The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MiFID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
UK / England
Rank 618 758 873
Rank change year-on-year +140 +115  
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 201 169 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.18% 0.057%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.08% 1.34% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 161 92 50
Median salary £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £99,750 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +41.17% -19.04%  

MiFID is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 9657 12649 12362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.25% 13.19% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7684 10085 9648
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

MiFID
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing MiFID as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for MiFID in England

MiFID
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MiFID in England

MiFID
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MiFID in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MiFID in England

MiFID
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
London +91 197 £75,000 +3.44% 45
South East - 2 £61,250 -
West Midlands +30 1 £60,000 +41.17%
North West - 1 - -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 England region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 291 (68.47%) Finance
2 210 (49.41%) Banking
3 148 (34.82%) Business Analysis
4 116 (27.29%) Project Management
5 115 (27.06%) EMIR
6 107 (25.18%) SQL
7 106 (24.94%) Investment Banking
8 96 (22.59%) Front Office
9 77 (18.12%) Wealth Management
10 76 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
11 75 (17.65%) Degree
12 72 (16.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 71 (16.71%) Investment Management
14 69 (16.24%) Derivative
15 66 (15.53%) Back Office
16 65 (15.29%) PRINCE2
17 59 (13.88%) Asset Management
18 58 (13.65%) Dodd-Frank
19 47 (11.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 47 (11.06%) Corporate Banking
20 46 (10.82%) SDLC
20 46 (10.82%) Fixed Income
21 44 (10.35%) Risk Management
22 42 (9.88%) PMI Certification
23 41 (9.65%) FATCA
24 40 (9.41%) Target Operating Model
24 40 (9.41%) XML
24 40 (9.41%) Fintech
25 39 (9.18%) Equities
25 39 (9.18%) Analytical Skills

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 7 (1.65%) Apache
2 5 (1.18%) IIS
3 4 (0.94%) Confluence
3 4 (0.94%) Mule
4 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.24%) JBoss
5 1 (0.24%) MTS
5 1 (0.24%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.41%) MS Office
4 5 (1.18%) MS Project
4 5 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (0.94%) Temenos Globus
2 3 (0.71%) Front Arena
2 3 (0.71%) Kondor
2 3 (0.71%) Orchestrade
2 3 (0.71%) Summit
2 3 (0.71%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.24%) BondVision
3 1 (0.24%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.35%) SaaS
2 5 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.71%) DWDM
1 3 (0.71%) Ethernet
1 3 (0.71%) Kerberos
1 3 (0.71%) LDAP
1 3 (0.71%) Network Security
1 3 (0.71%) SDH
2 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.24%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.24%) FTP
3 1 (0.24%) SAN
3 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 24 (5.65%) Big Data
4 19 (4.47%) SQL Server
5 16 (3.76%) MongoDB
6 15 (3.53%) NoSQL
7 14 (3.29%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.59%) DB2
8 11 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.18%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.94%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.94%) MySQL
12 3 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.47%) QlikView
14 1 (0.24%) KDB
14 1 (0.24%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 14 (3.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.59%) Gradle
3 9 (2.12%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.41%) Ant
4 6 (1.41%) Concordion
4 6 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.41%) Hudson
4 6 (1.41%) Maven
5 5 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.18%) FitNesse
5 5 (1.18%) JBehave
6 4 (0.94%) JIRA
6 4 (0.94%) Selenium
7 3 (0.71%) Subversion
8 1 (0.24%) JUnit
General
1 291 (68.47%) Finance
2 210 (49.41%) Banking
3 106 (24.94%) Investment Banking
4 96 (22.59%) Front Office
5 66 (15.53%) Back Office
6 47 (11.06%) Corporate Banking
7 36 (8.47%) Financial Institution
8 30 (7.06%) Legal
9 26 (6.12%) Private Banking
10 18 (4.24%) Retail
11 17 (4.00%) Advertising
12 7 (1.65%) Telecoms
13 6 (1.41%) Marketing
14 5 (1.18%) French Language
14 5 (1.18%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.94%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.71%) Electronics
16 3 (0.71%) Games
16 3 (0.71%) Military
17 2 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 192 (45.18%) Analyst
2 162 (38.12%) Business Analyst
3 85 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 61 (14.35%) Developer
5 54 (12.71%) Banking Analyst
6 44 (10.35%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 31 (7.29%) Banking Business Analyst
8 27 (6.35%) MiFID Project Manager
9 26 (6.12%) Java Developer
10 25 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
11 24 (5.65%) Business Change Project Manager
12 23 (5.41%) Financial Analyst
13 21 (4.94%) Architect
14 20 (4.71%) C# Developer
14 20 (4.71%) Investment Banking Project Manager
15 18 (4.24%) Regulatory Business Analyst
15 18 (4.24%) Senior Developer
15 18 (4.24%) Technical Analyst
16 17 (4.00%) Consultant
16 17 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.41%) XML
2 33 (7.76%) FIX Protocol
3 21 (4.94%) .NET
4 17 (4.00%) JSON
5 15 (3.53%) HTML
5 15 (3.53%) Spring
6 12 (2.82%) Middleware
7 11 (2.59%) WPF
8 10 (2.35%) Protocol Buffers
8 10 (2.35%) SOAP
9 9 (2.12%) jQuery
10 8 (1.88%) HTML5
10 8 (1.88%) REST
11 7 (1.65%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.65%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.65%) JMS
12 6 (1.41%) WCF
13 5 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (1.18%) Guice
13 5 (1.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 69 (16.24%) Derivative
2 47 (11.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 46 (10.82%) Fixed Income
4 40 (9.41%) Fintech
5 39 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (9.18%) Equities
6 35 (8.24%) Credit Risk
7 33 (7.76%) Market Risk
8 23 (5.41%) Reference Data
9 20 (4.71%) Exotic Derivative
9 20 (4.71%) PMI
10 15 (3.53%) Hedge funds
11 14 (3.29%) Computer Science
12 11 (2.59%) OTC Derivatives
13 10 (2.35%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (1.41%) SWIFT
14 6 (1.41%) User Experience
15 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.71%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.18%) Windows
2 20 (4.71%) Unix
3 19 (4.47%) Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (34.82%) Business Analysis
2 116 (27.29%) Project Management
3 77 (18.12%) Wealth Management
4 76 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (16.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 71 (16.71%) Investment Management
7 65 (15.29%) PRINCE2
8 59 (13.88%) Asset Management
9 46 (10.82%) SDLC
10 44 (10.35%) Risk Management
11 40 (9.41%) Target Operating Model
12 36 (8.47%) Workflow
13 31 (7.29%) Product Management
14 30 (7.06%) Waterfall
15 28 (6.59%) GAP Analysis
16 27 (6.35%) Regulatory Compliance
17 26 (6.12%) Validation
18 24 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (5.65%) Change Management
19 20 (4.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 107 (25.18%) SQL
2 37 (8.71%) Java
3 26 (6.12%) C++
4 25 (5.88%) C#
5 13 (3.06%) MATLAB
5 13 (3.06%) R
6 12 (2.82%) JavaScript
7 11 (2.59%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.35%) Perl
9 8 (1.88%) Python
10 7 (1.65%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.65%) VB
11 6 (1.41%) COBOL
11 6 (1.41%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.18%) VBA
13 3 (0.71%) PHP
13 3 (0.71%) Ruby
13 3 (0.71%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 75 (17.65%) Degree
2 42 (9.88%) PMI Certification
3 27 (6.35%) PMP
4 17 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (1.65%) ISEB
6 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.47%) ACCA
7 2 (0.47%) CIMA
7 2 (0.47%) 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
1 115 (27.06%) EMIR
2 58 (13.65%) Dodd-Frank
3 41 (9.65%) FATCA
4 17 (4.00%) QA
5 13 (3.06%) PMO
5 13 (3.06%) Solvency II
6 6 (1.41%) AIFMD
6 6 (1.41%) GDPR
7 5 (1.18%) UCITS
8 3 (0.71%) Basel III
9 2 (0.47%) SEPA
10 1 (0.24%) IFRS
10 1 (0.24%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 5 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.18%) Docker
2 3 (0.71%) XenApp
2 3 (0.71%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.24%) NFS
3 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Nagios
1 2 (0.47%) Perfmon
1 2 (0.47%) SCCM
1 2 (0.47%) SCOM
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (3.53%) Oracle
2 14 (3.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.35%) Bloomberg
4 8 (1.88%) Solace
4 8 (1.88%) Sybase
5 7 (1.65%) IBM
6 6 (1.41%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.41%) Pega
6 6 (1.41%) Perforce
7 5 (1.18%) Sophis
8 4 (0.94%) Planview
8 4 (0.94%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.94%) Wallstreet Suite
9 3 (0.71%) Calypso
9 3 (0.71%) Charles River
9 3 (0.71%) Fidessa
9 3 (0.71%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.71%) NetApp
9 3 (0.71%) Reuters
9 3 (0.71%) SunGard
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20-30% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus + 10% pension + up to 28 days
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £750 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20-30% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Coms
Posted: 14 days ago