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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 659 761 932
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +171
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 206 208 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.047%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.99% 1.66% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 178 170 51
Median salary £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £104,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -7.50%

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
10362 12500 12913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.60% 11.65% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8195 9899 10181
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,164 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +5.27%

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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

MiFID Salary Histogram in the UK

MiFID
Top 16 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 3 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
England +71 203 £75,000 +3.44% 48
London +61 197 £75,000 +3.44% 47
City of London +40 41 £80,000 +10.34% 18
South East - 5 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +32 3 - - 1
Berkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £40,000 -
Glasgow +18 1 - -
Edinburgh +18 1 - - 1
North West -18 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £82,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £65,000 - 1
Crawley - 1 £65,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 with a requirement for MiFID.

1 277 (65.18%) Finance
2 245 (57.65%) Banking
3 136 (32.00%) Project Management
4 120 (28.24%) EMIR
5 119 (28.00%) Investment Banking
5 119 (28.00%) Business Analysis
6 118 (27.76%) Back Office
7 110 (25.88%) Degree
8 92 (21.65%) SQL
9 84 (19.76%) Derivative
10 80 (18.82%) Front Office
11 79 (18.59%) PRINCE2
12 73 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (15.06%) SDLC
14 63 (14.82%) Dodd-Frank
14 63 (14.82%) Fixed Income
15 62 (14.59%) GAP Analysis
16 57 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
17 54 (12.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 54 (12.71%) Equities
18 51 (12.00%) Wealth Management
19 49 (11.53%) Market Risk
20 48 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
20 48 (11.29%) C#
21 46 (10.82%) Asset Management
21 46 (10.82%) Investment Management
22 45 (10.59%) .NET
23 42 (9.88%) Windows
24 41 (9.65%) MS Excel
25 40 (9.41%) Corporate Banking

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 2 (0.47%) Apache
1 2 (0.47%) Confluence
2 1 (0.24%) IIS
2 1 (0.24%) JBoss
2 1 (0.24%) Mule
2 1 (0.24%) Mule ESB
2 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.82%) MS Office
3 10 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.41%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Front Arena
1 3 (0.71%) Kondor
1 3 (0.71%) Orchestrade
1 3 (0.71%) Summit
2 1 (0.24%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) GitHub
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.24%) FTP
1 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
1 1 (0.24%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (5.65%) Big Data
4 22 (5.18%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.29%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.29%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.94%) DB2
9 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.47%) MySQL
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (7.29%) TeamCity
2 27 (6.35%) Selenium
3 5 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.94%) Concordion
4 4 (0.94%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.94%) FitNesse
4 4 (0.94%) Gradle
4 4 (0.94%) JBehave
5 3 (0.71%) JIRA
6 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 277 (65.18%) Finance
2 245 (57.65%) Banking
3 119 (28.00%) Investment Banking
4 118 (27.76%) Back Office
5 80 (18.82%) Front Office
6 40 (9.41%) Corporate Banking
7 27 (6.35%) Legal
8 22 (5.18%) Advertising
9 12 (2.82%) Financial Institution
10 9 (2.12%) Retail
11 8 (1.88%) Marketing
12 6 (1.41%) French Language
12 6 (1.41%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.94%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.94%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.71%) Prime Brokerage
14 3 (0.71%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.47%) Law
15 2 (0.47%) Publishing
16 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 195 (45.88%) Analyst
2 186 (43.76%) Business Analyst
3 95 (22.35%) Project Manager
4 72 (16.94%) Developer
5 71 (16.71%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 68 (16.00%) Banking Analyst
7 53 (12.47%) Regulatory Business Analyst
8 44 (10.35%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 41 (9.65%) .NET Developer
10 40 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 40 (9.41%) C# Developer
11 37 (8.71%) SQL Developer
12 33 (7.76%) Banking Project Manager
13 30 (7.06%) Banking Business Analyst
14 29 (6.82%) Consultant
15 27 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 25 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
16 25 (5.88%) Business Change Project Manager
17 24 (5.65%) Architect
17 24 (5.65%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.59%) .NET
2 31 (7.29%) JSON
3 29 (6.82%) AngularJS
3 29 (6.82%) jQuery
4 28 (6.59%) WCF
5 27 (6.35%) .NET Framework
5 27 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (6.35%) Entity Framework
5 27 (6.35%) KnockoutJS
6 24 (5.65%) FIX Protocol
7 16 (3.76%) XML
8 14 (3.29%) WPF
9 5 (1.18%) HTML
9 5 (1.18%) REST
10 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.94%) FpML
10 4 (0.94%) Guice
10 4 (0.94%) Middleware
10 4 (0.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 84 (19.76%) Derivative
2 63 (14.82%) Fixed Income
3 54 (12.71%) Equities
3 54 (12.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 49 (11.53%) Market Risk
5 48 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (8.24%) Credit Risk
7 32 (7.53%) Fintech
8 28 (6.59%) OTC Derivatives
9 19 (4.47%) Reference Data
10 18 (4.24%) Equity Derivative
11 15 (3.53%) Mathematics
12 14 (3.29%) Computer Science
12 14 (3.29%) Hedge funds
12 14 (3.29%) Visualisation
13 11 (2.59%) Physics
14 6 (1.41%) Exotic Derivative
14 6 (1.41%) PMI
15 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
16 2 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.88%) Windows
2 12 (2.82%) Linux
3 9 (2.12%) Unix
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (32.00%) Project Management
2 119 (28.00%) Business Analysis
3 79 (18.59%) PRINCE2
4 73 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (15.06%) SDLC
6 62 (14.59%) GAP Analysis
7 57 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (12.00%) Wealth Management
9 46 (10.82%) Asset Management
9 46 (10.82%) Investment Management
10 40 (9.41%) UML
11 39 (9.18%) Target Operating Model
12 38 (8.94%) Risk Management
13 32 (7.53%) Business Transformation
13 32 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 31 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (6.82%) Regulatory Compliance
15 29 (6.82%) Web Development
16 27 (6.35%) MVC
16 27 (6.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 92 (21.65%) SQL
2 48 (11.29%) C#
3 36 (8.47%) PL/SQL
4 31 (7.29%) JavaScript
5 27 (6.35%) C++
6 21 (4.94%) Java
7 7 (1.65%) Python
8 6 (1.41%) MATLAB
8 6 (1.41%) R
9 5 (1.18%) VB
10 4 (0.94%) Perl
11 3 (0.71%) C
11 3 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.24%) ES6
12 1 (0.24%) PHP
12 1 (0.24%) Ruby
12 1 (0.24%) Scala
12 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 110 (25.88%) Degree
2 23 (5.41%) PMP
3 20 (4.71%) PMI Certification
4 17 (4.00%) ISEB
5 11 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.71%) ACCA
7 3 (0.71%) CIMA
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (28.24%) EMIR
2 63 (14.82%) Dodd-Frank
3 38 (8.94%) FATCA
4 12 (2.82%) AIFMD
4 12 (2.82%) QA
4 12 (2.82%) Solvency II
5 10 (2.35%) UCITS
6 9 (2.12%) Basel II
7 5 (1.18%) Basel III
8 1 (0.24%) SEPA
8 1 (0.24%) TARGET2
System Software
1 4 (0.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 32 (7.53%) Oracle
2 30 (7.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.88%) Bloomberg
3 8 (1.88%) ION Trading
4 7 (1.65%) Fidessa
5 6 (1.41%) Murex
6 5 (1.18%) Sophis
7 3 (0.71%) Calypso
7 3 (0.71%) Cognizant
7 3 (0.71%) Reuters
7 3 (0.71%) SunGard
7 3 (0.71%) Wall Street Systems
8 2 (0.47%) Charles River
8 2 (0.47%) FINRA
9 1 (0.24%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.24%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.24%) FNZ
9 1 (0.24%) SAP
9 1 (0.24%) Vertica
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
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Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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London
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London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
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Salary: £120000 per annum + competitive
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ANSON MCCADE
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Salary: Competitive
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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