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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 543 581 606
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +25
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 93 72 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.15% 0.053%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.93% 1.33% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 65 60 23
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £110,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 - -
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
4810 5430 4530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.76% 11.03% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 4307 3639
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £79,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +40 20 £70,000 -8.19% 8
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 118 (84.89%) EMIR
2 89 (64.03%) Finance
3 70 (50.36%) Banking
4 64 (46.04%) Dodd-Frank
5 59 (42.45%) SQL
6 54 (38.85%) Investment Banking
7 50 (35.97%) Business Analysis
8 47 (33.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (25.18%) Project Management
10 33 (23.74%) Degree
11 31 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (22.30%) SAS
11 31 (22.30%) Risk Management
12 29 (20.86%) Derivative
13 25 (17.99%) Financial Institution
13 25 (17.99%) CRD IV
13 25 (17.99%) Tableau
13 25 (17.99%) Analytics
14 24 (17.27%) Data Governance
15 23 (16.55%) Data Analytics
15 23 (16.55%) Mathematics
15 23 (16.55%) Visualisation
15 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (15.83%) Data Modelling
17 21 (15.11%) Data Architecture
17 21 (15.11%) QlikView
17 21 (15.11%) Basel III
18 20 (14.39%) JIRA
18 20 (14.39%) Oracle
18 20 (14.39%) Asset Management

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 31 (22.30%) SAS
2 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.91%) SPSS
3 2 (1.44%) MS Project
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.47%) Summit
2 2 (1.44%) SunGard GMI
2 2 (1.44%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (0.72%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.72%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.72%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.72%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.11%) QlikView
2 16 (11.51%) Spotfire
3 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.60%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.72%) DataStage
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.72%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (14.39%) JIRA
2 15 (10.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.72%) TestDirector
General
1 89 (64.03%) Finance
2 70 (50.36%) Banking
3 54 (38.85%) Investment Banking
4 25 (17.99%) Financial Institution
5 16 (11.51%) Retail
6 14 (10.07%) Back Office
7 7 (5.04%) Front Office
7 7 (5.04%) Legal
8 2 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (32.37%) Analyst
2 40 (28.78%) Business Analyst
3 28 (20.14%) Project Manager
4 12 (8.63%) Data Manager
4 12 (8.63%) Data Analytics Manager
5 9 (6.47%) Test Manager
5 9 (6.47%) Developer
6 8 (5.76%) Banking Business Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Technical Business Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Programme Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Report Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Technical Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Consultant
9 5 (3.60%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) .NET
1 4 (2.88%) XML
1 4 (2.88%) FpML
1 4 (2.88%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (2.16%) HTML
3 2 (1.44%) HTML5
3 2 (1.44%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.44%) Spring
4 1 (0.72%) FIXML
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (20.86%) Derivative
3 23 (16.55%) Mathematics
3 23 (16.55%) Visualisation
4 19 (13.67%) Computer Science
5 16 (11.51%) Equities
6 13 (9.35%) Fixed Income
7 10 (7.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (3.60%) PMI
9 4 (2.88%) Economics
10 3 (2.16%) Reference Data
10 3 (2.16%) Data Extraction
11 2 (1.44%) Open Source
11 2 (1.44%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.44%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.44%) ASIC
11 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.72%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.60%) UNIX
2 2 (1.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.97%) Business Analysis
2 47 (33.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (25.18%) Project Management
4 31 (22.30%) Risk Management
5 25 (17.99%) Analytics
6 24 (17.27%) Data Governance
7 23 (16.55%) Data Analytics
7 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (15.83%) Data Modelling
9 21 (15.11%) Data Architecture
10 20 (14.39%) Asset Management
11 17 (12.23%) Data Analysis
12 14 (10.07%) Programme Management
13 12 (8.63%) PRINCE2
13 12 (8.63%) Investment Management
13 12 (8.63%) Data Cleansing
14 11 (7.91%) ETL
15 10 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (5.76%) Business Development
16 8 (5.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (42.45%) SQL
2 18 (12.95%) Java
3 7 (5.04%) VBA
4 5 (3.60%) C#
5 4 (2.88%) Ruby
6 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.44%) Python
6 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.72%) VB
7 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (23.74%) Degree
2 19 (13.67%) Security Cleared
3 12 (8.63%) PMI Certification
4 9 (6.47%) ISEB
4 9 (6.47%) PMP
5 6 (4.32%) CISSP
5 6 (4.32%) CISA
5 6 (4.32%) CISM
6 5 (3.60%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (84.89%) EMIR
2 64 (46.04%) Dodd-Frank
3 25 (17.99%) CRD IV
4 21 (15.11%) Basel III
5 13 (9.35%) FATCA
6 9 (6.47%) QA
6 9 (6.47%) AIFMD
7 7 (5.04%) Basel II
7 7 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (5.04%) COBIT
8 6 (4.32%) UCITS
9 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 25 (17.99%) Tableau
2 20 (14.39%) Oracle
3 5 (3.60%) SunGard
4 4 (2.88%) Calypso
5 3 (2.16%) Murex
5 3 (2.16%) Informatica
6 2 (1.44%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.72%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.72%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.72%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.72%) Actimize
7 1 (0.72%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.72%) Misys
7 1 (0.72%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.72%) Sybase
7 1 (0.72%) SAP
7 1 (0.72%) IBM
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Salary: 40K - 80k + package and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus , Pension , Gym
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
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London
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + COMMISSION
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London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago