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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 6 months to 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
England > London
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 783 556 547
Rank change year-on-year -227 -9 +27
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 131 118 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.05% 2.08% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 97 62 46
10th Percentile £58,750 £53,875 £60,000
25th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £67,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £95,000 £77,500 £74,500
Median % change year-on-year +22.58% +4.03% +2.76%
75th Percentile £116,250 £92,500 £83,438
90th Percentile £138,750 £105,000 £101,250
England median annual salary £90,000 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +16.13% +3.33% +3.45%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12,459 5,682 4,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.46% 13.82% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5,476 3,656 3,143
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +6.56%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - +10.00%

MiFID
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing MiFID as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for MiFID in London

MiFID
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MiFID in London.

Salary trend for MiFID in London

MiFID
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing MiFID in London over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

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 6 months to 29 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -45 26 £85,000 +1.49% 2
East London - 1 £75,000 - 1
MiFID
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, IT jobs citing MiFID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 107 (81.68%) Finance
2 59 (45.04%) EMIR
3 52 (39.69%) Banking
4 42 (32.06%) Derivative
5 40 (30.53%) Business Analysis
5 40 (30.53%) Agile
6 38 (29.01%) Investment Management
7 31 (23.66%) Data Management
8 30 (22.90%) Git (software)
8 30 (22.90%) Front Office
8 30 (22.90%) Charles River
9 29 (22.14%) SQL
10 28 (21.37%) Migration
10 28 (21.37%) SaaS
11 27 (20.61%) QA
12 26 (19.85%) Investment Banking
12 26 (19.85%) Scrum
12 26 (19.85%) Windows
13 25 (19.08%) Unix
14 23 (17.56%) Regression Testing
14 23 (17.56%) Dependency Management
15 22 (16.79%) Relational Database
15 22 (16.79%) Build Automation
15 22 (16.79%) Gradle
15 22 (16.79%) Jenkins
15 22 (16.79%) Inversion of Control
15 22 (16.79%) Reverse Engineering
15 22 (16.79%) Spring
15 22 (16.79%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (16.79%) TDD

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 11 (8.40%) Confluence
2 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.76%) Fidessa
2 1 (0.76%) SunGard Martini
2 1 (0.76%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.37%) SaaS
2 5 (3.82%) Azure
2 5 (3.82%) Collibra
2 5 (3.82%) Slack
3 4 (3.05%) AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) WebEx
2 3 (2.29%) ADSL
2 3 (2.29%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (2.29%) LAN
2 3 (2.29%) MD110
2 3 (2.29%) MPLS
2 3 (2.29%) PABX
2 3 (2.29%) WAN
2 3 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.53%) BGP
3 2 (1.53%) Internet
3 2 (1.53%) OSPF
3 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) DB2
1 22 (16.79%) PostgreSQL
1 22 (16.79%) RDBMS
1 22 (16.79%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.34%) Big Data
3 7 (5.34%) Metadata
4 5 (3.82%) Ataccama
5 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.76%) KDB
6 1 (0.76%) Kdb+
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (22.90%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.79%) Bitbucket Server
2 22 (16.79%) Eclipse
2 22 (16.79%) Gradle
2 22 (16.79%) IntelliJ
2 22 (16.79%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.63%) JIRA
4 8 (6.11%) Subversion
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.76%) Zephyr
General
1 107 (81.68%) Finance
2 52 (39.69%) Banking
3 30 (22.90%) Front Office
4 26 (19.85%) Investment Banking
5 19 (14.50%) Social Skills
6 11 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.11%) Advertising
8 6 (4.58%) Presentation Skills
9 5 (3.82%) Back Office
9 5 (3.82%) International Banking
10 4 (3.05%) Financial Institution
10 4 (3.05%) Legal
11 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
12 2 (1.53%) Retail
13 1 (0.76%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 59 (45.04%) Analyst
2 51 (38.93%) Business Analyst
3 40 (30.53%) Developer
4 30 (22.90%) Financial Analyst
5 29 (22.14%) Finance Business Analyst
6 27 (20.61%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 26 (19.85%) Charles River Analyst
8 22 (16.79%) Java Developer
9 18 (13.74%) Lead Developer
9 18 (13.74%) Lead Java Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Regulatory Business Analyst
10 11 (8.40%) Report Analyst
11 9 (6.87%) Data Manager
11 9 (6.87%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
12 8 (6.11%) .NET Developer
12 8 (6.11%) .NET Web Developer
12 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (6.11%) C# Developer
12 8 (6.11%) C++ Developer
12 8 (6.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.79%) Spring
1 22 (16.79%) Spring Boot
2 16 (12.21%) XML
3 8 (6.11%) .NET
3 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET Core
3 8 (6.11%) Blazor
3 8 (6.11%) CSS
3 8 (6.11%) HTML
3 8 (6.11%) HTML5
3 8 (6.11%) JSON
3 8 (6.11%) React
3 8 (6.11%) XSL
4 4 (3.05%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.76%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 42 (32.06%) Derivative
2 16 (12.21%) Equities
3 13 (9.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (8.40%) Market Risk
5 9 (6.87%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (6.11%) Exotic Derivative
6 8 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (5.34%) Fixed Income
8 5 (3.82%) Reference Data
8 5 (3.82%) Taxonomies
8 5 (3.82%) User Experience
8 5 (3.82%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (2.29%) ASIC
10 3 (2.29%) Credit Risk
10 3 (2.29%) Handset
10 3 (2.29%) iPhone
10 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.29%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.85%) Windows
2 25 (19.08%) Unix
3 3 (2.29%) AIX
3 3 (2.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.53%) Agile
1 40 (30.53%) Business Analysis
2 38 (29.01%) Investment Management
3 31 (23.66%) Data Management
4 28 (21.37%) Migration
5 26 (19.85%) Scrum
6 23 (17.56%) Dependency Management
6 23 (17.56%) Regression Testing
7 22 (16.79%) Build Automation
7 22 (16.79%) Functional Programming
7 22 (16.79%) Inversion of Control
7 22 (16.79%) Reverse Engineering
7 22 (16.79%) TDD
8 17 (12.98%) Fintech
9 14 (10.69%) Risk Management
10 12 (9.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (9.16%) Validation
11 10 (7.63%) Asset Management
11 10 (7.63%) Mathematics
12 9 (6.87%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.14%) SQL
2 22 (16.79%) Java
3 10 (7.63%) C++
3 10 (7.63%) PL/SQL
3 10 (7.63%) Python
4 9 (6.87%) C#
5 8 (6.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (9.92%) Degree
2 9 (6.87%) Master's Degree
3 8 (6.11%) PhD
4 2 (1.53%) CEH
4 2 (1.53%) CISA
4 2 (1.53%) CISSP
4 2 (1.53%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (1.53%) CREST Certified
4 2 (1.53%) MCSE
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.53%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (45.04%) EMIR
2 27 (20.61%) QA
3 12 (9.16%) GDPR
4 11 (8.40%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (6.87%) Data Quality
6 3 (2.29%) PSD2
7 2 (1.53%) COREP
7 2 (1.53%) FINREP
7 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (1.53%) NIST
7 2 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.76%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.76%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 30 (22.90%) Charles River
2 22 (16.79%) Sybase
3 13 (9.92%) Oracle
4 5 (3.82%) Informatica
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.29%) BT
5 3 (2.29%) Cisco
5 3 (2.29%) Meraki
5 3 (2.29%) Mitel
6 2 (1.53%) Calypso
6 2 (1.53%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.53%) FIS
6 2 (1.53%) Google
6 2 (1.53%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.76%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.76%) Murex
7 1 (0.76%) SunGard