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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 155 162 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.031% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.14% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £61,250 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -39.28%
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
280 366 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.71% 11.53% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 152 238 224
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MiFID across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

MiFID Salary Histogram 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 27 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
Edinburgh +10 4 £61,250 +36.11%
Glasgow - 2 - -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) Basel III
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) EMIR
3 5 (55.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (55.56%) UCITS
3 5 (55.56%) Test Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) Basel II
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) AIFMD
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Solvency II
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking Project Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Test Planning
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) Basel III
1 5 (55.56%) Dodd-Frank
1 5 (55.56%) EMIR
1 5 (55.56%) UCITS
2 2 (22.22%) AIFMD
2 2 (22.22%) Basel II
2 2 (22.22%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle