The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 157 162
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 7 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.26% 1.43% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £70,000 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £53,550
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% +33.33%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 215 350 459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 7.92% 12.21% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 113 200 317
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

MiFID
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

MiFID
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for MiFID in Scotland

MiFID
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Glasgow - 7 £62,500 - 4
MiFID
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 11 (78.57%) Scrum
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Banking
2 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 9 (64.29%) JSON
2 9 (64.29%) Domain-Driven Design
2 9 (64.29%) Gradle
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) DB2
2 9 (64.29%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
2 9 (64.29%) EMIR
2 9 (64.29%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (57.14%) OTC Derivatives
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 8 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (57.14%) Ant
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (57.14%) Perforce
3 8 (57.14%) Hudson
3 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) Derivative
3 8 (57.14%) Maven
4 6 (42.86%) Microservices
5 5 (35.71%) Anti-Money Laundering

MiFID
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) DB2
1 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Gradle
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) Ant
2 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) Hudson
2 8 (57.14%) Maven
3 4 (28.57%) Concordion
3 4 (28.57%) JBehave
4 3 (21.43%) JUnit
5 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
5 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (78.57%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Legal
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Back Office
4 1 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
6 2 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (14.29%) Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Project Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (7.14%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) MiFID Project Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Delivery Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) JSON
1 9 (64.29%) Spring
1 9 (64.29%) XML
2 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (7.14%) Guice
4 1 (7.14%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Derivative
1 8 (57.14%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) Domain-Driven Design
2 9 (64.29%) OO
3 8 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (42.86%) Microservices
5 5 (35.71%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) Refactoring
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
9 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) Dodd-Frank
1 9 (64.29%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Perforce
2 2 (14.29%) Avaloq
2 2 (14.29%) Charles River
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