The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
UK
Rank 629 779 910
Rank change year-on-year
+150 +131
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 213 160 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.16% 0.053%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.11% 1.18% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 167 88 52
Median salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £94,000 £100,000
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 across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10083 13521 13272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.16% 13.25% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8027 10696 10188
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,900 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MiFID Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MiFID
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MiFID within the UK.

MiFID Salary Trend in the UK

MiFID
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MiFID over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 within the UK.

MiFID Salary Histogram in the UK

MiFID
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +146 207 £75,000 +3.44% 42
London +111 198 £75,000 +3.44% 42
City of London +73 55 £77,500 +40.90% 13
South East - 7 £52,500 -
Glasgow - 6 - -
Scotland - 6 - -
West Sussex - 4 £82,500 -
Bracknell - 3 £40,000 -
Teddington - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Crawley - 3 £82,500 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £90,000 -
Chester - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £60,000 -
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for MiFID.

1 284 (67.78%) Finance
2 218 (52.03%) Banking
3 140 (33.41%) Business Analysis
4 121 (28.88%) Project Management
5 116 (27.68%) EMIR
6 114 (27.21%) Investment Banking
7 103 (24.58%) SQL
8 92 (21.96%) Front Office
9 83 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (19.09%) Back Office
10 80 (19.09%) Degree
10 80 (19.09%) Wealth Management
11 74 (17.66%) Derivative
12 70 (16.71%) PRINCE2
13 68 (16.23%) Investment Management
14 58 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 56 (13.37%) Asset Management
16 52 (12.41%) Dodd-Frank
17 49 (11.69%) SDLC
18 47 (11.22%) Fixed Income
19 44 (10.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 43 (10.26%) Target Operating Model
21 42 (10.02%) Equities
22 41 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
23 40 (9.55%) Corporate Banking
23 40 (9.55%) Risk Management
23 40 (9.55%) XML
24 38 (9.07%) FATCA
25 37 (8.83%) PMI Certification
25 37 (8.83%) Fintech

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (1.91%) Apache
2 5 (1.19%) Confluence
2 5 (1.19%) IIS
3 4 (0.95%) Mule
4 2 (0.48%) JBoss
4 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.24%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 27 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.67%) MS Office
3 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.95%) MS Project
3 4 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (0.95%) Temenos Globus
2 3 (0.72%) Front Arena
2 3 (0.72%) Kondor
2 3 (0.72%) Orchestrade
2 3 (0.72%) Summit
2 3 (0.72%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.24%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.15%) SaaS
2 7 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.72%) DWDM
1 3 (0.72%) Ethernet
1 3 (0.72%) Kerberos
1 3 (0.72%) LDAP
1 3 (0.72%) Network Security
1 3 (0.72%) SDH
2 2 (0.48%) FTP
2 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.24%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.24%) SAN
3 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.40%) Relational Database
2 30 (7.16%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (6.44%) Big Data
4 24 (5.73%) SQL Server
5 18 (4.30%) NoSQL
6 17 (4.06%) MongoDB
6 17 (4.06%) RDBMS
7 15 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (3.34%) DB2
9 10 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.43%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.19%) MySQL
12 4 (0.95%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.72%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.48%) QlikView
15 1 (0.24%) KDB
15 1 (0.24%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 17 (4.06%) Jenkins
2 15 (3.58%) TeamCity
3 14 (3.34%) Gradle
4 10 (2.39%) Concordion
4 10 (2.39%) JBehave
5 8 (1.91%) Selenium
6 7 (1.67%) Ant
6 7 (1.67%) Cucumber
6 7 (1.67%) FitNesse
6 7 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.67%) Hudson
6 7 (1.67%) Maven
7 6 (1.43%) JIRA
8 3 (0.72%) JUnit
8 3 (0.72%) Subversion
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 284 (67.78%) Finance
2 218 (52.03%) Banking
3 114 (27.21%) Investment Banking
4 92 (21.96%) Front Office
5 80 (19.09%) Back Office
6 40 (9.55%) Corporate Banking
7 33 (7.88%) Financial Institution
8 29 (6.92%) Legal
9 25 (5.97%) Private Banking
10 17 (4.06%) Advertising
10 17 (4.06%) Retail
11 7 (1.67%) Marketing
12 6 (1.43%) French Language
12 6 (1.43%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.95%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.95%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.72%) Electronics
14 3 (0.72%) Games
15 2 (0.48%) Law
15 2 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 189 (45.11%) Analyst
2 171 (40.81%) Business Analyst
3 86 (20.53%) Project Manager
4 64 (15.27%) Developer
5 48 (11.46%) Banking Analyst
6 47 (11.22%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 32 (7.64%) Banking Business Analyst
8 28 (6.68%) MiFID Project Manager
9 26 (6.21%) Business Change Manager
9 26 (6.21%) Regulatory Business Analyst
10 25 (5.97%) Business Change Project Manager
10 25 (5.97%) C# Developer
11 22 (5.25%) Java Developer
12 21 (5.01%) .NET Developer
12 21 (5.01%) Architect
12 21 (5.01%) C# .NET Developer
12 21 (5.01%) Consultant
12 21 (5.01%) SQL Developer
13 20 (4.77%) IT Manager
13 20 (4.77%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.55%) XML
2 30 (7.16%) FIX Protocol
3 28 (6.68%) .NET
4 23 (5.49%) JSON
5 18 (4.30%) Spring
6 15 (3.58%) HTML
7 14 (3.34%) WPF
8 13 (3.10%) jQuery
9 11 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 11 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 11 (2.63%) SOAP
10 10 (2.39%) Middleware
10 10 (2.39%) REST
10 10 (2.39%) WCF
11 9 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (1.91%) Entity Framework
12 8 (1.91%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (1.91%) Protocol Buffers
13 7 (1.67%) Guice
13 7 (1.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 74 (17.66%) Derivative
2 47 (11.22%) Fixed Income
3 44 (10.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 42 (10.02%) Equities
5 41 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (8.83%) Fintech
7 35 (8.35%) Market Risk
8 24 (5.73%) Credit Risk
9 21 (5.01%) Reference Data
10 17 (4.06%) Exotic Derivative
10 17 (4.06%) PMI
11 16 (3.82%) Computer Science
11 16 (3.82%) OTC Derivatives
12 15 (3.58%) Hedge funds
13 11 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
14 7 (1.67%) SWIFT
15 5 (1.19%) User Experience
16 3 (0.72%) Client/Server
16 3 (0.72%) Driving Licence
16 3 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.16%) Windows
2 22 (5.25%) Linux
3 20 (4.77%) Unix
4 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (33.41%) Business Analysis
2 121 (28.88%) Project Management
3 83 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (19.09%) Wealth Management
5 70 (16.71%) PRINCE2
6 68 (16.23%) Investment Management
7 58 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (13.37%) Asset Management
9 49 (11.69%) SDLC
10 43 (10.26%) Target Operating Model
11 40 (9.55%) Risk Management
12 34 (8.11%) Product Management
13 33 (7.88%) GAP Analysis
14 30 (7.16%) Waterfall
15 29 (6.92%) Workflow
16 28 (6.68%) Regulatory Compliance
17 27 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (5.97%) UML
19 24 (5.73%) Change Management
20 23 (5.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 103 (24.58%) SQL
2 35 (8.35%) Java
3 31 (7.40%) C#
4 23 (5.49%) C++
5 17 (4.06%) JavaScript
6 16 (3.82%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.39%) Perl
8 9 (2.15%) MATLAB
8 9 (2.15%) R
9 8 (1.91%) Python
10 7 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.67%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.67%) VB
11 5 (1.19%) VBA
12 4 (0.95%) COBOL
13 3 (0.72%) PHP
13 3 (0.72%) Ruby
13 3 (0.72%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 80 (19.09%) Degree
2 37 (8.83%) PMI Certification
3 27 (6.44%) PMP
4 15 (3.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (2.39%) ISEB
6 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.48%) ACCA
7 2 (0.48%) CIMA
7 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.24%) APMP
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.24%) MBA
8 1 (0.24%) RHCA
8 1 (0.24%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (27.68%) EMIR
2 52 (12.41%) Dodd-Frank
3 38 (9.07%) FATCA
4 16 (3.82%) QA
5 13 (3.10%) Solvency II
6 9 (2.15%) PMO
7 8 (1.91%) UCITS
8 7 (1.67%) AIFMD
8 7 (1.67%) GDPR
9 3 (0.72%) IFRS
10 2 (0.48%) Basel III
10 2 (0.48%) SEPA
11 1 (0.24%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 10 (2.39%) Docker
2 5 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.72%) XenApp
3 3 (0.72%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.24%) NFS
4 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.48%) Nagios
1 2 (0.48%) Perfmon
1 2 (0.48%) SCCM
1 2 (0.48%) SCOM
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (4.77%) Oracle
2 16 (3.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.86%) Bloomberg
4 7 (1.67%) Perforce
5 6 (1.43%) Fidessa
5 6 (1.43%) Solace
5 6 (1.43%) Sybase
6 5 (1.19%) IBM
6 5 (1.19%) Sophis
7 4 (0.95%) Cognizant
7 4 (0.95%) Murex
7 4 (0.95%) Pega
7 4 (0.95%) Wallstreet Suite
8 3 (0.72%) Calypso
8 3 (0.72%) Citrix
8 3 (0.72%) MuleSoft
8 3 (0.72%) NetApp
8 3 (0.72%) Reuters
8 3 (0.72%) SunGard
8 3 (0.72%) TIBCO
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20-30% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £650000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + +Bonus + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Coms
Posted: 16 days ago