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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
UK / Scotland
Rank 125 148 158
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.035% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.86% 0.34% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £52,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.63%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
-23.80% -14.63%

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
144 291 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.41% 10.07% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 85 173 215
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,200 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 - 5 - - 1
Edinburgh +3 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 (72.22%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Basel II
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) Gradle
5 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 4 (22.22%) JBehave
5 4 (22.22%) Concordion
5 4 (22.22%) Docker
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) DB2
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Banking
5 4 (22.22%) Derivative
5 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 3 (16.67%) Maven
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Unix
6 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (16.67%) Ant
6 3 (16.67%) JUnit
6 3 (16.67%) SOAP

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 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Concordion
1 4 (22.22%) Gradle
1 4 (22.22%) JBehave
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Ant
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Hudson
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) JSON
1 4 (22.22%) Spring
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) Guice
4 1 (5.56%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Derivative
2 3 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
4 1 (5.56%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (22.22%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.56%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) Basel II
2 2 (11.11%) AIFMD
2 2 (11.11%) EMIR
2 2 (11.11%) Solvency II
3 1 (5.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Perforce
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Charles River
3 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
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