Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a MiFID Business Analyst was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst - MiFID
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1137 1157 1275
Rank change year-on-year +20 +118 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a MiFID Business Analyst 45 68 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.036% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.037% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 29
UK median annual salary £70,000 £68,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -1.79% -17.65%
10th Percentile £57,500 £53,225 £41,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,125 £94,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

MiFID Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured MiFID Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MiFID Business Analyst in the UK

MiFID Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MiFID Business Analyst in the UK

MiFID Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MiFID Business Analyst over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MiFID Business Analyst in the UK

MiFID Business Analyst
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID Business Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 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
England -6 44 £70,000 +1.82% 3
London -26 44 £70,000 +1.82% 3
UK excluding London +42 1 £60,000 -
Scotland - 1 £60,000 -

MiFID Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, MiFID Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring MiFID Business Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) MiFID
2 30 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 28 (62.22%) Banking
4 24 (53.33%) Finance
5 23 (51.11%) Fixed Income
6 22 (48.89%) Derivative
6 22 (48.89%) Investment Banking
7 21 (46.67%) Equities
8 18 (40.00%) Degree
9 17 (37.78%) GAP Analysis
10 13 (28.89%) SQL
11 11 (24.44%) Front Office
12 9 (20.00%) EMIR
13 7 (15.56%) Wealth Management
13 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
14 6 (13.33%) SDLC
14 6 (13.33%) Investment Management
15 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (11.11%) Project Management
16 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
16 4 (8.89%) UML
16 4 (8.89%) JIRA
16 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
16 4 (8.89%) Dodd-Frank
16 4 (8.89%) AIFMD
16 4 (8.89%) Solvency II
17 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
17 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
17 3 (6.67%) Computer Science

MiFID Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (4.44%) LatentZero
1 2 (4.44%) Markit EDM
1 2 (4.44%) Minerva
1 2 (4.44%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
General
1 28 (62.22%) Banking
2 24 (53.33%) Finance
3 22 (48.89%) Investment Banking
4 11 (24.44%) Front Office
5 3 (6.67%) Advertising
5 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.44%) Back Office
6 2 (4.44%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (51.11%) Fixed Income
2 22 (48.89%) Derivative
3 21 (46.67%) Equities
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.44%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (4.44%) Swaptions
6 1 (2.22%) Fintech
6 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 17 (37.78%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.56%) Wealth Management
4 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 6 (13.33%) Investment Management
4 6 (13.33%) SDLC
5 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.89%) UML
7 3 (6.67%) Change Management
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C
2 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) CFA
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (100.00%) MiFID
2 9 (20.00%) EMIR
3 4 (8.89%) AIFMD
3 4 (8.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (8.89%) Solvency II
4 2 (4.44%) GDPR
4 2 (4.44%) UCITS
5 1 (2.22%) PMO
5 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Charles River
2 2 (4.44%) Fidessa
2 2 (4.44%) GoldenSource
3 1 (2.22%) Avaloq