MiFID Jobs in London

Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
England > London

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 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 467 595 702
Rank change year-on-year +128 +107 -237
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 7 83 86
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 1.21% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 62 61
10th Percentile £70,750 £52,500 £55,000
25th Percentile £77,500 £60,813 £67,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £92,500 £81,397 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +8.53% +7.14%
75th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £102,250 £99,750 £108,750
England median annual salary £83,750 £81,397 £75,000
% change year-on-year +2.89% +8.53% +3.45%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,124 6,832 8,683
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 14.52% 17.11% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,467 4,426 5,019
10th Percentile £36,000 £40,000 £39,950
25th Percentile £51,250 £50,968 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,491 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.95% +3.85% -
75th Percentile £89,125 £89,852 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

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 27 February 2024.

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 27 February 2024. 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 +63 4 £82,500 -5.71%
MiFID
England

MiFID
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg AIM
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Social Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Product Owner
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Production Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Quantitative Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Python Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Quantitative Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (28.57%) Equities
2 2 (28.57%) Product Ownership
3 1 (14.29%) Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Exotic Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
3 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (14.29%) SWIFT Messaging Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile
1 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Change
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Attestation
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Economics
2 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Market Surveillance
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Model Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Order Management
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Stochastic Calculus
2 1 (14.29%) Trade Surveillance
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Master's Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) EMIR
2 2 (28.57%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (14.29%) Basel II
3 1 (14.29%) COBIT
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (14.29%) NIST
3 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
1 1 (14.29%) Charles River
1 1 (14.29%) MarketAxess
1 1 (14.29%) Tradeweb