Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 - 362
Rank change year-on-year - +362 -
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.054% - 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.45% - 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
North West median annual salary - - £55,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% -3.33%

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 the North West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1542 1425 1669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.91% 12.02% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 1138 1366
North West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,575 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

MiFID
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing MiFID as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for MiFID in the North West

MiFID
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for MiFID in the North West

MiFID
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 September 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 4 - - 1
Cheshire - 3 - -
MiFID
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North West region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Pega
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
2 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) EMIR
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) Credit Derivative

MiFID
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) IBM Blueworks
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
2 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) EMIR
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Pega
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft