The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 485 587
Rank change year-on-year +100 +102  
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 209 166 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.72% 2.96% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 164 92 54
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 £50,000
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 London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 4428 5604 5360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 13.07% 13.18% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3544 4498 4263
Median salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

MiFID
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

MiFID
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MiFID in London

MiFID
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MiFID in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MiFID in London

MiFID
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +54 51 £77,500 +29.16% 23
Canary Wharf - 4 £85,000 -
Bromley - 1 - -
MiFID
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 288 (68.90%) Finance
2 212 (50.72%) Banking
3 151 (36.12%) Business Analysis
4 111 (26.56%) Project Management
4 111 (26.56%) SQL
5 106 (25.36%) EMIR
6 105 (25.12%) Investment Banking
7 101 (24.16%) Front Office
8 73 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (17.46%) Degree
9 72 (17.22%) Derivative
10 71 (16.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 68 (16.27%) Wealth Management
12 67 (16.03%) Investment Management
13 63 (15.07%) Back Office
14 61 (14.59%) PRINCE2
15 60 (14.35%) Dodd-Frank
16 57 (13.64%) Asset Management
17 48 (11.48%) Fixed Income
18 47 (11.24%) Corporate Banking
19 45 (10.77%) SDLC
20 44 (10.53%) FATCA
21 43 (10.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 42 (10.05%) PMI Certification
23 41 (9.81%) XML
23 41 (9.81%) Equities
23 41 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
24 40 (9.57%) Financial Institution
24 40 (9.57%) Java
24 40 (9.57%) Fintech

MiFID
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (1.67%) Apache
2 5 (1.20%) IIS
3 4 (0.96%) Confluence
4 3 (0.72%) Mule
5 2 (0.48%) MTS
5 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.24%) JBoss
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.20%) MS Office
3 5 (1.20%) MS Project
3 5 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Temenos Globus
2 4 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.72%) Front Arena
3 3 (0.72%) Kondor
3 3 (0.72%) Orchestrade
3 3 (0.72%) Summit
3 3 (0.72%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.48%) BondVision
5 1 (0.24%) Endur
5 1 (0.24%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.24%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.24%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.39%) SaaS
2 5 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.20%) 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%) 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 25 (5.98%) Relational Database
2 24 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (5.50%) Big Data
4 18 (4.31%) SQL Server
5 15 (3.59%) MongoDB
6 13 (3.11%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.11%) RDBMS
7 12 (2.87%) DB2
8 11 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.96%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.96%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.96%) MySQL
11 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.72%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.48%) QlikView
13 1 (0.24%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.24%) KDB
Development Applications
1 14 (3.35%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.63%) Gradle
3 10 (2.39%) TeamCity
4 7 (1.67%) Concordion
4 7 (1.67%) Maven
5 6 (1.44%) Ant
5 6 (1.44%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.44%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.44%) Hudson
5 6 (1.44%) JBehave
5 6 (1.44%) Selenium
6 5 (1.20%) FitNesse
6 5 (1.20%) JIRA
7 3 (0.72%) Subversion
8 2 (0.48%) JUnit
General
1 288 (68.90%) Finance
2 212 (50.72%) Banking
3 105 (25.12%) Investment Banking
4 101 (24.16%) Front Office
5 63 (15.07%) Back Office
6 47 (11.24%) Corporate Banking
7 40 (9.57%) Financial Institution
8 27 (6.46%) Private Banking
9 23 (5.50%) Legal
10 17 (4.07%) Retail
11 16 (3.83%) Advertising
12 7 (1.67%) Telecoms
13 5 (1.20%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.96%) French Language
14 4 (0.96%) Marketing
15 3 (0.72%) Electronics
15 3 (0.72%) Games
15 3 (0.72%) Military
15 3 (0.72%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 189 (45.22%) Analyst
2 163 (39.00%) Business Analyst
3 84 (20.10%) Project Manager
4 63 (15.07%) Developer
5 56 (13.40%) Banking Analyst
6 45 (10.77%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 30 (7.18%) Banking Business Analyst
8 29 (6.94%) Java Developer
9 26 (6.22%) MiFID Project Manager
10 25 (5.98%) Business Change Manager
10 25 (5.98%) Financial Analyst
11 24 (5.74%) Business Change Project Manager
12 21 (5.02%) Investment Banking Project Manager
13 20 (4.78%) Architect
13 20 (4.78%) C# Developer
14 19 (4.55%) Senior Developer
14 19 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
15 17 (4.07%) Finance Business Analyst
15 17 (4.07%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 17 (4.07%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.81%) XML
2 33 (7.89%) FIX Protocol
3 20 (4.78%) .NET
4 18 (4.31%) JSON
5 15 (3.59%) HTML
5 15 (3.59%) Spring
6 12 (2.87%) Middleware
7 10 (2.39%) jQuery
7 10 (2.39%) Protocol Buffers
7 10 (2.39%) SOAP
8 9 (2.15%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.15%) WPF
9 8 (1.91%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.91%) HTML5
9 8 (1.91%) REST
10 7 (1.67%) JMS
10 7 (1.67%) WCF
11 6 (1.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (1.20%) Guice
12 5 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 72 (17.22%) Derivative
2 48 (11.48%) Fixed Income
3 43 (10.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 41 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (9.81%) Equities
5 40 (9.57%) Fintech
6 35 (8.37%) Credit Risk
7 33 (7.89%) Market Risk
8 22 (5.26%) Reference Data
9 21 (5.02%) Exotic Derivative
9 21 (5.02%) PMI
10 16 (3.83%) Computer Science
11 13 (3.11%) Hedge funds
12 12 (2.87%) OTC Derivatives
13 10 (2.39%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (1.44%) SWIFT
14 6 (1.44%) User Experience
15 4 (0.96%) Algorithms
16 3 (0.72%) Driving Licence
16 3 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.26%) Windows
2 21 (5.02%) Unix
3 20 (4.78%) Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (36.12%) Business Analysis
2 111 (26.56%) Project Management
3 73 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (16.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 68 (16.27%) Wealth Management
6 67 (16.03%) Investment Management
7 61 (14.59%) PRINCE2
8 57 (13.64%) Asset Management
9 45 (10.77%) SDLC
10 38 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
11 36 (8.61%) Workflow
12 35 (8.37%) Risk Management
13 29 (6.94%) Validation
13 29 (6.94%) Waterfall
14 28 (6.70%) Product Management
14 28 (6.70%) Regulatory Compliance
15 27 (6.46%) GAP Analysis
16 23 (5.50%) Change Management
16 23 (5.50%) Client Onboarding
17 22 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 111 (26.56%) SQL
2 40 (9.57%) Java
3 26 (6.22%) C++
4 24 (5.74%) C#
5 14 (3.35%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.11%) MATLAB
6 13 (3.11%) R
7 11 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.39%) Perl
9 8 (1.91%) Python
10 7 (1.67%) COBOL
10 7 (1.67%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.67%) VB
11 6 (1.44%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.20%) VBA
13 3 (0.72%) PHP
13 3 (0.72%) Ruby
13 3 (0.72%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 73 (17.46%) Degree
2 42 (10.05%) PMI Certification
3 27 (6.46%) PMP
4 16 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (1.67%) ISEB
6 3 (0.72%) ACCA
6 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
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
1 106 (25.36%) EMIR
2 60 (14.35%) Dodd-Frank
3 44 (10.53%) FATCA
4 17 (4.07%) QA
5 12 (2.87%) PMO
6 11 (2.63%) Solvency II
7 6 (1.44%) GDPR
8 4 (0.96%) AIFMD
9 3 (0.72%) Basel III
9 3 (0.72%) UCITS
10 2 (0.48%) SEPA
11 1 (0.24%) IFRS
11 1 (0.24%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 5 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.20%) Docker
2 3 (0.72%) XenApp
2 3 (0.72%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.24%) NFS
3 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%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (4.07%) Oracle
2 14 (3.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.63%) Bloomberg
4 9 (2.15%) Sybase
5 8 (1.91%) Cognizant
5 8 (1.91%) IBM
5 8 (1.91%) Solace
6 7 (1.67%) Pega
7 6 (1.44%) Perforce
7 6 (1.44%) Sophis
8 5 (1.20%) Murex
9 4 (0.96%) Calypso
9 4 (0.96%) Fidessa
9 4 (0.96%) Planview
9 4 (0.96%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.72%) Charles River
10 3 (0.72%) HP
10 3 (0.72%) NetApp
10 3 (0.72%) SunGard
10 3 (0.72%) Wallstreet Suite
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive remuneration and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20-30% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20-30% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus + 10% pension + up to 28 days
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Coms
Posted: 22 days ago