The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 438 -
Permanent jobs citing MiFID 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.022% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £70,000 -
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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 1664 2526 2870
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.49% 13.86% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 2011 2278
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

MiFID
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

MiFID
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MiFID in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) EMIR
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery

MiFID
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Payments Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) EMIR