Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for MiFID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MiFID over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 117 157
Rank change year-on-year -29 +40 -
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 4 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.18% 0.65% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.92% 5.96% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median annual salary £57,500 - -
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £49,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year +11.68% +1.03% -20.73%

MiFID is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 208 218 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.22% 10.85% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 137 110 171
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,700 £28,000
90th Percentile £64,250 £56,375 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

MiFID
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing MiFID as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for MiFID in Glasgow

MiFID
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for MiFID in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) EMIR
2 3 (75.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (25.00%) Perforce
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) J2SE
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP

MiFID
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Concordion
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) Hudson
2 1 (25.00%) JBehave
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) J2SE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (75.00%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Perforce
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase