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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 496 568 637
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +69
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 163 95 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.30% 1.85% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 95 68 62
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,050 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
4935 5127 5868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.71% 11.51% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3984 4117 4658
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +58 20 £65,000 - 8
MiFID
England

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 272 (73.91%) Banking
2 220 (59.78%) Finance
3 164 (44.57%) EMIR
4 156 (42.39%) Back Office
5 129 (35.05%) SQL
6 124 (33.70%) Derivative
7 120 (32.61%) Investment Banking
8 102 (27.72%) C#
9 99 (26.90%) .NET
10 97 (26.36%) Dodd-Frank
11 94 (25.54%) Analytical Skills
12 93 (25.27%) Degree
13 92 (25.00%) Oracle
14 88 (23.91%) WCF
14 88 (23.91%) AngularJS
15 87 (23.64%) Web Development
15 87 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
16 86 (23.37%) PL/SQL
17 84 (22.83%) JavaScript
17 84 (22.83%) Equities
17 84 (22.83%) jQuery
17 84 (22.83%) TeamCity
17 84 (22.83%) JSON
17 84 (22.83%) .NET Framework
17 84 (22.83%) Selenium
17 84 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 84 (22.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 84 (22.83%) KnockoutJS
17 84 (22.83%) Entity Framework
18 81 (22.01%) Business Analysis

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 10 (2.72%) SAS
2 6 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.82%) Node.js
4 2 (0.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 40 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.72%) SPSS
4 9 (2.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.09%) MS Project
6 3 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.54%) Algo Collateral
2 2 (0.54%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.54%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (22.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 84 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 81 (22.01%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.72%) QlikView
3 10 (2.72%) Spotfire
4 4 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 84 (22.83%) Selenium
1 84 (22.83%) TeamCity
2 11 (2.99%) JIRA
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 272 (73.91%) Banking
2 220 (59.78%) Finance
3 156 (42.39%) Back Office
4 120 (32.61%) Investment Banking
5 37 (10.05%) Front Office
6 20 (5.43%) Financial Institution
6 20 (5.43%) Legal
7 17 (4.62%) Retail
8 16 (4.35%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (1.90%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.09%) Advertising
11 2 (0.54%) Marketing
12 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 186 (50.54%) Analyst
2 165 (44.84%) Business Analyst
3 93 (25.27%) Banking Analyst
4 90 (24.46%) Developer
5 89 (24.18%) C# Developer
6 87 (23.64%) .NET Developer
6 87 (23.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 76 (20.65%) SQL Developer
8 67 (18.21%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 64 (17.39%) SSIS Developer
10 61 (16.58%) Regulatory Business Analyst
11 50 (13.59%) MiFID Business Analyst
12 36 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 36 (9.78%) Project Manager
13 33 (8.97%) ASP Developer
14 26 (7.07%) Business IT Analyst
14 26 (7.07%) IT Analyst
14 26 (7.07%) IT Business Analyst
15 24 (6.52%) Banking Business Analyst
16 15 (4.08%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (26.90%) .NET
2 88 (23.91%) AngularJS
2 88 (23.91%) WCF
3 84 (22.83%) .NET Framework
3 84 (22.83%) Entity Framework
3 84 (22.83%) jQuery
3 84 (22.83%) JSON
3 84 (22.83%) KnockoutJS
4 50 (13.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (5.16%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (1.63%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (1.63%) XML
7 5 (1.36%) HTML
8 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (0.82%) HTML5
9 1 (0.27%) CSS
9 1 (0.27%) J2SE
9 1 (0.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 124 (33.70%) Derivative
2 94 (25.54%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (22.83%) Equities
4 71 (19.29%) Fixed Income
5 56 (15.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 42 (11.41%) Market Risk
7 41 (11.14%) Credit Risk
8 38 (10.33%) Equity Derivative
9 25 (6.79%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.72%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.90%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.63%) Reference Data
13 4 (1.09%) Credit Derivative
13 4 (1.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
15 2 (0.54%) Statistics
15 2 (0.54%) Swaptions
15 2 (0.54%) SWIFT
15 2 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 71 (19.29%) Windows
2 11 (2.99%) Unix
3 6 (1.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
1 87 (23.64%) Web Development
2 81 (22.01%) Business Analysis
3 70 (19.02%) Project Management
4 64 (17.39%) MVC
5 57 (15.49%) SDLC
6 46 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (10.87%) Analytics
9 37 (10.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (9.78%) GAP Analysis
11 31 (8.42%) Risk Management
12 26 (7.07%) Data Management
13 22 (5.98%) Data Analysis
13 22 (5.98%) Wealth Management
14 20 (5.43%) KYC
15 18 (4.89%) Data Governance
16 16 (4.35%) Collateral Management
16 16 (4.35%) Programme Management
17 14 (3.80%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (35.05%) SQL
2 102 (27.72%) C#
3 86 (23.37%) PL/SQL
4 84 (22.83%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.72%) C++
6 7 (1.90%) C
7 6 (1.63%) Java
8 4 (1.09%) COBOL
8 4 (1.09%) R
9 3 (0.82%) Scala
10 2 (0.54%) Python
10 2 (0.54%) VBA
11 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.27%) Perl
11 1 (0.27%) Ruby
11 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 93 (25.27%) Degree
2 11 (2.99%) CISA
2 11 (2.99%) CISM
3 10 (2.72%) PMI Certification
4 9 (2.45%) CRISC
4 9 (2.45%) PMP
5 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.82%) ISEB
7 2 (0.54%) CISSP
7 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.54%) QiCA
8 1 (0.27%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (44.57%) EMIR
2 97 (26.36%) Dodd-Frank
3 60 (16.30%) FATCA
4 18 (4.89%) QA
5 15 (4.08%) Solvency II
6 12 (3.26%) SEPA
7 11 (2.99%) CRD IV
8 9 (2.45%) Basel III
8 9 (2.45%) Data Quality
9 8 (2.17%) AIFMD
10 6 (1.63%) Basel II
11 4 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.82%) COREP
12 3 (0.82%) FINREP
13 2 (0.54%) COBIT
13 2 (0.54%) COSO
Vendors
1 92 (25.00%) Oracle
2 81 (22.01%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.35%) Murex
4 12 (3.26%) Reuters
5 10 (2.72%) Ab Initio
5 10 (2.72%) Tableau
6 6 (1.63%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.63%) IBM
6 6 (1.63%) Pega
7 3 (0.82%) Calypso
7 3 (0.82%) Fidessa
7 3 (0.82%) Tradeweb
8 2 (0.54%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.54%) Charles River
8 2 (0.54%) SunGard
9 1 (0.27%) Sophis
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £85000 per annum + commision - £250K OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + c.20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80K
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K-£70k depending on experience.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago