Management
20 44 (11.58%) Asset Management
20 44 (11.58%) C#
21 42 (11.05%) .NET
22 41 (10.79%) MS Excel
23 39 (10.26%) Corporate Banking
23 39 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
23 39 (10.26%) Windows

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 2 (0.53%) Apache
1 2 (0.53%) Confluence
2 1 (0.26%) IIS
2 1 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 41 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.58%) MS Project
5 5 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Front Arena
1 3 (0.79%) Kondor
1 3 (0.79%) Orchestrade
1 3 (0.79%) Summit
2 1 (0.26%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.26%) DWDM
1 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.26%) FTP
1 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
1 1 (0.26%) LDAP
1 1 (0.26%) Network Security
1 1 (0.26%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (6.32%) Big Data
4 22 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (3.95%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.68%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.68%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.05%) DB2
9 3 (0.79%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.53%) MySQL
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 31 (8.16%) TeamCity
2 27 (7.11%) Selenium
3 5 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.05%) Concordion
4 4 (1.05%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.05%) FitNesse
4 4 (1.05%) Gradle
4 4 (1.05%) JBehave
5 2 (0.53%) JIRA
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 234 (61.58%) Finance
2 231 (60.79%) Banking
3 122 (32.11%) Investment Banking
4 114 (30.00%) Back Office
5 81 (21.32%) Front Office
6 39 (10.26%) Corporate Banking
7 21 (5.53%) Legal
8 20 (5.26%) Advertising
9 12 (3.16%) Financial Institution
10 8 (2.11%) Retail
11 7 (1.84%) Private Banking
12 6 (1.58%) French Language
12 6 (1.58%) Marketing
13 4 (1.05%) Spanish Language
13 4 (1.05%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.79%) Prime Brokerage
15 2 (0.53%) Law
15 2 (0.53%) Publishing
15 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 186 (48.95%) Analyst
2 180 (47.37%) Business Analyst
3 81 (21.32%) Project Manager
4 71 (18.68%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 69 (18.16%) Banking Analyst
6 65 (17.11%) Developer
7 46 (12.11%) Regulatory Business Analyst
8 45 (11.84%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 40 (10.53%) .NET Developer
9 40 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (10.53%) C# Developer
10 37 (9.74%) SQL Developer
11 31 (8.16%) Banking Business Analyst
11 31 (8.16%) Banking Project Manager
12 27 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 26 (6.84%) Consultant
14 24 (6.32%) ASP Developer
14 24 (6.32%) Business Change Manager
14 24 (6.32%) Business Change Project Manager
15 23 (6.05%) MiFID Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.05%) .NET
2 31 (8.16%) JSON
3 29 (7.63%) AngularJS
3 29 (7.63%) jQuery
4 28 (7.37%) WCF
5 27 (7.11%) .NET Framework
5 27 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (7.11%) Entity Framework
5 27 (7.11%) KnockoutJS
6 24 (6.32%) FIX Protocol
7 16 (4.21%) XML
8 14 (3.68%) WPF
9 5 (1.32%) HTML
9 5 (1.32%) REST
10 4 (1.05%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.05%) FpML
10 4 (1.05%) Guice
10 4 (1.05%) Lambda Expressions
10 4 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 81 (21.32%) Derivative
2 64 (16.84%) Fixed Income
3 55 (14.47%) Equities
4 50 (13.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 47 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (12.37%) Market Risk
6 33 (8.68%) Credit Risk
7 27 (7.11%) OTC Derivatives
8 19 (5.00%) Fintech
9 16 (4.21%) Equity Derivative
9 16 (4.21%) Reference Data
10 14 (3.68%) Computer Science
10 14 (3.68%) Visualisation
11 13 (3.42%) Mathematics
12 11 (2.89%) Hedge funds
13 10 (2.63%) Physics
14 6 (1.58%) Exotic Derivative
14 6 (1.58%) PMI
15 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
16 1 (0.26%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.26%) Windows
2 9 (2.37%) Linux
3 8 (2.11%) Unix
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (31.58%) Project Management
2 112 (29.47%) Business Analysis
3 67 (17.63%) PRINCE2
4 64 (16.84%) SDLC
5 55 (14.47%) GAP Analysis
6 52 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (12.89%) Wealth Management
8 45 (11.84%) Investment Management
9 44 (11.58%) Asset Management
10 39 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (9.47%) Target Operating Model
12 34 (8.95%) UML
13 32 (8.42%) Risk Management
14 31 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (7.63%) Business Transformation
15 29 (7.63%) Web Development
16 27 (7.11%) MVC
17 22 (5.79%) Waterfall
18 20 (5.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (23.42%) SQL
2 44 (11.58%) C#
3 35 (9.21%) PL/SQL
4 30 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 21 (5.53%) C++
6 20 (5.26%) Java
7 6 (1.58%) MATLAB
7 6 (1.58%) Python
7 6 (1.58%) R
7 6 (1.58%) VB
8 4 (1.05%) Perl
9 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) C
10 1 (0.26%) ES6
10 1 (0.26%) PHP
10 1 (0.26%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) Scala
10 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 94 (24.74%) Degree
2 21 (5.53%) PMP
3 20 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.89%) ISEB
4 11 (2.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.79%) ACCA
5 3 (0.79%) CIMA
6 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (28.95%) EMIR
2 58 (15.26%) Dodd-Frank
3 36 (9.47%) FATCA
4 11 (2.89%) QA
5 9 (2.37%) AIFMD
5 9 (2.37%) Solvency II
5 9 (2.37%) UCITS
6 5 (1.32%) Basel III
7 1 (0.26%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.05%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 30 (7.89%) Microsoft
1 30 (7.89%) Oracle
2 8 (2.11%) Bloomberg
2 8 (2.11%) ION Trading
3 7 (1.84%) Fidessa
4 6 (1.58%) Murex
5 5 (1.32%) Sophis
6 3 (0.79%) Calypso
6 3 (0.79%) Reuters
6 3 (0.79%) SunGard
6 3 (0.79%) Wall Street Systems
7 2 (0.53%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.53%) FINRA
8 1 (0.26%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.26%) Avaloq
8 1 (0.26%) Charles River
8 1 (0.26%) FNZ
8 1 (0.26%) Vertica
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefit package+bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
NPL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £51,296
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South West London
World First
Salary: + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 21 days ago