The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 490 624 604
Rank change year-on-year
+134 -20
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 137 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.070% 0.043%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.92% 0.63% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 115 29 18
Average salary £75,000 £87,500 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,500 £72,800
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £96,000 £104,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
-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
4693 5598 4506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.68% 11.26% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3845 4389 3669
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

MiFID Salary Histogram in London

MiFID
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +94 42 £70,000 -17.64% 11
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 161 (78.54%) EMIR
2 120 (58.54%) Finance
3 105 (51.22%) Banking
4 95 (46.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 71 (34.63%) SQL
6 66 (32.20%) Investment Banking
7 62 (30.24%) Business Analysis
8 55 (26.83%) Project Management
8 55 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (17.56%) Risk Management
10 32 (15.61%) SAS
10 32 (15.61%) Degree
10 32 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (15.12%) Financial Institution
12 30 (14.63%) CRD IV
13 28 (13.66%) Derivative
13 28 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (13.17%) Oracle
14 27 (13.17%) PRINCE2
14 27 (13.17%) Analytics
15 26 (12.68%) Data Architecture
15 26 (12.68%) Tableau
15 26 (12.68%) Back Office
16 24 (11.71%) Data Governance
16 24 (11.71%) Data Analytics
16 24 (11.71%) JIRA
17 23 (11.22%) Mathematics
17 23 (11.22%) Visualisation
17 23 (11.22%) Equities
17 23 (11.22%) Java

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 32 (15.61%) SAS
2 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (8.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.37%) SPSS
3 6 (2.93%) MS Project
4 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.37%) Summit
2 5 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.95%) Algo Collateral
4 2 (0.98%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.49%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.49%) PolarLake
5 1 (0.49%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.49%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.93%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.73%) QlikView
2 16 (7.80%) Spotfire
3 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.95%) PowerCenter
5 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.98%) Big Data
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.49%) DataStage
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 24 (11.71%) JIRA
2 19 (9.27%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.49%) TestDirector
General
1 120 (58.54%) Finance
2 105 (51.22%) Banking
3 66 (32.20%) Investment Banking
4 31 (15.12%) Financial Institution
5 26 (12.68%) Back Office
6 18 (8.78%) Retail
7 13 (6.34%) Front Office
8 9 (4.39%) Legal
9 4 (1.95%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Marketing
10 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (39.51%) Analyst
2 71 (34.63%) Business Analyst
3 42 (20.49%) Project Manager
4 18 (8.78%) Developer
4 18 (8.78%) Banking Business Analyst
5 12 (5.85%) Data Manager
5 12 (5.85%) Data Analytics Manager
6 9 (4.39%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 9 (4.39%) Technical Manager
6 9 (4.39%) Technical Project Manager
7 8 (3.90%) Consultant
7 8 (3.90%) Test Manager
8 7 (3.41%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.41%) Java Developer
8 7 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (3.41%) Business Project Manager
8 7 (3.41%) Business Manager
8 7 (3.41%) IT Business Analyst
8 7 (3.41%) MiFID Business Analyst
8 7 (3.41%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.88%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (3.90%) HTML
3 7 (3.41%) Spring
3 7 (3.41%) HTML5
3 7 (3.41%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.95%) .NET
5 2 (0.98%) XML
5 2 (0.98%) FpML
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.49%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (13.66%) Derivative
3 23 (11.22%) Equities
3 23 (11.22%) Mathematics
3 23 (11.22%) Visualisation
4 19 (9.27%) Computer Science
5 17 (8.29%) Fixed Income
6 11 (5.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.93%) PMI
7 6 (2.93%) Reference Data
8 5 (2.44%) Economics
9 4 (1.95%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.95%) DTCC
10 3 (1.46%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.98%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.98%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.98%) ASIC
11 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.49%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.88%) UNIX
2 7 (3.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.24%) Business Analysis
2 55 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 55 (26.83%) Project Management
3 36 (17.56%) Risk Management
4 28 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (13.17%) PRINCE2
5 27 (13.17%) Analytics
6 26 (12.68%) Data Architecture
7 24 (11.71%) Data Governance
7 24 (11.71%) Data Analytics
8 23 (11.22%) Data Modelling
9 21 (10.24%) Data Analysis
10 17 (8.29%) Asset Management
10 17 (8.29%) Programme Management
11 16 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (7.80%) SDLC
11 16 (7.80%) Dashboard Development
12 15 (7.32%) ETL
13 14 (6.83%) Wealth Management
14 13 (6.34%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (34.63%) SQL
2 23 (11.22%) Java
3 7 (3.41%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.44%) VBA
5 4 (1.95%) C#
5 4 (1.95%) Ruby
6 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.49%) Python
7 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (15.61%) Degree
2 21 (10.24%) PMI Certification
3 19 (9.27%) Security Cleared
4 16 (7.80%) PMP
5 12 (5.85%) ISEB
6 7 (3.41%) CISSP
6 7 (3.41%) CISA
6 7 (3.41%) CISM
7 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.98%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.49%) IIBA
9 1 (0.49%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (78.54%) EMIR
2 95 (46.34%) Dodd-Frank
3 30 (14.63%) CRD IV
4 22 (10.73%) Basel III
5 20 (9.76%) FATCA
6 8 (3.90%) Basel II
6 8 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (3.90%) COBIT
7 6 (2.93%) QA
7 6 (2.93%) AIFMD
8 5 (2.44%) COREP
9 2 (0.98%) UCITS
10 1 (0.49%) FINREP
10 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 27 (13.17%) Oracle
2 26 (12.68%) Tableau
3 11 (5.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.41%) SunGard
4 7 (3.41%) Informatica
5 6 (2.93%) Calypso
6 5 (2.44%) Murex
7 2 (0.98%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.49%) SimCorp
8 1 (0.49%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.49%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.49%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.49%) Charles River
8 1 (0.49%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.49%) Misys
8 1 (0.49%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.49%) Sybase
8 1 (0.49%) SAP
8 1 (0.49%) IBM
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