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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
UK / Scotland
Rank 133 - 158
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% - 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.14% - 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 - £52,500

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
169 308 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.37% 10.37% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 107 188 241
Median salary £35,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 22 February 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 - 6 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) JBehave
2 5 (55.56%) Gradle
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) DB2
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Concordion
2 5 (55.56%) Docker
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (44.44%) Derivative
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Maven
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) EMIR
4 3 (33.33%) Hudson
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Ant
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script

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 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) DB2
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Concordion
1 5 (55.56%) Gradle
1 5 (55.56%) JBehave
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Ant
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Hudson
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
3 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Guice
3 2 (22.22%) Lambda Expressions
3 2 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Derivative
2 3 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
4 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
4 1 (11.11%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) EMIR
2 2 (22.22%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (11.11%) Basel II
3 1 (11.11%) GDPR
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Perforce
2 1 (11.11%) Charles River
2 1 (11.11%) Cognizant