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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 459 540 660
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +120
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 164 139 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.31% 0.062%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.53% 2.65% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 125 126 27
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -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
4650 5238 5792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.82% 11.80% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3820 4259 4548
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,274 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +4.38%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +30 39 £80,000 +14.28% 10
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 208 (64.60%) Banking
2 205 (63.66%) Finance
3 127 (39.44%) EMIR
4 114 (35.40%) Derivative
5 109 (33.85%) Back Office
6 107 (33.23%) Degree
7 100 (31.06%) Investment Banking
8 91 (28.26%) SQL
9 83 (25.78%) Project Management
10 80 (24.84%) Dodd-Frank
11 72 (22.36%) Business Analysis
12 71 (22.05%) C#
13 69 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
14 67 (20.81%) Fixed Income
14 67 (20.81%) Equities
15 66 (20.50%) .NET
16 59 (18.32%) SQL Server
17 58 (18.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 56 (17.39%) WCF
18 56 (17.39%) AngularJS
19 55 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
19 55 (17.08%) Web Development
19 55 (17.08%) Microsoft
19 55 (17.08%) Windows
20 54 (16.77%) PL/SQL
20 54 (16.77%) Oracle
21 53 (16.46%) FATCA
22 52 (16.15%) KnockoutJS
22 52 (16.15%) Entity Framework
22 52 (16.15%) JavaScript

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 5 (1.55%) SAS
2 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (12.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.55%) MS Project
5 2 (0.62%) SPSS
6 1 (0.31%) MS Office
6 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.62%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 52 (16.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 52 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.55%) QlikView
3 5 (1.55%) Spotfire
4 3 (0.93%) MarkLogic
4 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (16.15%) Selenium
1 52 (16.15%) TeamCity
2 7 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 208 (64.60%) Banking
2 205 (63.66%) Finance
3 109 (33.85%) Back Office
4 100 (31.06%) Investment Banking
5 34 (10.56%) Front Office
6 28 (8.70%) Corporate Banking
7 16 (4.97%) Financial Institution
7 16 (4.97%) Legal
8 6 (1.86%) Retail
9 5 (1.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.31%) French Language
11 1 (0.31%) Law
11 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 165 (51.24%) Analyst
2 157 (48.76%) Business Analyst
3 73 (22.67%) Banking Analyst
4 66 (20.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 64 (19.88%) Developer
6 59 (18.32%) Project Manager
7 57 (17.70%) C# Developer
8 55 (17.08%) .NET Developer
8 55 (17.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 49 (15.22%) Regulatory Business Analyst
10 47 (14.60%) MiFID Business Analyst
11 44 (13.66%) SQL Developer
12 37 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 31 (9.63%) ASP Developer
14 23 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
15 16 (4.97%) Business Manager
15 16 (4.97%) Derivatives Business Analyst
15 16 (4.97%) SSIS Developer
16 15 (4.66%) Business Change Project Manager
16 15 (4.66%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (20.50%) .NET
2 56 (17.39%) AngularJS
2 56 (17.39%) WCF
3 52 (16.15%) .NET Framework
3 52 (16.15%) Entity Framework
3 52 (16.15%) jQuery
3 52 (16.15%) JSON
3 52 (16.15%) KnockoutJS
4 31 (9.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (4.97%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (2.48%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (2.48%) XML
7 5 (1.55%) HTML
8 3 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (0.93%) HTML5
8 3 (0.93%) Node.js
9 1 (0.31%) Middleware
9 1 (0.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 114 (35.40%) Derivative
2 69 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (20.81%) Equities
3 67 (20.81%) Fixed Income
4 58 (18.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 46 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives
6 44 (13.66%) Market Risk
7 43 (13.35%) Credit Risk
8 37 (11.49%) Equity Derivative
9 15 (4.66%) Computer Science
10 11 (3.42%) Mathematics
10 11 (3.42%) Reference Data
11 9 (2.80%) Fintech
12 5 (1.55%) Physics
13 3 (0.93%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.93%) SWIFT
14 2 (0.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 2 (0.62%) Statistics
14 2 (0.62%) Swaptions
14 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.08%) Windows
2 7 (2.17%) Unix
3 6 (1.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (25.78%) Project Management
2 72 (22.36%) Business Analysis
3 55 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
3 55 (17.08%) Web Development
4 51 (15.84%) GAP Analysis
5 49 (15.22%) SDLC
6 42 (13.04%) Analytics
6 42 (13.04%) MVC
7 40 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (10.25%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (10.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (9.01%) Asset Management
10 25 (7.76%) PRINCE2
10 25 (7.76%) Risk Management
11 22 (6.83%) Wealth Management
12 21 (6.52%) KYC
13 20 (6.21%) Collateral Management
14 19 (5.90%) UML
15 18 (5.59%) Target Operating Model
15 18 (5.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 91 (28.26%) SQL
2 71 (22.05%) C#
3 54 (16.77%) PL/SQL
4 52 (16.15%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.97%) Java
6 14 (4.35%) C++
7 4 (1.24%) COBOL
7 4 (1.24%) R
8 3 (0.93%) MATLAB
8 3 (0.93%) Python
8 3 (0.93%) Scala
9 1 (0.31%) C
9 1 (0.31%) Ruby
9 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 107 (33.23%) Degree
2 11 (3.42%) PMI Certification
3 10 (3.11%) PMP
4 5 (1.55%) ISEB
5 3 (0.93%) MBA
6 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.31%) ACCA
7 1 (0.31%) CFA
7 1 (0.31%) CIMA
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (39.44%) EMIR
2 80 (24.84%) Dodd-Frank
3 53 (16.46%) FATCA
4 26 (8.07%) QA
5 9 (2.80%) Solvency II
6 6 (1.86%) CRD IV
7 5 (1.55%) AIFMD
7 5 (1.55%) Basel III
8 4 (1.24%) COREP
8 4 (1.24%) Data Quality
8 4 (1.24%) FINREP
8 4 (1.24%) UCITS
9 1 (0.31%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 55 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 54 (16.77%) Oracle
3 14 (4.35%) Murex
4 13 (4.04%) Ab Initio
5 12 (3.73%) Reuters
6 6 (1.86%) IBM
6 6 (1.86%) ION Trading
6 6 (1.86%) Pega
7 5 (1.55%) Tableau
8 4 (1.24%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.93%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.93%) Informatica
9 3 (0.93%) Teradata
9 3 (0.93%) Tradeweb
10 2 (0.62%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.31%) Avaloq
11 1 (0.31%) Charles River
11 1 (0.31%) Fidessa
11 1 (0.31%) FNZ
11 1 (0.31%) Sophis
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £60000
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £90000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000-£65,000, 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + c.20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago