The first table below looks at the demand for MiFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 606 580 603
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 30 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.066% 0.057%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.56% 0.62% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 28
Average salary £85,000 £90,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £70,000 £54,200
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £102,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £52,500
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5334 4684 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.15% 10.58% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4205 3771 4086
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
MiFID
England

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MiFID across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

MiFID Salary Histogram in London

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 67 (65.69%) EMIR
2 55 (53.92%) Banking
3 50 (49.02%) Finance
4 44 (43.14%) Investment Banking
5 42 (41.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 37 (36.27%) Back Office
7 36 (35.29%) Reference Data
8 28 (27.45%) Workflow
9 27 (26.47%) FATCA
10 26 (25.49%) Data Modelling
11 23 (22.55%) SQL
12 19 (18.63%) Business Analysis
13 18 (17.65%) Asset Management
13 18 (17.65%) Project Management
13 18 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (15.69%) Basel III
15 14 (13.73%) Investment Management
15 14 (13.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 14 (13.73%) Risk Management
15 14 (13.73%) Fixed Income
16 13 (12.75%) Equities
17 12 (11.76%) Degree
18 11 (10.78%) Pega
18 11 (10.78%) Process Management
18 11 (10.78%) Bloomberg
18 11 (10.78%) SAP
19 10 (9.80%) UML
19 10 (9.80%) ERP
19 10 (9.80%) MS Visio
19 10 (9.80%) Reuters

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 7 (6.86%) SAS
2 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.96%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.84%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) SPSS
4 2 (1.96%) MS Project
4 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (9.80%) Endur
1 10 (9.80%) ZaiNet
1 10 (9.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 10 (9.80%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (9.80%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (9.80%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 10 (9.80%) Aligne
2 4 (3.92%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.96%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.96%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) WAN
2 1 (0.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) Spotfire
1 3 (2.94%) QlikView
1 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) JIRA
2 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 55 (53.92%) Banking
2 50 (49.02%) Finance
3 44 (43.14%) Investment Banking
4 37 (36.27%) Back Office
5 7 (6.86%) Legal
5 7 (6.86%) Front Office
5 7 (6.86%) Retail
6 6 (5.88%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.92%) Marketing
8 2 (1.96%) Advertising
9 1 (0.98%) Law
9 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (54.90%) Analyst
2 51 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 17 (16.67%) Consultant
4 16 (15.69%) Project Manager
5 11 (10.78%) Lead Business Analyst
5 11 (10.78%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Business Manager
8 6 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
9 5 (4.90%) Data Consultant
9 5 (4.90%) Risk Consultant
9 5 (4.90%) Compliance Consultant
10 4 (3.92%) Architect
10 4 (3.92%) Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.92%) Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 3 (2.94%) Solutions Consultant
11 3 (2.94%) Change Consultant
12 2 (1.96%) Management Consultant
12 2 (1.96%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) J2EE
2 2 (1.96%) FpML
2 2 (1.96%) MDX
3 1 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.98%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.98%) HTML
3 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (35.29%) Reference Data
2 14 (13.73%) Fixed Income
3 13 (12.75%) Equities
4 7 (6.86%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 6 (5.88%) Credit Risk
5 6 (5.88%) Contract for Difference
6 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.90%) Wiki
6 5 (4.90%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.92%) Derivative
8 3 (2.94%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.96%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.98%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.94%) UNIX
2 2 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) Workflow
2 26 (25.49%) Data Modelling
3 19 (18.63%) Business Analysis
4 18 (17.65%) Asset Management
4 18 (17.65%) Project Management
4 18 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (13.73%) Investment Management
5 14 (13.73%) Risk Management
6 11 (10.78%) Process Management
7 10 (9.80%) UML
7 10 (9.80%) ERP
7 10 (9.80%) ETRM
7 10 (9.80%) User Stories
7 10 (9.80%) Wealth Management
8 9 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.82%) BPR
9 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.84%) Use Case
10 7 (6.86%) Analytics
10 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.55%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) C#
3 3 (2.94%) Java
4 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.96%) VBA
4 2 (1.96%) C
4 2 (1.96%) Perl
5 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.98%) C++
5 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) CIMA
2 5 (4.90%) ACCA
3 2 (1.96%) PMP
3 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.96%) MBA
3 2 (1.96%) IIBA
4 1 (0.98%) CBAP
4 1 (0.98%) CRISC
4 1 (0.98%) CISA
4 1 (0.98%) CIPFA
4 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (65.69%) EMIR
2 42 (41.18%) Dodd-Frank
3 27 (26.47%) FATCA
4 16 (15.69%) Basel III
5 14 (13.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (6.86%) CRD IV
7 5 (4.90%) AIFMD
8 4 (3.92%) Basel II
8 4 (3.92%) COREP
9 1 (0.98%) QA
9 1 (0.98%) FINREP
9 1 (0.98%) UCITS
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Pega
1 11 (10.78%) Bloomberg
1 11 (10.78%) SAP
2 10 (9.80%) Reuters
2 10 (9.80%) Murex
2 10 (9.80%) OpenLink
2 10 (9.80%) Brady
2 10 (9.80%) Triple Point
3 6 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 5 (4.90%) Fidessa
4 5 (4.90%) Sybase
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle
5 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.92%) SmartStream
5 4 (3.92%) GoldenSource
5 4 (3.92%) Fujitsu
6 3 (2.94%) Tableau
7 2 (1.96%) JBoss
7 2 (1.96%) SunGard
8 1 (0.98%) Wall Street Systems
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £120000.00 - £150000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London, United Kingdom
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £120000.00 - £150000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago