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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 438 506 649
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +143
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 179 150 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.34% 0.059%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.80% 2.77% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 136 138 25
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,600
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £101,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
4714 5407 5641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.21% 12.30% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3853 4395 4397
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +39 47 £77,500 +10.71% 14
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 224 (63.28%) Banking
2 215 (60.73%) Finance
3 134 (37.85%) EMIR
4 125 (35.31%) Back Office
5 121 (34.18%) Derivative
6 113 (31.92%) Degree
7 100 (28.25%) Investment Banking
8 99 (27.97%) SQL
9 94 (26.55%) Project Management
10 83 (23.45%) Dodd-Frank
11 81 (22.88%) Business Analysis
12 74 (20.90%) C#
12 74 (20.90%) Fixed Income
13 72 (20.34%) Equities
14 70 (19.77%) .NET
15 69 (19.49%) Analytical Skills
16 66 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 66 (18.64%) SQL Server
17 65 (18.36%) PL/SQL
18 64 (18.08%) Microsoft
19 62 (17.51%) Oracle
19 62 (17.51%) Windows
19 62 (17.51%) WCF
19 62 (17.51%) Continuous Integration
19 62 (17.51%) Web Development
19 62 (17.51%) AngularJS
20 59 (16.67%) JavaScript
20 59 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
20 59 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 59 (16.67%) .NET Framework

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 (0.85%) SAS
2 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 51 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.98%) MS Project
5 3 (0.85%) MS Office
6 1 (0.28%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 59 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 59 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.85%) MarkLogic
3 3 (0.85%) QlikView
3 3 (0.85%) Spotfire
3 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (16.67%) Selenium
1 59 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 224 (63.28%) Banking
2 215 (60.73%) Finance
3 125 (35.31%) Back Office
4 100 (28.25%) Investment Banking
5 40 (11.30%) Front Office
6 32 (9.04%) Corporate Banking
7 16 (4.52%) Legal
8 15 (4.24%) Financial Institution
9 9 (2.54%) Advertising
10 6 (1.69%) Retail
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Marketing
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 186 (52.54%) Analyst
2 175 (49.44%) Business Analyst
3 79 (22.32%) Banking Analyst
4 70 (19.77%) Developer
5 66 (18.64%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 63 (17.80%) C# Developer
7 62 (17.51%) .NET Developer
7 62 (17.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 61 (17.23%) Project Manager
9 59 (16.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 56 (15.82%) Regulatory Business Analyst
11 51 (14.41%) SQL Developer
12 47 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 41 (11.58%) ASP Developer
14 29 (8.19%) Banking Project Manager
15 19 (5.37%) Business Change Manager
15 19 (5.37%) Business Change Project Manager
15 19 (5.37%) Technical Analyst
15 19 (5.37%) Technical Business Analyst
16 18 (5.08%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (19.77%) .NET
2 62 (17.51%) AngularJS
2 62 (17.51%) WCF
3 59 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 59 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 59 (16.67%) jQuery
3 59 (16.67%) JSON
3 59 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 41 (11.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (4.52%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (2.26%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (1.98%) XML
8 4 (1.13%) HTML
9 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (0.85%) HTML5
9 3 (0.85%) Node.js
10 1 (0.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 121 (34.18%) Derivative
2 74 (20.90%) Fixed Income
3 72 (20.34%) Equities
4 69 (19.49%) Analytical Skills
5 66 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 46 (12.99%) OTC Derivatives
7 45 (12.71%) Market Risk
8 43 (12.15%) Equity Derivative
9 42 (11.86%) Credit Risk
10 16 (4.52%) Computer Science
11 14 (3.95%) Mathematics
12 13 (3.67%) Reference Data
13 12 (3.39%) Fintech
14 6 (1.69%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.69%) Physics
15 3 (0.85%) SWIFT
16 2 (0.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 2 (0.56%) Statistics
16 2 (0.56%) Swaptions
17 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 62 (17.51%) Windows
2 9 (2.54%) Unix
3 6 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (26.55%) Project Management
2 81 (22.88%) Business Analysis
3 62 (17.51%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (17.51%) Web Development
4 59 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 49 (13.84%) MVC
5 49 (13.84%) SDLC
6 44 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (11.30%) Analytics
8 36 (10.17%) Asset Management
9 33 (9.32%) PRINCE2
10 32 (9.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 29 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (7.34%) Risk Management
12 26 (7.34%) Wealth Management
13 23 (6.50%) Target Operating Model
14 22 (6.21%) Business Transformation
14 22 (6.21%) UML
15 21 (5.93%) Investment Management
16 20 (5.65%) Collateral Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (27.97%) SQL
2 74 (20.90%) C#
3 65 (18.36%) PL/SQL
4 59 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.52%) Java
6 14 (3.95%) C++
7 5 (1.41%) Python
8 4 (1.13%) COBOL
9 3 (0.85%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.85%) R
9 3 (0.85%) Scala
10 2 (0.56%) VB
11 1 (0.28%) C
11 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 113 (31.92%) Degree
2 9 (2.54%) ISEB
3 8 (2.26%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.98%) PMP
5 3 (0.85%) MBA
6 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.28%) ACCA
7 1 (0.28%) CFA
7 1 (0.28%) CIMA
7 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (37.85%) EMIR
2 83 (23.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 56 (15.82%) FATCA
4 26 (7.34%) QA
5 8 (2.26%) Solvency II
6 7 (1.98%) Basel III
7 5 (1.41%) AIFMD
8 4 (1.13%) COREP
8 4 (1.13%) CRD IV
8 4 (1.13%) FINREP
8 4 (1.13%) UCITS
9 3 (0.85%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.28%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 64 (18.08%) Microsoft
2 62 (17.51%) Oracle
3 13 (3.67%) Murex
4 12 (3.39%) Ab Initio
5 11 (3.11%) Reuters
6 6 (1.69%) ION Trading
7 5 (1.41%) Sophis
8 4 (1.13%) IBM
8 4 (1.13%) Pega
9 3 (0.85%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.85%) Informatica
9 3 (0.85%) Tableau
9 3 (0.85%) Teradata
9 3 (0.85%) Tradeweb
10 2 (0.56%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.28%) Avaloq
11 1 (0.28%) Charles River
11 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.28%) Fidessa
11 1 (0.28%) FNZ
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £115000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £60000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65 - £85 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago