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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 484 612 580
Rank change year-on-year
+128 -32
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 148 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.060% 0.083%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.04% 0.54% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 137 25 35
Average salary £75,000 £85,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,600 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £101,000 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -
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
4863 5190 4747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.94% 11.06% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3949 4053 3795
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -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 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 - 74 £70,000 - 16
Docklands, London - 1 £95,000 - 1
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 183 (72.33%) EMIR
2 161 (63.64%) Finance
3 149 (58.89%) Banking
4 120 (47.43%) Dodd-Frank
5 91 (35.97%) Project Management
6 86 (33.99%) Investment Banking
7 78 (30.83%) SQL
8 71 (28.06%) Business Analysis
9 59 (23.32%) Financial Institution
10 57 (22.53%) Derivative
11 56 (22.13%) Back Office
12 53 (20.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 47 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (15.81%) Data Analysis
14 40 (15.81%) PRINCE2
15 37 (14.62%) SDLC
16 35 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
16 35 (13.83%) CRD IV
17 34 (13.44%) Analytics
17 34 (13.44%) Risk Management
18 33 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 33 (13.04%) Degree
19 32 (12.65%) Microsoft
19 32 (12.65%) SAS
20 31 (12.25%) Front Office
20 31 (12.25%) Tableau
21 30 (11.86%) Data Governance
22 29 (11.46%) Data Analytics
22 29 (11.46%) Visualisation
23 28 (11.07%) User Stories

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 32 (12.65%) SAS
2 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (9.49%) MS Project
2 22 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 17 (6.72%) SPSS
4 4 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.95%) Summit
2 5 (1.98%) Algo Collateral
2 5 (1.98%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.37%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.09%) QlikView
2 21 (8.30%) Spotfire
3 7 (2.77%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.58%) PowerCenter
4 4 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.19%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (6.72%) Jenkins
2 16 (6.32%) JIRA
3 7 (2.77%) Git (software)
General
1 161 (63.64%) Finance
2 149 (58.89%) Banking
3 86 (33.99%) Investment Banking
4 59 (23.32%) Financial Institution
5 56 (22.13%) Back Office
6 31 (12.25%) Front Office
7 24 (9.49%) Retail
8 10 (3.95%) Legal
9 3 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.79%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (37.15%) Analyst
2 75 (29.64%) Business Analyst
3 68 (26.88%) Project Manager
4 28 (11.07%) Banking Business Analyst
5 18 (7.11%) Solutions Analyst
6 17 (6.72%) Developer
7 16 (6.32%) Data Manager
7 16 (6.32%) Data Analytics Manager
8 13 (5.14%) Consultant
9 9 (3.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 8 (3.16%) Technical Manager
10 8 (3.16%) Business Manager
10 8 (3.16%) Technical Project Manager
11 7 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (2.77%) Java Developer
11 7 (2.77%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (2.77%) Business Project Manager
11 7 (2.77%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.77%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (2.77%) MiFID Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.53%) .NET
2 11 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 9 (3.56%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (3.16%) HTML
5 7 (2.77%) HTML5
5 7 (2.77%) AngularJS
5 7 (2.77%) Spring
6 3 (1.19%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.79%) FpML
8 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (22.53%) Derivative
2 35 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 29 (11.46%) Visualisation
5 26 (10.28%) Reference Data
6 23 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 22 (8.70%) Equities
7 22 (8.70%) Market Risk
8 19 (7.51%) Computer Science
9 14 (5.53%) Fixed Income
10 12 (4.74%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (1.58%) DTCC
11 4 (1.58%) PMI
12 3 (1.19%) Economics
12 3 (1.19%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.19%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.79%) ASIC
13 2 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
14 1 (0.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.35%) Windows
2 9 (3.56%) UNIX
3 7 (2.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (35.97%) Project Management
2 71 (28.06%) Business Analysis
3 53 (20.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (15.81%) Data Analysis
5 40 (15.81%) PRINCE2
6 37 (14.62%) SDLC
7 34 (13.44%) Risk Management
7 34 (13.44%) Analytics
8 30 (11.86%) Data Governance
9 29 (11.46%) Data Analytics
10 28 (11.07%) User Stories
10 28 (11.07%) Scrum
11 27 (10.67%) Change Control
11 27 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 26 (10.28%) Waterfall
13 25 (9.88%) Data Architecture
14 23 (9.09%) Migration
14 23 (9.09%) Data Modelling
14 23 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 78 (30.83%) SQL
2 21 (8.30%) Java
3 10 (3.95%) C
4 7 (2.77%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.19%) C#
6 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.79%) VBA
6 2 (0.79%) Ruby
7 1 (0.40%) R
7 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (13.04%) Degree
2 20 (7.91%) PMI Certification
3 19 (7.51%) Security Cleared
4 16 (6.32%) PMP
5 14 (5.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (3.95%) ISEB
7 3 (1.19%) CISSP
7 3 (1.19%) CISA
7 3 (1.19%) CISM
7 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.40%) IIBA
8 1 (0.40%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (72.33%) EMIR
2 120 (47.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 35 (13.83%) CRD IV
4 25 (9.88%) FATCA
5 21 (8.30%) Basel III
6 7 (2.77%) QA
7 6 (2.37%) COREP
7 6 (2.37%) AIFMD
8 3 (1.19%) Solvency II
8 3 (1.19%) Basel II
8 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (1.19%) COBIT
9 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.79%) FINREP
10 1 (0.40%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 11 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.25%) Tableau
3 24 (9.49%) Oracle
4 11 (4.35%) HP
5 10 (3.95%) Bloomberg
6 6 (2.37%) Informatica
6 6 (2.37%) SunGard
6 6 (2.37%) Murex
7 5 (1.98%) Calypso
8 2 (0.79%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.40%) SimCorp
9 1 (0.40%) Charles River
9 1 (0.40%) OpenLink
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