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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 478 616 590
Rank change year-on-year
+138 -26
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 145 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.063% 0.065%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.01% 0.56% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 137 27 27
Average salary £75,000 £85,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,500 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,000 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
-39.28% -
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
4818 5362 4706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.91% 11.20% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3925 4221 3793
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 64 £70,000 - 11
Docklands, London - 1 £95,000 -
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 184 (77.31%) EMIR
2 147 (61.76%) Finance
3 133 (55.88%) Banking
4 113 (47.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 80 (33.61%) Investment Banking
6 77 (32.35%) SQL
6 77 (32.35%) Project Management
7 71 (29.83%) Business Analysis
8 58 (24.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (19.33%) Derivative
10 45 (18.91%) Back Office
10 45 (18.91%) Financial Institution
11 38 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (15.97%) PRINCE2
12 36 (15.13%) Risk Management
13 34 (14.29%) Degree
13 34 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (13.87%) CRD IV
14 33 (13.87%) SAS
15 31 (13.03%) Data Analysis
16 30 (12.61%) Analytics
17 29 (12.18%) Tableau
18 27 (11.34%) Data Governance
18 27 (11.34%) Data Analytics
19 26 (10.92%) Data Architecture
19 26 (10.92%) Visualisation
20 25 (10.50%) SDLC
20 25 (10.50%) Oracle
21 24 (10.08%) Microsoft
21 24 (10.08%) Retail

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 33 (13.87%) SAS
2 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.14%) MS Project
3 14 (5.88%) SPSS
4 3 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.62%) Summit
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.10%) Algo Collateral
3 2 (0.84%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.42%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.42%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.42%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.24%) QlikView
2 19 (7.98%) Spotfire
3 7 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.10%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.68%) PowerCenter
6 2 (0.84%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.84%) Big Data
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.42%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.42%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 18 (7.56%) JIRA
2 17 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.78%) Git (software)
General
1 147 (61.76%) Finance
2 133 (55.88%) Banking
3 80 (33.61%) Investment Banking
4 45 (18.91%) Financial Institution
4 45 (18.91%) Back Office
5 24 (10.08%) Front Office
5 24 (10.08%) Retail
6 10 (4.20%) Legal
7 4 (1.68%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.26%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (35.29%) Analyst
2 69 (28.99%) Business Analyst
3 60 (25.21%) Project Manager
4 25 (10.50%) Banking Business Analyst
5 19 (7.98%) Developer
6 15 (6.30%) Data Manager
6 15 (6.30%) Data Analytics Manager
7 13 (5.46%) Consultant
8 9 (3.78%) Technical Project Manager
8 9 (3.78%) Technical Manager
8 9 (3.78%) Solutions Analyst
8 9 (3.78%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (2.94%) Business Project Manager
9 7 (2.94%) Business Manager
9 7 (2.94%) Senior Developer
9 7 (2.94%) Java Developer
9 7 (2.94%) Core Java Developer
10 6 (2.52%) Senior Business Analyst
10 6 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.62%) .NET
2 9 (3.78%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (3.36%) HTML
4 7 (2.94%) HTML5
4 7 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 7 (2.94%) Spring
5 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.26%) FpML
6 3 (1.26%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.84%) XML
8 1 (0.42%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.33%) Derivative
2 34 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (10.92%) Visualisation
4 24 (10.08%) Equities
5 23 (9.66%) Mathematics
6 22 (9.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (7.98%) Computer Science
8 16 (6.72%) Reference Data
8 16 (6.72%) Fixed Income
9 12 (5.04%) Market Risk
10 7 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (2.52%) PMI
12 5 (2.10%) Economics
13 4 (1.68%) DTCC
13 4 (1.68%) Hedge funds
14 3 (1.26%) Data Extraction
15 2 (0.84%) Data Integration
15 2 (0.84%) Credit Risk
15 2 (0.84%) ASIC
15 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.20%) UNIX
2 7 (2.94%) Linux
3 6 (2.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (32.35%) Project Management
2 71 (29.83%) Business Analysis
3 58 (24.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (15.97%) PRINCE2
5 36 (15.13%) Risk Management
6 31 (13.03%) Data Analysis
7 30 (12.61%) Analytics
8 27 (11.34%) Data Governance
8 27 (11.34%) Data Analytics
9 26 (10.92%) Data Architecture
10 25 (10.50%) SDLC
11 23 (9.66%) Data Modelling
12 20 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (7.98%) Scrum
13 19 (7.98%) Dashboard Development
14 17 (7.14%) Software Delivery
14 17 (7.14%) User Stories
14 17 (7.14%) Programme Management
14 17 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (32.35%) SQL
2 21 (8.82%) Java
3 7 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.10%) C#
5 4 (1.68%) C
5 4 (1.68%) VBA
5 4 (1.68%) Ruby
6 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.42%) Python
7 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (14.29%) Degree
2 22 (9.24%) PMI Certification
3 19 (7.98%) Security Cleared
4 16 (6.72%) PMP
5 12 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (4.20%) ISEB
7 6 (2.52%) CISSP
7 6 (2.52%) CISA
7 6 (2.52%) CISM
8 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.42%) IIBA
9 1 (0.42%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (77.31%) EMIR
2 113 (47.48%) Dodd-Frank
3 33 (13.87%) CRD IV
4 22 (9.24%) FATCA
5 21 (8.82%) Basel III
6 7 (2.94%) Basel II
6 7 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (2.94%) COBIT
7 6 (2.52%) QA
7 6 (2.52%) AIFMD
8 5 (2.10%) COREP
9 2 (0.84%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.42%) FINREP
10 1 (0.42%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (12.18%) Tableau
2 25 (10.50%) Oracle
3 24 (10.08%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.36%) SunGard
5 7 (2.94%) Informatica
6 6 (2.52%) HP
6 6 (2.52%) Murex
6 6 (2.52%) Calypso
7 4 (1.68%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.84%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.42%) SimCorp
9 1 (0.42%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.42%) Charles River
9 1 (0.42%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.42%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.42%) Misys
9 1 (0.42%) Sybase
9 1 (0.42%) SAP
9 1 (0.42%) IBM
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 + Package and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus package (inc bonus)
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k to £120k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago