The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 137 165 161
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.065% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.57% 0.60% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £52,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.63%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -7.50%
MiFID
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
191 336 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.03% 10.96% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 125 194 209
Median salary £42,341 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.90% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing MiFID as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

MiFID Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MiFID
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MiFID across the Scotland region.

MiFID Salary Trend in Scotland

MiFID
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Glasgow +23 1 - -
Edinburgh +11 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Basel II
3 6 (42.86%) Data Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) AIFMD
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (14.29%) Solvency II
6 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) WinForms
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Legal
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Banking
7 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.14%) Data Management
7 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (7.14%) Derivative
7 1 (7.14%) Marketing

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Derivative
1 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
1 1 (7.14%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) Basel II
2 2 (14.29%) AIFMD
2 2 (14.29%) Solvency II
3 1 (7.14%) EMIR
3 1 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (7.14%) UCITS
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Charles River
2 1 (7.14%) Cognizant