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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 439 517 655
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +138
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 179 143 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.33% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.76% 2.74% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 141 126 31
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
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
4755 5228 5386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.42% 11.99% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3905 4269 4200
Median salary £60,000 £56,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +27 42 £70,000 +3.70% 7
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 215 (63.80%) Banking
2 211 (62.61%) Finance
3 125 (37.09%) Back Office
4 115 (34.12%) EMIR
5 109 (32.34%) Degree
6 104 (30.86%) Derivative
6 104 (30.86%) Investment Banking
7 103 (30.56%) Project Management
8 84 (24.93%) Business Analysis
9 83 (24.63%) SQL
10 72 (21.36%) Dodd-Frank
11 71 (21.07%) Fixed Income
12 66 (19.58%) Equities
13 64 (18.99%) GAP Analysis
14 60 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
15 58 (17.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 57 (16.91%) C#
17 53 (15.73%) PL/SQL
17 53 (15.73%) .NET
18 52 (15.43%) Windows
19 51 (15.13%) SQL Server
20 50 (14.84%) Oracle
20 50 (14.84%) MS Excel
21 49 (14.54%) Microsoft
22 48 (14.24%) FATCA
23 47 (13.95%) JavaScript
23 47 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 47 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 46 (13.65%) JSON
24 46 (13.65%) Selenium

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 3 (0.89%) SAS
2 1 (0.30%) Apache
2 1 (0.30%) Confluence
2 1 (0.30%) JBoss
2 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 50 (14.84%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (2.97%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.08%) MS Project
4 4 (1.19%) MS Office
5 1 (0.30%) Open Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 47 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 47 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.19%) Big Data
5 4 (1.19%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.89%) MarkLogic
6 3 (0.89%) QlikView
6 3 (0.89%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 46 (13.65%) Selenium
1 46 (13.65%) TeamCity
2 4 (1.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 215 (63.80%) Banking
2 211 (62.61%) Finance
3 125 (37.09%) Back Office
4 104 (30.86%) Investment Banking
5 46 (13.65%) Front Office
6 37 (10.98%) Corporate Banking
7 18 (5.34%) Legal
8 14 (4.15%) Financial Institution
9 11 (3.26%) Advertising
10 6 (1.78%) Retail
11 2 (0.59%) French Language
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Law
12 1 (0.30%) Marketing
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
12 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 178 (52.82%) Analyst
2 169 (50.15%) Business Analyst
3 75 (22.26%) Banking Analyst
4 68 (20.18%) Project Manager
5 64 (18.99%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 60 (17.80%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 57 (16.91%) Developer
8 55 (16.32%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 48 (14.24%) .NET Developer
9 48 (14.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 48 (14.24%) C# Developer
10 46 (13.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 43 (12.76%) ASP Developer
12 42 (12.46%) SQL Developer
13 30 (8.90%) Banking Project Manager
14 24 (7.12%) Business Change Manager
14 24 (7.12%) Business Change Project Manager
15 20 (5.93%) Business Manager
15 20 (5.93%) Consultant
16 19 (5.64%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (15.73%) .NET
2 46 (13.65%) .NET Framework
2 46 (13.65%) AngularJS
2 46 (13.65%) Entity Framework
2 46 (13.65%) jQuery
2 46 (13.65%) JSON
2 46 (13.65%) KnockoutJS
2 46 (13.65%) WCF
3 41 (12.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (3.56%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (1.78%) XML
6 4 (1.19%) FpML
6 4 (1.19%) WPF
7 3 (0.89%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.59%) HTML
9 1 (0.30%) DHTML
9 1 (0.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 104 (30.86%) Derivative
2 71 (21.07%) Fixed Income
3 66 (19.58%) Equities
4 60 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (17.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 45 (13.35%) Market Risk
7 39 (11.57%) OTC Derivatives
8 38 (11.28%) Credit Risk
9 35 (10.39%) Equity Derivative
10 16 (4.75%) Computer Science
11 15 (4.45%) Mathematics
12 14 (4.15%) Fintech
13 12 (3.56%) Reference Data
14 8 (2.37%) Hedge funds
15 7 (2.08%) Physics
16 5 (1.48%) Visualisation
17 3 (0.89%) SWIFT
18 2 (0.59%) Statistics
19 1 (0.30%) Credit Derivative
19 1 (0.30%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 52 (15.43%) Windows
2 8 (2.37%) Linux
3 5 (1.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (30.56%) Project Management
2 84 (24.93%) Business Analysis
3 64 (18.99%) GAP Analysis
4 46 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (13.65%) MVC
4 46 (13.65%) SDLC
4 46 (13.65%) Web Development
5 43 (12.76%) PRINCE2
6 40 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (10.39%) Analytics
8 33 (9.79%) Asset Management
8 33 (9.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (9.20%) Business Transformation
9 31 (9.20%) Target Operating Model
10 26 (7.72%) Wealth Management
11 25 (7.42%) Risk Management
12 23 (6.82%) UML
13 21 (6.23%) Investment Management
14 16 (4.75%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 83 (24.63%) SQL
2 57 (16.91%) C#
3 53 (15.73%) PL/SQL
4 47 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.15%) Java
6 12 (3.56%) C++
7 6 (1.78%) Python
8 3 (0.89%) MATLAB
8 3 (0.89%) R
9 2 (0.59%) VB
10 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.30%) C
10 1 (0.30%) COBOL
10 1 (0.30%) Perl
10 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 109 (32.34%) Degree
2 10 (2.97%) ISEB
3 6 (1.78%) PMP
4 4 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.89%) MBA
6 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.30%) ACCA
7 1 (0.30%) CIMA
7 1 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (34.12%) EMIR
2 72 (21.36%) Dodd-Frank
3 48 (14.24%) FATCA
4 19 (5.64%) QA
5 7 (2.08%) Basel III
5 7 (2.08%) Solvency II
6 6 (1.78%) AIFMD
6 6 (1.78%) UCITS
7 4 (1.19%) COREP
7 4 (1.19%) CRD IV
7 4 (1.19%) FINREP
8 3 (0.89%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.30%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 50 (14.84%) Oracle
2 49 (14.54%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.97%) Murex
4 8 (2.37%) Ab Initio
5 7 (2.08%) Reuters
6 6 (1.78%) ION Trading
7 5 (1.48%) Bloomberg
8 4 (1.19%) Fidessa
8 4 (1.19%) Sophis
9 3 (0.89%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.89%) Informatica
9 3 (0.89%) Tableau
9 3 (0.89%) Teradata
10 1 (0.30%) Avaloq
10 1 (0.30%) Charles River
10 1 (0.30%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.30%) FNZ
10 1 (0.30%) IBM
10 1 (0.30%) Pega
10 1 (0.30%) Vertica
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £500.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + pension + bonus + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago